PUBLICATIONS

Original Papers

    2019

  1. Y. Wang, T. Hayashi, D. He, Y. Li, F. Jin, R. Nakamura, A reduced imidazolium cation layer serves as the active site for electrochemical carbon dioxide reduction, Appl. Catal., B, 2019, 264, 118495. DOI.
  2. H. Ooka, R. Nakamura, Shift of the optimum binding energy at higher rates of catalysis, J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2019, 10, 6706-6713. DOI
  3. N. Kitadai, R. Nakamura, M. Yamamoto, K. Takai, N. Yoshida, Y. Oono, Metals likely promoted protometabolism in early ocean alkaline hydrothermal systems, Sci. Adv., 2019; 5: eaav7848. DOI
  4. D. He, H. Ooka, Y. Li, F. Jin, R. Nakamura, Phase-selective hydrothermal synthesis of metallic MoS2 at high temperature, Chem. Lett., 2019, 48, 828-831. DOI
  5. T. Hayashi, N. Bonnet, A. Yamaguchi, K. Suetsugu, R. Nakamura, Electrochemical characterization of manganese oxides as a water oxidation catalyst in proton exchange membrane electrolysers, R. Soc. Open Sci., 2019, 6, 190122. DOI
  6. A. Li, H. Ooka, N. Bonnet, T. Hayashi, Y. Sun, Q. Jiang, C. Li, H. Han, R. Nakamura, Stable potential windows for long-term electrocatalysis by manganese oxides under acidic conditions, Angew. Chem., Int. Ed., 2019, 58, 5054-5058. DOI
  7. H. Ooka, S. McGlynn, R. Nakamura, Electrochemistry at deep-sea hydrothermal vents: utilization of the thermodynamic driving force towards the autotrophic origin of life, ChemElectroChem, 2019, 6, 1316-1323. DOI
  8. V. Sojo, A. Ohno, S. McGlynn, Y. Yamada, R. Nakamura, Microfluidic reactors for carbon fixation under ambient-pressure alkaline-hydrothermal-vent Conditions, Life, 2019, 9, 16. DOI

    2018

  9. Y. Li, N. Kitadai, R. Nakamura, Chemical diversity of metal sulfide minerals and its implications for the origin of life, Life, 2018, 8, 46. DOI
  10. R. Nakamura, Electrocatalysis at deep-sea hydrothermal vents, 24th International Solvay Conference on Chemistry-Catalysis in Chemistry and Biology, 2018, 233-235. DOI
  11. A. Yamaguchi, T. Takashima, K. Hashimoto, R. Nakamura, Preparation of polyoxometalate-based photo-responsive membranes for the photo-activation of manganese oxide catalysts, JoVE, 2018, DOI
  12. M. Yamamoto, R. Nakamura, K. Takai, Deep-sea hydrothermal fields as natural power plants, Chemelectrochem, 2018, DOI
  13. H. Ooka, K. Hashimoto, R. Nakamura, Design strategy of multi-electron transfer catalysts based on a bioinformatic analysis of oxygen evolution and reduction enzymes, Mol. Inf., 2018, 37, 1700139. DOI
  14. N. Kitadai, R. Nakamura, M. Yamamoto, K. Takai, Y. Li, A. Yamaguchi, A. Gilbert, Y. Ueno, N. Yoshida, Y. Oono, Geoelectrochemical CO production: implications for the autotrophic origin of life, Sci. Adv., 2018;4: eaao7265. DOI
  15. Y. Li, R. Nakamura, Structural change of molybdenum sulfide facilitates the electrocatalytic hydrogen evolution reaction at neutral pH as revealed by in situ Raman spectroscopy, Chinese J. Catal., 2018, 39, 401-406. DOI
  16. H. Kakizaki, H. Ooka, T. Hayashi, A. Yamaguchi, N. Bonnet-Mercier, K. Hashimoto, R. Nakamura, Evidence that crystal facet orientation dictates oxygen evolution intermediates on rutile manganese oxide, Adv. Funct. Mater., 2018, 28, 1706319. DOI
  17. D. He, Y. Li, H. Ooka, Y. K. Go, F. Jin, S. H. Kim, R. Nakamura, Selective electrocatalytic reduction of nitrite to dinitrogen based on decoupled proton-electron transfer, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2018, 140, 2012-2015. DOI
  18. S. Kawaichi, T. Yamada, A. Umezawa, S. E. McGlynn, T. Suzuki, N. Dohme, T. Yoshida, Y. Sako, N. Matsushita, K. Hashimoto, R. Nakamura, Anodic and cathodic extracellular electron transfer by the filamentous bacterium Ardenticatena maritima 110S, Front. Microbiol., 2018, DOI.

