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  1. Nishida, K., R. Takagi, and A. Takeo, 2024. Ambient Noise Multimode Surface Wave Tomography, Prog. Earth Planet. Sci. 11: 1–42.
  2. Kato, S., K. Nishida, 2023, Extraction of mantle discontinuities from teleseismic ambient noise, 2023, Geophysical Research Letters, 50, e2023GL105017,
  3. Onodera, K., K. Nishida, T. Kawamura, N. Murdoch, M. Drilleau, R. Otsuka, R. Lorenz, et al. 2023. “Description of Martian Convective Vortices Observed by InSight and Implications for Vertical Vortex Structure and Subsurface Physical Properties.” Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets e2023JE007896.
  4. Onodera, K., T. Maeda, K. Nishida, T. Kawamura, L. Margerin, S. Menina, P.H. Lognonne, and W.B. Banerdt. Seismic scattering and absorption properties of Mars estimated through coda analysis on a long-period surface wave of S1222a marsquake. Geophysical Research Letters, 50, e2022GL102716, 2023.
  5. Takano, T., and K. Nishida. 2023. Tidal Response of Seismic Wave Velocity at Shallow Crust in Japan, Geophysical Research Letters, 50, e2023GL103011, 2023,
  6. Viens, L. M. Perton, Z.J. Spica, K Nishidab>, T. Yamada, M. Shinohara, Understanding Surface Wave Modal Content for High-Resolution Imaging of Submarine Sediments with Distributed Acoustic Sensing, Geophysical Journal International, 232 (3): 1668–83, 2023,
  7. Viens, L., L.F. Bonilla, Z.J. Spica, K. Nishida, T. Yamada, M. Shinohara, Nonlinear Earthquake Response of Marine Sediments with Distributed Acoustic Sensing, Geophysical Research Letters 49 (21), 2023,>.
  8. Maeno, F., T. Kaneko, M.Ichihara, Y.J. Suzuki, A. Yasuda, K. Nishida, T. Ohminato, Seawater-Magma Interactions Sustained the High Column during the 2021 Phreatomagmatic Eruption of Fukutoku-Oka-No-Ba, Communications Earth & Environment, 3 (1): 1–9, 2022,
  9. Takagi, R., K. Nishida, Multimode dispersion measurement of surface waves extracted by multicomponent ambient noise cross-correlation functions, Geophysical Journal International, 231(2), 2022, p. 1196–1220,
  10. Yabe, S., Nishida, K. and Sakai, S. Earth-shaking J. LEAGUE supporters. Earth Planets Space 74, 123 (2022).
  11. Fukushima, Shun, Masanao Shinohara, Kiwamu Nishida, Akiko Takeo, Tomoaki Yamada, and Kiyoshi Yomogida. 2022. “Detailed S-Wave Velocity Structure of Sediment and Crust off Sanriku, Japan by a New Analysis Method for Distributed Acoustic Sensing Data Using a Seafloor Cable and Seismic Interferometry.” Earth, Planets and Space 74 (1): 1–11.
  12. Kubota, Tatsuya, Tatsuhiko Saito, and Kiwamu Nishida (2022), "Global Fast-Traveling Tsunamis Driven by Atmospheric Lamb Waves on the 2022 Tonga Eruption.", Science: eabo4364,
  13. Matoza, Robin S; Fee, David; Assink, Jelle D; Iezzi, Alexandra M; Green, David N; Kim, Keehoon; Toney, Liam; Lecocq, Thomas; Krishnamoorthy, Siddharth; Lalande, Jean-Marie; Nishida, Kiwamu et al. "Atmospheric Waves and Global Seismoacoustic Observations of the January 2022 Hunga Eruption, Tonga." (2002), Science,
  14. Nishida, K., and Takagi, R. (2022). A global centroid single force catalog of P-wave microseisms. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 127, e2021JB023484., 2022.
  15. Takeo, A., K. Nishida, H. Aoyama, M. Ishise, T. Kai, R. Kurihara, T. Maeda, Y. Mizutani, Y. Nakashima, S. Nagahara, X. Wang, L. Ye, T. Akuhara, Y. Aoki, S-wave modelling of the Showa-Shinzan lava dome in Usu Volcano, Northern Japan, from seismic observations, Geophysical Journal International, ggac111,, 2022.
  16. Spica, Z. J., Castellanos, J. C., Viens, L., Nishida, K., Akuhara, T., Shinohara, M., & Yamada, T., Subsurface imaging with ocean-bottom distributed acoustic sensing and water phases reverberations. Geophysical Research Letters, 49, e2021GL095287., 2022
  17. Yamaya, L., Mochizuki, K., Akuhara, T. and Nishida, K., Sedimentary structure derived from multi-mode ambient noise tomography with dense OBS network at the Japan Trench. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 126, e2021JB021789,, 2021.
  18. Yabe, S., Nishida, K., Imanishi, K., Two-Step Seismic Noise Reduction Saused by COVID-19 Induced Reduction in Social Activity in Metropolitan Tokyo, Japan, Earth, Planets and Space, 72,, 2020.
