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Papers (peer reviewed)

  1. Yamada, M., Y. Matsushi, and T. Matsuzawa (2020). Dynamic movement history of the Iiyama slope failure revealed from seismic data. Engineering Geology, Vol.274, 105696, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.enggeo.2020.105696, 2020.6. journal pdf
  2. Yamada, M. (2020). Making a Polyhedral Globe. Zisin (Journal of the Seismological Society of Japan. 2nd ser.), Vol.72, pp.91-99, 2020.3. (in Japanese). journal pdf
  3. Yamada, M., T. Kandel, K. Tamaribuchi, and A. Ghosh (2019). 3D Fault Structure Inferred from a Refined Aftershock Catalog for the 2015 Gorkha Earthquake in Nepal. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 110(1), pp.26-37, https://doi.org/10.1785/0120190075, 2019.11. journal pdf
  4. Yamada, M., A. Mangeney, Y. Matsushi and T. Matsuzawa (2018). Estimation of dynamic friction and movement history of large landslides. Landslides Vol.15, pp.1963-1974, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10346-018-1002-4, 2018.10. journal pdf
  5. Hayashida, T., M. Yamada, M. Yamada, K. Hada, J. Mori, Y. Fujino, H. Sakaue, S. Fukatsu, E. Nishihara, T. Ouchi and A. Fujii (2018). Subsurface velocity structure and site amplification characteristics in Mashiki Town, Kumamoto Prefecture, Japan, inferred from microtremor and aftershock recordings of the 2016 Kumamoto earthquakes. Earth, Planets and Space, 70:116, https://doi.org/10.1186/s40623-018-0889-2, 2018.6. journal pdf
  6. Moya, L., F. Yamazaki, W. Liu, and M. Yamada (2018). Detection of collapsed buildings due to the 2016 Kumamoto, Japan, earthquake from LiDAR data. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, Vol.18, pp.65-78, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-18-65-2018, 2018.1. journal pdf
  7. Yamada, M. (2017). Damage Islands in Mashiki Town from the 2016 Kumamoto Earthquakes. Journal of Japan Association for Earthquake Engineering, Vol.17, No.5, pp.5_38-5_47, 2017.11. journal pdf
  8. Yamada, M., J. Ohmura, and H. Goto (2017). Wooden building damage analysis in Mashiki town for the 2016 Kumamoto earthquakes on April 14 and 16. Earthquake Spectra, Vol.33, pp.1555-1572, 2017.11. journal pdf
  9. Yamada, M., M. Yamada, J. Mori, H. Sakaue, T. Hayashida, K. Hada, Y. Fujino, S. Fukatsu, E. Nishihara, T. Ouchi And A. Fujii (2017). Investigation of Building Damage in Mashiki-Town for the 2016 Kumamoto Earthquake -Effect of Local Soil Conditions-. JSCE Journal of Earthquake Engineering, Vol.36, doi:10.2208/jscejseee.73.I_216, 2017.9. journal pdf
  10. Yamada, M., J. Mori and Y. Matsushi (2016). Possible stick-slip behavior before the Rausu landslide inferred from repeating seismic events. Geophysical Research Letters, 43, doi:10.1002/2016GL069288, 2016.9. journal pdf
  11. Yamada, M., T. Hayashida, J. Mori and W. Mooney (2016). Building damage survey and microtremor measurements for the source region of the 2015 Gorkha, Nepal, earthquake. Earth, Planets and Space, Vol. 68, doi: 10.1186/s40623-016-0483-4, 2016.7. journal pdf
  12. Yamada, M., A. Mangeney, Y. Matsushi and L. Moretti (2016). Estimation of dynamic friction of the Akatani landslide from seismic waveform inversion and numerical simulation. Geophysical Journal International, Vol. 206, pp.1479-1486, doi: 10.1093/gji/ggw216, 2016.6. journal pdf
