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Earthquake Workshop

in Taiwan


3/13-14 NCKU, Tainan
3/15-17 fieldtrip from southern to eastern Taiwan
Onsite Venue

National Cheng Kung University,

No.1, University Road, Tainan, Taiwan.  (Kuang-Fu Campus, KF19: International Conference Hall)

TRA-THSR transfer inquiry

When you arrive at "THSR station: Tainan", you can transfer to Tainan City by TRA(Shalun Line).

"THSR station: Tainan" is at the same place as "TRA station: Shalun (沙崙)".

TRA: 沙崙(Shalun)-臺南(Tainan)(close to NCKU) (Shalun Line Timetable)


3/13 18:30 Banquet

  Nong Yuan Man Han Restaurant

3/14 14:00 Campus Tour

  Gather Location: Entrance of the Multifunction Room

3/15 08:30 Field Trip 

  Bus Pick-up Location: Zenda Suites

Daily schedule 


Meeting in NCKU:
Topic1 & Topic 2

08:30-9:00 registration 
09:00-10:45 TOPIC1 oral session
11:00-12:30 TOPIC2
oral session 

13:15-14:00 1-min Flash talk for poster
14:00-16:05 TOPIC2 oral session 

16:05-16:20 Group Photo

16:30-18:00  TOPIC1 TOPIC2 poster session

18:30 Banquet


Meeting in NCKU:

Topic 3 & Topic 4

08:50-11:30 TOPIC 3 oral session 
11:30-12:30 TOPIC 3 poster session

13:20-14:00 Introduction to the Taiwan Geophysical and Seismological Databases
14:00-17:00 TOPIC 4 discussion |  Campus Tour 

18:30 free time in night market!


Fieldtrip: The creeping Chishan fault, Chungliao Tunnel, Gunshuiping Mud Volcano

Bus Pick-up Location: Zenda Suites

08:30-11:40 fieldtrip (option A) 
11:40-13:00 lunch (option B)

13:00~ bus to THSR Zuoying Station (option A)
13:00-17:00 bus to Taitung (option B)

17:00~ free time in Taitung city! (option B)


Fieldtrip: The creeping Chihshang fault and the Luyeh, Lichi faults, Surface rupture of the 2022/9/18 M6.9 earthquake

08:00-11:40 Chihshang, Luyeh, Lichii faults (option B)

11:40-13:00 lunch (option B)

13:00-15:20 2022/9/18 M6.9 earthquake surface ruptures (option B)

15:20~ train to Taipei (16:13~19:48)  - (option B)

15:20~ bus to Hualien - (option C)  


Visit Milun Fault Drilling and All-inclusive Sensing (MiDAS) in Hualien 
*introduction to this site

09:00-12:00 visit to MiDAS (option C)  

12:00-13:30 lunch (option C)  

13:30~ train to Taipei (13:48~16:24) (option C)  

3/13 group photo in NCKU 

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3/15 group photo during fieldtrip
(Tardy Hill Nature Park)

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3/16 group photo during fieldtrip
(Cautai in Luyeh, Taitung)

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3/16 group photo during fieldtrip


3/17 group photo during fieldtrip


Planning Committee

Taiwan Earthquake Research Center: Kate Huihsuan Chen, Kuo-En Ching, Ruey-Juin Rau, Kuo-Fong Ma, Ya-Ju Hsu, Jian-Cheng Lee, Hao Kuochen

Office and LOC of "Science of Slow-to-Fast Earthquakes" project: Satoshi Ide, Kazushige Obara, Kohtaro Ujiie, Shuichi Kodaira, Yoshihiro Ito


Grant-in-Aid for Transformative Research Areas (A)"Science of Slow-to-Fast Earthquakes”, Japan

Earth Science Research Promotion Center,  National Science and Technology Council, Taiwan

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