Kyushu University Graduate School of Integrated Sciences for Global Society

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Open Symposium

The Advanced Global Training Project for Integrated Academic Education, Graduate School of Integrated Sciences for Global Society, Kyushu University

Open Symposium "New Developments in Integrated Interdisciplinary Research"

Date 12:30-16:50 Saturday, December 8, 2018

Place Jonathan KS Chi Cultural Center of Japan / Ito Guest House, Ito Campus, Kyushu University


Poster Sessions by ISGS students (12:30~ 13:20)


Symposium 1: The History of Medicine as Integrated Sciences (13:30~15:00)

Chair & Coordinated by Takeshi Onimaru (Kyushu University)

1 Colonial Medicine and its Legacy for 'Independent' Korea

Jeong-Ran Kim (University of Oxford)

2 A History of Japanese Tropical Medicine in the 20th Century and its Contribution to the Global Health in the 21th Century

Wataru Iijima (Aoyamagakuin University)


Symposium 2: Interdisciplinary Research Developing from a High-resolution Coastal Seafloor Mapping (15:20 ~ 16:50)

Chair & Coordinated by Hironobu Kan (Kyushu University)

1 Framework of interdisciplinary research based on the creation of a high-resolution seafloor map

Hironobu Kan (Kyushu University)

2 Merging Geology with Geomorphology in coral-reef coastal seafloors: toward the integrated understanding of climate-tectonics-coral reef systems

Kazuhiko Fujita (University of the Ryukyus)

3 Merging Underwater Archaeology with Geomorphology: recording seafloor using photogrammetry

Kotaro Yamafune (Texas A&M University)


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