Carrier & Education 

  • Apr. 2017 - present : Assistant Professor - Earthquake Research Institute, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
  • Sep. 2016 - Mar. 2017: Postdoctoral Fellow - Department of Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences, The University of British Columbia, BC, Canada
  • Apr. 2016 - Aug. 2016: Postdoctoral Fellow - Earthquake Research Institute, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
  • Apr. 2013 - Mar. 2016: PhD in Department of Earth Planetary Science, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
  • Apr. 2011 - Mar. 2013: MS in Department of Earth Planetary Science, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

Publications 

  • Akuhara, T., Bostock, M. G., Plourde, A. P., & Shinohara, M. (2019). Beyond receiver functions: Green's function estimation by transdimensional inversion and its application to OBS data. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 124. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018JB016499
  • Akuhara, T. (2018), Fluid Distribution Along the Nankai-Trough Megathrust Fault off the Kii Peninsula, Springer Theses, https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-10-8174-3.
  • Akuhara, T., Mochizuki, K., Kawakatsu, H., & Takeuchi, N. (2017). A fluid-rich layer along the Nankai trough megathrust fault off the Kii Peninsula inferred from receiver function inversion. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 1–14. https://doi.org/10.1002/2017JB013965
  • Akuhara, T., Mochizuki, K., Kawakatsu, H., & Takeuchi, N. (2016). Non-linear waveform analysis for water-layer response and its application to high-frequency receiver function analysis using OBS array. Geophysical Journal International, 206(3), 1914–1920. https://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggw253
  • Akuhara, T., & Mochizuki, K. (2015). Hydrous state of the subducting Philippine Sea plate inferred from receiver function image using onshore and offshore data. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 120(12), 8461–8477. https://doi.org/10.1002/2015JB012336
  • Akuhara, T., & Mochizuki, K. (2014). Application of cluster analysis based on waveform cross-correlation coefficients to data recorded by ocean-bottom seismometers: results from off the Kii Peninsula. Earth, Planets and Space, 66(1), 80. https://doi.org/10.1186/1880-5981-66-80
  • Akuhara, T., Mochizuki, K., Nakahigashi, K., Yamada, T., Shinohara, M., Sakai, S., et al. (2013). Segmentation of the Vp/Vs ratio and low-frequency earthquake distribution around the fault boundary of the Tonankai and Nankai earthquakes. Geophysical Research Letters, 40(7), 1306–1310. https://doi.org/10.1002/grl.50223

Grants

  • Aug. 2017 - Mar. 2019: JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Research Activity start-up
  • Sep. 2016 - Mar. 2017: JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship for research abroad
  • Apr. 2014 - Mar. 2016: JSPS Research Fellowship for Young Scientist (for Doctoral Course Students)

Awards

  • Mar. 2016: Research Encouragement Award, School of Science, The University of Tokyo
  • Oct. 2015: Student Outstanding Presentation Award at Seismological Society of Japan fall meeting
  • May. 2015: Student Outstanding Presentation Award at JpGU Meeting 2015
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