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  • Fundamental Research Division
  • Technological Application Division
  • Target Oriented Research Assembly
  • Technical Division
  • Cooperation Unit
  • Catalyst Surface Research Division

    Professor Kiyotaka ASAKURA Associate Professor Satoru TAKAKUSAGI Assistant Professor Hiroko ARIGA
    Yuuki WAKISAKA Extraordinaly Professor Masatoshi OSAWA

    Complex surface structure

  • Catalysis Theory Research Division

    Professor Jun-ya HASEGAWA Associate Professor Akira NAKAYAMA
    Assistant Professor Naoki NAKATANI

    Theoretical and computational study on chemical reactions and molecular properties of complex molecular systems

  • Surface Molecular Science Research Division

    Professor (Concurrent post) Kiyotaka ASAKURA Associate Professor Shen YE

    In situ Vibrational Spectrscopic Study on the Electrode Surface

  • Catalytic Transformation Research Division

    Professor Atsushi FUKUOKA Associate Professor Kiyotaka NAKAJIMA Assistant Professor Hirokazu KOBAYASHI

    Precise Synthesis and Application of Heterogeneous Catalysts Based on Molecular Level Design

  • Catalyst Material Research Division

    Professor Ken-ichi SHIMIZU Assistant Professor Takashi TOYAO

    Design of Multifunctional Catalysis for Ideal Synthesis and Automotive Pollution Control

  • Photocatalysis Research Division

    Professor Bunsho OHTANI Associate Professor Ewa KOWALSKA Assistant Professor Mai TAKASHIMA

    Novel functional materials and catalytic reaction systems, especially those relating to phtocatlaysis, are developed.

  • Molecular Catalyst Research Division

    Professor Tamotsu TAKAHASHI Assistant Professor Zhiyi SONG Extraordinaly Professor Jiro KASAHARA

    Organic Synthesis using Organometallic Complex from Stoichiometric to Catalytic

  • Macromolecular Science Research Division

    Professor Tamaki NAKANO

  • Research and Development Division

    Professor Mayumi NISHIDA Associate Professor Tomohiro YASUDA

  • Research Cluster for Sustainable Catalyst

    Cluster Leader Jun-ya HASEGAWA

  • Research Cluster of Well-defined Surface Nanostructures

    Cluster Leader Satoru TAKAKUSAGI

    Create and observe reaction field on well-defined surfaces

  • Research Cluster of Bio-Interface

    Cluster Leader Shen YE

    Exploring the Bio-Interface in a Molecular Sensitivity

  • Research Cluster for Plasmonic Photocatalysis

    Cluster Leader Ewa KOWALSKA

    Development of Plasmonic Photocatalysts for Environmental Applications

  • Research Cluster for Computer Simulation of Interfaces

    Cluster Leader Akira NAKAYAMA

    Development of the methodology of quantum simulations and its application to catalytic reactions

  • Research Cluster for Acid-Base Catalysis

    Cluster Leader Kiyotaka NAKAJIMA

    Development of water-compatible solid acid-base catalysts for the conversion of abundant carbohydrates in nature to platform molecules for bulk chemical production

  • Technical Division

    Technical Support in Response to Various Special Needs of Scientists

  • Unit for Exploitation of Intellectual Properties Relating to Photocatalysis

    Professor Yasushi KURODA (Showa Denko Ceramics Co., Ltd.) 
    Professor Bunsho OHTANI, Associate Professor Ewa KOWALSKA Assistant Professor Mai TAKASHIMA

  • Unit for Industry-Government-Academia Collaborative Research on Catalysis

    Professor Mayumi NISHIDA 
    Professor Atsushi FUKUOKA Professor Ken-ichi TOMINAGA (Team Leader, Interdisciplinary Research Center for Catalytic Chemistry, AIST) Professor Kazuhiko SATO (Director, Interdisciplinary Research Center for Catalytic Chemistry, AIST) Professor Toshio SUMIDA (CEO, WEST CORNER COMPANY, LIMITED)

  • Unit of Fritz-Haber-Institute

    Professor Jun-ya HASEGAWA 
    Professor Hans-Joackim FREUND (Director, Professor, Department of Chemical Physics, Fritz-Haber-Institute, Germany) Professor Matthias SCHEFFLER (Director, Professor, Theory Department, Fritz-Haber-Institute, Germany) Professor Kiyotaka ASAKURA Assistant Professor Hiroko ARIGA

  • Unit for Alliance Research with Polish Institutions

    Professor Bunsho OHTANI 
    Associate Professor Ewa KOWALSKA Jan HUPKA Professor, Gdansk University of Technoolgy, Gdansk, Poland)、Wojciech MACYK Professor, Jagiellonian University, Poland)、Antoni MORAWSKI Professor, West Pomeranian University of Technology, Szczecin, Poland)、Malgorzata WITKO Professor, Jerzy Haber Institute of Catalysis and Surface Chemistry of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Krakow, Poland)、Adriana ZALESKA-MEDYNSKA Professor, University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland 

  • Unit on Integrated Research Consortium on Chemical Sciences

    Professor Tamaki NAKANO 
    Professor Kiyotaka ASAKURA Professor Jun-ya HASEGAWA 
    Professor Atsushi FUKUOKA Professor Ken-ichi SHIMIZU Professor Bunsho OHTANI 
    Professor Tamotsu TAKAHASHI Professor Mayumi NISHIDA