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Tohoku University: IRIDes - International Research Institute of Disaster Science (災害科学国際研究所)


General Information

Facility: Tohoku University - International Research Institute of Disaster Science
Address: Aramaki Aza-Aoba 468-1, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-0845
Phone: +81-22-752-2049
FAX: +81-22-752-2013
E-mail: ( Please replace # with @)
Saturday, Sunday, National Holidays, New Years Holidays,

About the Facility:

International Research Institute of Disaster Science, aka IRIDeS at Tohoku University was founded in 2007.  It was based on the prediction, which the chance of having a huge earthquake in the Miyagi offshore area  in next 30 years was very high.  In order to prevent this disaster the university gathered and integrated with experts from 19 faculties, humanities and science related to the study of practical disaster prevention and disaster mitigation as well as  a variety of specialized science, engineering, earth science, psychology, information science, economics, medicine, and so on.

Summary of Collection(s)

Note: The Guide uses the ALA/LC standard romanization, however, it also reflects a different romanization system used by an individual institution or collection.

Digital Collection(s)


How to Use the Facility

Using the Library 

For a long-term Research and Research Affiliation, please refer to "Inquiries about studying at IRIDeS". 

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