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Nagoya Institute of Technology
Gokiso, Showa, Nagoya
466-8555, JAPAN

Origial papers Awards

<Original papers selected for the journal front cover>
Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 120, 2159-2165 (2016).
"Kinetic Behavior of Catalytic Active Sites Connected with a Conducting Surface Through Various Electronic Coupling"

DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b09364
Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 118, 21550-21557 (2014).
"Nanoscale Optical and Mechanical Manipulation of Molecular Alignment in Metal-Molecule-Metal Structures"

DOI: 10.1021/jp5036426
Journal of the American Chemical Society, 136, 10299-10307 (2014)
"Effects of atomic geometry and electronic structure of platinum surfaces on molecular adsorbates studied by Gap-mode SERS"

DOI: 10.1021/ja502008t

Highlighted in Spotlights, 136, 10173 (2014)
DOI: 10.1021/ja507050z
Journal of the American Chemical Society, 135, 1009-1014 (2013)
"Single Molecule Dynamics at a Mechanically Controllable Break Junction in Solution at Room Temperature"

DOI: 10.1021/ja307821u

Highlighted in Spotlights, 135, 949–950 (2013)
DOI: 10.1021/ja400349a
Chemistry – A European Journal, 18, 1564-1570 (2012)
"Optical antenna for photo-functional molecular system"


Invited Concept article
Angewandte Chemie International Edition 50, 1280-1284 (2011)
"Plasmonic Enhancement of Photoinduced Uphill Electron Transfer in a Molecular Monolayer System"

DOI: 10.1002/anie.201005271
Nano Letters 9(4), 1378-1381 (2009)
"Coherent Phonon Dynamics in Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Studied by Time-Frequency Two-Dimensional Coherent Anti-Stokes Raman Scattering Spectroscopy"

DOI: 10.1021/nl803027c

Selected for highlighting in Nature Asia Materials as the best research published in the field of materials science by researchers in the Asia-Pacific region.
DOI: 10.1038/asiamat.2009.227

<Press release>
"Efficient photo-energy conversion on organic monolayers using nano-gap plasmonic antennae" 2010.11.22 (in japanese, NIKKAN KOGYO SHIMBUN 11.23)

Motoharu Inagaki, NITech Vice President Award for Graduate Studends 2017, 2018.2.21

Motoharu Inagaki, 2nd FRIMS symposium, 2017.5.11 <Poster award>

Yuhei Shibamura, 1st FRIMS symposium, 2016.12.8 <Poster award>

Shino Sato 8th Annual meeting of Japan Society for Molecular Science, 2014.9.21-9.24 <Best presentation award>

Shino Sato  The 94th CSJ annual meeting 2014.3.27-30 <Best presentation award>

Yuma Takeuchi CSJ Hokkaido Division Winter meeting 2014 <Best presentation award>

Shino Sato 29th  Lilac seminor <Best poster award>

Katsuyoshi Ikeda "Plasmonic spectroscopy and photochemistry at metal-molecule interfaces"  2013 Hokkaido University President's Award for Outstanding Research

Sari Uchiyaam CSJ Hokkaido Division Winter meeting 2013 <Best poster award>

Shino Sato "Oxygen reduction reaction on Co-porphyrin modified electrodes" Frontier Chemistry Center (FCC) International Symposium; The 8th Hokkaido University – Nanjing University Joint Symposium; The 15th Hokkaido University – Seoul National University Joint Symposium; 2012 HU – NU – SNU – NIMS/MANA Joint Symposium (Sapporo, 2012.12.7) <Best Poster Award>

Katsuyoshi Ikeda "Plasmonic spectroscopy and photochemistry at atomically defined metal surfaces" The Asian and Oceanian Photochemistry Association, 2012.1.11 <APA prize for young scientists 2011>

Katsuyoshi Ikeda The GREEN prize 2011, 2012.6.26 <PD award>

Katsuyoshi Ikeda  2010.9.15 Young Scientist award, Japan Society for Molecular Science

Jun Sato Hokkaido Branch of the Electrochemical Society of Japan 2010.7.3 <Best poster award>

Jun Sato CSJ Hokkaido Division Winter meeting 2009 <Best presentation award> 

Shuto Suzuki CSJ Hokkaido Division Winter meeting 2009 <Best poster award>

Norihiro Fujimoto 27th Solid & surface photochemistry meeting <Best poster award>