Journal Papers

Journal Paper Published

Y2016

  1. Mori, N., M. Kjerland, S. Nakajo, Y. Shibutani and T. Shimura (2016) Impact assessment of climate change on coastal hazards in Japan (review paper), Hydrological Research Letters, Vol.10(3), pp.101-105.
    doi: 10.3178/hrl.10.101
  2. Mori, N. and T. Takemi (2016) Impact assessment of coastal hazards due to future changes of tropical cyclones in the North Pacific Ocean, Weather and Climate Extremes (review paper), Vol.11, pp.53-69.
    doi: 10.1016/j.wace.2015.09.002
  3. Shimura, T., N. Mori and M.A. Hemer (2016) Variability and future decreases in winter wave heights in the Western North Pacific, Geophysical Research Letters, 10.1002/2016GL067924.
    doi:10.1002/2016GL067924
  4. Shimura, T., N. Mori and M. A. Hemer (2016) Projection of tropical cyclone-generated extreme wave climate based on CMIP5 multi-model ensemble in the Western North Pacific, Climate Dynamics, doi:10.1007/s00382-016-3390-2.
  5. Bennett, W. G., H. Karunarathna, N. Mori and D.E. Reeve (2016) Climate change impacts on future wave climate around the UK, Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, 4(4), 78.
    doi:10.3390/jmse4040078
  6. Kumagai, K., N. Mori and S. Nakajo (2016) Storm surge hindcast and return period of a Haiyan-like super typhoon, Coastal Engineering Journal, Vol.58, No.1, pp.1640001-1 – 1640001-15.
    doi:10.1142/S0578563416400015
  7. Kennedy, A., N. Mori, Y. Zhang, T. Yasuda, S.E. Chen, Y. Tajima, W. Pecor and K. Toride (2016) Observations and modeling of coastal boulder transport and loading during super typhoon Haiyan, Coastal Engineering Journal, Vol.58, No.1, pp.1640004-1 – 1640004-25
    doi:10.1142/S0578563416400040
  8. Pringle, W., N. Yoneyama and N. Mori (2016) Two-way coupled long wave-RANS model: Solitary wave transformation and breaking on a plane beach, Coastal Engineering, Vol.114, pp.99-118.
    doi:10.1016/j.coastaleng.2016.04.011
  9. Tomiczek, T., A. Prasetyo, N. Mori, T. Yasuda and A. Kennedy (2016) Physical modeling of tsunami inundation, loading, and shielding in an urban building array, Coastal Engineering, Vol.117, pp.97-112.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coastaleng.2016.07.003
  10. Goda, K., T. Yasuda, N. Mori and T. Maruyama (2016) New scaling relationships of earthquake source parameters for stochastic tsunami simulation, Coastal Engineering Journal, Vol.58, 1650010.
    DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1142/S0578563416500108
  11. De Risi, R., K. Goda, T. Yasuda and N. Mori (2016) Bayesian tsunami fragility modeling considering input data uncertainty, Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment, pp. 1-17.
    doi:10.1007/s00477-016-1230-x
  12. Hiraishi,T., R. Azuma,N. Mori, T. Yasuda and H. Mase (2016) A new generator for tsunami wave generation, Journal of Energy and Power Engineering, Vol.10, pp.166-172
    doi: 10.17265/1934-8975/2016.03.004
  13. Imamura, K., K. Takenaka Takano, N. Mori, T. Nakashizuka and S. Managi (2016) Attitudes toward disaster-prevention risk in Japanese coastal areas – Analysis of civil preference, Natural Hazards, pp.1-18.
    doi:10.1007/s11069-016-2210-7

