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Team Leader

Ryuhei NAKAMURA ELSI
Ryuhei NAKAMURA 中村 龍平
2002-2005: Division of Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering Science, Osaka University (Dr. Sci.)
2005-2006: JSPS Postdoctoral fellow (PD), Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, US
2006-2013: Assistant Professor, Department applied chemistry, the University of Tokyo
2013-present: Team Leader, RIKEN Center for Sustainable Resource Science, Biofunctional catalyst research team
2017-present: Professor, Earth Life Science Institute, Tokyo Institute of Technology
2019-present: Associate Editor, ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering
Researcher ID: C-9729-2014
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Senior Scientist

Yoko CHIBA
Yoko CHIBA 千葉 洋子
Academic degree: Doctor of biotechnology
Research field: Metabolic biochemistry
Educational background: Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo
Latest research topic: Search for undiscovered metabolisms and enzymes
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Research Scientist

Hideshi OOKA
Hideshi OOKA 大岡 英史
Academic degree: Doctor of Engineering
Research field: Electrochemistry
Educational background: Department of Applied Chemistry, The University of Tokyo
Latest research topic: Development of Catalyst Theory Based on Chemical Reaction Networks and Machine Learning
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Special Postdoctoral Researcher

Hye-Eun LEE
Hye-Eun LEE 이혜은/李惠銀
Academic degree: Doctor of Engineering
Research field: Bio- and geo-inspired nanomaterial
Educational background: Seoul National University
Latest research topic: Fabrication of nanomaterial and understanding structure formation
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Postdoctoral Researcher

Shuang KONG
Shuang KONG 孔爽
Academic degree: Doctor of Chemical Physics
Research field: Thermoelectric materials
Educational background: University of Chinese Academy of Sciences
Latest research topic: Spectroelectrochemistry in (photo)electrocatalytic water oxidation
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Ailong LI
Ailong LI 李爱龍
Academic degree: Master of Chemical Physics
Research field: Photoelectrocatalytic water splitting, Electrocatalysis
Educational background: University of Chinese Academy of Sciences
Latest research topic: Spectroelectrochemistry in (photo)electrocatalytic water oxidation
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Ji-Eun Lee
Ji-Eun LEE 이지은/李智恩
Academic degree: Doctor of Chemistry
Research field: Nano Material Science and Electrocatalysis
Educational background: Ewha Womans University
Latest research topics: Electrocatalytic reduction of CO2 in biomimetic catalysis
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Technical Staff

Kesu DONG
Kesu DONG 董克蘇
Academic degree: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
Research field: Animal Nutrition, Microbiology, Veterinary Public Health, Toxicology, Molecular Biology
Educational background: Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo
Latest research topic: Construction of a DNA generation reaction system for autonomous DNA-based computing at a physiological temperature
Marie WINTZER
Marie WINTZER
Academic degree: Ph.D in Biophysics
Research field: Neuroscience, Molecular Biology
Educational background: Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
Latest research topic: Identifying new enzymes for amino acid synthesis in bacteria
Kazuna Fushimi 伏見 和奈
Academic degree: Master of Chemistry
Research field: Solid-state (electro)chemistry
Educational background: Tokai University
Latest research topic: Spectroelectrochemistry in (photo)electrocatalytic water oxidation

CPSF Fellow

YangYang
Yang YANG
Academic degree: Doctor of Engineering
Research field: Hydrothermal chemistry
Educational background: Shanghai Jiaotong University
Latest research topic: Hydrothermal reduction of CO2 with biomass

Visiting Scientist


Shawn E. McGlynn
Shawn E. MCGLYNN(Associate Professor; Tokyo Institute of Technology)
Academic degree: Ph.D. of Biochemistry
Research field: Environmental microbiology and Biochemistry
Educational background:
2001-2005: B.S. Chemistry; Montana State University
2006-2010: Ph.D Biochemistry; Montana State University
2010-2014: Post Doctoral Scholar, Agouron Scholar, and Senior Post Doctoral Scholar in Geobiology; Caltech
Latest research topics:
Enzymatics of sulfur isotope fractionation, single cell ecophysiology in environmental microbial populations, cell-cell interfaces and cell-surface based direct electron transfer, origin of life

Nobuaki SHONO
Nobuaki SHONO 庄野 暢晃(Chitose Laboratory)
Academic degree: Doctor of Science
Research field: Electroecology, Microbial Electrochemistry, Molecular Biology
Educational background: Department of Biological Science, Nagoya University
Latest research topic: Metabolic regulation via redox potential, regulation of environmental redox potential via benthic symbiosis

Research Part Time Worker

Nao TSUNEMATSU 常松 奈緒

Assistant

Tomomi MINAMI
Tomomi MINAMI 南 ともみ
Taeko HORIE
Taeko HORIE 堀江 妙子
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