BABA Akira

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Name
BABA Akira
E-mail
ababaeng.niigata-u.ac.jp
Affiliation
Niigata University
Section
Faculty of Engineering Department of Engineering
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
Ph.D.(Niigata University)
Research funding number
80452077

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Nov 1999
 - 
Dec 2002
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Max-Planck-Institute for Polymer Research
 
Jan 2003
 - 
Jul 2003
Research Fellow, National University of Singapore, Department of Materials Science
 
Jul 2003
 - 
Jun 2004
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Department of Chemistry
 
Jun 2004
 - 
Dec 2006
Research Associate Staff, University of Houston, Department of Chemistry
 
Jan 2007
 - 
Mar 2007
Guest Researcher, National Institute for Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
 

Awards & Honors

 
2011
/ Award for Encouragement of Research in Thin Films, The 15th International Conference on Thin Films (ICTF-15)
 
2006
/ Nanobiology Fellowship, Keck Center (USA)
 
1999
/ Research Fellowship, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (Germany)
 
1998
/ 4th JSAP presentation award, JSAP
 

Published Papers

 
C. Lertvachirapaiboon, I. Kiyokawa, A. Baba, K. Shinbo, K. Kato
Analytical Letters   52(12) 1939-1950   Apr 2019   [Refereed]
Supeera Nootchanat, Wisansaya Jaikeandee, Patrawadee Yaiwong, Chutiparn Lertvachirapaiboon , Kazunari Shinbo, Keizo Kato, Sanong Ekgasit, and Akira Baba
ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces   11 11954-11960   Apr 2019   [Refereed]
Chutiparn Lertvachirapaiboon, Takuya Maruyama, Akira Baba, Sanong Ekgasit, Kazunari Shinbo, and Keizo Kato
Analytical Sciences   35(3) 271-276   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
Theerasak Juagwon, Chutiparn Lertvachirapaiboon, Kazunari Shinbo, Keizo Kato, Toemsak Srikhirin, Tanakorn Osotochan, and Akira Baba
IEICE Transactions on Electronics   102(2) 125-131   Feb 2019   [Refereed]
Sopit Phetsang, Apichat Phengdaam, Chutiparn Lertvachirapaiboon, Ryousuke Ishikawa, Kazunari Shinbo, Keizo Kato, Pitchaya Mungkornasawakul, Kontad Ounnunkad and Akira Baba
Nanoscale Advances   1(2) 792-798   Feb 2019   [Refereed]
Enhanced organic solar cell performance: Multiple surface plasmon resonance and incorporation of silver nanodisks into a grating-structure electrode
Thitirat Putnin, Chutiparn Lertvachirapaiboon, Ryousuke Ishikawa, Kazunari Shinbo, Keizo Kato, Sanong Ekgasit, Kontad Ounnunkad and Akira Baba
Opto-Electronic Advances      2019   [Refereed]
Chinnawut Pipatpanukul, Sasaki Takeya, Akira Baba, Ratthasart Amarit, Armote Somboonkaew, Boonsong Sutapun, Pimpun Kitpoka, Mongkol Kunakorn, Toemsak Srikhirin
Biosensors and Bioelectronics   Vol. 102 267-275   Apr 2018   [Refereed]
Treenet Thepudom, Chutiparn Lertvachirapaiboon, Kazunari Shinbo, Keizo Kato, Futao Kaneko, Teerakiat Kerdcharoen, and Akira Baba
MRS Communications   Vol. 8(1) 107-112   Mar 2018   [Refereed]
Chutiparn Lertvachirapaiboon, Yuya Ito, Akira Baba, Kazunari Shinbo, and Keizo Kato
Plasmonics      Mar 2018   [Refereed]
Chammari Pothipor, Chutiparn Lertvachirapaiboon, Kazunari Shinbo, Keizo Kato, Futao Kaneko, Kontad Ounnunkad and Akira Baba
Japanese Journal of Applied Physics   57(2S2) 02CA07-1-02CA07-7   Jan 2018   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

