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The Expert Workshop on Sustainable Energy Transitions in Asia will be held during Kyushu University Energy Week (Jan 27 – 31, 2020), a Q-PIT annual event at Ito Campus.
During this event, Adrian Bejan, J. A. Jones Distinguished Professor at Duke University who is the recipient of the Benjamin Franklin Medal for "Thermodynamics and constructal theory” will deliver a speech on constructal theory and its applications to the sustainable energy transitions.
Constructal theory is the thought that the generation of flow configurations is the evolutionary design phenomenon of all physics. Flow configuration, such as the trees of river basins, lungs and city traffic unite the natural with the engineered, and the animate with the inanimate: “For a finite-size flow system to persist (to live) it must morph in time such that it provides easier access to the currents that flow through it”. The workshop program includes a book launch session for his recently published book “The Physics of Life (Japanese edition, 流れといのち)”

Target General、High school students、Current students and Staffs、Others
Dates 2020.01.29 [Wed] 14:00 ~ 2020.01.29 [Wed] 18:30
Venue Ito Campus
Venue name Inamori Center, Kyushu University
Venue address


744 Motooka, Nishi-ku, Fukuoka 819-0395 (Ito Campus, Kyushu University)
Seating capacity No
Participation fee Free of charge
Event details Date: January 29th, 2020
Place: Inamori Hall
Registration Fee: Free

Invited speakers and panelists:
Prof. Adrian Bejan, Duke University, USA
Prof. Yukitaka Kato, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Prof. Takahiko Miyazaki, Kyushu University, Japan
Prof. Shigeo Kimura, Komatsu University, Japan
Prof. Keiichi N. Ishihara, Kyoto University, Japan
Prof. Bidyut Baran Saha, Kyushu University, Japan

Hooman Farzaneh, Associate Professor
Kyushu University Platform of Inter-/Transdisciplinary Energy Research (Q-PIT)
Tel: 092-583-7617
Email: farzaneh.hooman.961★
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Application method Advanced registration required
※* Onsite registration is available
Application period 2019.11.29[Fri] - 2020.01.29[Wed]

Name: Hooman Farzaneh, Associate Professor
TEL: 092-583-7617
Mail: farzaneh.hooman.961★
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Publishing period 2019.10.21[Mon] - 2020.01.29[Wed]
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