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Institute of Multidisciplinary Research for Advanced Materials

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Ÿ 2019


Keita Nomura, Hirotomo Nishihara,* Masanori Yamamoto, Atsushi Gabe, Masashi Ito, Masanobu Uchimura, Yuta Nishina, Hideki Tanaka*, Minoru T. Miyahara, Takashi Kyotani "Force-driven reversible liquid-gas phase transition mediated by elastic nanosponges", Nat. Commun., in press.

Pawan Boonyoung, Takatoshi Kasukabe, Yasuto Hoshikawa, Angel Berenguer-Murcia, Diego Cazorla-Amoros, Hirotomo Nishihara, Takashi Kyotani, Khanin Nueangnoraj* "A simple enano-templatingf method using zeolite Y toward the formation of carbon schwarzites", Frontiers in Materials, in press.

Cong Wang, Zheng]Ze Pan, Wei Lv, Bilu Liu, Jie Wei, Xiaohui Lv, Yi Luo, Hirotomo Nishihara, Quan-Hong Yang "A Directional Strain Sensor Based on Anisotropic Microhoneycomb Cellulose Nanofiber]Carbon Nanotube Hybrid Aerogels Prepared by Unidirectional Freeze Drying", Small, 15, 1805363, 2019

Rui Tang, Kaishi Taguchi, Hirotomo Nishihara, Takafumi Ishii, Emilia Morallon, Diego Cazorla-Amoros, Toshihiro Asada, Naoya Kobayashi, Yasuji Muramatsu, Takashi Kyotani "Insight into the origin of carbon corrosion in positive electrodes of supercapacitors", J. Mater. Chem. A, 7, 7480-7488, 2019

Keita Nomura, Hirotomo Nishihara, Naoya Kobayashi, Toshihiro Asada, Takashi Kyotani "4.4 V supercapacitors based on super-stable mesoporous carbon sheet made of edge-free graphene walls", Energy Environ. Sci., in press.

Ÿ 2018


Y. Takeoka, M. Iwata, T. Seki, K. Nueangnoraj, H. Nishihara, S. Yoshioka, Structural Coloration of a Colloidal Amorphous Array is Intensified by Carbon Nanolayers, Langmuir, 34, 4282 (2018).

Z.-Z. Pan, H. Nishihara, W. Lv, C. Wang, Y. Luo, L. Dong, H. Song, W. Zhang, F. Kang, T. Kyotani, Q.-H. Yang, Microhoneycomb Monoliths Prepared by the Unidirectional Freeze-drying of Cellulose Nanofiber Based Sols: Method and Extensions, J. Vis. Exp., e57144 (2018).

Z. Z. Pan, W. Lv, Y. B. He, Y. Zhao, G. Zhou, L. Dong, S. Niu, C. Zhang, R. Lyu, C. Wang, H. Shi, W. Zhang, F. Kang, H. Nishihara, Q. H. Yang, A Nacre-Like Carbon Nanotube Sheet for High Performance Li-Polysulfide Batteries with High Sulfur Loading, Adv. Sci., 5, 1800384 (2018).

H. Nishihara, H. Fujimoto, H. Itoi, K. Nomura, H. Tanaka, M. T. Miyahara, P. A. Bonnaud, R. Miura, A. Suzuki, N. Miyamoto, N. Hatakeyama, A. Miyamoto, K. Ikeda, T. Otomo, T. Kyotani, Graphene-based ordered framework with a diverse range of carbon polygons formed in zeolite nanochannels, Carbon, 129, 854 (2018).

H. Nishihara, T. Simura, T. Kyotani, Enhanced hydrogen spillover to fullerene at ambient temperature, Chem. Commun., 54, 3327 (2018).

H. Nishihara, M. Ohwada, T. Kamimura, M. Nishimura, H. Tanaka, S. Hiraide, M. T. Miyahara, K. Ariga, Q. Ji, J. Maruyama, F. Tani, Central metal dependent modulation of induced-fit gas uptake in molecular porphyrin solids, Chem. Commun., 54, 7822 (2018).

H. Nishihara, F. Ohtake, A. Castro-Muniz, H. Itoi, M. Ito, Y. Hayasaka, J. Maruyama, J. N. Kondo, R. Osuga, T. Kyotani, Enhanced hydrogen chemisorption and spillover on non-metallic nickel subnanoclusters, J. Mater. Chem. A, 6, 12523 (2018).

M. J. Mostazo-Lopez, R. Ruiz-Rosas, A. Castro-Muniz, H. Nishihara, T. Kyotani, E. Morallon, D. Cazorla-Amoros, Ultraporous nitrogen-doped zeolite-templated carbon for high power density aqueous-based supercapacitors, Carbon, 129, 510 (2018).

K. J. Bladek, M. E. Reid, H. Nishihara, F. Akhtar, B. S. Gelfand, G. K. H. Shimizu, Microsphere Assemblies via Phosphonate Monoester Coordination Chemistry, Chem.-Eur. J., 24, 1533 (2018).

Y. Hoshikawa, A. Castro-Muniz, H. Tawata, K. Nozaki, S. Yamane, T. Itoh, T. Kyotani, Orientation Control of Trametes Laccases on a Carbon Electrode Surface to Understand the Orientation Effect on the Electrocatalytic Activity, Bioconjugate Chemistry, 29, 2927 (2018).

T. Yoshii, K. Nakatsuka, T. Mizobuchi, Y. Kuwahara, H. Itoi, K. Mori, T. Kyotani, H. Yamashita, Effects of Carbon Support Nanostructures on the Reactivity of Ru Nanoparticle Catalyst in Hydrogen Transfer Reaction, Org. Process Res. Dev., 22, 1580 (2018).

Book, review

H. Nishihara, T. Kyotani, Zeolite-templated carbons - Three-dimensional microporous graphene frameworks, Chem Commun, 54, 5648 (2018).

