Category : A03

M. Sano / Original Papers(2010)

Hong-Ren Jiang, Natsuhiko Yoshinaga, and Masaki Sano
“Active Motion of a Janus Particle by Self-Thermophoresis in a Defocused Laser Beam”
Phys. Rev. Lett., Vol. 105, 268302-1 – 268302-4 (2010)
H. Delanoë-Ayari, J. P. Rieu, and M. Sano
“4D Traction Force Microscopy Reveals Asymmetric Cortical Forces in Migrating Dictyostelium Cells”
Phys. Rev. Lett., Vol. 105, 248103-1 – 248103-4 (2010)
S. Toyabe, T. Sagawa, M. Ueda, E. Muneyuki, and M. Sano
“Experimental demonstration of information-to-energy conversion and validation of the generalized Jarzynski equality”
Nature Physics, Vol. 6, 988-992 (2010)
T. Hiraiwa, M. Y. Matsuo, T. Ohkuma, T. Ohta, and M. Sano
“Dynamics of a Deformable Self-propelled Domain”
Europhys. Lett., Vol. 91, 20001-1 – 20001-6 (2010)
Kazumasa A. Takeuchi and Masaki Sano
“Universal Fluctuations of Growing Interfaces: Evidence in Turbulent Liquid Crystals”
Phys. Rev. Lett., Vol. 104, 230601-1 – 230601-4 (2010)

M. Yoneya / Original Papers(2010)

Makoto Yoneya
“Toward Rational Design of Complex Nano-structured Liquid Crystals”
Chemical Record, Vol. 11, 66-76 (2011)
Makoto Yoneya, Yuka Tabe, and Hiroshi Yokoyama
“Molecular Dynamics Simulation of Condensed-Phase Chiral Molecular Propellers”
J. Phys. Chem. B, Vol. 114, 8320-8326 (2010)

M. Sano / International Conference(2010)

Oral / Invited
Masaki Sano
“Micromanipulation of Colloids and Biological Cells based on Nanoscale Hydrodynamic Effects”
7th International Conference on Flow Dynamics (ICFD2010) (Nov. 1-3, 2010), Sendai, Japan
Oral / Invited
Masaki Sano
“Cell Locomotion: Experiments and Modeling”
International Workshop”Emerging Topics in Nonlinear Science” (Sep. 12-18, 2010), Goldrain, Italy
Oral / Invited
Masaki Sano
“Tunable Thermophoresis of Colloids using Nonequilbrium Depeletion Effect”
APCTP Workshop on Chemi-Thermo-EM Phoresis in Complex Fluids (Aug. 25-28, 2010), Pohang, Korea
Oral / Invited
Masaki Sano
“Non-equilibrium Transport of Colloidal Soft Matter: from Anomalous Transport to Self-Propelled Dynamics”
International Symposium on Nonequilibrium Softmatter 2010 (Aug. 17-20, 2010), Nara, Japan
Oral / Contributed
Masaki Sano
“Nonequilibrium Depletion Force in a Temperature Gradient”
Statphys24, the XXIV International Conference on Statistical Physics of the International Union for Pure and Applied Physics (IUPAP) (Jul. 19-23, 2010), Cairns, Australia

J. Yamamoto / Original Papers(2010)

A. Nishizawa, Y. Takanishi, J. Yamamoto and A. Yoshizawa
“Competition between Micro-Segregation and Anti-Parallel Alignment of an Amphiphilic Rod-Like Liquid Crystal”
Liquid Crystal, in press (2011)
S. Schymura, S. Dolle, J. Yamamoto and J. P. Lagerwall
Filament Formation in Carbon Nanotube-doped Lyotropic Liquid Crystals”
Soft Matter, Vol. 7, 2663-2667 (2011)
N. Ishida, Y. Takanishi, J. Yamamoto and A. Yoshizawa
“Amphiphilic Liquid Crystal Exhibits the Smectic A to Smectic C Transition Accompanying no Layer Contraction”
Appl. Phys. Express, Vol. 4, 21701-1 – 21701-3 (2011)
A. Yoshizawa, A. Nishizawa, K. Takeuchi, Y. Takanishi, and J. Yamamoto
“Interlayer Interactions Induced by Amphiphilicities of a Rod-Like Molecule Produce Frustrated Structures in Conventional Calamitic Phases”
J. Phys. Chem., Vol. 114, 13304-13311 (2010)
S. Samitsu, Y. Takanishi and J. Yamamoto
“Molecular Manipulator Driven by Spatial Variation of Liquid Crystalline Order”
Nature Materials, Vol. 9, 816-820 (2010)

A. Toda / Original Papers(2010)

Hiroshi Kajioka, Kouji Yamada, Ken Taguchi, and Akihiko Toda
“Molecular Weight Dependence of Growth and Morphology of It-Poly(butene-1) Spherulites”
Polymer, Vol. 52, 2051-2058 (2011)
K. Yamada, H. Kajioka, K. Nozaki, and A. Toda
“Morphology and Growth of Single Crystals of Isotactic Polypropylene from the Melt”
J. Macromo. Sci. Part B, Vol. 50, 236-247 (2011)
Y. Ren, A. Ma, J. Li, X. Jiang, Y. Ma, A. Toda, and W. Hu
“Melting of Polymer Single Crystals Studied by Dynamic Monte Carlo Simulations”
Euro. Phys. J. E, Vol. 33, 189-202 (2010)
M. Maruyama, Y. Sakamoto, K. Nozaki, T. Yamamoto, H. Kajioka, A. Toda, and K. Yamada
“Kinetic Study of the II-I Phase Transition of Isotactic Polybutene-1″
Polymer, Vol. 51, 5532-5538 (2010)
Hiroshi Kajioka, Shigeru Yoshimoto, Ken Taguchi, and Akihiko Toda
“Morphology and Crystallization Kinetics of it-Polystyrene Spherulites”
Macromolecules, Vol. 43, 3837-3843 (2010)
Hiroshi Kajioka, Shigeru Yoshimoto, Ratan C. Gosh, Ken Taguchi, Shinpei Tanaka, and Akihiko Toda
“Microbeam X-ray diffraction of Non-Banded Polymer Spherulites of it-Polystyrene and it-Poly(butene-1)”
Polymer, Vol. 51, 1837-1844 (2010)

