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Japan-EU Workshop “Substitution of Critical Raw Materials”

Date : November 21 - 22, 2011
Venue : 21 Nov, EU Delegation, 4-6-28 Minami - Azabu M1 -
22 Nov, 8F Conference Room, Tokyo Headquarters, Japan Science and Technology Agency
Organized by : Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), EU Delegation to Japan, and the European Commission Directorate-General for Research and Innovation (EC DG RTD)
Language : English

(Last updated: December 16, 2011)

Day 1, November 21, 2011

13:00-13:30 Registration
13:30-13:45 Greeting Session
13:45-14:00 Introducing the Experts
Presentation by Japanese and EU experts - Day 1
Chair: Spomenka Kobe (Jozef Stefan Institute)
14:00-14:30 Teruo Kishi, Advisor, National Institute for Materials Science
Overview of Japanese Research Activity on Critical Raw Materials
〜Elemental Strategy Project〜
Abstract:Teruo Kishi Presentation:Teruo Kishi
14:30-15:00 Michael Coey, Professor, Trinity College Dublin
Strategic materials relevant to permanent magnets and magnetic data recording
Abstract:Michael Coey Presentation:Michael Coey
15:00-15:30 Hideo Hosono, Professor, Tokyo Institute of Technology
New functionalities in abundant element oxides: ubiquitous element strategy
Abstract:Hideo Hosono Presentation:Hideo Hosono
15:30-16:00 Coffee Break
16:00-16:30 Oliver Gutfleisch *via Skype (shared by Michael Coey) ,Professor, Leibniz Institute for Solid State and Materials Research
Magnetic materials in sustainable energy
Abstract:Oliver Gutfleisch Presentation:Oliver Gutfleisch
16:30-17:00 Sadamichi Maekawa, Director, Japan Atomic Energy Agency
Materials Design for Magnets ―Focused on Magnetic Semiconductors―
Abstract:Sadamichi Maekawa Presentation:Sadamichi Maekawa
17:00-17:30 Discussion of the Day 1

Day 2, November 22, 2011

Presentation by Japanese and EU experts - Day 2
Chair: Hideo Hosono (Tokyo Institute of Technology)
9:00-9:30 Terunobu Miyazaki, Professor, Tohoku University
Rare Elements in Magnetic Materials
Abstract:Terunobu Miyazaki Presentation:Terunobu Miyazaki
9:30-10:00 Spomenka Kobe, Professor, Jozef Stefan Institute
Replacement and original magnet engineering options
Abstract:Spomenka Kobe Presentation:Spomenka Kobe
10:00-10:30 Komei Halada, Group Leader, National Institute for Materials Science
Role of Rare Metals in Material Technology and the Way to Substitute them
Abstract:Komei Halada Presentation:Komei Halada
10:30-11:00 Ib Chorkendorff, Professor, Technical University of Denmark
Catalysis for sustainable energy: the challenge of harvesting and converting energy
Abstract:Ib Chorkendorff Presentation:Ib Chorkendorff
11:00-11:30 Discussion of the Day 2
11:30-12:30 Working Lunch
12:30-14:30 Report Preparation
14:30-15:00 Closing / Guidance

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