1. Anomalously large gap and induced out-of-plane spin polarization in magnetically doped 2D Rashba system: V-doped BiTeI
    A. M. Shikin, A. A. Rybkina, I. I. Klimovskikh, O. E. Tereshchenko, A. S. Bogomyakov, K. A. Kokh, A. Kimura, P. N. Skirdkov, K. A. Zvezdin, and A. K. Zvezdin, 2D Mater. 4, 025055/1-9 (2017).
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.1088/2053-1583/aa65bd
  2. Ultrafast energy- and momentum-resolved surface Dirac photocurrents in the topological insulator Sb2Te3
    Kenta Kuroda, J. Reimann, K. A. Kokh, O. E. Tereshchenko, A. Kimura, J. Güdde, and U. Höfer, Phys. Rev. B 95, 081103(R)/1-5 (2017).
  3. Anisotropic B-T Phase Diagram of Non-Kramers System PrRh2Zn20
    T. Yoshida, Y. Machida, K. Izawa, Y. Shimada, N. Nagasawa, T. Onimaru, T. Takabatake, A. Gourgout, A. Pourret, G. Knebel, and J.-P. Brison, J. Phys. Soc. Jpn., 86, 044711 (2017). Selected as "JPSJ Editors' Choice".
    DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.7566/JPSJ.86.044711
  4. Structural, Magnetic, and Superconducting Properties of Caged Compounds ROs2Zn20 (R = La, Ce, Pr, and Nd)
    K. Wakiya, T. Onimaru, K. T. Matsumoto, Y. Yamane, N. Nagasawa, K. Umeo, S. Kittaka, T. Sakakibara, Y. Matsushita, and T. Takabatake, J. Phys. Soc. Jpn. 86, 034707 (2017).
    DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.7566/JPSJ.86.034707
  5. Synthesis of TiO2 nanotubes: effect of post-treatment on crystallinity and photocatalytic activity
    Kyle Moriai, Nobuo Nakajima, Chikako Moriyoshi, and Hiroshi Maruyama

    Mater. Res. Express, (2017), in press.
    DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/2053-1591/aa66dc.
  6. Observation of the flexoelectricity of a SrTiO3 single crystal by x-ray absorption and emission spectroscopies
    Cong Lu, N. Nakajima, and H. Maruyama
    J. Phys. Condens. Matter, 29, 045702 (2017).
    DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1361-648X/29/4/045702.
  7. Hydrothermal Synthesis, Structure, and Superconductivity of Simple Cubic Perovskite (Ba0.62K0.38)(Bi0.92Mg0.08)O3 with Tc ~ 30 K
    Mirza H. K. Rubel, Takahiro Takei, Nobuhiro Kumada, M. Mozahar Ali, Akira Miura, Kiyoharu Tadanaga, Kengo Oka, Masaki Azuma, Eisuke Magome, Chikako Moriyoshi, and Yoshihiro Kuroiwa, Inorganic Chemistry 56, 3174-3181 (2017).
    DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.inorgchem.6b01853.
  8. Hydrothermal Synthesis and Crystal Structure of a New Lithium Copper Bismuth Oxide LiCuBiO4
    N. Kumada, A. Nakamura, A. Miura, T. Takei, M. Azuma, H. Yamamoto, E. Magome, C. Moriyoshi, and Y. Kuroiwa, J. Solid State Chem. 245, 30-33 (2017).
    DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jssc.2016.10.003.
  9. Relationship between element-selective electronic states and hydrogen absorption properties of Pd-M (M = Ru, Rh, Ag, and Au) alloys
    Kanako Fujii, Naoki Ishimatsu, Hiroshi Maruyama, Tatsuya Shishidou, Shinjiro Hayakawa, and Naomi Kawamura, Phys. Rev B 95, 024116 (2017).
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevB.95.024116.
  10. Bi Subsitution Effects on Superconductivity of Valence-Skip Superconductor AgSnSe2
    Yudai Hijikata, Atsuhiro Nishida, Kohei Nagasaka, Osuke Miura, Akira Miura, Chikako Moriyoshi, Yoshihiro Kuroiwa, and Yoshikazu Mizuguchi, J. Phys. Soc. Jpn. XX, XXXX-XXXX (2017).
    DOI: .
  11. Evolution of Eu valence and superconductivity in layered Eu0.5La0.5FBiS2-xSex system
    Y. Mizuguchi, E. Paris, T. Wakita, G. Jinno, A. Puri, K. Terashima, B. Joseph, O. Miura, T. Yokoya, and N. L. Saini, Phys. Rev. B 95, 064515 (2017).
    DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevB.95.064515.
