Katsuhiko Higuchi

Last Updated :2021/04/06

Affiliations, Positions
Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering, Associate Professor
E-mail
khiguchi hiroshima-u.ac.jp

Basic Information

Academic Degrees

  • Doctor of Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology
  • Master of Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology

Research Fields

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

Research Keywords

  • Solid state physics
  • band theory
  • Density-functional theory

Affiliated Academic Societies

  • The Physical Society of Japan

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2021, Undergraduate Education, First Semester, Quantum Mechanics II
  2. 2021, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, Mathematics for Physics B
  3. 2021, Undergraduate Education, First Semester, Special Study for Graduation A
  4. 2021, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, Special Study for Graduation B
  5. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, Solid State Physics
  6. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 4Term, Exercises in Basic Sciences of Matter B
  7. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Seminar on Basic Sciences of Matter A
  8. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, Seminar on Basic Sciences of Matter B
  9. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Academic Year, Academic Presentation in Basic Sciences of Matter
  10. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, Exercises in Basic Sciences of Matter A
  11. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 2Term, Exercises in Basic Sciences of Matter A
  12. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 3Term, Exercises in Basic Sciences of Matter B
  13. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, Solid State Physics
  14. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Academic Year, Advanced Study in Quantum Matter
  15. 2021, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Academic Year, Advanced Study in Quantum Matter