 
[Keynote] Development of Surface Plasmon Enhanced Photo-electric Conversion Systems [Invited]
A. Baba, C. Lertvachirapaiboon, K. Shinbo, K. Kato
NanoThailand 2018   13 Dec 2018   
Investigation of Plasmonic Systems for Improvement of Organic Solar Cells and Biosensors [Invited Talk] [Invited]
Akira Baba, Chutiparn Lertvachirapaiboon, Kazunari Shinbo, Keizo Kato
PERCH-CIC Congress X: 2018 International Congress for Innovation in Chemistry   4 Jul 2018   
Development of Surface Plasmon Enhanced Photo-electric Conversion Systems [Invited Talk] [Invited]
A. Baba, C. Lertvachirapaiboon, K. Shinbo, K. Kato
The 29th International Conference on Molecular Electronics and Devices (IC ME&D 2018)   10 May 2018   
Surface Plasmon Resonance Excitation Based Organic Device Applications [Invited Talk] [Invited]
A. Baba, C. Lertvachirapaiboon, K. Shinbo, K. Kato, F. Kaneko
The 4th International Conference on Advanced Electromaterials (ICAE 2017)   21 Nov 2017   
Surface Plasmon Resonance Enhanced Organic Devices and Biosensor Applications [Invited Talk] [Invited]
A. Baba, C. Lertvachirapaiboon, K. Shinbo, K. Kato, F. Kaneko
Materia Manila 2017   23 Oct 2017   
Plasmonic-Gold Quantum Dots Hybrid Nanostructures for Improvement of Organic Solar Cells [Invited Talk] [Invited]
A. Baba, C. Lertvachirapaiboon, K. Shinbo, K. Kato, F. Kaneko
IUMRS-ICAM 2017 The 15th International Conference on Advanced Materials   27 Aug 2017   
Investigation of Plasmonic Systems for Improvement of Organic Solar Cells [Invited Talk] [Invited]
A. Baba, C. Lertvachirapaiboon, K. Shinbo, K. Kato, F. Kaneko
Ewha Chemistry and Nanoscience International Symposium (ECNIS) 2017   18 May 2017   
Investigation of Gold Quantum Dots/Plasmonic Systems for Improvement of Organic Solar Cells [Invited Talk] [Invited]
A. Baba, C. Lertvachirapaiboon, K. Shinbo, K. Kato, F. Kaneko
NANOTEK 2017   11 Mar 2017   
Organic Solar Cells Enhanced by Gold Quantum Dots/Plasmonic System [Invited Talk] [Invited]
A. Baba, C. Lertvachirapaiboon, K. Shinbo, K. Kato, F. Kaneko
EMN Meeting on Energy and Sustainability 2016   28 Nov 2016   
Gold Quantum Dots Enhanced Organic Thin Film Solar Cells [Invited Talk] [Invited]
A. Baba, A. Pangdam, C. Lertvachirapaiboon, S. Ekgasit, K. Shinbo, K. Kato, F. Kaneko
The 16th International Discussion & Conference on Nano Interface Controlled Electronic Devices   5 Oct 2016   

Books etc

 
"Handbook of Spectroscopy" ed. by Gauglitz, Moore and Vo-Dinh
Akira Baba, Rigoberto Advincula (Part:Contributor, Chapter 9-1,Surface Plasmon Spectroscopy Methods and Electrochemical Analysis, pp.1161-1178)
Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH   Apr 2014   
“Functional Polymer Films” ed. by Knoll & Advincula
A. Baba, F. Kaneko, R. Advincula, W. Knoll (Part:Joint Work, Chapter 22, "Electrochemical Surface Plasmon Techniques for Polymer Thin Films" pp.723-744)
Wiley-VCH   2011   
"Carbon Nanotubes - from Research to Applications", Ed. by S. Bianco
Akira Baba, Kazunari Shinbo, Keizo Kato, Futao Kaneko, Hirobumi Ushijima, Kiyoshi Yase (Part:Joint Work, Chapter 7, "Assembly and Patterning of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes/Organic Semiconductors" pp.111-124)
Intech   2011   
Biosensor Device with SPR Imaging Technique: The Design of High Density DNA Bio-tip
Kaoru Tamada, Masateru Ito, Fumio Nakamura, Akira Baba (Part:Joint Work)
Surface Science Society   Jan 2006   
Electrochemical Surface Plasmon Resonance Technique for In-situ Investigation of Conducting Polymer Ultrathin Films and Their Sensor Application
Akira Baba, Rigoberto Advincula, Wolfgang Knoll (Part:Joint Work)
Japanese Applied Physics Society   Dec 2005