Session outline
Solid Earth Sciences(S)
Session Sub Category Geology(GL)
Session ID S-GL39
Title Lower-Middle Pleistocene Boundary GSSP in the Kazusa Group
Short title L-M Pleistocene Boundary GSSP
Convener Name Makoto Okada
Affiliation Department of Earth Sciences, Faculty of Science, Ibaraki University
Co-convener 1. Name Yusuke Suganuma
Affiliation National institute of Polar Research
Co-convener 2. Name Osamu Kazaoka
Affiliation Research Institute of Environmental Geology, Chiba
International Symposium No request
Language Japanese
Scope The Lower-Middle Pleistocene Boundary GSSP, which is placed to be around the Matuyama-Brunhes boundary, is going to be ratified in 2016. Three candidates (Montalbano Jonic, Valde di Manche and the Chiba Section) have been proposed so far. The aim of this session is to facilitate GSSP ratification at the Chiba Section through discussion for stratigraphic, chronologic and sedimentological studies regarding with the Mid Kazusa Group.
Type of presentation Oral and Poster presentation
Invited papers