Category : A01

T. Inoue / Original Papers(2010)

Syogo Nobukawa, Osamu Urakawa, Toshiyuki Shikata, Tadashi Inoue
“Evaluation of Nematic Interaction Parameter between Polymer Segments and Low-Mass Molecules in Mixtures”
Macromolecules, Vol. 43, 6099-6105 (2010)

T. Koga / Original Papers(2010)

Tsuyoshi Koga, Fumihiko Tanaka, Ryuhei Motokawa, Satoru Koizumi, and Françoise M. Winnik
“Theoretical Modelling of Hierarchically Associated Structures in Hydrophobically Modified PNIPAM Aqueous Solutions on the Basis of a Neutron Scattering Study”
Macromolecular Symposia, Vol. 291-292, 177-185 (2010)
Tsuyoshi Koga and Fumihiko Tanaka
“Theoretical Predictions on Normal Stresses under Shear Flow in Transient Networks of Telechelic Associating Polymers”
Macromolecules, Vol. 43, 3052-3060 (2010)

Y. Matsushita / Review Article(2007)

Naoya Torikai, Norifumi L. Yamada, Atsushi Noro, Masashi Harada, Daisuke Kawaguchi, Atsushi Takano, Yushu Matsushita
“Neutron Reflectometry on Interfacial Structures of the Thin Films of Polymer and Lipid”
Polymer Journal, Vol. 39, 1238-1246 (2007)

Y. Matsushita / Original Papers(2006)

Daisuke Kawaguchi, Takashi Nishu, Atsushi Takano, and Yushu Matsushita
“Direct Observation of an Isolated Cyclic Sodium Poly(styrenesulfonate) Molecule by Atomic Force Microscopy”
Polym. J., Vol. 39, 271-275 (2007)
Yushu Matsushita
“The Creation of Hierarchically-Ordered Nanophase Structures In Block Polymers Having Various Competing Interactions”
Macromolecules, Vol. 40, 771-776 (2007)
Atsushi Takano, Yuki Kushida, Kayoko Aoki, Keisuke Masuoka, Kenichi Hayashida, Dong Cho, Daisuke Kawaguchi, and Yushu Matsushita
“HPLC Characterization of Cyclization Reaction Product Obtained by End-to-end Ring Closure Reaction of a Telechelic Polystyrene”
Macromolecules, Vol. 40, 679-681 (2007)
Kenichi Hayashida, Atsushi Takano, Shigeo Arai, Yuya Shinohara, Yoshiyuki Amemiya, and Yushu Matsushita
“Systematic Transition of the Tiling Patterns Formed by ABC Star-shaped Terpolymers”
Macromolecules, Vol. 39, 9402-9408 (2007)
Yutaka Ohta, Keisuke Masuoka, Atsushi Takano, and Yushu Matsushita
“Chain Dimension of Cyclic Polymers in Solutions”
Physica B-Condenced Matter, Vol. 385, 532-534 (2006)
Naoya Torikai, Atsushi Noro, Masatoshi Okuda, Fumitake Odamaki, Daisuke Kawaguchi, Atsushi Takano, and Yushu Matsushita
“Neutron reflection studies on lamellar microphase-separated structures of two-component block copolymers with composition distribution”
Physica B-Condenced Matter, Vol. 385, 709-712 (2006)
Atsushi Noro, Masatoshi Okuda, Fumitake Odamaki, Daisuke Kawaguchi, Naoya Torikai, Atsushi Takano, and Yushu Matsushita
“Chain Localization and Interfacial Thickness in Microphase-Separated Structures of Block Copolymers with Variable Composition Distributions”
Macromolecules, Vol. 39, 7654-7661 (2006)
Jun Masuda, Yutaka Nagata, Atsushi Noro, Atsushi Takano, and Yushu Matsushita
“Nanophase-separated Synchronizing Structure with Parallel Double Periodicity from an Undecablock Terpolymer”
Phys. Rev. Lett., Vol. 97, 098301-098301 (2006)
Daisuke Kawaguchi, Keisuke Masuoka, Atsushi Takano, Keiji Tanaka, Toshihiko Nagamura, Naoya Torikai, Robert. M. Dalgliesh, Sean. Langridge, and Yushu Matsushita
“Comparison of Interdiffusion Behavior between Cyclic and Linear Polystyrenes with High Molecular Weights”
Macromolecules, Vol. 39, 5180-5180 (2006)
Kenichi Hayashida, Wataru Kawashima, Atsushi Takano, Yuya Shinohara, Yoshiyuki Amemiya, Yoshinobu Nozue, and Yushu Matsushita
“Archimedean Tiling Patterns of ABC Star-shaped Terpolymers Studied by Micro-beam Small Angle X-ray Scattering”
Macromolecules, Vol. 39, 4869-4869 (2006)
Atsushi Noro, Yutaka Nagata, Atsushi Tanako, and Yushu Matsushita
“A Diblock-Type Supramacromolecule via Biocomplementary Hydrogen Bonding”
Biomacromolecules, Vol. 7, 1696-1699 (2006)

Y. Matsushita / Original Papers(2007)

Yoshiaki Takahashi, Kenta Imaichi, Masahiro Noda, Atsushi Takano, and Yushu Matsushita
“Transient Viscoelastic Properties of Lamellae-forming Diblock Copolymers with Flow-induced Alignment”
Kobunshi Ronbunshu, Vol. 64, 437-440 (2007)
Yoshiaki Takahashi, Yuki Ojika, Yoshihiko Akazawa, Atsushi Takano, and Yushu Matsushita
“Fluctuation Effects on Viscoelastic Properties of Diblock Copolymer Solutions in Disordered State”
Polymer Journal, Vol. 39, 509-513 (2007)
Yoshiaki Takahashi, Kenta Imaichi, Masahiro Noda, Atsushi Takano, and Yushu Matsushita
“Hysteresis Behavior in Shear Rate Dependence of First Normal Stress Difference of Diblock Copolymers in Ordered State near Order-disorder Transition”
Polymer Journal, Vol. 39, 632-635 (2007)
Jun Masuda, Atsushi Takano, Jiro Suzuki, Yutaka. Nagata, Atsushi Noro, Kenichi Hayashida, and Yushu Matsushita
“Composition-Dependent Morphological Transition of Hierarchically-Ordered Structures formed by Multiblock Terpolymers”
Macromolecules, Vol. 40, 4023 – 4027 (2007)
Kenichi Hayashida, Noriyuki Saito, Shigeo Arai, Atsushi Takano, Nobuo Tanaka, and Yushu Matsushita
“Hierarchical Morphologies Formed by ABC Star-Shaped Terpolymers”
Macromolecules, Vol. 40, 3695-3699 (2007)
Hayashida Kenichi, Tomonori Dotera, Takano Atsushi, and Yushu Matsushita
“Polymeric Quasicrystal: Mesoscopic Quasicrystalline Tiling in ABC Star Polymers”
Phys. Rev. Lett., Vol. 98, 195502-195502 (2007)

M. Shibayama / Original Papers(2010)

Takuro Matsunaga, Hanako Asai, Yuki Akagi, Takamasa Sakai, Ung-il Chung, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“SANS Studies on Tetra-PEG Gel under Uniaxial Deformation”
Macromolecules, Vol. 44, 1203-1210 (2011)
Makiko Takeda, Takumi Kusano, Takuro Matsunaga, Hitoshi Endo, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Rheo-SANS Studies on Shear-Thickening/Thinning in Aqueous Rodlike Micellar Solutions”
Langmuir, Vol. 27, 1731-1738 (2011)
Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Small-angle Neutron Scattering on Polymer Gels: Phase behavior, Inhomogeneities, and Deformation Mechanisms”
Polym. J., Vol. 43, 18-34 (2011)
Takamasa Sakai, Yuki Akagi, Takuro Matsunaga, Manami Kurakazu, Ung-il Chung, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Highly Elastic and Deformable Hydrogel Formed from Tetra-arm Polymers”
Macromol. Rapid Commun., Vol. 31, 1954-1959 (2010)
Makiko Takeda, Takuro Matsunaga, Toshihiko Nishida,Hitoshi Endo, Tsutomu Takahashi, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Rheo-SANS Studies on Shear Thickening in Clay-Poly(ethylene oxide) Mixed Solutions”
Macromolecules, Vol. 43, 7793-7799 (2010)
Mitsuhiro Shibayama and Noboru Osaka
“Pressure- and Temperature-Induced Phase SeparationTransition in Homopolymer, Block Copolymer, andProtein in Water”
Macromol. Symp., Vol. 291, 115-121 (2010)
Takuro Matsunaga, Hitoshi Endo, Makiko Takeda, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Microscopic Structure Analysis of Clay-poly(ethylene oxide) Mixed Solution in a Flow Field by Contrast-variation Small-angle Neutron Scattering”
Macromolecules, Vol. 43, 5075-5082 (2010)
Koji Yoshida, Toshio Yamaguchi, Noboru Osaka, Hitoshi Endo, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“A Study of Alcohol-induced Gelation of β-lactoglobulin with Small-angle Neutron Scattering, Neutron Spin Echo, and Dynamic Light Scattering Measurements”
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys, Vol. 12, 3260-3269 (2010)
Manami Kurakazu, Takuya Katashima, Masashi Chijiishi, Kengo Nishi, Yuki Akagi, Takuro Matsunaga, Mitsuhiro Shibayama, Ung-il Chung, and Takamasa Sakai
“Evaluation of Gelation Kinetics of Tetra-PEG Gel”
Macromolecules, Vol. 43, 3935-3940 (2010)

I. Kaneda / International Conference(2010)

Isamu Kaneda, Tsuyoshi Koga and Fumihiko Tanaka
“Effect of Methanol on the Rheological Properties of C24HEUR Aqueous Solution”
5th Pacific Rim Conference on Rheology (PRCR-5) (Aug. 1-8, 2010), Hokkaido, Japan

T. Koga / International Conference(2010)

Tsuyoshi Koga
“Rheology of Transient Networks of Telechelic Associating Polymers”
International Symposium on Non-Equilibrium Soft Matter 2010 (Aug. 17-20, 2010), Nara, Japan
Tsuyoshi Koga and Fumihiko Tanaka
“Rheology of Transient Networks in Telechelic Associating Polymers”
5th Pacific Rim Conference on Rheology (PRCR-5) (Aug. 1-6, 2010), Hokkaido, Japan

