Achievements(Awards)

FY2020

"Mission Innovation Champions Program"
The award system for mission innovation, an international initiative to promote R&D investment in the clean energy field launched at COP21
Yoshiki Takagiwa (A04)
12/06/2020
41th Honda Memorial Young Reseacher Award
"Research on small temperature difference power generation technology that supports IoT society"
Yoshiki Takagiwa (A04)
6/11/2020
The Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Outstanding Support for Research Award
"For material development and human resource development support using X-ray diffraction method Contribution"
Yoshitaka Matsushita (A02)
07/04/2020
17th Japan Thermoelectric Society Academic Lecture, Excellent Presentation Award
"Interband Contribution to Thermoelectric Properties of Al–Cu–Ir Quasicrystalline Approximant"
Koichi Kitahara (A01)
30/09/2020
17th Japan Thermoelectric Society Academic Lecture, Excellent Poster Award
"Effect of Cu doping on Thermoelectric properties of Al-Si-Ru semiconducting quasicrystalline approximant"
Yutaka Iwasaki (A01)
30/09/2020
Student Excellent Presentation Award at 2020 Autumn Meeting of the Physical Society of Japan
"Electronic States Analysis II of Al-Pd-Co Quasicrystalline 1/1 Approximant"
Yutaka Iwasaki (A01)
19/10/2020
Physical Property Science Cross-disciplinary study group (joint study group), Young Scientist Award
"Fabrication of Al-Si-Ru system approximate crystal semiconductor by band engineering"
Yutaka Iwasaki (A01)
05/12/2020
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NISTEP Selection 2020 (The Researchers with Nice Step)
"Constract of Starrydata, Big Database of Material Properties, by collecting previous experimental data from research papers -Contribution to Materials Informatics getting Data Science in Materials Science-"
Yukari Katsura (A03)
15/12/2020
The 5th Asian Conference on Thermoelectrics (ACT5) & The 6th Southeast Asia Conference on Thermoelectrics (SACT6) (tts.or.th) , The Best Oral Presentation
"Interband Contribution to Thermoelectric Properties of Al–Cu–Ir Quasicrystalline Approximant"
Koichi Kitahara (A01)
17/12/2020
The 5th Asian Conference on Thermoelectrics (ACT5) & The 6th Southeast Asia Conference on Thermoelectrics (SACT6) (tts.or.th) , The Best Oral Presentation
"Effect of Cu doping on Thermoelectric properties of Al-Si-Ru semiconducting quasicrystalline approximant"
Yutaka Iwasaki (A01)
17/12/2020
The 1st TSAI An-Pang Award
"Theoretical study of weak-coupling quasiperiodic superconductors"
Nayuta Takemori (A03)
05/03/2021
The 26th Outstanding Paper Award of the Physical Society of Japan
"Superconductivity of Au-Ge-Yb Approximants with Tsai-type Clusters"
Kazuhiko Deguchi (A04)
23/01/2021
2020 "Precious Metal Research Grant" Silver Award
"Precious metal hypermaterials"
Ryuji Tamura (A01)
31/03/2021

FY2019

Young Scientist Award of the Physical Society of Japan, 2020
"Atomic structures of Tsai-type icosahedral quasicrystals"
Tsunetomo Yamada (A01)
05/11/2019
Young Scientist Award of the Physical Society of Japan, 2020
"Study on electronic states of quasicrystals and related materials"
Koichi Kitahara (A01)
05/11/2019
16th Japan Thermoelectric Society Academic Lecture, Excellent Presentation Award
"Fabrication of Al-Si-Ru system approximate crystal semiconductor by band engineering"
Yuki Iwasaki (A01)
04/09/2019
The 12th Best Paper Award, The Thermoelectric Society of Japan
"Roles of Carrier Doping, Band Gap and Electron Relaxation Time in the Bolzmann Transport Calculations of a Semiconductor’s Thermoelectric Properties"
Y. Katsura, H. Takagi, and K. Kimura (A03, A01)
02/09/2019
"Best Progress Award for Young Scientists" of Thermoelectric Society of Japan
"Constraction of Transdiciprinaly Research for Thermoelectric Materials using experiment, first principle calculation and data science"
Yukari Katsura (A03)
02/09/2019
"32nd European Crystallographic Meeting (ECM32) The Austrian Academy of Science Poster prize
"The real space refinement of the icosahedral quasicrystal"
Ireneusz Buganski (A02)
23/08/2019
Most Cited Articles in 2018 from Vol. 86 (2017), J. Phys. Soc. Jpn.
"Unusual Magnetic State with Dual Magnetic Excitations in the Single Crystal of S = 1/2 Kagome Lattice Antiferromagnet CaCu3(OH)6Cl2・0.6H2O "
Yoshitaka Matsushita (A02)
21/05/2019
Most Cited Articles in 2018 from Vol. 86 (2017), J. Phys. Soc. Jpn.
"Structural, Magnetic, and Superconducting Properties of Caged Compounds ROs2Zn20 (R = La, Ce, Pr, and Nd) "
Yoshitaka Matsushita (A02)
21/05/2019