Japan VLBI Consortium Symposium 2014

29-30 Oct. 2014 at Geospatial Information Authority of Japan(Tsukuba)




Symposium Program

Wednesday 29 Oct. 2014
TimeSpeakerTitle
English Session (Chair: Ryoji Kawabata)
13:00-13:10 Toshihiro Omodaka Opening Remarks
13:10-13:40 Yoshiaki Hagiwara Recent status of VLBI activities in Japan and east Asia
13:40-14:00 Kenta Fujisawa Japanese VLBI Network (JVN)
14:00-14:30 Hideyuki Kobayashi Status and future of VERA
14:30-14:50 Short Break
14:50-15:35 Axel Nothnagel The IVS and its VLBI Global Observing System VGOS
15:35-16:05 John Gipson NASAfs Space Geodesy Program - An Informal Perspective
16:05-16:25 Harald Schuh VLBI activities at GFZ Potsdam
16:25-16:45 Monica Orienti The Italy-Japan bilateral collaboration
16:45-17:05 Hiroshi Imai Activity of SKA-JP Astrometry sub-Working Group

Thursday 30 Oct. 2014
TimeSpeakerTitle
Science Session (Chair: Satoko Sawada-Satoh)
9:00-9:20 Kazuhito Motogi Accelerating H2O maser Jet from a Face-on High Mass Young Stellar Object
9:20-9:40 Nobuyoshi Hiramoto Appearing phase of the 6.7 GHz methanol maser in the process of high-mass star formation
9:40-10:00 Koichiro Sugiyama The VLBI monitor project for proper motion measurements of the 6.7 GHz methanol masers using the JVN/EAVN
10:00-10:20 Yu Saito Short-period variation of 6.7 GHz methanol masers
10:20-10:30 Short Break
Technology Development Session (Chair: Satoko Sawada-Satoh)
10:30-10:50 Hiroshi Ikeda Cooling test of VLBI antenna front-end unit
10:50-11:10 Yoshihiro Fukuzaki Construction of VGOS antenna (3)
11:10-11:30 Mamoru Sekido Development Status of Broadband VLBI System (Gala-V) -(II)
11:30-11:50 Hideki Ujihara Development of Wideband Feed
11:50-12:10 Kazuhiro Takefuji DM measurement by GRP-VLBI observation
12:10-12:30 Fujika Watari Development of the multi frequency phase referencing method in VLBI observation
12:30-13:40 Group Photo & Lunch
Report Session (Chair: Akihiro Doi)
13:40-14:00 Noriyuki Kawaguchi The methanol VLBI observation in the EAVN with Tian Ma 65m in C-band and developments toward 22-GHz
14:00-14:20 Hiroyuki Kaneko Institute Report: University of Tsukuba
14:20-14:40 Ryoji Kawabata Report on the GSI VLBI Activities
14:40-15:00 Kenta Fujisawa Yamaguchi Interferometer
15:00-15:10 Short Break
15:10-15:30 Kimihiro Kimura Report of Osaka prefecture university astrophysics laboratory
15:30-15:50 Akihiro Doi Status Report of Balloon-borne VLBI experiment
15:50-16:10 Osamu Kameya Activity of the Radio Astronomy Frequency Subcommittee
16:10-17:00 Poster Session
17:00-18:00 General Meeting

Friday 31 Oct. 2014
TimeSpeakerTitle
Future Planning Session (Chair: Akiharu Nakagawa)
9:00-9:20 Keitaro Takahashi SKA and SKA-Japan
9:20-9:40 Kazuhiro Hada AGN studies with VLBI in the world
9:40-10:00 Toshihiro Omodaka & Naoteru Goda Southern Hemisphere VERA
10:00-10:10 Short Break
10:10-10:30 Yasuhiro Murata Space Mission
10:30-10:50 Fumie Tazaki Black Hole Imaging with EHT and Sparse Modeling
10:50-11:10 Makoto Miyoshi Towards the study of black hole using VLBI in Japan
11:10-11:50 Discussion
11:50-12:00 Toshihiro Omodaka Closing Remarks
12:00-13:30 Lunch
13:30-16:30 Ishioka Bus Tour

Posters
IDNameTitle
1 Ryuichi Ichikawa Evaluation of Processing Strategy for Time and Frequency Transfer using GNSS Precise Point Positioning Technique
2 Cheulhong Min Multi-epoch VERA observations of SiO masers toward R Aquarii
3 Koichiro Doi Status report of VLBI at Syowa, Antarctica
4 Satoko Sawada-Satoh VERA Monitoring of OJ 287 in 2010--2013
5 Yutaka Hasegawa Developing 230GHz Dual-Circular-Polarization & Sideband-separation Cartridge Receiver for GLT
6 Tomoaki Oyama A progress report on the development and performance of OCTAVE-DAS
7 Yuki Otsuka H2O-Maser Single-Dish Observations with VERA
8 Yuzo Kubose Radio Continuum and Radio Recombination Line Observations of the Galactic Center Lobe by Yamaguchi 32-m Radio Telescope
9 Hikari Horiuchi Periodic time variation of 6.7 GHz methanol maser in Mon R2
10 Kengo Akutagawa VERA Observation of Gamma-Ray Blazar DA406
11 Seina Kimura High sensitivity VLBI observation for black hole candidates near Sgr A *
12 Sho Kanazawa 6.7 GHz Methanol Maser Survey in Outer Galaxy beyond the Galactic Center
13 Yoshitaka Fujinaga The survey for new AGN candidates within the field of Fermi unassociated gamma-ray sources
14 Yusuke Miyamoto Observations of ammonia toward the center of the Sefert 2 galaxy NGC 3079
15 Hiromu Nakamura Long-term flux variation of 6.7 GHz methanol maser in high-mass star forming region
16 Daiki Hirano Internal proper motion of 6.7GHz methanol maser in high mass star forming regions
17 Kyonosuke Hayashi Internal proper motion of high-mass star formation region G9.61+0.19
18 Yoshinori Yonekura Present status of the Ibaraki station (Hitachi and Takahagi 32-m antennas)
19 Tomoharu Kurayama Parallax measurements of a star-forming region GPSR 034.257+0.155
20 Masachika Kijima Long light curves of 17 never-observed sources in southern hemisphere using geodetic VLBI
21 Nozomi Okada Development of 22 GHz band balloon borne VLBI telescope
22 Daisuke Sakai Absolute proper motions measurement of Sgr D HII region with VERA
23 Yui Sugiura Bursting Activity in a High-Mass-Star-Formng Region G33.641-0.228@Observed with the 6.7 GHz Methanol Maser
24 Kazuya Hachisuka Time Variation of 6.7 GHz methanol maser features
25 Kazuya Hachisuka Japan VLBI Consortium Symposium and Japanese VLBI Network since 1998
26 Fuyuhiko Kikuchi Performance evaluation of wide-band and multi-beam receiver system
27 Akiharu Nakagawa Astrometric observation of 'very' long peirod variabes
28 Hiroshi Imai OH maser exploration in the first-year SPLASH observations
29 Hiroshi Imai KaVA Large Programs of Circumstellar Masers
30 Kenta Fujisawa Activity Report of Yamaguchi University
31 Kenta Fujisawa VLBI Operation Committee and Program Committee
32 Yasuhiro Murata Status of JAXA VLBI stations