MASAHIKO SAITO

Last Updated :2021/05/10

Affiliations, Positions
Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering, Assistant Professor
E-mail
masahikosaitohiroshima-u.ac.jp

Basic Information

Academic Degrees

  • Hiroshima University
  • Hiroshima University

Affiliated Academic Societies

  • Japan Society of Applied Physics
  • The Society of Polymer Science Japan
  • The Chemical Society of Japan

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2021, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 2Term, General Chemistry
  2. 2021, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, Basic Experiments in Chemistry
  3. 2021, Undergraduate Education, 4Term, Exercises in Organic Chemistry
  4. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Directed Study in Applied Chemistry IIB
  5. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Seminar in Applied Chemistry IIB
  6. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 4Term, Special Exercises on Applied Chemistry B
  7. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, Special Exercises on Applied Chemistry A
  8. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 2Term, Special Exercises on Applied Chemistry A
  9. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 3Term, Special Exercises on Applied Chemistry B
  10. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Academic Year, Special Study on Applied Chemistry

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. pi-Conjugated polymers and molecules enabling small photon energy loss simultaneously with high efficiency in organic photovoltaics, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 20213-20237, 20200805
  2. Dithiazolylthienothiophene Bisimide-Based pi-Conjugated Polymers: Improved Synthesis and Application to Organic Photovoltaics as P-Type Semiconductor, BULLETIN OF THE CHEMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 93(4), 561-567, 202004
  3. Impact of Noncovalent Sulfur-Fluorine Interaction Position on Properties, Structures, and Photovoltaic Performance in Naphthobisthiadiazole-Based Semiconducting Polymers, ADVANCED ENERGY MATERIALS, 10(7), 202002
  4. Understanding Comparable Charge Transport Between Edge-on and Face-on Polymers in a Thiazolothiazole Polymer System, ACS Applied Polymer Materials, 1(6), 1257-1262, 20190429
  5. Dithiazolylthienothiophene Bisimide: A Novel Electron-Deficient Building Unit for N-Type Semiconducting Polymers, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 11(26), 23410-23416, 20190604
  6. A Thiazolothiazole-Based Semiconducting Polymer with Well-Balanced Hole and Electron Mobilities, APPLIED SCIENCES, 9(3), 20190201
  7. Correlation between Distribution of Polymer Orientation and Cell Structure in Organic Photovoltaics, ACS APPLIED MATERIALS & INTERFACES, 10(38), 32420-32425, 20180926
  8. Impact of side chain placement on thermal stability of solar cells in thiophene-thiazolothiazole polymers, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY C, 6(14), 3668-3674, 20180414

External Funds

Acceptance Results of Competitive Funds

  1. Grant-in-Aid for Early-Career Scientists, 2020, 2023
  2. KAKENHI(Grant-in-Aid for Research Activity Start-up), 2018, 2019