Kuniyasu Saitoh Ph.D.

Job Assistant Professor
Group Mathematical Science Group
Address Room 3C, AIMR Main Building, Katahira Campus
(2-1-1, Katahira, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-8577)
Tel +81-22-217-6333
E-Mail kuniyasu.saitoh.c6@tohoku.ac.jp
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Research Interests

  • Physics of granular materials
  • Non-equilibrium statistical mechanics
  • Hydrodynamic instabilities
  • Molecular dynamics simulations

Main Publication List

  • Anomalous energy cascades in dense granular materials yielding under simple shear deformations, Soft Matter, 12, (2016), 1360, K. Saitoh and H. Mizuno
  • Hydrodynamic instabilities in shear flows of cohesive granular particles, Soft Matter, 11, (2015), 6371, K. Saitoh, S. Takada, and H. Hayakawa
  • A Master equation for the probability distribution functions of forces in soft particle packings, Soft Matter, 11, (2015), 1253, K. Saitoh, V. Magnanimo, and S. Luding
  • Negative normal restitution coefficient found in simulation of nanocluster collisions, Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, (2010), 238001, K. Saitoh, A. Bodrova, H. Hayakawa, and N. V. Brilliantov
  • Rheology of a granular gas under a plane shear, Phys. Rev. E, 75, (2007), 021302, K. Saitoh and H. Hayakawa