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Topics in 2022

      

2022.11.21 Prof. Riedel gave a lecture

Professor Ralf Riedel of Technische Universitat Darmstadt, gave a lecture on “Silicon/Tin-Based Anode Materials for Advanced Lithium and Sodium Ion Batteries”, November 21, 2022.




      

2022.10.25 Prof. Beleggia gave a lecture

Professor Marco Beleggia of University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, gave a lecture on “Multipole phase tomography: a possible route towards 3D nanoscale field mapping with coherent electrons”, October 25, 2022.




      

2022.09.15 Special grain boundary structures formed by the additive elements and their roles are clarified at the atomic level.

Special grain boundary structures formed by the additive elements and their roles are clarified by Prof. Ikuhara, Prof. Shibata, Prof. Ishikawa, Mr. Futazuka. That news were reported by Nihon Keizai Shimbun.


    
    
    



      

2022.09.09 22nd Workshop on Crystal Interface was held

The 22nd Workshop on Crystal Interface was held at Takeda Hall on September 8-9. Mr. Futazuka (D2) won the best presentation award, and Ms. Toyama (D3) and Mr. Imata (M1) won the excellent presentation award.




      

2022.06.16 Prof. Ishikawa win JSPS 124th Committee on Advanced Ceramics Encouragement Award.

Prof. Ishikawa win JSPS 124th Committee on Advanced Ceramics Encouragement Award, June 16, 2022.




      

2022.05.12 Prof. Ishikawa win JSM Award for the Scientific Paper.

Prof. Ishikawa win JSM Award for the Scientific Paper, May 12, 2022.




      

2022.05.12 Dr Seki win JSM Encouragement Award

Dr Seki win JSM Encouragement Award, May 12, 2022.




      

2022.04.20 Prof. Rodney gave a lecture

Professor David Rodney of University of Lyon, gave a lecture on “Atomistic modelling of dislocations and interfaces in metals and oxides”, April 20, 2022.




      

2022.03.24 Atomic level sintering mechanism of ceramics is revealed

Atomic level sintering mechanism of ceramics is revealed by Dr.Wei, Prof. Feng, Prof. Tochigi, Prof. Shibata and Prof. Ikuhara. That news were reported by the each media.


  



      

2022.03.24 Mr. Cao win Dean's Award of Faculty of Engineering.

Mr. Cao won Dean's Award of Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokyo March 24, 2022.




      

2022.03.15 Dr. Sasano win JIMM Metallography Award

Dr. Sasano won The Japan Institute of Metals and Materials Metallography Awards of Excellence award March 15, 2022.




      

2022.02.23 Mr. Iwata win Tsai An-Pang Award (student)

Mr. Iwata won Tsai An-Pang Award (student) February 23, 2022.




Topics in 2021

      

2021.12.02 Dr Kondo back as an assistant professor

Dr. Shun Kondo who got PhD from our lab. and was a Postdoctoral Fellow, Chalmers University of Technology, came back to our lab. as an Assistant Professor, December 1st, 2021.




      

2021.12.01 Five students won 64th JSM Symposium Awards

Our five students won the Grand Poster Award and other awards in the 64th Symposium of the Japanese Society of Microscopy November 26, 2021. Five winners and awards: Kosuke Ooe(3rd year PhD course) for The Grand Poster Award; Satoko Toyama(2nd year PhD course)for the same; Yoshiki Murakami(1st year PhD course)for The Grand Oral Presentation Award; Minjian Cao(2nd year master course)for the same; Kodai Tabata(1st year master course)for The Excellent Poster Award.






      

2021.11.26 Prof Ishikawa win Honda Memorial Young Reseracher Award

Project Associate Professor Ryo Ishikawa, Next Generation Electron Microscopy Social Cooperation Program, whose research theme "Direct observation of point defects in ceramics by atomic-resolution electron microscopy" was recognized and won the 42th Honda Memorial Young Researcher Award November 26, 2021.






      

2021.10.16 Assistant Prof Tochigi climb to IIS Assosiate Prof

Assistant Professor Eita Tochigi climbed to Associate Professor at Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo, October 16, 2021.




      

2021.09.21 Moriyama win Excellent Presentation Award

Takafumi Moriyama, a student in the doctoral couse, won the Excellent Presentation Award at the 34th Fall Meeting of the Ceramic Society of Japan, September 7, 2021.






      

2021.06.29 Nature Materials Editorial feature our paper

Nature Materials featured our paper(JK Wei and etc. all, Nature Materials, 20, 951?955, 2021) in the News & Views published 24 June, 2021, and also featured it in the Editorial published 29 June, 2021.

Interface migration by phase transformations, News & Views, Nature Materials, 24 June, 2021.

Phases at the interface, Editorials, Nature Materials, 29 June, 2021.




      

2021.04.14 Prof Ishikawa win Young Scientist Award of MEXT

Project Asosiate Professor Ryo Ishikawa, Next Generation Electron Microscopy Social Cooperation Program, won the Young Scientist Award by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology April 14, 2021.






      

2021.03.10 ACerS interview for Prof Ikuhara released

The American Ceramics Society(ACerS) is released the ineterview for Professor Yuichi Ikuhara on thier website March 10, 2021.

ACerS's website
→ Publications→ ceramic Tech chat→ LISTEN TO CERAMIC THCH CHAT
→Scanning TEM unlocks grain boundary secrets: Yuichi Ikuhara



  


  





      

2021.02.24 UTokyo-JEOL 15th Anniversary Symposium YouTube video

The anniversary Symposium which commemorates the cooperation with University of Tokyo and Nihon Denshi (JEOL)'s 15th anniversary Symposium was held on December 4 2020. The Business-Academia Cooperation Office uploaded the Director and Professor Y. Ikuhara 's lecture video on YouTube.


  



2021.02.03 Labo Tours_Coming Soon!

We are holding our laboratory tours for newly 4th grade students for the following date. We are planning to briefly introduce our laboratory, a quastion and Answer period and Microscopy tours. Please feel free to join us!

Crystal Interface Laboratory (Prof. Y. Ikuhara) Tour

     Date     Day         Hour
February 10Wed13:00~15:00
February 17Wed13:00~15:00
March  11Thu13:00~15:00
Place: Room 415, Faculty of Engineering Bldg. 9 at Asano Section.


  




      

2021.01.12 Direct imaging of atomistic grain boundary migration

Direct imaging of atomistic grain boundary migration : Visiting reseacher Jiake Wei, Project Associate Professor Bin Feng, Project Associate Professor Ryo Ishikawa, Professor Naoya Shibata, Professor Yuichi Ikuhara, Institute of Engineering Innovation, and other researchers.


  
  
  




Topics in 2020

      

2020.12.20 Ooe win JSM Excellent Poster Award

Kosuke Ooe, a student in the doctoral course, whose research theme "Ultra-sensitive Real-time Imaging Technique Using Fast Segmented STEM Detectors" was recognized and won the Excellent Poster Award at the 63th Symposium of the Japanese society of Microscopy, December 20, 2020.





