PERC International Symposium on Dust & Parent Bodies (IDP2018)

Chiba Institute of Technology, Japan, February 26-28, 2018

Objective: To share state-of-the-art research on dust delivered to Earth and its parent bodies in a multidisciplinary approach of planetary science and astronomy in light of DESTINY+ mission.

Invited Speakers:
Masateru Ishiguro (Seoul National Univ., South Korea)
Hidehiro Kaneda (Nagoya Univ., Japan)
Dante Lauretta (Univ. of Arizona, USA)
Karen Meech (Univ. of Hawaii, USA)
Scott Messenger (ARES/NASA JSC, USA)
Takafumi Ootsubo (ISAS/JAXA)
Ralf Srama (Univ. of Stuttgart, Germany)
Jeremie Vaubaillon (Paris Observatory, France)

Admission Application: Please send an email to by December 20, 2017 (10:00 a.m. Japan Standard Time) with:
– family name, first name
– affiliation
– email address
– visa requirement for entry into Japan

A limited number of contributed talks and posters will be accepted for the symposium, if clearly indicated in the email, inclusive of a one-page abstract prepared (templates available on website). Free admission to all scientific sessions and daily coffee breaks.

Deadline for Registration: December 20, 2017

Scientific Organizing Committee: Takafumi Matsui [Chair], Koji Wada, Tomoko Arai (, Masanori Kobayashi, Hiroki Senshu, Fumi Yoshida, Hiroshi Kimura