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RIKEN is Japan's flagship research institute for basic and applied research. Over 2500 papers by RIKEN researchers are published every year in leading scientific and technology journals, covering a broad spectrum of disciplines including physics, chemistry, biology, engineering, and medical science. RIKEN's research environment and strong emphasis on interdisciplinary collaboration and globalisation have earned a worldwide reputation for scientific excellence. RIKEN celebrated its 100th birthday in 2017.

RIKEN Singapore Representative Office is RIKEN’s first overseas office officially opened in April, 2006 located at Biopolis, Singapore’s world-class Bio-research hub, as a regional coordinator for scientific research exchange and collaborations between RIKEN and Southeast Asian countries.
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RIKEN Executive Director attended the 6th STS forum ASEAN – JAPAN WORKSHOP in Singapore 

April 23, 2019, Prof. Motoko Kotani, RIKEN Executive Director in charge of International Corporations, attended as a speaker and one of panelists at this workshop’s “Session 1: Science and Technology Cooperation between ASEAN and Japan: human resource development and brain circulation”.

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May 13, 2019

Recent Research Highlights – RIKEN Research (SPRING 2019)

“RIKEN Research” is a quarterly English-language publication, highlighting the latest research at RIKEN labs and centers.

To download the PDF of the printed version, please visit http://www.riken.jp/en/research/rikenresearch.

For past issues of the print magazine please visit our archive.

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April 02, 2019

Students from Seifu Nankai High School visited RIKEN Office

On March 15, 2019, a group of students and teachers from Seifu Nankai Senior High School in Osaka, Japan visited RIKEN Office for their Overseas Fieldwork.

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March 25, 2019

RIKEN scientist awarded The Asia HPC Leadership Award at SupercomputingAsia 2019 (SCA19) in Singapore

RIKEN Center for Computational Science (R-CCS) Director Prof. Satoshi Matsuoka was awarded The Asia HPC Leadership Award on 12 March. The award recognises an outstanding individual with excellence in leadership within the HPC community.

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March 25, 2019

Attending USM-RIKEN International Center for Ageing Science (URICAS) Symposium 2019 and International Conference on Ageing 2019, Penang, Malaysia

RIKEN researchers and officials attended URICAS Symposium 2019 held at Universiti Sains Malaysia(USM), Penang, Malaysia on 6 March 2019 followed by International Conference on Ageing 2019 ageing with dignity organized by USM on 7-8 March 2019.

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March 25, 2019

RIKEN at a Glance 2018

Do you want to know about RIKEN ? Here is the latest pamphlet offers an introduction to RIKEN. To download the PDF of the printed version, please visit http://www.riken.jp/en/pr/publications/pamphlets/.

October 15, 2018

RIKEN booth at “Thailand National Science and Technology Fair 2018”  

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August 30, 2018

RIKEN booth at “innovfest unbound 2018”

On June 5 and 6, RIKEN participated in the “innovfest unbound 2018” exhibition, an innovation festival which was said to be the largest in Southeast Asia and was held as part of the Smart Nation Innovations Week in Singapore.

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July 04, 2018


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