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. High-Efficiency Delta-Doped Amorphous Silicon Solar Cells Prepared by Photochemical Vapor Deposition, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. Series, 30(8), 1635-1640, 19910801
  2. First high performance InAlAs/InGaAs HEMTs on GaAs exceeding that on InP, Proc. of 1994 IEEE IEDM, 891-894, 1994
  3. High Gm InAlAs/InGaAs HEMTs grown lattice-mismatched on GaAs substrates, Journal of Crystal Growth, 150(4), 1230-1235, 19950401
  4. High Gm MBE-grown InP based HEMTs with a very low contact resistance triple capping layer, Proc. of 7th International Conference on Indium Phosphide and Related Materials, 741-744, 1995
  5. Low contact resistance Triple capping layer enabling high GmInAlAs/InGaAs HEMTs, Journal of Electronic Materials, 25(4), 643-647, 19960401
  6. High Performance InAlAs/InGaAs HEMTs on GaAs, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. Series, 35(11), 5642-5645, 19961101
  7. Fabrication of an InAlAs/InGaAs HEMT using ArF Excimer Laser Assisted Damage-Free Highly-Selective InGaAs/InAlAs Etching Technology, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys., 35(12B), 6544-6548, 19961201
  8. A Monte Carlo analysis of new nanoscale ballistic field effect transistors (BFETs) for millimetre-wave applications, Proceedings of Electron Devices for Microwave and Optoelectronic Applications96, 8-13, 1996
  9. InAlAs/InGaAs HEMTs with uniform threshold voltage fabricated by selective wet-etching using adipic acid, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys., 36(3B), 1822-1825, 19970301
  10. Structural and optical characterization of single three-dimensionally confined GaAs/AlAs structures grown on patterned GaAs (011) substrates, J. Vac. Sci. & Technol., B15(4), 862-869, 19970401
  11. Selective Wet Etching of InGaAs to InAlAsUsing Adipic Acid, Semiconductor Science and technology, 12(6), 475-480, 19971201
  12. High-performance HEMT with an Offset-Gate Structure for Millimeter-Wave MMICs, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys., 37(3B), 1373-1376, 19980301
  13. High breakdown voltage and high fmax InAlAs/InGaAs HEMTs on GaAs, Proc. of 1998 International Conference on Indium Phosphide and Related Materials, 501-504, 1998
  14. High breakdown voltage of InAlAs/InGaAs HEMTs with wide-recess structure, Japanese Journal of Applied Physics, 38(2B), 267-270, 19990201
  15. Optimum design and fabrication of InAlAs/InGaAs HEMTs on GaAs with both high breakdown voltage and high maximum frequency of oscillation, IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices, 46(7), 1312-1318, 19990701
  16. Annelaing effects on lattice-strain-relaxed In0.5Al0.5As/In0.5Ga0.5As heterostructures grown on GaAs substrates, Journal of Crystal Growth, 201(8), 271-275, 19990401
  17. Sharp luminescent lines from single three-dimensionally confined GaAs/AlAs structures grown on a patterned GaAs substrate, Physical Review B, 60(19), 13727-13734, 19990401
  18. Relativistic band theory under an electromognetic field: A relativistic current and spin density functional theory for the infinite system, 5th International Workshop on Similarity in Diversity, 171-180, 20000101
  19. Magnetic Bloch Function in Current Density Functional Theory, Physica B, 284, 1193-1194, 20000401
  20. InAs/AlInAsSb inverse modulation-doped heterostructures grown by molecular beam epitaxy, Proc. of the 10th International Conference on Narrow Gap Semiconductors and Related Small Energy Phenomena, Physics and Applications, 36-38, 20010801
  21. Sum rules and bounds on the exchange and correlation energy functional of the current-density functional theory, Physical Review B, 65, 195122, 20020401
  22. Exchange and correlation energy functional in the current-density functional theory, Physica B, 534, 20020401
  23. Sum Rules for Exchange and Correlation Energy Functional in the Current-Density Functional Theory, Journal of the Korean Physical Society, 40, 1060, 20020401
  24. Dominant noise source of low-frequency fluctuation in AlGaAs/InGaAs high electron mobility transistors, Japanese Journal of Applied Physics, 42, 2296, 20030401
  25. Scheme for the energy-band calculation under the external magnetic field, Physica B, 329-333, 127, 20030801
  26. Low-Frequency Noise Caused by Substrate Current in AlGaAs/InGaAs HEMTs, Japanese Journal of Applied Physics, 43(4B), 1937-1940, 20040401
  27. Arbitrary Choice of Basic Variables in Density Functional Theory. I. Formalism, Physical Review B, 69, 035113, 20040401
  28. Density functional theory with arbitrary basic variables, Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 272-276, 659, 20041101
  29. Arbitrary Choice of Basic Variables in density-functional. II. Illustrative Applications, Physical Review B, 69, 165118, 20040801
  30. Virial and scaling relations for the exchange-correlation energy functional in the extended constrained-search theory, Chimia, 59, 419, 20051101
  31. Extended constrained-search theory: arbitrary choice of basic variables in 0density functional theory, Chimia, 59, 413, 20051101
  32. Exchange-correlation energy functional and virial theorem in the extended 0constrained-search theory, Physical Review B, 71, 035116, 20050801
  33. Mobility and number fluctuations in MOS structures, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys., 44, 2198, 20051201
  34. Low-frequency noise generated from high-field region in AlGaAs/InGaAs HEMTs, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys., 44, 2496, 20050401
  35. Vorticity expansion approximation of the exchange and correlation energy functionals in current-density functional theory, Physical Review B, 74, 195122, 20061201
  36. Simultaneous equations for calculating the ground-state pair density, Journal of Physics, 19, 365219, 20071001
  37. OEP Atomic-structure calculations with Moller-Plesset correlation and orbital polarization, Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 310, 1623, 20070801
  38. Density functional scheme for calculating the ground-state pair density, Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 310, 990, 20070801
  39. New Practicable Forms for Exchange and Correlation Energy Functionals of the CDFT, Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 310, 1065, 20070801
  40. A Proposal for Calculating the Orbital-Dependent Exchange-Correlation Potential by Means of the Virial Theorem, Journal of Physical Society of japan, 76, 054302, 20070701
  41. Comparison between the vorticity expansion approximation and the local density approximation of the CDFT from the viewpoint of sum rules, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, 19, 365216, 20071201
  42. A proposal of the approximate scheme for calculating the pair density, Physica B: Condensed Matter, 387, 117, 20070101
  43. Pair density-functional theory by means of the correlated wave function, PHYSICAL REVIEW A, 75(4), 042510, 200704
