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Details of Dr. Andrew Lathrop Moore   


Gender male
Job title Associate professor of geology
Department Geology
801 National Rd. West Richmond, IN 47374
Regions Sea of Azov
Tel +1-765-983-1672
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Degree Ph.D.
Job type Teaching/Education
Research Area(s) Physical Oceanography , Marine Geology, Geophysics , Physical Oceanography , Marine Geology, Geophysics
Research Activities Studies of sediment transport by modern tsunamis (e.g. 2004 Indian Ocean, 2011 Tohoku), identification of ancient tsunamis from their deposits (including Puget Sound, Newfoundland, Okinawa, and especially Hokkaido)
Skills/Expertise Sediment transport, paleohazard analysis
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Andrew MOORE)

Atwater, B. F., Furukawa, R., Hemphill-Haley, E., Ikeda, Y., Kashima, K., Kawase, K., Kelsey, H.M., Moore, A.L., Nanayama, F., Nishimura, Y., Odagiri, N., Ota, Y., Park, S.-C., Satake, K., Sawai, Y., and Shimokawa, K. [2004] Seventeenth-century uplift in eastern Hokkaido, Japan The Holocene, 14, 487-501
Koshimura, S., Mofjeld, H., González, F., and Moore, A. [2002] Modeling the 1100 bp paleotsunami in Puget Sound, Washington Geophysics Research Letters, 29
Imamura, F., Yoshida, I., and Moore, A. [2001] Numerical simulation of boulder movement by the 1771 Meiwa tsunami on Ishigakijima Japan Coastal Engineering Journal, 48, 346-50
Moore, A., Imamura, F., Yoshida, I., and Hayakawa, T. [2001] Reappraisal of the maximum runup of the 1771 Meiwa tsunami on Ishigakijima Tsunami Engineering, 18, 53-60
Moore, A.L. [2000] Landward fining in onshore gravel as evidence for a late Pleistocene tsunami on Molokai, Hawaii Geology, 28, 247-250
Caminade, J.P., D. Charlie, U. Kanoglu, S. Koshimura, H. Matsutomi, A. Moore, C. Ruscher, C. Synolakis, and T. Takahashi [2000] Vanuatu earthquake and tsunami cause much damage, few casualties Eos, 81, 641, 646-647.
Imamura, F., D. Subandono, G. Watson, A. Moore, T. Takahashi, H. Matsutomi, R. Hidayat, and Y. Tsuji [1997] The 1996 Irian Jaya earthquake, tsunami, and its damage Eos, 78, 197, 201
Atwater, B.F. and A.L. Moore [1992] A tsunami about 1000 years ago in Puget Sound, Washington Science, 258, 1614-1617

Created: 2005-05-17 Last Updated: 2015-05-15 by Andrew MOORE