Commission J (Radio Astronomy) Activity Report


Inoue, M., Kasuga, T.

July-October 2002



1. Meetings and Conferences

A. Domestic Meetings

1) NRO Users Meeting, Nobeyama, Nagano, July 17-19, 2002

2) Summer School 2002 on Interferometry, Mitaka and Nobeyama, September 11-14, 2002

3) VLBI Technology Development Center Symposium, CRL, Kashima, September 20, 2002 (

4) Special Session on ALMA during Annual Meeting of Astronomical Society, Sea Gaia, Miyazaki, October 7, 2002, co-hosted by Astronomical Soc., National Comm. of Astronomy, Comm. J of National Comm. of Radio Science


B. International Meetings

1) IAU Asia-Pacific Regional Meeting, Tokyo, July 2-5 (

2) Satellite Meeting SM3 "ALMA and Prospects for Radio Astronomy in the 21st Century", Hitotsubashi, Tokyo, in the IAU 8th Asian Pacific Regional Meeting, July 5, 2002

3) SKA Conference, Groningen, Netherlands, August 13-15, 2002 (

4) The International Society for Optical engineering (SPIE) conference on Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation, Waikoloa, Hawaii, USA, August 22-28, 2002 (

5) Workshop on Radio Astronomy at the Fringe, NRAO Green Bank, October 10-12, 2002


2. Future Meetings and Conferences

A. Domestic Meetings

1) VLBI Symposium, NAOJ at Mitaka, January 14-17, 2003

B. International Meetings

1) International VLBI Service (IVS) Symposium on New Technologies on VLBI, Gyeongju, Korea, November 5-8, 2002 (

2) Asia-Pacific Telescope (APT) Meeting, Gyeongju, Korea, November 9, 2002

3) The 3rd Workshop on Submillimeter-Wave Receiver Technologies in Eastern Asia, NAOJ, Mitaka, Tokyo, December 5-6, 2002


3. Others

A. ePublic Commentsf on Power Line Communication (PLC) System and Ultra-Wideband (UWB) Transmissions