Members

 

Group Leader:

  Dr. Luis K. Ono
  (Brazil/Japan)
  2013.4-Present: Group Leader, Qi Unit, OIST, Japan.
  2012.1-2013.3: Postdoctoral Researcher, iNANO, Aarhus University, Denmark.
  2009.12-2011.12: Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Central Florida, USA.
  2005.1-2009.12: Ph.D. in Physics, University of Central Florida, USA.
  2001.4-2004.3: MS in Nuclear Engineering, Kyoto University, Japan.
  1996.1-2000.12: BS in Physics, Sao Paulo University, Brazil.

 

Researchers:

  Dr. Yan Jiang
  (China)
  2015-Present: Postdoctoral Scholar, Qi Unit, OIST, Japan
  2013-2015: PhD in Institute of Chemistry Chinese academy of Sciences, China
  2011-2012: MS in Institute of Chemistry Chinese academy of Sciences, China
  2006-2010: BS in School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Sun Yat-Sen Univerisity, China

 

 

  Dr. Emilio J. Juarez-Perez
  (Spain)
  2015.9-Present: Postdoctoral Scholar, Qi Unit, OIST, Japan
  2013.3-2015.8: Postdoctoral Scholar, Photovoltaic and Optoelectronics Group, Universitat Jaume I, Spain 
  2012.9-2013.2: Postdoctoral Scholar, Universidad del Pais Vasco (UPV-EHU), Spain 
  2009.11-2011.7: Postdoctoral Scholar, Instituto Nacional del Carbon (INCAR-CSIC), Spain  
  2006.12-2008.12:  PhD in Chemistry, Instituto de Ciencia de los Materiales de Barcelona (ICMAB-CSIC), Spain  
  2004.9-2006.12: MS in Organometallic Chemistry, Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain 
  1998.9-2004.3: BS in Chemical Engineering, Universidad de Granada, Spain 

 

  Dr. Taehoon Kim
  (Republic of Korea)
  2015-Present: Postdoctoral Scholar, Qi Unit, OIST, Japan  

  2010-2015: DPhil in Engineering Science, University of Oxford, U.K. 
  2010-2014: Non-MRC employee, Research Complex at Harwell (RCaH), Rutherford Appleton Laboratory (RAL), U.K.
  2009-2010: MSc in Biochemical Engineering, Department of Biochemical Engineering, University College London (UCL), University of London, U.K.
  2002-2005: Test Analysis team, POONGSAN Corporation, Republic of Korea

 

  Dr. Lingqiang EMeng
  (China)
  2016-Present: Postdoctoral Scholar, Qi Unit, OIST, Japan

  2013-2016: PhD in Organic Chemistry, Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China 
  2011-2013: MS in Condensed Matter Physics, Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
  2007-2011: BS in Material Science and Engineering, University of Science and Technology Beijing, China

 

 

  Dr. Longbin Qiu
  (China)
  2016-Present: Postdoctoral Scholar, Qi Unit, OIST, Japan

  2011-2016: PhD in Polymer Chemistry and Physics, Fudan University, China 
  2007-2011: BE in Polymer Material and Engineering, Sun Yat-sen University, China

 

 

  Dr. Zhifang Wu
  (China)
  2016-Present: Postdoctoral Scholar, Qi Unit, OIST, Japan

  2015-2016: Shanghai Tech University (joint education program), China. 
  2011-2015: PhD in fine chemistry, East China University of Science and Technology, China.
  2006-2010: BS in mechanical engineering, Jiang Nan University, China.

 

 

  Dr. Jeremy Hieulle
  (France)
  Oct. 2016-present: Postdoctoral researcher, OIST, Okinawa, Japan.

  Jan. 2016-Sep. 2016: Postdoctoral researcher, NanoGune, San-Sebastian, Spain. 
  Oct. 2014-Dec. 2015: Postdoctoral researcher, ICN2, Barcelona, Spain.
  Oct. 2011-Sep. 2014: PhD thesis, Physics, Ecole Polytechnique, Paris, France.

