Academic Staff and Fellows

Yoshihiro ARITOMO
Associate Professor Doctor of Science
Department/Electric and Electronic Engineering  Graduate school/Electronic Engineering

Under the theme of utilizing energy from nuclear reactions, we have taken up the challenge of elucidating the dynamics of nuclear reactions. We are engaged in wide-ranging research on nuclear fusion and fission, transmutation, reprocessing, and synthesis of super-heavy elements.

Potential energy surface of 235U+n

Research Area Nuclear Engineering, Nuclear Reaction Theory, Synthesis of Super-Heavy Elements
Research Interests Theoretical study for synthesis of superheavy elements、
Dynamical process of nuclear fission、
Analysis of fusion-fission mechanism、
Transfer reaction
Selected Publications (1) Estimation for synthesis of superheavy elements, JPS Conf. Proc. 23, 013001 (2018)
(2) Role of Multichance Fission in the Description of Fission-Fragment Mass Distributions at High Energies, Phys. Rev. Lett. 119, 222501 (2017)
(3) Fission fragments mass distributions of nuclei populated bythemultinucleon transfer channels of the 18O+232Th reaction, Physics Letters B761, 125–130 (2016)
(Undergraduate Course)
BS from Konan University
(Master's/Doctral Course)
MS and DS from Konan University

Laboratory of Nuclear Reaction Energy

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Academic Staff and Fellows