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Name YOSHIDA Masafumi
Official Title Professor
Affiliation Natural Sciences
Profile Professor Yoshida received a Ph.D. at the University of Tokyo in 1994. Since he was adopted as a lecturer at Tokyo City University in 1996, he has been engaged in education and research in the field of chemistry.
Research Field(Keyword & Summary)
  1. (1) Analytical Chemistry

    The organic compounds in medicinal plants have been analyzed mainly by using supercritical fluid extraction and GC-MS analysis, and aquatic environment of river and ocean has been analyzed by using various methods.

  2. (2) Computational Chemistry

    The property of functional materials has been studied by using molecular orbital calculation and molecular dynamics simulation.

Representative Papers
  1. 1. Munetaka TAKEUCHI, Masafumi YOSHIDA, Umpei NAGASHIMA: Differences between Gaussian and GAMESS Basis Sets (II) ―6-31G and 6-31G*―, Journal of Computer Chemistry, Japan -International Edition Vol. 7 (2021), 2020-0010.
  2. 2. Garima Pravin Pandey, Ajaya K. Singh, Lata Deshmukh, Anupama Asthana, Masafumi Yoshida and  Surendra Prasad: A micellar mediated novel method for the determination of selenium in environmental samples using a chromogenic reagent, Anal. Methods, Vol. 12 (2020), 4327-4333.
  3. 3. Abhinav Agarwa, Amit Kumar Verma, Masafumi Yoshidab, Radhey Mohan Naik and Surendra Prasad: A novel catalytic kinetic method for the determination of mercury(II) in water samples, RSC Adv, Vol. 10 (2020), 25100-25106.
  4. 4. Garima Pravin Pandey, Ajaya K. Singh, Surendra Prasad, Lata Deshmukh, Anupama Asthana, Sunitha B. Mathew, Masafumi Yoshida: Kinetic determination of trace amount of mercury(II) in environmental samples, Microchemical Journal Vol. 128 (2016) 55-61.
  5. 5. Tatsuo Takada, Yutaka Kikuch, Hiroaki Miyake, Yasuhiro Tanaka, Masafumi Yoshida, Yuji Hayase: Determination of Charge-trapping Sites in Saturated and Aromatic Polymers by Quantum Chemical Calculation, IEEE Transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation, Vol. 22 (2015) 1240-1249 .
Recruitment of research assistant(s) No
Affiliated academic society (Membership type) The Society of Chemical Engineering Japan (Regular member)
The Japan Society of Home Economics (Regular member)
Education Field (Undergraduate level) Physical Chemistry, Biophysical Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry.
Education Field (Graduate level) Analytical Chemistry, Computational Chemistry.