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MAEKAWA Toru

Faculty
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Bio-Nano Electronics Research Centre
Course of Bio-Nano Science Fusion
PositionProfessor
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HomepageURLhttp://bionano.toyo.ac.jp/COEtop.htm
Birthday
Last Updated :2017/12/19

Researcher Profile and Settings

Profile & Settings

    profile:2003 Director, Bio-Nano Electronics Research Centre, Toyo University;
    2007 Professor, Graduate School of Interdisciplinary New Science, Toyo University

Association Memberships

  • American Chemical Society
  • Institute of Physics
  • American Physical Society

Committee Memberships

  •   2016  - 2016 , International Workshop on Biocompatible Nanomaterials and Nanodevices for Bio-Medical Applications,, Co-Chair
  •   2016  - 2016 , Czech Science Foundation, Czech Republic;, Scientific Reviewer
  •   2016  - 2016 , Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT), Japan;, Expert Committee Member, Re-inventing Japan Project
  •   2014  - 2014 , Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT), Japan;, Expert Committee Member: Top Global University Project
  •   2012  - 現在, Nanomaterials and the Environment, Versita;, Editorial Advisory Board Member
  •   2012  - 2012 , Asia-Pacific Interdisciplinary Research Conference;, International Advisory Board Member and Associate Editor
  •   2011  - 2013 , Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT), Japan;, Expert Committee Member: Re-Inventing Japan Project
  •   2011  - 2012 , Romanian National Council for Scientific Research, Romania;, Expert Evaluator
  •   2011  - 2011 , International Conference on Enabling Science and Nanotechnology;, International Advisory Board Member
  •   2010  - 2011 , Solid-State Systems Symposium;, International Advisory Board Member
  •   2010  - 2010 , International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology;, International Editor
  •   2010  - 2010 , International Conference on Frontiers in Nanoscience and Technology;, International Advisory Board Committee Member
  •   2009  - 2012 , Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT), Japan;, Expert Committee Member: Institutional Programme for Young Researcher Overseas Visits
  •   2007  - 2010 , Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT), Japan;, Expert Committee Member: Programme for Enhancing Systematic Education in Graduate Schools
  •   2004  - 現在, National Institute for Materials Science, Japan;, Scientific Advisor

