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Tsunamis in the World Ocean

Past, Present and Future Volume II

Editors: Satake, K., Rabinovich, A., Kânoğlu, U., Tinti, S. (Eds.)

  • Reflects the current state of tsunami science
  • Includes case studies as well as computational modeling of tsunami generation
  • Presents research on tsunami forecasting and hazard assessments
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The tsunami from the 1960 Chilean earthquake affected the entire Pacific Ocean and motivated the international coordination of tsunami research and warning systems around the Pacific. However, the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami affected the entire world, and reminded that tsunamis are not a local or regional problem but a global issue.

 

This volume contains 15 papers, mostly presented at the 24th International Tsunami Symposium held on 14-16 July 2009 in Novosibirsk, Russia. They reflect the current state of tsunami science, including studies of recent tsunamis, tsunami statistics and warning, and modeling tsunami runup and inundation.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Tsunamis in the World Ocean
Book Subtitle
Past, Present and Future Volume II
Editors
  • Kenji Satake
  • Alexander Rabinovich
  • Utku Kânoğlu
  • Stefano Tinti
Series Title
Pageoph Topical Volumes
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Birkhäuser Basel
Copyright Holder
Springer Basel AG
Softcover ISBN
978-3-0348-0233-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
V, 234
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