Tomohiro Yasuda

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Tomohiro Yasuda
Hokkaido University
Catalysis Research Center, Technical Application Division
Job title
Associate Professor
Doctor of Enginnering(Yanamashi University)
Other affiliation
National Institude of Advanced Inductrial Science and Technology (AIST), Interdisciplinary Research Center for Catalytic Chemistry
Research funding number

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Oct 2015
Associate Professor, Research and Development Division, Institute for Catalysis, Hokkaido University
Apr 2015
Sep 2015
Associate Professor, Technical Application Division, Catalysis Research Center, Hokkaido University
Nov 2011
Mar 2015
Project Researcher, Cooperative Research and Development Center, Yokohama National University
Apr 2007
Oct 2011
Research fellow, Department of Chemistry and Biotechnology, Yokohama National University
Apr 2003
Sep 2005
Research fellow, Clean Energy Research Center, Yamanashi University


Oct 2005
Mar 2007
Engineering for Functional Material System, A Doctoral Cource, Interdisciplinary Graduate School of Medicine and Engineering,, Yamanashi University
Apr 2001
Mar 2003
Department of Applied Chemistry, A Doctoral Cource, Graduate School of Engineering, Tokyo Metropolitan University
Apr 1999
Mar 2001
Department of Applied Chemistry, The Master Cource, Graduate School of Engineering, Tokyo Metropolitan University
Apr 1995
Mar 1999
Department of Industrial Chemistry, Faculty of Engineering, Tokyo Metropolitan University

Published Papers

Ito Akika, Yasuda Tomohiro, Ma Xiaofeng, Watanabe Masayoshi
POLYMER JOURNAL   49(9) 671-676   Sep 2017   [Refereed]
Watanabe Masayoshi, Thomas Morgan L., Zhang Shiguo, Ueno Kazuhide, Yasuda Tomohiro, Dokko Kaoru
CHEMICAL REVIEWS   117(10) 7190-7239   May 2017   [Refereed]
Miran, M. S.; Yasuda, T.; Tatara, R.; Susan, M. A. B. H.; Watanabe, M.
Faraday Discuss      2017   [Refereed]
Zhe Li, Shiguo Zhang, Ce Zhang, Kazuhide Ueno, Tomohiro Yasuda, Ryoichi Tatara, Kaoru Dokko and Masayoshi Watanabe
Nanoscale   7 14385-14392   2015   [Refereed]
Miran, M. S.※; Yasuda, T.※; Susan, M. A. B. H.; Dokko, K.; Watanabe, M.
J. Phys. Chem. C   118 27631-27639   2014   [Refereed]


Soft Material Using Ionic Liquids
Tomohiro Yasuda, and Masayoshi Watanabe
3 2-10   Sep 2014   [Invited]
YASUDA Tomohiro, WATANABE Masayoshi
Chemical engineering of Japan   75(6) 386-390   Jun 2011
YASUDA Tomohiro, WATANABE Masayoshi
Journal of Ion Exchange   22(2) 58-64   2011
  In this paper, our studies to apply ionic liquids (ILs) as electrolyte in energy devices such as lithium ion batteries (LIB) and H2/O2 fuel cells (FC) are reviewed. Typical ionic liquids are non-volatile and thermally stable with high ionic cond...
Development of Non-humidified Intermediate Temperature Fuel Cells Using Protic Ionic Liquids
Tomohiro Yasuda, and Masayoshi Watanabe
3 99-104   Dec 2010   [Invited]
Non-humidified Intermediate Temperature Fuel Cells Using Protic Ionic Liquids
Tomohiro Yasuda, and Masayoshi Watanabe
44 940-940   Dec 2009
Non-humidifying Operation -Employing Protic Ionic Liquids as Proton Conductor-
Tomohiro Yasuda
-tomohiro_yasuda   Sep 2009

Books etc

Supported Ionic Liquids – Fundamentals and Applications
Tomohiro Yasuda, and Masayoshi Watanabe (Part:Joint Work, Chapter 20: Supported Protic Ionic Liquids in Polymer Membranes for Electrolytes of Nonhumidified Fuel Cells)
Soft Actuators
Masayoshi Watanabe, Satoru Imaizumi, Tomohiro Yasuda, and Hisashi Kokubo. (Part:Joint Work)

Conference Activities & Talks

Fabrication of Solid Thin Film Including Ionic Liquid and Application to Non-humidifying Fuel Cells [Invited]
Tomohiro Yasuda
tomohiro_yasuda   20 May 2015   
Development of Non-Humidifying Intermediate Temperature Fuel Cell Using Protic Ionic Liquid as Proton Conductor [Invited]
Tomohiro Yasuda
tomohiro_yasuda   1 Jun 2010   
Sulfonated Polyimide/Protic Ionic Liquid Composite Membranes as Electrolyte Membrane for Non-humidified Intermediate Temperature Fuel Cells [Invited]
Yasuda, T.; Lee, S.-Y.; Nakamura, S.; Ogawa, A.; Watanabe, M.
4th International Conference on Polymer Batteries and Fuel Cells   2009   

Research Grants & Projects

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology; MEXT: Nanotech Career-up Alliance
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): Tomohiro Yasuda

Social Contribution

Measurement techniques of Fuel Cell System
[Lecturer]  tomohiro_yasuda  28 Aug 2013 - 29 Aug 2013
Introduction of Fuel Cell for Beginners
[Lecturer]  tomohiro_yasuda  10 May 2013