F. Tanaka / International Conference(2010)

Fumihiko Tanaka
“Physics of Polymers and Polymer Solutions”
Invited lecture in Chinese University of Hong Kong (Mar. 9, 2011), Hong Kong, China
Fumihiko Tanaka
“Cooperative Hydration and LCST Phase Separation of Temperature-Sensitive Water-Soluble Polymers”
Invited lecture in Chinese University of Hong Kong (Mar. 7, 2011), Hong Kong, China
Fumihiko Tanaka
“Cooperative Hydration and LCST Phase Separation of Temperature-Sensitive Water-Soluble Polymers”
24th conference of the European Colloid and Interface Society (ECIS2010) (Sep. 5-10, 2010), Prague, Czech Republic
Fumihiko Tanaka
“Hydration, Phase Separation and Nonlinear Rheology of Temperature-sensitive Watersoluble Polymers”
International Symposium on Non-Equilibrium Soft Matter 2010 (Aug. 17-20, 2010), Nara, Japan
Fumihiko Tanaka
“Transient Network Theory of Wormlike Micelles: Topological Force Accelerates Relaxation”
5th Pacific Rim Conference on Rheology (PRCR-5) (Aug. 1-6, 2010), Hokkaido, Japan
Hiroyuki Kojima and Fumihiko Tanaka
“Rheology of Transient Networks in Telechelic Associating Polymers”
5th Pacific Rim Conference on Rheology (PRCR-5) (Aug. 1-6, 2010), Hokkaido, Japan
Fumihiko Tanaka
“Hydration and Phase Separation in Aqueous Solutions of Temperature-Sensitive Polymers”
International Symposium on Polymer Physics (PP’2010) (Jun. 6-10, 2010), Ji’nan, China

F. Tanaka / International Conference(2008)

Fumihiko Tanaka, Tsuyoshi Koga, and F. M. Winnik
“Competitive Hydrogen Bonding in Solutions of Temperature-Sensitive Polymers in Mixed Solvents”
International Symposium on Non-Equilibrium Soft Matter (Jun. 2-5, 2008), Kyoto, Japan

F. Tanaka / International Conference(2006)

Yukinori Okada and Fumihiko Tanaka
“Hydration and Thermoreversible Gelation in Solutions of Telechelic Associating Polymers”
Polymer Networks Group conference 2006 (Sep. 3-7, 2006), Sheffield, UK

T. Koga / International Conference(2008)

Oral / Contributed
Tsuyoshi Koga*, Fumihiko Tanaka, Ryuhei Motokawa, Satoshi Koizumi, and Francoise M. Winnik
“Neutron Scattering Study of the Aqueous Solutions of Temperature Sensitive Telechelic PNIPAM”
The 19th International Conference of the Polymer Networks Group (Jun. 22-26, 2008), Larnaca, Cyprus
Tsuyoshi Koga and Fumihiko Tanaka
“Structure formation and Rheology of Associating Polymers”
International Symposium on Non-Equilibrium Soft Matter (Jun. 2-5, 2008), Kyoto, Japan

F. Tanaka / Original Papers(2010)

Fumihiko Tanaka, Tsuyoshi Koga, Kojima Hiroyuki, Na Xue, Francoise M. Winnik
“Perferential Adsorption and Co-nonsolvency of Thermoresponsive Polymers in Mixed Solvents of Water/Methanol of Temperature-Sensitive Water-Soluble Polymers”
Macromolecules, Vol. 44(8), 2978-2989 (2011)
Tanaka Fumihiko, Koga Tsuyoshi, Kojima Hiroyuki, Francoise M. Winnik
“Hydration and Phase Separation of Temperature-Sensitive Water-Soluble Polymers”
Chinese Journal of Polymer Science, Vol. 29, 13-21 (2011)
Kojima Hiroyuki, Tanaka Fumihiko
“Cooperative Hydration Induces Discontinuous Volume Phase Transition of Cross-Linked Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) Gels in Water”
Macromolecules, Vol. 43, 5103-5113 (2010)

Y. Matsushita / International Conference(2010)

Oral / Invited
Yushu Matsushita
“New Morphologies Created by ABC Triblock Terpolymers with Molecular Weight and Composition Distribution”
2010 International Chemical Congress of Pacific Basin Societies (Dec. 15-20, 2010), Honolulu, USA
Oral / Invited
Yushu Matsushita, Kenichi Hayashida, Tomonari Dotera, and Atsushi Takano
“Kaleidoscopic Structures from ABC Star-shaped Terpolymers”
4th International Symposium on Polymer Materials Science (Oct. 28-29, 2010), Gaithersburg, MD, USA
Oral / Invited
Yushu Matsushita
“Jewery Box of Morphologies -ABC Star-Shaped Terpolymers”
NU-UM Joint Symposium on Macromolecular and Supramacromolecular Material Science and Engineering in the 21st Century #4 (Sep. 27-28, 2010), Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Oral / Invited
Yushu Matsushita
“Kaleidoscopic Morphologies from ABC Star-Shaped Terpolymers”
International Symposium on Non-Equilibrium Soft Matter 2010, (Creation of Non-Equilibrium Soft Matter Physics -Structure and Dynamics of Mesoscopic Systems-) (Aug. 17-20, 2010), Nara, Japan

Y. Matsushita / International Conference(2009)

Oral / Invited
Yushu Matsushita
“New Complexity in Self-Assembing of Three-Component Polymer Materials”
11th International Conference on Quasicrystals(ICQ11) (Jun. 13-18, 2010), Sapporo, Japan

A. Noro / International Conference(2010)

Oral / Contributed
Atsushi Noro, Mikihiro Hayashi, Akihisa Ohshika, and Yushu Matsushita
“Design and Preparation of Thermoreversible Supramolecular Gels and their Viscoelastic Properties”
Pacifichem 2010 (Dec. 15-20, 2010), Honolulu, US
Poster / Contributed
Hajime Yamagishi, Atsushi Noro, and Yushu Matsushita
“Thermoresponsive Morphology Transition of Block-type Supramacromolecules via Hydrogen Bonding in an Ionic Liquid and its Dependence on the Number of Hydrogen Bonding Units”
Pacifichem 2010 (Dec. 15-20, 2010), Honolulu, US
Poster / Contributed
Yoshio Sageshima, Atsushi Noro, and Yushu Matsushita
“Preparation and Morphology Control of Block Copolymer/metal Salt Hybrids”
Pacifichem 2010 (Dec. 15-20, 2010), Honolulu, US
Poster / Contributed
Hajime Yamagishi, Atsushi Noro, and Yushu Matsushita
“Thermoresponsive Morphology Transition of Block-type Supramacromolecules via Hydrogen Bonding in an Ionic Liquid and its Dependence on the Number of Hydrogen Bonding Units”
Pacifichem 2010 (Dec. 15-20, 2010), Honolulu, US
Poster / Contributed
Atsushi Noro, Yoshio Sageshima, and Yushu Matsushita
“Morphology Observation of Poly(styrene-b-4-vinylpyridine)/iron Chloride Hybrids Prepared by Solvent-casting with Pyridine”
International Symposium on Non-equilibrium Soft Matter 2010 (Aug. 17-20, 2010), Nara, Japan

A. Noro / International Conference(2009)

Poster / Contributed
Atsushi Noro, Hajime Yamagishi, and Yushu Matsushita
“Thermoreversible Morphological Behavior of Block Supramacromolecules via Hydrogen Bonding in an Ionic Liquid”
239th ACS National Spring Meeting (Mar. 21-25, 2010), San Francisco, CA, USA
Oral / Contributed
Atsushi Noro, Hajime Yamagishi, and Yushu Matsushita
“Thermoreversible Transition between Nanophase- and Macrophase-Separation from Block Supramacromolecules via Hydrogen Bonding in an Ionic Liquid”
2010 APS March Meeting (Mar. 15-19, 2010), Portrand, OR, USA
Poster / Contributed
Hajime Yamagishi, Atsushi Noro, and Yushu Matsushita
“Reversible Morphology Transition of Hydrogen Bonded Block-Type Supramacromolecules by Temperature Control”
3rd NU-UM Joint Symposium on Supramacromolecular Material Science and Engineering in the 21st Century (Nov. 12-13, 2009), Nagoya, Japan
Oral / Contributed
Hajime Yamagishi, Atsushi Noro, and Yushu Matsushita
“Thermoreversible Morphology Transition of Block-Type Supramacromolecules by Association-Dissociation of Hydrogen Bonding in an Ionic Liquid”
The 1st FAPS Polymer Congress (Oct. 20-23, 2009), Nagoya, Japan
Oral / Contributed
Atsushi Noro, Yushu Matsushita, and Timothy Lodge
“Effects of Cross-Linker Amount on Thermoreversible Supramacromolecular Ion Gels via Hydrogen Bonding”
The 1st FAPS Polymer Congress (Oct. 20-23, 2009), Nagoya, Japan

A. Noro / International Conference(2008)

Oral / Invited
Atsushi Noro
“Supramacromolecular Assembly and Built-in Function: Several Routes to Nano-Structure Construction”
Nagoya University Joint Symposia: 5th Yoshimasa Hirata Memorial Lecture and The 1st Global COE International Symposium on Elucidation and Design of Materials and Molecular Functions (Jan. 13-14, 2009), Nagoya , Japan
Poster / Contributed
Atsushi Noro, Hajime Yamagishi, Akinori Tamura, Atsushi Takano, Timothy P. Lodge, and Yushu Matsushita
“Supramacromolecules: Macromolecular Assembly via Non-Covalent Bonding”
The 3rd International Symposium on Polymer Science (Nov. 10-11, 2008), Nagoya , Japan
Oral / Contributed
Atsushi Noro, Yushu Matsushita, and Timothy P. Lodge
“Supramacromolecular Networks by Hydrogen Bonding in an Ionic Liquid”
Macro 2008 (Jun. 29- Jul. 3, 2008), Taipei, Taiwan

H. Watanabe / Original Papers(2010)

Hiroshi Watanabe, Quan Chen, Yohji Kawasaki, Yumi Matsumiya, Tadashi Inoue, and Osamu Urakawa
“Entanglement Dynamics in Miscible Polyisoprene/Poly(p-tert-butyl styrene) Blends”
Macromolecules, Vol. 44, 1570-1584 (2011)
Quan Chen, Yumi Matsumiya, Yuichi Masubuchi, Hiroshi Watanabe, and Tadashi Inoue
“Dynamics of Polyisoprene-Poly(p-tert-butyl styrene) Diblock Copolymer in Disordered State”
Macromolecules, Vol. 44, 1585-1602 (2011)
Xiushou Lu, Xiuying Qiao, Hiroshi Watanabe, Xinglong Gong, Tao Yang, Wei Li, Kang Sun, Meng Li, Kang Yang, Hongen Xie, Qi Yin, Dong Wang, Xiaodong Chen
“Mechanical and Structural Investigation of Isotropic and Anisotropic Thermoplastic Magnetorheological Elastomer Composites based on Poly(styrene-b-ethylene-co-butylene-b-styrene) (SEBS) ”
Rheol. Acta, Vol. 50, in press
Quan Chen, Akiko Uno, Yumi Matsumiya, and Hiroshi Watanabe
“Viscoelastic Mode Distribution of Moderately Entangled Linear Polymers”
J. Soc. Rheol. Japan, Vol. 38, 187-193 (2010)
Akiko Uno, Yumi Matsumiya, Yuichi Masubuchi, and Hiroshi Watanabe
“Rheological and Dielectric Behavior of Polyisoprene under Pressurized Carbon Dioxide”
J. Soc. Rheol. Japan, Vol. 38, 117-123 (2201)
Ayoung Lee, Yumi Matsumiya, Hiroshi Watanabe, Kyung Hyun Ahn, and Seung Jong Lee
“Multiple Representation of Linear Dielectric Response”
J. Soc. Rheol. Japan, Vol. 38, 149-155 (2010)

