RAJAN, Robin Assistant Professor
School of Materials Science, Materials Chemistry Area
PhD Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
◆Professional Experience
: Postdoctoral Researcher at Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (2016), Research Fellow at Nanyang Technological University (2018)
Polymer chemistry
◆Research Keywords
Organic Chemistry, Biomaterials, Polymer Science


◆Published Papers
Molecular mechanisms of cell cryopreservation with polyampholytes studied by solid-state NMR
Kazuaki Matsumura, Fumiaki Hayashi, Toshio Nagashima, Robin Rajan, Suong-Hyu Hyon
Communications Materials, -, 2021
Oxidized Polysaccharides as Green and Sustainable Biomaterials
Kazuaki Matsumura, Robin Rajan
Current Organic Chemistry, -, 2021
Review of the current state of protein aggregation inhibition from a materials chemistry perspective: special focus on polymeric materials
Robin Rajan, Sana Ahmed, Neha Sharma, Nishant Kumar, Alisha Debas, Kazuaki Matsumura
Materials Advances, -, 2021
Molecular design of polyampholytes for vitrification-induced preservation of three-dimensional cell constructs without using liquid nitrogen.
Kazuaki Matsumura, Sho Hatakeyama, Toshiaki Naka, Hiroshi Ueda, Robin Rajan, Daisuke Tanaka, Suong-Hyu Hyon
Biomacromolecules, -, 2020
Design of Stimuli-Responsive Polyampholytes and Their Transformation into Micro-Hydrogels for Drug Delivery
Robin Rajan, Nathapong Pangkom, Kazuaki Matsumura
ACS Symposium Series, 1350, 47-62, 2020
Protein aggregation inhibitor containing polymer of sulfobetaine having (meth)acryloyl group.
Matsumura Toshiaki, Robin Rajan, Furukawa Tsuyoshi, Maehara Kentaro, Saruwatari Yoshiyuki
PCT Int. Appl., WO2016181975A1, 31pp.-, 2016
Zwitterionic polymers and nanogels as new and potent class of protein aggregation inhibitors
Rajan Robin, Makhaik Sparsh, Matsumura Kazuaki
Front. Bioeng. Biotechnol., 4, -, 2016
Synthetic polymers for cellular cryopreservation: A new and versatile class of cryoprotectants
Rajan Robin, Matsumura Kazuaki
Front. Bioeng. Biotechnol., 4, -, 2016
Development and Application of Cryoprotectants. In Survival Strategies in Extreme Cold and Desiccation
339-354, Springer, 2018
Medical Application of Polyampholytes. In Biopolymers for Medical Applications
164-181, CRC Press, 2016
Cell and Materials Interface in Cryobiology and Cryoprotection. In Cell and Material Interface: Advances in Tissue Engineering, Biosensor, Implant, and Imaging Technologies
163-186, CRC Press, 2015

■Contributions to  Society

◆Academic Society Affiliations
American Chemical Society, Royal Society of Chemistry, Society for Biomaterials and Artificial Organs India