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Fukashi MAENO

Affiliation:
Volcano Research Center
Earthquake Research Institute
The University of TOKYO
1-1-1, Yayoi, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, 113-0032, JAPAN
Tel: +81-3-5841-4779 Fax: +81-3-3812-6979
E-mail: fmaeno ["eri.u-tokyo.ac.jp" following @]




Education:
Mar.2001: B.S., Department of Mineralogy, Petrology, and Economic Geology, Faculty Science, TOHOKU Univ.
Mar.2003: M.S., Department of Earth Sciences, Graduate School of Science, TOHOKU Univ.
Mar.2006: PhD., Department of Earth Sciences, Graduate School of Science, TOHOKU Univ.

Professional Activities:
Apr.2006 -- Jun.2006: Postdoctoral Researcher, Division of Geodynamics, ERI, Univ. of TOKYO
Jul.2006 -- Mar.2007: Research Associate, Volcano Research Center, ERI, Univ. of TOKYO
Apr.2007 -- Jan.2017: Assistant Professor, Volcano Research Center, ERI, Univ. of TOKYO
Apr.2010 -- Apr.2012: JSPS Research Fellow, Department of Earth Sciences, Univ. of BRISTOL
Feb.2017 -- present: Associate Professor, Volcano Research Center, ERI, Univ. of TOKYO

Research Fields:
Volcanology, Sedimentology, Field Geology

Key Words:
Eruption dynamics, Pyroclastic density currents, Caldera-forming eruption, Tsunami, Hydrovolcanic process

Recent Studies:
# Transportation and sedimentation processes of pyroclasts
  • Pyroclastic fallouts/density currents from explosive eruptions [Shinmoedake (Kirishima), Ontake, Indonesian volcanoes by SATREPS project, Kikai caldera, etc.]
  • Dense granular flows from lava dome collapse [Soufriere Hills volcano, etc.]
  • Volcaniclastic turbidity currents [IODP expedition in Caribbean sea]
  • # Lava flows and domes
  • Volcanic island formation by lava effusion [Showa Iwojima, Nishinoshima]
  • # Volcanogenic tsunamis
  • Numerical studies of wave generation and propagation
    # Submarine calderas, Gigantic caldera-forming eruptions
  • Kikai caldera, Krakatau caldera, etc.
    # Past studies
    Vesuvio volcano AD 472 eruption (PI: M. Aoyagi, T. Fujii), Volcanic activities in Northern Mariana Islands (PI: S. Nakada), Myojinsho caldera (PI: T. Shimano), Geology and petrology of Baitoushan volcano and Gaima lava plateau, China (PI: H. Taniguchi), MOVE (Mobile Observatory for Volcanic Explosions) Project (PI: H. Taniguchi), etc.

  • Montserrat in the Lesser Antilles, taken from RRS James Cook
    First Detailed Underwater Survey of Huge Volcanic Flank Collapse Deposits: Science Daily


    Publications & Conferences:


    Affiliated Societies:
  • American Geophysical Union [AGU]
  • International Association of Volcanology and Chemistry of the Earth's Interior [IAVCEI]
  • Volcanological Society of Japan [VSJ]

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    Villarrica
    Izu-Oshima
    Santorini

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    Links:
    Volcano Research Center, Earthquake Research Institute, University of TOKYO
    Department of EARTH SCIENCES, Graduate School of Science and Faculty of Science, / CNEAS, / IRIDeS, / TOHOKU University
    Volcanology Research Group, Department of Earth Sciences, University of BRISTOL

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