Browsing by Author "Prasetya, Gegar Sapta"

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  • Catastrophic Tsunamis In the Indonesian Archipelago

    Prasetya, Gegar Sapta (University of Waikato, 2010)
    Tsunamis are not rare events for the Indonesian Archipelago as a consequence of four major plate boundaries that meet and collide, and producing highly active seismic zone that is mostly located under the sea. The ‘tsunami ...
  • Debris dispersal modeling for the great Sumatra Tsunamis on Banda Aceh and surrounding waters

    Prasetya, Gegar Sapta; Black, Kerry P.; de Lange, Willem P.; Borrero, Jose; Healy, Terry R. (Springer, 2011)
    The Great Sumatra Tsunami on 26 December 2004 generated large amounts of debris and waste throughout the affected coastal region in the Indian Ocean. In Banda Aceh—Indonesia, the tsunami flows were observed carrying a thick ...
  • Hydrodynamic modelling of tsunami inundation in Whitianga

    Prasetya, Gegar Sapta; Healy, Terry R.; de Lange, Willem P. (Waikato Regional Council, 2015-01-15)
    In 2006, Waikato Regional Council (WRC) provided research funding for the Coastal Marine Group, Department of Earth and Ocean Sciences, University of Waikato, to undertake research on the impacts of tsunami inundation on ...
  • Modeling of inundation dynamics on Banda Aceh, Indonesia during the great Sumatra tsunamis December 26, 2004

    Prasetya, Gegar Sapta; Borrero, Jose; de Lange, Willem P.; Black, Kerry P.; Healy, Terry R. (Springer, 2011)
    The tsunami inundation flows on Banda Aceh, Indonesia reached 5 km inland during the December 26, 2004, event and devastated most of the houses, buildings, and infrastructure along the coast and killed more than 167,000 ...
  • Modelling volcanic tsunamis

    Prasetya, Gegar Sapta (University of Waikato, 1998)
    Tsunamis generated by volcanic eruptions have caused about 25% of all deaths associated with volcano activity. The 1883 Krakatau eruption is one example of a fairly recent eruption that produced large tsunamis (-35 m) which ...

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