    2017

  19. A. Yamaguchi, T. Takashima, K. Hashimoto, R. Nakamura, Design of metal-to-metal charge-transfer chromophores for visible-light activation of oxygen-evolving Mn oxide catalysts in a polymer film, Chem. Mater., 2017, 29, 7234-7242. DOI
  20. H. Ooka, A. Yamaguchi, T. Takashima, K. Hashimoto, R. Nakamura, Efficiency of oxygen evolution on iridium oxide determined from the pH dependence of charge accumulation, J. Phys. Chem. C, 2017, 121, 17873-17881. DOI
  21. H. Ooka, T. Takashima, A. Yamaguchi, T. Hayashi, R. Nakamura, Element strategy of oxygen evolution electrocatalysis based on in situ spectroelectrochemistry, Chem. Commun., 2017, 53, 7149-7161. DOI
  22. M. Yamamoto, R. Nakamura, T. Kasaya, H. Kumagai, K. Suzuki, K. Takai, Spontaneous and Widespread Electricity Generation in Natural Deep-Sea Hydrothermal Fields, Angew. Chem., Int. Ed., 2017, 56, 5725-5728. DOI
  23. K. Jin, H. Seo, T. Hayashi, M. Balamurugan, D. Jeong, Y. K. Go, J. S. Hong, K. H. Cho, H. Kakizaki, N. Bonnet-Mercier, M. G. Kim, S. H. Kim, R. Nakamura, K. T. Nam, Mechanistic investigation of water oxidation catalyzed by uniform, assembled MnO nanoparticles, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2017, 139, 2277-2285. DOI
  24. Y. Li, A. Yamaguchi, M. Yamamoto, K. Takai, R. Nakamura, Molybdenum Sulfide: A Bioinspired Electrocatalyst for Dissimilatory Ammonia Synthesis with Geoelectrical Current, J. Phys. Chem. C, 2017, 121, 2154-2164. DOI
  25. 2016

  26. T. Hayashi, A. Yamaguchi, K. Hashimoto, R. Nakamura, Stability of organic compounds on the oxygen-evolving center of photosystem II and manganese oxide water oxidation catalysts, Chem. Commun., 2016, 52, 13760-13763. DOI
  27. T. Lee, A. Okamoto, S. Jung, R. Nakamura, J. R. Kim, K. Watanabe, K. Hashimoto, Microbial Electrochemical Technologies Producing Electricity and Valuable Chemicals from Biodegradation of Waste Organic Matters, Manual of Environmental Microbiology, Fourth Edition, 2016. DOI
  28. H. Ooka, Y. Wang, A. Yamaguchi, M. Hatakeyama, S. Nakamura, K. Hashimoto, R. Nakamura, Legitimate Intermediates of Oxygen Evolution on Iridium Oxide Revealed by In-situ Electrochemical Evanescent Wave Spectroscopy, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2016, 18, 15199-15204. DOI
  29. T. Yamada, S. Kawaichi, A. Matsuyama, M. Yoshida, N. Matsushita, R. Nakamura, Extracellular Electron Transfer of Pseudomonas stutzeri Driven by Lithotrophic and Mixotrophic Denitrification, Electrochemistry, 2016, 84, 312-314. DOI
  30. A. Yamaguchi, T. Takashima, K. Hashimoto, R. Nakamura, Water Splitting Using Electrochemical Approach, Solar to Chemical Energy Conversion, Vol.32, pp175-189.
  31. A. Yamaguchi, Y. Li, T. Takashima, K. Hashimoto, R. Nakamura, CO2 Reduction Using an Electrochemical Approach from Chemical, Biological, and Geological Aspects in the Ancient and Modern Earth, Solar to Chemical Energy Conversion, Vol.32, pp213-228.
  32. 2015