Y2015

  1. Mori, N. and T. Takemi (2015) Impact assessment of coastal hazards due to future changes of tropical cyclones in the North Pacific Ocean, Weather and Climate Extremes, accepted.(2015/9)
    10.1016/j.wace.2015.09.002
  2. Shimura T., N. Mori and H. Mase (2015) Future projection of ocean wave climate: analysis of SST impacts on wave climate changes in the Western North Pacific, Journal of Climate, American Meteorological Society, 28, 3171-3190.
    doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-14-00187.1
  3. Shimura T., N. Mori and H. Mase (2015) Future projections of extreme ocean wave climates and the relation to tropical cyclones -Ensemble experiments of MRI-AGCM3.2H-, Journal of Climate, American Meteorological Society, accepted (2015/9)
  4. Takayabu, I., K. Hibino, H. Sasaki, H. Shiogama, N. Mori, Y. Shibutani and T. Takemi (2015) Climate change effects on the worst-case storm surge: a case study of Typhoon Haiyan, Environmental Research Letters, Vol.10, 064011.
    doi:10.1088/1748-9326/10/6/064011
  5. Kim, S.Y., N. Mori, H. Mase and T. Yasuda (2015) The role of sea surface drag in a coupled surge and wave model for Typhoon Haiyan 2013, Ocean Modelling, accepted, in press.
    doi:10.1016/j.ocemod.2015.06.004
  6. Kennedy, A., N. Mori, Y. Zhang, T. Yasuda, S.E. Chen, Y. Tajima, W. Pecor, K. Toride, Observations and modeling of coastal boulder transport and loading during super typhoon Haiyan, Coastal Engineering Journal, accepted (2015/9)
  7. Goda, K., S. Li, N. Mori and T. Yasuda (2015) Probabilistic tsunami damage assessment considering stochastic source models: Application to the 2011 Tohoku Earthquake, Coastal Engineering Journal, Vol.57, 1550015.
    doi:10.1142/S0578563415500151
  8. Goda, K., T. Yasuda, N. Mori and P.M. Mai (2015) Variability of tsunami inundation footprints considering stochastic scenarios based on a single rupture model: Application to the 2011 Tohoku earthquake, Journal of Geophysical Research, Ocean, 120, doi:10.1002/2014JC010626.
    doi:10.1002/2014JC010626
  9. Lemein, T., D.T. Cox, D. Albert and N. Mori (2015) Accuracy of optical image analysis compared to conventional vegetation measurements for estimating morphological features of emergent vegetation, Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, Vol.155, 20 March 2015, Pages 66-74.
    doi:10.1016/j.ecss.2014.12.051

Y2014

  1. Goda, K., M. Mai, T. Yasuda and N. Mori (2014) Sensitivity of Tsunami Wave Profile and Inundation Simulations to Earthquake Slip and Fault Geometry for the 2011 Tohoku EarthquakeEarth Planets and Space, 66:105, doi: 10.1186/1880-5981-66-105
  2. Mori, N., M. Kato, S. Kim, H. Mase, Y. Shibutani, T. Takemi, K. Tsuboki and T. Yasuda (2014) Local amplification of storm surge by Super Typhoon Haiyan in Leyte GulfGeophysical Research Letters, American Geophysical Union, 10.1002/2014GL060689
  3. Nakajo, S., N. Mori, T. Yasuda and H. Mase (2014) Global stochastic tropical cyclone model based on principal component analysis with cluster analysisJournal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, American Meteorological Society, Vol.53, pp.1547-1577.
  4. Yasuda, T., S. Nakajo, S. Kim, H. Mase, N. Mori and K. Horsburgh (2014) Evaluation of Future Storm Surge Risk in East Asia based on State-of-the-art Climate Change ProjectionCoastal Engineering, Volume 83, January 2014, Pages 65–71