Research Activities

Research Areas

  • Nano/Micro science, Nanobioscience, Nanoscience/Nanotechnology

Research Interests

    Nanoscience, Nanotechnology, Bio-Nano Fusion Science

Published Papers

  • Far-red fluorescent carbon nano-onions as biocompatible platform for cellular imaging, S. Lettieri, A. Camisasca, M. d’Amora, A. Diaspro, T. Uchida, Y. Nakajima, K. Yanagisawa, T. Maekawa and S. Giodarni, RSC Advances, 7, 45676 - 45681
  • Smart carriers and nanohealers: A nanomedical insight on natural polymers, S. Raveendran, A.K. Rochani, T. maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Materials, 10
  • Observation of exchanging role of gold and silver nanoparticles in bimetallic thin film upon annealing above the glass transition temperature, H.H. Kyaw, M.T.Z. Myint, S. Al-Harthi, T. Maekawa, K. Yanagisawa, A. Sellai and J. Dutta, Mater. Res. Express, 4
  • Trapping and proliferation of target cells on C60 fullerene nano fibres, S. Iwai, S. Kurosu, H. Sasaki, K. Kato and T. Maekawa, Heliyon, 3
  • Graphene based biosensors - Accelerating medical diagnostics to new-dimensions, N. Chauhan, T. Maekawa and D.S. KumarToru Maekawa, J. Mater. Res., 32, 2860 - 2882
  • Preparation of liposomes containing small gold nanoparticles using electrostatic interactions, G.A. Dichello, T. Fukuda, T. Maekawa, R.L.D. Whitby, S.V. Mikhalovsky, M. Alavijeh, A.S. Pannala and D.K. Sarker, Eur. J. Pharm. Sci., 105, 55 - 63
  • Nano-bio compatibility of PEGylated reduced graphene oxide on mesenchymal stem cells, S. Syama, C.P. Aby, T. Maekawa, D.S. Kumar and P.V. Mohanan, 2D Mater., 4
  • Highly versatile SPIONs encapsulated PLGA nanoparticles as photothermal ablators of cancer cells and as multimodal imaging agents, S. Balasubramanian, G.A. Ravindran, R. Romero-Aburto, T. Mitcham, K.A. Mitchel, Y. Nagaoka, R.R. Bouchard, P.M. Ajayan, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Biomater. Sci., 5, 432 - 443
  • Ultra-fast microwave aided synthesis of gold nanocages and structural maneuver studies, S. Raveendran, A. Sen, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Nano Res., 10, 1078 - 1091
  • Poly-lactic-co-glycolic acid nanoformulation of small molecule antagonist GANT61 for cancer annihilation by modulating hedgehog pathway, A. Borah, V. Palaninathan, G.A. Ravindran, S. Balasubramanian, A. Rochani, T. Maekawa and D.S. Sakthi, NanoWorld J., 3, 1 - 10
  • Formation of core-shell nanoparticles composed of magnetite and samarium oxide in Magnetospirillum magneticum strain RSS-1, H. Shimoshige, Y. Nakajima, H. Kobayashi, K Yanagisawa, Y. Nagaoka, S. Shimamura, T. Mizuki, A. Inoue and T. Maekawa, PLoS One, 12
  • Multifunctional Cu2-xTe nanocubes mediated combination therapy for multi-drug resistant MDA MB 453, A.C. Poulose, S. Veeranarayanan, M.S. Mohamed, R.R. Aburto, T. Mitcham, R.R. Bouchard, P.M. Ajayan, Y. Sakamoto, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Sci. Rep., 6
  • Efficient DNA ligation by selective heating of DNA ligase with a radio frequency alternating magnetic field, M. Suzuki, H. Hayashi, T. Mizuki, T. Maekawa and H. Morimoto, Biochem. Biophys. Rep., 8, 360 - 364
  • Synthesis of magnetic alloy-filling carbon nanoparticles in super-critical benzene irradiated with an ultraviolet laser, Y. Hayasaki, T. Hasumura, T. Fukuda, Y. Nagaoka, T. Ukai, S. Iwai, T. Uchida and T. Maekawa, Heliyon, 2
  • Dual mode of cancer cell destruction for pancreatic cancer therapy using Hsp90 inhibitor loaded polymeric nano magnetic formulation, A.K. Rochani, B. Sivakumar, R.G. Aswathy, S. Raveendran, A. Borah, Y. Nagaoka, Y. Nakajima, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Int. J. Pharm., 511, 648 - 658
  • Synthesis of nanoparticles composed of silver and silver chloride for a plasmonic photocatalyst using an extract from needles of Pinus densiflora, V.A. Kumar, Y. Nakajima, T. Uchida, T. Hanajiri and T. Maekawa, Mater. Lett., 176, 169 - 172
  • Plasmonic fluorescent CdSe/Cu2S hybrid nanocrystals for multichannel imaging and cancer directed photothermal therapy, M.S. Mohamed, A.C. Poulose, S. Veeranarayanan, Rebeca R. A., Trevor M., Y. Suzuki, Y. Sakamoto, P. M. Ajayan, R.R. Bouchard, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Nanoscale, 8, 7876 - 7888
  • Heat shock protein 90 targeted nano anticancer therapy, A.K. Rochani, R.G. Aswathy, A. Borah, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, J. Pharm. Sci., 105, 1454 - 1466
  • Synthesis of nanoparticles composed of silver and silver chloride for a plasmonic photocatalyst using an extract from a weed Solidago altissima (goldenrod), V.A. Kumar, T. Uchida, T. Mizuki, Y. Nakajima, Y. Katsube, T. Hanajiri and T. Maekawa, Adv. Nat. Sci.: Nanosci. Nanotechnol., 7
  • Targeting self-renewal pathways in cancer stem cells: Clinical implications for cancer therapy, A. Borah, S. Raveendran, A. Rochani, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Oncogenesis, 4
  • Nanomaterial-assisted PCR based on thermal generation from magnetic nanoparticles under high-frequency ac magnetic fields, T. Higashi, H. Minegishi, A. Echigo, Y. Nagaoka, T. Fukuda, R. Usami, T. Maekawa and T. Hanajiri, Chem. Phys. Lett., 635, 234 - 240
  • FITC/suramin harboring silica nanoformulations for cellular and embryonic imaging/anti-angiogenic theranostics, S. Veeranarayanan, A.C. Poulose, M.S. Mohamed, Y. Nagaoka, S. Kashiwada, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, J. Mater Chem. B, 3, 8079 - 8087
  • Characterizing the biocompatibility and tumor-imaging capability of Cu2S nanocrystals in vivo, A.C. Poulose, S. Veeranarayanan, M.S. Mohamed, Y. Sakamoto, N. Hirosawa, Y. Suzuki, M. Zhang, M. Yudasaka, N. Radhakrishnan, T. Maekawa, P.V. Mohanan and D.S. Kumar, Nanoscale, 7, 13061 - 13074
  • Composition, electronic and magnetic investigation of the encapsulated ZnFe2O4 nanoparticles in multiwall carbon nanotubes containing Ni residuals, S. Al Khabouri, S. Al Harthi, T. Maekawa, Y. Nagaoka, M.E. Elzain, A. Al Hinai, A.D. Al-Rawas, A.M. Gismelseed, A.A. Yousif, Nanoscale Res. Lett., 10
  • Effect of polyethylene glycol on the formation of magnetic nanoparticles synthesized by Magnetospirillum magnetotacticum MS-1, H. Shimoshige, H. Kobayashi, T. Mizuki, Y. Nagaoka, A. Inoue and T. Maekawa, PLoS One, 10
  • Encouragement of enzyme reaction utilizing heat generation from ferromagnetic particles subjected to an ac magnetic field, M. Suzuki, A. Aki, T. Mizuki, T. Maekawa, R. Usami and H. Morimoto, PLoS One, 10
  • Multi-stimuli responsive Cu2S nanocrystals as trimodal imaging and synergistic chemo-photothermal therapy agents, A.C. Poulose, S. Veeranarayanan, M.S. Mohamed, Y. Nagaoka, R.R. Aburto, T. Mitcham, P.M. Ajayan, R.R. Bouchard, Y. Sakamoto, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Nanoscale, 7, 8378 - 8388
  • Aptamers in targeted nanotherapy, A. Mathew, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Curr. Top. Med. Chem., 15, 1102 - 1114
  • Extremophilic polysaccharide nanoparticles for cancer nanotherapy and evaluation of antioxidant properties, S. Raveendran, V. Palaninathan, Y. Nagaoka, T. Fukuda, S. Iwai, T. Higashi, T. Mizuki, Y. Sakamoto, P.V. Mohanan, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Int. J. Biol. Macromolec., 76, 310 - 319
  • An ‘all in one’ approach for simultaneous chemotherapeutic, photothermal and magnetic hyperthermia mediated by hybrid magnetic nanoparticles, B. Sivakumar, R.G. Aswathy, Y. Nagaoka, T. Fukuda, S. Iwai, K. Venugopal, K. Kato, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, RSC Adv., 5, 25066 - 25078
  • N2-plasma assisted one-step alignment and patterning of graphene oxide on SiO2/Si substrate via Langmuir-Blodgett technique, N. Chauhan, V. Palaninathan, S. Raveendran, A.C. Poulose, T. Nakajima, T. Hasaumra, T. Uchida, T. Hanajiri, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Adv. Mater. Interfaces, 2
  • Low temperature synthesis of carbon fibres and metal-filling carbon nanoparticles with laser irradiation into near-critical benzene, T. Fukuda, Y. Hayasaki, T. Hasumura, Y. Katsube, R.L.D. Whitby and T. Maekawa, RSC Adv., 5, 12671 - 12677
