J-GLOBAL ID:200904006488193101  Research Project code:0250000490 Update date:Nov. 08, 2004

Center for Deep Earth Exploration

Study period:1990 - 0
Research overview:
Drilling project in the deep sea crust is conducting the following activities with the construction and operation of the exploratory craft for global deep sea floor equipped with world highest scientific drilling capability: technological development concerning construction of the exploratory craft of deep interior of the globe; investigation of the operating system of the craft; buildup of domestic and international promotion system; elucidation of global fluctuation mechanism such as occurred in climate and earthquake; exploration of unknown underground biosphere and gas hydrate. These activities are for the creation and comprehensive understanding of a new global and life science. (k2001.10)
Project Organization (1):
  • (C013000000)
Research program: -
Ministry with control over the research :
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
Organization with control over the research:
Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology

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