2022

Publishing my first research paper

After a year long review, my first paper finally got published: Link. The paper went through 3 rounds of revision, where I believe that the 3rd round was not...

Landing a PhD position

Hi there, I haven’t updated this blog for so long! I have been busy with research and the whole pandemic did not help with the current situation. But, to rec...

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2021

What happened to my research?

So COVID struck while it’s been like about a year since my last post. A lot of things happened this year, I learnt new experimental techniques, got an award ...

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2020

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2019

My research projects

Hi, haven’t updated my blog in a very very long time but here I am lol. Happy new year to everyone! How was 2018? 2018 was a rather productive year for me, I...

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2017

Shirahama Marine Biology Field Trip 2017

At the end of the first year, we have an optional (used to be compulsory) trip to Shirahama. If you don’t know what Shirahama is, it is basically a beach in ...

2nd Semester: Labs

Hello there, different from 1st semester, we have labs on our 2nd semester. A rather good thing knowing that we almost never had any lab experience during th...

2nd Semester in CBCMP: Circles and Clubs

I haven’t updated this blog in a while lol… A lot of stuff happened in the 2nd semester honestly. Firstly I joined circles. For those of you who don’t know...

First Semester in the CBCMP

Haven't posted in a while, first sem was really hectic... Let me sum up my first sem in the CBCMP then.. First time I came for the orientation I wasn’t real...

Reaching Osaka University

Usually it takes about some 7-8 hours to get from Indonesia to Japan. However, MEXT somehow managed to book a ticket with a layover at Denpasar (Bali) and so...

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2016

About Month After Announcement Of

About a month after the announcement of passing into the university, I was asked to choose among 4 departments: Department of Biological sciences (School of ...

The Next Step to 阪大

So, I’m gonna save the language school post for later and the Osaka University post for today.<div></div><div>Some of you might think that ...

Why Japan?

Out of the countries that I could have chosen to go to, why Japan?The answer is simple: the people.So what’s with the people? How are they different?Well let...

How I managed to get into Japan

So I went to this University fair about 2 years ago and got some info regarding this Osaka University Global 30 program, however I didn’t really look further...

Why this blog and who am I

Maybe a little too late to make a blog, but maybe not too late to share stories.<div></div><div>So let me introduce myself, my name is Joha...

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