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Research Press Releases

2017.04.13
Algal residue - an alternative carbon resource for pharmaceuticals and polyesters
2017.04.05
Nonlinear Optical Detection of Terahertz-Wave Radiation from Resonant Tunneling Diodes
2017.04.04
Choosing the right substrate for the right function: role of ubiquitin-interacting motifs on ubiquitin-specific proteases
2017.03.24
Isotopic makeup of atmospheric sulfate and nitrate
2017.03.21
Transparent ceramics make super-hard windows
2017.03.17
Nanocages for gold particles: what is happening inside?
2017.03.14
Spin-resolved oscilloscope for charge and spin signals
2017.03.08
Inflammation in regeneration: a friend or foe?
2017.03.08
New model for deep mantle conveyor belt system at the core of the Earth
2017.03.03
Biofuel produced by microalgae
2017.03.02
Learning how to fine-tune nanofabrication
2017.02.28
Chemoselective acetalization by a bifuncional cerium phosphate catalyst
2017.02.24
Tokyo Institute of Technology and Input Output HK create the Cryptocurrency Collaborative Research Chair
2017.02.23
"Quartz" crystals at the Earth's core power its magnetic field
2017.02.22
Tokyo Tech supercomputer TSUBAME3.0 scheduled to start operating in summer 2017
2017.02.15
Sulfide-sensing mechanisms in purple bacteria
2017.02.14
Plasmas promote protein introduction in plants
2017.02.13
In cell molecular sieve from protein crystal
2017.02.09
Surprising spin behavior at room temperature
2017.02.07
The smoking gun of the giant impact on Pluto
2017.02.03
Artificially introduced atomic-level sensors enable measurements of the electric field within a working semiconductor device
2017.01.26
Development of a Hydraulic Drive High-Power Artificial Muscle through the Cabinet Office Tough Robotics Challenge
2017.01.11
Gravitational biology: Real time imaging and transcriptome analysis of medaka aboard space station
2016.12.27
New material with ferroelectricity and ferromagnetism may lead to better computer memory
2016.12.26
A skillful rescue robot with remote-control function
2016.12.22
Above and beyond megathrusts: Draining pore-fluids dampens tremors
2016.12.16
Ultra-high-speed optical fiber sensor enables detection of structural damage in real time
2016.12.15
Going with the flow: Facile synthesis of a complex biologically active oligopeptide
2016.12.07
3D solutions to energy savings in silicon power transistors
2016.12.06
New aspect of atom mimicry for nanotechnology applications
2016.11.17
Wearable terahertz scanning device for inspection of medical equipment and the human body
2016.11.15
Mystery solved behind birth of Saturn's rings
2016.11.01
New protein bridges chemical divide for 'seamless' bioelectronics devices
2016.10.26
How the African clawed frog got an extra pair of genes
2016.10.21
A novel non-invasive imaging probe for fast and sensitive detection of cancer
2016.10.20
Development of highly active and stable ammonia synthesis catalyst under low temperatures
2016.10.19
Exploring defects in nanoscale devices for possible quantum computing applications
2016.10.13
Kinetic analysis questions chemistry proposed for the origin of life
2016.10.12
Ultra-thin ferroelectric material for next-generation electronics
2016.10.07
New insights into early terrestrial planet formation
2016.09.27
Bowl-to-bowl inversion: Key to understanding mechano-electronic switches
2016.09.26
Controllable light-emitting materials to advance light sensing and nano-medicine
2016.09.21
ALMA Spots Possible Formation Site of Icy Giant Planet
2016.09.14
A new tumor suppressor gene for breast cancer in mice
2016.09.12
Catching histones by the tail: a new probe to track histone modifications in living cells
2016.09.05
Finding new controlling method for properties of glass
2016.08.25
In Silico Discovery and Development of Constrained Peptides
2016.08.19
Boron carrier for targeted tumour therapy
2016.08.17
New simple storage method for faecal samples offers improvements in the metagenomic analysis and the study of disease
2016.08.09