Ÿ 2017


Paritat Muanchan, Shohei Suzuki, Takashi Kyotani, Hiroshi Ito, gOne-Dimensional Polymer Nanofiber Arrays With High Aspect Ratio Obtained by Thermal Nanoimprint Methodh, Polym. Eng. Sci., 57, 214-223 (2017).

Takatoshi Kasukabe, Hirotomo Nishihara, Katsuya Kimura, Taketoshi Matsumoto, Hikaru Kobayashi, Makoto Okai, Takashi Kyotani, gBeads-Milling of Waste Si Sawdust into High-Performance Nanoflakes for Lithium-Ion Batteriesh, Scientific Report , 7, 42734 (2017).

Katsuya Kimura, Taketoshi Matsumoto, Hirotomo Nishihara, Takatoshi Kasukabe, Takashi Kyotani, Hikaru Kobayashia, gImprovement of Cyclability of Li-Ion Batteries Using C-Coated Si Nanopowder Electrode Fabricated from Si Swarf with Limitation of Delithiation Capacityh, J. Electrochem. Soc. , 164, A995-A1001 (2017).

Hiroyuki Itoi, Hirotomo Nishihara, Syunsuke Kobayashi, Somlak Ittisanronnachai, Takafumi Ishii, Raul Berenguer, Masashi Ito, Daiju Matsumura, Takashi Kyotani, gFine Dispersion of Pt4-5 Subnanoclusters and Pt Single Atoms over Porous Carbon Supports and Their Structural Analyses with X-ray Absorption Spectroscopyh, J. Phys. Chem. C, 121, 7892-7902 (2017).

Taketoshi Matsumoto, Katsuya Kimura, Hirotomo Nishihara, Takatoshi Kasukabe, Takashi Kyotani, Hikaru Kobayashi, gFabrication of Si nanopowder from Si swarf and application to high-capacity and low cost Li-ion batteries. Taketoshi Matsumotoh, J. Alloys Compd. , 720, 529-540 (2017).

Tetsuji Itoh, Yuuta Shibuya, Akira Yamaguchi, Yasuto Hoshikawa, Osamu Tanaike, Tatsuo Tsunoda, Taka-aki Hanaoka, Satoshi Hamakawa, Fujio, Mizukami, Akari Hayashi, Takashi Kyotani, Galen D. Stucky, gHigh-performance bioelectrocatalysts created by immobilization of an enzyme into carbon-coated composite membranes with nano-tailored structuresh, J. Mater. Chem. A, 5, 20244-20251 (2017).

Takafumi Ishii, Yutaka Kaburagi, Akira Yoshida, Yoshihiro Hishiyama, Hideaki Oka, Norihiko Setoyama, Jun-ichi Ozaki, Takashi Kyotani, gAnalyses of trace amounts of edge sites in natural graphite, synthetic graphite and high-temperature treated coke for the understanding of their carbon molecular structuresh, Carbon, 125, 146-155 (2017).

Hirotomo Nishihara, Katuaki Imai, Hiroyuki Itoi, Keita Nomura, Kazuyuki Takai, Takashi Kyotani, gFormation mechanism of zeolite-templated carbonsh, Tanso, 280, 169-174 (2017).

Alberto Castro-Muniz, Hirotomo Nishihara, Tetsuya Hirota, Mao Ohwada, Li-Xiang Li, Tetsuya Tsuda, Susumu Kuwabata, Jun Maruyama, Takashi Kyotani, gBoron and nitrogen co-doped ordered microporous carbons with high surface areash, Chem. Commun. , 53, 13348--13351 (2017).

Hirotomo Nishihara, Tetsuya Hirota, Kenta Matsuura, Mao Ohwada, Norihisa Hoshino, Tomoyuki Akutagawa, Takeshi Higuchi, Hiroshi Jinnai, Yoshitaka Koseki, Hitoshi Kasai, Yoshiaki Matsuo, Jun Maruyama, Yuichiro Hayasaka, Hisashi Konaka, Yasuhiro Yamada, Shingi Yamaguchi, Kazuhide Kamiya, Takuya Kamimura, Hirofumi Nobukuni, Fumito Tani, "Synthesis of ordered carbonaceous frameworks from organic crystals", Nat. Commun. , 8, 109, (2017).

Ÿ 2016


Yasuto Hoshikawa*, Baigang An, Susumu Kashihara, Takafumi Ishii, Mariko Ando, Syuji Fujisawa, Koutarou Hayakawa, Satoshi Hamatani, Hiroshi Yamada, Takashi Kyotani, gAnalysis of the interaction between rubber polymer and carbon black surfaces by efficient removal of physisorbed polymer from carbon-rubber compositesh, Carbon, 99, 148-156, 2016.

Carolina Gonzalez-Gaitan, Ramiro Ruiz-Rosas, Hirotomo Nishihara, Takashi Kyotani, Emilia Morallon, Diego Cazorla-Amoros*, gSuccessful functionalization of superporous zeolite templated carbon using aminobenzene acids and electrochemical methodsh, Carbon, 99, 157-166, 2016.

Jun Maruyama*, Tsutomu Shinagawa, Akihiro Hayashida, Yoshiaki Matsuo, Hirotomo Nishihara, Takashi Kyotani, gVanadium-Ion Redox Reactions in a Three-Dimensional Network of Reduced Graphite Oxideh, Chem. Electro. Chem. , 3, 650-657, 2016.

Alberto Castro-Muniz*, Yasuto Hoshikawa, Hiroshi Komiyama, Wataru Nakayama, Tetsuji Itoh, Takashi Kyotani, gImproving the direct electron transfer in monolithic bioelectrodes prepared by immobilization of FDH enzyme on carbon-coated anodic aluminum oxide filmsh, Front. Mater., 3, Article 7, 2016. [doi: 10.3389/fmats.2016.00007]

Alberto Castro-Muniz*, Yasuto Hoshikawa, Takatoshi Kasukabe, Hiroshi Komiyama, Takashi Kyotani, gReal understanding of the nitrogen-doping effect on the electrochemical performance of carbon materials by using carbon-coated mesoporous silica as a model materialh, Langmuir , 32, 2127-2135, 2016.

J.M. Rosas, R. Ruiz-Rosas, R. Berenguer, D. Cazorla-Amoros*, E. Morallon, H. Nishihara, T. Kyotani, J. Rodriguez-Mirasol*, T. Cordero, gEasy fabrication of superporous zeolite templated carbon electrodes by electrospray on rigid and flexible substratesh, J. Mater. Chem. A, 4, 4610-4618, 2016.

Takatoshi Kasukabe, Hirotomo Nishihara*, Shinichiroh Iwamura, Takashi Kyotani, gRemarkable Performance Improvement of Inexpensive Ball-Milled Si Nanoparticles by Carbon-Coating for Li-ion Batteriesh, J. Power Source , 319, 99-103, 2016.

Khanin Nueangnoraj, Takaaki Tomai, Hirotomo Nishihara, Takashi Kyotani, Itaru Honma*, gAn organic proton battery employing two redox-active quinones trapped within the nanochannels of zeolite-templated carbonh, Carbon, 107, 831-836, 2016.

Hirotomo Nishihara*, Tomoya Simura, Shunsuke Kobayashi, Keita Nomura, Raul Berenguer, Masashi Ito, Masanobu Uchimura, Hiroshi Iden, Kazuki Arihara, Atsushi Ohma, Yuichiro Hayasaka, Takashi Kyotani, gOxidation-Resistant and Elastic Mesoporous Carbon with Single-Layer Graphene Wallsh, Adv. Funct. Mater., 26, 6418-6427, 2016.

Alexander M. Panich*, Vladimir Yu. Osipov, Hirotomo Nishihara, Takashi Kyotani, gNuclear magnetic resonance study of zeolite-templated carbonh, Synthetic Met., 221, 149-152, 2016.

Masaru Nakagawa*, Akifumi Nakaya, Yasuto Hoshikawa, Shunya Ito, Nobuya Hiroshiba, Takashi Kyotani, gSize-dependent Filling Behavior of UV-curable Di(meth)acrylate Resins into Carbon-coated Anodic Aluminum Oxide Pores of Around 20 nmh, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces , 8, 30628-30634, 2016.

Hiroyuki Itoi*, Hirotomo Nishihara, Takashi Kyotani, gEffect of Heteroatoms in Ordered Microporous Carbons on Their Electrochemical Capacitanceh, Langmuir , 32, 11997-12004, 2016.

Zheng-Ze Pan, Hirotomo Nishihara*, Shinichiroh Iwamura, Takafumi Sekiguchi, Akihiro Sato, Akira Isogai, Feiyu Kang, Takashi Kyotani, Quan-Hong Yang*, gCellulose Nanofiber as a Distinct Structure-Directing Agent for Xylem-Like Microhoneycomb Monoliths by Unidirectional Freeze-Dryingh, ACS Nano , 10, 10689-10697, 2016.

Haruko Goto, Tomoyuki Tajima, Kazumasa Kobayashi, Yutaka Takaguchi*, Khanin Nueangnoraj, Hirotomo Nishihara*, gSynthesis and Photoproperties of Edge-Functionalized Zeolite-Templated Carbon with Bromine or Carbazole Groupsh, Chem. Lett. , 45, 601-603, 2016.

Book, review

Tetsuji Itoh*, Akira Yamaguchi, Takashi Kyotani, Taka-aki Hanaoka, and Fujio Mizukami, gHigh-Performance Bio-Sensor with Enzymes Immobilized on Mesoporous Membranes: Nanosized Pores Just Corresponding to the Size of an Enzyme Improve the Stability of the Sensor Drasticallyh Adv. Porous Mater., 4, 157-165, 2016.

Takafumi Ishii, Takashi Kyotani (Ed., Michio Inagaki, Feiyu Kang), Materials Science and Engineering of Carbon: Characterization, Elsevier, 2016, pp. 287-305.

Ÿ 2015


Panvika Pannopard, Chaiyan Boonyuen, Chompunuch Warakulwit, Yasuto Hoshikawa, Takashi Kyotani, Jumras Limtrakul*, "Size-tailored synthesis of gold nanoparticles and their facile deposition on AAO-templated carbon nanotubes via electrostatic self-assembly: Application to H2O2 detection", Carbon, 94, 836-844, 2015.

Andrea M. Oyarzun, Ljubisa R. Radovic*, Takashi Kyotani, "An update on the mechanism of the graphene-NO reaction", Carbon, 86, 58-68, 2015.

R. Berenguer, R. Ruiz-Rosas, A. Gallardo, D. Cazorla-Amoros, E. Morallon, H. Nishihara, T. Kyotani, J. Rodriguez-Mirasol, T. Cordero*, "Enhanced Electro-oxidation Resistance of Carbon Electrodes Induced by Phosphorus Surface Groups", Carbon, 95, 681-689, 2015.

Khanin Nueangnoraj, Hirotomo Nishihara,* Takafumi Ishii, Norihisa Yamamoto, Hiroyuki Itoi, Raul Berenguer, Ramiro Ruiz-Rosas, Diego Cazorla-Amoros, Emilia Morallon, Masashi Ito, Takashi Kyotani, "Pseudocapacitance of Zeolite-Templated Carbon in Organic Electrolytes", Energy Storage Mater., 1, 35-41, 2015.

S. Leyva-Garcia, K. Nueangnoraj, D. Lozano-Castello, H. Nishihara, T. Kyotani, E. Morallon, D. Cazorla-Amoros*, "Characterization of a zeolite-templated carbon by electrochemical quartz crystal microbalance and in situ Raman spectroscopy", Carbon, 89, 63-73 (2015).

Shinichiroh Iwamura, Hirotomo Nishihara,* Yoshitaka Ono, Haruhiko Morito, Hisanori Yamane, Hiroki Nara, Tetsuya Osaka, Takashi Kyotani, "Li-Rich Li-Si Alloy As A Lithium-Containing Negative Electrode Material Towards High Energy Lithium-Ion Batteries", Sci. Rep., 5, 8085 (2015).

Book, review

Nishihara, Hiromoto*, Itoi, Hiroyuki, Nueangnoraj, Khanin, Berenguer, Raul, Berenguer-Murcia, Angel, Ruiz-Rosas, Ramiro, Cazorla-Amoros, Diego, Morallon, Emilia, Kyotani, Takashi "Study on Electrochemical Capacitance using Templated Carbons", Boletin del Grupo Espanol del Carbon, 37, 6-8 (2015).

Kyotani, Takashi* "Carbon-Old and Simple but New and Complex Materials", Electrochemistry, 83, 318 (2015).

Ÿ 2014


Yasuto Hoshikawa, Alberto Castro Muniz, Hiroshi Komiyama, Takafumi Ishii, Takuji Yokoyama, Hironobu Nanbu, Takashi Kyotani, "Remarkable Enhancement of Pyrolytic Carbon Deposition on Ordered Mesoporous Silicas by Their Trimethylsilylation", Carbon, 67, 156 (2014).

Hiroyuki Itoi, Hirotomo Nishihara,* Takafumi Ishii, Khanin Nueangnoraj, Raul Berenguer-Betrian, Takashi Kyotani, "Large Pseudocapacitance in Quinone-Functionalized Zeolite-Templated Carbon", Bul. Chem. Soc. Jpn., 87, 250 (2014).
Jun-ichi Takashiro, Yasuhiko Kudo, Satoshi Kaneko, Kazuyuki Takai, Takafumi Ishii, Takashi Kyotani, Toshiaki Enoki, Manabu Kiguchi, "Heat treatment effect on the electronic and magnetic structures of nanographene sheets investigated through electron spectroscopy and conductance measurements", Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 16, 7280 (2014).

Hirotomo Nishihara,* Somlak Ittisanronnachai, Hiroyuki Itoi, Li-Xiang Li, Kimichi Suzuki, Umpei Nagashima, Hiroshi Ogawa, Takashi Kyotani, and Masashi Ito, "Experimental and Theoretical Study of Hydrogen/Deuterium Spillover on Pt-Loaded Zeolite-Templated Carbon", J. Phys. Chem. C, 118, 955 (2014).

M. Enterria, A. Castro-Muniz, F. Suarez-Garcia, A. Martinez-Alonso, J.M.D. Tascon, T. Kyotani, "Effects of the mesostructural order on the electrochemical performance of hierarchical micro-mesoporous carbons" J. Mater. Chem. A, 2, 12023 (2014).

Hirotomo Nishihara,* Takashi Suzuki, Hiroyuki Itoi, Bai-Gang An, Shinichiroh Iwamura, Raul Berenguer, Takashi Kyotani, "Conversion of Silica Nanoparticles into Si Nanocrystals through Electrochemical Reduction", Nanoscale, 6, 10574 (2014).
Chuanxia Jiang, Kenji Hara, Kotaro Namba, Hirokazu Kobayashi, Somlak Ittisanronnachai, Hirotomo Nishihara, Takashi Kyotoni and Atsushi Fukuoka, "Preparation of Highly Dispersed Pt Nanoparticles Supported on Zeolite-templated Carbon and Catalytic Application in Hydrogenation Reaction", Chem. Lett., 43, 1794 (2014).

Takafumi Ishii, Susumu Kashihara, Yasuto Hoshikawa, Jun-ichi Ozaki, Naokatsu Kannari, Kazuyuki Takai, Toshiaki Enoki and Takashi Kyotani, "A quantitative analysis of carbon edge sites and an estimation of graphene sheet size in high-temperature treated, non-porous carbons", Carbon, 80, 135 (2014).

Waleeporn Donphai, Takashi Kamegawa, Metta Chareonpanich, Khanin Nueangnoraj, Hirotomo Nishihara, Takashi Kyotani, and Hiromi Yamashita, "Photocatalytic performance of TiO2-zeolite templated carbon composite in organic contamination degradation", Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 16, 25004 (2014).

Khanin Nueangnoraj, Ramiro Ruiz-Rosas, Hirotomo Nishihara,* Soshi Shiraishi, Emilia Morallon, Diego Cazorla-Amoros, Takashi Kyotani, "Carbon-Carbon Asymmetric Aqueous Capacitor by Pseudocapacitive Positive and Stable Negative Electrodes", Carbon, 67, 792 (2014).

Hiroyuki Fujimoto,* Hirotomo Nishihara, Takashi Kyotani and Masaaki Hisa, "Carbon tubules containing nanocrystalline SiC produced by the graphitization of sugar cane bagasse", Carbon, 68, 814 (2014).

Ÿ 2013


Ying Tao, Xiaoying Xie, Wei Lv, Dai-Ming Tang, Debin Kong, Zhenghong Huang, Hirotomo Nishihara, Takafumi Ishii, Baohua Li, Dmitri Golberg, Feiyu Kang, Takashi Kyotani, Quan-Hong Yang,* "Towards ultrahigh volumetric capacitance: graphene derived highly dense but porous carbons for supercapacitors", Sci. Rep., 3, 2975 (2013).

Alberto Castro-Muniz, Fabian Suarez-Garcia, Amelia Martinez-Alonso, Juan M. D. Tascon, Takashi Kyotani, "Energy Storage on Ultrahigh Surface Area Activated Carbon Fibers Derived from PMIA", ChemSusChem, 19, 13009-13016 (2013).

Shigeru Kaida, Jun Matsui,* Takuya Sagae, Yasuto Hoshikawa, Takashi Kyotani, Tokuji Miyashita, "The production of large scale ultrathin aligned CNT films by combining AC electric field with liquid flow", Carbon, 59, 503-511 (2013).
Masashi Ito,Hirotomo Nishihara,* Kentaro Yamamoto, Hiroyuki Itoi, Hideki Tanaka, Akira Maki, Minoru T. Miyahara, Seung Jae Yang, Chong Rae Park, Takashi Kyotani, "Reversible Pore Size Control of Elastic Microporous Material by Mechanical Force", Chem.|Eur. J., 19, 13009-13016 (2013).

Khanin Nueangnoraj, Hirotomo Nishihara,* Katsuaki Imai, Hiroyuki Itoi, Takafumi Ishii, Manabu Kiguchi, Yohei Sato, Masami Terauchi, Takashi Kyotani, "Formation of crosslinked-fullerene-like framework as negative replica of zeolite Y", Carbon, 62, 455-464 (2013).

Angel Berenguer-Murcia, Ramiro R. Ruiz-Rosas, Jaime Garcia-Aguilar, Khanin Nueangnoraj, Hirotomo Nishihara, Emilia Morallon, Takashi Kyotani, and Diego Cazorla Amoros*, "Binderless thin films of zeolite-templated carbon electrodes useful for electrochemical microcapacitors with ultrahigh rate performance", Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 15, 10331-10334 (2013).

Haruka Kyakuno, Kazuyuki Matsuda, Yusuke Nakai, Tomoko Fukuoka, Yutaka Maniwa,* Hirotomo Nishihara, Takashi Kyotani, "Amorphous water in three-dimensional confinement of zeolite-templated carbon", Chem. Phys. Lett., 571, 54-60 (2013).
Raul Berenguer, Hirotomo Nishihara, Hiroyuki Itoi, Takafumi Ishii, Emilia Morallon,* Diego Cazorla-Amoros, Takashi Kyotani, "Electrochemical generation of oxygen-containing groups in an ordered microporous zeolite-templated carbon", Carbon, 54, 94-104 (2013).
Shinichiroh Iwamura, Hirotomo Nishihara*, Takashi Kyotani, "Fast and reversible lithium storage in a wrinkled structure formed from Si nanoparticles during lithiation/delithiation cycling", J. Power Sources, 222, 400-409 (2013).

Ÿ 2012


"A quantitative analysis of a trace amount of hydrogen in high temperature heat-treated carbons"
Susumu Kashihara, Shoji Otani, Hironori Orikasa, Yasuto Hoshikawa, Jun-ichi Ozaki, Takashi Kyotani*
Carbon, 50, 3310-3314 (2012).

"Magnetic properties of host-guestmaterialusingnetwork of curved nanocarbonsheet"
Kazuyuki Takai*, Tsuyoshi Suzuki, Hirotomo Nishihara, Takashi Kyotani, Toshiaki Enoki
J. Phys. Chem. Sol., 116, 10529-10540 (2012).

"Production of l-Theanine using Glutaminase Encapsulated in Carbon-Coated Mesoporous Silica with High pH Stability"
Tetsuji Itoh*, Yasuto Hoshikawa, Matsuura Shun-ichi, Junko Mizuguchi, Hiroyuki, Arafune, Taka-aki Hanaoka, Fujio Mizukami, Akari Hayashi, Hirotomo Nishihara, Takashi Kyotani*
Biochem. Eng. J, 68, 207-214 (2012).

"General Relationship between Hydrogen Adsorption Capacities at 77 and 298 K and Pore Characteristics of the Porous Adsorbents"
Seung Jae Yang, Ji Hyuk Im, Hirotomo Nishihara, Haesol Jung, Kunsil Lee, Takashi Kyotani, and Chong Rae Park*
J. Phys. Chem. C, 116, 10529-10540 (2012).

"Effect of Buffer Size around Nanosilicon Anode Particles for Lithium-Ion Batteries"
Shinichiroh Iwamura, Hirotomo Nishihara*, Takashi Kyotani
J. Phys. Chem. C, 116, 6004-6011 (2012).

Book, review

Novel Carbon Adsorbents
Chapter 10: "Zeolite-Templated Carbon - Its Unique Characteristics and Applications"
Hirotomo Nishihara*, Takashi Kyotani
Elsevier, 2012

"Templated Nanocarbons for Energy Storage"
Hirotomo Nishihara*, Takashi Kyotani
Adv. Mater., 24, 4473-4498 (2012).

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Ÿ 2011


"Isotope effect of proton and deuteron adsorption site on zeolite-templated carbon using path integral molecular dynamics"
Kimichi Suzuki*, Masanori Tachikawa, Hiroshi Ogawa, S. Ittisanronnachai, Hirotomo Nishihara, Takashi Kyotani, and Umpei Nagashima
Theor. Chem. Acc., 130, 1039-1042 (2011).

"Fabrication of a Highly Conductive Ordered Porous Electrode by Carbon-Coating of a Continuous Mesoporous Silica Film"
Hirotomo Nishihara*, Taeri Kwon, Yu Fukura, Wataru Nakayama, Yasuto Hoshikawa, Shinichiroh Iwamura, Norikazu Nishiyama, Tetsuji Itoh, and Takashi Kyotani
Chem. Mater., 23, 3144-3151 (2011).

"Nuclear quantum effect on hydrogen adsorption site of zeolite-templated carbon model using path integral molecular dynamics"
Kimichi Suzuki, Megumi Kayanuma, Masanori Tachikawa, Hiroshi Ogawa, Hirotomo Nishihara, Takashi Kyotani, and Umpei Nagashima
J. Alloy. Compd., 509S, S868-S871 (2011).

"Three-Dimensionally Arrayed and Mutually Connected 1.2 nm-Nanopores for High-Performance Electric Double Layer Capacitor"
Hiroyuki Itoi, Hirotomo Nishihara*, Taichi Kogure, and Takashi Kyotani
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 133, 1165-1167 (2011).

"Path integral molecular dynamics for hydrogen adsorption site of zeolite-templated carbon with semi-empirical PM3 potential"
Kimichi Suzuki, Megumi Kayanuma, Masanori Tachikawa, Hiroshi Ogawa, Hirotomo Nishihara, Takashi Kyotani, and Umpei Nagashima
Computational and Theoretical Chemistry, 975, 128-133 (2011).

"Phase Diagram of 4He Film in 3D nanopores of ZTC"
Yuna Nakashima, Taku Matsushita, Mitsunori Hieda, Nobuo Wada, Hirotomo Nishihara, Takashi Kyotani
J. Low Temp. Phys., 162, 565-572 (2011).

Ÿ 2010


"Helium Film Formed in 1.2 nm Pore in Zeolite Templated Carbon"
Y. Kinosita, R. Toda, T. Matsushita, M. Hieda, N. Wada, H. Nishihara, T. Kyotani
J. Low Temp. Phys., 158, 275-280 (2010).

"Fabrication and Characterization of Magnetic Nanoporous Zeolite Templated Carbon"
K. Takai, T. Suzuki, T. Enoki, H. Nishihara, T. Kyotani
J. Phys. Chem. Sol., 71, 565-568 (2010).

"Angular Distribution of N-Doped Carbon Nanotubes in Alumina Membrane Channels: A High-Energy X-ray Diffraction Study"
L. Hawelek, A. Brodka, J.C. Dore, V. Honkimaki, T. Kyotani, Q.H. Yang and A. Burian
Acta Physica Polonica A, 117, 302-306 (2010).

"Carbon-coated mesoporous silica as an electrode material, Taeri Kwon, Hirotomo Nishihara"
Yu Fukura, Kouta Inde, Norihiko Setoyama, Yoshiaki Fukushima, Takashi Kyotani
Microporous Mesoporous Mater., 132, 421-427 (2010).

"Structure and magnetic properties of curved graphene networks and the effects of bromine and potassium adsorption"
K. Takai, T. Suzuki, T. Enoki, H. Nishihara, T. Kyotani
Phys. Rev. B, 81, 205420 (2010).

"The influence of surface chemistry and pore size on the adsorption of proteins on nanostructured carbon materials"
M. Vijayaraj, R. Gadiou, K. Anselme, J. Dentzer, C. Vix-Guterl, H. Orikasa, T. Kyotani, S. Ittisanronnachai
Adv. Funct. Mater., 20, 2489-2499 (2010).

"Adsorption and diffusion of atomic hydrogen on a curved surface of microporous carbon: A theoretical study"
Megumi Kayanuma, Umpei Nagashima, Hirotomo Nishihara, Takashi Kyotani, Hiroshi Ogawa
Chem. Phys. Lett., 495, 251-255 (2010).

Ÿ 2009


"High Pressure Hydrogen Storage in Zeolite Templated Carbon"
Hirotomo Nishihara, Peng-Xiang Hou, Li-Xiang Li, Masashi Ito, Makoto Uchiyama, Tomohiro Kaburagi, Ami Ikura, Junji Katamura, Takayuki Kawarada, Kazuhiko Mizuuchi, Takashi Kyotani
J. Phys. Chem. C, 113, 3189-3196 (2009).

"A Possible Buckybowl-Like Structure of Zeolite Templated Carbon"
Hirotomo Nishihara, Quan-Hong Yang, Peng-Xiang Hou, Masashi Unno, Seigo Yamauchi, Riichiro Saito, Juan I. Paredes, Amelia Martinez-Alonso, Juan M.D. Tascon, Yohei Sato, Masami Terauchi, Takashi Kyotani
Carbon, 47, 1220-1230 (2009).

"Investigation of the Ion Storage/Transfer Behavior in an Electrical Double Layer Capacitor by Using Ordered Microporous Carbons as Model Materials"
Hirotomo Nishihara, Hiroyuki Itoi, Taichi Kogure, Peng-Xiang Hou, Hidekazu Touhara, Fujio Okino, Takashi Kyotani
Chem. Eur. J., 15, 5355-5363, (2009).

"Electrochemical Behavior of Carbon Nanorod Arrays Having Different Graphene Orientations and Crystallinity"
Hironori Orikasa, Takeshi Akahane, Michiyasu Okada, Yu Tong, Jun-ichi Ozaki, Takashi Kyotani
J. Mater. Chem., 19, 4615-4621 (2009).

"Water-Dispersible "Carbon Nanopods" with Controllable Graphene Layer Orientation"
Li-Xiang Li, Bai-Gang An, Hirotomo Nishihara, Toshifumi Shiroya, Hiroyuki Aikyo, Tatsushi Isojima, Masaki Yamamoto, Takashi Kyotani
Chem. Commun., 4554-4556 (2009).

"Enhancement Mechanism of Electrochemical Capacitance in Nitrogen-/Boron-Doped Carbons with Uniform Straight Nanochannels"
Taeri Kwon, Hirotomo Nishihara, Hiroyuki Itoi, Quan-Hong Yang, and Takashi Kyotani
Langmuir, 25, 11961-11968 (2009).

Ÿ 2008


"Multi-walled carbon nanotubes ultrathin film using a liguid-liquid interface: Effect of alcohol type to the film property"
Jun Matsui, Kohei Yamamoto, Nobuhiro Inokuma, Hironori Orikasa, Takashi Kyotani, Tokuji Miyashita
Mol. Cryst. Liq. Crystl, 491, 9-13 (2008).

"Synthesis of silica-based porous monoliths with straight nanochannels using an ice-rod nanoarray as a template"
Hirotomo Nishihara, Shinichiroh Iwamura, Takashi Kyotani
J. Mater. Chem., 18, 3662-3670 (2008).

"Small molecules delivery using carbon nano-test-tubes"
Somlak Ittisanronnachai, Hironori Orikasa, Nobuhiro Inokuma, Yoshihiro Uozu, Takashi Kyotani
Carbon, 46, 1361-1363 (2008).

