Department of Advanced Materials Science,Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, The University of Tokyo

Sugimoto Laboratory


We are seeking for Postdoctoral researcher and PhD student who are interested in nanotechnology using scanning probe microscope.

Research subject:

Scanning probe microscopy(Non-contact atomic force microscopy, Scanning tunneling microscopy), Nanotechnology (Atom manipulation, Chemical identification), Atomic/molecular junction, Surface science (Phase transitions)


Nanotechnology and Nanoscience with atomic/molecular level using non-contact atomic force microscopy and scanning tunneling microscopy.
Experiments including atom-by-atom assembly of nanostructure by atom manipulation, chemical identification of single atoms, and various characterization, such as force spectroscopy, scanning tunneling spectroscopy, Kelvin probe force spectroscopy.

Contact address:

Yoshiaki Sugimoto