Assoc. Prof. Yuta TAKANO

E-mail: tak@es.*** Tel: ###-9414   Fax: ###-9407

*** = hokudai.ac.jp

### = +81-11-706 for international,  011-706 for domestic

Expertise:

Photofunctional organic chemistry, Chemical biology, Nanocarbon science.

Career:

*Co-current position

Apr. 2017 to present,  Associate Professor

Laboratory of Molecular Photonics, Division of Material and Molecular Sciences,
Research Institute for Electronic Science,  Hokkaido University, Japan

Oct. 2011 to Mar. 2017,  Program-Specific Research Center Assistant Professor

Hiroshi Imahori Group, Institute for Integrated Cell-Material Sciences (WPI-iCeMS), Kyoto University, Japan

*Nov. 2011 to Mar. 2013,  Visiting Researcher

Takeshi Akasaka Group, Life Science Center of Tsukuba Advanced Research Alliance, University of Tsukuba, Japan

Apr. 2010 to Sep. 2011,  Postdoctoral fellow

Takeshi Akasaka Group, Life Science Center of Tsukuba Advanced Research Alliance, University of Tsukuba, Japan

Mar. 2010,  Ph.D. (Chemistry)

University of Tsukuba, Japan

*Sep. 2007 to Jul. 2008,  Visiting student

Nazario Martin Group, Department of Organic Chemistry I, Faculty of Chemistry, University Complutense of Madrid, Spain

Apr. 2007 to Mar. 2010,  Ph.D. student

Takeshi Akasaka Group, Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Pure and Applied Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Japan

Honors & Awards:

Oct. 2016,  The 13th Osawa Award

The Fullerenes, Nanotubes and Graphene Research Society, Japan

Sep. 2012,  Excellent Poster Award

The 4th iCeMS retreat, iCeMS Kyoto University, Japan

Jul. 2012,  Best Poster Award

The 2nd symposium on “Carbon Nanoforms”, the satellite symposium of the Fullerenes, Nanotubes and Graphene Research Society, Japan

Oct. 2010,  Outstanding Performance Award in the Academic Lectures

The 4th Meeting of Kanto Branch of the Chemical Society of Japan

Mar. 2010,  Outstanding Performance Award in the Student Lectures

The 90th Annual Meeting of the Chemical Society of Japan

Mar. 2010,  The 6th President’s Award of the Graduate School of Pure and Applied Sciences

University of Tsukuba, Japan