TomoekiNakakuki

Last Updated :2019/08/01

Affiliations, Positions
Graduate School of Science, ., Assistant Professor
Web Site
E-mail
nakakukihiroshima-u.ac.jp

Basic Information

Academic Degrees

  • Doctor of Science, The University of Tokyo
  • Master of Science, Chiba University

Research Fields

  • Mathematical and physical sciences;Earth and planetary science;Solid earth and planetary physics

Research Keywords

  • plate tectonics
  • mantle convection
  • Subduction zone
  • numerical simulation
  • mantle transition zone

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2019, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 1Term, Exercise in Information Literacy
  2. 2019, Undergraduate Education, First Semester, Practice of Earth and Planetary Systems Science B (Experimental Study)
  3. 2019, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Mathematical and numerical methods in the physics of Earth and Planetary Interiors A
  4. 2019, Undergraduate Education, 3Term, Mathematical and numerical methods in the physics of Earth and Planetary Interiors B
  5. 2019, Undergraduate Education, 4Term, Surveying
  6. 2019, Undergraduate Education, 3Term, Physics of Earth and Planetary Interiors II
  7. 2019, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, Experiments in General Geology A
  8. 2019, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Seminar in Integrated Fields of Earth and Planetary SciencesI
  9. 2019, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, Seminar in Integrated Fields of Earth and Planetary SciencesI
  10. 2019, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Dynamics in the Earth
  11. 2019, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Seminar on earth and planetary physics I
  12. 2019, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, Seminar on earth and planetary physics I
  13. 2019, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Seminar in Integrated Fields of Earth and Planetary SciencesII
  14. 2019, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Seminar in Integrated Fields of Earth and Planetary SciencesII
  15. 2019, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Seminar on earth and planetary physics II
  16. 2019, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Seminar on earth and planetary physics II
  17. 2019, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, Surveying

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. The role of history-dependent rheology in plate boundary lubrication for generating one-sided subduction, PURE AND APPLIED GEOPHYSICS, 164(5), 879-907, 200705
  2. Generation and driving forces of plate-like motion and asymmetric subduction in dynamical models of an integrated mantle-litho sphere system, PHYSICS OF THE EARTH AND PLANETARY INTERIORS, 166(3-4), 128-146, 200802
  3. Effects on the long-wavelength geoid anomaly of lateral viscosity variations caused by stiff subducting slabs, weak plate margins and lower mantle rheology, PHYSICS OF THE EARTH AND PLANETARY INTERIORS, 172(3-4), 278-288, 200902
  4. Dynamical mechanisms controlling formation and avalanche of a stagnant slab, PHYSICS OF THE EARTH AND PLANETARY INTERIORS, 183(1-2), 309-320, 201011
  5. Dynamical modeling of trench retreat driven by the slab interaction with the mantle transition zone, Earth, Planets and Space, 59, 65-74, 20070321
  6. Interaction of the upwelling plume with the phase and the chemical boundaries at the 670km discontinuity; Effects of the temperature-dependent viscosity, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 121, 369-384, 19940401
  7. Interaction of the upwelling plume with the phase and the chemical boundaries (2); Effects of the pressure-dependent viscosity, Journal of Geomagnetism and Geoelectrolicity, 46, 587-602, 19940401
  8. Stress fields in slabs penetrating into the lower mantle, and rheology and composition of the lower mantle, Proceedings of Japan Academy, 70 Ser. B, 19-24, 19940401
  9. The interaction of plumes with the transition zone under continents and oceans, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 146, 379-391, 19970401
  10. Mantle viscosity derived by genetic algorithm using oceanic geoid and seismic tomography for whole-mantle versus blocked-flow situations,, Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 146(107), 307-326, 19980401
  11. A simple model of mantle convection including a past history of yielding, GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH LETTERS, 27(10), 1559-1562, 20000515
  12. Possible existence of small-scale convection under the back arc, GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH LETTERS, 29(21), 20021101
  13. Deformation of a partially molten D '' layer by small-scale convection and the resulting seismic anisotropy and ultralow velocity zone, PHYSICS OF THE EARTH AND PLANETARY INTERIORS, 153(1-3), 32-48, 20051130
  14. Stagnant Slab: A Review, ANNUAL REVIEW OF EARTH AND PLANETARY SCIENCES, 37, 19-46, 2009
  15. Uranium-236 as a new oceanic tracer: A first depth profile in the Japan Sea and comparison with caesium-137, EARTH AND PLANETARY SCIENCE LETTERS, 333, 165-170, 20120601
  16. Dynamics of slab rollback and induced back-arc basin formation, EARTH AND PLANETARY SCIENCE LETTERS, 361, 287-297, 20130101
  17. Rheological decoupling at the Moho and implication to Venusian tectonics, SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 4, 20140318
  18. Interconnection of ferro-periclase controls subducted slab morphology at the top of the lower mantle, EARTH AND PLANETARY SCIENCE LETTERS, 403, 352-357, 20141001
  19. Water circulation and global mantle dynamics: Insight from numerical modeling, GEOCHEMISTRY GEOPHYSICS GEOSYSTEMS, 16(5), 1449-1464, 201505
  20. Temporal and vertical distributions of anthropogenic U-236 in the Japan Sea using a coral core and seawater samples, JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-OCEANS, 121(1), 4-13, 201601
  21. Effects of water transportation on subduction dynamics: Roles of viscosity and density reduction, EARTH AND PLANETARY SCIENCE LETTERS, 454, 178-191, 20161115
  22. Roles of Hydrous Lithospheric Mantle in Deep Water Transportation and Subduction Dynamics, GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH LETTERS, 45(11), 5336-5343, 20180616
  23. Fluid processes in subduction zones and water transport to the deep mantle, Physics and Chemistry of the Deep Earth, 372-392, 20130424

Invited Lecture, Oral Presentation, Poster Presentation

  1. Water effects on the dynamics of subducted slabs, T. Nakakuki, H. Iwamori, Geofluid III, 2012/03/12, With Invitation