Risk Evaluation and Disaster Mitigation Research Division
Tsunami Engineering Lab
Dr. Eng.
, Disaster Culture and Archive Studies, Earthquake Induced Tsunami Risk Evaluation Lab (Tokio Marine and Nichido Fire Insurance) (Concurrent)

Research Subject(s)
I am expert on tsunami modeling for warning, mitigation planning and education/awareness and was a member of study group of the reconstruction design council in response to the 2011 Tohoku earthquake at cabinet office, and the committee for technical investigation on Countermeasures for Earthquakes and Tsunamis of the Central Disaster Management Council.
Key Words
Tsunami modeling / risk avaluation / plan for evacuation and reconstruction
Selected Works

Shuji Seto,, Fumihiko Imamura, Classification of tsunami deaths by modifying ICD-10 categories in the 2011 Tohoku earthquake tsunami - A case study in Miyagi prefecture, International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction,Volume 50, November 2020

Fumiyasu Makinoshima, Fumihiko Imamura, Yusuke Oishi,Tsunami evacuation process based on human behaviour in past earthquakes and tsunamis: A literature review,Progress in Disaster Science,S2590-0617(20)30050-8,2020

Sugiura, M., Nouchi, R., Honda, A., Sato, S., Abe, T. & Imamura, F., Survival-oriented personality factors are associated with various types of social support in an emergency disaster situation, In : PloS one. 15, 2, p. e0228875, 2020