Shuichi Kinoshita

Summary

Affiliation: Osaka University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. pmc Mechanisms of structural colour in the Morpho butterfly: cooperation of regularity and irregularity in an iridescent scale
    Shuichi Kinoshita
    Department of Physics, Graduate School of Science, Osaka University, Toyonaka, Japan
    Proc Biol Sci 269:1417-21. 2002
  2. pmc Wavelength-selective and anisotropic light-diffusing scale on the wing of the Morpho butterfly
    Shinya Yoshioka
    Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Toyonaka, Osaka 560 0043, Japan
    Proc Biol Sci 271:581-7. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Structural colors in nature: the role of regularity and irregularity in the structure
    Shuichi Kinoshita
    Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Yamadaoka 1 3, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    Chemphyschem 6:1442-59. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Single-scale spectroscopy of structurally colored butterflies: measurements of quantified reflectance and transmittance
    Shinya Yoshioka
    Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    J Opt Soc Am A Opt Image Sci Vis 23:134-41. 2006
  5. pmc Structural or pigmentary? Origin of the distinctive white stripe on the blue wing of a Morpho butterfly
    Shinya Yoshioka
    Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    Proc Biol Sci 273:129-34. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Investigation of structural colors in Morpho butterflies using the nonstandard-finite-difference time-domain method: Effects of alternately stacked shelves and ridge density
    Dong Zhu
    Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Suita 565 0871, Japan
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 80:051924. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Direct determination of the refractive index of natural multilayer systems
    Shinya Yoshioka
    Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 83:051917. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Rugged fitness landscapes of Kauffman models with a scale-free network
    Kazumoto Iguchi
    70 3 Shinhari, Hari, Anan, Tokushima 774 0003, Japan
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 72:061901. 2005

Collaborators

  • Shinya Yoshioka
  • Dong Zhu
  • Kazumoto Iguchi
  • James B Cole
  • Dongsheng Cai
  • Hiroaki Yamada

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc Mechanisms of structural colour in the Morpho butterfly: cooperation of regularity and irregularity in an iridescent scale
    Shuichi Kinoshita
    Department of Physics, Graduate School of Science, Osaka University, Toyonaka, Japan
    Proc Biol Sci 269:1417-21. 2002
    ..Using a simple model, we have shown that the combined action of interference and diffraction is essential for the structural colour of the Morpho butterfly...
  2. pmc Wavelength-selective and anisotropic light-diffusing scale on the wing of the Morpho butterfly
    Shinya Yoshioka
    Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Toyonaka, Osaka 560 0043, Japan
    Proc Biol Sci 271:581-7. 2004
    ..The quantitative analyses for the wavelength-selection mechanism and the peculiar optical diffuser are given and the role of such a special optical effect is discussed from physical and biological viewpoints...
  3. ncbi request reprint Structural colors in nature: the role of regularity and irregularity in the structure
    Shuichi Kinoshita
    Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Yamadaoka 1 3, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    Chemphyschem 6:1442-59. 2005
    ..Finally, we propose a general principle of structural colors based on structural hierarchy and show their up-to-date applications...
  4. ncbi request reprint Single-scale spectroscopy of structurally colored butterflies: measurements of quantified reflectance and transmittance
    Shinya Yoshioka
    Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    J Opt Soc Am A Opt Image Sci Vis 23:134-41. 2006
    ..Further, we have performed the angle-resolved measurement of the reflected light to characterize the spatial pattern of reflection, which is closely related to the mechanism of reflection...
  5. pmc Structural or pigmentary? Origin of the distinctive white stripe on the blue wing of a Morpho butterfly
    Shinya Yoshioka
    Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    Proc Biol Sci 273:129-34. 2006
    ..Quantitative optical measurements and analysis using a simple model for the wing structure reveal the origin of the higher reflectance which makes the white stripe brighter...
  6. ncbi request reprint Investigation of structural colors in Morpho butterflies using the nonstandard-finite-difference time-domain method: Effects of alternately stacked shelves and ridge density
    Dong Zhu
    Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Suita 565 0871, Japan
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 80:051924. 2009
    ..Finally, the polarization dependence of the reflection and the importance of the alternating multilayer are discussed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Direct determination of the refractive index of natural multilayer systems
    Shinya Yoshioka
    Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 83:051917. 2011
    ..We demonstrate that the complex refractive index and its wavelength dependence can be successfully determined for one kind of beetle...
  8. ncbi request reprint Rugged fitness landscapes of Kauffman models with a scale-free network
    Kazumoto Iguchi
    70 3 Shinhari, Hari, Anan, Tokushima 774 0003, Japan
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 72:061901. 2005
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