1. Ando, K., K. Suzuki, N. Mori (2023) Design method for impulsive wave pressure impacting the front of a target structure for reinforced concrete platesJournal of Waterway, Port, Coastal, and Ocean Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 149, Issue 1.
  2. Casas-Prat,M., X.L. Wang, N. Mori, Y. Feng, R. Chan, T. Shimura (2023) A 100-member ensemble simulations of global historical (1951-2010) wave heightsScientific Data, Springer Nature, 10, Article number: 362.
  3. Chida, Y., N. Mori (2023) Numerical modeling of debris transport due to tsunami flow , Coastal Engineering, Elsevier, Vol.179, January 2023, 104243.
  4. De Luca, F., A. Muhammad, R. De Risi, A. Hargono, N. Mori, T. Yasuda, K. Goda (2023) Integrated tsunami risk framework considering agent-based evacuation modelling: the case of Saga, Kochi Prefecture, JapanInternational Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, Available online 15 December 2023, 104193.
  5. Fujiwara, K., T. Takemi, N. Mori, (2023) Response of Intensity and Structure of Typhoon Jebi (2018) before Landfall to 2-K and 4-K Warmed Future Climates in Dynamical Downscaling ExperimentsThe Scientific Online Letters on the Atmosphere (SOLA) , Vol.19, pp.142-149.
  6. Fukui, N., N. Mori, S.Y. Kim, T. Shimura, T. Miyashita (2023) Application of a subgrid-scale urban inundation model for a storm surge simulation Case study of Typhoon HaiyanCoastal Engineering, Volume 188, March 2024, 104442.
  7. Huang, W., Y. J. Zhang, Z. Liu, H.C. Yu, Y. Liu, S. Lamont, Y. Zhang, F. Hirpa, T. Li, B. Baker, W. Zhan, S. Patel, N. Mori (2023) Simulation of compound flooding in Japan using a nation-wide modelNatural Hazards, Volume 117, pp.2693–2713.
  8. Ho,T.C., N. Mori, M. Yamada (2023) Ocean gravity wave split from meteotsunami at the Japan Trench after the 2022 Tonga volcanic eruptionEarth, Planets and Space, 75, No.25.
  9. Jeong, J.S, H.S. Lee, N. Mori (2023) Abnormal high tides and flooding induced by the internal surge in Hiroshima Bay due to a remote typhoonFrontiers in Marine ScienceSection Coastal Ocean Processes, 22 June 2023.
  10. Kawase, H., M. Nosaka, S. I Watanabe, K. Yamamoto, T. Shimura, H. Okachi, T. Hoshino, R. Ito, S. Sugimoto, Y. Naka, Y.-H. Wu, C. Suzuki, S. Fukui, T. Takemi, Y. Ishikawa, N. Mori, E. Nakakita, T. J. Yamada, A. Murata, T. Nakaegawa, and I. Takayabu (2023) Identifying robust changes of extreme precipitation in Japan from large ensemble 5-km-grid regional experiments for 4K warming scenarioJournal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 19 September 2023, https://doi.org/10.1029/2023JD038513
  11. Kim, S.Y.,Jo, J., N. Mori, H. Mase (2023) Fully coupled model of surge, wave, and tide for compound inundation using surge overflow and wave overtopping, Coastal Engineering, accepted (2023/12)
  12. Liu, Y., Z. Lyu, H. Li, N. Mori (2023) Multipole solution with nonlinear pressure loss for oblique waves action on a submerged partially perforated semi-circular breakwaterOcean Engineering, Volume 291, 1 January 2024, 116487
  13. Lyu, Z., N. Mori, H. Kashima (2023) Freak wave in a two-dimensional directional wavefield with bottom topography change: Part I. Normal incident waveJournal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol.959 , 25 March 2023 , A19
  14. Miyashita, T., A. Nishino, T.C. Ho, T. Yasuda, N. Mori, T. Shimura, N. Fukui (2023) Multi-scale simulation of subsequent tsunami waves in Japan excited by air pressure waves due to the 2022 Tonga volcanic eruptionPure and Applied Geophysicshttps://doi.org/10.1007/s00024-023-03332-9
  15. Mori, N., T. Shimura (2023) Tropical cyclone-induced coastal sea level projection and the adaptation to a changing climateCambridge Prisms: Coastal Futures, Vol.1, e4
  16. Morgado, Y., O.S. Areu Rangel, O.S, R. Silva-Casarín, T. Miyashita, N. Mori, T. Tomiczek (2023) Using the SPRC methodology to assess tsunami risk in Zihuatanejo, MexicoCoastal Engineering Journal, Taylor & Francis, Vol.65, No.2, pp._256-276
  17. Nishino, T, T. Miyashita, N. Mori (2023) Methodology for probabilistic tsunami-triggered oil spill fire hazard assessment based on Natech cascading disaster modelingReliability Engineering & System Safety, Volume 242, February 2024, 109789
  18. Toyoda, M., N. Mori, S.Y. Kim, Y. Shibutani, J. Yoshino (2023) Assessment of compound occurrence of storm surge and river flood in Ise and Mikawa Bays, Japan using a framework of atmosphere–ocean–river couplingNatural Hazardshttps://doi.org/10.1007/s11069-023-06362-7


