The Editorial Board members are leaders in their fields and are responsible for maintaining the quality of the papers for an international audience of materials scientists and engineers.


Kazuhiro Hono

National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), Japan

Deputy Editor-in-Chief

Masanobu Naito

National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), Japan

Welcome to STAM, seriously.

“Open Access” is the most exciting and important development in science communication since scientific finding shared through publishing in journals.

Putting state-of-the-art knowledge into the hands of individuals will change the way that researchers learn, think, and create. Therefore, to realize the power of open access, STAM is willing to be a platform for both traditional and emerging research fields. We look forward to your participation in challenge of the gold open access journal in materials science, STAM.

Deputy Editors

Roland Hany

Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology (Empa), Switzerland

Atsufumi Hirohata

Tohoku University, Japan

I am very much excited to work for STAM, which is one of the leading journals specialised on materials and their applications. I look forward to receiving many interesting papers.

Associate Editors

Katsuhiko Ariga

National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), Japan

This journal covers a broad area of materials science and technology, and allows facile and free access to journal contents. Recent rapid development in materials science and technology could be monitored using only this publication style, which cannot be accomplished by other traditional material journals.

Maryna Bodnarchuk

Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology (Empa), Switzerland

Horacio Cabral

University of Tokyo, Japan

Sarah Cartmell

University of Manchester, UK

I am looking forward to working with the dynamic and diverse internal editorial board of STAM. I recommend publication in STAM to ensure the prompt and high profile dissemination your research requires!

Fernando Castro

National Physical Laboratory (NPL), UK

It is a great pleasure to join the STAM editorial team. STAM is a high-impact open-access journal covering advanced and interdisciplinary materials research. I look forward to supporting its activities and highly recommend submission of papers in exciting new areas of materials science, including nanoelectronics, flexible, organic and hybrid optoelectronics, metrology and solar cells.

Guoping Chen

National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), Japan

Daichi Chiba

Tohoku University, Japan / Osaka University, Japan

Daniel Chua

National University of Singapore, Singapore

James A. Elliott

University of Cambridge, UK

I have been an Associate Editor for STAM since 2013, and proud to be associated with this pioneering Open Access journal which is publishing important articles across a wide range of materials disciplines. I am working hard to increase the profile of STAM for European audiences, and look forward to receiving your submissions.

Fabien Grasset

National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS), France

STAM is an open acces and interdisciplinary journal which contributes to advances in materials science. Therefore, I strongly recommend the researchers working in solid state chemistry and materials science to publish their best papers in STAM for high visibility.

Yuri Grin

Max Planck Institute for Chemical Physics of Solids, Germany

STAM is offering to the scientific community a wide-spectrum picture of the materials research around the world. Therefore it is worth to read it and worth to publish in it for anybody working in the field of solid state chemistry and materials science.

Haruyuki Inui

Kyoto University, Japan

Kohzo Ito

University of Tokyo, Japan

Makoto Kambara

Osaka University, Japan

STAM covers literally the science and technology of materials in a variety of applications. Its open-access is the suitable platform to share and disseminate your novel materials and ideas of materials processing.

Masakazu Kawashita

Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan

Hyoung Seop Kim

Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), Korea

I look forward to a new nice journal in materials engineering and technology as well as science.

Jung Ho Kim

University of Wollongong, Australia

It is a great honor for me to have this opportunity to join the STAM editorial team. I believe that STAM continues to be a prestige journal for high-quality multidisciplinary papers, including material sciences and applications. I strongly would like to encourage all researchers to submit your research work to support the STAM.

David Tai Wei Leong

National University of Singapore, Singapore

STAM aims to publish the papers that represent the state of the art technologies derived from cutting edge understanding of material sciences, physics, chemistry and biology principles. Our editors are all experts in their own fields and cohesively will handle submissions in a fair and inclusive manner where merits and the best of scientific work prevails.

