Special Practice in Global Science & Technology Ⅶ to begin on August 29, 2018 (6day Intensive Course)

posterSpecial Practice in Global Science & Technology Ⅶ will open from August 29 to September 5.
This class is offered as 6-day intensive course. It includes six courses covering Computer Science, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Human Environmental Sciences, Food and Nutritional Sciences. Each course takes a day and offers laboratory work using the most advanced instruments equipment in its field.
This is a very good opportunity for students to expand their academic visions through the experience in the fields out of their specialties.
This class welcomes any students in the master and doctoral programs. Undergraduate students can also attend the class.

Class Outline

Special Practice in Global Science & Technology Ⅶ [18S1030]
Number of Credit
Hiroaki Yoshida
Teachers in charge of each course:
 Computer Science – Itiro Siio, Ichiro Kobayashi, Hiroshi Kori
 Chemistry – Toshihiro Kondo
 Biology – Yasunori Miyamoto
 Food and Nutritional Sciences – Tomoko Ishikawa
 Human Environmental Sciences – Yuji Ohta
 Physics – Hazuki Furukawa
Target Audience
Graduate Students
Wed. August 29, 10:40-15:45 Computer Science Course
Fri. August 31, 10:40-15:45 Chemistry Course
Mon. September 3, 10:40-15:45 Biology Course
Tue. September 4, 10:40-15:45 Food and Nutritional Sciences Course
Wed. September 5, 10:40-15:45 Human Environmental Sciences Course
Thu. September 6, 10:40-15:45 Physics Course
*Lunch breaks and rest breaks are included in above periods.

Practice Details

Computer Science Course on Wed., August 29 at 10:40-15:45
*List below is in no particular order.
Instructor: Hiroshi Kori
Location: Science Building 3, Room 503 (Library)
Equipment: Large scale computer, Campus LAN
Content: Practice with Mathematica
Preparation: Notebook computer (Rental PCs are available)
Mathematica needs to be installed in your computer. Installation instruction will be informed before the class.
Instructor: Ichiro Kobayashi
Location: Science Building 3, Room 602
Equipment: Robot
Content: Learn clustering method for data organization and theory of visual information processing, and how to implement to robot in python.
Preparation: Notebook computer
Please contact koba@is.ocha.ac.jp if you need rental PC.
Instructor: Itiro Siio
Location: Science Building 1, Room 140
Equipment: 3D printer, Laser cutting machine
Content: Introduction to digital fabrication with 3D printer and laser cutting machine.
Preparation: None
Chemistry Course on Fri. August 31 at 10:40-15:45
Instructor: Toshihiro Kondo
Location: Science Building 1, Room 421 and 422
Equipment: Polarization-modulation infrared reflection-absorption spectrometer
Content: Evaluation of molecular orientation in alkylthiol self-assembled monolayers formed on gold substrate.
Preparation: None
Biology Course on Mon. September 3 at 10:40-15:45
Instructor: Yasunori Miyamoto
Location: Science Building 1 Room 521, Science Building 2 Room 404
Equipment: Confocal laser scanning microscopy (ZEISS LSM700)
Content: To observe dynamics of the cells forming organisms, it is important to analyze the distribution and expression of specific molecules in cells. For this analysis, learning on principle and usage of the confocal laser scanning microscopy.
Preparation: Please bring writing utensils.
Please pre-study on Confocal laser scanning microscopy.
Food and Nutritional Sciences Course on Tue. September 4 at 10:40-15:45
Instructor: Tomoko Ishikawa
Location: Comprehensive Research Building Room 202, animal experimental laboratory
Equipment: Micro-CT scanner, Paraffin embedding and slicing machine, All-in-one microscope
Content: Noninvasive image analysis and invasive morphological analysis of living organisms for food nutrition science research
Preparation: Please wear the clothes like lab coat.
Please pre-study principle and usage of CT scanner, and how to make paraffin embedded samples and their application examples.
Human Environmental Sciences Course on Wed. September 5 at 10:40-15:45
Instructor: Yuji Ohta
Location: Comprehensive Research Building, Room 805
Equipment: PC, Laser processing machine
Content: Practice in Laser Processing (Assembling, Data preparation, and Processing)
Preparation: None
Physics Course on Thu. September 6 Fri. September 7 at 10:40-15:45
Instructor: Hazuki Furukawa
Location: Science Building 1 Room 101 and 125, Graduate School of Humanities & Sciences Building Room 107
Equipment: X-ray crystallography system, High-resolution magnetic field measurement system, Ultra-low temperature freezer, Helium recondensing system
(0) Orientation and Lab. Tour (Sci. Build. 1 R101)
(1) Origin of materials and physical properties (Graduate School Build. R107)
 – Origin of materials
 – Regular arrangement of atoms, preparation of samples, determining crystal structure by X-ray scattering
(2) Measurement of physical properties (Sci. Build. 1 R125)
 – Measurement of magnetization
Preparation: Please bring a laboratory notebook.
Please make clear what you understand about physical properties of crystals and molecules.


Registration Period: through Mon. August 6
Please register as “Registration Outside of the Registration Period” at Academic Affairs Office in Student Affairs Building.
For undergraduate students, please contact Ochanomizu University Leading Graduate School Promotion Center via e-mail.


Ochanomizu University Leading Graduate School Promotion Center
Tel: 03-5978-5775