Research Institute of Electrical Communication Tohoku University


The postgraduate Tomoyuki Kawashima at Murota-Sakuraba Laboratory was awarded “Award for Encouragement of Research in Material Science” by The Materials Research Society of Japan (MRS-J).

This prize gives “Award for Encouragement of Research” to the young individual researcher who made an excellent presentation or publication by posters in the international academic symposium IUMRS-ICA2008 held by MRS-J and praises his achievement.

The subject matter of the awarded presentation is “Nitrogen Atomic-Layer Doping in Nanometer-Order Heterostructure of Si/Si1-xGex/Si(100) by Ultraclean Low-Pressure CVD”.


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