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26.04.2020Events
"The 6th Hyper Material Meeting" will be held online. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
14.04.2021Topics
Keiichiro Imura(A04) introduced research on new features of icosahedron cluster at "Japanease research.com". In addition, Keiichiro Imura's column on the mysterious properties of quasicrystals was published in the "academist Journal". For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
13.04.2021Events
【03.10.2021(Sun.)~07.10.2021(Thu.)】Kick-off meeting of the International Research Network APERIODIC will be held at Carry le Rouet, France. The date has been postponed to October 3rd (Sun.) - 7th (Thu.). For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
12.04.2021Events
【07.06.2021(Mon.)~08.04.2021(Tue.)】 The "IRN theory session" will be held with Zoom. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
12.04.2021Events
【26.11.2021(Fri.)~27.11.2021(Sat.)】The "Physical Property Science Cross-disciplinary study group (joint study group)" will be held at Tokyo University of Science, Katsushika campus. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
12.04.2021Events
【14.12.2021(Tue.)~17.12.2021(Fri.)】 The "MRM2021 Symposium B-1 Hypermaterials" will be held at Pacifico Yokohama North. This international conference doubles as the 7th Hypermaterials Meeting. The deadline for submitting the abstract is May 18th. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
07.04.2021Topics
We have published the research results from January to March 2021. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
06.04.2021Topics
The research paper about electric polarization and the huge photovoltaic effect that reflects it in the interface created by superimposing two different two-dimensional crystals (WSe2 and black phosphorus) written by T. Ideue (A01) and his co-workers has been published in Science. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
This paper has been press-released by the University of Tokyo . For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
31.03.2021Award
R. Tamura (A01) was awarded the 2020 "Research Grant for Precious Metals" Silver Award by the Tanaka Precious Metals Memorial Foundation for pioneering and fostering new fields of precious metals and contributing to the development of science, technology and socio-economics. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
15.03.2021Award
K. Deguchi (A04) was awarded the 26th Outstanding Paper Award of the Physical Society of Japan in recognition of his achievements toward progress in physics. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
09.03.2021Events
【21.06.2021(Mon)~25.06.2021(Fri)】 Aperiodic2021 Workshop: Aperiodic order and Physical Properties for beginners (1st International School on Hypermaterials) will be held with zoom. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
09.03.2021Award
At the Quasicrystal Study Group, we have established the "TSAI An-Pang Award" for the purpose of encouraging young researchers, and we have decided to commend those who have made excellent presentations. As the first award winners, Nayuta Takemori (A03) in the young researcher category and Tomoya Iwataki (Niigata University) in the student category were awarded a certificate of commendation. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
09.03.2021Events
【03.03.2021(Wed)~05.03.2021(Fri)】 The "25th Quasicrystals meeting(2nd Hypermaterials Young Research Seminar)" was held with Zoom. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
26.02.2021Topics
The research paper about Benchmark for Ab Initio prediction of magnetic structures based on cluster multipole theory written by M.-T. Suzuki(A04) and his co-workers has been published in PHYSICAL REVIEW X. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
This paper has been press-released by Tohoku University and published on the Nihon Keizai Shimbun website. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
25.02.2021Topics
A special feature on Hypermaterials was published in Materials Transactions Vol. 62, No. 3 (published March 1, 2021, published online February 25, 2021) of the Japan Institute of Metals and Materials. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
25.02.2021Topics
A preprint of a paper on Machine learning to predict quasicrystals from chemical compositions written by Yoshida (A03), Katsura (A03), Tamura (A01) and Kimura (A01) has been released. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
24.02.2021Events
The "15th Hypermaterials Seminar" was held with Zoom. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
02.02.2021Events
The "14th Hypermaterials Seminar" was held with Zoom. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
25.01.2021Topics
We have published the research results from Octorber to December 2020. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
14.01.2021Events
The "13th Hypermaterials Seminar" was held with Zoom. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
25.12.2020Topics
Hypermaterials newsletter vol.2 was published.For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
16.12.2020Topics
The research paper about Atomic structure of the (111) surface of the antiferromagnetic 1/1 Au-Al-Tb approximant written by R. Tamura(A01) , K. Nozawa(A03) and their co-workers has been published in PHYSICAL REVIEW B. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
11.12.2020Events
"133rd Committee on Microstructures and Functions on Materials" was held online. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
11.12.2020Events
"The 5th Hyper Material Meeting" was held online. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
07.12.2020Award
Y. Iwasaki(A01) won "Physical Property Science Cross-disciplinary study group (joint study group), Young Scientist Award". For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
07.12.2020Events
The "Physical Property Science Cross-disciplinary study group (joint study group)" was held with Zoom. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
30.11.2020Events
The "12th Hypermaterials Seminar" was held with Zoom. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
25.11.2020Events
【20.06.2021(Sun)~25.06.2021(Fri)】 The 1st Hypermaterials International Conference(Aperiodic2021 Sapporo) is postponed to prevent the diffusion of COVID-19. When the details are decided, we will inform you on this page.
