Ichiro Imae

Last Updated :2021/05/10

Affiliations, Positions
Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering, Associate Professor
Web Site
E-mail
imaehiroshima-u.ac.jp
Self-introduction
See the following page for more details; http://home.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/imae/index.html

Basic Information

Major Professional Backgrounds

  • 1997/04/01, 2006/03/31, Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (JAIST), Research Associate (Assistant Professor)
  • 2007/04/01, 2020/03/31, Hiroshima University, Graduate School of Engineering, Associate Professor
  • 1994/04/01, 1997/03/31, Japan Society for the Promotion Science (JSPS), Research Fellow
  • 2018/09/26, 2018/09/27, Muroran Institute of Technology, Graduate School of Engineering, Adjunct Lecturer
  • 2018/12/10, 2018/12/21, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan National Laboratory for Optoelectronics, Visiting Professor
  • 2019/06/14, Hiroshima Prefectural Saijo Agricultural High School, Super-Science High-School (SSH) Collaborator
  • 2020/04/01, Hiroshima University, Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering, Associate Professor
  • 2006/04/01, 2007/03/31, Hiroshima University, Graduate School of Engineering, Associate Professor

Educational Backgrounds

  • Osaka University, Graduate School of Engineering, Department of Applied Chemistry, Japan, 1994/04, 1997/03
  • Osaka University, Graduate School of Engineering, Department of Applied Chemistry, Japan, 1992/04, 1994/03
  • Osaka University, Faculty of Engineering, Department of Applied Chemistry, Japan, 1988/04, 1992/03

Academic Degrees

  • Doctor (Engineering), Osaka University
  • Master (Engineering), Osaka University
  • Bachelor (Engineering), Osaka University

Research Fields

  • Chemistry;Applied chemistry;Polymer chemistry
  • Chemistry;Materials chemistry;Polymer / Textile materials

Research Keywords

  • Thermal Battery (Thermoelectric Device)
  • Smart Window
  • Oprganic Photovoltaic (OPV)
  • Graphene
  • Lithium Ion Battery
  • Organic Field-Effect Transistor (OFET)
  • Dye-Sensitized Solar Cell (DSSC)
  • Well-Defined Structure
  • Photo- and Electroactive Material
  • Optoelectronic Device
  • Organic-Inorganic Hybrid

Affiliated Academic Societies

  • American Chemical Society, 1997
  • Chemical Society of Japan, 1993
  • Society of Polymer Science, Japan, 1993
  • Japan Society of Applied Physics, 1999
  • Thermoelectrics Society of Japan, 2017
  • The Ceramic Society of Japan, 2018
  • Japanese Research Association for Organic Electronics Materials, 1997
  • Society of Silicon Chemistry, Japan, 1996

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2021, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, Basic Experiments in Chemistry
  2. 2021, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, Chemical Experiments II
  3. 2021, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Quantum Chemistry II
  4. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, Special Exercises on Applied Chemistry A
  5. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, Special Exercises on Applied Chemistry A
  6. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 2Term, Special Exercises on Applied Chemistry A
  7. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 2Term, Special Exercises on Applied Chemistry A
  8. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 3Term, Special Exercises on Applied Chemistry B
  9. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 3Term, Special Exercises on Applied Chemistry B
  10. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 4Term, Special Exercises on Applied Chemistry B
  11. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 4Term, Special Exercises on Applied Chemistry B
  12. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Academic Year, Special Study on Applied Chemistry
  13. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Academic Year, Special Study on Applied Chemistry
  14. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 2Term, Physical Properties of Organic Compounds
  15. 2021, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Academic Year, Special Study on Applied Chemistry
  16. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, Sustainability Materials Science

Award of Education

  1. 2015/11/12, Hiroshima University, Education Award, Hiroshima University, Invention in the Lectures of eQuantum Chemistry II' and ePhysical Properties of Organic Compounds