Y2013 

  1. Hemer, Mark A., Yalin Fan, Nobuhito Mori, Alvaro Semedo and Xiaolan L.Wang (2013) Projected changes in wave climate from a multi-model ensembleNature Climate Change, 6p., doi:10.1038/nclimate1791.
    Pickup by Nature News
  2. Shimura T., N. Mori and H. Mase (2013) Ocean waves and teleconnection patterns in the Northern HemisphereJournal of Climate, 26, pp.8654-8670.
    (http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-12-00397.1)
  3. Mori, N., T. Shimura, T. Yasuda and H. Mase (2013) Multi-model climate projections of ocean surface variables under different climate scenarios, Future change of waves, sea level and wind:Ocean Engineering
    (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.oceaneng.2013.02.016)
  4. Mase, H., D. Tsujio, T. Yasuda and N.Mori (2013) Stability analysis of composite breakwater with wave-dissipating blocks considering increase in sea levels, surges and waves due to climate changeOcean Engineering
    (10.1016/j.oceaneng.2012.12.037)
  5. Mori, N., D.T. Cox, T. Yasuda and H. Mase (2013) Overview of the 2011 Tohoku Earthquake Tsunami Damage and relation with Coastal Protection along the Sanriku CoastEarthquake Spectra, March 2013, Vol. 29, No. S1, pp. S127-S143.
    (doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1193/1.4000118)
  6. Mase, H., Y. Kimura, Y. Yamakawa, T. Yasuda, N. Mori, and D.T. Cox (2013) Were coastal defensive structures completely broken by an unexpectedly large tsunami?, Earthquake Spectra, March 2013, Vol. 29, No. S1, pp. S145-S160.
    (doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1193/1.4000122)
  7. Mase, H., Tamada, T., Yasuda, T., Hedges, T., and Reis, M. (2013) Wave Runup and Overtopping at Seawalls Built on Land and in Very Shallow Water, J. Waterway, Port, Coastal, Ocean Eng., 139(5), 346–357.

Y2012 

  1. Mori, N. (2012) Freak waves under typhoon conditionsJournal of Geophysical Research, Ocean, Vol.117, C00J07, 12pp.
    (doi:10.1029/2011JC007788)
  2. Mori, N., T. Takahashi and The 2011 Tohoku Earthquake Tsunami Joint Survey Group (2012) Nationwide survey of the 2011 Tohoku Earthquake TsunamiCoastal Engineering Journal, Vol.54, Issue 1, pp.1-27.
    (doi: 10.1142/S0578563412500015)
  3. Kakinuma, T., Tsujimoto, G., Yasuda, T. and Tamada, T.: Trace survey of the 2011 Tohoku Tsunami in the North of Miyagi Prefecture and numerical simulation of bidirectional tsunamis in Utatsusaki Peninsula, Coastal Engineering Journal, Vol.54, No. 1, doi: 10.1142/S0578563412500076, pp.12500007-1-28.
  4. Yasuda, T. and Mase, H. (2012). Real Time Tsunami Prediction by Inversion Method Using Offshore Observed GPS Buoy Data — A Case Study for Nankaido —, J. Waterway, Port, Coastal, Ocean Eng., 10.1061/(ASCE)WW.1943-5460.0000159.
  5. Suh, K.D., S.W. Kim, N. Mori and H. Mase (2012) Performance-based design of caisson breakwaters considering climate change impactsJournal of Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 138, Issue 3, pp.215-225.
    (doi:10.1061/(ASCE)WW.1943-5460.0000126)

YI2011 

  1. Mori, N., T.Takahashi, T.Yasuda and H.Yanagisawa (2011) Survey of 2011 Tohoku earthquake tsunami inundation and run-upGeophysical Research Letters, accepted 8/29.
    (doi:10.1029/2011GL049210)
  2. Mori, N., M. Onorato and P.A.E.M. Janssen (2011) On the estimation of the kurtosis in directional sea states for freak wave forecastingJournal of Physical Oceanography, American Meteorological Society, Vol. 41, No. 8, pp.1484-1497.
    (doi:10.1175/2011JPO4542.1)
  3. Mase, H., T. Yasuda and N. Mori (2011) Real-time prediction of tsunami magnitudes in Osaka bay by using an Aartificial neural networkJournal of Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, Vol.137, No.5, pp.263-268.
    (doi:10.1061/(ASCE)WW.1943-5460.0000092)
  4. Lihwa, L., Demirbilek, Zeki and Mase, H. (2011): Recent Capabilities of CMS-Wave: A Coastal Wave Model for Inlets and Navigation Projects, Jour. of Coastal Res., Special Issue No. 59, doi: 10.2112/SI59-002.1, pp.7-14.

Y2010 

  1. Mori, N., T. Yasuda, H. Mase, T. Tom and Y. Oku (2010) Projection of extreme wave climate change under the global warmingHydrological Research Letters, Vol.4, pp.15-19. (doi:10.3178/hrl.4.15)
  2. Yasuda, T. and H. Mase and N. Mori (2010) Projection of future typhoons landing on Japan based on a stochastic typhoon model utilizing AGCM projections, Hydrological Research Letters, Vol.4, pp.65–69. (10.3178/HRL.4.65)
  3. Soo Youl Kim, Tomohiro Yasuda and Hajime Mase (2010) Wave set-up in the storm surge along open coasts during Typhoon Anita, Coastal Engineering, Volume 57, Issue 7, Pages 631-642
  4. Mori, N., H. Mase and T. Yasuda (2010) Discussion of `Influence of spectral width on wave height parameter estimates in coastal environments’ by Justin P. Vandever, Eric M. Sigel, John M. Brubaker and Carl T. Friedichs (2008)Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 136, Issue 2, pp.123-124.
  5. Suzuki, T., S. Shin, D.T. Cox and N. Mori (2010) Spatio-tempotral characteristics of near-bed pressure gradients on a barred beachJournal of Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, Vol.136, Issue 6, pp. 327-336.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)WW.1943-5460.0000055

Y2009 

  1. Chang, K.A., Y. Ryu and N. Mori (2009) Parameterization of neutrally buoyant horizontal round jet in wave environmentJournal of Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 135, Issue 3, pp.100-107.http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)0733-950X(2009)135:3(100)
  2. Onorato, M., T. Waseda, A. Toffoli, L. Cavaleri, O. Gramstad, P.A.E.M. Janssen, T. Kinoshita, J. Monbaliu, N. Mori, A.R. Osborne, M. Serio, C.T. Stansberg, H. Tamura, and K. Trulsen (2009) Statistical Properties of Directional Ocean Waves: The Role of the Modulational Instability in the Formation of Extreme Events, Physical Review Letters, vol.102, pp.114502-1-114502-4. http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.102.114502
  3. Suzuki, T., N. Mori and D.T. Cox (2009) Statistical modeling of near-bed pressure gradients measured on a natual beach, Coastal Engineering Journal, Vol.51, Issue 2, pp.101-121.
  4. Demirbilek, Z., L. Lin, W.C. Seabergh, H. Mase and J. Zheng (2009) Laboratory and numerical studies of hydrodynamics near jetties, Coastal Engineering Journal, Vol.51, Issue 2, pp.143-175.
  5. Kim, S. Y., T. Yasuda and Hajime Mase (2009) Numerical analysis of effects of tidal variations on storm surges and waves, Applied OceanResearch, Volume 30, Issue 4, October 2008, Pages 311-322.

