The ceremony looked back on the university's history and achievements, with anecdotes
from generations of alumni and students.
This is the first time in Japan that official university goods can be purchased nation-wide via a department store e-commerce site.
The event, to mark the centenary of Tohoku University's Faculty of Law and Letters, addressed the direction of research and education in the social sciences and humanities.
The character, created by fifth- year medical student Mamiko Yamazaki, is the winner in a recent contest to find a mascot that reflects the university's image and values.
With the rise of parasites resistant to antimalarial drugs, scientist are on the lookout for a more efficient way to synthesize quinine. And now they have one.
Probabilistic computers will be the basis of more sophisticated computing in the future, estimating uncertainty while deciphering complicated data.
A recent study has shown that plasma waves help magnetic nozzles overcome the plasma detachment problem, a rare instance of plasma instabilities having a positive effect.
The breakthrough, which is beyond the 2X nm generation, paves the way expanding IoT and AI operating in harsh environments.
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