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Gifu University
Faculty of Engineering


Physical Properties of Colloidal and Polymer Systems/Photochemistry of Colloidal and Polymer Systems/Microgravity Chemistry of Colloidal and Polymer Systems

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Gifu University

Published Papers

Some Characteristics of the Intramolecular Exciplex in Poly[(1-vinylpyrene)-co-(4-dimethylaminostyrene)]
Tsuchida Akira(Kyoto University)
23 585-590   Dec 1985
Photocycloaddition of 4-Dimethylaminostyrene with 1-Vinylpyrene or Styrene
Tsuchida Akira(Kyoto University)
239-243   Dec 1986


Akira Tsuchida, Masahide Yamamoto, Yasunori Nishijima
Journal of polymer science. Part A-1, Polymer chemistry   23 585-590
Photoinduced electron transfer in polymer systems has been the subject of intense interest because it is a fundamental photophysical process. The investigation of photophysical processes helps to elucidate specific polymer effects and may lead to ...
Akira Tsuchida, Keijiro Hattori, Masataka Ohoka, Masahide Yamamoto
Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 2   1685-1687
The [2 + 2]-photocycloaddition of photoexcited N-vinylcarbazole (VCZ) with dimethyl fumarate (F) in nonpolar benzene solvent yields an oxetane. This oxetane is subsequently cleaved to give two methoxydiene isomer products. The existence of the exc...
Tsuneo Okubo, Tsuneo Okubo, Mitsuhiro Suda, Akira Tsuchida
Colloid and Polymer Science   284 284-292   Dec 2005
The alternate multiple adsorption layers of macrocations and macroanions on the surfaces of colloidal spheres, in which the complexation mixtures are deionized with ion-exchange resins are studied with help of the electrophoretic light-scattering,...
Syuji Fujii, Yuma Yamashita, Yoshinobu Nakamura, Akira Tsuchida, Tsuneo Okubo
Colloid and Polymer Science   292 1627-1637   Jan 2014
Colloidal crystallization and amorphous solidification of deionized suspensions of the polydispersed cationic gel spheres of lightly cross-linked poly(2-vinylpyridine), CAIBA-P2VP (107∼113 nm in diameter, ±19∼22 nm in dispersity), have been studie...
Hiroshi Kimura, Aya Nakashima, Shinya Takahashi, Akira Tsuchida, Keiichi Kurosaka
Applied Clay Science   114 120-123
© 2015 Elsevier B.V. A change in the viscosity of a deionized stevensite aqueous dispersion under an electric field of the order of a few V/mm was recently discovered. The dispersion shows a reversible change of viscosity with the application and ...

Books etc

Photochromism via Photoionization of Aromatic Dopants Dispersed in Polymer Solids
Tsuchida Akira(Kyoto University)
Dec 1989   
Photochromism of Aromatic Molecules Dispersed in Polymer Solids through Two Photon Ionization
Tsuchida Akira(Kyoto University)
Dec 1990   
Dec 2000   
Microgravity Effects on the Properties of Colloidal Dispersions.
Tsuchida Akira(Gifu University)
Dec 2001   
Microgravity Effects on Thermodynamic and Kinetic Properties of Colloidal Dispersions.
Tsuchid Akira(Gifu University)
Dec 2002   

Research Grants & Projects

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(挑戦的萌芽研究)
Project Year: 2011 - 2012    Investigator(s): Akira TSUCHIDA
Colloidal crystals were formed using aqueous dispersion of monodispersed colloidal spheres doped with fluorescence dyes. The Bragg reflection wavelengths of the crystals were matched with the fluorescent band of the dyes. Dye laser radiation from ...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2007 - 2009    Investigator(s): Akira TSUCHIDA
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2004 - 2006    Investigator(s): Akira TSUCHIDA
Colloidal crystals are the suspensions in which colloidal particles (50-300 nm in diameter) distribute regularly as they do in typical crystals like metals and protein crystals. The colloidal crystals are formed by the extended electrical double l...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 1998 - 1999    Investigator(s): Akira TSUCHIDA
Electro-optic properties of colloidal crystals of monodispersed polystyrene and silica spheres in an exhaustively deionized aqueous suspension have been studied by reflection spectroscopy using many types of optical cells with electrodes. Acoustic...
Polymer Chemistry, Colloid Chemistry, Photo Chemistry