Researcher Information

TANIOKA Yuuichiro


Research on great earthquake and generation of tsunami

Institute of Seismology and Volcanology, Ocean Bottom Seismology and Tsunami


Representative Achievements

Tanioka, Y., and A.R. Gusman, 2018, Near-field Tsunami Inundation Forecast Method Assimilating Ocean Bottom Pressure Data: A Synthetic Test for the 2011 Tohoku-oki Tsunami, Phys. Earth Planet. Int., 2018, 283, 82-91.
Tanioka, Y., A.G.C. Ramirez, and Y. Yamanaka, 2018, Simulation of a Dispersive Tsunami due to the 2016 El Salvador-Nicaragua Outer-Rise Earthquake (Mw 6.9), Pure and Applied Geophysics.
Tanioka, Y., M. Shibata, Y. Yamanaka, A.R. Gusman, and K. Ioki, 2019, Generation mechanism of large later phases of the 2011 Tohoku-oki tsunami causing damages in Hakodate, Hokkaido, Japan, Prog. Earth Planet. Sci., 6:30
Yamanaka, Y., Tanioka, Y., and Shina T., 2017, A long source area of the 1906 Colombia-Ecuador earthquake estimated from observed tsunami waveforms, Earth Planets and Space, 69:163, doi: 10.1186/s40623-017-0750-z Outer-Rise Earthquake (Mw 6.9), Pure and Applied Geophysics.
Tanioka, Y., 2017, Tsunami simulation method assimilating ocean bottom pressure data near a tsunami source region, Pure Appl. Geophys.
Academic background1996 Univerisity of Michigan PhD
1996-2003 JMA Meteorological Resrach Institute, researcher, senior reseracher
2003‐2009 Hokkaido Univeristy, Associate Professor
2009‐present Professor
Affiliated academic societySeismological Society in Japan
Room addressScience Building 2-214