Dr. Irwan Meilano, ST, M.Sc.

Irwan_Meilano
NIP   : 19740518 199802 1 001
The place and date of birth   : Bandung,18 Mei 1974
Unit   : Geodesy
Field   : Observations and modeling of deformation based on data from geodetic
Employee Status   : PNS

Education :

  1. 1997 Bachelor (ST) in Geodetic Engineering, Institute of Technology Bandung (ITB)
  2. 2003 Master of Science (M.Sc) in Earth Science, Nagoya University, Japan
  3. 2006 Doctor of Science (Dr.) in Earth Science, Nagoya University, Japan
  4. 2008, JSPS-Post doctoral (PD) Fellow in Earthquake process, Nagoya University, Japan

Blog : http://geodesy.gd.itb.ac.id/irwanm

Field experience :

  • Japan : GPS, Gravity and Leveling observation at Kozu shima, more then 10 observations since 2000-2005
  • Russia : Volcano workshop at Avachinsky, Mutnovsky, Gorely and Karymsky volcano August 21-27, 2004
  • Indonesia, Aceh : Crustal deformation observation and installation of continue GPS more then 6 trip since february 2005.
  • Indonesia, Jogyakarta: Aftershock and deformation observation using short period seismometer and GPS, June 2006.

Relevant Scientific Techniques and Skills

  • Geophysics: 3-D deformation modelling using analytical equation for volcano eruption and earthquake reccurence.
  • Geodesy : GPS observation and precise data processing using Bernese 4.0,4.2 and 5.0 in static, kinematic and PPP-mode. Map projection, coordinate transformation and expert in using GMT.
  • Mathematics : Data analysis, linear inversion using least squares, non-linear inversion processes (Monte Carlo, Genetic Algorithm).
  • Programming: Personal experience in computers programming since 1989. Systems: DOS, Linux(redhat,) Windows, Unix (Mac). Known languages: C, Fortran, Basic and Matlab.

