Researcher

2019.06.18 NEW Fixed Term Researcher

Postdoctoral Researcher

Center for Functional Sensor & Actuator, Molecular Design and Function Group

Research on soft actuator


2019.06.17 NEW Fixed Term Researcher

Research Assistant

Center for Green Research on Energy and Environmental Materials, Interfacial Energy Conversion Group

Characterization of next generation secondary battery electrodes using Raman spectroscopy


2019.06.17 NEW Fixed Term Researcher

NIMS Postdoctoral Researcher

Research Center for Functional Materials, Plasmonics Group

Design, fabrication, and characterization of optical devices based on III-V compound semiconductor quantum well structures and plasmonic cavities (metasurfaces).


2019.06.14 NEW Fixed Term Researcher

Postdoctoral Researcher

Research Center for Structural Materials, Computational Structural Materials Design Group

Experimental work to determine phase transformation and phase diagrams of high entropy alloys.  Experimental work to determine the grain boundary character and grain boundary segregation of high entropy alloys. Thermodynamic assessment of high entropy alloys based on CALPHAD method.&n...


2019.06.14 NEW Fixed Term Researcher

Postdoctoral Researcher

Cryogenic Center for Liquid Hydrogen and Materials Science, Center for Green Research on Energy and Environmental Materials, Hydrogen Materials Engineering Group

Materials development research on hydrogen gas barrier and heat transfer performance improvement by surface modification and coating of magnetic refrigerants


2019.06.12 Fixed Term Researcher

Postdoctoral Researcher

International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics, Nanoionic Devices Group

Synthesis and evaluation of ion conducting materials (electrolyte)


2019.06.10 Fixed Term Researcher

Postdoctoral Researcher

Research Center for Magnetic and Spintronic Materials, Magnetic Materials Group

A post doc position for the fundamental research in Spin caloritronics aimed for developing magnetic materials showing large Nernst effect and investigating underlying physics. Main work is to fabricate magnetic thin film/bulk samples and characterize their magnetic properties, electric and heat tra...


2019.06.07 Fixed Term Researcher

Postdoctoral Researcher

Research Center for Magnetic and Spintronic Materials, Magnetic Recording Materials Group

A post-doc position on magnetic recording material research. A successful candidate is expected to pursue research works on the development of material systems enabling highly efficient current induced spin-orbit torque switching, optical and microwave assisted switching. Demonstration of magnetizat...


2019.06.05 Fixed Term Researcher

Postdoctoral Researcher

International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics (WPI-MANA), Mechanobiology Group

A post-doc position on the cartilage regeneration using polymer nanomaterials. An applicant will be expected to synthesize polymer materials, analyze chemical and physical properties of the materials, and evaluate cellular responses.


2019.06.05 Fixed Term Researcher

NIMS Postdoctoral Researcher

Research Center for Functional Materials, Plasmonics Group

Research & Development of new biosensors. Highly sensitive optical sensors for biomolecules, especially miRNA and DNA, are being experimentally investigated. Since the main work is manipulation of biomolecules, which includes purification, synthesis, amplification, and so on, it is preferred tha...


2019.05.20 Fixed Term Researcher

NIMS Postdoctoral Researcher

Research Center for Magnetic and Spintronic Materials, Magnetic Materials Analysis Group

A post-doc position on the microstructure analysis of metallic materials. A successful applicant will be expected to pursue research works on the microstructure analysis of various meatallic materials such as Fe-, Al- and Ni-based alloys as well as magnetic materials via the use of advanced instrume...


2019.05.20 Fixed Term Researcher

NIMS Postdoctoral Researcher

Research Center for Magnetic and Spintronic Materials, Magnetic Materials Analysis Group

A post-doc position on magnesium alloy research. A successful applicant is be expected to pursue research works on the development of bake-hardenable wrought magnesium alloys with excellent room temperature formability and high strength and as well as fundamental studies on the precipitation hardeni...


