List of Labs and Research Topics

Science

Name(First/Last)Tomoki Kawahira

Department

Mathematics

Job Title Associate Professor
Field of Study Dynamical Systems, Complex Analysis
Research Topics
  • Dynamics in one or several complex variables
  • Teichmuller theory
  • Beltrami equation
Period Summer (June to August 2018) / Winter (November 2018 to February 2019)
Year of Study U3 / U4 / Master / Doctoral
Requirements/
Prerequisites

Applicants must be fluent in English, French, or Japanese.

Website

http://www.math.titech.ac.jp/~kawahira/

Name(First/Last)Michiaki Onodera

Department

Mathematics

Job Title Associate Professor
Field of Study Partial differential equations
Research Topics
  • Variational method
  • Evolution equation
  • Overdetermined problem
Period Winter (November 2018 to February 2019)
Year of Study U4 / Master / Doctoral
Requirements/
Prerequisites
Website

Name(First/Last)Yuichiro Taguchi

Department

Mathematics

Job Title Professor
Field of Study Number Theory
Research Topics
  • Galois representations
  • Ramification Theory
  • Drinfeld modules
Period Summer (June to August 2018) / Winter (November 2018 to February 2019)
Year of Study U3 / U4 / Master / Doctoral
Requirements/
Prerequisites

Enough knowledge in mathematics (especially in algebra and number theory) in case of graduate students.

Website

http://www.math.titech.ac.jp/~taguchi/

Name(First/Last)Toshimasa Fujisawa

Department

Physics

Job Title Professor
Field of Study Quantum transport in nanostructured semiconductors
Research Topics
Period Summer (June to August 2018) / Winter (November 2018 to February 2019)
Year of Study U4 / Master / Doctoral
Requirements/
Prerequisites


Website

http://fujisawa.phys.titech.ac.jp/

Name(First/Last)Osamu Jinnouchi

Department

Physics

Job Title Professor
Field of Study High Energy Particle Physics
Research Topics
  • Beyond the Standard Model search with LHC-ATLAS experiment
Period Summer (June to August 2018) / Winter (November 2018 to February 2019)
Year of Study U3 / U4 / Master / Doctoral
Requirements/
Prerequisites

Communication by English (by Japanese if possible)
Interests in Particle Physics

Website

http://www-hep.phys.titech.ac.jp/jlab/index.html

Name(First/Last)Nobuyuki Kawai

Department

Physics

Job Title Professor
Field of Study Observational Astrophysics
Research Topics
  • X-ray and optical observations of black holes
  • Gamma-ray bursts and electromagnetic emission of gravitational wave sources
  • Instrumentation for astronomical satellites
Period Summer (June to August 2018) / Winter (November 2018 to February 2019)
Year of Study U3 / U4 / Master / Doctoral
Requirements/
Prerequisites

Communication in Japanese or English
Background in basic physics

Website

http://www.hp.phys.titech.ac.jp/

Name(First/Last)Gaku Fukuhara

Department

Chemistry

Job Title Associate Professor
Field of Study analytical chemistry, supramolecular chemistry
Research Topics
  • chemical sensors
  • saccharide sensing
  • spectroscopies
Period Summer (June to August 2018) / Winter (November 2018 to February 2019)
Year of Study U4 / Master / Doctoral
Requirements/
Prerequisites
Website

http://www.chemistry.titech.ac.jp/~okada/

Name(First/Last)Osamu Ishitani

Department

Chemistry

Job Title Professor
Field of Study photochemistry
Research Topics
  • photocatalytic CO2 reduction
  • photochemistry of transition metal complexes
Period Summer (June to August 2018) / Winter (November 2018 to February 2019)
Year of Study U4 / Master / Doctoral
Requirements/
Prerequisites

Applicants should do experiments in the lab. They should have interest in photochemistry.

