Shunichi KOSHIMURA
Name 
Shunichi KOSHIMURA 
Professional Position 
Associate Professor of Civil Engineering 
Academic Degree 
Ph. D. (Engineering) 
Majors 
Tsunami Engineering, Civil Engineering 
Education 
Ph. D., Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University [March, 2000] 
EMail 
koshimura@tsunami2.civil.tohoku.ac.jp 
TEL 
+81227957516 
FAX 
+81227957514 
Principal Research Activities 
 Numerical modeling of longwave propagation and coastal inundation
 Tsunami damage estimation
 Warning systems
 Remote Sensing and GIS

Awards and Honors 
 Mohammed ElSabh Award of 2002, Natural Hazards Society, October, 2002 (A method for estimating casualties due to the tsunami inundation flow)
 Coastal Engineering Journal Award of 1999, Japan Society for Civil Engineers, November, 2000 (Propagation of obliquely incident tsunamis on a slope Part II, Characteristics of onridge tsunamis)

Academic Societies 
 American Geophysical Union (AGU)
 Japan Society of Civil Engineers (JSCE)
 Japan Society for Computational Engineering and Science (JSCES)
 Japan Associaiton for Earthquake Engineering
 Institute of Social Safety Science

Publications 
 Reviewed Journal Articles
 Goto, K., F. Imamura, S. Koshimura, and H. Yanagisawa, Observation and modeling of the environmental and human damage by the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami. In: Observations, Modeling and Economics of Extreme Events, Chavez, M., Fukugauchi, J (eds.), AGU Monograph, 2009 (accepted).
 Koshimura, S., Y. Namegaya and H. Yanagisawa, Tsunami Fragility  A new measure to assess tsunami damage, Journal of Disaster Research,Vol. 4, No. 6, pp.479488, 2009.
 Koshimura, S., T. Oie, H. Yanagisawa, and F. Imamura, Developing fragility functions for tsunami damage estimation using numerical model and posttsunami data from Banda Aceh, Indonesia, Coastal Engineering Journal, JSCE, Vol.51, No.3, pp.243273, 2009. [IF:0.692]
 Koshimura, S., M. Matsuoka and S. Kayaba, Integrated approach to assess the impact of tsunami disaster, Proceedings of ICOSSAR 2009, pp.23022307, 2009 (Safety, Reliability and Risk of Structures, Infrastructures and Engineering Systems, Furuta, Frangopol & Shinozuka (eds), Taylor & Francis, London, ISBN9780415475570).
 Suzuki, S., S. Koshimura and Y. Kawata, An Evaluation Method of Tsunami Vulnerability in Metropolitan Area Considering the Uncertainty Inherent in the Functionality of Coastal Facilities, Proceedings of ICOSSAR 2009, pp.23082315, 2009 (Safety, Reliability and Risk of Structures, Infrastructures and Engineering Systems, Furuta, Frangopol & Shinozuka (eds), Taylor & Francis, London, ISBN9780415475570).
 Takahashi, T., S. Koshimura, K. Harada, S. Suzuki, Y. Okumura and Y. Kawata : Tsunami Disaster Assessment in the Southwestern Pacific Countries due to Giant Earthquakes near Japan, Safety and Security Engineering III, WIT Press, pp.495516, doi:10.2495/SAFE090611, 2009.
 Santos, A., S. Koshimura, and F. Imamura, The 1755 Lisbon Tsunami : Tsunami Source Determination and its Validation, Journal of Disaster Research, Vol.4, No.1, pp.4152, 2009.
 Yanagisawa, H., S. Koshimura, K. Goto, T. Miyagi, F. Imamura, A. Ruangrassamee, and C. Tanavud, Damage of mangrove forest by the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami at Pakarang Cape and Namkem, Thailand, Polish Journal of Environmental Studies, Vol. 18, No. 1, 3542, 2009.[IF:0.627]
 Yanagisawa, H., S. Koshimura, K. Goto, T. Miyagi, F. Imamura, A. Ruangrassamee, and C. Tanavud, The reduction effects of mangrove forest on a tsunami based on field surveys at Pakarang Cape, Thailand and numerical analysis, Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 81, pp.2737, 2009. [IF:1.799]
 Koshimura, S., Y. Hayashi, K. Munemoto, and F. Imamura, Effect of the Emperor seamounts on transoceanic propagation of the 2006 Kuril Island earthquake tsunami, Geophysical Research letters,35, L02611, doi:10.1029/2007GL032129, 24, 2008. [IF:2.744]
 Iwabuchi, Y., S. Koshimura, and F. Imamura, Study on oil spread caused by the 1964 Niigata Earthquake Tsunami, Journal of Disaster Research, Vol.1, No.1, pp.157168, 2006.