 

  Dr. Zonghao Liu
  (China)
  2017.07-Present: Postdoctoral Scholar, Qi Unit, OIST, Japan

  2016.03-2017.03: Research Assistant, Peking University, China 
  2015.03-2015.09: Research Intern, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
  2011.09-2016.06: PhD in Opto-Electronic Information Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
  2007.09-2011.06: BS in Applied Chemistry, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China

 

  Dr. Zhanhao Hu
  (China)
  2017-Present: Postdoctoral Scholar, Qi Unit, OIST, Japan

  2013-2017: PhD, Materials Physics and Chemistry, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, China 
  2009-2013: BS, Materials Science, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, China

 

  Dr. Wentao Song
  (China)
  2017-Present: Postdoctoral Scholar, Qi Unit, OIST, Japan
  2016-2017: Research Scientist, UHV Technologies, Inc., Fort Worth TX, USA 
  2008-2016: Ph.D. in Chemistry, University of Maryland at College Park, College Park MD, USA
  2004-2008: BS in Chemistry, Zhengzhou University, Zhengzhou, China

 

 

  Dr. Dae-Yong Son
  (Republic of Korea)
  2018.1-Present : Post-doctoral Scholar, Qi Unit, OIST, Japan.
  2011.3.1-2017.8.25: MS and PhD in Department of Energy Science, Sungkyunkwan University, Korea. 
  2005.3.1–2011.2.25 : BS in Advanced Materials Chemistry, Korea University, Korea.

 

 

 

  Dr. Sisi He
  (China)
 2018-Present : Post-doctoral Scholar, Qi Unit, OIST, Japan.
 2017-2018: Research assitance, Fudan University, China. 
 2014-2017: PhD in Polymer Chemistry and Physics, Fudan University, China. 
 2011-2014: MS in Material Science and Engineering, Tianjin University, China. 
 2007-2011: BE in Material Science and Engineering, Northeastern University, China.

 

 

 

OIST PhD Students:

  Mr. Zafer Hawash
  (Palestine)
  2012-Present: PhD student/ research assistant, OIST, Japan.
  2010-2012: Researcher, Nanotechnology Research Laboratory, Al-Quds University, East-Jerusalem, Palestine.
  2004- 2009: B.Sc. Physics/Minor Electronics, An-Najah National University, Nablus, Palestine.

 

 

  Mr. Collin Chandler Stecker 
  (USA)
  2014-Present PhD student, OIST, Japan
  2012-2014 QA Specialist, Futaba Industrial, USA
  2009-2011 Coordinator of International Relations, Institute of Advanced Media Arts and Sciences, Japan
  2004-2008 BSc in Chemistry/Japanese/East Asian Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA

 

 

  Ms. Afshan Jamshaid
  (Pakistan)
  2016.9-Present: PhD Student, OIST, Japan.
  2014.2-2015.3: Development Engineer, Physics Department, LUMS Lahore University of Management Sciences, Pakistan.
  2011.9-2013.9: MS in NanoEngineering, Waseda University Tokyo, Japan.
  2009.3-2011.8: Scientific Officer, Electronics Faculty, GIKI Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences & Technology Topi, Pakistan.
  2008.9-2009.2: Teaching Assistant, IMS Institute of Management Sciences.

 

  Mr. Mohamed M. Atwa
  (Egypt/USA)
  09/2016-Present, PhD Candidate, The Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology, Japan.
  04/2016-08/2016, Special Research Student, The University of Tokyo, Japan.
  09/2014-08/2016, MSc In Nanotechnology, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden.
  09/2008-07/2013, BSc In Materials Engineering, Ain Shams University, Egypt.

 

 

Research Unit Administrator:

 

  Ms. Naoko Ogura-Gayler
  (Japan)