  1. Casas-Prat, M., Wang, X., N. Mori, Y. Feng, R. Chan, T. Shimura (2022) Effects of internal climate variability on historical ocean wave height trend assessmentFrontiers in Marine Science, 9:847017. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2022.847017
  2. Chang, C.W., N. Mori, N. Tsuruta, K. Suzuki and H. Yanagisawa (2022) An experimental study of mangrove-induced resistance on coastal waves considering the impacts of typical Rhizophora rootsJournal of Geophysical Research, Oceans, Vol.127, Issue6, June 2022, e2022JC018653
  3. De Risi, R., A. Muhammad, F. De Luca, K. Goda, N. Mori (2022) Dynamic risk framework for cascading compounding climate-geological hazards: a Perspective on coastal communities in subduction zonesFrontiers in Earth Science, Section Geohazards and Georisks, 07 October 2022.
  4. Fukui, N., N. Mori, T. Miyashita, T. Shimura and K. Goda (2022) Subgrid-scale modeling of tsunami inundation in coastal urban areaCoastal Engineering, Elsevier, Vol.177, October 2022, 104175.
  5. Ha,S., T. Fujimi, X. Jiang, N. Mori, R. A. Begum, M. Watanabe, H. Tatano, E. Nakakita (2022) Estimating household preferences for coastal flood risk mitigation policies under ambiguityEarth's Future, 10, e2022EF003031
  6. Miyashita, N. Mori, O. Gómez-Ramos (2022) Local tsunami amplification factors due to bathymetric effect and its application to approximate hazard assessment on the Zihuatanejo coastPure and Applied Geophysics, 29 November 2022.
  7. Mori, N., K. Satake, D. Cox, K. Goda, P. A. Catalan, T.C. Ho, F. Imamura, T. Tomiczek, P. Lynett, T. Miyashita, A. Muhari, V. Titov, R. Wilson (2022) Giant tsunami monitoring, early warning and hazard assessmentNature Reviews Earth and Environment, 23 August 2022.
  8. Mori, S., T. Shimura, T. Miyashita, A. Webb, N. Mori (2022) Future changes in tropical cyclone intensity and extreme storm surge based on a maximum potential model for East AsiaCoastal Engineering Journal, Taylor & Francis, Vol.84, Issue 4, pp.630-647.
  9. Mori, N., C.W. Chang, T. Inoue, Y. Akaji, K. Hinokidani, S. Baba, M. Takagi, S. Mori, H. Koike, M. Miyauchi, R. Suganuma, A. Sabunas, T. Miyashita, T. Shimura (2022) Parameterization of mangrove root structure of Rhizophora stylosa in coastal hydrodynamic modelFrontiers in Built Environment, Coastal and Offshore Engineering, 7:782219. doi: 10.3389/fbuil.2021.782219
  10. Morim, J., L.H. Erikson, M. Hemer, I. Young, X.L. Wang, N. Mori, T. Shimura, J. Stopa, C. Trenham, L. Mentaschi, S. Gulev, V.D. Sharmar, L. Bricheno, J. Wolf, O. Aarnes, P. Camus, J. Bidlot, A. Semedo, B. Reguero, T. Wahl (2022) A global ensemble of ocean wave climate statistics from contemporary wave reanalysis and hindcastsScientific Data, Springer Nature, Vol.9, Article number: 358
