Takeshi Yanai


Title
Professor
Name
Takeshi Yanai
Degree
Doctor of engineering
Mail
yanait[at]chem.nagoya-u.ac.jp
Phone
000-000-0000
Laboratory
Quantum Chemistry
Key word
Theoretical Chemistry/Computational Chemistry
ITbM site
http://www.itbm.nagoya-u.ac.jp/en/members/t-yanai/

    Research

  • Development of novel electronic structure theories and computational algorithms. Quantum chemistry calculation based research on photochemical organic systems and catalytic inorganic molecules.
  • Personal history

  • 1997
    B.S.; University of Tokyo (Applied Chemistry)
    1999
    M.S.; University of Tokyo (Applied Chemistry)
    2001
    Dr. Eng.; University of Tokyo (Applied Chemistry)
    1999-2002
    JSPS Research Fellow DC1; University of Tokyo
    2002-2003
    JSPS Research Fellow PD; Pacific Northwest National Laboratory and Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA
    2002-2003
    Visiting postdoctoral fellow; Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, USA
    2003-2005
    Postdoctoral fellow; Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA
    2005-2006
    Postdoctoral fellow; Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Cornell University, USA
    2007-2018
    Associate Professor; Department of Theoretical and Computational Molecular Science, Institute for Molecular Science, National Institutes of Natural Sciences, Japan
    2017-present
    JST PRESTO Researcher
    2018-present
    Professor; WPI-ITbM, Nagoya University
  • Awards

    • Chemical Physics Letters Most Cited Paper 2003-2007 Award
    • The Wiley-International Journal of Quantum Chemistry Young Investigator Award (The 49th Sanibel Symposium, 2009)
    • Laureate, International Academy of Quantum Molecular Science Medal (2013)
    • Japan Society of Molecular Science (2013)
    • Bulletin of the Chemical Society of Japan Award (2014)
    • The 2017 Pople Medal of Asia-Pacific Conference of Theoretical and Computational Chemistry (2017)
    • Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Award (2018)