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]
E-Mail koshimura@tsunami2.civil.tohoku.ac.jp
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
Publications
  1. Reviewed Journal Articles
  2. Proceedings
  3. Invited Presentations
  4. Presentations