IDSS-3,3rd International Doctoral Student Symposium on Material Science is being held since Wednesday 25 February. IDSS started in 2012 organized by the doctoral students from the field of Civil Engineering. In the following year, 2nd IDSS was organized by the doctoral students from the field of Environmental engineering.
With the doctoral students invited from partner universities in the world, they are having various programs such as oral/poster sessions, and study tours to TOYOTA motor Hokkaido and Japan Steel Works.
On 26 February, Opening Ceremony started at Frontier Research in Applied Science Building with Opening Address given by a doctoral student Mr.Wakasugi. Prof Ohunuki gave the first Welcome Address substituting for Dean Nawa. Prof Suzuki gave the second Welcome Address with brief introduction of the programs of Material Science. Ms Shmakova, e3 program coordinator also gave the introduction of the special English program.
It is hoped that IDSS can be continued to bring students some opportunities to experience fruitful discussion and international exchange.