Nanoscale Surface Science

[Professor] Masamichi Yoshimura

Basic Information

Masamichi Yoshimura


Ph. D

Date of birth


Laboratory Name

Surface Science Laboratory

Research Fields

Nanoscale Surface Science


scanning probe microscopy, carbon nanomaterials, metal/semiconductor interfaces, nanoscale physics


E-mail Address

Academic Background

Department of Applied Physics, University of Tokyo

Work History

Professor at Toyota Technological Institute (2009-Present)
Visiting Researcher at Lawrence Berkelery National Laboratory(2000-2001)
Associate Professor at Toyota Technological Institute (1995-2009)
Associate Professor at Hiroshima University (1992-1995)
Assistant Professor at Univ of Tokyo (1989-1992)

Membership of Academic Societies

・Chief Editor of Japan Society of Surface Science (2011-Present)
・Head of Chubu-Branch of Japan Society of Surface Science (2010-Present)
・JSPS 167 Committee (Nanoprobe Technology) (1998-Present)
・Editor of Jpn J. Applied Phys.(1998-2000)
・American Vacuum Society, Japanese Society of Applied Physics, The Physical Society of Japan

Research Themes

High resolution SPM using CNT-probes
Fabrication and application of carbon nanomaterials
Growth of matals on semiconductor surfaces
Nanoscale surface modification for life science and smart energy

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