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2020-02-25

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News

2020-03-20

Press release by Seiji Sugita (professor), Shogo Tachibana (professor), Tomokatsu Morota (associate professsor), Yuichiro Cho (assistant professor), Eri Tatsumi (postdoctoral researcher) and among others: An artificial impact on the asteroid 162173 Ryugu formed a crater in the gravity-dominated regime (release in Japanese).


2020-02-17

Press release by Takanobu Amano (associate professor) and among others: resolving the seed particle production mechanism for acceleration of cosmic-ray electrons (release in Japanese).


2020-01-06

Press release by Nobuhiro Moteki (assistant professor): automatic measurement technique for complex refractive index and size distribution of submicron particles (release in Japanese).


2019-12-05

Press release by Yohey Suzuki (associate professor), and Yuri Sueoka (graduate student) among others: deep microbial colonization in saponite-bearing fractures in aged basaltic crust and implications for subsurface life on Mars (release in Japanese).


2019-12-02

Press release by Kaoru Sato (professor), among others: mechanism of auroral electron precipitation onto the atomosphere (release in Japanese).


2019-11-28

Press release by Kaoru Sato (professor), among others: first incoherent scatter measurement by PANSY rader at antarctic (release in Japanese).


2019-11-05

Press release by Toshihiro Kogure (professor), Taiga Okumura (postdoctoral researcher) among others: research on radioactive substances released from the Fukushima nuclear planet has been posted on Nanotech Japan Bulletin.


2019-11-01

Press release by Akihiko Fukui (assistant professor), among others: observation of closest exoplanet discovered by an amature astronomer (release in Japanese).


2019-10-16

Press release by Kiichi Fukuya (graduate student), Takeshi Imamura (professor) and among others: visualization of global cloud motion on Venus using Akatsuki sattelite observation (release in Japanese).


 

2019-09-08

Press release by Yohey Suzuki (associate professor) and among others: the making of natural iron sulfide nanoparticles in a hot vent snail (release in Japanese).


2019-09-07

Press release by Kenji Kawai (associate professor), Robert J. Geller (professor emeritus) and among others: 3-D S-velocity structure of the mantle transition zone beneath Central America and the Gulf of Mexico inferred using waveform inversion (release in Japanese).


2019-08-26

Press release by Satoshi Ide (professor) and among others: slow earthquake spectrum in the Japan Trench (release in Japanese).


2019-08-06

Press release by Seiya Yamashita (graduate student) and Yohei Suzuki (associate professor) among others: iron-rich smectite formation in subseafloor basaltic lava in aged oceanic crust (release in Japanese).


2019-07-23

Press release by Kanako Seki (professor) and Kunihiro Keika (assistant professor) among others: discovery of dependence of atmospheric loss on characteristics of magnetic storms  (release in Japanese).


2019-07-18

Congratulations! Toshihiro Kogure (professor) receives the George Brown Lecture Award 2019 from the Mineralogical Society of Great Britain & Ireland (outside link).


2019-05-30

Congratulations! Yohey Suzuki (associate professor) and Tomoki Tozuka (associate professor) receive Nishida prize from the Japan Geoscience Union (outside link).


2019-04-25

Press release by Shogo Tachibana (professor) among others: discovery of AlO in a high mass protostar candidate (release in Japanese).


2019-04-05

Press release by Yoshio Takahashi (professor) and Chihiro Miyamoto (graduate student) among others: reconstruction of past climate variability from ice wedges (release in Japanese).


2019-2-8

Press release on paper by Yoshio Takahashi (professor) and Hiroki Suga (postdoctoral researcher) among others: discovery of a huge amount of "micro manganese particles" in marine sediment(release in Japanese)


2019-2-4

A paper by Takeshi Imamura (professor) and Mayu Miyamoto (former graduate student) among others is picked up for a Research Spotlight in EOS published by the American Geophysical Union (outside link)


2019-1-23

Congratulations! Satoshi Kasahara (associate professor) receives the 2018 Space Sciences Encouragement Award from the Society for Promotion of Space and Science (outside link in Japanese)


 2019-1-9

Congratulations! Munehito Shoda (graduate student) receives the Young Researcher Presentation Prize from the Theoretical Astronomy and Astrophysics Discussion Group (outside link in Japanse)


2018-12-18

Press release on paper by Kenji Kawai (associate professor) among others: What is the origin of macroscopic friction? (release in Japanese)


2018-12-18

Congratulations! Takanobu Amano (associate professor) receives the AAPP-DPP Young Researcher Award from the Division of Plasma Physics, Association of Asia Pacific Physical Societies  (outside link)


2018-12-18

Congratulations! Yikang Wang (Ph.D. student) receives the AAPP-DPP Poster Prize from the Division of Plasma Physics, Association of Asia Pacific Physical Societies  (outside link)


2018-12-14

Congratulations! Daiba Kato, Munehito Shoda and Masanori Iwamoto (graduate students) receive the Student Presentation Award (Aurora Medal) from the Society of Geomagnetism and Earth, Planetary and Space Sciences  (outside link)


2018-12-03

Press release on paper by Hiroto Kajita (Ph.D. student) and Hodaka Kawahata (adjunct sprofessor) among others: rapid cold episodes annihilated the earliest rice cultivating civilizaton (release in Japanese)


2018-11-29

Congratulations! Masahiko Sato (assistant prof.) and Naritoshi Kitamura (project researcher) receive Obayashi Early Career Scientist Award from the Society of Geomagnetism and Earth, Planetary and Space Sciences  (outside link)


2018-11-13

Congratulations! Yuki Hibiya (Ph.D. candidate) receive the youg student poster presentation prize at the 3rd Korea-Japan Joint Workshop on Isotope-Ratio Mass Spectrometry  (outside link)