Languages

  • Indonesian : Native
  • English : Fluent
  • Japanese : Fluent

Scientific Publications or Scientific Work

International Journal and proceedings      

  1. Meilano Irwan, Hasanuddin Z. Abidin, Sri Widiyantoro and Danny Hilman Natawidjaja. High-rate GPS data analysis during the Bengkulu (South Sumatra) earthquake and tsunami 2007, proceeding of DEWS mid conference Potsdam, 2009
  2. Meilano Irwan, Hasanuddin Z. Abidin , Dina Anggreni , Dede Gunawan ,Fumiaki Kimata, Coseismic and postseismic deformation of the 2007 Bengkulu earthquake series, proceedings of the 2009 South East Asia Survey Congres, 2009
  3.  Agustan, Djoko Nugroho, Lena Sumargana , Meilano Irwan , M. Effendi Daud , Fumiaki Kimatan and Yusuf S. Djadjadiharja, The water level changes of the Aneuklaot lake, Weh Island after the 2004 Sumatra-Andaman earthquake, Advance in Geoscience, 2008.
  4. Nuraini Rahma Hanifa, Meilano Irwan, Takeshi Sagiya, Fumiaki Kimata, Hasanuddin Z. Abidin, Numerical Modeling of the 2006 Java Tsunami Earthquake, Advance in Geoscience, 2008.
  5. Meilano Irwan, Research on Earthquake Recurrence and Process from Crustal Deformation Data, JSPS Research Report, March 2008
  6. Nuraini Rahma Hanifa, Meilano Irwan, Takeshi Sagiya, Fumiaki Kimata, Hasanuddin Z. Abidin, Numerical Modeling of the 2006 Java Tsunami Earthquake, Accepted for publication, Advance in Geoscience, 2008.
  7. Meilano Irwan ,Yasaku Ohta , Fumiaki Kimata , Takeo Ito, Takao Tabei, Hasannudin Z. Abidin, Agustan, Two years GPS observation in Aceh, 3nd investigation report on the 2004 Northern Sumatra Earthquake, Graduate School of environmental studies, 7-10, 2007
  8. Meilano Irwan ,Yasaku Ohta , Fumiaki Kimata , Takeo Ito, Takao Tabei, Dudy Darmawan, Heri Andreas, Hasannudin Z. Abidin, Mipi A. Kusuma, Didik Sugiyanto, Agustan, GPS measurement of coseismic displacement in Aceh Province after the 2004 Aceh-Andaman earthquake2n, 2nd investigation report on the 2004 Northern Sumatra Earthquake, Graduate School of environmental studies, 103-108, 2006
  9. Meilano Irwan , Fumiaki Kimata and Naoyuki Fujii, Time Dependent of Magma Intrusion Model During the Early Stage of The 2000 Miyakejima Activity JVGR(150) 2006 202-212.
  10. Meilano Irwan , Fumiaki Kimata, Kazuro Hirahara, Takeshi Sagiya and Atsushi Yamagiwa, Measuring Ground Deformation with 1-hz GPS Data : the 2003 Tokachi-oki Earthquake (Preliminary Report) Earth Planets and Space, 56, 389-393, 2004.
  11. Meilano Irwan, F. Kimata, N. Fujii, S. Nakao, H. Watanabe, S. Sakai, M. Ukawa, W. FUjita, K. Kawai, Rapid ground deformation of the Miyakejima volcano on 26-27 June 2000 Detected by Kinematic GPS analysis, Earth Planets and Space, 55, e13-e16, 2003.
  12. Masayuki Murasea, Meilano Irwan, Shinichi Kariya, Takao Tabei, Takashi Okuda, Rikio Miyajima, Jun Oikawa, Hidefumi Watanabe, Teruyuki Kato, Shigeru Nakao, Motoo Ukawa, Eisuke Fujita, Muneo Okayama, Fumiaki Kimata and Naoyuki Fujii, Time dependent model of magma intrusion in and around Miyake and Kozu Islands, Central Japan in June-August, 2000, Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, Volume 150, Issues 1-3, 1 February 2006, Pages 213-231
  13. Hideki Ueda, Takumi Matsumoto, Eisuke Fujita, Motoo Ukawa, Eiji Yamamoto, Yoichi Sasai, Meilano Irwan and Fumiaki Kimata, Geomagnetic changes associated with the dike intrusion during the 2000 Miyakejima eruptive activity, Japan, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, Volume 245, Issues 1-2, 15 May 2006, Pages 416-426
  14. M. Furuya,S. Okubo F. Kimata, R. Miyajima, Meilano Irwan , W. Sun. Y. Tanaka and T. Miyazaki Mass budget of the magma flow in the 2000 volcano-seismic activity at Izu-islands, Japan Earth Planets and Space, 55, 375-385, 2003 .
  15. F. Kimata, Meilano Irwan and K. Fukano Ground deformation at Hachijo Island, Japan on 13-22 August 2002 observed by GPS measurements and estimated dike intrusion (in japanese) Buletin of Volcanological Society of Japan, 2003.

National Journal Article

  1. Irwan Meilano, Hasanuddin Z Abidin, Heri Andreas, Dina Anggreni, Irwan Gumilar, Teriyuki Kato, Hery Harjono, Zulfakriza, Oktavia Dewi, Agustan, Arif Rahman.Pergeseran Koseismik dari Gempa Bumi Jawa Barat. Jurnal Lingkungan dan Bencana Geologi, Vol. 1 No. 1 April 2010 : 35-42. ISSN 2086-7794
  2. H. Andreas, H.Z. Abidin, I. Meilano, I. Gumilar, D.A. Sarsito, M. Gamal. Efek Deformasi Koseismik gempa Aceh-Andaman 2004 pada Jaring Titik Kontrol Nasional di Wilayah Nangroe Aceh Daruissalam. Jurnal Sains dan Teknologi Mitigasi Bencana Volume 2, Nomor 2, Tahun 2007. ISSN 0126-4907
  3. Meilano Irwan, Kimata Fumiaki, Fujii Naoyuki, Nakao Shigeo, Watanabe Hidefumi, Fujita Eisuke, Ukawa Motoo, Kawai Kouji, Murakami Makoto. GPS Observation of Crustal Deformation associated with 26 – 27 June 2000 Dike Intrusion in Miyakejima Volcano(in Japaness) CHIKYU MONTHLY, 39,108-114,ISSN:0387-3498, 2002,
  4. Meilano Irwan and F. Kimata, Global Positioning System (GPS) application for earthquake studies Case study March 14, 1999 Kozu Island’s earthquake, published in FUSII, 2001.
  5. Meilano Irwan and F. Kimata, Estimating Source Parameters from Geodetic Observation Data, published in Surveying & Geodesy, 2000.
  6. Meilano Irwan Volcano Geodesy Problem, published in Surveying & Geodesy, 1999.

