Shin YAGINUMA

Updated: Oct. 5, 2011

 

Shin YAGINUMA, Dr. (Eng.)

JSPS Research Fellow

 

Metamaterials Laboratory

RIKEN (The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research)

2-1 Hirosawa, Wako 351-0198, JAPAN

Tel: +81-48-462-1111 (ext. 8567)

Fax: +81-48-467-9441

E-mail: s.yaginuma (at) riken.jp

Birth: April 15, 1977 (Tochigi, Japan)

Sex: Male

Citizenship: Japanese

 

Education

Mar. 2008

Dr. Eng. in Materials Science and Engineering with honor, University of Tsukuba, Japan

Thesis: gGrowth and Structural Stability of Atomic-Scale Films of Semimetal Bismuthh

Mar. 2002

M. S. in Physics, Tohoku University, Japan

Thesis: gFluorine Etching Process of Clean and Metal-Terminated Silicon Surfacesh

Mar. 2000

B. S. in Physics, Tohoku University, Japan

 

Professional Career

Apr. 2011-present

Research Fellow of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science

Apr. 2008-Mar. 2011

Postdoctoral Researcher, National Institute for Materials Science, Japan

Dec. 2004-Mar. 2005

Part-time Researcher, National Institute for Materials Science, Japan

 

Professional Societies

2007-present

Society of Nano Science and Technology (Japan)

2001-present

The Physical Society of Japan

 

Awards & Honors

Mar. 2008

Best PhD Thesis, Graduate School of Pure and Applied Science, University of Tsukuba, Japan

Dec. 2007

JPSJ Papers of Editors' Choice, the Physical Society of Japan

 

Funding Information

2011-present

JSPS, Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Fellows

1996-2004

Japan Scholarship Foundation

 

Research Interests

- Metamaterial

- Plasmonics

- Surface science

 

Skills & Expertise

- Scanning tunneling microscopy (STM)

- Spot-profile-analyzing low-energy electron diffraction (SPA-LEED)

- High-resolution electron energy loss spectroscopy (EELS)

- Ultrahigh vacuum (UHV) technology

- Vacuum deposition; in particular, molecular beam epitaxy (MBE)


 

 

Original papers

1.           D. N. McCarthy, S. Yaginuma, G. Han, and T. Nagao,
gThickness dependent phase transition of Bi films quench condensed on semiconducting surfaces,h
CrystEngComm 13, 4604 (2011).

2.           S. Yaginuma and T. Nagao,
gSoftening versus Hardening Transition in Surface Bilayer Bonding of Bismuth Nanofilm,h
Phys. Rev. B 82, 045422 (2010).

3.           H. Kotaka, F. Ishii, M. Saito, K. Sawada, Y. Uramoto, T. Nagao, and S. Yaginuma,
gRelativistic Effect on the Bistability of Bi{012} Nanofilms,h
e-J. Surf. Sci. Nanotech. 7, 13-16 (2009).

4.           C. Liu, T. Inaoka, S. Yaginuma, T. Nakayama, M. Aono, and T. Nagao,
gThe excitation of one-dimensional plasmons in Si and Au–Si complex atom wires,h
Nanotechnology 19, 355204 (2008).

5.           C. Liu, T. Inaoka, S. Yaginuma, T. Nakayama, M. Aono, and T. Nagao,
gDisappearance of the quasi-one-dimensional plasmon at the metal-insulator phase transition of indium atomic wires,h
Phys. Rev. B 77, 205415 (2008).

6.           T. Yamanaka, J.-L. Wang, T. Nagao, S. Yaginuma, C. Liu, A. V. Tupkalo, and T. Sakurai,
gGrowth of atomically flat nanofilms and surface superstructures of intrinsic liquid alloys,h
Appl. Phys. Lett. 92, 143116 (2008).

7.           S. Yaginuma, K. Nagaoka, T. Nagao, G. Bihlmayer, Yu. M. Koroteev, E. V. Chulkov, and T. Nakayama,
gElectronic Structure of Ultrathin Bismuth Films with A7 and Black-Phosphorus-like Structures,h
J. Phys. Soc. Jpn. 77, 014701 (2008).
Selected as Papers of Editors' Choice.

