Fumiaki Tomita

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Fumiaki Tomita
Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology
Research Institute for Marine Geodynamics
Job title
Postdoctral Researcher
Research funding number

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2019
Postdoctral Researcher, Research Institute for Marine Geodynamics, Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology
Sep 2018
Mar 2019
Part-time researcher, Graduate School of Science, Hokkaido University
Apr 2018
Sep 2018
Research Fellowship for Young Scientists (PD), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, International Research Institute of Disaster Science, Tohoku University


Apr 2013
Mar 2018
Geophysics, Graduate School of Science, Tohoku University
Apr 2009
Mar 2013
Department of Geophysics, Faculty of Science, Tohoku University

Awards & Honors

Editor’s highlights, Geophysical Research Letters
Nov 2014
Prominent Student Presentation Award, 122th Meeting of the Geodetic Society of Japan, The Geodetic Society of Japan

Published Papers

Tomita, F., M. Kido, C. Honsho, R. Matsui
Earth, Planets and Space   71(102)    Sep 2019   [Refereed]
Honsho, C., Kido, M., Tomita, F. & Uchida, N
Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth   124    May 2019   [Refereed]
A study on the co- and post-seismic deformation of the 2011 Tohoku-oki earthquake inferred from GPS-acoustic observations
Tomita, F.
Tohoku University      Mar 2018
Seafloor Geodetic Observations to Reveal Co- and Post-Seismic Slip Distributions of the 2011 Tohoku-Oki Earthquake
Tomita, F., Ohta, Y., Iinuma, T., Hino, R., Kido, M., & Uchida, N.
2018 OCEANS - MTS/IEEE Kobe Techno-Oceans (OTO)   1-4   2018   [Refereed]
Learning from crustal deformation associated with the M=9 2011 Tohoku-oki
Wang, K., Sun, T., Brown, L., Hino, R., Tomita, F., Iinuma, T., Kodaira, S. & Fujiwara, T.
Geosphere   14(2)    2018   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

Estimation on fault slip distributions through viscoelastic inversion using Reversible-jump MCMC
Tomita, F., T. Iinuma, R. Agata, T. Hori
2019 SSJ Fall Meeting   16 Sep 2019   
Construction of the sea-floor geodesy network in Nemuro-Oki, the southwestern part of the Kuril Trench
Ohta, Y., M. Kido, R. Azuma, M. Sato, S. Suzuki, R. Yamamoto, H. Takahashi, Y. Kimura, H. Otsuka, C. Honsho, R. Hino, M. Ohzono, K. Okada, Y. Aota, H. Takahashi, S. Masanao, F. Tomita, T. Kanamatsu, K. Hsiung, T. Iinuma
2019 SSJ Fall Meeting   16 Sep 2019   
Preliminary Report of the GNSS-Acoustic Observation Using the Wave Glider to Detect the Seafloor Crustal Deformation
Iinuma, T., M. Kido, Y. Ohta, T. Fukuda, F. Tomita, I. Ueki
2019 SSJ Fall Meeting   16 Sep 2019   
Simple estimation of interplate coupling in the Kushiro-oki and the Nemuro-oki regions, eastern Hokkaido in Japan from onshore GNSS data
Aota, H. , M. Ohzono, F. Tomita, H. Takahashi
JpGU Meeting 2019   26 May 2019   
Offshore Postseismic Deformation of the 2011 Tohoku Earthquake Revisited: Application of an Improved GPS-Acoustic Positioning Method Considering Sloping Sound Speed Structure
Honsho, C., M. Kido, F. Tomita, N. Uchida
JpGU Meeting 2019   26 May 2019