  19. Nishida, K., Mizutani, Y., Ichihara, M., Aoki, Y., Time‐lapse monitoring of seismic velocity associated with 2011 Shinmoe‐dake eruption using seismic interferometry: an extended Kalman filter approach, Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 125, e2020JB020180, 2020., Preprint on ESSOAr
  20. Spica, Z. J., Nishida, K., Akuhara, T., Pétrélis, F., Shinohara, M., Yamada, T., Marine Sediment Characterized by Ocean‐Bottom Fiber‐Optic Seismology, Yamada, T., Geophysical Research Letters, 47, e2020GL088360, 2020.
  21. Nishida, K., T. Maeda, Y. Fukao, Seismic observation of tsunami at island broadband stations, J. Geophy. Res., 124, 1910-1928,, 2019. Preprint on EarthArXiv.
  22. Takeo, A., Kawakatsu, H., Isse, T., Nishida, K., Shiobara, H., Sugioka, H., et al., In situ characterization of the lithosphere‐asthenosphere system beneath NW Pacific Ocean via broadband dispersion survey with two OBS arrays, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 19,, 2018.
  23. Ambient seismic noise wavefield in Japan characterized by polarization analysis of Hi-net records, Geophys. J. Int., Takagi., R.. K. Nishida, T. Maeda, K. Obara, 215(3), 1682–1699,, 2018.
  24. Ambient seismic wavefield, Nishida, K., Proc. Japan Acad. B, 93(7), 423-448, 2017.
  25. Maeda, T., K. Nishida, R. Takagi, and K. Obara, Reconstruction of a 2D seismic wavefield by seismic gradiometry, Prog. Earth Planet. Sci., 3, 31, doi:10.1186/s40645-016-0107-4, 2016.
  26. Nishida, K., R. Takagi, Science, Teleseismic S wave microseisms, 353, 919-921, 2016, doi:10.1126/science.aaf7573 Abstract: Reprint: Full text: .
  27. Takeo, A., H. Kawakatsu, T. Isse, K. Nishida, H. Sugioka, A. Ito, H. Shiobara, and D. Suetsugu, Seismic azimuthal anisotropy in the oceanic lithosphere and asthenosphere from broadband surface-wave analysis of OBS array records at 60 Ma seafloor, J. Geophy. Res., doi:10.1002/2015JB012429.
  28. Real-time infrasonic monitoring of the eruption at a remote island volcano using seismoacoustic cross correlation, Nishida, K., M. Ichihara, Geophys. J. Int., 2016, 204 (2): 748-752, doi: 10.1093/gji/ggv478.
  29. Takagi, R., K. Nishida, Y. Aoki, T. Maeda, K. Masuda, M. Takeo, K. Obara, K. Shiomi, M. Sato and K. Saito, A Single Bit Matters: Coherent Noise of Seismic Data Loggers, Seismo. Res. Lett., 86, 3, 901-907, doi: 10.1785/0220150030 reprint, 2015
  30. Tono, Y. and K. Nishida, Y. Fukao, A. To, N. Takahashi, Source characteristics of ocean infragravity waves in the Philippine Sea: Analysis of 3-year continuous network records of seafloor motion and pressure, Earth, Planets and Space,66, 1, doi: 10.1186/1880-5981-66-99, 2014.
  31. Nishida, K., Source spectra of seismic hum, Geophys. J. Int., 199, 1, 416--429, doi: 10.1093/gji/ggu272, 2014 (preprint).
  32. Takeo, A., D. W. Forsyth, D. S. Weeraratne, K. Nishida, Estimation of azimuthal anisotropy in the NW Pacific from seismic ambient noise in seafloor records, Geophys. J. Int., 199(1), 11--22, DOI: 10.1093/gji/ggu240, 2014.
  33. Nishida, K., N. Kobayashi, Y. Fukao, Background Lamb waves in the Earth's atmosphere, Geophys. J. Int., 196(1): 312-316. doi: 10.1093/gji/ggt413, 2014 (preprint).
  34. Takeo, A., K. Nishida, T. ISSE, H. Kawakatsu, H. Shiobara, H. Sugioka, T. Kanazawa, Radially anisotropic structure beneath the Shikoku Basin from broadband surface wave analysis of ocean bottom seismometer records, J. Geophys. Res., 118, 2878–2892, doi:10.1002/jgrb.50219, 2013.
  35. Nishida, K., Earth's background free oscillations, Ann. Rev. Earth Planet. Sci., 41, 719-740, 2013.
  36. Nishida, K., Global propagation of body waves revealed by cross-correlation analysis of seismic hum, Geophys. Res. Lett., 40, doi:10.1002/grl.50269, 2013. (preprint).
  37. Tonegawa, T., Y. Fukao, K. Nishida, H. Sugioka, A. Ito, A temporal change of shear wave anisotropy within the marine sedimentary layer associated with the 2011 Tohoku-Oki earthquake, J. Geoph. Res., 118, 607-615, doi:10.1002/jgrb.50074, 2013.