8.           M. Saito, Y. Takemori, T. Hashi, T. Nagao, S. Yaginuma,
gComparative study on the atomic and electronic structures of P and Bi nanofilms,h
Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 46, 7824-7828 (2007).

9.           T. Nagao, S. Yaginuma, T. Inaoka, T. Sakurai, and D. Jeon,
gSound-Wave-Like Collective Electronic Excitations in Au Atom Chains,h
J. Phys. Soc. Jpn. 76, 114714 (2007).

10.           A. Oreshkin, J. T. Sadowski, T. Nagao, S. Yaginuma, Y. Fujikawa, T. Sakurai, M. Saito, and T. Ohno,
gSTM/STS studies of the initial stage of growth of ultra-thin Bi films on 7x7-Si(111) surface,h
Int. J. Nanoscience 6, 399-401 (2007).

11.           T. Nagao, S. Yaginuma, C. Liu, T. Inaoka, V. U. Nazarov, T. Nakayama, and M. Aono,
gPlasmon confinement in atomically thin and flat metallic films,h
Proc. SPIE 6641, 664116 (2007).

12.           S. Yaginuma, T. Nagao, J. T. Sadowski, M. Saito, K. Nagaoka, Y. Fujikawa, T. Sakurai, and T. Nakayama,
gOrigin of Flat Morphology and High Crystallinity of Ultrathin Bismuth Films,h
Surf. Sci. 601, 3593-3600 (2007).

13.           T. Nagao, S. Yaginuma, T. Inaoka, and T. Sakurai,
gOne-Dimensional Plasmon in an Atomic-Scale Metal Wire,h
Phys. Rev. Lett. 97, 116802 (2006).
Selected to appear in Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, 14(13), 2006.

14.           K. Nagaoka, S. Yaginuma, T. Nagao, and T. Nakayama,
gBias dependence of STM profiles around the quantum point contact,h
Surf. Sci. 600, 4319-4322 (2006).

15.           K. Nagaoka, S. Yaginuma, T. Nagao, and T. Nakayama,
gLocal electronic structure of a quantum point contact observed with STM,h
Phys. Rev. B 74, 033310 (2006).
Selected to appear in Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, 14(6), 2006.

16.           J. T. Sadowski, T. Nagao, S. Yaginuma, Y. Fujikawa, T. Sakurai, A. Oreshkin, M. Saito, and T. Ohno,
gLayer-pairing relaxation in the initial stage of growth of ultra-thin Bi films on Si(111),h
J. Appl. Phys. 99, 014904 (2006).

17.           T. Nagao, S. Yaginuma, M. Saito, T. Kogure, J. T. Sadowski, T. Ohno, S. Hasegawa, and T. Sakurai,
gStrong lateral growth and crystallization via two-dimensional allotropic transformation of semi-metal Bi film,h
Surf. Sci. 590, L247-L252 (2005).

18.           J. T. Sadowski, T. Nagao, S. Yaginuma, Y. Fujikawa, A. Al.-Mahboob, K. Nakajima, T. Sakurai, G. E. Thayer and R. M. Tromp,
gThin bismuth film as a template for pentacene growth,h
Appl. Phys. Lett. 86, 073109 (2005).

19.           T. Nagao, J. T. Sadowski, M. Saito, S. Yaginuma, Y. Fujikawa, T. Kogure, T. Ohno, Y. Hasegawa, S. Hasegawa, and T. Sakurai,
gNanofilm Allotrope and Phase Transformation of Ultrathin Bi Film on Si(111)-7x7,h
Phys. Rev. Lett. 93, 105501 (2004).
Selected to appear in Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, 10(11), 2004.

20.           S. Yaginuma, T. Nagao, J. T. Sadowski, A. Pucci, Y. Fujikawa, and T. Sakurai,
gSurface pre-melting and surface flattening of Bi nanofilms on Si(111)-7x7,h
Surf. Sci. 547, L877-L881, (2003).

21.           J. T. Sadowski, T. Nagao, M. Saito, A. Oreshkin, S. Yaginuma, T. Kogure, S. Hasegawa, T. Ohno, and T. Sakurai,
gSTM/STS Studies of the Structural Phase Transition in the Growth of Ultra-Thin Bi Films on Si(111),h
Acta Phys. Pol. A 104, 381-387 (2003).

