25 Aug 2017
Dr Ken Tsutsui from NTT DATA, Japan, will be presenting on the AW3D high-resolution digital map. For more information about the AW3D, please visit http://www.aw3d.jp/en/
25 Aug 2017
Among various types of 3D heterogeneity in the Earth, trench region might have the most complexities, including rapidly varying bathymetry and usually thick sediments along with water layer. The complex...
18 Aug 2017
Two critical questions involving the geodynamic evolution of the Tibetan plateau are (i) how and when India collided with Asia and (ii) when did a compression-dominated tectonic regime change to...
15 Aug 2017
Many natural hazards have been well known and qualitatively understood for decades, but still lack accurate measures of how damaging future events will be. For example, despite many years of...
09 Aug 2017
Several decades of space geodetic monitoring has brought a wealth of data documenting the cycle of strain accumulation and release around plate boundaries. The short-term tectonic deformation is well understood...
01 Aug 2017
The statistical foundation of disaster risk analysis is past experience. From a scientific perspective, history is just one realisation of what might have happened, given the randomness and chaotic dynamics...
28 Jul 2017
Insular Southeast Asia is experiencing rapid environmental change. Conservation scientists have focused mostly on the impacts and implications of logging and oil-palm agriculture. Other drivers of environmental change are less...
21 Jul 2017
Magmatic unrests are challenging to detect when there is no close monitoring network and little knowledge about the volcano. Observable parameters like seismicity, deformation, temperature and gas emission can be...
18 Jul 2017
Aerosol remains one of the most uncertain factors in climate projection. Aerosol can affect the radiative balance of the climate system by directly scattering or absorbing sunlight, or by acting...
11 Jul 2017
Changing climate, increased frequency in extreme events, rapid changes in coastal land use, nutrient pollution, and intensified sediment runoff have degraded coastal water quality around the world. This degradation can...