      

2020.12.05 Sasano win Young Encouragement Prize

Shun Sasano, PhD candidate, won the Young Encouragement Prize at 14th Joint Research Meeting of MEXT National Projects on Condensed-Matter Science online December 5, 2020.





      

2020.12.04 JSPS Postdoc Fellow Dr Lin joins Lab

Dr. Lin Jinghuang who is a JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow from November 19 joined our laboratory from December 4, 2020.




      

2020.11.26 Dr Nakayama, Sasano win CerSJ Ceramographic Award

Dr. Kei Nakayama and Ph.D.student Shun Sasano won the 45th Outstanding Ceramographic Award of the Ceramic Society of Japan November 26, 2020.





      

2020.11.24 UTokyo-JEOL 15th Anniversary and Next Generation Electron Microscopy Social Cooperation Program Symposium

The Business-Academia Cooperation Office which was co-founded by the School of Engineering, the University of Tokyo and Nihon Denshi (JEOL) in June 2005, had the fifteenth anniversary in June 2020. Next Generation Electron Microscopy Social Cooperation Program has been started from Aiprl 1st 2020. The Anniversary Symposium will be held on December 4 2020.








      

2020.10.22 Next Gen Electron Microsc Social Coop Pgrm site released

Next Generation Electron Microscopy Social Cooperation Program has released the new website October 22nd, 2020.





      

2020.09.08 Lithium-ion battery charging process revealed




      

2020.07.01 Next Gen Zirconia Social Coop Pgrm established

Next Generation Zirconia Social Cooperation Program was established in collaboration with School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Japan Fine Ceramics Center, WORLD LAB inc and Tosoh Corporation at the University of Tokyo July 1st, 2020.









      

2020.04.01 Next Gen Electron Microsc Social Coop Pgrm established

Next Generation Electron Microscopy Social Cooperation Program was established in collaboration with School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo and JEOL Ltd. at The University of Tokyo July 1st 2020.







      

2020.04.01 Electron Microscopy & Materials Science Lab site released

Electron Microscopy and Materials Science Laboratory that is oparated by Professor Naoya Shibata has released the new website April 1st, 2020.





      

2020.03.17 Dr SAito & Dr Kumamoto win JIMM Metallography Award

Dr. Mitsuhiro Saito and others won The Japan Institute of Metals and Materials Metallography Awards of Excellence award, and Dr, Akihito Kumamoto and others won The Japan Institute of Metals and Materials Metallography Awards of Encouraging award March 17, 2020.





      

2020.03.17 Dr SAito & Dr Kumamoto win JIMM Metallography Award

Dr. Mitsuhiro Saito and others won The Japan Institute of Metals and Materials Metallography Awards of Excellence award, and Dr, Akihito Kumamoto and others won The Japan Institute of Metals and Materials Metallography Awards of Encouraging award March 17, 2020.





Topics in 2019

      

2019.11.30 Yoshiki Murakami win Excellent Reserch Theme Prize

Yoshiki Murakami, a first-year master's student, won the excellent reserch theme prize at the 62th Symposium of the Japanse Society of Microscopy held at Saitama City from November 29 to 30, 2019.





      

2019.11.27 Dr Kondo, Dr Tochigi win CerSJ Ceramographic Award

Dr. Shun Kondo and Dr. Eita Tochigi won the 44th Outstanding Ceramographic Award of the Ceramic Society of Japan.





      

2019.11.09 Hiroaki Nakade win Excellent Poster Prize

Hiroaki Nakade, a first-year doctor's program student, won the excellent poster prize at the No. 82 workshop, The Japan Institute of Metals and Materials held at Karuizawa from November 8 to 10, 2019.





      

2019.10.15 Dr Feng Bin win Excellent Prize

Assistant professor Feng Bin won the excellent presentation prize at the 2019 Annual Meeting of China Electric Microscopy Society held at Hefei Fengda International Hotel, Hefei, China on October 15, 2019.





     

2019.10.03 Prof Riedel give lecture

Professor Ralf Riedel of Technische Universitat Darmstadt and Fellow of School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo, gave a lecture on “From Pottery to Battery Advanced Ceramic Energy Storage Materials”, October 3, 2019.







      

2019.09.25 Sasano and Ishihara get gold and silver prizes

Shun Sasano and Saki Ishihara, second-year post-graduate students, won the gold prize and the silver prize of the excellent presentation at the young resercher meeting, "Crystal Defect Core” project held at Hamamatsu city, 25 September, 2019.





     

2019.09.17 Prof Riedel to give lecture Oct 3

Professor Ralf Riedel of Technische Universitat Darmstadt and Fellow of School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo, is now staying our lab. as a fellow of JSPS's Invitational Fellowships for Research in Japan from August 21st to October 6th. He will give a lecture for us on October 3rd, 2019.


When:From 14:00, October 3, 2019                     

Where:Main meeting room at Faculty of Engineering Bldg. 9









      

2019.08.05 Kousuke Ooe win M&M Student Scholar Award

Kousuke Ooe, a first-year post-graduate student, won M&M Student Scholar Award at the Microscopy & Microanalysis 2019 (M&M 2019) held at Portland, U.S.A. in 5 August, 2019.





      

2019.07.26 Dr. Feng win Materials and Devices Joint Research Award

Dr. Bin Feng, Assistant Professor won The 1st Materials and Devices Joint Research Award April 23, 2019. On July 26, he received the certificate from The Network Joint Research Center for Materials and Devices.





     

2019.07.25 Dr. Zhou and Dr. Gao give lectures

Dr. Zhou Wu, PI, School of Physical Sciences, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences and Dr. Gao Peng, PI, Group Leader of International Center for Quantum Materials & Electron Microscopy Laboratory, Peking University, China gave lectures on "Low voltage aberration corrected STEM for 2D materials" and "STEM-EELS Probing Lattice Vibrations in Thin Films and Surface Phonon Polaritons in Nanostructures" , July 25, 2019.





     

2019.07.09 Prof Pennycook give lecture

Professor Stephen J. Pennycook, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, National University of Singapore, gave a lecture on "Materials under the microscope: From defects to functionality" to us.





     

2019.06.18 David Hopkinson study 2 month with us

Mr. David Gregory Hopkinson, a PhD Student of The University of Manchester, is going to study at our lab for two month as a JSPS Summer Profram fellow.





     

2019.06.02 Media report world’s first magnetic field free STEM

The mass media reported that Prof. Shibata and JEOL group has developed the world’s first magnetic field free STEM. Magnetic field free Atomic Resolution STEM, MARS, is the next generation atomic resolution electron microscope that makes direct observation of atoms possible in a magnetic free environment. They succeeded in direct observation of a magnetic material at the atomic level.


