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Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University

Yoshitaka Tanimura (Professor)

Field of Expertise:
Theory of Chemical Physics, Statistical Physics
Research Interests:
  1. Processes of chemical interest in condensed matter
  2. Ultrafast nonlinear spectroscopies
  3. Basic formalism of quantum dissipative dynamics
Selected Papers:
  1. Y. Tanimura, Real-time and imaginary-time quantum hierarchal Fokker-Planck equations, J. Chem. Phys. 142, 144110 (2015).
  2. Y. Tanimura, Reduced hierarchical equations of motion in real and imaginary time: Correlated initial states and thermodynamic quantities, J. Chem. Phys.141,044114 (2014). [2014 JCP Editors' Choice]
  3. Y. Tanimura and A. Ishizaki, Modeling, calculating, and analyzing multidimensional vibrational spectroscopies, Acc. Chem. Res. 42, 1270 (2009).
  4. Y. Tanimura, Stochastic Liouville, Langevin, Fokker-Planck, and master equation approaches to quantum dissipative systems, J. Phys. Soc. Jpn. 75, 082001 (2006).
  5. Y. Tanimura and S. Mukamel, Two-dimensional femtosecond vibrational spectroscopy of liquids, J. Chem. Phys. 99, 9496 (1993)
  6. Y. Tanimura and P. G. Wolynes, Quantum and classical Fokker-Planck equations for a Gaussian-Markovian noise bath, Phys. Rev. A43, 4131 (1991).
  7. Y. Tanimura and R. Kubo, Time evolution of a quantum system in contact with a nearly Gaussian-Markoffian noise bath, J. Phys. Soc. Jpn. 58, 101 (1989).
2002 Morino Fellowship
2011 Humboldt Research Award
2015 APS fellow
Contact Information:
Phone: 81(Japan)-75-753-4017
Fax: 81(Japan)- 75-753-4018
E-mail: tanimura + @kuchem.kyoto-u.ac.jp
Quantum Chemistry Laboratory (internal link)
Tanimura Research Group web site

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