RISH inviting applications for collaborative research using MU Rader and EAR

01 Feb 2017

      As a Joint Usage/Research Center, Kyoto University's Research Institute for Sustainable Humanosphere (RISH) is promoting the use of its large-scale equipment and facilities as well as associated databases for research collaboration.

      RISH is currently accepting applications for collaborative research projects that utilize its middle and upper atmosphere radar (MU Radar) and Equatorial Atmosphere Radar (EAR), as outlined below.

      Category 1

      • Collaborative research at the Shigaraki MU Observatory and/or Equatorial Atmosphere Observatory
      • Collaborative research based on data obtained using the MU Rader and/or EAR

      Usage period

      1 June through 30 November 2017

      Application deadline

      Monday 3 April 2017

      Category 2

      • Campaign observation (extended observation using the MU Radar)

      Usage period

      1 December 2017 through 30 November 2018

      Application deadline

      Friday 14 July 2017

      Further details

      Program details (PDF)
      Further details are available on the following webpage:

      How to apply

      Complete and email the "Application form" (Word file) and "Attachment form" (Excel file), both of which can be downloaded from the following webpage, to the address provided below:

      Where to apply

      Research Collaboration Division, Administration Office, Uji Campus, Kyoto University
      Phone: 0774-38-3352
      Email: mu+ear* (Please replace * with @)