T. Watanabe / Books(2010)

Hiroshi Watanabe and Osamu Urakawa
“Functional Polymer Blends: Synthesis, Properties and Performance “Component dynamics in miscible polymer blends” (Chapter 12), in press”
Taylor and Francis (CRC Press), Vikas Mittal, 2011/08
Hiroshi Watanabe, Yumi Matsumiya, Quan Chen, and Wei Yu
“Comprehensive Polymer Science, 2nd Ed., “Rheological Characterization of Polymeric Liquids” (Chapter 2), in press”
Elsevier, Krzysztof Matyjaszewski and Martin Moller,

D. Kawaguchi / Original Papers(2010)

Siti Sarah Abdul Rahman, Daisuke Kawaguchi, and Yushu Matsushita
“Microphase-Separated Structures of Poly(4-tert-butylstyrene-block-4-tert-butoxystyrene) upon Gradual Changes in Segregation Strength through Hydrolysis Reaction”
Macromolecules, Vol. 44, in press (2011)
Siti Sarah Abdul Rahmana, Daisuke Kawaguchia, and Yushu Matsushita
“Monomer Sequence of Partially Hydrolyzed Poly(4-tert-Butoxystyrene) and Morphology of Diblock Copolymers Composing This Polymer Sequence as One Block”
Polymer, Vol. 52, 164-171 (2011)

Y. Matsushita / Original Papers(2010)

Jiro Suzuki, Atsushi Takano, and Yushu Matsushita
“Dimension of Ring Polymers in Melt Studied by Monte-Carlo Simulation”
Prog. Theo. Phys. Supp., Vol. in press (2011)
Yushu Matsushita, Jiro Suzuki, Yuuki Izumi, Kohei Matsuoka, Shuji Takahashi, Yoshitaka Aoyama, Tomohiro Mihira, and Atsushi Takano
“Formation of Undulated Lamellar Structure from ABC Block Terpolymer Blends with Different Chain Lengths”
J.Chem.Phys., Vol. 133, 194901-194901 (2010)

D. Kawaguchi / International Conference(2010)

Oral / Contributed
Daisuke Kawaguchi, Siti Sarah Abdul Rahman, and Yushu Matsushita
“Changes in Domain Spacing and Morphology of Block Copolymers upon Chemical Modification”
Pacifichem 2010 (Dec. 14- 20, 2010), Honolulu, US
Poster / Contributed
D. Kawaguchi, A. Takano, N. Torikai, N. L. Yamada, J. Majewski, A. Nelson, and Y. Matsushita
“Diffusion of Cyclic / Linear Polystyrenes Studied by in-situ Neutron Reflectivity Measurements”
Institute of Materials Structure Science Symposium 10 -IMSS symposium 10 – (Dec. 7-8, 2010), Tsukuba, Japan
Poster / Contributed
Siti Sarah Abdul Rahman, Daisuke Kawaguchi, and Yushu Matsushita
“Variation in Domain Spacing of Poly(butylstyrene-block- butoxystyrene) upon Chemical Modification”
International Symposium on Non-Equilibrium Soft Matter 2010 (Aug. 17-20, 2010), Nara, Japan
Oral / Contributed
Daisuke Kawaguchi, Atsushi Takano, Naoya Torikai, Jaroslaw Majewski, Andrew Nelson, and Yushu Matsushita
“Motion of Ring Polymer Moving into an Entanglement Media Studied by Neutron Reflectivity Measurements”
5th Pacific Rim Conference on Rheology -PRCR-5 (Aug. 1-6, 2010), Sapporo, japan

A. Takano / International Conference(2010)

Oral / Invited
Atsushi Takano
“Preparation and Characterization of Knotted Ring Polymers”
International Symposium on Nano Structures (Nov. 4-5, 2010), Pohang, Korea
Oral / Invited
Atsushi Takano
“Viscoelastic Properties of Highly-Purified Ring-Shaped Polystyrenes”
The Fifth Pacific Rim Conference on Rheology (PRCR5) (Aug. 1-6, 2010), Sapporo, Japan
Oral / Invited
Atsushi Takano
“Solution and Bulk Properties of Highly-purified Ring-shaped Polystyrenes”
Statistical physics and topology of polymers with ramifications to structure and function of DNA and proteins (Aug. 2-6, 2010), kyoto, Japan

A. Takano / International Conference(2009)

Oral / Invited
Atsushi Takano
“Solution and Bulk Properties of Highly-Purified Ring Polymers”
The 1st Federation of Asian Polymer Societies (FAPS) Polymer Congress (Oct. 21-23, 2009), Nagoya, Japan

A. Takano / International Conference(2008)

Oral / Invited
Atsushi Takano
“Characteristic Self-Assembled Structures from ABC Star-Shaped Terpolymers”
Japan-China Joint Symposium on Functional Supramolecular Architectures (Dec. 19-21, 2008), Beijing, China
Oral / Invited
Atsushi Takano
“Chain Dimension of Ring Polystyrenes in Solutions”
Workshop of Knots and soft matter physics: topology of polymers and related topics in physics, mathematics and biology (Aug. 26-29, 2008), Kyoto, Japan

Y. Matsushita / Review Article(2010)

Yushu Matsushita, Kenichi Hayashida, Tomonari Dotera, Atsushi Takano
“Kaleidoscopic Morphologies from ABC Star-Shaped Terpolymers”
J. Phys. Condens. Mater., in press (2011)
Yushu Matsushita, Kenichi Hayashida, Atsushi Takano
“Jewelry Box of Morphologies with Mesoscopic Length Scales – ABC Star-shaped Terpolymers”
Macromol. Rapid Comm., Vol. 31, 1579-1587 (2010)

A. Noro / Original Papers(2010)

Atsushi Noro, Mikihiro Hayashi, Akihisa Ohshika, and Yushu Matsushita
“Simple Preparation of Supramolecular Polymer Gels via Hydrogen Bonding by Blending Two Liquid Polymers”
Soft Matter, Vol. 7, 1667-1670 (2011)

M. Shibayama / Original Papers(2010)

Takuro Matsunaga, Hanako Asai, Yuki Akagi, Takamasa Sakai, Ung-il Chung, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“SANS Studies on Tetra-PEG Gel under Uniaxial Deformation”
Macromolecules, in press
Makiko Takeda, Takumi Kusano, Takuro Matsunaga, Hitoshi Endo, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Rheo-SANS Studies on Shear-Thickening/Thinning in Aqueous Rodlike Micellar Solutions”
Langmuir, Vol. 27, in press
Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Small-angle Neutron Scattering on Polymer Gels: Phase behavior, Inhomogeneities, and Deformation Mechanisms”
Polym. J., Vol. 43, 18-34 (2011)
Takamasa Sakai, Yuki Akagi, Takuro Matsunaga, Manami Kurakazu, Ung-il Chung, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Highly Elastic and Deformable Hydrogel Formed from Tetra-arm Polymers”
Macromol. Rapid Commun., Vol. 31, 1954-1959 (2010)
Makiko Takeda, Takuro Matsunaga, Toshihiko Nishida,Hitoshi Endo, Tsutomu Takahashi, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Rheo-SANS Studies on Shear Thickening in Clay-Poly(ethylene oxide) Mixed Solutions”
Macromolecules, Vol. 43, 7793-7799 (2010)
Mitsuhiro Shibayama and Noboru Osaka
“Pressure- and Temperature-Induced Phase SeparationTransition in Homopolymer, Block Copolymer, andProtein in Water”
Macromol. Symp., Vol. 291, 115-121 (2010)
Takuro Matsunaga, Hitoshi Endo, Makiko Takeda, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Microscopic Structure Analysis of Clay-poly(ethylene oxide) Mixed Solution in a Flow Field by Contrast-variation Small-angle Neutron Scattering”
Macromolecules, Vol. 43, 5075-5082 (2010)
Koji Yoshida, Toshio Yamaguchi, Noboru Osaka, Hitoshi Endo, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“A Study of Alcohol-induced Gelation of β-lactoglobulin with Small-angle Neutron Scattering, Neutron Spin Echo, and Dynamic Light Scattering Measurements”
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys, Vol. 12, 3260-3269 (2010)
Manami Kurakazu, Takuya Katashima, Masashi Chijiishi, Kengo Nishi, Yuki Akagi, Takuro Matsunaga, Mitsuhiro Shibayama, Ung-il Chung, and Takamasa Sakai
“Evaluation of Gelation Kinetics of Tetra-PEG Gel”
Macromolecules, Vol. 43, 3935-3940 (2010)

M. Shibayama / International Conference(2010)

Oral / Invited
Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Small-angle Neutron Scattering on Tetra-PEG gels”
Pacifichem 2010 (Dec. 15-20, 2010 ), Honolulu, USA
Oral / Invited
Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Structure and Mechanical Properties of Tetra-PEG Gels”
PP 2010, International Symposium on Polymer Physics (Jun. 6-10, 2010), Jinan, China
Oral / Invited
Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Recent Development of Neutron Scattering Methods for Structural Characterization of Polymeric Systems”
ISPAC2010, 23nd International Symposium on Polymer Analysis and Characterization (May 30- Jun. 3, 2010), Pohang, Korea

H. Watanabe / Original Papers(2009)

Xiuying Qiao, Mingwen Bai, Ke Tao, Xinglong Gong, Rui Gu, Hiroshi Watanabe, Kang Sun, Jingyuan Wu, and Xiaoyu Kang
“Magnetorheological Behavior of Polyethyene Glycol-Coated Fe3O4 Ferrofluids”
J. Soc. Rheol. Japan, Vol. 38, 23-30 (2010)
Amish J. Patel, Simon Mochrie, Suresh Narayanan, Alec Sandy, Hiroshi Watanabe, and Nitash P. Balsara
“Dynamic Signatures of Microphase Separation in a Block Copolymer Melt Determined by X-ray Photon Correlation Spectroscopy and Rheology”
Macromolecules, Vol. 43, 1515-1523 (2010)
Xiuying Qiao, Wei Li, Hiroshi Watanabe, Kang Sun, and Xiaodong Chen
“Rheological Behavior of Biocomposites of Silk Fibroin Fiber and Poly (ε-caprolactone) : Effect of Fiber Network”
J. Polym. Sci. B: Polym. Phys., Vol. 47, 1957-1970 (2009)
Yumi Matsumiya, Tadashi Inoue, Tomohito Iwashige, and Hiroshi Watanabe
“Dielectric Relaxation of Polymer/Carbon Dioxide Systems”
Macromolecules, Vol. 42, 4712-4718 (2009)
Takashi Uneyama, Yuichi Masubuchi, Kazushi Horio, Yumi Matsumiya, Hiroshi Watanabe, Jai A. Pathak, and C. Michael Roland
“Theoretical Analysis of Rheodielectric Response of Type-A Polymer Chains”
J. Polym. Sci. Part B: Polym. Phys., Vol. 47, 1039-1057 (2009)