  38. Aoki, Y., M. Takeo, T. Ohminato, Y. Nagaoka, K. Nishida, Structural controls on magma pathways beneath Asama Volcano, Japan, Geological Society Special Publications, doi: 10.1144/SP380.6 , 2013
  39. Nishida, K., K., Shiomi, Enigmatic very low-frequency tremors beneath the Shonai plain in northeastern Japan, J. Geoph. Res., 117, B11302, 11 PP., doi:10.1029/2012JB009258, preprint, 2012.
  40. Nagaoka, Y., K. Nishida, Y. Aoki, M. Takeo, and T. Ohminato, Seismic imaging of magma chamber beneath an active volcano, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 333-334, 1-8, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2012.03.034, 2012.
  41. Nishida, K., Two-dimensional sensitivity kernels for cross-correlation functions of background surface waves, Comptes rendus Geoscience, 343, 8-9, 584-590, 2011 (preprint).
  42. Nagaoka, Y., K. Nishida, Y. Aoki, M. Takeo,Temporal change of phase velocity beneath Mt. Asama, Japan, inferred from coda wave interferometry, Geophys. Res. Lett., 37, L22311, doi:10.1029/2010GL045289, 2010
  43. Tonegawa, T., K. Nishida, Inter-source body wave propagations derived from seismic interferometry, Geophys. J. Int., 183, 861-868, 2010
  44. Fukao, Y., K. Nishida, N. Kobayashi, Seafloor topography, ocean infragravity waves and background Love and Rayleigh waves, J. Geohpys. Res., 115, B04302, 10, doi:10.1029/2009JB006678, 2010.
  45. Takeo, A., K. Idehara, R. Iritani, T. Tonegawa, Y. Nagaoka, K. Nishida, H. Kawakatsu, S. Tanaka, K. Miyakawa, T. Iidaka, M. Obayashi, H. Tsuruoka, K. Shiomi and K. Obara, Very broadband analysis of a swarm of very low frequency earthquakes and tremors beneath Kii Peninsula, SW Japan , Geophys. Res. Lett., 37, L06311, doi:10.1029/2010GL042586, 2010.
  46. Nishida, K., J.P. Montagner and H. Kawakatsu, Global Surface Wave Tomography Using Seismic Hum, Science, 326, 5949, p. 112, 2009.
  47. Tonegawa, T., K. Nishida, T. Watanabe, K. Shiomi, Seismic interferometry of teleseicmic S-wave coda for retrieval of body waves: an application to the Philippine Sea slab underneath the Japanese Islands, Geophys. J. Int., 178, 1574-1586, 2009.
  48. Nishida, K., H. Kawakatsu, Y. Fukao, and K. Obara,Background Love and Rayleigh waves simultaneously generated at the Pacific Ocean floors, Geophys. Res. Lett., 35, L16307, doi:10.102, 2008.
  49. Nishida, K., H. Kawakatsu, and K. Obara, Three-dimensional crustal S-wave velocity structure in Japan using microseismic data recorded by Hi-net tiltmeters, J. Geophys. Res., 113, B10302, doi:10.102, 2008.
  50. Nishida, K. and Y. Fukao,Source distribution of Earth's background free oscillations, J. Geophys. Res., 112, B06306, 2007.
  51. Watada, S., T. Kunugi, K. Hirata, H. Sugioka, K. Nishida, S. Sekiguchi, J. Oikawa, Y. Tsuji and H. Kanamori, Atmospheric pressure change associated with the 2003 Tokachi-Oki earthquake, Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, 24, 24306-10.1029/20, 2006.
  52. Nishida, K., Y. Fukao, S. Watada, N. Kobayashi, M. Tahira, N. Suda, K. Nawa, T. Oi, T. Kitajima,Array observation of background atmospheric waves in the band 1 mHz to 0.5 Hz, Geophys. J. Int., 162, 47, 824-840, 2005.
  53. Nishida, K., Naoki Kobayashi and Yoshio Fukao,Origin of Earth's ground noise from 2 to 20 mHz, Geophys. Res. Lett., 29, 10, 52-1-52-4, 2002.
  54. Fukao, Y., K. Nishida, N. Suda, K. Nawa and N. Kobayashi,A theory of the Earth's background free oscillations, J. Geophys. Res., 107, B9, 11-1-11-10, 2002.
  55. Nishida, K., N. Kobayashi and Y. Fukao,Resonant Oscillations Between the Solid Earth and the Atmosphere, Science, 287, 5461, 2244-2246, 2000.
  56. Nishida, K., N. Kobayashi, Statistical Features of Earth's Continuous Free Oscillations, J. Geophys. Res., 104, 28, 741-750, 1999.
  57. Kobayashi, N., K. Nishida, Continuous excitation of planetary free oscillations by atmospheric disturbances, Nature, 395, 6700, 357-360, 1998.
  58. Kobayashi, N., K. Nishida, Atmospheric excitation of planetary free oscillations, J. Phys: Condensed matter, 10, 49, 11557-11560, 1998.
  59. Tanimoto, T., J. Um, K. Nishida, N. Kobayashi, Earth's continuous oscillations observed on seismically quiet days, Geophys. Res. Lett., 25, 10, 1553-1556, 1998.