  13. Wu, S, Yamada, M., K. Tamaribuchi, and J. Beck (2015). Multi-events Earthquake Early Warning algorithm using a Bayesian approach. Geophysical Journal International, Vol.200 (2), pp.789-806, doi: 10.1093/gji/ggu437, 2015.2. journal pdf
  14. Tamaribuchi, K., M. Yamada, and S. Wu (2014). A new approach to Identify Multiple Concurrent Events for Improvement of Earthquake Early Warning. Zisin : journal of the Seismological Society of Japan, Vol.67-2, pp.41-55, 2014.11. (in Japanese) journal pdf
  15. Yamada, M., K. Tamaribuchi, and S. Wu (2014). Faster and More Accurate Earthquake Early Warning System - Combination of Velocity and Acceleration-type seismometers -. Journal of Japan Association for Earthquake Engineering, Vol.14-4, pp.21-34, 2014.8. (in Japanese). journal pdf
  16. Liu, A. and M. Yamada (2014). Bayesian Approach for Identification of Multiple Events in an Early Warning System. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, Vol.104-3, pp.1111-1121, 2014.6. journal pdf
  17. Himoto, K., M. Yamada, T. Nishino (2014). Analysis of Ignitions Outside of the Tsunami-Inumdated Areas Following the 2011 Tohoku Earthquake, Journal of Environmental Engineering (Transactions of AIJ), Vol.79, No.697, pp.219-226, 2014.7. (in Japanese). journal pdf
  18. Himoto, K., M. Yamada, T. Nishino (2014). Analysis of Ignitions Following 2011 Tohoku Earthquake Using Kawasumi Model, 11th International Symposium on Fire Safety Science Proceedings, 2014.2. journal pdf
  19. Yamada, M., H. Kumagai, Y. Matsushi, and T. Matsuzawa (2013). Dynamic Landslide Processes Revealed by Broadband Seismic Records, Geophysical Research Letters, doi:10.1002/grl.50437, 2013.6. journal pdf
  20. Yamada, M., K. Hada, M. Yamada, Y. Fujino, and Y. Fukuda (2013). Applicability of Damage Surveys of the Local Government to Research for the 2011 Northern Nagano Earthquake, AIJ Journal of Technology and Design, Vol.19, No.41, pp.357-362, 2013.2. (in Japanese). journal pdf
  21. Okamoto, Y., T. Akazawa, M. Yamada, Y. Onishi, and Y. Hayashi (2013). System Identification of the Vibration Characteristics for a High-rise Building Using Continuous Seismic Records, AIJ Journal of Technology and Design, Vol.19, No.41, pp.59-64, 2013.2. (in Japanese). journal pdf
  22. Yamada, M., Y. Matsushi, M. Chigira, and J. Mori (2012). Seismic recordings of the Landslides caused by Typhoon Talas, Geophysical Research Letters, Vol.39, L13301, doi:10.1029/2012GL052174, 2012.7. journal pdf
  23. Fukushima, Y., M. Yamada, and H. Goto (2012). Strong Motion Estimation for the 2011 off the Pacific Coast of Tohoku Earthquake Based on the Aftershock Observation Recorded at Sanuma District, Journal of JSCE, Division A, Vol.68,No.4,pp.I_119-125, 2012.7 (in Japanese). journal pdf
  24. Smyth, C., M. Yamada, and J. Mori (2012). Earthquake Forecast Enrichment Scores, Research in Geophysics, doi: 10.4081/rg.2012.e2, 2012.2. journal
  25. Yamada, M., M. Yamada, Y. Fukuda, C. Smyth, Y. Fujino, and K. Hada (2012). Estimation of Strong Motion and Building Damage Survey for the 2011 Northern Nagano Earthquake, Journal of Japan Association for Earthquake Engineering, Vol.12-1, pp.20-30, 2012.2. (in Japanese). journal pdf
  26. Yamada, M. and J. Mori (2012). Trajectory of the August 7, 2010 Biwako Fireball Determined from Seismic Recordings. Earth, Planet and Space, Vol.64-1, pp.27-35, 2012.3. journal pdf
