Case study of Serendipity
40-word commentary: A practicing researcher's serendipitous experience. The two lessons learnt are: (1) have a sensible mind to grap chances throughout your research activities and (2) impress your audience and readers with your interesting work. Then heaven helps you with miraculous success.
- S. Todoroki: “Make the best use of your serendipity by inspiring your
(Translated from OYO BUTURI, 78  pp.668-671, 2009.).
- S. Todoroki: “Chance favors the prepared mind” (2009).
(Translated from a short essay for non-science oriented readers
describing author's serendipitous research on optical fibers and the lessens
- S. Todoroki: “Two serendipitous episodes -- How I embarked on fiber fuse
(Translated from two articles; Electric Glass, 35, pp. 14-18, 2006
and Engineering Materials, 55 , pp. 97-101, 2007).