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    (updated: 2014/06/16)
  • Guidelines for application for the entrance examination are opened.

    (updated: 2014/05/20)
  • The problems for the past entrance examination are opened.

    • The problems for the extrance examination of graduate school of science held on August 19, 2013 are opened. Please access this web page.
    (updated: 2014/05/19)
  • Date of entrance examination for graduate school of science is fixed.
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    • Submission of Proposal : 4th - 10th July 2014
    • Date of Examination : 6th and 7th August 2014


    (updated: 2014/12/24)
  • ENZO User Workshop 2014 was held at Hokkaido Univ.
  • "ENZO" is an adaptive mesh refinement (AMR), grid-based hybrid code (hydro + N-Body) which is designed to do simulations of cosmological structure formation. "yt" is a python package for analyzing and visualizing volumetric, multi-resolution data from astrophysical simulations, radio telescopes, and a burgeoning interdisciplinary community. A workshop for the ENZO and yt users are held at Hokkaido Univ. on November 18-21, 2014.
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    (updated: 2014/12/24)
  • A workshop "The Impact of Galactic Structure on Star Formation" was held at Hokkaido Univ.
  • A workshop "The Impact of Galactic Structure on Star Formation" was held on February 16-21, 2014. This workshop is dedicated to study the effects of the galactic structure on the star formation. Many domestic and foregin researchers were attended to this workshop.
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    (updated: 2014/07/03)
  • Lightning observation by JEM-GLIMS was selected as "Top Discovery in the Micro Gravity".
  • JEM-GLIMS is a space mission to observe lightning and lightning-associated TLEs (sprites, elves) developed by Hokkaido Univ., Osaka Univ., Standord Univ., and other universities and institutes, which was launched by H-IIB from Tanegashima Space Center on July 2012. JEM-GLIMS was successfully installed at Exposed Facility (EF) of Japanese Experiment Module (JEM), International Space Station (ISS). JEM-GLIMS succeed in detecting thouthands of lightning events from ISS for the past two years. The results derived from JEM-GLIMS observations was selected as "Top Discovery in the Micro Gravity" during the ISS Research and Development Conference, which was held on June 17-19, 2014 in Chicago.
    (Details of the JEM-GLIMS mission can be seen here).
    (Details of the award can be seen here.)