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Knowledge Co-Creation - Profiles of researchers

(Mar. 13)Establishing a Unified Systems and Software Engineering Platform by Combining Soft Approaches and Hard Approaches

Hironori Washizaki
Professor, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University

(Dec. 12)Delving into a Philosophy of Science that Transcends the Boundaries of the Natural and the Social Sciences

Kei Yoshida
Associate Professor, Faculty of Social Sciences, Waseda University

(Nov. 14)Investigating Sociolinguistic Diversity from the Perspective of Phonology

Sylvain Detey
Professor, Faculty of International Research and Education, Waseda University

(Aug. 8)Delving into the Truth of Idealism and Realism through Kantian Philosophy

Kiyoshi Chiba
Associate Professor, School of Social Sciences, Waseda University

(Jun. 13)Treating Sleep Disorders with Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Taking Another Look at Anxiety Disorders and Depression Through Sleep

Isa Okajima
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Human Sciences, Waseda University

(Apr. 11)Explaining the Japanese Economy’s Lost Decades Using Macroeconomic Models

Kozo Ueda
Professor, Faculty of Political Science and Economics, Waseda University

Waseda research zone - latest news on project research

(Feb. 13)Promoting the Interdisciplinary Development of Science and Engineering by Pioneering New Mathematical Perspectives

Waseda University established Vision 150 to meet a variety of objectives for the 150th anniversary of its founding (in 2032), with 13 core strategies in development.[More...]

(Jan. 16)Delving into the Essence of Modern China
Transmitting a Wide Range of Research Results to the World

The rate of economic growth in China following their economic reform is extraordinary. Even as growth is gradually slowing down, the force of China's economic strength is expanding from Asia to reaching global prominence.[More...]

(Jul. 11)Formation on Integrated Maritime Law Research and Education Center Promoted through the Joint Effort of Industry-Academia-Government

Japan is an island nation. Historically, Japan has interacted and traded with East Asia and the world by sea. Today, 99.9% (weight base) of transnational logistics in Japan is dependent on maritime transport.[More...]

(May. 16)Joint Industry-academia-government partnership for achieving transnational human resource management

It has been a long time since people began mentioning about the increasing presence of multinational companies in the globalizing economy. Today, people, goods and money come and go freely at an ever dizzying speed.[More...]

(Mar. 14)Establishing a Measure for Assessing Health Effects of Chemicals on the Brain and Mind

Modern economic growth has utilized various kinds of chemicals in large amounts in order to build an affluent society. While chemicals, in the first place, are developed to enrich people’s lives, many of them have harmful effects on people and the environment. [More...]