Genesis of REY-rich mud, deep-sea mineral resources decoded by a new statistical method
2016.08.04
Fibroblast growth factor signalling controls fin regeneration in zebrafish
2016.07.14
Oligosaccharides in breast milk are key
2016.07.13
The intrinsically disordered protein Atg13 mediates supramolecular assembly of autophagy initiation complexes
2016.07.06
Formation of Martian Satellites via a Giant Impact
2016.07.01
Neutron diffraction studies reveal origins of deterioration in lithium batteries
2016.06.27
Discovery of Large Thermoelectric Effect in Organic Compound at Near-zero Temperature
2016.06.24
Linking light to life: new pathways that help plants adapt to changing environments
2016.06.23
Computational materials screening and high-pressure synthesis reveal a promising nitride semiconductor for optoelectronics
2016.06.21
Development of Circuit Technology that Resolves Issues with High-Frequency Piezoelectric Resonators
2016.06.15
Illuminating detection of deep cancers
2016.06.10
"Nanomachine Contrast Agent" using existing MRI detects minimal cancer tissue with a highly sensitive visualization
2016.06.03
New imaging system for simultaneous acquisition of color and near-infrared images
2016.06.02
Earth's inner core is younger than we thought
2016.05.27
Tokyo Institute of Technology and Innovations and Future Creation Inc. conclude organizational partnership agreement
2016.05.26
Resolving metal-molecule interfaces at single-molecule junctions
2016.05.19
Abscisic Acid Helps Red Algae Tolerate Salt Stress by Controlling Cell Cycle Initiation
2016.05.18
Fine tuning phosphorous heterocycle materials for organic electronics
2016.05.16
Tokyo Institute of Technology and NRI entered a partnership agreement
2016.05.16
Shedding light on phototactic behavior of green algae
2016.05.13
Breakthrough enables more reliable electrical circuits built with Individual molecules
2016.04.25
Thin iron-based insulator-like film found capable of superconductivity at a high temperature
2016.04.19
Towards Controlling the Electronic Surface Structure of Materials
2016.04.05
Something to chew on: how low-energy gum may help with your waistline
2016.03.22
Press Conference on Research Reform - Launching the Institute of Innovative Research -
2016.03.22
Solid electrolytes open doors to solid-state batteries
2016.03.18
Hydride-ion conduction makes its first appearance
2016.03.17
New insights into Protein Synthesis
2016.03.04
Tokyo Tech, Sony, JRC and KDDI Labs have jointly developed a 40 GHz and 60 GHz wave-based high-throughput wireless access network
2016.02.10
Tokyo Tech and Fujitsu Achieve Wireless Transmission Speeds of 56 Gbps, World's Fastest
2016.02.04
Sensing Below the 1G Acceleration Barrier
2016.02.03
Microdroplet reactors mimic living systems
2016.02.02
Cultivating a new crop of superplants--a lesson from the fittest
2016.02.01
Gene regulation boosts ammonia production
2016.01.27
Mitsubishi Electric, Tokyo Tech, Ryukoku Univ., Microwave Chemical Develop Microwave Heating System With GaN-amplifier-module Heaters
2016.01.25
Long-period Ocean-bottom Motions Observed by DONET
2016.01.08
Atomic moves revealed by ultrabright electron pulses
2016.01.06
Creation of Jupiter interior, a step towards room temperature superconductivity
2015.12.16
Evidence for both mixing and layering of Earth's interior clarifies long-standing debate
2015.12.09
Drastic Improvement of Ammonia Production at Metal-Insulator Transition
2015.11.25
Turning metals into insulators and back again
2015.11.24
K computer takes first place in Graph 500 supercomputer ranking for second consecutive time
2015.11.19
Elucidation of nature of volume isotope effect in ice -- An unified view
2015.11.16
Research group unravels 50 year mystery concerning lead chromate
2015.11.13
Lighting the way to advanced drug design
2015.11.12
A potential control over superconductivity
2015.11.11
Biometamaterials: Inspiration from the surface of leaves
2015.10.05
More than what's going on at the surface
2015.09.29
Fish reveal details of bone density loss during space missions
