My google scholar


  1. K. Narita, M. A. Citrin, H. Yang, X. Xia, J. R. Greer; 3D Architected Carbon Electrodes for Energy Storage, Advanced Energy Materials 2021 (selected for journal cover)
  2. US Patent 10833318B2, “Three-Dimensional Architected Pyrolyzed Electrodes for Use in Secondary Batteries and Methods of Making Three-Dimensional Architected Electrodes,” Nov 10, 2020
  3. K. Narita, Q. Tian, I. Johnson, C. Zhang, E. Kobayashi, H. Liu; Degradation behaviors and cytocompatibility of Mg/β-tricalcium phosphate composites produced by spark plasma sintering, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials 2019
  4. N. Q. Cao, D. N. Pham, K. Narita, H. V. Dinh, S. Hiromoto, E. Kobayashi; In Vitro Corrosion Properties of Mg Matrix In Situ Composites Fabricated by Spark Plasma Sintering, Metals 2017; 7 (9), 358
  5. K. Narita, E. Kobayashi, T. Sato; Sintering behavior and mechanical properties of Mg/β-tricalcium phosphate composites sintered by spark plasma sintering, Materials Transaction 2016; 57; 1620-7
  6. N. Cao, K. Narita, E. Kobayashi, T. Sato; Evolution of the microstructure and mechanical properties of Mg-matrix in situ composites during spark plasma sintering, Powder Metallurgy 2016;1–6


  1. The 87th ECSJ Spring Meeting (Nagoya, Japan)/ Mar 2020
  2. Batteries, Gordon Research Conference/Gordon Research Seminar (Ventura, US)/ Feb 2020
  3. 226th Electrochemical Society meeting (Atlanta, US)/ Oct 2019; 3D architected pyrolytic carbon electrodes with multi-scale controlling factors (Poster)
  4. Materials Research Society Fall meeting (Boston, US)/ Nov 2018; 3D Architected Pyrolytic Carbon as Efficient Battery Electrode (Oral)
  5. The 63rd Japan Society of Applied Physics Spring Meeting 2016 (Tokyo, Japan)/ Mar 2016; Invited talk: Pursue my dream as a researcher —choice of PhD in a western country— (Oral)
  6. 24th International Symposium on Processing and Fabrication of Advanced Materials (Osaka, Japan)/ Dec 2015; Mechanical Properties Before and After in Vitro Corrosion for Mg/β-TCP Composites Fabricated by Spark Plasma Sintering (Oral)
  7. The 12th Young Metallurgist Meeting (Kanagawa, Japan)/ Nov 2015; Microstructure and Strength Change due to Corrosion of Mg/Calcium Phosphates Composites (Best Presentation Award) (Poster)
  8. Biomaterials International 2015 (Kenting, Taiwan)/ June 2015; Microstructure, Initial Strength and Mechanical Integrity of Mg/β-TCP Composites Fabricated by Spark Plasma Sintering (Oral)
  9. The 127th Conference of Japan Institute of Light Metals (Tokyo, Japan)/ Nov 2014 Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Mg/β-TCP Composites Fabricated by Spark Plasma Sintering (Oral)
  10. Asia-Ocean Top University League on Engineering (AOTULE) 2012 7th Student Conference (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)/ Nov 2012; Creativity Laboratory in Metallurgy -Making Fuel Cell- (Oral)