JpGU Fellowship

Takehiko Yagi


For outstanding contributions to mineral physics, in particular to high-pressure earth science with quantum beams

A list of five major papers

  1. Structure and crystal chemistry of perovskite-type MgSiO3, T. Yagi, H.K. Mao, and P.M. Bell, Phys. Chem. Minerals, 3, 97-110 (1978)
  2. A new, post-stishovite high-pressure polymorph of silica, Y. Tsuchida and T. Yagi, Nature, 340, 217-220 (1989)
  3. Thermoelastic properties of MgSiO3 perovskite determined by in situ X ray observations up to 30 GPa and 2000 K, N. Funamori, T. Yagi, W. Utsumi, T. Kondo, T. Uchida, and M. Funamori, J. Geophys. Res., 101, 8257-8269 (1996)
  4. Helium penetrates into silica glass and reduces its compressibility, T. Sato, N. Funamori and T. Yagi, Nature Communications, 2, 345 1-5 (2011)
  5. Six-axis multi-anvil press for high-pressure, high-temperature neutron diffraction experiments, A. Sano-Furukawa, T. Hattori, H. Arima, A. Yamada, S. Tabata, M. Kondo, A. Nakamura, H. Kagi, and T. Yagi, Rev. Sci. Instrum., 85, 113905 (2014)


Nobumasa Funamori