"Template synthesis of water-dispersible and magnetically responsive carbon nano test tubes"
Hironori Orikasa, Nobuhiro Inokuma, Somlak Ittisanronnachai, Xiao-Hui Wang, Osamu Kitakami, Takashi Kyotani
Chem. Commun., 2215-2217 (2008).

"Carbon-coated mesoporous silica with hydrophobicity and electrical conductivity"
Hirotomo Nishihara, Yu Fukura, Kouta Inde, Katsuyuki Tsuji, Masataka Takeuchi, Takashi Kyotani
Carbon, 46, 48-53 (2008).

Invited lectures and awards

Plenary Lecture
"Templated Carbons -Nanostructure and Functions"
Takashi Kyotani
CARBON' 08 Conference, 2008, 7. 14 (Nagano)

Featured Lecture
"Understanding of the Electrochemical Process in Supercapacitor by Using Zeolite Templated Carbon"
Hirotomo Nishihara
CARBON' 08 Conference, 2008, 7. 14 (Nagano)

Ÿ 2007


"Fabrication of densely packed multi-walled carbon nanotube ultrathin films using a liquid-liquid interface"
Jun Matsui, Kohei Yamamoto, Nobuhiro Inokuma, Hironori Orikasa, Takashi Kyotani and Tokuji Miyashita
J. Mater. Chem., 17, 3806-3811 (2007).

"Crystal formation and growth during the hydrothermal synthesis of -Ni(OH)2 in one-dimensional nano space"
Hironori Orikasa, Jyunpei Karoji, Keitaro Matsui and Takashi Kyotani
Dalton Trans., 34, 3757-3762 (2007).

"Densification of ordered microporous carbons and controlling their micropore size by hot-pressing"
Peng-Xiang Hou, Hironori Orikasa, Hiroyuki Itoi, Hirotomo Nishihara and Takashi Kyotani
Carbon, 45, 2011-2016 (2007).

"Brilliant and tunable color of carbon-coated thin anodic aluminum oxide films"
Xiao-Hui Wang, Takeshi Akahane, Hironori Orikasa, Takashi Kyotani and Y.Y. Fu
Appl. Phys. Lett., 91, 011908-011910 (2007).

"Controlled filling of Permalloy into one-end-opened carbon nanotubes"
Xiao-Hui Wang, Hironori Orikasa, Nobuhiro Inokuma, Quan-Hong Yang, Peng-Xiang Hou, Hirotaka Oshima, Kenichi Itoh, Takashi Kyotani
J. Mater. Chem., 17, 986-991 (2007).

"Laser-induced electron pooling from carbon nano "test tube" dispersed in aqueous solution"
Atula S.D. Sandanayaka, Hironori Orikasa, Takashi Kyotani, Yasuyuki Araki, Osamu Ito
Carbon, 45, 684-687 (2007).

Invited lecture

"Template Synthesis of New Forms of Nano Carbons - From Carbon Nanotubes to Nano-Porous Carbons"
T. Kyotani
The 2007 Gordon Research Conference, 2007, Jan. 9

Ÿ 2006


"Controlled filling of Permalloy into one-end-opened carbon nanotubes"
Xiao-Hui Wang, Hironori Orikasa, Nobuhiro Inokuma, Quan-Hong Yang, Peng-Xiang Hou, Hirotaka Oshima, Kenichi Itoh, Takashi Kyotani
J. Mater. Chem., in press.

"Laser-induced electron pooling from carbon nano "test tube" dispersed in aqueous solution"
Atula S.D. Sandanayaka, Hironori Orikasa, Takashi Kyotani, Yasuyuki Araki, Osamu Ito
Carbon, in press.

"Simple Fabrication of Carbon Nanotube Monolayer Film"
Jun Matsui, Manabu Iko, Nobuhiro Inokuma, Hironori Orikasa, Masaya Mitsuishi, Takashi Kyotani, and Tokuji Miyashita
Chem. Lett., 35, 42-43 (2006).

"New structural insights into ordered porous carbon by scanning tunneling microscopy"
J.I. Paredes, A. Martinez-Alonso, T. Yamazaki, K. Matsuoka, J.M.D. Tascon and T. Kyotani
Microporous Mesoporous Mater., 87, 268-271 (2006).

"Low temperature synthesis of TiO2-xNy powders and films with visible light responsive photocatalytic activity"
Shu Yin, Ken Ihara, Masakazu Komatsu, Qiwu Zhang, Fumio Saito, Takashi Kyotani, Tsugio Sato
Solid State Comm., 137, 132-137 (2006).

"Analysis of carbon structure in cokes at molecular level"
H. Orikasa, H. Nishihara, Q. H. Yang, K. Matsuoka, T. Kyotani, A. Sharma, K. Matsui, H. Fujimoto, K. Fukada, K. Kato
Tetsu To Hagane-Journal of the Iron and Steel Institute of Japan, 92, 33-40 (2006)

"Template Synthesis of Water-Dispersible Carbon Nano 'Test Tubes' without Any Post Treatment"
H. Orikasa, N. Inokuma, S. Okubo, O. Kitakami, T. Kyotani
Chem. Mater., 18, 1036-1040 (2006)

"Synthesis of Various Types of Nano Carbons using the Template Technique"
Takashi Kyotani
Bull. Chem. Soc. Jpn., 79, 1322-1337 (2006).

"Structural studies of carbon nanotubes obtained by template deposition using high-energy X-ray scattering"
J. Koloczek, A. Brodka, A. Burian, J.C. Dore, V. Honkimaki, T. Kyotani
Diamond Relat. Mater., 15, 1036-1040 (2006).

"Imaging the structure and porosity of active carbons by scanning tunneling microscopy"
J.I. Paredes, A. Martinez-Alonso, P.X. Hou, T. Kyotani, J.M.D. Tascon
Carbon, 44, 2469-2478 (2006).

