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Lab Café Special featuring Railway Art Festival - "The Role of Physics Seen in Aircraft Operation"

2016-12-22 (Thu) 19:00 - 21:00

One of the methods of transportation that humankind has built over the years, aircraft have evolved along with various risks, and in recent years, they have become a cheaper and safer way to travel. In this café, we'll take a look at the history of this evolution through physics while discussing decisions of people in various situations, such as in the event of a disaster.


OGAWA Tetsuo (Theoretical Physicist; Executive Vice President, Osaka University)

Café Masters

TSUKAHARA Yuya, KINOSHITA Chieko (Steering committee members, Art Area B1)

•  Admission starts 30 minutes before the scheduled start time.

•  The program may be modified without notice from what is noted on this page.

What is Lab Café?

A major program instituted at Art Area B1, "Lab Café" is designed and implemented by the Center for the Study of Communication-Design. Lab Café is an interactive program in which participants have wide-ranging discussions on a variety of topics. The program aims to make the station a communication space in the arts and academia by taking up various themes in philosophy, art, science and technology and providing the general public with chances to be exposed to expertise on those topics.

What is Art Area B1?

The concourse of the first basement of Naniwabashi Station was set up as Art Area B1 when the Keihan Electric Railway's Nakanoshima Line was opened on October 19, 2008. Since then, the project has aimed to make the station a center of artistic communication.

Date: 2016-12-22 (Thu) 19:00 - 21:00
Organizer: Art Area B1 (Osaka University, NPO Dance Box, Keihan Electric Railway)
Venue: Art Area B1 (1st Basement Concourse, Naniwabashi Station, Keihan Nakanoshima Line)
Registration: Registration is not required for this seminar.
Contact: Kaitokudo for the 21st Century, Osaka University

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