Y2008 

  1. Jinhai, Z., H. Mase and L. Tongfei (2008) Modeling of random wave transformation with strong wave-induced coastal currents, Water Science and Engineering, vol.1, No.1, pp.18-26.
  2. Jinhai, Z., H. Mase, Z. Demirbilek and L. Lin (2008) Implementation and evaluation of alternative wave breaking formulas in a coastal spectral wave model, Ocean Engineering, Elsevier, vol.35, pp.1090-1101.
  3. Reis, M.T, K. Hu, T.S. Hedges, and H. Mase (2008) Comparison of Empirical, Semiempirical, and Numerical Wave Overtopping Models, Journal of Coastal Research, 24, 2B, pp.250-262.
  4. Mori, N. and S. Kakuno (2008) Aeration and bubble measurements of coastal breaking wavesFluid Dynamics Research, Volume 40, Issues 7-8, pp.616-626. (doi:10.1016/j.fluiddyn.2007.12.013)
  5. Watanabe, Y. and N. Mori (2008) Sub-surface vortex measurements in breaking water waves using an infrared imaging techniqueJournal of Geophysical Research, Ocean, American Geophysical Union, Vol.113, C07015, doi:10.1029/2006JC003950.
  6. Suzuki, T., S. Sungwon, N. Mori and D.T. Cox (2008) Statistical modeling of pressure gradient on a barred beachCoastal Engineering Journal, Vol.50, Issue 2, pp.123-142. (doi:10.1142/S0578563408001764)

YI2007 

  1. Mori, N., M. Onorato, P.A.E.M. Janssen, A.R. Osborne and M. Serio (2007) On the extreme statistics of long crested deep water waves: Theory and experimentsJournal of Geophysical Research, Ocean, American Geophysical Union, vol.112, C09011, doi:10.1029/2006JC004024.
  2. Mori, N., T. Suzuki and S. Kakuno (2007) Experimental study of air bubbles and turbulence characteristics in the surf zoneJournal of Geophysical Research, Ocean, American Geophysical Union, vol.112, C05014, doi:10.1029/2006JC003647
  3. Mori, N., T. Suzuki and S. Kakuno (2007) Noise of acoustic Doppler velocimeter data in bubbly flowJournal of Engineering Mechanics, American Society of Civil Engineers, Volume 133, Issue 1, pp.122-125.
  4. Iemura, H., T. Yasuda, M.H. Pradono and T. Tada (2007) Experiments of Tsunami Force Acting on Bridge Models, Journal of Earthquake Engineering, JSCE, pp.n-14-6 (CD-ROM).
  5. Zheng, J.-H., D.S. Jeng and H. Mase (2007) Sandy beach profile response to sloping seawalls: an experimental study, Journal of CoastalResearch, Special Issue 50, pp.334-337.

YI2006 

  1. Mori, N. and P.A.E.M. Janssen (2006) On kurtosis and occurrence probability of freak wavesJournal of Physical Oceanography, American Meteorological Society, Vol. 36, No. 7, pages 1471-1483.
  2. Hiraishi, T. and T. Yasuda (2006) Numerical simulation of tsunami inundation in urban areas, Journal of Disaster Research, Vol.1, No.1, pp.148-156.
  3. Tomita, T., F. Imamura, T. Arikawa, T. Yasuda and Y. Kawata (2006) Damage caused by the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami on the southwestern coast of Sri Lanka, Coastal Engineering Journal, Vol. 48, No. 2, pp.99-116.

YI2005 

  1. Mase, H., Oki, K., Hedges, T.S. and Li, H-J. (2005) Extended energy-balance-equation wave model for multidirectional random wave transformation, Ocean Engineering, Vol.32, Nos.8-9, pp.961-985.
  2. Ryu, Y., K.A. Chang and N. Mori (2005) Dispersion of neutrally buoyant horizontal round jet in wave environmentJournal of Hydraulic Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, Vol.131, Issue 12, pp.1088-1097.

YI2004 

  1. Mase, H., A. Miyahira and T.S. Hedges (2004) Random wave runup on seawalls near shorelines with and without artificial reefs, Coastal Engineering Journal, JSCE, pp.247-268.
  2. Hedges, T.S. and H. Mase (2004) Modified Hunt’s equation incorporating wave setup, Jour. Waterway, Port, Coastal, and Ocean Eng., Vol.130, No.3, pp.109-113.
  3. Mori, N. (2004) Occurrence probability of freak wave in nonlinear wave field, Ocean Engineering, Elsevier, Vol.31, No.2, pp. 165-175.