S. Mukherjee, G. Ghosh, K. Das, S. Bose and Y. Hyasaka, Geochronological and Geochemical signatures of the granitic rocks emplaced at the north-east fringe of the East Dharwar Craon, South India: Implications for late Archean crustal growth, Geological Journal, in press, 2017.
T. Yamamoto, J. Ando, N. Tomioka, and T. Kobayashi, Deformation history of Pinatubo peridotite xenolith: constraint from microstructural observation and determination of olivine slip system, Physics and Chemistry of Minerals, 44, 247–262, 2017, doi:10.1007/s00269-016-0853-2.
S. Mukherjee, G. Ghosh, K. Das, S. Bose and Y. Hyasaka, Geochronological and Geochemical signatures of the granitic rocks emplaced at the north-east fringe of the East Dharwar Craon, South India: Implications for late Archean crustal growth, Geological Journal, in press, 2017.
T. Hoshino, T. Toli, A. Ijiri, Y. Morono, H. Machiyama, J. Ashi, K. Okamura, and F. Inagaki, Atribacteria from the Subseafloor Sedimentary Biosphere Disperse to the Hydrosphere through Submarine Mud Volcanoes, Frontiers in Microbiology, 8, 1135, 2017, doi:10.3389/fmicb.2017.01135
S. Furuyama, A. Kano, Y. Kunimitsu, T. Ishikawa, W. Wang, and X. Liu, Chemostratigraphy of the Ediacaran basinal setting on the Yangtze platform, South China: Oceanographic and diagenetic aspects of the carbon isotopic depth gradient, Island Arc, 26, e12196, 2017, doi:10.1111/iar.12196
Shiraishi F., Hanzawa Y., Okumura T., Tomioka N., Kodama Y., Suga H., Takahashi Y., Kano A, Cyanobacterial exopolymer properties differentiate microbial carbonate fabrics, Scientific Reports, 7, 2017, doi:10.1038/s41598-017-12303-9
Shiina, T., J. Nakajima, T. Matsuzawa, G. Toyokuni, and S. Kita, Depth variations in seismic velocity in the subducting crust: Evidence for _uid-related embrittlement for intermediate-depth earthquakes, Geophys. Res. Lett, 44, 810-817, 2017, doi:10.1111/iar.12196
T. Hoshino and F. Inagaki, Distribution of anaerobic carbon monoxide dehydrogenase genes in deep subseafloor sediments, Letters in Applied Microbiology, 64, 355-363, 2017, doi: 10.1111/lam.12727.
T. Hoshino and Y. Hamada, Estimation of the influence of sequencing errors and distribution of random-sequence tags on quantitative sequencing, Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering, 124, 359-364, 2017, doi: 10.1016/j.jbiosc.2017.04.003.
Mitchell, T. M., Cembrano, J. M., Fujita, K., Hoshino, K. Faulkner, D. R., Perez-Flores, P., Arancibia, G., Rempe, M. and Gomila, R., Fluid inclusion evidence of coseismic flluid flow induced by danamic rupture, Geophysical Monograph, 227, 21-36, 2017.
H. Yabuta, T. Noguchi, S. Itoh, T. Nakamura, A. Miyake, S. Tsujimoto, N. Ohashi, N. Sakamoto, M. Hashiguchi, K. Abe, A. Okubo, A.L.D. Kilcoyne,
S. Tachibana, R. Okazaki, K. Terada, M. Ebihara, H. Nagahara, Formation of an Ultracarbonaceous Antarctic Micrometeorite through Minimal Aqueous Alteration in a Small Porous Icy Body, Geochimica Cosmochimica Acta , 214, 172-190, 2017, doi: 10.1016/j.gca.2017.06.047.
M. Sawai, A.R. Niemeijer, T. Hirose , and Spiers C.J, Frictional properties of JFAST core samples and implications for slow earthquakes at the Tohoku subduction zone , Geophysical Research Letters , 44, 2017, doi: 10.1002/2017GL073460.
S. Kumar, T. Pieru, V. Rinos and Y. Hayasaka, Geochemistry and U–Pb SHRIMP zircon geochronology of microgranular enclaves and host granitoids from the South Khasi Hills of the Meghalaya Plateau, NE India: evidence of synchronous mafic–felsic magma mixing–fractionation and diffusion in a post-collision tectonic environment during the Pan-African orogenic cycle, Geological Society, London, Special Publications,, 457, 253, 2017, doi: 10.1144/SP457.10.
S. Mukherjee, G. Ghosh, K. Das, S. Bose, and Y. Hayasaka , Geochronological and geochemical signatures of the granitic rocks emplaced at the north-eastern fringe of the East Dharwar Craton, South India: implications for Late Archean crustal growth, Geological Journal, 2017, doi:
Shimizu K., Ushikubo T., Hamada M., Itoh S., Higashi Y., Takahashi E., and Ito M. , H2O, CO2, F, S, Cl, and P2O5 analyses of silicate glasses using SIMS: Report of volatile standard glasses., Geochemical Journal, 51, 299-313, 2017, doi: 10.2343/geochemj.2.0470.
