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Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University

Shotaro Takano (Assistant Professor)

Field of Expertise:
analytical Chemistr, Chemical oceanography
Research Interests:
  1. Development of analytical methods for stable isotope ratio of trace metals.
  2. Chemical oceanography of trace metals and their isotopes.
  1. Minami, T., Konagaya, W., Zheng, L., Takano, S., Sasaki, M., Murata, R., Nakaguchi, Y. & Sohrin, Y. An off-line automated preconcentration system with ethylenediaminetriacetate chelating resin for the determination of trace metals in seawater by high-resolution inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry. Analytica Chimica Acta 854, 183-190 (2015).
  2. Takano, S., Tanimizu, M., Hirata, T. & Sohrin, Y. Isotopic constraints on biogeochemical cycling of copper in the ocean. Nature Communications 5, 5663 (2014).
  3. Liu, Y., Imashuku, S., Sasaki, N., Ze, L., Kawai, J., Takano, S., Sohrin, Y., Seki, H. & Miyauchi, H. Portable total reflection X-ray fluorescence analysis in the identification of unknown laboratory hazards. Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology A: Vacuum, Surfaces and Films 32, 3 (2014).
  4. Takano, S., Tanimizu, M., Hirata, T. & Sohrin, Y. Determination of isotopic composition of dissolved copper in seawater by multi-collector inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry after pre-concentration using an ethylenediaminetriacetic acid chelating resin. Analytica Chimica Acta 784, 33-41 (2013).
  5. Nakagawa, Y., Takano, S., Firdaus, M.L., Norisuye, K., Hirata, T., Vance, D. & Sohrin, Y. The molybdenum isotopic composition of the modern ocean. Geochemical Journal 46, 131-141 (2012).
Phone: 81(Japan)-774-38-3098
Fax: 81(Japan)- 774-38-3099
E-mail: takano.shotaro.3r + @kyoto-u.ac.jp
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