19.11.2020Topics
The research paper about Search for the boron quasicrystal by first-principle-calculation written by K. Kimura(A01) , Y. Katsura (A03) and their co-workers has been published in Solid State Sciences. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
19.11.2020Topics
The research paper about Band engineering in Al-TM (TM=Rh, Ir) quasicrystalline approximants via alloying and enhancement of thermoelectric properties written by K. Kimura(A01) and their co-workers has been published in Journal of Alloys and Compounds. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
19.11.2020Topics
The research paper about Vacancy Control and Enhancement of Thermoelectric Properties of Al-Ir Cubic Quasicrystalline Approximant via High-Pressure Synthesis written by K. Kimura(A01) and their co-workers has been published in Materials Transactions. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
19.11.2020Award
K.Kitahara(A01) won "17th Japan Thermoelectric Society Academic Lecture, Excellent Presentation Award". For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
19.11.2020Award
Y. Iwasaki(A01) won "17th Japan Thermoelectric Society Academic Lecture, Excellent Poster Award". For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
19.11.2020Award
Y. Iwasaki(A01) won "Student Excellent Presentation Award at 2020 Autumn Meeting of the Physical Society of Japan". For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
06.11.2020Topics
An interview article with Professor Ryuji Tamura, the area leader, was published in the Kita Nihon Shimbun (November 5th).For further details, please refer to the following link; here.(Membership registration is required to subscribe to the electronic version.)
21.10.2020Topics
We have published the research results from July to September 2020. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
16.10.2020Events
The "11th Hypermaterials Seminar" was held with Zoom. Lecture video and slide are also posted. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
01.10.2020Events
The "10th Hypermaterials Seminar" was held with Zoom. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
30.09.2020Events
The "11th Hypermaterials Seminar" will be held with Zoom. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
04.09.2020Topics
The research paper about physical properties of weak-coupling quasiperiodic superconductors written by N. Takemori(A03) , S. Sakai (A04) and their co-workers has been published in PHYSICAL REVIEW B. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
28.08.2020Events
A site visit for the members of the planned research project by the managing group will be held in September and October.
04.08.2020Events
The "8th, 9th Hypermaterials Seminar" was held with Zoom. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
28.07.2020Topics
We have published the research results from April to June 2020. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
21.07.2020Events
【09.05.2021(Sun)~13.05.2021(Thu)】Kick-off meeting of the International Research Network APERIODIC will be held at Carry le Rouet, France. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
21.07.2020Topics
The research paper about neutron scattering experiment of ferromagnetic Tsai type 1/1 approximate crystal written by T. Hiroto(A02) , R. Tamura (A01) and their co-workers has been published in Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
17.07.2020Events
The "4th Hyper Materials Meeting" was held with Zoom. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
15.06.2020Topics
The video of the lecture given at the 1rd Hypermaterials Web Young Research Seminar has been released. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
15.06.2020Award
Y.Takagiwa(A04) won "Mission Innovation Champions Program". For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
29.05.2020Events
The "1rd Hypermaterials Web Young Research Seminar" was held with Zoom. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
20.05.2020Topics
The research paper about Al-Cu-Ru icosahedral quasicrystals written by H. Takakura(A02) , T. Yamada (A01) and their co-workers has been published in Philosophical Magazine. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
15.05.2020Topics
The research paper about Approximate crystal magnetism written by R. Tamura(A01)) , T. Yamada (A01) and their co-workers has been published in PHYSICAL REVIEW B(Rapid Communication). For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
11.05.2020Events
The "1rd Hypermaterials Web Young Research Seminar" will be held with Zoom. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
08.05.2020Topics
We have updated the achievement page and posted all the achievements so far. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
30.03.2020Events
The "5th Hyper Materials Meeting(25th Quasicrystals meeting)" will be held at Sakata and Hirata Hall (Science South Building), Nagoya University. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
