HIRAGA, Takehiko

Earthquake Research Institute

Office: -413
TEL: +81-3-5841-5735
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Research Field

Mineral and rock physics

Current Research

Earth dymamics

Representative Publications

1. Hiraga, T., Miyazaki, T., Tasaka, M., Yoshida, H., (2010) Mantle superplasticity and its self-made demise, Nature, 468, 1091-1094
2. Miyazaki, T., Sueyoshi, K. and Hiraga T., (2013) Olivine crystals align during diffusion creep of Earth’s upper mantle. Nature, 502, 321-326
3. Maruyama, G., Hiraga, T., (2017) Grain- to multiple-grain-scale deformation processes during diffusion creep of forsterite + diopside aggregate 2: Grain-boundary-sliding induced grain rotation and its role in crystallographic preferred orientation in rocks, J. Geophys. Res, DOI: 10.1002/2017JB014255,