icon_new_08 Chun-Lin Shi, Daniel von Wangenheim, Ullrich Herrmann, Mari Wildhagen, Ivan Kulik, Andreas Kopf, Takashi Ishida, Vilde Olsson, Mari Kristine Anker, Markus Albert, Melinka A. Butenko, Georg Felix, Shinichiro Sawa, Manfred Claassen, Jiří Friml & Reidunn B. Aalen, “The dynamics of root cap sloughing in Arabidopsis is regulated by peptide signalling,” Nature Plants, 2018
icon_new_08 Scofield S, Murison A, Jones A, Fozard J, Aida M, Band LR, Bennett M and Murray JAH, “Coordination of meristem and boundary functions by transcription factors in the SHOOT MERISTEMLESS regulatory network,” Development, 145, dev157081, 2018.
icon_new_08 Szilvia Pothoczki, László Pusztai, Imre Bakó, “Variations of the Hydrogen Bonding and Hydrogen-Bonded Network in Ethanol–Water Mixtures on Cooling,” The Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 122(26), 6790-6800, 2018.
icon_new_08 Ildiko Pethes, Laszlo Temleitner, Matija Tomsic, Andrej Jamnik, László Pusztai,”Unexpected Composition Dependence of the First Sharp Diffraction Peak in an Alcohol-Aldehyde Liquid Mixture: n-Pentanol and Pentanal,” Physica Status Solidi B: Basic Solid State Physics, 2018.
Yumi Hirakawa, Seiichiro Hasezawa, Takumi Higaki, “Reactive oxygen species production and stimulated endocytosis in tobacco BY-2 cells treated with Erwinia carotovora culture filtrate,” Cytologia, in press.
Yuichiro Arima, Seiji Hokimoto, Noriaki Tabata, Osamu Nakagawa, Asahi Oshima, Yosuke Matsumoto, Takahiro Sato, Toshifumi Mukunoki, Jun Otani, Masanobu Ishii, Michie Uchikawa, Eiichiro Yamamoto, Yasuhiro Izumiya, Koichi Kaikita, Hisao Ogawa, Koichi Nishiyama and Kenichi Tsujita, “Evaluation of collateral source characteristics with three-dimensional analysis using micro X-ray computed tomography,” Journal of the American Heart Association, Issue 6, Volume 7, 23 March 2018.
Satoshi Hinokuma, Saaya Kiritoshi, Yusuke Kawabata, Kento Araki, Shun Matsuki, Tetsuya Sato, Masato Machida, “Catalytic ammonia combustion properties and operando characterization of copper oxides supported on aluminum silicates and silicon oxides,” Journal of Catalysis, Vol. 361, pp. 267-277, 2018.
Hongtao Yang, Zinhua Qu, Wenjiao Lin, Cong Wang, Donghui Zhu, Kerong Dai, Yufeng Zheng, “In vitro and in vivo studies on zinc-hydroxyapatite composites as novel biodegradable metal matrix composite for orthopedic applications,” Acta Biomaterialia, 71, 200-214, 2018.
Kae Akita, Seiichiro Hasezawa, Takumi Higaki, “Cortical microtubules and fusicoccin response in clustered stomatal guard cells induced by sucrose solutionimmersion,” Plant Signaling & Behavior, 13:4, 2018. DOI: 10.1080/15592324.2018.1454815.
Aeju Lee, Sung Hoon Kim, Hyun Lee, Bohee Kim, Yoon Suk Kim, Jaehong Key, “Visualization of MMP-2 Activity Using Dual-Probe Nanoparticles to Detect Potential Metastatic Cancer Cells,” Nanomaterials, 8 (2):119, 2018.
Satoshi Hinokuma, Geir Wiker, Takuya Suganuma, Atul Bansode, Dragos Stoian, Silvia Caminero Huertas, Sonia Molina, Alexandr Shafir, Magnus Rønning, Wouter van Beek, Atsushi Urakawa*, “Versatile IR spectroscopy combined with synchrotron XAS-XRD: Chemical, electronic and structural insights during thermal treatment of MOF materials,” European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, 2018(17), 1847-1853, 2018. (Selected as a ‘Very Important Paper (VIP)’) DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201800140
Liru Dou, KaiKai He, Takumi Higaki, Xiangfeng Wang, Tonglin Mao, “Ethylene signaling modulates cortical microtubule reassembly in response to salt stress,” Plant Physiology 176, 2071-2081, 2018.
Ishido, T., Pritchett, J. W., Nishi, Y., Sugihara, M., Kano, Y., Matsushima, N., Kikuchi, T., Tosha, T., Ariki, K., “Self-potential monitoring at the Sumikawa geothermal field, Akita, Japan,”  Proc. 43rd Workshop on Geothermal Reservoir Engineering Stanford Univ., 1232, 2018.
