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Koichi MOMMA

National Museum of Nature and Science,
4-1-1, Amakubo, Tsukuba-shi, Ibaraki 305-0005, Japan
k-momma(at)kahaku.go.jp

The following e-mail addresses are my old accounts that have already expired. If you were trying to contact me by these addresses, please use the above one.
MOMMA.Koichi@nims.go.jp
monmakou@ganko.tohoku.ac.jp

Biography

04/2000 - 03/2004: Bachelor of Science, Department of Earth and Planetary Materials Science, Faculty of Science, Tohoku University
04/2004 - 03/2006: Master of Science, Department of Earth and Planetary Materials Science, Graduate school of Science, Tohoku University
04/2006 - 03/2009: Doctor of Science, Department of Earth and Planetary Materials Science, Graduate school of Science, Tohoku University
04/2009 - 03/2011: Researcher at the National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba, Japan
04/2011 - 09/2017: Curator at the National Museum of Nature and Science, Tokyo, Japan
10/2017 - : Senior Curator at the National Museum of Nature and Science, Tokyo, Japan

Membership

Japan Association of Mineralogical Sciences (JAMS)
Crystallographic Society of Japan (CrSJ)
Japanese Association for Crystal Growth
The Society for Discrete Variational Xα

Current roles

Past roles

  • Consultant of the Commission on Mathematical and Theoretical Crystallography of the International Union of Crystallography (IUCr-MaThCryst) (2018-2023)
  • Member of the Commission on Mathematical and Theoretical Crystallography of the International Union of Crystallography (IUCr-MaThCryst) (2015-2017)
  • Associate editor of the Journal of the Crystallographic Society of Japan (2014-)