  33. S. Kawaichi, Takashi Yoshida, Yoshihiko Sako, R. Nakamura, Draft Genome Sequence of a Heterotrophic Facultative Anaerobic Thermophilic Bacterium, Ardenticatena maritima Strain 110ST, Genome Announc., 2015, 3, e01145-15. DOI
  34. T. Ishii, S. Kawaichi, H. Nakagawa, K. Hashimoto, R. Nakamura, From chemolithoautotrophs to electrolithoautotrophs: CO2 fixation by Fe(II)-oxidizing bacteria coupled with direct uptake of electrons from solid electron sources, Front. Microbiol., 6:994. DOI
  35. R. Ang, A. Khan, N. Tsujii, K. Takai, R. Nakamura, T. Mori, Thermoelectricity Generation and Electron-Magnon Scattering in a Natural Chalcopyrite Mineral from a Deep-Sea Hydrothermal Vent, Angew. Chem., Int. Ed., 2015, 54, 12909-12913. DOI
  36. K. Kondo, A. Okamoto, K. Hashimoto, R. Nakamura, Sulfur-Mediated Electron Shuttling Sustains Microbial Long-Distance Extracellular Electron Transfer with the Aid of Metallic Iron Sulfides, Langmuir, 2015, 31, 7427-7434. DOI
  37. X. Deng, R. Nakamura, K. Hashimoto, A. Okamoto, Electron Extraction from an Extracellular Electrode by Desulfovibrio ferrophilus Strain IS5 Without Using Hydrogen as an Electron Carrier, Electrochemistry, 2015, 83, 529-531. DOI
  38. 2014

  39. A. Yamaguchi, M. Yamamoto, K. Takai, T. Ishii, K. Hashimoto, R. Nakamura, Electrochemical CO2 Reduction by Ni-containing Iron Sulfides: How Is CO2 Electrochemically Reduced at Bisulfide-Bearing Deep-sea Hydrothermal Precipitates?, Electrochim. Acta, 2014, 141, 311-318. DOI
  40. A. Okamoto, R. Nakamura, K. H. Nealson, K. Hashimoto, Bound Flavin Model Suggests Similar Electron-Transfer Mechanisms in Shewanella and Geobacter, ChemElectroChem, 2014, 1, 1808-1812. DOI
  41. A. Okamoto, S. Kalathil, X. Deng, K. Hashimoto, R. Nakamura, K. H. Nealson, Cell-secreted Flavins Bound to Membrane Cytochromes Dictate Electron Transfer Reactions to Surfaces with Diverse Charge and pH, Sci. Rep., 2014, 4:5628. DOI
  42. A. Yamaguchi, R. Inuzuka, T. Takashima, T. Hayashi, K. Hashimoto, R. Nakamura, Regulating Proton-Coupled Electron Transfer for Efficient Water Splitting by Manganese Oxides at Neutral pH, Nat. Commun., 2014, 5:4256. DOI
  43. T. Takashima, A. Yamaguchi, K. Hashimoto, H. Irie, R. Nakamura, In situ UV-vis Absorption Spectra of Intermediate Species for Oxygen-Evolution Reaction on the Surface of MnO2 in Neutral and Alkaline Media, Electrochemistry, 2014, 82, 325-327. DOI
  44. H. Ooka, T. Ishii, K. Hashimoto, R. Nakamura, Light-induced Cell Aggregation of Euglena gracilis Towards Economically Feasible Biofuel Production, RSC. Adv., 2014, 4, 20693-20698. DOI
  45. A. Okamoto, K. Saito, K. Inoue, K. H. Nealson, K. Hashimoto, R. Nakamura, Uptake of Self-secreted Flavins as Bound Cofactors for Extracellular Electron Transfer in Geobacter Species, Energy Environ. Sci., 2014, 7, 1357-1361. (Selected to Inside Cover) DOI
  46. 2013