  12. Field induced phase transition with quadrupole fluctuation in HoFe2Al10 with orthorhombic symmetry
    S. Kamikawa, I. Ishii, K. Takezawa, T. Sakami, F. Nakagawa, H. Tanida, M. Sera, and T. Suzuki, J. Phys. Soc. Jpn. 86 (2017) 044601(6).
  13. Ultrasonic Study on the Hexagonal Antiferromagnet Dy3Ru4Al12
    I. Ishii, K. Takezawa, H. Goto, S. Kamikawa, A. V. Andreev, D. I. Gorbunov, M. S. Henriques, and T. Suzuki, To be published in J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. (2017). (Accepted).
  14. Anomalous Antiferromagnetic Phase Diagram in HoRu2Al10
    S. Kamikawa, I. Ishii, H. Goto, K. Takezawa, F. Nakagawa, H. Tanida, M. Sera, and T. Suzuki, To be published in J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. (2017). (Accepted). DOI:.
  15. Elastic Softening in the Metallic Antiferromagnet YbCuGe
    X. Xi, I. Ishii, Y. Noguchi, H. Goto, S. Kamikawa, K. Araki, K. Katoh, and T. Suzuki, To be published in J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. (2017). (Accepted).
  16. Effect of Simultaneous Addition of 1D and 3D Artificial Pinning Centers in Hybrid YBa2Cu3O7−x Multilayers
    P. Mele, M. I. Adam, T. Suzuki, Y. Yoshida, S. Awaji, A. Ichinose, S. Saini, A. K. Jha, and K. Matsumoto, Sci. Adv. Mater. 9 (2017) 1042-1050.
  17. Regularized framework of a Weyl equation for describing a Weyl semimetal: Application to the case with a screw dislocation
    Y. Takane, J. Phys. Soc. Jpn. 86, 123708 (2017).
  18. Chiral surface states on the step edge in a Weyl semimetal
    Y. Takane, J. Phys. Soc. Jpn. 86, 104709 (2017).
  19. Andreev reflection in a bilayer graphene junction: Role of spatial variation of the charge neutrality point
    Y. Takane, K. Yarimizu, and A. Kanda, J. Phys. Soc. Jpn. 86, 064707 (2017).
  20. Electronic states in the pressure-induced magnetically ordered phase in SmB6
    T. Mito, N. Emi, N. Kawamura, M. Mizumaki, T. Koyama, K. Ueda, N. Ishimatsu and F. Iga, J. Phys.: Conference Series 868, 012008 (2017) [4 pages] 
  21. Polarization-Dependent Ti 2p-Resonant X-ray Raman Scattering from Ti2O3
    Y. Tezuka, N. Nakajima, J. Adachi, O. Morimoto, H. Sato, and T. Uozumi, J. Phys. Soc. Jpn. 86, 124713 (2017) [5 pages]
  22. Isotropic shrinkage of the oxygen octahedron in SrTiO3 under uniaxial pressure
    C. Lu, C. Temba, N. Nakajima, S. Kawakami, N. Ishimatsu, and H. Maruyamam, J. Phys: Condens. Matter 29, 395502 (2017) [5 pages]
  23. Electronic structure study of CaCu3Ti4O12 by means of X-ray Raman scattering
    Y. Tezuka, Y. Yokouchi, S. Sasaki, S. Nakamoto, K. Nishiyama, M. Mikami, H.J. Im, T. Watanabe, S. Nozawa, N. Nakajima, T. Iwazumi, J. Electron. Spectrosc. Relat. Phenom. 220, 114 (2017) [4 pages]
  24. Effect of Fe-site Substitution on Pressure-induced Spin Transition in SrFeO2
    T. Kawakami, T. Yamamoto, K.Yata, M. Ishii, Y. Watanabe, M. Mizumaki, N..Kawamura, N. Ishimatsu, H. Takahashi, T. Okada, T. Yagi, H. Kageyama, J. Phys. Soc. Jpn., 86, 124716 (2017) [6 pages]
  25. Comparative Study of Potentially J(eff)=0 Ground State Iridium(V) in SrLaNiIrO6, SrLaMgIrO6, and SrLaZnIrO6
    K. K. Wolff, S. Agrestini, A. Tanaka, M. Jansen, and L H. Tjeng,
    Journal of Inorganic and General Chemistry 643, 2095 (2017).
