Research Awards

13 Oct., 2016 AsiaNANO 2016 NPG Asia Materials Poster Awards "Molecular-scale Investigation of Oligo (ethylene glycol)-terminated SAMs by Frequency Modulation AFM in Liquid" Natsumi Inada
9 Mar., 2014 One of the best top ten posters of the conference Award
5th International Conference on NanoStructures (ICNS)
"High-Speed Atomic Force Microscopy with atomic-scale resolution using separate-type XY and Z scanner with screw cantilever holding mechanism" S. M. R. Akrami
22 Jul., 2013

Nano-probe Technology Incentive Award
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
167th Committee on Nano-probe Technology

"Molecular scale investigation of biomolecules/water interface by three dimansional scanning force microscopy" Hitoshi Asakawa
11 Apr., 2011

The Young Scientists' Prize
The Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology

"Study on atomic-scale imaging techniques for phenomena at nanobio interfaces" Takeshi Fukuma
15 Jan., 2010 19th MRS-J Academic Symposium Incentive Award
Materials Research Society of Japan
“Frequwncy Modulation Atomic Force Microscopy for Visualizing Nanobio-Interfaces” Takeshi Fukuma
Dec. 2008 The 4th Incentive Award for Young Scientist
Biophysical Society of Japan
“Molecular-scale imaging of hydration layers formed on a model biological
membrane by frequency modulation atomic force microscopy”
Takeshi Fukuma
Mar. 2008 Takagi award
The Society of Non-traditional Technology
Bio-Nanotechnology Forum
“Molecular-scale imaging at the interface between lipid bilayer
and physiological solution using liquid-environment atomic force microscopy”
Takeshi Fukuma
Jul. 2005 Nano-probe Technology Incentive Award
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
167th Committee on Nano-probe Technology
 “High-Resolution FM-AFM Imaging in Air and Liquids” Takeshi Fukuma
Sep. 2004 Young Scientist Award for the Presentation of an Excellent Paper
Japan Society of Applied Physics
“Dynamic Force Microscopy at Higher Cantilever Resonance Frequencies
using Laser Power Modulation Technique”
Takeshi Fukuma