Contact

Overseas Fellowship Division,
International Program Department,
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)

5-3-1 Kojimachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0083 JAPAN

TEL+81-3-3263-1730
FAXsdialogue@jsps.go.jp

Science Dialogue Program

FY2005

<January - March>
Date School Lecturer Area of
Research
Title
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January 12 Senior High School Affiliated With Japan Women's University  Dr. Francois D'Hooge
The University of Tokyo, FRANCE
Pharmacy Research in Organic Chemistry & Total Synthesis in Japan
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January 17 Yamanashi Prefectural Tsuru High School  Dr. Cheng H. Tan
Tokyo Metropolitan University, SINGAPORE
Mechanical Engineering Hardware and Heartware
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January 23 Chiba Prefectural Chosei Senior High School  Dr. Xiaotao Hao
Chiba University, CHINA
Applied Physics Novel Soft Materials: Organic Semiconductors
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February 14 Yamanashi Prefectural Tsuru High School  Dr. Christopher Noble
University of Science & Technology, UK
Fisheries Using Self-feeders in Fish Biology
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March 8 School for the Deaf, University of Tsukuba (Chiba) Dr. Jason P. Webb
The University of Tokyo, USA
History Foreign Countries and My Country
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<December>
Date School Lecturer Area of
Research
Title
Photo
December 2 Nara Prefectural Nara High School  Dr. Tarakanadha Bollineni
Kyoto University, INDIA
Forestry Use of Wood Preservatives and Their Implications on the Environment
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December 13 Yamanashi Prefectural Tsuru High School  Dr. Juergen Weichselgartner
The University of Tokyo, GERMANY
Geography Shaping Our Planet - Impacts of Global Change
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December 21 Nagasaki Prefectural Nagasaki Nishi High School  Dr. Jessi E. Johnson
Nagasaki University, USA
Human Medical Engineering Microwaves and Medicine
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<November>
Date School Lecturer Area of
Research
Title
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November 4 Okayama Prefectural Kurashiki-Amaki High School  Mr. Jan Solberg
Kobe University, DENMARK
Science Education
Why Should I Learn Science ?
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November 10 Tezukayama High School (Nara) Dr. Yee-Chin Tang
Osaka University, MALAYSIA
Material Engineering Malaysia and Materials Scientists
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November 17 Dr. Bogdan D. Enescu
Kyoto University, ROMANIA
Earth and Planetary Science Earthquake Activity In and Around Japan
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November 22 Yamanashi Prefectural Tsuru High School  Dr. Kieran J. Lee
Tokyo University of Agriculture, UK
Basic Biology Plant Genetics
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November 26 Okinawa Prefectural Kaiho Senior High School  Dr. Prosper L. Mfilinge
University of the Ryukyus, TANZANIA
Basic Biology Mangrove Ecology: Application of Fatty Acid Biomarkers as Trophic Tracers in the Ecosystem
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November 28 Shizuoka Prefectural Shimizu Higashi High School Dr. Helene Kiefer
The University of Tokyo, FRANCE
Neuroscience Two Aspects of the Regulation of Gene Expression: Transcription and mRNA Polyadenylation
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<October>
Date School Lecturer Area of
Research
Title
Photo
October 8 - 9  Gunma Prefectural Takasaki High School  Dr. Mei Tian
Gunma University, CHINA
Clinical Internal Medicine
PET Scans in Cancer Diagnosis - Their Clinical Utility
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Dr. Romain Lenglet
Tokyo Institute of Technology, FRANCE
Informatics
Software Engineering
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Dr. Madalin I. Enache
RIKEN, ROMANIA
Basic Biology
Importance and Diversity of the Halophilic Archaea
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http://www.jsps.go.jp/english/e-plaza/e-sdialogue/img/spacer.gifDr. Maura A. Raburn
The University of Tokyo, USA
Applied Physics
Fun with Lasers
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October 22  Ikeda High School (Kagoshima)
Dr. Guang Yang
Kyushu University, CHINA
Forestry Design of Innovative Materials by Learning from Nature
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October 25  Yamanashi Prefectural Tsuru High School  Dr. David Lemin
Chiba University, BELGIUM
Pharmacy Introduction to Natural Products and Medicinal Chemistry
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October 29  Aichi Prefectural Ichinomiya High School  Dr. Svetlana A. Fedorova
University of Nagoya, RUSSIA 
Laboratory Animal Studies Normal Kidney Development in Medaka Fish
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<September>
Date School Lecturer Area of
Research
Title
Photo
September 14 Okinawa Prefectural Kaiho Senior High School  Dr. Julien Le Breton
University of the Ryukyus, FRANCE 
Biology Studied of Invasive Ant Species in the Pacific Islands
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September 14 Hokkaido Erimo High School (Hokkaido) Dr. Dong-Su Choi
Hokkaido University, KOREA
Forestry Soil Acidification and CO2 Enrichment Affecting Growth of Pine Trees and Symbiotic Microorganisms in Korea
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September 28 Shizuoka Prefectural Iwata Minami High School  Dr. Pavel Baroch
University of Nagoya, CZECH
Material Engineering Plasma Science in Our Lives
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Dr. Raphael Plasson
Keio University, FRANCE
Complex Chemistry Origins of Life on Earth
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September 28 Tokyo Metropolitan Kokusai High School Dr. Bolormaa Oyuntsetseg
Tokyo Institute of Technology, MONGOLIA
Environmentology The Influence of Heavy Metals to the Environment
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Dr. Sean E. Richey
The University of Tokyo, USA 
Psychology Voter Turnout in Japan and the United States
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<June - August>

Date School Lecturer Area of
Research
Title
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June 24 Nara Prefectural Nara High School  Dr. Ruth D. Goodridge
Nara Institute of Science and Technology, UK 
Human Medical Engineering Life & Research of a Biomaterial Scientist
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August 29 Ikeda High School (Kagoshima) http://www.jsps.go.jp/english/e-plaza/e-sdialogue/img/spacer.gifDr. Raffi R. Kamalian
Kyusyu University, USA
http://www.jsps.go.jp/english/e-plaza/e-sdialogue/img/spacer.gifInformatics Intro to MEMS and MEMS Sensors
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