Prof. Yuichi Shirako visit and lecture


29-31 March prof. Yiuchi Shirako from the University of Nagoya will visit CeNT.

On March 30, at 11.30 am in the seminar room (CeNT's quater at Geology Faculty), Prof. Shirako wil deliver talk entitled: Crystal Chemistry of AX2 and AMX3: view from High-pressure Studies.

Prof. Shirako has investigated the perovskite and post-perovskite phases, their magnetism as well as ferroelectricity, and he has conducted scientific research on their metallization and superconductivity as a function of external pressure. He studied, among others, the strongly coupled system with S = 1, CaRuO3.