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. ★, Synthesis and properties of alkoxy-substituted oligothiophene derivatives, Journal of Photopolymer Science and Technology, 33(4), 373-380, 2020
  2. ★, Thermoelectric properties of poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) with fluorine-containing polyanion as dopant, Polymer, 199, 20200611
  3. NIR-shielding films based on PEDOT-PSS/polysiloxane and polysilsesquioxane hybrid, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 137(7), 20200215
  4. ★, Flexible thermoelectric materials based on conducting polymers doped with silicone polymer electrolyte, Molecular Crystals and Liquid Crystals, 685(1), 100-106, 20190524
  5. ★, Molecular Properties of Thiophene-Based Donor-Acceptor-Donor Small Molecules with Well-Defined Structures, Science of Advanced Materials, 11(6), 792-799, 201906
  6. ★, Molecular properties of thiophene-based donor-acceptor-donor small molecules with well-defined structures, Science of Advanced Materials, 11(6), 792-799, 201906
  7. ★, Synthesis and Properties of Donor-acceptor-type Polymers Comprising Alkoxy-substituted Bithiophene Units, Journal of Photopolymer Science and Technology, 32(4), 585-592, 2019
  8. ★, Seebeck Coefficients of Poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene):Poly(styrene sulfonate) Correlated with Oxidation Levels, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 123(7), 4002-4006, 20190221
  9. ★, Thermoelectric properties of polythiophenes partially substituted by ethylenedioxy groups, Polymer, 144, 43-50, 20180523
  10. ★, Seebeck coefficients of regioregular poly(3-hexylthiophene) correlated with doping levels, Physical Chemistry and Chemical Physics, 20(2), 738-741, 20180114
  11. ★, Fine-tuning of electronic properties in donor-acceptor conjugated polymers based on oligothiophenes, Japanese Journal of Applied Physics, 57(3), 201803
  12. ★, Highly improved thermoelectric performances of PEDOT:PSS/SWCNT composites by solvent treatment, Organic Electronics, 51, 304-307, 201712
  13. ★, Electrosynthesis of a multilayer film stacked alternately by poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) and reduced graphene oxide from aqueous solution, Electrochemistry Communications, 81, 65-69, 201708
  14. ★, Orientation control of anchored molecules on metal-oxide substrates, Inorganic Chemistry Communications, 82, 44-47, 201708
  15. ★, Thermoelectric Properties of PEDOT Films Prepared by Electrochemical Polymerization, Journal of Polymer Science, Part B: Polymer Physics, 55(6), 524-531, 20170315
  16. ★, Facile fabrication of transparent conductive graphene/silica composite films with high mechanical strength, Synthetic Metals, 224, 33-35, 201702
  17. Electrical Characteristics of Pentacene Films on Cross-Linked Polymeric Insulators of Varying Thicknesses, ACS Omega, 1(5), 784-788, 201611
  18. ★, Panchromatic dyes having diketopyrrolopyrrole and ethylenedioxythiophene applied to dye-sensitized solar cells, Organic Electronics, 37, 465-473, 201610
  19. ★, Panchromatic dyes having diketopyrrolopyrrole and ethylenedioxythiophene applied to dye-sensitized solar cells, Organic Electronics, 37, 465-473, 20160728
  20. ★, Enhanced photovoltaic performances of panchromatic EDOT-containing dye by introducing bulky dialkylfluorene units in donor moiety, Dyes and Pigments, 132, 262-269, 20160510
  21. ★, Thermoelectric performances of graphene/polyaniline composites prepared by one-step electrosynthesis, RSC Advances, 5(106), 86855-86860, 20151008
  22. ★, Synthesis of EDOT-containing polythiophenes and their properties in relation to the composition ratio of EDOT, RSC Advances, 5(103), 84694-84702, 20150924
  23. ★, Photoinduced electron injection from an organic dye having a pyridyl anchor to Lewis acid site of TiO2 surface, RSC Advances, 5(87), 71387-71392, 20150810
  24. ★, Synthesis of EDOT-containing polythiophenes and their properties in relation to the composition ratio of EDOT, RSC Advances, 5(103), 84694-84702, 20151006
  25. ★, Synthesis of novel dyes having EDOT-containing oligothiophenes as pi-linker for panchromatic dye-sensitized solar cells, Synthetic Metals, 207, 65-71, 20150623
  26. ★, Synthesis of soluble polythiophene partially containing 3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene and 3-hexylthiophene by polycondensation, Open Journal of Polymer Chemistry, 4(3), 83-93, 20140801
  27. ★, In situ conductivity measurements of polythiophene partially containing 3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene and 3-hexylthiophene, Journal of Solid State Electrochemistry, 19(1), 71-76, 20140802
  28. ★, Synthesis and electrical properties of novel oligothiophenes partially containing 3,4-ethylenedioxythiophenes, RSC Advances, 4(5), 2501-2508, 20131029
  29. ★, Effects of pi-conjugated side chains on properties and performances of photovoltaic copolymers, Synthetic Metals, 187, 30-36, 20131113
  30. An easy one-step electrosynthesis of graphene/polyaniline composites and electrochemical capacitor., Carbon, 67, 662-672, 201402
  31. Lewis-Acid Sites of TiO2 Surface for Adsorption of Organic Dye Having Pyridyl Group as Anchoring Unit, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 117(32), 16364-16370, 2013
  32. ★, Low bandgap polymers with benzodithiophene and bisthienylacrylonitrile units for photovoltaic applications, European Polymer Journal, 49(6), 1634-1641, 2013
  33. Dye-sensitized solar cells based on D-π-A fluorescent dyes with two pyridyl groups as an electron-withdrawing-injecting anchoring group, Chemical Communications, 49(25), 2548-2550, 2013
  34. Synthesis of a Novel Family of Polysilsesquioxanes Having Oligothiophenes with Well-Defined Structures, International Journal of Polymer Science, 2012, 484523, 2012
  35. ★, Oligothiophenes incorporated in a polysilsesquioxane network: application to tunable transparent conductive films, Journal of Materials Chemistry, 22(32), 16407-16415, 2012
  36. ★, Development of a simple method for fabrication of transparent conductive films with high mechanical strength, Science and Technology of Advanced Materials, 13(4), 45005, 2012
  37. ★, Electrosynthesis and charge-transport properties of poly(3 ',4 '-ethylenedioxy-2,2 ':5 ',2 ''-terthiophene), Materials Chemistry and Physics, 131(3), 752-756, 2012
  38. Mechanofluorochromism of carbazole-type D-π-A fluorescent dyes, Tetrahedron, 68(2), 529-533, 2012
  39. Dye-sensitized solar cells based on donor-acceptor π-Conjugated fluorescent dyes with a pyridine ring as an electron-withdrawing anchoring group, Angewandte Chemie, International Edition, 50(32), 7429-7433, 2011
  40. Electrochemical reduction of graphene oxide in organic solvents, Electrochimica Acta, 56(15), 5363-5368, 2011
  41. ★, Charge transport properties of polymer films comprising oligothiophene in silsesquioxane network, Polymer Chemistry, 2(4), 868-872, 2011
  42. New molecular design of donor-π-acceptor dyes for dye-sensitized solar cells: control of molecular orientation and arrangement on TiO2 surface, New Journal of Chemistry, 35(1), 111-118, 2011
  43. Dye-sensitized solar cells based on D-π-A fluorescent dyes with pyridine ring forming strong interaction with nanocrystalline TiO2, Bulletin of the Chemical Society of Japan, 83(9), 1113-1121, 2010
  44. Synthesis and fluorescence and electrochemical properties of D-π-A structural isomers of benzofuro[2,3-c]oxazolo[4,5-a] carbazole-type and benzofuro[2,3-c]oxazolo[5,4-a]carbazole-type fluorescent dyes, Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry, 8(12), 2756-2770, 2010
  45. ★, Conjugated polymer poly(2-methoxy-5-(3',7'- dimethyloctyloxy)-1,4-phenylenevinylene) modification on carbon nanotubes with assistance of supercritical carbon dioxide: Chemical interaction, solubility, and light emission, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 114(22), 10119-10125, 2010
  46. Dye-sensitized solar cells based on a novel fluorescent dye with a pyridine ring and a pyridinium dye with the pyridinium ring forming strong interactions with nanocrystalline TiO2 films, European Journal of Organic Chemistry, 2010(1), 92-100, 2010
  47. ★, Development of anchored oligothiophenes on substrates for the application to the tunable transparent conductive films, Polymer, 50(26), 6198-6201, 2009
  48. ★, Drastic Enhancement of Cycle Lifetime of Electrochromic Devices Using Polysilsesquioxane as an Anchoring Agent, Chemistry Letters, 37(9), 964-965, 2008
  49. Synthesis of new-type donor-acceptor π-conjugated benzofuro[2,3-c]oxazolo[4,5-a]carbazole fluorescent dyes and their photovoltaic performances of dye-sensitized solar cells, Tetrahedron Letters, 48(52), 9167-9170, 2007
