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TAKESHI MATSUSHIMA Last modified date:2016.06.18

Associate Professor / Seismology and Volcanology
Institute of Seismology and Volcanology
Faculty of Sciences


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E-Mail
Homepage
http://www.sevo.kyushu-u.ac.jp/~mat
Phone
0957-62-6621
Fax
0957-63-0225
Academic Degree
doctor of science
Field of Specialization
Solid Geophysics
Outline Activities
Geodetic study of Unzen eruption

Basic research of the prediction of volcanic eruptions throughout Japan

Study the mechanism of inland earthquakes

Research on the West off Fukuoka Prefecture Earthquake 2005

Research on the eruption of Kirishima Shinmoedake volcano
Research
Research Interests
  • Russo-Japanese joint research for the elucidation of the mechanism of eruption magma system and eruption of basaltic magma island arc type
    keyword : Basalt volcanic, Kamchatka, Russia
    2010.04~2014.03.
  • Estimation of future volcanic activity using geophysical observations.
    keyword : Volcanic eruption prediction
    1992.04.
  • Geodetic study of Unzen volcano
    keyword : Unzen volcano, Geodesy
    1992.04.
  • Geodetic research on deep structure and the current style of movement of the Median Tectonic Line
    keyword : Median Tectonic Line, Geodesy, GPS
    1998.10~2003.03.
  • Study on the tectonics of the southeastern part of the Philippine Sea
    keyword : Philippine Sea, Mariana Islands, GPS
    1998.01~2009.03.
Current and Past Project
  • Project Name : National Project for Earthquake Prediction and Volcanic Eruptions
    Organizations : National universities national institutes.
    Outline of the project : The 5-years plan(2009-2014) is going, according to the recommendation of the Subdivision on Geodesy, the Council for Science and Technology, MEXT. The aims of the project are to promote research on the mechanism of earthquakes and volcanic eruptions, and to obtain the ability of forecasting earthquakes and volcanic eruptions.
  • Project Name : National Project for Earthquake Prediction and Volcanic Eruptions
    Organizations : National universities national institutes.
    Outline of the project : The 5-years plan(2009-2014) is going, according to the recommendation of the Subdivision on Geodesy, the Council for Science and Technology, MEXT. The aims of the project are to promote research on the mechanism of earthquakes and volcanic eruptions, and to obtain the ability of forecasting earthquakes and volcanic eruptions.
  • National Project for Earthquake Prediction
    Organizations : National universities national institutes.
    Outline of the project : The 5-years plan(1999-2003) is going, according to the recommendation of the Subdivision on Geodesy, the Council for Science and Technology, MEXT. The aims of the project are to improve earthquake monitoring, to promote research on crustal activity and mechanism of earthquakes and to obtain the ability of forecasting earthquakes.
     
  • National Project for Prediction of Volcanic Eruptions
    Organizations : National universities national institutes.
    Outline of the project : The 5-years plan(1999-2003) is going, according to the recommendation of the Subdivision on Geodesy, the Council for Science and Technology, MEXT. The aims of the project are to improve volcano monitoring, to promote research on volcanic activity and mechanism of volcanic eruptions and to obtain the ability of forecasting volcanic eruptions.
     
  • Unzen Scientific Drilling Project (USDP)
    Sponsor : MEXT, Japan.
    Co-sponsor(2003-2004) : International Continental Scientific Drilling Program.
    Cooperative Organizations : AIST, University of Tokyo, Kyushu University, Kyoto University, Hokkaido University, JAMSTEC, NIED, University of Alaska(USA), USGS(USA), GFZ(Germany), University of Bayreuth(Germany), etc.
    Outline of the project : This project is a comprehensive scientific research on Unzen Volcano with scientific drilling. The focus of scientific drilling is to clarify the regional crustal structure, magma evolution processes, the processes of conduit formation, magma degassing, and magma's interaction with groundwater.
     
  • National Project for Earthquake Prediction
    Organizations : National universities national institutes.
    Outline of the project : The 5-years plan(1999-2003) is going, according to the recommendation of the Subdivision on Geodesy, the Council for Science and Technology, MEXT. The aims of the project are to improve earthquake monitoring, to promote research on crustal activity and mechanism of earthquakes and to obtain the ability of forecasting earthquakes.
     
