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Kagawa University
Faculty of Engineering and Design Department of Engineering and Design
Master of Engineering(Osaka University), Doctor of Engineering(Osaka University)

Research Interests


Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2018
Professor, Faculty of Engineering and Design, Kagawa University
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Researcher


Graduate School, Division of Engineering, Osaka University
Faculty of Science, Kochi University

Awards & Honors

The 42nd Scientific Encouragement Award, The Japan Society of Pow. and Pow. Metall.
The American Ceramic Society Ceramographic Competition Transmission Electron Microscopy 3rd Place

Published Papers

Making insulating Al2O3 electrically conductive without loss of translucency using a small amount of ITO grain boundary phase
Takafumi Kusunose, Asuka Fujita, Tohru Sekino
Scripta Materialia   159(15) 24-27   Jan 2019   [Refereed]
Synthesis of filers heat-treated with oxide additives and thermal conductivity of their epoxy hybrid materials
Takafumi Kusunose, Yoshinori Uno
THERMOPHYSICAL PROPERTIES 37 -The 37th Japan Symposium 2016-   215-217   Nov 2016
Fabrication of Ba1-xCaxTiO3 Oriented Ceramics by Reactive Template Grain Growth Method Using Layered Titanate Template
山本裕一, 黒川浩司, 楠瀬尚史, 田中康弘, 馮旗
63 1009-1014   Nov 2016   [Refereed]
Hydrothermal Synthesis and Particle Morphology Control of K0.8Li0.27Ti1.73O4 with Lepidocrocite-like Structure
山本 裕一, 節 晃彦, 楠瀬 尚史, 品川 一成, 馮旗(Yuichi YAMAMOTO, Teruhiko SETSU, Takafumi KUSUNOSE, Kazunari SHINAGAWA, QI Feng)
63(4) 185-191   Apr 2016   [Refereed]
Galhenage A. Sewvandi, Zhuoqi Tao, Takafumi Kusunose, Yasuhiro Tanaka, Shunsuke Nakanishi, Qi Feng
6 5818-5826   Apr 2014   [Refereed]
Takafumi Kusunose, Tohru Sekino
ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces   6(4) 2759-2763   Feb 2014   [Refereed]
Takafumu Kusunose, Takashi Yagi, Shakhawat H. Firoz, Tohru Sekino
Journal of Materials Chemistry A   1(10) 3440-3445   Jan 2013   [Refereed]
High-Temperature Properties of a Silicon Nitride/Boron Nitride Nanocomposite
楠瀬尚史, 新原晧一
Materials Science and Techonology of Japan   49(1) 8-11   Jan 2012   [Refereed]
Thermoelectric properties of perovskite-type rare earth cobalt oxide solid solutions Pr1-xDyxCoO3
H. Hashimoto, T. Kusunose, T. Sekino
Journal of Ceramic Processing Research   12(3) 223-227   2012   [Refereed]
Synthesis of Sphere GdN for Magnetic Refrigeration
Y. Hirayama, H. Okada, T. Nakagawa, T. A. Yamamotio, T. Kusunose, T. Irie, E. Nakamura
58 3-7   2012   [Refereed]
Photoluminescence of samarium-doped TiO2 nanotubes
D. Park, T. Sekino, S. Tsukuda, A. Hayashi, T. Kusunose, S. Tanaka
184(10) 2695-2700   Oct 2011   [Refereed]
Fabrication and microstructure of electrically conductive AlN with high thermal conductivity
T. Kusunose, T.Sekino, K. Niihara
484 57-60   Apr 2011   [Refereed]
Homogeneous dispersion of gallium nitride nanoparticles in a boron nitride matrix by nitridation with urea.
T. Kusunose, T. Sekino, Y. Ando
Journal of nanoscience and nanotechnology   10(7) 4312-4316   Jul 2010   [Refereed]
Temperature dependence of electrical and thermal properties for perovskite-type rare earth cobalt oxide solid solutions Pr1-xTbxCoO3 and their metal-insulator transition behavior
H. Hashimoto, T. Kusunose, T. Sekino
Journal of Alloys and Compounds   494 L3-L6   Apr 2010   [Refereed]
Effects of strontium ion doping on the thermoelectric properties of dysprosium cobalt oxide
H. Hashimoto, T. Kusunose, T. Sekino
Materials Transactions   51 404-407   Feb 2010   [Refereed]
Easy synthesis of a nanostructured hybrid array consisting of gold nanoparticles and carbon nanotubes
S. Y. Moon, T. Kusunose, S. Tanaka, T. Sekino
Carbon   47(12) 2924-2932   Oct 2009   [Refereed]
Translucent Al2O3/LaAl11O18 composite
I. Yamashita, T. Kusunose, K. Tsukuma
Journal of the American Ceramic Society   92(9) 2136-2138   Sep 2009   [Refereed]
Influence of ionic sizes of rare earths on thermoelectric properties of perovskite-type rare earth cobalt oxides RCoO3 (R = Pr, Nd, Tb, Dy)
H. Hashimoto, T. Kusunose, T.Sekino
Journal of Alloys and Compounds   484(1-2) 246-248   Sep 2009   [Refereed]
CTAB-Assisted Synthesis of Size- and Shape-Controlled Gold Nanoparticles in SDS Aqueous Solution
S. Moon, T. Kusunose, T. Sekino
Materials Letters   63(23) 2038-2040   Sep 2009   [Refereed]
N. Fathy, T. Sekino, M. Farouk, T. Kusunose
Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology   9(3) 1803-1818   Mar 2009   [Refereed]


Fabrication of Epoxy/Silicon Nitride Nanowaire Hybrid Materials and Evaluation of Their Thermal Conductivity
Netsu Sokutei   44(1) 20-26   Jan 2017   [Refereed]
BN dispersed ceramic nanocomposites
BOUNDARY      2004
Anisotropic Design of Hierarchical Structure in Li-Nb-Ti Oxide System
Materials Integration, Vol.17, No.1, pp.10-15.   Vol.17, No.1, pp.10-15    2004
New World of Nanocomposites
Chemical Engineering, Vol.48, No.6, pp.409-415.   Vol.48, No.6, pp.409-415    2003
Journal of Materials Chemistry   10(2) 255-257   2000
Fabrication and Mechanical Properties of Al2O3/LaPO4 Composite(共著)
Key Engineering Materials   161-163 341-344   1999
Multi-Functional Ceramic Composites through Nanocomposite Technology(共著)
Key Engineering Materials   161-163 527-534   1999
Machinable Silicon Nitride Based Ceramics with Multi-functionality
Materials Integration   12(1) 9-16   1999
Mechanical properties of Si3N4/BN composites by Chemical Processing
Key Engineering Materials   161-163 475-480   1999
Threshold Stress in Creep of Alumina/Silicon Carbide nanocomposites(共著)
Journal of American Ceramic Society   81(10) 2713-2716   1998
Strong and Machinable Si3N4/BN Nanocomposite with Multi-functionality
51(8) 1221-1223   1998
Materials Transactions      1998
Fabrication and Properties of Nano-sized BN-particulate-dispersed SiAION Ceramics(共著)
Ceramic Engineering & Science Proceedings   18(4) 669-677   1997
Journal of Materials Science Letters   15(10) 861-863   1996
Journal of Materials Science Letters   14(24) 1770-1772   1995

Books etc

Microstracture and Properties of Nano-sized BN-particulate-dispersed SIALON Ceramics(共著)
6th International Symposium on Ceramic Materials and Components for Engines   1997