  50. Dye-sensitized solar cells based on novel donor-acceptor π-conjugated benzofuro[2,3-c]oxazolo[4,5-a]carbazole-type fluorescent dyes exhibiting solid-state fluorescence, New Journal of Chemistry, 31(12), 2076-2082, 2007
  51. Photovoltaic performance of dye-sensitized solar cells based on donor acceptor pi-conjugated benzofuro[2,3-c]oxazolo[4,5-a] carbazole-type fluorescent dyes with a carboxyl group at different positions of the chromophore skeleton, Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry, 5(13), 2046-2054, 2007
  52. ★, Solid state photoluminescence property of a novel POSS-based material having carbazole, Macromolecular Symposia, 249(1), 50-55, 2007
  53. Functionalized periodic mesoporous organosilica fibers with longitudinal pore architectures under basic conditions, Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 92(1-3), 201-211, 2006
  54. ★, Unique photoluminescence property of a novel perfectly carbazole-substituted POSS, Journal of Materials Chemistry, 15(43), 4581-4583, 2005
  55. Development of a novel POSS-based material having carbazole moiety, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, 5937, 59371N/1-59371N/8, 2005
  56. Even-odd effect of chain length on glass-forming property of oligosilylenes, Molecular Crystals and Liquid Crystals, 443, 219-228, 2005
  57. Modification of thermal property and LUMO level of disilane by phenyl-substitution, Science and Technology of Advanced Materials, 6(5), 443-446, 2005
  58. Anionic ring-opening polymerization of optically pure 1-methyl-1-(1-naphthyl)-2,3-benzo- silacyclobut-2-ene, Macromolecules, 38(15), 6321-6326, 2005
  59. Periodic mesoporous organosilica materials incorporating various organic functional groups: synthesis, structural characterization, and morphology, Chemistry of Materials, 17(8), 2165-2174, 2005
  60. ★, Novel family of molecular glasses based on silicon-containing compounds, Chemistry Letters, 34(3), 290-291, 2005
  61. Novel thermally resistant polysilphenylenesiloxanes with a high content of vinyl substituents, Polymer International, 53(9), 1259-1265, 2004
  62. Electrochemical properties and estimation of HOMO and LUMO levels of permethylated oligosilanes with well-defined structures, Designed Monomers and Polymers, 7(1-2), 127-134, 2004
  63. High Performance Siloxane-Containing Polymers, Molecular Crystals and Liquid Crystals, 415, 75-92, 2004
  64. Control of molecular weight, stereochemistry and higher order structure of siloxane-containing polymers and their functional design, Macromolecular Research, 12(2), 156-171, 2004
  65. Synthesis, stereochemistry and chiroptical properties of naphthylphenyl-substituted optically active oligosilanes with alpha,omega-chiral silicon centers, Journal of Organometallic Chemistry, 685(1-2), 35-43, 2003
  66. Synthesis and electrochromic properties of a new family of methacrylate polymers containing pendant oligothiophenes, Journal of Polymer Science, Part B: Polymer Physics, 41(21), 2471-2484, 2003
  67. Controlled synthesis of silicon-containing polymers by metal catalysts, Polymer International, 52(10), 1619-1624, 2003
  68. Synthesis and characterization of poly(silphenylenesiloxane)s containing functional side groups, a study to high-temperature elastomer, Science and Technology of Advanced Materials, 4(1), 27-34, 2003
  69. Evaluation of absolute configuration of naphthylphenyl-substituted by CD exciton chirality method, Chirality, 15(3), 231-237, 2003
  70. ★, Catalytic cross-dehydrocoupling polymerization of phenylsilane with water. A new approach to poly(phenylsilsesquioxane), Polymer Journal, 35(2), 197-202, 2003
  71. Synthesis and thermal properties of disiloxane-arylene polymers by dehydrocoupling polymerization of bis(dimethylsilyl)arylene with water, Silicon Chemistry, 1(2), 139-143, 2002
  72. Synthesis and characterization of optically active hyperbranched poly(carbosiloxane)s, Macromolecules, 35(13), 4938-4945, 2002
  73. Synthesis of stereoregular and optically active poly[{methyl(1-naphthyl)silylene}(o-phenylene)methylene] by platinum-catalyzed ring-opening polymerization, Macromolecules, 35(7), 2455-2460, 2002
  74. Formation of poly(silsesquioxane) gel containing optically active 1,3-dimethyl-1,3-diphenyldisiloxane as a connecting unit, Polymer Journal, 34(1), 43-47, 2002
  75. Regioselective ring opening of 1-methyl-1-(1-naphthyl)-2,3-benzosilacyclobut-2-ene by carbanion and silyl anion, Chemistry Letters, 30(10), 986-987, 2001
  76. Synthesis, characterization and thermal properties of phenylene-disiloxane polymers obtained from catalytic cross-dehydrocoupling polymerization of bis(dimethylsilyl)benzene isomers and water, Polymer International, 50(12), 1346-1351, 2001
  77. Silacyclobutane as "carbanion pump" in anionic polymerization. 2. Effective trapping of the initially formed carbanion by diphenylethylene, Macromolecules, 34(13), 4384-4389, 2001
  78. Analysis of terminal group and stereochemistry of silicon-containing compounds and polymers by NMR, International Journal of Polymer Analysis and Characterization, 5(4-6), 437-455, 2000
  79. Stereospecific formation of optically active trialkylsilyllithiums and their configurational stability, Journal of Organometallic Chemistry, 611(1-2), 20-25, 2000
  80. Silacyclobutanes as "carbanion pump" in anionic polymerization I. Anionic polymerization of styrene by potassium t-butoxide in the presence of silacyclobutanes, Polymer Journal, 32(6), 527-530, 2000
  81. Electrochromic properties of new methacrylate copolymers containing pendant oligothiophene and oligo(ethyleneoxide) moieties in the presence of a polymer-gel electrolyte, Electrochimica Acta, 45(8-9), 1543-1547, 2000
  82. Optically active oligo- and polyamides from optically active spiro[3.3]heptane-2,6-dicarboxylic acid, Polymer Journal, 31(11-2), 1041-1044, 1999
  83. Functionality and stereochemical design of silicon-containing polymers, Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, 200(6), 1245-1256, 1999
  84. Synthesis and polyaddition reaction of optically active methylphenylpropargylsilane, Macromolecules, 32(20), 6874-6876, 1999
  85. Synthesis and electrochromic properties of methacrylate copolymers containing pendant terthiophene and oligo(ethyleneoxide) moieties, Synthetic Metals, 102(1-3), 969-970, 1999
  86. Structure and electrical conductivity of a solid salt obtained by electrochemical oxidation of a thiophene dodecamer, Synthetic Metals, 101(1-3), 600-601, 1999
  87. Synthesis and optical activity of polyamides derived from optically active spiro[3.3]heptane-2,6-dicarboxylic acid, Polymer Journal, 31(3), 313-315, 1999
  88. Elucidation of the stereochemical pathway to isotactic poly[(methylphenylsilylene)trimethylene] from allylmethylphenylsilane, Polymer Journal, 30(12), 1001-1003, 1998
  89. ★, Electrochromic properties of a vinyl polymer containing pendant 1,4-di(2-thienyl)benzene, Synthetic Metals, 85(1-3), 1385-1386, 1997
  90. ★, 5,5’’-Bis{4-[bis(4-methylphenyl)amino]phenyl}-2,2’:5’,2’’-terthiophene and 5,5’’’-bis{4-[bis(4-methylphenyl)amino]phenyl}-2,2’:5’,2’’:5’’,2’’’-quaterthiophene as a novel family of amorphous molecular materials, Advanced Materials, 9(3), 239-241, 1997
  91. Preparation and electrical conductivities of oligothiophene radical-cation salts, Synthetic Metals, 84(1-3), 597-598, 1997
  92. ★, Synthesis of a novel family of electrochemically-doped vinyl polymers containing pendant oligothiophenes and their electrical and electrochromic properties, Macromolecules, 30(3), 380-386, 1997
  93. Synthesis and electrochromic properties of a methacrylate polymer containing pendant terthiophene, Synthetic Metals, 81(2-3), 157-162, 1996
  94. Electrochemical doping of a-ethyl-disubstituted oligothiophenes and electrical conductivities of the resulting radical-cation salts, Journal of Materials Chemistry, 6(1), 117-118, 1996
  95. Synthesis and electrical properties of novel electrochemically-doped vinyl polymers containing ’end-capped’ quaterthiophene and quinquethiophene as pendant groups, Synthetic Metals, 69(1-3), 285-286, 1995
  96. Synthesis of a novel type of electrochemically doped vinyl polymer containing pendant terthiophene and its electrical and electrochromic properties, Macromolecules, 28(3), 723-729, 1995
  97. Electrochromic and photoelectrical properties of electrochemically doped vinyl polymers containing pendant pi-electron systems, Transactions of the Materials Research Society of Japan, 15A, 309-314, 1994
  98. A novel type of semiconducting polymers: synthesis and properties of electrochemically doped polymers containing pendant oligothiophenes, Synthetic Metals, 55(2-3), 1176-1181, 1993
  99. Polymers containing pendant oligothiophenes as a novel class of electrochromic materials, Journal of Materials Chemistry, 3(1), 113-114, 1993