Bibliography

Papers

  • M. Maruyama, K.P. Sawada, Y. Tanaka, A. Okada, K. Momma, M. Nakamura, R. Mori, Y. Furukawa, Y. Sugiura, R. Tajiri, K. Taguchi, S. Hamamoto, R. Ando, K. Tsukamoto, K. Takano, M. Imanishi, M. Yoshimura, T. Yasui, Y. Mori, Quantitative analysis of calcium oxalate monohydrate and dihydrate for elucidating the formation mechanism of calcium oxalate kidney stones. PLoS ONE, 18, e0282743 (2023).
  • R. Pal, C. Jelsch, K. Momma, S. Grabowsky, π-Hole bonding in a new co-crystal hydrate of gallic acid and pyrazine: static and dynamic charge density analysis. Acta Crystallogr., Sect. B: Struct. Sci., 78, 231–246 (2022).
  • N. Oshime, K. Ohwada, A. Machida, N. Fukushima, S. Ueno, I. Fujii, S. Wada, K. Sugawara, A. Shimada, T. Ueno, T. Watanuki, K. Ishii, H. Toyokawa, K. Momma, S. Kim, S. Tsukada, Y. Kuroiwa, The ferroelectric phase transition in a 500 nm sized single particle of BaTiO 3 tracked by coherent X-ray diffraction. Jpn. J. Appl. Phys., 61, SN1008 (2022).
  • D. Nishio–Hamane, K. Momma, M. Ohnishi, S. Inaba, Oxyyttrobetafite–(Y), Y2Ti2O6O, a new mineral of the pyrochlore supergroup in a pegmatite from Souri Valley, Komono, Mie Prefecture Japan. J. Mineral. Petrol. Sci., 117, 013 (2022).
  • O.P. Missen, E.R. Lausberg, J. Brugger, B. Etschmann, S.J. Mills, K. Momma, R. Ram, M. Maruyama, X.-Y. Fang, E. Melchiorre, C.G. Ryan, E.E. Villalobos-Portillo, H. Castillo-Michel, K. Nitta, O. Sekizawa, J. Shuster, S.K. Sanyal, A. Frierdich, S. Hunt, Y. Tsuri, Y. Takahashi, U. Michimata, S. Dwivedi, M.A.D. Rea, Natural nanoparticles of the critical element tellurium. J. Hazard. Mater. Lett., 3, 100053 (2022).
  • O.P. Missen, S.J. Mills, S. Canossa, J. Hadermann, G. Nénert, M. Weil, E. Libowitzky, R.M. Housley, W. Artner, A.R. Kampf, M.S. Rumsey, J. Spratt, K. Momma, M.A. Dunstan, Polytypism in mcalpineite: a study of natural and synthetic Cu3TeO6. Acta Crystallogr., Sect. B: Struct. Sci., 78, 20–32 (2022).
  • Y. Tanaka, M. Maruyama, A. Okada, Y. Furukawa, K. Momma, Y. Sugiura, R. Tajiri, K.P. Sawada, S. Tanaka, K. Takano, K. Taguchi, S. Hamamoto, R. Ando, K. Tsukamoto, M. Yoshimura, Y. Mori, T. Yasui, Multicolor imaging of calcium-binding proteins in human kidney stones for elucidating the effects of proteins on crystal growth. Scientific Reports, 11, 16841 (2021).
  • C. Biagioni, L. Bindi, K. Momma, R. Miyawaki, Y. Matsushita, Y. Moëlo, Determination of the Crystal Structure and Redefinition of Tsugaruite, Pb28As15S50Cl, the First Lead-Arsenic Chloro-Sulfosalt. Can. Mineral., 59, 125–137 (2021).
  • N. Oshime, K. Ohwada, K. Sugawara, T. Abe, R. Yamauchi, T. Ueno, A. Machida, T. Watanuki, S. Ueno, I. Fujii, S. Wada, R. Sato, T. Teranishi, M. Yamauchi, K. Ishii, H. Toyokawa, K. Momma, Y. Kuroiwa, Bragg coherent diffraction imaging allowing simultaneous retrieval of three-dimensional shape and strain distribution for 40–500 nm particles. Jpn. J. Appl. Phys., 60, SFFA07 (2021).
  • H. Hongu, A. Yoshiasa, G. Kitahara, Y. Miyano, K. Han, K. Momma, R. Miyawaki, M. Tokuda, K. Sugiyama, Crystal structure refinement and crystal chemistry of parasymplesite and vivianite. J. Mineral. Petrol. Sci., 116 183–192 (2021).
  • K. Onuma, M. M. Saito, Y. Yamakoshi, M. Iijima, Y. Sogo and K. Momma: Coherent surface structure induces unique epitaxial overgrowth of metastable octacalcium phosphate on stable hydroxyapatite at critical fluoride concentration. Acta Biomaterialia, 125, 333–344 (2021).
  • K. Momma, T. Ikeda, T. Nagase, T. Kuribayashi, C. Honma, K. Nishikubo, N. Takahashi, M. Takada, Y. Matsushita, R. Miyawaki and S. Matsubara: Bosoite, a new silica clathrate mineral from Chiba Prefecture, Mineral. Mag., 84, 941–948 (2020).
