Institute for Marine-Earth Exploration and Engineering (MarE3)

Dr. Fumio Inagaki was elected as an American Geophysical Union’s (AGU) Fellow

Sep 29, 2021


Dr. Fumio Inagaki, Director of Mantle Drilling Promotion Office, MarE3, JAMSTEC, was elected as an American Geophysical Union’s (AGU) Fellow. Since 1962, the AGU Union Fellows Committee has selected less than 0.1% of members as new Fellows. AGU, a nonprofit organization that supports 130,000 enthusiasts to experts worldwide in Earth and space sciences, annually recognizes a select number of individuals as part of its Honors and Recognition program. Dr. Inagaki was selected “For pioneering research and international cooperation, leading to new insights into the geobiology of the marine subsurface” and made outstanding achievements and contributions by pushing forward the frontiers of our science. AGU will formally recognize this year’s recipients during #AGU21 Fall Meeting, 13-17 December 2021 in New Orleans, LA and online everywhere.