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International Consortium for Development of High-Power Terahertz Science and Technology




June 21, 2021 Newsletter #18>   (List of the Newsletter )
The International Consortium for Development of High-Power THz Science and Technology Newsletter #18 is now published online.
The link to the consortium website is here. We are looking forward to your contribution in the next issue!
Thank you.


May 21, 2021 
(14:45`16:30)
FIR Seminar   (details)
Lecture1
Title: Electromagnetic characteristics of the coupling system of one-dimensional photonic crystal and its physics
Lecturer:Dr. Hideaki KITAHARA
iSpecially Appointed Assistant Prof., FIR UFj

Lecture2
Title: Impact of various spintronic antenna structures driven by a 780-nm pump wavelength to terahertz wave generation
Lecturer:Ms. Miezel TALARA (Researcher, FIR UF

This seminar will be held online using Zoom.
The meeting ID was sent to those who are registered on our mailing list. If you would like to participate, please apply by the day before the seminar from here .

Apr. 1, 2021 Dr. Akira Okutani has joined FIR-UF as a Specially-appointed Assistant Professor.


Apr. 1, 2021 Dr. Kohei Nakagawa has joined FIR-UF as a Researcher.


Apr. 1, 2021 Dr.Talara Miezel Legurpa has joined FIR-UF as a Researcher.


March 8-10, 2021 yWorkshopz"The 8th International Workshop on Far-Infrared Technologies 2021 (IW-FIRT 2021)" will be held. (website)


March. 1, 2021
yMemorandum of Agreement/Memorandum of Understandingz
@A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for research collaborations has
been signed with Institute of Physical and Organic Chemistry, Southern
Federal University.

Feb., 2021 Newsletter #17>   (List of the Newsletter )
February issue of the Newsletter of the International Consortium "Development of High Power Terahertz Science and Technology" has been published.
Please refer to the external link on the left side for the international consortium.

Jan. 1, 2021
yMemorandum of Agreement/Memorandum of Understandingz
A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for research collaborations has
been signed with Haluoleo University(Indonesia).

Oct., 2020 Newsletter #16>   (List of the Newsletter )
October issue of the Newsletter of the International Consortium "Development of High Power Terahertz Science and Technology" has been published.
Please refer to the external link on the left side for the international consortium.

Oct. 7, 2020
yMemorandum of Agreement/Memorandum of Understandingz
@A Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) for research collaborations and a
Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for comprehensive collaborations have
been signed between University of the Philippines Diliman and University
of Fukui.

Sept. 1, 2020 Assoc. Prof.Kohji Yamamoto has transfered to Department of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering.


Sept. 1, 2020 Assoc. Prof.Takayuki Makino has transfered from Department of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering to the FIR center.


Aug. 3, 2020 
(14:45`15:45)
FIR Seminar   (details)
Title: Single crystal growth of novel magnetic materials and their magnetismS
Lecturer:Dr. Shigeo Hara
iFIR-UFj
This seminar will be held online using Google meet.
Please note that you must have a Google account to use Google meet.
If you have a G Suite account at the University of Fukui, please use the account to access the FIR Seminar.
The code required for participation is sent by email to those registered on our mailing list.
If you do not have the code, please contact us at the following email address,
including (1) your name, (2) your affiliation, and (3) your email address.

Email address: fir-seminar_application[-at-]fir.u-fukui.ac.jp
Replace [-at-] with @.


July 1, 2020 Dr. Shigeo Hara has joined FIR-UF as a Researcher.


July 1, 2020 Assoc.Prof. Sakae Kawato has joined FIR-UF as a concurrent member.


Apr. 1, 2020
yMemorandum of Agreement/Memorandum of Understandingz
@An agreement (MoU) has been signed to extend the international
consortium for "Development of High Power Terahertz Science and
Technology" to March 31, 2025, with new participating organizations.

March. 31, 2020 Prof. SAITO Teruo has retired from FIR-UF.


March. 31, 2020 Prof. Ilya Bandurkin has resigned from FIR-UF .


March. 1, 2020 Dr. Joselite Muldera has joined FIR-UF as a Researcher.


Feb. 29, 2020 Dr. Jessica Afalla has resigned from FIR-UF .


