QPEC News

  • 2022-11-13

    Distinguished University Professor Yoshinori Tokura was elected as a new member of the Japan Academy at the 1164th General Meeting held on December 12, 2022.

  • 2022-11-21

    The research group including Professor Yoshihiro Iwasa has been published the paper.

    Dong, Y., Yang, M., Yoshii, M., Matsuoka, S., Kitamura, S., Hasegawa, T., Ogawa, N., Morimoto, T., Ideue, T., Iwasa, Y. Giant bulk piezophotovoltaic effect in 3R-MoS2. Nature Nanotechnology, (2022).
    DOI: 10.1038/s41565-022-01252-8

  • 2022-11-17

    Prof. Yoshihiro Iwasa was selected as Highly Cited Researchers 2022.

  • 2022-11-16

    Prof. Eiji Saito receives the 2022 (the 68th) Nishina Memorial Prize.

  • 2022-09-16

    The research group including Project Associate Professor Masaki Nakano and Professor Yoshihiro Iwasa has been published the paper.

    Matsuoka, H., Habe, T., Iwasa, Y., Koshino, M., Nakano, M. Spontaneous spin-valley polarization in NbSe2 at a van der Waals interface. Nature Communications 13, 5129 (2022).
    DOI: 10.1038/s41467-022-32810-2

  • 2022-04-01

    Prof. Kyoko Ishizaka has been appointed as Director of the Quantum Phase Electronics Research Center from April 1, 2022.

  • 2022-03-30

    The research group including Professor Yoshihiro Iwasa has been published the paper.

    Itahashi, Y. M., Ideue, T., Hoshino, S., Goto, C., Namiki, H., Sasagawa, T., Iwasa, Y. Giant second harmonic transport under time-reversal symmetry in a trigonal superconductor. Nature Communications 13, 1659 (2022).
    DOI: 10.1038/s41467-022-29314-4

  • 2022-03-30

    The research group including Associate Professor Youtarou Takahashi has been published the paper.

    Okamura, Y., Morimoto, T., Ogawa, N., Kaneko, Y., Guo, G., Nakamura, M., Kawasaki, M., Nagaosa, N., Tokura, Y., Takahashi, Y. Photovoltaic effect by soft phonon excitation. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 119, e2122313119 (2022).
    DOI: 10.1073/pnas.2122313119

  • 2022-03-15

    Prof. Eiji Saito receives the Japan Academy Prize.

  • 2021-12-21

    Prof. Kyoko Ishizaka receives the 18th (FY2021) JSPS Prize.

  • 2021-11-19

    The research group including Associate Professor Youtarou Takahashi has been published the paper.

    Iguchi, S., Masuda, R., Seki, S. et al.
    Enhanced gyrotropic birefringence and natural optical activity on electromagnon resonance in a helimagnet. Nature Communications 12, 6674 (2021).
    DOI: 10.1038/s41467-021-26953-x

  • 2021-11-17

    Prof. Yoshihiro Iwasa and Prof. Eiji Saito were selected as Highly Cited Researchers 2021.

  • 2021-10-01

    Professor Takahiro Sagawa received the 25th Ryogo Kubo Memorial Award.

  • 2021-10-01

    Dr. Max HIRSCHBERGER has been promoted to Associate Professor of Applied Physics and Project Associate Professor at Division of UT-RIKEN Cooperation.

  • 2021-10-14

    The research group including Associate Professor Youtarou Takahashi has been published the paper.

    Hayashi, Y., Okamura, Y., Kanazawa, N. et al. Magneto-optical spectroscopy on Weyl nodes for anomalous and topological Hall effects in chiral MnGe. Nature Communications 12, 5974 (2021).
    DOI: 10.1038/s41467-021-25276-1

  • 2021-06-30

    The research group including Project Associate Professor Masaki Nakano and Professor Yoshihiro Iwasa has been published the paper.

    Yoshikawa, N., Suganuma, H., Matsuoka, H. et al. Ultrafast switching to an insulating-like metastable state by amplitudon excitation of a charge density wave. Nature Physics 17, 909–914 (2021).
    DOI: 10.1038/s41567-021-01267-3

  • 2021-04-30

    The research group including Associate Professor Youtarou Takahashi has been published the paper.

    Masuda, R., Kaneko, Y., Tokura, Y., and Takahashi, Y. Electric field control of natural optical activity in a multiferroic helimagnet. Science 372, 496 (2021).
    DOI: 10.1126/science.aaz4312

  • 2021-04-02

    The research group including Professor Yoshihiro Iwasa has been published the paper.

    Akamatsu, T., Ideue, T., Zhou, L. et al. A van der Waals interface that creates in-plane polarization and a spontaneous photovoltaic effect. Science 372, 68 (2021).
    DOI: 10.1126/science.aaz9146

  • 2021-04-01

    QPEC is now in its third term (10 years) from April 1st, 2021.