Monthly Archives: January 2016

S&T Office Tokyo Annual Report 2015 is here!

  The Science & Technology Office Tokyo Annual Report 2015 is now embedded in a Japanese technology – called the Miura Fold (Miura-ori)! ) The Miura Fold is a two-dimensional unfolding structure developed by a Japanese aerospace engineer, Prof. Dr. … Continue reading

Posted in Japan News, Past Events |

Joint Annual Report 2015: swissnex.asia

The Swiss Science Counsellors in China, Japan and Korea, who have been working closer together throughout the year 2015, decided to create a joint online annual report to highlight their collaborative activities. The outcome: the first swissnex Asia Annual Report … Continue reading

Posted in Past Events, Swiss News |

No border for art education; HEAD Geneva professor visits Japan

Art has no borders. Why should there be one for art education? Prof. Jan Geipel, Head of the Faculty for Design, Interior Architecture and Space Design at Geneva University of Art and Design (HEAD) visited counterpart universities in Tokyo and … Continue reading

Posted in Japan News |

Japanese researcher from the University of Basel presents at the University of Tokyo

Dr. Shigeki Kawai, a senior researcher at the University of Basel, gave a presentation at the Laboratory for Integrated Micro-Mechatronic Systems (LIMMS) at the University of Tokyo, on some latest developments in the study of molecules on surfaces using high-resolution … Continue reading

Posted in Japan News |

Young Researchers’ Exchange Program Between Japan and Switzerland 2016

After a first successful phase from 2008-2012 with a program for joint research projects between Switzerland and Japan, the Swiss bilateral programs with partner countries have now entered a new funding phase from 2013-2016. The Leading Houses have been charged … Continue reading

Posted in Swiss News |