Y. Takanishi / Original Papers(2010)

Yoichi Takanishi, Isa Nishiyama, Jun Yamamoto, Youko Ohtsuka, and Atsuo Iida
“Remarkable Effect of a Lateral Substituent on the Molecular Ordering of Chiral Liquid Crystal Phases: A Novel Bromo-containing Dichiral Compound Showing SmC* Variants”
J. Mater. Chem., Vol. 21, 4465-4469 (2011)
Yoichi Takanishi, Youko Ohtsuka, Goro Suzaki, Suzushi Nishimura, and Hideo Takezoe
“Low Threshold Lasing from Dye-doped Cholestericliquid Crystal Multi-layered Structures”
Optics Express, Vol. 18, 12909-12914 (2010)

T. Ohta / International Conference(2010)

Oral / Invited
Takao Ohta
“Dynamics of Deformable Self-propelled Particles”
Gordon Conference on Oscillations & Dynamic Instabilities In Chemical Systems (Jul. 4-9, 2010), Lucca (Barga), Italy
Oral / Invited
Takao Ohta
“Dynamics of Gyroid Structure in Microphase Separation”
Self-Assembly of Block Copolymers: Theoretical Models and Mathematical Challenges (May 23-28, 2010), Banff, Canada

T. Ohta / Original Papers(2010)

Tetsuya Hiraiwa, Kyohei Shitara and Takao Ohta
“Dynamics of a Deformable Self-Propelled Particle in Three Dimensions”
Soft matter, Vol. 7, 3083-3086 (2011)
【概要】変形可能な自己推進粒子の3次元における運動の様子を計算機シミュレーションと理論解析で調べた
T. Hiraiwa, M. Y. Matsuo, T. Ohkuma, T. Ohta, and M. Sano
“Dynamics of a Deformable Self-propelled Domain”
Europhys. Lett., Vol. 91, 20001-1 – 20001-6 (2010)
Tatsuya Hiraiwa and Takao Ohta
“Linear Viscoelasticity of a Single Semiflexible Polymer Chain with Internal Friction”
J. Chem. Phys., Vol. 133, 44907-1 – 44907-6 (2010)
T. Ohkuma and T. Ohta
“Deformable Self-propelled Particles with a Global Coupling”
Chaos, Vol. 20, 23101-1 – 23101-13 (2010)

A. Toda / International Conference(2010)

Poster / Contributed
Hiroshi Kajioka*, Ken Taguchi, and Akihiko Toda
“Branching of Lamellar Crystals in Thin Polymer Films”
International Symposium on Non-Equilibrium Soft Matter 2010 (Aug. 17-20, 2010), Nara, Japan
Poster / Contributed
Akihiko Toda*, Ken Taguchi, and Hiroshi Kajioka
“Formation of Polymer Spherulites by a Gradient Field
International Symposium on Non-Equilibrium Soft Matter 2010 (Aug. 17-20, 2010), Nara, Japan
Poster / Contributed
Ratan C. Gosh*, Shinpei Tanaka, and Akihiko Toda
“Salt Effects on Eutectic Polyethylene Glycol-Water Phase Diagram”
21st IUPAC International Conference on Chemical Thermodynamics (Aug. 1-6, 2010), Tsukuba, Japan
Oral / Contributed
Ratan C. Gosh*, Shinpei Tanaka, and Akihiko Toda
“Application of a Deconvolution Method of DSC to Construct Aqueous Phase Diagram”
21st IUPAC International Conference on Chemical Thermodynamics (Aug. 1-6, 2010), Tsukuba, Japan

Y. Tabe / Original Papers(2010)

Yoko Ishii, Shin-ya Sugisawa, and Yuka Tabe
“Anomalous Deformation of Smectic Liquid Crystal Bubbles under DC Electric Field”
Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. in press
Kazuyoshi Seki, Ken Ueda, Yu-ichi Okumura, and Yuka Tabe
“Non-Equilibrium Dynamics of 2D Liquid Crystals Driven by Transmembrane Gas Flow”
J. Phys.: Condens. Matter, Vol. 22, in press
Go Watanabe, Jun-ichi Saito, Nobuyuki Kato, and Yuka Tabe
“Orientational Correlations in Two-dimensional Liquid Crystals Studied by Molecular Dynamics Simulation”
J. Chem. Phys., Vol. 134, 54513-1 – 54513-6 (2011)

Y. Tabe / International Conference(2010)

Oral / Invited
Yuka Tabe, Shin-ya Sugisawa, and Yoko Ishii
“Anomalous Deformation of Smectic Liquid Crystal Bubbles under DC Electric Field”
The 5th Italian-Japanese Workshop on Liquid Crystals (Jul. 6-9, 2010), Cetraro, Italy

S. Tanaka / Original Papers(2010)

Shinpei Tanaka
“Slow Molecular Dynamics Close to Crystal Surfaces during Crystallization of a Protein Lysozyme Studied by Fluorescence Correlation Spectroscopy”
J. Chem. Phys., Vol. 133, 95103-95103 (2010)

M. Yoneya / International Conference(2010)

Oral / Contributed
Makoto Yoneya*, Yuka Tabe, and Hiroshi Yokoyama
“Molecular Dynamics Simulation of Liquid-crystalline Molecular Rotors with Chiral Propellers”
23rd International Liquid Crystal Conference (Jul. 11-16, 2010), Krakow, Poland

