Japanese scholarship for Machi Takeuchi

Machi Takeuchi MSc is a PhD student within the Laboratory of Materials and Interface Chemistry of prof. Nico Sommerdijk. She receives a scholarship from Keidanren Ishizaka Memorial Foundation.

The importance of this scholarship is to support Japanese graduate students who are expected to make a significant contribution to the Japanese economy as an industrial leader through their research, knowledge and experience in another country. Every year one or two students are chosen in the fields of social science, science and technology.

The Keidanren Ishizaka Memorial Foundation granted the scholarship to Takeuchi because her project, on lipid oxidation control in food emulsions enabled by natural strategies, is going to give a great impact to our society in aspect of food industry and environmental industry.