Prof. N. Venkata Reddy, Dean of Research and Development, Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad (IIT-H) paid a courtesy visit to Prof. Kazuhiko Hara, Dean of Graduate School of Science and Technology (GSST), Shizuoka University (SU) on December 9th, 2016. He was invited as the keynote speaker to “6th Shizuoka University International Symposium 2016, ‘Enhanced Interdisciplinary Domain Research through Partnership with Asian Countries’” on Hamamatsu campus of SU from December 8th to 9th, 2016 by Prof. Takayuki Saito, Director of GSST, Research Division and General Manager, Headquarters for Promotion of Interdisciplinary Domain Research, and Prof. Kunio Hayakawa, GSST. Therefore, this courtesy visit was realized.
Prof. Reddy and Prof. Hayakawa have been doing a study exchange for 15 years in the field of the mechanical engineering. Prof. Reddy has visited Hamamatsu campus of SU in March of the last year, was organized by Prof. Hayakawa for giving the special lecture. Prof. Hayakawa and Prof. Nobuyuki Mase, GSST visited IIT-H for introducing GSST in February 2016. IIT-H and SU have deepened interchange each other.
They discussed and exchanged opinions to build the friendly relationship on the education and the study between both universities in this time. We hope that this visit will contribute to further development of the relations between IIT-H and SU in the future.
From left, Prof. Kunio Hayakawa, Prof. Kazuhiko Hara(Dean of GSST), Prof. N. Venkata Reddy(Dean of Research and Development, IITH), Prof. Takayuki Saito, (Director of GSST, Research Division), Prof. Nobuyuki Mase