Twenty-First Congress and General Assembly of the IUCr

Osaka, Japan

23 August - 31 August 2008


Osaka International Convention Centre (Grand Cube Osaka).
Venue
Osaka International Convention Centre.
Venue
Osaka International Convention Centre.
Venue
Osaka International Convention Centre.
Venue
Rest area.
Venue
View of Osaka from Osaka International Convention Centre.
Venue
Reiko Kuroda reading a Congratulatory Address from the Prime Minister of Japan.
Opening ceremony
Professor B. R. Henry, Vice-President of ICSU (International Council for Science), describing the role of Union members in implementing the ICSU Strategic Plan.
Opening ceremony
IUCr Past President Bill Duax.
Opening ceremony
Welcome by the Governor of Osaka Prefecture, Toru Hashimoto.
Opening ceremony
David Sayre.
Ewald Prize award ceremony
IUCr Past President Henk Schenk.
Opening ceremony
Yuji Ohashi, IUCr President.
Opening ceremony
Professor Akio Takenaka, President of the Crystallographic Society of Japan.
Opening ceremony
Opening ceremony
David Sayre presenting the Ewald Prize Lecture.
Ewald Prize award ceremony
David A. Shapiro, David Sayre.
Ewald Prize award ceremony
Philip Coppens, Ted Baker, Henk Schenk.
Opening ceremony
Norihisa Doi, Vice-President of the Science Council of Japan.
Opening ceremony
Peter Colman (part obscured), Mike Dacombe, Gautam Desiraju, Malcolm Cooper, Chris Gilmore, Gernot Kostorz.
Opening ceremony
Danny Litvin, Theo Hahn.
Ewald Prize award ceremony
Musical interlude.
Opening ceremony
Audience.
Opening ceremony
David Sayre, Iris Torriani, Yuji Ohashi.
Ewald Prize award ceremony
Welcome by the Governor of Osaka Prefecture, Toru Hashimoto.
Opening ceremony
Tomitake Tsukihara, Chair, Local Organising Committee.
Opening ceremony
David Sayre, Iris Torriani, Yuji Ohashi.
Ewald Prize award ceremony
Yuji Ohashi, David Sayre.
Ewald Prize award ceremony
IUCr Past Presidents and Executive Committee. Front row: Theo Hahn (obscured), André Authier (obscured), Philip Coppens, Ted Baker, Henk Schenk, Bill Duax, Mike Dacombe (Executive Secretary), Malcolm Cooper, Gernot Kostorz. Second row: Yuji Ohashi (obscured, between Bill Duax and Mike Dacombe), Sven Lidin (between M. Cooper and G. Kostorz), Davide Viterbo, Peter Colman, Gautam Desiraju, Chris Gilmore, Claude Lecomte.
Opening ceremony
Jenny Glusker, Mariusz Jaskolski, David Sayre.
Ewald Prize award ceremony
Professor Satoshi Sasaki, Chair of the National Committee for Crystallography of the Science Council of Japan, congratulates the IUCr on its 60th anniversary.
Opening ceremony
IUCr President Yuji Ohashi presents gifts to Theo Hahn, André Authier, Philip Coppens, Ted Baker, Henk Schenk, Bill Duax, Mike Dacombe, Malcolm Cooper, Gernot Kostorz.
Opening ceremony
Ewald Prize Awardee David Sayre receiving a gift from IUCr President Yuji Ohashi.
Ewald Prize award ceremony
Jenny P. Glusker.
Ewald Prize award ceremony
Professor Yasuhikoi Fujii, Chair of the International Programme Committee.
Opening ceremony
Welcome by the Governor of Osaka Prefecture, Toru Hashimoto.
Opening ceremony
IUCr Vice President Iris L. Torriani.
Opening ceremony
IUCr Past President Ted Baker presenting the Commemmorative Lecture 'Crystallography and the World Around Us'.
Opening ceremony
T. Tsukihara, K. Tanaka, K. Ohsumi.
Registration
Heather Baker, Ted Baker.
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Nobutami Kasai, Yuji Ohashi.
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Lynn Ten Eyck (centre).
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Eckhard Hitzer, John Helliwell.
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Front right: J. L. Hodeau; second front right: M. Nespolo.
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From left: Dieter Schwarzenbach, Gervais Chapuis.
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T. Tsukihara.
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K. and M. Spackman, ?, ?.
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N. Kanehisa, Nobutami Kasai.
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