Tosha, T., Kida, Y., Obara, Y., Yamazaki, T., and Watanabe, H., “Geothermal development in Oguni, central Kyushu,” Proc. 43rd Workshop on Geothermal Reservoir Engineering Stanford Univ., 142, 2018.
Quitain AT*, Y Sumigawa, EG Mission, M Sasaki, S Assabumrungrat, T Kida, “Graphene Oxide and Microwave Synergism for Efficient Esterification of Fatty Acids,” ACS Energy & Fuels32(3), 3599-3607, 2018.
CL Yiin, AT Quitain, S Yusup, Y Uemura, M Sasaki, T Kida, “Thermogravimetric Analysis and Kinetic Modeling of Low-Transition-Temperature Mixtures Pretreated Oil Palm Empty Fruit Bunch for Possible Maximum Yield of Yyrolysis Oil,” Bioresource Technology, 255, 189-197, 2018.
Izumi Tanikura, Ren Shintani, Atsushi Sainoki*, Shinya Watanabe, Yuzo Obara, “Quantitative comparison of chipping- and hydrodemolition-induced microscopic damage evolution in concrete substrates,” Construction and Building Materials, 164, 193-205, 2018. (*corresponding author)
Hiroaki Kuki, Takumi Higaki, Ryusuke Yokoyama, Takeshi Kuroha, Naoki Shinohara, Seiichiro Hasezawa and Kazuhiko Nishitani, “Quantitative confocal imaging method for analyzing cellulose dynamics during cell wall regeneration in Arabidopsis mesophyll protoplasts,” Plant Direct e00021, 2017.
AD Pramata, K Suematsu, AT Quitain, M Sasaki, T Kida, “Synthesis of Highly Luminescent SnO2 Nanocrystals: Analysis of their Defect‐Related Photoluminescence Using Polyoxometalates as Quenchers,” Advanced Functional Materials, 28(4), 1704620, 2017.
Quitain AT*, EG Mission, Y Sumigawa, M Sasaki, “Supercritical Carbon Dioxide-Mediated Esterification in a Microfluidic Reactor,” Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process
123, 168-173, 2018. (*corresponding author)
P Wataniyakul, P Boonnoun, AT Quitain, M Sasaki, T Kida, N Laosiripojana, A Shotipruk, “Preparation of hydrothermal carbon as catalyst support for conversion of biomass to
5-hydroxymethylfurfural,” Catalysis Communications, 104, 41-47, 2018.
Soengkono, S. and Tosha, T., “Identifying Faults and Fractures at Different Depths from Airborne Gravity Gradient Surveys over Kujyu and Kirishima Geothermal Areas, Japan,” Proc. NZ Geothermal Workshop 2017, 128, 2017
Tosha, T., Inagaki, H., Soengkono, S., and Kida, Y., “On the airborne survey by a helicopter – A brief outline and several analyses of the survey,” Proc. NZ Geothermal Workshop 2017, 059, 2017.
YH Chan, S Yusup, AT Quitain, Y Uemura, SK Loh, “Fractionation of pyrolysis oil via supercritical carbon dioxide extraction: Optimization study using response surface methodology (RSM),” Biomass and Bioenergy, 107, 155-163, 2017.
Satoshi Hinokuma, Hiroki Shimanoe, Yusuke Kawabata, Saaya Kiritoshi, Kento Araki, Masato Machida, “Supported and unsupported manganese oxides for catalytic ammonia combustion,” Catalysis Communications 105, 48-51, 2018.
Song Yeul Lee, Min Lin, Aeju Lee, Yong Il Park, “Lanthanide-doped nanoparticles for diagnostic sensing,” Nanomaterials, 7(12), 411, 2017.
Andrea Ameruoso, Roberto Palomba, Annalisa Palange, Antonio Cervadoro, Aeju Lee, Daniele Di Mascolo, Paolo Decuzzi, “Ameliorating Amyloid-β Fibrils Triggered Inflammation via Curcumin-loaded Polymeric Nanoconstructs,” Frontiers in Immunology, 8, 1411, 2017.
