1. Shoya Yasuda, Masayuki Hayakawa, Hiroaki Onoe, Masahiro Takinoue, "Twisting microfluidics in a planetary centrifuge," Soft Matter, accepted
  2. Satoshi Nishita, Hiroaki Onoe, "Liquid-filled Flexible Micro Suction-Controller Array for Enhanced Robotic Object Manipulation," Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, accepted.
  3. Masayuki Hayakawa, Hiroaki Onoe, Ken H. Nagai, Masahiro Takinoue, “Analyses of the influence of asymmetric and fluctuating driving forceson propeller-shaped catalytic micromotors,” Micromachines, accepted.
  4. Noriyuki Suzuki, Eiji Iwase, Hiroaki Onoe, “Microfluidically Patterned Dome-Shaped Photonic Colloidal Crystals Exhibiting Structural Colors with Low Angle Dependency,” Advanced Optical Materials , accepted.


  1. Satoru Yoshida, Masahiro Takinoue, Eiji Iwase, Hiroaki Onoe, “Dynamic transformation of self-assembled structures using anisotropic magnetized hydrogel microparticles,” Journal of Applied Physics, Vol.120, pp. 084905, 2016.
  2. Tetsuhiko Teshima, Hiroaki Onoe, Soichiro Tottori, Hiroka Aonuma, Takeomi Mizutani, Koki Kamiya, Hirotaka Ishihara, Hirotaka Kanuka, Shoji Takeuchi, ”High-Resolution Vertical Observation of Intracellular Structure using Magnetically Responsive Microplates,” Small, Vol. 12, No. 25, pp. 3366-3373, 2016.
  3. 吉田光輝, 尾上弘晃, “竹槍状微細管を用いたハイドロゲルマイクロスプリングの構築とアクチュエータへの応用,” 電気学会論文誌E, Vol.136, No.9, pp. 398-403, 2016.
  4. Masayuki Hayakawa, Hiroaki Onoe, Ken H. Nagai, Masahiro Takinoue, ”Complex-shaped three- dimensional multi-compartmental microparticles generated by diffusional and Marangoni microflows in centrifugally discharged droplets,” Scientific Reports, Vol. 6, 20793, 2016.
  5. Hiroaki Onoe*, Midori Kato-Negishi*, Akane Itou, Shoji Takeuchi, ”Differentiation Induction of Mouse Neural Stem Cells in Hydrogel Tubular Microenvironment with Controlled Tube Dimensions,” Advanced Healthcare Materials, Vol. 5, No. 9, pp. 1104-1111, 2016 (*equal contributions).


  1. Kazuki Maeda, Hiroaki Onoe, Masahiro Takinoue, Shoji Takeuchi, ”Observation and manipulation of a capillary jet in a centrifuge-based droplet shooting device,” Micromachines, Vol. 6, No. 10, pp. 1526-1533, 2015.
  2. Keiko Sugai, Soraya Nishimura, Midori Kato-Negishi, Hiroaki Onoe, Shintaroh Iwanaga, Yoshiaki Toyama, Morio Matsumoto, Shoji Takeuchi, Hideyuki Okano, Masaya Nakamura, ”Neural stem/progenitor cell-laden microfibers promote transplant survival in a mouse transected spinal cord injury model,” Journal of Neuroscience Research, Vol. 93, No. 12, pp. 1826-1838, 2015.
  3. Masamune Morita, Hiroaki Onoe, Miho Yanagisawa, Hiroaki Ito, Masatoshi Ichikawa, Kei Fujiwara, Hirohide Saito, Masahiro Takinoue, ”Droplet-Shooting and Size-Filtration (DSSF) Method for Synthesis of Cell-Sized Liposomes with Controlled Lipid Compositions,” ChemBioChem, Vol. 16, No. 14, pp. 2029-2035, 2015.
  4. 薄功大, 尾上弘晃, 岩瀬英治, ”電場応答性ハイドロゲルの屈曲変形を利用した柔軟発色素子,” 電気学会誌E部門, Vol. 135, No. 12, pp. 480-483, 2015.
  5. Masamune Morita, Hitoyoshi Yamashita, Masayuki Hayakawa, Hiroaki Onoe, Masahiro Takinoue, "Capillary-based Centrifugal Microfluidic Device for Size-controllable Formation of Monodisperse Microdroplets," Journal of Visualized Experiments, accepted.
  6. Kodai Usuki, Hiroaki Onoe, Eiji Iwase, "Deformable coloring element using an electroactive hydrogel with the bottom arrangement of electrodes," Japanese Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 54, 06FP06, 2015. [link]
  7. Yoshinobu Iimura, Hiroaki Onoe, Tetsuhiko Teshima, Yun-Jung Heo, Shotaro Yoshida, Yuya Morimoto, Shoji Takeuchi, “Liquid-filled tunable lenticular lens,” Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, Vol. 25, 035030, 2015. [link]
  8. Amy Y. Hsiao, Teru Okitsu, Hiroaki Onoe, Mahiro Kiyosawa, Hiroki Teramae, Shintaroh Iwanaga, Tomohiko Kazama, Taro Matsumoto, Shoji Takeuchi, "Smooth Muscle-Like Tissue Constructs with Circumferentially Oriented Cells Formed by the Cell Fiber Technology," PLoS ONE,Vol. 10(3), e0119010, 2015. [link]
  9. Hiroaki Onoe, Shoji Takeuchi, "Cell-laden microfibers for bottom-up tissue engineering," Drug Discovery Today, Vol. 20, pp. 236-246, 2015. [link]
  10. Hitoyoshi Yamashita, Masamune Morita, Haruka Sugiura, Kei Fujiwara, Hiroaki Onoe, Masahiro Takinoue, "Generation of monodisperse cell-sized microdroplets using a centrifuge-based axisymmetric co-flowing microfluidic device," Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering, Vol. 119, pp. 492-495, 2015. [link]


  1. Hiroaki Onoe*, Kiichi Inamori*, Masahiro Takinoue, Shoji Takeuchi, “Centrifuge-based cell encapsulation in hydrogel microbeads using sub-microliter sample solution,” RSC Advances, Vol. 4, pp. 30480-30484, 2014. (*equal contribution) [link]
  2. Hiromasa Hasegawa, Tetsuhiko Teshima, Hiroaki Onoe, Shoji Takeuchi, “Centrifugal microfluidic system for multistep assay using small amount of various samples,” Sensors and Actuators B-Chemical, Vol. 195, pp. 281-286, 2014. [link]
  3. Tetsuhiko Teshima, Hiroaki Onoe, Hiroka Aonuma, Kaori Kuribayashi-Shigetomi, Koki Kamiya, Taishi Tonooka, Hirotaka Kanuka, Shoji Takeuchi, “Magnetically responsive microflaps reveal cell membrane boundary from multiple angles,” Advanced Materials, Vol. 26, pp. 2850-2856, 2014. (Inside cover of the issue) [link]


