Takashi Kikkawa Ph.D.

Job Assistant Professor
Group Materials Physics Group
Laboratory E.Saitoh Laboratory (will open in a new tab)
Address Room 302, AIMR Laboratory Building, Katahira Campus
(2-1-1, Katahira, Aoba-ku ,Sendai 980-8577)
Tel +81-22-217-6238
E-Mail takashi.kikkawa.c3@tohoku.ac.jp
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Research Interests

  • Spintronics, Spin caloritronics, magnetism

Main Publication List

  • T. Kikkawa, K. Uchida, Y. Shiomi, Z. Qiu, D. Hou, D. Tian, H. Nakayama, X.-F. Jin, and E. Saitoh,
    "Longitudinal Spin Seebeck Effect Free from the Proximity Nernst Effect”
    Physical Review Letters 110, 067207 (2013).
  • T. Kikkawa, K. Uchida, S. Daimon, Y. Shiomi, H. Adachi, Z. Qiu, D. Hou, X.-F. Jin, S. Maekawa, and E. Saitoh,
    "Separation of longitudinal spin Seebeck effect from anomalous Nernst effect: Determination of origin of transverse thermoelectric voltage in metal/insulator junctions”
    Physical Review B 88, 214403 (2013).
  • T. Kikkawa, K. Uchida, S. Daimon, Z. Qiu, Y. Shiomi, and E. Saitoh,
    "Critical suppression of spin Seebeck effect by magnetic fields”
    Physical Review B 92, 064413 (2015).
  • T. Kikkawa, K. Shen, B. Flebus, R. A. Duine, K. Uchida, Z. Qiu, G. E. W. Bauer, and E. Saitoh,
    "Magnon Polarons in the Spin Seebeck Effect”
    Physical Review Letters 117, 207203 (2016).
  • T. Kikkawa, M. Suzuki, J. Okabayashi, K. Uchida, D. Kikuchi, Z. Qiu, and E. Saitoh,
    "Detection of induced paramagnetic moments in Pt on Y3Fe5O12 via x-ray magnetic circular dichroism”
    Physical Review B 95, 214416 (2017).


  • Inoue Research Award for Young Scientists (from Inoue Foundation for Science, February 2019)
  • FFIT Research Award for Young Scientists (from Funai Foundation for Information Technology (FFIT), April 2019)