24.04.2020Events
The "3rd Hyper Materials Web Meeting" was held with Zoom. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
07.04.2020Topics
Information on Publicly Offered Research Project has been added. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
01.04.2020Topics
【Closing date for applications 10.06.2020(Wed)】National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS) call for permanent positions researchers (R20-5 thermoelectric generation technology) in FY2020. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
30.03.2020Events
The "4th Hyper Materials Meeting" will be held at Sanjo Hall, Hongo Campus, the University of Tokyo. (There might be a change in schedule depending on the situation.) For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
30.03.2020Topics
Hypermaterials newsletter vol.1 was published.For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
30.03.2020Topics
Y.Takagiwa (A04) introduced research on temperature-difference power generation materials consisting only of iron, aluminum, and silicon at the Trend Egg corner of TV Tokyo World Business Satellite. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
25.03.2020Topics
Y.Takagiwa(A04) appeared in BS Fuji "Galileo X"(4/12(Sunday)11:30-12:00).For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
25.03.2020Award
Y.Takagiwa(A04) won "41th Honda Memorial Young Reseacher Award". For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
10.03.2020Topics
The research paper about magnetic orders induced by RKKY interactio written by T. Sugimoto(A04) and his co-workers has been published in Physical Review Materials. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
02.03.2020Events
The "8th Hypermaterials Seminar" scheduled for 16.03.2020 is postponed or cancelled to prevent the diffusion of COVID-19. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
25.02.2020Events
The "1st Hypermaterials Young Research Seminar" scheduled for 26.02.2020~28.02.2020 is postponed to prevent the diffusion of COVID-19. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
20.02.2020Events
The "2nd Hypermaterials Meeting" was held at TOKYO ELECTRON House of Creativity, Tohoku University Katahira Campus. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
14.02.2020Topics
The research paper about structure of icosahedral quasicrystal written by H. Takakura(A02) and his co-workers has been published in Acta Crystallographica Section A FOUNDATIONS AND ADVANCES. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
03.02.2020Topics
The research paper about Icosahedral quasicrystals written by N. Fujita(A02) and his co-workers has been published in Journal of Alloys and Compounds. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
03.02.2020Topics
Kimura (A01) gave a lecture including the introduction of quasicrystal at "a special lecture for MC" of Nagoya University Graduate School science graduate course material science specialty (physical system). For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
10.01.2020Events
The "7th Hypermaterials Seminar" will be held on 15.01.2020 at Nagoya University Higashiyama Campus. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
25.12.2019Topics
Prof. N. Sato and Prof. Paul J. Steinhardt will be invited to give lectures at The Physical of Japan held at Nagoya Univ.(Higashiyama Campus) during Mar. 16-17, 2020. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
25.12.2019Topics
The research paper about Kondo effect of approximate crystals written by K. Deguchi(A04) and his co-workers has been published in Journal of the Physical Society of Japan. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
23.12.2019Events
The "6th Hypermaterials Seminar" was held on 17.12.2019 at Nagoya University Higashiyama Campus. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
13.12.2019Events
The "5th Hypermaterials Seminar" was held on 16.12.2019 at Tokyo University of Science, Katsushika campus. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
13.12.2019Topics
R. Tamura(A01) has been invited to give lectures at European C-MetAC days held at Dresden, Germany during Dec. 3-6, 2019. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
12.12.2019Topics
The research paper about Icosahedron cluster written by K. Kimura (A01) , Y. Katsura (A03) and their co-workers has been published in AIP Advances. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
12.12.2019Topics
The research paper about Thermoelectric Properties of Quasicrystalline Approximant in Al-Cu-Ir System written by K. Kimura (A01) , Y. Takagiwa (A03) and their co-workers has been published in Materials Transactions. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
12.12.2019Topics
