IWAKI Mitsuhiro (岩城 光宏)、1977、Miyazaki, Japan

Affiliations and Education

May 2012 - 
Invited associate professor, Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka university
April 2012
Senior scientist, Quantitative biology center, RIKEN
May 2011
- 2014 
Visiting researcher, Harvard medical School, Dana-Farber cancer research institute (William Shih lab.)
Dec. 2007
- Mar. 2012 
Assistant professor, Graduate School of medicine, Osaka university (Toshio Yanagida lab.)
Arp. 2006
-Nov. 2007 
Pos doc., Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka university
Arp. 2002
-Mar. 2006 
PhD course, JSPS fellow (DC2), Graduate School of Engineering Science, Osaka university(PhD in Science, Mar. 24th, 2006
Arp. 2000
-Mar. 2002 
Master course, Grachate School of Medicine, Osaka University, (Master of Medical science, Mar. 24th, 2002) 
Arp. 1996
-Mar. 2000 
Bachelor course, Department of Physics, Faculty of Science, Osaka university


Oct. 2013-2015
Faculty of Science, Osaka University
「Physics in Biology」

Dec. 2007 - Mar. 2012 
Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University
「Physiology Heart・Circulation」
「Training on the bacic medical sciences (Respiratory, Circulation and Brain function)
「Training on the Nano・Molecular cell biology」
「Training for the rotation students」


Prize for Outstanding Achievement in Education and Research at Osaka University (2010)
Research award of RIKEN (2016)

Funding (representative) and fellowships

Arp. 2012- Mar. 2014 
Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Exploratory Research 
「Design of reconstitution system of muscle using DNA nano structure and the single molecule imaging
Dec. 2007
- Mar. 2013 
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Innovative Areas 
「Water and energy of ATP」
Arp. 2009
- Mar. 2011 
Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B)
「Mechanical control of Brownian process of motor protein」
Arp. 2003
- Mar. 2005 
Research Fellow of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science

Affiliated academic society

Biophysical Society of Japan
Biophysical Society