H. Watanabe / International Conference(2010)

Oral / Contributed
Hiroshi Watanabe* and Kazushi Horio
“Rheo-dielectric Behavior of Entangled Linear and Star Polyisoprene”
The 81st Annual Meeting of Society of Rheology (Oct. 25-27, 2010), Santa Fe, USA
Oral / Contributed
Quan Chen*, Yumi Matsumiya, and Hiroshi Watanabe
“Dynamics of Disordered Diblock Copolymer:Poly(isoprene-b-4-tert-butyl styrene)”
5th Pacific Rim Conference on Rheology (Aug. 1-6, 2010), Sapporo, Japan
(Hiroshi Watanabe:解析)
Oral / Contributed
Hiroshi Watanabe* and Quan Chen
“Entanglement in Miscible Blends of cis-Polyisoprene and Poly(p-t-butyl styrene)”
5th Pacific Rim Conference on Rheology (Aug. 1-6, 2010), Sapporo, Japan
Oral / Contributed
Yumi Matsumiya*, Akiko Uno, Tadashi Inoue, and Hiroshi Watanabe
“Viscoelastic and Dielectric Investigation of Segmental Dynamics of Polystyrene”
5th Pacific Rim Conference on Rheology (Aug. 1-6, 2010), Sapporo, Japan
(井上正志:解析)
Oral / Plenary
Hiroshi Watanabe
“Entanglement Dynamics in Homopolymers”
The Second International Soft Matter Conference (Jul. 5-8, 2010), Granada, Spain
Oral / Invited
Hiroshi Watanabe
“Basics of Dielectric Relaxation”
1st Laboratory Course on Dielectric Spectroscopy (Jun. 9-15, 2010), San Sebastian, Spain
Oral / Invited
Hiroshi Watanabe
“Entanglement Dynamics in Miscible Polymer Blends”
International Symposium on Polymer Physics (Jun. 6-10, 2010), Xi’nan, China
Oral / Contributed
Hiroshi Watanabe
“Rheo-dielectric Behavior of Cis-Polyisopreneunder Steady Shear and LAOS”
2010 Annual European Rheology Conference (Apr. 6-9, 2010), Goeteborg, Sweden

K. Nishida / Original Papers(2010)

Harutoshi Asakawa, Koji Nishida, Go Matsuba, Toshiji Kanaya, and Hiroki Ogawa
“Crystallization of Isotactic Polypropylene from Mesomorphic Phase: A Constant Heating Rate Study”
Journal of Physics: Conference Series, Vol. 272, 012024-1 – 012024-4 (2011)

F. Tanaka / Books(2010)

Fumihiko Tanaka
“Polymer Physics—Applications to Molecular Association and Thermoreversible Gelation”
Cambridge University Press, 2011/03/01

F. Tanaka / Original Papers(2009)

Tanaka Fumihiko
“Transient Network Theory of Wormlike Micelles: Topological Force Accelerates Relaxation”
Langmuir, Vol. 26, 5374-5381 (2009)
Fumihiko Tanaka, Tsuyoshi Koga, Françoise M. Winnik
“Competitive Hydrogen Bonds and Cononsolvency of Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide)s in Mixed Solvents of Water/Methanol”
Progr. Colloid Polym. Sci., Vol. 136, 1-8 (2009)
Rodolphe Obeid, Fumihiko Tanaka, and Françoise M. Winnik
“Heat-Induced Phase Transition and Crystallization of Hydrophobically End-Capped Poly(2-isopropyl-2-oxazoline)s in Water”
Macromolecules, Vol. 42, 5818-5828 (2009)

Y. Matsushita / Original Papers(2010)

Atsushi Noro, Yoshio Sageshima, Shigeo Arai, and Yushu Matsushita
“Preparation and Morphology Control of Block Copolymer/Metal Salt Hybrids via Solvent-Casting by Using a Solvent with Coordination Ability”
Macromolecules, Vol. 43, 5358-5364 (2010)

M. Shibayama / Review Article(2010)

Mitsuhiro Shibayama, Noboru Osaka
“Presssure- and Temperature-Induced Phase Separation Transition in Homopolymer, Block Copolymer, and Protein in Water”
Macromol. Symp., Vol. 291-292, 115-121 (2010)

M. Shibayama / Original Papers(2009)

Hiromitsu Kawada, Takuji Kume, Takuro Matsunaga, Hidetaka Iwai, Tomohiko Sano, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Structure and Rheology of a Self-Standing Nanoemulsion”
Langmuir, Vol. 26, 2430-2437 (2010)
Shyamal Kumar Kundu, Masaru Yoshida, and Shibayama
“Effect of Salt Content on the Rheological Properties of Hydrogel Based onOligomeric Electrolyte”
J. Phys. Chem. B, Vol. 114, 1541-1547 (2010)
Yuki Akagi,Takuro Matsunaga, Mitsuhiro Shibayama, Ung-il Chung, and Takamasa Sakai
“Evaluation of Topological Defects in Tetra-PEG Gels”
Macromolecules, Vol. 43, 488-493 (2010)
Takuya Suzuki, Noboru Osaka, Hitoshi Endo, Mitsuhiro Shibayama, Yuko Ikeda, Hanako Asai, Norihito Higashitani, Yota Kokubo, and Shinzo Kohjiya
“Nonuniformity in Cross-Linked Natural Rubber as Revealed by Contrast-Variation Small-Angle Neutron Scattering”
Macromolecules, Vol. 43, 1556-1563 (2010)
Noboru Osaka, Mitsuhiro Shibayama, Tatsuya Kikuchi, and Osamu Yamamuro
“Quasi-Elastic Neutron Scattering Study on Water and Polymer Dynamics in Thermo/Pressure Sensitive Polymer Solutions”
J. Phys. Chem. B, Vol. 113, 12870-12876 (2009)
Koichi Mayumi, Michihiro Nagao, Hitoshi Endo, Noboru Osaka, Mitsuhiro Shibayama, and Kohzo Ito
“Dynamics of Polyrotaxane Investigated by Neutron Spin Echo”
Physica B, Vol. 404, 2600-2602 (2009)
Toshihiko Nishida, Hitoshi Endo, Noboru Osaka, Huan-jun Li, Kazutoshi Haraguchi, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Deformation Mechanism of Nanocomposite Gels Studied by Contrast Variation Small-angle Neutron Scattering”
PHYSICAL REVIEW E., Vol. 80, 030801-1-030801-4 (2009)
Takuro Matsunaga, Takamasa Sakai, Yuki Akagi, Ung-il Chung, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“SANS and SLS Studies on Tetra-Arm PEG Gels in As-prepared and Swollen States”
Macromolecules, Vol. 42, 6245-6252 (2009)
Koichi Mayumi, Hitoshi Endo, Noboru Osaka, Hideaki Yokoyama, Michihiro Nagao, Mitsuhiro Shibayama, and Kohzo Ito
“Mechanically Interlocked Structure of Polyrotaxane Investigated by Contrast Variation Small-Angle Neutron Scattering”
Macromolecules, Vol. 42, 6327-6329 (2009)
Shyamal Kumar Kundu, Shin Yagihara, Masaru Yoshida, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Microwave Dielectric Study of an Oligomeric Electrolyte Gelator by Time Domain Reflectometry”
J. Phys. Chem. B, Vol. 113, 10112-10116 (2009)
Mitsuhiro Shibayama, Takuro Matsunaga, and Michihiro Nagao
“Evaluation of Incoherent Scattering Intensity by Transmission and Sample Thickness”
J. Appl. Cryst., Vol. 42, 621-628 (2009)
Noboru Osaka,Hitoshi Endo, Toshihiko Nishida, Takuya Suzuki, Huan-jun Li, Kazutoshi Haraguchi, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Microphase Separation in Nanocomposite Gels”
Phys. Rev. E, Vol. 79, 060801-1 – 060801-4 (2009)
Takuya Suzuki, Mitsuhiro Shibayama, Kazuhiro Hatano, and Masahiko Ishii
“[NCO]/[OH] and Acryl-polyol Concentration Dependence of the Gelation Process and the Microstructure Analysis of Polyurethane Resin by dynamic light scattering”
Polymer, Vol. 50, 2503-2509 (2009)
Takuya Suzuki, Hitoshi Endo, Noboru Osaka, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Dynamics and Microstructure Analysis of N-Isopropylacrylamide/Silica Hybrid Gels”
Langmuir, Vol. 25, 8824-8832 (2009)
Soichiro Matsunaga, Takuro Matsunaga, Kunihiko Iwamoto,Taro Yamada, Mitsuhiro Shibayama, Maki Kawai, and Toshihide Kobayashi
“Visualization of Phospholipid Particle Fusion Induced by Duramycin”
Langmuir, Vol. 25, 8200-8207 (2009)
Yuko Ikeda, Norihito Higashitani, Kensuke Hijikata, Yota Kokubo, Yuichi Morita, Mitsuhiro Shibayama, Noboru Osaka, Takuya Suzuki, Hitoshi Endo, and Shinzo Kohjiya
“Vulcanization: New Focus on a Traditional Technology by Small-Angle Neutron Scattering”
Macromolecules, Vol. 42, 2741-2748 (2009)
Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Structure Investigation of Super-Tough Polymer Gels by Small-Angle Neutron Scattering”
J. Phys. Soc. Jpn., Vol. 78, 041008-1 – 041008-7 (2009)

K. Nishida / International Conference(2009)

Oral / Contributed
Koji Nishida*, Kazuma Okada, Go Matsuba, Kazuki Ito, and Toshiji Kanaya
“Fast Time-Resolved WAXD and SAXS Measurement of Mesomorphic Phase Formation of Isotactic Polypropylene”
XIV International Conference on Small-Angle Scattering (Sep. 13-18, 2009), Oxford, U.K.
Poster / Invited
Koji Nishida*, Kazuma Okada, Go Matsuba, Kazuki Ito, and Toshiji Kanaya
In-situ Observation of Mesomorphic Phase Formation Process of Isotactic Polypropylene”
2009 International Discussion Meeting on Polymer Crystallization (Aug. 12-15, 2009), Shanghai, China

T. Inoue / International Conference(2009)

Oral / Invited
Tadashi Inoue
“Rheo-Optical Studies on Polymacromonomers”
Advanced Polymeric Materials and Technology (Jan. 24-27, 2010), Jeju, Korea

K. Ito / Original Papers(2009)

Koichi Mayumi, Hitoshi Endo, Noboru Osaka, Hideaki Yokoyama, Michihiro Nagao, Mitsuhiro Shibayama, and Kohzo Ito
“Mechanically Interlocked Structure of Polyrotaxane Investigated by Contrast Variation Small-Angle Neutron Scattering”
Macromolecules, Vol. 42, 6327-6329 (2009)

