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3rd call for the CNRS-University of Tokyo PhD Joint Program (Japan)
The third call for proposals of the CNRS-University of Tokyo PhD Joint Program is now open!
This program aims to fund joint research projects between French and Japanese researchers for 3 years and includes funding for PhD students. Up to 5 projects will be selected.
This call is open to, but not limited to, research projects in the following focus areas:
- Social Science
- Data-driven interdisciplinary challenges in Earth observation & environment
- AI for Science, Science for AI
- Energy transition
The focus areas will also include projects in collaboration with CNRS-UTokyo International Research Laboratories (LIMMS, JFLI, ILANCE, DYNACOM and FJLMI).
Deadline: 12 January 2024
JSPS-CNRS calls are open! (Japan)
- Standard: up to 2 years (deadline: 6 November 2023)
- Short-Term: up to 1 year (deadline: 8 November 2023)
- Summer: 2 months (deadline: 12 December 2023)
Celebrating 30 years of collaboration with NSTC (Taiwan)
CNRS-UTokyo 2nd International Research Center meeting (Japan)
A new French-Japanese laboratory for particle physics (Japan)
The CNRS is joining forces with the KEK laboratory in Japan to create a new, cutting-edge international laboratory for particle physics. Its physicists will search for processes beyond the Standard Model, which is the current framework for describing the infinitely small. It is the CNRS’s 10th international laboratory in Japan.
1st Symposium of European Researchers in Japan
Sciencescope – the Association for French-speaking students and researchers in Japan, Ace Japón – Asociación de Científicos Españoles en Japón, the Association of Italian Researchers in Japan (AIRJ), and the German JSPS Alumni Association, are pleased to invite you to a European Research Day organized with the support of the Diplomatic Service of the European Union. The event will take place at Europea House in Tokyo on Saturday, October 21, 2023, from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
International Conference on the Physics of the Two Infinites (Japan)
Scientific photo contest "Yugen Hidden Beauty of Science" 3rd edition (Japan)
The French-Japanese Scientific Photo Contest “Yugen Hidden Beauty of Science” organized by the Office for Science and Technology at the Embassy of France to Japan is now holding its 3rd edition!
The aim of this contest is to showcase French-Japanese scientific cooperation by presenting images from research or R&D projects involving French and Japanese researchers or engineers (including students).
Vote for your favorite image until late September!