Current Members

Nathanael Aubert-Kato


Federico Da Rold

Post-doctoral fellow

Maya Hyakuzuka

M2 Student

Harune Oonishi

M1 Student

Mayu Okumura

M1 Student

Yasuho Arai

B4 Student

Natsumi Ide

B4 Student

Miyu Masui

B4 Student

Haruka Hirata

B4 Student

Former Members

  • Emi Morikawa (graduated 2019)
  • Shiori Ueda (graduated 2020)
  • Yuko Sakanaka (graduated 2021)
  • Erika Yamazaki (graduated 2021)
  • Mika Ito (graduated 2023)
  • Nanami Sato (graduated 2023)
  • Nanami Shimizugawa (graduated 2023)
  • Haruna Sato (graduated 2023)
  • Karen Nakano (graduated 2023)
  • Suzune Baba (graduated 2023)
  • Sakura Iwai (graduated 2024)
  • Aoi Takeguchi (graduated 2024)
  • Ruka Yoshida (graduated 2024)
  • PhD graduates
  • Shiho Inagaki (PhD obtained 2022)
  • Former Post-doctoral fellows
  • Leo Cazenille (2019--2021)
  • Nicolas Lobato-Dauzier (2021)

Molecular robotics

The field of molecular robotics is particularly active in Japan, with multiple research events organized throughout the year. Members of the lab are encouraged to join.

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Code repositories

The java code for the simulation and optimization of molecular systems is available on BitBucket.


Lab retreat

Every year, the lab and collaborators meet to present their recent research and exchange ideas. Location changes every year.

2023 program