KOCHI/JAMSTEC "Frontiers in Life & Earth Planetary Sciences"

Outline

The international workshop on the Leading-edge Research Base will be held on 15th February 2012 at Kochi Core Center (KCC), where the new research facilities will be introduced. In the workshop, prominent scientists from earth, planetary and life sciences will appear, and the valiant discussions will be expected, such as the interdisciplinary research between earth and life sciences through future scientific drilling using Deep Sea Drilling Vessel “CHIKYU”, understanding of the environment for natural resources under the seafloor, the innovative research strategy for the sustainable carbon and energy circulation, and the new research approaches revealing the origin and the evolution of life and Earth expand to those of extraterrestrial planets.

Date:
15th February, 2012
Time:
09:30 - 19:00 (Registration: 09:00)
Venue:
Kochi Core Center (Kochi University, Monobe Campus) [Map]
Registration:
Free (Prior Registration, Capacity 80)   
Language:
English
Host:
Kochi Institute for Core Sample Research / JAMSTEC
co-Host:
Center for Advanced Marine Core Research / Kochi University
Support:
Kochi Prefecture