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Naohito Urakami
Department of Physics and Information Sciences,
Faculty of Science, Yamaguchi University
1677-1 Yoshida, Yamaguchi, 753-8512, JAPAN
Tel:+81-839-33-5690, Fax:+81-839-33-5273

Research Interest

Simulation of virious kind of phase behavior observed in soft matter materials, such as surfactants, polymers, and liquid crystal molecules.

My papers and Proceedings

  1. N. Urakami, M. Takasu
    Multicanonical Monte Carlo Simulation of a Polymer with Stickers
    J. Phys. Soc. Jpn 65 (1996) 2694-2699.
  2. N. Urakami, M. Takasu
    Distribution of Gyration Radius of a Model of Ionomer Studied by Multicanonical Monte Carlo Simulation
    Molecular Simulation 19 (1997) 63-73.
  3. N. Urakami, M. Takasu
    Multicanonical MC Simulation of a Polymer with Stickers -- Initial Relaxation and Free Energy Calculations --
    Prog. Theor. Phys. Supple. 126 (1997) 329-332.
  4. N. Urakami, M. Imai, Y. Sano, and M. Takasu
    The Isotropic-Nematic Transition and the Phase Separation of the TMV particle by Polysaccharide
    J. Chem. Phys. 111 (1999)2322-2328.
  5. N. Urakami, M. Imai, Y. Sano, and M. Takasu
    The effects of chondroitin sulfate on the tobacco mosaic virus configuration
    Prog. Theor. Phys. Supple. 138 (2000) 390-391.
  6. Okajima, T. Kawamura, C. Kongo, Y. Hiwatari, N. Urakami, R. Hayashi, and K. Kato
    Monte Carlo and molecular dynamics studies for the colour rewritable films
    Cond. Matt. Phys. 4 (2001) 25-35.
  7. M. Imai, N. Urakami, A. Nakamura, R. Takada, R. Oikawa, and Y. Sano
    Polysaccharides Induced Crystallization of Tobacco Mosaic Virus Particles
    Langmuir 18 (2002) 9918-9923.
  8. N. Urakami and M. Imai,
    The Effect of Sphere Size on the Phase Behaviors in the Rod and Sphere Mixture System
    J. Macromol. Sci. Phys. 42 (2003) 533-543.
  9. N. Urakami and M. Imai,
    Dependence on sphere size of the phase behavior of mixtures of rods and spheres
    J. Chem. Phys. 119 (2003) 2463-2470.
  10. K. Nakaya, M. Imai, S. Komura, and N. Urakami,
    Morphology Transition from Sphere to Rod by Confining the Polymer Chains in a Dilute Microemulsion
    AIP Conf. Proc. 708 (2004) 106-107.
  11. T. Yamamoto, N. Orimi, N. Urakami, K. Sawada,
    Molecular dynamics modeling of polymer crystallization; from simple polymers to helical ones
    Faraday Discussion 128 (2005) 75-80.
  12. K. Nakaya, M. Imai, S. Komura, T. Kawakatsu and N. Urakami,
    Polymer-Confinement-Induced Nematic Transition of Microemulsion Droplets
    Europhys. Lett. 71 (2005) 494-500.

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