  • Extremophilic polysaccharide for biosynthesis and passivation of gold nanoparticles and photothermal ablation of cancer cells, S. Raveendran, N. Chauhan, V. Palaninathan, Y. Nagaoka, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Part. Part. Syst. Charact., 32, 54 - 64
  • Structurally distinct hybrid polymer/lipid nanoconstructs harboring a type-I ribotoxin as cellular imaging and glioblastoma-directed therapeutic vectors, M.S. Mohamed, S. Veeranarayanan, A. Baliyan, A.C. Poulose, Y. Nagaoka, H. Minegishi, S. Iwai, Y. Shimane, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa, and D.S. Kumar, Macromol. Biosci., 14, 1696 - 1711
  • Hollow polymeric (PLGA) nano capsules synthesized using solvent emulsion evaporation method for enhanced drug encapsulation and release efficiency, A. Raichur, Y. Nakajima, Y. Nagaoka, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Mater. Res. Express, 1
  • Cytological and subcellular response of cells exposed to the type-1 RIP curcin and its hemocompatibility analysis, M.S. Mohamed, S. Veeranarayanan, H. Minegishi, Y. Sakamoto, Y. Shimane, Y. Nagaoka, A. Aki, A.C. Poulose, A. Echigo, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Sci. Rep., 4
  • Evaluation of toxicity of Maura reduced graphene oxide using in vitro systems, S.C. Reshma, R. Sreejith, S. Syama, S. Sruthi, V. Gayathri, T. Maekawa, D. Sakthikumar and P.V. Mohanan, J. Nanomed. Nanotechnol., 5
  • Acetosulfation of bacterial cellulose: An unexplored promising incipient candidate for highly transparent thin film, V. Palaninathan, N. Chauhan, A.C. Poulose, T. Hasumura, T. Fukuda, H. Morimoto, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Mater. Express, 4, 415 - 421
  • Quantum dot tailored to single wall carbon nanotube: A multifunctional hybrid nanoconstruct for cellular imaging and targeted photothermal therapy, L.V. Nair, Y. Nagaoka, T. Maekawa, D.S. Kumar and S. Jayasree, Small, 10, 2771 - 2775
  • Green approach for augmenting biocompatibility to quantum dots by extremophilic polysaccharide conjugation and nontoxic bioimaging, S. Raveendran, A.R. Girija, S. Balasubramanian, T. Ukai, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 2, 1551 - 1558
  • Cationic ring-opening polymerization of lactones onto chemically modified single layer graphene oxide, R.L.D. Whitby, L.C. Smith, G. Dichello, T. Fukuda, T. Maekawa and S.V. Mikhalovsky, Mater. Express, 4, 242 - 246
  • Augmented cellular uptake and antiproliferation against pancreatic cancer cells induced by targeted curcumin and SPION encapsulated PLGA nanoformulation, S. Balasubramanian, A.R. Girija, Y. Nagaoka, S. Iwai, T. Hasumura, K. Venugopal, K. Kato, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Mater. Express, 4, 183 - 195
  • Macro-scale complexity of nano- to micro-scale architecture of olivine crystals through an iodine vapour transport mechanism, R.L.D. Whitby, T. Fukuda and T. Maekawa, Bull. Mat. Sci., 37, 239 - 245
  • Type 1 ribotoxin-curcin conjugated biogenic gold nanoparticles for a multimodal therapeutic approach towards brain cancer, S.M. Mohamed, S. Veeranarayanan, A.C. Poulose, Y. Nagaoka, H. Minegishi, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Biochim. Biophys. Acta-Gen. Subj., 1840, 1657 - 1669
  • Synthesis of an ultradense forest of vertically aligned triple-walled carbon nanotubes of uniform diameter and length using hollow catalytic nanoparticles, A. Baliyan, Y. Nakajima, T. Fukuda, T. Uchida, T. Hanajiri and T. Maekawa, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 136, 1047 - 1053
  • Curcumin and 5FU loaded, folate and transferrin decorated polymeric magnetic nanoformulation: A synergistic cancer therapeutic approach, accelerated by magnetic hyperthermia, S. Balasubramanian, A.R. Girija, Y. Nagaoka, M. Suzuki, T. Fukuda, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Int. J. Nanomed., 9, 437 - 459
  • Bacterial exopolysaccharide based magnetic nanoparticles: A versatile nanotool for cancer cell imaging, targeted drug delivery and synergistic effect of drug and hyperthermia mediated cancer therapy, S. Balasubramanian, A.R. Girija, R. Sreejith, Y. Nagaoka, S. Iwai, M. Suzuki, T. Fukuda, T. Hasumura, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, J. Biomed. Nanotechnol., 10, 885 - 899
  • Fluorinated graphene oxide; a new multimodal material for biological applications,, R. Romero-Aburto, T.N. Narayanan, Y. Nagaoka, T. Hasumura, T.M. Mitcham, T. Fukuda, P.J. Cox, R.R. Bouchard, T. Maekawa, D.S. Kumar, S.V. Torti, S.A. Mani and P.M. Ajayan, Adv. Mater., 25, 5632 - 5637
  • Aptamer conjugated theragnostic multifunctional magnetic nanoparticles as a nano platform for pancreatic cancer therapy, S. Balasubramanian, A.R. Girija, Y. Nagaoka, S. Iwai, K. Venugopal, K. Kato, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, RSC Adv., 3, 20579 - 20598
  • Functionalisation of carbon nanotubes with nickel/sulphur nanoparticles via self-assembly in near-critical acetone, Y. Katsube, T. Fukuda and T. Maekawa, J. Supercrit. Fluids, 83, 1 - 5
  • In vitro evaluation of antioxidant defense mechanism and hemocompatibility of mauran, S. Raveendran, V. Palaninathan, N. Chauhan, Y. Sakamoto, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa, P.V. Mohanan and D.S. Kumar, Carbohydr. Polym., 98, 108 - 115
  • Eco friendly route for synthesis of highly conductive graphene using extremophiles for green electronics and bioscience, S. Raveendran, N. Chauhan, Y. Nakajima, H. Toshiaki, S. Kurosu, Y. Tanizawa, R. Tero, Y. Yoshida, T. Hanajiri, T. Maekawa, P.M. Ajayan, A. Sandhu and D.S. Kumar, Part. Part. Syst. Charact., 30, 573 - 578
  • Accelerated killing of cancer cells using multifunctional SWCNTs based system for targeted drug delivery in combination with photothermal therapy, P. Jeyamohan, T. Hasumura, Y. Nagaoka, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D. S. Kumar, Int. J. Nanomed., 8, 2653 - 2667
  • Aptamer conjugated paclitaxel and magnetic fluid loaded fluorescently tagged PLGA nanoparticles for targeted cancer therapy, A. Aravind, R. Nair, S. Raveendran, S. Veeranarayan, Y. Nagaoka, T. Fukuda, T. Hasumura, H. Morimoto, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, J. Magn. Magn. Mater., 344, 116 - 123
  • Pharmaceutically versatile sulfated polysaccharide based bionano platforms, S. Raveendran, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Nanomed.: Nanotechnol. Biol. Med., 9, 605 - 626
  • Activity of lipase and chitinase immobilized on superparamagnetic particles subjected to a rotational magnetic field, T. Mizuki, M. Sawai, Y. Nagaoka, H. Morimoto and T. Maekawa, PLoS One, 8
  • Single layer graphenes functionalized with polyurea: Architectural control and biomolecule reactivity, R.L.D. Whitby, A.V. Korobeinyk, V.M. Gun’ko, D.B. Wright, G. Dichello, L.C. Smith, T. Fukuda, T. Maekawa, J.R. Thorpe, and S.V. Mikhalovsky, J. Phys. Chem. C, 117, 11829 - 11836
  • CoFe2O4 nanoparticles as a catalyst: synthesis of a forest of vertically aligned CNTs of uniform diameters by plasma-enhanced CVD, A. Baliyan, T. Fukuda, Y. Hayasaki, T. Uchida, Y. Nakajima, T. Hanajiri and T. Maekawa, J. Nanopart. Res., 15
  • Quick synthesis of highly aligned or randomly oriented nano fibrous structures composed of C60 molecules via self-assembly, S. Kurosu, T. Fukuda and T. Maekawa, Adv. Nat. Sci.: Nanosci. Nanotechnol., 4
  • Multifunctional Carboxymethyl cellulose based magnetic nanovector as theragnostic system for folate receptor targeted chemotherapy, imaging and hyperthermia against cancer, S. Balasubramanian, A.R. Girija, Y. Nagaoka, M. Suzuki, T. Fukuda, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Langmuir, 29, 3453 - 3466
  • Precise control of the number of walls of CNTs of a uniform internal diameter, A. Baliyan, Y. Hayasaki, T. Fukuda, T. Uchida, Y. Nakajima, T. Hanajiri and T. Maekawa, J. Phys. Chem. C, 117, 683 - 686
  • Biocompatible nanofibers based on extremophilic bacterial polysaccharide from Halomonoas maura, S. Raveendran, B. Dhandayuthapani, Y. Nagaoka, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Carbohydr. Polym., 92, 1225 - 1233
