Isao Tanaka (Professor)


Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Kyoto University

Yoshida-Honmachi, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8501, Japan


  • Research topics
    • Development and Applications of first principles statistical thermodynamics
    • Exploring new structures and functions of materials
    • Application of XANES/ELNES for nano materials science
    • Materials science of fuel cells and protonics
    • Materials science of lithium ion battery
    • Materials science of bio-ceramics
    • Materials design of wide-gap semiconductors
    • Materials design of optical materials
    • Localized quantum structures in ceramics
  • List of Publications (Link to Thomson Reuters Researcher ID)

Other Activities

  • Associate editor of J. American Ceramics Society
  • Advisory Editorial Board of Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter