Research

Follow-up Research Fellowship

Follow-up Research Fellowship

JASSO (Japan Student Service Organization) is offering scholarships to international students who have returned to their countries after having studied in Japan and who are currently active in education, academic research or public administration who wish to conduct joint research with relevant academics  with a Japanese university. Deadline: Thursday, December 10th, 2015.  Beneficiary: Returnees from Japan with(…)

Seminar: Japan Security «normalization» and historical revisionism in the contemporary East Asian context
November 3, 2015 : Litteraturhuset, Oslo

Seminar: Japan Security «normalization» and historical revisionism in the contemporary East Asian context

The Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs invites to a seminar in the series Asia Forum. This time with professor Koichi Nakano from Sophia University Tokyo. “Japan Security «normalization» and historical revisionism in the contemporary East Asian context”. Comments by Wrenn Yennie Lindgren (NUPI) and Dick Stegewerns (UIO).   Time: Tuesday, November 3rd, . 14:15 Place: Litteraturhuset, Oslo(…)

Kavli prize laucreate lectures in Tokyo
October 31, 2015 : Okuyo Hall, Tokyo

Kavli prize laucreate lectures in Tokyo

The Kavli Prize recognizes scientists for their seminal advances in three research areas, astrophysics, nanoscience and neuroscience. Kavli IPMU is proud to announce public lectures given by Dr. Thomas W. Ebbesen, the 2014 Laureate in Nanoscience, and by Dr. Alan H. Guth, the 2014 Laureate in Astrophysics, which will take place on October 31, 2015.(…)

Applications now being accepted for the Hakuho Foundation Japanese Research Fellowship

Applications now being accepted for the Hakuho Foundation Japanese Research Fellowship

Registration deadline: Must arrive by October 30, 2015 (Only mailed applications will be considered) What is the Hakuho Foundation Japanese Research Fellowship? With the goals of further strengthening the fundamentals of international research into Japan and deepening international understanding of Japan through researchers’ activities, the Hakuho Foundation Japanese Research Fellowship invites leading international researchers of the Japanese(…)

International Symposium “Modern Art and Japonisme in the North”
October 31, 2015 : The National Museum of Western Art, Ueno, Tokyo

International Symposium “Modern Art and Japonisme in the North”

There will be an International Symposium on “Modern Art and Japonisme in the North” at the National Museum of Western Art in Ueno. The presenters are from leading Nordic art institutions and includes two Norwegians.  This will serve as a unique opportunity to listen to different perspectives on the influence of Japanese art on European culture.(…)

Polar Research Program (POLARPROG)

Polar Research Program (POLARPROG)

  Deadline Announcement 25.11.2015  Funds to research on resources- and environmental management in Arctic and Antarctic. Objectives for the Program: The Polar Research Program (POLARPROG) is the Research Council of Norway’s most important tool for achieving good breadth and high quality of Norwegian polar research. The program contributes to maintain Norway’s special responsibility to stimulate(…)

KIFEE-8 symposium
September 20, 2015 : Trondheim, Norway

KIFEE-8 symposium

The 8th Kyoto International forum for energy and environment symposium (KIFEE-8) will be held in Trondheim, Norway, September 20-23, 2015. The symposium is a continuation of the KIFEE symposia arranged in Japan and Norway; the previous one (KIFEE-7) took place in Kyoto, Japan in March, 2014. The KIFEE symposium provides a forum for scientists and(…)

Call for proposals for the High North Programme 2015

Call for proposals for the High North Programme 2015

The High North Programme supports collaboration between higher education institutions in Norway and institutions in Canada, China, Japan, Russia, the Republic of Korea and the United States in order to increase knowledge about the High North. Application The Programme supports projects contributing to increased knowledge about or relevant to the High North. Applications within all(…)

Japan-Norway Energy Science Week 2015
May 27, 2015 : Tokyo, Japan

Japan-Norway Energy Science Week 2015

The Japan-Norway Energy Science Week will take place in Tokyo from 27.-29. May.   The two-day event will highlight major R&D actions and priorities in both Japan and Norway , to seek new possibilities and solutions within environmental friendly energy. The aim of Energy Science Week is to explore ways to increase the collaboration between Norway(…)

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