                                  



     

2019.05.16 Press report atomic level cracking observation

The press reported Prof. Ikuhara and Prof. Shibata group has developed a method to observe crack propagation in a material at the atomic level. NIKKEI BUSINESS DAILY reported on May 16, 2019





     

2019.03.28 Prof Rodel give lecture

Professor Jurgen Rodel, Technische Universitat Darmstadt, gave a lecture on "Dislocation Networks in Oxides:A means for mechanical self-doping" to us.





     

2019.03.07 Prof Ikuhara chosen Best Teacher

Professor Yuichi Ikuhara was chosen the best teacher. The Faculty of Engineering Best Teaching Award was given him by Professor Tatsuya Okubo, the Dean, at the faculty meeting on March 7 afternoon, 2019.

 



     

2019.03.06 Prof Molodov give lecture

Professor Dmitri A. Molodov, RWTH Aachen University, gave a lecture on "Resent research into grain/twin boundary mediated plasticity" to us.





     

2019.03.02 Dr Tochigi win Kazato Research Encouragement Prize

Dr. Tochigi, Assistant Professor won The 12th Kazato Research Encouragement Prize by Kazato Research foundation at Keidanren Kaikan Conference, Tokyo on March 2nd, 2019.

 



     

2019.02.21 Prof Ikuhara receive recognition from Dean

Professor Ikuhara received recognition from the Dean, Tatsuya Ookubo, Prof., at the faculty meeting on Feburary 21 afternoon, 2019. The Dean's Awards recognize professors for their excellence in research and contributions to the faculty.

 



     

2019.02.07 Prof Shibata win JSPS PRIZE

Professor Naoya Shibata received the 15th JSPS PRIZE from The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science at a celemony held on Thursday, 7 February 2019 at the Japan Academy.

 



2019.02.06 Labo Tours_Coming Soon!

We are holding our laboratory tours for newly 4th grade students for the following date. We are planning to briefly introduce our laboratory, a quastion and Answer period and Microscopy tours. Please feel free to join us!


     Date     Day         Hour
February 13Wed13:00~15:00
February 20Wed13:00~15:00
February 26Tue13:00~15:00
Place: Room 415, Faculty of Engineering Bldg. 9 at Asano Section.




2019.01.17 Prof Abakumov give lecture

Professor Artem Abakumov, Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, gave lecture on "How advanced transmission electron microscopy can contribute to battery research?" to us.





Topics in 2018

     

2018.12.11 Prof Ikuhara, Others discover One-dimensional Crystals in ceramics

Prof.Iuhara, Dr. Mitsuhiro Saito, Dr. Kazutoshi Inoue and others discovered one-dimensional long-range ordered structure in ceramic. Each papers reported it in unison. The research paper has published at the Nature Material web site December 10, 2018.


 



     

2018.11.20 Prof Jane Howe give lecture

Professor Jane Y. Howe, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Department of Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry, University of Toronto, gave a lecture on "Solving materials problems on Moon and Earth via “Lab in the Gap” approach" to us.





     

2018.11.01 Dr Haili Song studing 3 month

Dr. Hail Song, Key Laboratory of Polar Materials and Devices and Electron Microscope Center, Ministry of Education, East China Normal University, is now in traning at our Lab. during her 3 month stay.





     

2018.10.24 Dr Mathew Chisholm give lecture

Dr. Mathew Chisholm, Group Leader, Electron Microscopy Group, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, gave a lecture on "Seeing Atoms More Clearly" to us.





     

2018.10.15 Prof Shibata win ACerS Fulrath Award

Professor Naoya Shibata won Richard M. Fulrath Award at the 120th Annual Meeting on Materials Science & Technology 2018, Columbus, Ohio, USA. He gaved the Award lecture Oct. 15 afternoon.

 



     

2018.09.19 Dr Bin Feng win Young Researcher Award

Dr Bing Feng, Assistant Professor, won the 28th Japan Institute of Metals and Materials Young Researcher Award at 2018 Fall Annual(163th) Meeting, Sendai, Japan, September 19, 2018.





     

2018.09.21 Our Gabriel come back again

Dr. Gabriel Sanchez Santolino who is formerly our lab's researcher, Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Madrid, Spanish National Research Council, has come back to our lab. again. He is doing joint research with us during his 3 month stay.





     

2018.09.14 Prof Ikuhara win Hatsujiro Hashimoto Medal

Professor Yuichi Ikuhara won the 2018 Hatsujiro Hashimoto Medal at 19th International Microscopy Congress(IMC19) held at the International Convention Centre, Sydney, Australia, September 14, 2018.





     

2018.09.06 Shun Ssasano win Outstunding Presentation Award

Shun Sasano, a first-year post-graduate student, won the outstunding presentation award of the specific session at the 31st Fall Meeting of the Ceramic society of Japan held at Nagoya, September 6, 2018.





     

2018.07.05 Miao Bin win Excellent Poster Award

Miao Bin, a Ph.D. candidate, won Excellent Poster Award with "Direct observation of rhombohedral twinning dislocation in alumina (α-Al2O3) at atomic resolution" at JSPS Core-to-Core Japan Workshop 2018 "Nanoscale Electron-Phonon Interactions via Energy Dissipation and Fluctution", Koshiba Hall, the University of Tokyo, July 5th, 2018.





     

2018.06.01 Prof Zhou, Dr Kalini give lectures

Professor Zhou Weilie, Advanced Materials Research Institute, University of New Orleans and Dr. Sergei V. Kalinin, Oak Ridge National Laboratory gave lectures on "Three-dimensional Nanowire Arrays for Supercapacitors and Piezo-photo-magnetotronics Fabrication" and "Atomic Fabrication via Electron Beams: From Big Data to Atomic Robotics" to us.





     

2018.05.30 Dr Ishikawa win JSM Encouragement Award

Dr Ryo Ishikawa, Research Associate, won the Encouragement Award of Japan Society of Microscopy with "Structural analysis of point defects using atomic-resolution STEM" at the 74th Annual Meeting of The Japanese Society of Microscopy, Kurume city, Japan, May 30, 2018.





     

2018.05.17 The Fellow Prof Riedel give lecture

Professor Ralf Riedel, Dean of the Department of Materials and Earth Sciences, Institute of materials science, Technische Universitat Darmstadt and the Fellow of School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo gave a lecture on "Advanced High Pressure Nitrides" May 17, 2018.





     

2018.05.14  Prof Riedel now in UT

Professor Ralf Riedel, Dean of the Department of Materials and Earth Sciences, Institute of materials science, Technische Universitat Darmstadt and Fellow, School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo is now in Japan.  Fellow, School of Engineering, UT


  
      


     

2018.05.11  NTNU Holmestad Group visit Labo

Professor Randi Holmestad's group, Department of Physics, Norwegian University of Science and Technology(NTNU) visited our laboratory May 11, 2018. Elise Brenne who studied at our lab. as an exchange student from NTNU, made a presentation on her studies.





