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NAKAGKI won the Ig Nobel Prize


NAKAGAKI Toshiyuki, an associate professor of Research Institute for Electronic Science (RIES), Hokkaido University, was awarded the 2008 Ig Nobel Prize for discovering that slime molds can solve puzzles.
Winners of the Ig Nobel Prize

Dr. Nakagaki and slime mold
Dr. Nakagaki and slime mold

Profile and research achievement of Dr. Nakagaki (partly in Japanese)
Laboratory of Cellular Informatics, RIES, Hokkaido Univ.
Researchmap Interview.(in Japanese)

You can read some of his papers on HUSCAP. The list of available papers is mentioned below.

Doctoral Thesis


Hokkaido University