  11. Morim, J., M. Hemer, I. Young, X. Wang, L. Mentaschi, N. Mori, A. Semedo, J. Stopa, V. Grigoreva, S. Gulev, O. Aarnes, J. Bidlot, Ø. Breivik, L. Bricheno, T. Shimura, M. Menendez, M. Markina, V. Sharmar, C. Trenham, J. Wolf, C. Appendini, C. Sofia, N. Groll, A. Webb (2022) Global ocean wave fields show consistent regional trends between 1980 and 2014 in a multi-product ensembleCommunications Earth & Environment, 3, Article number 320. https://doi.org/10.1038/s43247-022-00654-9
  12. Odériz, I, N. Mori, T. Shimura, A. Webb, R. Silva, T.R. Mortlock (2022) Transitional wave climate regions on continental and polar coasts in a warming worldNature Climate Change, 16 June 2022.
  13. Otaki, T., H. Fudeyasu, N. Kohno, T. Takemi, N. Mori, K. Iida (2022) Maximum storm surges along the Japanese coastal regions caused by Typhoon Jebi using typhoon path ensemble simulationsJournal of the Meteorological Society of Japan, Vol.100, No.4 pp.661-676
  14. Sabunas, A., N. Mori, T. Shimura, N. Fukui and T. Miyashita (2022) Estimating compounding storm surge and sea level rise effects and bias correction impact when projecting future impact on volcanic islands in Oceania. Case study of Viti, Fiji, LevuFrontiers in Built Environment, Coastal and Offshore Engineering, 8:796471. doi: 10.3389/fbuil.2022.796471
  15. Shimura, T., W. J. Pringle, N. Mori, T. Miyashita, K. Yoshida (2022) Seamless projections of global storm surge and ocean waves under a warming climateGeophysical Research Letters, 49, e2021GL097427.
  16. Shimura, T., N. Mori, Y. Baba, T. Miyashita (2022) Ocean surface wind estimation from waves based on small GPS buoy observations in a bay and the open oceanJournal of Geophysical Research Oceans, Vol.127, Issue 9, September 2022, e2022JC018786.
  17. Takahashi, H., L. Zdravković, A. Tsiampousi, N. Mori (2022) Destabilisation of seawall ground by ocean wavesGéotechnique, 16p.
  18. Takagi, M., J. Ninomiya, N. Mori, T. Shimura, T. Miyashita (2022) Impacts of wave-induced ocean surface turbulent kinetic energy flux on typhoon characteristicsCoastal Engineering Journal, Taylor & Francis, pp.1-18.
  19. Toyoda, M., N. Mori and J. Yoshino (2022) Optimization of empirical typhoon model considering the difference of radius between pressure gradient and wind speed distributionsCoastal Engineering Journal, Taylor & Francis, pp.1-11
  20. Yuchen H., A. Slunyaev, N. Mori, A. Chabchoub (2022) Experimental evidence of nonlinear focusing in standing water wavesPhysical Review Letters, 129, 144502.
  21. Ventura, Y., Y. Rodríguez, I. Odériz, V. Chávez, N. Mori, A. Felix, S. Cerdeira-Estrada, R. Silva (2022) New assessment of wave energy in relation to geomorphological and demographic characteristics in the Pacific coast of Baja California, MexicoFrontiers in Marine Science, section Coastal Ocean Processes, Vol.9, 08 April 2022, 10.3389/fmars.2022.872707