  • Bacterial exopolysaccharide based nanoparticles for sustained drug delivery, cancer chemotherapy and bioimaging, S. Raveendran, A.C. Poulose, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Carbohydr. Polym., 91, 22 - 32
  • Non-destrucitve harvesting of biogenic gold nanoparticles from japtropha curcas seed meal and shell extracts and their application as bio-diagnostic photothermal ablaters-lending shine to bio diesel byproducts, M. Sheikh, A. Baliyan, S. Veeranarayanan, A.C. Poulose, Y. Nagaoka, H. Minegishi, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Nanomater. Environ., 1, 3 - 17
  • Aptamer labelled PLGA nanoparticles for targeting cancer cells, A. Aravind, S.H. Varghese, S. Veeranarayanan, A. Mathew, Y. Nagaoka, T. Fukuda, T. Hasamura, S. Iwai, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Cancer Nanotechnol., 3, 1 - 12
  • Aptamer conjugated polymeric nanoparticles for targeted cancer therapy, A. Aravind, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D. Sakthi Kumar, Drug Del. Transl. Res., 2, 418 - 436
  • Synergistic targeting of cancer and associated angiogenesis exercising triple targeted-dual drug silica nanoformulations for theragnostics, S. Veeranarayanan, A.C. Poulose, M.S. Mohamed, S.H. Varghese, Y. Nagaoka, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Small, 8, 3476 - 3489
  • AS1411 aptamer tagged PLGA-lecithin-PEG nanoparticles for tumor cell targeting and drug delivery, A. Aravind, A. Prashanti, R.D. Nair, S. Veeranarayanan, Y. Nagaoka, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Biotechnol. Bioeng., 109, 2920 - 2931
  • Creation of 3-dimensional carbon nanostructures from UV irradiation of carbon dioxide at room temperature, O. Aschenbrenner, T. Fukuda, T. Hasumura, T. Maekawa, V.M. Gun’ko, S.V. Mikhalovsky, A.B. Cundy, and R.L.D. Whitby, J. Supercrit. Fluids, 72, 1 - 6
  • Creation of metal-containing carbon onions via self-assembly in metallocene/benzene solution irradiated with an ultraviolet laser, Y. Hayasaki, T. Fukuda, T. Hasumura and T. Maekawa, Adv. Nat. Sci.: Nanosci. Nanotechnol., 3
  • Synthesis and application of luminescent single CdS quantum dot encapsulated silica nanoparticles directed for precision optical bioimaging, S. Veeranarayanan, A.C. Poulose, M.S. Mohamad, Y. Nagaoka, S. Iwai, Y. Nakagame, S. Kashiwada, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa, D.S. Kumar, Int. J. Nanomed., 7, 3769 - 3786
  • Green synthesis, characterization and in vitro biocompatibility of starch capped nanoparticles, R.G. Aswathy, B. Sivakumar, D. Brahatheeswaran, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Adv. Sci. Lett., 16, 69 - 75
  • Size tuning and oxygen plasma induced pore formation on silica nanoparticles, R. Nair, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Prog. Nat. Sci., 22, 193 - 200
  • Synthesis of CuAlS2 nano crystals and its application in bioimaging, A.C. Poulose, S. Veeranarayanan, A. Aravind, Y. Nagaoka, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Mater. Express, 2, 94 - 104
  • Functionalized electrophoretic deposition of CdSe quantum dots onto TiO2 electrode for photovoltaic application, A.C. Poulose, S. Veeranarayanan, S.H. Varghese, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Chem. Phys. Lett., 539-540, 197 - 203
  • Multifunctional biocompatible fluorescent carboxymethyl cellulose nanoparticles, R.G. Aswathy, B. Sivakumar, D. Brahatheeswaran, R. Sreejith, T. Ukai, T. Fukuda, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, J. Biomater. Nanobiotechnol., 3, 254 - 261
  • Biomimetic smart nanocomposite: In vitro biological evaluation of zein electrospun fluorescent nanofiber encapsulated CdS quantum dots, B. Dhandayuthapani, A.C. Poulose, Y. Nagaoka, T. Hasumura, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Biofabrication, 4
  • Amyloid-binding aptamer conjugated curcumin-PLGA nanoparticle for potential use in Alzheimer's disease, A. Mathew, A. Aravind, B. Dandayuthapani, T. Fukuda, Y. Nagaoka, T. Hasumura, S. Iwai, H. Morimoto, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa, K. Venugopal and D.S. Kumar, BioNanoSci., 2, 83 - 93
  • PEG coated biocompatible cadmium chalcogenide quantum dots for targeted imaging of cancer cells, A.C. Poulose, S. Veeranarayanan, M. Sheikh, R. Sreejith, Y. Nagaoka, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, J. Fluoresc., 22, 931 - 944
  • Intracellular trafficking of superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles conjugated with TAT peptide: 3-dimensional electron tomography analysis, B.G. Nair, T. Fukuda, T. Mizuki, T. Hanajiri and T. Maekawa, Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun., 421, 763 - 767
  • Effect of carbon nanomaterials on the germination and growth of rice plants, R. Nair, M.S. Mohamed, W. Gao, T. Maekawa, Y. Yoshida, P.M. Ajayan and D.S. Kumar, J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol., 12, 2212 - 2220
  • Hybrid fluorescent curcumin loaded zein electrospun nanofibrous scaffold for biomedical applications, B. Dhandayuthapani, A. Mathew, R.G. Aswathy, Y. Nagaoka, K. Venugopal, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Biomed. Mater., 7
  • FITC labeled silica nanoparticles as efficient cell tags: Uptake and photostability study in endothelial cells, S. Veeranarayanan, A.C. Poulose, S. Mohamed, A. Aravind, Y. Nagaoka, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, J. Fluoresc., 22, 537 - 548
  • Effects of superparamagnetic nanoparticle clusters on the polymerase chain reaction, T. Higashi, H. Minegishi, Y. Nagaoka, T. Fukuda, A. Echigo, R. Usami, T. Maekawa and T. Hanajiri, Appl. Sci., 2012, 303 - 314
  • Biocompatible fluorescent zein nanoparticles for simultaneous bioimaging and drug delivery application, R.G. Aswathy, B. Sivakumar, D. Brahatheeswaran, T. Fukuda, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Adv. Nat. Sci.: Nanosci. Nanotechnol., 3
  • Creation of spherical carbon nanoparticles and clusters from carbon dioxide via UV dissociation at the critical point, O. Aschenbrenner, T. Fukuda, T. Hasumura, T. Maekawa, A.B. Cundy and R.L.D. Whitby, Green Chem., 14, 1196 - 1201
  • Hyperstoichiometric interaction between silver and mercury at the nanoscale, K.V. Katok, R.L.D. Whitby, T. Fukuda, T. Maekawa, I. Bezverkhyy, S.V. Mikhalovsky and A.B. Cundy, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 51, 2632 - 2635
  • Rapid synthesis of triangular CdS nanocrystals without any trap emission, A.C. Poulose, S. Veeranarayanan, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, J. Nanopart. Res., 14
  • Curcumin loaded-PLGA nanoparticles conjugated with Tet-1 peptide for potential use in Alzheimer’s disease, A. Mathew, T. Fukuda, Y. Nagaoka, T. Hasumura, H. Morimoto, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa, K. Venugopal and D.S. Kumar, PLoS One, 7
  • Synthesis of a forest of double/triple walled CNTs of uniform diameters by plasma enhanced CVD using monodisperse iron oxide nanoparticles, A. Baliyan, T. Uchida, T. Fukuda, Y. Nakajima, T. Hanajiri and T. Maekawa, J. Mater. Chem., 22, 5277 - 5280
  • Evaluation of antithrombogenicity and hydrophilicity on Zein-SWCNT electrospun fibrous nanocomposite scaffolds, B. Dhandayuthapani, S.H. Varghese, R.G. Aswathy, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Int. J. Biomater., 2012
  • Aptamer functionalized silica nanoparticles for targeted cancer therapy, A. Aravind, S. Veeranarayanan, A.C. Poulose, R. Nair, Y. Nagaoka, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, BioNanoSci., 2, 1 - 8
  • Synthesis of diameter controlled carbon nanotubes using self-assembled catalyst nanoparticles, A. Baliyan, T. Fukuda, T. Uchida, Y. Nakajima, T. Hanajiri and T. Maekawa, Chem. Phys. Lett., 519-520, 78 - 82
  • Enhancement of glucose sensing behavior of cobalt tetraporphyrin (CoTpp) thin film by using single wall carbon nanotubes, S.H. Varghese, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Sensor. Mater., 23, 335 - 345
  • Biocompatible fluorescent jelly quantum dots for bioimaging, R.G. Aswathy, B. Sivakumar, D. Brahatheeshwaran, T. Ukai, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Mater. Express, 1, 291 - 298
