Monthly Archives: June 2015

Prof. Mayor wins Kyoto Prize for “outstanding contributions in evolving a new vision of the universe”

Dr. Michel Mayor, astrophysicist and Professor Emeritus of the University of Geneva, has been selected as the 2015 winner of the Kyoto Prize – Basic Sciences Category. The Prize, established by Kyocera Corporation ‘s founder and Chairman Emeritus Dr. Kazuo … Continue reading

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Swiss start-up Flisom inaugurates new pilot plant for flexible thin film solar cell production

Flisom AG, a Swiss start-up that develops technologies for industrial production of flexible thin film solar modules, has inaugurated its new pilot plant for roll-to-roll manufacturing using 1 meter wide rolls – double the width of its previous capacity. The … Continue reading

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Promoting Swiss Universities in Japan

Study Abroad Fairs 2015 (part 1)  In order to promote all Swiss Universities in Japan and to increase the student exchange between Switzerland and Japan, the Science & Technology Office Tokyo regular participates at study abroad fairs of partner universities … Continue reading

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