  47. M. Yamamoto, R. Nakamura, K. Oguri, S. Kawagucci, K. Suzuki, K. Hashimoto, K. Takai, Generation of Electricity and Illumination by an Environmental Fuel Cell in Deep-Sea Hydrothermal Vents, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2013, 52, 10758-10761. (Selected to Research Highlight by Nature) DOI
  48. Y. Zhao, R. Nakamura, K. Kamiya, S. Nakanishi, K. Hashimoto, Nitrogen-doped Carbon Nanomaterials as Non-metal Electrocatalysts for Water Oxidation, Nat. Commun., 2013, 4:2390. DOI
  49. K. Nishio, R. Nakamura, X. Lin, T. Konno, K. Ishihara, S. Nakanishi, K. Hashimoto, Extracellular Electron Transfer across Bacterial Cell Membranes via a Cytocompatible Redox‐Active Polymer, ChemPhysChem, 2013, 14, 2159-2163. DOI
  50. A. Okamoto, K. Hashimoto, K. H. Nealson, R. Nakamura, Rate Enhancement of Bacterial Extracellular Electron Transport Involves Bound Flavin Semiquinones, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 2013, 110, 7856-7861. (Selected to HighWire Press-hosted articles by PNAS and Key Scientific Article in Global Medial Discovery) DOI
  51. R. Nakamura, F. Kai, A. Okamoto, K. Hashimoto, Mechanisms of Long-distance Extracellular Electron Transfer of Metal-reducing Bacteria Mediated by Nanocolloidal Semiconductive Iron Oxides, J. Mater. Chem. A, 2013, 1, 5148-5157. (Rising Stars and Young Nanoarchitects in Materials Science) DOI
  52. T. Mogi, T. Ishii, K. Hashimoto, R. Nakamura, Low-Voltage Electrochemical CO2 Reduction by Bacterial Voltage-Multiplier Circuits, Chem. Commun., 2013, 49, 3967-3969. DOI
  53. 2012

  54. T. Takashima, K. Hashimoto, R. Nakamura, Inhibition of Charge Disproportionation of MnO2 Electrocatalysts for Efficient Water Oxidation under Neutral Conditions, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134, 18153-18156. DOI
  55. T. Takashima, K. Hashimoto, R. Nakamura, Mechanisms of pH-Dependent Activity for Water oxidation to Molecular Oxygen by MnO2 Electrocatalysts, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134, 1519-1527. DOI
  56. T. Ishii, T. Nakagawa, K. Hashimoto, R. Nakamura, Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans as a Bioelectrocatalyst for Conversion of Atmospheric CO2 into Extracellular Pyruvic Acid, Electrochemistry, 2012, 80, 327329. DOI
  57. T. Takashima, K. Hashimoto, R. Nakamura, Multielectron-Transfer Reactions at Single Cu(II) Centers Embedded in Polyoxotungstates Driven by Photo-Induced Metal-to-Metal Charge Transfer from Anchored Ce(III) to Framework W(VI), Chem. Commun., 2012, 48, 2964-2966. DOI
  58. A. Okamoto, K. Hashimoto, R. Nakamura, Long-range Electron Conduction of Shewanella Biofilms Mediated by Outer Membrane C-type Cytochromes, Bioelectrochemistry, 2012, 85, 61-65. (Selected to Key Scientific Article in Global Medial Discovery) DOI
  59. A. Okamoto, K. Hashimoto, R. Nakamura, Spectroelectrochemical Investigation on Biological Electron Transfer Associated with Anode Performance in Microbial Fuel Cells, Recent Trend in Electrochemical Science and Technology (Review), 2012, 207-222. DOI
  60. 2011

