Research and Education Center for Natural Sciences, Keio University
Research and Education Center for Natural Sciences, Keio University


44th Public Lecture
03  December  2018  16:30-18:00

44th Public LectureIn Japanese Only

Naohito Takatori (Associate Professor, Graduate School of Science, Tokyo Metropolitan University)

43rd Public Lecture
25  October  2018  16:30-18:00

43rd Public LectureIn Japanese Only

Science of traffic jam and its mitigation

Katsuhiro Nishinari (Professor, Research center for advanced science and technology, University of Tokyo)

REC-for-NS Symposium
06  October  2018  13:00-17:30

REC-for-NS SymposiumIn Japanese Only

Frontiers in Entomology

"Divergence of insect genitalia"
Yoshitaka Kamimura (Associate Professor, Department of Biology, Keio University)

"Insect societies and the underlying evolutionary conflict and self-organization dynamics"
Kazuki Tsuji (Professor, University of the Ryukyus)

"Chemical control of invasive alien arthropods like as the red imported fire ant"
Koichi Goka (Professor, National Institute for Environmental Studies)

"LiVEMechX - Living Devices with Insects -"
Keisuke Morishima (Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Osaka University)

"Study for use of the cricket Gryllus bimaculatus as a food resource"
Taro Mito (Associate Professor, Graduate School of Bioscience and Bioindustry, Tokushima University)

34th Science Cafe
04  August  2018  13:30-15:00

34th Science CafeIn Japanese Only

In between 2D and 3D: on the relationship between spatial perception and visual illusion

Shuichiro Taya (Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, Faculty of Law, Keio University)

27  July  2018  09:22-18:22

Avenues of Quantum Field Theory in Curved Spacetime July 27-28, 2018

42nd Public Lecture
21  April  2018  13:00-14:30

42nd Public LectureIn Japanese Only

Magic water to save the earth

"From preparation of functional materials to treatment, disposal, and effective use of the wastes by the use of hydrothermal reactions"
Kazumichi Yanagisawa (Professor,Research Laboratory of Hydrothermal Chemistry,Faculty of Science and Technology,Kochi University)

41st Public Lecture
21  December  2017  16:40-18:10

41st Public LectureIn Japanese Only

Robots driven by proteins !?

Yuichi Hiratsuka (Associate Professor, School of Materials Science, Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology)

40th Public Lecture
31  October  2017  16:30-18:00

40th Public LectureIn Japanese Only

Influence of temperature changes on health in Japan

Ayano Takeuchi (Assistant Professor, Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, School of Medicine, Keio University)

REC-for-NS Symposium
30  September  2017  13:15-17:30

REC-for-NS SymposiumIn Japanese Only

Climate Change and Japan

"Climate change and our future"
Seita Emori (Head, Climate Risk Assessment Section, Center for Global Environmental Research, National Institute for Environmental Studies)

"Formation factors of heavy rainfall and tornadoes and their climate change and future projection"
Teruyuki Kato (Head, Office of Observation Systems Operation, Japan Meteorological Agency)

"The Notable First Japanese CCS Demonstration Project"
Yutaka Tanaka (Japan CCS Co., Ltd. General Manager,Technology and Planning Department)

"Impact of climate change on the Japanese fisheries resources"
Hideaki Kidokoro (Group head, Tohoku National Fisheries Research Institute, Japan Fisheries Research and Education Agency)

33rd Science Cafe
19  August  2017  13:30-15:00

33rd Science CafeIn Japanese Only

Moon falls -measurements of acceleration of gravity

Taiji Furuno (Professor, Department of Physics, Keio University School of Medicine)

Recent Publications

  1. PHY

    Tanizaki Y., Misumi T., Sakai N. (2017) Circle compactification and 't Hooft anomal. J High Energy Phys 2017 (12): 056  arxiv

  2. BIO

    Shimada, D., Suzuki,A.C., Tsujimoto, M., Imura, S. & Kakui, K.  (2017) Oncholaimus langhovdensis sp. nov. (Nematoda: Enoplea: Oncholaimida), a new species of free-living marine nematode from Langhovde, Dronning Maud Land, East Antarctica. Species Diversity 22: 151-159  doi

  3. BIO

    Komaki, S., Ohmomo, H., Hachiya, T., Furukawa, R., Shiwa, Y., Satoh, M., Endo, R., Doita, M., Sasaki, M., Shimizu, A. (2017) An epigenome-wide association study based on cell type-specific whole-genome bisulfite sequencing: Screening for DNA methylation signatures associated with bone mass. Integr Mol Med 4(5): 1-7  pdf

  4. CHEM

    井奥洪二, 上高原理暢 (Koji Ioku, Masanobu Kamitakahara) (2017) バイオセラミックスとしてのリン酸カルシウム多孔体 (Calcium Phosphates Porous Bioceramics.)  Phosphorus Letter 88: 381-390  Related Page

  5. PHY

    Fujimori T., Kamata S., Misumi T., Nitta M., Sakai N. (2017) Exact resurgent trans-series and multi-bion contributions to all orders. Phys Rev D 95: 105001  arxiv

  6. BIO

    Saito, S., Hamanaka, G., Kawai, N., Furukawa, R., Gojobori, J., Tominaga, M., Kaneko, H. Satta, Y. (2017) Characterization of TRPA channels in the starfish Patiria pectinifera: involvement of thermally activated TRPA1 in thermotaxis in marine planktonic larvae. Sci Rep 7: 2173  doi

  7. BIO

    Hachiya, T., Furukawa, R., Shiwa, Y., Ohmomo, H., Ono, K., Katsuoka, F., Nagasaki, M., Yasuda, J., Fuse, N., Kinoshita, K., Yamamoto, M., Tanno, K., Satoh, M., Endo, R., Sasaki, M., Sakata, K., Kobayashi, S., Ogasawara, K., Hitomi, J., Sobue, K., Shimizu, A. (2017) Genome-wide identification of inter-individually variable DNA methylation sites improves the efficacy of epigenetic association studies. npj Genomic Medicine 2: 11  doi

  8. BIO

    Hachiya, T., Kamatani, Y., Takahashi, A., Hata, J., Furukawa, R., Shiwa, Y., Yamaji, T., Hara, M., Tanno, K., Ohmomo, H., Ono, K., Takashima, N., Matsuda, K., Wakai, K., Sawada, N., Iwasaki, M., Yamagishi, K., Ago, T., Ninomiya, T., Fukushima, A., Hozawa, A., Minegishi, N., Satoh, M., Endo, R., Sasaki, M., Sakata, K., Kobayashi, S., Ogasawara, K., Nakamura, M., Hitomi, J., Kita, Y., Tanaka, K., Iso, H., Kitazono, T., Kubo, M., Tanaka, H., Tsugane, S., Kiyohara, Y., Yamamoto, M., Sobue, K., Shimizu, A. (2017) Genetic Predisposition to Ischemic Stroke: A Polygenic Risk Score.  Stroke 48: 253-258  doi

  9. BIO

    Grothman GT, Johansson C, Chilton G, Kagoshima H, Tsujimoto M, Suzuki AC  (2017) Gilbert Rahm and the Status of Mesotardigrada Rahm, 1937. Zoological Science 34(1): 5-10  pdf

  10. BIO

    Suzuki AC, Kagoshima H, Chilton G, Grothman GT, Johansson C, Tsujimoto M (2017) Meiofaunal richness in highly acidic hot springs in Unzen-Amakusa National Park, Japan, including the first rediscovery attempt for Mesotardigrada.  Zoological Science 34(1): 11-17  pdf