Publications such as books

  1. 2007, ACS Symposium Series, Formation and functionalization of aryl-substituted silsesquioxanes, Silsesquioxane, Oxford University Press, 2007, Scholarly Book, Joint work, 英語, Kawakami, Yusuke; Lee, Dong Woo; Pakjamsai, Chitsakon; Seino, Makoto; Takano, Akiko; Miyasato, Akio; Imae, Ichiro, 301-312, vol.964
  2. 2004, ACS Symposium Series, Synthesis, properties, and applications of photochromic amorphous molecular materials and electrochromic polymers, Electrochromism, Oxford University Press, 2004, Scholarly Book, Joint work, 英語, Shirota, Yasuhiko; Nakano, Hideyuki; Imae, Ichiro; Ohsedo, Yutaka; Yasuda, Yoshiaki; Utsumi, Hisayuki; Ujike, Toshiki; Takahashi, Toru, 173-186, vol.888
  3. 2003, ACS Symposium Series, Synthesis and characterization of siloxane-containing polymers obtained by dehydrocoupling polymerization, Siloxane, Oxford University Press, 2003, Scholarly Book, Joint work, 英語, Kawakami, Yusuke; Imae, Ichiro, 61-71, vol.838

Invited Lecture, Oral Presentation, Poster Presentation

  1. Synthesis and Properties of Polythiophenes Having Alkoxy Groups in the Side Chain at Various Ratios, Imae, Ichiro; Takaki, Toru; Imato, Keiichi; Ooyama, Yousuke, The 100th CSJ Annual Meeting, 2020/03, Without Invitation, Japanese, the Chemical Society of Japan, Noda, Chiba
  2. Synthesis and Properties of Poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) Containing Octahedral Oligomeric Silsesquioxane as a Pendant Group, Imae, Ichiro; Wakita, Tsuyoshi; Imato, Keiichi; Ooyama, Yousuke, The 100th CSJ Annual Meeting, 2020/03, Without Invitation, Japanese, the Chemical Society of Japan, Noda, Chiba
  3. Synthesis and Properties of Polythiophene Containing Disiloxane Unit in the Side Chain, Ueki, Nao; Imato, Keiichi; Ooyama, Yousuk; Imae, Ichiro, The 100th CSJ Annual Meeting, 2020/03, Without Invitation, Japanese, the Chemical Society of Japan, Noda, Chiba
  4. Correlation between Seebeck Coefficients of Organic Thermoelectric Materials and Their Oxidation Levels, Imae, Ichiro, 20th International Union of Materials Research Societies - International Conference in Asia (IUMRS-ICA), 2019/09, With Invitation, English, IUMRS, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
  5. Control of Thermoelectric Properties of Polythiophenes, Imae, Ichiro, International Congress on Advanced Materials Science and Engineering (AMSE-2019), 2019/07, With Invitation, English, Osaka
  6. Tuning of Electronic Properties of Novel Donor-Acceptor Polymers Having Oligothiophenes with Electron-withdrawing Ester Groups, Imae, Ichiro; Tada, Naofumi; Harima, Yutaka, 10th International Conference on Molecular Electronics and Bioelectronics (M&BE10), 2019/06, Without Invitation, English, The Japan Society of Applied Physics, Nara
  7. Synthesis and Properties of Donor-acceptor-type Polymers Having Alkoxy-substituted Bithiophenes, Imae, Ichiro; Tada, Naofumi; Harima, Yutaka, 36th International Conference of Photopolymer Science and Technology (ICPST-36), 2019/06, Without Invitation, English, The Society of Photopolymer Science and Technology, Chiba
  8. Tuning of Thermoelectric Properties of Alkoxy-substituted Polythiophenes, Takaki, Toru; Ooyama, Yousuke; Imae, Ichiro, 68th Annual Meeting; the Society of Polymer Science, Japan, 2019/05, Without Invitation, Japanese, the Society of Polymer Science, Japan, Osaka
  9. Thermoelectric Properties of PEDOT:PSS/SWCNT Composites with Controlled Oxidation Levels, Imae, Ichiro; Yamane, Haruka; Ooyama, Yousuke, 68th Annual Meeting; the Society of Polymer Science, Japan, 2019/05, Without Invitation, Japanese, the Society of Polymer Science, Japan, Osaka
  10. Synthesis and Properties of Novel Polythiophenes Containing Polyhedral Oligomeric Silsesquioxane as a Side Chain, Wakita, Tsuyoshi; Ooyama, Yousuke; Imae, Ichiro, 68th Annual Meeting; the Society of Polymer Science, Japan, 2019/05, Without Invitation, Japanese, the Society of Polymer Science, Japan, Osaka
  11. Thermoelectric Properties of Conducting Polymers Doped with Silicone-Based Polymer Electrolyte, Imae, Ichiro; Ueki, Nao; Ooyama, Yousuke, 50th Silicon Symposium, 2019/05, Without Invitation, English, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
  12. Thermoelectric Properties of Composite Films of PEDOT:PSS/Carbon Nanotube Controlled by Their Oxidation Levels, Yamane, Haruka; Ooyama, Yousuke; Imae, Ichiro, 99th Spring Meeting; the Chemical Society of Japan, 2019/03, Without Invitation, Japanese
  13. Thermoelectric Properties of Polythiophenes Containing Polyhedral Oligomeric Silsesquioxane, Wakita, Tsuyoshi; Ooyama, Yousuke; Imae, Ichiro, 99th Spring Meeting; the Chemical Society of Japan, 2019/03, Without Invitation, Japanese
  14. Thermoelectric Properties of Conducting Polymers Doped with a Siloxane-based Polymer Electrolyte, Ueki, Nao; Ooyama, Yousuke; Imae, Ichiro, 99th Spring Meeting; the Chemical Society of Japan, 2019/03, Without Invitation, Japanese
  15. Organic Photovoltaic Cells Using Reduced Graphene Oxide as a Hole-transport Layer, Sasaki, Ayane; Ooyama, Yousuke; Imae, Ichiro, 99th Spring Meeting; the Chemical Society of Japan, 2019/03, Without Invitation, Japanese
  16. Charge/Discharge Characteristics of Lithium-Ion Secondary Batteries Using Reduced Graphene Oxide/Silicon Composites, Yukinaga, Kohei; Imae, Ichiro, The 66th JSAP Spring Meeting, 2019; the Japan Society of Applied Physics, 2019/03, Without Invitation, Japanese
  17. Thermoelectric Properties of Conducting Polymers and Their Composites with Carbon Nanotube, Imae, Ichiro, International Workshop for Organic-Hybrid Semiconductor Materials and Devices, 2018/12, With Invitation, English
  18. Thermoelectric Properties of Conducting Polymers with Controlled Doping Levels, Imae, Ichiro; Akazawa, Ryosuke; Shi, Mengyan; Harima, Yutaka, 12th SPSJ International Polymer Conference (IPC2018), 2018/12, Without Invitation, English
  19. Thermoelectric Properties of Polythiophenes Having Polyhedral Oligosilsesquioxanes (POSS), Wakita, Tsuyoshi; Ooyama, Yousuke; Imae, Ichiro, 12th SPSJ International Polymer Conference (IPC2018), 2018/12, Without Invitation, English
  20. Tuning of Thermoelectric Properties of Alkoxy-Substituted Polythiophenes, Takaki, Toru; Ooyama, Yousuke; Imae, Ichiro, 12th SPSJ International Polymer Conference (IPC2018), 2018/12, Without Invitation, English
  21. Facile Fabrication of Graphene/Silicon Composites and Their Application to Lithium-Ion Battery, Yukinaga, Kohei; Imae, Ichiro, 12th SPSJ International Polymer Conference (IPC2018), 2018/12, Without Invitation, English
  22. Synthesis and Thermoelectric Properties of Polythiophenes Having Polyhedral Oligosilsesquioxanes (POSS), Wakita, Tsuyoshi; Ooyama, Yousuke; Imae, Ichiro, CSJ Chugoku-Shikoku Branch Meeting 2018; the Chemical Society of Japan, 2018/11, Without Invitation, Japanese
  23. Synthesis and Properties of Polythiophene Having Alkoxy Side Chains, Takaki, Toru; Ooyama, Yousuke; Imae, Ichiro, CSJ Chugoku-Shikoku Branch Meeting 2018; the Chemical Society of Japan, 2018/11, Without Invitation, Japanese
  24. Structure and Charge/Discharge Characteristics of Graphene/Silicon Composites Prepared by Simple Fabrication Method, Yukinaga, Kohei; Imae, Ichiro, CSJ Chugoku-Shikoku Branch Meeting 2018; the Chemical Society of Japan, 2018/11, Without Invitation, Japanese
  25. Graphene/Silicon Composites Prepared by Simple Fabrication Method, Yukinaga, Kohei; Imae, Ichiro, 37th Symposium on Inorganic Polymers; the Society of Polymer Science, Japan, 2018/11, Without Invitation, Japanese
  26. Thermoelectric Properties of Conducting Polymers Correlated with Their Oxidation Levels, Imae, Ichiro, 14th IUPAC International Conference on Novel Materials and their Synthesis (NMS-XIV), 2018/10, With Invitation, English
  27. Charge/Discharge Characteristics of Lithium-Ion Secondary Battery Using Graphene/Silicon Composites Synthesized by Simple Fabrication for Anode Materials, Yukinaga, Kohei; Imae, Ichiro, 79th JSAP Autumn Meeting; the Japan Society of Applied Physics, 2018/09, Without Invitation, Japanese
  28. Thermoelectric Properties of PEDOT:PSS with Controlled Oxidation Levels, Imae, Ichiro; Shi, Mengyan; Ooyama, Yousuke; Harima, Yutaka, 79th JSAP Autumn Meeting; the Japan Society of Applied Physics, 2018/09, Without Invitation, Japanese
  29. Environmentally Friendly Method to Prepare Graphene Oxide/Silica Composites, Imae, Ichiro; Yukinaga, Kohei; Sasaki, Ayane, 31st Fall Meeting; the Ceramic Society of Japan, 2018/09, Without Invitation, Japanese
  30. Flexible Thermoelectric Materials Based on Conducting Polymers Doped with Silicone Polymer Electrolyte, Imae, Ichiro; Kataoka, Hiroki; Harima, Yutaka, 2018 KJF International Conference on Organic Materials for Electronics and Photonics (KJF-ICOMEP 2018), 2018/09, Without Invitation, English
