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My name is Eiji Yamamoto, in Japanese 山本詠士.

My research theme is to investigate function, diffusion, and interaction of biomolecules in cell membranes using computational techniques such as molecular dynamics simulations. Moreover, I am interested in what the vast number of water molecules do in biological systems.

Research interests: Molecular Dynamics Simulations, Biophysics

Affiliation

Graduate School of Science and Technology, Keio University
3-14-1, Hiyoshi, Kohoku-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa-ken, 223-8522, Japan

Email

eiji.yamamoto (at) elec.keio.ac.jp

CV

Project Research Associate, Toshiharu Saiki’s group, Graduate School of Science and Technology,  Keio University
April 2016 –

Doctoral course, Kenji Yasuoka’s group, School of Science for Open and Environmental Systems, Graduate School of Science and Technology,  Keio University
April 2013 – March 2016

Research Fellow (DC2), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)
April 2015 – March 2016

Research Assistant, Global Environmental System Leaders Program (Program for Leading Graduate Schools, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science)
April 2013 – March 2015

Sponsored Researcher, Mark S. P. Sansom’s group, Department of Biochemistry,  University of Oxford
May 2014 – October 2014

Master course, Kenji Yasuoka’s group, School of Science for Open and Environmental Systems, Graduate School of Science and Technology,  Keio University
April 2011 – March 2013

Bachelor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Keio University
April 2007 – March 2011

Awards

藤原賞 (Fujiwara Award), 慶應義塾 藤原奨学基金 (Fujiwara Scholarship Fund, Keio University), March 2016.

第6回(平成27年度)日本学術振興会 育志賞(Sixth (FY2015) JSPS Ikushi Prize), 日本学術振興会(Japan Society for the Promotion of Science), “分子動力学シミュレーションによる細胞膜近傍での水分子の異常ダイナミクスの解明”, March 2016.

日本機械学会三浦賞(Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers Miura Award), 日本機械学会(The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers), March 2013.

“アクアポリン内部の水分子透過に関する分子シミュレーション”,第34回日本熱物性シンポジウム (Japan Society of Thermophysical Properties (JSTP)) 学生ベストプレゼンテーション賞 (Best student presentation award),November 2013.