T. Ohta / Interenational Conference(2009)

Oral / Invited
Takao Ohta
“Viscoelasticity of a Single Semiflexible Polymer Chain”
1st POSTECH International Workshop on Physics of Self-organization in Bio/Nano-Systems (Jan. 27-30, 2010), Pohang, Korea
Oral / Invited
Takao Ohta
“External Forcing and Feedback Control of Nonlinear Dissipative Waves”
International Workshop on Dissipative Solitons 2009 (Nov. 29- Dec. 3, 2009), Adelaide, Australia
Oral / Invited
Takao Ohta
“Dynamics of Deformable Self-propelled Particles”
14th Fall Seminar on Nonlinear Dynamics (Oct. 5-7, 2009), Bayreuth, Germany
Oral / Invited
Takao Ohta
“Dynamics of Deformable Self-propelled Particles”
Workshop on Active Matter – Physics of Biokinetics – (Jul. 24-25, 2009), Tokyo, Japan

A. Toda / Original Papers(2009)

Ratan C. Gosh, Shinpei Tanaka, and Akihiko Toda
“Application of a Deconvolution Method to Construct Aqueous Phase Diagram”
Thermochimica Acta, Vol. 500, 100-105 (2010)

J. Yamamoto / Original Papers(2009)

Y. Yamazaki, Y. Takanishi, and J. Yamamoto
“Dynamic Heterogeneity of Nanostructure in Hyper-swollen B4 Phase of Achiral Bent-core Molecules Diluted with Rod-like Liquid Crystal.”
Europhys. Lett., Vol. 88, 56004-1-56004-4 (2009)
A. Noji, N. Uehara, Y. Takanishi, J. Yamamoto, and A. Yoshizawa
“Ferrielectric Smectic-C Phases Stabilized Using Chiral Liquid Crystal Oligomer”
J. Phys. Chem., Vol. 113, 16124-16130 (2009)
Nagashima, F. Ogasawara, J. Yamamoto, Y. Takanishi, and A. Yoshizawa
“Molecular Organization of Preorganized S-shaped Oligomers in the Liquid Crystalline Phases ”
Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst., Vol. 509, 233-244 (2009)
T. Narumi, A. Yoshizawa, J. Yamamoto, and Y. Takanishi
“Synthesis and Phase Transition behavior of Novel Liquid Crystal Tetramer.”
Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst., Vol. 509, 263-273 (2009)
A. Yoshizawa, Y. Kogawa, K. Kobayashi, Y. Takanishi, and J. Yamamoto
“A Binaphtyl Derivative with a Wide Temperature Range of Blue Phase”
J. Mater. Chem., Vol. 19, 5759-5764 (2009)
S. Samitsu, Y. Takanishi and J. Yamamoto
“Self-Assembly and One-Dimensional Alignment of a Conducting Polymer Nanofiber in a Nematic Liquid Crystal”
Macromolecules, Vol. 42, 4366-4368 (2009)

Y. Takanishi / Original Papers(2009)

Y. Takanishi, Y. Ohtsuka, Y. Takahashi and A. Iida
“Microbeam Resonant X-ray Scattering from Bromine-substituted Bent-core Liquid Crystals”
Phys. Rev. E, Vol. 81, 011701-1 – 011701-4 (2010)

M. Sano / International Conference(2009)

Oral / Invited
M. Sano, S. Toyabe, HR. Jiang, H. Wada, and N. Yoshinaga
“Out-of-Equilibrium Small Systems and Micromanipulation”
1st POSTECH Workshop on Physics of Self-organization in Bio/Nano Systems (Jan. 27-29, 2010), Pohang, Korea
Oral / Contributed
Masaki Sano
“Some Insights into Biophysics”
Breaking Barriers – from Physics to Biology – (Jan. 9-11, 2010 ), Bangalore, India
Oral / Invited
Masaki Sano, HR. Jiang, H. Wada, and N. Yoshinaga
“Understanding Cross Coupling Effect of Thermophoresis in Colloid Polymer Mixtures”
International workshop on dynamic cross-effect in softly condensed matter (Nov. 3-4, 2009), Tokyo, Japan
Oral / Contributed
Masaki Sano
“How Do Cells Deform in Motion?”
Workshop on Active Matter – Physics of Biokinetics (Jul. 24-25, 2009), Tokyo, Japan

K. Taguchi / International Conference(2009)

Poster / Plenary
Ken Taguchi, Akihiko Toda, Hiroshi Kajioka, and Yoshihisa Miyamoto
“The Effects of Molecular Weight on the Crystal Growth from Isotactic/atactic Polymer Blend Thin Films”
The 4th Hiroshima Workshop on Sustainable Materials Science (Nov. 13-15, 2009), Higashi-Hiroshima, Japan
Poster / Invited
Ken Taguchi*, Akihiko Toda, Hiroshi Kajioka, and Yoshihisa Miyamoto
“Growth and Branching of Lamellar Crystals in Isotactic/atactic Polystyrene Blend Ultrathin Films”
2009 International Discussion Meeting on Polymer Crystallization (Aug. 12-15, 2009), Shanghai, China

A. Toda / International Conference(2009)

Oral / Contributed
Akihiko Toda
“Crystallization of Polymers”
The 4th Hiroshima Workshop on Sustainable Materials Science (Nov. 13-15, 2009), Hiroshima, Japan
Oral / Invited
Akihiko Toda*, Ken Taguchi, and Hiroshi Kajioka
“Formation Mechanism of Polymer Spherulites: Morphology”
2009 International Discussion Meeting on Polymer Crystallization (Aug. 12-15, 2009), Shanghai, China
Poster / Contributed
Hiroshi Kajioka*, Ken Taguchi, and Akihiko Toda
“Molecular Weight Dependence of the Structure of Isotactic Poly(butene-1) Spherulites”
2009 International Discussion Meeting on Polymer Crystallization (Aug.12-15, 2009), Shanghi, China