  31. Seebeck Coefficients of Conducting Polymers Correlated with Doping Levels, Imae, Ichiro; Akazawa, Ryosuke; Shi, Mengyan; Harima, Yutaka, 2018 International Conference on Thermoelectrics (2018ICT), 2018/07, Without Invitation, English
  32. Thermoelectric Properties of Regioregular Poly(3-hexylthiophene) Correlated with Doping Level, Imae, Ichiro, 2018 5th Global Conference on Polymer and Composite Materials (PCM 2018), 2018/04, With Invitation, English
  33. Effect of Doping Levels on Thermoelectric Properties of Alkyl-substituted Polythiophene, Imae, Ichiro; Akazawa, Ryosuke; Harima, Yutaka, 67th Annual Meeting; the Society of Polymer Science, Japan, 2018/05, Without Invitation, Japanese
  34. Thermoelectric Properties of PEDOT:PSS Controlled by Doping Level, Imae, Ichiro; Shi, Mengyan; Ooyama, Yousuke; Harima, Yutaka, 98th Spring Meeting; the Chemical Society of Japan, 2018/03, Without Invitation, Japanese
  35. Facile Method to Prepare PEDOT/SWCNT Composite Films and Their Thermoelectric Properties, Imae, Ichiro; Zhang, Lu; Harima, Yutaka, 98th Spring Meeting; the Chemical Society of Japan, 2018/03, Without Invitation, Japanese
  36. Facile Fabrication of PEDOT:PSS/SWCNT Composite Film with High Thermoelectric Properties, Imae, Ichiro; Zhang, Lu; Harima, Yutaka, International Conference on Organic and Hybrid Thermoelectrics (ICOT2018), 2018/02, Without Invitation, English
  37. Thermoelectric Properties of Conducting Polymer/Carbon Nanotube Composite Films Prepared by Facile Method, Imae, Ichiro; Zhang, Lu; Harima, Yutaka, 36th Symposium on Inorganic Polymers; the Society of Polymer Science, Japan, 2017/11, Without Invitation, Japanese
  38. Thermoelectric Composites Based on Conducting Polymers and Carbon Materials, Imae, Ichiro, 7th Annual World Congress of Nano Science and Technology-2017 (Nano S&T-2017), 2017/10, With Invitation, English
  39. Electrochemical Estimation of Doping Level of Poly(3-hexylthiophene) and Its Thermoelectric Properties, Imae, Ichiro; Akazawa, Ryosuke; Harima, Yutaka, 66nd Symposium on Macromolecules; the Society of Polymer Science, Japan, 2017/09, Without Invitation, Japanese
  40. Facile Synthesis of Composite Films of PEDOT and Carbon Nanotube and Their Thermoelectric Properties, Imae, Ichiro; Zhang, Lu; Harima, Yutaka, 66nd Symposium on Macromolecules; the Society of Polymer Science, Japan, 2017/09, Without Invitation, Japanese
  41. Facile Method to Prepare Multilayered Film of PEDOT and Graphene, Imae, Ichiro; Fujimoto, Daiki; Harima, Yutaka, 66nd Symposium on Macromolecules; the Society of Polymer Science, Japan, 2017/09, Without Invitation, Japanese
  42. Thermoelectric Properties of Polyhexylthiophene with Electrochemically Controlled Doping Levels, Imae, Ichiro; Akazawa, Ryosuke; Harima, Yutaka, 14th Annual Meeting of the Thermoelectrics Society of Japan; the Thermoelectrics Society of Japan, 2017/09, Without Invitation, Japanese
  43. Development of Facile Method to Prepare Composite Films of PEDOT/SWCNT with High Thermoelectric Performance, Imae, Ichiro; Zhang, Lu; Harima, Yutaka, 14th Annual Meeting of the Thermoelectrics Society of Japan; the Thermoelectrics Society of Japan, 2017/09, Without Invitation, Japanese
  44. Synthesis and Thermoelectric Properties of Polythiophenes Having Alkoxy and Alkyl Substituents, Imae, Ichiro; Koumoto, Takashi; Akazawa, Ryosuke; Harima, Yutaka, The 15th International Conference on Advanced Materials (IUMRS-ICAM2017), 2017/08, Without Invitation, English
  45. Tuning of Thermoelectric Properties of Polythiophenes by Their Chemical Structures and Doping Levels, Imae, Ichiro; Koumoto, Takashi; Akazawa, Ryosuke; Harima, Yutaka, 2017 International Conference on Thermoelectrics (2017ICT), 2017/07, Without Invitation, English
  46. Synthesis and Photovoltaic Performances of Novel D-A Copolymers Having Oligothiophenes Partially Containing 3,4-Ethylenedioxythiophene, Imae, Ichiro; Sagawa, Hitoshi; Harima, Yutaka, 9th International Conference on Molecular Electronics and Bioelectronics (M&BE9), 2017/06, Without Invitation, English
  47. Development of Novel D-A Copolymers and Their Electronic Properties Tuned by Polymer Structures, Imae, Ichiro; Sagawa, Hitoshi; Tada, Naofumi; Harima, Yutaka, 66th Annual Meeting; the Society of Polymer Science, Japan, 2017/05, Without Invitation, Japanese
  48. Facile Method to Prepare Graphene-Silica Composite Films, Imae, Ichiro, New Technology Presentation Meetings 2016, 2016/11/18, With Invitation, Japanese, Chugoku Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry, Hiroshima
  49. Development of Graphene-based Composite Films, Imae, Ichiro; ISAAK, Izzah Syazwani; Komaguchi, Kenji; Harima, Yutaka, 96th Spring Meeting; the Chemical Society of Japan, 2016/03, Without Invitation, Japanese, the Chemical Society of Japan, Kyoto, Kyotanabe
  50. Synthesis and Properties of Soluble EDOT-containing Polythiophenes, Imae, Ichiro; Ogino, Ryo; Komaguchi, Kenji; Harima, Yutaka, 96th Spring Meeting; the Chemical Society of Japan, 2016/03, Without Invitation, Japanese, the Chemical Society of Japan, Kyoto, Kyotanabe
  51. Development of Transparent Conductive Films Using Network-type Siloxane Materials, Imae, Ichiro, New Developments of Silicon-based Materials; Center for Research on Environmentally Friendly Smart Materials, 2016/02/29, With Invitation, Japanese, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Higashi-Hiroshima
  52. Synthesis and Properties of Polythiophenes Composed of 3,4-Ethylenedioxythiophene and 3-Hexylthiophene, Imae, Ichiro; Goto, Tatsunari; Ogino, Ryo; Harima, Yutaka, International Conference on Organic and Hybrid Thermoelectrics (ICOT2016), 2016/01, Without Invitation, English, Kyoto, Kyoto
  53. Synthesis of Composite Films of Graphene/Silica and Their Mechanical and Electrical Properties, Imae, Ichiro; Onishi, Tomoya; Komaguchi, Kenji; Harima, Yutaka, 64th Annual Meeting; the Society of Polymer Science, Japan, 2015/05, Without Invitation, Japanese, the Society of Polymer Science, Japan, Hokkaido
  54. Dye-sensitized Solar Cells Utilizing Coadsorption at Different Acid Sites of Titania, Fujita, Takuya; Imae, Ichiro; Ooyama, Yousuke; Komaguchi, Kenji; Harima, Yutaka, 95th Spring Meeting; the Chemical Society of Japan, 2015/03, Without Invitation, Japanese, the Chemical Society of Japan, Chiba, Funabashi
  55. Poly/Oligothiophene-based Organic-Inorganic Hybrid Materials, Imae, Ichiro, South-Central University of Nationalities Seminar, 2012/09, With Invitation, English
  56. Synthesis of Lengthy Oligothiophenes Comprised in Polysilsesquioxane Network, Ichiro Imae, 2011/11, With Invitation, English
  57. Synthesis and Properties of Polysilsesquioxanes Having Oligothiophenes, Imae, Ichiro, The 7th International Symposium on Advanced Materials in Asia-Pacific Rim (ISAMAP-7), 2010/09, With Invitation, English
  58. Anchoring of Photo- and Electroactive Chromophores Using Polysilsesquioxane, Ichiro Imae, Shotaro Takayama, Daisuke Tokita, Yousuke Ooyama, Kenji Komaguchi, Yutaka Harima, Joji Ohshita, The 13th International Symposium on Advanced Display Materials and Devices (ADMD 2009), 2009/07, With Invitation, English
  59. Improved Properties of Electrochromic Materials Using Polysilesquioxanes as an Anchoring Agent, Ichiro Imae, The 5th International Symposium on Advanced Materials in Asia-Pcific Rim (ISAMAP-5), 2008/08, With Invitation, English
  60. Silicon-containing Organic-Inorganic Hybrid Photo- and Electroactive Materials, Ichiro Imae, IFW Seminar, 2008/07, With Invitation, English
  61. Synthesis of A Novel POSS-based Material Having Carbazole, and Its Thermal, Electrochemical and Optical Properties, Ichiro Imae, The 4th International Symposium on Advanced Materials in Asia-Pcific Rim (ISAMAP-4), 2007/07, With Invitation, English
  62. Synthesis and Photoluminescence Properties of A Novel Cubic Polyhedral Oligomeric Silsesquioxane (POSS) Having Carbazole, Ichiro Imae, 20th Japan-Korea Joint Symposium on Advanced Soft Materials, 2007/01, With Invitation, English
  63. Optical and Electrochemical Properties of Oligosilanes with Well-defined Structures, Ichiro Imae, Chulalongkorn University Seminar, 2004/02, With Invitation, English
  64. Synthesis and Properties of Triphenylamine-containing Polymer, Ichiro Imae, Yusuke Kawakami, The 3rd POSTECH-JAIST Joint Symposium on Macromolecular Science, 2003/03, With Invitation, English
  65. Oligosilanes with Well-defined Structures, Ichiro Imae, Yusuke Kawakami, 2002 International Symposium on Functional Materials, 2002/11, With Invitation, English
  66. Electrochemical Properties of Oligosilanes with Well-defined Structures, Ichiro Imae, Yusuke Kawakami, The 1st POSTECH-JAIST Joint Symposium on Macromolecular Science, 2001/03, With Invitation, English
  67. See"Related URL" for more details;, 2001/01, Without Invitation

