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Invited Lectures

Union Session (U)

Session ID Convener Session Title
U-06 Shuhei Okubo Large-scale Research Projects: Master Plan 2017 and its beyond

Hiroshi Niino (Atmosphere and Ocean Research Institute, The University of Tokyo)

Teruyuki Nakajima (Earth Observation Research Center , Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA))

Takuji Nakamura (National Institute of Polar Research)

Toshitaka Tsuda (Research Institute for Sustainable Humanosphere, Kyoto University)

Kiyoshi Kuramoto (Graduate School of Science, Hokkaido University)

Tetsuo Irifune (Geodynamics Research Center, Ehime University)

Hiroyuki K.M. Tanaka (Earthquake Research Institute, The University of Tokyo)

Kentaro Terada (Graduate School of Science, Osaka University)

Naoshi Hirata (Earthquake Research Institute, The University of Tokyo)

Toshiyuki Hibiya (Graduate School of Science, The University of Tokyo)

Masumi Yamamuro (Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, The University of Tokyo)

Urumu Tsunogai (Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University)

Tetsuzo YASUNARI (Research Institute for Humanity and Nature)

Ryoichi Fujii (Solar-Terrestrial Environment Laboratory, Nagoya University)

Shuhei Okubo (Earthquake Research Institute, The University of Tokyo)

Public Session (O)

Session ID Convener Session Title
O-06 Kazuyo Sakanoi What is "diversity promotion" for students and researchers in JpGU?

Togashi Shigeko (AIST)

Kawashima Takayuki (Mitsui & Co., Logistics Partners Ltd. President)

Kondo Takashi (RCAST The University of Tokyo)

Space and Planetary Sciences (P)

Session ID Convener Session Title
P-PS01 Jun Kimura Outer Solar System Exploration Today, and Tomorrow

Michele Dougherty (Imperial College London)

Christophe Sotin (JPL/Caltech)

Louise Prockter (JHU/APL)

Morgan O'Neill (Weizmann Inst. Science)

P-PS12 Masaaki Miyahara Formation and evolution of planetary materials in the solar system

Shintaro Azuma (The Earth-Life Science Institute, Tokyo Institute of Technology)

Tsuyoshi Iizuka (Graduate School of Science, the University of Tokyo)

P-EM03 Huixin Liu Mesosphere-Thermosphere-Ionosphere Coupling in the Earth's Atmosphere

Patrick Epsy (Norwegian University of Science and Technology)

Jiangpeng Guo (National Space Science Centre, Chinese Academy of Science)

Thomas Immel (University of California, Berkeley)

Martin Kaufmann (Institute of Energy and Climate Research, Research Centre Juelich, Germany)

Jiuhou Lei (University of Science and Technology of China)

Guozhu Li (Institute of Geology and Geophysics, Chinese Academy of Science)

Nick Pedatella (COSMIC/UCAR, US)

Johnathan Snively (Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, US)

S. Yee (APL, Johns Hopkins University, U.S.)

J. She (University of Colorado)

Yiding Chen (Institute for Geology and Geophysics, Chinese Academy of Science)

P-EM06 Seiji Zenitani Magnetospheric Multi-Scale (MMS) mission

James L. Burch (Southwest Research Institute)

Michael Hesse (NASA Goddard Space Flight Center)

Hiroshi Hasegawa (Institute of Space and Astronautical Science, JAXA)

Masahiro Hoshino (University of Tokyo)

Huishan Fu (Beihang University)

P-EM08 Danny Summers Inner magnetosphere: Latest results and new perspectives

Z. Su (Univ of Sci and Tech of China)

M. Balikhin (Univ of Sheffield)

Joseph Fennell (Aerospace Corporation)

Dong-Hun Lee (Kyung Hee University)

P-EM09 Yamamoto Mamoru Study of coupling processes in solar-terrestrial system

Sato Kaoru (University of Tokyo)

Thomas Immel (Uiversity of California Berkeley)

Yamanaka Manabu D. (JAMSTEC/Kobe University)

Esa Turunen (University of Oulu)

Toshihiko Iyemori (Kyoto University)

P-CG10 Taishi Nakamoto Small Solar System Bodies: General and Mars Satellite Sample Return Mission

