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Journal articles

Terry JP; Goff J; Winspear N; Bongolan VP, 2019, 'Short communication: Recognising the perils of landslide-generated tsunamis in the Asia–Pacific region', Natural Hazards, vol. 97, pp. 1413 - 1416,

León T; Vargas G; Salazar D; Goff J; Guendon JL; Andrade P; Alvarez G, 2019, 'Geo-archaeological records of large Holocene tsunamis along the hyperarid coastal Atacama Desert in the major northern Chile seismic gap', Quaternary Science Reviews, vol. 220, pp. 335 - 358,

Terry JP; Goff J, 2019, 'Strongly aligned coastal boulders on Ko Larn island (Thailand): a proxy for past typhoon-driven high-energy wave events in the Bay of Bangkok', Geographical Research, vol. 57, pp. 344 - 358,

Paris R; Falvard S; Chagué C; Goff J; Etienne S; Doumalin P, 2019, 'Sedimentary fabric characterized by X-ray tomography: A case-study from tsunami deposits on the Marquesas Islands, French Polynesia', Sedimentology,

Donaldson G; Goff J; Chagué C; Gadd P; Fierro D, 2019, 'The Waikari River tsunami: New Zealand's largest historical tsunami event', Sedimentary Geology, vol. 383, pp. 148 - 158,

Yamada M; Fujino S; Chiba T; Goto K; Goff J, 2019, 'Redeposition of volcaniclastic sediments by a tsunami 4600 years ago at Kushima City, south-eastern Kyushu, Japan', Sedimentology,

Martin L; Goff J; Jacobsen G; Mooney S, 2019, 'The radiocarbon ages of different organic components in the mires of Eastern Australia', Radiocarbon, vol. 61, pp. 173 - 184,

Cain G; Goff J; McFadgen B, 2019, 'Prehistoric Coastal Mass Burials: Did Death Come in Waves?', Journal of Archaeological Method and Theory, vol. 26, pp. 714 - 754,

Goff J; Goto K; Chagué C; Watanabe M; Gadd PS; King DN, 2018, 'New Zealand's most easterly palaeotsunami deposit confirms evidence for major trans-Pacific event', Marine Geology, vol. 404, pp. 158 - 173,

Terry JP; Goff J; Jankaew K, 2018, 'Major typhoon phases in the upper Gulf of Thailand over the last 1.5 millennia, determined from coastal deposits on rock islands', Quaternary International, vol. 487, pp. 87 - 98,

Williams S; Zhang T; Chagué C; Williams J; Goff J; Lane EM; Bind J; Qasim I; Thomas KL; Mueller C; Hampton S; Borella J, 2018, 'Sedimentary and geochemical signature of the 2016 Kaikōura Tsunami at Little Pigeon Bay: A depositional benchmark for the Banks Peninsula region, New Zealand', Sedimentary Geology, vol. 369, pp. 60 - 70,

King DN; Shaw WS; Meihana PN; Goff JR, 2018, 'Māori oral histories and the recurring impact of tsunamis in Aotearoa-New Zealand', Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, vol. 18, pp. 907 - 919,

Takeda H; Goto K; Goff J; Matsumoto H; Sugawara D, 2018, 'Could tsunami risk be underestimated using core-based reconstructions? Lessons from ground penetrating radar', Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, vol. 43, pp. 808 - 816,

Chagué C; Sugawara D; Goto K; Goff J; Dudley W; Gadd P, 2018, 'Geological evidence and sediment transport modelling for the 1946 and 1960 tsunamis in Shinmachi, Hilo, Hawaii', Sedimentary Geology, vol. 364, pp. 319 - 333,

Marriner N; Kaniewski D; Morhange C; Flaux C; Giaime M; Vacchi M; Goff J, 2017, 'Tsunamis in the geological record: Making waves with a cautionary tale from the Mediterranean', Science Advances, vol. 3,

Mannen K; Yoong KH; Suzuki S; Matsushima Y; Ota Y; Kain CL; Goff J, 2017, 'History of ancient megathrust earthquakes beneath metropolitan Tokyo inferred from coastal lowland deposits', Sedimentary Geology, vol. 364, pp. 258 - 272,

