Position:Assistant Professor
Division/Center: Earthquake Prediction Research Center
Research Area: Structural seismology

Last Update 05/13 2014


Crustal structure and growth of an island-arc, Subduction zone structure and seismicity


Kurashimo, E., M. Shinohara, K. Suyehiro, J. Kasahara, and N. Hirata, Seismic evidence for stretched continental crust in the Japan Sea, Geophys. Res. Lett., 23, 21, 3067--3070, 1996.

蔵下英司・篠原雅尚・津村紀子, バイブレータ震源構造探査による淡路島北部の上部地殻速度造, 地震2, 51, 2, 233--237, 1998.

蔵下英司・徳永雅子・平田 直・岩崎貴哉・小平秀一・金田義行・伊藤 潔・西田良平・木村昌三・井川 猛, 四国東部地域における地殻及び最上部マントルの地震波速度構造と沈み込むフィリピン海プレートの形状, 地震2, 54, 4, 489--505, 2002.

Kurashimo, E and N. Hirata, Low Vp and Vp/Vs zone beneath the northern Fossa Magna basin, central Japan, derived from a dense array observation, Earth Planets Space, 56, 12, 1301--1308, 2004.

蔵下英司・平田直・森田裕一・結城昇, 高機能小型オフラインデータロガ―を用いた高密度地震観測システム, 地震2, 59, 107--116, 2006.

Kurashimo, E., T. Iwasaki, N. Hirata, T. Ito and Y. Kandeda, Crustal structure of the southwestern margin of the Kuril arc sited in the eastern part of Hokkaido, Japan, inferred from seismic refraction/reflection experiments , Earth Planets Space, 59, 5, 375--380, 2007.

Kurashimo, E., H. Sato, S. Abe, T. Iwasaki, T. Iidaka, N. Kato, S. Koshiya, T. Kawanaka, and N. Hirata , Precise aftershock distribution and crustal structure in and around the northern focal area of the 2008 Iwate-Miyagi Nairiku Earthquake, Earth Planets Space, 63, 8, 949--954, 2011.

Kurashimo E., T. Iwasaki, T. Iidaka, A. Kato, F. Yamazaki, K. Miyashita, T. Shibutani, K. Ito, T. Takeda, K. Obara, and N. Hirata, Along-strike structural changes controlled by dehydration-related fluids within the Philippine Sea plate around the segment boundary of a megathrust earthquake beneath the Kii peninsula, southwest Japan, Geophys. Res. Lett., 40, 4839–4844, doi:10.1002/grl.50939, , 2013.