 Imamura, F., S. Koshimura, K. Goto, H. Yanagisawa, and Y. Iwabuchi, Grobal Disaster due to the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami, Journal of Disaster Research, Vol.1, No.1, pp.131135, 2006.
 M. Hayashi, M. Kubo, E. Kobayashi, K. Ishida, S. Koshimura, and M. Shimanoue,The Proposal for the Tsunami Hazard Chart of Osaka Bay, Proceedings of Techno Ocean 2006, 2006.
 Fujima, K., Y. Shigihara, T. Tomita, K. Honda, H. Nobuoka, M. Hanzawa, H. Fujii, H. Ohtani, S. Orishimo, M. Tatsumi and S. Koshimura, Survey results of the indian ocean tsunami in the maldives, Coastal Engineering Journal, JSCE, 48 / 2 , pp.8197, 2006.[IF:0.692]
 Ruangrassamee, A., H. Yanagisawa, P. Foytong, P. Lukkunaprasit, S. Koshimura, and F. Imamura, Investigation of TsunamiInduced Damage and Fragility of Buildings in Thailand after the December 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami, Earthquake Spectra, Vol.22, No. S3, pp. S377S401, 2006 [IF:1.090]
 Koshimura, S., T. Katada, H. O. Mofjeld, Y. Kawata, A method for estimating casualties due to the tsunami inundation flow, Natural Hazards, 39, pp.265274, 2006. (Mohammed ElSabh Award of 2002受賞論文)[IF:0.989]
 Kubo, M., I. Cho, S. Sakakibara, E. Kobayashi, and S. Koshimura, The Influence of Tsunamis on Moored Ships and Ports, International Journal of Navigation and Port Research, Vol. 29, No. 4, pp.319325, 2005.
 Koike, N., T. Takahashi, K. Imai, Y. Tanioka, Y. Nishimura, K. Harada, S. Suzuki, K. Fujima, Y. Shigihara, Y. Namegaya, and S. Koshimura, Tsunami runup heights of the 2004 off the Kii peninsula earthquakes, Earth Planets Space, 57, pp.157160, 2005. [IF:1.188]
 Satake, K., T. Baba, K. Hirata, S.I. Iwasaki, T. Kato, S. Koshimura, J. Takenaka, and Y. Terada, Tsunami source of the 2004 off the Kii Peninsula earthquakes inferred from offshore tsunami and coastal tide gauges, Earth Planets Space, 57, pp.173178, 2005. [IF:1.188]
 Kato, T., Y. Terada, K. Ito, R. Hattori, T. Abe, T. Miyake, S. Koshimura, and T. Nagai, Tsunami due to the 2004 September 5th off the Kii peninsula earthquake, Japan, recorded by a new GPS buoy, Earth Planets Space, 57, pp.297301, 2005. [IF:1.188]
 Tanioka,Y., Y. Nishimura, K. Hirakawa, F. Imamura, I. Abe, Y. Abe, K. Shindou, H. Matsutomi, T. Takahashi, K. Imai, K. Harada, Y. Namegawa, Y. Hasegawa, Y. Hayashi, F. Nanayama, T. Kamataki, Y. Kawata, Y. Fukasawa, S. Koshimura, Y. Hada, Y. Azumai, K. Hirata, A. Kamikawa, A. Yoshikawa, T. Shiga, M. Kobayashi, and S. Masaka, Tsunami runup heights of the 2003 Tokachioki earthquake, Earth Planets Space, 56, pp.359365, 2004. [IF:1.188]
 Okal, A., Emile., L. Dengler, S. Araya, J. Borrero, B. Gomer, S. Koshimura, G. Laos, D. Olcese, M. Ortiz, M. Swensson, V. Titov, F. Vegas, Field Survey of the Camana, Peru Tsunami of June 23, 2001, Seismological Research Letters, Vol. 73, No.6, pp. 907920, 2002. [IF:1.916]
 Koshimura, S., H. O. Mofjeld, F. I . Gonzalez, A. L. Moore, Modeling the 1100 bp paleotsunami in Puget Sound, Washington, Geophysical Research Letters, American Geophysical Union, Vol.29, No.20, 9[14], 2002. (Nature誌Web版[Wave devastated Seattle area]に公開(Published online 28 October, doi:10.1038/news02102110, 2002) [IF:2.744]
 Koshimura, S., F. Imamura, and N. Shuto, Characteristics of Tsunamis Propagating over Oceanic Ridges, Natural Hazards, Vol. 24, No. 3, pp. 213229, 2001. [IF:0.989]
 Koshimura, S., F. Imamura, and N. Shuto, Characteristics of OnSlope Tsunami Propagation and the Accuracy of the Numerical Model, Tsunami Research at the End of a Critical Decade, Advances in Natural and Technological Hazards Research Vol. 18, Kluwer Academic Publishers, the Netherlands, pp.163178, 2001.