     

2018.04.27 Dr Kumamoto interviewed on NanotechJapan site.

Dr. Akihito Kumamoto, Project Resercher, was interviewed and the interviews are appearerd in the Naonotech Japan Bulletin site.


  


     

2018.04.05  Riku Tanaka win Best Student Presentation Award

Riku Tanaka won Best Student Presentation Award at 2018 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit held in Phoenix, Arizona, USA April 5, 2018.




     

2018.04.01  We accept newcomers

Our laboratory accepted four fourth year undergraduate students from the new school term.


  


     

2018.03.23  Satoko Toyama win Dean’s Award FY2017

Satoko Toyama won Dean’s Award FY2017 at the graduation ceremony held on March 23, 2018. The Dean’s Award is given by Dean Okubo to excellent students who made distinguished academic achievements.




     

2018.03.01  Always welcome to Labo Tours now

You are always welcome to our laboratory tours for newly 4th grade students. We are planning to briefly introduce our laboratory, a quastion and Answer period and Microscopy tours. Please feel free to join us!

Please call or email to Assistant Professor Ryo Ishikawa.
Email ishikawa@sigma.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp
Phone 03-5841-7723, 7688, 7689




2018.02.19 Currently having Labo tours now

We are holding our laboratory tours for newly 4th grade students for the following date. We are planning to briefly introduce our laboratory, a quastion and Answer period and Microscopy tours. Please feel free to join us!


     Date     Day         Hour
February 19Mon13:00~15:00
February 20Tue13:00~15:00
February 21Wed13:00~15:00
Place: Room 415, Faculty of Engineering Bldg. 9 at Asano Section.




     

2018.02.14  Dr Kumamoto awarded the excellent technical award

Dr. Kumamoto was awarded the 2017 excellent technical award of Nanotechnology Platform Japan (NTPJ) by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology(MEXT).




     

2018.02.12  Prof Ikuhara to win Hatsujiro Hashimoto Medal

Professor Ikuhara will recieve "The 2018 Hatsujiro Hashimoto Medal" from IFSM(International Federation of Societies for Microscopy). The Award Ceremony will take place at the IFSM Symposiumon on the Friday morning of IMC19 at Sydney and will again consist of special talks to be given by the winners of the IFSM Medals.


About the Hatsujiro Hashimoto Medal


     

2018.02.01  Dr. Zhang Wei comes our group

Dr. Zhang Wei came our group as a project researcher on February 1st.




     

2018.01.31  Prof Kim Young-Wook give lecture

Prof Kim Young-Wook, Functional Ceramics Laboratory, Department of Materials Science & Engineering, University of Seoul, gave a lecture on “Electrical Properties of Liquid-Phase Sintered Silicon Carbide Ceramics” for us.





Topics in 2017

     

2017.12.01  Prof Naoya Shibata rise in rank

Former associate professor Naoya Shibata was appointed to a professorship at the Institute of Engineering Innovation, School of Engineering, University of Tokyo on December 1st,2017.




     

2017.10.10  Prof Randi Holmestad give lecture

Professor Radi Holmestad, Department of Physics, Norwegian University of Science and Technology(NTNU), gave a lecture on “Utilizing smart data analysis to get the most out of TEM result” for us.





     

2017.10.06  Prof Ikuhara awarded Hattori Hokokai Award

Professor Yuichi Ikuhara was awarded the award by Hattori Hokokai Fundation.





     

2017.10.04  Prof Ikuhara to receive Hattori Hokokai Award

Professor Yuichi Ikuhara will receive the award of the Hattori Hokokai Fundation. The Nikkankogyo Shinbun reported.





     

2017.10.01  Doctoral Course student Yang Chuchu join our group

Yang Chuchu, a Doctoral Course student from China, joined our group, October 1st, 2017.




     

2017.09.27  Prof Juergen Roedel give lecture

Professor Juergen Roedel, Institute of Materials Science, Technische Universitat Darmstadt, Germany gave a lecture on "Mechanically tuned conductivity:dislocations and potential barriers" for us.





     

2017.09.20  Shun Sasano win the outstanding student award at the 30th Fall Meeting of CerSJ

Shun Sasano, a master's course student, won the outstunding student lecturer award at the 30th Fall Meeting ot the Ceramic Society of Japan, September 20th, 2017.





     

2017.08.08  Our group develop highest resolution electron microscope

Our group and JEOL developed highest resolution electron microscope. The Nikkei Shinbun, one of national newspaper, reported the story. Prof. Ikuhara and others presented the scientific papers at Microscopy & Microanalysis 2017 Meeting held in USA.


The article (Japanese text)





      

2017.08.01  Dr Nakayama comes our group

Dr. Nakayama came our group as a project researcher on August 1st.




     

2017.07.25  Prof Joanne Etheridge and Prof Laure Bourgeois give lectures

Professor Joanne Etheridge and Associate Professor Laure Bourgeois of Monash Centre for Electron Microscopy, Monash University gave lectures on "Revealing nanostructures using focused electron beams" and "Probing interfacial structure and phase transformations in embedded nano-crystals" for us.





      

2017.07.01  Dr Feng Bin rised to Assistant Professor

Dr. Feng Bin was rised to Assistant Professor as of July 1st.




     

2017.06.06  Prof. Keith Mcknna and Prof.Scott Findlay give lectures

Professor Keith Mcknna, University of York and Professor Scott D. Findlay, Monash University gave lectures on "Grain boundaries and dislocations in metal-oxide materials" and "Explorations in quantitative scanning transmission electron microscopy" for us.





      

2017.06.02  Enjoy welcom barbecue evening

Dr. Scott D. Findlay and Dr. Gabriel Sanchez Santolino came home again. We enjoyed a welcome barbecue evening.





      

2017.06.01  Dr. Kawahara comes our group

Dr. Kawahara came our group as a project researcher on June 1st, 2017.




2017.05.31  Electric field imaging of single atoms

We directly visualize that the electric field distribution (blurred by the sub-A size electron probe) drastically changes within the single Au atom in a shape that relates to the spatial variation of total charge density within the atom.


Nature Communications 8, 15631 (2017)





2017.05.17  Kumamoto and Higashi win Ceremographic Award

Dr. Kumamoto and Master student Higashi won The Ceremographic Awards of Ceramics Society of Japan.





2017.04.03  The Workshop complete successfully!!

The University of Tokyo- Chalmers University of Technology workshop held at Sanjyo Conference Hall, Univ. of Tokyo in March 30-31 was satisfactorily completed.





2017.04.01  We accept the newcomers.

Our laboratory accepted three fourth year undergraduate students, a project researcher and an exchange program student from the new school term.





2017.03.18  Kumamoto and Higashi to win the Excellent Photographic Awards.

It was decided that Dr. Kumamoto and a master’s student Higashi would win the Excellent Photographic Awards of the Ceramics Society of Japan.





