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]
TEL +81-22-795-7516
FAX +81-22-795-7514
Principal Research Activities
  • Numerical modeling of long-wave propagation and coastal inundation
  • Tsunami damage estimation
  • Warning systems
  • Remote Sensing and GIS
Awards and Honors
  • Mohammed El-Sabh 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 on--ridge 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
  1. Reviewed Journal Articles
  2. Proceedings
  3. Invited Presentations
  4. Presentations