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Title: The spatial and temporal distribution of volcanoes in Japan
Author: Mahony, Susan Helen
ISNI:       0000 0004 2679 1234
Awarding Body: University of Bristol
Current Institution: University of Bristol
Date of Award: 2009
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Japan is located on the westem edge of the Pacific plate, in one of the most dynamic areas on Earth, with approximately 80 active volcanoes and considerable tectonic activity. The Japanese Nuclear Waste Management Organisation (NUMO) will construct a deep geological repository for high level nuclear waste somewhere in Japan. Potential hazard posed by a new volcanic event occurring and disrupting this facility during its operational lifetime need to be thoroughly assessed.
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Qualification Name: Not available Qualification Level: Doctoral
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