for cooperation among Kanazawa University (faculty of pharmaceutical
sciences), Toyama National College of Technology (departments of
industrial chemistry and ecomaterials engineering), Japan, and Pacific
Oceanological Institute,Far Eastern Branch, Russian Academy of Sciences
In accordance with the framework of the Agreement between the
Government of Japan and the Government of Soviet Socialist Republics on
Cooperation in the Field of Environmental Conservation signed on April 18,
1991 and in accordance with the Soviet-Japanese project for the
investigation of atmospheric long-range transport of the pollutants and
heat exchange for Global Warming between Asia and Pacific Ocean on June
18, 1991, the MEMORANDUM for cooperation among Kanazawa University (KU),
Toyama National College of Technology, Japan and Pacific Oceanological
Institute, Far Eastern Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences
(Vladivostok, Russia) is signed on the following:
The Kanazawa University (KU), Toyama National College of Technology
(TNCT) and Pacific Oceanological Institute (POI) shall conduct joint
investigations of atmospheric long - range transport with the purpose to
determine sources and intensity of transport for different substances in
A science group of Dr. V. Michoukov at Pacific Oceanological Institute
shall collect aerosol samples in different regions of the Russian Far
East. Samples shall be shared between Russian and Japanese groups.
A science groups of Prof. K. Hayakawa (KU), Prof. D. Miyatani and Dr.
M. Tabata (TNCT) shall collect aerosol samples in different regions of
Japan. Samples shall be shared between Russian and Japanese groups. The KU
and TNCT groups shall provide and install sampling equipment for the POI
The KU, TNCT and POI can exchange the equipment and expendables.
After the analyses have been done by Japanese and Russian groups, both
sides will discuss the results and may publish articles.
The MEMORANDUM is valid after its subscription. The term of MEMORANDUM
is up to October, 2001.
Date: October 8, 1998
Faculty of Pharmaceutical
Prof. Kazuichi Hayakawa
Date: October 8, 1998
Far Eastern Branch of Russian Academy of
Prof. Valentine Sergienko
Toyama National College of Technology
Dept. of Industrial Chemistry
Pacific Oceanological Institute
of FEB RAS