  • National Project for Prediction of Volcanic Eruptions
    Organizations : National universities national institutes.
    Outline of the project : The 5-years plan(1999-2003) is going, according to the recommendation of the Subdivision on Geodesy, the Council for Science and Technology, MEXT. The aims of the project are to improve volcano monitoring, to promote research on volcanic activity and mechanism of volcanic eruptions and to obtain the ability of forecasting volcanic eruptions.
     
Academic Activities
Papers
1. Mori, T., Shinohara, H., Kazahaya, K., Ohwada, M., Hirabayashi, J., Matsushima, T., Mori, T., Odai, M., Iino, H., Miyashita, M., Time-averaged SO2 fluxes of subduction-zone volcanoes: Example of a 32-year exhaustive survey for Japanese volcanoes, Journal of Geophysical Research D: Atmospheres, 118, 15, 2013.08.
2. Matsumoto, S., Shimizu, H., Matsushima, T., Uehira, K., Yamashita, Y., Nakamoto, M., Miyazaki, M., Chikura, H., Short-term spatial change in a volcanic tremor source during the 2011 Kirishima eruption, Earth, Planets and Space, 65, 4, 323-329, 2013.05.
3. Nakao, S., Morita, Y., Yakiwara, H., Oikawa, J., Ueda, H., Takahashi, H., Ohta, Y., Matsushima, T., Iguchi, M., Volume change of the magma reservoir relating to the 2011 Kirishima Shinmoe-dake eruption-Charging, discharging and recharging process inferred from GPS measurements, Earth Planets Space, 65, 6, 2013.05.
4. Keigo Yamamoto,, Tadaomi Yamamoto, Tetsuro Takayama, Nobuo Ichikawa, Takahiro Ohkura, Shin Yoshikawa, Hiroyuki Inoue,, TAKESHI MATSUSHIMA, Kazunari Uchida, Manami Nakamoto, Vertical Ground Deformation Associated with the Volcanic Activity of Sakurajima Volcano, Japan during 1996-2010 as Revealed by Repeated Precise Leveling Surveys, Bull. Volcanol. Soc. Japan, 58, 1, 2013.04.
5. Estimation of subsurface structure using microtremor H/V spectral ratio in the Shimabara peninsula.
6. Relation between Chijiwa Caldera and Activity of Unzen Volcano
Matsushima, T. and Y. Kohno
Earth Monthly, Vol.48, No.2, 122-127, 2006.
7. Observation tests of the Antarctic penetrator on the Mizuho Plateau in JARE-43 summer operation
Matsushima, T., M. Yamashita, T. Yasuhara, K. Horiguchi, H. Miyamachi, S. Toda, M. Takeda, A. Watanabe, and K. Shibuya
Antarctic Record, Vol.47, No.3, 395-408, 2003.
8. Matsushima, T. and A. Takagi, GPS and EDM Monitoring of Unzen Volcano Ground Deformation, Earth, Planets and Space, 52, 11, Vol.52, 1015-1018, 2000.01.
9. Volcanoes in Northern Mariana Islands
Takeshi MASUSHIMA and Teruyuki KATO(1999)
Bulletin of the Volcanological Society of Japan,Vol.44, No.3,179-182.
Presentations
1. Fukui, F., Matsushima, T., Oikawa, J., Watanabe, A., Okuda, T., Ozawa, T., Kohno, Y., Miyagi, Y., Crustal deformation of Miyakejima volcano, Japan since the eruption of 2000 using dense GPS campaign observation, 2013 Fall Meeting, AGU, V51E-2739, 2013.12.
2. Fukui, M., Matsushima, T., Yumitori, N., Oikawa, J., Watanabe, A, Okuda, T., Ozawa, T., Kohno, Y., Miyagi, Y., Crustal deformation of Miyakejima volcano, Japan since the eruption of 2000 using dense GPS campaign observation, IAVCEI 2013 Scientific Assembly, 1W_2F-P17, 2013.07.21.
3. Kohno, Y., Matsushima, T., Shimizu, H., Magma Supply System of Unzen Volcano Inferred from Ground Deformation Data, 5th International UNESCO Conference on Geoparks, 3-P-12, 2012.05.
4. Itoya, N., Matsushima, T., Estimation of Subsurface Structure in the Unzen Volcanic Area Using Microtremor H/V Spectral Ratio, 5th International UNESCO Conference on Geoparks, 3-P-09, 2012.05.
5. Yamashita, Y., Matsushima, T., Matsumoto, S., Shimizu, H., Nakamoto, M., Miyazaki, M., Uehira, K., Geophysical Observation and Monitoring for Eruptive Activity of Shinmoe-dake, Kirishima Geopark, 5th International UNESCO Conference on Geoparks, 1-P-11, 2012.05.
6. Shimizu, H., Matsushima, T., Matsumoto, S., Uehira, K., Fukui, R., Uchida, K., Umakoshi, K., Nakada, S., The 1990-1995 Eruption and Current Volcanic Activity in Unzen Volcanic Area Global Geopark, Japan , 5th International UNESCO Conference on Geoparks, 1-P-07, 2012.05.12.
7. Itoya, N., Matsushima, T., Estimation of subsurface structure using microtremor H/V spectral ratio in the Shimabara peninsula, 2010 AGU Fall Meeting, S51A-1908, 2010.12.17.
8. Matsushima, T., A. Watanabe, T. Tabei, and J. Oikawa, Estimation of thickness of volcanic ash falls using In-SAR Analysis, Japan Geoscience Union Meeting 2010, STT072-P13..
9. Takeshi Matsushima, Takao Tabei, Tsuyoshi Watanabe, Setsuya Nakada, Yuichi Morita, Fukashi Maeno, Atsushi Watanabe, Jun Oikawa, Teruyuki Kato
Geodetic Observation at Anatahan Volcano, Northern Mariana Islands.
10. Matsushima Takeshi Secretariat of Cities on Volcanoes 5 Conference
International conference of Cities on Volcanoes 5 in Shimabara 2007 – a challenge from a small city.
11. Volcanic Activity of Izu-Torishima Island and ejecta of the 2002 eruption
Matsushima, T., M. Saito and T. Sugimoto
The Joint Meeting of Earth and Planetary Science, 2006 Joint Meeting.
12. Post-seismic deformation for the 2005 west off Fukuoka earthquake (M7.0)observed by GPS
Matsushima, T., Y. Kohno, S. Nakao, H. Takahashi, and M. Ichiyanagi
The Joint Meeting of Earth and Planetary Science, 2005 Joint Meeting.
13. Postseismic deformation of the 2004 Niigata-Chuetsu earthquake (M6.8) by a dense GPS observation
Matsushima, T., H. Takahashi, T. Kato, A. Takeuchi, T. Yamaguchi, Y. Kohno, J. Fukuda, K. Hatamoto, R. Doke, Y. Matsuura and M. Kasahara
The Joint Meeting of Earth and Planetary Science, 2005 Joint Meeting.
14. Seismic Activity and Crustal Deformation of Izu Torishima Volcano
Matsushima, T., and T. Sugimoto
The Volcanological society of Japan, 2004, Fall meeting.
15. Magma Supply System Deep under the Unzen Volcano inferred from the Leveling Data
The Volcanological society of Japan, 2001, Fall meeting.
16. Dense seismic network observation on Miyake-jima island,Japan
The Seismological Society of Japan, 2001, Fall meeting.
17. Development of the Antarctic Penetrator for explosive seismic surveys
Matsushima, T., K. Shibuya, M. Kanao, S. Toda, and SEAL Geotransect Group
The Joint Meeting of Earth and Planetary Science, 2001 Joint Meeting.
Membership in Academic Society
  • The Volcanological Society of Japan
  • International Association of Volcanology and Chemistry of the Earth's Interior
  • The Seismological Society of Japan
  • The Geodetic Society of Japan
  • The Society of Exploration Geophysicists of Japan
  • Japan Association of Surveyors
Awards
  • Shigeru Nakao, Yuichi Morita, Hiroshi Yakiwara, Jun Oikawa, Hideki Ueda, Hiroaki Takahashi, Yusaku Ohta, Takeshi Matsushima, and Masato Iguchi: Volume change of the magma reservoir relating to the 2011 Kirishima Shinmoe-dake eruption—Charging, discharging and recharging process inferred from GPS measurements, Earth Planets Space, Vol. 65 (No. 6), pp. 505-515, 2013, doi:10.5047/eps.2013.05.017
  • Keigo Yamamoto, Tadaomi Sonoda, Tetsuro Takayama, Nobuo Ichikawa, Takahiro Ohkura, Shin Yoshikawa, Hiroyuki Inoue, Takeshi Matsushima, Kazunari Uchida, Manami Nakamoto: Vertical Ground Deformation Associated with the Volcanic Activity of Sakurajima Volcano, Japan during 1996-2010 as Revealed by Repeated Precise Leveling Surveys, Bull. Volcanol. Soc. Japan,58,1,137-151
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