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1st IPA Research Grant Award

Award Ceremony

1st IPA Research Grant Award Ceremony
Date :
16 February 2007
Place :
The Møller Centre
Churchill College
Cambridge University, UK
Organizer :
IPA Award Committee
Presenter :
President Akio Kitamura
Winners :
10 research groups
out of 15 applicants
Programme :
  • Explanation of Award Scheme
  • Presentation of Award
  • Research Presentation by
    8 Award Winners

IPA Award Committee invited the honourable award winners of the 1st IPA Research Grant Award to the IPA General Assembly and Inaugural Workshop and held an award presentation ceremony. Total 12 people in 8 winning parties joined the ceremony and were conferred testimonials and grant by Honorary President Akio Kitamura. They made presentations of award winning research proposals to all attendees of the General Assembly. The absent two winners, Assistant Prof. J.T. DeJong and Prof. R.D. Holtz, were conferred by post later.

Awards presented by Honorary President Akio Kitamura

Prof. Adrian F. L. Hyde
Prof. Adrian F. L. Hyde
Prof. Osamu Kusakabe
Prof. Osamu Kusakabe
Prof. Barry M. Lehane
Prof. Barry M. Lehane
Assistant Prof. Taro Uchimura
Assistant Prof. Taro Uchimura
on behalf of
Prof. Koichi Maekawa
Dr Andrew McNamara
Dr Andrew McNamara
Dr Kenichi Soga, Mr Chris Chau, Dr Toru Inui, Mr Duncan Nicholson
Dr Kenichi Soga,
Mr Chris Chau, Dr Toru Inui,
Mr Duncan Nicholson
Prof. A. F. van Tol with Ir Jelke Dijkstra
Prof. A. F. van Tol
with Ir Jelke Dijkstra
Associate Prof. Limin Zhang
Associate Prof. Limin Zhang

Presentation of Awarded Proposals by 8 Award Winners

Emeritus Prof. Tagaya, one of the jury members
Emeritus Prof. Tagaya, one of the jury members
Disclosure of the criterion of evaluation of the Award
Prof. Adrian F. L. Hyde
Prof. Adrian F. L. Hyde
Prof. Osamu Kusakabe
Prof. Osamu Kusakabe
Prof. Barry M. Lehane
Prof. Barry M. Lehane
Assistant Prof. Taro Uchimura
Assistant Prof. Taro Uchimura
Dr Andrew McNamara
Dr Andrew McNamara
Mr Chris Chau
Mr Chris Chau
Prof. A. F. van Tol
Prof. A. F. van Tol
Associate Prof. Limin Zhang
Associate Prof. Limin Zhang