2017.03.15  Feng Bin wins the Metallography Award.

Dr. Feng Bin won the Japan Institute of Metals and Materials Metallography Award (Fine Work Prize) at the 2017 Annual Spring Meeting.





2017.03.11  Prof. Ikuhara’s Medal with Purple Ribbon celebration

We held Prof. Ikuhara’s Medal with Purple Ribbon celebration at Gakushikaikan.





2017.03.03  Prof. Claude Delmas of ICMCB-CNRS gives a lecture

Professor Claude Delmas of Institut de Chimie de la Matiere Condensee de Bordeaux, Centre national de la recherche scientifique visited our institute and gave a lecture on“From solid state chemistry to Battery materials Electrochemistry: a tool for Solid State Chemistry” for us.





2017.03.01  Prof. Eva Olsson gives a lecture

Prof. Eva Olsson of Chalmers University of Technology who have stayed at UT as JSPS Invitation Fellowship gave a lecture on“In situ TEM studies of electrical, mechanical and thermal properties” for us.





     

2017.02.28  Final Program updated

University of Tokyo-Chalmers University of Technology Workshop on Advanced Materials and Transmission Electron Microscopy will be held March 30-31, 2017 at the Sanjo-Kaikan, University of Tokyo.


The final program   How to get




     

2017.02.15  UTokyo-Chalmers Workshop held March 30-31, 2017.

University of Tokyo-Chalmers University of Technology Workshop on Advanced Materials and Transmission Electron Microscopy will be held March 30-31, 2017 at the Sanjo-Kaikan, University of Tokyo.


Program   How to access to the venue




      

2017.02.13  Why don't you come for a visit?

We hold our laboratory tours for newly 4th grade students for the following date. We are planning to briefly introduce our laboratory, a quastion and Answer period and Microscopy tours. Please feel free to join us!


     Date     Day         Hour
February 22Wed10:00~12:00
February 23Thu10:00~12:00
13:00~15:00
February 24Fri10:00~12:00
13:00~15:00
February 28Tue13:00~15:00
Place: Room 415, Faculty of Engineering Bldg. 9 at Asano Section.





Topics in 2016

2016.11.15  A Medal with Purple Ribbon was conferred on Prof. Ikuhara by His Majesty the Emperor.

Professor Yuichi Ikuhara was conferred a Medal with Purple Ribbon by His Majesty the Emperor.





2016.11.02  It was announced Prof. Ikuhara receive Medal with Purple Ribbon from the Government.

Professor Yuichi Ikuhara will receive Medal with Purple Ribbon from the Government. The Cabinet Office issued on November 3rd. The Award Ceremony will be held on November 15th and he have an audience with the Emperor.



2016.10.24  Dr. Kumamoto and Dr, Tochigi got 1st place winner of Ceramographic Competition at MS & T 2016 Meeting.

Dr. Kumamoto and Dr, Tochigi got 1st place winner in TEM & STEM class of Ceramographic Competition, The American Ceramic Society at MS & T 2016 Meeting held in Salt Lake City, U.S.A.


List of 2016 Ceramographic Winners





2016.09.28  Prof. Browning and Dr. Mehdi visited us and gave lectures.

Professor Nigel D. Browning (Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, U.S.A.) and Doctor Layla B. Mehdi (ditto) visited us. Prof. Browning and Dr. Mehdi gave lectures on "Imaging Dynamic Materials Processes by Transmission Electron Microscopy" and “Understanding the Effect of Additives in Li-ion and Li-Sulfur Batteries by Operando ec-(S)TEM” for us.





2016.07.25  Dr. Ishikawa, Dr, Feng and Dr. Sanchez-Santolino won the Awards at M & M 2016 Meeting.

Dr. Ishikawa won the Albert Crewe Award, Dr. Feng Bin and Dr. Gabriel Sanchez-Santolino won M & M Postdoctoral Scholar Awards at Microscopy & Microanalysis 2016 Meeting, Columbus, Ohio on July 25, 2016.





2016.06.03  Prof. Ikuhara was awarded the title of the Fellow.

Professor Yuichi Ikuhara was awarded the title of the Fellow by Ceramics Society of Japan on June 3, 2016.





2016.05.18  Dr. Kumamoto and Dr. Kondo won the Excelent Photo Award together.

Dr. Kumamoto and Dr. Kondo won the excellent photographic Award of the ceramics society of Japan on May 18, 2016.





2016.04.14  Prof. Ikuhara was appointed professor emeritus by The East China Normal University.




2016.04.08  The Dean of the school of engineering prize are awarded to Associate Professor Naoya Shibata.

The Dean of the school of engineering prize are awarded to Associate Professor Naoya Shibata.





2016.02.12  Prof. Huang Rong visited us and gave lectures.

Professor Huang Rong(East China Normal University) visited our loboratory and collaborate with us. He gave lecture on "Atomic-scale Evolution of Nanoprecipitates in Advanced Functional Materials" for us.





Topics before 2015

2015.11.19  Prof. J. LeBeau & Prof. A. Sehirlioglu visited us and gave lectures.

Professor James LeBeau(North Carolina State University) and Professor Alp Sehirlioglu(Case Western Reserve University) visited us. Prof. LeBeau and Prof. Sehirlioglu gave lectures on "A New Spin on Characterizing Dielctric Materials with Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy" and "Surface and interface composition in LAO/STO hetero-interface" for us.





2015.10.26  An interview article on Prof. Ikuhara is printed in "Interview Vol.1".

An interview article on Prof. Ikuhara is printed in "Interview Vol.1"..





2015.10.07  Prof. Ikuhara wins 2015 Robert B. Sosman Lecture Award of The Basic Science Division of The American Ceramic Society.

The Robert B. Sosman Award is the highest recognition of scientific accomplishment given by the Basic Science Division and is given in recognition of outstanding achievement in basic science of an area that results in a significant impact to the field of ceramics.

The awardee presents a plenary lecture at the ACerS Annual Meeting, and receives a certificate commemorating the event and a piece of glassware. The lecture is given each year by the awardee who has been deemed by the award committee to have made the most significant contribution to the field of ceramics.


http://ceramics.org/?award_winners=yuichi-ikuhara
http://ceramics.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/sosman_recipient_list_2015.pdf




2015.09.25  The 5th Nagase Prizes are awarded to Associate Professor Naoya Shibata.

The 5th Nagase Prizes are awarded to Associate Professor Naoya Shibata.





2015.09.16  Dr. Ishikawa won The 25th Young Researcher Award of JIM

Research Associate Ryo Ishikawa won The 25th Young Researcher Award of The Japan Institute of Metals and Materials.





2015.4.2  A research of Prof. Ikuhara in Tohoku Univ. appeared on "Nikkan Kogyo & Nihon Sangyo Shimbun"

Interfacial atomic structure of diamond/cBN.





