Akira Takada


Revised Ver. 2011.1.6

Start with the study of dike to understand magma plumbing system and volcano, interact with the earth system, and change a sense of values.



Dike (dyke) world : Dike, magma plumbing system, fissure eruption

Variation of volcanoes and photos: [Fuji] [Aogashima] [Volcanoes in Indonesia]

[Monogentic volcanoes and polygenetic volcanoes]

Survey of eruption & photos of eruptions

Earth-planet-life Recent presentations


"Kitchen volcanology" and "Garden volcanology"

Outreach (Promotional activity for public and science education)



[New] First Workshop of Asia-Pacific Region Global Earthquake and Volcanic Eruption Risk Management (G-EVER 1) (Mar., 14-15, 2011)

Cities on Volcanoes 5: A3 Fuji and Hakone Volcanoes Field trip (Nov.15-18) : Photo

Tsukuba volcanology seminar (July 23, 2010)

CCOP workshop for volcanic hazard mitigation ( 4th in Philippine, 2007)

Photo report of 2rd CCOP field workshop for volcanic hazard mitigation, Yogyakarta, Indonesia (Sep. 5-11, 2005)

Photo report of 3rd CCOP workshop, Bandung, Indonesia (Aug. 29-Sep.3, 2006)

Photo reoprt of 4th CCOP field workshop for volcanic hazard mitigation, Quezon city (Nov. 6-9, 2007)


Self-introduction of Akira Takada

Speciality: Volcanologist

Present position: Geological Survey of Japan (AIST); Tsukuba Univ.

Address: 1-1-1 Higashi, Tsukuba, Ibaraki pref., 305-8567 JAPAN

Member: IAVCEI, AGU, Volcanological Soc. Jpn, Geological Soc. of Jpn, Seismological Soc. Jpn, Soc. for Science on Form

Education: Dr. of Univ. of Tokyo


e-mail: a-takada@aist.go.jp