< 2014 >

  • Dynamic Observation of Confined Molecules in Self-Assembled Molecular Corrals, Masaru Shimomura, Ai Iwanabe, Takashi Kiyose, J. Phys. Chem. C 118, 27465-27469 (2014).TOC

< 2013 >

  • Improved Performance of Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells Using a Diethyldithiocarbamate-Modified TiO2 Surface, D. M. B. P. Ariyasinghe, H. M. N. Bandara, R. M. G. Rajapakse, K. Murakami and M. Shimomura, Journal of Nanomaterials 2013, 258581-1-6 (2013).
  • Poly(acrylonitrile)/activated carbon composite polymer gel electrolyte for high efficiency dye sensitized solar cells, Varishetty Madhu Mohan, Kenji Murakami, Akinori Kono and Masaru Shimomura, J. Mater. Chem. A 2013, 7399-7407 (2013).
  • Behaviour of nitrogen-containing molecule on the Si(001) surface: Formation process and electronic structure of the pyrazine 1D molecular chain, M. Shimomura, Asian J. Chem. 25, S35-S38 (2013).
  • Improved Efficiency of Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells Based on a Double Layered TiO2 Photoanode, D.M.B.P. Ariyasinghe and M. Shimomura, Asian J. Chem. 25, S384-S386 (2013).
  • Growth of Ag Nanostructures on Various Metallic Substrates, E. Meng, K. Nakane, T. Matsushita, W. Li, S. Oda, K. Shirai, S.M. Cai, M. Shimomura, W. Tomoda, T. Kobayashi, Y. Kuno, K. Miyabayashi and H. Tatsuoka, Trans. Mater. Res. Soc. Jap. 38 (1), 73-80 (2013).


  • Well-oriented pyrazine lines and arrays on Si(001) formed by thermal activation of substrate, Takuma Omiya, Hirokazu Yokohara, and Masaru Shimomura, J. Phys. Chem. C 116, 9980-9984 (2012).
  • Adsorption of pyrazine on a Si(001) surface partially covered with an indium dimer structure, Masaru Shimomura and Chihiro Kunihara, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 51 055703-1-3 (2012).
  • Morphological Study on Porous Silicon Carbide Membrane Fabricated by Double-Step Electrochemical Etching, Takuma Omiya, Akira Tanaka, and Masaru Shimomura, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 51, 75501-1-5 (2012).
  • Preparation of structurally modified, conductivity enhanced-p-CuSCN and its application in dye-sensitized solid-state solar cells, E.V.A Premalal, N. Dematage, G.R.R.A. Kumara, R.M.G. Rajapakse, M. Shimomura, K. Murakami, A. Konno, J. Power Source 203, 288-296 (2012).
  • Improvement in Performances of Dye-Sensitized Solar Cell with SiO2-Coated TiO2 Photoelectrode, V.M. Mohan, M. Shimomura, K. Murakami, J. Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 12, 433-438 (2012).


  • Nanostructural Control of Pt Layer on Counter Electrode for Application to Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells, Kenji Murakami, Sho Fujiwara, Daisuke Kobayashi, Hiroki Ishihara, Masaru Shimomura, Adv. Mater. Res. 222, 126-129 (2011).
  • Band Bending of n-GaP(001) and p-InP(001) Surfaces with and without Sulfur Treatment Studied by Photoemission (PES) and Inverse Photoemission Spectroscopy (IPES), K.Z. Liu, M. Shimomura, Y. Fukuda, Adv. Mater. Res. 222, 56-61 (2011).


  • Synthesis and characterization of monomeric and polymeric Cu(II) complexes of 3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene-functionalized with cyclam ligand, Kuhamoorthy Velauthamurty, Simon J. Higgins, R.M. Gamini Rajapakse, H.M.N. Bandara, Masaru Shimomura, Electrochemica Acta 56, 326-332 (2010).
  • Electrochemical impedance and X-ray photoelectron spectroscopic analysis of dye-sensitized liquid electrolyte based SnO2/ZnO solar cell, G.R.R.A. Kumara, Kenji Murakami, Masaru Shimomura, K. Velauthamurty, E.V.A. Premalal, R.M.G. Rajapakse, H.M.N. Bandara, Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A:Chemistry 215, 1-10 (2010).
  • Tuning chemistry of CuSCN to enhance the performance of TiO2/N719/CuSCN all-solid-state dye-sensitized solar cell, E. V. A. Premalal, G. R. R. A. Kumara, R. M. G. Rajapakse, Masaru Shimomura, Kenji Murakami and Akinori Konno, Chem. Commun. 46, 3360-3362 (2010).
  • Chemical analysis of a sulfur-treated InSb(111)A surface by XPS, Mikhail V. Lebedev, Masaru Shimomura, and Yasuo Fukuda, Surf. Interface Anal. 42, 791-794 (2010).


