About the Millennium Science Forum

  About the Millennium Science Forum  
    Introduction by the Steering Committee
 

 

Objectives:
The Millennium Science Forum was established in March 1999 with the following objectives:-

 


1. Promote research in Condensed Matter Science in Japan.
2. Motivate young researchers in Condensed Matter Science.
3. Increase the scientific exchange between Japan and Britain.

 

 

Activities:

  The Millennium Science Froum is held annually at the Britain Embassy in Tokyo with distinguished Japanese and Britain speakers from the scientific community.
  The Millennium Science Forum promotes the “*1 Sir Martin Wood Prize” which is awarded to a young researcher who has made an outstanding contribution in condensed matter science.
  *1 Sir Martin Wood is the founder and Honorary President of Oxford Instruments plc, the scientific research equipment manufacturer that supports the prize.