Awards

  1. 2019/05, 14th Murakawa/Namba Award for Technology Encouragement, Sanyo Association for Advancement of Science & Technology, Development of Synthetic Method of Graphene/Silicon Composite for the Application to High-Performance Lithium-Ion Secondary Battery
  2. 2019/05, Publicity Award, Society of Polymer Science, Japan, Thernoelectric Properties of PEDOT:PSS/SWCNT Composites with Controlled Oxidation Levels
  3. 2015/11/12, Hiroshima University, Education Award, Hiroshima University, Invention in the Lectures of eQuantum Chemistry II' and ePhysical Properties of Organic Compounds
  4. 2013/03/28, MMS Award, TANAKA Holdings, Development of Effective Synthetic Method with Low Environmental Impact of Novel p-Conjugated Polymers for the Application to Organic Polymer Solar Cells
  5. 2012/03, Academic Research Award, Hiroshima Bank, Development of Effective Synthetic Method of Novel Oligothiophenes for the Application to High-Performance Field-Effect Transistors
  6. 2005/05, Award for Encouragement of Research in Polymer Science, the Society of Polymer Science, Japan, Synthesis of Conjugated Oligomers with Well-defined Structures and Their Application to Photo- and Electroactive Materials
  7. 2005/05, Outstanding Presentation Award, the Chemical Society of Japan, Even-odd Effect of Chain Length on Glass-forming Property of Oligosilylenes