Feb. 17, 2020 
(13:30`14:30)
FIR Seminar   (details)
Title: Numerical simulation of the gyrotron electron guns and helical electron beam analyzers
Lecturer:Prof. Vladimir N. Manuilov
iProfessor of Nizhny Novgorod State University; Visiting Professor of FIR UF
Venue: FIR 5F Colloquium Room

Feb., 2020 The NEWSLETTER#14 of the International Consortium
gDevelopment of High-Power Terahertz Science & Technologyh has been published.
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Feb. 1, 2020 Prof. Irina Valerfevna Zotova (Leading scientist,
Institute of Applied Physics RAS; Professor for Promotion of research on high performance far-infrared gyrotrons,
FIR-UF) has joined FIR-UF as a specially-appointed professor through the Cross-appointment Program.
(Term:Feb. 1,2020 - March 31,2020)

Jan. 16, 2020 
(15:00`16:00)
FIR Seminar   (details)
Title: Developments of terahertz large-orbit high-harmonic gyrotrons at IAP RAS
Lecturer:Prof. Andrey Savilov
iHead of Laboratory, Institute of Applied
Physics of the Russian Academy ofScience ,
Russia; Professor for Promotion of research on high
performance far infrared gyrotrons, FIR,UFj
Venue: FIR 5F Colloquium Room

Jan. 1, 2020 Prof. Vladimir N. Manuilov (Professor, Radio
Physical Department of Nizhny Novgorod State University, Nizhny
Novgorod)has joined FIR-UF as a visiting professor.
(Term:Jan. 1 - Feb. 29,2020)

Dec. 5, 2019 
(10:30`11:30)
FIR Seminar   (details)
Title: Research activities at group Laser & Photonics, Center For Quantum
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Lecturer:Dr. Pham Hong Minh
iAssociate Prof. of IOP VAST,Vice-Director of Center for Quantum Electronics (CQE),
IOP, VAST and leader of Photonics groupj
Venue: FIR 5F Colloquium Room

Dec. 1, 2019 Prof.Andrei Vladimirovich Savilov (Head of Laboratory,
Institute of Applied Physics of the Russian Academy of Science,
Russia; Professor for Promotion of research on high performance
far-infrared gyrotrons, FIR-UF)
has joined FIR-UF as a specially-appointed professor through the Cross-appointment Program.
(Term:Dec. 1,2019 - Jan. 31,2020)

Nov. 28, 2019 
(13:00`14:00)
FIR Seminar   (details)
Title: Latest experimental results of the study on the double-beam gyrotron
Lecturer:Assoc. Prof. Eduard M. Khutorian
iDepartment of Vacuum Electronics O. Ya. Usikov Institute
for Radiophysics and Electronics of National Academy of Science of
Ukraine; Visiting Associate Professor FIR UFj
Venue: FIR 5F Colloquium Room

Nov. 19, 2019 
(13:30`14:30)
FIR Seminar   (details)
Title: Hybrid surface-radiating modes in a double periodic grating and their application for THz Cherenkov oscillators.
Lecturer: Dr. Eduard Khutoryan
iSenior Researcher of Diffraction Theory and Diffraction Electronics Department of Institute
for Radio Physics and Electronics of National Academy of Science of Ukraine
and Visiting Associate Professor of FIR UFj
Venue: FIR 5F Colloquium Room

Oct. 18, 2019
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Oct. 1, 2019 Prof.Svilen Petrov Sabchevski (Head of the Laboratory Plasma Physics and
Engineering Institute of Electronics of
the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences,
Professor for Promotion of Research on
High Performance Far-Infrared Gyrotrons,FIR-UF)
] has joined FIR-UF as a specially-appointed professor through the Cross-appointment Program.
(Term:Oct. 1 - Nov. 30,2019)

Oct. 1, 2019 Dr. Eduard M. KHUTORIAN (Senior Researcher of Diffraction Theory and
Diffraction Electronics Department of Institute for Radio Physics and
Electronics of National Academy of Science of Ukraine and Visiting Associate Professor of FIR UF)
has joined FIR-UF as a visiting associate professor.
(Term:Oct. 1 - Nov. 30,2019)

Oct. 1, 2019 Dr. Ilya Bandurkin (Senior Researcher, Department of high-frequency relativistic electronics,
Institute of Applied Physics of the Russian Academy of Sciences,
and a Specially Appointed Associate Professor of FIR-UF)
has joined FIR-UF as a Specially appointed Associate Professor.
(Term:Oct. 1 - Mar. 31,2020)

Sept. 27, 2019
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Venue: FIR 5F Colloquium Room

Sept. 26, 2019
(13:00`14:00)
FIR Seminar   (details)
Title: Nitride based light emitting diodes: from the visible to the UV range
Lecturer: Dr. Julien Brault iCNRS Senior Researcher, CNRS- CRHEA,
Centre de Recherche sur lfHetero-Epitaxie et ses Applications,
Visiting Associate Professor of FIR UFj
Venue: FIR 5F Colloquium Room

