Some research projects are now on going in our lab with or without our research collaborators as follows:


Research projects (at present only)


Years Roles Researchers Research Title
2017- Sub Higa,
Kakihana,
Yasukawa
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research of Energy using Innovative Technology
(Okinawa)
2016-2018 Main Higa,
Yasukawa
Development of high efficient and high stable energy conversion system for salinity gradient-based power generation
(JSPS KAKENHI(A))
2017-2019 Sub Higa Development of electrosynthesis of ammmonia at ambient temperature utilizing renewable energy
(JSPS KAKENHI(C))
2018-2019 Main Higa,
Kakihana
Energy Recovery System using Salty Wastewaters in Industrical Plants by Reverse Electrodialysis (RED)
(Salt Science Research Foundation (SSRF))
2018-2019 Main Yasukawa,
Higa,
Kakihana
Research on factors resulting in performance reduction of reverse electrodialysis in sewage treatment plants
(Sasakura Enviro-Science Foundation)
2018-2020 Main Higa,
Yasukawa,
Kakihana
A Blue-energy Innovation Cluster from Salinity Gradient Energy-based Technologies for Blue-Energy Center Conception
(Project for center of excellence in Yamaguchi University)
and others.