The Graduate University for Advanced Studies, School of Physical Science,
Space and Astronautical Science

Asian winter school 2012

The department of Space and Astronautical Science, School of Physical Science of the Graduate University for Advanced Studies will hold an open course titled "Eyes to explore the space horizon". This program aims to encourage young researchers in the space science fields in the Asian countries.

It is a part of Asian winter school 2012, a series of lectures organized by the School of Physical Science of the Graduate University for Advanced Studies under the common theme "New eyes to explore the world".

Lecturers are the researchers from Institute of Space and Astronautical Science.

Past Asian winter school program can be found from these link pages,
2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011



February 5(Tuesday) - 7(Thursday), 2013


Sagamihara Campus, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency
3-1-1, Yoshinodai, Chuo-ku, Sagamihara, Kanagawa 252-5210 Japan


The course consists of:

Timetable of the lectures and events (Updated 2013/1/21)
Lectures [PDF] (Updated 2013/1/23)
Presentations by the participants (Feb. 6 pm.) (Updated 2013/2/6)
Photos in AWS2012
Presentation slides of the participants [ZIP] (Updated 2013/5/20)
Lecturer's slides [ZIP] (Updated 2013/6/3)


All lectures will be given in English

Transportation and Accommodation expense

All expenses will be granted from Sokendai and ISAS/JAXA.

Contact / inquiry (E-mail address will be available from Nov.13.)


Qualification requirements

Undergraduate or Graduate Student, or Young researcher of Asian National (include Japan).

Deadline for Application

November 16 (Friday), 2012 *Application has been closed.

How to Apply

Fill out the application form (either Word or text) and send it by Email to the above contact address.

aws_application2012.doc (MS Word file)
aws_application2012.txt (Plain Text file)