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Determining scientific projects for the deep-sea drilling vessel Chikyu

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Coffin, MF and Given, HK and Eguchi, N, Determining scientific projects for the deep-sea drilling vessel Chikyu, Eos, 94, (29) pp. 256. ISSN 0096-3941 (2013) [Letter or Note in Journal]


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Abstract

An international, multidisciplinary community workshop convened to define scientific projects for the next decade of scientific ocean drilling utilizing unique capabilities afforded by the drilling vessel Chikyu ("Earth" in Japanese). The meeting, attended by 397 participants from 21 countries, featured 10 keynote lectures. Participants in working groups identified important projects that are fundamental to understanding the Earth system and that require deep penetration of the seafloor.

Item Details

Item Type:Letter or Note in Journal
Keywords:scientific ocean drilling, International Ocean Discovery Program, Chikyu
Research Division:Earth Sciences
Research Group:Geology
Research Field:Marine Geoscience
Objective Division:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Group:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Field:Expanding Knowledge in the Earth Sciences
Author:Coffin, MF (Professor Mike Coffin)
ID Code:116442
Year Published:2013
Funding Support:Australian Research Council (LE140100047)
Deposited By:Centre for Oceans and Cryosphere
Deposited On:2017-05-10
Last Modified:2017-05-10
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