Special Practice in Global Science & Technology Ⅶ (Advanced Equipment) to begin on August 27, 2019 (Intensive Course)

posterSpecial Practice in Global Science & Technology Ⅶ will open from August 27 to September 6.
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 [19S1030]
Number of Credit
Hiroaki Yoshida
Teachers in charge of each course:
 Computer Science – Itiro Siio, Ichiro Kobayashi
 Food and Nutritional Sciences – Ikuyo Ichi
 Chemistry – Kyoko Aikawa
 Physics – Hazuki Furukawa
 Human Environmental Sciences – Yuji Ohta
 Biology – Atsuko Sato
Target Audience
Graduate Students
Tue. August 27, 10:40-15:45 Computer Science Course
Wed. August 28, 10:40-15:45 Food and Nutritional Sciences Course
Thu. August 29, 10:40-15:45 Chemistry Course
Tue. September 3, 10:40-15:45 Physics Course
Wed. September 4, 10:40-15:45 Human Environmental Sciences Course
Fri. September 6, 10:40-15:45 Biology Course
*Lunch breaks and rest breaks are included in above periods.

Practice Details

Computer Science Course on Tue., August 27 at 10:40-15:45
[Morning Session]
Instructor: Ichiro Kobayashi
Location: Science Building 3, Room 602
Equipment: Campus LAN, Robot, Large scale computer
Content: Learn clustering method for data organization and theory of visual information processing for robot, and practice robot operation.
Preparation: Notebook computer
Please contact koba@is.ocha.ac.jp if you need rental PC.
[Afternoon Session]
Instructor: Itiro Siio
Location: Science Building 3, Room 408
Equipment: 3D printer, Laser cutting machine
Content: Introduction to digital fabrication with 3D printer and laser cutting machine.
Preparation: None
Food and Nutritional Sciences Course on Wed. August 28 at 10:40-15:45
Instructor: Ikuyo Ichi
Location: Comprehensive Research Building Room 404
Equipment: Gas chromatograph-mass spectrometer
Content: Noninvasive image analysis and invasive morphological analysis of living organisms for food nutrition science research
Preparation: Please wear the clothes like lab coat and bring a laboratory notebook and writing utensils.
Please pre-study what kind of fat-soluble ingredients in the body exist.
Chemistry Course on Thu. August 29 at 10:40-15:45
Instructor: Kyoko Aikawa
Location: Science Building 1 Room 341
Equipment: Cytation3, Printgraph, Electrophoresis equipment
Content: Blood coagulation mechanisms and evaluation of reaction inhibitors
– Lecturing about blood coagulation mechanism, mechanism of action of inhibitor, methods monitoring coagulation reaction and enzyme reaction.
– Observing coagulation reaction in plasma over time.
– Observing changes in coagulation factors by using electrophoresis and summarizing data
Preparation: Please bring a lab coat.
Physics Course on Tue. September 3 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 structural analysis (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.
Human Environmental Sciences Course on Wed. September 4 at 10:40-15:45
Instructor: Yuji Ohta
Location: Comprehensive Research Building, Room 805
Equipment: PC, Laser processing machine
Content: Practice in Laser Processing (Data preparation and Processing)
Preparation: None
Biology Course on Fri. September 6 at 10:40-15:45
Instructor: Atsuko Sato
Location: Science Building 1 Room 521, Science Building 2 Room 203
Equipment: NanoDrop, Gel imaging instrument, Bioanalyzer
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 and a lab coat.
Please pre-study principle of PCR. Report submission will be required by the end of September.


Registration Period: through Tue. August 6
Please register as “Registration Outside of the Registration Period” at Academic Affairs Office in Student Affairs Building if you have not registered yet.
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