  1. Chang, C.W., N. Mori (2021) Green infrastructure for the reduction of coastal disasters: a review of the protective role of coastal forests against tsunami, storm surge, and wind wavesCoastal Engineering Journal, Taylor & Francis, Vol.63, Number 3, pp.370-385.
  2. Fukui, N., Y. Chida, Z. Zhang, T. Yasuda, T.C. Ho, A. Kennedy, N. Mori (2021) Variations in building-resolving simulations of tsunami inundation in a coastal urban areaJournal of Waterway, Port, Coastal, and Ocean Engineering, Vol.148, No.1, 04021044.
  3. Goda, K., R. De Risi, and F. De Luca, A. Muhammad, T. Yasuda, N. Mori (2021) Multi-hazard earthquake-tsunami loss estimation of Kuroshio town, Kochi Prefecture, Japan considering the Nankai-Tonankai megathrust rupture scenariosInternational Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, Volume 54, 15 February 2021, 102050.
  4. Ha, S., H. Tatano, N. Mori, T. Fujimi, X. Jiang (2021) Cost-benefit analysis of adaptation to storm surge due to climate change in Osaka Bay, JapanClimatic Change, 169, Article number: 23.
  5. Kawamiya, M., M. Ishii, N. Mori, E. Nakakita, I. Takayabu, M. Watanabe (2021) Preface for Projection and impact assessment of global changeProgress in Earth and Planetary Science, 8:30.
  6. Lyu, Z., N. Mori and H. Kashima (2021) Freak wave in high-order weakly nonlinear wave evolution with bottom topography changeCoastal Engineering, Elsevier, Volume 167, August 2021, 11p.
    https://doi.org/10.1080/21664250.2021.1929742 .
  7. Mori, N., N. Ariyoshi, T. Shimura, T. Miyashita, J. Ninomiya (2021) Future projection of maximum potential storm surge height at three major bays in Japan using the maximum potential intensity of a tropical cycloneClimatic Change, 164, Article number: 25.
  8. Mori, N., T. Takemi, Y. Tachikawa, H. Tatano, T. Shimura, T. Tanaka, T. Fujimi, Y. Osakada, A. Webb, E. Nakakita (2021) Recent nationwide climate change impact assessments of natural hazards in Japan and East Asia (review), Weather and Climate Extremes, Volume 32, June 2021, 100309.
  9. Morim J., S. Vitousek, M. Hemer, B. Reguero, L. Erikson, M. Casas-Prat, X. L. Wang, C. Trenham, N. Mori, T. Shimura, L. Mentaschi and B. Timmerman (2021) Global changes to extreme ocean wave events due to global warming exceedingEnvironmental Research Letters, 16 074056.
  10. Muhammad, A., R. De Risi, F. De Luca, N. Mori, T. Yasuda, K. Goda (2021) Are current tsunami evacuation approaches safe enough?Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessmenthttps://doi.org/10.1007/s00477-021-02000-5, 21p.
  11. Ninomiya, J, Y. Taka and N. Mori (2021) Projecting changes in explosive cyclones and high waves around Japan using a mega-ensemble projectionOcean Engineering, Volume 237, 1 October 2021, 109634.
  12. Oderiz, I., R. Silva, T. Mortlock, N. Mori, T. Shimura, A. Webb, R. Padilla, S. Villers (2021) Natural variability and warming signals in global ocean wave climatesGeophysical Research Letters, Volume48, Issue 11, 16 June 2021, e2021GL093622.
  13. Sabūnas, A., T. Miyashita, N. Fukui, T. Shimura, N. Mori (2021) Impact assessment of storm surge and climate change-enhanced sea level rise on atoll nations. The case study of the Tarawa Atoll, KiribatiFrontiers in Built Environment, Coastal and Offshore Engineering, Vol.7, p.148
  14. Shimura, T., N. Mori, D. Urano, T. Takemi, R. Mizuta (2021) Tropical cyclone characteristics represented by the ocean wave coupled atmospheric global climate model incorporating wave-dependent momentum FluxJournal of Climate, pp.1-46.
  15. Sasaki K., M. Inoue, T. Shimura, and M. Masato (2021) In Situ, Rotor-Based Drone Measurement of Wind Vector and Aerosol Concentration in Volcanic Areas, Atmosphere, 12(3), 376. https://doi.org/10.3390/atmos12030376
  16. Toyoda, M., N. Fukui, T. Miyashita, T. Shimura, N. Mori (2021) Uncertainty of storm surge forecast using integrated atmospheric and storm surge modelCase study on Typhoon Haishen 2020Coastal Engineering Journal, Taylor & Francis, 16p.
  17. Troselj, J., S. Takewaka, J. Ninomiya, N. Mori (2021) Dynamical Downscaling of coastal dynamics during October 2006 extreme storm surge events on the Ibaraki coast, JapanFrontiers in Marine Science, January 13, 16p.