2019.05.16 Fixed Term Researcher

Postdoctoral Researcher

International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics, Nanoionic Devices Group

Fabrication and evaluation of lithium ion conducting solid electrolyte thin films


2019.04.24 Fixed Term Researcher

Research Assistant

Center for Green Research on Environmental Materials, Interface Computational Science Group

 To assist/support in the R&D tasks of Interface Computational Science Group.  Specifically, To perform calculations using material simulation software (e.g., VASP). With the use of scripting, to perform and support for data procesing and data organizing tasks for material simula...


2019.04.12 Fixed Term Researcher

NIMS Postdoctoral Researcher (MANA Postdoctoral Fellow)

International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics (WPI-MANA)

The International Center for Material Nanoarchitectonics (WPI-MANA) of the National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS) is now seeking several young researchers with high activity. Successful applicants are expected to involve fundamental research on broad aspects of nanotechnology and nanoscienc...


2019.04.09 Fixed Term Researcher

Postdoctral Researcher

Research Center for Structural Materials , Design and Producing Field, Corrosion Resistant Alloy Group

characterization of microstructures and properties in high-entropy alloys.


2019.04.08 Fixed Term Researcher

Postdoctoral Researcher

Research Center for Advanced Measurement and Characterization, Surface Physics and Characterization Group

Hydrogen measurement with operando- hydrogen-microscope and analysis of the data.Design, arrangement and operation of ultra-high vacuum equipment for the microscope.


2019.02.28 Fixed Term Researcher

Postdoctoral Researcher (Synchrotron X-ray charaterizaiton: XAFS, XPS, XRD etc.)

Research Center for Advanced Measurement and Characterization, Synchrotron X-ray Group

Analysis of electronic and nanometer-scale structures of metal alloy nanoparticles using advanced synchrotron techniques such as XAFS, hard X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy, and total x-ray scattering at SPring-8. Collavorative researches related to a JST-ACCEL project.  


2019.01.28 Fixed Term Researcher

Postdoctoral Researcher

International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics (WPI-MANA), Mechanobiology Group

Development of polymeric and inorganic hybrid materials for cosmetic applications. The work will involve organic synthesis, inorganic synthesis, and characterizations of cosmetic materials using rheological, spectroscopic, microscopic, colorimetric methods etc.


2019.01.22 Fixed Term Researcher

Postdoctoral Researcher

Research Center for Functional Materials, Tissue Regeneration Materials Group

Design and preparation of functional biomaterials for stem cell engineering, regenerative medicine, and cancer therapy


2019.01.21 Fixed Term Researcher

Postdoctoral Researcher

Research Center for Structural Materials, Bonding and Manufacturing Field, Welding and Joining Technology Group

Development of high reliability technology of Ni based super alloy structures produced by local melting / solidification processes (mainly welding and powder based additive manufacturing processes) Investigation of crack generation mechanism and prevention method of materials in local melting...


2019.01.01 Fixed Term Researcher

Postdoctoral Researcher

Research Center for Structural Materials, High Strength Materials Group

Multiscale modeling of structural materials for process-oriented material design


2018.12.25 Fixed Term Researcher

NIMS Postdoctral Researcher

Center for Green Research on Environmental Materials (GREEN), Interface Computational Science (IFCS) Group

Under the profects on high-performance computing, battery and catalysis, by MEXT, JST and JSPS, the successful candidates will address computational studies on the mechanisms of interacial chemical reactions and the interface design in the battery and catalyst fields.  If necessary, the methodo...


2018.12.04 Fixed Term Researcher

Postdoctoral Researcher

International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics (WPI-MANA), Nano-System Theoretical Physics Group

1) Theoretical study on creation of topological photonic states and advanced functionality2) Theoretical study on novel and robust topological electronic states (including superconductivity)


2018.08.08 Fixed Term Researcher

Postdoctoral Researcher

Research Center for Magnetic and Spintronic Materials, Magnetic Materials Analysis Group

Processing and magnetic and structural characterizations of rare earth permanent magnets


2018.08.06 Fixed Term Researcher

Postdoctoral Researcher (Fixed Term)

Research and Services Division of Materials Data and Integrated System (MaDIS), Data-driven polymer Design Group

Preparation and characterization of adhesive materials.


