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4. Seismology

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  1. We propose a reference site for the site effect study in and around the Kathmandu valley, Nepal. The used data were the accelerograms recorded at two stations, DMG and KKA, and velocity seismograms co-recorde...

    Authors: Mukunda Bhattarai, Lok Bijaya Adhikari, Umesh Prasad Gautam, Laurent Bollinger, Bruno Hernandez, Toshiaki Yokoi and Takumi Hayashida
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:81
  2. We have developed a near-field tsunami forecast system based on an automatic centroid moment tensor (CMT) estimation using regional broadband seismic observation networks in the regions of Indonesia, the Phili...

    Authors: Daisuke Inazu, Nelson Pulido, Eiichi Fukuyama, Tatsuhiko Saito, Jouji Senda and Hiroyuki Kumagai
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:73
  3. Repeating M5-class earthquakes occurred with a regular recurrence interval on the plate boundary offshore Kamaishi before the 2011 M9 Tohoku-oki earthquake. Since this event, 11 repeating events of M5–M6 have occ...

    Authors: Shingo Yoshida, Naoyuki Kato and Jun’ichi Fukuda
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:71
  4. The 2015 Gorkha earthquake and its aftershocks caused severe damage mostly in Nepal, while countries around the Himalayan region were warned for decades about large Himalayan earthquakes and the seismic vulner...

    Authors: Hiroaki Kobayashi, Kazuki Koketsu, Hiroe Miyake, Nobuo Takai, Michiko Shigefuji, Mukunda Bhattarai and Soma Nath Sapkota
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:66
  5. Historical documents in Korea and China report abnormal waves in the sea and rivers close to the date of the 1707 Hoei earthquake, which occurred in the Nankai Trough, off southwestern Japan. This indicates th...

    Authors: SatByul Kim, Tatsuhiko Saito, Eiichi Fukuyama and Tae-Seob Kang
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:64
  6. We numerically simulated the propagation of tsunami waves with finite difference methods by using perfectly matched layer (PML) boundary conditions to effectively eliminate artificial reflections from model bo...

    Authors: Takuto Maeda, Hiroaki Tsushima and Takashi Furumura
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:63
  7. High-quality data concerning the Tohoku Earthquake (M9.0) on March 11, 2011, were obtained from the deep borehole observation network (maximum depth of 1030 m; epicentral distance of approximately 600 km) of the ...

    Authors: Hiroshi Ishii and Yasuhiro Asai
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:61
  8. Strong ground motions from the 2015 Mw 7.8 Gorkha, Nepal, earthquake and its eight aftershocks recorded by a strong-motion seismograph at Kantipath (KATNP), Kathmandu, were analyzed to assess the ground-motion...

    Authors: Yadab P. Dhakal, Hisahiko Kubo, Wataru Suzuki, Takashi Kunugi, Shin Aoi and Hiroyuki Fujiwara
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:58
  9. Since the 2004 Sumatra–Andaman earthquake (M w 9.2), the northwestern part of the Sumatran island has been a high seismicity region. To evaluate the seismic hazard along the Great Sumatra...

    Authors: Takeo Ito, Endra Gunawan, Fumiaki Kimata, Takao Tabei, Irwan Meilano, Agustan, Yusaku Ohta, Nazli Ismail, Irwandi Nurdin and Didik Sugiyanto
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:57
  10. To understand temperature structure or magma distribution in the crust and uppermost mantle, it is essential to know their attenuation structure. This study estimated the 3-D S-wave attenuation structure in th...

    Authors: Tsutomu Takahashi, Koichiro Obana and Shuichi Kodaira
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:55
  11. The M7.8 April 25, 2015, Gorkha earthquake in Nepal was produced by a slip on the low-angle Main Himalayan Thrust, a décollement below the Himalaya that emerges at the surface in the south as the Himalayan Fro...

    Authors: Yasuhiro Kumahara, Deepak Chamlagain and Bishal Nath Upreti
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:53
  12. Broadband seismometers produce artifacts resembling long-period pulses (non-seismic pulses) that degrade centroid moment tensor (CMT) estimations based on waveform inversion of broadband seismic records in lon...

    Authors: Takahide Sakai, Hiroyuki Kumagai, Nelson Pulido, Jun Bonita and Masaru Nakano
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:50
  13. A source-type diagram is a visualization tool used to display earthquake sources, including double-couples, compensated linear vector dipoles, and isotropic deformation. Together with recent observations of no...