M. Shibayama / International Conference(2009)

Oral / Invited
Mitsuhiro Shibayama, Takuro Matsunaga, Ung-il Chung, and Takamasa Sakai
“Small-angle Neutron Scattering Studies on Super-Tough Polymer Gels Consisting of Tetra-arm PEG Chains”
Gel Symposium 2009 (Dec. 2-4, 2009), Osaka, Japan
Oral / Contributed
Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Structure and Dynamics of Super-tough Hydrogels Made of Tetra-arm Poly(ethylene glycol) Gels”
Hydrogen and water in condensed matter physics (Horiba-ISSP11) (Oct. 12-16, 2009), Chiba, Japan
Oral / Invited
Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Kinetics, Structure, and Dynamics of Multi-arm Poly(ethylene glycol) Gels”
Workshop on “Trends and Perspectives in Neutron Scattering on Soft Matter” (Oct. 5-8, 2009), Tutzing, Germany
Oral / Plenary
Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Structural Characterization of High-Performance Polymer Gels by Neutron Scattering”
XIV International Conference on Small-Angle Scattering (SAS2009) (Sep. 13-18, 2009), Oxford, UK
Oral / Invited
Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Nanostructural Characterization of High-strength Tetra-arm PEG Gels”
European Polymer Congress (EPF09) (Jul. 12-16, 2009), Graz, Austria

Y. Matsushita / Original Papers(2009)

Katarzyna Dobrosielska, Atsushi Takano, and Yushu Matsushita
“Creation of Hierarchical Nanophase-Separated Structures via Supramacromolecular Self-Assembly from Two Asymmetric Block Copolymers with Short Interacting Sequences Giving Hydrogen Bonding Interaction”
Macromolecules, Vol. 43, 1101-1107 (2010)
Jiro Suzuki, Atsushi Takano, Tetsuo Deguchi, and Yushu Matsushita
“Dimension of Ring Polymers in Bulk Studied by Monte-Carlo Simulation and Self-Consistent Theory”
J. Chem. Phys., Vol. 131, 144902-144902 (2009)
Katarzyna Dobrosielska, Sou Wakao, Jiro Suzuki, Kazutaka Noda, Atsushi Takano, and Yushu Matsushita
“Effect of Homopolymer Molecular Weight on Nanophase-Separated Structures of AB Block Copolymer/ C Homopolymer Blends with Hydrogen Bonding Interactions”
Macromolecules, Vol. 42, 7098-7102 (2009)

D. Kawaguchi / Original Papers(2009)

Daisuke Kawaguchi, Hiroyuki Nomura, Siti Sarah Abdul Rahman, Minako Nakayama, and Yushu Matsushita
“Spontaneous Appearance of Microdomains of Two Components at Poly(4-tert-butylstyrene-block-4-tert-butoxystyrene) Film Surfaces”
Macromolecules, Vol. 42, 8992-8997 (2009)
Siti Sarah Abdul Rahman, Daisuke Kawaguchi, Daisaku Ito, Atsushi Takano, and Yushu Matsushita
“Phase Behavior of Poly(4-tert-butylstyrene-stat-4-tert- butoxystyrene)/polyisoprene Blends with Competitive Interactions”
J. Polym. Sci. Part B, Vol. 47, 2272-2280 (2009)

H. Watanabe / Review article(2009)

Hiroshi Watanabe
“Slow Dynamics in Homopolymer Liquids”
Polym. J., Vol. 41, 929-950 (2009)

H. Watanabe / International Conference(2009)

Oral / Contributed
Hiroshi Watanabe
“Dynamics of Polyisoprene-poly(p-tert-butyl styrene) Diblock Copolymer in Disordered State”
The 81st Annual Meeting of Society of Rheology, USA (Oct. 18-22, 2009), Madison, USA
Oral / Contributed
Hiroshi Watanabe
“A Theoretical Analysis of Rheo-dielectric Response of Type-A Polymer Chains under Steady Shear and LAOS”
The 81st Annual Meeting of Society of Rheology, USA (Oct. 18-22, 2009), Madison, USA
Oral / Invited
Hiroshi Watanabe
“Component Dynamics in Miscible Blend”
20th Anniversary Symposium of the Korean Society of Rheology (Aug. 19-22, 2009), Seoul, Korea
Oral / Contributed
Hiroshi Watanabe
“Nonlinear Mechanical Behavior of Scarcely Crosslinked Poly (dimethyl siloxane) Gel: Effect of Strand Length Polydispersity”
5th Annual European Rheology Conference (Apr. 15-17, 2009), Cardiff, UK

T. Inoue / Original Papers(2008)

Tadashi Inoue, Ryo Nakatsuji, Hiroshi Watanabe, and Yoshinobu Tsujii
“Effect of Surface Treatments on Viscoelastic Measurements of Thread-like Micellar Solutions”
J. Soc. Rheol. Japan , Vol. 36, 187-190 (2008)

T. Koga / Original Papers(2009)

Tsuyoshi Koga, Fumihiko Tanaka, and Isamu Kaneda
“Stress Growth in Transient Polymer Networks under Startup Shear Flow”
Progress in Colloid and Polymer Science, Vol. 136, 39-45 (2009)
Tsuyoshi Koga, Fumihiko Tanaka, Isamu Kaneda, and Françoise M. Winnik
“Stress Buildup under Start-Up Shear Flows in Self-Assembled Transient Networks of Telechelic Associating Polymers”
Langmuir, Vol. 25, 8626-8638 (2009)

A. Noro / Original Papers(2009)

Atsushi Noro, Hajime Yamagishi, and Yushu Matsushita
“Thermoreversible Morphology Transition from Block-Type Supramacromolecules via Hydrogen Bonding in an Ionic Liquid”
Macromolecules, Vol. 42, 6335-6338 (2009)
Atsushi Noro, Yushu Matsushita, and Timothy P. Lodge
“Gelation Mechanism of Thermoreversible Supramacromolecular Ion Gels via Hydrogen Bonding”
Macromolecules, Vol. 42, 5802-5810 (2009)

I. Kaneda / Original Papers(2009)

Isamu Kaneda and Yuji Onodera
“Consistency Change of Succinoglycan Aqueous Sodium Chloride Solution during Cooling Process”
Nihon Reoroji Gakkaishi, Vol. 37 (3), 167-172 (2009)

M. Shibayama / Original Papers(2008)

Takuro Matsunaga, Takamasa Sakai, Yuki Akagi, Ung-il Chung, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Structure Characterization of Tetra-PEG Gel by Small-Angle Neutron Scattering”
Macromolecules, Vol. 42, 1344-1351 (2009)
Norihiro Inomoto, Noboru Osaka, Takuya Suzuki, Urara Hasegawa, Yayoi Ozawa, Hitoshi Endo, Kazunari Akiyoshi, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Interaction of Nanogel with Cyclodextrin or Protein: Study by Dynamic Light Scattering and Small-angle Neutron Scattering”
Polymer, Vol. 50, 541-546 (2009)
Shyamal Kumar Kundu, Noboru Osaka, Takuro Matsunaga, Masaru Yoshida, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Structural Characterization of Ionic Gelator Studied by Dynamic Light Scattering and Small Angle Neutron Scattering”
J. Phys. Chem. B, Vol. 112, 16469-16477 (2008)
Takuya Suzuki, Takeshi Karino, Fumiyoshi Ikkai, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“pH Dependence of Macroscopic Swelling and Microscopic Structures for Therm/pH Sensitive Gels Having Different Charge Distribution”
Macromolecules, Vol. 41, 9882-9889 (2008)
Shyamal Kumar Kundu, Takuro Matsunaga, Masaru Yoshida, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Rheological Study on Rapid Recovery of Hydrogel Based on Oligomeric Electrolyte”
J. Phys. Chem. B, Vol. 112, 11537-11541 (2008)
Koichi Mayumi, Noboru Osaka, Hitoshi Endo, Hideaki Yokoyama, Yasuhiro Sakai, Mitsuhiro Shibayama, and Kohzo Ito
“Concentration-Induced Conformational Change in Linear Polymer
Threaded into Cyclic Molecules”
Macromolecules, Vol. 41, 6480-6485 (2008)
Hitoshi Endo, Sho Miyazaki, Kazutoshi Haraguchi, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Structure of Nanocomposite Hydrogel Investigated by Means of Contrast Variation Small Angle Neutron Scattering”
Macromolecules, Vol. 41, 5406-5411 (2008)
Takamasa Sakai, Takuro Matsunaga, Yuji Yamamoto, Chika Ito, Ryo Yoshida, Shigeki Suzuki, Nobuo Sasaki, Mitsuhiro Shibayama, and Ung-il Chung
“Design and Fabrication of a High-Strength Hydrogel with Ideally Homogeneous Network Structure from Tetrahedron-like Macromonomers”
Macromolecules, Vol. 41, 5379-5384 (2008)
Noboru Osaka, Shin-ichi Tanaka, Takuya Suzuki, Hitoshi Endo, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Comparison of Heat- and Pressure-Induced Gelation of β-Lactoglobulin Aqueous Solutions Studied by Small-angle Neutron and Dynamic Light Scattering”
Polymer, Vol. 49, 2957-2963 (2008)
Lucile Abad, Satoshi Okabe, Mitsuhiro Shibayama, Hisaaki Kudo, Seiichi Saiki, Charito Aranilla, Lorna Relleve, and Alumanda de la Rosa
“Comparative Studies on the Conformational Change and Aggregation Behavior of Irradiated Carrageenans and Agar by Dynamic Light Scattering”
Int. J. Biol. Macromol., Vol. 42, 55-61 (2008)
Takuya Suzuki, Hitoshi Endo, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Analysis of Surface Structure and Hydrogen/deuterium Exchange of Colloidal Silica Suspension by Contrast-variation Small-angle Neutron Scattering”
Langmuir, Vol. 24, 4537-4543 (2008)

F. Tanaka / Original Papers(2008)

Fumihiko Tanaka, Tsuyoshi Koga, Hiroyuki Kojima, and Françoise M. Winnik
“Temperature- and Tension-Induced Coil-Globule Transition of Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) Chains in Water and Mixed Solvent of Water/Methanol”
Macromolecules, Vol. 42, 1321-1330 (2009)
Fumihiko Tanaka, Tsuyoshi Koga, and Françoise M Winnik
“Temperature-Responsive Polymers in Mixed Solvents: Competitive Hydrogen Bonds Cause Cononsolvency”
Physical Review Letters, Vol. 101, 028302-1 – 028302-4 (2008)

M. Shibayama / Books(2008)

Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Soft Matter Characterization “Small-angle Neutron Scattering on Gels”, (783-832)”
Springer-Verlag,P. Pecora and R. Borsali,2008/09

A. Takano / Original Papers(2008)

Atsushi Takano, Yutaka Ohta, Yuuki Kushida, Keisuke Masuoka, and Yushu Matsushita
“The Second Virial Coefficients of Highly-purified Ring Polystyrenes in Cyclohexane”
Polymer, Vol. 50, 1300-1303 (2009)
Yutaka Ohta, Yuuki Kushida, Yushu Matsushita, and Atsushi Takano
“SEC-MALS Characterization of Cyclization Reaction Products: Formation of Knotted Ring Polymer”
Polymer, Vol. 50, 1297-1299 (2009)
Yutaka Ohta, Yuuki Kushida, Daisuke Kawaguchi, Yushu Matsushita, and Atsushi Takano
“Preparation, Characterization, and Nanophase-Separated Structure of Catenated Polystyrene-Polyisoprene”
Macromolecules, Vol. 41, 3957-3961 (2008)