  44. Consideration of the Effect of the Nonspherical Distribution of Electrons in Atomic Structures, Materials Transactions, 49, 1893, 20080401
  45. Scheme for calculating the orbital-dependent exchange-correlation potential using the virial theorem: Application to atomic systems, Physical Review A, 78, 012501, 20080601
  46. Pair density functional theory utilizing the noninteracting reference system: An effective initial theory, Physical Review B, 78, 125101, 20080701
  47. Evaluation of the kinetic energy contribution to the exchange-correlation energy functional in the extended constrained-search theory: Application to the current density functional theory, J. Phys.: Conference Series, 150, 042057, 20090701
  48. A pair density functional theory utilizing the correlated wave function, J. Phys.: Conference Series, 150, 042056, 20090701
  49. Kinetic energy contribution to the exchange-correlation energy functional of the extended-constrained search theory, Physical Review A, 79, 022113, 20090601
  50. Computational scheme for the ground-state pair density, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, 21, 064206, 20090401
  51. Sum rules for the exchange-correlation energy functional of the extended constrained-search theory: Application to checking the validity of the vorticity expansion approximation of the current-density functional theory, Phys. Rev. A., 81, 042505/1-8, 20100401
  52. Computational pair density functional theory: a proposal of the kinetic energy functional, Phys. Rev. B., 82, 155135/1-12, 20101001
  53. Checking the Validity of the Vorticity Expansion Approximation of the Current-Density Functional Theory, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF QUANTUM CHEMISTRY, 110(12), 2286-2289, 201010
  54. A Restrictive Condition on Approximate Forms of the Kinetic Energy Functional of the Pair Density Functional Theory, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF QUANTUM CHEMISTRY, 110(12), 2283-2285, 201010
  55. A Scheme for Calculating Atomic Structures beyond the Spherical Approximation, J. Modern Phys., 2, 421-430, 20110501
  56. Correction Method for obtaining the variationally best ground-state pair density, Phys. Rev. A, 84, 044502(1-4), 20111001
  57. Density Functional Approach for Calculating the Diagonal Elements of the Second-Order Reduced Density atrix: Restrictive Conditions on the Kinetic Energy Functional, J. Phys. Soc. Jpn., 80, SA122(1-3), 20110401
  58. Exchange-Correlation Potentials of the CDFT in the Vorticity Expansion Approximation, J. Phys. Soc. Jpn., 80, SA123(1-3), 20110401
  59. Self-consistent calculations of the atomic electron affinity and ionization energy with taking effects of the rical distribution of electrons into account, J. Mod. Phys., 2, 1161-1165, 20111001
  60. Coupling-constant expression and exact relations for the kinetic-energy functional in pair-density-functional theory, PHYSICAL REVIEW A, 85(6), 20120611
  61. An alternative scheme for calculating the unrestricted Hartree-Fock equation: Application to the boron and neon atoms, PHYSICA B-CONDENSED MATTER, 407(14), 2758-2762, 20120715
  62. Extension of the search region of pair densities by means of the scaling of the electron coordinates, Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 400, 032019, 20120601
  63. Pair density functional theory, COMPUTATIONAL AND THEORETICAL CHEMISTRY, 1003, 91-96, 20130101
  64. Current-density functional theory for a superconductor, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF QUANTUM CHEMISTRY, 113(5), 709-714, 20130305
  65. Scaling method of the pair density functional theory in combination with energy functionals satisfying the virial theorem: Checking the validity via atomic structure calculations, Physical Review A, 87, 032511, 20130501
  66. Checking the validity of the correlated Thomas-Fermi functional in the pair density functional theory, J. Phys.: Conference Series, 454, 012056, 20130601
  67. Pair Density Functional Theory, Computational and Theoretical Chemistry, 1003, 91, 2013
  68. Approximate forms of the pair-density-functional kinetic energy on the basis of a rigorous expression with coupling-constant integration, PHYSICAL REVIEW A, 90(6), 20141215
  69. A Proposal of the Approximate Kinetic Energy Functional of the Pair Density Functional Theory, JPS Conf. Proc., 3, 17009, 20140616
  70. Relativistic tight-binding approximation method for materials immersed in a uniform magnetic field: Application to crystalline silicon, PHYSICAL REVIEW B, 91(7), 20150223
  71. Calculation of magnetic oscillations via the magnetic-field-containing relativistic tight-binding approximation method: Revisiting the de Haas-van Alphen effect, PHYSICAL REVIEW B, 91(24), 20150601
  72. Recent Development of the Pair Density Functional Theory, Quantum Matter, 4, 63-68, 2015
  73. Calculation of magnetic properties of metals by means of the magnetic-field-containing relativistic tight-binding approximation method, PHYSICAL REVIEW B, 95(19), 20170525
  74. Basic Variables to Be Reproduced in the First-Principles Theory for Superconductors: Fluctuation of the Particle Number, JOURNAL OF THE PHYSICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 86(6), 20170615
  75. N-representability of the Jastrow wave function pair density of the lowest-order, SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 7, 20170808
  76. Current-Density Functional Theory for the Superconductor and Its Exchange-Correlation Energy Functional, JOURNAL OF THE PHYSICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 86(10), 20171015
  77. Magnetic breakdown investigated by means of the magnetic-field-containing relativistic tight-binding approximation method, PHYSICAL REVIEW B, 96(23), 20171215
  78. Nonperturbative description of the butterfly diagram of energy spectra for materials immersed in a magnetic field, PHYSICAL REVIEW B, 97(19), 20180517
  79. Renormalized Moller-Plesset Correlation Energy Functional Used in the Optimized Effective Potential Method, JOURNAL OF THE PHYSICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 87(1), 20180115
  80. Reduced Effective g-Factor in Graphene, JOURNAL OF THE PHYSICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 88(9), 20190915
  81. ★, Time-dependent current-density-functional theory taking into consideration the effect of energy dissipation, PHYSICAL REVIEW A, 100, 062503/1-062503/14, 20191203
  82. A Calculation Scheme for the Pair-Density Functional Theory for the Superconductor, JPS Conf., 30, 011066, 2020
  83. Magnetic-field and temperature dependence of the superconducting gap through current-density functional theory for superconductors, PHYSICAL REVIEW B, 102(1), 20200727

Publications such as books

  1. 2011/11, 密度汎関数法の発展-マテリアルデザインへの応用-, 2011, 11, Scholarly Book, Joint work

Patented

  1. Patent, US:7902919, 2011/03/08
  2. Patent, JP5283119, 2013/06/07
  3. Patent, EP:2048714, 2013/07/24
  4. Patent, KR:10-1381785, 2014/03/31
  5. Patent