  27. Smyth, C., J. Mori, and M. Yamada (2011). Investigating the Distributions of Differences between Mainshock and Foreshock Magnitudes, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, Vol.101-6, pp.2626-2633, 2011.12. journal pdf
  28. Yamada, M., A. Olsen and T. Heaton (2011). Reply to "Comment on 'Statistical Features of Short-Period and Long-Period Near-Source Ground Motions' by Masumi Yamada, Anna H. Olsen, and Thomas H. Heaton" by Roberto Paolucci, Carlo Cauzzi, Ezio Faccioli, Marco Stupazzini, and Manuela Villani. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, Vol.101-2, pp.919-924, 2011.4. journal pdf
  29. Yamada, M., M. Yamada, K. Hada, S. Ohmi, and T. Nagao (2010). Spatially Dense Velocity Structure Exploration in the Source Region of the Iwate-Miyagi Nairiku Earthquake. Seismological Research Letters, No.81-4, 2010.7. journal pdf
  30. Yamada, M., J. Mori, and S. Ohmi (2010). Temporal Changes of Subsurface Velocities during Strong Shaking as Seen from Seismic Interferometry. Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol.115, B03302, doi:10.1029/2009JB006567. journal pdf
  31. Suzuki, K., H. Kawabe, M. Yamada, and Y. Hayashi (2010). Design Response Spectra for Pulse-Like Ground Motions, Journal of Structural and Construction Engineering (Transactions of AIJ), Vol.75, No.647, pp.49-56 (in Japanese). journal pdf
  32. Yamada, M., A. Olsen and T. Heaton (2009). Statistical Features of Short- and Long-Period Near-Source Ground Motions. Bulletin of Seismological Society of America, No.99-6, pp. 3264-3274. journal pdf
  33. Yamada, M., J. Mori, and T. Heaton (2009). The Slapdown Phase in High Acceleration Records of Large Earthquakes. Seismological Research Letters, No.80-4, pp. 559-564. journal pdf
  34. Yamada, M. and J. Mori (2009). Using Tau_c to Estimate Magnitude for Earthquake Early Warning and Effects of Near-field Terms, Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol. 114, No. B5, B05301. journal pdf
  35. Yamada, M. , S. Miyaji, Y. Hayashi, and T. Morii (2009). Estimating Building Amplifications for the Real-time Damage Evaluation, Journal of Japan Association for Earthquake Engineering, Vol.9, No.1, pp. 83-93. journal pdf
  36. Oh, C. , J. Beck, and M. Yamada (2008). Bayesian Learning using Automatic Relevance Determination Prior for Earthquake Early Warning, Journal of Engineering Mechanics, No.134-12, pp. 1013-1020. journal pdf
  37. Shimizu, H., H. Arai, T. Morii, Y. Hayashi, and M. Yamada (2008). Seismic performance and structural regionality of damaged wooden houses in the 2007 Noto Hanto Earthquake, Journal of Structural and Construction Engineering (Transactions of AIJ), No. 631, pp. 1503-1510. journal pdf
  38. Yamada, M., Y. Hayashi, T. Morii, S. Park, Y. Onishi and H. Shimizu (2008). PGV Estimation from Damage of Shrines and Temples for the 2007 Niigata-ken Chuetsu-oki Earthquake, AIJ Journal of Technology and Design, Vol.14, No.27 pp.351-356 (in Japanese). journal pdf
  39. Yamada, M. and T. Heaton (2008). Real-time Estimation of Fault Rupture Extent using Envelopes of Acceleration. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, No.98-2, pp. 607-619. journal pdf