Y. Matsushita / International Conference(2008)

Oral / Invited
Yushu Matsushita
“Two-Dimensional Periodic and Quasi-Periodic Patterns in ABC Star-Shaped Macromolecules”
Nagoya University- University of Michigan Joint Symposium on 2008 Japan-USA Seminar on Polymer Synthesis ( Dec. 13-17, 2008), Awaji, Japan
Oral / Invited
Yushu Matsushita
“New Self-Assembled Structures from Highly Complex Polymeric Systems”
Institute of Materials Structure Science Symposium ’08, Advance in Structural Materials Science Using Synchrotron light, neutron and Muon ( Oct. 16-17, 2008), Tsukuba, Japan
Oral / Invited
Yushu Matsushita
“Complexity in Three-Component Polymers – Linear Molecules vs Stars”
Polymer Physics 2008 (Jun. 8-12, 2008), Xiamen, China
Oral / Invited
Yushu Matsushita
“Two-Dimensional Patterns from ABC Star-Shaped Terpolymers -Archimedean Tilings and Quasicrystalline Structures”
The 101st National Meeting of the Korean Chemical Society, Macromolecular Chemistry (Apr. 17-18, 2008), Pohang, Korea
Oral / Invited
Yushu Matsushita
“New Self-Assembly Manners of Complex Block Polymers and Related Systems”
2008 CIMS Symposium on Soft Materials and Self-Assembly (Apr. 15, 2008), Pohang, Korea
Oral / Invited
Yushu Matsushita
“New Tiling Manner beyond Archimedean Tiling -Mesoscopic Quasicrystal from Complex Block Polymer Systems”
235th American Chemical Society National Meeting (Apr. 6-10, 2008), New Orleans, USA

Y. Matsushita / International Conference(2007)

Oral / Invited
Yushu Matsushita
“Highly Complex and Periodic/Aperiodic Structures from Terpolymers -Linear Molecules vs ABC Star”
Nagoya University- University of Michigan Joint Symposium on Supramacromolecular Material Science and Engineering in the 21st Century (Mar. 10-11, 2008), Nagoya, Japan
Oral / Invited
Yushu Matsushita
“Highly-Complex Self-Assembled Structures from Terpolymers -Linear Molecules vs Stars”
International symposium on Engineering Micro-/ Nano-Materials based on Self-Assembling and Self-Organization ISEM2008 ( Mar. 3-5, 2008), Tokyo, Japan

Y. Matsushita / Review article(2009)

Yushu Matsushita, Atsushi Takano, Kenichi Hayashida, Takeshi Asari, and Atsushi Noro
“Hierarchical Nanophase-separated Structures Created by Precisely-designed Polymers with Complexity”
Polymer, Vol. 50, 2191-2203 (2009)

T. Koga / Original Papers(2008)

Tsuyoshi Koga, Fumihiko Tanaka, Ryuhei Motokawa, Satoshi Koizumi, and Françoise M. Winnik
“Theoretical Modeling of Associated Structures in Aqueous Solutions of Hydrophobically Modified Telechelic PNIPAM Based on Neutron Scattering Study”
Macromolecules, Vol. 41, 9413-9422 (2008)

I. Kaneda / International Conference(2008)

Oral / Contributed
Isamu Kaneda
“Gelation Behavior of Succinoglycan”
9th International Hydrocolloids Conference (Jun. 15-19, 2008), Singapore, Singapore

H. Watanabe / International Conference(2008)

Oral / Invited
Hiroshi Watanabe
“Polymer Dynamics in Miscible Blends”
de Gennes Discussion Conference (Feb.1-5, 2009), Chamonix, France

H. Watanabe / Original Papers(2008)

Quan Chen, Yumi Matsumiya, Yuichi Masubuchi, Hiroshi Watanabe, and Tadashi Inoue
“Component Dynamics in Polyisoprene/(poly-tert-butyl styrene) Miscible Blends”
Macromolecules, Vol. 41 , 8694-8711 (2008)
Eri Mishima, Yumi Matsumiya, Shigeru Yamago, and Hiroshi Watanabe
“Kinetics of Living Anionic Polymerization of Polystyryl Lithium in Cyclohexane”
Polym. J., Vol. 40, 749-762 (2008)
Hiroshi Watanabe, Yumi Matsumiya, Evelyne van Ruymbeke, Dimitris Vlassopoulos, and Nikos Hadjichristidis
“Viscoelastic and Dielectric Relaxation of a Cayley-tree Type Polyisoprene: Test of Molecular Picture of Tube Dilation”
Macromolecules, Vol. 41, 6110-6124 (2008)
H. Takahashi, Y. Ishimuro, and H. Watanabe
“Nonlinear Mechanical Behavior of Scarcely Crosslinked Poly (dimethyl siloxane) Gel: Effect of Strand Length Polydispersity”
J. Soc. Rheol. Japan, Vol. 40, 465-474 (2008)
M. K. Endoh, M. Takenaka, T. Inoue, H. Watanabe, and T. Hashimoto
“Shear Small-angle Light Scattering Studeies of Shear Induced Concentration Fluctuations and Steady State Viscoelastic Properties”
J. Chem. Phys., Vol. 128, 164911-1 – 164911-12 (2008)

H. Watanabe / Review article(2008)

Hiroshi Watanabe
“Dynamic Tube Dilation in Branched Polymers”
Prog. Theor. Phys. Suppl., Vol. 175, 17-26 (2008)

A. Noro / Original Papers(2008)

Atsushi Noro, Akinori Tamura, Sou Wakao, Atsushi Takano, and Yushu Matsushita
“Stoichiometric Effects on Nanostructures of Block- and Graft-Type Supramacromolecules via Acid-Base Complexation”
Macromolecules, Vol. 41, 9277-9283 (2008)

Y. Matsushita / Original Papers(2008)

Kenichi Hayashida, Atsushi Takano, Tomonari Dotera, and Yushu Matsushita
“Giant Zinc-Blende Structures Formed by ABC Star-Shaped Terpolymers”
Macromolecules, Vol. 41, 6269-6271 (2008)
Atsushi Noro, Akinori Tamura, Sou Wakao, Atsushi Takano, and Yushu Matsushita
“Stoichiometric Effects on Nanostructures of Block- and Graft-Type Supramacromolecules via Acid-Base Complexation”
Macromolecules, Vol. 41, 9277-9283 (2008)
Katarzyna Dobrosielska, Sou Wakao, Atsushi Takano, and Yushu Matsushita
“Nanophase-Separated Structures of AB block Copolymer/C Homopolymer Blends with Complimentary Hydrogen Bonding Interaction”
Macromolecules, Vol. 41, 7695-7698 (2008)
Atsushi Noro, Yushu Matsushita, and Tim Lodge
“Thermoreversible Supramacromolecular Ion Gels via Hydrogen Bonding”
Macromolecules, Vol. 41, 5839-5844 (2008)
Jiro Suzuki, Atsushi Takano, and Yushu Matsushita

“Topological Effect in Ring Polymers Investigated with Monte Carlo Simulation”
J. Chem. Phys., Vol. 129, 034903-034903 (2008)

Y. Matsushita / Review article(2008)

Yushu Matsushita
“Precise Molecular Design of Complex Polymers and Morphological Control of Their Hierarchical Multiphase Structures”
Polymer J., Vol. 40, 177-183 (2008)

M. Shibayama / International Conference(2008)

Oral / Invited
Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Precision Structural Analyses of High-Performance Polymer Gels”
Macro 2008 (Jun. 29- Jul. 4, 2008), Taipei, Taiwan ROC
Oral / Invited
Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Pressure- and Temperature-induced Gelation of beta-Lactglobulin in Aqueous Solutions”
Polymer Networks Group Conference (Jun. 22-26, 2008), Larnaca, Cyprus
Oral / Invited
Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Structure and Dynamics of High Performance Polymer Gels”
Annual Meeting of SPSJ (May 28-30,2008), Yokohama, Japan

K. Nishida / Original Papers(2008)

Koji Nishida, Hiroki Ogawa, Go Matsuba, Takashi Konishi, and Toshiji Kanaya
“A High-Resolution Small-Angle Light Scattering Instrument for Soft Matter Studies”
J. Appl. Cryst., Vol.41, 723-728 (2008)

D. Kawaguchi / Original Papers(2007)

Daisuke Kawaguchi, Masayuki Ohya, Naoya Torikai, Atsushi Takano, and Yushu Matsushita
“Temperature Dependence of Surface Segregation in Miscible Polymer Blend of Poly(4-trimethylsilylstyrene)/Polyisoprene”
Polym. J., Vol. 39, 1274-1280 (2007)

D. Kawaguchi / International Conference(2007)

Poster / Contributed
D. Kawaguchi*, L. Zhang, Y. Ouchi, M. Ohya, N. Torikai, A. Takano, and Y. Matsushita
“Unusual Surface Free Energy Depression and Chain Orientation at Surface of Miscible Polymer Blend”
The 10th Pacific Polymer Conference (Dec. 4-7, 2007), Kobe, Japan
Poster / Contributed
D. Kawaguchi*, A. Takano, K. Tanaka, T. Nagamura, N. Torikai, and Y. Matsushita
“Molecular Weight Dependence of Interdiffusion Behavior of Cyclic Polystyrenes”
The 10th Pacific Polymer Conference (Dec. 4-7, 2007), Kobe, Japan
Oral / Invited
D. Kawaguchi*, A. Takano, K. Tanaka, T. Nagamura, N. Torikai, and Y. Matsushita
“Molecular Characterization and Interdiffusion of Ring-shaped Polystyrenes and Their Derivatives”
AES-ATEMA 2007 (Aug. 6-10, 2007), Montreal, Canada

K. Nishida / Original Papers(2007)

Nobuaki Takahashi, Toshiji Kanaya, Koji Nishida, and Keisuke Kaji
“Gelation-Induced Phase Separation of Poly(vinyl alcohol) in Mixed Solvents of Dimethyl Sulfoxide and Water”
Macromolecules, Vol. 40, 8750-8755 (2007)
Toshiji Kanaya, Go Matsuba, Yoshiko Ogino, Koji Nishida, Hirohiko M. Shimizu, Takenao Shinohara, Takayuki Oku, Junichi Suzuki, and Toshiya Otomo
“Hierarchic Structure of Shish-Kebab by Neutron Scattering in a Wide Q Range”
Macromolecules, Vol. 40, 3650-3654 (2007)
Tsuyoshi Tsubouchi, Koji Nishida, and Toshiji Kanaya
“Lower Critical Solution Temperature Type of Phase Separation in Aqueous Mixture of Polyelectrolytes”
Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, Vol. 56, 265-269 (2007)

