Short Courses: 6 Page

SC 6: Marine core description & physical property measurements

Lecturers: K. Kodama (Kochi Univ.) and W. Soh (JAMSTEC)

Contents:
Practical exercises and basic lectures on physical properties and non-destructive measurements of real cores. Overview and the basic lectures using advanced instruments including X-ray CT scanner, multi sensor core logger (MSCL), digital image scanner, and XRF core analyser. Laboratory tour for all research sections employed by the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP) will be also held. We will organise a workshop discussing new ideas related to analysis methods for continuously cored sediment.

Date:
2nd - 4th September (3 days; laboratory tour: 3 hrs, practices: 2 days, workshop: 5 hrs)
Place:
Center for Advanced Marine Core Research, Kochi University, Kochi (http://www.kochi-u.ac.jp/marine-core/index.html)
Minimum participants:
10
Maximum participants:
30
Cost:
¥3,000