小川 涼子 (Ryoko OGAWA)

2nd year Ph.D. student
Space Geodesy Research Section, Dept. Natural History Sciences,
Graduate School of Science, Hokkaido University
e-mail: ryo[at]mail.sci.hokudai.ac.jp

++Biography++

March 1982:Born in Tsukuba, Ibaraki
March 2005:B.Sc., Dept. Earth Sciences, Hokkaido University
Thesis: "Detection of the global deformation of non-plate-tectonic origins"
March 2007:M.Sc., Div. Earth and Planet., Hokkaido University
Thesis: "A study of non-seasonal gravity changes from GRACE"
April 2007 to present:Ph.D. student, Dept. Natural History Sci., Hokkaido University
2007/10-2008/9:
Special research student, College of Earth Sciences, National Central University, Taiwan(R.O.C.)
Acceptance of Professor: Prof. Benjamin F. Chao (photo)

++Research Interest++

  • Earth's gravity field and its temporal changes
  • Large scale deformation of the Earth
  • Space geodetic techniques

  • ++Awards++

  • October 2006 Outstanding Student Performance Awards, from the Geodetic Society of Japan (photo)
  • March 2007 AGU Journal Highlight, "Slow postseismic recovery of geoid depression formed by the 2004 Sumatra-Andaman Earthquake by mantle water diffusion" (published in GRL)

  • ++Publications++

  • Ogawa, R. and K. Heki , Slow postseismic recovery of geoid depression formed by the 2004 Sumatra-Andaman Earthquake by mantle water diffusion, Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L06313, doi:10.1029/2007GL029340, 2007 (pdf)

  • Ogawa, R. and K. Heki , On the Non-seasonal Gravity Changes From GRACE and Velocities of GPS Stations, Journal of the Geodetic Society of Japan, Vol. 52, No. 4, pp297-208, 2006 (in Japanese with English abstract and figure captions)


  • Last Updated : 2008/04/03