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25 Nov 2015 The 5th International Conference on Molecular Sensors and Molecular Logic Gates (MSMLG 2016)

University of Bath, 24 to 28 July 2016.

For further information please contact: msmlg2016@bath.ac.uk.

Details and registration can be found at: http://go.bath.ac.uk/MSMLG2016​ 

Posted by Professor Tony James, University of Bath

16 Nov 2015 ‘Silhouette’

project

This is the third CD of a series of recordings featuring music composed during research on the Japanese aesthetic of wabi-sabi (refined simplicity). The production was supported by JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowships and the Tokyo University of the Arts and Music.

 Available from the Sargasso site, Amazon (physical and download), iTunes etc.:

http://www.sargasso.com/?product=basil-athanasiadis-silhouette

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/silhouette/id1039288610

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Silhouette-Basil-Athanasiadis/dp/B016A7ZE1G

 Also, the music scores of several of the recordings featured in this music trilogy are published by UMP.

Available from the UMP site:

http://ump.co.uk/composer/basil-athanasiadis/

Posted by Dr. Basil Athanasiadis

04 Nov 2015 Total Synthesis of Stylissatin A, A Cyclic Peptide That Inhibits Nitric Oxide Production

article

Tito Akindele,1 Baro Gise,2 Taiki Sunaba,2 Masaki Kita,*2 and Hideo Kigoshi*2 

1.     School of Integrative and Gobal Majors (SIGMA), University of  Tsukuba, 1-1-1 Tennodai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-8571

2.     Graduate School of Pure and Applied Sciences, University of Tsukuba, 1-1-1 Tennodai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-8571

Bull. Chem. Soc. Jpn. 2015, 88, 600–609

https://www.jstage.jst.go.jp/article/bcsj/88/4/88_20150003/_pdf

Posted by First Author Dr Tito Akindele, University of Tsukuba

 

Recent academic accomplishments posted by Dr. Anton Setzer, University of Swansea

presentation

http://shonan.nii.ac.jp/shonan/blog/2013/11/26/logical-analysis-of-descriptions-and-their-presentations-%E2%80%94-a-computational-logic-approach/

Logical analysis of descriptions and their presentations – a computational logic approach, Shonan meeting, January 26-29, 2015

Slides

Abstract

presentation

https://groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/sonoteno/ZNhGgqUzDZA,

Research visit to JAIST 18 - 25 Jan 2015, with talk

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Abstract

 

 

 

 

Fragment shapes in impact experiments ranging from cratering to catastrophic disruption

paper

Michikami, T., A. Hagermann, T. Kadokawa, A. Yoshida, A. Shimada, S. Hasegawa & A. Tsuchiyama, 2016: Fragment shapes in impact experiments ranging from cratering to catastrophic disruption. Icarus 264, 316-330.

Posted by co-author Dr. Axel Hagermann, Open University

 

A Career of Japan: Baron Raimund von Stillfried and Early Yokohama Photography

book

Brill publishing, December 2015

http://www.brill.com/products/book/career-japan-baron-raimund-von-stillfried-and-early-yokohama-photography

By Dr. Luke Gartlan, University of St Andrews

Recent academic accomplishments posted by Dr. Luke Saunders

Conference presentations of research carried out during JSPS Pre/Postdoctoral Fellowship 2015

presentation

LJ Saunders, H Murata, R Asaoka

Which test works best? – Utilising simulated stable series for method comparison, Glaucoma Progression Scholars Meeting, October 2015; Skaneateles, NY, USA.

presentation

LJ Saunders, H Murata, R Asaoka

Which test works best? – Evaluating the utility of measuring visual field progression using change in the number of defective test locations through utilizing simulated stable visual field series, North American Perimetry Society Meeting, October 2015; Skaneateles, NY, USA.

 

03 Nov 2015 ASHULA Grand Seminar/ Symposium 2016

5th to 7th January 2016, Osaka University, Japan

Event Details

Posted by plenary speaker Professor Peter Norreys, Oxford University

Recent academic accomplishments posted by Mr. Ben Lowe, University of Southampton

Conference presentations of research carried out during JSPS Summer Programme 2015

presentation

Lowe, B. M.,   Shibuta Y., and Sakata, Y, Skylaris, C. -K., Green. N.

G, 'The Importance of Understanding Electrodynamics in Understanding Field Effect Biosensors'. Presented at the Institute of Physics Early Career Researchers Colloquium, September 2015, London, UK.

presentation

Lowe, B. M.,   Shibuta Y., and Sakata, Y, Skylaris, C. -K., Green. N.

G. 'Investigation of the Complex Water-Biomolecule-Silica Interface via Molecular Dynamics Simulations'. Presented at the Student Complexity Conference, September 2015, Grenada, Spain.

North Atlantic Holocene climate evolution recorded by high-resolution terrestrial and marine biomarker records.

paper

Paper resulting from research during JSPS summer program 2013.

Moossen, H., Bendle, J., Seki, O., Quillmann, U., Kawamura, K., 2015. North Atlantic Holocene climate evolution recorded by high-resolution terrestrial and marine biomarker records. Quaternary Science Reviews 129, 111-127.

Posted by first author Dr. Heiko Moossen, University of Birmingham