Contents

Report Series
Will a network of persons with cancer change the future of medical treatment?

Sports Technology Protecting Athletes and Providing Fairer Refereeing

Kenji Tsuda

Cross Talk
Professor Mareki Honma discusses the journey behind the first-ever successful imaging of a black hole

Professor Mareki Honma discusses the journey behind the first-ever successful imaging of a black hole

Mareki Honma

(Director, Mizusawa VLBI Observatory, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (NAOJ))

Mie Nagata

(Chief Lecturer, Cosmo Planetarium Shibuya)
Expert Interview
Will a network of persons with cancer change the future of medical treatment?

Will a network of persons with cancer change the future of medical treatment?

Irad Deutsch

(Belong.life co-founder, CTO)

Expert Interview
Building a CMOS Annealing Machine to Solve Combinatorial Optimization Problems

Building a CMOS Annealing Machine to Solve Combinatorial Optimization Problems

Masanao Yamaoka

(Senior Researcher, Information Electronics Research Department, Center for Technology Innovation - Electronics, Research & Development Group, Hitachi, Ltd.)

Visiting Laboratories
Extending Human Abilities through Human-Machine Integration

Extending Human Abilities through Human-Machine Integration

Inami Hiyama Laboratory, the University of Tokyo

Expert Interview
Ramifications of Technology in an Automated World of 5G Sensors

Ramifications of Technology in an Automated World of 5G Sensors

Kevin Slavin

(Chief Science and Technology Officer, The Shed)

Expert Interview
Moment Factory Spurs Inspiration and Creativity with Original Programming and Tweaked Hardware

Moment Factory Spurs Inspiration and Creativity with Original Programming and Tweaked Hardware

Dominic Audet

(Co-Founder/Chief Innovation Officer, Moment Factory)

Expert Interview
The Race to Develop SiC Power Devices Intensifies, The Real Test Will Be in the Next Five to Ten Years

The Race to Develop SiC Power Devices Intensifies, The Real Test Will Be in the Next Five to Ten Years

Tsunenobu Kimoto

(Professor of Electronic Science and Engineering at the Graduate School of Engineering, Kyoto University)

Scientist Interview
Mission: Establishing a Human Settlement on Mars by 2023

Mission: Establishing a Human Settlement on Mars by 2023

Bas Lansdorp

(Co-Founder & General Director, Mars One)

Scientist Interview
MEMS Devices Make Healthcare Friendlier to Patients

MEMS Devices Make Healthcare Friendlier to Patients

Masayoshi Esashi

(Professor, Department of Nanomechanics, Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University)