  • Fabrication and characterization of nanofibrous scaffold developed by electrospinning, B. Dhandayuthapani, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Mater. Res.-Ibero-am. J. Mater., 14, 317 - 325
  • Uptake of FITC labeled silica nanoparticles and quantum dots by rice seedlings: Effects on seed germination and their potential as biolabels for plants, R. Nair, A.C. Poulose, Y. Nagaoka, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, J. Fluoresc., 21, 2057 - 2068
  • Nanotechnology platforms; an innovative approach to brain tumor therapy, B.G. Nair, S.H. Varghese, R. Nair, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Med. Chem., 7, 488 - 503
  • Morphological effects of single-layer graphene oxide in the formation of covalently bonded polypyrrole composites using intermediate diisocyanate chemistry, R.L.D. Whitby, A. Korobeinyk, S.V. Mikhalovsky, T. Fukuda and T. Maekawa, J. Nanopart. Res., 13, 4829 - 4837
  • Polymeric scaffolds in tissue engineering application: A Review, B. Dhandayudhapani, Y. Yasuhiko, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Int. J. Polym. Sci., 2011
  • Deposition of C60, C70 and C84 fullerene molecules in benzene via a change of the fluid state from a gas-liquid two phase region to the critical point, T. Fukuda, Y. Katsube, N. Watabe, S. Kurosu, R.L.D. Whitby and T. Maekawa, J. Supercrit. Fluids, 58, 407 - 411
  • Alzheimer's disease: Cholesterol a menace, A. Mathew, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D. Sakthi Kumar, Brain Res. Bull., 86, 1 - 12
  • Ordered complex structures formed by paramagnetic particles via self-assembly under an ac/dc combined magnetic field, Y. Nagaoka, H. Morimoto and T. Maekawa, Langmuir, 27, 9160 - 9164
  • Cluster-cluster aggregations of superparamagnetic particles in a rotational magnetic field, T. Ukai, H. Morimoto and T. Maekawa, Phys. Rev. E, 83
  • Regulation of PCR efficiency with magnetic nanoparticles in a rotating magnetic field, T. Higashi, Y. Nagaoka, H. Minegishi, A. Echigo, R. Usami, T. Maekawa and T. Hanajiri, Chem. Phys. Lett., 506, 239 - 242
  • Dispersion of single-walled carbon nanotubes modified with poly-L-tyrosine in water, M. Kojima, T. Chiba, J. Niishima, T. Higashi, T. Fukuda, Y. Nakajima, S. Kurosu, T. Hanajiri, K. Ishii, T. Maekawa and A. Inoue, Nanoscale Res. Lett., 6
  • Formation and reinforcement of clusters composed of C60 molecules, S. Kurosu, T. Fukuda, Y. Shibuya and T. Maekawa, Nanoscale Res. Lett., 6
  • Low temperature synthesis of iron containing carbon nanoparticles in critical carbon dioxide, T. Hasumura, T. Fukuda, R.L.D. Whitby, O. Aschenbrenner and T. Maekawa, J. Nanopart. Res., 13, 53 - 58
  • Proposal and experimental validation of the electrophoretic Coulter method for analyzing microparticles and biological cells, N. Takahashi, A. Aki, T. Ukai, Y. Nakajima, T. Maekawa and T. Hanajiri, Sensor. Actuat. B: Chem., 151, 410 - 415
  • Effects of poly-L-tyrosine molecules decoration on the surface properties and electron transport of SWCNTs compared to the effects of DNA molecules, T. Higashi, Y. Nakajima, M. Kojima, K. Ishii, A. Inoue, T. Maekawa and T. Hanajiri, Chem. Phys. Lett., 501, 451 - 454
  • Label-free determination of the number of biomolecules attached to cells by measurement of the cell’s electrophoretic mobility in a microchannel, A. Aki, B.G. Nair, H. Morimoto, D.S. Kumar and T. Maekawa, PLoS One, 5
  • Aptamer conjugated magnetic nanoparticles as nanosurgeons, B.G. Nair, Y. Nagaoka, H. Morimoto, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Nanotechnology, 21
  • Relating bulk resistivity to nanoscale mechanical responses of carbon nanotubes randomly orientated in monoliths under compression, R.L.D. Whitby, V.M. Gun’ko, T. Fukuda and T. Maekawa, Carbon, 48, 3635 - 3637
  • Nanoparticulate material delivery to plants, R. Nair, S.H. Varghese, B.G. Nair, T. Maekawa, Y. Yoshida, and D.S. Kumar, Plant Sci., 179, 154 - 163
  • Sensors based on carbon nanotubes and their applications: A review, S.H. Varghese, R. Nair, B.G. Nair, T. Hanajiri, T. Maekawa, Y. Yoshida and D.S. Kumar, Curr. Nanosci., 6, 331 - 346
  • Low temperature synthesis of fibres composed of carbon-nickel nanoparticles in super-critical carbon dioxide, T. Hasumura, T. Fukuda, R.L.D. Whitby, O. Aschenbrenner and T. Maekawa, Chem. Phys. Lett., 493, 304 - 308
  • Near-infrared quantum dots for deep tissue imaging, R.G. Aswathy, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa and D.S. Kumar, Anal. Bioanal. Chem., 397, 1417 - 1435
  • Activity of an enzyme immobilized on superparamagnetic particles in a rotational magnetic field, T. Mizuki, N. Watanabe, Y. Nagaoka, T. Fukushima, H. Morimoto, R. Usami and T. Maekawa, Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun., 393, 779 - 782
  • Real-time imaging of complex nanoscale mechanical responses of carbon nanotubes in highly compressible porous monoliths, R.L.D. Whitby, T. Fukuda, T. Maekawa, S.V. Mikhalovsky and A.B. Cundy, Nanotechnology, 21
  • Blood compatibility of surface modified polyethylene terephthalate (PET) by plasma polymerized acetobromo--D-glucose, D.S. Kumar, B.G. Nair, S.H. Varghese, R. Nair, T. Hanajiri, T. Maekawa, Y. Yoshida, R.K. John and A. Jayakrishnan, 
J. Biomater. Appl., 24, 527 - 544
  • Ring-chain structural transitions in a ferromagnetic particles system induced by a dc magnetic field, H. Morimoto, T. Katano and T. Maekawa, J. Chem. Phys., 131
  • Mixing of magnetic and nonmagnetic fluids in a microchannel under homogeneous magnetic fields, M. Watanabe, H. Ibe, A. Aki, Y. Nagaoka, H. Morimoto and T. Maekawa, Magnetohydrodynamics, 44, 393 - 400
  • Capture of nonmagnetic particles and living cells using a microelectromagnetic system, A. Aki, O. Ito, H. Morimoto, Y. Nagaoka, Y. Nakajima, T. Mizuki, T. Hanajiri, R. Usami and T. Maekawa, J. Appl. Phys., 104
  • Tumbling motion of magnetic particles on a magnetic substrate induced by a rotational magnetic field, H. Morimoto, T. Ukai, Y. Nagaoka, N. Grobert and T. Maekawa, Phys. Rev. E, 78
  • Catalyst-free growth of needle-shaped carbon filaments at low temperature in a near-critical binary fluid, N.J.K. Rantonen, T. Toyabe and T. Maekawa, Carbon, 46, 1225 - 1231
  • Geometric control and tuneable pore size distribution of buckypaper and buckydiscs, R.L.D. Whitby, T. Fukuda, T. Maekawa, S.L. James and S.V. Mikhalovsky, Carbon, 46, 949 - 956
  • Detection of surface immunoreactions on individual cells by electrophoretic mobility measurement in a micro-channel, A. Aki, Y. Nihei, H. Asai, T. Ukai, H. Morimoto, Y. Nakajima, T. Hanajiri and T. Maekawa, Sensor. Actuat. B: Chem., 131, 285 - 289
  • Creation of carbon onions and coils at low temperature in near-critical benzene irradiated with an ultraviolet laser, T. Fukuda, N. Watabe, R. Whitby and T. Maekawa, Nanotechnology, 18
  • Dissociation of carbon dioxide and creation of carbon particles and films at room temperature, T. Fukuda, T. Maekawa, T. Hasumura, N. Rantonen, K. Ishii, Y. Nakajima, T. Hanajiri, Y. Yoshida, R. Whitby and S. Mikhalovsky, New J. Phys., 9
  • Formation of clusters composed of C60 molecules via self-assembly in critical fluids, T. Fukuda, K. Ishii, S. Kurosu, R. Whitby and T. Maekawa, Nanotechnology, 18
  • Magnetic carbon nanotubes: Synthesis by electrostatic self-assembly approach and application in the bio-manipulations, C. Gao, W. Li, H. Morimoto, Y. Nagaoka and T. Maekawa, J. Phys. Chem. B, 110, 7213 - 7220
  • Polymer-grafted carbon spheres by surface-initiated atom transfer radical polymerization, Y.Z. Jin, C. Gao, H.W. Kroto and T. Maekawa, Macromol. Rapid Comm., 26, 1133 - 1139
  • Dynamics of disklike clusters formed in a magnetorheological fluid under a rotational magnetic field, Y. Nagaoka, H. Morimoto and T. Maekawa, Phys. Rev. E, 71
  • Novel Mg2SiO4 structures, R. Whitby, K. Brigatti, I. Kinloch, A. Windle, D. Randall and T. Maekawa, Chem. Commun., 21, 2396 - 2397
  • Numerical analysis of crystal growth of an InAs–GaAs binary semiconductor by the travelling liquidus-zone method under microgravity conditions, T. Maekawa, Y. Sugiki, S. Matsumoto, S. Adachi, S. Yoda and K. Kinoshita, Int. J. Heat Mass Tran., 47, 4535 - 4546
