About the Millennium Science Forum

  About the Millennium Science Forum  
    Introduction by the Steering Committee


The Millennnium Science Forum was established in March 1999 with the following objectivities:-


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.




  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.