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Succeeded in Fabricating Many Single-Photon Sources in Solid Matter that Emit Identical Photons
2014.08.22

Succeeded in Fabricating Many Single-Photon Sources in Solid Matter that Emit Identical Photons

A breakthrough achieved in quantum information processing using state-of-the-art diamond growth technology

Development of Algorithm for Accurate Calculation of Average Distance Travelled by Low-Speed Electrons without Energy Loss that Are Sensitive to Surface Structure
2014.08.06
Basic Properties of Widely Used Piezoelectrics Successfully Measured
2014.07.16

Basic Properties of Widely Used Piezoelectrics Successfully Measured

60-year-old problem solved, opening the way to develop new lead-free piezoelectrics

One-Nanometer Synthetic Molecular Machine Successfully Observed and Touched: Single-Molecule Motion Capturing by Optical Microscopy
2014.07.09
Precision Control of the Timing, Structure and Functions in Molecular Self-Assembly
2014.06.23

Precision Control of the Timing, Structure and Functions in Molecular Self-Assembly

New technology for the materials production method essential to the organic electronics field

Creation of a Highly Efficient Technique to Develop Low-Friction Materials Which Are Drawing Attention in Association with Energy Issues
2014.06.18
Success in Intracellular Imaging of Cesium Distribution in Plants Used for Cesium Absorption
2014.06.16

Success in Intracellular Imaging of Cesium Distribution in Plants Used for Cesium Absorption

Anticipated for applications in the development of "superplants" for radiocesium decontamination

Growth of Oxide Crystal Thin Film on a Glass Substrate with Quality Comparable to on a Single-crystal Substrate
2014.06.04
2014.05.20

NIMS Conference 2014 and Announcement of NIMS Award 2014:

To praise the achievement in establishing a precision polymerization method, which is an innovative polymer manufacturing method that overwhelmed the polymer industry

Success in Theoretical and Experimental Demonstration of the Electrocatalytic Activity of Boron Nitride Thin Films for Oxygen Reduction Reaction
2014.05.19
Building Vibration Damper Made of New Alloy with World’s Highest Fatigue Durability Developed: First Ever Installation in JP Tower Nagoya
2014.05.13
Success in Forming Organic Thin-Film Transistors Through Room-Temperature Printing
2014.05.08

Success in Forming Organic Thin-Film Transistors Through Room-Temperature Printing

Establishing Room-Temperature-Printed Electronics Without Raising the Temperature by Even 1°C

Discovery of Pure Organic Substances Exhibiting the Quantum Spin Liquid State
2014.05.01
2014.04.22
Intermixing Molecules are Key to Energy Conversion Efficiency in Solar Cells
2014.04.17

Intermixing Molecules are Key to Energy Conversion Efficiency in Solar Cells

Nanostructure of organic solar cell materials revealed

Detection of Spin-Resolved Electronic States from a Buried Ferromagnetic Layer
2014.04.02

Detection of Spin-Resolved Electronic States from a Buried Ferromagnetic Layer

The evaluation of spintronics devices and the engineering of new spintronics materials are expected.

Novel Gold-based Superconductor SrAuSi3 Discovered
2014.03.25

Novel Gold-based Superconductor SrAuSi3 Discovered

Development of superconducting materials that have broken spatial inversion symmetry

Water-Splitting Photocatalyst that is Abundant and Inexpensive with Low Toxicity Discovered
2014.03.24
World's First Success in Visualization of Coenzyme Broadly Related to Vital Activities and Diseases
2014.03.20

World's First Success in Visualization of Coenzyme Broadly Related to Vital Activities and Diseases

A great advantage in diagnosing cancer and liver dysfunction and in elucidating the mechanisms of neurological disorders

Identifying Complex Growth Process of Strontium Titanate Thin Films
2014.03.17

Identifying Complex Growth Process of Strontium Titanate Thin Films

First successful atomic-level observation using a state-of-the-art microscope

Discovery of a Method for Maximizing the Magnetic Refrigeration efficiency of Antiferromagnetic Materials
2014.03.10
Development of High-performance Fiber as an Alternative to Dialysis during Disasters
2014.02.19

Development of High-performance Fiber as an Alternative to Dialysis during Disasters

Opening a path to development of a portable dialysis system for emergency treatment of chronic kidney failure

Development of High-performance Dielectric Devices by Assembling Nano Blocks
2014.02.19

Development of High-performance Dielectric Devices by Assembling Nano Blocks

Self-organization of oxide nanosheets through the solution process

New Synthesis Method of Materials for Organic Thin-Film Solar Cells Developed
2014.02.11

New Synthesis Method of Materials for Organic Thin-Film Solar Cells Developed

Improvement of Power Conversion Efficiency through Purification

Success in Generating Skyrmion Molecules and Driving Them under Low Current Density
2014.01.28

Success in Generating Skyrmion Molecules and Driving Them under Low Current Density

Magnetic materials that enhance the magnetotransport property and for the high-density/low-power consumption magnetic memory

Nanotechnology Brings Greater Photocatalyst Efficiency
2014.01.17

Nanotechnology Brings Greater Photocatalyst Efficiency

Expected to expand the application of photocatalysts

Discovery of novel magnetism in the iridium compound CuIr<sub>2</sub>S<sub>4</sub>
2014.03.11
World’s First Success in Controlling the ‘Length’ of Supramolecular Polymers through Self-Organization
2014.02.03

World’s First Success in Controlling the ‘Length’ of Supramolecular Polymers through Self-Organization

A great step forward toward the development of a new synthetic method that leads to unprecedented materials in polymer science and nanotechnology

Japan-Switzerland collaboration on publishing an open-access journal, Science and Technology of Advanced Materials
2014.01.28