  • Onset of buoyancy convection in a horizontal layer of a supercritical fluid heated from below, T. Maekawa, K. Ishii, Y. Shiroishi and H. Azuma, J. Phys. A: Math. Gen., 37, 7955 - 7969
  • Patterns formed by paramagnetic particles in a horizontal layer of a magnetorheological fluid subjected to a dc magnetic field, T. Ukai and T. Maekawa, Phys. Rev. E, 69
  • Statistical analysis of two-dimensional cluster structures composed of ferromagnetic particles based on a flexible chain model, H. Morimoto, T. Maekawa and Y. Matsumoto, Phys. Rev. E, 68
  • Negative viscosity induced in a ferromagnetic colloidal system subjected to both external shear flow and ac magnetic fields, H. Morimoto and T. Maekawa, Int. J. Mod. Phys. B, 16, 2610 - 2615
  • Equilibrium patterns of chain clusters composed of ferromagnetic particles in an external magnetic field, T. Ukai, T. Maekawa and H. Morimoto, Int. J. Mod. Phys. B, 16, 2352 - 2357
  • Nonequilibrium Brownian dynamics analysis of negative viscosity induced in a magnetic fluid subjected to both ac magnetic and shear flow fields, H. Morimoto, T. Maekawa and Y. Matsumoto, Phys. Rev. E, 65
  • Particle ordering at the initial stage of colloidal crystallization: Implication for non-classical dynamic behaviour, M. Ishikawa, H. Morimoto and T. Maekawa, J. Cryst. Growth, 237, 1825 - 1830
  • Convective instabilities induced in a critical fluid, T. Maekawa, K. Ishii, M. Ohnishi and S. Yoshihara, Adv. Space Res., 29, 589 - 598
  • Crystal growth of a binary compound semiconductor under microgravity conditions, Y. Hiraoka, K. Ikegami, T. Maekawa, S. Matsumoto, S. Yoda and K. Kinoshita, Adv. Space Res., 29, 553 - 556
  • Growth of colloidal crystals under microgravity, M. Ishikawa, H. Morimoto, T. Okubo and T. Maekawa, Int. J. Mod. Phys. B, 16, 338 - 345
  • Cluster growth and structures of Lennard-Jones molecules near the critical point, F. Stoian, H. Morimoto and T. Maekawa, Microscale Thermophys. Engng., 6, 15 - 30
  • Statistical analysis of cluster structures formed by dipole-dipole interactions, H. Morimoto and T. Maekawa, Int. J. Mod. Phys. B, 15, 912 - 917
  • Brownian dynamics analysis of cluster structures and magnetic characteristics of ferromagnetic particles subjected to a shear flow field, H. Morimoto and T. Maekawa, Int. J. Mod. Phys. B, 15, 823 - 828
  • Brownian dynamics analysis of magnetic order-disorder Ttransition in a ferromagnetic colloidal system, T. Ukai, H. Morimoto and T. Maekawa, Int. J. Mod. Phys. B, 15, 817 - 822
  • Derivation of a scaling law in cluster growth from a modified Smoluchowski's coagulation equation, L. Kalachev, H. Morimoto and T. Maekawa, Int. J. Mod. Phys. B, 15, 774 - 779
  • Numerical modelling and analysis of binary semiconductor growth under microgravity conditions, T. Maekawa, Y. Hiraoka, K. Ikegami and S. Matsumoto, J. Cryst. Growth, 229, 605 - 609
  • Convective instabilities induced in a critical fluid under terrestrial gravity conditions, K. Ishii, T. Maekawa, T. Ogane, M. Ohnishi and S. Yoshihara, Micrograv. Res. Apl. Phys. Sci. Biotechnol., 454
  • Scaling of electronic orobability densities in a single electron tunnelling phenomenon, Y. Kodama and T. Maekawa, J. Phys. A: Math. Gen., 33, 7873 - 7884
  • Numerical analysis of crystal growth of an InAs-GaAs binary semiconductor under microgravity conditions, Y. Hiraoka, K. Ikegami, T. Maekawa, S. Matsumoto, S. Yoda and K. Kinoshita, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys., 33, 2508 - 2518
  • Cluster structures and cluster-cluster aggregations in a two-dimensional ferromagnetic colloidal system, H. Morimoto and T. Maekawa, J. Phys. A: Math. Gen., 33, 247 - 258
  • Crystal growth of a binary semiconductor of uniform composition, S. Matsumoto, T. Maekawa, K. Kato, S. Yoda and K. Kinoshita, Adv. Space Res., 24, 1241 - 1244
  • Cluster growth of ferromagnetic particles, H. Morimoto and T. Maekawa, Adv. Space Res., 24, 1279 - 1282
  • Constitutional supercooling induced during InP solution growth, S. Matsumoto and T. Maekawa, Adv. Space Res., 24, 1215 - 1218
  • Dynamic analysis of a ferromagnetic colloidal system, H. Morimoto and T. Maekawa, Int. J. Mod. Phys. B, 13, 2085 - 2092
  • Random potential device using quantum percolation phenomenon, Y. Kodama and T. Maekawa, Nanotechnology, 10, 217 - 220
  • Natural convection driven in CO2 near its critical point under terrestrial gravity conditions, H. Azuma, S. Yoshihara, M. Onishi, K. Ishii, S. Masuda and T. Maekawa, Int. J. Heat Mass Tran., 42, 771 - 774
  • Microgravity experiment and linear and nonlinear analyses of the dissipative structures of thermomagnetic convection, H. Morimoto, T. Kobayashi and T. Maekawa, Int. J. Mod. Phys. B, 13, 2052 - 2059
  • Temperature propagations and cluster growth in critical fluids, Toru Maekawa, Recent Research Developments in Heat, Mass and Momentum Transfer, 2, 71 - 82
  • Self-organisation in cluster formations, Toru Maekawa, Research Trends, 4, 127 - 133
  • InP solution growth by the travelling heater method: Marangoni convection and crystal growth, S. Matsumoto and T. Maekawa, Int. J. Transport Phenomena, 1, 165 - 172
  • Linear stability analysis of magnetic Rayleigh-Bénard convection, H. Morimoto, T. Maekawa and M. Ishikawa, Adv. Space Res., 22, 1271 - 1274
  • Effect of gravitational acceleration on temperature wave propagation in a critical fluid, K. Ishii, T. Maekawa, H. Azuma, S. Yoshihara and M. Onishi, Appl. Phys. Lett., 72, 16 - 18
  • Brownian dynamics analysis of fractal growth of ferromagnetic colloidal particles, H. Morimoto and T. Maekawa, Heat Transfer, 4, 265 - 269
  • Natural convection driven in the gravitational direction near the critical point of CO2, S. Yoshihara, H. Azuma, M. Onishi, K. Ishii, S. Masuda and T. Maekawa, Heat Transfer, 3, 477 - 482
  • Numerical analysis of InP solution growth by travelling heater method: Transient response in the case of no heater movement, S. Matsumoto, T. Maekawa and K. Takahashi, Int. J. Heat Mass Tran., 40, 3237 - 3245
  • Microscopic dynamics analysis of heat and mass transfer, K. Ishii, Y. Kodama and T. Maekawa, Nonlinear Analysis, 30, 2797 - 2802
  • Linear stability analysis of thermomagnetic convection, H. Morimoto, T. Maekawa and M. Ishikawa, Microgravity Sci. Technol., 9, 232 - 236
  • Linear analysis of thermal energy transfer in a supercritical fluid, K. Ishii, K. Kato and T. Maekawa, J. Jpn. Soc. Microgravity Appl., 14, 153 - 157
  • Instability of thermomagnetic convection under microgravity-dropshaft experiment and linear stability analysis, H. Morimoto, T. Kobayashi, N. Watanabe, T. Maekawa and S. Tomoji, Jpn. Soc. Microgravity Appl., 14, 199 - 204
  • Effect of electric field on Marangoni convection under microgravity, M. Haga, T. Maekawa, K. Kuwahara, A. Ohara, K. Kawasaki, T. Harada, S. Yoda and T. Nakamura, Jpn. Soc. Microgravity Appl., 12, 19 - 26
  • Study on EHD convection, T. Maekawa, M. Haga and I. Tanasawa, Exp. Heat. Tran. Fluid Mech. Therm., 1&2, 164 - 171
  • Onset of natural convection under an electric field, T. Maekawa, K. Abe and I. Tanasawa, Int. J. Heat Mass Tran., 35, 613 - 621
  • Effect of magnetic field and buoyancy on onset of Marangoni convection, T. Maekawa and I. Tanasawa, Int. J. Heat Mass Tran., 32, 1377 - 1380
  • Natural convection driven by buoyancy and surface tension forces under external magnetic field, T, Maekawa and I. Tanasawa, Adv. Space Res., 8, 215 - 218
  • Effect of magnetic field on onset of Marangoni convection, T. Maekawa and I. Tanasawa, Int. J. Heat Mass Tran., 31, 285 - 293
  • Onset of Marangoni convection in an infinite layer of an electrically conducting liquid under magnetic field, T. Maekawa and I. Tanasawa, Adv. Space Res., 6, 41 - 44
  • Two-dimensional Marangoni and buoyancy convection related to crystal growth techniques in space, T. Maekawa, I. Tanasawa, J. Ochiai, K. Kuwahara, M. Morioka and S. Enya, Adv. Space Res., 4, 63 - 66
  • Two-dimensional convection in liquid layer related to crystal growth techniques in space, K. Sezaki, S. Enya, M. Morioka, J. Ochiai, I. Tanasawa, T. Maekawa, Adv. Space Res., 3, 83 - 85

