Grant Name:

Tohoku Subduction Zone Observatory: Investigating Mechanisms of Megathrust Earthquakes

  • Date Awarded:
    Sep 2012
  • Amount:
  • Term:
    36 months
  • Grant ID:
  • Funding Area:

In support of participation in the international rapid-response project Japan Trench Fast Drilling Project, which has established the first ever underwater earthquake 'observatory' by deep-water drilling at the site of the devastating March 2011 Tohoku megathrust earthquake.

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