Dr. Takeshi Kobayashi
Development and application of new techniques, theory and instrumentation in solid-state nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectroscopy. Experimental and theoretical studies of new materials, especially catalysts, with emphasis on electronic properties of surfaces, as well as structure and dynamics of molecules in interaction with surfaces and interfaces.
(Chronologically most recent on top)Education
- Ph.D., 2001, Nagasaki University, Japan
- B.S., 1992, Tokyo University of Science, Japan
(Chronologically most recent on top)Professional Appointments
- 2011-present, Associate Scientist, Ames Laboratory
- 2010, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Ames Laboratory
- 2006-2009, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Colorado State University
- 2004-2005, Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Illinois
- 2003-2004, Assistant Professor, University of Tokyo, Japan
- 1992-2002, Assistant Technical Manager, N.E. ChemCat Corp. (ENGELHARD Japan)
(Chronologically most recent on top)Publications with the Ames Laboratory
Kobayashi T; Lafon O; Thankamony A S L; Slowing I I; Kandel K; Carnevale D; Vitzthum V; Vezin H; Amoureux J P; Bodenhausen G; Pruski M . 2013. Analysis of sensitivity enhancement by dynamic nuclear polarization in solid-state NMR: a case study of functionalized mesoporous materials. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 15:5553-5562.
Tanabe K K; Siladke N A; Broderick E M; Kobayashi T; Goldston J F; Weston M H; Farha O K; Hupp J T; Pruski M; Mader E A; Johnson M J A; Nguyen S T . 2013. Stabilizing unstable species through single-site isolation: A catalytically active Ta-V trialkyl in a porous organic polymer. Chemical Science. 4:2483-2489.
Murphy J; Strehlow C P; Cho K; Tanatar M A; Salovich N; Giannetta R W; Kobayashi T; Miyasaka S; Tajima S; Prozorov R . 2013. Nodal superconductivity in isovalently substituted SrFe2(As1-xPx)(2) pnictide superconductor at the optimal doping x=0.35. Physical Review B. 87:140505.
Yeninas S; Tanatar M A; Murphy J; Strehlow C P; Ayala-Valenzuela O E; McDonald R D; Welp U; Kwok W K; Kobayashi T; Miyasaka S; Tajima S; Prozorov R . 2013. Upper critical field of isoelectron substituted SrFe2(As1-xPx)(2). Physical Review B. 87:094503.
Kandel K; Althaus S M; Peeraphatdit C; Kobayashi T; Trewyn B G; Pruski M; Slowing I I . 2013. Solvent-Induced Reversal of Activities between Two Closely Related Heterogeneous Catalysts in the Aldol Reaction. ACS Catalysis. 3:265-271.
Gupta S; Hlova I Z; Kobayashi T; Denys R V; Chen F; Zavaliy I Y; Pruski M; Pecharsky V K . 2013. Facile synthesis and regeneration of Mg(BH4)(2) by high energy reactive ball milling of MgB2. Chemical Communications. 49:828-830.
Lafon O; Thankamony A S L; Kobayashi T; Carnevale D; Vitzthum V; Slowing I I; Kandel K; Vezin H; Amoureux J P; Bodenhausen G; Pruski M . 2013. Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles Loaded with Surfactant: Low Temperature Magic Angle Spinning C-13 and Si-29 NMR Enhanced by Dynamic Nuclear Polarization. Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 117:1375-1382.
Kobayashi T; Hlova I Z; Singh N K; Pecharsky V K; Pruski M . 2012. Solid-State NMR Study of Li-Assisted Dehydrogenation of Ammonia Borane. Inorganic Chemistry. 51:4108-4115.