Grants, Events and Items of Interest

This page will periodically post items and opportunities that may be of interest to Australian and Japanese researchers working in Japan or in Australia. Feel free to send items you think may be of interest to secretary@fajs.org

FAJS Grant recipients in the News

The inaugural FAJS grant to Associate Prof Wakihara (UTokyo) and Prof Yamauchi (U Queensland) for a project on   Nanoarchitectured Functional Porous Materials as Adsorbents of Greenhouse Gases that aims to develop catalysts converting the capture gases into valuable chemicals, recently received attention in Materials Today

https://www.materialstoday.com/lab-profile-yusuke-yamauchi-aibn-queensland-uni

 Earlier in the year the grant was referenced in a story in the influential Nature Index (Nature , vol. 567, issue no. 7748, 21 March 2019)  as part of an article on six Japanese scientists whose transformative work reaches across borders.  The Nature article is HERE

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