1. M. Kitagawa, T. Maeda, A. Hotta “PEG-based nanocomposite hydrogel: Thermo-responsive sol-gel transition and degradation behavior controlled by the LA/GA ratio of PLGA-PEG-PLGA” Polymer Degradation and Stability, Vol.147, pp.222-228.
  2. M. Nakaya, K. Motomura, T. Maeda, A. Hotta “Gas and flavor barrier thin film coating to plastic closures” Quarterly Physics Review, Vol.3, 4, pp.未定.
  3. M. Nakaya, S. Yasuhara, T. Maeda, A. Hotta “Impact of hot wire and material gas species on the Cat-CVD coating of gas barrier SiOC thin films onto PET bottles” Surface and Coatings Technology, Vol未定.
  4. F. Endo, R. Okoshi, K. Takaesu, N. Kurokawa, H. Iwase, T. Maeda, A. Hotta “Mechanically Tough Syndiotactic Polypropylene (sPP) Gels Realized by Fast Quenching Using Liquid Nitrogen” Macromolecules, Vol.51, pp.2321-2327.
  5. K. Watanabe, T. Maeda, A. Hotta “Uniformly dispersed polymeric nanofiber composites by electrospinning: Poly(vinyl alcohol) nanofibers/polydimethylsiloxane composites” Composites Science and Technology, Vol.165, pp.18-23.


  1. M. Miyazaki, T. Maeda, K. Hirashima, N. Kurokawa, K. Nagahama, A. Hotta “PEG-based nanocomposite hydrogel: Thermoresponsive sol-gel transition controlled by PLGA-PEG-PLGA molecular weight and solute concentration” Polymer, Vol.115, pp. 246-254.
  2. A. Aso, K. Taki, T. Maeda, K. Toma, H. Tamiaki, A. Hotta “Composition-dependent sol-gel transition of amphiphilic blend of PEG with hydrophobic gallamide components” Journal of Applied Polymer Science, Vol.134, 45402 (8 pages).
  3. S. Tazawa, A. Shimojima, T. Maeda, A. Hotta “Thermoplastic polydimethylsiloxane with L-phenylalanine based hydrogen-bond networks” Journal of Applied Polymer Science, Vol.134, 45419 (8 pages).
  4. K. Bito, T. Hasebe, S. Maegawa , T. Maeda, T. Matsumoto, T. Suzuki, A. Hotta “In vitro basic fibroblast growth factor (bFGF) delivery using an antithrombogenic 2-methacryloyloxyethyl phosphorylcholine (MPC) polymer coated with a micro-patterned diamond-like carbon (DLC) film” Journal of Biomedical Materials Research: Part A, Vol.105, 12, pp.3384-3391.


  1. K. Bito, T. Maeda, K. Hagiwara, S. Yoshida, T. Hasebe, A. Hotta “Poly(2-methacryloyloxyethyl phosphorylcholine) (MPC) nanofibers coated with micro-patterned diamond-like carbon (DLC) for the controlled drug release” Journal of Biorheology, Vol. 29, pp.51-55.
  2. S. Mizuno, T. Maeda, C. Kanemura, A. Hotta “Biodegradability, reprocessability, and mechanical properties of polybutylene succinate (PBS) photografted by hydrophilic or hydrophobic membranes” Polymer Degradation and Stability, Vol.117, pp.58-65.
  3. T. Maeda, K. Takaesu, A. Hotta “Syndiotactic polypropylene nanofibers obtained from solution electrospinning process at ambient temperature” Journal of Applied Polymer Science, Vol.133, 43238 (8 pages).


  1. T. Maeda, K. Hagiwara, S. Yoshida, T. Hasebe, A. Hotta “Preparation and characterization of 2-methacryloyloxyethyl phosphorylcholine (MPC) polymer nanofibers prepared via electrospinning for biomedical materials” Journal of Applied Polymer Science,Vol.131, 40606 (6 pages).
  2. N. Oyama, H. Minami, D. Kawano, M. Miyazaki, T. Maeda, K. Toma, A. Hotta, K. Nagahama “A nanocomposite approach to develop biodegradable thermogels exhibiting excellent cell-compatibility for injectable cell delivery” Biomaterials Science, Vol. 2 (8), pp.1057-1062.
  3. T. Otsuka, T. Maeda, A. Hotta “Effects of Salt Concentrations of the Aqueous Peptide-Amphiphile Solutions on the Sol-Gel Transitions, the Gelation Speed, and the Gel Characteristics” The Journal of Physical Chemistry Part B, Vol. 118 (39) pp.11537-11545.