Curriculum Vitae

Satoshi Okamoto
Materials Science Technology Division
Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Research Area: Condensed matter theory; strongly-correlated electron systems, interface phenomena

Education/Training:
Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan Ph. D 2001 Physics
Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan M. Eng 1998 Applied Physics
Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan B. Eng 1996 Applied Physics
 
Professional Experience:
2013/09 Visiting Scientist, Strong Correlation Physics Division, Center for Emergent Matter Science, RIKEN
2006/12 — present Research Staff, Materials Science & Technology Division, ORNL
2003/04 — 2006/11 Postdoctoral Research Scientist, Department of Physics, Columbia University (Supported by Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, 2003/04-2005/03)
2001/04 — 2003/03 Special Postdoctoral Researcher, Institute of Physical and Chemical Research (RIKEN)
1998/04 — 2001/03 Research Fellow, Tohoku University (Supported by Japan Society for the Promotion of Science)
 
Graduate and Postdoctral Advisors:
Graduate Prof. Sadamichi Maekawa (Tohoku)
Postdoc Profs. Kanetada Nagamine & Masahiko Iwasaki (RIKEN)
  Prof. Andrew J. Millis (Columbia)
 
Awards:
1998/04 — 2001/03Research Fellowships for Young Scientists (DC1), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)
2001/03Aoba award, Tohoku University
2003/04 — 2005/03.Postdoctoral Fellowships for Research Abroad, JSPS
2006/08The 2006 IUPAP Young Scientist Medal in the field of magnetism, for theoretical/computational work
2016APS Fellow (Division of Condensed Matter Physics)
 
Synergistic Activities:
2008/06/17 — 18 Strongly Correlated Electron Workshop on Oxide Heterostructures, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, June 17-18 (2008), Organizers: S. Okamoto (chair) & E. Dagotto (co-chair)
2016/11/27 — 12/02 Symposium EM5—Materials and Mechanisms of Correlated Electronic Phenomena in Oxide Heterostructures, 2016 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit, Boston, Massachusetts, Nov. 27-Dec. 2 (2016), Organizers: Ramesh C Budhani (Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India), Yoram Dagan (Tel Aviv University, Israel), Lena F. Kourkoutis (Cornell University, USA), Satoshi Okamoto (Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA)
2017/04/18 — 21 Symposium ES10—Frontiers in Oxide Interface Spintronics—Magnetoelectrics, Multiferroics and Spin-Orbit Effects, 2017 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit, Phoenix, Arizona, Apr. 18-21 (2017), Organizers: John Heron (University of Michigan), Satoshi Okamoto (Oak Ridge National Laboratory), Morgan Trassin (ETH Zürich, Switzerland), Pu Yu (Tsinghua University, China)

Full Publication list (more than 80 peer-reviewed articles)