By Eiichi Takahashi, Peter W. Lipman, Michael J. Garcia, Jiro Naka, Shigeo Aramaki
Published by means of the yank Geophysical Union as a part of the Geophysical Monograph Series.
in the summertime of 1963, whilst a bunch of eastern scientists arrived on the elderly development of the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory, run via the U.S. Geological Survey, there begun a software of cooperation and friendship among American and eastern volcanologists that keeps to the current. The overdue Professor Takeshi Minakami, a best volcano-physicist lengthy all for examine at quite a few volcanoes, together with Asama, then the main lively volcano in Japan, led the japanese crew. The time coincided with a changeover in Hawaii, from the pioneering volcanologic stories of Harold Stearns, Gordon Macdonald, and Jerry Eaton to extra accomplished learn by means of more youthful volcanologists. the japanese staff was once additionally lucky adequate to witness a rift area eruption at Kilauea volcano (Alae eruption, July 1963), an instantaneous, eye-opening stumble upon with a volcano plumbing procedure in action.Content: