Peer reviewed original papers

36. In preparation

35. In preparation

34. In preparation

33. Y. Arai, H. Morigayama, T. Aoki, R. Inoue* (In preparation)

32. H. KozuR. Inoue* (Under review)


31. Y. Arai, H. Morigayama, R. Inoue*, T. Aoki, Environmental effects on degradation behavior in YbGdSi ternary system at elevated temperaturesCeram. Int., Accepted,

30. Y. Arai, R. Inoue*, H. Kakisawa, Optical imaging of surface strain distribution up to 1500: Development of micro-speckle pattern, Int. J. Ceramic Eng. Sci., Accepted,  Open access

29. Relationship between the microstructures and Young’s modulus of three-dimensional networked porous carbon material, Y. Arai*, Y. Daigo, E. Kojo, R. Inoue, Y. Kogo, J. Mater. Sci., 56 (2021) 10338-10352. (IF=3.553)

28. Y. Arai*, R. Inoue, H. Kakisawa, Anisotropic crack propagation behavior for the silicon-bond coat layer in a multilayer coated systemInt. J. Appl. Ceram. Technol., 18: 947-956. (IF=1.762)

27. Oxidation behavior of Ytterbium Silicide in Air, and Steam, T. Miyazaki, S. Usami, Y. Arai, T. Tsunoura, R. Inoue*, T. Aoki, R. Tamura, Y. Kogo, Intermetallics, 128, (2021) 106992, (IF=3.398)


26. Thermal Protection Performance of Polymethylmethacrylate-Impregnated Porous Carbon Materials with Three Different Densities, Y. Kubota*, K. Yoko, T. Fujita, R. Inoue, Y. Kogo, J. Spacecr. Rockets., 2020 57:5, 985-994, (IF=1.016)

25. Enhanced evaporation of porous materials with micropores and high porosity, N. Unno*, K. Yuki, R. Inoue, Y. Kogo, J. Taniguchi, S. Satake, J.  Therm. Sci. Tech.-Jpn, 15, 1 (2020) 1-9. (IF=0.686) Open access

24. Phase stability of Yb-Gd-Si ternary alloys at elevated temperature, H. Morigayama, T. Miyazaki, S. Usami, Y. Arai, T. Tsunoura, R. Inoue*, T. Aoki, R. Tamura, Y. Kogo, J. Alloys Compd., 825, (2020) 154098.


23. Y. Arai, R. Inoue*, Detection of small delamination in mullite/Si/SiC model EBC system by pulse thermography, J. Adv. Ceram., 8 (2019) 438–447. (IF=2.889) Open access

22. Y. Arai, R. Inoue*, K. Goto, Y. Kogo, Carbon fiber reinforced ultra-high temperature ceramic matrix composites: A review, Ceram. Int., 45 (2019) 14481–14489. (IF=3.830)

21. Y. Kubota*, Y. Arai, M. Yano, R. Inoue, K. Goto, Y. Kogo, Oxidation and recession of plain weave carbon fiber reinforced ZrB2-SiC-ZrC in oxygen–hydrogen torch environment, J. Eur. Ceram. Soc., 39 (2019) 2812–2823. (IF=4.495)

20. T. Miyazaki, S. Usami, R. Inoue*, Y. Kogo, Y. Arai, Oxidation behavior of ytterbium silicide, Ceram. Int., 45 (2019) 9560–9566. (IF=3.830)

19. R. Inoue*, J. Nakano, T. Nakamura, T. Ube, T. Iida, Y. Kogo, Mechanical and thermoelectric properties of intragranular SiC- Nanoparticle/Mg2Si composites, J. Alloys Compd., 775 (2019) 657–666. (IF=4.650)

18. Y. Kubota*, T. Fujita, Y. Kaneda, R. Inoue, Y. Kogo, Thermal Protection Performance of Porous Carbon Ablators with Three Different Matrices, J. Spacecr. Rockets. 55 (2018) 1222–1229. (IF=1.106)

17. R. Inoue*, Y. Arai, H. Kakisawa, In situ observation and strain distribution measurements of atmospheric plasma-sprayed mullite and Si multilayered coatings on SiC substrates, J. Mater. Sci., 54 (2019) 2824–2835. (IF=3.553)


16. R. Inoue*, Y. Arai, Y. Kubota, K. Goto, Y. Kogo, Development of short- and continuous carbon fiber-reinforced ZrB2-SiC-ZrC matrix composites for thermal protection systems, Ceram. Int., 44 (2018) 15859–15867. (IF=3.830)

15. G. Yeroslavsky, M. Kamimura, R. Inoue, Y. Kogo, K. Soga*, Visualization of Strain in Elastic Silicone Polymers Using Fluorescence Energy Transfer, J. Photopolym. Sci. Technol. 31 (2018) 533–540. (IF=0.934) Open access

14. R. Inoue*, Y. Arai, Y. Kubota, Y. Kogo, K. Goto, Oxidation of ZrB2 and its composites: a review, J. Mater. Sci. (2018) 1–22. (IF=3.553)

13. R. Inoue*, Y. Arai, Y. Kubota, K. Goto, Y. Kogo, Oxidation behavior of carbon fiber-dispersed ZrB2-SiC-ZrC triple phase matrix composites in an oxyhydrogen torch environment, Ceram. Int. 44 (2018) 8387–8396. (IF=3.830)

12. Y. Kubota*, M. Yano, R. Inoue, Y. Kogo, K. Goto, Oxidation behavior of ZrB2-SiC-ZrC in oxygen-hydrogen torch environment, J. Eur. Ceram. Soc. 38 (2018) 1095–1102. (IF=4.495)

11. R. Inoue*, Y. Arai, Y. Kubota, Y. Kogo, K. Goto, Initial oxidation behaviors of ZrB2-SiC-ZrC ternary composites above 2000J. Alloys Compd. 731 (2018) 310–317. (IF=4.650)


10. R. Inoue, J.M. Yang, H. Kakisawa, Y. Kagawa*, Mixed-Mode Fracture Criterion of Short Carbon Fiber-Dispersed SiC Matrix Composite, J. Ceram. Sci. Tech. 8 (2017) 223–232. https://doi:10.4416/JCST2016-00108 (IF=1.220) Open access

9. R. Inoue*, Y. Arai, Y. Kubota, Oxidation behaviors of ZrB2 –SiC binary composites above 2000 °C, Ceram. Int., 43 (2017) 8081–8088. (IF=3.830)

8. T. Niuchi, J. Koyanagi*, R. Inoue, Y. Kogo, Molecular dynamics study of the interfacial strength between carbon fiber and phenolic resin, Adv. Comp. Mat., 26 (2017) 569–581. (IF=1.393)

7. Y. Kubota*, H. Tanaka, Y. Arai, R. Inoue, Y. Kogo, K. Goto, Oxidation behavior of ZrB2-SiC-ZrC at 1700°C, J. Eur. Ceram. Soc. 37 (2017) 1187–1194. (IF=4.495)

Before 2016

6. Y. Arai, R. Inoue*, H. Tanaka, Y. Kogo, K. Goto, In-situ observation of oxidation behavior in ZrB2-SiC-ZrC ternary composites up to 1500 using high-temperature observation system, J. Ceram. Soc. Jpn. 124 (2016) 890–897. (IF=1.067) Open access

5. T. Niuchi, J. Koyanagi*, R. Inoue, Y. Kogo, A Molecular Dynamics for the Interfacial Strength between Carbon Fiber and Phenolic Resin, Journal of the Japan Society for Composite Materials. 42 (2016) 59–66. Open access

4. J. Koyanagi*, K.-I. Hirai, A. Nakazato, R. Inoue, T. Ube, Estimation of the Highest Surface Temperature for CFRP Ablator by Raman Analysis, Trans. Jpn. Soc. Aero. Space Sci. 59 (2016) 364–370. (IF=0.437)

3. R. Inoue, H. Kakisawa*, T. Sumitomo, Y. Kagawa, Quantitative evaluation of toughening mechanisms in abalone nacre, J. Ceram. Soc. Jpn. 121 (2013) 258–260. (IF=1.067) Open access

2. R. Inoue, J.M. Yang, H. Kakisawa, Y. Kagawa*, Mode I fracture toughness of short carbon fiber-dispersed SiC matrix composite fabricated by melt infiltration process, Ceram. Int. 39 (2013) 8341–8346. (IF=3.830Open access

1. H. Kakisawa*, T. Sumitomo, R. Inoue, Y. Kagawa, Fabrication of nature-inspired bulk laminar composites by a powder processing, Comp. Sci. Tech. 70 (2010) 161–166. (IF=7.094)

Peer-reviewed international conference proceedings

6. H. Wei, R Inoue, A. Aimi, K. Fujimoto, K. Nishio*, Thermal expansion coefficient controlled Cu-ZrW2-xMoxO8 cermet material prepared using spark plasma sintering method, Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings. No. 2, pp233-240, Wiley-American Ceramic Society, 2019.

5. Y. Kaneda, Ryo Inoue*, Y. Kogo, Fabrication procedure for porous carbon material with three dimensionally networked structure, Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings. No. 3, pp77-86, Wiley-American Ceramic Society, 2019.

4. R. Inoue*, G. Li, E. Kojo, M. Nakajima, Y. Kubota, Y. Kogo, (2018). Experimental Investigation and Analysis of Mechanical Properties of Three‐Dimensionally Networked Porous Carbon Material. In Proceedings of the 12th Pacific Rim Conference on Ceramic and Glass Technology (eds D. Singh, M. Fukushima, Y. Kim, K. Shimamura, N. Imanaka, T. Ohji, J. Amoroso and M. Lanagan). doi:10.1002/9781119494096.ch8

3. T. Nakamura, R. Inoue*, S. Hasegawa, Y. Kogo, T. Iida, (2017). Mechanical Properties and Fracture Behavior of Mg2Si after Heat Exposure. MRS Advances, 2(54), 3291-3297

2. R. Inoue*, K. Chikamoto, Y. Kogo, H. Kakisawa, Effect of Heat Exposure on the Microstructures and Mechanical Properties of 3Al2O3·2SiO2/Si/SiC Coating System, in: Advances in High Temperature Ceramic Matrix Composites and Materials for Sustainable Development; Ceramic Transactions, Volume CCLXIII, John Wiley & Sons, Inc, Hoboken, NJ, USA, 2017: pp. 443–450. doi:10.1002/9781119407270.ch41.

1. R. Inoue, H. Kakisawa, Y. Kagawa*, Fracture Criterion of Short Carbon Fiber-Dispersed SiC Matrix Composite Under Mixed Mode Loading Condition, in: Design, Development, and Applications of Structural Ceramics, Composites, and Nanomaterials, John Wiley & Sons, Inc, Hoboken, NJ, USA, 2014: pp. 53–60. doi:10.1002/9781118889770.ch5.

Books, Book chapters

3. T. Iida R. Inoue, D. Shiojiri, N. Hirayama, N. Hamada, Y. Kogo, “2.16 - Silicide materials: Thermoelectric, mechanical properties, and durability for Mg-Si and Mn-Si” in Thermoelectric Energy Conversion Theories and Mechanisms, Materials, Devices, and Applications Woodhead Publishing Series in Electronic and Optical Materials (2021) pp. 389-427,

2. 軽量ハイブリッドセラミックス材料の開発、香川 豊、西岡 潔、井上 、自動車の軽量化テクノロジー~材料・成形・接合・強度、燃費・電費性能の向上を目指して~、査読なし(2014)

1. 山添 正裕井上 、垣澤 英樹、香川 豊、日本機械学會誌,貝殻の構造を模擬したコーティング材料 : 熱エネルギー制御への展開(<小特集>生物に学ぶ機械工学〜持続可能な社会を拓くバイオミメティクス〜), 117, 90-93 (2014).