Conference Activities & Talks

  • The number of presentations at international conferences and symposia since 2000: 239 (excluding plenary / invited talks),   2017 12
  • Plenary / invited talks are listed below,   2017 12 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Synthesis of nanomaterials via self-assembly and their application to biomedical studies, Toru Maekawa, The 4th International Conference on Nanoscience, Nanotechnology and Nanobiotechnology (3NANO2017), Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France.,   2017 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Nano robotics: Fundamentals and applications, Toru Maekawa, Engineering Technologies and Innovations Conference: Global Trends, Local Actions, University of San Jose – Recoletos, Cebu, Philippines.,   2017 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Development of nano robotics for biomedical studies, Toru Maekawa, BIT’s 7th Annual World Congress of Nano Science & Technology – 2017 (Nano-S&T-2017), Fukuoka, Japan.,   2017 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Development of nano robotics and application of nano robots to biomedical studies, Toru Maekawa, Seminar on Advanced Science, University of Exeter, Exeter, UK.,   2017 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Synthesis of nano structures and materials via self-assembly and their application to biomedical studies, Toru Maekawa, Seminar on Advanced Chemistry, University of Turin, Turin, Italy.,   2017 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Synthesis of magnetic nanoparticles for the development of nano robotics for biomedical studies, Toru Maekawa, World Chemistry Conference and Exhibition, Rome, Italy.,   2017 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Nano robotics: its application to biomedical studies, Toru Maekawa, SMBC Seminar, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, Tokyo, Japan.,   2017 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Towards the establishment of nano robotics: Self-organisation, self-assembly and synchronisation on nano scales, Toru Maekawa, 2016 RBC International Workshop on Biocompatible Nanomaterials and Nanodevices for Bio-Medical Applications, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.,   2016 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Nano robotics for biomedical studies, Toru Maekawa, NanoteC16: Carbon Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland.,   2016 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Self-assembly of atoms, molecules and particles on nano scales, Toru Maekawa, International Conference on Science and Technology: Future Challenges and Solutions (STFCS-2016), University of Mysore, Mysuru, India.,   2016 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) The status of nanomaterials and bionanoscience research in Japan, Toru Maekawa, Nanomaterials and Bionanoscience in Japan-Europe Cooperation, Europe-Japan Academic Workshop for Sharing Ideas and Experiences towards Strategic Partnership Building, Thessaloniki, Greece.,   2016 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Introduction to bio-nano science and technology, Toru Maekawa, School of Engineering & Physical Sciences, College of Science, James Cook University, Townsville, Australia.,   2016 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Nano robotics: its application to biomedical studies, Toru Maekawa, Recent Trends in Drug Development RTDD-2015, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman.,   2015 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Nano soft matter science based on carbon nano materials, Toru Maekawa, NanoteC15: Carbon Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Corpus Christi College, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK.,   2015 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Self-organisation on nano scales, Toru Maekawa, Physics Colloquium, University of Houston, Houston, USA.,   2015 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Nano robotics: Fundamentals and applications, Toru Maekawa, International Conference on Contemporary Advances on Science and Technologies (IC-CAST), Varanasi, India.,   2015 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Soft matter science based on fullerene and carbon nano materials, Toru Maekawa, Fullerenes – Past, Present and Future, Celebrating the 30th Anniversary of Buckminster Fullerene, The Royal Society and The Royal Society of Chemistry, London, UK.,   2015 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Development of nano robotics: Application of nano robots to biomedical studies, Toru Maekawa, Nanotechnology Seminar, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Florida State University, Tallahassee, USA.,   2015 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Nanoscience and nanotechnology: their application to biomedical studies, Toru Maekawa, International Nanotechnology Seminar, College of Science, Sultan Qaboos University, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman.,   2014 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Nanotechnology: its application to biomedicine, Toru Maekawa, International Seminar on Bio-Nano Technology in Medicine, King Abdulaziz Medical University, Ministry of National Health Guard Affairs, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.,   2014 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Introduction to the Bio-Nano Electronics Research Centre and nanoscience and nanotechnology, Toru Maekawa, International Seminar on Bio-Nano Technology in Medicine, King Abdulaziz Medical University, Ministry of National Health Guard Affairs, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.,   2014 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Self-organisation and self-assembly of molecules and particles on nano scales, Toru Maekawa, International Conference on Advancements in Materials, Health and Safety towards Sustainable Energy and Environment (MHS 2014), Chennai, India.,   2014 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Nanotechnology and its application to biomedical studies, Toru Maekawa, Special Lecture, Engineering College, Kottayam, India.,   2014 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Introduction to the Bio-Nano Electronics Research Centre and nanotechnology, Toru Maekawa, Special Lecture, Mangalam College of Engineering, Chochin, India.,   2014 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Creation of nanostructures via self-assembly and their application to bio-medical studies, Toru Maekawa, MANA Special Seminar, International Center for Materials Nanoarchtectonics, National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba, Japan.,   2013 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Nanomaterials: low temperature synthesis via self-assembly and their application to biomedical studies, Toru Maekawa, International Conference on Frontiers in Energy, Environment, Health and Materials Research (EEMR-2013), Bhubaneswar, India.,   2013 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Creation of nanostructures via self-organisation and self-assembly and their application to biomedical technology, Toru Maekawa, International Workshop on New Opportunities for Interdisciplinary Research in Bio-Nano-Science, Institute of Biology Bucharest, Romanian Academy, Bucharest, Romania.,   2013 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Creation of nanostructures via self-organisation and self-assembly and the application of nanostructures to biomedical engineering, Toru Maekawa, Special Seminar, Politehnica University of Timisoara, Timisoara, Romania.,   2013 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Nanotechnology: application to bio-medical study, Toru Maekawa, India-Japan Symposium on Frontiers in Science & Technology: Successes and Emerging Challenges, Indian Embassy Auditorium, Tokyo, Japan.,   2012 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Creation of nanostructures at low temperature via self-assembly and their application to bio-medical studies, Toru Maekawa, Begbroke Science Forum, Begbroke Science Park, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK.,   2012 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Low temperature creation of carbon nanostructures via self-assembly, Toru Maekawa, NanoteC2012: Nanotechnology in Carbon and Related Materials, Brighton, UK.,   2012 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Introduction to and activities at the Bio-Nano Electronics Research Centre, Toru Maekawa, IIT Delhi Workshop on Bio Nanotechnology, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, Delhi, India.,   2012 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Creation of nanostructures via self-assembly and their application to bio-medical studies, Toru Maekawa, New Age Science and Technology for Sustainable Development, National Environmental Engineering Research Institute, Nagpur, India.,   2012 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Creation of nanostructures via self-assembly and their application to bio-medical research, Toru Maekawa, International Workshop on Nanoparticles and Complex Nanostructures for Biotechnology, Biomedicine and Microfluidics, Romanian Academy, Politehnica University of Timisoara, Timisoara, Romania.,   2012 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Creation of nanostructures via self-assembly and their application to bio-medical study, Toru Maekawa, The 1st Asia-Pacific Interdisciplinary Research Conference (AP-IRC 2011), Toyohashi, Japan.,   2011 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Creation of nanostructures via self-assembly and self-organisation and their application to bio-nano science and technology, Toru Maekawa, MANA Special Seminar, International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics, National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba, Japan.,   2011 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Creation of nanostructures via self-assembly and their application to bio-nano fusion technology, Toru Maekawa, Physics and Chemistry Seminar, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, India.,   2011 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Creation of nanostructures via self-assembly and their application to bio-nano fusion technology, Toru Maekawa, International Conference on Futuristic Science & Technology in Frontier Areas, Trivandrum, India.,   2011 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Creation of nanostructures via self-assembly and their application to bio-nano fusion technology, Toru Maekawa, BNERC-IIT Delhi International Seminar, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, Delhi, India.,   2011 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Creation of nanostructures and their application to bio-nano fusion research, Toru Maekawa, EIIRIS Special Seminar, Electronics Inspired Interdisciplinary Research Institute, Toyohashi University of Technology, Toyohashi, Japan.,   2011 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Creation of nanostructures via self-assembly at room temperature, cluster structures and dynamics, and bio-nano fusion technology, Toru Maekawa, Nanotech Malaysia 2010: International Conference on Enabling Science and Nanotechnology, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.,   2010 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Introduction to the Bio-Nano Electronics Research Centre and dynamic and formation of nanostructures via self-organisation, Toru Maekawa, International Seminar, Centre for Molecular Nanoscience, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK.,   2010 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Introduction to the Bio-Nano Electronics Research Centre and bio-nano fusion studies, Toru Maekawa, International Seminar, Materials Science Centre, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK.,   2010 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Low temperature creation of carbon nanostructures and their application to the development of bio-medical devices, Toru Maekawa, NanoteC2010: International Conference on Carbon Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Oxford, UK.,   2010 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Creation of nanostructures and their application to bio-nano fusion research, Toru Maekawa, Solid-State Systems Symposium, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam.,   2010 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) New technology for the dissociation of CO2, Toru Maekawa, 2010 World Alliance Forum in Awaji, Awaji, Japan.,   2010 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Nanostructures created via self-assembly and their application to bio-nano fusion research, Toru Maekawa, International Symposium on Nanotechnology and Healthcare, Jaipur, India.,   2009 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Introduction to the Bio-Nano Electronics Research Centre and bio-nano fusion research, Toru Maekawa, ATI Seminar, Advanced Technology Institute, University of Surrey, Guilford, UK.,   2008 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Room temperature production and manipulation of carbon nanostructures, Toru Maekawa, NanoteC2008: International Conference on Nanotechnology in Carbon and Related Materials, Brighton, UK.,   2008 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Creation of bio-nano devices via self-organisation, Toru Maekawa, Laser Application Seminar, Taipei, Taiwan.,   2007 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Creation of carbon nano/micro structures and bio-nano hybrid structures via self-assembly at low temperature, Toru Maekawa, NanoteC2007: International Conference on Carbon Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Brighton, UK.,   2007 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Overview of research at the Bio-Nano Electronics Research Centre, Toru Maekawa, Asylum Research Workshop, Santa Barbara, California, USA.,   2007 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Overview of the Bio-Nano Electronics Research Centre, Recent Advances and New Directions in Bio-Nanotechnology, Toru Maekawa, International Seminar, Institute for Collaborative Biotechnologies, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, USA.,   2007 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Towards the creation of bio-nano devices via self-organisation and self-assembly, Toru Maekawa, International Seminar, Institute for Collaborative Biotechnologies Seminar, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, USA.,   2007 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Development of bio-nano fusion devices via self-organisation and self-assembly, Toru Maekawa, The 14th Korean Conference on Semiconductors, Jeju, Korea.,   2007 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Self-organisation/self-assembly in nano/micro systems, Toru Maekawa, IEEE Nanotechnology Materials and Devices Conference 2006, Gyeongju, Korea.,   2006 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Introduction to the Bio-Nano Electronics Research Centre and recent progress in nano complex systems research, Toru Maekawa, International Seminar, National Physical Laboratory, Teddington, UK.,   2006 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Introduction to the Bio-Nano Electronics Research Centre and recent progress in nano complex systems research, Toru Maekawa, International Seminar, Queen Mary College, University of London, London, UK.,   2006 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Brief introduction to the Bio-Nano Electronics Research Centre, Toru Maekawa, International Seminar, University of Brighton, Brighton, UK.,   2006 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Introduction to bio-nano fusion research at the Bio-Nano Electronics Research Centre, Toru Maekawa, International Seminar, National Physical Laboratory, Teddington, UK.,   2006 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Self-organisation, self-assembly and synchronisation induced in nano/micro magnetic particles disperse systems, Toru Maekawa, International Seminar at UCSB-MIT-Caltec Institute of Biotechnologies, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, USA.,   2006 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Introduction to Bio-Nano Electronics Research Centre and recent progress in nano complex systems research, Toru Maekawa, International Seminar, Department of Materials, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK.,   2005 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Brief introduction to the Bio-Nano Electronics Research Centre, Toru Maekawa, Nanotechnology Seminar, Advanced Technology Institute, University of Surrey, Gilford, UK.,   2005 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Manipulation of carbon nanotubes and creation of carbon structures at room temperature, Toru Maekawa, NanoteC2005: International Conference on Carbon Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Brighton, UK.,   2005 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Self-organisation in nano/micro systems, Toru Maekawa, New Materials Science: Kyoto – UCSB Workshop, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan.,   2005 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Self-organisation in micro/nano systems, Toru Maekawa, ICYS Special Seminar, International Center for Young Scientists, National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba, Japan.,   2005 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Self-organisation and self-assembly in nano/micro particles’ dispersion systems, Toru Maekawa, The University of Montana-Toyo University Symposium on Bio-Nano Science and Technology, University of Montana, Missoula, USA.,   2004 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Bioscience and nanotechnology, Toru Maekawa, President’s Lecture Series, University of Montana, Missoula, USA.,   2004 , 招待有り
  • (Plenary) Self-organisation/self-assembly in nano/micro particles' disperse systems, Toru Maekawa, NanoteC2003: International Conference on Carbon Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Brighton, UK.,   2003 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Self-organisation/assembly in nonlinear systems, Toru Maekawa, International Seminar, Politehnica University of Timisoara, Timisoara, Romania.,   2002 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Cluster growth and structures: Universality and application, Toru Maekawa, International Seminar, Imperial College London, London, UK.,   2001 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Soft matter science: Colloidal systems and critical fluids, Toru Maekawa, International Seminar, Department of Engineering Science, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK.,   2001 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Self-organisation in nonlinear systems: from mesoscopic to macroscopic, Toru Maekawa, International Seminar, Queen Mary and Westfield College, University of London, London, UK.,   2001 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Nonlinearity: Chaos and fractals, Toru Maekawa, Lecture, Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, USA.,   2000 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Self-oganisation in nonlinear systems, Toru Maekawa, International Seminar, Department of Thermodynamics and Institute of Complex Fluids, Politehnica University of Timisoara, Timisoara, Romania.,   2000 , 招待有り
  • (Invited) Convective instabilities induced in a critical fluid, Toru Maekawa, The 33rd COSPAR (Committee on Space Research) Scientific Assembly, Warsaw, Poland.,   2000 , 招待有り

