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    Main Campus of Tohoku University is located in Sendai. Sendai is the largest city and the center of Tohoku district. It is about 350 kilometers north of Tokyo, a less than two-hour bullet train ride from the metropolis.


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       Location
        North- East of Japan

       Size of the City
        Area: 783.54 km2
        Population: 1,019,761
        population Density: 1.253 inhab./km2


    Airlines
    Sendai Airport is located in Iwanuma, about 15 km south of Sendai. You can take a bus to JR Sendai Station from the airport. The bus fare is 910 yen (as of 2004). There are domestic flights from main cities in Japan (Sapporo, Nagoya, Osaka, Fukuoka, Okinawa and others). International air services are available from Seoul (Korea), Guam, and various location in China (Shanghai, Dalian, Beijing and Changchun).

    Narita Airport:
    http://www.narita-airport.jp/en/

    Sendai City Guide:
    http://www.city.sendai.jp/kikaku/kokusai/english/index.html

    Railways (form Tokyo)
    Tohoku University is located in Sendai, about 350 km to the northeast of Tokyo, to Sendai from Narita International Airport by railway, take the Narita Express (JR) from Narita International Airport to Tokyo Station and transfer to the Tohoku Shinkansen (Super Express) for Sendai. It is also possible to take the Keisei Sky Liner from Narita International Airport to Ueno Station, near Tokyo Station.

    East Japan Railway Company:
    http://www.jreast.co.jp/e/index.html


(Contact) Ono Inomata / Toda Laboratory, Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University
6-6-01 Aramaki-Aza-Aoba, Aoba-ku Sendai 980-8579, JAPAN
Tel:022-795-5806 (Professor's Room)/022-795-5810, 5819 (Student's Room)/ Fax:022-795-5808