Y. Tabe / International Concerence(2009)

Oral / Invited
Yuka Tabe
“Possible Nanomachine Made of Chiral Liquid Crystals”
Optics & Photonics SPIE (Aug. 2-6, 2009), San Diego, USA

Y. Tabe / Original Papers(2009)

Yoko Ishii and Yuka Tabe
“Gas Permeation of LC Films Observed by Smectic Bubble Expansion”
Eur. Phys. J. E, Vol. 30, 257-264 (2009)

M. Sano / Original Papers(2009)

S. Tatsumi, Y. Murayama, H. Hayakawa, and M. Sano
“Experimental Study on the Kinetics of Granular Gases under Microgravity”
Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 641, 521-539 (2009)
K. A. Takeuchi, M. Kuroda, H. Chaté, and M. Sano
“Experimental Realization of Directed Percolation Criticality in Turbulent Liquid Crystals”
Phys. Rev. E, Vol. 80, 051116-1 – 051116-12 (2009)
H. Ebata, S. Tatsumi, and M. Sano
“Expanding Holes Driven by Convection-like Flow in Vibrated Dense Suspensions”
Phys. Rev. E, Vol. 79, 066308-1 – 066308-6 (2009)
Hong-Ren Jiang, Hirofumi Wada, Natsuhiko Yoshinaga, and Masaki Sano
“Manipulation of Colloids by a Nonequilibrium Depletion Force in Temperature Gradient”
Phys. Rev. Lett., Vol. 102, 208301-1 – 208301-4 (2009)

T. Ohta / Original Papers(2009)

Tsutomu Hamada, Yuichi Hirabayashi, Takao Ohta, and Masahiro Takagi
“Rhythmic Pore Dynamics in a Shrinking Lipid Vesicle”
Phys. Rev. E, Vol. 80, 051921-1 – 051921-8 (2009)
Takao Ohta, Takahiro Ohkuma and Kyohei Shitara
“Deformation of a Self-propelled Domain in an Excitable Reaction-diffusion System”
Phys. Rev. E, Vol. 80, 056203-1 – 056203-12 (2009)
Tetsuya Hiraiwa and Takao Ohta
“Viscoelasticity of a Single Semiflexible Polymer Chain”
Macromolecules, Vol. 42, 7553-7562 (2009)
Takao Ohta and Takahiro Ohkuma
“Deformable Self-Propelled Particles”
Phys. Rev. Lett., Vol. 102, 154101-1-154101-4 (2009)

M. Yoneya / International Conference(2009)

Poster /
Makoto Yoneya
“Liquid Crystallinity of the MARTINI Coarse Grained Cholesterol Model and Its Derivatives”
Faraday Discussion 144: Multiscale Modelling of Soft Matter (Jul. 20-22, 2009), Groningen, The Netherlands

M. Sano / International Conference(2008)

Oral / Invited
Masaki Sano
“Novel Interactions and Dynamics in Complex Fluids: From Colloidal Particles to Liquid Crystal and DNA Molecules”
the IAS seminar series on Soft Matter, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (Mar. 11, 2009), Hong Kong, China
Oral / Invited
M. Sano*, Y. Maeda, and M. Matsuo
“Coordination of Cell Shape and Motility in Spontaneous Cell Migration”
Sapporo Winter School 2009, PART II Nonequilibrium Pattern Formation in Chemical and Biological Systems (Feb. 12-14, 2009), Sapporo, Japan
Oral / Invited
Masaki Sano, Shoichi Toyabe, and H.R. Jiang
“Out of Equilibrium Microsystems: Making Micro-swimmers and Wheels”
Self-organization and dynamics of active matters (Jan. 25-30, 2009), Paris, France
Oral / Invited
Masaki Sano
“Out of Equilibrium Microsystems: from Micro-swimmers to Pattern Formation”
Advanced Mathematical Science I: Nonlinear Dynamics and Pattern Formation (Meiji University, GCOE program) (Nov. 25-28, 2008), Tokyo, Japan
Oral / Invited
Masaki Sano* and Kazumasa Takeuchi
“Experiment on Directed Percolation Universality in Turbulent Liquid Crystal”
Japan-Slovenia Seminar on Nonlinear Science (Nov. 12-14, 2008), Tokyo, Japan
Oral / Invited
Masaki Sano*, Hon-Reng Jiang, and Shoichi Toyabe
“Nonequilibrium Fluctuations and Statistical Laws in Externally Controlled Colloidal Systems”
Dynamics Days in Asia Pacific 5, 5th International Conference on Nonlinear Dynamics (Sep. 9-12, 2008), Nara, Japan
Oral / Invited
Masaki Sano*, Hon-Reng Jiang, and Shoichi Toyabe
“Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics of Colloid Polymer Mixture”
International Workshop on Bio-soft Matter 2008 (Jun. 9-10, 2008), Tokyo, Japan
Oral / Invited
Masaki Sano*, Hon-Reng Jiang, and Shoichi Toyabe
“Control of Colloids by Thermophoresis Driven Entropic Force: Experiments and Thermodynamic Formalism”
International Symposium on Non-equilibrium Soft Matter (Jun. 2-5, 2008), Kyoto, Japan

S. Tanaka / Original papers(2008)

Ratan C. Gosh, Akihiko Toda, and Shinpei Tanaka
“The Effect of NaCl on the Eutectic Phase Behavior of Aqueous Poly(Ethylene Glycol) Solutions”
Polymer, Vol. 50, 1304-1310 (2009)