 Caminade, J.P., D, Charlie, U. Kanoglu, S., Koshimura, H., Matsutomi, A. Moore, C. Rushcher, C. Synolakis, and T. Takahashi, Vanuatu survey data aids study of earthquake and tsunami, Earth in Space, Vol.13, No. 8, pp.116, 2001.
 Caminade, P., C. Douglas, U. Kanoglu, S. Koshimura, H. Matsutomi, A. Moore, C. Ruscher, C. Synolakis, and T. Takahashi, Vanuatu Earthquake and Tsunami Cause Much Damage, Few Casualties, EOS, Trans. American Geophysical Union, 81, 52, pp.641, pp.646647, 2000.
 Koshimura, S., F. Imamura, and N. Shuto, Propagation of obliquely incident tsunamis on a slope Part II, Characteristics of onridge tsunamis, Coastal Engineering Journal, Japan Society of Civil Engineers, Vol.41, No.2, pp.165182, 1999. (Coastal Engineering Journal Award of 1999受賞論文) [IF:0.692]
 Koshimura, S., F. Imamura, and N. Shuto, Propagation of obliquely incident tsunamis on a slope Part I, Amplification of tsunamis on a continental slope , Coastal Engineering Journal, Japan Society of Civil Engineers, Vol.41, No.2, pp.151164, 1999.[IF:0.692]
 Proceedings
 Koshimura, S. and T. Araki, Developing a Tsunami Simulation Code with Lattice Boltzmann Method, Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference of Estuary & Coasts, pp.658664, 2009.
 Suppasri, A., F. Imamura and S. Koshimura, Tsunami casualty risk to coastal population neighboring the Indian Ocean and South China Sea, Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference of Estuary & Coasts, pp.642649, 2009
 Koshimura, S., M. Matsuoka, and S. Kayaba, Tsunami hazard and structural damage inferred from the numerical model, aerial photos and SAR imageries, Proceedings of the 7th International Workshop on Remote Sensing for Post Disaster Response (CDROM), 2009.
 Kayaba, S. and S. Koshimura, Satellite image classification for detecting tsunami impact, Proceedings of the 7th International Workshop on Remote Sensing for Post Disaster Response (CDROM), 2009.
 Koshimura, S. and S. Kayaba, Tsunami damage detection using highresolution optical satellite imagery, Proceedings of the 6th International Workshop on Remote Sensing for Post Disaster Response (CDROM), 2008.
 Kobayashi, E., S. Koshimura, S. Yoneda and N. Wakabayashi, Guidelines and considerations for ship evacuation from a tsunami attack, Proceedings of the 9th Annual General Assembly International Association of Maritime Universities, pp.385398, 2008.
 Kobayashi, E., S. Koshimura, S. Yoneda, Guidelines for ship evacuation from a tsunami attack, Proceedings of the 18th. International Offshore Conference and Polar Engineering Conference (ISOPE2008), pp.536542, 2008.
 Koshimura, S., Research Perspective for Global Tsunami Model to Comprehend the Impact of Great Tsunami Disaster, Proceedings of the 2nd. International Conference on Urban Disaster Reduction, November, 2007.
 Koshimura, S. and H. Yanagisawa, Developing fragility functions for tsunami damage estimation using the numerical model and satellite imagery, Proceedings of the 5th International Workshop on Remote Sensing for Post Disaster Response, 2007.
 Koshimura, S., T. Oie, H. Yanagisawa, and F. Imamura, Vulnerability estimation in Banda Aceh using the tsunami numerical model and the posttsunami survey data, Proceedings of the 4th International Workshop on Remote Sensing for Post Disaster Response, 2006.
 Imamura, F., S. Koshimura, K. Goto, H. Yanagisawa, and Y. Iwabuchi, Global disaster due to the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami. Proceedings of Third international Conference on Urban Earthquake Engineering, pp.205210, 2006.
