International Exchange Activities between the Japanese National Institute of Informatics (NII) and the University of Bristol (UOB)


1. NII Internships conducted under the Memorandum Of Understanding (MOU) on Collaborative Research in Computer Science and Information Systems

For an introduction to NII and their international exchange activities please see these SLIDES from a talk by Emmanuel Planas (Acting Director of the Global Liaison Office at NII) given in Bristol in Feb 2019.




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Previous Interns

UOB students accepted for internships at NII

Lihua ZHAO* (MSc. Student) Ryutaro ICHISE (Assoc. Prof.)Jan 2010 - May 2010
Yongsheng LI (MSc. Student)Asanobu KITAMOTO (Assoc. Prof.)Sep 2010 - Mar 2011
Song LIU (MSc. Student)Nigel COLLIER (Assoc. Prof.)Sep 2010 - Mar 2011
Tianxiang CUI (MSc. Student)Nobukazu YOSHIOKA (Assoc. Prof.)Oct 2011 - Mar 2012
Chang SHU (MSc. Student)Nigel COLLIER (Assoc. Prof.)Oct 2011 - Mar 2012
Hanting XIE (MSc. Student)Michael HOULE (Prof.)Oct 2012 - Mar 2013
Tao SHI (MSc. Student)Akihiro SUGIMOTO (Assoc. Prof.)Oct 2012 - Mar 2013
Diana KRUSTEVA (MSc. Student)Noriko KANDO (Prof.)Dec 2012 - May 2013
Panagiotis ANDRIOTIS (PhD. Student)Atsuhiro TAKASU (Prof.)Jul 2013 - Sep 2013
Zhi QU (MSc. Student)Helmut PRENDINGER (Prof.)Oct 2013 - Mar 2014
Anjie FANG (MSc. Student)Helmut PRENDINGER (Prof.)Oct 2013 - Apr 2014
Panagiotis ANDRIOTIS (PhD. Student)Atsuhiro TAKASU (Prof.)Feb 2015 - Apr 2015
Natalie THURLBY (PhD. Student)Michael HOULE (Prof.)Sept 2015 - Feb 2016
Diptesh DAS (MSc. Student)Atsuhiro TAKASU (Prof.)Oct 2015 - Mar 2016
Xinyu WANG (MSc. Student)Ryota KOBAYASHI (Assist. Prof.)Oct 2016 - March 2017
Siriphan WICHAIDIT (ex MSc. Student)???Oct 2017 - Jan 2018
Sanna HULKKONEN (MSc. Student)Akiko AIZAWA (Prof.)Sept 2017 - March 2018
Mateusz TATUSKO (MSc. Student)Noriko KANDO (Prof)Sept 2017 - March 2018
Josef VALVODA (MSc. Student)Ken SATOH (Prof.)Jan 2018 - July 2018
Sandeep HOONJAN (MSc. Student)Tetsunari INAMURA (Assist. Prof.)Feb 2018 - Aug 2018
Siyu HAN (MSc. Student)Asanobu KITAMOTO (Assist. Prof.)Oct 2019 - Mar 2020
Rozano IMANSYAH (MSc. Student)Ken SATOH (Prof.)Mar 2020 - Sept 2020
Miranda DANIEL (MSc. Student)Asanobu KITAMOTO (Assist. Prof.)Feb 2023 - Aug 2023
Fan Yu (PhD. Student)Megumi KANEKO (Assoc. Prof.)Jan 2023 - June 2023
* subsequently a PhD. student at NII

NOTE: If you are accepted for an internship please closely follow the acceptance guidelines. In particular make sure to start your application for the Certificate of Eligibility as soon as possible from you Embassy, as this can take many weeks to obtain and is needed to apply for a Visa.

2. Research visits conducted under Annex A on Logical Reasoning and Knowledge Discovery in Bioinformatics

UOB personnel accepted for research visits to NII

Oliver RAY (Research Fellow)Katsumi INOUE (Professor)Oct 2008 - Nov 2008
Oliver RAY (Research Fellow)Katsumi INOUE (Professor)Nov 2009 - Dec 2009
Oliver RAY (Research Fellow)Katsumi INOUE (Professor)Nov 2011 - Nov 2011
Oliver RAY (Lecturer)Ken Satoh (Professor)Nov 2017 - Nov 2017
Oliver RAY (Lecturer)Ken Satoh (Professor)May 2018 - May 2018
Oliver RAY (Lecturer)Ken Satoh (Professor)Nov 2018 - Nov 2018

NII personnel accepted for research visits to UOB

Takehide SOH (PhD Student)Oliver RAY (Research Fellow)Mar 2010 - Mar 2010