  61. S. Shibanuma, R. Nakamura, Y. Hirakawa, K. Hashimoto, K. Ishii, Observation of In Vivo Cytochrome-Based Electron Transport Dynamics using Time-Resolved Evanescent Wave Electroabsorption Spectroscopy, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2011, 50, 9137-9140. DOI
  62. T. Takashima, R. Nakamura, K. Hashimoto, Visible-Light-Absorbing Lindqvist-Type Polyoxometalates as Building Blocks for All-Inorganic Photosynthetic Assemblies, Electrochemistry, 2011, 79, 783-786. DOI
  63. A. Okamoto, R. Nakamura, K. Hashimoto, In-vivo Identification of Direct Electron Transfer from Shewanella Oneidensis MR-1 to Electrodes via Outer-membrane OmcA-MtrB Protein Complexes, Electrochim. Acta, 2011, 56, 5526-5531. DOI
  64. S. Mori, K. Ishii, K. Hirakawa, R. Nakamura, K. Hashimoto, In vivo Participation of Artificial Porphyrins in Electron Transport Chains: Electrochemical and Spectroscopic Analyses of Microbial Metabolism, Inorg. Chem., 2011, 50, 2037-2039. DOI
  65. 2010

  66. R. Nakamura, T. Takashima, S. Kato, K. Takai, M. Yamamoto, K. Hashimoto, Electrical Current Generation across a Black Smoker Chimney, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2010, 49, 7692-7694. (Selected to Hot Topics in Sustainable Chemistry) DOI
  67. H. Liu, G. J. Newton, R. Nakamura, K. Hashimoto, S. Nakanishi, Electrochemical Characterization of a Single Electricity-Producing Bacterial Cell of Shewanella by Using Optical Tweezers, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2010, 49, 6596-6599. DOI
  68. R. Nakamura, Y. Nakato, Molecular Mechanism of Water Oxidation Reaction at Photo-irradiated TiO2 and Related Metal Oxide Surfaces, Solid. State. Phenom. (Review), 2010, 162, 1-27. DOI
  69. R. Nakamura, K. Kamiya, K. Hashimoto, Direct Electron-transfer Conduits Constructed at the Interface Between Multicopper Oxidase and Nanocrystalline Semiconductive Fe oxides, Chem. Phys. Lett.. 2010, 498, 307-311. DOI
  70. S. Kato, R. Nakamura, F. Kai, K. Watanabe, K. Hashimoto, Respiratory Interactions of Soil Bacteria with (Semi)conductive Iron-oxide Minerals, Environ. Microbiol., 2010, 12, 3114-3123. DOI
  71. R. Nakamura, A. Okamoto, N. Tajima, G. J. Newton, F. Kai, T. Takashima, K. Hashimoto, Biological Iron-Monosulfide Production for Efficient Electricity Harvesting from a Deep-Sea Metal-Reducing Bacterium, ChemBioChem, 2010, 11, 643-645. (Selected to Front Cover) DOI
  72. Y. Zhao, K. Watanabe, R. Nakamura, S. Mori, H. Liu, K. Ishii, K. Hashimoto, Three-dimensional Conductive Nanowire Networks for Maximizing Anode Performance in Microbial Fuel Cells, Chem. -Eur. J., 2010, 16, 4982-4985. DOI
  73. 2009

