Joint WS with the University of Cambridge and UCL was held

11/23/2013

The Advanced Institute for Materials Research held the joint workshop with the University of Cambridge on November 20th and with UCL on 21th and 22th, 2013.

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Presentation by Dr. Kiss

The workshop with the University of Cambridge was held at new mbuilding of the Department of Materials Science & Metallurgy on the West Cambridge Science and Technology campus. All of three AIMR Joint Center scientists also joined this workshop and discuss various issues in the fields of materials science, physics, and chemistry.

We held another workshop with University College London (UCL) in London for two days on Nov. 21th and 22th. This workshop was as a part of the celebrations of the 150th anniversary of Japan-UK academic interaction since the arrival of "the Choshu Five."

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workshop with UCL

On Nov. 21st, a signing ceremony for the MOU on Academic Exchange between Tohoku University and UCL was held. At the general session of the "Tohoku University Day", Director Motoko Kotani and Professor Alex Shluger gave keynote speeches addressing the future stronger collaboration between Tohoku University and UCL in the field of materials science.

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poster presentation

At the workshop, 50 participants carried out active exchanges of opinions following the 4 plenary talks, 12 oral presentations and 22 poster presentations.

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