2015.3.19  Prof. Ikuhara received The JIM Tanikawa-Harris Awward

Prof. Ikuhara received The JIM Tanikawa-Harris Awward





2015.3.19  Prof. Shibata received The JIM Kousekisya Award

Prof. Shibata received The JIM Kousekisya Award





2015.3.18  Dr. Chen in Tohoku Univ. recieved Picture Award in Japna Ceramic Society

Dr. Chen in Tohoku Univ. recieved Picture Award in Japna Ceramic Society




2015.03.17  Prof. Knut W. Urban from Julich Research Centre visited our lab.

Prof. Knut W. Urban from Julich Research Centre visited our lab.





2015.03.03  The interview with Assoc. Prof. Shibata appeared on "Nikkei Sangyo Shimbun".

The interview with Assoc. Prof. Shibata appeared on "Nikkei Sangyo Shimbun".





2015.02.25  A research of Prof. Ikuhara in Tohoku Univ. appeared on "Nikkan Kogyo Simbun".

A research of Prof. Ikuhara in Tohoku Univ. appeared on "Nikkan Kogyo Simbun".





2015.02.05  The interview with Prof. Ikuhara appeared on "Yomiuri Shimbun".

The interview with Prof. Ikuhara appeared on "Yomiuri Shimbun".





2014.12.14  Mr. Youichi Shimbo in our lab. awarded "Poster Award" at "ICSPM22".

Mr. Youichi Shimbo in our lab. awarded "Poster Award" at "ICSPM22".





2014.12.11  A research of Prof. Ikuhara in Tohoku Univ. is published on Nature Communications.

A research of Prof. Ikuhara in Tohoku Univ. is published on Nature Communications.





2014.12.6  Our research appeared on "Yomiuri Shimbun".

Our research appeared on "Yomiuri Shimbun".





2014.9.12  Prof. Arthur H. Heuer from Case Western Reserve Univ. visited our lab.

Prof. Arthur H. Heuer from Case Western Reserve Univ. visited our lab.





2014.9.4  Mr. Nao Ikemoto in our lab. awarded "the Best Poster Award" at "65th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Electrochemistry".

Mr. Nao Ikemoto in our lab. awarded "the Best Poster Award" at "65th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Electrochemistry".





2014.9.3  Our world best resolution STEM appeared on the top page of "Nikkei Shinbun".

Our world best resolution STEM appeared on the top page of "Nikkei Shinbun".





2014.8.15  Our research appeared on "Nikkei Sangyo Shinbun".

Our research appeared on "Nikkei Sangyo Shinbun".





2014.7.31  Mr. Issei Sugiyama in our lab. awarded "28th Advanced Technology Award, Nippon Broadcasting System award".

Mr. Issei Sugiyama in our lab. awarded "28th Advanced Technology Award, Nippon Broadcasting System award".









2014.7.28  Mr. Shun Kondo in our lab. awarded "Masumoto-awards Silver Award in 2nd nanostructure-property relationships young scientist meeting".

Mr. Shun Kondo in our lab. awarded "Masumoto-awards Silver Award in 2nd nanostructure-property relationships young scientist meeting".




2014.6.12  Mr. Issei Sugiyama in our lab. awarded "28th Advanced Technology Award, Nippon Broadcasting System award".

Mr. Issei Sugiyama in our lab. awarded "28th Advanced Technology Award, Nippon Broadcasting System award".





2014.6.9  Prof. Ikuhara is elected to Academician of World Academy of Ceramics.

Prof. Ikuhara is elected to Academician of World Academy of Ceramics.





2014.5.21  Prof. C. Barry Carter from Univ. connecticut visited our lab.

Prof. C. Barry Carter from Univ. connecticut visited our lab.





2014.3.25  Prof. Stephen J. Pennycook from Tennessee Univ. visited our lab.

Prof. Stephen J. Pennycook from Tennessee Univ. visited our lab.





2014.3.14  Dr. Kumamoto awarded the Excellent Poster Award at "kyouyou, keisoku goudou simposium".

Dr. Kumamoto awarded the Excellent Poster Award at "kyouyou, keisoku goudou simposium".





2014.3.14  Prof. Kleebe from Technische Universitat Darmstadt is visiting our lab. for 3 weeks.

Prof. Kleebe from Technische Universitat Darmstadt is visiting our lab. for 3 weeks.





2014.2.22  Prof. Naoya Shibata appeared on TV show "The Most Useful School In The World"(NTV).

Prof. Naoya Shibata appeared on TV show "The Most Useful School In The World"(NTV).





2014.2.21  Prof. E. Olsson from Chalmers University and Prof. J. Janek from Karlsruhe Institute of Technology visited our lab.

Prof. E. Olsson from Chalmers University and Prof. J. Janek from Karlsruhe Institute of Technology visited our lab.





2014.2.1  A research about controlling and revealing dislocation core structures is published in Nature Communications.

A research about controlling and revealing dislocation core structures is published in Nature Communications.






2014.2.1  A research about atomic structure of shark teeth is published in Angewandte Chemie.

A research about atomic structure of shark teeth is published in Angewandte Chemie.






2013.12.19  A research about Pt single atoms deposited on TiO2 is published in Nano letters.

A research about Pt single atoms deposited on TiO2 is published in Nano letters.





2013.11.14  Dr. Maria Varela from Oak Ridge National Labolatory and Prof. Mar Oxley from Vanderbilt University visited our lab.

Dr. Maria Varela from Oak Ridge National Labolatory and Prof. Mar Oxley from Vanderbilt University visited our lab.





2013.11.13  Prof. Naoya Shibata awarded Sir Martin Wood award.

Prof. Naoya Shibata awarded Sir Martin Wood award.





2013.11.7  Prof. Wenzheng Zhang from Tsinghua University visited our lab.

Prof. Wenzheng Zhang from Tsinghua University visited our lab.





2013.10.30  Mr. Ichita Yamamoto, minister of State for Special Missions visited nanotechnology platform.

 Mr. Ichita Yamamoto, minister of State for Special Missions visited nanotechnology platform.





2013.10.10  A research about ferroelectric domain in multiferroic YMnO3 is published on nano letters.

A research about ferroelectric domain in multiferroic YMnO3 is published on nano letters.





2013.9.30  Prof. S. M. Allen of MIT visited our lab.

Prof. S. M. Allen of MIT visited our lab.





2013.10.1  Prof. Doh-Yeon Kim (Former chair of Korea Presidential Advisory Council on Science & Technology) is visiting Institute of Engineering Innovations as a fellow of Dep. Eng.

Prof. Doh-Yeon Kim (Former chair of Korea Presidential Advisory Council on Science & Technology) is visiting Institute of Engineering Innovations till June 30th, 2014 as a fellow of Dep. Eng.





2013.9.30  Mr. Kohei Kato and Mr. Masahiro Sakai awarded Masumoto award.

Mr. Kohei Kato and Mr. Masahiro Sakai awarded Masumoto award.





2013.9.18  Prof. Andreas M. Glaeser from UC Berkley is visiting our lab. as a JSPS invited professor.

Prof. Andreas M. Glaeser from UC Berkley is visiting our lab. till November 18th as a JSPS invited professor.





