Yohei Kotsuchibashi

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Yohei Kotsuchibashi
Shizuoka Institute of Science and Technology
Faculty of Science and TechnologyDepartment of Materials and Life Science
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Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2016
Lecturer(PI), Department of Materials and Life Science, Shizuoka Institute of Science and Technology
Jun 2013
Mar 2016
ICYS-MANA Researcher, WPI-MANA, National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
Jun 2012
May 2013
Government of Canada Post-Doctoral Researcher, Chemical and Materials Engineering, University of Alberta
Apr 2011
May 2012
JSPS Researcher, Chemical and Materials Engineering, University of Alberta


Apr 2008
Mar 2011
Kagoshima University
Apr 2006
Mar 2008
Kagoshima University
Apr 2002
Mar 2006
Kagoshima University

Published Papers

Toshiki Shiga, Hiromitsu Mori, Keiichi Uemura, Ryota Moriuchi, Hideo Dohra, Aika Yamawaki-Ogata, Yuji Narita, Akihiro Saito, Yohei Kotsuchibashi
Polymers   10    Aug 2018   [Refereed]
© 2018 by the authors. Poly([2-(methacryloyloxy)ethyl]trimethyl ammonium chloride) (METAC) and the gels were prepared and evaluated for their bactericidal and fungicidal activities. The antimicrobial properties of poly(METAC) were tested against E...
Yoko Kudo, Hiromitsu Mori, Yohei Kotsuchibashi, Yohei Kotsuchibashi
Polymer Journal   1-8   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
© 2018 The Society of Polymer Science, Japan An ethylene glycol-based hexa-block copolymer with six different temperature-responsive blocks was prepared via a reversible addition-fragmentation chain transfer (RAFT) polymerization. 2-(2-methoxyetho...
Yohei Kotsuchibashi, Yohei Kotsuchibashi, Chun Man Lee, Iren Constantinescu, Lily E. Takeuchi, Sreeparna Vappala, Jayachandran N. Kizhakkedathu, Jayachandran N. Kizhakkedathu, Ravin Narain, Mitsuhiro Ebara, Mitsuhiro Ebara, Mitsuhiro Ebara, Takao Aoyagi
Polymer Chemistry   8 7311-7315   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
© 2017 The Royal Society of Chemistry. A nanoparticle-preparation kit system for producing desired nanoparticles using ethylene glycol-based block copolymers with a common temperature-responsive block was developed. The injected nanoparticles were...
Wei Chih Lin, Sin Han Liou, Yohei Kotsuchibashi
Polymers   9    Nov 2017   [Refereed]
© 2017 by the authors. The imiquimod-poly(2-(2-methoxyethoxy)ethyl methacrylate) hydrogel (poly(MEO2MA) hydrogel) dressing was developed for the keloid therapy application. Four groups of the hydrogels, including the imiquimod-poly(MEO2MA) hydroge...
Keren Jiang, Yinan Wang, Garima Thakur, Yohei Kotsuchibashi, Selvaraj Naicker, Ravin Narain, Thomas Thundat
ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces   9 15225-15231   May 2017   [Refereed]
© 2017 American Chemical Society. A conjugated polymer interface consisting of an oxaborole containing polymer and a glycopolymer was used for achieving very high selectivity in dopamine (DA) detection. The optimum binding affinity between the pol...
Yohei Kotsuchibashi, Tomomi Takiguchi, Tomomi Takiguchi, Mitsuhiro Ebara, Mitsuhiro Ebara, Mitsuhiro Ebara, Takao Aoyagi, Takao Aoyagi
Polymer Chemistry   8 295-302   Jan 2017   [Refereed]
© 2016 The Royal Society of Chemistry. The effects caused by photo-induced proton generation on the assembly formation of dual-temperature/pH-responsive block copolymers are investigated. The block copolymer of P(N-isopropylacrylamide (NIPAAm)-co-...
Yinan Wang, Yinan Wang, Lin Li, Yohei Kotsuchibashi, Sergey Vshyvenko, Yang Liu, Dennis Hall, Hongbo Zeng, Ravin Narain
ACS Biomaterials Science and Engineering   2 2315-2323   Dec 2016   [Refereed]
© 2016 American Chemical Society. Hydrogels containing sugar and oxaborole residues with remarkable self-healing properties were synthesized by free-radical polymerization in a facile and one pot process. The strong covalent interactions between t...
Yohei Kotsuchibashi, Yohei Kotsuchibashi, Mitsuhiro Ebara, Mitsuhiro Ebara, Mitsuhiro Ebara, Takao Aoyagi, Ravin Narain
Polymers   8    Oct 2016   [Refereed]
© 2016 by the authors. The development of stimuli responsive polymers has progressed significantly with novel preparation techniques, which has allowed access to new materials with unique properties. Dual thermoresponsive (double temperature respo...
Yohei Kotsuchibashi, Mitsuhiro Ebara, Mitsuhiro Ebara
Polymers   8    Jan 2016   [Refereed]
© 2016 by the authors. A facile functionalization method of poly(ethylene-co-vinyl alcohol) (EVOH) nanofiber meshes was demonstrated by utilizing the benzoxaborole-diol interaction between EVOH and benzoxaborole-based copolymers (BOP). EVOH and BO...
Ryo Takai, Ryo Takai, Rio Kurimoto, Rio Kurimoto, Yasuhiro Nakagawa, Yasuhiro Nakagawa, Yohei Kotsuchibashi, Koki Namekawa, Mitsuhiro Ebara, Mitsuhiro Ebara, Mitsuhiro Ebara
Journal of Nanomaterials   2016    Jan 2016   [Refereed]
© 2016 Ryo Takai et al. This report describes the compositional and structural design strategy of a zeolite-polymer composite nanofiber mesh for the efficient removal of uremic toxins towards blood purification application. The nanofiber is fabric...

