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Graphical abstract of Asano and Iwata (2019)

Source rupture process of the 2018 Hokkaido Eastern Iburi earthquake deduced from strong-motion data considering seismic wave propagation in three-dimensional velocity structure
Paper by Asano and Iwata was published in EPS!
Asano, K. and T. Iwata, Earth Planets Space, 71:101, doi:10.1186/s40623-019-1080-0, 2019.

PGV/PGA distribution of the 2018 northern Osaka earthquake

Northern Osaka Earthquake (MJMA6.1) on June 18, 2018
We are working on the MJMA6.1 crustal earthquake occurring in the northern part of the Osaka prefecture on June 18, 2018. Left figure shows the observed PGA and PGV distribution of this event.

Graphical abstract of Hallo et al. (2019)

Seismotectonics of the 2018 northern Osaka M6.1 earthquake and its aftershocks: joint movements on strike-slip and reverse faults in inland Japan
Paper by Hallo et al. was published in EPS!
Hallo, M., I. Opršal, K. Asano, and F. Gallovič, Earth Planets Space, 71:34, doi:10.1186/s40623-019-1016-8, 2019.

Microtremor Array Survey in the Yatsushiro Plain

Microtremor Array Survey in the Yatsushiro Plain, Kumamoto

Near-fault ground motions during the 2016 Kumamoto earthquake

2016 Kumamoto Earthquake
Information for our studies on the 2016 Kumamoto earthquake sequence is available here!

VSP Exploration in Wakayama along the Median Tectonic Line Fault System

VSP Exploration at the Median Tectonic Line


JpGU-AGU Joint Meeting 2020 Virtual Meeting
A paper titled Denoising ambient seismic field correlation functions with convolutional autoencoders was published in GJI (Viens and Van Houtte, 2020, GJI)
A paper on the source model of the 2016 Meinong, Taiwan, earthquake was published in JGR (Chen et al., 2019, JGR)
A paper on ground motion modeling in the Kachchh rift zone was published in PEPI (Mandal and Asano, 2019, PEPI)
Special Lecture by Prof. Hiroe Miyake (University of Tokyo)
A paper on the source process of the 2018 Hokkaido Eastern Iburi earthquake was published in EPS (Asano and Iwata, EPS)
SSJ 2019 Fall Meeting in Kyoto
A paper on the seismotectonics of the 2018 northern Osaka earthquake was published in EPS (Hallo et al., EPS)
Information on the Northern Osaka earthquake on June 18, 2018
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