  1. Tetsuhiko Teshima, Hiroaki Onoe, Kaori Kuribayashi-Shigetomi, Hiroka Aonuma, Koki Kamiya, Hirotaka Ishihara, Hirotaka Kanuka, Shoji Takeuchi, “Parylene Mobile Microplates Integrated with an Enzymatic Release and Handling of Single Adherent Cells,” Small, Vol. 10, pp. 912-21, 2013. (Cover of the issue) [link]
  2. Yuya Morimoto, Midori Kato-Negishi, Hiroaki Onoe, Shoji Takeuchi, “Three-Dimensional Neuron-Muscle Constructs with Neuromuscular Junctions,” Biomaterials, Vol. 34, pp. 9413-9419, 2013. [link]
  3. Midori Kato-Negishi, Yuya Morimoto, Hiroaki Onoe, Shoji Takeuchi, “Millimeter-Sized Neural Building Blocks for 3D Heterogeneous Neural Network Assembly,” Advanced Healthcare Materials, Vol. 2, pp. 1564-1570, 2013. (Cover of the issue) [link]
  4. Hiroaki Onoe, Teru Okitsu, Akane Itou, Midori Kato-Negishi, Riho Gojo, Daisuke Kiriya, Koji Sato, Shigenori Miura, Shintaroh Iwanaga, Kaori Kuribayashi-Shigetomi, Yukiko T. Matsunaga, Yuto Shimoyama, Shoji Takeuchi, “Metre-Long Cell-Laden Microfibres Exhibit Tissue Morphologies and Functions,” Nature Materials, Vol. 12, pp. 584-590, 2013. [link]
  5. Kayoko Hirayama, Teru Okitsu, Hiroki Teramae, Daisuke Kiriya, Hiroaki Onoe, Shoji Takeuchi, “Cellular Building Unit Integrated with Microstrand-Shaped Bacterial Cellulose” Biomaterials, Vol. 34, pp. 2421-2427, 2013. [link]


  1. Kaori Kuribayashi-Shigetomi, Hiroaki Onoe, Shoji Takeuchi, “Cell Origami: Self-folding of Three-Dimensional Cell-Laden Microstructures Driven by Cell Traction Force,” PLoS ONE, Vol. 7, pp. e51085, 2012. [link]
  2. Kentaro Noda, Hiroaki Onoe, Eiji Iwase, Kiyoshi Matsumoto, Isao Shimoyama, “Flexible Tactile Sensor for Shear Stress Measurement Using Transferred Sub-µm-thick Si Piezoresistive Cantilevers,” Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, Vol. 22, pp. 115025, 2012. [link]
  3. Daisuke Kiriya, Ryuji Kawano, Hiroaki Onoe, Shoji Takeuchi, “Microfluidic Control of the Internal Morphology in Nanofibre Assembled Cables,” Angewandte Chemie International Edition, Vol. 51, pp. 7942-7947, 2012. (Inside back cover of the issue) [link]
  4. Hiroaki Onoe, Sonny C. Hsiao, Erik S. Douglas, Zev J. Gartner, Carolyn R. Bertozzi, Matthew B. Francis, Richard A. Mathies, “Cellular Microfabrication: Observing Intercellular Interactions Using Lithographically-Defined DNA Capture Sequences,” Langmuir, Vol. 28, pp. 8120-8126, 2012. [link]
  5. Amy T. Twite, Sonny C. Hsiao, Hiroaki Onoe, Richard A. Mathies, Matthew B. Francis, “Direct Attachment of Microbial Organisms to Material Surface Through Sequence-Specific DNA Hybridization,” Advanced Materials, Vol. 24, pp. 2380-2385, 2012. (Cover of the issue) [link]
  6. Kazuki Maeda, Hiroaki Onoe, Masahiro Takinoue, Shoji Takeuchi, “Controlled synthesis of 3D multi-compartmental particles with centrifuge-based microdroplet formation from a multi-barrelled capillary,” Advanced Materials, Vol. 24, pp. 1340-1346, 2012. (Inside cover of the issue) (This article was highlighted in Research Highlights, Nature (Vol 482, pp. 279, 2012)) [link]
  7. Daisuke Kiriya, Masato Ikeda, Hiroaki Onoe, Masahiro Takinoue, Harunobu Komatsu, Yuto Shimoyama, Itaru Hamachi, and Shoji Takeuchi, “Meter-Long and Robust Supramolecular Strands Encapsulated in Hydrogel Jackets,” Angewandte Chemie International Edition, Vol. 51, pp. 1553-1557, 2012. (Cover of the issue) [link]


