Massachusetts Institute of Technology Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Department of Chemical Engineering

The Hatton Group

Tatsushi Isojima

Tatsushi Isojima
Visiting Scientist


PhD in Production Engineering, Gunma University (1997-2000)
MSc in Engineering, Gunma University (1995-1997)
BSc in Engineering, Gunma University (1991-1995)

Research Summary:
Functionalized nanoparticles, Controlled clustering of nanoparticles, Phase separation for complex fluid, Critical phenomena for complex fluid and their reentrance, Colloid dispersions for applications, Bioconjugates

Technical Experience:
Light scattering(Both DLS and SLS), Transmission electron microscopy (TEM and HR-TEM), Scanning electron microscopy(SEM), Rheological measurements, Atomic force microscopy(AFM), Colloid probe AFM, Polymerization.

Research and professional experience:
- Soft Material Science Laboratory, Research and Technology Development Division, Mitsubishi Chemical Group Science and Technology Research Center, INC (MCRC) (2003-present)

- Specialty Chemicals Laboratory, Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC) (2000-2003)

Isojima, T.; Fujii, S.; Kubota, K.; Hamano, K., “Double Critical Behavior and Micellar Size Effect in the Multicomponent Surfactant Solution” J. Chem. Phys. 2000, 113, 3916-3925

Isojima, T.; Fujii, S.; Kubota, K.; Hamano, K., “Near-Critical Dynamical Behavior of an Ionic Micellar Solution” J. Chem. Phys. 1999, 111, 9839-9846

Isojima, T.; Kato, H.; Hamano, K., “Effective Viscosities of a Phase-Separating Binary Mixture Imposed to Shear” Phys. Lett. A 1998, 240, 271-27

Collective writing:
Fujii S, Isojima T, Sasaki N, Kubota K, Nakata M, “Shear-induced structural transformation of pentaethylene glycol n-dodecyl ether and lithium perfluorooctane sulfonate mixed-surfactant lamellar solution” COLLOID AND POLYMER SCIENCE 2003, 281, 439-446.

Fujii S, Isojima T, Sasaki N, Hamano K, “Dynamic light scattering of an ionic SDS micellar solution under an AC electric field” COLLOID AND POLYMER SCIENCE 2001, 279, 252-258.

Fujii S, Isojima T, Hamano K, “Phase-separation induced by shear for a near-critical ionic micellar solution” Phys. Lett. A, 1999, 263, 393-400

Hamano K, Isojima T. “Phase transition and rheology” J. Jap.. Soc. Biorheo., 1999, 13, 1-14




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