Conference Proceeding    

  1. Meilano Irwan, Agustan and Hasanuddin Z. Abidin, Crustal Deformation in Irian Jaya Region and kinematics of the 4th January Earthquakes (Preliminary result from InSAR Modeling), Symposium on Tectonic of the Bird-Head of Papua and the 4th JanuaryEarthquake Doublet- Bandung, 2009
  2. Meilano Irwan, Masataka Ando, Fumiaki Kimata, Hasanuddin Z. Abidin,Mipi A. Kusuma, Bambang Setyadji ,Heri Andreas, M.Gamal, Arif Rahman, Geometri dan Distribusi Slip dari Gempa Yogjakarta 26 Mei 2006 Berdasarkan Pengamatan Gempa Susulan dan Deformasi Permukaan, Proceeding Himpunan Ahli Geofisika Indonesia (HAGI), Bandung,2008(Awarded best presentation)
  3. Meilano Irwan,Fumiaki Kimata,Takeo Ito, Agustan , Endra Gunawan, Takao Tabei, Didik Sugiyanto, Hasanuddin Z. Abidin, Mipi A. Kusuma, Potensi Kegempaan pada Segmen Aceh dari Sesar Sumatra berdasarkan Pengamatan Deformasi Kontinu, Proceeding Himpunan Ahli Geofisika Indonesia (HAGI), Bandung,2008
  4. Meilano Irwan, Yasaku Ohta, Fumiaki Kimata, Takeo Ito, Didik Sugiyanto, Hasanuddin Z. Abidin, Agustan, Postseismic, Deformation of the 2004 Sumatra Earthquake and Slip along the Sumatra Fault Zone (SFZ), AOGS Meeting, Bangkok-Thailand, 2007
  5. Meilano Irwan, Masataka Ando, Fumiaki Kimata, Kenichi Tadokoro , Haruhisa Nakamichi, Daisuke Muto, Hasanuddin Z. Abidin, Bambang Setyadji, Mipi A. Kusuma, M.Gamal, Arif Rahman, Aftershock locations and rupture characteristics of the 2006 May 27, Yogyakarta – Indonesia earthquake presented at Fall meeting of AGU-San Francisco, 2006
  6. Meilano Irwan, Yusaku Oota, Takeo Ito and Fumiaki Kimata , Slip distribution of the 2004 and 2005 Sumatra earthquake from GPS observation  presented at Meeting of Seismological Society of Japan, Hokkaido, 2005
  7. Meilano Irwan, Fumiaki Kimata, Naoyuki Fujii, Kazuro Hirahara, Takeshi Sagiya and Atsushi Yamigawa , Kinematic GPS analysis of slip evolution in the coseismic, the biggest aftershock and associated short-term afterslip of the 2003 Tokachi-oki Earthquake presented at 4th Biennial Workshop on Subduction Processes emphasizing the Japan-Kurile-Kamchatka-Aleutian Arcs, Kamchatka, Rusia, 2004
  8. Meilano Irwan, Fumiaki Kimata, Naoyuki Fujii, Kazuro Hirahara, Takeshi Sagiya and Atsushi Yamigawa , Coseismic and short-term afterslip of the 2003 Tokachi Oki Earthquake from Kinematic GPS presented at The 101th Meeting of Geodetic Society of Japan , Tokyo, October, 2004
  9. Meilano Irwan, F. Kimata and N. Fujii, Stress changes during the rapid deformation of Miyakejima volcano on 26-27 June 2000 presented at Fall Meeting of American Geophysical Union (AGU), San Francisco, December, 2003
  10. Meilano Irwan, F. Kimata and N. Fujii, Evidence for dike propagation at Miyakejima 2000 and Hachijojima 2002, from crustal deformation observations, presented at The 100th Meeting of Geodetic Society of Japan , Tokyo, October, 2003
  11. Meilano Irwan, F. Kimata and N. Fujii, Crustal deformation associated with the 2003 Tokachi-Oki earthquake detected by kinematic GPS analysis , presented at The 100th Meeting of Geodetic Society of Japan , Tokyo, October, 2003
  12. Meilano Irwan, F. Kimata and N. Fujii, Time dependent of magma intrusion model during the early stage of the 2000 Miyakejima Activity  presented at International Union of Geodesy and Geophysic IUGG General Assambly, Sapporo, June 30-July 11, 2003 [abstract]
  13. Meilano Irwan, F. Kimata and N. Fujii, Modeling the geometry of Dike Intrusions in Miyakejima Volcano using GPS Data  presented at International Symposium on Geodesy, Kanazawa, Japan, 28-29 October 2002
  14. Meilano Irwan, F. Kimata and N. Fujii, Dike Intrusions Associated With the June 27, 2000 Eruption of Miyakejima Volcano, Japan: Results of Kinematic GPS analysis  presented at Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting (WPGM), Wellington, New Zealand, 9-12 July 2002
  15. Meilano Irwan, F. Kimata and N. Fujii, Rapid Ground Deformation at the Miyakejima Volcano, Central Japan Detected by 30-secs Kinematic GPS Analysis on June 26-27, 2000 presented at American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting, San Francisco, 10-14 December 2001
  16. Meilano Irwan, F. Kimata and N. Fujii, Crustal Deformation at Miyake Volcano on June 26 – June 27 obtained from Kinematic GPS Method presented at Earth and Planetary Science Joint Meeting, Tokyo, June 4-8 2001

