S-1: “International Workshop on Nano-Spintronics” and “JSPS Core-to-Core Program Kick-Off Meeting”
June 29 - July 1, 2012, Osaka University



Chair. Hiroshi Katayama-Yoshida (Osaka University)

Workshop Site: Sigma-Hall, Graduate School of Engineering Science, Osaka University
(Toyonaka Campus: http://www.osaka-u.ac.jp/en/access/toyonaka.html )
Senri-Hankyu Hotel (Official Workshop Hotel):
( http://www.hankyu-hotel.com/cgi-bin2/cms2/index_en.cgi?hid=23senrihh )

Purpose of the Workshop:

We discuss the present status of each node and future collaborations related to the computational nano-materials design on Green Energy, such as Spintronics, Moltronics, Photovoltaics, Catalysis, Superconductors, Thermoelectric-Power Materials, Fuel-Cells, Hydrogen Storage, New Computational Methodology, Nano-electronics, Materials and Fabrication Method in the Extreme Conditions. Based on the discussions during the Workshop, we will create the collaboration programs for our future computational nano-materials design projects.

■June 29, 2012 [13:00-18:00] (Osaka University, Graduate School of Engineering Science, Sigma-Hall)

(1) Opening, H. KATAYAMA-YOSHIDA (Osaka University) [13:00-13:10]
(2) Risto NIEMINEN (Aalto University) [13:10-14:00, Chair. H. Akai]
    ・Psi-k Network and Aalto University Group’s Activity and Future Plans.
(3) Peter ENTEL (University of Duisburg-Essen) [14:00-14:45, Chair. M. Ogura]
    ・University of Duisburg-Essen Group’s Activity and Future Plans.
Coffee Break [14:45-15:15]

(4) Yoshitada MORIKAWA (Osaka University) [15:15-15:45, Chair. H. Kasai]
    ・Morikawa Group’s Activity and Future Plans.
(5) Gustav BIHLMAYER (Juelich Research Center) [15:45-16:30, Chair. H. Kasai]
    ・Research on Photovoltaics and Fuel Cells in Juelich, and Future Plans.
(6) Kazunori SATO (Osaka University) [16:30-17:00, Chair. Y. Morikawa]
    ・Research on Photovoltaics in Osaka University, and Future Plans.
(7) Hideaki KASAI(Osaka University)[17:00-17:30, Chair. Y. Morikawa]
    ・Research on Kasai Group’s Fuel Cells, and Future Plans.[準備中]
(8) Ikutaro HAMADA (Tohoku University) [17:30-18:00, Chair. Y. Morikawa]
    ・Research on Tohoku University WPI Groups, and Future Plans.
Move to Senri-Hankyu Hotel [18:00-19:00]

■June 29, 2012 [19:00-23:00, Chair. H. Katayama-Yoshida] (Senri Hankyu Hotel, Meeting Room)

(9) Discussion Meeting on Future Collaborations and New Projects
    Aalt Group, Juelich Group, Osaka Group, Tokyo Group, Tottori Group, Tohoku Group, Psi-k Network,
    Spintronics Network, CMD Network, JSPS Core-to-Core Program, Fujitsu Group


■June 30, 2012 [9:30-12:30] (Osaka University, Graduate School of Engineering Science, Sigma-Hall

(10) Masafumi SHIRAI (Tohoku University) [9:30-10:15, Chair. K. Sato]
    ・Spintronics Network and Tohoku University Group’s Activity and Future Plans.
(11) Daniel WORTMANN (Juelich Research Center) [10:15-11:00, Chair. K. Sato]
    ・Spintronics, Thermoelectrics, and Methodology in Juelich Group and Future Plans.
Short Coffee Break [11:00-11:15]

(12) Masako OGURA (Osaka University) [11:15-11:45, Chair. D. Wortmann]
    ・Ogura-Akai Group’s Activity and Future Plans.
(13) Kazunori SATO (Osaka University) [11:45-12:15, Chair. D. Wortmann]
    ・Spintronics Activity and Future Plans.
(14) Yoshio MIURA (Tohoku University) [12:15-12:45, Chair. D. Wortmann]
    ・Spintronics Activity and Future Plans.
Lunch Time [12:45-14:00]


■June 30, 2012 [14:00-18:00] (Osaka University, Graduate School of Engineering Science, Sigma-Hall

(15) Noriaki HAMADA (Tokyo University of Science) [14:00-14:45, Chair. T. Oguchi]
    ・HAMADA Group’s Activity and Future Plans.
(16) Shigeru TSUKAMOTO (Juelich Research Center) [14:45-15:30, Chair. T. Oguchi]
    ・Moltronics, Nanoelectronics, Methodology in Juelich Group and Future Plans.
Short Coffee Break [15:30-15:45]

(17) Takao KOTANI (Tottori University) [15:45-16:30, Chair. N. Hamada]
    ・Kotani Group’s Activity and Future Plans.
(18) Koichi KUSAKABE (Osaka University) [16:30-17:00, Chair. N. Hamada]
    ・Kusakabe Group’s Activity and Future Plans.
(19) Tomoya ONO (Osaka University) [17:00-17:30, Chair. S. Tsukamoto]
    ・Nanoelectronics and Future Plans.
(20) Chihoko KANETA (Fujitsu Laboratory) [17:30-18:00, Chair. S. Tsukamoto]
    ・Nanoelectronics, Thermoelectric Power and Future Plans.


■July 1, 2012 [9:30-12:45] (Osaka University, Graduate School of Engineering Science, Sigma-Hall)

(21) Tamio OGUCHI (Osaka University) [9:30-10:00, Chair. Gustav Bihlmayer]
    ・Oguchi Group’s Activity and Future Plans.
(22) Wilson Agerico Dino (Osaka University) [10:00-10:30, Chair. Gustav Bihlmayer]
    ・Research on Hydrogen Dynamics and Future Plans.[準備中]
(23) Hiroshi NAKANISHI (Osaka University) [10:30-11:00, Chair. Gustav Bihlmayer]
    ・Design for Catalytic System and Future Plans.
Short Coffee Break [11:00-11:15]

(24) Takahiro ISHIKAWA (Osaka University) [11:15-11:45, Chair. Peter Entel]
    ・KYOKUGEN Group’s Activity and Future Plans.
(25) Hiroshi KATAYAMA-YOSHIDA (Osaka University) [11:45-12:15, Chair. Peter Entel]
    ・Searching for High-Tc Superconductors and Future Plans.
(26) Hisazumi AKAI (Groningen Office, Osaka University) [12:15-12:45, Chair. Peter Entel]
    ・Osaka University Groningen Office, Future Plans, and Workshop Summary.
Lunch Time [12:45-14:00]

■July 1, 2012 [14:00-18:00] (Senri-Hankyu Hotel, Meeting Room)

(28) Discussions and Business Meeting.