Takahito Ando

University of Tokyo
Natural Hazards

What led you to Earth and Space science?

I want to solve the problem related to human activity by estimating damage caused by natural hazard and by using existing systems.

How long have you been a member of AGU and why did you join?

First, and I want to present some contents related to Earth and Space Science that I published to a journal.

What are you working on now?

To make evaluation methodology for flood damage reduction by preliminary water release from hydroelectric dams.
To estimate inundation areas and depths by Tsunami run-up in rivers flowing into the Japan Sea.