A new paper has been published on Physical Review Letters Detecting Magnetoelectric Effect in a Metallic Antiferromagnet via Nonreciprocal Rotation of Reflected LightKeito Arakawa, Takeshi Hayashida, Kenta Kimura, Ryusuke Misawa, Takayuki Nagai, Tatsuya Miyamoto, Hiroshi Okamoto, Fumitoshi Iga, and Tsuyoshi KimuraPhys. Rev. Lett. 131, 236702 (2023). Go to article page
A new paper has been published on Physical Review B.It is chosen as Editor’s suggestion Resonant x-ray diffraction study using circularly polarized x rays on antiferromagnetic TbB4R. Misawa, K. Arakawa, T. Yoshioka, H. Ueda, F. Iga, K. Tamasaku, Y. Tanaka, and T. KimuraPhys. Rev. B 108, 134433 (2023). Go to article page
A new paper has beem published on Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS). Electric field–induced magnetochiral dichroism in a ferroaxial crystalTakeshi Hayashida, Kenta Kimura and Tsuyoshi Kimura Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 120, e2303251120 (2023). Go to article page
From October 19 to 21, 2023, we will be holding the 14th APCTP Workshop on Multiferroics, an international workshop on multiferroics, at the Takeda Frontier Science Building on the Asano Campus of the University of Tokyo. We look forward to your participation.
A new paper has beem published on Chemistry of Materials Chemical Switching of Ferroaxial and Nonferroaxial Structures Based on Second-Order Jahn–Teller Activity in (Na,K)2Hf(BO3)2Takayuki Nagai,and Tsuyoshi KimuraChem. Mater. 35, 4109-4115 (2023). Go to article page
A new paper has been published on Journal of the American Chemical Society. Chemical Aspect of Displacive-Type Ferroaxial Phase Transition from Perspective of Second-Order Jahn–Teller Effect: NASICON Systems as an ExampleTakayuki Nagai, Yasuhide Mochizuki, Suguru Yoshida, and Tsuyoshi KimuraJ. Am. Chem. Soc. xx, xxx-xxx (2023). Go to article page
From April 2023, Kimura Laboratory will move from Kashiwa Campus to Hongo Campus. Please note that contact details and other information have changed. Those who wish to work in our group in the master’s and doctoral programmes will be required to apply to Department of Applied Physics, School of Engineering . Doctoral students will also be accepted from the Department of Materials Science, Graduate School of Frontier Sciences.
A new paper has been published on Chemistry of Materials. Ferroaxial Transitions in Glaserite-type Compounds: Database Screening, Phonon Calculations, and Experimental VerificationShigetada Yamagishi, Takeshi Hayashida, Ryusuke Misawa, Kenta Kimura, Masato Hagihala, Tomoki Murata, Sakyo Hirose, and Tsuyoshi KimuraChem. Matter. 35, 747-754 (2023). Go to article page
A new paper has been published on npj Quantum Materials. Three-dimensional imaging of ferroaxial domains using circularly polarized second harmonic generation microscopyH. Yokota, T, Hayashida, D. Kitahara, and T.Kimuranpj Quantum Materials 106, 104401 (2022). Go to article page
A new papar has been published on Physical Review Research . Observation of antiferromagnetic domains in Cr2O3 using nonreciprocal optical effectsT. Hayashida, K. Arakawa, T. Oshima, K. Kimura, T. KimuraPhys. Rev. Research 4, 043063 (2022). Go to article page