How small can the enzyme be ? 酵素(粒子)はどこまで小さくできるのか? Transformation of an enzyme: from aqueous suspension to fine solid particles via electrospraying route 静電噴霧法による糖転移酵素の微粒化 by* Dept. of Process and Food Engineering, Univ. Putra Malaysia; * Biotechnology Research Institute, Univ. Malaysia Sabah; * Faculty of Chemical Engineering, Univ. Teknologi MARA; * Grad. School of Bio-Applications and Systems Engineering, Tokyo Univ. of Agriculture and Technology…

Are the particles deposited to the back of a sheet? 薄板の裏側まで微粒子が沈着するのか?

Simultaneous deposition of submicron aerosols onto both surfaces of a plate substrate by electrostatic forces M. Gen, S. Ikawa, S. Sagawa, I. W. Lenggoro e-Journal of Surface Science and Nanotechnology, 2014. Open access. サブミクロンの帯電粒子を気中に浮遊させて、目的の平板の両面に粒子群が沈着しているメカニズムを説明した。 【展開】植物の葉に沈着する微粒子の挙動(農薬等の散布法)の理解 【展開】自動車等の静電塗装の分野

PAPER: Effect of water-soluble particles on the growth of plants (2 years) 植物に水溶性微粒子を与えていたら?

JOURNAL: Atmospheric Environment (2014) Effects of 2-years exposure to (sub-micron) ammonium sulfate particles on growth and gas exchange rates of Fagus crenata (ブナ), Castanopsis sieboldii (スダジイ), Larix kaempferi (唐松) and Cryptomeria japonica (スギ) seedlings •No significant effect of the particles on growth was observed after 2 years. •Net photosynthetic rates of 3 species were not significantly changed….

PAPER. Deposition process of particles in forests, 森林への大気中微粒子の沈着過程

Particulate matter strongly adsorbed onto leaf surfaces is not washed away by rainfall and contributes to the EC (Elemental Carbon) flux. Leaf-surface particles must be included when evaluating the dry and total fluxes of particulate matter, in particular for water-insoluble constituents such as EC. 葉面に強く「付着」した粒子状物質は降雨によって洗い流されず、EC(元素炭素)フラックスに寄与する。粒子状物質、特にECのような水不溶性成分の乾燥流束および全流束を評価する場合には、葉表面粒子を含めなければならない。

PAPER: Measuring particles from mixed gases, ガス由来微粒子の計測

These results may be informative for predicting phenomena related to gas-to-particle conversion at the exit of stationary emission sources.火力発電所等の燃焼過程から生成すると考えられる混合排気ガスを実験室内で模擬した。This paper was awarded 2013 Takahashi Award from Japan Association Aerosol of Science and Technology. エアロゾル学会の2013年のTakahashi賞を受賞。

Doctoral Presentation (N. Hama) Measurement methodology for combustion-generated aerosol particles. 燃焼由来エアロゾル粒子の測定手法

HAMA, Naoya Doctoral thesisMeasurement methodology for combustion-generated aerosol particles燃焼由来エアロゾル粒子の測定手法 (in English)(September 2011) Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology Refereed Journal Articles – from the works at TUATMeasurement of model aerosols containing two metal components formed via cooling and dilution routesNaoya Hama, Yukie Takashima, Masao Gen, Mayumi Tsukada, Hidehiro Kamiya, Wuled Lenggoro*Earozoru Kenkyu (Journal of Aerosol…