Notice: Change of the program ”The 956th DANWAKAI”

※ Due to illness of the speaker, we have changed of the program.

All members concerned

                                       Earthquake Research Institute
The University of Tokyo
Kazushige Obara

Announcement of the 956th DANWAKAI


(Danwakai: ERI Holds “Danwakai”, a monthly meeting where its members present their most recent academic and technical achievements, on a Friday of every month. Danwakai is open to the public.)


Date: Friday, 20 January 13:30-

Place: ERI Bldg.2, 5th floor, Conference room1



  1. 13:30-13:45

TITLE: Rupture processes of the 2016 Kumamoto, Japan, earthquake sequence:

Causes for extreme ground motions



  1. 13:45-14:00

TITLE: Brittle to Quasi-brittle Transition: A Statistical Mechanical Study in a Heterogeneous System

AUTHOR: * Subhadeep ROY, Purusattam RAY (Institute of Mathematical Sciences)