Gas Hydrates Research Project in Japan

Image: Gas Hydrates Research Project in Japan

Detailed Description

Scientists from AIST, JOGMEC, Georgia Tech, and the USGS prepare to analyze pressure cores as part of a multi-year gas hydrates research project in Japan. Left to right: Emile Bergeron (USGS) and Carlos Santamarina (Georgia Tech) are preparing to use a cutter (center) to saw a pressure core into shorter-length sections for transfer into various test devices. A closed ball valve (foreground) isolates pressure in one part of the test system from another.

Details

Image Dimensions: 3240 x 4320

Location Taken: JP