  1. Ducrozet, G., F. Bonnefoy, N. Mori, M. Fink, A. Chabchoub (2020) Experimental reconstruction of extreme sea waves by time reversal principleJournal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol.884, A20, doi:10.1017/jfm.2019.939.
  2. Goda, K., T. Yasuda, N. Mori, A. Muhammad, R. De Risi, and F. De Luca (2020) Uncertainty quantification of tsunami inundation in Kuroshio, Kochi Prefecture, Japan, using the Nankai–Tonankai megathrust rupture scenariosNatural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, 20, pp.3039–3056.
  3. Ishii, M., N. Mori (2020) d4PDF: large-ensemble and high-resolution climate simulations for global warming risk assessment (review), Progress in Earth and Planetary Science, 7, Article number 58.
  4. Lyu, Z., Y. Liu, H. Li, N. Mori (2020) Iterative multipole solution for wave interaction with submerged partially perforated semi-circular breakwaterApplied Ocean Research, Volume 97, April 2020, 102103.
  5. Miyashita, T., N. Mori, K. Goda (2020) Uncertainty of probabilistic tsunami hazard assessment of Zihuatanejo (Mexico) due to the representation of tsunami variabilityCoastal Engineering Journal, Taylor & Francis, Vol.62, Issue 3, pp.413-428.
  6. Mori, N., N. Ariyoshi, T. Shimura, T. Miyashita, J. Ninomiya (2020) Future projection of maximum potential storm surge height at three major bays in Japan using the maximum potential intensity of a tropical cyclone, Climatic Change, 印刷中. (未収録)
  7. Morim, J., C. Trenham, M. Hemer, X. Wang, N. Mori, T. Shimura, B. Timmermans, L. Mentaschi, M. Casas-Prat, A. Semedo, M. Dobrynin, P. Camus, L. Bricheno, Y. Feng, and L. Erikson (2020) A global ensemble of ocean wave climate projections from CMIP5-driven modelsScientific Data, 7, Article number:105.
  8. Oderiz, I., R. Silva, T.R. Mortlock, N. Mori (2020) ENSO impacts on global directional wave power and coastal hazardsJournal of Geophysical Research, Ocean, Volume125, Issue12, e2020JC016464.
  9. Sabunas, A., N. Mori, N. Fukui, T. Miyashita, T. Shimura (2020) Impact assessment of climate change on storm surge and sea level rise around Viti Levu, FijiFrontiers in Marine Science, 19 p.
  10. Sasmal, K., T. Waseda, A. Webb, S. Miyajima, and K. Nakano (2020) Assessment of wave energy resources and their associated uncertainties for two coastal areas in Japan, Journal of Marine Science and Technology, 印刷中. (未収録)
    https://doi.org/ 10.1007/s00773-020-00781-y
  11. Shimozono, T., Y. Tajima, K. Kumagai, T. Arikawa, Y. Oda, Y. Shigihara, N. Mori, T. Suzuki (2020) Coastal Impact of super Typhoon Hagibs on greater Tokyo and Shizuoka areas, JapanCoastal Engineering Journal, Taylor & Francis, doi:0.1080/21664250.2020.1738620
  12. Shimura, T., Hemer, M., Lenton, A., Chamberlain, M. A., & Monselesan, D. (2020) Impacts of Ocean Wave‐Dependent Momentum Flux on Global Ocean Climate, Geophysical Research Letters, 47(20), e2020GL089296.
  13. Waseda, T., T. Nose, T. Kodaira, K. Sasmal, A. Webb (2020) Climatic trends of extreme wave events caused by Arctic Cyclones in the western Arctic Ocean, Polar Science, 印刷中. (未収録)
  14. Webb, A., T. Waseda, K. Kiyomatsu (2020) A High-Resolution, Long-Term Wave Resource Assessment of Japan with Wave-Current Effects, Renewable Energy, 161, pp.1341–1358.
  15. Yang, J.A, S.Y. Kim, S.Y. Son, N. Mori, H. Mase (2020) Assessment of uncertainties in projecting future changes to extreme storm surge height depending of future SST and greenhouse gas emission scenariosClimatic Change, pp.1-18.


