The 20th Symposium on Planetary Sciences
in Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
18-21 FEB, 2019

INFORMATION

The Goal

The goal of this symposium is to extend present researches and also to create new researches, fields for the future, through reviews and discussions on planetary sciences of not only solar-planetary plasmas/atmospheres but also interaction with the surface of planetary bodies and environment of exoplanets.

Meeting Schedule (tentative)

[Feb. 17] Excursion details
[Feb. 18] Gas and ice giant systems, Banquet
[Feb. 19] Mercury and small bodies, Regular/Young #1,  Future plans (splinter)
[Feb. 20] Comparative planetology, Exoplanets
[Feb. 21] Regular/Young #2,  Aquaplanetology (in Japanese language)

ENTRY AND REGISTRATION

Deadline: Jan. 11 (Fri), 2019 ・・・ Closed

TRAVEL FEE SUPPORT (domestic member only)

旅費申込

締切: 2019年1月11日金曜日 ・・・ 受付終了いたしました
* Travel support: only for the members in Japan. ・・・ Closed

PROGRAM

Program (PDF)

Last modified:
Jan. 21 (Mon), 2019

Presenter Guides

Oral: PPT/PDF file – in English (except for Feb. 21 (Thu), 2019)
Poster: Size within ‘A0, vertical’  – in English

Proceedings

Please submit your proceeding after the meeting.
Deadline: to be announced

INVITED SPEAKERS

[Feb. 18] Gas and ice giant systems session – Baptiste CECCONI (Obs. de Paris), Xianzhe JIA (Univ. Michigan), Kunio SAYANAGI (Hampton Univ.), Yoko KEBUKAWA (Yokohama National Univ.), Yuhiko AOYAMA (Univ. Tokyo), Takayuki TANIGAWA (Ichinoseki College), Yuri FUJII (Nagoya Univ.), Yuhito SHIBAIKE (Tokyo Inst. Tech.), Shunichi KAMATA (Hokkaido Univ.).

[Feb. 19] Mercury and small bodies session – Francois LEBLANC (LATMOS), Dominique DELCOURT (LPC2E), Jim M. RAINES (Univ. Michigan), Jan-Erik WAHLUND (IRF, Uppsala), Shunichi KAMATA (Hokkaido Univ.), Yusuke NAKAUCHI (ISAS/JAXA).
Regular/Young researcher session – Arnaud MAHIEUX (IASB), Lori NEARY (IASB), Shotaro SAKAI (Univ. Tokyo), Satoshi KURITA (Nagoya Univ.), Akifumi Nakayama (Univ. Tokyo), Sae AIZAWA (Tohoku Univ.), Kuriki MURAHASHI (Hokkaido Univ.).

[Feb. 20] Comparative planetology session – Jonny NICHOLS (Univ. Leicester), Jason GOODMAN (Wheaton College), Ramses RAMIREZ (Tokyo Inst. Tech.), Hiroki KASHIMURA (Kobe Univ.), Masaki OGAWA (Univ. Tokyo), Takeru SUZUKI (Univ. Tokyo).
Exoplanets session – David BRAIN (Univ. Colorado Boulder), Yasunori HORI (NAOJ), Akihiko FUKUI (Univ. Tokyo), Hajime KAWAHARA (Univ. Tokyo).

[Feb. 21] Aquaplanetology session (in Japanese language) – Sho SASAKI (Osaka Univ.), Shigeru WAKITA (Tokyo Inst. Tech.), Takazo SHIBUYA (JAMSTEC), Hideko NOMURA (Tokyo Inst. Tech.), Keiko HAMANO (Tokyo Inst. Tech.), Keisuke FUKUSHI (Kanazawa Univ.), Hiroyuki KUROKAWA (Tokyo Inst. Tech.), Yoshio TAKAHASHI (Univ. Tokyo), Rina NOGUCHI (ISAS/JAXA), Shohei AOKI (IASB), Yoshihiro FURUKAWA (Tohoku Univ.).

Note: Session schedule is tentative and to be updated.

VENUE

Aoba Science Hall (except for Feb. 20)

2nd floor of Science Complex C bldg.,
Aobayama Campus, Tohoku Univ.
(5-min walk from Aobayama station [Subway East-West Line]
Campus map + Google map

Feb. 20 (Wed), 2019 PM
Room No. 203 in Science Complex A bldg.,
Aobayama Campus, Tohoku Univ.
Campus map

Banquet

In the evening of Feb. 18 (Mon), 2019
Restaurant AOSIS
2nd Floor of Kita-Aobayama-Commons,
Aobayama Campus, Tohoku Univ.
Campus map

EXCURSION

You can choose PLAN #1 or #2 :

PLAN #1 :

Matsushima Tour
Sightseeing cruise, Zuiganji Temple, oyster hut, etc.
Depart from Sendai-station around 11:30 on Feb. 17.

PLAN #2 :

Matsushima + Ichinokura Tour
Sightseeing cruise, Zuiganji Temple, oyster hut + Japanese winery
Depart from Sendai-station around 9:45 on Feb. 17, visit Japanese winery, and then join PLAN#1 in the afternoon.

SOCIETY

Science Organizing Committee

Kiyoshi KURAMOTO (Hokkaido Univ.), Noriyuki NAMIKI (NAOJ), Takeshi IMAMURA, Masahiro IKOMA, Kanako SEKI (Univ. Tokyo), Yasuto SEKINE (Tokyo Inst. Tech.), Makoto TAGUCHI (Rikkyo Univ.), Koji WADA (Chiba Inst. Tech.), Masato NAKAMURA, Yoshifumi SAITO, Tomohiro USUI, Go MURAKAMI (ISAS/JAXA), Yoshizumi MIYOSHI, Masaki NISHINO (Nagoya Univ.), Masahiro TAKAGI (Kyoto Sangyo Univ.), Jun KIMURA (Osaka Univ.), Hiroyuki MAEZAWA (Osaka Pref. Univ.), Yoshi-Yuki HAYASHI, Hideyuki USUI, Munetaka UENO, Yoshiyuki TAKAHASHI (Kobe Univ.), Naoki TERADA, Takahiro OBARA, Yasumasa KASABA, Tomoki NAKAMURA, Hiroaki MISAWA, Fuminori TSUCHIYA, Tomoki KIMURA (Tohoku Univ.)

Local Organizing Committee (Tohoku University)

Yasumasa Kasaba (Chair), Hiroaki Misawa (Co-chair), Masato Kagitani, Yuto Katoh, Atsushi Kumamoto, Isao Murata, Hiromu Nakagawa, Takahiro Obara, Takeshi Sakanoi, Naoki Terada, Fuminori Tsuchiya, Tomoki Kimura

SPONSORS

Planetary and Space Physics group, Tohoku University
JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Innovative Areas
“Aqua planetology”
JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Innovative Areas
“Star Planet Formation – A03”
JSPS – F.R.S.-FNRS joint program
“Exploring the Atmosphere of Mars with Remote Observations and Numerical Studies: A Belgium-Japan partnership”
ISAS/JAXA: JUICE(JUpiter ICy moons Explorer)-JAPAN
Institute for Space-Earth Environmental Research, Nagoya University
“The 20th Symposium on Planetary Science”
“Study on planetary magnetosphere derived from Mercury”
Center for Planetary Science, Kobe University
The International Joint Graduate Program in Earth and Environmental Sciences(GP-EES), Tohoku University
Tohoku University Aerospace Research Committee

CONTACTS

Local Contacts

loc.sps.tohoku(at)gmail.com