"Broadband GHz frequency characterizations of Permalloy nanorods' array"
Ki Hyeon Kim, Masahiro Yamaguchi, Hironori Orikasa and Takashi Kyotani
Solid State Communications, 140, 491-494 (2006)

Invited lectures

"Template Synthesis of Ordered Microporous Carbons and their Electric Double Layer Capacitor Performance"
T. Kyotani
The 231st ACS National Meeting, 2006.3.26 (Atlanta, GA).

"Template Synthesis of Nanostructured Carbons"
T. Kyotani
CIMTEC 2006, 2006.6.5 (Sicily, Italy).



"Extremely high microporosity and sharp pore size distribution of a large surface area carbon prepared in the nanochannels of zeolite Y."
Koichi Matsuoka, Yasushi Yamagishi, Toshiaki Yamazaki, Norihiko Setoyama, Akira Tomita, Takashi Kyotani
Carbon, 43, 876-879 (2005).

"Double Coaxial Structure and Dual Physicochemical Properties of Carbon Nanotubes Composed of Stacked Nitrogen-Doped and Undoped Multiwalls"
Quanhong Yang, Weihua Xu, Akira Tomita, and Takashi Kyotani
Chem. Mater., 17 (11), 2940-2945 (2005).

"The Template Synthesis of Double Coaxial Carbon Nanotubes with Nitrogen-Doped and Boron-Doped Multiwalls"
Quanhong Yang, Weihua Xu, Akira Tomita, and Takashi Kyotani
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 127, 8956-8957 (2005).

"An easy method for the synthesis of ordered microporous carbons by the template technique"
Peng-Xiang Hou, Toshiaki Yamazaki, Hironori Orikasa, Takashi Kyotani
Carbon, 43, 2624-2627 (2005).

"Structural studies of oriented carbon nanotubes in alumina channels using high energy x-ray diffraction"
Andrzej Burian, John C. Dore, Takashi Kyotani, Veijo Honkimaki
Carbon, 43, 2723-2729 (2005).

"Structural investigation of zeolite-templated, ordered microporous carbon by scanning tunneling microscopy and Raman spectroscopy"
J.I. Paredes, A. Martinez-Alonso*, T. Yamazaki, K. Matsuoka, J.M.D. Tascon and T. Kyotani
Langmuir, 21, 8817-8823 (2005).

"Modelling studies of carbon nanotubes -Comparison of simulations and X-ray diffraction data"
J. Koloczek, L. Hawelek, A. Burian, J.C. Dore, V. Honkimaki, T. Kyotani
J. Alloys Compd., 401, 46-50 (2005).

"Application of image plate for structural studies of carbon nanotubes by high-energy X-ray diffraction"
L. Hawelek, J. Koloczek, A. Burian, J.C. Dore, V. Honkimaki, T. Kyotani
J. Alloys Compd., 401, 51-54 (2005).

"Synthesis of a Nitrogen-Containing Microporous Carbon with a Highly Ordered Structure and Effect of Nitrogen -Doping on H2O adsorption"
Peng-Xiang Hou, Hironori Orikasa, Toshiaki Yamazaki, Koichi Matsuoka, Akira Tomita, Norihiko Setoyama, Yoshiaki Fukushima, and Takashi Kyotani
Chem. Mater., 17, 5187-5193 (2005).

"RF Noise Suppression Using Carbon-Coated Permalloy Nanorod Arrays"
Ki Hyeon Kim, Hironori Orikasa, Takashi Kyotani, and Masahiro Yamaguchi
IEEE Trans. Magn., 41, 4075-4077 (2005).

"Dual Raman features of double coaxial carbon nanotubes with N-doped and B-doped multiwalls"
Quan-Hong Yang, Peng-Xiang Hou, Masashi Unno, Seigo Yamauchi, Riichiro Saito and Takashi Kyotani
Nano Letters, 5, 2465-2469 (2005).

Invited lectures and awards

Lee Hsun Lecture Award
"Precise control of nano-carbons by the template technique"
T. Kyotani
at Institute of Material Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2005. 5. 18 (Shenyang, China)

Keynote lecture
"Template synthesis of ordered microporous carbon and its application to energy storage media"
T. Kyotani, P.X. Hou, T. Yamazaki, H. Orikasa, A. Tomita, A. Yao, F. Okino and H. Touhara
Carbon 2005, International Conference on Carbon, 2005.7.5 (Gyengju, Korea).

Invited Lecture
"Fabrication of unique carbon nano-structures -various types of carbon nanotubes and ordered microporous carbons-"
T. Kyotani
at Seoul National University, 2005.7.8 (Seoul, Korea).


Invited lectures and awards

Invited Lecture
"Precise Control of Carbon Nanoform by the Template Method"
T. Kyotani
Colloquium on Carbon Nanoforms, 2004.7.11 (Providence, USA).

Brian Kelly Award Lecture
"Multiple coaxial carbon nanotubes of nitrogen-doped and boron-doped multiwalls prepared by the template technique"
Quan-Hong Yang, Wei-Hua Xu, Takashi Kyotani, AkiraTomita
Carbon 2004, International Conference on Carbon, 2004.7.12 (Providence, USA).

Invited Lecture
"Synthesis of Nano-Carbons by the Template Method and their Applications"
T. Kyotani
at Institut de Chimie des Surfaces et Interfaces, 2004.10.8 (Mulhouse, France).

Invited Lecture
T. Kyotani
"Precise Control of Carbon Nanostructure by the Template Method "
The 6th International Conference on Nanotechnology in Carbon, 2004.11.2 (Batz-sur-Mer, France).

Invited Lecture
"Analysis and Chemical Modification of Super-High Surface Area Carbons with a High Microporosity and Ordered Structure"
T. Kyotani, P. Hou, K. Matsuoka, Y. Yamagishi, T. Yamazaki, A. Tomita, N. Setoyama, Y. Fukushima and H. Touhara
International Symposium on NanoCarbons 2004, 2004.11.15 (Nagano).

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