“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)

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 (Grenoble – France) was hosted by Okayama University in 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

Visit at Okayama University by Dr. M. Modreanu from UCC/Tyndall Institute in Cork – IRELAND – From Monday 22nd to Saturday 27th 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

International Conference at Okayama — Nov-2017– Celebrating the 60th anniversary of the diplomatic relations between Japan and Ireland

The “OptoX NANO” Nov -2017  Conference at Okayama has been endorsed as an official event celebrating the Ireland-Japan 60th Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations. A special event was organised at the Convention during the Conference. During this special event several scientists from Tyndall National Institute and Okayama University have been presented technical talks demonstrating the strong connections between the 2 institutions. In particular Okayama’s two ASCENT … Continue reading International Conference at Okayama — Nov-2017– Celebrating the 60th anniversary of the diplomatic relations between Japan and Ireland

International Conference at Okayama (South-West JAPAN) — Nov-2017–

The first international conference MTSA2017-OptoX Nano-TeraNano8 have been held in the historical city of Okayama from Nov-19th to 23rd 2017 at the Okayama Convention Center. This prestigious international event was focused on combined areas of science and technologies. World leading researcher have reviewed the current state-of-the-art topics and discussed the future prospects in their fields. The event was an excellent opportunity for Okayama University for … Continue reading International Conference at Okayama (South-West JAPAN) — Nov-2017–

Professor Mirijam ZOBEL from Bayreuth University – Germany – visited Japanese research Institutions in November-2017.

In the course of her stay she participated as an invited speaker in the International Conference on “TeraHz Microscopies and Current trends in Optical and X-Ray Metrologies” held in Okayama from Nov-19 to 24th. On November 17th 2017, Professor M. ZOBEL from Bayreuth University gave a talk at Okayama University. This talk was given in the series of the prestigious seminars proposed at Okayama University : … Continue reading Professor Mirijam ZOBEL from Bayreuth University – Germany – visited Japanese research Institutions in November-2017.

International Conference at Okayama — Nov-2017– Celebrating the 60th anniversary of the diplomatic relations between Japan and Ireland

The first joint symposium of MTSA2017-OptoX Nano-TeraNano8 in the historical city of Okayama. This prestigious international event is focused on combined areas of science, technology and applications. World leading researchers will discuss state-of-the-art topics and future prospects. The event is a wonderfull opportunity for Okayama University to even more firmly manifest its interest and commitment in strengthening its current relations with Irish academic institutions and … Continue reading International Conference at Okayama — Nov-2017– Celebrating the 60th anniversary of the diplomatic relations between Japan and Ireland

For the first time in Japan, 2 Scientists from Okayama University were recently awarded an ASCENT European grant.

Recently in Spring 2017, Pr. Teranishi and Takeyasu from Okayama University were granted a European support from the ASCENT program. ASCENT is funded by the European Commission under the H2020 research infrastructures program – This is the first time that Japanese scientists are succesfully applying to ASCENT support. Both professors performed their ASCENT supported research at Tyndall National Institute of Cork, Ireland. A news was … Continue reading For the first time in Japan, 2 Scientists from Okayama University were recently awarded an ASCENT European grant.

Univ. Grenoble Alpes Delegation at Okayama University — Monday 15th (月) of May – 2017

Between Univ. Grenoble Alpes* and Okayama University exchanges are already active: several Okayama University delegations to Grenoble have already been made in a recent past. Furthermore, many students are now scheduled to join scientific research teams at Okayama University: in 2017, 12 Master students from Univ. Grenoble Alpes will be at Okayama University for 3-6 months research periods from February. This student mobility is greatly … Continue reading Univ. Grenoble Alpes Delegation at Okayama University — Monday 15th (月) of May – 2017