Session outline
Solid Earth Sciences(S)
Session Sub Category Complex & General(CG)
Session ID S-CG60
Title Geological Disposal of Radioactive Waste and Earth Science
Short title Geological Disposal
Convener Name Koji Umeda
Affiliation Geological Isolation Research and Development Directorate,Japan Atomic Energy Agency
Co-convener 1. Name Kosei Komuro
Affiliation Graduate school of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba
Co-convener 2. Name Yoshio Watanabe
Affiliation Research Core for Deep Geological Environments, Advanced Institute of Industrial Science and Technology
Co-convener 3. Name Hidekazu Yoshida
Affiliation Nagoya University Museum
International Symposium No request
Language Japanese
Scope Geological disposal is recognized internationally as the most reliable method of isolating HLW. Earth science plays an important role in providing a scientific basis for geological disposal. This session invites contributions from scientists who have undergone interdisciplinary studies in the geological environment to understand the governing process and to predict the future evolution.
Type of presentation Oral and Poster presentation
Invited papers