JAPAN NANO 2016 symposium was carried out at Reception Hall of Tokyo Big Sight on January 29th, 2016. At this symposium, the awards ceremony was taken place for the six major results of 2014 from Nanotechnology Platform Japan Program and the awards for Technical Staff in 2015.1. Six major results of 2014 from Nanotechnology Platform Japan Program.
[Best Award] Molecule & Material Synthesis Platform, Nagoya Univ.
"Development of chiral stationary phases capable of reversible switching of the elution order"
Users: Katsuhiro Maeda, Kohei Shimomura, Tomoyuki Ikai, Ryoma Ishidate, Shigeyoshi Kanoh (Kanazawa Univ.)
Members: Eiji Yashima (Nagoya Univ.)
Advanced Characterization Nanotechnology Platform, Hokkaido University
"Ultrathin inorganic molecular wire based on transition metal oxygen octahedra"
Users: Masahiro Sadakane (Hiroshima Univ.), Toru Murayama (Tokyo Metropolitan Univ.), Zhang Zhenxin (Kanagawa Univ.), Wataru Ueda (Kanagawa Univ.)
Members: Norihito Sakaguchi (Hokkaido Univ.）
Advanced Characterization Nanotechnology Platform, Japan Atomic Energy Agency (JAEA)
"In-situ XAFS study for hydrazine electrooxidation catalysts"
Users: Tomokazu Sakamoto, Hirofumi Kishi, Susumu Yamaguchi, Hirohisa Tanaka (Daihatsu Motor)
Members: Daiju Matsumura, Kazuhisa Tamura, Yasuo Nishihata (JAEA)Nanofabrication Platform, Tohoku Univ.
"Development of Acoust-Optic Tunable Filter"
Users: Hiroki Kobayashi, Keiichi Fujita (Nagano Keiki Co., Ltd.), Hajime Hotta (Mimaki Electronic Components Co., Ltd.), Naoyuki Mineo (OPTOHUB Co., Ltd.)
Members: Masaaki Moriyama, Yukio Suzuki, Kentaro Totsu （Tohoku Univ.）Nanofabrication Platform, Waseda Univ.
"Development of microfluidic organic light-emitting devices"
Users: Chihaya Adachi (Kyushu Univ.)
Members: Jun Mizuno, Takashi Kasahara, Naofumi Kobayashi, Hiroyuki Kuwae, Shuichi Shoji (Waseda Univ.)
Molecule & Material Synthesis Platform, Institute of Molecular Science, National Institutes of Natural Sciences
"Synthesis and analysis of 3,4-dichloromethylphenidate"
Users: Kenji Tsujikawa (National Research Institute of Police Science)
Members: Mika Inoue, Shuhei Higashibayashi (Institute of Molecular Science, National Institutes of Natural Sciences)2. Awards for Technical Staff in 2015
Best Technical Skill Award, Best Technical Support Contribution Award
(Nanofabrication Platform, National Institute for Materials Science)
"Device fabrication techniques for novel nanomaterials"
Best Technical Support Contribution Award
(Nanofabrication Platform, Kyoto University)
"Development of Microfabrication Technologies"Young Technical Skill Award
(Nanofabrication Platform, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology)
"From Design to Fabrication"Young Technical Skill Award
(Molecule & Material Synthesis Platform, Nara Institute of Science and Technology)
"Technical Support for Cryo Transmission Electron Microscopy"