Kuroda M., Tachibana S., Sakamoto N. and Yurimoto H. (2019) Fast diffusion path for water in silica glass. Am. Mineral. in press.

Sugahara H., Takano Y., Tachibana S., Sugawara I., Chikaraishi Y., Ogawa N. O., Ohkouchi N., Kouchi A. and Yurimoto H. (2019) Molecular and isotopic compositions of nitrogen-containing organic molecules formed during UV-irradiation of simulated interstellar ice. Geochem. J. 53, in press.

Isono Y., Tachibana S., Naraoka H., Orthous-Daunay F.-R., Piani L. and Kebukawa Y. (2019) Bulk chemical characteristics of soluble polar organic molecules formed through condensation of formaldehyde: Comparison with soluble organic molecules in Murchison meteorite. Geochem. J. 53, in press.

Orthous-Daunay F.-R., Piani L., Flandinet L., Thissen R., Wolters C., Vuitton V., Poch O., Moynier F., Sugawara I., Naraoka H. and Tachibana S. (2019) Ultraviolet-photon fingerprints on chondritic large organic molecules. Geochem. J. 53, in press.

Noguchi M., Tachibana S. and Nagahara H. (2019) Diffusivity and solubility of methane in ice Ih. Geochem. J. 53, in press.

Yamamoto D., Kuroda M., Tachibana S., Sakamoto N. and Yurimoto H. (2018) Oxygen isotopic exchange between amorphous silicate and water vapor and its implications to oxygen isotopic evolution in the early Solar System. Astrophys. J. 865, 98 (14pp).

Fujimoto Y., Kurmholz M. R. and Tachibana S. (2018) Short-lived radioisotopes in meteorites from Galactic-scale correlated star formation. Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc. 480, 4025-4039. doi:10.1093/mnras/sty2132

Yamamoto D. and Tachibana S. (2018) Water vapor pressure dependence of crystallization kinetics of amorphous forsterite. ACS Earth Space Chem. 2, 778-786. doi:10.1021/acsearthspacechem.8b00047

Kuroda M., Tachibana S., Sakamoto N., Nakamura M., Okumura S. and Yurimoto H. (2018) Water diffusion in silica glass through pathways formed by hydroxyls. Am. Mineral. 103, 412-417. doi:10.2138/am-2018-6208

Telus M., Huss G. R., Nagashima K., Ogliore R. C. and Tachibana S. (2018) In situ 60Fe-60Ni systematics of chondrules from unequilibrated ordinary chondrites. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 221, 342-357. doi:10.1016/j.gca.2017.06.013

Terada K., Sato A., Ninomiya K., Kawashima Y., Shimomura K., Yoshida G., Kawai Y., Osawa T. and Tachibana S. (2017) Non-destructive elemental analysis of a carbonaceous chondrite with direct current Muon beam at MuSIC. Scientific Reports 7, 15478. doi:10.1038/s41598-017-15719-5

Takigawa A., Kamizuka T., Tachibana S. and Yamamura I. (2017) Dust formation and wind acceleration around the aluminum oxide-rich AGB star W Hydrae. Science Advances 3, eaao2149. doi:10.1126/sciadv.aao2149

Tachibana S., Kouchi A., Hama T., Oba Y., Piani L., Sugawara I., Endo Y., Hidaka H., Kimura Y., Murata K., Yurimoto H. and Watanabe N. (2017) Liquid-like behavior of UV-irradiated interstellar ice analog at low temperatures. Science Advances 3, eaao2538. doi:10.1126/sciadv.aao2538

Yabuta H., Noguchi T., Itoh S., Nakamura T., Miyake A., Tsujimoto S., Ohashi N., Sakamoto N., Hashiguchi M., Abe K., Okubo A., Kilcoyne A. L. D., Tachibana S., Okazaki R., Terada K., Ebihara M. and Nagahara H. (2017) Formation of an ultracarbonaceous Antarctic micrometeorite through minimal aqueous alteration in a small porous icy body. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 214, 172-190. doi:10.1016/j.gca.2017.06.047

Noguchi T., Yabuta H., Itoh S., Sakamoto N., Mitsunari T., Okubo A., Okazaki R., Nakamura T., Tachibana S., Terada K., Ebihara M., Imae N., Kimura M. and Nagahara H. (2017) Variation of mineralogy and organic material during the early stages of aqueous activity recorded in Antarctic micrometeorites. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 208, 119-144. doi:10.1016/j.gca.2017.03.034

