Members

Professor Dr. Hitoshi Washizu
Secretary: Ayaka Tao
Asocciate Professor Dr. Hiraku Oshima( @Riken, Cross Appointment)
Specially Appointed Lecturer: Dr. Le Van Sang
Specially Appointed Lecturer: Dr. Yoshiki Ishii
Specially Appointed Assistant Professor: Dr. Deboprasad Talukdar
Specially Appointed Assistant Professor: Dr. Kosar Khajeh
Visiting Associate Professor: Dr. Natsuko Sugimura (@Tokyo City Univ.)
Visiting Professor: Dr. Ryohei Seto (@Wenzhou Institute, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences)
Visiting Associate Professor: Dr. Go Uchida (@Tokyo Metropolitan Univ.)
Visiting Researcher: Dr. Hiroto Achira (@Hyogo Pref. Inst. of Tech.)
Doctor Course 3d Grade: Naoki Yashiro (NTN Corp.)
Doctor Course 3d Grade: Eiji Tomiyama (RIST)
Doctor Course 3d Grade: Takashi Noda (NSK Corp.)
Doctor Course 3d Grade: Yohei Shimizu (Showa Denko K.K.)
Doctor Course 2nd Grade: Hirotoshi Akiyama (NIPPON GREASE Co.,Ltd.)
Doctor Course 2nd Grade: Le Nhu Minh Tue (MEXT scholarship student)
Doctor Course 2nd Grade: Yuko Teramae
Doctor Course 1st Grade: Tomohiro Kinjo (Asahi Kasei Corp.)
Doctor Course 1st Grade: Suguru Nishikawa (Sumitomo Chemical Co. Ltd.)
Master Course 2nd Grade: Yosuke Hamano
Master Course 2nd Grade: Kyosuke Kawakita
Master Course 2nd Grade: Gentaro Sawai
Master Course 1st Grade: Riku Araki
Master Course 1st Grade: Yuya Okabe
Master Course 1st Grade: Keitaro Katayama
Master Course 1st Grade: Tomoya Hasegawa
Master Course 1st Grade: Masaki Hayama

2020 OBOG
Mutsuki Honma (MS), Ryoichi Katsukawa (MS), Ryo Matsuoka (MS), Ukiko Nomura (Secretary), Dr. Daisuke Namekata(Asocciate Professor @Riken R-CCS, Cross Appointment), Kana Nakatsuka ( GSC-ROOT Student, Josei Gakuen Senior High School)
2019 OBOG
Yuki Iike (MS), Yuko Teramae (MS), Rio Nakae (MS), Dr. Masaki Okoshi (Researcher, @RIST, ESICB Kyoto Univ.), Dr. Patrick A. Bonnaud (Researcher, @Tohoku Univ.), Dr. Manabu Yagi (Researcher, @RIKEN)
2018 OB
Soma Usui (MS), Taiki Kawate (MS), Kohei Nishikawa (MS), Gentaro Sawai (Kure National College of Technology), Taiyo Taniuchi (GSC-ROOT, The High School of University of Hyogo)
2017 OB
Hirotoshi Akiyama (MS), Masakazu Konishi (MS), Ryota Ashizawa (Hitachi, Ltd.)
2016 OB
Tatsuya Maeda (MS) , Ryo Okawa (MS, Yasuda Lab.)

Curriculum Vitae


Prof. Dr. Hitoshi Washizu

Graduate School of Simulation Studies, University of Hyogo

Positions

Academic Degrees

Project Researcher at MEXT (the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan) (with Grants)

  • 2015- Research Center Professor at the Elements Strategy Initiative for Catalysts and Batteries (ESICB), Kyoto University.
  • 2012-2015 Project Researcher, the Elements Strategy Initiative for Catalysts and Batteries (ESICB), Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
  • 2007-2011 Co-researcher at the Next-generation Supercomputer System Project, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT), Japan
  • 2003-2006 Co-researcher at the National Research Grid Initiative (NAREGI) Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT), Japan

Part-time Lecturer etc

Academic Societies

Awards

  • 2004 Young Researcher Award, Japanese Society of Tribologists
  • 2015 Paper award of TROL, Japanese Society of Tribologists
  • 2016 Student award, Japanese Society of Tribologists (Mr. Tatsuya Maeda)
  • 2017 The Best Poster Award, in 5th Malaysia-Japan Tribology Symposium (MJTS2017) (Mr. Masakazu Konishi)
  • 2017 "The Best Poster Award" in 6th World Tribology Congress (WTC2017). (Mr. Hirotoshi Akiyama)
  • 2017 "The Best Poster Award" in 6th World Tribology Congress (WTC2017). (Mr. Masakazu Konishi)
  • 2018 The Best Poster Award, in Kansai Lubrication Round-Table Conference. (Mr. Kohei Nishikawa)
  • 2018 The Best Poster Award, in 9th Autumn school of Tribology. (Mr. Kohei Nishikawa)
  • 2018 Information, Intelligence and Precision Equipment Division, Certificate of Merit for Best Presentation, The Japan Scociety of Mechanical Engineers. (Mr. Kohei Nishikawa)
  • 2018 Student award, Japanese Society of Tribologists (Mr. Kohei Nishikawa)
  • 2019 The Best Poster Award, in 10th Autumn school of Tribology. (Mr. Mutsuki Honma)
  • 2019 The Best Student Presentation Award, in 33d Meeting of Molecular Simulation Society of Japan. (Mr. Yohei Shimizu)
  • 2019 Student award, Japanese Society of Tribologists (Mr. Yuki Iike)
  • 2020 Best Research Award, University of Hyogo
  • 2020 Best Presentation Award, The Young Researchers Community of the Japan Association of Solution Chemistry (Dr. Yoshiki Ishii)
  • 2020 Best Poster Award, Symposim of University of Hyogo (Yoshiki Ishii, Nobuyuki Matubayasi, Go Watanabe, Takashi Kato, Hitoshi Washizu)
  • 2021 Encourage Award, 23th Students Conference of The Society of Chemical Engineers, Japan (Kana Nakatsuka, Takehiro Kobayashi, Ryo Matsuoka, Yoshiki Ishii, Hitoshi Washizu)

Teaching

  • Elements of Computational Physics (Master Course, 2018-)
  • Elements of Computational Science (Master Course, 2016-2017)
  • Simulations for Practical Materials (Master Course, 2015-)
  • Fundamentals for Material Simulation (Doctor Course, 2016-)

  • Simulation and modeling of Natural and Social Phenomena (Bachelor Course, Department of Sicences, University of Hyogo, 2016-)
  • Micro Technology (Bachelor Course, Department of Engineering, University of Hyogo, 2017-)
  • Special Lecture in Mechanical Engineering (Master Course, Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo, 2016)
  • Special Lecture in Mechanical Engineering (Master Course, Graduate School of Engineering, Tottori University, 2017)
  • Special Lecture in Micro-Nano System Engineering (Master Course, Graduate School of Engineering, Nagoya University, 2006-)