Organization

Administrative Group
Group Leader
The University of Tokyo,
Professor
Group Member
RIKEN,  Team Leader
The University of Tokyo,  Professor
Group Member
The University of Tokyo,
Professor
Group Member
AIST,
Prime Senior Researcher
Group Member
Tohoku University,
Professor
Group Member
The University of Tokyo,
Associate Professor
Group Member
The University of Tokyo,
Professor
Group Member
The University of Tokyo,
Professor
Group Member
Nagoya University,
Professor
Group Member
Tokyo University of Science,
Professor
Group Member
Osaka Prefecture University,
Professor
Group Member
OIST,
Professor
Group Member
RIKEN,
Team Leader
Group Member
The University of Tokyo,
Professor
Group Member
University of Hyogo,
Professor

 

Advisory Board
KAWAMURA, Hikaru    Visiting Professor, Molecular Photoscience Research Center, Kobe University
TAJIMA, Setsuko        Honorary professor, Osaka University / President, The Physical Society of Japan
FUJIMORI, Atsushi  Guest Professor, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University
Andrey V. Chubukov   Professor, William I Fine Theoretical Physics Institute, University of Minnesota
Peter J. Hirschfeld     Distinguished Professor, Department of Physics, University of Florida

 

Senior Scientific Research Specialist
YAMADA, Yasuhiro Associate Professor, Chiba University
SASAKI, Youhei Senior Lecturer, Setsunan University

 

A01 Development of QLC materials
A01 Planned Research
Group Leader
Tohoku University,
Professor
Group Member
AIST,
Prime Senior Researcher
Group Member
Nagoya University,
Associate Professor
Group Member
The University of Tokyo,
Professor
Group Member
Osaka University,
Professor
Group Member
Kyoto University,
Professor

 

A01 Publicly Offered Research
Group Leader
Tohoku University,
Professor
”Quantum spin and charge liquid crystal induced by molecular dimer dipole”
Group Leader
Tohoku University,
Associate Professor
“Verification of nematic superconductivity in electric field induced conducting surface of SrTiO3
Group Leader
The University of Tokyo,
Professor
“Materials search for the spin-orbit-coupled metal and investigation of the electron-nematic state”
Group Leader
Osaka University,
Professor
“Thin-film quantum liquid crystals based on topological magnetic structures”
Group Leader
Osaka University,
Associate Professor
“Spin injection into paramagnetic liquid crystal for creation of new functions”

 

B01 Advanced measurements of QLCs
B01 Planned Research
Group Leader
RIKEN,
Team Leader
Group Member
Okayama University,
Professor
Group Member
Tohoku University,
Professor
Group Member
The University of Tokyo,
Professor
Group Member
Nagoya University,
Lecturer
Group Member
Kyoto University,
Associate Professor
Group Member
University of Hyogo,
Professor

 

B01 Publicly Offered Research
Group Leader
The University of Tokyo,
Associate Professor
“Observation of electronic nematicity using magneto-piezoelectric effect”
Group Leader
Kyoto University,
Associate Professor
“Thermodynamics of anisotropic self-organization occurring in quantum liquid crystals investigated by multi-axes simultaneous strain measurements”
Group Leader
Osaka University,
Assistant Professor
“Observation and Control of Time Reversal Symmetry Breaking in Multicomponent”
Group Leader
Aoyama Gakuin University,
Assistant Professor
“Application of the micro-fabrication technique to the study of nematicity and superconductivity”
Group Leader
Sophia University,
Professor
“Symmetry breaking and novel electronic states probed by muon”

 

Project Researchers (including PDs)
Kyoto University,
Program-Specific Assistant Professor
Host researcher:B01 HIRORI, Hideki
Project Researchers (including PDs)
Tohoku University,
Research fellow
Host researcher:B01 SATO, Taku

 

C01 Theory construction of QLCs
C01 Planned Research
Group Leader
Nagoya University,
Professor
Group Member
RIKEN,  Team Leader
The University of Tokyo,  Professor
Group Member
Ritsumeikan University,
Professor
Group Member
Ibaraki University,
Associate Professor
Group Member
Tokyo University of Science,
Professor
Group Member
OIST,
Professor
Group Member
The University of Tokyo,
Professor

 

C01 Publicly Offered Research
Group Leader
The University of Tokyo,
Assistant Professor
“Topological excitations and emergent phenomena in quantum liquid crystals”
Group Leader
Nagoya University,
Lecturer
“Phase Transition Dynamics of Classical Anisotropic Particle Systems with Liquid Crystal Ordering”
Group Leader
Kyoto University,
Professor
“Research of higher order multipole phase, nematic phase, and exotic superconductivity based on modern multipole theory”
Group Leader
Osaka University,
Associate Professor
“Dynamical response of pair liquid crystals with unconventional broken symmetries”

 

Project Researchers (including PDs)
Nagoya University,
Specially Appointed Assistant Professor
Host researcher:C01 KONTANI, Hiroshi
Project Researchers (including PDs)
Ritsumeikan University,
Senior Researcher
Host researcher:C01 IKEDA, Hiroaki
Project Researchers (including PDs)
Ibaraki University,
Researcher
Host researcher:C01 SATO, Masahiro
Project Researchers (including PDs)
The University of Tokyo,
Project Researcher
Host researcher:C01 MOTOME, Yukitoshi
Project Researchers (including PDs)
Tokyo University of Science,
Postdoctoral Researcher
Host researcher:C01 TOHYAMA, Takami

 

D01 QLC control and functions
D01 Planned Research
Group Leader
The University of Tokyo,
Professor
Group Member
The University of Tokyo,
Professor
Group Member
The University of Tokyo,
Professor
Group Member
The University of Tokyo,
Associate Professor
Group Member
Osaka Prefecture University,
Professor
Group Member
Hokkaido University,
Professor

 

D01 Publicly Offered Research
Group Leader
Tohoku University,
Assistant Professor
“Charge-ordering-induced ferroelectric domains formed by strongly-correlated pi electrons: growth mechanism and optical functions”
Group Leader
AIST,
Researcher
“Development of thin film nematic superconductors and detection of Majorana fermions by their domain control”
Group Leader
The University of Tokyo,
Lecturer
“Giant electron-scattering phenomena in liquid crystal state of topological spin defects”