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MINATO, Taketoshi

Senior Res.

TEL: 0564-55-7330
E-Mail : minato_at_ims.ac.jp (Please replace the "_at_" with @ )
Location: Myoudaiji, Main Laboratory Bldg. Room 308
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Instrument Center

Biography

2000 B.S. Hirosaki University
2005 Ph.D. Tokyo Institute of Technology
2003 Junior Research Associate, RIKEN (~2005)
2005 Special Postdoctoral Researcher, RIKEN
2007 Assistant Professor, Tohoku University
2007 Visiting Researcher, RIKEN (~2012)
2009 Visiting Researcher, Temple University (~2010)
2010 Visiting Researcher, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (~2012)
2012 ASI Research Scientist, RIKEN
2012 Associate Professor, Kyoto University
2020 Senior Researcher, Institute for Molecular Science

Awards

2010 The Japan Society of Applied Physics Incentive Award for Excellent Presentation (The Japan Society of Applied Physics)
2010 Young Scientist Award for Interdisciplinary Engineering Research (Foundation for the Promotion of Engineering Research)
2012 Chemical Society of Japan Presentation Award 2012 (The Chemical Society of Japan)
2017 Young Scientist Award (The Physical Society of Japan)
2017 The Incentive Award, The Green and Sustainable Chemistry Award (Japan Association for Chemical Innovation)
2019 The Special Prize, The High Technology Award for Originality (FujiSankei Business i.)
2019 Docomo Mobile Science Award (Mobile Communication Fund)
2022 The RIEC Award

Main research themes

Energy Conversion at Surface and Interface, Clarification of Physical Properties and Reaction Mechanisms in Atomic and Molecular Scales by Scanning Probe Microscopy

kewords Surface and Interface Science, Scanning Probe Microscopy, Energy Conversion

Selected Publications

  1. “Atomic-level viscosity distribution in hydration layer” Kenichi Umeda, Kei Kobayashi, Taketoshi Minato, Hirofumi Yamada Phys. Rev. Lett.122, 116001 (2019). 
  2. “有機電解液を用いたフッ化物イオンシャトル二次電池の開発” 湊 丈俊,小西宏明,Asuman Celik Kucuk,安部武志,小久見善八 セラミックス54,637 (2019).
  3. "Surface and Interface Sciences of Li-ion Batteries-Research Progress in Electrode-Electrolyte Interface-" Taketoshi Minato and Takeshi Abe Prog. Surf. Sci., 92, 240–280 (2017).
  4. “Unsupported nanoporous gold catalyst, AuNPore, for chemoselective hydrogenation reactions under low pressure: an effect of residual silver on the reaction” Balaram S. Takale, Xiujuan Feng, Ye Lu, Ming Bao, Tienan Jin, Taketoshi Minato, and Yoshinori Yamamoto J. Am. Chem. Soc.138, 10356–10364 (2016).
  5. “Tunneling Desorption of Atomic Hydrogen on the Surface of Titanium Dioxide” Taketoshi Minato, Seiji Kajita, Chi Lun Pang, Naoki Asao, Yoshinori Yamamoto, Takashi Nakayama, Maki Kawai, Yousoo Kim ACS Nano7, 6837–6842 (2015).
  6. “Atomic defect in titanium dioxide” Taketoshi Minato Chem. Rec., 14, 923–934 (2014).
  7. “Impact of Lithium-Ion Ordering on Surface Electronic States of LixCoO2” K. waya, T. Ogawa, T. Minato, K. Miyoshi, J. Takeuchi, A. Kuwabara, H. Moriwake, Y. Kim, and T. Hitosugi Phys. Rev. Lett.111, 126104 (2013).
  8. “Quantitating the Lattice Strain Dependence of Monolayer Pt Shell Activity toward Oxygen Reduction”, Xiaoming Wang, Yuki Orikasa, Yuki Takesue, Hideo Inoue, Masashi Nakamura, Taketoshi Minato, Nagahiro Hoshi, and Yoshiharu Uchimoto, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 135, 5938−5941 (2013).
  9. “Nanoporous Gold Catalyst for Highly Selective Semihydrogenation of Alkynes: Remarkable Effect of Amine Additives”, Mei Yan, Tienan Jin, Yoshifumi Ishikawa, Taketoshi Minato, Takeshi Fujita, Lu-Yang Chen, Ming Bao, Naoki Asao, Ming-Wei Chen, and Yoshinori Yamamoto, J. Am. Chem. Soc.134, 17536−17542, (2012).
  10. “The electronic structure of oxygen atom vacancy and hydroxyl impurity defects on titanium dioxide (110) surface”, Taketoshi Minato, Yasuyuki Sainoo, Yousoo Kim, Hiroyuki S. Kato, Ken-ichi Aika, Maki Kawai, Jin Zhao, Hrvoje Petek, Tian Huang, Wei He, Bing Wang, Zhuo Wang, Yan Zhao, Jinlong Yang, and J. G. Hou, J. Chem. Phys.130, 124502 (2009).