Past Awards

Faculty ・PD awards

Award WinnerAward DateAward NameResearch Title
Noriyuki Onishi, Masaru Tanaka2022.1.14Japan Healthcare Business Contest finalist (JHeC) 2022
Noriyuki Onishi, Masaru Tanaka2021.8.31Kawasaki Deep Tech Accelerator Award
Kei Nishida2019.11.7China-Japan Biopolymer Symposium 2019 Award for Best Poster PresentationEffect of Interfacial Poly (2-methoxyethyl acrylate) analogue on cell attachment
Shinnosuke Nishimura2019.11.7China-Japan Biopolymer Symposium 2019 Award for Best Poster PresentationSynthesis of Antithrombotic Silsesquioxane/PMEA Hybrid via Thiol-initiated Radical Polymerization for Exceeding the Limitation of Coatability and Stability of PMEA Homopolymer
Research Fellow, Aki Kashiwazaki2017.8.24Biomaterials lnternational 2017 Best Poster Paper AwardZwitterionic Polymers for Peptide Hormone Delivery to the Intracellular G-Protein Coupled Receptors
Masaru Tanaka2016.3.2International Conference on Materials Science & Technology (ICMTech -2016)Design of biocompatible polymers based on the intermediate water concept
E. Kitakami, M. Tanaka et al.2012.6.69th World Biomaterials Congress Poster AwardAdhesion and proliferation of human periodontal ligament cells on biocompatible scaffolds
H.Choi, M. Tanaka, et al.2012.2.16JSPN-NRF Asian Science Seminar Seoul, Encouraging PrizeMorphology and biochemical differences of mast cells on honeycomb-patterned polymer film
田中 賢, 下村政嗣, 島内英俊, 石幡浩, 岩間 張良2009.9.14 (アメリカ合衆国) AAP Winner
Akiko Tanabe, Shigeaki Morita, Masaru Tanaka, Yukihiro Ozaki2008.12.13The IUMRS International Conference in Asia 2008 (IUMRS-ICA 2008) IUMRS-ICA2008 and MRS-J Encouraging PrizeHydration Structures of a Blood Compatible PMEA Film at a Functional Group Level
M. Tanaka, N. Gadegaard2008.6.10PMI2 Connect-Research Co-operation Award 2008 from British CouncilNovel topographical materials platforms for neuronal stem cell culture and differentiation
M. Takebayashi, K. Sato, M. Miyama, K. Nishikawa, J. Nishida, M. Tanaka, M. Shimomura.2001.9.25Korea Japan Joint Forum KJF2001 Organic Materials for Electronics and Photonics Best Poster AwardFabrication of regular porous polymer films for biomedical devices‐Control of pore structure and size‐

Students’ awards

Award WinnerAward DateAward NameResearch Title
D3, Ryouhei Koguchi2018.12.7The 12th SPSJ International Polymer Conference Young Scientist Poster AwardProtein adsorption and hydration structure of fluorine-containing synthetic polymers
M1, Syunya Irie2017.2.3International Symposium on Materials for Chemistry and Engineering (IMCE 2017)Best Poster AwardRegulation of Cellular Behavior on Biocompatible Polymers Containing Intermediate Water

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