Hong Lin

Tsinghua University, China

Bilu Liu

Tsinghua University, China

It is my honor to be an Associate Editor of the Science and Technology of Advanced Materials (STAM) and have the opportunity to serve the journal. STAM is a leading journal covering all aspects of materials research and includes both fundamental research and applications. I am looking forward to working on high-quality submissions related to the synthesis of low-dimensional semiconducting materials and their applications in electronics and energy.

Antoine Maignan

National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS)-CRISMAT, France

Peng Mi

Sichuan University, China

The STAM is a very good journal covers many field of materials, as well as the applications of materials. It publishes many high quality papers in the materials field. We believe that the influence and impact of STAM will gradually increase in the near future.

Masaki Mizuguchi

Nagoya University, Japan

STAM is a unique scientific journal dealing with various advanced materials. I am convinced that STAM provides high-quality services and the benefits of Open Access publishing in the material science world.

Naoki Ohashi

National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), Japan

Masayuki Takeuchi

National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), Japan

Yuji Teramura

National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Japan / Uppsala University, Sweden

Science and Technology of Advanced Materials (STAM) is a high-impact and open-access journal, which covers broad area of material science. We are pleased to accept your papers on advanced materials to our STAM. Particularly, we focus on novel materials contributing not only to material science, but also medicine. Welcome!

Kenichi Uchida

National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), Japan

Alexander Wei

Purdue University, USA

As an editor for a peer-reviewed, open-access journal such as STAM, I strive to provide authors with rapid and expert reviews from a global field of scholars. STAM also serves the materials science community by organizing timely foc

Yiquan Wu

Alfred University, USA

It is a great honor to serve as an Associate Editor for the STAM. The journal is an excellent open-access resource for materials research. I am excited to have the opportunity to join in the team to support the journal growth.

Wei Xiong

University of Pittsburgh, USA

STAM is the flagship journal in materials science published by NIMS. With the synergistic efforts by editorial office and journal authors, scientific papers published in STAM are always representing the frontier research of the materials science and engineering. It is indisputable that the STAM journal will keep its leading role among various scientific journals in advanced materials research.

Naoaki Yabuuchi

Yokohama National University, Japan

STAM provides an open access platform for authors to publish important research articles in the field of materials science. I am looking forward to support your submissions to STAM with the great editorial team.

Yukiko Yamada-Takamura

 Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (JAIST), Japan

I have always been proud of having one of my papers published in the first volume of Science and Technology of Advanced Materials. 15 years later, as an associate editor, my wish is to contribute to the journal’s efforts to disseminate exciting new findings in the ever emerging field of materials science and engineering to a broader audience.

Ye Zhou

Shenzhen University, China

Science and Technology of Advanced Materials (STAM) is a high-impact international journal and famous platform in the area of materials science. STAM has many high quality original research articles and important reviews, which can bring a lot of knowledge to the scientists who are working in the area of materials science, chemistry, physics, biology and engineering.

Advisory Members

Tanja Zimmermann

Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology (Empa), Switzerland

Hideo Hosono

Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan

STAM is a leading journal launched by the strong initiative of the Japanese Materials Community, covering all aspect of materials. Excellent topical review papers and high quality original papers are published in open access. I strongly recommend this journal for submitting your next paper/review as well as keeping the URL address on your computer.

Honorary Editors

Tsuyoshi Masumoto

Research Institute for Electromagnetic Materials, Japan

Teruo Kishi

University of Tokyo, Japan

Toyonobu Yoshida

University of Tokyo, Japan

Shu Yamaguchi

University of Tokyo, Japan

Kazuhito Hashimoto

Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), Japan

Editorial Office

Yasufumi Nakamichi

Publishing Director

Sonoko Tasaka

Deputy Publishing Director

Sawako Kojima

Editorial Assistant

Kazuya Saito

Editorial Coordinator

Hiromi Wakabayashi

Public Relations Coordinator

Yarong Wang

Editorial Coordinator