Patents

  • Material for drug delivery, Toru Maekawa, 特願PCT/JP2017/011834
  • Material, Toru Maekawa, 特願2016-60520
  • (US Patent) Method of decomposing carbon dioxide and method of forming carbon-particle structure, Toru Maekawa, 特許US patent number: 11/597,231
  • (Chinese Patent) Method of decomposing carbon dioxide and method of forming carbon-particle structure 二氧化碳的分解方法和碳顆粒結构体的形成方法, Toru Maekawa, 特許Chinese patent number: 200580017005.4
  • (Japanese Patent) Method of decomposing carbon dioxide and method of forming carbon-particle structure, Toru Maekawa, 特許Japanese patent number: 4708337
  • (Japanese Patent) Method of decomposing carbon-containing compound and method for producing carbon nano/micro structure, Toru Maekawa, 特許Japanese patent number: 5213223
  • (Japanese Patent) Method for producing amorphous carbon thin film, Toru Maekawa, 特許Japanese patent number: 5213227
  • (US Patent) Method of decomposing carbon-containing compound, method for producing carbon nano/micro structure and method for producing carbon thin film, Toru Maekawa, 特願US patent application number: 12/675361
  • (European Patent) Method of decomposing carbon-containing compound, method for producing carbon nano/micro structure and method for producing carbon thin film, Toru Maekawa, 特願European patent application number: 08792703.4
  • (Indian Patent) Method of decomposing carbon-containing compound, method for producing carbon nano/micro structure and method for producing carbon thin film, Toru Maekawa, 特願Indian patent application number: 888KOLNP/2010
  • (US Patent) Method for manipulation using rotational magnetic field, Toru Maekawa, 特願US patent application number: 20100158657

Awards & Honors

  •   2015 , The Indian JSPS Alumni Association, Fellow
  •   2014 , The 4th International Conference on Nanotek & Expo, Best Poster Award, Strategist PLGA nano-capsules to deliver siRNA for inhibition of carcinoma and neuroblastoma cell lines by knockdown of proto-oncogene
  •   2014 , NANOSMAT 2014, Best Poster Award, Cancer therapy based on shape dependent biocompatible gold hybrid nano structures
  •   2012 , Nanocon 2012, Tasilo Prnka Prize, Nanoformulation facilitated disruption of vasculogenesis: Approach towards neo-angiogenic treatment
  •   2012 , Asian Allergy Asthma Foundation, Best Poster Award, Trafficking and superior therapeutic proficiency of hybrid lipid nanoparticles encapsulating the ribosome inactivating ptotein-curcin across in vitro blood brain barrier
  •   2011 , 2nd Nano Today, Student Travel Award, Aptamer-labeled PLGA nanoparticles for targeted drug delivery in breast cancer
  •   2011 , Nanocon2011, Best Poster Award, Application of biofunctionalized magnetic nanoparticles for cell manipulation studies
  •   2011 , NanoteC2011, Best Poster Award, Aligned clusters formed by C60 molecules and sulphur in benzene
  •   2008 , University of Brighton; , The 2008 Staff Innovation Award; , Decomposition of carbon dioxide at room temperature
  •   2008 , NanoteC2008; , Best Poster Award; , Synthesis of carbon nanostructures and solubility of fullerenes in critical benzene;
  •   2007 , NanoteC2007, Best Poster Award, Double stranded DNAs adsorption onto multi-walled carbon nanotubes
  •   2006 , The Japanese Society for Engineering Education; , Prize for Engineering Education; , Interesting Science

Research Grants & Projects

  • Erasmus+: KA 107 International Mobility, European Commission, EU, Erasmus+ Programme, (PI) Lia Dolga; (Co-PI) Toru Maekawa
  • Development of innovative biomedical and environmental devices based on bio-nano hybrid structures, MEXT, Grant for the Programme for the Strategic Research Foundation at Private Universities, (PI) Toru Maekawa
  • Evolving Nanocarbon Strategies in (bio-) Organic Remits (ENSOR), European Commission, EU, Marie Curie Actions: IRSES, (PI) Raymond Whitby; (Co-PI) Toru Maekawa
  • Low/room temperature creation of novel nano structures in critical fluids, Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research: Challenging Exploratory Research, (PI) Toru Maekawa
  • Research and education in collaboration with overseas universities and industries, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT), Grant for the Programme for the Activation of Research and Education at Private Universities, (PI) Toru Maekawa
  • Quantum dot conjugated single walled carbon nanotubes for imaging and therapy, JSPS, Bilateral Programme, (PI) D. Sakthi Kumar; (Co-PI) Toru Maekawa
  • Advanced educational programme on bio/nano/medical science, MEXT, Grant for the Programme for the Activation of Research and Education at Private Universities, (PI) Toru Maekawa
  • Development of bio/mecha/photo fusion devices, MEXT, Grant for the Establishment of High-Tech Research Centres, (Co-PI) Toru Maekawa
  • The International Symposium on Bioscience and Nanotechnology, International Technology Center - Pacific, USA, (PI) Toru Maekawa, Daniel Morse
  • Creation of novel carbon nano structures utilising critical fluids, JSPS, Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research: Exploratory Research, (PI) Toru Maekawa
  • Study on bioscience and nanotechnology, JSPS, Invitation of Eminent Researchers(Sir John Walker, 1997 Nobel Prize Laureate for Chemistry), (PI) Toru Maekawa
  • Fusion of novel functional microorganisms and nanotechnology, MEXT, 21st Century's Centre of Excellence Programme, (PI) Toru Maekawa
  • Investigation of Scope and Parameters for Bio-Nanotechnology Research between UK and Japan, Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), UK, (PI) Sir Harry Kroto; (Co-PIs) Toru Maekawa, Raymond Whitby
  • Heat propagation modes in critical fluids, JSPS, Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research: Exploratory Research, (PI) Toru Maekawa
  • Development of novel devices based on extremophiles and nano electronics, MEXT, Grant for the Establishment of High-Tech Research Centres, (Co-PI) Toru Maekawa
  • Development of microfluidic devices utilising electroosmotic forces and self-organisation of ferromagnetic colloidal particles, JSPS, Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research: Scientific Research (B), (PI) Toru Maekawa
  • Development of bio-nano technology, JSPS, Invitation of Eminent Researchers (Sir Harry Kroto, 1996 Nobel Prize Laureate for Chemistry), (PI) Toru Maekawa
  • Growth of homogeneous compound semiconductors by the travelling heater method, JSPS, Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research: Scientific Research (B), (PI) Toru Maekawa
  • Development of fast switching devices by the control of wavefunctions, JSPS, Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research: Exploratory Research, (PI) Toru Maekawa
  • Development of intelligent systems and elucidation of biological functions based on life and quantum sciences, MXT, Grant for the Establishment of High-Tech Research Centres, (Co-PI) Toru Maekawa
  • Active Control of Transport Processes in Manufacturing of Materials, JSPS, Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research: International Academic Research, (Co-PI) Toru Maekawa
  • High-precision Measurement and Active Control of Solidification, JSPS, Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research: on Priority Area, (Co-PI) Toru Maekawa
  • A Study on Bubble Dynamics in a Liquid under Temperature, Concentration or Electric Potential Gradient, Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research: Scientific Research (B), (Co-PI) Toru Maekawa
  • A study on heat and fluid flow in melt growth process of single crystal, Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research: Scientific Research (B), (Co-PI) Toru Maekawa

Educational Activities

Teaching Experience

  • Web education, Toyo University
  • English for science and technology, Toyo University
  • Introduction to bio-nano science and technology, Toyo University
  • Nonlinear science, Toyo University
  • Biophysics (Quamtum mechanics), Toyo University
  • Molecular dynamics, Toyo University
  • Statistical mechanics, Toyo University
  • Thermodynamics, Toyo University
  • Electromagnetism, Toyo University
  • Classical mechanics, Toyo University