The International Workshop on the History of Chemistry
“Transformation of Chemistry from the 1920s to the 1960s” (IWHC 2015)

March 2-4, 2015, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan

Main Building, Tokyo Tech


This three-day workshop consists of three keynote lectures by invited speakers and 26 contributions from the participants in eight sessions


Information about registration and optional events. Those who would like to participate without giving a paper can also register.
(coming soon)

January 31, 2015
Deadline for registration

Presentation Paper

Please submit your presentation paper from this form.

January 31, 2015
Deadline for presentation paper submission


Information about the venue, accomodation and Tokyo
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Get in touch with the organisers

The workshop is organized by the group of historians of chemistry under “Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (KAKENHI)” Grant Number 24300295 to study the transformation of Japanese Chemistry in the 20th century. It is supported by the Japanese Society for the History of Chemistry (JSHC), the Commission on the History of Modern Chemistry (CHMC), the Society for the History of Alchemy and Chemistry (SHAC), the History of Science Society of Japan and the Chemical Society of Japan. The workshop will be held to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the foundation of JSHC.