Patented

  1. Patent, 6437825, 2018/11/22, Method for producing graphene/silica composite
  2. Patent, 6329828, 2018/04/27, Thermoelectric materials and manufacture of thermoelectric materials thereof provided for excellent thermoelectric properties with economical carbonaceous reactant materials

External Funds

Acceptance Results of Competitive Funds

  1. 2020/04, 2021/03
  2. 2020/04, 2021/03
  3. 2019/04, 2020/03
  4. 2019/04, 2020/03
  5. 2017/10, 2018/09
  6. KAKENHI, 2016/04, 2018/03
  7. Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Reserach (C), Development of Novel Polythiophenes with Well-defined Structures and Their Application to High-Performance Thermoelectric Devices, 2016/04, 2017/03
  8. Research Grant (Basic Research), Development of Novel Oligo-/Polythiophenes Partially Containing Alkoxythiophene and Their Application to the Organic Thermoelectrics, 2016/04, 2017/03
  9. Research Grant, Development of Silicone Polymer Electrolytes for the Application to the Organic Thermoelectrics, 2016/04, 2017/03
  10. Grant for University Research, Preparation of Composite Films of Graphene/Silica and Application to Transparent Conductive Films, 2015/04, 2016/03
  11. Grant of International Exchange Project, Synthesis of Novel Polysilsesquioxanes Having Oligothiophenes and Their Application to High-Performance Charge-Transport Materials, 2014/04, 2015/03
  12. Research Grant Related with Rare Metals, Development of Effective Synthetic Method with Low Environmental Impact of Novel pi-Conjugated Polymers for the Application to Organic Polymer Solar Cells, 2013/04, 2014/03
  13. Research Encouragement Grant, Development of Novel π-Conjugated Polymers for the Application to High-Performance Organic Photovoltaics, 2013, 2014
  14. Mazda Research Grant, Development of Novel Donor-Acceptor Type Polymers Having Light-Hervesting Ability in Wide Wavelength Region, 2012, 2014
  15. Academic Research Grant, Development of Effective Synthetic Method of Novel Oligothiophenes for the Application to High-Performance Field-Effect Transistors, 2012, 2013
  16. Materials Science Research Grant, Development of Novel π-electron Systems with High Charge Mobility, 2012, 2013
  17. A-STEP: Feasible Study (FS) stage (Exploratory Research type), Development of Highly Effective Synthetic Method of Highly Conuductive Organic Materials with Excellent Chemical Stability, 2011, 2012
  18. Research Grant for Technological Advancement, Development of Novel Oligothiophenes for the Application to Various Electronic Devices, 2011, 2012
  19. KAKENHI, Development of Novel Silicon Polymers Containing Oligothiophenes for the Innovative Organic Devices, 2010, 2013
  20. Research Grant, Preparation of Silica-Titania Mixed Film Using Sol-Gel Method and Application to Electrode Materials for High Performance Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells, 2008, 2009
  21. Research Grant, Synthesis of Novel Polysilsesquioxanes Having Pendant Oligothiophenes and Their Application to Electrochromic Materials, 2008, 2009
  22. Research Grant, Development of Carbon Materials with A Micro-Void Structure for High-Density Electric Double Layer Capacitors, 2008, 2009
  23. Grant for Basic Scientific Research, Development of Organic-Inorganic Hybrid p-Type Semiconductors Based on Polysilsesquioxanes and Their Application to Solar Cells, 2007, 2008
  24. KAKENHI, Development of Photorefractive Materials Based on Siloxane Compounds and Application to Holography, 2005, 2006
  25. Support for Participation in International Conferences, Even-odd Effect of Chain Length on Morphology of α,ω-Dimethyloligo(diphenylsilylene)s, 2005, 2005
  26. Grant for Basic Science Research Projects, Charge Transport Property of Oligosilanes with Well-defined Structures, 2003, 2004
  27. Grant for FS Sponsored Research, Development of Silicon-containing Polymers with Highly Thermal Stability, 2001, 2002
  28. JAIST Grant for Encouragement of Research Associates, Photo- and Electroactivities of Oligosilanes with Well-defined Structures, 2001, 2002
  29. KAKENHI, Novel Photo- and Electroactive Silicon-containing Polymers, 2000, 2001
  30. KAKENHI, Surveys of functionalities of π-conjugated molecules aiming at the development of innovative molecular-based devices, 2007, 2009
  31. KAKENHI, Establishment of the principle of the design of new opto-electro-fiinctional mataials by the control of the properties of silicon-containing compounds, 2004, 2007

Social Activities

History as Committee Members

  1. Director of Finance, 2009/03, 2010/02, the Chemical Society of Japan; Chugoku-Shikoku Branch
  2. Director of General Affairs, 2008/03, 2009/02, the Chemical Society of Japan; Chugoku-Shikoku Branch
  3. Regional Editor of "Kobunshi (Polymer)", 2004/06, 2006/05, the Society of Polymer Science, Japan
  4. Chief Editor of "International Research Journal of Pure and Applied Chemistry", 2015/04, 2016/03, SCIENCEDOMAIN International
  5. Editorial Board of "World Journal of Nano Science and Engineering", 2015/04, 2016/03, Scientific Research Publishing
  6. Editorial Board of "Open Journal of Polymer Chemistry", 2015/04, 2016/03, Scientific Research Publishing

Organizing Academic Conferences, etc.

  1. The 12th SPSJ International Polymer Conference (IPC2018), 2018/12, 2018/12
  2. The 2nd Int'l Conference on Polymer Physics and Chemistry (ICPPC 2016), Technical Program Committee, 2015/11, 2016/12
  3. 2015 Spring International Conference on Chemical Engineering, Technical Program Committee, 2014/10, 2014/10
  4. 2014 Spring International Conference on Chemical Engineering, Technical Program Committee, 2014/04, 2014/04
  5. The 3rd Global Conference on Materials Science and Engineering, Technical Program Committee, 2013/11, 2013/11
  6. CSJ Chugoku-Shikoku Branch Meeting 2013, Executive Committee, 2013/11, 2013/11
  7. The 2nd Global Conference on Materials Science and Engineering, Technical Program Committee, 2012/, 2013/
  8. Dream Chemistry 21 - Invitation to Chemistry, Organizing Chairman, 2009/08, 2009/08
  9. Dream Chemistry 21 - Invitation to Chemistry, Organizing Chairman, 2008/08, 2008/08
  10. 2006 Young Scientist Meeting, Organizing Chairman, 2006/11, 2006/11
  11. The 9th Japan Sea Polymer Workshop, Organizing Committee, 2005/11, 2005/11
  12. 2005 Annual Meeting in Hokuriku, Organizing Committee, 2005/11, 2005/11
  13. The 1st International Symposium on Advanced Materials in Asia-Pacific Rim, General Secretary, 2004/03, 2004/03
  14. Polymer Scientist Mixer in Kanazawa, Organizing Committee, 2003/12, 2003/12
  15. 2003 Young Scientist Meeting, Organizing Chairman, 2003/10, 2003/10
  16. 2nd International Symposium on Organic-Inorganic Advanced Hybrid Materials and Devices, General Secretary, 2003/02, 2003/02
  17. The 6th Japan Sea Polymer Workshop, Organizing Committee, 2002/12, 2002/12
  18. The 49th Summer College, Organizing Committee, 2001/07, 2001/07
  19. International Minisymposium on Silicon-related Advanced Materials, General Secretary, 2001/01, 2001/01
  20. The 48th Summer College, Discussion Leader, 2000/07, 2000/07
  21. International Workshop on Silicon Chemistry-Polymers [ISPO ‘99], General Secretary, 1999/05, 1999/05
  22. The 1st Japan Sea Polymer Workshop, Organizing Committee, 1997/10, 1997/10