    Authors: Naofumi Aso, Kazuaki Ohta and Satoshi Ide
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:52
  14. Previous studies reported that the 2015 Gorkha earthquake (Mw 7.8), which occurred in Nepal, triggered landslides in mountainous areas. In Kathmandu, earthquake-induced land subsidence was identified by interp...

    Authors: Hiroshi P. Sato and Hiroshi Une
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:47
  15. The main goal of this study was to develop an updated and refined catalog of earthquakes in Taiwan (1900–2014) with homogenized M w magnitudes that are...

    Authors: Wen-Yen Chang, Kuei-Pao Chen and Yi- Ben Tsai
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:45

    The Erratum to this article has been published in Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:122

  16. Large Himalayan earthquakes expose rapidly growing populations of millions of people to high levels of seismic hazards, in particular in northeast India and Nepal. Calibrating vulnerability models specific to ...

    Authors: Soma Nath Sapkota, Laurent Bollinger and Frédéric Perrier
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:40
  17. In this study, we investigate the driving forces of plate motion, especially those of plate spin motion, that are related to the toroidal components of the global plate velocity field. In previous works, numer...

    Authors: Takeshi Matsuyama and Hikaru Iwamori
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:36

    The Erratum to this article has been published in Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:122

  18. We determined the three-dimensional shear wave velocity structure beneath the South Pacific superswell down to a depth of 200 km by analyzing fundamental Rayleigh wave records from permanent and temporary land...

    Authors: Takehi Isse, Hiroko Sugioka, Aki Ito, Hajime Shiobara, Dominique Reymond and Daisuke Suetsugu
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:33

    The Erratum to this article has been published in Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:122

  19. Sedimentary facies and micro-fossil analyses, and AMS14C dating were performed in order to reveal the water-level fall events and draining process of the lake (Paleo-Kathmandu Lake) that existed in the past in t...

    Authors: Harutaka Sakai, Rie Fujii, Misa Sugimoto, Ryoko Setoguchi and Mukunda Raj Paudel
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:31

    The Erratum to this article has been published in Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:122

  20. The characteristics of aftershock activity of the 2015 Gorkha, Nepal, earthquake (Mw 7.8) were evaluated. The mainshock and aftershocks were recorded continuously by the international Kathmandu strong motion s...

    Authors: Masayoshi Ichiyanagi, Nobuo Takai, Michiko Shigefuji, Subeg Bijukchhen, Tsutomu Sasatani, Sudhir Rajaure, Megh Raj Dhital and Hiroaki Takahashi
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:25
  21. In the southern Kanto region of Japan, where the Philippine Sea plate is descending at the Sagami trough, two different types of large interplate earthquakes have occurred repeatedly. The 1923 (Taisho) and 170...

    Authors: Toshinori Sato, Harutaka Higuchi, Takahiro Miyauchi, Kaori Endo, Noriko Tsumura, Tanio Ito, Akemi Noda and Mitsuhiro Matsu’ura
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:17
  22. The source rupture process of the 2015 Gorkha, Nepal, earthquake was estimated by the joint kinematic source inversion with near-field waveforms, teleseismic waveforms, and geodetic data. The estimated seismic...

    Authors: Hisahiko Kubo, Yadab P. Dhakal, Wataru Suzuki, Takashi Kunugi, Shin Aoi and Hiroyuki Fujiwara
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:16
  23. The Advanced Land Observing Satellite-2 (ALOS-2, “DAICHI-2”) has been observing Nepal with the Phased Array type L-band Synthetic Aperture Radar-2 (PALSAR-2) in response to an emergency request from Sentinel A...

    Authors: Ryo Natsuaki, Hiroto Nagai, Takeshi Motohka, Masato Ohki, Manabu Watanabe, Rajesh B. Thapa, Takeo Tadono, Masanobu Shimada and Shinichi Suzuki
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:15
  24. On 25 April 2015, a large earthquake of Mw 7.8 occurred along the Main Himalayan Thrust fault in central Nepal. It was caused by a collision of the Indian Plate beneath the Eurasian Plate. The epicenter was ne...

