SEDIMENTARY SIGNATURES OF SUBMARINE EARTHQUAKES: DECIPHERING THE EXTENT OF SEDIMENT REMOBILIZATION FROM THE 2011 TOHOKU EARTHQUAKE AND TSUNAMI AND 2010 HAITI EARTHQUAKE

Cecilia M McHugh1, Leonardo Seeber2, Jasper Moernaut3, Michael Strasser3, Toshiya Kanamatsu4, Ken Ikehara5, Richard Bopp6, Sharif Mustaque1, Kazuko Usami7, Tobias Schwestermann8, Arata Kioka8, L. McCain Moore9 and R/V Sonne 251A Science Party, (1)Queens College, City University of New York, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Flushing/NY, NY, United States, (2)Columbia University of New York, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Palisades, NY, United States, (3)University of Innsbruck, Institute of Geology, Innsbruck, Austria, (4)JAMSTEC Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology, Research and Development Center for Earthquake and Tsunami, Yokosuka, Japan, (5)AIST - National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Tsukuba, Japan, (6)Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, United States, (7)Geological Survey of Japan, AIST, Tsukuba, Japan, (8)University of Innsbruck, Institue of Geology, Innsbruck, Austria, (9)Queens College, City University of New York, Flushing, NY, United States