  • Bidentate chemisorption of acetic acid on a Si(001)-(2×1) surface: Experimental and theoretical investigations, Masaru Shimomura, Takenori K. Kawaguchi, Yasuo Fukuda, Kenji Murakami, A. Z. AlZahrani and G. P. Srivastava, Phys. Rev. B 80, 165324-1-5 (2009).
  • Effect of ultra-thin polymer membrane electrolytes on dye-sensitized solar cells, Hongsheng Yang, Oliver A. Ileperuma, Masaru Shimomura, Kenji Murakami, Solar Energy Materials & Solar Cells 93, 1083–1086 (2009).
  • Surface Structures of Clean and Sulfur-Treated GaP(111)A Studied Using AES, LEED, and STM, S. Itagaki, M. Shimomura, N. Sanada and Y. Fukuda, e-J. Surf. Sci. Nanotech. 7, 213-216, (2009).
  • Growth of Ca-Germanide and Ca-Silicide Crystals by Mechanical Alloying, Yoshifumi Warashina, Yoshifumi Ito, Tamotsu Nakamura, Hirokazu Tatsuoka, Jeff Snyder, Miyoko Tanaka, Takashi Suemasu, Yoshikazu Anma, Masaru Shimomura and Yoshihiro Hayakawa, e-J. Surf. Sci. Nanotech. 7, 129-133, (2009).


  • Structure of the GaP(001)-4×2-In surface investigated with LEED, STM, photoelectron spectroscopy, and ab initio calculations, M. Shimomura, D. Ichikawa, G. P. Srivastava, K. Z. Liu, and Y. Fukuda, Phys. Rev. B 78, 125329-1-5 (2008).


  • Dependence on the deposition conditions in the adsorption of C6H8 molecules on a Si(100)-2×1 surface, F. D’Amico, R. Gunnella, M. Shimomura, T. Abukawa, and S. Kono, Phys. Rev. B 76, 165315-1-8 (2007).
  • Surface Treatment Effect of (NH4)2Sx on p-type GaAs Field Emitter Arrays, Gui Han, Yoshihito Takigawa, Xin Liu, Masaru Shimomura, Yoichiro Neo, and Hidenori Mimura, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 46, L743-745 (2007).
  • Nonpolar (11-20) p-Type Nitrogen-Doped ZnO by Remote-Plasma-Enhanced Metalorganic Chemical Vapor Deposition, Sandip Gangil, Atsushi Nakamura, Masaru Shimomura, and Jiro Temmyo, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 46, L549-551 (2007).
  • Structural studies in the epitaxial-growth of indium nitride crystals with flower-like structure on a sapphire (11-20) substrate, Satoshi Wakasugi, Haruka Sugiura, Masaru Shimomura, Takato Nakamura and Naoyuki Takahashi, Solid State Sci. 9, 1000-1005 (2007).


  • “光電子回折によるシリコン表面に吸着したベンゼン及びピラジンの構造解析”,下村勝,河野省三,表面科学27, 298-303 (2006).
  • Photoelectron diffraction of C6H8/Si(001): A model case for photoemission study of organic molecules adsorbed on silicon surfaces, R. Gunnella, M. Shimomura, F. D’Amico, T. Abukawa, and S. Kono, Phys. Rev. B 73, 235435-1-7 (2006).


  • Formation of one-dimensional molecular chains on a solid surface: Pyrazine/Si(001), M. Shimomura, D. Ichikawa, Y. Fukuda, T. Abukawa, T. Aoyama, and S. Kono, Phys. Rev. B 72, 033303-1-4 (2005).
  • IF:3.767.28)    Surface structure and electronic states of sulfur-treated InP(111)A studied by LEED, AES, STM, and IPES, M. Shimomura, Y. Sano, N. Sanada, L. L. Cao, and Y. Fukuda, Appl. Surf. Sci. 244, 153-156 (2005).
  • X-ray Photoelectron Diffraction Study of the Initial Stages of CVD Diamond Heteroepitaxy on Ir(001)/SrTiO3, S. Kono, M. Shiraishi, N. I. Plusnin, T. Goto, Y. Ikejima, T. Abukawa, M. Shimomura, Z. Dai, C. Bednarski-Meinke and B. Golding, New Diamond and Frontier Carbon Technology 15, 363 (2005).


  • Adsorption of thiophene on a Si(001)-2×1 surface studied by photoelectron spectroscopy and diffraction, M. Shimomura, Y. Ikejima, K. Yajima, T. Yagi, T. Goto, R. Gunnella, T. Abukawa, Y. Fukuda and S. Kono, Appl. Surf. Sci. 237, 75-79 (2004).
  • Surface structure of phosphorus-terminated GaP(001)-(2×1), N. Kadotani, M. Shimomura, and Y. Fukuda, Phys. Rev. B 70, 165323 (2004).
  • High-resolution XPS analysis of GaP(001), (111)A, and (111)B surfaces passivated by (NH4)2Sx solution, Y. Suzuki, N. Sanada, M. Shimomura, Y. Fukuda, Appl. Surf. Sci. 235, 260-266 (2004).
  • Structural study of 1,4-cyclohexadiene adsorption on Si(001) surface by low energy photoelectron diffraction, R. Gunnella, M. Shimomura, M. Munakata, T. Takano, T. Yamazaki, T. Abukawa, S. Kono, Surf. Sci. 566-568, 618-623 (2004).