History as Peer Reviews of Academic Papers

  1. 2014, International Research Journal of Pure and Applied Chemistry, Chief editor, Chief Editor, 10
  2. 2013, International Research Journal of Pure and Applied Chemistry, Chief editor, Chief Editor, 6
  3. 2014, World Journal of Nano Science and Engineering, Editor, Editorial Board, 1
  4. 2013, World Journal of Nano Science and Engineering, Editor, Editorial Board, 0
  5. 2012, World Journal of Nano Science and Engineering, Editor, Editorial Board, 0
  6. 2011, World Journal of Nano Science and Engineering, Editor, Editorial Board, 1
  7. 2014, Open Journal of Polymer Chemistry, Editor, Editorial Board, 1
  8. 2013, Open Journal of Polymer Chemistry, Editor, Editorial Board, 0
  9. 2012, Open Journal of Polymer Chemistry, Editor, Editorial Board, 3
  10. 2011, Open Journal of Polymer Chemistry, Editor, Editorial Board, 1
  11. 2014, ISRN (International Scholarly Research Network) Materials Science, Editor, Editorial Board, 1
  12. 2013, ISRN (International Scholarly Research Network) Materials Science, Editor, Editorial Board, 10
  13. 2012, ISRN (International Scholarly Research Network) Materials Science, Editor, Editorial Board, 2
  14. 2011, ISRN (International Scholarly Research Network) Materials Science, Editor, Editorial Board, 1
  15. 2014, American Chemical Science Journal, Editor, Editorial Board, 3
  16. 2013, American Chemical Science Journal, Editor, Editorial Board, 3
  17. 2012, American Chemical Science Journal, Editor, Editorial Board, 0
  18. 2014, International Journal of Nano Science and Technology, Editor, Editorial Board, 0
  19. 2013, International Journal of Nano Science and Technology, Editor, Editorial Board, 0
  20. 2014, Materials Science and Engineering Progress, Editor, Editorial Board, 0
  21. 2013, Materials Science and Engineering Progress, Editor, Editorial Board, 0
  22. 2014, International Journal of Chemistry, Editor, Editorial Board, 0
  23. 2013, International Journal of Chemistry, Editor, Editorial Board, 0
  24. 2014, Nanomaterials and Nanosciences, Editor, Editorial Board, 0
  25. 2013, Nanomaterials and Nanosciences, Editor, Editorial Board, 0
  26. 2014, Communications in Applied Sciences, Editor, Editorial Board, 0
  27. 2013, Communications in Applied Sciences, Editor, Editorial Board, 0
  28. 2014, International Journal of General Chemistry, Editor, Editorial Board, 0
  29. 2013, International Journal of General Chemistry, Editor, Editorial Board, 0
  30. 2014, International Journal of Chemistry and Pharmaceutical, Editor, Editorial Board, 0
  31. 2013, International Journal of Chemistry and Pharmaceutical, Editor, Editorial Board, 0
  32. 2014, Journal of Optoelectronics Engineering, Editor, Editorial Board, 1
  33. 2014, Journal of Molecular Nanotechnology and Nanomedicine, Editor, Editorial Board, 0
  34. 2006, "Kobunshi (Polymer)", Editor, Regional Editor
  35. 2005, "Kobunshi (Polymer)", Editor, Regional Editor
  36. 2004, "Kobunshi (Polymer)", Editor, Regional Editor
  37. 2014, Journal of Power Sources, Others, Reviewer, 11
  38. 2014, Chemistry - A European Journal, Others, Reviewer, 2
  39. 2014, Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A - Chemistry, Others, Reviewer, 2
  40. 2014, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, Others, Reviewer, 2
  41. 2014, Polymer Journal, Others, Reviewer, 2
  42. 2014, Sustainable Energy, Others, Reviewer, 2
  43. 2014, Tetrahedron Letters, Others, Reviewer, 2
  44. 2014, Chemistry Letters, Others, Reviewer, 1
  45. 2014, Materials Chemistry and Physics, Others, Reviewer, 1
  46. 2014, New Journal of Chemistry, Others, Reviewer, 1
  47. 2013, Journal of Power Sources, Others, Reviewer, 13
  48. 2013, Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A - Chemistry, Others, Reviewer, 1
  49. 2013, Materials Chemistry and Physics, Others, Reviewer, 1
  50. 2013, Materials Letters, Others, Reviewer, 1
  51. 2012, Chemistry Letters, Others, Reviewer, 5
  52. 2012, Journal of Power Sources, Others, Reviewer, 2
  53. 2012, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, Others, Reviewer, 1
  54. 2012, Dyes and Pigments, Others, Reviewer, 1
  55. 2012, International Journal of Polymer Science, Others, Reviewer, 1
  56. 2012, Journal of Physical Chemistry, Others, Reviewer, 1
  57. 2012, Journal of the Ceramic Society of Japan, Others, Reviewer, 1
  58. 2012, Materials Science and Engineering B, Others, Reviewer, 1
  59. 2012, Polymer International, Others, Reviewer, 1
  60. 2012, Tetrahedron Letters, Others, Reviewer, 1
  61. 2011, Journal of Physical Chemistry, Others, Reviewer, 2
  62. 2011, Materials Letters, Others, Reviewer, 1
  63. 2011, Science and Technology of Advanced Materials, Others, Reviewer, 1
  64. 2011, Tetrahedron Letters, Others, Reviewer, 1
  65. 2011, The Japanese Journal of Applined Phisics, Others, Reviewer, 1
  66. 2010, Chemistry Letters, Others, Reviewer, 1
  67. 2010, Journal of Physical Chemistry, Others, Reviewer, 1
  68. 2010, Macromolecules, Others, Reviewer, 1
  69. 2010, Polymer Journal, Others, Reviewer, 1
  70. 2009, Polymer International, Others, Reviewer, 11
  71. 2009, Polymer Journal, Others, Reviewer, 2
  72. 2009, Macromolecules, Others, Reviewer, 1
  73. 2008, Polymer International, Others, Reviewer, 4
  74. 2008, Chemistry Letters, Others, Reviewer, 1
  75. 2007, Polymer International, Others, Reviewer, 2
  76. 2007, Polymer Journal, Others, Reviewer, 2
  77. 2007, Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, Others, Reviewer, 1
  78. 2006, Macromolecular Rapid Communications, Others, Reviewer, 1
  79. 2006, Macromolecular Symposia, Others, Reviewer, 1
  80. 2006, Polymer International, Others, Reviewer, 1
  81. 2004, Chemistry Letters, Others, Reviewer, 1
  82. 2004, Polymer, Others, Reviewer, 1
  83. 2004, The Japanese Journal of Applined Phisics, Others, Reviewer, 1
  84. 2003, Polymer, Others, Reviewer, 3
  85. 2003, Chemistry Letters, Others, Reviewer, 1
  86. 2003, Polymer International, Others, Reviewer, 1