J. Yamamoto / Original Papers(2008)

Masamichi Nishihara, Yoshihiko Murakami, Takashi Shinoda, Jun Yamamoto, and Masayuki Yokoyama
“Synthesis and Characterization of a Temperature-responsive Amphiphilic Block Copolymer Containing a Liquid Crystalline Unit”
Chem. Lett., Vol. 37, 1214-1215 (2008)
Jun Yamamoto and Isa Nishiyama
“Structure and Dynamics of Isotropic Order”
Prog. Theo. Phys. Supple., Vol. 175, 114-122 (2008)
Masahiro Kojima, Jun Yamamoto, Koichiro Sadakane, and Kenichi Yoshikawa
“Generation of Multiple Circular Walls on a Thin Film of Nematic Liquid Crystal by Laser Scanning”
Chem. Phys. Lett., Vol. 457, 130-133 (2008)

Y. Tabe / International Conference(2008)

Oral / Invited
Yuka Tabe
“Lehmann Rotation in Chiral LC Thin Films: Origin of Unidirectional Torque”
The 4th Japanese-Italian Workshop on Liquid Crystals (Jul. 7-9, 2008), Nara, Japan
Poster / Contributed
Go Watanabe* and Yuka Tabe
“Molecular Dynamics of Chiral Liquid Crystals under Transmembrane Mass Flow”
22nd International Liquid Crystal Conference (Jun .30 – Jul. 4, 2008), Jeju, Korea
Poster / Contributed
Yoko Ishii* and Yuka Tabe
“Dynamic Property of Smectic Bubbles”
22nd International Liquid Crystal Conference (Jun. 30 – Jul. 4, 2008), Jeju, Korea
Poster / Contributed
Kazuyoshi Seki* and Yuka Tabe
“Measurement of Lehmann Rotational Torque by Optical Tweezers”
22nd International Liquid Crystal Conference (Jun. 30 – Jul. 4, 2008), Jeju, Korea

Y. Tabe / Original Papers(2008)

Makoto Yoneya,Yuka Tabe, and Hiroshi Yokoyama
“Molecular Dynamics Simulation Study of Gas Transport through Chiral Liquid Crystalline Monolayer”
Ferroelectrics, Vol. 365, 139-147 (2008)

K. Taguchi / International Conference(2008)

Poster / Contributed
Ken Taguchi*, Akihiko Toda, and Yoshihisa Miyamoto
“Pattern Formation in Crystal Growth of isotactic/atactic Polystyrene Blend Ultrathin Films”
The 42nd IUPAC World Polymer Congress, MACRO 2008 (Jun. 29 – Jul. 4, 2008), Taipei, Taiwan

T. Ohta / Interenational Conference(2008)

Oral / Invited
Takao Ohta
“Deformable Self-propelled Particles”
Sapporo Winter School 2009 (Feb. 10-14, 2009), Sapporo, Japan
Oral / Invited
Takao Ohta
“Structural Rheology of Microphase Separated Diblock Copolymers”
Juelich softmatter days 2008 (Nov. 11-14, 2008), Bonn, Germany
Oral / Plenary
Takao Ohta
“External Forcing and Feedback Control of Nonlinear Dissipative Waves”
The 5th International Conference on Nonlinear Science, Dynamics Days Asia Pacific (Sep. 9-12, 2008), Nara, Japan

A. Toda / International Conference(2008)

Oral / Invited
Akihiko Toda*, Ken Taguchi, and Hiroshi Kajioka
“Formation of Polymer Spherulites: Branching and Re-orientation of Lamellar Crystals by a Spontaneous Gradient Field and Stress in the Folding Surfaces”
Japan-Netherlands Symposium on Crystal Growth -Theory and in situ Measurements (Oct. 20-23, 2008), Sapporo, Japan
Oral / Invited
Akihiko Toda*, Ken Taguchi, and Hiroshi Kajioka
“Branching and Re-orientation of Lamellar Crystals in Polymer Spherulites”
The 42nd IUPAC World Polymer Congress, MACRO 2008 (Jun. 29 – Jul. 4, 2008), Taipei, Taiwan
Poster / Contributed
Akihiko Toda*, Ken Taguchi, and Hiroshi Kajioka
“Branching and Re-orientation of Lamellar Crystals in Polymer Spherulites”International Symposium on Non-Equilibrium Soft Matter (Jun. 2-5, 2008), Kyoto, Japan

A. Toda / Original Papers(2008)

Hideki Kondo and Akihiko Toda
“Mechanical and Thermal Properties of a Hot-melt Adhesive of Tribrock Copolymer Added with a Miscible Homopolymer”
Polymer J., Vol. 41, 74-82 (2009)
Akihiko Toda, Ken Taguchi, and Hiroshi Kajioka
“Instability-Driven Branching of Lamellar Crystals in Polyethylene Spherulites”
Macromolecules, Vol. 41, 7505-7512 (2008)
Akihiko Toda, Ken Taguchi, Masamichi Hikosaka, and Hiroshi Kajioka
“Branching and Higher Order Structure in Banded Poly(vinylidene fluoride) Spherulites”
Polymer J., Vol. 40, 905-909 (2008)
Katsuya Ito, Yuki Haraguchi, Shota Hayakawa, and Akihiko Toda
“Enhanced Crystallization of Blended Poly(ethylene terephthalate) and Poly(butylene terephthalate)”
Polymer J. , Vol. 40, 992-995 (2008)
Akihiko Toda, Mari Okamura, Ken Taguchi, Masamichi Hikosaka, and Hiroshi Kajioka
“Branching and Higher Order Structure in Banded Polyethylene Spherulites”
Macromolecules, Vol. 41, 2484-2493 (2008)

