TERAMOTO Yoshikuni

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TERAMOTO Yoshikuni
Kyoto University


Material functionalization of biomass component molecules

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2019
Associate Professor, Division of Forest and Biomaterials Science, Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University
Assistant Professor, Kyoto University Graduate School of Agriculture, Division of Forest and Biomaterials Science
Apr 2005
Mar 2008
Research Scientist, National Institute of Advanced Science and Technology
Apr 2013
Associate Professor, Faculty of Applied BiologicalSciences, Gifu University

Awards & Honors

Jul 2012
Distinguished Young Scientist Award, The Cellulose Society of Japan

Research Grants & Projects

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(若手研究(B))
Project Year: 2009 - 2010    Investigator(s): Yoshikuni TERAMOTO
Utilization of isolated lignins as a solid material is constrained by poor film formability and insufficient moldability due to their low molecular weight and molecular structure. In the present study, we prepared (1) ignosulfonic acid (LSA)-conta...
Structural designing and functionalization of cellulose derivatives
Environmentally conformable lignin-based polymer composite
Development of environmentaly suitable biomass refinery technology
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2011 - 2013

Social Contribution

UGSAS-GU INternational Workshop in Bogor 2014
[]  1 Dec 2014 - 1 Dec 2014