Monthly Archives: December 2013

Award from the University of Bern for Japanese Researcher

-Award from the University of Bern for Japanese Researcher- The Hans-Sigrist Award 2013 honors the research conducted in the area of stem cells in regenerative medicine. This year’s winner is Yoshiki Sasai (笹井 芳樹), Director of the Laboratory for Organogenesis and … Continue reading

Posted in Japan News, Swiss News |

Swiss Universities‘ Alumni and Friends Meet in Kyoto

Swiss Universities‘ Alumni and Freinds Meet in Kyoto The 3rd Swiss Universities’ Alumni and Friends Japan event in the Kansai region took place on December 1 in Kyoto. 12 participants showed up to admire the famous Kōyō (紅葉), the changing … Continue reading

Posted in Japan News |

Switzerland Top European Score in Mathematics of the PISA 2012 Survey

Switzerland Top European Score in Mathematics of the PISA 2012 Survey The 15 year old students from Switzerland who participated in the PISA 2012 survey scored best among all European countries in mathematics. The PISA 2012 survey focused on mathematics, with … Continue reading

Posted in Swiss News |

IBM Supercomputing Record Awarded with Gordon Bell Prize

– IBM Supercomputing Record Awarded with Gordon Bell Prize – A team of researcher using the IBM Blue Gene systems to simulate 15’000 fluid bubbles achieved a new supercomputing record and was awarded the prestigious 2013 Gordon Bell Prize. The … Continue reading

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