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4th Symposium on Innovative Measurement
and Analysis for Structural Materials

Tokyo Headquarters (Science Plaza) (access)
Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)
Nov. 13-15, 2018

We deeply thank you for your participation.
(Abstract booklet, Photographs)

At the 4th International symposium, SIP-IMASM 2018, recent technological breakthroughs in the areas of structural materials for aircrafts and steels were for reported and discussed. Presentations by distinguished keynote and invited speakers were given on CFRP composites, heat resistant alloys, ceramic coating, and steels. The project team members reported the latest results on innovative measurement and analysis for these materials, and other papers on these topics were presented.

  SIP: Cross-Ministerial Strategic Innovation Promotion program
  SM4I: Structural Materials for Innovation

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Schedule  (Program, Abstract booklet)


Keynote talks

Invited talks


2nd SIP-IMASM symposium (SIP-IMASM2016)
3rd SIP-IMASM symposium (SIP-IMASM2017)


Organizing committee

Masataka Ohkubo (AIST), Yoshihisa Harada (AIST), Hiroaki Mamiya (NIMS), Tadakatsu Ohkubo (NIMS), Akira Uedono (University of Tsukkba), Kimikazu Sasa (University of Tsukkba), Masao Kimura (KEK), Yasuo Takeichi (KEK), Kanae Oguchi (The university of Tokyo)

Steering committee

Masataka Ohkubo (AIST), Yoshihisa Harada (AIST), Brian O’Rourke (AIST), Paul Fons (AIST), Tohru Mogami (AIST), Takeo Matsuki (AIST), Haruhisa Kurokawa (AIST), Tomoko Tokumaru (AIST)


SIP-IMASM2018 committee
AIST nanometronics lab/Nanoelectronics Research Institutes
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
1-1-1, Umezono, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 305-8568, Japan

AIST, NIMS, university of Tsukuba, KEK, the university of Tokyo, which are the core organizations of TIA, participate in SIP-IMASM.

(Last Updated: 5th December 2018)