M. Sano / Original Papers(2008)

Yusuke T. Maeda, Junya Inose, Miki Y. Matsuo, Suguru Iwaya, and Masaki Sano
“Ordered Patterns of Cell Shape and Orientational Correlation during Spontaneous Cell Migration”
PLoS ONE, Vol. 3(11), e3734-1 – e3734-14 (2008)
Takaaki Ishii, Yoshihiro Murayama, Atsuto Katano, Kosuke Maki, Kunihiro Kuwajima, and Masaki Sano
“Probing Force-induced Unfolding Intermediates of a Single Staphylococcal Nuclease Molecule and the Effect of Ligand Binding”
Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications, Vol. 73, 1016-1022 (2008)
Shoichi Toyabe and Masaki Sano
“Evaluating Energy Dissipation of a Brownian Particle in a Viscoelastic Fluid”
Phys. Rev. E, Vol. 77, 041403-1-6 (2008)

T. Ohta / Original Papers(2008)

Y. Tonosaki, H. Tokuda, V. S. Zykov, and T. Ohta
“Symmmetrically Space-shifted Feedback Control of Nonlinear Dissipative Waves”
Europhysics Letters, Vol.83, 50011-1 – 50011-6 (2008)
Takao Ohta and Takahiro Ohkuma
“Fluctuations and Response in Non-Equilibrium Steady State”
J. Phys. Soc. Jpn., Vol. 77, 074004-1 – 074004-5 (2008)
Takahiro Sakaue and Takao Ohta
“Probing Nonequilibrium Fluctuations through Linear Response”
Phys. Rev. E, Vol. 77, 050102-1 – 050102-4 (2008)

M. Sano / Original Papers(2007)

Kazumasa A. Takeuchi, Masafumi Kuroda, Hugues Chaté, and Masaki Sano
“Directed Percolation Criticality in Turbulent Liquid Crystals”
Phys. Rev. Lett., Vol. 99, 234503-1 – 234503-4 (2007)
H. Delanoë-Ayari, S. Iwaya, Y. T. Maeda, J. Inose, C. Rivière, M. Sano, and J.-P. Rieu
“Changes in the Magnitude and Distribution of Forces at Different Dictyostelium Developmental Stages”
Cell Motility and the Cytoskeleton, Vol.65, 314-331 (2008)
Hong-Ren Jiang and Masaki Sano
“Stretching Single Molecular DNA by Temperature Gradient”
Appl. Phys. Lett., Vol. 91, 154104-1 – 154104-4 (2007)

A. Toda / Original Papers(2007)

Hiroshi Kajioka, Masamichi Hikosaka, Ken Taguchi, and Akihiko Toda
“Branching and Re-orientation of Lamellar Crystals in Non-Banded Poly(butene-1) Spherulites”
Polymer, Vol. 49, 1685-1692 (2008)
Akihiko Toda, Isao Kojima, and Masamichi Hikosaka
“Melting Kinetics of Polymer Crystals with an Entropic Barrier”
Macromolecules, Vol. 41, 120-127 (2008)

Y. Tabe / International Conference(2007)

Oral / Invited
Yuka Tabe
“Flow-induced Nonlinear Dynamics in Two-dimensional Liquid Crystals”
9th European Conference on Liquid Crystals (Jul. 2-6, 2007), Lisbon, Portugal

Y. Tabe / Original Papers(2007)

Go Watanabe and Yuka Tabe
“Tilted and Non-tilted Liquid Crystalline Langmuir Monolayers: Analogy to Bulk Smectic Phases”
J. Phys. Soc. Jpn, Vol. 76, 094602-1 – 094602-3 (2007)

Y. Yamazaki / Original Papers(2007)

Shin-ya Komura and Yoshihiro Yamazaki
“Modelling for Collective Motion of Granular Particles Driven by Motion of Interfaces”
J. Phys. Soc. Jpn., Vol. 76, 083801-1 – 083801-4 (2007)

T. Ohta / Original Papers(2007)

Ryota Tamate, Kohtaro Yamada, Jorge Vinals, and Takao Ohta
“Structural Rheology of Microphase Separated Diblock Copolymers”
J. Phys. Soc. Jpn., Vol. 77, 034802-1 – 034802-7 (2008)
Takuya Hiraiwa and Takao Ohta
“Viscoelastic Behavior of a Single Semi-flexible Polymer Chain”
J. Phys. Soc. Jpn., Vol. 77, 023001-1 – 023001-4 (2008)
Takahiro Ohkuma and Takao Ohta
“Fluctuation Theorems for Nonlinear Generalized Langevin Systems”
J. Stat. Mech., P10010 (2007)
Masafumi Kaga and Takao Ohta
“Shrinkage Dynamics of a Vesicle Induced by Chemical Reactions”
J. Phys. Soc. Jpn., Vol. 76, 094003-1 – 094003-7 (2007)
Kohtaro Yamada and Takao Ohta
“Interface between Lamellar and Gyroid Structures in Diblock Copolymer Melts”
J. Phys. Soc. Jpn., Vol. 76, 084801-084805 (2007)
Hiroto Shoji, Kohtaro Yamada, Daishin Ueyama, and Takao Ohta
“Turing Patterns in Three Dimensions”
Phys. Rev. E, Vol. 75, 046212-1 – 046212-13 (2007)

T. Ohta / Interenational Conference(2007)

Oral / Invited
Takao Ohta
“Interconnected Turing Structures in Three Dimensions”
9th Japan-Slovenia Seminar on Nonlinear Dynamics (Nov. 12-14, 2007), Osaka, Japan
Oral / Invited
Takao Ohta
“External Forcing and Feedback Control of Nonlinear Dissipative Waves”
8th Japan-Slovenia Seminar on Nonlinear Dynamics (Jul. 1-6, 2007), Maribor, Slovenia

Y. Murayama / International Conference(2007)

Oral / Contributed
Yoshihiro Murayama*, Hirofumi Wada, and Masaki Sano
“Internal Friction of a Single Condensed DNA”
International Soft Matter Conference 2007 (Oct. 1-4, 2007), Aachen, Germany

