24 January, 2013
Three dimensional DICOM-viewer, the Virtual Core Viewer, to observe X- ray CT data of core samples drilled by D/V Chikyu has been released on web page and Android application.
[Click Virtual Core Library, you can access the viewer]
1 June, 2011
Exhibit at JpGU meeting 2011
28 April, 2011
Deep frozen core samples for geomicrobiological research
25 February, 2011
Draft of New Science Plan available for comments
24 December, 2010
A summary to help researchers in selecting core samples
17 August, 2010
Japan Geopark Committee members visited KCC.
30 November - 09 December, 2009
IODP Expedition 323 ( Bering Sea ) sampling party was held at KCC.
14 October, 2009
Curation of Routine Microbiological Samples ( RMS) begins at KCC.
8 September , 2009
5,700m long core received from the IODP Expedition 323 ( Bering Sea)
16-17 June, 2009
Pre-Cruise Training for Expedition 324 was held at KCC.
16-21 May, 2009
We took part in the Japan Geoscience Union Meeting 2009.
27-28 April, 2009
Pre-Cruise Training for Expedition 319 & 322 was held at KCC.
3 March, 2009 (Tue)
Annual IODP Curatorial Meeting held at KCC
6 February, 2009 (Fri)
IODP Curatorial Meeting 2009
17 November, 2008 (Mon)
JAMSTEC core samples are now available to community for research and educational purposes
7 November, 2008 (Fri)
Legacy Core Redistribution Project Completed in Kochi, Japan
8 October, 2008 (Wed)
NSF director, Dr. Arden L. Bement, Jr. visited the Kochi Core Center
25-30 May, 2008
We took part in the Japan Geoscience Union Meeting 2008
7 September, 2007 (Fri)
The beginning of curation of the Legacy marine core samples at the Kochi Core Center
11 July, 2007 (Wed)
Ready for the IODP and legacy core curation