  74. T. Takashima, R. Nakamura, K. Hashimoto, Visible Light Sensitive Metal Oxide Nanocluster Photocatalysts: Photo-Induced Charge Transfer from Ce(III) to Keggin-Type Polyoxotungstates, J. Phys. Chem. C, 2009, 113, 17247-17253. DOI
  75. R. Nakamura, K. Ishii, K. Hashimoto, Electronic Absorption Spectra and Redox Properties of C Type Cytochromes in Living Microbes, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2009, 48, 1606-1608. DOI
  76. G. J. Newton, S. Mori, R. Nakamura, K. Hashimoto, K. Watanabe, Analyses of Current-Generating Mechanisms of Shewanella loihica PV-4 and Shewanella oneidensis MR-1 in Microbial Fuel Cells, Appl. Environ. Microbiol., 2009, 75, 7674-7681. (Selected to SCIENCE Editor’s Choice) DOI
  77. A. Okamoto, R. Nakamura, K. Ishii, K. Hashimoto, In vivo Electrochemistry of C-Type Cytochrome-Mediated Electron-Transfer with Chemical Marking, ChemBioChem, 2009, 10, 2329-2332. DOI
  78. R. Nakamura, K. Hashimoto, Harnessing self-organizing bacterial networks for microbial fuel cells, SPIE, 2009. DOI
  79. R. Nakamura, F. Kai, A. Okamoto, G. J. Newton, K. Hashimoto, Self-Constructed Electrically Conductive Bacterial Networks, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2009, 48, 508-511. (Selected to Press released Article) DOI
  80. 2008

  81. A. Okamoto, R. Nakamura, H. Osawa, K. Hashimoto, Anchored Oxo-Bridged Bimetallic Complexes, (SiO)3-Ti-O-Fe(corrole), on Silica Mesopores as Multi-Electron-Transfer Photosystems, J. Phys. Chem. C, 2008, 112, 19777-19783. DOI
  82. A. Okamoto, R. Nakamura, H. Osawa, K. Hashimoto, Site-Specific Synthesis of Oxo-Bridged Mixed-Valence Binuclear Complexes on Mesoporous Silica, Langmuir, 2008, 24, 7011-7017. DOI
  83. H. Irie, S. Miura, R. Nakamura, K. Hashimoto, A novel visible-light-sensitive efficient photocatalyst, Cr-III-grafted TiO2, Chem. Lett., 2008, 37, 252-253. DOI
  84. H. Liu, A. Imanishi, R. Nakamura, Y. Nakato, Highly active photocatalyst BixTiyVxO4x + 2y (x y) for oxygen evolution under visible-light illumination, Phys. Status Solidi B, 2008, 245, 1807-1815. DOI
  85. 2007

  86. R. Nakamura, A. Okamoto, H. Osawa, H. Irie, K. Hashimoto, Design of All-Inorganic Molecular-Based Photocatalysts Sensitive to Visible Light: Ti(IV)-O-Ce(III) Bimetallic Assemblies on Mesoporous Silica, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2007, 129, 9596-9597. DOI
  87. A. Imanishi, T. Okamura, N. Ohashi, R. Nakamura, Y. Nakato, Mechanism of Water Photooxidation Reaction at Atomically Flat TiO2 (Rutile) (110) and (100) Surfaces: Dependence on Solution pH, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2007, 129, 11569-11578. DOI
  88. S. Nakanishi, T. Tanaka, Y. Saji, E. Tsuji, S. Fukushima, K. Fukami, T. Nagai, R. Nakamura, A. Imanishi, Y. Nakato, Ordered Nanogroove Arrays on n-TiO2 with a Variation of the Groove Depth, Formed by Self-Organized Photoetching, J. Phys. Chem. C, 2007, 111, 3934-3937. DOI
  89. 2006

  90. R. Nakamura, H. Frei, Visible Light-Driven Water Oxidation by Ir oxide Clusters Coupled to Single Cr Centers in Mesoporous Silica, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2006, 128, 10668-10669. DOI
  91. 2005

