Tsunamis

Case Studies and Recent Developments

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-3326-1 (Print) 978-1-4020-3331-5 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Case Studies

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      Pages 1-29

      1992–2002: Perspective on a Decade of Post-Tsunami Surveys

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      Pages 31-42

      The Fiordland Earthquake and Tsunami, New Zealand, 21 August 2003

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      Pages 43-56

      Timing and Scale of Tsunamis Caused by the 1994 Rabaul Eruption, East New Britain, Papua New Guinea

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      Pages 57-77

      Analysis of Tide-Gauge Records of the 1883 Krakatau Tsunami

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      Pages 79-96

      Model of Tsunami Generation by Collapse of Volcanic Eruption: The 1741 Oshima-Oshima Tsunami

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      Pages 97-113

      Tsunami Resonance Curve from Dominant Periods Observed in Bays of Northeastern Japan

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      Pages 115-134

      Delayed Peaks of Tsunami Waveforms at Miyako from Earthquakes East off Hokkaido

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      Pages 135-156

      Field Survey of the 2003 Tokachi-Oki Earthquake Tsunami and Simulation at the Ootsu Harbor Located at the Pacific Coast of Hokkaido, Japan

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      Pages 157-170

      Variability Among Tsunami Sources in the 17th–21st Centuries Along the Soutehrn Kuril Trench

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      Pages 171-192

      Holocene Tsunami Traces on Kunashir Island, Kurile Subduction Zone

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      Pages 193-201

      Distribution of Cumulative Tsunami Energy from Alaska-Aleutians to Western Canada

  2. Recent Developments

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      Pages 203-215

      Mapping the Possible Tsunami Hazard as the First Step Towards a Tsunami Resistant Community in Esmeraldas, Ecuador

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      Pages 217-230

      Progresses in the Assessment of Tsunami Genesis and Impacts around the Portuguese Coasts

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      Pages 231-240

      Quick Tsunami Forecasting Based on Database

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      Pages 241-258

      Adjoint Inversion of the Source Parameters of Near-Shore Tsunamigenic Earthquakes

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      Pages 259-277

      Experimental Design for Solid Block and Granular Submarine Landslides: A Unified Approach

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      Pages 279-292

      Effects of Coastal Forest on Tsunami Hazard Mitigation — A Preliminary Investigation

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      Pages 293-304

      Fluid Force on Vegetation Due to Tsunami Flow on a Sand Spit

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      Pages 305-317

      Hydro-Acoustic Monitoring on the Kamchatka Shelf: A Possibility of Early Location of Oceanic Earthquake and Local Tsunami Warning

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      Pages 319-340

      Electromagnetic Tsunami Monitoring: Theory and Recommendations