Hamada M, Kimura J-I., Chang Q., Hanyu T., Ushikubo T., Shimizu K., Ito M., Ozawa T., Iwamori H. , High-precision in situ analysis of Pb isotopes in melt inclusions by LA-ICP-MS and application of Independent Component Analysis, Geochemical Journal, 2017.http://www.terrapub.co.jp/journals/GJ/pdf/2017e/OA_GJ497.pdf
N. Tomioka and M. Miyahara, High-pressure minerals in shocked meteorites, Meteoritics & Planetary Science, in press, doi: 10.1111/maps.12902.
Kato Y., Sekine T., Kayama M., Miyahara M. and Yamaguchi A., High-pressure polymorphs in Yamato-790729 L6 chondrite and their significance for collisional conditions, Meteoritics and Planetary Science, in press.
H. Kitajima, D. Saffer, H Sone, H. Tobin, and T. Hirose,, In-situ stress and pore pressure in a deep interior of the Nankai accretionary wedge, Geophysical Research Letters , accepted.
Ohtani E., Ozawa S. and Miyahara M., Jadeite in shocked meteorites and its textural variations, Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 2017, doi: 10.2465/jmps.170329.
A. Jaya a, O. Nishikawa and Y. Hayasaka, LA-ICP-MS zircon U–Pb andmuscovite K–Ar ages of basement rocks from the south arm of Sulawesi, Indonesia, Lithos, 292-293, 96-110, 2017, doi: 10.1016/j.lithos.2017.08.023.
E. Trembath-Reichert, Y. Morono, A. Ijiri, T. Hoshino, KD. Dawson, F. Inagaki, VJ. Orphan, Methyl-compound use and slow growth characterize microbial life in 2 km-deep subseafloor coal and shale beds, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, in press.
T. Yamamoto, J. Ando, N. Tomioka, K. Das, G. Ghosh, and S. Bose, Microstructural observations of fracture-filling goethite vein along the Kerajang Fault Zone in the Rengali Province of eastern India, Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences,, 112, 102-107, 2017, doi: 10.2465/jmps.161113.
Jogo K., Nakamura T., Ito M., Wakita S., Zolotov M.Y., and Messenger S. , Mn-Cr ages and formation conditions of fayalite in CV3 carbonaceous chondrites: Constraints on the accretion ages of chondritic asteroids. , Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta , 199, 58-74, 2017, doi: 10.1016/j.gca.2016.11.027.
A. Chattopadhyay, A. Chatterjee, K. Das, and A. Sarkar, Neoproterozoic transpression and granite magmatism in the Gavilgarh-Tan Shear Zone, central India: Tectonic significance of U-Pb zircon and U-Th-total Pb monazite ages., Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 147, 485-501, 2017, doi: 10.1016/j.jseaes.2017.08.018.
El Goresy A., Lin Y., Miyahara M., Gannoun A., Boyet M., Ohtani E., Gillet Ph., Trieloff M., Simionovici A., Feng L. and Lemelle L, Origin of EL3 chondrites: Evidence for variable C/O ratios during their course of formation—A state of the art scrutiny, Meteoritics and Planetary Science, 52, 781–806, 2017.
Atsuko Namiki,, Yukie Tanaka, Oscillatory rheology measurements of particle- and bubble-bearing fluids: Solid-like behavior of a crystal-rich basaltic magma, Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, 2017, doi: 10.1002/2017GL074845.
N. Nishiyama and T. Yokoyama, Permeability of porous media: Role of the critical pore size, Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 122, 2017, doi: 10.1002/2016JB013793.
Dasgupta, A., Bose, S., Ghosh, G. and Das, K, Petrological and geochemical evolution of the Central Gneissic Complex, Rengali Province, eastern India: implication for the Neoarchean orogenesis., Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 146, 1-19, 2017, doi: 10.1016/j.jseaes.2017.04.024.
Maeda F., Kamada S., Ohtani E., Hirao N., Mitsui T., Masuda R., Miyahara M. and McCammon C, pin state and electronic environment of iron in basaltic glass in the lower mantle, American Mineralogist, 2017, doi: 10.2138/am-2017-6035.
S. Wakaki, H. Obata, H. Tazoe, and T. Ishikawa, Precise and accurate analysis of deep and surface seawater Sr stable isotopic composition by double-spike thermal ionization mass spectrometry, Geochemical Journal, 51, 227-239, 2017, doi: 10.2343/geochemj.2.0461.
N. Artemieva, J. Morgan, and the Expedition 364 Science Party (including N. Tomioka), Quantifying the release of climate-active gases by large meteorite impacts with a case study of Chicxulub, Geophysical Research Letters, in press.
