The following is a bit outdated. Update coming soon (hopefully…).


2011 Materials Research Society Spring Meeting
Apr. 25 – 29, Moscone West and San Francisco Marriott, San Francisco, California,
“Theoretical Analysis of the Space Charge Effect at the Metal/Oxide Interface – Fermi Level Alignment Model” (Symposium K, 4/27, oral presentation)
“Orbital Partition Approach for the Self-consistent Calculation of a Charged Nanocapacitor from First Principles” (Symposium YY, 4/29, oral presentation)

15th International Workshop on Computational Physics and Materials Science
Jan. 13 – 15, International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy, poster presentation
“Total Energy Formalism for Charged Nanocapacitors: Orbital Partition Approach”

物性研・CMSI・次世代ナノ情報 合同研究会 「計算物質科学の課題と展望」
Jan. 1 – 7, Institute for Solid State Physics, the Univ. of Tokyo, poster presentation
「バイアス印加ナノキャパシタの第一原理計算:軌道分離によるアプローチ 」


The 36th Symposium on Solid State Ionics of Japan
Nov. 24 – 26, Sendai City Information and Industrial Plaza、Sendai-shi, Miyagi, Japan, oral presentation
“Theoretical Analysis of Space Charge Layers at the Metal/Zirconia Interface ”

The 13th Asian Workshop on First-Principles Electronic Structure Calculations
Nov. 1 – 3, POSTECH, Pohang, Korea, poster presentation
“Orbital Partition Approach for the Application of Bias Voltage in Total Energy Density Functional Calculations”

The 6th TU-UT-SNU Student Workshop
Oct. 13 – 16, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, oral presentation (best presentation award)
“Development of Orbital Partition Method for Consideration of Bias Voltage within Density Functional Calculations and its Application to Nanocapacitors”

The 6th Solid State Ionics Seminar
Sept. 20 – 22, Hachioji Seminar House, Hachioji-shi, Tokyo, Japan, poster presentation
“First Principles Analysis of Carrier Density Modulation Due to Strain at Zirconia/Heterophase Interface”

Psi-k Conference 2010
Sept. 12 – 16, Free University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany, poster presentation
“First principles analysis of space charge layer formation at metal/zirconia interface”

6th KIAS Electronic Structure Calculations Workshop
June 21 – 22, KIAS, Seoul Korea, poster presentation
“Theoretical analysis of space-charge-layer formation at metal/solid electrolyte interface”

Tsinghua Week at Todai –JSPS Asian CORE Program Workshop on Materials Science and Engineering
May 14, Hongo Campus, The University of Tokyo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Japan, oral presentation
“First principles investigation of ionic conductivity modulation at zirconia/heterophase interfaces”

Japan Institute of Metals 2010 Spring Annual Meeting
Mar. 28 – 30, Tsukuba Campus, University of Tsukuba, poster presentation
「ジルコニア中のイオン伝導の歪み依存性」 (no English title)

The 5th Solid State Ionics Seminar
Mar. 5 – 7, Montana Resort Iwanuma, Iwanuma-shi, Sendai, Japan, poster/oral presentation (special talk by young scientists)


The 35th Symposium on Solid State Ionics of Japan
Dec. 7 – 9, Gran Cube Osaka, Osaka-shi, Osaka, Japan, oral presentation
“First Principles Simulation of Oxygen Vacancy Formation Energies Near Nickel/Zirconia Interface”

The 5th TU-UT-SNU Student Workshop
10月14日~17日、清華大学 、中国北京市、ポスター・口頭発表
“First Principles Investigation of Interface Effects on Oxygen Vacancy Formation and Migration in Zirconia”

10th International Conference on Atomically Controlled Surfaces, Interfaces and Nanostructures
Sept. 21 – 25, Granada Conference Center, Granada, Spain, oral presentation
“First principles study of vacancy charge states and metal/oxide interfaces in cubic zirconia and their effect on vacancy migration”

The 7th Annual Meeting of the Society of Nano Science and Technology
May 9 – 12, Asano Campus, The University of Tokyo, poster presentation
“First Principles Investigation of Heterointerface Effect on Ionic Conductivity at the Nickel/Zirconia Interface”

ECI Nonstoichiometric Compounds
Mar. 8 – 13, Jeju Grand Hotel, Jeju, Korea, poster presentation
“First Principles Simulation of Stoichiometry and Interface/Surface Effects on the Ionic Conductivity of Yttria-Stabilized Zirconia”


The 34th Symposium on Solid State Ionics of Japan
Dec. 3 – 5, Institute of Industrial Science, the University of Tokyo, Meguro-ku, Tokyo,
Japan, oral presentation
“First Principles Simulation of Ionic Conduction in Yttria Stabilized Zirconia – Surface/Interface and Stoichiometry Effects -”

Annual Fall Meeting of the Physical Society of Japan
Sept. 20 – 23, Ueda Campus, Iwate University, Morioka-shi, Iwate, Japan, poster
“First Principles Simulation of Surface/Interface Effects on Ionic Conduction of Solid Oxide Material”

The 4th Summer Seminar on Nanoionics
Sept. 12 – 14, Hotel New Mitoya, Akiu-cho, Miyagi, Japan, poster presentation
“First Principles Simulation of Ionic Conduction in Solid Oxide Material”