ニュース

2019-05-08

リサーチニュース

Masaru Hongo and Tatsuhiro Misumi were highlighted in a recent article of RIKEN RESEARCH "A smaller spin system yields its phase diagram"

By employing a clever approximation, three theoretical physicists at RIKEN (Masaru Hongo and Tatsuhiro Misumi of the iTHEMS and Yuya Tanizaki of the RIKEN BNL Research Center) have calculated the phas...続きを読む

2019-05-08

リサーチニュース

Review on synthetic dimensions published in Nature Reviews Physics

Nature Reviews Physics is a new journal, just launched this year, focusing on publishing reviews in the area of physics. Dr. Tomoki Ozawa (iTHEMS Senior Research Scientist) together with Dr. Hannah M....続きを読む

2019-04-26

今週の注目人物

Self-introduction: Kenta Sato

Hello, I am Kenta Sato. My major is mathematics, in particular algebraic geometry. In algebraic geometry, we study algebraic varieties, which are defined as the zero sets of polynomial equations. When...続きを読む

2019-04-26

セミナーレポート

Lectures on Quantum Computing by Dr. Shunji Matsuura

Dr. Shunji Matsuura will visit iTHEMS to give a series of lectures on Quantum Computing. The lectures will be held from May 13 (Mon.) through May 15 (Wed.) in Wako Campus, RIKEN. The details will be...続きを読む

2019-04-25

ホットトピック

Virtual reality a huge success at RIKEN Open Day

At RIKEN’s Open Day, ABBL and iTHEMS members joined together to let residents of Wako (and beyond) explore astrophysics data using virtual reality. The demo, developed by Gilles Ferrand, had two majo...続きを読む

2019-04-25

セミナーレポート

iTHEMS public lectures at RIKEN Open Day

iTHEMS public lectures at the RIKEN open day on April 20, 2019, were held with an extreme success. The lectures are (1) Surprising Theorem of Gauss (Y. Kubota), (2) Mystery of Circadian Rhythm (G. K...続きを読む

2019-04-24

セミナーレポート

Report on ZetaValue2019 Conference by Chacha (Dr. Ade Irma Suriajaya)

The conference "Value Distribution of Zeta and L-functions and Related Topics" has successfully ended on March 27, 2019. The whole conference program started with a colloquium, ZetaValue2019-iTHEMS Sp...続きを読む

2019-04-24

今週の注目人物

Self-introduction: Hiroshi Yokota

I am Hiroshi Yokota, a physicist, who have joined iTHEMS since April, 2019. For 5 years, I have investigated a polymer physics, especially, theoretical framework of polymer crystallization. The pol...続きを読む

2019-04-18

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iTHEMS Starter Meeting for FY 2019

In Japan, April is the time for a fresh start blessed by cherry blossoms. On April 12th, we held the annual iTHEMS Starter Meeting. It was an occasion for us to welcome new members. At the meeting, Pr...続きを読む

2019-04-15

今週の注目人物

Self-introduction: Takuya Sugiura

My name is Takuya Sugiura and I have been working at iTHEMS/RIKEN since April 2019. My main interest is on theoretical hadron physics, including interactions between hadrons, exotic hadrons, and heavy...続きを読む

2019-04-12

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Fruitful Exchange Across the Disciplines: iTHEMS-AIMR Joint Workshop "Medicine meets Mathematics"

A truly interdisciplinary workshop was held at Tohoku University, as a joint workshop of iTHEMS and AIMR, Tohoku Univ. on March 29th. The workshop was veritably entitled “Medicine Meets Mathematics,” ...続きを読む

2019-04-11

プレスリリース

量子化されたエネルギー吸収率の観測に成功

理化学研究所(理研)数理創造プログラムの小澤知己上級研究員、ハンブルグ大学のクラウス・センシュトック教授とクリストフ・ヴァイテンベルグ シニア・サイエンティスト、ブリュッセル自由大学のネイサン・ゴールドマン教授らの国際共同研究グループは、トポロジカル物質における量子化されたエネルギー吸収率の観測に成功しました。 本研究成果は、エネルギー吸収率の測定が物質のトポロジカルな性質を調べる普遍的手法...続きを読む

2019-04-10

受賞情報

Commendation for Science and Technology by MEXT

Prof. Hiroshi Suito (AIMR/iTHEMS) has received the Commendation for Science and Technology by MEXT : Prizes for Science and Technology. Citation is 数学を用いた大動脈病態メカニズムの解明に関する研究 Research on the eluc...続きを読む

2019-04-05

今週の注目人物

Self-introduction: Nagisa Hiroshima

Hello, I am Nagisa Hiroshima. I have joined the iTHEMS from April 2019. My research interest covers varieties of topics in the Universe such as dark matter, structures of galaxies, and gamma-ray emitt...続きを読む

2019-04-04

今週の注目人物

Self-introduction: Hokuto Konno

I have been working in the mathematical study of gauge theory. In particular, I have developed Seiberg-Witten theory and Yang-Mills theory for families of 4-dimensional manifolds, and used them to exa...続きを読む

2019-04-03

プレスリリース

ガンマ線バーストのスペクトルと明るさの相関関係の起源

理化学研究所(理研)開拓研究本部長瀧天体ビッグバン研究室の伊藤裕貴研究員、長瀧重博主任研究員、数理創造プログラムのドナルド・ウォレン研究員、金沢大学理工研究域数物科学系の米德大輔教授らの国際共同研究グループは、国立天文台、理化学研究所、京都大学基礎物理学研究所のスーパーコンピュータを用いて、宇宙最大の爆発現象である「ガンマ線バースト」におけるスペクトルと明るさの相関関係(米徳関係)を、数値シミュレ...続きを読む

2019-04-01

リサーチニュース

Review on Topological Photonics published in RMP

A team of physicists led by Dr. Tomoki Ozawa (iTHEMS Senior Research Scientist) published a review article titled "Topological photonics" in Reviews of Modern Physics. Study of topological phases of m...続きを読む

2019-04-01

ホットトピック

RIKEN's community newsletter features Dr. Chang at SUURI-COOL (Berkeley)

Jason Chang ( iTHEMS Research Scientist in LBNL ) was featured in the RIKEN's community newsletter, RIKENETIC. He talks about exciting challenges and opportunities in San Francisco Bay Area. Worth re...続きを読む

2019-03-27

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Congratulations on new positions, farewell message from Program Director of iTHEMS

This is the last volume of iTHEMS NewsLetter in FY2018. It is our great pleasure that iTHEMS has been so active during this fiscal year. Some of the members will leave iTHEMS. Keisuke Fujii (JS...続きを読む

2019-03-26

受賞情報

Dr. Iritani receives the Best English Presentation Award

Ryosuke Iritani (iTHEMS, Research Scientist) received "the Best English Presentation Award" on March 16, 2019 for his English presentation, When parasites are selected to kill the young, at the 66th A...続きを読む