Lee, S.K., R. Han, E.J. Kim, G.Y. Jeong, H. Khim and T. Hirose, Quasi-equilibrium melting of quartzite upon extreme friction, Nature Geoscience, 10, 436–441, 2017, doi: 10.1038/ngeo2951.
K. Kubota, Y. Yokoyama, T. Ishikawa, A. Suzuki, and M. Ishii, Rapid decline in pH of coral calcification fluid due to incorporation of anthropogenic CO2, Scientific Reports, 7, 7694, 2017, doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-07680-0.
P.P. Chakraborty, S. Saha, and K. Das, Record of continental to marine transition from the Mesoproterozoic Ampani basin, Central India: An exercise of process-based sedimentology in a structurally deformed basin, Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 143, 120-140, 2017, doi: 10.1016/j.jseaes.2017.04.015.
K. Hagino-Tomioka, N. Tomioka, and N. Tomioka, Seasonal succession of living coccolithophores in coastal waters in the Tomari Port, Tottori, Japan, Journal of Nannoplankton Research, in press.
Kita, S. and M. Matsubara, Seismic attenuation structure associated with episodic tremor and slip zone beneath Shikoku and the Kii peninsula, southwestern Japan, in the Nankai subduction zone, Journal of Geophysical Research,, 2016., JGR, solid earth, 121, 1962–1982, 2016, doi: 10.1002/2015JB012493.
Feng L., Miyahara M., Nagase T., Ohtani E., Hu S., El Goresy A. and Lin Y., Shock-induced P-T conditions and formation mechanism of akimotoite-pyroxene glass assemblages in the Grove Mountains (GRV) 052082 (L6) meteorite, American Mineralogist, 102, 1254-1262, 2017.
Suga H., Kikuchi S., Takeichi Y., Miyamoto C., Miyahara M., Mitsunobu S., Ohigashi T., Mase K., Ono K. and Takahashi Y., Spatially resolved distribution of Fe species around microbes at the submicron scale in natural bacteriogenic iron oxides, Microbes and Environments, 2017, doi: 10.1264/jsme2.ME17009.
M. Kitamura, and T. Hirose, Strength determination of rocks by using indentation tests with a spherical indenter, Journal of Structural Geology, 98, 1-11, 2017, doi: 10.1016/j.jsg.2017.03.009.
Brent G. Delbridge, Christopher W. Johnson, Saeko Kita, Toru Matsuzawa, Roland Bürgmann, Temporal variation of intermediate-depth earthquakes around the time of the M 9.0 Tohoku-oki earthquake, Geophys. Res. Lett, 44, 3580–3590, 2017, doi: 10.1002/2017GL072876.
M. Rempea, S. Smith, T. Mitchell, T. Hirose, and G. Di Toro, The effect of water on strain localization in calcite fault gouge sheared at seismic slip rates, Journal of Structural Geology, 97, 104-117, 2017, doi: 10.1016/j.jsg.2017.02.007.
K. Das, S. Bose, and G. Ghosh, The Neoarchean-Paleoproterozoic basin development and growth of the Singhbhum Craton, eastern India and its global implications: insights from detrital zircon U-Pb data, Precambrian Research, 298, 123-145, 2017, doi: 10.1016/j.precamres. 2017.06.008.
Zolensky M.E., Bodnar R.J., Yurimoto H., Itoh S., Fries M., Steele A., Chan Q.H.-S., Tsuchiyama A., Kebukawa Y., and Ito M,The search for and analysis of direct samples of early Solar System aqueous fluids,Phil. Trans. R. Soc. A,375,20150386
S. Suzuki, S. Ishii, T. Hoshino, A. Rietze, A. Tenney, P. L. Morrill, F. Inagaki, J. G. Kuenen, and K. H. Nealson, Unusual metabolic diversity of hyperalkaliphilic microbial communities associated with subterranean serpentinization at The Cedars, The ISME Journal,2017
T. Noguchi T, H. Yabuta, S. Itoh S, N. Sakamoto, T. Mitsunari, A. Okubo, R. Okazaki, T. Nakamura, S. Tachibana, K. Terada, M. Ebihara, N. Imae, M. Kimura and H. Nagahara, Variation of mineralogy and organic material during the early stages of aqueous activity recorded in Antarctic micrometeorites,Geochimica Cosmochimica Acta,208,119–144,2017
A. Chattopadhyay, A. Chatterjee, K. Das, and A. Sarkar, Neoproterozoic transpression and granite magmatism in the Gavilgarh-Tan Shear Zone, central India: Tectonic significance of U-Pb zircon and U-Th-total Pb monazite ages,Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 147,485-501,2017



  • Hiroshima University
  • Department of Earth and Planetary Systems Science


Hiroshima Institute for Plate ConvergEnce Region Research