  1. Midori Negishi-Kato, Yukiko Tsuda, Hiroaki Onoe, and Shoji Takeuchi, “A neurospheroid network-stamping method for neural transplantation to the brain,” Biomaterials, vol. 31, pp. 8939-8945, 2010. [link]
  2. Hirotaka Sasaki, Hiroaki Onoe, Toshihisa Osaki, Ryuji Kawano and Shoji Takeuchi, “Parylene-coating in PDMS microfluidic channels prevents the absorption of fluorescent dyes,” Sensors and Actuators B-Chemical, vol. 150(1), pp. 478-482, 2010. [link]
  3. Masahiro Takinoue, Hiroaki Onoe and Shoji Takeuchi, “Fusion and fission control of picoliter-sized microdroplets for changing the solution concentration of microreactors,” Small, vol. 6(21), pp. 2374-2377, 2010. (Cover of the issue) [link]
  4. 岩瀬英治, 尾上弘晃, 中井亮人, 松本潔, 下山勲, “温度制御転写における自動位置補正技術,” 電気学会誌E部門, Vol. 130, No. 5, pp. 188-193, 2010. [link]


  1. Sonny C. Hsiao, Betty B. Shum, Hiroaki Onoe, Erik S. Douglas, Zev J. Gartner, Richard A. Mathies, Carolyn R. Bertozzi, Matthew B. Francis, “Direct cell surface modification with DNA for the capture of primary cells and the investigation of myotube formation on defined patterns,” Langmuir, vol. 25, pp. 6985, 2009. [link]
  2. Erik S. Douglas, Sonny C. Hsiao, Hiroaki Onoe, Carolyn R. Bertozzi, Matthew B. Francis, Richard A. Mathies, “DNA-barcode directed capture and electrochemical metabolic analysis of single mammalian cells on a microelectrode array,” Lab on a Chip, vol. 9, pp. 2010, 2009. [link]
  3. Hiroaki Onoe*, Eiji Iwase*, Akihito Nakai*, Kiyoshi Matsumoto, Isao Shimoyama, “Temperature-controlled transfer and self-wiring for multi-color LED arrays,” Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, Vol. 19, pp. 075015, 2009. (*equal contribution) [link]
  4. Takeshi Itabashi, Jun Takagi, Yuta Shimamoto, Hiroaki Onoe, Kenta Kuwana, Isao Shimoyama, Jedidiah Gaetz, Tarun M. Kapoor, Shin’ichi Ishiwata, “Probing the mechanical architecture of the vertebrate meiotic spindle,” Nature Methods, Vol. 6, No. 2, pp. 167, 2009. [link]


  1. Hiroaki Onoe, Shoji Takeuchi, “Microfabricated Mobile Microplates for Handling Single Adherent Cells,” Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, Vol. 18, pp. 095003, 2008. [link]
  2. Hiroaki Onoe, Eiji Iwase, Kiyoshi Matsumoto, Isao Shimoyama, “Three-Dimensional Integration of Heterogeneous Silicon Micro-Structures by Liftoff and Stamping Transfer,” Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, Vol. 17, pp. 1818, 2007. [link]
  3. Hiroaki Onoe, Kiyoshi Matsumoto, Isao Shimoyama, “Three-Dimensional Sequential Self-assembly of Micro-Scale Objects”, Small, Vol. 3, pp. 1383, 2007. (This article was highlighted in Research Highlights, Nature (Vol 448, pp. 229, 2007), and in News and Views, Nature (Vol. 448, pp. 876, 2007)) [link]
  4. Hiroaki Onoe, Murat Gel, Kazunori Hoshino, Kiyoshi Matsumoto, Isao Shimoyama, “Direct Measurement of Binding Force between Microfabricated Particles and a Planer Surfaces in an Aqueous Solution by Force-Sensing Piezoresistive Cantilevers,” Langmuir, Vol. 21, No. 24, pp. 11251, 2005. [link]
  5. Hiroaki Onoe, Kiyoshi Matsumoto, Isao Shimoyama, “Three-Dimensional Micro-Self-Assembly Using Hydrophobic Interaction Controlled by Self-Assembled Monolayers,” Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, Vol. 13, No. 4, pp. 603, 2004. [link]