A. Toda / International Conference(2007)

Oral / Invited
A. Toda*, K. Taguchi, M. Hikosaka, M. Okamura, and H. Kajioka
“Branching and Higher Order Structure in Polymer Spherulites”
European Discussion Meetings: Polymer Crystallization (Oct. 3-6, 2007), Waldau, Germany
Oral / Invited
A. Toda*, M. Okamura, M. Hikosaka, H. Kajioka
“Branching in spherulites of chain folded polymer crystals: Periodic rings and correlation length”
American Chemical Society 234th National Meeting, “50 Years after the Discovery of Polymer Single Crystals” (Aug. 19-23, 2007), Boston, USA

Y. Murayama / Original Papers(2007)

Yoshihiro Murayama, Hirofumi Wada, and Masaki Sano
“Dynamic Force Spectroscopy of a Single Condensed DNA”
Europhys. Lett., Vol. 79, 58001-6 – 58001-6 (2007)

A. Toda / Review article(2007)

A. Toda
“Polymer Ringed Spherulites: PCL blended with PVB and SAN”
KOUBUNSHI, Vol. 56, 733-733 (2007)

T. Ohta / Original Papers(2006)

Miho Yanagisawa, Masayuki Imai, Tomomi Masui, Shigeyuki Komura, and Takao Ohta
“Growth Dynamics of Domains in Ternary Fluid Vesicles”
Biophysical Journal , Vol. 92, 115-125 (2007)
Masafumi Kaga and Takao Ohta
“Shrinkage Dynamics of a Vesicle in Surfactant Solutions”
Eur. Phys. J. E , Vol. 21, 91-98 (2006)
Takao Ohta
“Formation of Periodic Minimal Surface Structures in Polymeric Materials”
Prog. Theor. Phys., Vol. Supple164, 203-206 (2006)
Kohtaro Yamada, Makiko Nonomura, and Takao Ohta
Fddd Structure in AB-type Diblock Copolymers”
J. Phys.: Condens. Matter, Vol. 18, L421-L427 (2006)
Hidekazu Tokuda and Takao Ohta
“Entrainment and Modulation of Nonlinear Dissipative Waves under External Forcing”
J. Phys. Soc. Jpn., Vol. 75, 064005-1 – 064005-9 (2006)
Masafumi Kaga and Takao Ohta
“Dynamical Approach to Microphase Separation in ABCA-Type Tetra-Block Copolymers”
J. Phys. Soc. Jpn., Vol. 75, 043002-1 – 043002-4 (2006)

A. Toda / International Conference(2006)

Oral / Invited
A. Toda
“Growth Kinetics and Morphology of Polymer Crystals”
2007 APS March Meeting, “Polymer Crystallization: 50 years of Chain Folding” (Mar. 5-9, 2007), Denver, USA
Oral / Invited
A. Toda
“Superheating in the Melting Kinetics of Polymer Crystals”
5th Lahnwitz Seminar on Calorimetry (May 25 – Jun. 2, 2006), Rostock, Germany

Y. Murayama / International Conference(2006)

Oral / Invited
Yoshihiro Murayama*, Hirofumi Wada, and Masaki Sano
“Dynamic Force Measurements of a Single Condensed DNA Using Optical Tweezers”
21st COE 5th International Workshop, Perspectives in Nonlinear Physics (Nov. 20-22, 2006), Tokyo, Japan
Poster / Contributed
Yoshihiro Murayama*, Hirofumi Wada, and Masaki Sano
“Irreversible Work during a Stretch-relax Cycle of a Single Condensed DNA”
5th East Asian Biophysics Symposium and 44th Annual Meeting of the Biophysical Society of Japan (Nov. 12-16, 2006), Okinawa, Japan
Poster / Contributed
Yoshihiro Murayama*, Hirofumi Wada, and Masaki Sano
“Irreversible Work in Stretching a Single Collapsed DNA”
9th Tamura Symposium: Frontiers in Dynamics, Physical and Biological Systems (May 22-24, 2006), Tokyo, Japan

Y. Murayama / Original Papers(2006)

Yoshihiro Murayama, Hirofumi Wada, Ryo Ishida, and Masaki Sano
“Unfolding Dynamics of Single Collapsed DNA Molecules”
Prog. Theor. Phys. Suppl., Vol. 165, 144-163 (2006)

Y. Yamazaki / Original Papers(2006)

Yoshihiro Yamazaki, Shin-ya Komura, and Ken Suganuma
“Percolation in Aggregation of Granular Particles Formed by Sweeping Front Dynamics”
JPSJ, Vol. 75, 043001-1 – 043001-4 (2006)

S. Tanaka / Original Papers(2006)

Shinpei Tanaka, Sho Maki, and Mitsuo Ataka
“Structural Transitions of Monoolein Bicontinuous Cubic Phase Induced by Inclusion of Protein Lysozyme Solutions”
Phys. Rev. E, Vol. 73, 061510-1 – 061510-7 (2006)

J. Yamamoto / Original Papers(2006)

Atsushi Yoshizawa, Mariko Kurauchi, Yoshimitsu Kohama, Harutada Dewa, Kazuyuki Yamamoto, Isa Nishiyama, Takahiro Yamamoto, Jun Yamamoto, and Hiroshi Yokoyama
“Synthesis and Physical Properties of α-(4-cyanobiphenyl-4′-yloxy)-ω-[4-(5-alkylpyrimidine-2-yl)phenyloxy]alkanes”
Liquid Crystals, Vol. 33, 611-619 (2006)

Y. Tabe / International Conference(2006)

Oral / Contributed
Yuka Tabe
“Non-equilibrium Dynamic Structures in Condensed Molecular Films”
4th 21COE Symposium: Self-organization phenomena in condensed matter (Sep. 6-8, 2006), Tokyo, Japan
Oral / Contributed
Yuka Tabe*, Tatsuya Tezuka, Yu-ichi Okumura, and Hiroshi Yokoyama
“Chiral LC Nanomotor in Pseudo-biomembranes Driven by Proton Transfer”
21st International Liquid Crystal Conference (Jul. 3-7, 2006), Keystone, USA

