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Akashi-Kaikyo Bridge (the longest span bridge in the world)
BEST POSTER AWARDS
The best five posters given by students and young scientists were awarded prizes by AST2019.
The first and second ones were awarded Nanoscale and Nanoscale Advances prizes by RSC, respectively.
- Growth of Anodic Nanotubular Films on Sputter-Deposited Fe-W Alloy
Laras Fadillah (Hokkaido University, Japan), Damian Kowalski, Chunyu Zhu, Yoshitaka Aoki, Hiroki Habazaki
- Efficiency of Anodic Alumina Formation in Sulfuric Acid with Ethanol Addition
Mikimasa Matsumoto (Kogakuin University, Japan), Hideki Hashimoto, Hidetaka Asoh
- Low-powered Switching Characteristics of SWCNTs Transistor integrated with Al-HfZrO2 Dielectric for a Nonvolatile Memory
Seyoung Oh (Chungbuk National University, Korea), Byungjin Cho
- Effect of the bulk concentration of aqueous solution on ion enrichment within nanopores of porous silicon
Shota Inoguchi (Kyoto University, Japan), Kazuhiro Fukami, Atsushi Kitada, Kuniaki Murase
- Laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy using anodized substrates
Yusuke Shimazu (University of Hyogo, Japan), Sakiko Yoshizumi, Ayumu Matsumoto, Shinji Yae
Symposium Photo Gallery
Photo Gallery will be closed on September 30, 2019.
Acknowledgments: Dr. K. Ebihara, Dr. A. Matsumoto, Ms. T. Saito, Mr. K. Iwamoto, Mr. Y. Shimazu, Mr. K. Furukawa, Ms. H. Nakano
Anodizing Research Society (ARS) of the Surface Finishing Society of Japan (SFJ)
The Murata Science Foundation
International Society of Electrochemistry
Hitachi Metals · Materials Science Foundation
OKUNO CHEMICAL INDUSTRIES CO., LTD.
The Light Metal Educational Foundation, Inc.
Hyougo Mekki Kumiai
Nanoscale | Nanoscale Advances
Suga Weathering Technology Foundation
Tokyo Ohka Foundation for the Promotion of Science and Technology
Tsutomu Nakauchi Foundation
Hyogo International Association
You are cordially invited to the 3rd International Symposium on Anodizing Science and Technology AST2019, which will be held in Awaji Island, Hyogo, Japan from 2nd (Sun.) to 5th (Wed.) June 2019. The 1st and 2nd symposia were successfully held in Rusutsu (AST2008) and Sapporo (AST2014), Hokkaido, Japan. AST2019 will provide a good opportunity for scientists and engineers who are interested in the anodizing science and technology to present research results, to visit the beautiful island of Awaji, and to access the historic culture in Kansai area including Kyoto, Osaka, and Kobe.
June 1, 2018 Opening of abstract submission August 1, 2018 Opening of registration and hotel reservation December 15, 2018 Abstract submission due December 28, 2018 Abstract submission due January 31, 2019 Notification of abstract acceptance April 30, 2019 Standard registration due June 2, 2019 Opening of on-site registration, Get together June 3, 2019 Opening ceremony, Presentations, Welcome reception June 4, 2019 Presentations, Banquet June 5, 2019 Presentations, Poster Award presentation, Closing remarks, Excursion