Tsunami: To survive from Tsunami (Second edition)

Susumu Murata, Fumihiko Imamura, Kazumasa Katoh, Yoshiaki Kawata, Shigeo Takahashi, Tomotsuka Takayama

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Abstract

The book is organized into two parts: the first part covers (i) the precious lessons obtained from recent actual tsunami disasters including the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami and 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake Disaster, (ii) fundamental knowledge of tsunami for our survival, and (iii) concludes the lessons learnt and listing measures for tsunami disaster mitigation for saving human lives. The second part presents tsunami from academic perspective in two chapters: one describes tsunami occurrence mechanism and near-shore behavior; the other mentions numerical simulation and forecasting of tsunami.

Original languageEnglish
PublisherWorld Scientific Publishing Co.
Number of pages461
ISBN (Electronic)9789813239395
ISBN (Print)9789813239388
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2018 Mar 2

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Earth and Planetary Sciences(all)
  • Engineering(all)

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