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Nagoya Institute of Technology
Graduate School of Engineering Nagare College
Job title
Doctor of Engineering(Nagoya University)
Research funding number

Research Interests


Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Jul 1986
Mar 1995
Research Assistant, Assistant Professor, School of Engineering, Nagoya University
Apr 1995
Mar 1998
Associate Professor (as old post name), Associate Professor, Center for Integrated Research in Science and Engineering
Apr 1998
Mar 2005
Associate Professor (as old post name), Associate Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Nagoya University
Apr 2005
Professor, Graduate School of Engineering Nagare College, Nagoya Institute of Technology

Published Papers

Studies on Thermal Degradation of Aliphatic Polyamides by Pyrolysis-Glass Capillary Gas Chromatography
Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis   4(13) 117-131   Apr 1982
Microstructural Characterization of Copolymers by Pyrolysis-Glass Capillary Gas Chromatography
Advances in Chemistry Series   203(1) 493-500   Apr 1983
Studies on Stereospecific Sequence Distributions in Polypropylenes by Pyrolysis-Hydrogenation Fused-Silica Capillary Gas Chromatography
Macromolecules   17(1) 465-473   Apr 1984
Improvement in the Compositional Analysis of Block Copolymers of Ordinary and Deuterated Styrenes by High-Resolution Pyrolysis Gas Chromatography
Polymer Journal   16(1) 727-729   Apr 1984
Determination of Short-Chain Branching Up to C6 in Low Density Polyethylenes by High-Resolution Pyrolysis Hydrogenation Gas Chromatography
Macromolecules   17(1) 2557-2561   Apr 1984


Structural Characterization of UV-cured Acrylic Ester Resins by Specific Sample Decomposition
H. Ohtani
Journal of Network Polymer, Japan   30(1) 23-32   Feb 2009
Ongoing study on the conservation of paper and books: evaluating paper deterioration and strengthening of deteriorated paper
H, Sonoda, M. Seki, T. Okayama, H. Ohtani
International Preservation News   48 27-29   Aug 2009
Polymer Characterization by Mass Spectrometry
Journal of Network Polymer, Japan   32(4) 219-227   Jul 2011
Direct Analysis of Stabilizers in Plastic Materials by Pyrolysis-GC and MALDI-MS
47(10) 336-344   Oct 2012
Evaluation of Acidic Paper Deterioration in Library Materials by Pyrolysis-Gas Chromatography
Hajime Ohtani
Senri Ethnological Studies   85 11-19   Dec 2013
Pyrolysis-gas chromatography (Py-GC) was used to evaluate deteriorated acidic paper in old books. A tiny piece (ca. 0.25 mg) of deteriorated paper from each book was subjected to Py-GC measurement at a 300 °C pyrolysis temperature. Levoglucosan an...

Books etc

Applied Polymer Analysis and Characterization
Hanser   Apr 1987   
Applied Pyrolysis Handbook
Marcel Dekker   Apr 1995   
The Polymeric Materials Encyclopedia
C. R. C. Press Inc.   Apr 1996   
MassSpectrometry of Polymers
CRC Press   Apr 2002   
The Fifth Series of Experimental Chemistry 26 Polymer Chemistry, "jointly worked"
H. Ohtani (Part:Joint Work)
Maruzen   Mar 2005   ISBN:4-621-07325-7

Conference Activities & Talks

Photodegradation behavior of high-impact polystyrene studied by pyrolysis-gas chromatography
H. Ohtani, T. Matsuda, Y. Matsuda, W. Ito
第23回高分子分析及びキャラクタリゼーションに関する国際シンポジウム   31 May 2010   
Characterization of cross-linking structure in cured thermosetting resins by MALDI-mass spectrometry with specific sample decomposition
H. Ohtani, M. Kamiyama
第23回高分子分析及びキャラクタリゼーションに関する国際シンポジウム   31 May 2010   
Characterization of Abnormal Structures in Thermally Treated / Kneaded Liquid Crystalline Polyester / Polycarbonate Blend by Matrix-Assisted Laser Desorption / Ionization Mass Spectrometry
Y. Mizuno, H. Ohtani, H. Harashina, Y. Tajima
高分子分析及びキャラクタリゼーションに関する国際会議   8 Dec 2010   日本分析化学会高分子分析研究懇談会
Characterization of Poly(butylene terephthalate) Modified with Carbodiimide Compound by Matrix-Assisted Laser Desorption / Ionization Mass Spectrometry
T. Tsuge, H. Ohtani, H. Harashina, Y. Tajima
高分子分析及びキャラクタリゼーションに関する国際会議   8 Dec 2010   日本分析化学会高分子分析研究懇談会
Vulcanization Mechanisms of Isoprene Rubber Studied by Pyrolysis-Gas Chromatography with Sulfur Selective Detector
K. Ogusu, H. Ohtani, H. Yamada, M. Kotani
高分子分析及びキャラクタリゼーションに関する国際会議   8 Dec 2010   日本分析化学会高分子分析研究懇談会

Research Grants & Projects

Basis and Application of Pyrolysis-Gas Chromatography
Project Year: Apr 1980 - Today
Structural Characterization of Polymers
Project Year: Apr 1980 - Today
Study on Degradation and Modification of Polymeric Materials
Project Year: Jan 1986 - Today
Applicability of Cellulose Nanofibers for the Conservation of Paper
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2015 - Mar 2018