A Perspective on University Research and Graduate Studies in Japan
Abstract:Several facets of education and research in a Japanese university are discussed. Many similarities exist (relative to the U.S.A.); nonetheless, numerous cultural and organizational differences profoundly influence the nature of graduate studies in Japan. Graduate education in the Minami Laboratory of Scientific Instrumentation and Measurement Engineering, Department of Applied Physics, Osaka University, is featured. Some particulars relative to undertaking a long-term research stay in Japan are also included.
Document Type: Special Article
Affiliations: Department of Chemistry, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48202 & Department of Applied Physics, Osaka University, Suita, Osaka 565 Japan
Publication date: November 1, 1989
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