International Symposium on Molecular Robotics


Jointly organized by IEEE NEMS2016 April 18, 2016 Hotel Matsushima Taikanso, Matsushima, Miyagi PROGRAM 1050-1215 Session I, Room E Invited Talk: Masami Hagiya, The University of Tokyo “Development of Molecular Robots Equipped with Sensors and Intelligence”   Invited Talk: Hirohide Saito, Kyoto University “Development of Molecular Sensor and Device for Intelligent Molecular Robots”   Special […]

Prize-winning: Dr. Kenji Usui


Dr. Kenji Usui received the Award for Young Investigator from The Japanese Peptide Society, Japan on Nov. 17, 2015. Title: Development of designed peptides with a secondary structure for use in nanobiotechnology.

Prize-winning: Prof. Kazunori Matsuura

Prof. Kazunori Matsuura (Graduate School of Engineering, Tottori Univ.) received “The Chemical Society of Japan Award for Creative Work for 2015” for his achievements about “Creation of Functional Biomaterials based on Biomolecular Recognition” from the The Chemical Society of Japan. The awards ceremony will be held at Doshisya University on March 26th, 2016.

Paper accepted: Prof.Hagiya, University of Tokyo


The article (Corresponding author: Prof. Masami Hagiya, University of Tokyo) has been accepted by “Theoretical Computer Science” as below: Masami Hagiya, Nathanael Aubert-Kato, Shaoyu Wang, and Satoshi Kobayashi: Molecular computers for molecular robots as hybrid systems, Theoretical Computer Science, 2015. DOI: 10.1016/j.tcs.2015.11.002

Best Author Prize of JSIAM


Dr. Yasunori Aoki (Uppsala University), Prof. Ken Hayami (National Institute of Informatics), Prof. Akihiko Konagaya (Tokyo Institute of Technology) receiver this year’s Best Author Prize of the Japan Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (JSIAM). The prize winning paper “Cluster Newton Method for Underdetermined Inverse Problems and its Application to Pharmacokinetics Model” was published in the […]