    Authors: Nobuo Takai, Michiko Shigefuji, Sudhir Rajaure, Subeg Bijukchhen, Masayoshi Ichiyanagi, Megh Raj Dhital and Tsutomu Sasatani
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:10
  25. We used simulation by the reciprocity method to visualize the distribution of Green’s function amplitudes in the source of a megathrust earthquake in the Nankai Trough and considered the effects of various are...

    Authors: Anatoly Petukhin, Ken Miyakoshi, Masato Tsurugi, Hiroshi Kawase and Katsuhiro Kamae
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2016 68:4
  26. We have successfully detected widely distributed ground displacements for the 2015 Gorkha earthquake by applying a ScanSAR-based interferometry analysis of Advanced Land Observing Satellite 2 (ALOS-2) L-band data...

    Authors: Tomokazu Kobayashi, Yu Morishita and Hiroshi Yarai
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2015 67:201
  27. Detailed mapping and radiocarbon dating of emergent marine sessile assemblages show that coseismic uplift occurred at 1256–950 BC, AD 1000–1270, AD 1430–1660, and AD 1506–1815 in the southern Izu Peninsula, centr...

    Authors: Akihisa Kitamura, Yuta Mitsui, Shigeto Kawate and Haeng Yoong Kim
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2015 67:197
  28. The 2011 Tohoku-Oki earthquake (Mw 9.0) produced a fault rupture that extended to the toe of the Japan Trench. The deformation and frictional properties beneath the forearc are keys that can help to elucidate ...

    Authors: Hiroaki Koge, Toshiya Fujiwara, Shuichi Kodaira, Tomoyuki Sasaki, Jun Kameda, Yujin Kitamura, Mari Hamahashi, Rina Fukuchi, Asuka Yamaguchi, Yohei Hamada, Juichiro Ashi and Gaku Kimura
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2014 66:153
  29. The Nankai Trough subduction zone in southwest Japan is a typical convergent margin where the Philippine Sea plate subducts in the northwest direction beneath the Eurasian plate, and devastating earthquakes ha...

    Authors: Toru Takeshita, Asuka Yamaguchi and Norio Shigematsu
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2014 66:144
  30. Multichannel seismic reflection lines image the subducting Pacific Plate to approximately 75 km seaward of the Japan Trench and document the incoming plate sediment, faults, and deformation front near the 2011...

    Authors: Brian Boston, Gregory F Moore, Yasuyuki Nakamura and Shuichi Kodaira
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2014 66:135
  31. We used push corers during manned submersible dives to obtain sediment samples of up to 30 cm from the subseafloor at the Oomine Ridge. The concentrations of B in pore water extracted from the sediment samples...

    Authors: Tomohiro Toki, Ryosaku Higa, Akira Ijiri, Urumu Tsunogai and Juichiro Ashi
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2014 66:137
  32. In the Hikurangi subduction zone, situated along the east coast of the North Island, New Zealand, where the old oceanic Pacific Plate is subducting beneath the Australian Plate, several slow slip events and te...

    Authors: Suguru Yabe, Satoshi Ide and Shoichi Yoshioka
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2014 66:142
  33. Tectonic mélange zones within ancient accretionary complexes include various styles of strain accommodation along subduction interfaces from shallow to deep. The ductile-brittle transition at shallower portion...

    Authors: Yoshitaka Hashimoto and Natsuko Yamano
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2014 66:141
  34. Triaxial shear tests on mudstone samples from the Shimanto Belt and the Boso accretionary complexes (SW Japan and central Japan) were carried out. Pre-exhumation burial depths in the two paleo-accretionary pri...

    Authors: Kai Schumann, Jan H Behrmann, Michael Stipp, Yuzuru Yamamoto, Yujin Kitamura and Christof Lempp
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2014 66:129
  35. The effects of temperature on the mechanics of deep earthquakes are investigated based on detailed seismic images of a horizontal portion of the Tonga slab (19°S to 22°S). The hypocenter distribution of deep e...

    Authors: Satoshi Kaneshima and Shoichi Yoshioka
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2014 66:138
  36. Heat flow measurements were conducted at four sites in the Nankai accretionary prism southeast of the Kii Peninsula, around the area where the megasplay fault reaches the surface, in conjunction with long-term...

    Authors: Makoto Yamano, Yoshifumi Kawada and Hideki Hamamoto
    Citation: Earth, Planets and Space 2014 66:126

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