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The University of Electro-Communications 
Graduate School of Informatics and Engineering, School of Informatics and Engineering 
Department of Engineering Science, Cluster III (Fundamental Science and Engineering) 

顔写真 Professor 
YASUO TOMITA 

Year of birth:1955  
 
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Career
キャノン(株)中央研究所  研究員  1980/04-1990/03 
キャノン(株)中央研究所  主任研究員  1990/04-1992/03 
電気通信大学  助教授  1992/04-2001/03 
電気通信大学 電気通信学部 電子工学科  教授  2001/04-2010/03 
電気通信大学 情報理工学研究科 先進理工学専攻  教授  2010/04-Present 

Academic background
Californica Institute of Technology  Division of Applied Sciences  Department of Electrical Engineering  Doctoral program  1989/06  Completed 
California Institute of Technology  Division of Applied Sciences  Department of Electrical Engineering  Master's program  1986/06  Completed 
Hokkaido University  Graduate School, Division of Engineering  電子工学専攻  Master's program  1980/03  Completed 
Hokkaido University  Faculty of Engineering  電子工学科  1978/03  Graduated 

Academic degrees
Ph.D.  California Institute of Technology  1989/06 
Master of Science  California Institute of Technology  1986/06 
Master of Engineering  Hokkaido University  1980/03 

Classes responsible within the university
2017  固体・ソフトマターフォトニクス特論  Spring semester  Graduate, IE  Master's and doctoral programs  Subject in specialty 
2017  電磁気学および演習  Spring semester  Undergraduate, mainly nighttime  Subject in specialty 
2017  光波工学  Fall semester  Undergraduate, daytime  Subject in specialty 
2017  電磁気学および演習  Fall semester  Undergraduate, daytime  Subject in specialty 
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Classes responsible in other universities
1998  フォトリフラクティブ非線形光学の基礎と応用  室蘭工業大学大学院 
2001  非線形フォトニクスの基礎  大阪大学大学院 
2002  非線形フォトニクスの基礎  大阪大学大学院 
2003  非線形フォトニクスの基礎  大阪大学大学院 
2004  非線形フォトニクスの基礎  大阪大学大学院 
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Education and research activities in foreign countries
国外博士学位審査委員(National University of Ireland, University Campus Cork)  2016/05-2016/09  Ireland 
Invited lecture in a series of Physics Today for undergraduate students at the physics department, Nankai University  2015/09-2015/09  China 
国外博士学位審査委員(National University of Ireland, University Campus Dublin)  2012/05-2013/01 
国外博士学位論文審査委員 (Dublin Institute of Technology)  2010/02-2010/12 
International advisory committee member of the Key Lab of Advanced Techniques and Fabrication for Weak-Light Nonlinear Photonic Materials, Ministry of Education, China  2004/09-Present  中国 
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Current research areas
Optical engineering, Photon science 

Current research subjects
Photonic nanocomposite materials  nanoparticles nanocomposite materials  2002-Present 
Organic photonics  photopolymers holographic grating  2000-Present 
Photonic recording materials  hologram  2000-Present 
Nonlinear optics  3rd-order optical nonlilnearity High-order optical nonlinearities Semiconductor quantum dot  1992-Present 
Neutron optics  Neutron beam Matter wave  2005-Present 
Nonlinear opfical effects in liquid crystals and polymer films  ferroelectric liquid crystals nematic liquid crystuls phoforefractive polymers  1994-Present 

