MEMS/NEMS, Bionanotechnology

[Associate Professor] Shinya Kumagai

Basic Information

Shinya Kumagai


Doctor of Engineering

Laboratory Name

Micro Nano Mechatronics

Research Fields

MEMS/NEMS, Bionanotechnology


Academic Background

Graduate school of Mechanical engineering, Tohoku University

Work History

Accosiate professor, Toyota Technological Institute (2008-present)
Post doctoral research fellow, ATRL, Matsushita Electric Industrial Corporation (2004-2008)
Research associate, Institute of fluid science, Tohoku University (2001-2004)

Membership of Academic Societies

・The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineering
・The Japan Society of Applied Physics
・The Surface Science Society of Japan

Research Themes

Crystallization of thin amorphous Si film towards high efficiency MEMS/NEMS
Flow analysis of resist spray coating
Patterning micro/nano object through self-assemble process
Plasma Nano Technology

Original Papers

[Academic Year]2012
[Articles]Floating Wire for Enhancing Ignition of Atmospheric Pressure Inductively Coupled Microplasma
[Author]S. Kumagai, H. Asano, M. Hori, M. Sasaki
[Date of Issue]2012/1/20
[journal]Jpn. J. Appl. Phys., 51 (2012) 01AA01

[Academic Year]2012
[Articles]Flow Analysis of Photoresist Spray Coating towards Improving Coverage on Three-Dimensional Structures
[Author]S. Kumagai, H. Tajima, M. Sasaki
[Date of Issue]2011/10/11
[journal]Jpn. J. Appl. Phys., 50 (2011) 106501

[Academic Year]2011
[Articles]A water-soluble carbon nanotube network conjugated by nanoparticles with defined nanometre gaps
[Author]M. Kobayashi, S. Kumagai, B. Zheng, Y. Uraoka, T. Douglas, I. Yamashita
[Date of Issue]2011/2
[journal]Chem. Commun. 47 (2010) 3475

[Academic Year]2010
[Articles]Ferritin in the field of nanodevices
[Author]I. Yamashita, K. Iwahori, S. Kumagai
[Date of Issue]2010/3/12
[journal]Biochim. Biophys. Act. 1800 (2011) 846

[Academic Year]2009
[Articles]Electrostatic self-aligned placement of single nanodots by protein supramolecules
[Author]S. Yoshii, S. Kumagai, K. Nishio, A. Kadotani, I. Yamashita
[Date of Issue]2009/10/1
[journal]Appl. Phys. Lett., 95 (2009) 133702

[Academic Year]2009
[Articles]Self-aligned placement of biologically synthesized Coulomb islands within nanogap electrode for single electron transistor
[Author]S. Kumagai, S. Yoshii, N. Matsukawa, K. Nishio, R. Tsukamoto, I. Yamashita
[Date of Issue]2009/2/23
[journal]Appl. Phys. Lett., 94 (2009) 083103

Conference Presentations

[Academic Year]2012
[Academic Society]APCOT 2012
[Speakers]R. Shimane, S. Kumagai, M. Hori, M. Sasaki
[Date of Presentation]2012/7/9

[Academic Year]2012
[Academic Society]2012 MRS Spring Meeting
[Speakers]S. Kumagai, H. Murase, T. Tomikawa, S. Ogawa, I. Yamashita, Y. Uraoka, M. Sasaki
[Date of Presentation]2012/4/13

[Academic Year]2011
[Academic Society]The 16th International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems, Transducers' 11
[Speakers]S. Kumagai, S. Miyachi, I. Yamashita, Y. Uraoka, M. Sasaki
[Date of Presentation]2011/6/7

[Academic Year]2011
[Academic Society]2011 Solid State Conference on Solid State Devices and Materials
[Speakers]S. Kumagai, S. Miyachi, H. Murase, I. Yamashita, M. Sasaki
[Date of Presentation]2011/9/27

[Academic Year]2010
[Academic Society]The International Chemical Congress of Pacific Basin Societies
[Speakers]S. Kumagai, S. Miyachi, I. Yamashita, Y. Uraoka, M. Sasaki
[Date of Presentation]2010/12/17


[Academic Year]2010
[prize]Best Paper Award in 2010 International Symposium on Micro-NanoMechatronics and Human Science (MHS2010)
[Prize Winner]K. Masuno, S. Kumagai, M. Sasaki
[Award-Winning Date]2010/11/7-10

[Academic Year]2008
[prize]2008 SSDM Paper Award
[Prize Winner]S. Kumagai, S. Yoshii, N. Matsukawa, R. Tsukamoto, K. Nishio, I. Yamashita
[Award-Winning Date]2008/9/24

[Academic Year]2008
[prize]JJAP Paper Award
[Prize Winner]K. Yamada, S. Yoshii, S. Kumagai, I. Fujiwara, K. Nishio, M. Okuda, N. Matsukawa, I. Yamashita
[Award-Winning Date]2008/9/2

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