Website

http://www.chemistry.titech.ac.jp/~ishitani/en/index_en.html

Name(First/Last)Nobuharu Iwasawa

Department

Chemistry

Job Title Professor
Field of Study Organic Chemistry
Research Topics
  • transition metal complex
  • CO2 fixation
Period Summer (June to August 2018) / Winter (November 2018 to February 2019)
Year of Study U4 / Master / Doctoral
Requirements/
Prerequisites
Website

http://www.chemistry.titech.ac.jp/~iwasawa/index.html

Name(First/Last)Manabu Kiguchi

Department

Chemistry

Job Title Professor
Field of Study Molecular electronics
Research Topics
  • Single molecular conductance
  • Single molecular spectroscopy
Period Summer (June to August 2018) / Winter (November 2018 to February 2019)
Year of Study Doctoral
Requirements/
Prerequisites
Website

http://www.chemistry.titech.ac.jp/~kiguti/Mem/kiguti/kiguti.html

Name(First/Last)Ken Ohmori

Department

Chemistry

Job Title Associate Professor
Field of Study Organic Synthesis
Research Topics
  • Natural Product Synthesis
  • Development of New Synthetic Method
Period Summer (June to August 2018) / Winter (November 2018 to February 2019)
Year of Study U3 / U4 / Master / Doctoral
Requirements/
Prerequisites

Applicants must have basic knowledge of organic chemistry and some experience in organic synthesis.

Website

http://www.org-synth.chem.sci.titech.ac.jp/suzukilab/?page_id=31

Name(First/Last)Yasuhiro Ohshima

Department

Chemistry

Job Title Professor
Field of Study Physical Chemistry
Research Topics
  • Laser Spectroscopy of Gas-phase Molecules
  • Laser Control of Molecular Motion
Period Summer (June to August 2018) / Winter (November 2018 to February 2019)
Year of Study U4 / Master / Doctoral
Requirements/
Prerequisites

Applicants must have completed coursework in fundamental physical chemistry prior to starting the program.

Website

http://www.chemistry.titech.ac.jp/~ohshima/index_e.html

Name(First/Last)Keisuke Suzuki

Department

Chemistry

Job Title Professor
Field of Study Organic Synthesis
Research Topics
  • Organic Synthesis
  • Natural Product Synthesis
Period Summer (June to August 2018) / Winter (November 2018 to February 2019)
Year of Study U4 / Master / Doctoral
Requirements/
Prerequisites
Website

http://www.org-synth.chem.sci.titech.ac.jp/suzukilab/?page_id=31

Name(First/Last)Hidehiro Uekusa

Department

Chemistry

Job Title Associate Professor
Field of Study crystallography
Research Topics
  • crystal chemistry of organic compound
  • crystal structure science of pharmaceutical compound
Period Summer (June to August 2018) / Winter (November 2018 to February 2019)
Year of Study U3 / U4 / Master / Doctoral
Requirements/
Prerequisites
Website

http://www.chemistry.titech.ac.jp/~uekusa/

Name(First/Last)John Hernlund

Department

Earth and Planetary Sciences

Job Title Professor
Field of Study Geophysics and Planetary Physics
Research Topics
  • Mantle Convection
  • Planet Formation
  • Planet Evolution
Period Winter (November 2018 to February 2019)
Year of Study U4 / Master / Doctoral
Requirements/
Prerequisites

Must be able to carry out research in an English-speaking environment.

Website

https://members.elsi.jp/~hernlund/

Name(First/Last)Taishi Nakamoto

Department

Earth and Planetary Sciences

Job Title Professor
Field of Study Astrophysics, Planetary Science
Research Topics
  • Protoplanetary Disk Formation/Evolution
  • Dust Evolution
Period Winter (November 2018 to February 2019)
Year of Study U3 / U4 / Master / Doctoral
Requirements/
Prerequisites

Understanding basic mathematics and physics

Website

http://www.geo.titech.ac.jp/lab/nakamoto/index.html

Name(First/Last)Hideko Nomura

Department

Earth and Planetary Sciences

Job Title Associate Professor
Field of Study Planetary Science, Astronomy
Research Topics
  • star and planet formation
  • protoplanetary disks
Period Summer (June to August 2018) / Winter (November 2018 to February 2019)
Year of Study Master / Doctoral
Requirements/
Prerequisites
Website

http://www.geo.titech.ac.jp/lab/nomura/index.html

Name(First/Last)Bun'ei Sato

Department

Earth and Planetary Sciences

Job Title Associate Professor
Field of Study Astronomy
Research Topics
  • Extrasolar planet
  • Stellar physics
Period Summer (June to August 2018) / Winter (November 2018 to February 2019)
Year of Study U3 / U4 / Master / Doctoral
Requirements/
Prerequisites
Website

http://www.geo.titech.ac.jp/lab/sato/Home.html