Y. Xin, K. Odachi, T. Shirai, “Fabrication of ultra-bright carbon nano-onions via one-step microwave pyrolysis of fish scale waste in seconds", Green Chemistry, 24, 3969 (2022).*Highlighted as Back Cover of the issue.
 Y. Xu, Y. Xin, T. Shirai, "A Novel Fabrication of Al2O3/SiC Composite via Surface 3-aminopropyltriethoxysilane Tailored Al2O3", Journal of the Ceramic Society of Japan, 130, 390-393 (2022).
 Y. Xin, T. Nagata, K. Kato, T. Shirai, “Microwave-Assisted Synthesis of Pt Nanoparticles via Liquid-Phase Polyol Reaction for Catalytic Volatile Organic Compound Elimination", ACS Applied Nano Materials, 5, 4305-4315 (2022).
 Y. Xin, T. Shirai, “Trace addition of cellulose nanofiber in gel-casting system for structurally controlled porous ceramics towards superior thermal-insulating property", Journal of the Ceramic Society of Japan, 130, 355-358 (2022).
 K. Kato, F. Kobayashi, Y. Xin, S. Nakagawa, H. Nishikawa, T. Shirai, “HAp/TiO2 heterojunction catalyst towards low-temperature thermal oxidation of VOC", Materials Research Express, 9, 020007 (2022).
 K. Kato, T. Shirai, “Highly efficient water purification by WO3-based homo/heterojunction photocatalyst under visible light", Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 901, 163434 (2022).
 K. Kato, T. Sudo, Y. Xin, T. Shirai, “Sustainable and green synthesis of hydrogen tungsten bronze nanoparticle with nanocarbon via mechanically induced hydrogen spillover", Ceramics International, 48, 4115-4123 (2022).
 K. Kato, Y. Xin, S. Voucher, T. Shirai, “Single nanosized graphene/TiOx multi-shells on TiO2 core via rapid-concomitant reaction pathway on metal oxide/polymer interface", Scripta Materilalia, 208, 114358 (2022).
 Y. Funahashi, Y. Xin, K. Kato, H. H. Nguyen, T. Shirai, “Enhanced electrical property of graphite/Al2O3 composite fabricated by reductive sintering of gel-casted body using cross-linked epoxy polymer", Journal of Advanced Ceramics, in press.
 Y. Xu, Y. Xin, T. Shirai, “A novel one-step synthesis of bright luminescent silicon nanocrystal capped with hydrophobic surface", Colloid and Interface Science Communications, 45, 100547, (2021).
 K. Kato, T. Sudo, Y. Xin, T. Shirai, “Novel design of facet-engineered TiO2 nanocomposite with non-noble metal for enhancing photocatalytic activity", Journal of the Ceramic Society of Japan, 129, 691-695 (2021).
 S. Nakagawa, Y. Xin, H. Nishikawa, Y. Inomata, R. Oyama, T. Namikawa, M. Yamada, T. Shirai, “Hydroxyapatites Synthesized by Different Approaches for Efficient Catalytic Decomposition of Volatile Organic Compounds", Journal of the Ceramic Society of Japan, 129, 601-605 (2021)
 H. H. Nguyen, T. Shirai, Y. Xin, Q. K. Dang, M. Nanko, “Influences of TiO2 or Y2O3 doping on the homogeneity of polycrystalline Al2O3 produced by pulsed electric current sintering", Journal of Asian Ceramic Society,DOI: 10.1080/21870764.2021.1920156 (2021)
 Y. Xin, Y. Takeuchi, T. Shirai, “Influence of ceramic matrix on semi-conductive properties of nano-carbon/ ceramic composites fabricated via reductive sintering of gel-casted bodies", Ceramics International, 47, 23670-23676 (2021).
 Y. Xin, T. Shirai, “Hydroxyapatite Activated by Facile Mechanochemical Treatment towards Highly-Efficient Catalytic Oxidation of Volatile Organic Compound", Scientific Reports, 11, 7512 (2021)
 Y. Xin, S. Nakagawa, H. Nishikawa, T. Shirai, “Novel Noble-Metal-Free Ceramic Filter with Controlled Pore Structure for Environmental Cleaning", Ceramics International, 47, 11819-11823 (2021)
 Y. Xin, Y. Ando, S. Nakagawa, H. Nishikawa, T. Shirai, “New possibility of hydroxyapatite as noble-metal-free catalysts towards complete decomposition of volatile organic compounds", Catalysis Science & Technology, 10, 5453 (2020) *Highlighted as inside Back Cover of the issue.
