Crossing the Frontiers of Science

jointly organized by Japan Society for the Promotion of Science and University of Leipzig

Marriott Hotel, Am Hallischen Tor, 04109 Leipzig
May 15, 2000


10.00   Welcoming Remarks

Moderation: Prof. Dr. Tilman Butz (Vicerector for Research, University of Leipzig)

10.30   Prof. Dr. Tadamitsu Kishimoto (President of Osaka University):
100 Years in Immunology and its Future Prospects

11.30   Prof. Dr. Mark Stoneking (MPI for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig):
DNA and Recent Human Evolution

12.30   Lunch

Moderation: Prof. Dr. Yasuo Tanaka (Director of JSPS Liaison Office Bonn, Ex. Director of MPI of Microstructure Physics)

14.00   Prof. Dr. Patrick Bruno (Ex. Director of MPI of Microstructure Physics):
Spin-electronics: a New Challenge in Science and Technology

15.00   Dr. Katsuki Miyauchi (Ex. General Manager of Technology Group Hitachi Europe Ltd.):
Frontiers of Technology in Microelectronics – Our Activities in Collaboration with Academia

16.00   Coffee break

Moderation: Prof. Dr. Patrick Bruno (Ex. Director of MPI of Microstructure Physics)   

16.30   Prof. Dr. Tetsuhiko Ikegami (Vice-president of the University of Aizu):
Opto-Electronics Towards Tera-Bits Realm – Impediment and Strategy –

17.30   Prof. Dr. Tilman Butz (Vicerector for Research, University of Leipzig):
Ion Microscop

19.00   Dinner, Universität Leipzig (Ritterstr. 26, 04109 Leipzig)