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Masamichi Kohno Last modified date:2018.07.26

Graduate School
Undergraduate School
Other Organization

Academic Degree
Doctor of science
Country of degree conferring institution (Overseas)
Field of Specialization
Thermal engineering, Physical chemistry
Total Priod of education and research career in the foreign country
Outline Activities
Synthesis of carbon nanotube.
Laser microfabrication
Thermophysical property measurement of Hydrogen/Solid material
Heat transfer
Measurement technology
Research Interests
  • Raman spectroscopy of water absorption/desorption on VA-SWNT film in water vapor
    keyword : Laser, SWNT, water absorption/desorption
  • Thermal properties measurements with pump-probe technique
    keyword : Pump-probe Thermal properties
  • JT Micro-refrigerator
    keyword : Micro, JT, HEX
  • Thermal properties of Hydrogen
    keyword : High pressure, Thermal properties, Hydrogen
  • SWNT synthesis by laser processing
    keyword : Laser, SWNT, nano-particle
  • Laser micro-machining
    keyword : Laser, micro-machining
Academic Activities
1. Photoelectron spectroscopy of Sn clusters..
1. Masamichi Kohno, Teppei Kawahara, Masahiro Tomoda, Yasuyuki Takata, Shuhei Inoue, Shinzo Suzuki and Shigeo Maruyama, Synthesis of single-walled carbon nanotubes using laser-vaporized metal nanoparticle catalyst, Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology, 25, 1, 1253-1260, 2011.01.
2. Tatsuhiro Mori, Takuhito Otofuji, Hiromi Kubota, Yasuyuki Takata, Masamichi Kohno, The Effects of a Beam Wavelength on Laser Micro Processing of Ceramics, Proceedings of the 21st International Symposium on Transport Phenomena, Paper-228, 2010.11.
3. Soma Yamamoto, Keita Tani, Yasumori Onaka, Yasuyuki Takata, Shinzo Suzuki, Yasushi Shibuta, Shigeo Maruyama, Masamichi Kohno, Synthesis of Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes by Laser Vaporized Catalytic Chemical Vapor Deposition Technique, Proceedings of HT2007: 2007 ASME-JSME Thermal Engineering Summer Heat Transfer Conference, HT2007-32776, 2007.07.
4. M.Kohno,S.Kawauchi,Y.Takata,Y.Matsuoka, Microdrilling of Metals with a Nano-Second Pulsed Bessel Laser Beam, Procedings of the International Heat Transfer Conference IHTC-13, 2006.08.
5. M.Kohno, T.Orii, M.Hirasawa, T.Seto, Y.Murakami, S.Chiashi, Y.Miyauchi, S.Maruyama,, Synthesis of single-walled carbon nanotube (SWNTs) from size-selected catalytic metal particles, Applied Physics A, 79, 787-790, vol.79, pp.787-790,, 2004.09.
6. Masamichi KOHNO, Yoshihiko MATSUOKA, Microfabrication and Drilling Using Diffraction-Free Pulsed Laser Beam Generated with Axicon Lens, JSME International Journal, Series B, Vol.47, No.3, pp.497-500, 2004.01.
7. M. Kohno, S. Inoue, A. Yabe and S. Maruyama, FT-ICR Studies of Precursor Clusters of Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes, Micro. Thermophys. Eng., 7, 1, 33-39, Eng., vol.7, no.1, p.33-39, 2002.01.
8. M.Kohno, S.Inoue, R.Kojima, S.Chiashi and S.Maruyama, FT-ICR Studies of Laser Vaporized Clusters from Ni/Co and Ni/Y Loaded Graphite Samples, Physica B, 323, 1月4日, 272-274, Vol.323, No.1-4, p.272-274, 2002.01.
9. M.Kohno, S. Suzuki, H. Shiromaru, K. Kobayashi, S. Nagase and Y. Achiba, Photoelectron Spectroscopy Study of MCn- ( M = Sc, Y and La, 5n20 ), Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena, 112, 163-173, vol.112 p.163-173, 2000.01.
10. M.Kohno, S. Suzuki, T. Kodama, D.Kasuya, H.Shiromaru, Y.Achiba, Ultraviolet Photoelectron Spectroscopy of C60- produced by three different generation methods, Europe. J. Phys. D, D9, 359-362, D9, p.359-362, 1999.01.
11. M.Kohno, S.Suzuki, H.Shiromaru and Y.Achiba, Characterization of the lowest triplet states of linear form C2n+1 by anion photoelectron spectroscopy, J.Chem.Phys., 110, 3781-3784, 1999.01.
12. M.Kohno, S.Suzuki, H.Shiromaru, T.Moriwaki and Y.Achiba, Ultraviolet photoelectron spectroscopy on the linear conformer of negatively charged carbon clusters Cn- (10≦n≦16), Chem.Phys.Lett., 282, 330-334, vol.282, p.330-334, 1998.01.
Educational Activities
Education of undergraduate/graduate student
Education of foreign student
Heat transfer
Measurement technology
Professional and Outreach Activities
I have been in charge of the program to send undergraduate students to the University of Illinois since 2012. I'm also working in activities to promote exchange with Kyushu University and the University of Illinois. Instructor of baseball team (Elementary school syudents).