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MORIKAWA Yoshitada


Phsycs, Quantum Simulation, Surfaces and Interfaces

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  • 2004.04.01 - 2007.03.31, The Institute of Scientific and Industrial Research, Associate Professor

  • 2007.04.01 - 2009.09.30, The Institute of Scientific and Industrial Research, Associate Professor

  • 2009.10.01 - , Division of Precision Science & Technology and Applied Physics, Graduate School of Engineering, Professor

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Kyoto University Faculty of Science  Graduated Bachelor of Science 1989.03
Kyoto University Graduate School, Division of Natural Science  Completed Master of Science 1991.03
The University of Tokyo Graduate School, Division of Science  Completed Ph. D 1994.03

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JSPS Fellow (DC) 1992.04 - 1994.03
JSPS Fellow (PD) 1994.04 - 1995.03
National Institute for Advanced Interdisciplinary Research (NAIR), Research Scientist 1995.04 - 1998.09
National Institute for Advanced Interdisciplinary Research, Senior Researcher 1998.10 - 2001.03
School of Materials Science, Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Industry (JAIST), Visiting Associate Professor 2000.04 - 2002.03
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Senior Researcher 2001.04 - 2004.03
Center for Atomic-scale Materials Physics, Technical University of Denmark, Visiting Associate Professor 2003.04 - 2004.03
The Institute of Scientific and Industrial Research, Osaka University, Associate Professor 2004.03 - 2009.09
Department of Precision Science and Technology, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University, Professor 2009.10 -

Academic Society Membership 【 display / non-display

  • The Japan Society of Applied Physics

  • The Chemical Society of Japan

  • The Physical Society of Japan

  • The Surface Science Society of Japan


Academic Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Desorption Dynamics of CO2 from Formate Decomposition on Cu(111), F. Muttaqien, H. Oshima, Y. Hamamoto, K. Inagaki, I. Hamada, and Y. Morikawa, Chem. Comm.,53, 9222-9225, 2017.08, Papers

  • Image potential states from the van der Waals density functional, I. Hamada, Y. Hamamoto, and Y. Morikawa, J. Chem. Phys.,147, 044708-1-6, 2017.07, Papers

  • Chemical etching of silicon carbide in pure water by using platinum catalyst, A. Isohashi, P. V. Pho, S. Matsuyama, Y. Sano, K. Inagaki, Y. Morikawa, and K. Yamauchi, Applied Phsyics Letters, Volume 110, Issue 20, p. 201601, 2017.05,, Papers

  • Electronic states and growth modes of Zn atoms deposited on Cu(111) studied by XPS, UPS and DFT, T. Koitaya, Y. Shiozawa, Y. Yoshikura, K. Mukai, S. Yoshimoto, S. Torii, F. Muttaqien, Y. Hamamoto, K. Inagaki, Y. Morikawa, and J. Yoshinobu, Surf. Sci.,663, 1-10, 2017.04, Papers

  • First-principles study of the surface phase diagrams of GaN(0001) and (000-1) under oxide vapor phase epitaxy growth conditions, T. Kawamura, A. Kitamoto, M. Imade, M. Yoshimura, Y. Mori, Y. Morikawa, Y. Kangawa, and K. Kakimoto, physica status solidi B,1600706 , 2017.03, Papers

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Books 【 display / non-display

  • Textbook, ALearner's Guide to Surface Science: Problems and Commentaries, Yoshitada Morikawa (Collective writing), Kyoritsu, ISBN, 978-4-320-03374, 2013.10

  • Textbook, Fundamentals of Surface Science, Yoshitada Morikawa (Collective writing), Kyoritsu, ISBN, 978-4-320-03373-3, 2013.06

  • Special, Progress in Density Functional Theory, Yoshitada Morikawa (Collective writing), Maruzen, ISBN, 978-4-621-06308-8, 2012.06

  • Dictionary, Simulation Dictionary, Yoshitada Morikawa, (Collective writing), Corona publishing co. ltd, ISBN, 978-4-339-02458-6, 2012.02

  • Special, Introduction to Computational Materials Design --From the Basics to Actual Applications--, H. Kasai, H. Akai, H. Katayama-Yoshida (Ed.), H. Akai, T. Oguchi, M. Ogura, T. Ono, H. Kasai, K. Kusakabe, K. Sato, K. Shirai, W.A.T. Dino, N. Hamada, K. Hirose, Y. Morikawa, A. Yanase, H. Katayama-Yoshida, Osaka University Press, 2005.10

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  • 14th JPS Award for Academic Papers on Physics, Yoshitada Morikawa, with Ikutaro Hamada, Minoru Otani, Osamu Sugino, Yasuharu Okamoto, and Tamio Ikeshoji, The Physical Society of Japan, 2009.03