Goff J; Golitko M; Cochrane E; Curnoe D; Williams S; Terrell J, 2017, 'Reassessing the environmental context of the Aitape Skull – The oldest tsunami victim in the world?', PLoS ONE, vol. 12,

Power W; Clark K; King DN; Borrero J; Howarth J; Lane EM; Goring D; Goff J; Chagué-Goff C; Williams J; Reid C; Whittaker C; Mueller C; Williams S; Hughes MW; Hoyle J; Bind J; Strong D; Litchfield N; Benson A, 2017, 'Tsunami runup and tide-gauge observations from the 14 November 2016 M7.8 Kaikōura earthquake, New Zealand', Pure and Applied Geophysics, vol. 174, pp. 2457 - 2473,

Donnelly J; Goff J; Chagué-Goff C, 2017, 'A record of local storms and trans-Pacific tsunamis, eastern Banks Peninsula, New Zealand', Holocene, vol. 27, pp. 496 - 508,

King DN; Goff JR; Chagué-Goff C; McFadgen B; Jacobsen GE; Gadd P; Horrocks M, 2017, 'Reciting the layers: Evidence for past tsunamis at Mataora-Wairau Lagoon, Aotearoa-New Zealand', Marine Geology, vol. 389, pp. 1 - 16,

Lane EM; Borrero J; Whittaker CN; Bind J; Chagué-Goff C; Goff J; Goring D; Hoyle J; Mueller C; Power WL; Reid CM; Williams JH; Williams SP, 2017, 'Effects of Inundation by the 14th November, 2016 Kaikōura Tsunami on Banks Peninsula, Canterbury, New Zealand', Pure and Applied Geophysics, vol. 174, pp. 1855 - 1874,

Terry JP; Winspear N; Goff J; Tan PHH, 2017, 'Past and potential tsunami sources in the South China Sea: A brief synthesis', Earth-Science Reviews, vol. 167, pp. 47 - 61,

Judd K; Chagué-Goff C; Goff J; Gadd P; Zawadzki A; Fierro D, 2017, 'Multi-proxy evidence for small historical tsunamis leaving little or no sedimentary record', Marine Geology, vol. 385, pp. 204 - 215,

Kain C; Wassmer P; Goff J; Chagué-Goff C; Gomez C; Hart D; Fierro D; Jacobsen G; Zawadzki A, 2017, 'Determining flow patterns and emplacement dynamics from tsunami deposits with no visible sedimentary structure', Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, vol. 42, pp. 763 - 780,

Goff J; Cain G, 2016, 'Tsunami databases: The problems of acceptance and absence', Geoforum, vol. 76, pp. 114 - 117,

Yamada M; Fujino S; Goff J; Chagué-Goff C, 2016, 'Large-scale erosion and overbank deposition caused by the July 2013 flood of the Abu River, Yamaguchi City, Japan', Island Arc, vol. 25, pp. 386 - 399,

Goff J; Nunn PD, 2016, 'Rapid societal change as a proxy for regional environmental forcing: Evidence and explanations for Pacific island societies in the 14–15th centuries', Island Arc, vol. 25, pp. 305 - 315,

Chagué-Goff C; Chan JCH; Goff J; Gadd P, 2016, 'Late Holocene record of environmental changes, cyclones and tsunamis in a coastal lake, Mangaia, Cook Islands', Island Arc, vol. 25, pp. 333 - 349,

Knight J; Goff JR, 2016, 'Coastal science for post-tsunami reconstruction', Holocene, vol. 26, pp. 1334 - 1340,

Goff J; Ebina Y; Goto K; Terry J, 2016, 'Defining tsunamis: Yoda strikes back?', Earth-Science Reviews, vol. 159, pp. 271 - 274,

Goff J; McFadgen B; Chagué-Goff C; Goto K; Nichol S, 2016, 'Putting a spin on palaeotsunami deposits', Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, vol. 41, pp. 1293 - 1296,

Ebach MC; Michael MS; Shaw WS; Goff J; murphy DJ; matthews S, 2016, 'Big data and the historical sciences: A critique', Geoforum, vol. 71, pp. 1 - 4,

Goff J; Knight J; Sugawara D; Terry JP, 2016, 'Anthropogenic disruption to the seismic driving of beach ridge formation: The Sendai coast, Japan', Science of the Total Environment, vol. 544, pp. 18 - 23,