  40. Arai, H., T. Morii, M. Yamada, H. Shimizu and Y. Hayashi (2008). Peak ground velocity and cause of damage to wooden houses estimated in near-source area durting the 2007 Noto Hanto Earthquake, Journal of Structural and Construction Engineering (Transactions of AIJ), No.624, pp.227-234. journal pdf
  41. Yamada, M., S. Park, and J. Mori (2008). The 2007 Noto Peninsula, Japan Earthquake(Mw6.7): Damage to Wooden Structures. Seismological Research letters, No.79-1, pp.20-24. journal pdf
  42. Yamada, M., T. Heaton, and J. Beck (2007). Real-Time Estimation of Fault Rupture Extent Using Near-Source versus Far-Source Classification. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, No.97-6, pp.1890-1910. journal pdf
  43. Yamada, M., M. Goto, H. Shimizu, and Y. Suzuki (2004). Dynamic and Static Tests of Wooden Frames for Evaluation of Seismic Performance, Journal of Structural and Construction Engineering (Transactions of AIJ), No.582, pp.95-102 (in Japanese). journal pdf

Papers (others)

  1. Yamada, M., T. Maeda, and J. Mori (2019). Seismic Waveforms Associated with September 3, 2017 Explosion in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea. Bulletin of the Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University (in Japanese), pp.269-278. pdf
  2. Yamada, M., Y. Matsushi (2017) Deformation of the coastal slopes in Rausu, Shiretoko peninsula, Hokkaido. Proceedings of the symposium of the natural hazard disasters, 54: 35-41 (in Japanese). pdf
  3. Yamada, M., M. Miyoshi and M. Horike (2016) Evaluation of Effective Input Motions to Structures Using Seismograms Recorded at Structure Foundations and Free Field. 5th IASPEI / IAEE International Symposium: Effects of Surface Geology on Seismic Motion, Taipei, August 15-17, 2016. pdf
  4. Yamada, M., T. Hayashida, J. Mori, and W. Mooney (2016). Building Damage Survey and Microtremor Measurements for the Source Region of the 2015 Gorkha, Nepal Earthquake. Bulletin of the Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University (in Japanese), pp.65-73. pdf
  5. Yamada, M. and J. Mori (2015). Seismic Observations of the Sonic Boom Produced by the Chebarkul Meteorite. Bulletin of the Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University, pp.47-52 pdf
  6. Yamada, M., M. Hashimoto, Y. Fukushima, Y. Matsushi, and M. Chigira (2013). Automatic Detection of Landslides from SAR Images: Application to the 2011 Kii Landslides. Proceedings of the 2013 Asia-Pacific Conference on Synthetic Aperture Radar, pp. 245-248. journa pdf
  7. Miura, T., Y. Iio, R. Sibson, T. Okada, S. Matsumoto, J. Pettinga, S. Banister, S. Hirahara, T. Nakayama, M. Nakamoto, M. Yamada, S. Ohmi, I. Yoneda, Y. Hamada, Y. Takada, Y. Hukahata, M. Kosuga, J. Townend, M. Reyners, and F. Ghisetti (2014). Seismic Observation in the Northern Part of the South Island in New Zealand. Bulletin of the Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University (in Japanese). journal
  8. Yamada, M., Y. Fukushima, and H. Goto (2013). Damage of the Aftershock off the Miyagi Prefecture on April 7, 2011. Bulletin of the Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University (in Japanese). journal
  9. Himoto, K., M. Yamada, and T. Nishino (2013). Questionnaires Survey on Fires after the 2011 off the Pacific coast of Tohoku Earthquake. Part 5: Relation between the Number of Ignition per Household and Several Seismic Indices Japan Association for Fire Science and Engineering, Vol.63. No.2, pp.13-18 (in Japanese).
