Japan‐India YNU Symposium 2020 on

"Science,Technology and Innovations for SDGs in India and Japan"

27-28 December, 2020

Oral Program ( 27 Dec. ) / Poster Program ( 27 Dec. ) / Oral Program ( 28 Dec. )

Time Contents

27 Dec.

11:30 JST
8:00 IST

Website Open
12:00 JST
8:30 IST
Opening Session
Welcome Address
Prof. Izuru Umehara, Executive Director and Vice President, YNU
Guest speech,
Dr. Usha Dixit, Counsellor, Embassy of India, Tokyo Japan
Mr. Kiyoshi Kurihara, First Secretary, Embassy of Japan in India

Keynote Talk
Japan’s STI Initiatives for SDGs ~Projects toward the achievement of the SDGs~
Mr. Kiyoshi Kurihara, First Secretary, Embassy of Japan in India
12:50 JST
9:20 IST

13:00 JST
9:30 IST


Session 1 Advanced Bio- and Medical Engineering

Chair: Kazutoshi Iijima


Silk Based Tissue Engineering
Prof. Biman B. Mandal
IIT Guwahati, India


Engineering three-dimensional tissues for regenerative medicine
Dr. Zhang BinBin
YNU, Japan


Synthesis of Hydroxyapatite Mimicking Biomineralization and Microfabrication of Cell Scaffold
Dr. Hiroki Miyajima
YNU, Japan


Evaluation of skin sensitization potentials for nanomaterials using monocytic cell line
Assoc. Prof. Kazutoshi Iijima
YNU, Japan


Unravelling Membrane-Protein Intermediates of Pore Forming Toxins
Prof. K. Ganapathy Ayappa
IISc, India

14:30 JST
11:00 IST
14:50 JST
11:20 IST
Session2 Advanced Materials and Novel Application

Chair: Anupama Sharma, Sonal Singhal, Motoyuki Iijima, Hideaki Yoshitake


Surface modification of biodegradable alloys for biomedical application
Prof. Nallaiyan Rajendran
Anna Univ., India


Development of Novel Membranes for Water, Energy, and Biomedical Applications
Dr. Noel Jacob Kaleekkal
NITC, India


Waste lignocellulosic biomass derived cellulose adsorbents for removal of heavy metal ions and other pollutants from groundwater
Prof. Anupama Sharma
Panjab Univ., India


Waltzing with the versatile platform of magnetic responsive nanomaterials for advanced applications
Prof. Sonal Singhal
Panjab Univ., Indi


Interparticle photo-cross-linkable slurries: A new strategy toward additive manufacturing of ceramic materials
Assoc. Prof. Motoyuki Iijima
YNU, Japan


Preparation of Orthogonal Molecular Gels
Prof. Kenji Aramaki
YNU, Japan

GMI Symposium 2020 Session


Selective glycerol dehydration over hierarchical microporous material
Prof. Rajib Bandyopadhyay
Pandit Deendayal Petroleum Univ., India


Post-synthetically modified microporous materials as potential catalysts for industrially important epoxide ring-opening reaction
Prof. Mahuya Bandyopadhyay
Institute of Infrastructure Technology Research and Management, India

17:30 JST
14:00 IST
18:00 JST
14:30 IST
19:30 JST
16:00 IST
Poster Session

(See Poster Session Program)