2013.9.6  >Prof. Yukio Sato awarded progress award of ceramic sosciety of Japan

>Prof. Yukio Sato awarded progress award of ceramic sosciety of Japan





2013.9.6  Mr. Shunsuke Kobayashi awarded picture award and presentation award of ceramics society of Japan

Mr. Shunsuke Kobayashi awarded picture award and presentation award of ceramics society of Japan





2013.8.21  Dr. Yimei Zhu from Brookhaven National Labolatory visited our lab.

Dr. Yimei Zhu from Brookhaven National Labolatory visited our lab.





2013.7.26  Dr. Mrovec from Fraunhofer Institute for Mechanics of materials visited our lab.

Dr. Mrovec from Fraunhofer Institute for Mechanics of materials visited our lab.





2013.7.18  Mr. Shun Kondo awarded poster award of International symposium on Strength of Fine Graind Materials.

Mr. Shun Kondo awarded poster award of International symposium on Strength of Fine Graind Materials.





2013.7.10  Prof. Martha Macartney from University of California, Irvine visited our lab.

Prof. Martha Macartney from University of California, Irvine visited our lab.





2013.7.1  Ultra High Voltage Electron Microscopy is broadcasted in ZIP

Ultra High Voltage Electron Microscopy is broadcasted in ZIP





2013.4.16  Prof. Ikuhara awarded The Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology.

Prof. Ikuhara awarded The Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology.





2013.3.25  A research about ferromagnetic dislocations are published on Nature Nanotechnology.

A research about ferromagnetic dislocations are published on Nature Nanotechnology.





2013.3.22  The article about Prof. Ikuhara has published.

The article about Prof. Ikuhara has published.





2013.3.14  Dr. Q. Ramesse from Super STEM visited our lab.

Dr. Q. Ramesse from Super STEM visited our lab.





2013.3.2  A research of Dr. Ryo Ishikawa et al. is published on Physical Review Letters.

A research of Dr. Ryo Ishikawa et al. is published on Physical Review Letters.





2013.2.23  Prof. N. Shibata awarded Kazato Prize.

Prof. N. Shibata awarded Kazato Prize.



2013.2.20  Prof. G. Botton from McMaster visited our lab.

Prof. G. Botton from McMaster visited our lab.


2013.1.11 Prof. Y.M. Chiang from MIT visited our lab.

Prof. Y.M. Chiang from MIT visited our lab.


2013.1.11  Prof. A.E. Romanov from Russian Academy of Science visited our lab.

Prof. A.E. Romanov from Russian Academy of Science visited our lab.


2013.1.11  A research of Prof. Ikuhara in Tohoku Univ. is published on Advanced Materials.

A research of Prof. Ikuhara in Tohoku Univ. is published on Advanced Materials.


2012.9.21  Mr. Kohei Kato awarded a Best Prezentation Award of Ceramics Society of Japan 25th autumn meeting.

Mr. Kohei Kato awarded a Best Prezentation Award of Ceramics Society of Japan 25th autumn meeting.





2012.8.1  Guests from Nelson Mandela University visited our lab.

Guests from Nelson Mandela University visited our lab.




2012.6.25 N. Shibata et al.,Differential phase-contrast microscopy at atomic resolution, Nature Physics.

N. Shibata et al.,Differential phase-contrast microscopy at atomic resolution, Nature Physics.(N. Shibata, et al., Nature Phys., 8 (2012) 611-615)。This result is also reported by Nikkan Kougyo Shimbun Nikkei Sangyo Shimbun






2012.5.13 The 3rd International Symposium on Advanced Microscopy and Theoretical Calculations (AMTC3) was held from May 11 to 13, 2012.

The 3rd International Symposium on Advanced Microscopy and Theoretical >Calculations (AMTC3) was held from May 11 to 13, 2012.




2012.4.30 The news of book review from Prof. Yuichi Ikuhara was reported by Nikkan Kougyou Shimbun.

The news of book review from Prof. Yuichi Ikuhara was reported by Nikkan Kougyou Shimbun.The related news is here


2012.4.17 Assoc Prof. Shibata awarded a young scientist award from minister of MEXT Japan.

Assoc Prof. Shibata awarded a young scientist award from minister of MEXT Japan.


2012.3.20 Eita Tochigi, the OB of our lab, was awarded 「37th Best Photo Award of the Ceramic Society of Japan」.

Eita Tochigi, the OB of our lab, was awarded 「37th Best Photo Award of the Ceramic Society of Japan」.
3.Eita Tochigi、Yuki Kezuka、Naoya Shibata、Yuichi Ikuhara、Atsutomo Nakamura. 37th Best Photo Award of the Ceramic Society of Japan、2012.3.20


2012.3 Dr. Wang from Ikuhara lab in Tohoku Univ, was awarded 「Excellent Paper Award」from the Ceramic Society of Japan.

Dr. Wang from Ikuhara lab in Tohoku Univ, was awarded 「Excellent Paper Award」from the Ceramic Society of Japan.
Zhongchang WANG, Mitsuhiro SAITO, Susumu TSUKIMOTO and Yuichi IKUHARA、「Excellent Paper Award」from the Ceramic Society of Japan



2012.1.9 The research done by Nagoya Univ, Tokyo Inst of Tech and The Univ of Tokyo, was published on Advanced Materials.

The research done by Nagoya Univ, Tokyo Inst of Tech and The Univ of Tokyo, was published on Advanced Materials.(H.Ohta et al., Adv. Mater. (2012) 201103809)The news was reported by Nikkan Kougyou Shimbun


2012.1.3  Teng-Yuan Chang(D3) was awarded 「Presentation Award」in GRI Symposium III on Cluster Science, Toyota Commemorative Museum of Industry and Technology, January 1-3, 2012

Teng-Yuan Chang(D3) was awarded 「Presentation Award」in GRI Symposium III on Cluster Science, Toyota Commemorative Museum of Industry and Technology, January 1-3, 2012


2011.12.4  The result of grain boundary segregation was reported Yomiuri Shimbun.


2011.11.21  Z.Wang et al in Ikuhara lab of Tohoku Univ, was published on Nature 479 (2011)


2011.11.17  Prof. Ikuhara was awarded「Fellow, The American Ceramic Society」


2011.11.17  The research of grain boundary segregation done by the Univ Tokyo, Tohoku Univ and JFDD, was reported by media。


2011.11.10  Iwatsuki, the representative executive in JEOL, visited our lab.


2011.10.28  Dr.Ondrej Krivanek FRS from Nion Corp visited our lab


2011.10.25  Y. Sato et al,「Real-Time Direct Observations of Polarization Reversal in a Piezoelectric Crystal: Pb(Mg1/3Nb2/3)O3-PbTiO3 Studied via In Situ Electrical Biasing Transmission Electron Microscopy、was published on Physical Review Letters(Phys. Rev. Let., 107, 187601). It is also reported by media.


