Joint Twente University (Holland) / Okayama University Seminar — February 28th 2019

As a result of the SAKU program (Professor SHUKU was laureate in FY-2016) new International relations started between the Graduate School of Environment and Technologies and Twente University in Holland. A joint seminar will be held on Thursday 28th of February at the Graduate School. The speakers will focus on Numerical and Data-driven Modeling, a rapidly growing field of research at Okayama University. The visit … Continue reading Joint Twente University (Holland) / Okayama University Seminar — February 28th 2019

Exploration of Novel Energy Materials at Okayama University

Seminar – “Materials for Energy” – Thursday 20th of February at Tsushima Campus (Okayama University) On Thursday 20th of February, a Seminar entitled “Exploration of Novel Energy Materials” was held at Okayama University. It was organised by the RIIS (Research Institute for Interdisciplinary Sciences” of Okayama University and chaired by Professor Nohara, an expert in the field of superconducting and thermoelectric materials. Professor M. Baricco … Continue reading Exploration of Novel Energy Materials at Okayama University

Professor Larry YOUNG from Emory University (Atlanta GA, USA) and Tsukuba University will be at Okayama University in late March-2019

Professor L. YOUNG will be hosted by Pr. Hideaki TAKEUCHI from the Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology. During his stay at Okayama University Pr. Larry YOUNG will have a series of discussions and meetings to plan future collaborative research. On March 28th he will give a URA International Seminar in the “trendy” Fukutake Hall on Shikata Campus of the University. This series of … Continue reading Professor Larry YOUNG from Emory University (Atlanta GA, USA) and Tsukuba University will be at Okayama University in late March-2019

BE-ARCHAEO kick-off at Okayama University – February-21st (Thursday)

BE-ARCHAEO is a large scale RISE (Marie Slodowska-Curie Action) program supported by the European Commission. The consortium of this program includes Torino University – Coordinator – Okayama and Lisboa Universities, Shimane prefectural Educational organisation, the International Research Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology (IRIAE) in Naples and a range of European small companies. The BE-ARCHAEO main objectives are focused on: Kofun period in Japan (from 250AD … Continue reading BE-ARCHAEO kick-off at Okayama University – February-21st (Thursday)

FY-2019: “110” : Nice fiscal year for European Master level Students at Okayama University !!

From FY-2016, the number of European students (MASTER level) undergoing a research training period at Okayama University is increasing gradually and drastically: in the FY-2019 season, the 100 th students will be welcomed. The Internship minimum duration is 3 months and there is virtually … no upper time limit. The fields where students like to apply are mainly Materials Science, Computer Science and Modelling, Physics, … Continue reading FY-2019: “110” : Nice fiscal year for European Master level Students at Okayama University !!

SAKU (FY-2018): 4th edition of a support program for young talented researchers at Okayama University

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

Professor S. MULLER from Strasbourg University for 2 weeks 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.