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.

Professor Eliano DIANA from Torino University visited Okayama University from June 27th to June 29th

Professor Diana visited Okayama University from Tuesday June 27th to Thursday June 29th -2017. He was welcomed by Professors N. Matsumoto and I. Niiro from the Archaeological Dept. of the Faculty of Letters and by the URA Division. His visit was the second one following a visit of an italian Delegation (Torino University and INRIAE – Naples -) in February 2016. This time, his main goal … Continue reading Professor Eliano DIANA from Torino University visited Okayama University from June 27th to June 29th

March – April 2017 — JSPS-Fellow from Université Pierre et Marie Curie – Paris

In 2016 Professor Anne-Lise DHIMANE was awarded a JSPS-BRIDGE support to explore in Japan new pathways to strengthen the relations between UPMC and Japanese Universities and Research Centers, more specifically in the field of Chemistry. Professor DHIMANE was hosted at Okayama University by Pr. Y. NISHIHARA from the Graduate school of Natural Science and Technology, from March 18th 2017 for about 40 days. She also … Continue reading March – April 2017 — JSPS-Fellow from Université Pierre et Marie Curie – Paris