Yasuka L. Yamaguchi*, Takashi Ishida#*, Mika Yoshimura, Yuko Imamura, Chie Shimaoka and Shinichiro Sawa, “A collection of mutants for CLE-peptide-encoding genes in Arabidopsis
generated by CRISPR/Cas9 mediated gene targeting,” Plant and Cell Physiology, 58(11), 1848-1856, 2017. * These authors contributed equally to this work. # Corresponding author
Hongtao Yang, Cong Wang, Chaoqiang Liu, Houwen Chen, Yifan Wu, Jintao Han, Zichang Jia, Wenjiao Lin, Deyuan Zhang, Wenting Li, Wei Yuan, Hui Guo, Huafang Li, Guangxin Yang, Deling Kong, Donghui Zhu, Kazuki Takashima, Liqun Ruan, Jianfeng Nie*, Xuan Li*, Yufeng Zheng*, “Evolution of the degradation mechanism of pure zinc stent in the one-year study of rabbit abdominal aorta model,” Biomaterials, 145, 92-105, 2017. (*corresponding author)
Orsolya Gereben, Laszlo Pusztai, “Cluster Formation and Percolation in Ethanol-Water mixtures,” Chemical Physics, 496, 1-8, 2017. DOI:
Quitain AT, “Development of Reactive Separation Technologies Utilizing the Synergy of Supercritical Carbon Dioxide and Subcritical Water,” Chemical Engineering, 62 (7), 494-499, 2017. (invited publication)
CL Yiin, AT Quitain, S Yusup, M Sasaki, Y Uemura, T Kida, “Choline chloride (ChCl) and monosodium glutamate (MSG)-based green solvents from optimized cactus malic acid for biomass delignification,” Bioresource Technology, 244 (1), 941-948, 2017.
A Miyamoto, Y Kuwaki, T Sano, K Hatakeyama, AT Quitain, M Sasaki, T Kida, “Solid Electrolyte Gas Sensor Based on a Proton-Conducting Graphene Oxide Membrane,” ACS Omega, 2, 6, 2994-3001, 2017.
CJU Co, AT Quitain, JQ Borja, NP Dugos, M Takafuji, T Kida, “Synthesis and characterization of hybrid composite aerogels from alginic acid and graphene oxide,” IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, 206, 012053, 2017.
Atsushi Sainoki, Shingo Tabata, Hani S. Mitri, Daisuke Fukuda and Jun-ichi Kodama, “Time-dependent tunnel deformations in homogeneous and heterogeneous weak rock formations,”
Computers and Geotechnics, 92, 186-200, 2017.
  Satoshi Hinokuma, Hiroki Shimanoe, Yusuke Kawabata, Shun Matsuki, Saaya Kiritoshi and Masato Machida, “Effects of support materials and silver loading on catalytic ammonia combustion properties,” Catalysis Today, 303, 2-7, 2018. DOI:
Aditya Ardana, Andrew K. Whittaker, Kristofer J. Thurecht, “Synthesis and post-polymerisation ligations of PEG-based hyperbranched polymers for RNA conjugation via reversible disulfide linkage,” Macromolecular Research 25, 599-614, 2017.
EG Mission, AT Quitain*, M. Sasaki, Kida T*, “Synergizing graphene oxide with microwave irradiation for efficient cellulose depolymerization into glucose,” RSC Green Chemistry, 19, 3831-3843, 2017. (*corresponding author)
Quitain, A. T.*, B. Ozturk, E. G. Mission, M. Sasaki, “Microwave-Assisted Pressurized Hot Water Extraction of Alkaloids,” Water Extraction of Bioactive Compounds: From Plants to Drug Development, Chapter 10, 269-289, 2017. (*corresponding author)
YH Chan, AT Quitain*, S Yusup, Y Uemura, M Sasaki, T Kida, “Optimization of hydrothermal liquefaction of palm kernel shell and consideration of supercritical carbon dioxide mediation effect,” The Journal of Supercritical Fluids, 133, 2, 640-646, 2018. (*corresponding author)
YH Chan, AT Quitain, S Yusup, Y Uemura, M Sasaki, T Kida, “Liquefaction of palm kernel shell in sub-and supercritical water for bio-oil production,” Journal of the Energy Institute, In press, Available online 7 June 2017.
SC Yim, AT Quitain*, S Yusup, M Sasaki, Y Uemura, T Kida, “Metal Oxide-Catalyzed Hydrothermal Liquefaction of Malaysian Oil Palm Biomass to Bio-Oil Under Supercritical Condition,” The Journal of Supercritical Fluids, 120, 384-394, 2017. (*corresponding author)
Yamaguchi YL, Suzuki R, Cabrera J, Nakagami S, Sagara T, Ejima C, Sano R, Aoki Y, Olmo R, Kurata T, Obayashi T, Demura T, Ishida T, Escobar C, Sawa S., “Root-Knot and Cyst Nematodes Activate Procambium-Associated Genes in Arabidopsis Roots,” Frontiers in Plant Science, Volume 8, 1195, 2017. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2017.01195
Oota M, Gotoh E, Endo M, Ishida T, Matsushita T, Sawa S, “Negative phototaxis in M. incognita,International Journal of Biology, Volume 9, No. 3, 51-55, 2017.
Lishuai JIANG, Peipeng ZHANG, Lianjun CHEN, Hao Zhen, Atsushi SAINOKI, Hani MITRI, Qingbiao WANG, “Numerical approach for goaf-side entry layout and yield pillar design in fractured ground conditions,” Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, 50(11), 3049-3071, 2017.
