Tsuyoshi Minami



■ Affiliation
Department of Materials and Environmental Science, Institute of Industrial Science,
Department of Chemistry and Biotechnology, Graduate School of Engineering,
Department of Advanced Interdisciplinary Studies, Graduate School of Engineering,
The University of Tokyo
LIMMS/CNRS-IIS UMI 2820, Host Faculty Member
Tokyo Metropolitan University, Visiting Associate Professor
Yamagata University, Visiting Associate Professor
Guilin University of Technology, Guest Professor


■ Researcher Information


■ Contact
E-mail: tminami[at]iis.u-tokyo.ac.jp / Tel: +81-3-5452-6364 / Fax: +81-3-5452-6365


■ Education and Professional Experience

Tsuyoshi Minami was born in Saitama, Japan, in 1983. He received his BEng (2006) and MEng (2008) from Saitama University, he then obtained his PhD from Tokyo Metropolitan University, under the direction of Professor Yuji Kubo, in 2011. During his PhD studies he worked with Professor Tony D. James of University of Bath on collaborative projects. Between 2011 and 2013 he was a Postdoctoral Research Associate at Bowling Green State University, working with Associate Professor Pavel Anzenbacher, Jr. In 2013 he was appointed as Research Assistant Professor at the same University. Then he moved to Yamagata University  as an Assistant Professor in 2014. He was appointed as a Lecturer at The University of Tokyo in 2016, and then he has been an Associate Professor since 2019 at the same University. He is also Visiting Associate Professor at Yamagata University and Tokyo Metropolitan University since 2016. His interest in supramolecular analytical chemistry, self-assembled materials, gold nanoparticles and organic transistors for sensing applications.


■ Publications
Google Scholar Citations


■ Awards

[30] The Japanese Photochemistry Association Award for Young Scientist 2020
(The Japanese Photochemistry Association)

[29] SHGSC Japan Award of Excellence 2020
(Association of Research for Host-Guest and Supramolecular Chemistry)

[28] Award for Encouragement of Research in Polymer Science
(Society of Polymer Science, Japan)

[27] The Young Scientists Prize
(The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT))

[26] The Chemical Society of Japan Award for Young Chemists
(The Chemical Siciety of Japan)

[25] Publons Top Peer Reviewer 2019 for placing in the top 1% of reviewers in Cross-Field
(Publons, September 2019)

[24] Publons Top Peer Reviewer 2019 for placing in the top 1% of reviewers in Chemistry
(Publons, September 2019)

[23] Young Researcher Award of Division of Molecular Electronics and Bioelectronics
(Division of Molecular Electronics and Bioelectronics, The Japan Society of Applied Physics, 2019, September.)

[22] Publicity Award
(The Society of Polymer Science, Japan, September 2019)

[21] Top Downloaded article published in ChemistryOpen during 2017-2018
(John Wiley & Sons Pte Ltd, June 2019)

[20] The 13rd WAKASHACHI Incentive Prize
(Aichi Prefecture, January 2019)

[19] Publons Top Peer Reviewer 2018 for placing in the top 1% of reviewers in Chemistry
(Publons, September 2018)

[18] Research Grant Award
(Kurita Water and Environment Foundation, August 2018)

[17] Young Scientist Lecture Award
(The Society of Polymer Science, Japan, July 2018)

[16] ChemComm Emerging Investigators 2018
(Royal Society of Chemistry, June 2018)

[15] Young Researcher Award of The Electrochemical Society of Japan
(The Electrochemical Society of Japan, March 2018)

[14] The Japan Society for Analytical Chemistry Award for Young Researchers
(The Japan Society of Analytical Chemistry, September 2017)

[13] The 6th JACI Researcher Award
(Japan Association for Chemical Innovation (JACI), June 2017)

[12] Ando Incentive Prize for the Study of Electroncis
(The Foundation of ANDO Laboratory, June 2017)

[11] Young Innovator Award on Chemistry and Micro-NanoSystems
(The Society for Chemistry and Micro-Nano Systems, May 2017)

[10] CSJ Presentation Award 2017
(The 97th CSJ Annual Meeting, March 2017)

[9] Young Scientist Award
(The Japan Society for Analytical Chemistry, January 2017)

[8] Young Scientist Presentation Award
(The Japan Society of Applied Physics, September 2016)

[7] KOBUNSHI RONBUNSHU New Wave of Polymer Science and Technology ―2016―
(The Society of Polymer Science, Japan, April 2016)

[6] Young Scholar Lectures of Chemical Society of Japan
(The 96th CSJ Annual Meeting, Japan, March 2016)

[5] ADEKA Award in Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Japan
(The Society of Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Japan, December 2015)

[4] ICFPE 2015 Outstanding Paper Award
(The 6th International Conference on Flexible and Printed Electronics, October 2015)

[3] Analytical Sciences Hot Article Award
(The Japan Society for Analytical Chemistry, Analytical Sciences in the July issue, July 2015)

[2] Ube Research Grant Award
(Ube Foundation, 2015, April)

[1] TANAKA Gold Prize
(TANAKA Holdings, 2015, March)


■ Affiliated Academic Societies
American Chemical Society, Royal Society of Chemistry, The Chemical Society of Japan, Association of Research for Host-Guest and Supramolecular Chemistry, The Japanese Photochemistry Association, The Society for Chemistry and Micro-Nano Systems, The Electrochemical Society of Japan, The Society of Polymer Science Japan, The Japan Society of Applied Physics, The Society of Synthetic Organic Chemistry Japan and The Japan Society for Analytical Chemistry


■ Grants

[25] Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Innovative Areas (JSPS)

[24] Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Exploratory Research (JSPS)

[23] Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (A) (JSPS)

[22] Grant-in-Aid for Research Activity start-up (JSPS)

[21] Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Exploratory Research (JSPS, Co-Investigator)

[20] TIA collaborative research program (Co-Investigator)

[19] The Foundation of ANDO Laboratory

[18] Japan Association for Chemical Innovation

[17] The Towa Foundation for Food Science and Research

[16] The Kanamori Foundation

[15] The Descente and Ishimoto Memorial Foundation for the Promotion of Sports Science

[14] Chemicals Evaluation and Research Institute

[13] Tateishi Science and Technology Foundation

[12] Society for Research on Umami Taste

[11] Izumi Science and Technology Foundation

[10] The Hattori Hokokai Foundation

[9] Ube Industries Foundation

[8] Kato Foundation for Promotion of Science

[7] Iketani Science and Technology Foundation

[6] Kurita Water and Environment Foundation

[5] TOBE MAKI Scholarship Foundation

[4] The Foundation for Japanese Chemical Research

[3] Kieikai Research Foundation

[2] Yamagata University Research Institute

[1] Tanaka Kikinzoku Memorial Foundation