Vol.27, January 1st, 1970

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • iTHES FY2014 started !
  • Upcoming Event
  • Person of the Week
  • Visitors

Person of the week

Nodoka Yamanaka

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Self-introduction

From the Office

The office of iTHES assistant, Ms.Chikako Oota is situated at the first floor of the main research building, room # 159. The extension number is 3185. She will be at the office from 10 a.m. to 16 p.m. except on Wednesday.

iTHES FY2014 started !

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Welcome to the first issue of the iTHES Newsletter in FY2014. Since iTHES researchers are the real core of our iTHES Research Group
(http://www.riken.jp/en/research/labs/rg/inter_theor_sci/ ), I list their names in FY2014 below. Also I would like to announce that three iTHES researchers in FY2013 have moved to various places as assistant prof. or research scientist:

--- iTHES Researchers in FY2014 (as of April 7, 2014) ----


Tetsuo Hatsuda
(The photo is taken in Wako Campus, RIKEN. Guess where?)

Upcoming Event

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Person of the Week

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Nodoka Yamanaka
Self-introduction

Hello, this is Nodoka Yamanaka, I am working as a researcher of the iTHES project from april 2014. I am mainly interested in the nuclear and particle physics, especially in the quantum chromodynamics and in the study of new physics beyond the standard model.

During the PhD course, I studied the phenomenology of the supersymmetry, one of the candidate of new physics beyond the standard model, using the electric dipole moment of various systems, a sensitive observable of the CP violation of new physics. Last year, I have studied the structure of the nucleon using nonperturbative methods. Recently, I am interested in the analysis of the electric dipole moment of few-nucleon systems. I am also interested in the study of the nucleon structure using lattice QCD simulation.

I would be pleased if I could extend the applicability of my work to a wide area of science.

Visitors

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Prof. Bernold Fiedler
(Institute of Mathematics, Free University of Berlin)
Dynamical Systems, Partial Differential Equations, Pattern Formation, Topological Methods, Chemical Reactors, Bifurcations without parameters
http://dynamics.mi.fu-berlin.de
March 8 - April 10, 2014
Room S404 (4the floor, Bioscience building)

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Prof. Gordon Baym
(Univ. Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
cold atom physics, condensed matter physics,
dense matter and neutron stars
http://physics.illinois.edu/people/profile.asp?gbaym
March 18 - April 10, 2014
room 433 (4th floor, main research building)