News 2019

2019.4  Two new bachelor students join our group at Nagoya University.

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2017.12 Press release (in Japanese, from UTokyo):Carbon nanotubes electrodes for both cathode and anode in perovskite solar cells [LINK]


2017.11 Press release (in Japanese, from UTokyo): Absorption color and electronic property change by grinding [LINK]


2017.10 Our paper of the ground state mechanochromism was accepted by Chemical Science. [Movie]


2017 10 Our paper of perovskite solar cells on graphene vs carbon nanotubes appeared on J. Phys. Chem. Lett. [LINK]


2017. 7 We published a book of lithium-containing fullerenes from Springer. "Endohedral Lithium-containing Fullerenes: Preparation, Derivatization, and Application", Yutaka Matsuo, Hiroshi Okada, Hiroshi Ueno, Springer, Singapore, 2017. [DOI 10.1007/978-981-10-5004-6] [ISBN: 978-981-10-5003-9]


2017. 6 Mr. Haosheng Lin won the School of Engineering, UTokyo Schlorship. Congratulation!


2017. 1 Dr. Hiroshi Ueno became an associate professor. Congratulation!


2016. 10 Dr. Il Jeon became an assistant professor. Congratulation!


2016. 4 We started set-up a new research group and laboratory in University of Science and Technology of China (USTC).


2016.4 Dr. Il Jeon won JSPS fellowship. Congratulation!


2016.3 Mr. Il Jeon won the Scholar of Excellence Award from School of Science, The University of Tokyo. Congratulation!


2016.1 Press release: "Organic thin-film solar cells using transparent titanium oxide electrodes" [UTokyo] [JST] [KAST] (Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun, Jan 27, page 29; Nikkei Sangyo Shimbun, Feb 1, page 8).


2015.11 Mr. Il Jeon received Excellent Poster Award in the fifth CSJ Chemistry Festa. Presentation title; "Development of new single-walled carbon nanotube thin-films for fabrication of flexible organic solar cells". Congratulation! [LINK]


2015.9 School of Science News: "Carbon Nanotubes Organic Solar Cells" in "Introduction of frontier research for undergraduate students" [LINK]


2015.9 A research paper on carbon nanotubes perovskite solar cells appeared on Nano Letters. [LINK]


2015.8 "Innovators in Japan" in Nikkei Sangyo Shimbun [LINK]


2015.6 Press release: "Development of Flexible Carbon Nanotubes Organic Thin-film Solar Cells without Using Indium" [UTokyo] [Nikkei Sangyo ShimbunNikkan Kogyo Shimbun] Paper: J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015137, 7982. [LINK]


2015.5 Miraikan (National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation), Experimental class to children, "Let us think future energy with making solar cells" (2015/4/25, 5/30, hereafter monthly ongoing). [LINK]


2015.3 German chancellor Dr. Angela Merkel visited our laboratory in Miraikan. Welcome! [LINK]


2015.1 Science journal "Newton" featured our organic solar cells. [LINK]


2015.1 Shizuoka Children Shimbun, Jan 1, 2015, "Flexible organic thin-film solar cells". [LINK]


2015.1 Tokyo Shimbun, Jan 13, 2015 (page 23). [LINK]