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2008 December 3
Sample and data now available for researchers
Sediment core sample and science data acquired by the Chikyu
shakedown drilling cruise off Shimokita peninsula
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Since November 17th 2008, the scientific data and sediment core sample acquired during shakedown cruise of the Chikyu which was carried out by JAMSTEC in 2005 and 2006 have been available for public after expiring the moratorium period on disclosure for securing priority use of shipboard science party.

The core sample is managed by Kochi Core Center and distributed for research and education purpose without charge by submitting the sample request. Also scientific data such as physical properties, geochemical data, visual core descriptions, images, X-ray CT scan images, logging data are available online from JAMSTEC data search portal site.

Chikyu shakedown cruise off Shimokita peninsula in 2005-2006
Access Data & Sample
Science data is available at JAMSTEC data search portal site
Request for sediment core sample: JAMSTEC Core Data Site
Please fill out the following two documents and submit to JAMSTEC curator
+ Sample Request for JAMSTEC Cores
+ Core sampling list
Term and conditions written in English will be available soon, please contact curator for further information for a moment.
Contact: JAMSTEC Curator at <jc_curatorjamstec.go.jp>

The IODP data and sample acquired by any drill ship includes the Chikyu is also available after one year moratorium period.

IODP expeditions data and sample
IODP science data : Scientific Earth Drilling Information System (SEDIS)
IODP sample request
 
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