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Gerhard Fasol: Boltzmann constant and the new SI system of units by Gerhard Fasol

Boltzmann constant k, “What is temperature?” and the new definition of the SI system of physical units Gerhard Fasol Keynote presented at the 6th Ludwig Boltzmann Symposium on February 20, 2014 at the Embassy of Austria in Tokyo. (by Gerhard Fasol, CEO of Eurotechnology Japan KK. Served as Associate Professor of Tokyo University, Lecturer at […]

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Kenichi Iga: Vertical cavity surface emitting lasers (VCSEL)

VCSEL inventor Kenichi Iga: hv vs kT – Optoelectronics and Energy Kenichi Iga Keynote presented at the 6th Ludwig Boltzmann Symposium on February 20, 2014 at the Embassy of Austria in Tokyo. by: Kenichi Iga, Former President and Emeritus Professor of Tokyo Institute of Technology. Inventor of VCSEL (vertical cavity surface emitting lasers), widely used […]

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5th Ludwig Boltzmann Forum Tokyo 2013

Gerhard Fasol, Chair “ENERGY” Wednesday, 20th February 2013, Embassy of Austria, Tokyo 14:00 Welcome by Dr. Bernhard Zimburg, Ambassador of Austria to Japan 14:10 Gerhard Fasol, “today’s agenda” 14:20 – 14:40 Robert Geller Professor of Geophysics University of Tokyo, seismologist. First ever tenured non-Japanese faculty member at the University of Tokyo “A seismologist looks at […]

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4th Ludwig Boltzmann Forum Tokyo 2012

Energy. Entropy. Leadership. Gerhard Fasol, Chair Monday, 20th February 2012 at the Embassy of Austria in Tokyo Ludwig Boltzmann Forum Tokyo 2012 – Program 14:00 Welcome by Thomas Loidl, Chargé d’affaires ad interim of the Austrian Embassy 14:10 Gerhard Fasol: today’s agenda” 14:20 – 14:40 Tatsuo Masuda Professor at Nagoya University of Commerce and Business, […]

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3rd Ludwig Boltzmann Forum Tokyo 2011

Topic “Space and Energy and Ludwig Boltzmann” Gerhard Fasol, Chair Thursday, 17th February 2011 at the Embassy of Austria in Tokyo Program 14:00 Welcome by Michael Haider, Cultural Counsellor of the Austrian Embassy 14:10 – 14:40 Gerhard Fasol, “Ludwig Boltzmann: Pioneer of understanding Space and Energy” 15:00 – 15:45 Tetsuhiko Ikegami, PhD Chairman, Space Activities […]

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2nd Ludwig Boltzmann Forum Tokyo 2010

Topic “Leadership and Diversity” Gerhard Fasol, Chair Thursday, 18th February 2010 at the Embassy of Austria in Tokyo 14:00 Welcome by HE the Ambassador of Austria to Japan 14:10 – 14:40 Gerhard Fasol, “Ludwig Boltzmann as a local and global leader” 15:00 – 15:20 Atsuko Heshiki, MD and PhD President of Medical Woman’s International Association […]

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1st Ludwig Boltzmann Forum Tokyo 2009

Energy. Entropy. Leadership. Gerhard Fasol, Chair Friday, 20th February 2009 (Boltzmann’s birthday, 165 years ago) at the Embassy of Austria in Tokyo 14:00 Welcome by HE the Ambassador of Austria to Japan 14:05-14:35 Hisashi Kobayashi, Sherman Fairchild University Professor Emeritus, Princeton University, Executive Advisor, National Institute for Information and Communications Technology (NICT), Japan. “Ludwig Boltzmann: […]