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30 Jan 2012 Progress in Physics of the Sun and Stars : a New Era in Helio and Asteroseismology.

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Astrophysics Seminar in Hakone, Japan from 25 to 30 November 2012.
Title: "Progress in Physics of the Sun and Stars : a New Era in Helio and Asteroseismology."
By invitation only. An expresssion of interest to attend should be sent to Professor Hiromoto Shibahashi, Department of Astrophysics, University of Tokyo: shibahashi@astron.s.u-tokyo.ac.jp for consideration.

Posted by Professor Donald Kurtz, University of Central Lancashire

20 Jan 2012 Home and Family in Japan. Continuity and Transformation.

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"Home and Family in Japan. Continuity and Transformation."
Japan Anthropology Workshop Series. Published 15th November 2010 by Routledge

Co-edited by Dr. Richard Ronald

Enhanced crystallization of GeTe from an Sb2 Te3 template.

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"Enhanced crystallization of GeTe from an Sb2 Te3 template."
Applied Physics Letters 100, 021911 (2012)

Co-written by Dr. Robert Simpson

Publication resulting from research undertaken during a 2 year JSPS Standard Postdoctoral Fellowship

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Publication resulting from research undertaken during a 2 year JSPS Standard Postdoctoral Fellowship
"Interfacial phase-change memory."
Nature Nanotechnology, published online: 3 July 2011, doi: 10.1038/NNANO.2011.96

First author Dr. Robert Simpson

Electrical-field induced giant magnetoresistivity in (non-magnetic) phase change films.

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"Electrical-field induced giant magnetoresistivity in (non-magnetic) phase change films."
Applied Physics Letters 99, 152105 (2011)

Co-written by Dr. Robert Simpson

Modulation bandwidth of metal-clad semiconductor nanolasers with cavity-enhanced spontaneous emission.

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"Modulation bandwidth of metal-clad semiconductor nanolasers with cavity-enhanced spontaneous emission."
Electronics Letters, Vol.46, No.25, 9th December 2010

By Professor Alan Shore, Bangor University

Modified long-range surface plasmon polariton modes for laser nanoresonators.

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"Modified long-range surface plasmon polariton modes for laser nanoresonators."
Journal of Applied Physics 110, 063106 (2011)

Co-written by Professor Alan Shore, Bangor University

The flow structure in the wake of a fractal fence and the absence of an "inertial regime.

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"The flow structure in the wake of a fractal fence and the absence of an "inertial regime."
Environmental Fluid Mechanics
doi: 10.1007/s10652-011-9233-0

First Author Dr. Chris Keylock, University of Sheffield

Modelling global protein conformational response to interactions controlled through haptic feedback: Towards an interactive docking tool for drug design.

presentation
Title of talk:
"Modelling global protein conformational response to interactions controlled through haptic feedback: Towards an interactive docking tool for drug design."

Presented at:
A Chem-Bio Informatics Society of Japan organised workshop on "Protein Shape and Drug Design : Shaping out drug molecules through touching proteins with their 3D models and VR technology"

Date: 21 November 2011

Posted by Dr. Steven Hayward, University of East Anglia

Publication from research conducted during 2011 JSPS Summer Programme Award at Fukui University

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Publication from research conducted during 2011 JSPS Summer Programme Award at Fukui University

"Hydrophilic-modified polyurethane nanofibre scaffolds for culture of hyperthermophiles."
Materials Letters (Accepted 27 December 2011- article in press)

By Mr. Peter Hughes, University of Central Lancashire