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Focus on: Women

In honor of International Women's Day, we highlighted women in research. More than 50 experts across a wide range of disciplines are prepared to speak with international media about their research and women in STEM.

Researchers featured in Newsroom, Magazine and Focus On
Mayuko Nakagawa
Earth-Life Science Institute (ELSI), Tokyo Institute of Technology
Geobiology, Environmental chemistry, Analytical chemistry
Meng, Mei Ling Helen
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK)
Systems engineering, Electrical Engineering
Michitaka Notaguchi
Nagoya University
Min Zaw Oo
Min Zaw Oo
Myanmar Institute for Peace and Security (MIPS)
Political science
Mitsuyo Wada-Marciano
Kyoto University
Social sciences
Mohd Zacaery Khalik
Mohd Zacaery Khalik
Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
Systematics (Taxonomy), Evolutionary biology
Muneyoshi Numada
Institute of Industrial Science (IIS), the University of Tokyo
Engineering & Technology
Myat Thet Thitsar
Enlightened Myanmar Research Foundation (EMReF)
International relations, Sociology
Naomi Shiga (Takahashi-Shiga)
Tohoku University
Gynaecology, Obstetrics
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Navsharan Singh
International Development Research Centre (IDRC)
Nilanjan Raghunath
Nimanthi Jayathilaka
Chemistry, Molecular biology
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Nisha Arunatilake
Park, Jinhee
Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology (DGIST)
Paul Cliff Simon Divis
Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
Medicine & Healthcare
Peiyin Hung
Medicine & Healthcare
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Priyanka Jayawardena
Qiu Jianwen
Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU)
Marine biology, Ecology
R.B. Singh
Environmental science
Ramli Musa
International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM)
Reiko Kuwano
Institute of Industrial Science (IIS), the University of Tokyo
Geotechnical engineering
Rodi Abdalkader
Institute for Integrated Cell-Material Sciences (iCeMS) at Kyoto University
Pharmaceutical sciences, Cell biology, Ophthalmology
Roland Hany
Materials Science and Engineering
Ruhizal Roosli
Universiti Sains Malaysia
Urban studies
Ryo Tamura
National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
Ryota Kawanishi
Hokkaido University
Ryota Tamate
National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
Engineering & Technology
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Sabina Dewan
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Sachiko Kawai
Asian history
Sahana Prasad