Published books
Book  Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Volume 15  Yasuo Tomita  American Scientific Publishers  191-205  2011/04 
Book  ホログラム最新技術~感光材料開発から実製品への応用まで~  Yasuo Tomita  情報機構  49-58  2006/12 
Book  デンドリティック高分子  富田康生  エヌ・ティー・エス  299-311  2005/11 
Book  最新回折光学素子 技術全集  富田康生  技術情報協会  319-331  2004/12 
Book  光技術総合事典(分担執筆)  富田康生  オプロトニクス  2004/12 
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Published papers
Invited paper  Yes  High-order optical nonlinearities in nanocomposite films dispersed with semiconductor quantum dots at high concentrations  Joint  Y. Tomita, S. Matsushima, R. Yamagami, T. Jinzenji, S. Sakuma, X. Liu, T. Izuishi, and Q. Shen  Journal of Physics: Conference Series  867, 012011-1-012011-5  2017/07/17 
Paper  Yes  Advancing data analysis for reflectivity measurements of holographic nanocomposite gratings  Joint  J. Klepp, C. Pruner, Y. Tomita, P. Geltenbort, J. Kohlbrecht, and M. Fally  Journal of Physics: Conference Series  756, 012022-1-012022-9  2016/10/10 
Paper  Yes  Readout fidelity of coaxial holographic digital data page recording in nanoparticle-(thiol-ene) polymer composites  Joint  K. Nagaya, E. Hata, and Y. Tomita  Japanese Journal of Applied Physics  55, 09SB03-1-09SB03-4  2016/07/28 
Paper  Yes  Nanoparticle-polymer composite volume holographic gratings dispersed with ultrahigh-refractive-index hyperbranched polymer as organic nanoparticles  Joint  Y. Tomita, H. Urano, T. Fukamizu, Y. Kametani, N. Nishimura, and K. Odoi  Optics Letters  41, 1281-1284  2016/03/12 
Paper  Yes  Spatial frequency responses of anisotropic refractive index gratings formed in holographic polymer dispersed liquid crystals  Joint  Yoshiaki Fukuda and Yasuo Tomita  Materials  9/ 3, 188-1-188-16  2016/03/10 
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Research presentations
Keynote speech for an international conference  Nanocomposite holographic gratings for light and neutron optics  The 12th Japan-Finland Joint Symposium on Optics in Engineering (OIE'17)  Yes  Y. Tomita, E. Hata, T. Nakamura, K. Momose, X. Liu, S. Matsushima, J. Klepp, C. Pruner, and M. Fally  2017/09/12 
Invited lecture for an international conference  Perspectives for photorefractive materials in neutron physics  Photorefractive Photonics 2017  Yes  R. A. Rupp, M. Fally, J. Klepp, C. Pruner, Y. Tomita, and I. D. Olenik  2017/07/20 
Invited lecture for a domestic conference  光波と量子ビーム制御・処理のための光重合性ナノコンポジット材料  第64回応用物理学会春季学術講演会  No  富田康生  2017/03/16 
Invited lecture for a domestic conference  光重合性ナノコンポジット材料を用いたホログラフィックデジタルデータ記録  電子情報通信学会 磁気記録・情報ストレージ研究会  No  富田康生  2016/12/08 
Invited lecture for a domestic conference  ナノコンポジット体積ホログラムの特性とその多彩な応用  日本光学会第19回ボリュームホログラフィック技術研究グループ研究会  No  富田康生  2014/05/21 
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Intellectual property rights
Patent  Optical communication means  0498422B1  1998/04/29  Registered 
Patent  Optical polarization-state converting apparatus for use as isolator, modulator and the like  0470523B1  1999/01/27  Registered 
Patent  Optical interconnection networks and processes  5339371  1994/08/16  Registered 
Patent  Apparatus for measuring pulse width using two-photon medium  5299170  1994/03/29  Registered 
Patent  All-optical light modulating apparatus and all-optical process for modulating light  5289489  1994/02/22  Registered 
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Awards
国際光工学会 (The international society for optics and photonics: SPIE)フェロー  Development and applications of photopolymerizable nanocomposite materials, and photorefractive nonlinear optics and materials studies  2015/01/01 
第8回(2014年度)応用物理学会 フェロー表彰  ホログラフィックナノコンポジット材料に関する先駆的研究  2014/05/08 
OSA Fellow  For significant contributions to the development and applications of photopolymerizable nanocomposite materials in light/neutron optics and near- infrared/ultraviolet-light-sensitive photorefractive materials  2014/01/01 
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Researcher accepted
Overseas  Post-doctoral researcher  スペイン  Instituto Universitario de Física Aplicada a las Ciencias y las Tecnologías, University of Alicante  共同研究  Dispatching organization  2016-2016 
Overseas  Post-doctoral researcher  China  University College Dublin  Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, etc.  2013-2015 
Overseas  Post-doctoral researcher  China  Chinese Academy of Sciences  Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, etc.  2007-2009 
Overseas  Post-doctoral researcher  China  Nankai University  2005-2006 
Overseas  Invited researcher  China  Nankai University  2004-2004 
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Memberships of academic societies
American Chemical Society  2013/04-Present 
Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE)  2006/04-Present 
日本光学会  1993-Present 
米国電気電子学会(INSTITUTE OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS ENGINEERS)  1989-Present 
米国物理学会(AMERICAN PHYSICAL SOCIETY)  1988-Present 
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Involvement in conference and research meetings
Photorefractive Photonics 2017, Conference on photorefractive effects, materials and devices  Scientific Topic Chair  2017/07/17 
SPIE Optics & Optoelectronics, conference on Holography: Advances and Modern Trends  Program Committee Member  2017/04/24 
The 12th International Conference on Correlation Optics (CO’15)  International Program Committee Member  2015/09/14 
The 11th International Conference on Correlation Optics (CO’13)  International Program Committee Member  2013/09/18 
2011 the Information Photonics Topical Meeting (IP 2011), International Commission for Optics (ICO)  International Committee Member、Technical Program Committee Member, Session Chair  2011/05/18 
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Committee or council involvement
Journal of the Optical Society of America B (JOSA B)  Associate Editor  2015/03/14-Present 
日本光学会 光学論文賞選考委員会  委員  2013/10-2014/03 
日本学術振興会科学研究費委員会  専門委員  2012/12-2013/11 
日本学術振興会特別研究員等審査会および国際事業委員会  特別研究員等審査会専門委員および国際事業委員会書面審査員  2006/08-2008/07 
日本光学会  幹事  2003-2004 
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Educational support at other universities
Invited lecturer  Physics Today (Physics Department, Nankai University, China)  2015/09-2015/09 
非常勤講師  特別講義(大阪大学大学院)  2004/11-2004/11 
非常勤講師  特別講義(大阪大学大学院)  2003/11-2003/11 
非常勤講師  特別講義(大阪大学大学院)  2002/11-2002/11 
非常勤講師  特別講義(大阪大学大学院)  2001/11-2001/11 
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Social activities
Academic journal activities  Associate editor of the Journal of the Optical Society of America B (JOSA B)  2015/06/01-Present  Associate editor 
Academic journal activities  International Journal of Polymer Science  2013/11-2014/12  Guest editor for a special issue on Advances in Polymers for Holographic and Diffractive Application 
Academic journal activities  Conference Papers in Physics  2012/09-Present  Editorial Board 
Academic journal activities  Physics Research International  2011/09-2012/08  Guest editor for a special issue on Novel Optical Materials and Devices 
Academic journal activities  Journal of Optics:Pure and Applied Optics  2008/01-2009/02  Guest editor for the special issue on Optics of Composite Materials 
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Committee activity in the University
TT助教中間評価委員会  委員  2017/05-Present 
情報理工学域 III類  副類長  2017/04-2018/03 
情報理工学域入学試験委員会  委員  2017/04-Present 
情報理工学域予算委員会  委員  2017/04-Present 
TT助教最終評価委員会  委員  2017/04-2017/05 
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