  1. Morim, J., M. Hemer, L.W. Xiaolan, N. Cartwright, C. Trenham, A. Semedo, I. Young, L. Bricheno, P. Camus, M. Casas-Prat, L. Erikson, L. Mentaschi, N. Mori, T. Shimura, B. Timmerman, O. Aarnes, Ø. Breivik, A. Behrens, M. Dobrynin, M. Menendez, J. Staneva, M. Wehner, J. Wolf, B. Kamranzad, A. Webb, J. Stopa (2019) Robustness and uncertainties in global multivariate windwave climate projections, Nature Climate Change, 10.1038/s41558-019-0542-5
  2. Shimura, T., N. Mori, High-resolution wave climate hindcast around Japan and its spectral representation, Coastal Engineering, Elsevier, Volume 151, September 2019, pp.1-9.
  3. Mori, N., T. Shimura, K. Yoshida, R. Mizuta, Y. Okada, M. Fujita, T. Temur Khujanazarov, E. Nakakita (2019) Future changes in extreme storm surges based on mega-ensemble projection using 60-km resolution atmospheric global circulation model, Coastal Engineering Journal, Taylor & Francis, 61(3), pp.295-307.
  4. Luxmoore, J., S. Ilic, N. Mori (2019) On kurtosis and extreme waves in crossing directional seas: a laboratory experiment, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Volume 876, pp.792-817.
    doi: 10.1017/jfm.2019.575Pu
  5. Kashima, H., N. Mori (2019) Aftereffect of high-order nonlinearity on extreme wave occurrence from deep to intermediate water, Coastal Engineering, Elsevier, 103559.
    doi: 10.1016/j.coastaleng.2019.103559
  6. Kamranzad, B., N. Mori (2019) Future wind and wave climate projections in the Indian Ocean based on a super-high-resolution MRI-AGCM3.2S model projection, Climate Dynamics, pp.1-20.
    doi: 10.1007/s00382-019-04861-7
  7. Bennett, W., H. Karunarathna, D. Reeve, N. Mori, Computational modelling of morphodynamic response of a macro-tidal beach to future climate variabilities, Marine Geology, Volume 415, September 2019, 105960.
  8. Jiang, X., N. Mori, H. Tatano, L. Yang (2019) Simulation-based exceedance probability curves to assess economic impacts of storm surge inundation under climate change scenarios -A case study in Ise Bay, Japan-, Sustainability, 11(4), 1090, doi: 10.3390/su11041090
    doi: 10.3390/su11041090
  9. Fukui, N., A. Prasetyo, N. Mori (2019) Numerical modeling of tsunami inundation using upscaled urban roughness parameterization, Coastal Engineering, Elsevier, Volume 152, October 2019, 103534.
    doi: 10.1016/j.coastaleng.2019.103534
  10. Prasetyo, A., T. Yasuda, T. Miyashita, N. Mori (2019) Physical modeling and numerical analysis of tsunami inundation in a coastal city, Frontiers in Built Environment, Vol.5, doi:10.3389/fbuil.2019.00046, 19 p.
    doi: 10.3389/fbuil.2019.00046
  11. Goda, K., N. Mori, T. Yasuda (2019) Rapid tsunami loss estimation using regional inundation hazard metrics derived from stochastic tsunami simulation, International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, 7 April 2019, 101152. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijdrr.2019.101152
    doi: 10.1016/j.ijdrr.2019.101152
  12. Takahashi, H., Y. Morikawa, N. Mori, T. Yasuda, Collapse of concrete-covered levee under composite effect of overflow and seepage, Soil and Foundation, in press.
  13. Mori, N., T. Yasuda, T. Arikawa, T. Kataoka, S. Nakajo, K. Suzuki, Y. Yamanaka, A. Webb (2019) 2018 Typhoon Jebi post-event survey of coastal damage in the Kansai region, Japan, Coastal Engineering Journal, Taylor & Francis, pp.278-294.
  14. Cox, D., T. Arikawa, A. Barbosa, G. Guannel, D. Inazu, A. Kennedy, Y. Li, N. Mori, K. Perry. D. Prevatt, D. Roueche, T. Shimozono, C. Simpson, E. Shimakawa, T. Shimura, R. Slocum (2019) Hurricanes Irma and Maria post-event survey in US Virgin Islands, Coastal Engineering Journal, Taylor & Francis, Volume 61 Issue 2, pp.121-134.
  15. Goda, K., N. Mori, T. Yasuda, A. Prasetyo, A. Muhammad, D. Tsujio (2019) Cascading geological hazards and risks of the 2018 Sulawesi Indonesia Earthquake and sensitivity analysis of tsunami inundation simulations, Frontiers in Earth Science, 10.3389/feart.2019.00261.
    doi: 10.3389/feart.2019.00261


