Date: January 13-16, 2015
Venue: Okazaki Conference Center, National Institutes of Natural Sciences, Okazaki, Japan (10-15 min. walk from Higashi-Okazaki station or 10 min. walk from Institute for Molecular Science)
Innovations and challenges in molecular science, from basics to cutting-edge researches. All programs are intended for graduate students and young researchers in Asian countries. All lectures and printed materials will be provided in English.
Participants from foreign countries: October 24, 2014, 17:00 (update)
Participants from Japan: November 14, 2014
Winter Schools, held by School of Physical Sciences, the Graduate University for Advanced Studies (SOKENDAI), offer fundamental classes on pioneering themes to foster creative researchers in Asia. The Winter Schools at Institute for Molecular Science (IMS) have received more than 350 students in the last eight years from Bangladesh, China, India, Iran, Japan, Korea, Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand, and other East Asian countries. The coming School is intended for advanced undergraduate and graduate students as well as young researchers in Asian countries who study molecular sciences. Lectures will be given by faculties from our departments as well as invited lecturers who participate in AsianCORE Program.
Financial support for travel and local expenses is offered by SOKENDAI to a limited number of participants from foreign countries.
The financial support includes
- Round-trip fare between your country and Japan: Arrival on Jan.13 and departure on Jan.17.
- Accommodation (Mishima Lodge): Four nights (Jan.13,14,15 and 16)
Local Organizing Committee:
Dr. Takeshi Yanai (Person in Charge of SOKENDAI Winter School, Institute for Molecular Science,)
Dr. Hiroshi Yamamoto (Person in Charge of SOKENDAI Winter School, Institute for Molecular Science)
Dr. Shuji Akiyama (Representative of Asian CORE Program, Institute for Molecular Science)
Dr. Yasuhiro Uozumi (Representative of Asian CORE Program, Institute for Molecular Science)
International Program Committee:
Dr. Bongsoo Kim (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology）
Dr. Maofa Ge (Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences)
Dr. Kuei-Hsien Chen (Institute of Atomic and Molecular Sciences, Academia Sinica)
Contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org
Funded by the Graduate University for Advanced Studies (SOKENDAI)
Organized by Institute for Molecular Science (IMS)