K. Nishida / Original Papers(2006)

Toshiji Kanaya, Yoshiyuki Takayama, Yoshiko Ogino, Go Matsuba, and Koji Nishida
“Precursor of Primary Nucleation in Isotactic Polystyrene Induced by Shear Flow”
Lect. Notes Phys. , Vol. 714, 87-96 (2007)
Nobuaki Takahashi, Toshiji Kanaya, Koji Nishida, Yoshiaki Takahashi, and Masatoshi Arai
“Rheo-SANS Study on Gelation of Poly(vinyl alcohol)”
Physica B, Vol. 385-386, 810-813 (2006)
Yoshiko Ogino, Hajime Fukushima, Nobuaki Takahashi, Go Matsuba, Koji Nishida, and Toshiji Kanaya
“Crystallization of Isotactic Polypropylene under Shear Flow Observed in a Wide Spatial Scale”
Macromolecules, Vol. 39, 7617-7625 (2006)

K. Nishida / Review article(2007)

Toshiji Kanaya, Go Matsuba, Yoshiko Ogino, Nobuaki Takahashi, and Koji Nishida
“Quantum Beam Studies on Polymer Crystallization under Flow”
Polymer Journal, Vol. 39, 1085-1097 (2007)

F. Tanaka / International Conference(2007)

Oral / Invited
Fumihiko Tanaka
“Phase Transitions and Rheology of Telechelic Associating Polymer Solutions”
Summer School on Polymeric and Self-Assembled Gels (Aug. 6-10, 2007), Santa Barbara, USA
Oral / Invited
Fumihiko Tanaka
“Theory of Molecular Association and Thermoreversible Gelation”
Summer School on Polymeric and Self-Assembled Gels (Aug. 6-10, 2007), Santa Barbara, USA

H. Watanabe / Original Papers(2007)

Hideaki Takahashi, Yoshitaka Ishimuro and Hiroshi Watanabe
“Viscoelastic Behavior of Scarcely Crosslinked Poly(dimethyl siloxane) Gels: 2. Effects of Sol Component and Network Strand Length”
J. Soc. Rheol. Japan, Vol. 35, 191-198 (2007)
Bruno Demé and Hiroshi Watanabe
“Dielectric Behavior of an Aqueous System of Multi-wall Vesicles Formed with 1,2 dioleoyl-sn-glycero-3[phospho-L-serine] sodium salt”
J. Soc. Rheol. Japan, Vol. 35, 207-211 (2007)
Hiroshi Watanabe, Yumi Matsumiya, Toshiaki Sawada, and Tatsuya Iwamoto
“Rheological and Dielectric Behavior of Dipole-Inverted (SIS)p-type Multiblock Copolymers: Estimates of Bridge/Loop Fractions for Respective I Blocks and Effect of Loops on High Extensibility of Bridges”
Macromolecules, Vol. 40, 6885-6897 (2007)
Yumi Matsumiya, Tadashi Inoue, Hiroshi Watanabe, Shinichi Kihara, and Masahiro Ohshima
“Dielectric Behavior of cis-polyisoprene in Carbon Dioxide under High Pressure”
J. Soc. Rheol. Japan, Vol. 35, 155-161 (2007)
Hiroshi Watanabe, Yumi Matsumiya, Jun Takada, Hiroshi Sasaki, Yoshiaki Matsushima, Akira Kuriyama, Tadashi Inoue, Kyung Hyun Ahn, Wei Yu, and Ramanan Krishnamoorti
“Viscoelastic and Dielectric Behavior of a Polyisoprene/Poly(4-tert-butyl styrene) Miscible Blend”
Macromolecules, Vol. 40, 5389-5399 (2007)
Yumi Matsumiya, Manabu Matsumoto, Hiroshi Watanabe, Toshiji Kanaya, and Yoshiaki Takahashi
“Nonlinear Rheology and Structural Changes of (BS)n Multiblock Copolymers Under Shear Flow”
Macromolecules, Vol. 40, 3724-3732 (2007)
Toshiaki Sawada, Xiuying Qiao, and Hiroshi Watanabe
“Viscoelastic Relaxation of Linear Polyisoprenes: Examination of Constraint Release Mechanism”
Journal of the Society of Rheology, Japan, Vol. 35, 11-20 (2007)

H. Watanabe / International Conference(2007)

Oral / Invited
H. Watanabe
“Rheology and Dynamics of Entangled Polymer Chains: Self-Consistent Coarse-Graning of Length and Time Scales”
The 10th Pacific Polymer Conference (PPC 10) (Dec. 4-7, 2007), Kobe, Japan
Oral / Invited
H. Watanabe
“Viscoelastic and Dielectric Behavior of Polyisoprene/Poly(4-tert-butyl styrene) Miscible Blends”
Asian Workshop on Polymer Processing in Korea 2007 (Oct. 21-24, 2007), Daejeon, Korea
Oral / Contributed
H. Watanabe
“Constraint Release Relaxation in Entangled Polyisoprene Systems”
The Society of Rheology 79th Annual Meeting (Oct. 7-11, 2007), Salt Lake City, USA
Oral / Contributed
H. Watanabe
“Viscoelastic and Dielectric Behavior of a Miscible Polyisoprene/Poly(4-t-butyl styrene) Blend”
The Society of Rheology 79th Annual Meeting (Oct. 7-11, 2007), Salt Lake City, USA
Oral / Contributed
H. Watanabe
“Viscoelastic and Dielectric Behavior of a Polyisoprene/Poly (4-tert-butyl styrene) Miscible Blend”
PPS-2007 A/A Regional Meeting (Jul. 12-14, 2007), Shanghai, China
Oral / Invited
H. Watanabe
“Constraint Release in Star/Star Blends and Dynamic Tube Dilation in Monodisperse Star Systems”
Rheology of Complex fluid: Courses and Workshop 2007 (Jul. 8-10, 2007), Shanghai, China
Oral / Contributed
H. Watanabe
“Constraint Release Relaxation in Polyisoprene Systems”
4th Annual European Rheology Conference (Apr. 12-14, 2007), Napoli, Italy
Oral / Contributed
H. Watanabe
“Kinetics of Anionic Polymerization of Polybutadienyl Lithium in Benzene: An Osmotic Effect on Propagation Process”
American Physical Society March Meeting 2007 (Mar. 5-9, 2007), Denver, USA

A. Takano / Original Papers(2007)

Atsushi Takano, Wataru Kawashima, Shogo Wada, Seiichi Kawahara, Yoshinobu Isono, Masaki Makihara, Nobuo Tanaka, and Yushu Matsushita
“Composition Dependence of Nanophase-Separated Structures Formed by Star-Shaped Terpolymers of the A1.0B1.0CX Type”
J. Polym. Sci. Part B, Polym. Phys., Vol. 45, 2277-2283 (2007)

T. Indei / Original Papers(2007)

Tsutomu Indei
“Effect of Nonlinearity Strength in Chain Tension on Shear-Thickening of Associating Polymer Networks”
J. Soc. Rheol. Japan, Vol. 35, 147-153 (2007)

F. Tanaka / Original Papers(2007)

Xing-Ping Qiu, Fumihiko Tanaka, and Francoise M. Winnik
“Temperature-Induced Phase Transition of Well-Defined Cyclic Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide)s in Aqueous Solutions”
Macromolecules, Vol. 40, 7069-7071 (2007)
Masatoshi Toda and Fumihiko Tanaka
“Mechanically-Induced Helicity in Chiral Stimuli-Responsive Gels”
Macromolecules, Vol. 40, 4703-4709 (2007)

M. Shibayama / Original Papers(2007)

Takuro Matsunaga and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Gel Point Determination of Gelatin Hydrogels by Dynamic Light Scattering and Rheological Measurements”
Phys. Rev. E, Rapid. Commun., Vol. 76, 030401-1 – 030401-4 (2007)
Mitsuhiro Shibayama, Syo Miyazaki, Hitoshi Endo, Takeshi Karino, and Kazutoshi Haraguchi
“Deformation Studies on Polymer-Clay Nanocomposite Gels”
Macromol. Sympo., Vol. 256, 131-136 (2007)
Noboru Osaka, Syo Miyazaki, Satoshi Okabe, Hitoshi Endo, Aya Sasai, Ken-ich Seno, Sadahito Aoshima, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Pressure-Induced Reentrant Micellization of Amphiphilic Block Copolymers in Dilute Aqueous Solutions”
J. Chem. Phys., Vol. 127, 094905-1 – 094905-5 (2007)
Mitsuhiro Shibayama, Hiromitsu Kawada, Takushi Kume, Tomoyuki Sano, Takuro Matsunaga, Noboru Osaka, Sho Miyazaki, Satoshi Okabe, and Hitoshi Endo
In Situ Small-angle Neutron Scattering and Rheological Measurements of Shear-induced Gelation”
J. Chem. Phys., Vol. 127, 144507-1 – 144507-7 (2007)
Sho Miyazaki, Hitoshi Endo, Takeshi Karino, Kazutoshi Haraguchi, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Gelation Mechanism of Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide)-Clay Nanocomposite Gels”
Macromolecules, Vol. 40, 4287-4295 (2007)
Shuichi Kimata, Takahsi Sakurai, Yoshinobu Nozue, Tatsuya Kasahara, Noboru Yamaguchi, Takeshi Karino, Mitsuhiro Shibayama, and Julia A. Kornfield
“Molecular Basis of the Shish-Kebab Morphology in Polymer Crystallization”
Science, Vol.316, 1014-1017 (2007)
Takeshi Ueki, Takeshi Karino, Yosuke Kobayashi, Mitsuhiro Shibayama, and Masayoshi Watanabe
“Difference in Lower Critical Solution Temperature Behavior Between Random Copolymers and a Homopolymer Having Solvatophilic and Solvatophobic Structures in an Ionic Liquid”
J. Phys. Chem. B, Vol.111, 4750-4754 (2007)
Fumiyoshi Ikkai and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Gel-Size Dependence of Temperature-Induced Microphase Separation in Weakly-Charged Polymer Gels”
Polymer, Vol.48, 2387-2394 (2007)
Takuya Suzuki, Fumiyoshi Ikkai, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Structures and Dynamics of N-isopropylacrylamide/Acrylic Acid Copolymer Gels Prepared by Cross-linker-Free UV-Induced Polymerization”
Macromolecules, Vol.40, 2509-2514 (2007)

M. Shibayama / International Conference(2007)

Oral / Invited
Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Rheo-SANS and DLS Studies on Shake Gels”
1st International Conference on Soft Matter (Oct. 1-4, 2007), Aachen, Germany
Oral / Contributed
Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Sol-Gel Transition of Gelatin Hydrogels: Dynamic Light Scattering and Rheological Studies”
GelSympo2007 (Aug. 6-8, 2007), Tokyo, Japan
Oral / Plenary
Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Small-angle Neutron Scattering and Dynamic Light Scattering Studies on High-Performance Polymer-Nanocomposite Hydrogels”
2007 Prague Meetings on Macromolecules 46th Microsymposium on Nanosrucutred Polymers and Polymer Nanocomposites (Jul. 8-12, 2007), Prague, Czech Republic