 Santos, A., S. Koshimura, and F. Imamura, Numerical Model for TransOceanic Propagation of the 26th December 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami, Proceedings of the International Conference for the 250th Anniversary of the 1755 Lisbon Earthquake, Lisbon, Portugal, pp. 677680, 2005.
 Koshimura, S. and M. Takashima, Remote Sensing, GIS, and Modeling Technologies Enhance the Synergic Capability to Comprehend the Impact of Great Tsunami Disaster, Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Remote Sensing for Post Disaster Response, 2005.
 Takashima, M., S. Koshimura and K. Meguro, Development of Possible Tsunami Exposure Estimation Module for Tsunami Disaster Response, Proceedings of the 4th International Symposium on New Technologies for Urban Safety of Mega Cities in Asia, Singapore, October, 2005.
 Sakakibara, S., M. Kubo, E. Kobayashi, S. Koshimura, Dynamic behavior of moored ship motions induced by initial attack of large scaled tsunami, Proceedings of OMAE2005, 24th International conference on offshore mechanics and arctic engineering,OMAE200567494, 2005.
 Koshimura, S., S. Suzuki, Y. Murata, Y. Terada, Y. Kawata, T. Kato, and F. Imamura, Building a Cooperative Network for Disaster Management of the Next ToNankai and Nankai Earthquake Tsunami, The Proceedings of the 1st. International Conference on Urban Disaster Reduction, January, 2005.
 Kato, T., Y. Terada, S. Koshimura, and T. Nagai, A new GPS buoy established offshore Muroto for early tsunami detection and warning, The Proceedings of the 1st. International Conference on Urban Disaster Reduction, January, 2005.
 Kawata, Y., S. Suzuki, and S. Koshimura, A Probabilistic Method for Evaluation of Tsunami Disaster Reduction Systems, The Proceedings of the 1st. International Conference on Urban Disaster Reduction, January, 2005.
 Kawata, Y., Y. Okumura, S. Koshimura, and K. Fujima, On an accuracy of the numerical model of tsunami propagation to predict edge waves trapped on a continental shelf, The Proceedings of the 1st. International Conference on Urban Disaster Reduction, January, 2005.
 Tanioka, Y., Y. Nishimura, K. Hirakawa, F. Imamura, I. Abe, Y. Abe, K. Shindou, H. Matsutomi, T. Takahashi, K. Imai, K. Fujima, K. Harada, Y. Namegaya, Y. Hasegawa, Y. Hayashi, A. Yoshikawa, T. Siga, A. Kamikawa, M. Kobayash, S. Masaka, T. Kamataki, F. Nanayama, K. Satake, Y. Kawata, Y. Fukasawa, S. Koshimura, Y. Hada, Y. Azumai and K. Hirata, Field survey of the 2003 Tokachioki earthquake tsunami and simulation at the Ootsu harbor located at the Pacific coast of Hokkaido, Japan, The Proceedings volume of the 2003 IUGG Tsunami Symposium and Tsunamis in the South Pacific Workshop, 2005.
 Kawata, Y., T. Takahashi, S. Koshimura, N. Koike, Y. Karatani, S. Suzuki, Y. Okumura, Disaster Assessment of Giant Tsunamis along the Nankai Trough,The 13th Proceedings of the World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, July, 2004.(CDROM)
 Koshimura, S., A. Moore, and H. O. Mofjeld, Simulation of paleotsunamis in Puget Sound, Washington, The Proceedings of International Tsunami Symposium, pp.761773, Seattle, USA, August, 2001.
 Koshimura, S. and H. O. Mofjeld, Inundation modeling of local tsunamis in Puget Sound, Washington, due to potential earthquakes, The Proceedings of International Tsunami Symposium, pp.861873, Seattle, USA, August, 2001.
 Okal, E., S. Araya, J. Borrero, L. Dengler, B. Gomer, S. Koshimura, G. Laos, R. Olcese, M. Ortiz, M. Swensson, V. Titov, and F. Vegas, The Peruvian tsunami of 23 June 2001 : Preliminary repot by the International Tsunami Survey Team, The Proceedings of International Tsunami Symposium, pp.377378, Seattle, USA, August, 2001. http://nthmphistory.pmel.noaa.gov/its2001/
 International Tsunami Survey Team, Impacts of the 2001 Peru Tsunami in Camana, The Proceedings of International Tsunami Symposium, pp.409, Seattle, USA, August, 2001.
