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Special Symposium for HPCI Strategic Program 1, Computational Life Science and Application in Drug Discovery and Medical Development

2012-1-8 (Sun) 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

The Graduate School of Engineering Science will hold a special education program symposium on the K Computer [a supercomputer with a rating of over 8 "petaflops," a number termed "kei" in Japanese] and the development of bio medical engineering through high performance computing on Sunday, January 8.


1:00 -2:00 p.m. Special lecture "Toward the Medical Application of Next-generation Super Computers,"  TAKAGI Shu, Professor, School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo

2:10 - 6:00 p.m. Symposium "High Performance Computing and Bio Medical Engineering"

  • "The Architecture of the K Computer and its Applications", SHOJI Fumiyoshi,  Leader, System Development Team, Next-Generation Supercomputer R&D Center,  Riken
  • "Toward the Establishment of Predictable Bio Science, Medical Care, and Drug Development Foundation by K Computer", KIDERA Akinori, Professor, Graduate School of Nanobioscience, Yokohama City University, Riken
  • "Grand Challenges in Life Science and Bio Engineering solved by K Computer", HIMENO Ryutaro, Director, Integrated Simulation of Living Matter Group, Riken
  • "Arhythmia Research Led by High Performance Computing", NAKAZAWA Kazuo, Laboratory of Biomedical Sciences and Information Management,  Chief, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center Research Institute
  • "The Development of Mandibular Position Estimation Methods for Complete Denture by Large Scale Fluid Simulation", NOZAKI Kazunori, Specially appointed lecturer, Graduate School of Engineering Science, Osaka University
Date: 2012-1-8 (Sun) 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Organizer: Graduate School of Engineering Science
Venue: Large Lecture Room, 3F, Building B, School of Engineering Science
Registration: Not necessary.
Contact: Mr. Masao TANAKA, Department of Mechanical Science and Bioengineering, Graduate School of Engineering Science

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