Press Releases

2008
2011/12/02
Seafloor Displacement Caused by the 2011 Tohoku-Oki Earthquake
- Fault Rupture Reaching the Trench Axis -
2011/11/16
JAMSTEC to Hold Public Symposium on Earth's Evolution and Dynamics
"Changes on our Planet Findings from the Research Frontier"
2011/11/11
Two-Layered Convection in Earth's Outer Core - Implications on Earth's Magnetic Reversal -
2011/11/11
JAMSTEC Develops High-performance, Compact Inertial Navigation System
2011/10/28
Global Oceanographic Data Center Open Day
2011/10/28
Symposium to Report Impacts of 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake
- Results and Future Studies -
2011/10/26
Public Open Day for JAMSTEC Yokohama Institute for Earth Sciences
2011/10/11
Ancient Sediment Harbors Remarkable Number of "Living" Microbes
- NoanoSIMS Sheds Light on Life Deep under the Seafloor -
2011/10/03
Evidence for Rupture Caused by 1944 Tonankai Earthquake
- NanTroSEIZE Drilling Project by Chikyu Reveals -
2011/09/14
JAMTEC Invites Names for New Autonomous Underwater Vehicle
2011/09/08
Public Open day for JAMSTEC Yokosuka HQ
2011/08/26
DONET, an Ocean-Floor Observatory Network for Earthquakes and Tsunamis
2011/08/26
R/V Mirai Survey Reveals Features and Biological Impact of Large Warm-Core Eddy in the Arctic Oceanle
2011/08/15
Photos from the 2011 Tohoku Earthquake Source Area
-Captured by Deep-Sea Submersible Shinkai 6500-
2011/07/08
Public Open Day for R/V MIRAI and Mutsu Institute for Oceanography
2011/07/04
Prototype of New Underwater Laser Ranging System Demonstrates Promising Results
2011/06/28
JAMSTEC scientists succeed in observing a detailed structure of Arctic cyclogenesis
2011/06/17
Deep-Sea Drilling Vessel Chikyu
- Repair Status and Operations Schedule -
2011/06/09
New Method for Cultivating Methanogenic Microorganisms
- Providing Clues to Mechanism of Biogas Generation and Application Studies
2011/06/01
Harmful UV is likely to Increase in Later 21st Century
- Long-term simulation using a new Earth system model reveals -
2011/05/18
Two Types of Primary Magma Found at Underwater Volcano
- New Implication for Magma Genesis at Subduction Zones -
2011/04/28
Evidence of Tsunami Generating Seismic Rupture
- Indicated by Cores from NanTroSEIZE Expedition by D/V CHIKYU -
2011/04/18
Repairs of Deep-Sea Drilling Vessel Chikyu
2011/03/17
Integrated Ocean Drilling Program
Schedule Expedition 337 by CHIKYU Cancelled
2011/03/14
Deep-sea R/V Kairei to Conduct Seismic Survey off the Pacific Coast of Tohoku Earthquake
2011/03/07
Integrated Ocean Drilling Program
Expedition 337 Deep Coalbed Biosphere off Shimokita:
Microbial Processes and Hydrocarbon System
Associated with Deeply Buried Coalbed in the Ocean
2011/03/05
Heat content increase detected broadly in the deep ocean
~ Highly accurate observations and the state-of-the-art assimilation technique reveal recent changes in deep ocean~
2011/02/10
Atmospheric variability over the Barents and Kara Sea and Eurasian continent which brings severe cold air outbreak in Japan and East Asia
2011/02/08
Test Run of New Crawler Vehicle Demonstrated Excellent Capabilities on Complex Ocean Terrain
~ Results by Next-generation Deep-Sea Exploration Technology ~
2011/02/04
Synthetic Aperture Sonar Produces High-resolution Acoustic Imagery of Hydrothermal Vents
~ Promising Results by Next-generation Deep-Sea Exploration Technology ~
2011/02/01
FY’10 Lecture Meeting “JAMSTEC 2011”
-Scoping a New Era of Marine Science and Technology-
2011/02/01
HPCI Program Workshop: Earthquake and Tsunami Disaster Mitigation
- Next-generation Supercomputer to Shape Future Strategies -
2011/01/13
Deep-Sea Drilling Vessel CHIKYU Completes
IODP Expedition 333
NanTroSEIZE Stage 2:
- Subduction Inputs 2 and Heat Flow