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2018.01.22
Viewing atomic structures of dopant atoms in 3D relating to electrical activity in a semiconductor
2018.01.19
Room-Temperature Multiferroic Thin Films and Their Properties
2018.01.18
0.6% soy isoflavone in the diet decrease muscle atrophy
2017.12.28
New model considers an extra factor to improve our prediction of nuclear fission
2017.12.22
“Listening” drone helps find victims needing rescue in disasters
2017.12.18
Meteorites from Mars suffer a velocity boost due to the material pileup
2017.12.15
Uncovering essential enzymes for plant growth during nitrogen starvation
2017.12.15
A whole-body approach to understanding chemosensory cells
2017.12.08
How developing visual system axons stay in the correct layer
2017.12.04
Sustainable solvent platform for photon upconversion increases solar utilization efficiency
2017.11.29
Harnessing the rattling motion of oxygen ions to convert T-rays to visible light
2017.11.22
Protein intentionally terminates own synthesis by destabilizing synthesis machinery — the ribosome
2017.11.17
World's First Real-time Visualization of Water Produced Inside Fuel Cells
2017.11.14
A fast reactor system to shorten the lifetime of long-lived fission products
2017.11.14
Photopolymerization-triggered molecular motion for flexible liquid crystal display
2017.11.06
Elucidation of bone regeneration mechanism
2017.11.02
Discovery of a new structure family of oxide-ion conductors “SrYbInO4”
2017.10.13
Pioneering Discovery of an Odor-detecting Receptor Enhancer
2017.10.12
Hidetoshi Nishimori joins IEEE group to define quantum computing terminology
2017.10.12
Discovering potential therapeutic protein inhibitors for Chagas disease through computational drug discovery and in vitro enzyme assays
2017.10.03
Basis of Development of Vertebrate Limb Muscles has been established in Cartilaginous Fishes
2017.10.03
Superconductivity found in thin films of titanium oxide
2017.09.29
Meteorite tells us that Mars had a dense atmosphere 4 billion years ago
2017.09.26
A Preparative-Scale Reaction Using Platinum Clusters with a Single-Digit Atomicity Realized
2017.09.08
Sweet success: Nanocapsule perfectly binds sucrose in water
2017.09.06
New Electride Made of Multiple Metals Discovered
2017.09.06
Reusable ruthenium-based catalyst could be a game-changer for the biomass industry
2017.08.31
Tweaking thermoelectric voltage across atomic-scale gold junction by mechanical force
2017.08.30
High-speed switching for ultrafast electromechanical switches and sensors
2017.08.21
Biophysics explains how immune cells kill bacteria
2017.08.09
Tokyo Tech and Kawasaki City, combining forces in R&D on Computational Drug Discovery for Middle Molecules at KING SKYFRONT
2017.08.02
One-Nanometer Trimetallic Alloy Particles Created
2017.07.21
Antiaromatic molecule displays record electrical conductance
2017.07.14
Powering the future with low-cost, high-performance all-solid-state batteries
2017.07.06
Toward the next generation of superconductors and lithium-ion batteries: Scanning the surface of lithium titanate
2017.07.05
A dual-arm construction robot with remote-control function
2017.06.30
A rhodium-based catalyst for making organosilicon using less precious metal
2017.06.30
Formation of Artificial Cells with a Skeletal Support Reinforcement to withstand Application Realized
2017.06.27
Tokyo Tech's TSUBAME 3.0 and AIST's AAIC ranked 1st and 3rd on the Green500 List
2017.06.22
Discover a new cancer control strategy from African clawed frog
2017.06.16
Changing the color of laser light on the femtosecond time scale
2017.06.16
New carbon nitride material coupled with ruthenium enhances visible-light CO2 reduction in water
2017.06.15
NEC and Tokyo Institute of Technology use AI to dramatically increase image clarity under severe conditions
2017.06.07
Mixed valence states in lead perovskites: A possible avenue to produce next-generation materials
2017.05.25
Successful use of DNA as a computer in artificial cells - Realizing molecular robots that work in vivo -
2017.05.24
Energy-efficient green route to magnesium production
2017.05.23
New antiferromagnetic phase: Clue to design of iron-based superconductor with higher critical temperature
2017.05.08
Reducing down to 1/3 of thermal resistance by WOW technology for 3D DRAM application
2017.05.08
Improving detection of brain tumors
2017.04.27
Pioneering on-site ammonia production: Collaboration with Ajinomoto and UMI
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
2012.11.30
Evacuation procedures in big cities after massive earthquakes: Models based on the behavior of people in Tokyo after the ...