Sainoki A. & Mitri, H.S. “Quantitative analysis with plastic strain indicators to estimate damage induced by fault-slip,” Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, 10(1), 1-10, 2018.
Sainoki A., Mitri, H.S. & Chinnasane, D. “Characterization of aseismic fault-slip in a deep hard rock mine through numerical modelling – Case study,” Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, 50(10), 2709–2729, 2017.
Aeju Lee, Claudia De Mei, Miguel Fereira, Roberto Marotta, Hong Yeol Yoon, Kwangmeyung Kim, Ick Chan Kwon, and Paolo Decuzzi, “Dexamethasone-loaded Polymeric Nanoconstructs for Monitoring and Treating Inflammatory Bowel Disease,” Theranostics, 7(15), 3653-3666, 2017.
Chaoya Ma, Hasita Horlad, Cheng Pan, Hiromu Yano, Koji Ohnishi, Yukio Fujiwara, Masao Matsuoka, Aeju Lee, Takuro Niidome, Ryuya Yamanaka, Motohiro Takeya and Yoshihiro Komohara, “Stat3 inhibitor abrogates the expression of PD-1 ligands on lymphoma cell lines,” Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hematopathology, 57(1), 21-25, 2017.
Sainoki A. & Mitri, H.S., “Numerical Investigation on Pillar Failure Mechanism Induced by Time-dependent Skin Degradation,International Journal of Mining Science and Technology, Volume 27, Issue 4, 591–597, 2017.
Paolo Decuzzi, Alessandro Coclite, Aeju Lee, et al., Nano-Particles for Biomedical Applications, Springer Handbook of Nanotechnology, Chapter 21, 643-691, 2017.
Sainoki A. & Mitri, H.S., “Influence of mining activities on the reactivation of a footwall fault,” Arab J Geosci, 10: 99, 2017. doi:10.1007/s12517-017-2913-4
C Choomwattana, … AT Quitain, S Assabumrungrat, “Process Integration of Dimethyl Carbonate and Ethylene Glycol Production from Biomass and Heat Exchanger Network Design,” Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 107, 80-93 (2016).
FH Baldovino, AT Quitain*, NP Dugos, SA Roces, M Koinuma, M Yuasa, T Kida, “Synthesis and characterization of nitrogen-functionalized graphene oxide in high-temperature and high-pressure ammonia,” RSC Advances 6 (115), 113924-113932 (2016). (*corresponding author)
B Ali, S Yusup, AT Quitain, …, “Pretreatment and Bentonite-based Catalyzed Conversion of Palm-rubber Seed Oil Blends to Biodiesel,” Procedia Engineering, 157, 501-507 (2016).
C Prommuak, I Sereewatthanawut, P Pavasant, AT Quitain, M Goto, A Shotipruk, “The Effect of Pulsed Microwave Power on Transesterification of Chlorella sp. for Biodiesel Production,”
Chemical Engineering Communications, 203 (5), 575-580 (2016).
YH Chan, RR Tan, S Yusup, HL Lam, AT Quitain, “Comparative life cycle assessment (LCA) of bio-oil production from fast pyrolysis and hydrothermal liquefaction of oil palm empty fruit
bunch (EFB),” Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy, 18 (6), 1759-1768 (2016).
J Poosumas, K Ngaosuwan, AT Quitain, S Assabumrungrat, “Role of ultrasonic irradiation on transesterification of palm oil using calcium oxide as a solid base catalyst,” Energy Conversion and Management, 120, 62-70 (2016).
Y Hirano, R Miyanomae, M Sasaki, AT Quitain, T Kida, S Okubayashi, “New Route for the Production of Thermosensitive Polymer With Pulsed Arc Discharge at the Argon–Water Interface,” IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, 44 (2), 211-215 (2016).
CL Yiin, AT Quitain, S Yusup, M Sasaki, Y Uemura, T Kida, “Characterization of natural low transition temperature mixtures (LTTMs): Green solvents for biomass delignification,” Bioresource Technology, 199, 258-264 (2016).
K Chhouk, AT Quitain*, PD Gaspillo*, JB Maridable, M Sasaki, Y Shimoyama, M Goto, “Super-critical Carbon Dioxide-Mediated Hydrothermal Extraction of Bioactive Compounds from Garcinia mangostana Pericarp,” J. Supercrit. Fluids, 110, 167-175 (2016). (*corresponding author)
Aeju Lee, Daniele Di Mascolo, Marco Francardi, Federica Piccardi, Tiziano Bandiera, Paolo Decuzzi, “Spherical polymeric nanoconstructs for combined chemotherapeutic and anti-inflammatory therapies,” Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology, and Medicine 12, 2139-2147, 2016.
Yamaguchi YL, Ishida T*, Sawa S., “CLE peptides and their signaling pathways in plant development,” J Exp Bot, Volume 67, 4813-4826, 2016. (*corresponding author)

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