Osaka Prefecture University

Special Guest Professor Program 2015: Prof. Yasumasa Takano (University of Florida, U.S.A.)

LastUpDate: June 30, 2015

Osaka Prefecture University invites many leading researchers and educators as Guest Professors throughout the year. Each invited professor spends approximately one month at OPU to conduct special lectures, seminars, and individual discussions with faculty and students. The Guest Professor Program aims to stimulate students’ intellectual growth, to provide firsthand access to the finest world-class research, and to build tighter relations between OPU and leading universities around the world.

Our second guest in 2015 is Prof. Yasumasa Takano from Department of Physics, University of Florida, U.S.A. Prof. Takano is a renowned researcher in the measurement of thermophysical properties with the remarkable results on quantum phenomena in the low-dimentional magnet.

During his stay from May 19 to June 16, 2015, he gave several lectures for the students of the Graduate School of Science, as well as for the undergraduate students, together with many opportunities of discussion with them.


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