Prof. Shin-ichi Shamoto
Dr. Shin-ichi Shamoto (Ph.D. in Physics), is Senior Principal Researcher in Advanced Science Research Center of Japan Atomic Energy Agency (JAEA). He got his B Sc in chemistry, M Sc in inorganic chemistry at Kyoto University, Physics Doctor's degree (Ph.D.) at the University of Tokyo. He was a research associate and a lecturer at Department of Physics in Nagoya University from 1991 to 1996. Then he became an associate professor at Department of Applied Physics in Tohoku University from 1996 to 2004. There, he got the 37th Harada Award in 1997. Then he moved to Japan Atomic Energy Agency as a Group Leader. Currently Dr. Shin-ichi Shamoto’s researches focus on nanostructure and dynamics of functional materials such as iron-based superconductors, carbon and magnetic materials. His works received more than 5500 citations and his activity is ranked with H index of 21 (Scopus Database source).