  92. R. Nakamura, T. Okamura, N. Ohashi, A. Imanishi, Y. Nakato, Molecular Mechanisms of Photo-induced Oxygen Evolution, PL Emission, and Surface Roughening at Atomically Smooth (110) and (100) n-TiO2 (Rutile) Surfaces in Aqueous Acidic Solutions, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2005, 127, 12975-12983. DOI
  93. R. Nakamura, T. Tanaka, Y. Nakato, Oxygen Photoevolution on Tantalum Oxynitride Photocatalyst under Visible-light Irradiation: How Does Water Photooxidation Proceed on an Oxynitride Surface?, J. Phys. Chem. B, 2005, 109, 8920-8927. DOI
  94. R. Nakamura, N. Ohashi, A. Imanishi, T. Osawa, Y. Matsumoto, H. Koinuma, Y. Nakato, Crystal-Face Dependences of Surface Band Edges and Hole Reactivity, Revealed by Preparation of Essentially Atomically Smooth and Stable (110) and (100) n-TiO2 (Rutile) Surfaces, J. Phys. Chem. B, 2005, 109, 1648-1651. DOI
  95. Y. Nanjo, R. Nakamura, S. Takabayashi, Y. Nakato, Surface alkylated and metal nano-dotted n-Si electrodes for efficient and low-cost solar energy conversion, Proc. Soc. Photo-Opt. Instrum. Eng., 2005, 5938, 81-86. DOI
  96. H. Liu, R. Nakamura, Y. Nakato, Bismuth-copper vanadate BiCu2VO6 as a novel photocatalyst for efficient visible-light-driven oxygen evolution, ChemPhysChem, 2005, 6, 2499-2502. DOI
  97. H. Liu, R. Nakamura, Y. Nakato, Promoted photo-oxidation reactivity of particulate BiVO4 photocatalyst prepared by a photoassisted sol-gel method, J. Electrochem. Soc., 2005, 152, 856-861. DOI
  98. S. Sato, R. Nakamura, S. Abe, Visible-light sensitization of TiO2 photocatalysts by wet-method N doping, Appl. Catal., A, 2005, 284, 131-137. DOI
  99. 2004

  100. R. Nakamura, T. Tanaka, Y. Nakato, Mechanism for Visible Light Responses in Anodic Photocurrents at N-doped TiO2 Film Electrodes, J. Phys. Chem. B, 2004, 106, 10617-10620. DOI
  101. R. Nakamura, Y. Nakato, Primary Intermediates of Oxygen Photoevolution Reaction on TiO2 (Rutile) Particles, Revealed by in Situ FTIR Absorption and Photoluminescence Measurements, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2004, 126, 1290-1298. DOI
  102. S. Takabayashi, R. Nakamura, Y. Nakato, A Nano-Modified Si/TiO2 Composite Electrode for Efficient Solar Water Splitting, J. Photochem. Photobiol., A, 2004, 166, 107-113. DOI
  103. 2003

  104. R. Nakamura, A. Imanishi, K. Murakoshi, Y. Nakato, In Situ FTIR Studies of Primary Intermediates of Photocatalytic Reactions on Nanocrystalline TiO2 Films in Contact with Aqueous Solutions, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2003, 125, 7443-7450. DOI
  105. 2002

  106. R. Nakamura, S. Sato, Oxygen Species Active for Photooxidation of n-Decane over TiO2 Surfaces, J. Phys. Chem. B., 2002, 106, 5893-5896. DOI
  107. R. Nakamura, S. Sato, Surface-Enhanced IR Absorption of Pt and Its Application to In-Situ Analysis of Surface Species, Langmuir, 2002, 18, 4433-4436. DOI
  108. S. Sato, K. Ueda, Y. Kawasaki, R. Nakamura, In-situ IR Observation of Surface Species during the Photocatalytic Decomposition of Acetic Acid over TiO2 films, J. Phys. Chem. B., 2002, 106, 9054-9058. DOI
  109. 2001

  110. R. Nakamura, K. Ueda, S. Sato, In-Situ Observation of the Photoenhanced Adsorption of Water on TiO2 Films by Surface-Enhanced IR Absorption Spectroscopy, Langmuir, 2001, 17, 2298-2300. DOI
  111. 2000

  112. K. Esumi, R. Nakamura, A. Suzuki, K. Torigoe, Preparation of Platinum Nanoparticles in Ethyl Acetate in the Presence of Poly (amidoamine) Dendrimers with a Methyl Ester Terminal Group, Langmuir, 2000, 16, 7842-7846. DOI