 K. Kato, Y. Xin, J. Hong, K. Katsumata, T. Shirai, “Synthesis of Core/shell Ti/TiOx photocatalyst via Singe-Mode Magnetic Microwave Assisted Direct Oxidation of TiH2”, Advanced Powder Technology, 31, 1777-1783 (2020)
 K. Kato, Y. Xin, T. Hitomi, T. Shirai, “Fabrication of soidified body by utilizing mechano-chemical modified fly as powder”, Journal of the Ceramic Society of Japan, 128, 224-228 (2020)
 K. Kato, Y. Xin, T. Shirai, “Rigorous Design of Outermost Surface of TiO2 via One-Step Single-Mode Magnetic Microwave Field towards Highly Efficient Visible Light Photocatalyst”, Journal of Materials Science 55, 1692-1701 (2020)
 K. Kato, Y. Xin, T. Shirai, “TiO2 with Super Narrow Bandage Achieved in One-Step Single-Mode Magnetic Microwave Induced Plasma Treatment”, Scripta Materialia, 177, 157-161 (2020)
 Y. Xin, Y. Takeuchi, M. Hattori, T. Shirai, “Enhanced Electrical Conductivity of Alumina/Nano-Carbon Ceramic Composite via Iodine Impregnation of Gel-Casted Alumina Body and Reductive Sintering”, Journal of the European Ceramic Society, 39, 4440-4444 (2019)
 K. Kato, Y. Xin, T. Shirai, “Structural-Controlled Synthesis of Highly Efficient Visible Light TiO2 Photocatalyst via One-Step Single-Mode Microwave Assisted Reaction”, Scientific Report, 9, 4900 (2019)
 Y. Xin, Y. Xu, J. Lee, T. Shirai, “A novel and facile synthesis of visible photoluminescence Si nanocrystals by room temperature mechanochemical disproportionation of SiO”, RSC Advances, 9, 8310-8314 (2019)
 Y. Xin, H. Ikeuchi, J. Hong, H. Nishikawa, T. Shirai, “Oxidative decomposition of volatile organic compounds on hydroxyapatite with oriented crystal structures”, Journal of the Ceramic Society of Japan, 127, 263-266 (2019)
 Y. Xin, T. Kumazawa, M. Fuji, T. Shirai, "High hole mobility of a semi-conductive alumina/nano-carbon ceramic composite fabricated by gel-casting and reductive sintering", Journal of the European Ceramic Society, 39,1730-1734 (2019)
 K. Kato, Y. Xin, T. Hitomi, T. Shirai, "Surface modification of fly ash by mechano-chemical treatment", Ceramics International, 45, 849-853 (2019)
 K. Kato, S. Vaucher, P. Hoffmann, Y. Xin, T. Shirai, “A novel single-mode microwave assisted synthesis of metal oxide as visible-light photocatalyst”, Materials Letters, 15, 25-128 (2019)
 白井 孝, 藤 正督, "局所反応場制御による新規セラミックスプロセスの開発", セラミックス, 53, 1, 38-42 (2018)
 M. Senna, H. Noda, Y. Xin, H. Hasegawa, C. Takai, T. Shirai, M. Fuji, "Solid-state reduction of silica nanoparticles via oxygen abstraction from SiO4 units by polyolefins under mechanical stressing", RSC Advances, 8, 36338-36344 (2018)
 K. Kato, J. Lee, A. Fujita, T. Shirai, Y. Kinemuchi, "Influence of strain on latent heat of VO₂ ceramics", Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 751, 241-246 (2018)
 B. P. Singh, S. Nayak, K. K. Nanda, A. Singh, C. Takai, S. Takashi, M. Fuji, "Transparent, flexible, and conducting films based on graphene–polymer composites", Polymer Composites, 39, 1, 297-304 (2018)
 C. Hai, Y. Zhou, M. Fuj, T Shirai, X. Ren，J. Zeng，X. Li, "Electrical conductivity of hydrothermally synthesized sodium lithium magnesium silicate", Materials Research Bulletin, 97, 473-482 (2018)
 J. Hong, M. Keum, K. Katsumata, T. Shirai, N. Matsushita, K. Kim, "Comparative Study of Crystallographic and Electrical Properties of Zinc Oxide Films Fabricated by Dry and Wet Processes", Science of Advanced Materials, 9, 9, 1678-1682 (2017)
 J. Hong, N. Matsushita, T. Shirai, K. Nakata, C. Terashima, A. Fujishima, K. Katsumata, "Influence of Surface Morphology and Conductivity on Photocatalytic Performance of Solution-Processed Zinc Oxide Film", Chemistry an Asian Journal, 12, 18, 2480-2485 (2017)
