Chemistry of Hydrogen Energy Conversion

Research Interest

We develop systems and materials for direct electrosynthesis of energy carriers and non-precious metal oxide electrocatalysts for oxygen reduction reaction for polymer electrolyte fuel cells toward the development of hydrogen energy technology for renewable energy.

Unit Members

Adjunct Investigator

  • IAS Visiting Professor Hideto Imai (Nissan Arc, Ltd.)
  • IAS Visiting Professor Yoshimi Okada (Chiyoda Corporation)
  • IAS Visiting Professor Koji Sato (JX Nippon Oil & Energy Corporation)
  • IAS Visiting Professor Kota Yamada (ASAHI GLASS CO., LTD.)
  • IAS Visiting Professor Teko Napporn (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), France)