Sept. 26, 2019
(14:15`15:15)
FIR Seminar   (details)
Title: Few ways of real and novel THz sources based on semiconductors
Lecturer: Dr. Sergey Morozov iHead of Lab gPhysics of semiconductor heterostructures and superlatticesh,
Institute for Physics of Microstructures Russian Academy of Science,
Visiting Associate Professor of FIR UFj
Venue: FIR 5F Colloquium Room

Aug. 1, 2019 Dr. Sergey Morozov iHead of Lab gPhysics of semiconductor heterostructures and superlatticesh,
Institute for Physics of Microstructures Russian Academy of Science,Visiting Associate Professor of FIR UFj
has joined FIR-UF as a specially-appointed associate professor through the Cross-appointment Program.
(Term:Aug. 1 - Sept. 30,2019)

July 25, 2019
(16:30`17:30)
FIR Seminar   (details)
Title: Gyrotron setups and components of transmission lines developed by IAP RAS/Gycom for ECR ion sources and technological applications
Lecturer: Assoc. Prof. Aleksandr Tsvetkov (Senior Researcher, Institute of Applied Physics, Russian Academy of Sciences;
Associate Professor for Promotion of research on high performance far-infrared gyrotrons, FIR UF)
Venue: FIR 5F Colloquium Room

July 24, 2019
(15:00`16:00)
FIR Seminar   (details)
Title: Towards commercially-viable THz photoconductive antennas: Progress and medium-term plans
Lecturer: Prof. Elmer Estacio (Professor of National Institute of Physics, University of the Philippines, Visiting Professor of FIR UF)
Venue: FIR 5F Colloquium Room

July 19, 2019
(13:30`14:30)
FIR Seminar   (details)
Title: Epitaxial growth of quantum dots: self-assembling processes and application to nitride semiconductors
Lecturer: Dr. Julien Brault (CNRS Senior Researcher, CNRS- CRHEA, Centre de Recherche sur lfHetero-Epitaxie et ses Applications, Visiting Associate Professor of FIR UF)
Venue: FIR 5F Colloquium Room

July 1, 2019 Dr. Julien Brault iCNRS Senior Researcher, CNRS- CRHEA, Centre de Recherche sur lfHetero-Epitaxie et ses Applications, Visiting Associate Professor of FIR UFj
has joined FIR-UF as a visiting associate professor.
(Term:July 1 - Sept. 30,2019)

June 21, 2019
(13:30`14:30)
FIR Seminar   (details)
Title: Direct Synthesis of Novel Graphene/BaTiO3 Ceramics Using a 28 GHz Gyrotron Heating System: Pure BaTiO3 as a First Study
Lecturer: Prof. La Agusu(Head, Laboratory of Chemical Processing, Department of Physics at Halu Oleo University, Indonesia, Invited Associate Professor of FIR-UF)
Venue: FIR 5F Colloquium Room

June 14-16, 2019 yWorkshopz"The Second Japan - Philippines Terahertz Research Workshop in 2019 (JPTW 2019)" will be held. (website)


June 1, 2019 Prof. Elmer Estacio (Professor of National Institute of Physics, University of the Philippines, Visiting Professor of FIR UF)
has joined FIR-UF as a visiting professor.
(Term:June 1 - July 31,2019)

June 1, 2019 Assoc. Prof. Aleksandr Tsvetkov iSenior Researcher, Institute of Applied Physics, Russian Academy of Sciences;
Associate Professor for Promotion of research on high performance far-infrared gyrotrons, FIR UFj
has joined FIR-UF as a specially-appointed associate professor through the Cross-appointment Program.
(Term:June 1 - July 31,2019)

May 29, 2019
(15:00`16:00)
FIR Seminar   (details)
Title: Experimental Investigation of THz Clinotrons and Double Beam Gyrotron
Lecturer: Assoc. Prof. Alexei Kuleshov(Deputy Head of Department of Vacuum Electronics;
O. Ya. Usikov Institute for Radiophysics and Electronics of
National Academy of Science of Ukraine; Associate Professor for
Promotion of research on high performance far-infrared
gyrotrons, FIR UF)
Venue: FIR 5F Colloquium Room

May 15, 2019 Signed Memorandum of Understanding with Institute of Physics,
Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology.