 Imamura, F., S. Koshimura, H. Iwasa, S. Imoto, K. Sato, and N. Shuto, TIMING : Sanriku network for the exchange of tsunami information, The Proceedings of International Tsunami Symposium, pp.589593, Seattle, USA, August, 2001.
 Invited Presentations
 Workshop on Research and Development in Simulationbased Engineering and Science Sponsored by 21COE Mechanical Systems Innovation, Developing Fragility Functions for Tsunami Damage Estimation Using Numerical Models and PostTsunami Survey Data From Banda Aceh, Indonesia, 17, Dec. 2007.
 Institute of Technology Bandung HalfDay Seminar Role of University in Earthquake and Tsunami Research Development, Numerical Modeling of Tsunami Inundation within the city of Banda Aceh, 22, June, 2006.
 International Workshop on Emergency Response and Rescue, Taiwan, Cooperative Network for Tsunami Disaster Reduction and Preparedness against the Next Tonankai and Nankai Earthquake Tsunami, 31, October, 2005.
 3rd International Workshop on Remote Sensing for PostDisaster Response, Remote Sensing, GIS, and Modeling Technologies Enhance the Synergic Capability to Comprehend the Impact of Great Tsunami Disaster, 13, September, 2005.
 The United Nations World Conference on Disaster Reduction, What happened in the Indian Ocean? Simulating a tsunami, 19, January, 2005.
 International Workshop on Tsunami Disaster Mitigation, Numerical Modeling of the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami, 17, January, 2005.
 Comprehensive research perspectives for possible tsunami disaster preparedness within coastal communities, Third Annual DPRIIIASA Meeting Integrated Disaster Risk Management : Coping with Regional Vulnerability, 4, July, 2003.
 Developing a comprehensive tsunami simulator for disaster preparedness in coastal communities, University of Southern California, Civil Engineering Seminar, 24, April, 2003.
 Presentations
 Koshimura, S. and Y. Namegaya, Tsunami Fragility : A New Measure for Estimating Tsunami Damage, Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS), August, 2009.
 Hayashi, Y., S. Koshimura and F. Imamura, Tsunami coda and tsunami envelope, Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS), August, 2009.
 Koshimura, S., H. Yanagisawa and T. Miyagi, Mangrove's fragility against tsunami, inferred from highresolution satellite imagery and numerical modeling, International Tsunami Symposium, July, 2009.
 Araki, T. and S. Koshimura, Numerical modeling of free surface flow using a Lattice Boltzmann Method, International Tsunami Symposium, July, 2009.
 Hashimoto , T., S. Koshimura and E. Kobayashi, Analysis of ship drifting motion by tsunami, International Tsunami Symposium, July, 2009.
 Koshimura, S. and S. Kayaba, Tsunami damage detection using highresolution optical satellite imagery, PACON 2008: Energy & Climate Change on June, 2008.
 Koshimura, S., M. Matsuoka, and S. Kayaba, MultiScale Approach to Assess the Impact of Major Tsunami Disaster, Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS), June, 2008.
 Hayashi, Y., S. Koshimura, and F. Imamura, Characteristics of the tsunami Coda observed in Japan due to the 2006 Kuril Island earthquake, Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS), June, 2008.
 Munemoto, K. S. Koshimura, and F. Imamura, A numerical analysis of the later phase tsunami accompanied with the earthquake occurred along The Kuril Trench, Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS), June, 2008.
 Koshimura, S., T. Oie, H. Yanagisawa, and F. Imamura, Fragility function of structures damaged by the inundation of the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami, The 21st Century COE (Earth Science) International Symposium, September 2007.
 Koshimura, S., Tsunami Vulnerability Assessment for the City of Banda Aceh using the Tsunami Numerical Model and the Posttsunami Survey Data, The International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG) Tsunami Session, July, 2007.
 Iwabuchi, Y., S. Koshimura and F. Imamura, Numerical experiment of the oil spread caused by the 1964 Niigata Earthquake Tsunami, The International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG) Tsunami Session, July, 2007.
 Santos, A., S. Koshimura, and F. Imamura, Reconsideration of the Tsunami Source Model of the 1755 Lisbon Tsunami, The International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG) Tsunami Session, July, 2007.
 Koshimura, S., T. Oie, H. Yanagisawa and F. Imamura, Numerical Modeling of Tsunami Inundation of Banda Aceh, by the 2004 Sumatra Earthquake, APRU/AEARU (Association of Pacfic Rim Universities) Research Symposium 2007.
