2012 Royal Society Research Grant - to explore new spin-Hall phenomena.
2012 JST-PRESTO Funding: for setting up own research.
2012 Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) postdotoral fellowship for research abroad
2011 EPSRC KTS funding
2011 Royal Society International Travel Grant: for carrying out experiments in Prof. Demokritov group.
2010 Darwin College Research Fellow: College research fellowship, highly competitive, in Cambridge.
2007 Abdus Salam prize runner-up: annual competition for the best PhD research in the Cavendish.
2006 Overseas Research Studentship: competitive scholarship for excellent overseas students.
2005 Cambridge Overseas Trust Scholarship: for overseas PhD students in Cambridge.
2005 The Nakajima Foundation Scholarship, for Japanese students to study abroad, maximum 5 years.