NEWS

2021 Apr

  • New members (Dr Zhang, Mr Miyazawa, Mr Matsuzaki) have joined. Welcome!
  • Dr Zhang won the Seiichi Tejima International Student Research Award.

2021 Mar

  • Our workshop on the Bond Valence Method will be held online as a satellite program in the annual meeting of Ceramic Society of Japan 2021Link

2021 Jan

  • Press release "New Ba7Nb4MoO20-Based Materials with High Oxygen-Ion Conductivity Could Open Sustainable Future". This is a collaborative research with Prof. Kamiyaka (KEK), Prof. Skinner (Imperial College London)Link

2020 Oct

  • Mr. Kikuchi, and Mr. Sakuda earned presentation awards at The Ceramic Society of Japan Kanto Branch meeting

2020 Sep

  • Dr. Zhang(graduated student), Mr. Yasui, and Ms. Shiga earned presentation awards at the 33rd Fall Meeting of The Ceramic Society of Japan.

2020 Jun

  • Dr. Murakami's work has been press released "New High Proton Conductors with Inherently Oxygen Deficient Layers Open Sustainable Future"Link

2020 May

  • Ms. Kandabashi, and Mr. Sakuda earned presentation awards at the annual Meeting of The Ceramic Society of Japan.

2020 Mar

  • Our paper has been published in Nat. Commum. Link

2020 Jan

  • Mr. Tanaka 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 Oct

  • Dr. Murakami earned a best presentation award, Mr. Sakuda earned a best poster award, Mr. Tejima and Mr. Yasui earned poster awards at Pacrim 13, No. 14 session.

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

Keywords

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