FRAGILE EARTH: Geological Processes from Global to Local Scales and Associated Hazards (4-7 September 2011)
Session No. 35 Wednesday, 7 September 2011
11:00-16:35, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München: A 016

Special Session: Recent Megathrust Earthquakes and Tsunamis: Observations and Processes II (LMU Fragile Earth Fund; GSA International Section; GSA Structural Geology and Tectonics Division)

Fumiko Taijima and Heiner Igel, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
 11:00 Introductory Remarks
35-111:05 MEGASPLAY FAULT AND SUBMARINE LANDSLIDE HISTORY IN THE NANKAI TROUGH, SW JAPAN: STRASSER, Michael, MARUM - Centre for Marine Environmental Sciences, University of Bremen, Leobener Strasse, Bremen 28359 Germany, mstrasser@marum.de
35-211:25 THE GREAT 2011 TOHOKU, JAPAN EARTHQUAKE (Mw9.0): AN UNEXPECTED EVENT: MORI, Jim, Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University, Gokasho, Uji, Kyoto 611-0011 Japan, mori@eqh.dpri.kyoto-u.ac.jp
35-311:55 ON THE SLIP DISTRIBUTION OF THE TOHOKU EARTHQUAKE OF MARCH 11, 2011, JAPAN: ATAKAN, K. and RAEESI, M., Department of Earth Science, University of Bergen, Allegt.41, Bergen, N-5007, Norway, Kuvvet.Atakan@geo.uib.no
35-412:15 STRUCTURAL CONTROLS ON THE MW 9.0 2011 OFFSHORE-TOHOKU EARTHQUAKE: KENNETT, Brian, Research School of Earth Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia, Brian.Kennett@anu.edu.au, GORBATOV, Alexei, Geoscience Australia, Canberra, ACT 2600, Australia, and KISER, Eric, Dept. of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Harvard University, 20 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
35-512:35 THE 2011 TOHOKU EARTHQUAKE (Mw9.0): PRECEDING SEISMIC ACTIVITY AND PLATE BOUNDARY COUPLING: TAJIMA, Fumiko, Earth and Enviromental. Sci, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich, Theresienstr. 41, Munich 80333 Germany, tajima@geophysik.uni-muenchen.de
 12:50 Lunch Break
35-614:00 WHAT WE LEARNED FROM THE 2011 MEGATHRUST EARTHQUAKE (M9.0) ALONG THE JAPAN TRENCH: PALEOSEISMOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVES: OKUMURA, Koji, Graduate School of Letters, Hiroshima University, Kagamiyama 1-2-3, Higashihiroshima 7398522 Japan, kojiok@hiroshima-u.ac.jp
35-714:30 OBSERVATIONS OF TOROIDAL FREE OSCILLATIONS WITH A RING LASER: THE M9 TOHOKU-OKI EVENT: IGEL, Heiner1, NADER-NIETO, Maria1, WASSERMANN, Joachim1, FERREIRA, Ana2, KURRLE, Dieter1, and SCHREIBER, Ulrich3, (1) Earth Sciences, LMU Munich, Theresienstr. 41, Munich, 80333, Germany, igel@geophysik.uni-muenchen.de, (2) Earth Sciences, University East Anglia, Norwich, NR4 7TJ, (3) Fundamentalstation, TUM, Kötzting, 93444, Germany
35-814:45 EXTRACURRICULAR GEOPHYSICS: OR WHEN INSTRUMENTS PICK UP WHAT THEY WERE NOT DESIGNED TO RECORD: OKAL, Emile, Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, emile@earth.northwestern.edu
35-915:05 GREAT CASCADIA EARTHQUAKES IN THE CONTEXT OF EPISODIC TREMOR AND SLIP (ETS): MELBOURNE, Timothy, Geological Sciences, Central Washington University, 400 E University Way, Ellensburg, WA 98926, tim@geology.cwu.edu
 15:25 Break
35-1015:45 DEFORMATION ASSOCIATED WITH THE MW 8.8 2010 MAULE, CHILE EARTHQUAKE: MELNICK, Daniel, Institute of Geosciences, University of Potsdam, Potsdam, 14476, Germany, melnick@geo.uni-potsdam.de, MORENO, Marcos, GFZ-Potsdam, Potsdam, 14473, Germany, CISTERNAS, Marco, Escuela de Ciencias del Mar, Universidad Católica de Valparaiso, Valparaiso, Valparaiso 1, Chile, WESSON, Robert L., U.S. Geological Survey, Denver, CO 80225, and MOTAGH, Mahdi, Helmholtz Center Potsdam, Potsdam, 14473, Germany
35-1116:05 THE FEB. 2010 M8.8 MAULE CHILE EARTHQUAKE: AFTERSHOCK STUDY FROM A TEMPORARY MARINE SEISMIC NETWORK AND THERMAL MODELING OF THE SUBDUCTION INTERFACE: GUTSCHER, Marc-Andre1, LEE, Chao-Shing2, KLINGELHOEFER, Frauke3, LIN, Jing-Yi4, and LIANG, Ching-Wei2, (1) Domaines Oceaniques UMR6538, CNRS, IUEM, Univ. Brest, Pl. N. Copernic, Plouzane, F-29280, France, gutscher@univ-brest.fr, (2) Dept. of Geophysics, National Taiwan Ocean University, Keelung, 202, Taiwan, (3) Geosciences Marines, Ifremer Centre de Brest, Pl. N. Copernic, Plouzane, F-29280, France, (4) Dept. of Earth Sciences, National Central University, Jhongli City, 32001, Taiwan
35-1216:20 REMOTE TRIGGERING OF DISPLACEMENT EVENTS ALONG THE AFZ (N-CHILE) MONITORED WITH THE IPOC CREEPMETER ARRAY: VICTOR, Pia1, ZIEGENHAGEN, Thomas1, GONZÁLEZ, Gabriel2, EWIAK, Oktawian1, and ONCKEN, Onno1, (1) GFZ Potsdam, Potsdam, 14473, pvictor@gfz-potsdam.de, (2) Dpto. Ciencias Geológicas, Universidad Católica del Norte, Avenida Angamos 0610, Antofagasta, Chile

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