The 3rd Aquaphotomics International Symposium

Exploring Water Molecular Systems in Nature

2019/1/28: All Symposium videos are now available on YouTube. (Link)
2018/11/28: Workshop page is now available! (Link)
2018/11/27: Guidelines for Poster Presenter is now available! (Link)
2018/11/27: Abstracts download is now available! (Link)
2018/11/24: Keynote and Invited Speaker profiles and abstracts are now available! (Link)
2018/11/23: The Symposium Program is now available. (Link)

Date:December 2 – 6, 2018

Venue: Awaji Yumebutai International Conference Center, Awaji, Hyogo, Japan


  • The 3rd Aquaphotomics International Symposium Organizing Committee
  • Biomeasurement Technology Laboratory, Faculty of Agriculture, Kobe University


  • The Spectroscopy Society of Japan
  • The Japanese Society of Agriculture Machinery and Food Engineering
  • The Society of Agriculture Structures, Japan

Organizing Committee:

  • Honorable Chair: Mutsuo IWAMOTO (Kagoshima-Osumi Food Technology Development Center)
  • Chair: Roumiana TSENKOVA (Kobe University)
  • Vice Chair: Yukihiro OZAKI (Kwansei Gakuin University)
  • Vice Chair: Masato YASUI (Keio University)
  • Vice Chair: Yuichi OGAWA (Kyoto University)
  • Treasurer: Shigeaki MORITA (Osaka Electro-Communication University)

Local Committee:

  • Lawrence Wong
  • Jelena Muncan
  • Yuki Nakagawa
  • Yukari Kondo
  • Yutaka Miki
  • Ayako Seko
  • Satoshi Nakajima
  • Everine van de Kraats

Study Tour:

  • Dec 5 (Wed): Spa Yunosato (dinner included)
  • Dec 6 (Thurs): Mount Koya tour (breakfast/lunch included)

Open Lecture:

  • December 2, 13:00 – 14:30 (Free Admission)
  • We welcome everyone who wants to learn about Aquaphotomics.