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The 1113th General Meeting of the Academy was held on Monday, November 13, 2017, at 1:00 p.m., Dr. Hiroshi SHIONO, President, taking the chair. Ninety-six members were present, and the following communications were made:

The Decoding of Ink Writings in 8th Century found from Canopies in Hokkedo Hall of Todaiji Temple Haruyuki TONO, M.J.A.

Interest Group Politics in Postwar Japan Michio MURAMATSU, M.J.A. Features and Industrialization States of Bulk Metallic Glasses Akihisa INOUE, M.J.A. The past, present and future of disease-modifying therapies for Alzheimer's disease Kazushi SUZUKI, Atsushi IWATA and Takeshi IWATSUBO

Communicated by Kunihiko SUZUKI, M.J.A.

What do eye movements tell us about patients with neurological disorders?--An introduction to saccade recording in the clinical setting--Yasuo TERAO, Hideki FUKUDA and Okihide HIKOSAKA

Millisecond [Ca.sup.2+] dynamics activate multiple protein cascades for synaptic vesicle control Sumiko MOCHIDA

Above two, communicated by Masanori OTSUKA, M.J.A.

Evaluation of radioactivity in the bodies of mice induced by neutron exposure form an epi-thermal neutron source of an accelerator-based boron neutron capture therapy system Satoshi NAKAMURA, Shoji IMAMICHI, Kazuyoshi MASUMOTO, Masashi ITO, Akihisa WAKITA, Hiroyuki OKAMOTO, Shie NISHIOKA, Kotaro IIJIMA, Kazuma KOBAYASHI, Yoshihisa ABE, Hiroshi IGAKI, Kazuyoshi KURITA, Teiji NISHIO, Mitsuko MASUTANI and Jun ITAMI Communicated by Takashi SUGIMURA, M.J.A.

Cell size for commitment to cell division and number of successive cell divisions in multicellular volvocine green algae Tetrabaena socialis and Gonium pectorale Lin Wei JONG, Takayuki FUJIWARA, Hisayoshi NOZAKI and Shin-ya MIYAGISHIMA

Communicated by Tsuneyoshi KUROIWA, M.J.A.

Molecular chirality: A new approach from a dynamical point of view Eizi HIROTA

Communicated by Toshimitsu YAMAZAKI, M.J.A.

Some remarks on log surfaces Haidong LIU

Communicated by Shigefumi MORI, M.J.A.

Applications of the Laurent-Stieltjes constants for Dirichlet L-series Sumaia SAAD EDDIN

Graded Lie algebras and regular prehomogeneous vector spaces with one- dimensional scalar multiplication Nagatoshi SASANO

Above two, communicated by Masaki KASHIWARA, M.J.A.

After a recess during which the members present met in their respective Sections, the General Meeting was resumed for business transactions.

First, the President announced that Dr. Toshio SAWADA, M.J.A., had passed away on October 18, 2017 and Dr. Junichi MURAKAMI, M.J.A., on October 24, 2017; the members expressed their profound sense of grief in silence.

Second, Dr. Tetsuya SHIOKAWA, M.J.A., paid a tribute of admiration to the late Dr. Hisayasu NAKAGAWA's meritorious service to academic circles.

Third, the Chairpersons of both Sections made reports of the matters dealt with at the respective Sectional Meetings.

Fourth, a report was made by Dr. Shoichi SATO, M.J.A., on the 89th Session of the International Union of Academies which was held from October 22 to 26, 2017 at the Japan Academy.

Then, the President reported that the members of the Publication Committee for the coming term were elected at Sectional Meetings. The members elected are:

Section I: Issei TANAKA, Yasuo TAMAIZUMI, Morio TAKESHITA, Takeshi SASAKI, Hiroshi MIZUTA and Kanji ISHII.

Section II: Heisuke HIRONAKA, Yoshihide KOZAI, Shigefumi MORI, Toshimitsu YAMAZAKI, Masaki KASHIWARA, Kenji FUKAYA, Shigekazu NAGATA, Yoshio FUKAO, Koichi TANAKA, Teruhiko BEPPU, Kenji MORI, Takashi SUGIMURA, Tamio YAMAKAWA, Kumao TOYOSHIMA, Masanori OTSUKA, Takao SEKIYA and Kunihiko SUZUKI.

The Meeting adjourned at 4:52 p.m.
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Date:Oct 1, 2017
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