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# Modeling Earthquakes Using Fractal Circular Patch Models with Lessons from the 2011 Tohoku-Oki Earthquake

## Satoshi Ide^{*} and Hideo Aochi^{**}

^{*}Department of Earth and Planetary Science, The University of Tokyo, 7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo, Tokyo 113-0033, Japan

^{**}Bureau de Recherches Géologiques et Miniéres, 3 Avenue Claude Guillemin, 45060 Orléans Cedex 2, France

*J. Disaster Res.*, Vol.9 No.3, pp. 264-271, 2014.

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