Atake Lecture :
Prof. Svein Stolen (Dept. Chem., Univ. Oslo, Norway)
"Think locally - linking structure, energetics and transport"
Invited Lecture :
Prof. J.P. Martin Trusler (Dept. Chem. Eng, Imperial College London, United
"Thermophysical properties of mixtures of carbon dioxide and brines with applications in carbon storage"
Prof. Jan Thoen (Fac. Sci., K.U. Leuven, Belgium)
"High-resolution adiabatic scanning calorimetry of phase transitions:
Prof. Rolf Lortz (Dept. Phys., Hong Kong Univ. Sci. & Tech., Hong Kong)
"Calorimetric techniques under extreme conditions and their application
to quasi-1D superconductors and superconducting nanowire arrays"
Dr. Kenneth Kroenlein (Mater. Meas. Lab., NIST, USA)
"Leveraging data-rich resources for advances in thermodynamic understanding"
Dr. Marc-Antonie Thermitus (NETZSCH Instruments North America, LLC, USA)
"Influence of the detector spot size in the flash method"
Prof. Akihiko Toda (Graduate School of Integrated Arts and Sciences, Hiroshima
"Melting kinetics of polymer crystals over wide heating rates"
Prof. Hal Tasaki (Dept. Phys., Gakushuin Univ.)
"What is equilibrium and how do we get there? Foundation of statistical
mechanics based on quantum mechanics"
Dr. Kohsaku Kawakami (International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics,
"Crystallization tendency of pharmaceutical glasses"
Prof. Kunimasa Miyazaki (Dept. Phys., Nagoya Univ., Japan)
"Hidden length scales in the glass and jamming transitions"
Dr. Takako Konoike (Inst. Solid State Phys., Univ. Tokyo, Japan)
"Thermal measurements of organic Dirac fermion system under pressure"
Prof. Minoru Hanaya (Div. Mol. Sci., Fac. Sci. & Tech., Gunma Univ.,
"Development of dye-sensitized solar cells by using organosilicon
compounds as sensitizing dyes"
Prof. Osamu Yamamuro (Inst. Solid State Phys., Univ. Tokyo, Japan)
"Glass transitions in palladium hydrides and their nano particles"
Prof. Ryo Kanzaki (Dept. Earth & Environ. Sci., Kagoshima Univ., Japan)
"Ionization thermodynamics in protic ionic liquids"
Prof. Shinsuke Yamanaka (Dept. Sus. Energy & Env. Eng., Osaka Univ.,
"Thermoelectric properties of low thermal conductivity materials"
Prof. Tadashi Kamiyama (Dept. Chem., Kinki Univ., Japan)
"Thermodynamic properties and conformation of protein in water with
Professor Hitoshi Kawaji, Symposium Chairman
Materials and Structures Laboratory, Tokyo Institute of Technology
R3-8 4259 Nagatsuta-cho, Midori-ku, Yokohama 226-8503 JAPAN