Invited Talks

Tuesday, January 23, 2007

Session 1: Opening Session

3F Ball A

Chair: Toshihiko Hirooka, Research Associate

Time Title
9:50 1-1 Growth of AlN Single Crystals and Applications for Future Electronics
Albrecht Winnacker, Professor
University of Erlangen, Germany
10:30 1-2 Optical Networking in the 21st Century: Challenges and Opportunities
Leonid Kazovsky, Professor
Stanford University, USA
11:10 1-3 Shaping the future: From nanostructures to nanotechnology
David Tománek, Professor
Michigan State University, USA

Wednesday, January 24, 2007

Session 5: Spintronics & Magnetic Materials/Applications

3F Ball A

Chair: Masakiyo Tsunoda, Associate Professor

Time Title
9:00 5-1 Spin transport and spin transfer in modulated structures of (Ga,Mn)As
Tomasz Dietl, Professor
Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland
9:40 5-2 Spins, bytes and cures: science and technology of magnetic nanoparticles
Kannan Krishnan, Professor
University of Washington, USA
--- Break(10:20-10:40) ---
10:40 5-3 Current Induced Magnetization Switching Study in MgO-based Magnetic Tunnel Junctions
Te-Ho Wu, Professor
National Yunlin University, Taiwan
11:20 5-4 Beyond Magnetic Areal Density Growth: Systems' aspects of the Future Evolution of the Hard Disk Drive
Giora Tarnopolsky, President
TarnoTek, USA

Session 6: Wireless Communications & Signal Processings

3F Oak Room

Chair: Eisuke Kudoh, Associate Professor

Time Title
9:00 6-1 Radiation from Slotted Conducting Circular Cylinders
Hyo Yoon Eom, Professor
KAIST, Korea
9:40 6-2 OFCDM - A Promising Wireless Broadband Access Technique
Jiangzhou Wang, Professor
University of Kent, UK
--- Break(10:20-10:40) ---
10:40 6-3 Keyword Spotting in Broadcast News---Research at Voice Interface Lab at KAIST
Yung-Hwan Oh, Professor
KAIST, Korea
11:20 6-4 Ultrafast Photonic Signal Processing via Optical Fourier Domain Manipulation
Andrew Weiner, Professor
Purdue University, USA

Thursday, January 25, 2007

Session 22: Cutting Edge Information Electronics

3F Ball A

Chair: Kouji Kotani, Associate Professor

Time Title
14:20 22-1 Self-Organized Titanium Oxide Nanotube-Layers: Formation, Properties and Applications
Patrik Shmuki, Professor
University of Erlangen, Germany
15:00 22-2 High Frequency Figures of Merit of Conventional and Schottky Barrier MOSFETs
François Danneville, Professor
University of Lille, France
--- Break(15:40-16:00) ---
16:00 22-3 Design of efficient IIR digital filters based on sensitivity minimizations
Georgi Stoyanov, Professor
Technical University of Sofia, Bulgaria
16:40 22-4 Quantum optics treatment of surface-enhanced Raman scattering
Peter Johansson, Professor
University of Örbro, Sweden