2011.10.4  Prof. Doh-Yeon Kim visited the Univ Tokyo and our lab.


2011.9.29  Ass. Prof. Watanabe from Lehigh University visited our lab.よ


2011.7.23  Prof. Yuichi Ikuhara`s Humboldt Prize ceremony was held in Gakusi Kaikan.幾


2011.7.19  Prof. C.Elsaesser from Fraunhofer Institute for Mechanics of Materials IWM, visited our lab.


2011.5.12  Prof. Nigel D.Browning University of California Davis Visited our lab


2011.3.11  Z. Wang, et al.in Ikuhara lab of Tohoku Univ, was published on APL, 98, 104101, 2011 and was selected as the cover!


2011.3.7 Prof. W.Y.Ching(Univ. Missouri-Kansas City)and Prof. A.W.Glaeser(Univ. California at Berkeley)visited our lab


2011.2.24 Prof. Ze Zhang from Zhejiang University visited our lab


2011.1.12  The Univ Tokyo- JEOL industry-university cooperation fifth anniversary was reported by Kagaku Shimbun.


2010.11.29  Ass. Prof. K.V.Benthem from University of California Davis visited our lab


2010.11.29  The research done by Nagoya Univ, JFCC, The Univ of Tokyo and Tokyo Inst Tech, was published on Nature Communication.


2010.11.26  The news of [Direct observation of Hydrogen atoms] was listed to the top in news ranking of Nikkei electronics news (11/26).


2010.11.16  The news of「Direct Imaging of Hydrogen within a Crystalline Environment」was reported by media.


2010.11.8  S.D.Findlay et al. of V「Direct Imaging of Hydrogen within a Crystalline Environment」was published on Applied Physics Express(Appl. Phys. Express 3 (2010) 116603)


2010.10.18  Prof. Hui Gu from Chinese Academy of Sciences visited our lab.


2010.10.18  The news of Prof. Yuichi Ikuhara`s Humboldt Prize was reported by Tokyo Shimbun.


2010.10.18  The interview from Prof. Ikuhara was reported on Nikkan kougyou Shimbun.


2010.10.18  The 3rd Symposium "Nano Materials Science for Atomic-scale Modification" was held in The Univ of Tokyo.


2010.9.8  The results in our lab were introduced by Nikkan Kougyo Shimbun.


2010.8.6  The news of 「Direct observationof Li atoms by STEM」was reported by Nikkan Kougyo Shimbun.


2010.8.6  Broadcasted on the "Hot Evening" TV program by the NHK (5/19/2010)


2010.7.28  Prof. Yuichi Ikuhara was awared 「Humboldt Prize」, the related news is here.


2010.7.8  The 13th International Conference on Intergranular and Interphase Boundaries in Materials JIMIC7 was held from June 27 to July 2, 2010. The related news was reported by Tyunichi Shimbun(Mie version), Ise Shimbun, Isesimakeizai Shimbun and Yomiuri Shimbun (Mie version)


2010.7.8  Lee (D3) and Tochigi (D3) were awarded the Poster Award in iib2010.


2010.7.7  Prof. David Brandon from Israel Institute of Technology visited our lab.


2010.7.6  The The 2nd International Symposium on Advanced Microscopy and Theoretical Calculations (AMTC2) was held from June 24 to 26, 2010. The related news was reported by The MID_JAPAN ECONOMIST


2010.5.14  Prof. Yuichi Ikuhara was awarded 「7th Honda Frontier Award」.


2009.8.4  N.Shibata et al., the result of Y segregation in Al2O3 grain boudnary was published on Nature Materials.


2009.6.22  The news of Y segregation in Al2O3 grain boudnary published on Nature Materials, was reported by Kagaku kougyou Shimbun, Nikkei sangyou Shimbun and Nikkan kougyou Shimbun.


2009.5.13-14  The 2nd Symposium "Nano Materials Science for Atomic-scale Modification" was held.


2009.5  Ass. Prof. Naoya Shibata was awarded 「10th JSM Encouraging Prize」


2009.5  Ass. Prof. Naoya Shibata was awarded 「30th Honda Memorial Young Researcher Award」


2009.4.23  The news of Au/TiO2 interface published on Physical Review Letters was reported by Nihon Keizai Shimbun and Nikkan Kougyou Shimbun.


2009.4  N.Shibata et al., the result of Au/TiO2 interface was published on Physical Review Letters.


2009.3  Tochigi was awarded 「59th JSM Photo Award for metals」.


2009.1.26  The news of Nano Structures research laboratory in JFCC was reported by Kagaku Shimbun.


2009.1.14  The result of TiO2 surface was reported by NPG Asia Materials.


2008.10  The result of TiO2 surface published on Science was reported by media.


2008.10  N.Shibata et al., the result of TiO2 surface was published on Science.


2008.7.2-7.4  TEX2008 wa held in Nagoya.


2008.6.29-30  AMTC1 was held in Nagoya.


2008.6.27-28  The 1st workshop for young scientists of "Nano Materials Science for Atomic-scale Modification" ws held in Nagoya.


2008.3.6  The 1st Symposium "Nano Materials Science for Atomic-scale Modification" was held.


2008.1.25  The lectures of JFCC Nano structures research laboratory was held.


2007.10  The“Nano Materials Science for Atomic-scale Modification”project was starting.


2007.7  The news of Nano Structures research laboratory in JFCC was reported by Tyubu Keizai Shimbun.


2007.6  Ass. Prof. Naoya Shibata was awarded 「The best poster award」in Rex and GGⅢ; Si-Young Choi was awarded 「Outstanding young scientist award」 in Rex and GGⅢ.


2007.5  Prof. Yuichi Ikuhara was awarded 「22nd JSM Seto Award」.


2007.5  Ass. Prof. Mizoguchi was awarded 「22nd JSM best Japanese Paper Awward」.


2007.4  Nano Structures research laboratory was built in JFCC, and the related news was reported by media.


2007.4  The results of mechanisms of ceramics deformation published on Science was reported by Mainiti Shimbun and Nikkan Kougyou Shimbun.


2007.4  N.Shibata et al., the result of dislocations in Al2O3 was published on Science.


2007.3  Nano Structures research laboratory was built in JFCC, and the related news was reported by Yomiuri Shimbun.


2006.9  The Pr doped ZnO grain boundaris published on Physical Review Letters was reported by Nikkan kougyou Shimbun.


2006.9  Kaoru Nakamura was awarded 「The 16th International Microscopy CongressにおいてIMC16 Poster Award, Materials Science」.


2006.1  Newspaper; Coverage of an article about the strengthening mechanism of Y doped grain boundary in Al2O3 (Science 311, 5758, 2006).


2006.1  J.P. Buban et al, "Grain Boundary Strengthening in Alumina by Rare Earth Impurities " [Science 311, 5758, (2006)]