Welcome to my website!

I am Akira Tanushi (田主 陽 in Japanese), a Ph.D. candidate of the Department of Chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Currently I work on the development of next-generation catalysts from the viewpoint of inorganic chemistry.

For detailed research and achievement, see Research page.


5/14/19 Passed 3rd-year oral exam (independent research proposition)!

3/22/19 Collaboration work with Daly group (UIowa) and Keith group (Colgate Univ.) is published in Angew. Chem. Int. Ed!

2/8/19 A paper about my master thesis project in Nishihara lab (Univ. of Tokyo) is published in the J. Phys. Chem. C!

6/20/18 Published a paper in the J. Am. Chem. Soc.! First work since coming to Radosevich Lab (MIT).

4/20/18 Passed a second-year oral exam and officially became a Ph.D. candidate!



tanushi [at] mit.edu


Department of Chemistry

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Cambridge, MA 02139