Paper on ferromagnetic Shastry-Sutherland compound (CuCl)LaNb*Sub*2*Sub*O*Sub*7*Sub*, published in Phys. Rev. Lett.

Dr. Yoji Kobayashi became an Assistant Professor, Dr. Ryo Horikoshi joined as a technical staff, Dr. Takeshi Yajima joined as a postdoc.

Paper on anisotropic oxygen migration in SrFeO&size(10){2};, published in Nature Chemistry, a work in collaboration with Prof. Shimakawa
The Kageyama group starts
Paper on spin-state transition transition for a four-coordinate metal, published in Nature Chemistry~
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Paper on synthesis of SrFeO&size(10){2}; with a square planar coordination, published in Nature.