IDW '21


111th Japan Academy Prize Commemorative Lectures

The Japan Academy (Nippon Gakushi-in) honors individuals with the most eminent records of academic and scientific achievement. Prof. Shunsuke Kobayashi and Prof. Tatsuo Uchida have been selected as the recipients of Japan Academy Prize for "Elucidation of the Physical Properties of Liquid Crystal and the Study of High-Performance Liquid Crystal Displays". The Award Ceremony was held on June 21, 2021, in the presence of Their Majesties The Emperor and Empress.

To commemorate the prize, two professors give lecture video on their achievements. Please enjoy the lectures.

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Shunsuke Kobayashi

Professor Emeritus
Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology

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Tatsuo Uchida

Professor Emeritus
Tohoku University

Lecture Videos
Prof. Shunsuke Kobayashi A Review of the Realization of Defect-Free High Performance LCDs
Prof. Tatsuo Uchida History of Liquid Crystal Research and Expectations for the Future

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(Deadline: December 12, 2021)

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