International Symposium on Frontier of Terahertz Spectroscopy III
|Next generation technology in THz frequency region and its application to THz sensitive spectroscopy and sensing|

The Division of Terahertz Spectroscopy, the Spectroscopical Society of Japan, has organized the symposium on gFrontier of Terahertz Spectroscopyh every year from 2006, aiming for providing a platform for free discussion and information exchanges for terahertz spectroscopy and related science & technologies. This year, we organize the symposium focusing on the topics of gNext generation technology in THz frequency region and its application to THz sensitive spectroscopy and sensing,h on 22 and 23 October, 2009, in University of Fukui, collaborating with the Research Center for Development of Far-Infrared Region, University of Fukui. The symposium consists invited talks, poster sessions with contributed papers, a panel exhibition of products associated with THz spectroscopy by companies. gThe Best Student Posterh and gEncouraging Prizeh for young researchers will be awarded at the end of the symposium. We are expecting many people who are interesting in THz spectroscopy will attend the symposium and enjoy discussions.

Division of Terahertz Spectroscopy, The Spectroscopical Society of Japan

Joint Organizer

Research Center for Development of Far-Infrared Region, University of Fukui

Co-sponsors The Professional Group for Terahertz technology in the Japan Society of Applied PhysicsC Terahertz Technology Forum, The Chubu Branch of the Spectroscopical Society of Japan, The Chemical Society of Japan, The Japan Society for Analytical Chemistry, The Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers(IEICE), The Japan Society of Infrared Science and Technology
Date 22(Thu) 13:00 - 23(Fri) 17:30, October, 2009 (The reception desk opens from 12:00 on 22 Oct.)
Conference site

Main Conference Room on the 13th floor of Integrated Research Building I, Bunkyo Campus, University of Fukui

Access to
University of Fukui
From JR Fukui Station, (i) take the buses leaving from Bus Stop No.10 in front of JR Fukui Station and get off at Fukui-daigaku-mae (approx. 10 minutes), or (ii) take the Echizen Railway (Awara-Mikuni Line) and get off at Fukudai-mae-nishi-fukui Station
Enrollment limitation 120
Invited Speakers Ci-Ling Pan (National Tsing Hua University), Manfred Thumm (Karlsruhe Research Center), Joseph R. Demers (Emcore), Joo-Hiuk Son (University of Seoul), Kyounghwan Oh (NTT), Toshitaka Idehara(Univ of Fukui), Masanori Hangyo (Osaka Univ), Fusakazu Matsushima (Univ of Toyama)CYusuke Suzuki (Zensei Pharmaceutical Industries Co., Ltd)CMasahiko Tani (Univ of Fukui)
Program Download the whole program
Download the poster session program
Registration Fee Non-memberfs Pre-registration 10,000JPY (Onsite 15,000JPY), Memberfs Pre-Registration (Including Co-sponsored associations) 5,000JPY (Onsite 8,000JPY), Student-memberfs pre-registration 1,000JPY (Onsite 3,000JPY), Non-member student Pre-registration 3,000JPYiOnsite 5,000JPYj
(i) Please remit the pre-registration fee to the following bank account by 16 October, 2009. On-site registration fee should be paid at the reception desk.
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(ii) The registration fee includes the Program and Conference Digest (not including the convivial party on the evening of 22 October, 2009)
(iii) The convivial party fee is 3,000JPY (1,000JPY for students) and is needed to be paid at the registration desk on the first day of the symposium.
(iv) Application to the student membership into the Spectroscopical Society of Japan is possible without additional fee (The pre-registration fee of non-member student, 3,000JPY, is taken as the annual student membership fee of 2,000JPY and the student memberfs pre-registration fee of 1,000JPY) on the registration to the symposium
Registration Download the registration form from this conference HP and send it to tanifir.u-fukui.ac.jp after filling up the form by 9 October, 2009(<-- The deadline was extended).
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Submission of papers

For submission of the contributed papers to the Poster Session, please send the following information to tanifir.u-fukui.ac.jp by 18 September, 2009 (Extended!): (1) Presenterfs name, (2) Contact address including affiliation, mailing address, phone&fax number, and e-mail address. (3) Title of the paper, (4) Authorfs and coauthorsf names.

Submission of Abstract After notification of acceptance of the paper, please submit one-page abstract on the A-4 size format by 18 September, 2009. --> Download the abstract format
For information
on the Symposium,
please contact
Masahiko Tani
Research Center for Development of Far-Infrared Region
University of Fukui
3-9-1 Bunkyo, Fukui 910-8507, Japan
Phone: +81-776-27-8659
Fax: +81-776-27-8770