K. Kimura (A01) gave a lecture including introduction of quasicrystal at Chiba Prefectural Chiba Higashi Senior High School as a visitor from Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, the University of Tokyo. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
03.12.2019Topics
Four students from Sendai Daisan High School (Miyagi Prefecture) visited Tamura laboratory (A01), Tokyo University of Science. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
03.12.2019Topics
R. Tamura(A01), H. Takakura(A02) and K. Deguchi(A04) have been invited to give a lecture at 13th Joint Research Meeting of MEXT National Projects on Condensed-Matter Science. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
03.12.2019Topics
The research paper about Zn-Au-Yb/Tb systems written by T. Ishimasa (A01) has been published in Philosophical Magazine Letters. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
02.12.2019Topics
A press release on a research paper about magnetic properties of the quasicrystal approximant written by R. Tamura (A01) and T. Yamada (A01) and their co-workers was appeared. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
02.12.2019Topics
The research paper about magnetic properties of the quasicrystal approximant written by R. Tamura (A01) and T. Yamada (A01) and their co-workers has been published inPHYSICAL REVIEW B(Rapid Communication). For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
19.11.2019Topics
The article that K. Deguchi (A04) and his co-workers wrote has been published in Journal of Physical Society of Japan. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
15.11.2019Events
The "3rd Hypermaterials Seminar" was held on 5.12.2019 at Chuo University Kourakuen Campus. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
14.11.2019Events
The "4th Hypermaterials Seminar" was held on 12.12.2019 at Nagoya University Higashiyama Campus. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
06.11.2019Award
K. Kitahara (The University of Tokyo, Kimura group A01) won "Young Scientist Award of the Physical Society of Japan,2020". For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
06.11.2019Award
T. Yamada (A01) won "Young Scientist Award of the Physical Society of Japan,2020". For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
06.11.2019Topics
T. Sugimoto(A04) have been invited to give a lecture at 7th Euro-Asian Symposium: Trends in Magnetism (EAST-MAG 2019). For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
05.11.2019Events
The "2nd Hypermaterials Seminar" was held. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
23.10.2019Topics
Y.Takagiwa(A04) appeared in TBS "Origin of the Future" (10/27 (Sunday) 23: 09-23: 15).For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
15.10.2019Award
Y. Iwasaki (The University of Tokyo) won "Best Lecture Award for Young Scientists" of Thermoelectric Society of Japan. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
15.10.2019Award
Y. Katsura (A03) won "Best Progress Award for Young Scientists" of Thermoelectric Society of Japan. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
15.10.2019Award
Y. Katsura (A03) and K Kimura (A01) won "Best Paper Award" of Thermoelectric Society of Japan. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
15.10.2019Topics
Assistant Professor Suzuki of Tamura (A01) laboratory have been invited to give a lecture at 20th International Symposium on Boron, Borides and Related Materials (ISBB 2019). further details, please refer to the following link; here.
15.10.2019Topics
K. Kimura (A01) and Y. Katsura (A03) have been invited to give a lecture at International Conference on Thermoelectrics(ICT2019). For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
02.10.2019Award
B. Ireneusz (Hokkaido University) won "Best Poster Award" in 32nd European Crystallographic Meeting (ECM 32). For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
30.09.2019Event
【2019.09.29~09.30】The "Hypermaterials kickoff symposium" was held at Tokyo University of Science. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
27.09.2019event
【2019.09.22~09.27】20th International Symposium on Boron, Borides and Related Materials (ISBB 2019))was held at Niigata. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
26.09.2019Topics
T. Ishimasa (A01) and K. Deguchi (A03) have been invited to give a lecture at International Conference on strongly correlated Electron Systems(SCES’19). further details, please refer to the following link; here.
20.09.2019Event
The "1st Hypermaterials seminar" was held on 09.20.2019 at the University of Tokyo Science. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
12.09.2019Topics
T. Sugimoto (A03) have been invited to give a lecture at 7th Euro-Asian Symposium: Trends in Magnetism (EAST-MAG 2019). For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
02.09.2019Topics
Call for "Publicly Offered Research" is now open for applications. For further details, please refer to the following link; here.
2019.09.02Topics
The website of Hypermaterials was lunched.