News

May 24, 2016
We have published messages from President Matsumoto and Keidanren Chairman Sadayuki Sakakibara.

May 24, 2016
We have uploaded a video showing the first of our lecture series on the history of RIKEN. The lecture, in Japanese, focuses on Masatoshi Okochi, RIKEN's third president, from a management perspective. The lecture was given by Professor Satoshi Saito of Senshu University's School of Business Administration.

April 25, 2016
We have created a new page on the Centennial website to allow you to make donations toward the centennial. Funds are being sought to support the Centennial project laboratories, Future leader fund, Improvement of research facilities, the Centennial Celebration, and Collecting, preserving, and displaying historical materials and records.

July 15, 2015
We uploaded a video (in Japanese) about RIKEN's work on ferrites, which are used in electric motors. Today, they are so ubiquitous, being found in washing machines, air conditioners, fans, and the like, that we don't think much about them. The people talk about their work in the 1950s and later, and of their memories of Yoshio Nishina.

July 10, 2015
We created a chronology of RIKEN (in Japanese). In English we've linked to the existing history and will update it soon!

April 28, 2015
We uploaded a video (in Japanese) on the history of the Itabashi branch