  • T. Kuribayashi, T. Nagase, T. Nozaki, J. Ishibashi, K. Shimada, M. Shimizu and K. Momma: Hitachiite, Pb5Bi2Te2S6, a new mineral from the Hitachi mine, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan. Mineral. Mag., 83, 733–739 (2019).
  • H. S. Cho, J. Yang, X. Gong, Y.-B. Zhang, K. Momma, B. M. Weckhuysen, H. Deng, J. K. Kang, O. M. Yaghi and O. Terasaki: Isotherms of individual pores by gas adsorption crystallography. Nature Chemistry, 11, 562–570 (2019).
  • A. Yoshiasa, M. Tokuda, M. Misawa, F. Shimojo, K. Momma, R. Miyawaki, M. Matsubara, A. Nakatsuka and K. Sugiyama: Natural arsenic with a unique order structure: potential for new quantum materials. Scientific Reports, 9, 6275 (2019).
  • K. S.Scheidl, H. S. Effenberger, T. Yagi, K. Momma and R. Miletich: Transformation pathways and isothermal compressibility of a MTN-type clathrasil using penetrating and non-penetrating fluids. Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 273, 73–89 (2019).
  • Y. Banno, K. Momma, R. Miyawaki, and S. Yamada: New data on ferri–ghoseite in Sanbagawa quartz schist from the Iimori region, Wakayama Prefecture, Japan: solid solution between magnesio–riebeckite and clino–suenoite. J. Mineral. Petrol. Sci., 114, 33–40 (2019).
  • K. S. Scheidl, H. S. Effenberger, T. Yagi, K. Momma, and R. Miletich: The hydrocarbon-bearing clathrasil chibaite and its host-guest structure at low temperature. IUCrJ, 5, 595–607 (2018).
  • M. Nagashima, T. Matsumoto, T. Yamada, M. Takizawa and K. Momma: Crystal chemistry of poppiite, V–analogue of pumpellyite, from the Komatsu mine, Saitama Prefecture, Japan. J. Mineral. Petrol. Sci., 113, 251–262 (2018).
  • H. Hongu, A. Yoshiasa, A. Teshima, H. Isobe, K. Sugiyama, H. Arima, A. Nakatsuka, K. Momma and R. Miyawaki: Crystal structure refinement and chemical formula of prosopite, CaAl2F4[(OH)4−xFx] x = 0.0–1.0. J. Mineral. Petrol. Sci., 113, 152–158 (2018).
  • D. Nishio-Hamane, K. Momma, M. Ohnishi, N. Shimobayashi, R. Miyawaki, N. Tomita, R. Okuma, A. R. Kampf, T. Minakawa: Iyoite, MnCuCl(OH)3 and misakiite, Cu3Mn(OH)6Cl2: new members of the atacamite family from Sadamisaki Peninsula, Ehime Prefecture, Japan. Mineral. Mag., 81, 485–498 (2017).
  • D. Nishio-Hamane, K. Momma, R. Miyawaki and T. Minakawa: Bunnoite, a new hydrous manganese aluminosilicate from Kamo Mountain, Kochi prefecture, Japan. Mineral. Petrol., 110, 917–926 (2016).
  • Y. Banno, R. Miyawaki, K. Momma and M. Bunno: A CO3-bearing member of the hydroxylapatite–hydroxylellestadite series from Tadano, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan: CO3-SO4 substitution in the apatite–ellestadite series. Mineral. Mag., 80, 363–370 (2016).
  • S. Harada, Y. Suzuki, R. Miyawaki, K. Momma, M. Shigeoka and S. Matsubara: Eclarite and other Bi-minerals from the Jishakuyama ore deposit of the Akagane mine, Iwate Prefecture, Japan. Bull. Natl. Mus. Nat. Sci., Ser. C, 42, 19-27 (2016).
  • A. Y. Likhacheva, S. V. Goryainov, Y. V. Seryotkin, K. D. Litasov and K. Momma: Raman spectroscopy of chibaite, natural MTN silica clathrate, at high pressure up to 8 GPa. Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 224, 100-106 (2016).
  • K. Momma, Y. Tsutsumi, T. Sano, R. Miyawaki, M. Shigeoka and K. Yokoyama: Chevkinite-bearing tuffs from the Boso and Noto peninsulas in central Japan and from Primorye, Far East Russia. Memoirs of the National Museum of Nature and Science, 51, 89-98 (2016).
