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[ PAPERS ON NUMERICAL METHODS AND GEOPHYSICAL RESULTS ]

Okal, E.A., and Synolakis, C.E., 2004, Source discriminants for nearfield tsunamis, Geophysical Journal International, 158, 899-912.

Okal, E.A., Borrero, J., and Synolakis, C.E., 2004 The earthquake and tsunami of 1865 November 17: evidence for far-field tsunami hazard from Tonga, Geophysical Journal International, 15, 164-174.

Lynett, P.J., J.C. Borrero, P.L.-F. Liu, and C.E. Synolakis, Field Survey and Numerical Simulations: A Review of the 1998 Papua New Guinea Earthquake and Tsunami. Pure and Applied Geophysics, V.160, no. 10-11, pp. 2119 – 2146, October 2003.

Okal, E.A., G. Plafker, C.E. Synolakis, and J.C. Borrero, Near-field survey of the 1946 Aleutian tsunami on Unimak and Sanak Islands, Bull. Seismol. Soc. Amer., 93, 1226-1234, 2003.

Okal, E.A. and C.E. Synolakis, A Theoretical Comparison of Tsunamis from Dislocations and Landslides, Pure and Applied Geophysics, V.160, no. 10-11, pp. 2177 – 2188, October 2003.

Synolakis, C.E, Bardet, J.P, Borrero, J., Davies, H., Okal, E., Silver, E., Sweet, J., Tappin, D., 2002, Slump origin of the 1998 Papua New Guinea tsunami, Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Ser. A, 458, 763-789.

Synolakis, C.E., Yalciner, A.C., Borrero, J.C., Plafker, G. 2002, Modeling of the
November 3, 1994 Skagway, Alaska tsunami, Solutions to Coastal Disasters
, Ed: L. Wallendorf and L. Ewing, ISBN 0-7844-0605-7, Proc. ASCE, 915-927.

Okal, E.A., J.C. Borrero, and C.E Synolakis, 2002, Solving the puzzle of the 1998 Papua New Guinea tsunami: The case for a slump, Solutions to Coastal Disasters, L. Wallendorf and L. Ewing (eds.), Amer. Soc. Civil Eng., 863-877.

Kanoglu, U. and Synolakis, C.E., 1998, Long wave runup on piecewise linear topographies, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 374, 1-28.

Titov V.V. and Synolakis, C.E., 1997, Extreme inundation flows during the Hokkaido-Nansei-Oki tsunami, Geophysical Research Letters, 24 (11), 1315-1318.

Titov, V.V. and Synolakis, C.E., 1998, Numerical modeling of tidal wave runup, Journal of Waterways, Port, Coastal and Ocean Engineering, ASCE, 124 (4), 157-171.

Titov, V.V. and Synolakis, C.E., 1996 Numerical modeling of long wave runup using VTCS-3, in Long Wave Runup Models, Yeh H., et al (ed), 242-248, World Scientific, Singapore.

Zhou Z. , Synolakis, C.E., Leahy, R.M., Song S.M., 1995, Calculation of 3-D Internal Displacement Fields form 3-D X-ray Computer Tomographic Images, Proceedings of the Royal Society, London, Series A, 449, 537-554.

Synolakis, C.E., 1995, Tsunami Prediction. SCIENCE, 270, pp. 15-16. **

Liu, P.L-F, Cho, D.C., Briggs, M., Kanoglu, U., Synolakis, C.E, 1995, Solitary wave runup on a conical island, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 302, 259-285.

Liu, P.L.-F., Synolakis, C.E., Yeh, H., 1991, Impressions from the First International Workshop on Long Wave Runup. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 229, 675-688. **

Titov, V.V. and Synolakis, C.E. 1993, A numerical study of the 9/1/92 Nicaraguan Tsunami. Proc. of the IUGG/IOC International Tsunami Symposium, Wakayama, Japan. Proceedings published by the Japan Society of Civil Engineers, 627-636.

Abdel-Ghafar, A.M., Leahy, R.M., Masri, S.F., Synolakis, C.E., 1992, A feasibility study fo a Concrete Core Tomographer, in Nondestructive Testing of Concrete Elements and Structures, Proceedings ASCE, San Antonio, Texas, 37-48.

Synolakis, C.E., 1989, Discussion on Wave reflection and runup on rough slopes, by Kobayashi et al., Journal of Waterways, Ports and Coastal Engineering, ASCE, 115, (1) , 139-143.

Synolakis C.E., 1987, The runup of solitary waves. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 185, 523-545.