Session outline
Space and Planetary Sciences(P)
Session Sub Category Planetary Sciences(PS)
Session ID P-PS13
Title Lunar science and exploration
Short title Lunar science and exploration
Convener Name Hiroshi Nagaoka
Affiliation Waseda Univ.
Co-convener 1. Name Tomokatsu Morota
Affiliation Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University
Co-convener 2. Name Chikatoshi Honda
Affiliation The University of Aizu
Co-convener 3. Name Masaki N Nishino
Affiliation Institute for Space-Earth Environmental Research, Nagoya University
International Symposium No request
Language Japanese
Scope Scientific data sets acquired by not only Japanese lunar mission SELENE (Kaguya), but also other countries' missions, have become new standard for lunar science. Analyses of these data have been providing several new knowledge and changing some hypotheses into the truth of the Moon. In concurrence with these studies, some countries including Japan are planning future lunar missions. In this session, we will discuss scientific results based on newly acquired lunar data, strategy for future missions including SLIM, and theoretical and experimental studies for lunar science.
Type of presentation Oral and Poster presentation
Invited papers