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AOGS 6th Annual General Meeting 11 to 15 Aug '09
and International Exhibition 11 to 14 Aug '09
Showcase by World's Best Universities 12 to 14 Aug '09

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  • Earth Observatory of Singapore - Leading institution for the study of the most serious environmental threats... read on
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  • Terrestrial, Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences - A bi-monthly academic journal for the publication of research papers on geosciences read on
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*Main Convener
Session Session Title & Conveners
SE55 Earthquake Science of East and Southeast Asia
*Prof Kerry Sieh, Earth Observatory of Singapore, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Prof Kenji Satake, University of Tokyo, Japan
Prof John Suppe, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Dr Danny Natawidjaja, Geoteknologi - LIPI (Indonesian Institute of Sciences), Indonesia
AS11 Monsoon variability, modeling and prediction
*Prof Jianping Li, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Prof Kyung-Ja Ha, Pusan National University, Korea
Dr K.-M. Lau, NASA/GSFC, United States
OS10 Gas hydrates, the future major energy resource
*Dr Kalachand Sain, National Geophysical Research Institute, Uppal Road, Hyderabad, India
Dr Saulwood Lin, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Prof Ryo MATSUMOTO, University of Tokyo, Japan
Dr Byong-Jae Ryu, Korea Institute of Geoscience and Mineral Resources, Korea
Dr Harsh Gupta, National Geophysical Research Institute, India
PS08 Science and Exploration of Mars
*Prof S.A Haider, Physical Research Laboratory, India
Prof Agustin Chicarro, European Space Agency, Netherlands
Prof Takehiko Satoh, ISAS/JAXA, Japan
Prof Mikhail Verigin, Space Research Iistitute of Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Federation
Dr Mangalathayil Ali Abdu, INPE, Brazil
Prof Jing-Song Wang, Peking University, China
AS05 Predictability of weather and climate: theory and applications
*Dr Wansuo Duan, Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Prof Chun-Chieh Wu, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Prof Hyun Mee Kim, Yonsei University, Korea
AS10 Atmospheric Environment and Pollution
*Prof Hyo Choi, Kangnung National University, Korea
Dr John Kuruvilla, Department of Environmental Engineering, College of Engineering, Texas A&M University-Kingsville, United States
Prof Selahattin Incecik, Istanbul Technical University, Turkey
ST04 General Session for Upper Atmosphere and Ionosphere
*Dr Nanan Balan, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom
SE61 Accretionary and collisional tectonics (ACT) in Asia
*Prof Bor-ming Jahn, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
Dr Kuo-Lung Wang, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
Prof Tung-Yi Lee, National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan
AS16 Integrated Regional Environmental Assessment System
*Prof Julius Chang, National Central University, Taiwan
Prof Yuanhang Zhang, Peking University, China
HS03 Monitoring and remediation of surface and groundwater contamination due to natural and anthropogenic sources.
*Dr Mohammed Rafi Sayyed, Department of Geology, Poona College, India
Prof Namdeo Pawar, Department of Geology, University of Pune, India
SE51 Advances in Analytical Geochemistry: Their Contributions Towards Better Understanding Tectonics and Metallogeny
*Dr Balaram Vysetti, Head, Geochemistry Division, National Geophysical Research Institute, India
Prof Chuan-Chou Shen, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
PS11 Outer planets, satellites and rings
*Dr Athena Coustenis, Paris Observatory, France
Prof Sushil Atreya, University of Michigan, United States
Prof Jianping Li, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Dr Frank Sohl, DLR Berlin, Germany
Dr Jun Kimura, Hokkaido University, Japan
Dr Juergen Schmidt, University of Potsdam, Germany
Dr Steven Vance, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, United States
Dr Hauke Hussmann, DLR Berlin, Germany
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