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OKAZAKI KEISHI
Associate Professor
Affiliation Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering
Discipline Earth and Planetary Science
Academic Degrees Hiroshima University 
Hiroshima University 
Research Fields Mathematical and physical sciences; Earth and planetary science; Solid earth and planetary physics
Mathematical and physical sciences; Earth and planetary science; Geology
Mathematical and physical sciences; Earth and planetary science; Petrology / Mineralogy / Economic geology
Research Keywords subduction zone, plate tectonics, earthquake, oceanic crust, mantle, metamorphic rocks, rheology, friction, permeability, serpentine
Comments I study rheological properties (fracture, friction, crystal plasticity) of rocks and minerals, especially fault zone materials and metamorphic rocks (e.g., hydrated mantle, altered oceanic crust and sediments), and how they evolve during metamorphic reactions to understand the mechanism of normal/slow earthquakes in subduction zones.
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Topic Physics/Physical Property
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Educational Programs [Bachelor Degree Program] School of Science : Earth and Planetary Systems Science : Earth and Planetary Systems Science
[Master's Program] Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering : Division of Advanced Science and Engineering : Earth and Planetary Systems Science Program
[Doctoral Program] Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering : Division of Advanced Science and Engineering : Earth and Planetary Systems Science Program
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