22.           J. T. Sadowski, T. Nagao, M. Saito, S. Yaginuma, Y. Fujikawa, G. E. Thayer, R. M. Tromp, K. Nakajima, G. Sazaki, T. Ohno, and T. Sakurai,
gThe Origin of the Structural Phase Transition in the Growth of Ultra-Thin Bi Films on Si(111),h
AIP Conf. Proc. 696, 738-744 (2003).

 

Reviews etc.

1.           K. Nagaoka, S. Yaginuma, T. Nagao, and T. Nakayama,
gVisualizing and exploring local electronic structure of a quantum point contact with STM,h
Result of the Month 09/2006 (Omicron NanoTechnology, 2006).

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•\–ʉȊw 26, 344-350 (2005) (in Japanese).

 

 

International conferences

1.           S. Yaginuma, T. Inaoka, C. Liu, T. Nakayama, M. Aono, and T. Nagao,
gSound-wave-like plasmonic excitations in atomic-scale metal chains,h
9th International Conference on Atomically Controlled Surfaces, Interfaces and Nanostructures, Komaba Research Campus of The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan, November 11-15, 2007 (Oral presentation).

2.           S. Yaginuma, T. Nagao, K. Nagaoka, and T. Nakayama,
gStructure Stability and Growth Mechanism of Ultrathin Bi Films,h
The 3rd NIMS-IRC Nanotechnology Summer School, NIMS, Tsukuba, Japan, July 10-14, 2006 (Oral presentation).

3.           S. Yaginuma, T. Nagao, J. T. Sadowski, K. Nagaoka, M. Maekawa, M. Saito, Y. Fujikawa, T. Sakurai, and T. Nakayama,
gEffect of Substrate on the Structural Transformation and Crystallinity of Ultrathin Bismuth Films,h
APS March meeting, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, March 13-17, 2006 (Poster presentation).

4.           S. Yaginuma, T. Nagao, K. Nagaoka, and T. Nakayama,
gScanning tunneling spectroscopy of semimetal Bi films on Si(111),h
The 23rd European Conference on Surface Science, Berlin, Germany, September 4-9, 2005 (Poster presentation).

5.           S. Yaginuma, T. Nagao, K. Nagaoka, and T. Nakayama,
gGrowth and Electronic properties of Semimetal Bi nanofilms on Si(111),h
2nd NIMS-IRC Nanotechnology Summer School, Nanoscience Centre, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK, July 11-15, 2005 (Oral presentation).

6.           S. Yaginuma, T. Nagao, J. T. Sadowski, Y. Fujikawa, T. Sakurai,
gSurface pre-melting and surface flattening of Bi nanofilms on Si(111)-7x7,h
1st International Symposium on the Functionality of Organized Nanostructures, International Congress Center, Tsukuba, Japan, November 31-December 2, 2004 (Poster presentation).

7.           S. Yaginuma, T. Nagao, J. T. Sadowski, Y. Fujikawa, T. Sakurai,
gSurface Pre-melting and Surface Flattening of Bi Nanofilms on Si(111)-7x7,h
IFCAM workshop on Nanoscience/Nanotechnology, IMR, Sendai, Japan, March 3-5, 2004 (Poster presentation).

8.           S. Yaginuma, T. Nagao, J. T. Sadowski, Y. Fujikawa, T. Sakurai,
gSurface Pre-melting and Surface Flattening of Bi Nanofilms on Si(111)-7x7,h
IFCAM workshop on Nanoscience/Nanotechnology, IMR, Sendai, Japan, March 3-5, 2004 (Poster presentation).

9.           S. Yaginuma, T. Nagao, J. T. Sadowski, Y. Fujikawa, T. Sakurai,
gEvidence of Surface Pre-melting of Bi Ultrathin Film on Si(111),h
AVS 50th, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, November 2-7, 2003 (Poster presentation).

10.           S. Yaginuma, T. Nagao, J. T. Sadowski, Y. Fujikawa, T. Sakurai,
gSurface pre-melting and surface flattening of Bi nanofilms on Si(111)-7x7,h
JSPS - Tohoku University Seminar, IMR, Sendai, Japan, October 31, 2003 (Poster presentation).

 

Domestic conferences

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