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Nagoya University
Graduate School of Engineering Electronics 3
Job title
PhD. Eng.(Tohoku University)
Research funding number

Academic & Professional Experience

Jul 2005
Mar 2007
Professor, Graduate School of Engineering Department of Quantum Engineering, Nagoya University
Apr 2007
Mar 2014
Professor, EcoTopia Science Institute Division of Integrated Research Projects, Nagoya University
Apr 2014
Mar 2017
Professor, Graduate School of Engineering Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Integration processes, Nagoya University
Apr 2017
Professor, Graduate School of Engineering Electronics 3, Nagoya University

Awards & Honors

Apr 2005
The Young Scientists' Prize by the Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)
May 2000
Prize of Laser Engineering; Medal of Excellent Paper presented by the Laser Society of Japan
Jun 2011
MTSA 2011 Best Poster Award, MTSA
Nov 2007
Excellent Presentation Award, International Symposium on EcoTopia Science
Mar 2002
Marubun research and encouragement award by the Marubun Research Promotion Foundation (MRPF)

Published Papers

Niijima Seiji, Shoyama Masashi, Kawase Kodo
Yaekashiwa Noriko, Yoshida Hisa, Otsuki Sato, Hayashi Shin'ichiro, Kawase Kodo
PHOTONICS   6(1)    Mar 2019
Kei Takeya, Ryohei Takahashi, Takashi Fukui, Saroj R Tripathi and Kodo Kawase
Japanese Journal of Applied Physics   (58) 032003   2019   [Refereed]
Kei Takeya, Yudai, Ikegami, Keisuke Matsumura, Kodo Kawase, Hirohisa Uchida
Applied Physics Express   (12) 042004   2019   [Refereed]
Nondestructive inspection of sinterability of ceramic tiles by terahertz spectroscopy
S. Niijima, M. Shoyama and K. Kawase
Electronics and Communications in Japan   102(6) 19-24   2019


Investigation of the non-thermal effects of exposing cells to 70-300 GHz irradiation using a widely tunable source
N. Yaekashiwa, S. Otsuki, S. Hayashi and K. Kawase
Journal of Radiation Research   59(2) 116–121   2018
Terahertz spectroscopy using an injection-seeded terahertz parametric generator for quantitative analysis and inspection of over-the-counter medicine tablets
M. Mohara, K. Shimura, K. Aiko, K. Kawase
Proceedings SPIE   (10531) 1053121   2018
Frequency of the resonance of human sweat duct in normal mode of radiation
Saroj R. Tripathi, Paul Ben Ishai and Kodo Kawase
Biomedical Optics Express   9(3) 1301-1308   2018   [Refereed]
Evaluation of the sintering properties of pottery bodies using terahertz time-domain spectroscopy
S. Niijima, M. Shoyama, K. Murakami and Kodo Kawase
Journal of Asian Ceramic Societies   6(1) 37-42   2018   [Refereed]
Hirohisa Uchida, Kengo Oota, Koutarou Okimura,Kodo Kawase, Kei Takeya
Journal of Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves   39(6) 509-513   2018   [Refereed]

Books etc

High Power Laser Systems / High-Brightness Continuously Tunable Terahertz Wave Generation
S. Hayashi, K. Nawata, K. Kawase, H. Minamide (Part:Joint Work)
IntechOpen   Oct 2018   
Terahertz Spectroscopy - A Cutting Edge Technology / Research on Hydrogen-Bonded Materials Using Terahertz Technology
K. Takeya, K. Kawase (Part:Joint Work)
INTECH   2017   ISBN:978-953-51-3032-1
Fundamental and Applied Problems of Terahertz Devices and Technologies THz Spectroscopic Imaging of Chemicals Using IS-TPG
K. Murate, M. Kato, K. Kawase (Part:Joint Work)
World Scientific   2017   ISBN:978-981-3223-27-1
"THz Tomography," Book chapter of Terahertz Spectroscopy and Imaging
T. Shibuya and K. Kawase (Part:Joint Work)
Springer-Verlag   2013   
Book chapter of Handbook of terahertz technology for imaging, sensing and communications
T. Shibuya, and K. Kawase (Part:Joint Work)
Woodhead Publishing   2013   

Conference Activities & Talks

Extremely weak terahertz wave amplification using terahertz parametric amplifier (invited) [Invited]
K. Murate, H. sakai, K. Kawase
The 11st Asian Symposium on Intense Laser Science (ASILS11)   29 Oct 2019   
Ultra-sensitive THz parametric detection (Invited) [Invited]
K. Kawase, H. Sakai, K. Murate
International Conference on Optics and Optoelectronics (ICOL-2019)   19 Oct 2019   
Highly Sensitive THz Detection using is-TPG (Invited) [Invited]
K. Kawase, H. Sakai, K. Murate
The 5th International Symposium on Microwave/Terahertz Science and Applications (MTSA2019)   29 Sep 2019   
Observation of Phase Change of Methane Hydrate Using THz Waves
K. Matsumura, K. Takeya, K. Kawase
18th Asian Pacific Confederation of Chemical Engineering Congress (APCChE 2019)   23 Sep 2019   
Observation of Phase Change of Methane Hydrate Using THz Waves
K. Matsumura, K. Takeya, K. Kawase
JSAP-OSA Joint Symposia 2019   18 Sep 2019   


Interview with Professor Kodo Kawase
The Others   2010
Paul Kallender discovers exciting possibilities for applications of terahertz technology.
The Others   Mar 2009
Noninvasive mail inspection using terahertz radiation
The Others   2009
Terahertz Imaging Comes of Age
The Others   Dec 2008
Teraherz Imaging the wave of the Future
The Others   Aug 2008


Patent No. US7,352,449 B2 : "Method and apparatus for detecting materials
European Patent No. 1441233 : Method and apparatus for inspecting wire breaking of integrated circuit
Patent No. 6980010 B2 : Method and apparatus for inspecting wire breaking of integrated circuit
US Patent No. 6903341 : "Apparatus for generating tera-hertz wave and tuning method
US Patent No. 6697186 : Method and apparatus for generating tera-hertz wave