Masaki Fujimoto (ISAS, JAXA)

Francesca DeMeo (MIT)

Atmospheric and Hydrospheric Sciences (A)

Session ID Convener Session Title
A-OS03 Shin-ichi Ito Marine ecosystem and biogeochemical cycles: theory, observation and modeling

Jerome Fiechter (University of California, Santa Cruz)

Sabine Christopher (NOAA, Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory)

Stock Charles (NOAA, Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory)

A-HW16 Seiko Yoshikawa Water and material transport and cycles in catchment ecosystems: from headwater to coastal area

Haruya Tanakamaru (Department of Agricultural Engineering and Economics, Faculty of Agriculture, Kobe University)

Seiya Nagao (Institute of Nature and Environmental Technology, Kanazawa University)

A-CG06 TTomoki Tozuka Multi-scale ocean-atmosphere interaction in the tropics

Jin-Yi Yu (University of California Irvine)

Yan Du (South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences)

Yosuke Fujii (Meteorological Research Institute)

Ingo Richter (JAMSTEC)

A-CG15 Toshihiro Miyajima Coastal Ecosystems - 2. Coral reefs, seagrass meadows, and mangroves

Rempei Suwa (Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute)

Tomihiko Higuchi (Atmosphere and Ocean Research Institute, The University of Tokyo)

Yoshiyuki Tanaka (JAMSTEC)

A-CG23 Jun Shoji Coastal Ecosystems ? 1. Water Cycle and Land-Ocean Interactions

Yoh Yamashita (Kyoto University)

Yu Umezawa (Nagasaki University)

A-CG24 Takao Kawasaki Science in the Arctic Region

Henry Stewart (Former professor of the Open University of Japan)

Human Geoscience (H)

Session ID Convener Session Title
H-SC02 Taikan Oki Coupled Human-Water Dynamics across Scales: Observations, Understanding, Modeling, and Management

Joon Kim (Seoul National University, Korea)

Yongping Wei (University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia)

Yoshihide Wada (NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies, USA)

Dawen Yang (Tsinghua University, China)

Fuqiang Tian (Tsinghua University, China)

Junguo Liu (South University of Science and Technology in Shenzhen, China)

Jaya Kandasamy (University of Technology, Sydney)

Naota Hanasaki (National Institute for Environmental Studies)

H-DS05 Masahiro Chigira Landslides and related phenomena

Colin Stark (Columbia University)

Zheng-yi Feng (National Chung Hsing University)

H-DS06 PETROVA ELENA Natural hazards impacts on the society, economics and technological systems

Anastasia Petrova (Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences)

H-RE20 Tomochika Tokunaga CCUS (Carbon Dioxide Capture, Utilization, and Storage) for Climate Mitigation

Takeshi Nagasawa (Ministry of Economy,Trade and Industry)


Christopher Gomez (University of Canterbury)

Thad Wasklewicz (East Carolina University)

Hitoshi Saito (Kanto Gakuin University)

Hidetsugu Yoshida (Meiji University)

Paola Passalacqua (The University of Texas at Austin)

Christopher Crosby (UNAVCO, OpenTopography)

H-CG10 PETROVA ELENA International comparison of landscape appreciation

Christoph Rupprecht (Environmental Futures Research Institute, Griffith University)

H-CG11 Yoshiki Saito DELTAS: multidisciplinary analyses of complex systems

Matthias Garschagen (the United Nations University Institute for Environment and Human Security)

Solid Earth Sciences (S)

Session ID Convener Session Title
S-SS01 Fumiko Tajima Earthquake early warning developments around the world

Shunroku Yamamoto (Center for Railway Earthquake Engineering Research)

Yuji Nishimae (Japan Meteorological Agency)

Kenichi Takamatsu (OKI Engineering)

Douglas Given (US Geological Survey)

Richard Allen (University of California, Berkeley)

Diego Melgar (University of California, Berkeley)

Juan Manuel Espinosa-Aranda (CIRES Center of Instrumentation and Seismic Record)

S-SS03 Hiroshi Tsuruoka New frontiers in earthquake statistics, physics-based earthquake forecasting, and earthquake model testing

David Jackson (University of California Los Angeles)

Yosihiko Ogata (The Institute of Statistical Mathematics, Research Organization of Information and Systems)