Books etc

Materials Nanoarchitectonics
Y. Kotsuchibashi (Part:Joint Work, Chapter title: Drug Delivery System)
Wiley-VCH   2018   
Biomaterials Nanoarchitectonics: Design of Functional Nanoparticles for Biomedical Applications
Y. Kotsuchibashi, R. Narain (Part:Joint Work, Chapter title: Nature-inspired Polymers)
ELSEVIER   2015   
Web journal   2015   
Biomaterials Nanoarchitectonics
Y. Kotsuchibashi, Y. Nakagawa, M. Ebara (Part:Joint Work, Chapter title: Nanoparticles)
ELSEVIER   2015   
Glycopolymers: Synthesis and Applications
Y. Kotsuchibashi, R. Narain (Part:Joint Work, Chapter title: Solution Properties of Glycopolymers)
Smithers Rapra   2014   
Chemistry of Bioconjugates: Synthesis, Characterization, and Biomedical Applications
Y. Kotsuchibashi, M. Ebara, T. Aoyagi, R. Narain (Part:Joint Work, Chapter title: Silica Nanoparticles Bioconjugates)
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.   2014   
NIMS Book: Smart Biomaterials
Y. Kotsuchibashi, M. Ebara, R. Narain (Part:Joint Work, Chapter title: Smart Nanoassemblies and Nanoparticles)
Springer Japan   2014   

Conference Activities & Talks

S.-H. Liou, Y. Kotsuchibashi, W.-C. Lin
Transducers 2017, Taiwan   Jun 2017   
Self-assembled nanoparticles consisting of temperature resposnive copolymers for glyconanotechnology [Invited]
Y. Kotsuchibashi, M. Ebara, R. Narain, T. Aoyagi
250th ACS National Meeting, Boston USA   2015   
Tunable polymeric nanoparticles consisting of self-assembled block and statistical copolymers [Invited]
Y. Kotsuchibashi
International Symposium on Smart Biomaterials, Gwang-ju Korea   2015   
Temperature-responsive polymeric nanoparticle-kit: from basic polymer chemistry to biomedical application [Invited]
Y. Kotsuchibashi
Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology (SJS-Nano), Linköping Sweden   2015   
Nanoparticle-kit consisting of temperature responsive statistical and block copolymers [Invited]
Y. Kotsuchibashi
Symposium for the Promotion of Applied Research Collaboration in Asia, Taipei Taiwan   2015   
Formation and disintegration of boroxole- and glyco-based (nano)gels for drug delivery system [Invited]
Y. Kotsuchibashi
International Symposium on Materials and Nanotechnology, Jeju Korea   2014   
Interaction between boroxole- and glyco-based polymers for drug delivery system
Y. Kotsuchibashi, M. Ebara, D. G. Hall, T. Aoyagi, R. Narain
248th ACS National Meeting, San Francisco USA   2014   
Multi-stimuli-responsive gels via mixing of boroxole- and glyco-based polymers for diagnosis and therapy
Y. Kotsuchibashi, R. V. C. Agustin, J.-Y. Lu, D. G. Hall, R. Narain, M. Ebara, T. Aoyagi
Polymer Networks Group Meeting & Gel Symposium 2014, Tokyo, Japan   2014   
Unique multi-responsive gels via simple mixing of boroxole- and glyco-based polymers [Invited]
Y. Kotsuchibashi, R. V. C. Agustin, J.-Y. Lu, D. G Hall, Ravin Narain
246th ACS National Meeting, Indianapolis USA   2013   
Multifunctional nano-assemblies by simple mixing of block copolymer
Y. Kotsuchibashi, M. Ebara, N. Idota, R. Narain, T. Aoyagi