Applications are now open for this year's g-RIPS-Sendai (Graduate-level Research in Industrial Projects for Students). The eight-week programme - which runs from June to August - offers graduate students in mathematics and related disciplines the opportunity to work on industry-partnered research problems in Sendai.
The industrial partners for g-RIPS-Sendai 2021 are Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, NEC Corporation, F-MIRAI and TOYOTA Motor Corporation
Students from Japan and the U.S. will work on cross-cultural teams on research problems designed by the industrial partners, and present the results of their work in a final report. The projects will offer a stimulating challenge, and involve both analytic and computational skills.
Dates: June 14 - August 6, 2021
Venue: Advanced Institute for Materials Research (AIMR), Tohoku University
Due to the COVID-19 situation in Japan and the U.S., the program will be held in one of the following formats: on-site, partially online, or fully online. A decision will be made in April.
How to apply:
This programme is only for students studying in Japan and the U.S.
- For Japanese students and international students studying in Japan(Deadline: April 16):
- For U.S. students:
Applications have closed for U.S. based students.
For more details about the programme and information about this year's industrial partners, please visit: https://www.wpi-aimr.tohoku.ac.jp/cmsoi/grips2021-open_en.html
Advanced Institute for Materials Research (AIMR), Tohoku University
IPAM at UCLA (cooperating organization): http://www.ipam.ucla.edu/