Graduate School Department /Course /Field Interdisciplinary Environment/Studies on Material Science/Material Functions and Correlations
Undergraduate School Division of Natural Sciences
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Email yoshida.hisao.2a(_at_)kyoto-u.ac.jp (Replace (_at_) with @.)
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Research areas Heterogeneous catalysis, Heterogeneous photocatalysis, XAFS
Keywords Solar energy conversion, Artificial photosynthesis, Photocatalytic synthesis, Environmental catalysis
Themes (1) Heterogeneous photocatalytic hydrogen production from water and biomass derivatives <Solar energy conversion>
(2) Photocatalytic reduction of carbon dioxide with water <Artificial photosynthesis>
(3) Photocatalytic functionalization of aromatic/aliphatic compounds <Green chemistry>
(4) Precious metal catalysts <Environmental catalysts>
Major publications “Heterogeneous photocatalytic hydrogen production from water and biomass derivatives”, K. Shimura, and H. Yoshida, Energy Environ. Sci., 4 (2011) 2467.
“A heterogeneous palladium catalyst hybridised with a titanium dioxide photocatalyst for direct C−C bond formation between an aromatic ring and acetonitrile”, H. Yoshida, et al., Chem. Commun., 49 (2013) 3793.
“Reaction mechanism of aromatic ring hydroxylation by water over platinum-loaded titanium oxide photocatalyst”, H. Yuzawa, et al., J. Phys. Chem. C, 116 (2012) 25376.
“Effects of support and additive on oxidation state and activity of Pt catalyst in propane combustion”, H. Yoshida, et al., Catal. Today, 87 (2003) 19.
“Photocatalytic conversion of methane”, L. Yuliati and H. Yoshida, Chem. Soc. Rev., 37 (2008) 1592
Professional societies/Research and synergic activities
Teaching Areas
  • Undergraduate courses
  • Graduate courses (Master's program)
  • Graduate courses (Doctor's program)
  • Undergraduate courses open to all departments
Background Educational:
1991: Bachelor, the Department of Hydrocarbon Chemistry, Faculty of Engineering, Kyoto University
1993: Master of Engineering, Department of Molecular Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Kyoto University
1998: Doctor of Engineering, Department of Molecular Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Kyoto University

Professional:
1993: JSPS Research Fellowships (DC1)
1995: Research Associate, School of Engineering, Nagoya University
1997: Research Associate, Graduate School of Engineering, Nagoya University
2003: Associate Professor, Research Center for Advanced Waste and Emission Management, Nagoya University
2004: Associate Professor, EcoTopia Science Institute, Nagoya University
2007: Associate Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Nagoya University
2013: Professor, Graduate School of Human and Environmental Studies, Kyoto University

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