エネルギー利用過程研究部門 Advanced Energy Utilization Research Division

生物機能化学 Biofunctional Chemistry

中田 栄司

ナカタ エイジ

Eiji NAKATA

准教授 Associate Professor

Dr. Eiji Nakata was born in 1975 in Japan. He received his Doctor of Engineering degree from the Graduate School of Engineering, Kyushu University, Japan under the direction of Prof. I. Hamachi in 2005. He was a researcher at the JSPS fellow for Japanese Junior Scientists (2004-2005), a post doctoral fellow supported by JSPS (2005-2006), and a postdoctoral researcher of the Department of synthetic Chemistry and Biologial Chemistry of Kyoto University (2006). And then, he joined the group of Prof. K. Johnsson at Institute of Chemical Sciences and Engineering, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland as a postdoctoral fellow of JSPS for Research Abroad (2006-2007). He was an Assistant Professor at the department of Life System, Institute of Technology and Science, Graduate School, The University of Tokushima (Prof. H. Hori’s group, 2007-2010). Since 2010, he is a Jounier Associate Professor at Institute of Advanced Energy, Kyoto University (Prof. T. Morii’s group). His current research interests include the development and application of synthetic or semi-synthetic probe to study biological manner. And another research interests are construction of assembled biomacromolecules as the biomimetic system to realize effective material conversion like cellular system.