Sustainable Engineering Program

Kenji HARA


Kenji HARA

Department/Research Field

Catalysis Research, Surface Science, Synthetic Organic Chemistry

Research content
Our research lab is challenging to make various types of novel catalysts for environment, energy and daily life. Catalysts are among the most promising key materials for our society by enabling processes to produce materials and energy with decreased energy consumption and environmental impact. Our research lab is also focusing on materials synthesis using renewable biomass without dependence on fossil resources. Another research topic includes design and preparation of fine nanostructures aiming for medical application.

Research theme

Catalyst for Environment, Energy and Daily life
Materials Synthesis Using Renewable Natural Resources
Ultra-small Medical Devices

Research keywords
Catalysis , Environment , Energy
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