2019 May

  • Mr. Zhang, and Mr. Tejima earned poster awards at the annual meeting of the ceramic society of Japan.
  • Mr. Zhang earned a poster award at the young scientist meeting of the MEXT Grant-in-Aid "Scientific Research on Innovative Areas: Synthesis of Mixed-Anion Compounds towards Novel Functionalities".

2019 Apr

  • Dr. Murakami joined our group. Also, four students joined our group.
  • Dr. Niwa moved to Mie University

2019 Mar

  • The paper written by Mr. Uno earned "The Ceramic Society of Japan Best Student Paper Award in 2018".
  • Dr. Raghvendra joined our group as a visiting researcher.

2019 Jan

2018 Nov

  • Mr. Inoue and Mr. Yaguchi earned poster presentation awards at the 8th CSJ Chemistry Festa.
  • Mr. Tsujiguchi earned a poster presentation award at the annual meeting of crystallographic society of Japan.

2018 Sep

  • Mr. Matsui and Mr. Yasui earned a poster presentation award.

2018 Jun

  • Prof. Yashima had a keynote lecture at 3th Global Congress & Expo on Materials Science and Nanoscience, and Dr. Niwa had an invited presentation at Collaborative Conference on Materials Research 2018

2018 May

  • Mr. Uno, Mr. Yaguchi, Mr. Tsujiguchi, and Mr. Kido earned the excellent poster awards of the Annual Meeting of Ceramic Society of Japan. Conglaturation!Link

2018 Apr

  • Press Release:Apatite-type materials without interstitial oxygens show high oxide-ion conductivity by overbonding Link

2018 Mar

  • Our member had presentations at the ceramic society of Japan Annual meeting 2018, 85th ECSJ spring meeting, and Quantum beam science festa.

2018 Jan

  • Prof. Yashima earned CSJ Award for Creative Work
  • Mr. Zhang, Mr. Uno, and Mr. Wakana will have presentation at Symposium on Basic Science of Ceramics

2017 Dec

  • Dr. Niwa earned Tagawa solid-chemisty award.

2017 Nov

  • Prof. Yashima gives an invited talk at a neutron workshop of IMR, Tohoku University.
  • Prof. Yashima, Mr Hibino, Mr Uno, Mr Nakamura, and Mr Tsujiguchi have presenations at the Annual Meeting of the Crystallographic Society of Japan.Link
  • Mr Shiraiwa, Dr Fujii and Prof. Yashima visit Imperial College London and participate in the SOIFIT meeting.Link

2017 Oct

  • Dr. Niwa earned a Best Poster Award at the 33rd Seminar of the 172nd Committee Alloy Phase Diagrams.
  • Mr Uno, and Mr Nakamura earned poster presentation awards at the 37th Electronics Division Meeting of the Ceramic Society of Japan.


Materials Science, Inorganic Materials, Crystallogtaphy, Solid State Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Material Engineering, High Temperature Science
Crystal Structure Analysis, Powder Diffraction, Neutron Diffraction, X-ray Diffraction, Synchrotron Radiation, Rietveld Analysis, Enectron Density Map, Nuclear Density Map, DFT Calculation, Thermal Analysis
Fuel Cells, Ionic Conduction, Electrical Conduction, Catalysis, Ferroelectrics, Materials for Energy