May 1, 2019 Prof. La Agusu (Head, Laboratory of Chemical Processing,Department of Physics, Halu Oleo University, Indonesia)
has joined FIR-UF as a visiting associate professor.
(Term:May 1 - June 30,2019)

Apr. 1, 2019 Prof. Oleksey Kuleshov (Deputy Head of Department of Vacuum Electronics,
O. Ya. Usikov Institute for Radio-physics and Electronics of National Academy of Science of UkraineAUkraine)
has joined FIR-UF as a specially-appointed associate professor through the Cross-appointment Program.
(Term: Apr.1 - May 31, 2019)

March 5-7, 2019 yWorkshopz"The 7th International Workshop on Far-Infrared Technologies 2019 (IW-FIRT 2019)" was held. (website)


February 4, 2019 yAnnouncementz International Collaborative Research Program  (website)


Jan. 22, 2019 (13:30`14:30) FIR Seminar   (details)
Title: High-harmonic gyrotrons: new approaches
Lecturer: Assoc. Prof. Ilya Bandurkin (Senior Researcher, Institute of Applied Physics of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Department of high-frequency relativistic electronics; Associate Professor for Promotion of research on high performance far-infrared gyrotrons, FIR-UF)
Venue: FIR 5F Colloquium Room

Jan. 22, 2019 Prof. Garik TorosyaniSenior researcher, Photonik-Zentrum Kaiserslautern e.V.jhas joined FIR as Visiting Professor. (Term: Jan.22 - Feb.26, 2019)

Jan. 1, 2019 Prof. Nikita RyskiniHead of Vacuum Micro-and Nanoelectronics Lab, Institute of Radio Engineering and Electronics (Saratov Branch), Russian Academy of Sciencejhas joined FIR as Visiting Professor. (Term: Jan. 1 - Mar. 31, 2019)

Dec. 11, 2018 (10:30`11:30) FIR Seminar   (details)
Title: Study on Millimeter Wave Characteristics of Graphene Based Materials
Lecturer: Prof. La Agusu (Associate Professor at Halu Oleo University, Indonesia)
Venue: FIR 5F Colloquium Room

Dec. 1, 2018 Dr. Ilia Bandurkin (Senior Researcher, Institute of Applied Physics of the Russian Academy of Sciencesj has joined FIR as Specially-appointed Associate Professor through Cross-appointment Program (Term: Dec. 1, 2018 - Jan. 31, 2019)

Nov. 20, 2018 (10:30-11:30) FIR Seminar   (details)
Title: Novel Mechanism of Intense Pulse Generation in Gyrodevices
Lecturer: Prof. Irina Zotova (Leading scientist, Institute of Applied Physics RAS; Professor for Promotion of research on high performance far-infrared gyrotrons, FIR-UF)
Venue: FIR 5F Colloquium Room

Nov. 1-3, 2018 yAwardz Dr. Yuya Ishikawa received the Best Presentation Award in the 57th Annual Meeting of the Society of Electron Spin Science and Technology.
Presentation TitleFDevelopment of Millimeter-Wave-Band ESR/NMR Measurement System at Very Low Temperatures using 3He-4He Dilution Refrigerator

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Oct. 16, 2018 Dr. Eduard KhutorianiLeading Scientific Researcher of Institute for Radiophysics and Electronics National Academy of Sciences Ukraine, IRE NASUj has joined FIR as Specially-appointed Assistant Professor. (Term: Oct. 16, 2018 - Mar. 31,2019)

Oct. 1, 2018 Dr. Joselito Echavez MulderaiAssociate Professorial Lecturer of Department of Physics, De LaSalle University jhas joined FIR as Research Fellow. (Term: Oct. 1, 2018- Mar. 31, 2019)

Sept. 30, 2018 Prof. Vladimir ManuiloviProfessor of Nizhny Novgorod State Universityjhas retired as Visiting Professor.

Sept. 23-27, 2018 yAwardz DN, M2 studentiMitsudo Lab, Supervisor: Dr. Fujijreceived the Best Student Poster Award in an International Conference : The 3rd Joint Conference of APES and IES Symposium.

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Sept. 26, 2018 (10:00-11:00) FIR Seminar   (details)
Title: The Project of a CW 3rd Harmonic Gyrotron with an Operating Frequency of 1.185 THz for DNP/NMR Spectroscopy
Lecturer: Prof. V. N. Manuilov (Professor of State University of Nizhny Novgorod, Russia; Visiting Professor of FIR-UF)
Venue: FIR 5F Colloquium Room

Sept. 18 - Dec. 17, 2018 Dr. La AgusuiSpecially-appointed Associate Professor of University of Halu Oleojvisited FIR.

Sept. 4-9, 2018 Prof. Olgierd Dumbrajs (Professor of Institute of Solid State Physics, University of Latviajvisited FIR.

2018N0901 Specially-appointed Prof. Irina Zotova iLeading Scientific Researcher, Institute of Applied Physics of the Russian Academy of Sciencesjhas joined FIR as Specially-appointed Professor through the Cross-appointment Program. (Term: Sept. 1 - Nov. 30, 2018).

October 2, 2017 yAnnouncementz International Collaborative Research Program  (website)


March 7-9, 2017 yWorkshopz"The 6th International Workshop on Far-Infrared Technologies 2017 (IW-FIRT 2017)" was held. (website)