Shinpei Tanaka

Last Updated :2021/04/06

Affiliations, Positions
Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering, Associate Professor
E-mail
shinpeihiroshima-u.ac.jp
Self-introduction
Complex systems, self-propelled system, active matter

Basic Information

Academic Degrees

  • Doctor of Engineering, The University of Tokyo
  • Master of Engineering, The University of Tokyo

Educational Activity

  • 【Bachelor Degree Program】School of Integrated Arts and Sciences : Department of Integrated Global Studies
  • 【Master's Program】Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering : Division of Advanced Science and Engineering : Physics Program
  • 【Master's Program】Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering : Division of Advanced Science and Engineering : Transdisciplinary Science and Engineering Program
  • 【Doctoral Program】Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering : Division of Advanced Science and Engineering : Physics Program
  • 【Doctoral Program】Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering : Division of Advanced Science and Engineering : Transdisciplinary Science and Engineering Program

In Charge of Primary Major Programs

  • Integrated Physical Sciences
  • Integrated Arts and Sciences

Research Fields

  • Mathematical and physical sciences;Physics;Biological physics / Chemical physics / Soft matter physics
  • Mathematical and physical sciences;Physics;Mathematical physics / Fundamental condensed matter physics

Research Keywords

  • colloids
  • self-propulsion
  • active matter
  • surfactant
  • FCS
  • crystal
  • crystallization
  • protein

Affiliated Academic Societies

  • The Physical Society of Japan

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2021, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 4Term, Experimental Methods and Laboratory Work in Science B
  2. 2021, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 3Term, Contemporary World Issues I
  3. 2021, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 2Term, Perspectives in Physics A
  4. 2021, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 1Term, Introduction to physical mathematics
  5. 2021, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 3Term, Methods of Physics
  6. 2021, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 3Term, Experimental Methods and Laboratory Work in Physics I
  7. 2021, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 3Term, Experimental Methods and Laboratory Work in Physics I
  8. 2021, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 4Term, Experimental Methods and Laboratory Work in Physics II
  9. 2021, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 4Term, Experimental Methods and Laboratory Work in Physics II
  10. 2021, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 4Term, Basic Electromagnetism
  11. 2021, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Introduction to Physical Sciences
  12. 2021, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, Laboratory Work in Material Sciences D
  13. 2021, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, Experimental Methods for Materials Sciencs D
  14. 2021, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, Statistical Physics II
  15. 2021, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Physics of Complex Liquids and Soft Matters
  16. 2021, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, Frontiers of Material Science
  17. 2021, Undergraduate Education, Year, Graduation Thesis
  18. 2021, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, Experimental Methods and Laboratory Work in Science for IGS I
  19. 2021, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, Experimental Methods and Laboratory Work in Science for IGS II
  20. 2021, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Principles of Physics I
  21. 2021, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, Principles of Physics II
  22. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, Structure of Complex Matter

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. Dancing performance of organic droplets in aqueous surfactant solutions, Collids and Surfaces A, 566, 141-147, 20190115
  2. Free-energy model of phase inversion dynamics in binary phase separation, Phys. Rev. E, 100, 022137, 20190826
  3. Self-inverted reciprocation of an oil droplet on a surfactant solution, Soft Matter, 13, 3422-3430, 20170411
  4. ★, Dynamic ordering in a swarm of floating droplets driven by solutal Marangoni effect, J. Phys. Soc. Jpn., 86, 101004, 20170825
  5. ★, Spontaneous emulsification and self-propulsion of oil droplets induced by the synthesis of amino acid-based surfactants, Soft Matter, 20170809
  6. Sequence selection by dynamical symmetry breaking in an autocatalytic binary polymer model, PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 96(6), 20171213
  7. Spontaneous change in trajectory patterns of a self-propelled oil droplet at the air-surfactant solution interface, PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 91(3), 20150311
  8. Flurbiprofen ameliorated obesity by attenuating leptin resistance induced by endoplasmic reticulum stress, EMBO MOLECULAR MEDICINE, 6(3), 335-346, 201403
  9. Structure and selection in an autocatalytic binary polymer model, EPL, 107(2), 201407
  10. Finger-like pattern formation in dilute surfactant pentaethylene glycol monododecyl ether solutions, JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 138(13), 20130407
  11. Fluorescence correlation spectroscopy and Brownian dynamics simulation of protein diffusion under confinement in lipid cubic phases, SOFT MATTER, 8(34), 8936-8943, 2012
  12. Histone-based self-assembly into DNA-wrapped meso-clusters, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, 23, 072206, 20110101
  13. Histone-based self-assembly into DNA-wrapped meso-clusters, JOURNAL OF PHYSICS-CONDENSED MATTER, 23(7), 20110223
  14. Improved visibility of lesions of the small intestine via capsule endoscopy with computed virtual chromoendoscopy, GASTROINTESTINAL ENDOSCOPY, 73(2), 299-306, 201102
  15. Kinetics of phase separation and coarsening in dilute surfactantpentaethylene glycol monododecyl ether solutions, Journal of Chemical Physics, 20111101
  16. Microbeam X-ray diffraction of non-banded polymer spherulites of it-polystyrene and it-poly(butene-1), POLYMER, 51(8), 1837-1844, 20100406
  17. Slow molecular dynamics close to crystal surfaces during crystallization of a protein lysozyme studied by fluorescence correlation spectroscopy, JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 133(9), 20100907
  18. Application of a deconvolution method to construct aqueous phase diagram, THERMOCHIMICA ACTA, 500(1-2), 100-105, 20100310
  19. Slow molecular dynamics close to crystal surfaces during crystallization of a protein lysozyme studied by fluorescence correlation spectroscopy, Journal of Chemical Physics, 133, 095103, 20100901
  20. The effect of NaCl on the eutectic phase behavior of aqueous poly(ethylene glycol) solutions, POLYMER, 50(5), 1304-1310, 20090223
  21. The effect of NaCl on the eutectic phase behavior of aqueous poly(ethylene glycol) solutions, Polymer, 50(5), 1304-1310, 20090201
  22. Structural transitions of the mono-olein bicontinuous cubic phase induced by inclusion of protein lysozyme solutions, PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 73(6), 200606
  23. Protein-protein interaction and crystallizaion induced by polyethylene glycol, Meeting abstracts of the Physical Society of Japan, 56(2), 20010903

Invited Lecture, Oral Presentation, Poster Presentation

  1. Periodic collective behaviors of organic solvent droplets on the surface of aqueous surfactant solutions, Shinpei Tanaka, The 2019 Conference on Artificial Life, 2019/08/01, Without Invitation, English, Newcastle Helix, Newcastle University
  2. Collective dynamic orderings of oil droplet surfers, Shinpei Tanaka, Takeshi Kano, SWARM2017, 2017/10/31, Without Invitation, English, Kyoto
  3. Dynamic ordering of floating salicylate droplets: Single particle oscillation and cluster oscillation, Shinpei Tanaka, 2016/09/13, Without Invitation, Japanese
  4. Oscillatory dynamic order in a self-propelled oil-droplets system on the air-water surface, Shinpei Tanaka, 2016/03/19, Without Invitation, Japanese
  5. Dynamic ordering and reciprocating motion of ethyl salicylate droplets, Shinpei Tanaka, 2016/01/23, With Invitation, Japanese
  6. Ordering of self-propelled salicylate oil droplets at the air/water interface, Shinpei Tanaka, 2015/09/16, Without Invitation, Japanese

External Funds

Acceptance Results of Competitive Funds

  1. 2017, 2019