Kebukawa Y., Chan Q. H. S., Tachibana S., Kobayashi K. and Zolensky M. E. (2017) One-pot synthesis of amino acid precursors with insoluble organic matter in planetesimals with aqueous activity. Science Advances 3, e1602093. doi:10.1126/sciadv.1602093

Sawada H., Okazaki R., Tachibana S., Sakamoto K., Takano Y., Okamoto C., Yano H., Miura Y. N., Abe M., Hasegawa, S., Noguchi T. and the Hayabusa2 SMP Team (2017) Hayabusa2 sampler: Collection of asteroidal surface material. Space Sci. Rev. 208, 81-106. doi:10.1007/s11214-017-0338-8

Piani L., Tachibana S., Hama T., Tanaka H., Endo Y., Sugawara I., Dessimoulie L., Kimura Y., Miyake A., Matsuno J., Tsuchiyama A., Fujita K., Nakatsubo S., Fukushi H., Mori S., Chigai T., Yurimoto H. and Kouchi A. (2017) Evolution of morphological and physical properties of laboratory interstellar organic residues with ultraviolet irradiation. Astrophys. J. 837, doi:10.3847/1538-4357/aa5ca6

Okazaki R., Sawada H., Yamanouchi S., Tachibana S., Miura Y. N., Sakamoto K., Takano Y., Abe M., Itoh S., Yamada K., Yabuta H., Okamoto C., Yano H., Noguchi T., Nakamura T., Nagao K. and The Hayabusa2 SMP Team (2016) Hayabusa2 sample catcher and container: Metal-seal system for vacuum encapsulation of returned samples with volatiles and organic compounds recovered from C-type asteroid Ryugu. Space Sci. Rev. 208, 107-124. doi:10.1007/s11214-016-0289-5

Sekine Y., Shibuya T., Postberg F., Hsu H. -W., Suzuki K., Masaki Y., Kuwatani T., Mori M., Hong P. K., Yoshizaki M., Tachibana S. and Sirono S. (2015) High-temperature water-rock interactions and hydrothermal environments in the chondrite-like core of Enceladus. Nature Communications 6, doi:10.1038/ncomms9604

Okazaki R., Noguchi T., Tsujimoto S., Tobimatsu Y. Nakamura T., Ebihara M., Itoh S., Nagahara H., Tachibana S., Terada K. and Yabuta H. (2015) Mineralogy and noble gas isotopes of micrometeorites collected from Antarctic snow. Earth, Planets and Space 67, doi:10.1186/s40623-015-0261-8

Takigawa A., Tachibana S., Nagahara H. and Ozawa K. (2015) Evaporation and condensation kinetics of corundum: The origin of the 13-μm feature of oxygen-rich AGB stars. Astrophys. J. Suppl., 218, doi:10.1088/0067-0049/218/1/2

Hsu H. -W., Postberg F., Sekine Y., Shibuya T., Kempf S., Horányi M., Juhász A., Altobelli N., Suzuki K., Masaki Y., Kuwatani T., Tachibana S., Sirono S., Moragas-Klostermeyer G. and Srama R. (2015) Ongoing hydrothermal activities within Enceladus. Nature 519, 207-210. doi:10.1038/nature14262

Connolly H. C., Jr., Lauretta D. S., Walsh K. J., Tachibana S. and Bottke W. F. Jr. (2015) Towards understanding the dynamical evolution of asteroid 25143 Itokawa: constraints from sample analysis. Earth Planet. Sci. 67, doi:10.1186/s40623-015-0185-3

Tachibana S., Abe M., Arakawa M., Fujimoto M., Iijima Y., Ishiguro M., K. Kitazato, Kobayashi N., Namiki N., Okada T., Okazaki R., Sawada H., Sugita S., Takano Y., Tanaka S., Watanabe S., Yoshikawa M., Kuninaka H. and the Hayabusa2 Project Team (2014) Hayabusa2: Scientific importance of samples returned from C-type near-Earth asteroid (162173) 1999 JU3. Geochem. J. 48, 571-587. doi:10.2343/geochemj.2.0350

Terada K., Ninomiya K., Osawa T., Tachibana S., Miyake Y., Kubo M. K., Kawamura N., Higemoto W., Tsuchiyama A., Ebihara M. and Uesugi M. (2014) A new X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy for extraterrestrial materials using a muon beam. Scientific Reports 4, doi:10.1038/srep05072

