Knowledge Co-Creation - Profiles of researchers

(Feb. 14)Pushing Back the Frontiers of Sports Science with State-of-the-Art Technologies in Molecular and Cellular Biology

Takayuki Akimoto
Professor, Faculty of Sport Sciences, Waseda University

(Jan. 17)Establishing Japanese-Style Innovation Theory to Bridge Technology and Marketing

Tomoko Kawakami
Professor, Graduate School of Business and Finance (Waseda Business School)

(Nov. 8)Where Does the Mind Exist? Science Clarifies Subjectivity and the Unconscious Mind

Katsumi Watanabe
Professor, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University

(Jul. 12)Operations research and mathematical methods to illustrate decision-making process based on uncertain human psychology

Takashi Hasuike
Associate Professor, Waseda University Faculty of Science and Engineering

(Jun. 7)The world’s only research to have unraveled the structure forming the regional centromere through observing atomic resolution

Hiroaki Tachiwana
Junior Researcher (Assistant Professor), Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University

(Apr. 5)Creating new functional materials by controlling structures of nanomaterials

Yoshiyuki Kuroda
Assistant Professor, Waseda Institute for Advanced Study

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(Dec. 13)Interdisciplinary, International and Practical: Comprehensive research institution in a transforming society

In the early 21st century, developed countries are experiencing slowdowns in economic growth, a decrease in population, a decline in birthrate and an aging population.[More...]

(Oct. 11)Establishing a Social Science Research Hub for the Environment and Energy in Asia

Approximately 20 years has passed since the third session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP3) in 1997, when an international agreement on greenhouse gas reduction targets was established based on the Kyoto Protocol.[More...]

(Aug. 9)Regenerating Japan's industrial competitiveness through the world's highest performance multicore technology

Since the 2000s, there have been strong calls for the importance of information technology (IT) for alleviating burden placed on the global environment known as green IT. Green IT has two facets: 1) reducing power consumption that arises from IT use, such as IT-processing, network devices, and surrounding facilities, and 2) utilizing IT in various fields to reduce power consumption.[More...]

(May. 17)Establishing Safe and Expedient Clinical Application of New Highly-advanced Medical Technologies for Patients’ Peace of Mind

Medical care is making rapid progress in the wake of recent breakthroughs in science and technology. However, translation of these breakthroughs into the latest medical treatments in an expedient manner while promising patient safety and reassurance is extremely difficult.[More...]