A performing approach to contribute in developing International research in Japanese Universities: The Humboldtian model – Humboldtisches Bildungsideal A concept of academic education that emerged in the early 19th century and whose core idea is a holistic combination of research and studies. The Humboldtian Model integrates the arts and sciences with research to achieve both comprehensive general learning and cultural knowledge. BACKGROUND 1. CNRS researcher for … Continue reading About Bernard CHENEVIER
The SAKU program is a multiannual support program to provide strategic support to young talented researchers. The aim is to help them to enhance their research potential and expertise domestically and globally. A 8 (2 sites) or 10 days (3) financial support is provided for networking purposes only. This program is open to those who wish to increase their international research profile by building connections … Continue reading SAKU (FY-2018): 4th edition of a support program for young talented researchers at Okayama University
A mobility program started in 2017 between Strasbourg University (UNISTRA) in France and Okayama University. In October 2018 Professor Muller joined the program and spent 2 weeks in the research group headed by Professor T. Kuboki from the Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceuticals. Sylviane Muller is a Distinguished class research director in the French Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) and Professor … Continue reading Professor S. MULLER from Strasbourg University for 2 weeks at Okayama University.
“Archaeology and Science” from the excavation to the restoration of the archaeological find. A joint workshop on archaeometry, Okayama University-Turin University European H2020 MSCA RISE 2018 BE-ARCHAEO project. DAY ONE: Monday 27/08/2018, DAY TWO: Tuesday 28/08/2018. At the seminar room 2-10, Building 1 of the Faculty of Letters, Law and Economics Okayama University. Program is here (PDF file) Continue reading “Archaeology and Science”: A workshop of BE-ARCHAEO (a H2020-RISE project)
A delegation from the Communauté Université Grenoble Alpes in France visited Okayama University on May 15. This was a second visit after May 2017. This visit offered the opportunity of a review meeting of all collaborative activities presently ongoing and those to be possibly developed. From left to right: Ms. Elisa GLANGEAUD, Head of the International Relation Office, Sandrine Vernet from “Sciences Po”, Ms Caroline PIETON in … Continue reading Second visit of the Community of Universités Grenoble Alpes at Okayama University: strengthening a “promising powerful partnership” May 15th, 2018
An Exhibition titled “Journey into Crystals” was on display in the shape of “Kake-jiku-掛軸” (a traditional way showing Japanese art) at the Okayama Prefectural Science Museum (サイピア from 6th to 8th of January – 2018). « Journey into Crystals » is a set of panels introducing viewers to the role of crystals in science and daily life. « Journey into Crystals » was initiated in … Continue reading “Journey into Crystals” – “結晶への探検” : a mobile exhibition at the Okayama Prefectural Science Museum (from 6th to 8th of January – 2018)
Dr. Jean-Louis Hodeau from NEEL Institute/CNRS at Grenoble University visited Okayama University from Friday 5th to Tuesday 9th January 2018. Dr. Hodeau is a prominent international scientist in the field of Crystallography and a member of IUCr (International Union of Cristallography). He was invited by the Global Science Campus Okayama (GSCO) program which is supported by the Japan Science and Technology agency. At Okayama University, … Continue reading Dr. Jean-Louis Hodeau from NEEL Institute (Grenoble – France) was hosted by Okayama University in January 2018
University College Cork and Tyndall Institute have been prominent partners of Okayama University from 2014. In addition to many delegation missions on both sites, several major research related achievements resulted from the collaboration. For instance among the most recent ones: The joint Organisation of an International Conference at Okayama in November 2017, celebrating the 60th anniversary of the diplomatic relations between Japan and Ireland. The … Continue reading Visit at Okayama University by Dr. M. Modreanu from UCC/Tyndall Institute in Cork – IRELAND – From Monday 22nd to Saturday 27th January 2018