Y. Tabe / Original Papers(2006)

C. Vöeltz, Y. Maeda, Y. Tabe, and H. Yokoyama
“Director-configurational Transitions around Microbubbles of Hydrostatically Regulated Size in Liquid Crystals”
Phys. Rev. Lett., Vol. 97, 227801-1 – 227801-4 (2006)
Takahiro Yamamoto, Yuka Tabe, and Hiroshi Yokoyama
“Photonic Manipulation of Topological Defects in Liquid-crystal Emulsions Doped with Azobenzene Derivatives”
Thin Solid Films, Vol. 509, 81-84 (2006)

A. Toda / Original Papers(2006)

Kiyoka Okada, Kaori Watanabe, Akihiko Toda, Sono Sasaki, Katsuaki Inoue, and Masamichi Hikosaka
“Supercooling Dependence of Nano-nucleation of PE by SAXS and Proposal of a New Nucleation Theory”
Polymer, Vol. 48, 1116-1126 (2007)
Kiyoka Okada, Kaori Watanabe, Isao Wataoka, Akihiko Toda, Sono Sasaki, Katsuaki Inoue, and Masamichi Hikosaka
“Size Distribution and Shape of Nano-nucleus of Polyethylene Simultaneously Determined by SAXS”
Polymer, Vol. 48, 382-392 (2007)
Kiyoka Okada, Kaori Watanabe, Tsuyoshi Urushihara, Akihiko Toda, and Masamichi Hikosaka
“Role of Epitaxy of Nucleating Agent (NA) in Nucleation Mechanism of Polymers”
Polymer, Vol. 48, 401-408 (2007)
Ken Taguchi, Akihiko Toda, and Yoshihisa Miyamoto
“Crystal Growth of Isotactic Polystyrene in Ultrathin Films: Thickness and Temperature Dependence”
J. Macromol. Sci. Phys., Vol. B45, 1141-1147 (2006)
Ken Taguchi, Akihiko Toda, and Yoshihisa Miyamoto
“Dynamic Light Scattering Studies on Crystallization of Isotactic Polystyrene from Dilute Solutions at High Supercoolings”
J. Macromol. Sci. Phys, Vol. B45, 1149-1157 (2006)
Shinichi Yamazaki, Fangming Gu, Kaori Watanabe, Kiyoka Okada, Akihiko Toda, and Masamichi Hikosaka
“Two-step Formation of Entanglement from Disentangled Polymer Melt Detected by Using Nucleation Rate”
Polymer, Vol. 47, 6422-6428 (2006)

M. Sano / International Conference(2006)

Oral / Invited
Masaki Sano* and Shoichi Toyabe
“Measurement of Fluctuations in Small Nonequilibrium Systems”
21st COE 5th International Workshop, Perspectives in Nonlinear Physics (Nov. 20-22, 2006), Tokyo, Japan
Oral / Invited
Yoshihiro Murayama
“Dynamic Force Measurements of a Single Condensed DNA Using Optical Tweezers”
21st COE 5th International Workshop, Perspectives in Nonlinear Physics (Nov. 20-22, 2006), Tokyo, Japan
Oral / Invited
Masaki Sano
“Pattern and Localized Spatiotemporal Chaos in Vibrated Non-Newtonian Fluids”
International Workshop on Synchronization: Phenomena and Analysis 2006 (Oct. 3-6, 2006), Tokyo, Japan
Oral / Plenary
Masaki Sano
“Ultrasonic Measurement of Mean Wind and Fluctuations in Thermal Turbulence of Mercury”
Conference & Euromech Colloquium #480 on High Rayleigh Number Convection (Sep. 4-8, 2006), Trieste, Italy
Oral / Invited
Masaki Sano*, Shoichi Toyabe
“Experimental Test of a New Equality in Nonequilibrium Steady State using Laser Tweezers”
21st century COE and SEIKEN International Workshop on Recent Advances in Soft Matter Physics (Aug. 21-23, 2006), Tokyo, Japan

M. Sano / Original Papers(2006)

Hayato Shiba, Jori Ruppert-Felsot, Yoshiki Takahashi, Yoshihiro Murayama, Qi Ouyang, and Masaki Sano
“Elastic Convection of Vibrated Viscoplastic Fluids”
Phys. Rev. Lett., Vol. 98, 044501-1 – 044501-4 (2007)
Shoichi Toyabe, Hong-Ren Jiang, Takenobu Nakamura, Yoshihiro Murayama, and Masaki Sano
“Experimental Test of a New Equality: Measuring Heat Dissipation in an Optically Driven Colloidal System”
Phys. Rev. E., Vol. 75, 011122-1 – 011122-4 (2007)
Yoshihiro Murayama, Hirofumi Wada, Ryo Ishida, and Masaki Sano
“Unfolding Dynamics of Single Collapsed DNA Molecules”
Prog. Theor. Phys. Suppl., Vol. 165, 144-163 (2006)

T. Ohta / International Conference(2006)

Oral / Invited
Takao Ohta
“Dynamics of Mesoscopic Structures in Block Copolymers”
21st century COE and SEIKEN (No. 46) International Workshop on Recent Advances in Soft Matter Physics (Aug. 21-23, 2006), Tokyo, Japan
Oral / Invited
Takao Ohta
“Interconnected Turing Patterns in Three Dimensions”
The Gordon Research Conference on Oscillations & Dynamic Instabilities in Chemical Systems (Jul. 30 – Aug. 4, 2006), Oxford, England
Oral / Plenary
Takao Ohta
“Kinetics of Morphological Transitions in Soft Matter”
International conference on small angle scattering (Jul. 9-13, 2006), Kyoto, Japan