Dynamic Functional Materials Group
Research Institute for Sustainable Chemistry
Multi-scale Softmatter Simulation Team
Center for Computational Design of Advanced Functional Materials
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
Recent research interests
Statistical and Computational Physics of Soft Materials
Cholesteric blue phases
Liquid crystal colloids
Liquid crystals in contact with grooved surfaces
Field theoretical treatment of polymeric systems
"Control of the number and shape of topological defects in a liquid crystal"
[in Japanese] (May 19th, 2015, from Osaka University)
"Simple Method to Detect the Chirality of Gas Molecules Using Liquid Crystals"
(May 1st, 2014, from AIST)
"New Orientational Structure of a Liquid Crystal Confined within Microwrinkles"
(February 29th, 2012, from AIST)
"Discovery of New Ordered Structures of a Liquid Crystal"
(April 6th, 2011, from AIST)
Full publication list
AIST Central 5