Dahmen Karin (Department of Physics, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign)

Thessa Tormann (ETH Zurich, Switzerland)

S-SS27 Takeshi Iinuma Fault Rheology and Earthquake Physics

Michiyo Sawai (Graduate School of Science, Chiba University)

Hiroyuki Noda (Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology)

S-SS28 Kiwamu Nishida Seismic wave propagation: Theory and Application

Kaoru Sawazaki (National Research institute for Earth Science and Disaster Prevention)

Takayuki Miyoshi (Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology)

S-SS29 Mitsuyuki Hoshiba Real-time monitoring, analysis, prediction of seismic ground motion, crustal movement and volcanic activity

Satoshi Kawamoto (Geospatial Information Authority of Japan)

Takeshi Koizumi (Volcanology Division, Japan Meteorological Agency)

S-EM05 Hidetoshi Shibuya Full vector geomagnetic and paleomagnetic secular variation: direction, intensity and dynamo simulations

Chuang Xuan (Southampton University)

Gillian Turner (Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand)

Bervera Emilio-Herrero (University of Hawaii)

HIroaki Matsui (University of California, Davis)

S-EM34 Masaki Matsushima Geomagnetism, paleomagnetism and rock magnetism

Masahiko Sato (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology)

Masao Yamaguchi (Tokyo Institute of Technology)

S-IT08 Jun Korenaga Structure and dynamics of suboceanic mantle

Brian Kennett (Australian National University)

Jim Gaherty (Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory)

Eric Debayle (ENS Lyon)

Taras Gerya (ETH)

Cecilia Cadio (Universite Montpellier)

Hisashi Utada (ERI, University of Tokyo)

Takehiko Hiraga (ERI, University of Tokyo)

Naoto Hirato (Tohoku University)

S-IT09 Yoshihiko Tamura Hard-Rock Drilling: Oceanic Lithosphere to Continental Crust Formation

Osamu Ishizuka (GSJ/AIST)

Saneatsu Saito (JAMSTEC)

Takeshi Hanyu (JAMSTEC)

Susumu Umino (Kanazawa University)

Azusa Shito (Kyushu University)

Mikiya Yamashita (JAMSTEC)

S-IT11 Gaku Kimura Geodynamic evolution of northeast Asia and western Pacific

Bor-Ming Jahn (National Taiwan University)

Tim Byrne (University of Connecticut)

Jon Lewis (Indiana University of Pennsylvania)

S-IT12 Makoto Yamano Tectonic processes on the incoming plate seaward of the trench: Inputs to subduction zones

Tsuyoshi Ishikawa (JAMSTEC)

Masao Nakanishi (Chiba University)

Koichiro Obana (JAMSTEC)

Yuji Sano (University of Tokyo)

S-GL36 Yasuto Itoh Frontier of basin formation tectonics on convergent plate margins

Keiji Takemura (Kyoto University)

Takeshi Nakajima (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology)

S-GL38 Takahiro Tagami Geochronology and Isotope Geology

Shun'ichi Nakai (Earthquake Research Institute, University of Tokyo)

Yoshihiro Ganzawa (Hokkaido University of Education Hakodate Campus)

Naoyuki Kurita (Nagoya University Graduate School of Environmental Studies)

S-GL40 Tomohiro Toki Advanced Mud Volcano Studies

Yuichiro Miyata (Faculty of Science, Yamaguchi University)

Masataka Kinoshita (Earthquake Research Institute, The University of Tokyo)

S-RD41 Kenzo Sanematsu Resource Geology

Shunso Ishihara (Geological Survey of Japan, AIST)

S-MP13 Hafiz Ur Rehman Oceanic and Continental Subduction Processes-I, from petrologic-geochemical perspective

John Wakabayashi (California State University, US)

Hao Cheng (Tongji University, Shanghai, China)

S-VC49 Satoshi Okumura Real-time volcanology: Integration of geophysical and material science observations and physical modeling

Takeshi Nishimura (Department of Geophysics, Graduate School of Science, Tohoku University)

Nobuo Geshi (Geological Survey of Japan, AIST)

S-GC16 Hirochika Sumino Volatile Cycles in the Deep Earth - from Subduction Zones to the Mantle and Core