  10. Yamada, M., M. Yamada, Y. Fukuda, C. Smyth, Y. Fujino, and K. Hada (2012). Estimation of Strong Motion during the 2011 Northern Nagano Earthquake and an Associated Building Damage Survey. 15th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, No.117. pdf
  11. Hayashi, Y., M. Sugino, M. Yamada, N. Takiyama, Y. Onishi and T. Akazawa (2012). Consecutive vibration characteristics monitoring of high-rise steel building. Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Behaviour of Steel Structures in Seismic Areas, Mazzolani & Herrera (eds), pp.1065-1070. pdf
  12. Sagiya T., H. Kanamori, Y. Yagi, M. Yamada, and J. Mori (2011). Rebuilding seismology. Nature, 473, pp.146-148, doi:10.1038/473146a. journal pdf
  13. Himoto, K., K. Mukaibo, and M. Yamada (2010). Towards the Development of an Integrated Loss Estimation Method for Earthquake Disasters. Bulletin of the Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University, No.53B (in Japanese). pdf
  14. Yamada, M., Y. Fukushima, and I. Suetomi(2009). Building damage during the 2008 Iwate-Miyagi Nairiku Earthquake. Bulletin of the Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University, pp.241-248 (in Japanese). pdf
  15. Yamada, M., Y. Hayashi, T. Morii, S. Park, H. Kambara, Y. Onishi and H. Shimizu (2008). Ground Motion Estimation in the Near-source Region during the 2007 Niigata-ken Chuetsu-oki Earthquake. 14th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, No.02-0046. pdf
  16. Shimizu, H., H. Arai, T. Morii, M. Yamada, and Y. Hayashi (2008). Seismic Performance of Wooden Houses Damaged in the 2007 Noto Hanto Earthquake and Evaluation of Structural Regionality. 14th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, No.S12-026. pdf
  17. Yamada, M. and J. Mori (2008). Early Warning for the 2007 Noto Hanto Earthquake. Bulletin of the Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University, pp.205-212. pdf
  18. Arai, H., T. Morii, M. Yamada, H. Shimizu, and Y. Hayashi (2008). Effects of Local Site Amplification on Damage to Wooden Houses in Near-source Region for the 2007 Noto Hanto Earthquake. Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Urban Earthquake Engineering, pp. 294-300. pdf
  19. Yamada, M., T. Heaton, and J. Beck (2007). Early Warning Systems for Large Earthquakes: Classification of Near-source and Far-source Stations by using the Bayesian Model Class Selection Approach, Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering, Tokyo, Japan, July 2007. pdf
  20. Shimizu, H., I. Iwamoto, M. Yamada, and Y. Suzuki (2006). Seismic Performance Evaluation of Penetrating Tie Beam with Large Cross-Section by Full-Scale Shaking Tests, 9th World Conference on Timber Engineering, Portland, US, No.113.
  21. Yamada, M., Y. Suzuki, and M. Gotou (2004). Seismic Performance Evaluation of Japanese Wooden Frames, 13th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Vancouver, Canada, August 2004, No.753. pdf
  22. Suzuki, Y., M. Goto, and M. Yamada (2002). Evaluation of Seismic Performance of Wooden Frames by Shaking Table Tests, The 11th Japan Earthquake Engineering Symposium, pp.1511-1516. pdf
  23. Goto, M., M. Yamada, and Y. Suzuki (2002). Dynamic and Static Tests of Wooden Frames for Evaluation of Seismic Performance, The 11th Japan Earthquake Engineering Symposium, pp.1517-1522. pdf

Books and reports

  1. Yamada, M. (2014). North Nagano Prefecture Earthquake, 12th March, 2011. Report on the Great East Japan Earthquake Disaster, Fundamental Aspects 1 The Earthquake and Ground Motion, Section 5.4, pp. 196-202, Joint Editorial committee for the Report on the Great East Japan Earthquake Disaster (in Japanese). book pdf
  2. Yamada, M. (2014). Estimation of Fault Rupture Extent Using Near-source Records for Earthquake Early Warning. Wenzel, Friedemann, Zschau, Jochen (Eds.), Early Warning for Geological Disasters, Chapter 2, pp.29-47, ISBN 978-3-642-12233-0, Springer book pdf
  3. Yamada, M., M. Yamada, Y. Fukuda, C. Smyth, Y. Fujino, and K. Hada (2013). Estimation of Strong Motion During the 2011 Northern Nagano Earthquake and an Associated Building Damage Survey. Studies on the 2011 Off the Pacific Coast of Tohoku Earthquake, Chapter 7, pp.87-101, Springer. book

Presentations (international conference) Show all

  1. Yamada, M. and R. Kiuchi (2019). 2019 Ridgecrest earthquake in California: should the earthquake early warning system send an alert in LA?, AGU fall meeting, San Francisco, US, December 7-11, 2019.
