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Kagoshima University
Graduate School of Science and Engineering
Job title
Associate Professor
Doctor of Engineering(Gunma University), Master of Engineering(Gunma University)

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2015
Associate Professor, Science and Engineering Area, Research and Education Assembly, Kagoshima University
Apr 2009
Mar 2015
Associate Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, Kagoshima University
Jan 2008
Mar 2009
Associate Professor, Department of Applied Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Kagoshima University
Apr 2007
Dec 2007
Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Gunma University
Apr 2000
Mar 2007
Research Associate, Department of Biological and Chemical Engineering, Gunma University


Apr 1997
Mar 2000
Division of Production Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Gunma University
Production Engineering Course, Graduate School, Division of Engineering, Gunma University
Apr 1995
Mar 1997
Department of Biological and Chemical Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Gunma University
Biological and Chemical Engineering Course, Graduate School, Division of Engineering, Gunma University
Apr 1991
Mar 1995
Department of Biological and Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Gunma University

Awards & Honors

May 2015
(Advanced Powder Technology), Outstanding Contribution in Reviewing, Elsevier
Mar 2012
2011 Movie Award (Research Area), Fluid & Particle Processing Division, The Society of Chemical Engineers, Japan
Winner: Takami Kai, Yuya Tashiro, Tsutomu Nakazato
Oct 2007
"Partial Oxidation of Methane by Nickel-Calcium Hydroxyapatite Composite Catalysts Prepared by Droplet Thermal Treatment by Fluidized Bed", Excellent Poster Presentation Award in International Symposium on Innovative Materials for Processes in Energy Systems, Division of Energy Engineering, The Society of Chemical Engineers, Japan
SCEJ Fluidization Symposium Award

Published Papers

Tsutomu Nakazato, Yuma Murata, Takami Kai
Journal of Ecotechnology Research   18(1) 11-16   Sep 2016   [Refereed]
Tsutomu Nakazato
Powder Technology   274 289-295   Apr 2015   [Refereed]
Tsutomu Nakazato, Kiyoshiro Umeo, Takami Kai, Toshio Tsutsui
Applied Mechanics and Materials   625 315-319   Sep 2014   [Refereed]
Tsutomu Nakazato, Yoichi Iikuma, Takami Kai
Materials Science Forum   761 49-54   Jul 2013   [Refereed][Invited]
Tsutomu Nakazato, Ryusuke Shimobori, Satoshi Oki, Takami Kai
Journal of Chemical Engineering of Japan   45(9) 749-756   Sep 2012   [Refereed]
Tsutomu Nakazato, Shinichi Tsukui, Nobuyoshi Nakagawa, Takami Kai
Advanced Powder Technology   23(5) 632-639   Sep 2012   [Refereed]
Drip Pyrolysis in a Fluidized Bed for Preparation of Nickel-Hydroxyapatite Catalyst for Partial Oxidation of Methane
Tsutomu Nakazato, Masahiro Kaya, Takami Kai
Proceedings of the 10th China-Japan Symposium on Fluidization   112-117   Nov 2010   [Refereed]


Tsutomu Nakazato, Yunyi Liu, Kiyoshi Sato and Kunio Kato
Journal of Chemical Engineering of Japan   35(5) 409-414   2002
Tsutomu Nakazato, Yan-Bai Lin, Masayuki Kusumoto, Nobuyoshi Nakagawa and Kunio Kato
Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research   42(14) 3413-3419   2003
Emad Ahmed Mahmoud, Tsutomu Nakazato, Kazuyoshi Kohama and Kunio Kato
Journal of Chemical Engineering of Japan   36(11) 1405-1409   2003
Tsutomu Nakazato, Yunyi Liu, and Kunio Kato
The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering   82(1) 110-115   2004
Jiliang Li, Tsutomu Nakazato and Kunio Kato
Chemical Engineering Science   59(13) 2777-2782   2004

Research Grants & Projects

Optimization of thermal treatment for utilization of unused resources such as excess sludge for development of propylene synthesis catalysts
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: 
Project Year: Apr 2013 - Mar 2015    Investigator(s): NAKAZATO Tsutomu
High activation of visible-light-activated photocatalysts by optimization of heat reduction operation
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT): Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B)
Project Year: Apr 2008 - Mar 2010    Investigator(s): Tsutomu Nakazato
Study on FCC reaction mehcanism
Funded Research
Project Year: 2008   
Visible-light activation of phtocatalyst
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2008 - 2010
Study on moisture absorption characteristics of calcium oxide powder
Cooperative Research
Project Year: 2005 - 2006