 Koshimura, S., T. Oie, H. Yanagisawa, and F. Imamura, Vulnerability estimation in Banda Aceh using the tsunami numerical model and the posttsunami survey data, Fourth International Conference on Urban Earthquake Engineering, March, 2007.
 Terada, Y., T. Kato, T. Nagai. S. Koshimura, and K. Ito, Tsunami Observation System using GPS Technology GPS Tsunami Meter, PIANC, Book of Abstract,, 31st. PIANC Confress Paper, No.87, 2006
 Koshimura, S., M. Takashima, and K. Meguro, A Gisbased estimation of potential tsunami exposure along the coast of the Indian Ocean, International Meeting on Sumatran Earthquake Challenge, August, 2005.
 Satake, K., S. Koshimura, Y. Tanioka, Y. Terada, and T. Kato, Numerical modeling of the September 5, 2004 TokaidoOki earthquake tsunami, American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall meeting, 2004.
 Koshimura, S., T. Katada, N. Kuwasawa, A. Ishibashi, K. Meguro, Developing a comprehensive tsunami simulator for possible tsunami disaster preparedness in a coastal community, The International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG) 2003, July, 2003.
 Terada, Y. T. Kato, K. Ito, S. Nagata, T. Fujita, T. Abe, T. Miyake, T. Nagai, S. Koshimura, and S. Mityazaki, A New Tsunami Detection System using RTKGPS for Long Distance Observation, The International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG) 2003, p.B155, July, 2003.
 Koshimura, S., Developing a tool to diagnose tsunami evacuation plan in a coastal community, 28th Annual Workshop on Hazards Research and Applications, Boulder, Colorado, July, 2003.
 Koshimura, S., Multiple reflection of tsunamis incident on a Continental Slope, International Workshop on Tsunami Risk and Its Reduction in the Asia Pacific Region (TRIRAP), March, 2002.
 Moore, A., T. Jovanelly, F. Imamura, and S. Koshimura, 2002, Hydraulic inferences from tsunami deposits associated with the 26 November 1999 Vanuatu tsunami, International Workshop on Tsunami Risk and Its Reduction in the Asia Pacific Region (TRIRAP), March, 2002.
 Koshimura, S., T. Katada, H. Mofjeld, and Y. Kawata, A method for estimating casualties due to tsunami inundation flow, Hazards 2002, Ninth International Symposium on Natural and Humanmade Hazards, October, 2002.
 Okal E., S. Araya, J. C. Borrero, L. Dengler, G. Gomer, S. Koshimura, G. Laos, D. Olcese, M. Ortiz, M. Swensson, V. V. Titov, and F. Vegas, The Peruvian Tsunami of 23 June 2001: Preliminary report by the International Tsunami Survey Team, American Geophysical Union, 2001 Fall Meeting,82,47,F921, 2001.
 Titov V. V., S. Koshimura, M. Ortiz, and J. C. Borrero, Preliminary Simulation Results of the 23 June, 2001 Peruvian Tsunami, American Geophysical Union, 2001 Fall Meeting,82,47,F922, 2001.
 Koshimura, S., and H.O. Mofjeld, F. I. Gonz?lez, and V.V. Titov, Tsunamis in the Puget Sound regionNew program [abstract]. In Washington State Puget Sound Water Quality Action Team, Puget Sound research 2001 [Abstracts of Oral Presentations], p. 19., 2001.
 S. Koshimura and H. O. Mofjeld, Puget Sound Tsunamis  A New Partnership to Model and Map the Hazard, USGS/Project Impact Meeting, November 29, 2000.
 Moore, A.L., F. Imamura, H. Matsutomi, C. Synolakis, T. Takahashi, and S. Koshimura, Report on the damage caused by the 26 November 1999 tsunami in Vanuatu, South Pacific Applied Geoscience Commission 29th Annual Session, 2000.
 Moore, A. L., F. Imamura, and S. Koshimura, Evidence for a sandy tsunami deposit in western Ishigakijima, Japan, Hazards 2000, the 8th International Symposium on Natural and Technological Hazards, 2000.
 Koshimura, S., F. Imamura, and N. Shuto, The tsunami wave guide effect of the south honshu ridge, Hazards 2000, the 8th International Symposium on Natural and Technological Hazards, 2000.
 Koshimura, S., F. Imamura, and N. Shuto, Characteristics of long waves on a constant slope with a horizontal shelf, Okushiri Tsunami/UJNR Workshop, 1998.