  2. Watada, S., I. Mulia, M. Yamada, Karyono, and A. Aditiya (2019). The 2018 Sunda Strait Tsunami Caused by the EdiFce Collapse of Anak Krakatau Volcano, AGU fall meeting, San Francisco, US, December 7-11, 2019.
  3. Yamada, M., D.-Y. Chen, and K. Tamaribuchi (2019). Application of the Japanese Earthquake Early Warning Method (IPF method) to the 2018 Hualien earthquake in Taiwan (Invited), 4th International Conference on Earthquake Early Warning, Seoul, Korea, September 4-6, 2019.
  4. Xiao, Y. and M. Yamada (2019). Estimating fault geometry from strong motion data for the 2011 Mw 9.0 Tohoku earthquake, 4th International Conference on Earthquake Early Warning, Seoul, Korea, September 4-6, 2019.
  5. Watada, S., I. Mulia, M. Yamada, Karyono, A. Aditiya, and D. Sianipar (2019). The 2018 Sunda Strait Tsunami Caused by the Edifice Collapse of Anak Krakatau Volcano, International Symposium on the 2019 Tsunamis in Palu and Sunda Strait, Jakarta Indonesia, September 26-28, 2019.
  6. Yamada, M., J. Mori, Y. Matsushi, and J. Caplan-Auerbach (2019). Seismic events induced by a landslide: what can they tell about the landslide? (Invited), EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, April 8-12, 2019.

Presentations (domestic conference) Show all

  1. Watada, S., M. Yamada, I. Mulia, Karyono, A. Aditiya, and D. Sianipar (2019). Mechanism of the 2018 Sunda Strait Tsunami, SSJ annual meeting, Kyoto, 2019.9.16-18.
  2. Yamada, M., D.-Y. Chen, and K. Tamaribuchi (2019). Application of the Japanese Earthquake Early Warning Method (IPF method) to the 2018 Hualien earthquake in Taiwan, SSJ annual meeting, Kyoto, 2019.9.16-18.
  3. Xiao, Y. and M. Yamada (2019). Estimation of fault geometry to obtain an accurate seismic intensity in real time, SSJ annual meeting, Kyoto, 2019.9.16-18.
  4. Miyakoshi, K., Y. Matsumoto, M. Yamada, J. Mori, I. Cho, T. Hayashida, C.-H. Kuo, C.-M. Lin, Y.-T. Yen, K.-C. Kuo, Y. Guo (2019). Estimation of Underground Structures around Source Area of the 2018 Hualien, Taiwan, Earthquake (Mw6.4) using Microtremor Array Observations, SSJ annual meeting, Kyoto, 2019.9.16-18.
  5. Yamada, M., I. Cho, C.-H. Kuo, C.-M. Lin, K. Miyakoshi, Y. Guo, T. Hayashida, Y. Matsumoto, J. Mori, Y.-T. Yen, and K.-C. Kuo (2019). Strong motions and estimation of the sursurface soil structure for the 2018 Hualien earthquake in Taiwan, JpGU annual meeting, Chiba, 2019.5.26-30.
  6. Yamada, M., S. Watada, H. Nakamichi, I. Mulia, and Karyono (2019). The 2018 edifice collapse event of Anak Krakatau, Indonesia: Landslide movement history estimated from seismic waveforms, JpGU annual meeting, Chiba, 2019.5.26-30.
  7. Watada, S., I. Mulia, M. Yamada, D. Sianipar, and H. Nakamichi (2019). Seismic waves and Sunda Strait tsunamis from the 2018 December eddifice collapse event of Anak Krakatau, JpGU annual meeting, Chiba, 2019.5.26-30.
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