Popular report      

1. Irwan Meilano Dapatkah Gempabumi Diprediksi? (Can earthquake be predicted?), Berita Iptek Online, 2006.

Research Grants

 No.  Research Title (the last 5 year)  Year
 1.  Seismic hazard analysis in Banda Aceh based on GPS observation on active fault, Asahi  Glass  Research Foundation (Principle Investigator)  2011-now
 2.  Pengaruh regangan resional terhadap aktivitas gunungapi Lokon berdasarkan pengamatan   GPS, Program riset dan Inovasi ITB 2011 (Principle Investigator)  2011-now
 3.  Postseismic Deformation and its Implication to Earthquake Hazard in Aceh Region,  Penelitian   untuk publikasi Internasional-Dikti (Principle Investigator)  2010-2011
 4.  Studi tingkat laju-geser (slip-rate) sesar Cimandiri berdasarkan pengamatan geodetic, Program   Riset KK-ITB 2010 (Principle Investigator)  2010-2011
 5.  Plate coupling dan strain partitioning in the west part of Java “International Research Program   Institut Teknologi Bandung”(Principle investigator)  2009-2010
 6.  Earthquake potential and strain accumulation of active fault at Aceh region “Research   from  Ministry of Education of Indonesia” (Principle investigator)  2009-2010
 7.  Penelitian Pemantauan dan Pemodelan Pergerakan Tanah Kawasan Semburan Lumpur di  Porong,  Sidoarjo (Penelitian Insentif-Ristek, Peneliti Anggota)  2008-now
 8.  Pemodelan terjadinya gempa berdasarkan data pengamatan deformasi (Riset Post-Doc  JSPS, Peneliti Utama)  2006-2008
 9.  Penelitian sumber seismik gempa Jogja 2006 (Kerjasama penelitian Nagoya Univ.-ITB, Peneliti  Utama)  2006-2007
 10.  Penelitian mekanisme deformasi postseismik gempa Aceh (Penelitian Monbusho, Peneliti  Anggota)  2006-2010
 11.  Penelitian deformasi gempa Tokachi-Oki menggunakan metoda 1-Hz GPS (Penelitian  Monbusho,  Peneliti Anggota)  2003-2004
 12.  Pemodelan deformasi Gunung Miyakejima (Penelitian Kementrian Pendidikan-Jepang,  Anggota  Tim Peneliti)  2001-2003

Profesional Activites:

  1. Member of Indonesian Geodetic Surveyor Association (ISI) since 1997
  2. Member of American Geophysical Union (AGU) since 2001
  3. Member of Geodetic Society of Japan (GSJ) since 2003
  4. Member of Seismological Society of Japan (SSJ) since 2003

Award :

  1. Awarded student best presented paper from Geodetic Society of Japan (GSJ), Fall meeting October 2003, Japan.
  2. Awarded research grant from Hori Foundation Japan 2005-2006
  3. Awarded JSPS Posdoctoral fellowship for foreign researcher 2006
  4. Awarded best poster presentation at HAGI (Indonesian Association of Geophysicists) scientific meeting 2008
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