Research News

Scientists discover origin of cell mask that hides stomach cancer

A layer of cells that look like normal stomach lining on top of sites of stomach cancer can make it difficult to spot after...

Female Researchers

Meet Hikaru Yabuta

Professor Hikaru Yabuta Department of Earth and Planetary Systems Science Can you please describe your field of research? I look at organic molecules (that are...

  • 2019-05-22

    Meet Haruko Takahashi

     Assistant Professor Graduate School of Integrated Sciences for Life- Haruko Takahashi Can you please describe your field of research? So, cancer is a very...

  • 2019-05-08

    Meet Hanae Inami

    Assistant Professor of Astrophysics- Hanae Inami Can you please describe your field of research? I am trying to understand how galaxies in our universe...

  • 2019-04-18

    Meet Thanutchaporn Kumrungsee

    Assistant Professor Graduate School of Integrated Sciences for Life – Thanutchaporn Kumrungsee Can you please describe your field of research? My research field is...

Events

Black Hole M87 - National Science Foundation

Explaining the picture of the black hole

Everyone seems to be talking about the recently released picture of a black hole. But what does this mean? How can we take a...

Distinguished Professors

Distinguished Professor Interviews by the Research Planning Office

  Professor Wataru Yasui 先端物質科学研究科 三浦 道子 教授 Professor Kazuaki CHAYAMA Professor Toru SUGITATE 原爆放射線医科学研究所 神谷 研二 教授 Professor Norio IKENO 工学研究院 大下 浄治...

  • 2016-11-08

    Yasushi Fukazawa, astronomy

    A Conversation with Distinguished Professor Yasushi Fukazawa Telescopes in Space Professor Yasushi Fukazawa is an astronomer at Hiroshima University, but his telescopes are located...

  • 2016-11-08

    Kazunori Imaizumi, biochemistry

    A Conversation with Distinguished Professor Kazunori Imaizumi A Common Cause Inside the cells of animals and plants is a folded, flattened tube of membranes...

  • 2016-11-08

    Katsuya Inoue, chemistry

    A Conversation with Distinguished Professor Katsuya Inoue Katusya Inoue identifies himself as a chemist, but his work blends scientific concepts that were once completely...

Distinguished Researchers

Distinguished Researcher Tsunefumi Mizuno

Distinguished Researcher Tsunefumi Mizuno Read more here: https://www.facebook.com/notes/hiroshima-university-research/an-interview-with-distinguished-researcher-tsunefumi-mizuno/567576653635590/ Hiroshima University Researchさんの投稿 2017年12月12日火曜日 Read more here: https://www.facebook.com/notes/hiroshima-university-research/an-interview-with-distinguished-researcher-tsunefumi-mizuno/567576653635590/ The other DRs and DPs can be found...

  • 2017-12-21

    The DRs 2017

    HU’s rock stars of research….. Read all about them here: https://www.facebook.com/pg/HiroshimaUniversityResearch/photos/?tab=album&album_id=543301806063075 Music used: “Rock Thing” by Creo is licensed under a Attribution License. https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

  • 2017-12-01

    An Interview with Distinguished Researcher Yuhki Yanase

    On February 1, 2013, Hiroshima University established two new programs: the “Distinguished Professors” (DP) program and the “Distinguished Researchers” (DR) program. Individuals who are...

  • 2017-11-28

    An Interview with Distinguished Researcher Yaichiro Kotake

     On February 1, 2013, Hiroshima University established two new programs: the “Distinguished Professors” (DP) program and the “Distinguished Researchers” (DR) program. Individuals who are...

Community

Meet Yuichi Kurita

  Yuichi Kurita never enjoyed sports. Now Associate Professor in the Department of Engineering at Hiroshima University, he thrives in pursuit of making sports...

  • 2018-10-01

    Meet Kazuhiko Watanabe

      Kazuhiko Watanabe is a biomechanist and Director of the Sports and Health Science Laboratory at Hiroshima University. He may have retired in 2008,...

  • 2018-08-06

    Meet Akiko Kubota

      In the summer of 2015, when she moved from Tokyo to Hiroshima, Akiko Kubota was surprised by two things: One, the love and...

  • 2018-07-16

    Meet Yoko Iwamoto

      Water is an all-encompassing part of Yoko Iwamoto’s life. She grew up by the sea, influencing her decision to study the ocean. Her...

Videos

Meet Emily!

Meet Emily! Meet Emily!Emily is an American high school student who joined us for the last month. At only 18 this new kid on...

  • 2017-12-21

    Video: Distinguished Researcher Takasi Ogi

    Distinguished Researcher Takasi Ogi Read more here: https://www.facebook.com/notes/hiroshima-university-research/an-interview-with-distinguished-researcher-takasi-ogi/558994361160486/ Hiroshima University Researchさんの投稿 2017年12月8日金曜日 Read more here: https://www.facebook.com/notes/hiroshima-university-research/an-interview-with-distinguished-researcher-takasi-ogi/558994361160486/ The other DRs and DPs can be found...

  • 2017-12-21

    Video: Distinguished Researcher Yutaka Nakashimada

    Distinguished Researcher Yutaka Nakashimada Read more here: https://www.facebook.com/notes/hiroshima-university-research/an-interview-with-distinguished-researcher-yutaka-nakashimada/550163472043575/ Hiroshima University Researchさんの投稿 2017年12月9日土曜日   Read more here: https://www.facebook.com/notes/hiroshima-university-research/an-interview-with-distinguished-researcher-yutaka-nakashimada/550163472043575/ The other DRs and DPs can be...

  • 2017-08-24

    HU Science Communication Symposium 2017

    March 14th 2017 saw Hiroshima University host guests from near and far for our symposium: Nurturing Global SciComm Talent, Projecting Japan’s Science to the...

Archives (2014-2016)

Terahertz wireless technology could bring fiber-optic speeds out of a fiber

Hiroshima, Japan — Hiroshima University, the National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, and Panasonic Corporation announced the development of a terahertz (THz) transmitter...