31 Jul, 2017
Researchers at a new initiative, MathAM-OIL, are collaborating with both the AIMR and AIST to seed the development of clever materials for cutting-edge technologies
27 Mar, 2017
AMIS2017 celebrated a decade of transformative research in materials science
30 Jan, 2017
Yasumasa Nishiura gives a mathematician’s perspective on the five-year collaboration between mathematics and materials science at the AIMR
28 Nov, 2016
AIMR researchers visited the Herbert Gleiter Institute of Nanoscience in China to exchange information and ideas.
AIMResearch brings the very best of AIMR research to a global audience of specialists and nonspecialists alike.
Scientists are closer to synthesizing artificial molecular machines in the lab with the production of virus-like polymer particles
An impressive nine hydrogen atoms can crowd around metal centers, forming compounds that are promising for storing hydrogen gas or fabricating battery components
Two gentle synthetic routes offer access to pure ionic salts of polyaromatic hydrocarbons for the first time
An overlooked mechanism is found to be critical in material systems used for spintronic applications
Electron diffraction reveals the three-dimensional structure of a promising monolayer material for the first time
Electrons in superconductors made of carbon nanospheres remain paired even when subjected to high magnetic fields
The Advanced Institute for Materials Research (AIMR) was established in 2007, aiming to contribute to society through the creation of new and innovative materials by gathering researchers from around the world in the fields of materials science, physics, chemistry, and engineering - fields in which Tohoku University holds a leading position in the world in its research.