March 2000

Process Control and Automation
 General Review of 23rd Pulp and Paper Process Control Symposium
                      Process Control and Automation Committee, JAPAN TAPPI...(1)

 Microsoft in Manufacturing                                Masahiro Sano...(15)

 Exploration Program for the Moon                         Takaaki Yokoyama...(19)

 Automatic Coatweight Control System, Both in MD and CD             Masaru Mura...(26)

 Experience of Using Microwave based Consistency Transmitter MCA    Hiroyuki Kameda...(35)

 Characteristics of Toshiba Microwave Consistency Meter Applied to the Paper Mill
                                                   Tadashi Ohno...(38)

 The Experience of Using BTG Kappa Analyzer                  Tsutomu Masuda...(43)

 The Actual Data of Using KAJAANI Kappa Analyzer                 Taro Sugiura...(49)

 Activities to Improve Quality Control System Maintenances           Tokio Uemura...(55)

 Operation Control System for Finishing Part of Yatsusiro Newsprint Machine
                                                 Hiroyuki Oshima...(63)

 Year 2000 Problem of the Control System vol.2

 Process Control and Automation Committee, JAPAN TAPPI                    ...(69)

Topics & Information

 Defining the Category and Benefits of Paper Machine Sheet Break Monitoring
                                                  Jun Nishimura...(76)

Research Report

 Waste Water Treatment Technology for Small Scale Pulp and Paper Mills in Thailand(Part2)
   Preliminary Treatment Test for Waste Water from Pulp and Paper Mills from Paper
   Mulberry(Broussonetia papyrifera)in Thailand Hiromutsu Wada,
                 Bussarin Khongseri, Nusara Sinbuathong and Yoshinari Kobayashi...(85)

 A Discrimination Method of Paper by Fourier Transform and Cross-Correlation
                                    Hitomi Miyata and Makoto Shinozaki...(92)

Introduction of Research Laboratories

 Laboratory of Paper & Pulp and Water Environment, Division of Regional Ecosystem Science,
   Department of Environmental Science for Human Life, SHIZUOKA UNIVERSI        ...(98)

Committee report                                                ...(03)

Essay on Intellectual Property                                        ...(83)

Coffee break                                                   ...(84)

Papyrus                                                     ...(100)

Industry News(Domestic and International)                               ...(103)

List of Titles in Foreign Journals Received by JAPAN TAPPI                   ...(110)

List of Patents issued and Laid-open Publication                           ...(113)

Price list of Domestic Logs and Wood Chips by District                       ...(121)

Wholesale Price list of Papers at Tokyo Trade Center                        ...(122)

Other Monthly Statistics                                           ...(124)

News from the Association                                         ...(126)