  1. Mori, N., S. Nakajo, S. Iwamura and Y. Shibutani (2018) Projection of decrease in Japanese beaches due to climate change using a geographic database, Coastal Engineering Journal, Taylor & Francis, 8p.
    doi: 10.1080/21664250.2018.1488513
  2. Yang, J.A, S.Y. Kim, N. Mori, H. Mase (2018) Assessment of long-term impact of storm surges around the Korean Peninsula based on a large ensemble of climate projections, Coastal Engineering, Elsevier, Vol.142, pp.1-8.
  3. Pringle, W.J., N. Yoneyama and N. Mori (2018) Multiscale coupled three-dimensional model analysis of the tsunami flow characteristics around the Kamaishi Bay offshore breakwater and comparisons to a shallow water model, Coastal Engineering Journal, Taylor & Francis, 25p.
    doi: 10.1080/21664250.2018.1484270
  4. Waseda, T., A. Webb, K. Sato, J. Inoue, A. Kohout, B. Penrose, S. Penrose (2018) Correlated Increase of High Ocean Waves and Winds in the Ice-Free Waters of the Arctic Ocean, Scientific Reports, 8(1), 4489.
  5. Nose, T., A. Webb, T. Waseda, J. Inoue, K. Sato (2018) Predictability of storm wave heights in the ice-free Beaufort Sea, Ocean Dynamics, 68(10), 1383-1402.
  6. Kita, Y., T. Waseda, A. Webb (2018) Development of waves under explosive cyclones in the Northwestern Pacific, Ocean Dynamics, 68(10), 1403-1418.
  7. Fujimoto, W., T. Waseda, A.Webb (2018) A. Impact of the four-wave quasi-resonance on freak wave shapes in the ocean, Ocean Dynamics, 1-21.