Jun Korenaga (Yale University)

Toru Inoue (Geodynamics Research Center, Ehime University)

Kenji Shimizu (JAMSTEC)

Takashi Yoshino (ISEI, Okayama University)

Andrew Jephcoat (ISEI, Okayama University)

Kenji Mibe (Earthquake Research Institute, University of Tokyo)

S-TT54 Yosuke Miyagi Synthetic Aperture Radar

Masanobu Shimada (Tokyo Denki University)

Motoyuki Sato (Tohoku University)


Jie Li (University of Michigan)

Hugh O'Neill (Australian National University)

Charles LELOSQ (Australian National University)

Razvan Caracas (Ecole Normale Superieure, Lyon)

S-CG20 Keiko Kuge Intermediate-depth and deep earthquakes: their origins and material properties of subducting slabs

S. Harsha Bhat (Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris)

Stephen Kirby (United States Geological Survey)

Keishi Okazaki (Department of Earth, Environmental and Planetary Sciences, Brown University)

Zhongwen Zhan (Seismological Laboratory, California Institute of Technology)

S-CG57 Ikuo Katayama Geofluids and dynamics in subduction zones

Yoshiro Nishio (Kochi University)

Takuya Ishibashi (AIST)

S-CG58 Tomohiro Ohuchi Rheology, fracture and friction in Earth and planetary sciences

Atsuko Namiki (Hiroshima University)

Jun-ichi Fukuda (Texas A&M)

Alexandre Schubnel (Ecole Normale Superieure)

S-CG61 Hisashi Nakahara The 20th anniversary of K-NET: Past and future of strong-motion networks

Shin Aoi (NIED)

Takashi Yokota (Aichi Institute of Technology)

Toshimi Satoh (Ohsaki Research Institute)

S-CG63 Yukitoshi Fukahata Dynamics in mobile belts

Mitsuhiro Toriumi (JAMSTEC)

Yuki Matsushi (DPRI, Kyoto University)

Mutlidisciplinary and Interdisciplinary (M)

Session ID Convener Session Title
M-IS01 Pavel Groisman Environmental, socio-economic and climatic changes in Northern Eurasia and their feedbacks to the Earth System

Alexey Panov (Forest Institute, SibRAS, Krasnoyarsk, Russia)

Nadezhda Tchebakova (Forest Institute, SibRAS, Krasnoyarsk, Russia)

Olga Bulygina (RIHMI-WDC, Obninsk, Russia)

Margarita Syromyatina (St. Petersburg State University, St.Petersburg, Russia)

Ailikun (Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China )

M-IS02 Setsuya Nakada IGGP of the future

Patrick J Mc Keever(Earth Sciences and Geohazard Risk Reduction, UNESCO)

M-IS12 Yuki Kimura Interface- and nano-phenomena on crystal growth and dissolution

Takeshi Fukuma (Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology, Kanazawa University)

Etsuro Yokoyama (Computer Center, Gakushuin University)

M-IS15 Minoru Ikehara Global climate change driven by the Southern Ocean and the Antarctic Ice Sheet

Naohiko Ohkouchi (JAMSTEC)

Hidetaka Kobayashi (Graduate School of Science, University of Tokyo)

M-IS17 Tomohisa Irino Paleoclimatology and paleoceanography

Hitoshi Suzuki (Faculty of Environmental Earth Science, Hokkaido University)

Takehiko Mikami (Tokyo Metropolitan University)

Yoshiaki Suzuki (Graduate School of Science, University of Tokyo)

M-IS26 Yujiro Suzuki Dynamics of eruption cloud and cumulonimbus; modelling and remote sensing

Yuta Hayashi (Meteorological Satellite Center, Japan Meteorological Agency)

Yasuo Miyabuchi (Kumamoto University)

M-GI20 Keisuke Suzuki Environmental changes in mountainous area

Gaku Kudo (Hokkaido University)

Naoya Wada (Toyama University)

Kotaro Fukui (Tateyama Caldera Sabo Museum)

M-TT28 Hajime Obata Frontiers in Geochemistry : Prospect for geochemistry and cosmochemistry in future

Hiroshi Sakuma (National Institute for Materials Science)

Akane Yamakawa (National Institute for Environmental Studies)