The Section Representative, Prof. Heng planned a visit to the University of Electro-Communications in Chofu, Tokyo, on March 26, 2015. Prof. Kenzo Takahashi has been so kind to arrange a short meeting with the President of UEC, Prof. Takashi Fukuda, and the Vice President (Education Strategy), Prof. Kazushi Nakano.
Prof. Takahashi also helped to arrange a visit to the Center for Photonic Innovations led by Prof. Kohzo Hakuta. The achievements and research work carried out in this research center are very impressive and future collaboration opportunity is to be explored. The center website: http://www.cpi.uec.ac.jp/
Overall, it was a very fruitful trip and we look forward to closer collaborations with UEC.