  • R. Miyawaki, K. Momma, T. Sano, M. Shigeoka, Y. Tsutsumi, S.A. Kasatkin, I. Chekryzhov and K. Yokoyama: Kimuraite-(Y), a layered hydrous carbonate of calcium and rare earths, from Voznesenskii, Russia. Memoirs of the National Museum of Nature and Science, 51, 99-108 (2016).
  • K. Momma, T. Sano, T. Nagase, R. Miyawaki and S. Matsubara: An okenite-like mineral from Anijima Island, Ogasawara Island, Tokyo, Japan, Bulletin of the National Museum of Nature and Science, Series C, 41, 45-52 (2015).
  • R. Miyawaki, K. Momma, K. Yokoyama, M. Shigeoka, S. Matsubara, M. Ito, I. Nakai and R. Kristiansen: Mn-bearing hellandite-(Y) from the Heftetjern pegmatite, Tørdal, Norway. Can. Mineral., 53, 345-356 (2015).
  • D. Atencio, A. B. C. Neto, V. P. Pereira, J. T. M. M. Ferron, M. Hoshino, T. Moriyama, Y. Watanabe, R. Miyawaki, J. M. V. Coutinho, M. B. Andrade, K. Domanik, N. V. Chukanov, K. Momma, H. Hirano and M. Tsunematsu: Waimirite-(Y), orthorhombic YF3, a new mineral from the Pitinga mine, Presidente Figueiredo, Amazonas, Brazil and from Jabal Tawlah, Saudi Arabia: description and crystal structure. Mineral. Mag., 79, 767-780 (2015).
  • D. Nishio-Hamane, M. Ohnishi, K. Momma, N. Shimobayashi, R. Miyawaki, T. Minakawa and S. Inaba: Imayoshiite, Ca3Al(CO3)[B(OH)4](OH)6·12H2O, a new mineral of the ettringite group from Ise City, Mie Prefecture, Japan. Mineral. Mag., 79, 413-423 (2015).
  • R. Miyawaki, S. Matsubara,K. Yokoyama, M. Shigeoka, K. Momma and S. Yamamoto: Mieite–(Y), Y4Ti(SiO4)2O[F,(OH)]6, a new mineral in a pegmatite at Souri Valley, Komono, Mie Prefecture, central Japan. J. Mineral. Petrol. Sci., 110, 135-144 (2015).
  • K. Momma, T. Nagase, T. Kuribayashi, and Y. Kudoh: Growth history and textures of quartz twinned in accordance with the Japan law. Eur. J. Mineral., 27, 71-80 (2015).
  • S. Matsubara, R. Miyawaki, K. Yokoyama, M. Shigeoka, K. Momma and S. Yamamoto: Magnesiorowlandite-(Y), Y4(Mg,Fe)(Si2O7)2F2, a new mineral in a pegmatite at Souri Valley, Komono, Mie Prefecture, central Japan. J. Mineral. Petrol. Sci., 109, 109-117 (2014).
  • M. Ito, S. Matsubara, K. Yokoyama, K. Momma, R. Miyawaki, I. Nakai and A. Kato: Crystal structure of suzukiite from the Mogurazawa mine, Gunma Prefecture, Japan. J. Mineral. Petrol. Sci., 109, 222-227 (2014).
  • J. Zhu, S. Du, X. Yu, J. Zhang, H. Xu, S. C. Vogel, T. C. Germann, J. S. Francisco, F. Izumi, K. Momma, Y. Kawamura, C. Jin and Y. Zhao: Encapsulation kinetics and dynamics of carbon monoxide in clathrate hydrate. Nature Communications, 5, 4128 (2014).
  • Y. Sugiura, K. Onuma, M. Nagao, K. Momma, and Y. Kimura: Dissolution behavior of vaterite spherulite in solutions containing phosphate ions. J. Ceram. Soc. Jpn., 122, 679-687 (2014).
  • K. Momma: Clathrate compounds of silica. J. Phys.: Condens. Matter., 26, 103203, (2014).
  • K. Momma, T. Ikeda, A. A. Belik and F. Izumi: Dysnomia, a computer program for maximum-entropy method (MEM) analysis and its performance in the MEM-based pattern fitting. Powder Diffr., 28, 184-193, (2013).
  • J. Zhu, W. Han, J. Zhang, H. Xu, S. C. Vogel, C. Jin, F. Izumi, K. Momma, Y. Kawamura and Y. Zhao: Nuclear and charge density distributions in ferroelectric PbTiO3: maximum entropy method analysis of neutron and X-ray diffraction data. Powder Diffr., 28, 276-280, (2013).
  • S. Matsubara, R. Miyawaki, K. Yokoyama, K. Momma, M. Shigeoka and E. Hashimoto: Pyrochlore and microlite in a pegmatite at Atagoyama, Koriyama City, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. Bull. Natl. Mus. Nat. Sci. C, 39, 1-6, (2013).