 A. Kawamura, C. Takai, M. Fuji, T. Shirai, "Effect of solvent polarity and adsorbed water on reaction between hexyltriethoxysilane and fumed silica", Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 492, 249-254 (2016)
 T. T. T. Hien, T. Shirai, M. Fuji, "Mechanical modifications of silica powders evaluated by different methods", J. Ceram. Soc. Japan, 124, 9, 929-931 (2016)
 Y. Nakashima, C. Takai, H. R. Khosroshahi, T. Shirai, M. Fuji, "Effects of primary- and secondary-amines on the formation of hollow silica nanoparticles by using emulsion template method", Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 506, 849-854 (2016)
 Y. Nakashima, C. Takai, C. Wanghui, H. R. Khosroshahi, T. Shirai, M. Fuji, "Control size distribution of hollow silica nanoparticles by viscosity of emulsion template", Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 507, 164-169 (2016)
 W. Suthabanditpong, C. Takai, M. Fuji, R. Buntem, T. Shirai, "Improved optical properties of silica/UV-cured polymer composite films with hierarchical structure of hollow silica nanoparticles for light diffuser film applications", Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 1, 16293-16301 (2016)
 P. Bo, C. Takai, M. Fuji, T. Shirai, "Formation of Nanoparticle Added Functional Polymer Network Membrane via Micro-phase Separation process", Advanced Powder Technology, 27, 3, 871-876 (2016)
 Y. Nakashima, T. Shirai, C. Takai, M. Fuji, "Synthesis of aluminum oxycarbide (Al₂OC) by selective microwave heating", J. Ceram. Soc. Japan, 124, 1, 122-124 (2016)
 W. Suthabanditpong, C. Takai, M. Fuji, R. Buntem, T. Shirai, "Studies of optical properties of UV-cured acrylate films modified with spherical silica nanoparticles", Advanced Powder Technology, 27, 2, 411-416 (2016)
 W. Suthabanditpong, C. Takai, M. Fuji, R. Buntem, T. Shirai, "Facile fabrication of light diffuser films based on hollow silica nanoparticles as fillers", Advanced Powder Technology, 27, 2, 454-460 (2016)
 W. Chen, C. Takai, H. R. Khosroshahi, M. Fuji, T. Shirai, "A modified sol-gel method using acetone-ethanol mixed solvent for fast constructing nanometric TiO₂ shell", Ceramics International , 42, 1, 559-568 (2016)
 W. Chen, C. Takai, H. R. Khosroshahi, M. Fuji, T. Shirai, "SiO₂/TiO₂ Double-Shell Hollow Particles: Fabrication and UV-Vis Spectrum Characterization", Advanced Powder Technology , 27, 3, 812-818 (2016)
 Y. Shi，C. Takai，T. Shirai，M. Fuji, "Facile synthesis of hollow silica nanospheres employing anionic PMANa templates", J Nanopart Res, 17, 204 (2015)
 T. T. Thu Hien, T. Shirai, M. Fuji, "Mechanical Treatment of Silica Powder", J. JPN. Soc. Powder. Powder Metallurgy, 62, 10, 519-523 (2015)
 X. Xu, C. Takai, T. Shirai, M. Fuji, "Synthesis and characterization of a novel hollow nanoparticle-based SnS crystal product with microcluster-like 3D network hierarchitectures", Advanced Powder Technology, 26, 5, 1327-1334 (2015)
 堀田禎、田中正明、福井武久、白井 孝、藤 正督, "カーボン・アルミナ顆粒体の電波吸収特性", 粉体工学会誌, 52, 6, 325-329 (2015)
 W. Suthabanditpong, R. Buntem, C. Takai, M. Fuji, T. Shirai, "The quantitative effect of silica nanoparticles on optical properties of thin solid silica UV-cured films", Surface and Coatings Technology, 279, 25-31 (2015)
 W. Chen, C. Takai, Hadi Razavi Khosroshah, M. Fuji, T. Shirai, "Surfactant-Free Fabrication of SiO₂-Coated Negatively Charged Polymer Beads and Monodisperse Hollow SiO₂ Particles", Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 481, 375-383 (2015)
 岩田修一、久保田航、藤 正督、白井 孝、南雲 亮、森 秀樹, "電場下における粒子濃縮挙動に関する実験的検討", 日本機械学会論文集, 81, 823, 14-00611 (2015)