2018.08.01 Fixed Term Researcher

Postdoctoral Researcher

Center for Functional Sensor & Actuator, Molecular Design and Function Group

Research on soft actuator


2018.07.27 Fixed Term Researcher

Postdoctoral Researcher

Research Center for Structural Materials, Superalloys and High-Temperature Materials Group

Evaluation of microstructure and mechanical properties of Ni-base superalloy and high-temperature materials


2018.07.20 Fixed Term Researcher

Postdoctoral Researcher

International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics (MANA)

A study on electrochemical sensors that detect bacteria and biological particles that contribute to medical care and agriculture. Interdisciplinary research using electrochemistry, bacteriology, material chemistry. Development and research contents of microbial fuel cells are close. We improve the s...


2018.03.19 Fixed Term Researcher

Research Assistant

Materials research by “Information Integration” Initiative (MI^2I), Materials Data and Integrated System(MaDIS)

Machine learning applied to the search for new functional materialsfor the conversion of energy, including first-principles calculations


2018.03.09 Fixed Term Researcher

Postdoctoral Researcher

Materials research by “Information Integration” Initiative (MI^2I), National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS) DataScience Group

An Efficient Screening Method by Information Techniques for New Materials Search


2018.02.16 Fixed Term Researcher

Postdoctoral Researcher

Battery Materials Group, Materials research by “Information Integration” Initiative (MI^2I), Materials Data and Integrated System(MaDIS)

First-principles study of new battery electrolyte materials


2018.02.05 Fixed Term Researcher

Postdoctoral Researcher

Materials research by “Information Integration” Initiative (MI^2I) , Materials Data and Integrated System(MaDIS), Data Science Group

Development of new materials by data driven approaches. Develop data analytic methods and recommendation systems for exploring new functional compounds.


2018.01.26 Fixed Term Researcher

Postdoctoral Researcher

Center for Green Research on Energy and Environmental Materials, Interfacial Energy Conversion Group

For the project of Advanced Research and Development Programs for Medical Innovation (Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development), titled “Tracking intercellular electrochemical interaction in human bacterial flora by gene expression mapping method”, we study microbial interaction...


2017.12.04 Fixed Term Researcher

Postdoctoral Researcher

Elements Strategy Initiative Center for Magnetic Materials (ESICMM)

The successful candidate will theoretically study permanent magnets using first-principles calculation combined with a data-scientific approach. The main subjects are exploration of new strong magnet compounds having high saturation magnetization, high magnetocrystalline anisotropy energy and high C...


2017.08.29 Fixed Term Researcher

Researcher for development of services using graph structure analysis NIMS special researcher or post-doctoral fellow

Materials Data Platform Center Research and Services Division of Materials Data and Integrated System, Repository Group

Materials Data Platform Center is recruiting an engineer who will contribute to the materials database construction, data management and data analysis for the data platform. We welcome a person who has skills in Development of a chemical compound search tool using spectral graph theory or other g...


2017.06.22 Fixed Term Researcher

IT engineer for data protection or data link (NIMS engineer or post-doctoral fellow (Fixed Term))

Materials Data Platform Center Research and Services Division of Materials Data and Integrated System

Materials Data Platform Center recruits an engineer who contributes to the materials database construction, data management and data analysis for the data‐platform with high‐usability and safe operation for the open platform to accelerate materials science. We welcome the person who has skills on &n...


2017.03.02 Fixed Term Researcher

Posdoc researcher

Transmission Electron Microscopy Station

 “Development of real-working environment in-situ TEM/STEM system and their application researches”Mission of our group are as follows; research and development of TEM technology, support of research concerning TEM, and shared-use of TEM facility. In this project, we aims at develop...



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