venerdì 12 aprile 2013

Riken Open Campus, April 20 2013

RIKEN Open Day
Logo of the event

Also this year, the RIKEN open campus will be held Saturday, April 20, 2013 - from 9:00 to 16:00 ( here the link in Japanese). This event, which involves all the laboratories of the institute,wants to show the researches carried out in the fields of physics, biology, medicine, chemistry .... There are both  lectures and experiments be carried out with the participants.
As last year, our laboratory will be involved with a number of lectures on space (in Japanese and English), with 3D video, the use of Fresnel lenses and the model of JEM-EUSO, for the study of cosmic rays from the International Space Station.

Mock-up model of the space telescope JEM-EUSO

Posters on environemntal radiation 
We qill also measure the radiation environment and compare with that of objects of common use.
The RIKEN is located in Wako, Saitama Prefecture, about fifteen minutes from Ikebukuro.

Those who can not participate in the 20, are of course welcome anytime!