Department of Frontier Sciences for Advanced Enviroment,
Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Tohoku University Mechanics and Design of Composite Materials (Narita Lab.) 東北大学 大学院環境科学研究科 先端環境創成学専攻 複合材料設計学分野 成田研究室



2021.12.28 News
Zhenjin WANG won the 2020 Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-financed Students Abroad.
2021.9.21 News
A thesis was written by Mr.Satoshi Egawa, a graduate in our laboratory, was featured on the cover of an academic journal.
2021.9.3 News
The relationship between the silk scarf worn by UAE athletes at the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic ceremonies and the "UAE-NIPPON Friendship Silk Project", in which our laboratory participates, was posted on the Tohoku University Global Site.
2021.6.23 Event
A message of support was sent from our laboratory to UAE Olympic athletes.It was handed over to the UAE National Olympic Committee at the silk scurf presentation ceremonyin Dubai.
2021.5.18 News
A review paper on virus sensor materials was featured in Asia Research News 2021.
2021.4.19 News
Research result is featured in JST Science Japan.
2021.4.10 News
Yinli Wang and Kei Makabe won the Best Presentation Award at 7th Asian Conference on Mechanics of Functional Materials and Structures (March 13-15, 2021, Internet).
2021.3.3 News
Research result on silk is featured in the top page of Asis Research News. It is also selected and distributed in EurekAlert e-newsletter.
2021.2.26 News
Research result is featured in YAHOO News. It is also featured in Nikkei Business Daily.
2021.2.26 News
Press release:Changing the Silkworm's Diet to Spin Stronger Silk
2021.2.3 News
Press release:Succeeded in creating unidirectional plant nanofiber reinforced silkworm thread-Expected as a reinforcing material for green composite- 
2020.11.30 News
A review paper on virus sensor materials was featured in Advanced Science News and won first place in Most read this week. 
2020.11.25 News
Press release:Grabbing Viruses Out of Thin Air 
2018.11.9 News
Our " Energy Harvesting Materials Research" was published in Impact, Science Impact Ltd., U.K.
2018.8.12 News Kurita won the Best presentation awards at 2018 3rd International Conference on Design, Materials and Manufacturing (Okinawa, Japan)
2017.4.1 News
The book “Let's Learn Mechanics of Materials” has been published.
2016.12.6 News
Research result is featured in Medtec Japan Online.
2016.11.28 News
Research result has been published in Nikkei Newspaper. It is also featured in EE Times Japan.
2016.11.8 News
Research result is featured in Advanced Science News.
2016.9.29 News
The theme of a student in our lab has been selected for “JAXA Aeronautical Technology Innovation Challenge” of Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency.
2016.8.1 Event
Four Sophomores from Sendai Mukaiyama High School came to the lab for an academic internship. See the Event page!
2016.7.14 Event
We will conduct mini material experiments with four sophomores from high school in the city of Sendai.
2016.3.9 News
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