AOGS 2008

AOGS 2008 Distinguished Lectures

Axford Lectures | Section Lectures | Online Public Lectures

Axford Lectures

  "Modeling of Tropical Convection by Use of an Ultra-high Resolution (3.5-7km) Global Atmosphere Model - New Age of Tropical Meteorology"

Dr. Taroh Matsuno
Frontier Research Center for Global Change (FRCGC)

Abstract | Speaker Biography
Presentation Materials (Zip file, ~ 84 MB)

  "Space-borne Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) and Geophysical Applications: Polarimetric Imaging and Monitoring of Earth’s Surface Processes"

Prof. Wooil M. Moon
Satellite Research Centre, Research Institute of Oceanography (RIO)
Seoul National University

Abstract | Speaker Biography
Presentation Materials (PDF file, ~ 18 MB)

Section Lectures

AS "Climate Change and Its Impacts on the Korean Environment"

Dr. Chae Shik Rho
The National Academy of Sciences

Abstract | Speaker Biography

HS "ADVECTIVE TRANSPORT IN POROUS MEDIA: Analytical, Computational and Experimental Approaches"

Dr. A.P.S. Selvadurai
Department of Civil Engineering and Applied Mechanics
McGill University

Abstract | Speaker Biography

OS "From the East China Sea to global continental margins: their role in the global biogeochemical cycle in the past, present and future"

Prof. Kon-Kee Liu
Institute of Hydrological and Oceanic Sciences
National Central University

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PS "The Kaguya (SELENE) Mission and Lunar Science"

Prof. Manabu Kato
Department of Planetary Science
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency

Abstract | Speaker Biography

ST "High Power Radar Studies of Low Latitude Plasma Irregularities"

Prof. Pendyala Balarama Rao
National Remote Sensing Agency, Department of Space

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  "The Interaction of the Solar Wind with the Interstellar Medium"

Prof. Gary P. Zank
Institute of Geophysics and Interplanetary Physics
University of California, Riverside

Abstract | Speaker Biography

SE "Evolution of igneous activities in South Korea: Implications for the tectonic evolution of East Asia"

Prof. Sung-Tack Kwon
Department of Earth System Sciences
Yonsei University

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  "Some seismic and tectonic aspects about the Ms8 Wenchuan earthquake, Sichuan, China"

Prof. Xinglin Wei
Geological Survey of Japan, AIST

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  "Report on the faulting mechanism of the Mw 7.9 Wenchuan earthquake, China"

Prof. Aiming Lin
Shizuoka University

Abstract | Speaker Biography

Online Public Lectures

  "Uplift of Mountains and Climate Change"

Young-Suk Huh
Seoul National University

Speaker Biography


  "Tools to Solicit Changing Mindsets of Key Stakeholders towards Meeting Challenges of IWRM in the Twenty-first Century"

Le–Huu Ti
United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific

  "To the Moon with KAGUYA (SELENE)"

Noriyuki Namiki
Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences
Faculty of Science, Kyushu University

Speaker Biography