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Privilege of Membership

  1. The magazine "Koukagaku" (Photochemistry) is sent to all JPA members as soon as it is published which usually happens 3 times per year.
  2. JPA members are welcome to present an oral or poster presentation at meetings organized or co-organized by the JPA.
  3. Low admission or application fees are available for all meetings organized or co-organized by the JPA.
  4. The JPA annually presents awards for members' outstanding achievement in photochemistry.
  5. Members can recommend other members as JPA award candidates.
  6. Members may participate in the management of the JPA as board members, conference organizers, and other committee members.
  7. As an option, members can subscribe to J. Photochem. Photobiol. C: Review (English Journal) published by Elsevier at the membership price (4,100 JPY a year).

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Membership Fee

Category of Membership Annual fee
Regular member 3,000 JPY
Student member 2,000 JPY
Supporting member 10,000 JPY / 1 unit

How to Pay the fee (domestic only)

Bank name : Japan Post Bank
Bank code : 9900
Branch code : 019
Account number: 0099198
  • Transfer fee should be covered by the sender.
  • Please keep the remittance slip for unexpected troubles to prove your payment.


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