***Japan Geoscience Union Mailnews July Issue
No.313 July 10, 2018***
<< Contents >>
| 1. Session Proposal for JpGU Meeting 2019
| 2. Announcement of 2018 OSPA Recipients
| 3. Abstract Submission to AGU Fall Meeting 2018 as a JpGU Member
| 4. Information from PEPS
| -> Progress in Earth and Planetary Science Receives First Impact Factor
| -> Latest Information of PEPS
| 5. What’s new
| -> Event Information
#1. Session Proposal for JpGU Meeting 2019

Call for session proposals for the JpGU Meeting 2019 will start on
Monday, September 3rd 2018. The deadline is Friday, October 12th.
More information will be posted on the Meeting website to be also launched
on Sept 3rd.

Session Proposal Period: Sept 3rd (MON) – October 12th (FRI)
How to propose: from JpGU Session Proposal Online System Portal
Contact (inquiries about session program):

★Important Dates(Tentative)

Meeting Website Opens: Sept 3rd (MON) 2018
Session Proposal Period: Sept 3rd (MON) – October 12th (FRI) 2018
Session Release: Dec 3rd (MON) 2018
Abstract Submission Period: Jan 8th (TUE) – Feb 19 (TUE) 2019

★JpGU Meeting 2019 Info
Date: May 26 (SUN) – 30 (THU), 2019
Place: Makuhari Messe (International Conference Hall,
International Exhibition Hall, Tokyo Bay Makiuhari Hall)

★JpGU 2019 is the 30th meeting anniversary!

■From Program Committee
We are planning some changes on the regulation such as following at
the 2019 meeting.

-Session language will be E and J (No EJ category this year.)

Details will be announced in the meeting website.
We are waiting for your proposals.

#2. Announcement of 2018 OSPA Recipients

It is a great pleasure to announce that 59 students listed below
have been chosen as this year’s Outstanding Student Presentation
Award recipients.
We have received more than 600 entries and 5-10% presentations
of each section were awarded according to our regulation.
Congratulations to the recipients.

Details are available at .

We would like to thank all of our judges for their important
contribution to OSPA.

◆ Space and Planetary Sciences Section (11 winners)
Jooyeon Geem, Ayumu Kuwahara, Yuna Grace Kwon, Ryo Matsuoka,
Yuhki Matsuoka, Maya Nakamura, Minori Narita, Shota Notsu,
Kazumasa Ohno, Yuya Tokunaga, Kazuhiro Yamamoto

◆ Atmospheric and Hydrospheric Sciences Section (11 winners)
Md. Khairul Islam, Yuichi Minamihara, Aki Sakuma, Toshihiro Shibukawa,
Tamaki Suematsu, Youta Sugai, Anne Takahashi, Yuto Tashiro,
Takumi Tsukijihara, Takuya Yamada, Akiko Yamaguchi

◆ Human Geosciences Section (6 winners)
Onon Bayasgalan, Shinpei Hata, Osamu Sandanbata,
Yumi Shimada, Yuchen Wang, Masashi Watanabe

◆ Solid Earth Sciences Section (27 winners)
Anselme F. E. Borgeaud, Keisuke Eshima, Kazumasa Fuse,
Kohei Hatakeyama, Yongsheng HUANG, Akane Ito, Masaki Iwata,
Sho Kakizawa, Yuki Kawano, Hiroshi Kimura, Hiroaki Koge,
Minami Kuroda, Kazuhide Mimura, Hitoshi Matsuzawa, Masatoshi Ohashi,
Akane Ohira, Keitaro Ohno, Yoshiyuki Okuda, Ryo Okuwaki,
Shoka Shimizu, Norito Takesue, Shuhei Totsuka, Tatsuya Wakamatsu,
Tsung-Jui Wu, Longjian Xie, Chinatsu Yamada, Takuma Yamaguchi

◆ Biogeosciences Section (4 winners)
Yoshiaki Endo, Masanari Hikosaka, Hirochika Ueda, Xiaofeng Zang

#3. Abstract Submission to AGU Fall Meeting 2018 as a JpGU Member

Based on the MOU between JpGU and AGU, JpGU is promoting joint
sessions with AGU.
In the same manner, this year, JpGU member without holding an AGU ID
can submit an abstract to co-sponsored sessions with JpGU at AGU Fall
Meeting 2018.

Sessions co-sponsored with JpGU are shown below:

Early abstract submission deadline: 25 July 2018, 11:59 PM EDT
Abstract and Town Hall Submission Deadline: 1 August 2018, 11:59 PM EDT

Please be sure to contact the following contact by July 18th to request
log-in credentials to submit an abstract to the co-sponsored sessions.

Membership-Related Questions
Phone: +1 202 462 6900
Toll Free: +1 800 966 2481
Fax: +1 202 777 7393

For further details, see the following URL.

#4. Information from PEPS

(1) Progress in Earth and Planetary Science Receives First Impact Factor

We are pleased to announce that Progress in Earth and Planetary
Science (PEPS) has received its first Impact Factor of 2.481, which
was announced in the June 2018 edition of Clarivate Analytics Journal
Citation Reports.

We would like to thank everyone for supporting PEPS and contributing
to this success in our continuing mission to play a major role in the
future of global geosciences.

(2) Latest Information of PEPS

Graphical updates of PEPS are available at:

#5. What’s new

(1) Event Information

Museum of Geopark Exhibition
Date: July 7 (SAT) – Aug 31 (FRI), 2018 10:00-16:30
Venue: Asahimachi Museum, Niigata University, Niigata
(available in Japanese)

Symposium: Marine-Earth Informatics 2018
Date: July 12 (THU), 2018 13:00-17:30
Venue: JA KYOSAI Building Conference Hall, Tokyo

NUMO Seminar “Explanatory Meetings on the Nationwide Map of Scientific
Features for Geological Disposal”
Date: July 14 (SAT) – Aug 1 (WED), 2018
Place: Aomori, Akita, Hiroshima, Ehime, Kanazawa, Gunma, Niigata,
Kyoto, Fukui, Shiga
(available in Japanese)

Shinshu University Cafe
Date: July 21 (SAT), 2018 10:30-12:00
Place: JR Nagano Station 3F, Nagano
(available in Japanese)

National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
Tsukuba Center Facility Tour
Date: July 21 (SAT), 2018 9:30-16:00
Venue: AIS Tsukuba Center, Ibaraki
(available in Japanese)

Geological Museum Special Seminar
Date: July 21 (SAT), 2018 14:00-16:00
Venue: Geological Museum, Tsukuba, Ibaraki
(available in Japanese)

Geological Museum Special Workshop
Date: July 21 (SAT), 2018 10:30-11:30
Venue: Geological Museum, Tsukuba, Ibaraki
(available in Japanese)

2018 JGU Summer School in Hokkaido
Date: July 29 (SUN), 2018
Venue: Hokkaido University, Hokkaido
(available in Japanese)

2018 Summer JAMSTEC Yokosuka Facility Exploration Tour
Date: Aug 8 (WED), 16 (THU) and 30 (THU), 2018
*Aug 30 is open for adults (over 18) only.
Venue: JAMSTEC Yokosuka Headquarters, Kanagawa
(available in Japanese)

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