Yuji Sutou Principal Investigator, Ph.D.

Job Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, AIMR
Group Device/System Group
Laboratory Sutou Lab.
Address Room 1018, Engineering Laboratory Complex Building, Aoba-yama Campus
(6-6-11, Aoba-yama, Aoba-ku, Sendai, 980-8579)
Tel +81-22-795-7338
E-Mail ysutou@material.tohoku.ac.jp
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Research Interests

  • Smart materials using phase transformation
  • Polymorphic transformation
  • Phase change memory
  • Shape memory alloys

Main Publication List

  • Sequential two-stage displacive transformation from β to α via β’ phase in polymorphic MnTe film, Materials and Design. 196 (2020) 109141, S. Mori, D. Ando, and Y. Sutou
  • Reversible displacive transformation in MnTe polymorphic semiconductor, Nature communications, 11 (2020) 85, S. Mori, S. Hatayama, Y. Shuang, D. Ando, Y. Sutou
  • Cr-Triggered Local Structural Change in Cr2Ge2Te6 Phase Change Material, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 11 (2019) 43320-43329, S. Hatayama, Y. Shuang, P. Fons, Y. Saito, A. V. Kolobov, K. Kobayashi, S. Shindo, D. Ando and Y. Sutou
  • Contact resistance change memory using N-doped Cr2Ge2Te6 phase-change material showing non-bulk resistance change, Applied Physics Letters, 112 (2018) 183504-1-5, Y. Shuang, Y. Sutou, S. Hatayama, S. Shindo, Y. H. Song, D. Ando and J. Koike,
  • A lightweight shape-memory magnesium alloy, Science 353 2016, 368-370, Y. Ogawa, D. Ando, Y. Sutou, J. Koike


  • 14th JSPS Prize (2018)
  • 10th Aoba Foundation For The Promotion Of Engineering Award (2016)
  • 6th Materia Paper Award, The Japan Institute of Metals and Materials (2016)