CDEX periodically publish the newsletter and brochures to introduce science objectives of D/V CHIKYU and CDEX activities. You can make good use it for education, news reporting etc.

NEWSLETTER

CDEX Newsletter Chikyu Hakken

Chikyu Hakken

Online ISSN for Japanese edition: 1880-3253
Online ISSN for English edition: 1880-3261

Brochures

IODP NanTroSEIZE Overview

IODP NanTroSEIZE Overview IODP NanTroSEIZE Overview

Overview of the Nankai Trough Seismogenic Zone Experiment (NanTroSEIZE)

[Published April 2009]

  • First Access to the Megathrust Earthquake Zone
  • Drilling Provides Ground Truth Information
  • Scientific Ocean Drilling Sheds Light on Earthquake Mechanics
  • An All-out Challenge by the International Science Community
  • Comparing Two Drilling Technologies

Reports

Toward an Understanding of Earth System Evolution:Japan National Science Plan for the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program - January 2003 -

Toward an Understanding of Earth System Evolution:
Japan National Science Plan for the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program - January 2003 -Toward an Understanding of Earth System Evolution:
Japan National Science Plan for the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program - January 2003 -

Japan is expected to play the central part in this project. Therefore IODP has to make very concrete research theme suitable for Japanese leadership by reviewing the international trend of forming scientific programs in the past. IODP must draw a blueprint for the future where Japanese scientists can participate and take initiative. This plan was formulated by OD21SAC, considering the concept of Japanese community of scientists presented in the domestic symposiums, various kinds of related committees. (continued on pdf file)

[Published November 2002]