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KERA, Satoshi

TEL: 0564-55-7413
Mail: kera_at_ims.ac.jp (Please replace the "_at_" with @ )
Affiliation laboratory:
Location: Myoudaiji, Main Office Bldg. Room216


Photo-Molecular Science, Photo-Molecular Science III


1996  B.S. Chiba University
1998 M.E. Chiba University
2001  Ph.D.  Chiba University
1998  Research Fellowships for Young Scientists (JSPS)
2001  Assistant Professor, Chiba University
2003  Research Associate, Institute for Molecular Science
2003  Postdoctoral Fellow, Wuerzburg University
2004  Assistant Professor, Chiba University
2007  Associate Professor, Chiba University
2009 Visiting Associate Professor, Institute for Molecular Science
2013 Adjunct Lecturer, The Open University of Japan
2013 Visiting Associate Professor, Soochow University
2014 Professor, Institute for Molecular Science
         Professor, The Graduate University for Advanced Studies
         Visiting Professor, Chiba University

Main research themes

Electronic Property of Functional Organic Materials
kewords Photoelectron spectroscopy, Molecular Film, Electronic State
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Selected Publications

  1. F. Bussolotti, S. Kera, K. Kudo, A. Kahn and N. Ueno, “Gap States in Pentacene Thin Film Induced by Inert Gas Exposure,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 110, 267602 (5 pages) (2013).
  2. S. Duhm, Q. Xin, S. Hosoumi, H. Fukagawa, K. Sato, N. Ueno and S. Kera, “Charge Reorganization Energy and Small Polaron Binding Energy of Rubrene Thin Films by Ultraviolet Photoelectron Spectroscopy,” Adv. Mater. 24, 901–905 (2012).
  3. S. Kera, H. Yamane and N. Ueno, “First Principles Measurements of Charge Mobility in Organic Semiconductors: Valence Hole-Vibration Coupling in Organic Ultrathin Films,” Prog. Surf. Sci. 84, 135–154 (2009).