Earthquake Research Institute

Office: ERI-329
TEL: +81-3-5841-5814
FAX: +81-3-5689-7234

Research Field

Earthquake source physics, Laboratory rock mechanics

Current Research

My major research interest is on understanding earthquake source physics, frictional law of rock, and seismic coupling of plate interfaces.

Representative Publications

1. Yoshida, S. and N. Kato, Pore pressure distribution along plate interface that causes a shallow asperity of the 2011 great Tohoku‐oki earthquake, Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, L00G13, doi:10.1029/2011GL048902, 2011.
2. S. Yoshida, Convection current generated prior to rupture in saturated rocks, J. Geophys. Res., 106, B2, 2103-2120, 2001.
3. S. Yoshida, M. Uyeshima and M. Nakatani, Electric potential changes associated with slip failure of granite: Preseismic and coseismic signals, J. Geophys. Res., 102, 14883-14897, 1997.