H. Watanabe / Original Papers(2006)

Yohei Oishi, Yumi Matsumiya, and Hiroshi Watanabe
“Kinetics of Anionic Polymerization of Polubutadienyl Lithium in Benzene: An Osmotic Effect on the Propagation”
Polymer J., Vol. 39, 304-317 (2007)
Yumi Matsumiya, Tadashi Inoue, Yohei Oishi, and Hiroshi Watanabe
“Orientational Anisotropy of Bead-Spring Star Chains During Creep Process”
J. Polym. Sci. Phys. B. Polym. Phys., Vol. 44, 3501-3517 (2006)
Megan L. Ruegg, Amish J. Patel, Suresh Narayanan, Alec R. Sandy, Simon G. J. Mochrie, Hiroshi Watanabe, and Nitash P. Balsara
“Condensed Exponential Correlation Functions in Multicomponent Polymer Blends Measured by X-ray Photon Correlation Spectroscopy”
Macromolecules, Vol. 39, 8822-8831 (2006)
Xiuying Qiao, Toshiaki Sawada, Yumi Matsumiya, and Hiroshi Watanabe
“Constraint Release in Moderately Entangled Monodisperse Star Polyisoprene Systems”
Macromolecules, Vol. 39, 7333-7341 (2006)
Hideaki Takahashi, Yoshitaka Ishimuro, and Hiroshi Watanabe
“Viscoelastic Behavior of Scarcely Cross-linked Polydimethylsiloxane Gel”
J. Soc. Rheol. Japan, Vol. 34, 135-145 (2006)
Hiroshi Watanabe, Tadashi Inoue, and Yumi Matsumiya
“Transient Conformational Change of Bead-Spring Ring Chain During Creep Process”
Macromolecules, Vol. 39, 5419-5426 (2006)
Amish J. Patel, Suresh Narayanan, Alec Sandy, Simon G. J. Mochrie, Bruce A. Garetz, Hiroshi Watanabe, and Nitash P. Balsara
“Relationship between Structural and Stress Relaxation in a Block-Copolymer Melt”
Phys. Rev. Lett., Vol. 96, 257801-1 – 257801-4 (2006)
Hiroshi Watanabe, Toshiaki Sawada, and Yumi Matsumiya
“Constraint Release in Star/Star Blends and Partial Tube Dilation in Monodisprese Star Systems”
Macromolecules, Vol. 39, 2553-2561 (2006)

M. Shibayama / Original Papers(2006)

Fumiyoshi Ikkai, Takuya Suzuki, Takeshi Karino, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Microstructure of N-Isopropylacrylamide-Acrylic Acid Copolymer Gels Having Different Spatial Configurations of Weakly Charged Groups”
Macromolecules, Vol.40, 1140-1146 (2007)
Takashi Karino, Yuko Ikeda, Yoritaka Yasuda, Shinzo Kohjiya, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Nonuniformity in Natural Rubber as revealed by SANS, SAXS, and AFM”
Biomacromolecules, Vol. 8, 693-699 (2007)
Yoshinobu Nozue, Takashi Sakurai, Hidetake Hozumi, Tatsuya Kasahara, Noboru Yamaguchi, Mitsuhiro Shibayama, and Yushu Matsushita
“Investigation of Miscibility between iPP and propylene-butene random copolymer by Small-Angle Neutron Scattering”
Macromolecules, Vol.40, 273-277 (2007)
Takeshi Karino, Yasushi Okumura, Changming Zhao, Masatoshi Kidowaki, Toshiyuki Kataoka, Kohzo Ito, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Sol-gel Transition of Hydrophobically Modified Polyrotaxane”
Macromolecules, Vol. 39, 9435-9440 (2006)
Takeshi Karino, Mitsuhiro Shibayama, Yasushi Okumra, and Kohzo Ito
“SANS Study on Pulley Effect of Slide-ring Gel”
Physica B, Vol. 385-386, 807-809 (2006)
Satoshi Okabe, Chieko Fuse, Shinji Sugihara, Sadahito Aoshima, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Structural Transition in Block and Gradient Copolymer Aqueous Solutions”
Physica B, Vol. 385-386, 756-758 (2006)
Noboru Osaka, Satoshi Okabe, Takeshi Karino, Yumi Hirabaru, Sadahito Aoshima, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“SANS Study of Hydrophobic Effects on Pressure-induced Micro- and Macrophase Separations of Block Copolymers”
Physica B, Vol. 385-386, 749-751 (2006)
Takashi Karino, Mitsuhiro Shibayama, Yasushi Okumra, and Kohzo Ito
“Slide-ring Gel: Topological Gel with Freely Movable Cross-links”
Physica B, Vol. 385-386, 692-696 (2006)
Sho Miyazaki, Takeshi Karino, Hitoshi Endo, Kazutoshi Haraguchi, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Clay Concentration Dependence of Microstructure in Deformed Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide)-clay Nanocomposite Gels”
Macromolecules, Vol. 39, 8112-8120 (2006)
Satoshi Okabe, Ken-ichi Seno, Shokoku Kanaoka, Sadahito Aoshima, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Small-angle Neutron Scattering Study on Block and Gradient Copolymer Aqueous Solutions”
Polymer, Vol. 47, 7572-7579 (2006)
Mitsuhiro Shibayama, Takeshi Karino, and Satoshi Okabe
“Distribution Analyses of Multi-modal Dynamic Light Scattering Data”
Polymer, Vol .47, 6446-6456 (2006)
Noboru Osaka, Satoshi Okabe, Takeshi Karino, Yumi Hirabaru, Sadahito Aoshima, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Micro- and Macro- Phase Separations of Hydrophobically Solvated Block Copolymer Aqueous Solutions Induced by Pressure and Temperature”
Macromolecules, Vol.39, 5875-5884 (2006)
Lucille Abad, Satoshi Okabe, Satoshi Koizumi, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Small-angle Neutron Scattering Study on Irradiated Kappa Carrageenan”
Physica B, Vol. 381, 103-108 (2006)
Satoshi Okabe, Ken-ichi Seno, Shokoku Kanaoka, Sadahito Aoshima, and Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Micellization Study on Block and Gradient Copolymer Aqueous Solutions by DLS and SANS”
Macromolecules, Vol. 39, 1592-1597 (2006)

T. Inoue / Original Papers(2006)

Tadashi Inoue, Kenji Matsuno, Hiroshi Watanabe, Yo Nakamura
“Rheooptical Study on Poly(styrene macromonomer) ”
Macromolecules, Vol. 39, 7601-7606 (2006)
Tadashi Inoue
“On the Relationship between Viscoelastic Segments and Kuhn Segments; Strain-induced Chain Orientation in Fast Deformation”
Macromolecules, Vol. 39, 4615-4618 (2006)

T. Inoue / International Conference(2007)

Oral / Contributed
Tadashi Inoue
“On the Siginificance of Viscoelastic Segments”
4th Annual European Rheology Conference (Apr. 12-14, 2007), Napoli, Italy

T. Inoue / International Conference(2006)

Oral / Invited
Tadashi Inoue
“Molecular Rheology of Amorphous Polymers: Significance of Viscoelastic Segments”
OSAKA UNIVERSITY MACROMOLECULAR SYMPOSIUM ON Chemistry, Physics, and Biology in Macromolecular Science (Feb. 19-21, 2007), Suita, Japan

T. Koga / International Conference(2006)

Oral / Contributed
Tsuyoshi Koga* and Fumihiko Tanaka
“Shear Thickening and Flow Instabilities in Transient Polymer Networks”
Polymer Networks Group Conference (Sep. 3-7, 2006), Sheffield, United Kingdom

T. Indei / Original Papers(2006)

Tsutomu Indei
“Necessary Conditions for Shear Thickening in Associating Polymer Networks”
J. Non-Newtonian Fluid Mech., Vol. 141, 18-42 (2007)

M. Shibayama / International Conference(2006)

Oral / Invited
Mitsuhiro Shibayama*, Takeshi Karino, and Hitoshi Endo
“DEFORMATION MECHANISMS OF HIGH PERFORMANCE GELS Studied by Small-angle Neutron Scattering”
Jülich Soft Matter Days 2006 (Nov. 14-17, 2006), Bonn, Germany
Oral / Contributed
Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Deformation Studies on Polymer-Clay Nanocomposite Gels”
The 2006 Polymer Networks Group Conference (Sep. 3-7, 2006), Scheffield, UK
Oral / Invited
Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Microphase Separation of Gradient Copolymer Aqueous Solutions”
7th International Symposium of Polymer Physics (PP2006) (Jun. 1-5, 2006), Suzhou, China

F.Tanaka / Original Papers(2006)

Yukinori Okada, Fumihiko Tanaka, Piotr Kujawa, and Françoise M. Winnik
“A Unified Model of Association-Induced LCST Phase Separation and its Application to Solutions of Telechelic PEOs and of telechelic PNIPAMsin Water”
J. Chem. Phys., Vol. 125, 244902-1 – 244902-11 (2006)
Yukinori Okada and Fumihiko Tanaka
“Pressure-Conrolled Thermoreversible Gelation”
Macromolecules, Vol. 39, 8153-8162 (2006)
Toshio Nakao, Fumihiko Tanaka, and Shinzo Kohjiya
“New Cascade Theory of Branched Polymers and its Application to Size Exclusion Cheromatography”
Macromolecules, Vol. 39, 6643-6652 (2006)
Fumihiko Tanaka and Tsuyoshi Koga
“Nonaffine Transient Network Theory of Associating Polymer Solutions”
Macromolecules, Vol. 39, 5913-5920 (2006)
Fumihiko Tanaka
“Thermoreversible Gelation is a Bose-Einstein Condensation”
Phys. Rev. E, Vol. 73, 061405-1 – 061405-6 (2006)
Piotr Kujawa, Fumihiko Tanaka, and Françoise M. Winnik
“Temperature-Dependent Properties of Telechelic Hydrophobically Modified Poly(N-isopropylacrylamides) in Water: Evidence from Light Scattering and Fluorescence Spectroscopy for the Formation of Stable Mesoglobules at Elevated Temperatures”
Macromolecules, Vol. 39, 3048-3055 (2006)

F. Tanaka / Review article(2006)

F. Tanaka
“Theory of Molecular Association and Thermoreversible Gelation”
Molecular Gels—Self-Assembled Fibrillar Networks—, Vol. 1, 01-68 (2006)

M. Shibayama / Review article(2006)

Mitsuhiro Shibayama
“Universality and Specificity of Polymer Gels Viewed by Scattering Methods”
Bull. Chem. Soc. Jpn., Vol. 79, 1799-1819 (2006)

H. Watanabe / Review article(2006)

Hiroshi Watanabe and Tadashi Inoue
“Role of Chain Connectivity in Viscoelastic Properties of Polymeric Liquids: A Review”
Materials Science & Engineering A, Vol. 442, 361-366 (2006)
Hiroshi Watanabe
“Description of Entanglement Dynamics of Flexible Polymers: Self-Consistent Coarse-Graining in Length and Time Scales”
AIP Conference Proceedings (Flow Dynamics), AIP, New York, Vol. 832, 349-353 (2006)