2015.09.24
New diamond structures produce bright luminescence for quantum cryotography and biomarkers applications
2015.09.11
Ferritin releases carbon monoxide in regulated therapeutic doses
2015.09.09
Searching for the origins of RNA
2015.09.08
Genetic manipulation for algal biofuel production
2015.09.07
A new transgenic plant to produce biofuel
2015.09.03
Bringing plasmas into the surgery room
2015.08.25
Tokyo Tech Leads New Global Effort into Origins of Life
2015.08.21
Thin films offer promise for ferroelectric devices
2015.08.20
Key genetic event underlying fin-to-limb evolution
2015.08.19
Polymer folding: Pentacyclic geometries click into place
2015.08.17
A step forward for fuel cell technology
2015.08.04
The World's First Pneumatic Endoscope Manipulator Holds Promise for Quality Surgery
2015.07.31
K computer takes first place in Graph 500 supercomputer ranking
2015.07.28
Asymmetric optical-invisibility camouflage
2015.07.24
A nanomachine for "surgery with no incision" developed -- Aiming at outpatient cancer treatment
2015.07.23
How "Maxwell's demon" works inside living cells
2015.07.21
Self-assembled aromatic molecular stacks, towards modular molecular electronic components
2015.06.15
New degradation proteins show route to cell survival
2015.06.04
Tokyo Tech Opens New Materials Research Facility Genso Cube
2015.04.17
Fruit fly studies shed light on adaptability
2015.04.16
New functional dye for realizing a versatile two-photon excitation microscope
2015.04.13
Performance and durability combine in liquid crystal transistors
2015.04.08
A new catalyst redefines rate limitations in ammonia production
2015.03.25
Honorary Professor Yoshinori Ohsumi Receives 2015 Canada Gairdner International Award
2015.03.25
Tokyo Tech's Ookayama campus goes 'mega-solar' as part of the smart grid 'Ene-Swallow ver.3' project
2015.03.23
Identified Hadal/Trench Biosphere - Microbial Communities in Hadal Water Masses in Mariana Trench -
2015.03.12
Innovative technology to recover performance of CMOS devices damaged by hot carrier injection
2015.02.19
Moon's Spin Axis Four Billion Years Ago Was Tilted Several Tens Degrees More Than It Is Today
2015.02.18
Discovery of a Factor that Determines the Photocatalytic Activity of Titanium Dioxide
2015.02.17
The mystery of cosmic oceans and dunes - Earth-like planets are more likely to orbit Sun-like stars rather than lower-mass stars
2015.02.13
Plant fertility - how hormones get around
2015.02.06
Brain Activated by Facial Information before Actually Receiving It
2015.01.30
Nanodiamond-dispersed Transparent Screen Developed
2015.01.22
Development of Boron-based Molecular Super Lewis Acid
2015.01.21
Visualization of redox states of protein in vivo
2015.01.15
Successful Launch and Commencement of Operation for University-Developed Micro-satellite "TSUBAME"
2015.01.07
NASA, Tokyo Tech, Planetary Scientists Find Meteoritic Evidence of Mars Water Reservoir
2014.12.16
Development of High-Resolution MEMS Accelerometer with Capability to Detect Wide Range of Acceleration
2014.12.09
Genetics research demystifies fatal glandular disease
2014.12.03
Transparent oxide glass with rubber like property
2014.11.27
Protein-engineered cages aid studies of cell functions
2014.11.21
Neutron Halo Appears in a Heavy Magnesium Isotope
2014.11.20
Hydrogen in the Earth's core - Water-rich birth of the Earth -
2014.11.19
Rapid(<5s) and high-yield micro-flow peptide synthesis method using low-cost reagents developed
2014.11.18
28Gb/s wireless data rate achieved with millimeter-wave transceiver
2014.11.14
Light-harvesting: Mimicking photosynthesis with man-made leaves
2014.11.07
Successful observation of elementary excitation processes in Tomonaga-Luttinger liquid
2014.11.06
Past genetic polymorphisms contributed to African cichlid diversity
2014.11.05
Clock generator realized by pure digital circuit
2014.11.04
High activity of C12A7 electride catalyst clarified
2014.10.31
Insulating parent materials in iron-based superconductors transition to metallic states by electric fields
2014.10.29
