japan

‘Fading Lights’ brings atomic bombings into focus

August 4th, 2015

Dr Stuart Bender and A/Prof Mick Broderick in front of the 4-metre diameter HIVe “dome” screen. Photographer: Sam Proctor - Curtin University

Researchers from Curtin and Murdoch universities have used digital technologies to reveal forgotten histories of Australian military experiences in Japan during and after World War Two.

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First Murdoch Commission provides regional roadmap

November 21st, 2013

The First Murdoch Commission, an independent inquiry on Western Australia in the evolving regional order, has tabled its Final Report.

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International project examines human fallout from nuclear energy

August 15th, 2013

A/Professor Mick Broderick is exploring the impact of atmospheric nuclear weapons testing on communities affected by radiation exposure.

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First Murdoch Commission passes halfway mark

August 8th, 2013

The Murdoch Commission, a major international commission of inquiry into the evolving engagement of Western Australia (and Australia) in the Asian region, has marked the halfway point in its investigations and deliberations.

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Fears of Japanese aggression in wool trade

July 25th, 2013

A Murdoch University researcher has uncovered a little known nugget of Australian history about a Japanese push to challenge the nation’s wool dominance in the early 20th century.

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Research tracks little known Australian-US divide on war criminals

January 23rd, 2013

A Murdoch University History researcher is looking at how the Australian approach to Japanese war criminals differed from that of the US following the Second World War.

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Asia Research Centre in Japan

November 29th, 2012

A team from Murdoch University’s Asia Research Centre has given an analysis of Indonesia’s current political situation to some of Japan’s largest corporations and government ministries.

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Hidden ‘resources agenda’ in free trade negotiations

September 18th, 2012

A Murdoch University researcher says there is a hidden ‘resources agenda’ within Australia’s Free Trade Agreement (FTA) negotiations with Japan, Korea and China.

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Algae researcher receives Japan Fellowship

August 2nd, 2012

Dr Navid Moheimani of Murdoch University’s Algae R&D Centre has received a Fellowship for research in Japan.

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Plant expert to develop tests for pests in Japan

April 10th, 2012

A Murdoch University PhD candidate has won a $4500 scholarship to develop diagnostic tests for a pine tree pest.

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