2012.11.30
Nb2O5·nH2O as a heterogeneous catalyst with water-tolerant Lewis acid sites
2012.11.29
The Large Scale Parallel Simulation Performed on the K computer
2012.11.21
Latest Research News "Towards medical treatments using cell level control"
2012.11.20
Meteorite samples provide definitive evidence of water and rock types on Mars
2012.11.02
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"
2012.10.19
Discovery of the origin of high oxygen permeability in praseodymium nickel oxide-based materials New design concept of the ...
2012.10.10
Latest Research News "Training computers to understand the human brain"
2012.10.10
Training computers to understand the human brain
2012.08.31
New smart building blends environmental features with stunning design concepts
2012.08.31
Shape memory alloys: New guideline for TiNi microstructure control and alloy design
2012.08.28
Simplifying genetic codes to look back in time
2012.07.17
Blue-fluorescent molecular nanocapsules
2012.05.31
Simultaneously measuring fluorescence and velocity in turbulent combustion
2012.05.31
Character building: Improving interactions in computer games
2012.04.25
Angular-Resolved Polarized Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy
2012.02.29
Making the impossible a real possibility: Magnetic bead technology for the life sciences
2012.02.29
Wireless communication at a billion bits per second
2012.02.29
Genetic circuits: Controlling cell fate
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
2011.11.30
A solution with a moving singularity for the Fujita equation
2011.11.30
Oiled with water? Understanding low friction fault line movements
2011.09.30
Carbon dioxide: Supercritical power
2011.08.31
Designing robots for dangerous activities
2011.08.31
A millimeter-wave antenna design allows high-gain and high-efficiency
2011.05.31
Thermoelectricity and lattice dislocations in topological insulators
2011.05.31
Topological polymer chemistry in pursuit of novel polymer properties and functions
2011.05.31
Fluid-structure interactions: Shock loading and failure in fluid-filled tubular structures
2011.03.31
In search of new functional materials
2011.03.31
Quantum logic: Multi-functioning
2011.03.31
Entropy versus volume for pseudo-Anosovs
2011.01.31
Differential geometry of wave fronts
2011.01.31
Soft X-rays: New Visualization Tool for Light Weight Elements in Energy Devices
2010.11.30
Compact Nano Profiler: Long-range and ultra precise
2010.11.30
Evaluating the earthquake resistance of building frames
2010.09.30
Wireless communications: Keep the noise down!
2010.09.30
Conflicts and coalitions
2010.09.30
Novel sputtering method enables the realization of ultra-high ...
2010.07.31
Disintegration of a complex molecular architecture into another functional material
2010.07.31
Synthesis of oligosialic acids using 5,4-N,O-carbonyl protected sialic acid
2010.07.31
Transporting small objects using ultrasound
2010.05.31
Diamond delights
2010.05.31
New stable uranyl (V) complex for progress in studies on actinyl ions--AnO2n+
2010.03.31
Nanosatellites open up a new paradigm in space exploration
2010.03.31
Discovering communities from bipartite networks
2010.03.31
Under pressure: Novel pressure differentiator for air sprin
2010.03.31
Finding heavier halos in exotic nuclei
2010.03.31
E-cad-Fc: A nanobiomachine that could help in rebuilding da..
2010.01.31
Superconducting gap function of Iron-Pnictide Co-doped BaFe2As2
2010.01.31
Estimating the future global population at risk of river flooding
2010.01.31
Seeing the spin
2009.11.30
Are habitable planets common around low-mass stars?
2009.11.30
Scientific affairs of the heart
2009.09.30
Porphyrin export in Escherichia coli
2009.09.30
Farsightedness may lead to overprovision in a public goods provision game
2009.09.30
Vis-MAIRS: Spectroscopic analysis of plasmon-polariton ...
2009.07.31
Atomic superexpress driven by ionization-induced site switching
2009.07.31
A substratum of distributed systems with millions of autonomous computers
2009.05.31
Green chemistry: Degrading fluorinated materials biologically
2009.03.31
Energy solutions
2009.03.31
Pyramidal traveling waves: a new propagating phenomenon
2009.03.31
A robotic helping hand

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