  26. Linear Dichroism in Angle-Resolved Core-Level Photoemission Spectra Reflecting 4f Ground-State Symmetry of Strongly Correlated Cubic Pr Compounds
    S. Hamamoto, S. Fujioka, Y. Kanai,K. Yamagami, Y. Nakatani, K. Nakagawa, H. Fujiwara, T. Kiss, A. Higashiya, A. Yamasaki, T.  Kadono, S. Imada, A. Tanaka, K. Tamasaku, M. Yabashi, T. Ishikawa, K. T. Matsumoto, T. Onimaru, T. Takabatake, and A. Sekiyama,
    J. Phys. Soc. Jpn. 86, 123703 (2017).
  27. Linear dichroism in 3d core-level and 4f valence-band photoemission spectra of strongly correlated rare-earth compounds
    Y. Kanai, T. Mori, S. Naimen, K. Yamagami, S. Kitayama, H. Fujiwara, A. Higashiya, T. Kadono, S. Imada, T. Kiss, A. Tanaka,; T. Muro, K. Tamasaku, M. Yabashi, T. Ishikawa, F. Iga, T. Ebihara, F. Honda, Y. Onuki, and A. Sekiyama,  
    J. Electron Spectrosc. Relat. Phenom. 220, 61 (2017).
  28. Bulk and surface electronic properties of SmB6: A hard x-ray photoelectron spectroscopy study
    Y. Utsumi, D. Kasinathan, K.-T. Ko, S. Agrestini, M. W. Haverkort, S. Wirth, Y-H. Wu, K-D. Tsuei, D-J. Kim, Z. Fisk, A. Tanaka, P. Thalmeier, and L. H. Tjeng,
    Phys. Rev. B 96, 155130 (2017).
  29. Electronically highly cubic conditions for Ru in alpha-RuCl3
    S. Agrestini, C.-Y. Kuo, K.-T. Ko, Z. Hu, D. Kasinathan, H. B. Vasili, J. Herrero-Martin, S. M. Valvidares, E. Pellegrin, L.-Y. Jang, A. Henschel, M. Schmidt, A. Tanaka, and L. H. Tjeng,
    Phys. Rev. B 96, 161107 (2017).
  30. Electronic structure and magnetic properties of magnetically dead layers in epitaxial CoFe2O4/Al2O3/Si(111) films studied by x-ray magnetic circular dichroism
    Y. K. Wakabayashi, Y. Nonaka, Y. Takeda, S. Sakamoto, K. Ikeda, Z. Chi, G. Shibata, A. Tanaka, Y. Saitoh, H. Yamagami, M. Tanaka, A.  Fujimori, and R. Nakane, Ryosho,
    Phys. Rev. B 96, 104410 (2017).
  31. Challenges from experiment: electronic structure of NiO
    C.-Y. Kuo, T. Haupricht, J. Weinen, H. Wu, K-D. Tsuei, M. W. Haverkort, A. Tanaka, and L. H. Tjeng,
    Eur. Phys. J. Spec. Top. 226, 2445. (2017).
  32. Insight into the Role of Metal-Oxygen Bond and O 2p Hole in High-Voltage Cathode LiNixMn2-xO4
    H. Liu, J. Zhou, L. Zhang, Z. Hu, C. Kuo, J. Li, Y. Wang, L. H. Tjeng, T.-W. Pi, A. Tanaka, L. Song, J.-Q. Wang, and S. Zhang
    J. Phys. Chem. C 121, 16079 (2017).
  33. Local 3d Electronic Structures of Co-Based Complexes with Medicinal Molecules Probed by Soft X-ray Absorption
    K. Yamagami, H. Fujiwara, S. Imada, T. Kadono, K. Yamanaka, T. Muro, A. Tanaka, T. Itai, N. Yoshinari, T. Konno, and A. Sekiyama
    J. Phys. Soc. Jpn. 86, 074801 (2017).
  34. Relation between the Co-O bond lengths and the spin state of Co in layered Cobaltates: a high-pressure study
    Y.-Y. Chin, H.-J. Lin, Z. Hu, C.-Y. Kuo, D. Mikhailova, J.-M. Lee, S.-C. Haw, S.-A. Chen, W. Schnelle, H. Ishii, N. Hiraoka, Y.-F. Liao, K.-D. Tsuei, A. Tanaka, L.-H. Tjeng, C.-T. Chen and J.-M. Chen
    Scientific Reports 7, 03950 (2017).
  35. Intricacies of the Co3+ spin state in Sr2Co0.5Ir0.5O4: An x-ray absorption and magnetic circular dichroism study
    S. Agrestini, C-Y. Kuo, D. Mikhailova, K. Chen, P. Ohresser, T. W. Pi, H. Guo, A. C. Komarek, A. Tanaka, Z. Hu, and L. H. Tjeng
    Phys. Rev. B 96, 245131 (2017).