  1. Mizuta, R., A. Murata, M. Ishii, H. Shiogama, K. Hibino, N. Mori, O. Arakawa, Y. Imada, K. Yoshida, T. Aoyagi, H. Kawase, M. Mori, Y. Okada, T. Shimura, T. Nagatomo, M. Ikeda, H. Endo, M. Nosaka, M. Arai, C. Takahashi, K. Tanaka, T. Takemi, Y. Tachikawa, K. Temur, Y. Kamae, M. Watanabe, H. Sasaki, A. Kitoh, I. Takayabu, E. Nakakita, M. Kimoto (2017) Over 5000 years of ensemble future climate simulations by 60 km global and 20 km regional atmospheric modelsThe Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society (BAMS), July, pp.1383-1398.
    doi: 10.1175/BAMS-D-16-0099.1
  2. Shimura, T, N. Mori, T. Takemi and R. Mizuta (2017) Long term impacts of ocean wave-dependent roughness on global climate systemsJournal Geophysical Research, Ocean, 122, pp.1995–2011.
    doi: 10.1002/2016JC012621
  3. Ninomiya, J., N. Mori, T. Takemi and O. Arakawa (2017) SST Ensemble Experiment-Based Impact Assessment of Climate Change on Storm Surge Caused by Pseudo-Global Warming - Case Study of Typhoon Vera in 1959Coastal Engineering Journal, 59, 1740002.
    doi: 10.1142/S0578563417400022
  4. Kishimoto, R., T. Shimura, N. Mori and H. Mase (2017) Statistical modeling of global mean wave height considering principal component analysis of sea level pressures and its application to future wave heightHydrological Research Letters, Vol.11(1), pp.51-57.
    doi: 10.3178/hrl.11.51
  5. Yang, J., S.Y. Kim, N. Mori and H. Mase (2017) Bias correction of simulated storm surge height considering complex coastlineHydrological Research Letters, Vol.11(2), pp.121-127.
    doi: 10.3178/hrl.11.121
  6. Tao, A., J. Yan, Y. Pei, J. Zheng and N. Mori (2017) Swells of the East China SeaJournal of Ocean University of China, 16 (4), pp.674-682.
    doi: 10.1007/s11802-017-3406-5
  7. Kennedy, A., N. Mori, T. Yasuda, T. Shimozono, T. Tomiczek, A. Donahue and T. Shimura (2017) Extreme block and boulder transport along a cliffed coastline (Calicoan island, Philippines) during super typhoon HaiyanMarine Geology, Vol.383, pp.65-77.
    doi: 10.1016/j.margeo.2016.11.004
  8. Tomiczek, T., A. Prasetyo, N. Mori, T. Yasuda and A. Kennedy (2017) Effects of a macro-roughness element on tsunami wave amplification, pressures, and loads: Physical model and comparison to Japanese and US design equationsCoastal Engineering Journal, Vol.50, 1750004, 25p.
    doi: 10.1142/S0578563417500048
  9. De Risi, R., K. Goda, T. Yasuda, N. Mori (2017) Is flow velocity important in tsunami empirical fragility modeling?Earth Science Reviews, Vol.166, pp.64–82.
  10. Mori, N., P.M. Mai, K. Goda and T. Yasuda (2017) Tsunami inundation variability from stochastic rupture scenarios: Application to multiple inversions of the 2011 Tohoku, Japan earthquakeCoastal Engineering, Vol.127, pp.88–105.
    doi: 10.1016/j.coastaleng.2017.06.013
  11. Mori, N., A. Muhammad, K. Goda, T. Yasuda and A. Ruiz-Angulo (2017) Probabilistic tsunami hazard analysis of the Pacific Coast of Mexico: Case study based on the 1995 Colima Earthquake TsunamiFrontiers in Built Environment, Mega Quakes: Cascading Earthquake Hazards and Compounding Risks, 3:34, doi: 10.3389/fbuil.2017.00034


  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.
  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.
  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.
  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
  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.
  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.
  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.
  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.


  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)
  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.
  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.
  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.
  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.
  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.


  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


  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.
  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
  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
  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.


  1. Mori, N. (2012) Freak waves under typhoon conditionsJournal of Geophysical Research, Ocean, Vol.117, C00J07, 12pp.
  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.


  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.
  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.
  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.
  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.


  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.


  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.


  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)


  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.


  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.


  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.


  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.