Goff J; Terry JP, 2016, 'Tsunamigenic slope failures: the Pacific Islands ‘blind spot’?', Landslides, vol. 13, pp. 1535 - 1543,

Shaw WS; Goff J, 2015, 'Misrepresentation in tsunami warning signage: iconic denial', GeoJournal: Spatially integrated social sciences and humanities, vol. 81, pp. 333 - 336,

Goff J, 2015, 'Research resource review: Tsunami: Nature and Culture', Progress in Physical Geography, vol. 39, pp. 856 - 858,

Lamarche G; Popinet S; Pelletier B; Mountjoy J; Goff J; Delaux S; Bind J, 2015, 'Scenario-based numerical modelling and the palaeo-historic record of tsunamis in Wallis and Futuna, Southwest Pacific', Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, vol. 15, pp. 1763 - 1784,

Kain CL; Gomez C; Hart DE; Chagué-Goff C; Goff J, 2015, 'Analysis of environmental controls on tsunami deposit texture', Marine Geology, vol. 368, pp. 1 - 14,

Goff J; Chagué-Goff C, 2015, 'Three large tsunamis on the non-subduction, western side of New Zealand over the past 700years', Marine Geology, vol. 363, pp. 243 - 260,

Tarbotton C; Dall'Osso F; Dominey-Howes D; Goff J, 2015, 'The use of empirical vulnerability functions to assess the response of buildings to tsunami impact: Comparative review and summary of best practice', Earth-Science Reviews, vol. 142, pp. 120 - 134,

Chagué-Goff C; Goff J; Wong HKY; Cisternas M, 2015, 'Insights from geochemistry and diatoms to characterise a tsunami's deposit and maximum inundation limit', Marine Geology, vol. 359, pp. 22 - 34,

Williams S; Goff J; Davies T, 2014, 'Deep charcoal found at Fagali’i Village, Upolu Island, Samoa: Natural or anthropogenic in origin?', Journal of Island and Coastal Archaeology, vol. 9, pp. 425 - 429,

Goto K; Ikehara K; Goff J; Chagué-Goff C; Jaffe B, 2014, 'The 2011 Tohoku-oki tsunami - Three years on', Marine Geology, vol. 358, pp. 2 - 11,

Goto K; Chagué-Goff C; Goff J; Ikehara K; Jaffe B, 2014, 'Preface for Special Issue of Marine Geology: In the wake of the 2011 Tohoku-oki tsunami - three years on', Marine Geology, vol. 358, pp. 1,

Ramírez-Herrera MT; Corona N; Lagos M; Černý J; Goguitchaichvili A; Goff J; Chagué-Goff C; Machain ML; Zawadzki A; Jacobsen G; Carranza-Edwards A; Lozano S; Blecher L, 2014, 'Unearthing earthquakes and their tsunamis using multiple proxies: The 22 June 1932 event and a probable fourteenth-century predecessor on the Pacific coast of Mexico', International Geology Review, vol. 56, pp. 1584 - 1601,

Shaw WS; Goff J; Brander R; Walton T; Roberts A ; Sherker S , 2014, 'Surviving the surf zone: Towards more integrated rip current geographies', Applied Geographies, vol. 54, pp. 54 - 62,

Schneider JL; Chagué-Goff C; Bouchez JL; Goff J; Sugawara D; Goto K; Jaffe B; Richmond B, 2014, 'Using magnetic fabric to reconstruct the dynamics of tsunami deposition on the Sendai Plain, Japan - The 2011 Tohoku-oki tsunami', Marine Geology, vol. 358, pp. 89 - 106,

Dodson J; Eliot I; Eliot M; Chagué-Goff C; Goff J, 2014, 'Wrack line signatures of high-magnitude water-level events on the northwest Australian coast', Marine Geology, vol. 355, pp. 310 - 317,

Pilarczyk JE; Goff J; Mountjoy J; Lamarche G; Pelletier B; Horton BP, 2014, 'Sediment transport trends from a tropical Pacific lagoon as indicated by Homotrema rubra taphonomy: Wallis Island, Polynesia', Marine Micropaleontology, vol. 109, pp. 21 - 29,

Goff J; Chagué-Goff C, 2014, 'The Australian tsunami database: A review', Progress in Physical Geography, vol. 38, pp. 218 - 240,

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