COE Center of Excellence A status given by the Monbusho to advanced research institutions
DAC Diamond Anvil Cell An apparatus for high pressure generation using diamond
EPMA Electron Probe MicroAnalyser
G-cubed Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems An on-line scientific journal published by the AGU
ICPMS Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometer
IRMS Isotope Ratio Mass Spectrometer
ISEI Institute for Study of the Earth's Interior
NMR Nuclear Magnetic Resonance
PML Pheasant Memorial Laboratory
PRISM PRecise ISotope Mass spectrometer A mass spectrometer for stable isotopes built by VG (UK)
SEM Scanning Electron Microscope
SIMS Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometer
SPring-8 Super Photon ring 8 An 8-GeV synchrotoron radiation facility built in Nishi-Harima
TEM Transmission Electron Microscope
TIMS Thermal Ionization Mass Spectrometer