Profile

Family name Bamba
Forename Motoaki
Sex Male
Date of birth 29 March 1982
Place of birth Shiga, JAPAN
Nationality Japanese
Position Associate Professor specially appointed at Osaka University, JAPAN
Visiting Academic Staff at Graduate School of Engineering ScienceOsaka University, JAPAN
PRESTO Researcher, JST, JAPAN
Contact Room E210, Department of Materials Engineering Science, Graduate School of Engineering Science, Osaka University
1-3 Machikaneyama, Toyonaka 560-8531, JAPAN
TEL&FAX +81-6-6850-6504
E-mail bamba@qi.mp.es.osaka-u.ac.jp

Research and Professional Experience

Period
October 2017 – Present PRESTO Researcher at “Quantum state control and functionalization” Project, Precursory Research for Embryonic Science and Technology (PRESTO), Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), JAPAN – Outline –
April 2015 – Present Associate Professor specially appointed by Interactive Materials Science Cadet Program, Program for Leading Graduate Schools, Institute of Academic InitiativesOsaka University, JAPAN
April 2015 – Present Visiting Academic Staff at Department of Materials Engineering Science, Graduate School of Engineering ScienceOsaka University, JAPAN
April 2012 – March 2015 Research Fellow of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (Postdoc) at Department of PhysicsOsaka University, JAPAN
May 2009 – March 2012 Post-Doctorant at Laboratoire Matériaux et Phénomènes Quantiques, Université Paris Diderot – Paris 7 & CNRS, FRANCE
April 2009 – April 2009 Post-Doctoral Fellow at Osaka Prefecture University, JAPAN
April 2007 – March 2009 Research Fellow of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (Doctoral course students), Department of Materials Engineering Science, Graduate School of Engineering Science, Osaka University, JAPAN

Education

Date / Period
24 March 2009 Ph.D. in Science (Osaka University, JAPAN)
25 March 2006 Master of Engineering (Osaka University, JAPAN)
April 2004 – March 2009 Division of Materials Physics, Department of Materials Engineering Science, Graduate School of Engineering ScienceOsaka University, JAPAN
25 March 2004 Bachelor of Engineering (Osaka University, JAPAN)
April 2000 – March 2004 Division of Materials Physics, Department of Electronics and Materials Physics, School of Engineering ScienceOsaka University, JAPAN

Awards

Research Award by Research Foundation for Opto-Science and Technology
Subject Creative research for advancing opto-science and technology
Awardee Motoaki BAMBA
Theme Exploring physical systems showing super-radiant phase transitions
Date 28 February 2018
Place Hamamatsu, JAPAN
Organization Research Foundation for Opto-Science and Technology
11th Young Scientist Award of the Physical Society of Japan
(Division 1: Atomic and Molecular physics, Quantum Electronics, Radiation)
Awardee Motoaki BAMBA
Theme Theoretical studies on the ultrastrong light matter coupling
Articles
Date 18 March 2017
Place Toyonaka, JAPAN
Organization The Physical Society of Japan
11th Young Scientist Award of the Physical Society of Japan
(Division 5: Optical Properties of Condensed Matter)
Awardee Motoaki BAMBA
Theme Superposition of light in free space and localized matters
Articles
Date 18 March 2017
Place Toyonaka, JAPAN
Organization The Physical Society of Japan
27th Inoue Research Award for Young Scientists
Awardee Motoaki BAMBA
Theme Quantum Electrodynamics of Excitons with Radiative Relaxation
Date 4 February 2011
Place Tokyo, JAPAN
Organization Inoue Foundation for Science
Award for Encouragement of Research in Condensed Matter Photophysics
Awardee Motoaki BAMBA
Theme Radiative relaxation theory of excitons: weak confinement to bulk crossover
Date 21 December 2007
Place Osaka, JAPAN
Organization Association for Condensed Matter Photophysics

Fundings & Grants

Quantum state control and functionalization” Project, Precursory Research for Embryonic Science and Technology (PRESTO), Japan Science and Technology Agency(JST)
Theme Phase transition of environment for overcoming the trade-off between controlling and protecting quantum states
PI Motoaki BAMBA
Budget 10,000,000 yen
Period October 2017 – March 2021
Grant No. JPMJPR1767
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B), KAKENHI, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)
Theme Macroscopic quantum theory for quantum condensations in non-equilibrium composite systems
PI Tetsuo OGAWA
Collaborator Motoaki BAMBA, Tatsuro YUGE, Makoto YAMAGUCHI
Budget 11,600,000 yen
Period April 2014 – March 2018
Grant No. 26287087
Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Fellows, KAKENHI, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)
Theme Ultrastrong coupling of light and matter: Lasing of nonclassical states
PI Motoaki BAMBA
Budget 3,600,000 yen
Period April 2012 – March 2015
Grant No. 12J00632, 24-632
Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Fellows, KAKENHI, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)
Theme Nonlinear optical theory incorporating microscopic structures of condensed matters and quantum properties of electromagnetic fields
PI Motoaki BAMBA
Budget 1,800,000 yen
Period April 2007 – March 2009
Grant No. 07J00997

Membership of Academic Societies