Hiroshi Kitagawa [Professor]

I am interested in cooperative quantum properties that protons and electrons show in solid materials, such as ferromagnetism and superconductivity. Recently, I am also interested in investigating hydrogen storage, super-protonic conductivity and the photolysis of water. This focus covers a wide range of materials, from organic to inorganic matter, such as transition metal complexes, metal nanoparticles, coordination polymers and mixed-valence compounds.


Mitsuhiko Maesato [Associate Professor]


Hirokazu Kobayashi [Cooperative Associate Professor]


Kazuya Otsubo [Assistant Professor]

Research theme : high-pressure physical properties of one-dimensional metal complex


Comment : "I can not come back to me that day anymore, I will not come back to me on that day anymore ..."

Kohei Kusada [Specific Assistant Professor(Nanomaterials Science Special Course)]

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Mikihiro Hayashi [Specific Research Fellow]

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Wu Dong Shuang [Specific Research Fellow]

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Lim DaeWoon [Specific Research Fellow]

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Wang Fenglong [Specific Research Fellow]

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Taeko Ito [Academic Affairs Assistant]

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Naoko Sasaki [Academic Affairs Assistant]


Megumi Murase [Academic Affairs Assistant]

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Sayaka Fujiwara [Academic Affairs Assistant]


Tomoyuki Haraguchi [Specific Research Fellow]

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Man the-Pooh

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Hisashi Okawa [Visiting Fellow]

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Ryuichi Ikeda [Visiting Fellow]

Specialty: solid NMR, solid physics and chemistry


Masaaki Uemura [Specific Researcher]

Yasuo Mizuno [Intellectual property producer]

comment:I grew up in Osaka and I was born and raised Kawachi.The period that I do not live there is only eight years.People says that I talk like a comic dialogist.My motto:"If you light a candle for others, your way will be also lighted."


Shozo Kinoshita [Visiting Fellow]

comment : I had been involved in research and development as a company worker for a long time. From this experience, I learned following thing ; "If you attach too much emphasis to theories, you will be restricted with past. But if you place importance on experiments, you will find a way."


Doctoral program

Bo Huang [D4]

"Stay hungry, stay foolish." From Prof.Kitagawa

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Ryota Hashiguchi [D3]

Research themes:The properties and function search in dimensional crossover region

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Takayuki Yamamoto [D3]

Research theme:Ion conductivity and phase behavior of silver iodide nanoparticles

It is a big monitor when it is close.

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Shun Dekura [D2]

Research Topic :Synthesis and properties of new solid solution nanoparticles, Solid state NMR of hydrogen in metal

What's an oyster-bar?

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Ryo Nakayama [D2]

Research themes:Evaluation and physical property expression by proton beam irradiation

Yakiharae! ! !

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Zhang Quan [D2]


Naoki Ogiwara [D1]

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Tasuku Sugiura [D1]

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Comment:Why human has eight legs? --K Tsuchiya

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Master's program

Yoshimasa Aoyama [M2]

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Shinya Tomeno [M2}

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Takuo Wakisaka [M2}

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Yojiro Kimura [M1]

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Keigo Kobayashi [M1]

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Naoya Suzuki [M1]

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Undergraduate grade

Tetsuya Ikebuchi

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Kentaro Aoki

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Naoki Araki

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Kodai Ishida

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Masaki Donoshita

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Yuki Watanabe

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