Imaging of electrons moving around at 80,000m per second in semiconductor
2014.10.28
Discovery of second magnetic ordering phase accompanying structural change in iron-based superconducting materials
2014.10.27
Discovery of a Perovskite-type oxide superconductor with a new ordered structure
2014.10.23
Method established for detecting "Negative Hydrogen" H− ions in solids
2014.10.22
Success in decomposing blowfish poison using atmospheric pressure low-temperature plasma
2014.10.21
Elucidation of the Complicated Regulating Mechanism in Homologous Recombination
2014.10.08
Success in observing the spatial distribution of massless Dirac electrons
2014.10.06
Identification of enzyme gene involved in toxic alkaloid biosynthesis in potatoes
2014.09.29
2014 IEEE Computer Society Sidney Fernbach Award honors Professor Satoshi Matsuoka
2014.09.24
Stabilization of Highly Reactive Reagents upon Encapsulation
2014.09.10
Electroluminescence from a single polymer chain
2014.08.29
Discovery of Novel Three Iron-Chalcogenide Based Superconductors
2014.08.26
Lipid accumulation enhancement achieved using nutrition starvation-inducible promoter in algae
2014.08.20
TSUBAME-KFC supercomputer ranked No.1 in the world in two consecutive editions of the energy efficiency "Green500 List"
2014.08.05
Success in the simple synthesis of organofluorine medicinal/agrochemical intermediates
2014.08.04
Geological conditions and geotechnical characteristics of Phnom Penh subsoils in Cambodia
2014.07.24
Mechanism determining survival-and-death fate of cells in limb formation clarified
2014.07.16
Unique Exotic Structures Found in Extremely Neutron-rich Atomic Nuclei
2014.07.15
Mechanism controlling the length of RNA made during transcription revealed: New findings could help treatments for cancer
2014.07.14
Specialty film surface strain measurement method developed
2014.07.10
A giant step toward the artificial cell by successful synthesis of the functional cell membrane in vitro
2014.07.07
Mechanism for Organic Crystal Melting Using Light Discovered
2014.06.24
Improvements in MRIs, passenger screening, other image-detection applications on the horizon
2014.06.20
Ultra-Thinning of 300-mm Wafer Down to 4-micrometer Thickness
2014.05.30
Genome analysis reveals how algae evolved into land plants
2014.05.21
Insights into the stages of high-temperature superconductivity
2014.05.16
Discovery of a New Crystal Structure Family of Oxide-Ion Conductors
2014.05.09
Weight management benefits from savouring meals
2014.04.28
Meteorites reveal how Mars lost its water
2014.02.25
Absorbing sodium from fresh water in exchange with waste
2014.01.24
Organic chemical origins in hydrothermal systems
2014.01.06
How tastes are linked with facial expressions
2013.12.06
5-ALA and Iron in Synergistically Inhibiting Growth of Plasmodium Falciparum Malaria Parasites
2013.07.04
Latest Research News "Experimental Visualization of Oxygen Diffusion in a Layered Perovskite-type Cobaltite
2012.11.21
Latest Research News "Towards medical treatments using cell level control"
2012.10.31
Latest Research News "Discovery of the origin of high oxygen permeability in praseodymium nickel oxide-based materials New design concept of the interstitial ionic conductors by higher d10 dopant and Jahn-Teller effect"
2012.10.10
Latest Research News "Training computers to understand the human brain"
2012.10.10
Training computers to understand the human brain
2012.08.28
Simplifying genetic codes to look back in time
2012.02.29
Making the impossible a real possibility: Magnetic bead technology for the life sciences
2012.02.21
Sony and Tokyo Tech Jointly Develop Low-power LSIs for Wideband Millimeter-wave Wireless Communications that ...
2011.11.30
Into the Fast Stream: Real-time Web Monitoring with StreamWeb
2010.11.30
Compact Nano Profiler: Long-range and ultra precise
2010.03.31
Nanosatellites open up a new paradigm in space exploration
2009.07.31
Atomic superexpress driven by ionization-induced site switching
2009.03.31
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