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Tech Report #12: July 17, 2002

ATIP Report Abstracts 2002: Part 6

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A typical ATIP Report is in two parts, one public portion, and one subscriber portion. The following is the titles of the reports published in June 2002 (see the rest at the URL above or in this series on the GLOCOM Platform).

  • ATIP02.023: Computer Software R&D in North Korea
  • ATIP02.024: Grid Computing in Japan
  • ATIP02.025: NanoTech 2002
  • ATIP02.026: Small & Mid-Sized NanoTech Companies in Japan


Date: 6 June 2002
ATIP02.023: Computer Software R&D in North Korea

ABSTRACT: This report provides an overview on the current status of computer software development in North Korea (DPRK).

Date: 12 June 2002
ATIP02.024: Grid Computing in Japan

ABSTRACT: With the exception of a few single efforts, grid or network computing has been slow to take off in Japan. However, the number of grid computing projects has increased considerably over the past few months and several large HPC procurements during 2002 are expected to include some kind of network computing component. In addition to an overview of Japanese activities in grid computing, this report provides an assessment of major grid initiatives in Japan.

Date: 19 June 2002
ATIP02.025: NanoTech 2002

ABSTRACT: This report summarizes the first industry oriented nanotechnology exhibition, Nanotech 2002, held March 6 - 8, 2002, at Makuhari Messe near Tokyo, Japan. Nanotech 2002 was organized by a committee chaired by Prof. Tomoji Kawai of Osaka University, who is a leader of MEXIís nano research and development projects. Approximately 90 firms and universities, including some from outside Japan, exhibited their technologies on machining, processing and estimation in the fields of nano materials, information technology, electronics and biotechnology. More than 10,000 people visited the exhibition over three days. The next exhibition, Nanotech 2003, will be held February 26 - 28, 2003, at Makuhari Messe.

Date: 26 June 2002
ATIP02.026: Small & Mid-Sized NanoTech Companies in Japan

ABSTRACT: Business activities, size, and contact information of some small and mid sized Japanese nanotech companies are listed in this report. Some details on a program aimed at generating new companies in this area are also mentioned.

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