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21 Feb 2014 International Symposium on Japanese Studies, University of Bucharest, 1-3 March 2014

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 'The importance of doing and being myself’: The impact of traditional martial arts practice on the lives of contemporary practitioners.'

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by Ms. Anna Seabourne, University of Manchester. International Symposium on Japanese Studies, University of Bucharest, 1-3 March 2014

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12 Feb 2014 Recent presentations posted by Dr. Ana Tajadura-Jiménez, University College London

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1. UCL‐NTT Collaboration “Deep Brain Communication” Project, Second Meeting: “Perception, Action and Communication: Implicit versus Conscious Aspects”, NTT Communication Science Laboratory, Atsugi, Japan, November 21st-22nd, 2013. 

Presentation Talk:  “The hearing body: Auditory perception and body representation”.

Poster Presentation: Apps, M., Tajadura-Jiménez, A., Apps, M, Tsakiris, M.  “Plasticity in Unimodal and Multimodal brain areas reflects multisensory changes in self-face identification”.

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2. Multisensory meeting,  NTT Communication Science Laboratory, Atsugi, Japan, December 2nd-3rd, 2013.  https://sites.google.com/site/multisensejapan/

Poster Presentation: Apps, M., Tajadura-Jiménez, A., Apps, M, Tsakiris, M.  “Plasticity in Unimodal and Multimodal brain areas reflects multisensory changes in self-face identification”.

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10 Feb 2014 Society for Experimental Biology (SEB) Annual Meeting, 2012

Session: Chloroplast Biogenesis

Society for Experimental Biology (SEB) Annual Meeting, July 1st and 2nd, 2012

Organised by Paul Jarvis (Leicester) and Enrique Lopez-Juez (Royal Holloway University of London). The conference took place in Salzburg, Austria. Twenty one conference speakers, of nine nationalities, included a strong representation of Japanese scientists: Kazuo Shinozaki (Riken Yokohama and Tsukuba), Wataru Sakamoto (Okayama), Hirokazu Kobayashi (Shizuoka), Takehito Inaba (Miyazaki) - as well as UK scientists: John Allen (Queen Mary UL), Jane Langdale (Oxford), Matthew Terry (Southampton), Ben Abell (Sheffield Hallam) and Enrique Lopez-Juez.

Posted by Dr. Enrique Lopez- Juez, Royal Holloway, University of London

07 Feb 2014 IRELAND JAPAN COLLABORATION WORKSHOP

University College Dublin  November 2nd 2013

 Sponsored  by AMIG, the Atomic and Molecular Interactions Group of the Institute of Physics

The daylong workshop included presentations from researchers based in Queen's, at HILASE, the Institute of Laser Engineering, Japan, National Institute for Fusion Science, Japan, Utsunomiya University, UCD Physics and NewLambda Technologies, DCU and TCD.

Posted by Dr. Emma Sokell, University College Dublin



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05 Feb 2014 Nissan Institute Seminar Series in Japanese Studies

Nissan Institute Seminar Series in Japanese Studies

Social Factors and Demographic Trends, Japan as a Case Study

Fridays 5:00p.m. January 24th to March 14th

Dahrendorf Room, Founder's Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford

Posted by Dr. Ekaterina Hertog, University of Oxford

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04 Feb 2014 Recent Publication by Dr. Gethin Rees, University of Cambridge

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Gethin Rees and Fumitaka Yoneda

Celibate monks and foetus-stealing gods: Buddhism and pregnancy at the Jetavana Monastery, Shravasti, India

World Archaeology Volume 45, Issue 2, 2013

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Recent Publications by Professor Anthony Moore, University of Sussex

Shiba, T., Kido, Y., Inaoka, D. K., Balogun, E. O., Sakamoto, K., Nara, T., Aoki, T., Honma, T., Tanaka, A., Inoue, M., Matsuoka, S., Saimoto, H., Moore, A., Harada, S. & Kita, K. (2013) Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. (USA) 110, 4580-85. "The structure of the trypanosomal cyanide-insensitive alternative oxidase"

Moore, A. L., Shiba, T. Young, L. Harada, S., Kita, K. & Ito K. (2013) Annu Rev. Plant Biol. 64, 637-663 "Unraveling the heater: New insights into the structure of the alternative oxidase"

 



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The Diaries of Sir Ernest Mason Satow, 1861-1869

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The Diaries of Sir Ernest Mason Satow, 1861-1869
Edited and annotated by Robert Morton, Chuo University & Ian Ruxton,
Kyushu Institute of Technology

With a Foreword by Sir David Warren, Formerly Her
Majesty's Ambassador to Japan
[Collected Works of Japanologists Series]

■CONTENTS■
Foreword by Sir David Warren
Introduction by Robert Morton & Ian Ruxton
Select Bibliography
ERNEST MASON SATOW’S DIARIES
Shanghai: 4 November 1861 - 16 March 1862
Peking: 25 March - 24 August 1862
Japan: 2 September - 2 December 1862 / 5 April - 15 October 1863 / 26 March - 10 October 1864 / 
2 October - 30 November 1865 / 26 November - 31 December 1866 / 1 January - 31 December 1867 / 1 January - 22 December 1868 / 2 January - 18 April 1869
Index 

Bilingual details are at: http://www.aplink.co.jp/ep/4-902454-83-3.htm

Posted by Professor Ian Ruxton, Kyushu Institute of Technology

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Cardiff University's Excellence Awards 2013

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Outstanding Contribution to the University's International Activities

Awarded to Professor Andrew Quantock for research work in Japan

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