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Takayuki Watanabe Last modified date:2017.05.25

Professor / Product System Engineering
Department of Chemical Engineering
Faculty of Engineering


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Thermal plasmas have attracted extensive attention due to their unique advantages, and it is expected to be utilized for a number of industrial applications such as plasma spraying, film deposition, decomposition of harmful materials, recovery of useful materials from wastes, and synthesis of high-quality and high-performance nanoparticles. The advantages of thermal plasmas including high enthalpy to enhance reaction kinetics, high chemical reactivity, and oxidation or reduction atmospheres in accordance with required chemical reactions are beneficial for innovative processing. .
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092-802-2745
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092-802-2745
Academic Degree
Dr. of Engieering
Field of Specialization
Plasma Chemistry, Plasma Processing
Outline Activities
Thermofluid and Heat Transfer Phenomena in Thermal Plasma System
Environmental Processing using Plasma Chemistry
Nanomaterial Synthesis using Thermal Plasmas
Green Process using Atmospheric Plasmas
Next Generation Energy System Development
Lunar Resources Utilization
Research
Research Interests
  • Thermofluid and Heat Transfer Phenomena in Thermal Plasma System
    Environmental Processing using Plasma Chemistry
    Nanomaterial Synthesis using Thermal Plasmas
    Green Process using Atmospheric Plasmas
    Next Generation Energy System Development
    Lunar Resources Utilization
    keyword : Thermal plasma, Atmospheric Plasma, Nanoparticle Synthesis, Waste Treatment, Plasma Chemistry, Plasma Processing
    2013.04~2023.03.
Academic Activities
Papers
1. Feng Liang, Manabu Tanaka, Sooseok Choi, Takayuki Watanabe, Investigation of the Relationship between Arc-Anode Attachment and Anode Temperature for Nickel Nanoparticle Production by DC Arc Discharge, Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 49, 12, 2016.02.
2. Feng Liang, Tanaka Manabu, Sooseok Choi, Takayuki Watanabe, Measurement of Anode Surface Temperature in Carbon Nanomaterial Production by Arc Discharge Method, Material Research Bulletin, 60, 2014.12.
3. Takayuki Watanabe, Yaping Liu, Tanaka Manabu, Investigation of Electrode Phenomena In An Innovative Thermal Plasma for Glass Melting, Plasma Chemistry and Plasma Processing, 34, 3, 2014.04.
Presentations
1. Takayuki Watanabe, Taro Hasgizume, Tomoyuki Imatsuji, Tanaka Manabu, High-Speed Visualization of Thermal Plasma Characteristics, 31st International Congress on High-Speed Imaging and Photonic, 2016.11.09.
2. Takayuki Watanabe, Multi-Phase AC Arc for Innovative Glass Melting, 13th European Plasma Conference, 2014.06.23.
3. Takayuki Watanabe, Nanoparticle Synthesis and Its Formation Mechanism in Thermal Plasmas, 8th International Conference on Reactive Plasmas, 2014.02.04.
4. Takayuki Watanabe, Innovative Thermal Plasma Processing from Fundamental Research, 21st International Symposium on Plasma Chemistry, 2013.08.08.
Membership in Academic Society
  • The Japan Society of Applied Physics
  • The Society of Chemical Engineers, Japan
  • The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • The Japan Society of Plasma Science and Nuclear Fusion Research
  • The Society of Inorganic Materials, Japan
  • Smart Processing Society for Material, Environment & Energy
Awards
  • Development of innovative plasma processing and establishment of plasma analysis
  • Waste Treatment by Plasmas under Atmospheric Pressure
  • Modeling of plasma flows
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