  • S. Kobayashi, R. Miyawaki, K. Momma, A. Fujisawa and H. Kaneda: Anisotropic garnet from the Yamansu ore deposit, Xinjiang, China. J. Mineral. Petrol. Sci., 108, 245-254, (2013).
  • M. Ohnishi, N. Shimobayashi, D. Nishio-Hamane, K. Shinoda, K. Momma, and T. Ikeda: Minohlite, a new copper-zinc sulfate mineral from Minoh, Osaka, Japan. Mineral. Mag. 77, 335-342 (2013).
  • I. Kusachi, S. Kobayashi, Y. Takechi, Y. Nakamuta, T. Nagase, K. Yokoyama, K. Momma, R. Miyawaki, M. Shigeoka, and S. Matsubara: Shimazakiite-4_M_ and shimazakiite-4_O_, Ca2B2O5, two polytypes of a new mineral from Fuka, Okayama Prefecture, Japan. Mineral. Mag. 77, 93-105 (2013).
  • T. Nagase, K. Momma, T. Kuribayashi and M. Tanaka: Texture of lutecite. J. Mineral. Petrol. Sci., 108, 87-93 (2013).
  • R. Miyawaki, S. Matsubara, K. Yokoyama, K. Momma, T. Sano, Y. Tsutsumi, M. Shigeoka and K. Nishikubo: Chevkinite-(Ce) in tuff at Heguri, Boso Peninsula, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Bull. Natl. Mus. Nat. Sci. C, 38, 7-13 (2012).
  • Y. Tsutsumi, K. Horie, T. Sano, R. Miyawaki, K. Momma, S. Matsubara, M. Shigeoka and K. Yokoyama: LA-ICP-MS and SHRIMP ages of zircons in chevkinite and monazite tuffs from the Boso Peninsula, Central Japan. Bull. Natl. Mus. Nat. Sci. C, 38, 15-32 (2012).
  • J. Han, J. Zhu, Y. Li, X. Yu, S. Wang, G. Wu, H. Xie, S. C. Vogel, F. Izumi, K. Momma, Y. Kawamura, Y. Huang, J. B. Goodenough, and Y. Zhao: Experimental visualization of lithium conduction pathways in garnet-type Li7La3Zr2O12. Chem. Commun., 48, 9840-9842 (2012).
  • K. Momma and F. Izumi: VESTA 3 for three-dimensional visualization of crystal, volumetric and morphology data. J. Appl. Crystallogr., 44, 1272-1276 (2011).
  • K. Momma, T. Ikeda, K. Nishikubo, N. Takahashi, C. Honma, M. Takada, Y. Furukawa, T. Nagase and Y. Kudoh: New silica clathrate minerals that are isostructural with natural gas hydrates. Nat. Commun., 2:196 (2011) doi: 10.1038/ncomms1196.
  • K. Momma and F. Izumi: Evaluation of algorithms and weighting methods for MEM analysis from powder diffraction data, Z. Kristallogr. Proc., 1, 195-200 (2011).
  • F. Izumi & K. Momma: Three-dimensional visualization of electron- and nuclear-density distributions in inorganic materials by MEM-based technology. IOP Conf. Ser.: Mater. Sci. Eng., 18, 022001 (2011).
  • T. Ikeda, Y. Oumi, K. Honda, T. Sano, K. Momma and F. Izumi: Synthesis and crystal structure of a layered silicate HUS-1 with a halved sodalite-cage topology. Inorg. Chem. 50, 2294-2301 (2011).
  • T. Kudo, Y. Hirano, K. Momma and K. Fukuda: Electron density distribution and crystal structure of lithium barium silicate, Li2BaSiO4. Powder Diffr., 25, 336-341 (2010).
  • Y. Hirano, T. Iwata, K. Momma and K. Fukuda: Electron density distribution and crystal structure of lithium strontium silicate, Li2SrSiO4. Powder Diffr., 25, 4-8 (2010).
  • K. Momma, T. Nagase, T. Kuribayashi and Y. Kudoh: Computational simulations of the structure of Japan twin boundaries in quartz. Eur. J. Mineral., 21, 373-383 (2009).
  • K. Momma and F. Izumi: VESTA: a three-dimensional visualization system for electronic and structural analysis, J. Appl. Crystallogr., 41, 653-658 (2008).
  • K. Komatsu, A. Sano, K. Momma, E. Ohtani and Y. Kudoh: Crystal structures of high-pressure phases in the alumina-water system: II. Powder X-ray diffraction study of a new dense aluminum deuteroxide, δ-Al(OD)3, Z. Kristallogr., 222, 13-22 (2007).
  • F. Izumi and K. Momma: Three-dimensional Visualization in Powder Diffraction, Proc. XX Conf. Appl. Crystallogr., Solid State Phenom., 130, 15-20 (2007).

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