Japanese version / 日本語版はこちらへどうぞ

Date: 24-26 September, 2015
Venue: Environmental Studies Hall, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Higashiyama campus, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan
Social Party: 25 September, 2015

Program and Abstracts

The program and abstracts of the workshop is available from the above link. (2015-09-11)


We focus not only on the understanding of "slow earthquakes", but also on the relationship between slow earthquakes and megathrust earthquakes. We welcome any topic related to slow earthquakes such as, observations, geological field surveys, laboratory experiments, numerical modeling, theoretical studies, and so on.

Invited Speakers

  • K. Creager (University of Washington)
  • Z. Peng (Georgia Institute of Technology)
  • H. Houston (University of Washington)
  • M. Ikari (MARUM, University of Bremen)

Important Dates and Fees

  • Travel Expense Support Application Deadline: August 7, 2015 (Application closed)
  • Presentation Submission Deadline: August 28, 2015 (Closed)
  • Abstract submission deadline: September 7, 2015
  • Registration fee: none

Note on Abstract submission

Please send an abstract as an email attachment to H. Hirose (hitoshi.hirose@ruby.kobe-u.ac.jp). An MS Word or PDF file is acceptable. 1-2 pages of A4 or letter sized paper should be used.


This workshop is supported by Cooperative Research Programs of ERI The University of Tokyo and DPRI Kyoto University

Organizers: Hitoshi Hirose, Yoshihiro Ito, Aitaro Kato, Kazushige Obara

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