Sekine Y., Takano Y., Yano H., Funase R., Takai K., Ishihara M., Shibuya T., Tachibana S., Kuramoto K., Yabuta H., Kimura J. and Furukawa Y. (2014) Exploration of Enceladus' water-rich plumes toward understanding of chemistry and biology of the interior ocean. Aerospace Technology Japan - The ISTS special issue of Transactions of JSASS-, 2013-k-60. doi:10.2322/tastj.12.Tk_7

Sakai R., Nagahara H., Ozawa K. and Tachibana S. (2014) Composition of the lunar magma ocean constrained by the conditions for the crust formation. Icarus 229, 45-56. doi:10.1016/j.icarus.2013.10.031

Fujita K., Ozawa T., Okudaira K., Mikouchi T., Suzuki T., Takayanagi H., Tsuda Y., Ogawa N., Tachibana S. and Satoh T. (2014) Conceptual study and key technology development for Mars aeroflyby sample collection. Acta Astronautica 93, 84-93. doi:10.1016/j.actaastro.2013.07.009

Takigawa A., Tachibana S., Huss G. R., Nagashima K., Makide K., Krot A. N. and Nagahara H. (2014) Morphology and crystal structures of solar and presolar Al2O3 in unequilibrated ordinary chondrites. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 124, 309-327. doi:10.1016/j.gca.2013.09.013

Tachibana S., Tamada S., Kawasaki H., Ozawa K. and Nagahara H. (2013) Interdiffusion of Mg-Fe in olivine at 1,400-1,600°C and 1 atm total pressure. Phys. Chem. Min. 40, 511-519. doi:10.1007/s00269-013-0588-2

Telus M., Huss G. R., Ogliore R. C., Nagashima K. and Tachibana S. (2012) Recalculation of data for short-lived radionuclide systems using less-biased ratio estimation. Meteorit. Planet. Sci. 47, 2013-2030. doi:10.1111/maps.12041

Takigawa A. and Tachibana S. (2012) Crystallographically anisotropic shape of forsterite: New probe for evaluating dust formation history from infrared spectroscopy. Astrophys. J. 750, 149-164. doi:10.1088/0004-637X/750/2/149

Kurosawa K., Kadono T., Sugita S., Shigemori K., Sakaiya T., Hironaka Y., Ozaki N., Shiroshita A., Cho Y., Tachibana S., Vinci T., Ohno S., Kodama R., and Matsui T. (2012) Shock-induced silicate vaporization: The role of electrons. J. Geophys. Res. 117, E4. doi:10.1029/2011JE004031

Tachibana S., Nagahara H., Ozawa K., Ikeda, Y., Nomura, R., Tatsumi, K., and Joh, Y. (2011) Kinetic condensation and evaporation of metallic iron and implications for metallic iron dust formation. Astrophys. J. 736, 16. doi:10.1088/0004-637X/736/1/16

Sekine Y., Tajika E., Tada R., Hirai T., Goto T. K., Kuwatani T., Goto K., Yamamoto S., Tachibana S., Isozaki Y., and Kirschvink J. L. (2011) Manganese enrichment in the Gowganda Formation of the Huronian Supergroup: A highly oxidizing shallow-marine environment after the last Huronian glaciation. Earth Planet. Sci. Letters 307, 201-210. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2011.05.001

Pascucci I. and Tachibana S. (2010) The clearing of protoplanetary disks and of the protosolar nebula. In Protoplanetary Dust: Astrophysical and Cosmochemical Perspectives (Eds. D. Apai and D. S. Lauretta), Cambridge Univ. Press, p.263-298.

Kita N. T., Nagahara H., Tachibana S., Tomomura S., Spicuzza M. J., Fournelle J. H. and Valley J. W. (2010) High precision SIMS oxygen three isotope study of chondrules in LL3 chondrites: Role of ambient gas during chondrule formation. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 74, 6610-6635. doi:10.1016/j.gca.2010.08.011

Kurosawa K., Sugita S., Kadono T., Shigemori K., Hironaka Y., Otani K., Sano T., Shiroshita A., Ozaki N., Miyanishi K., Sakaiya T., Sekine Y., Tachibana S., Nakamura K., Fukuzaki S., Ohno S., Kodama R., and Matsui T. (2010) In-situ spectroscopic observations of silicate vaporization due to >10 km/s impacts using laser driven projectiles. Geophysical Research Letters 37, L23203, doi:10.1029/2010GL045330

Mishra R. K., Goswami J. N., Tachibana S., Huss G. R. and Rudraswami N. G. (2010) 60Fe and 26Al in chondrules from unequilibrated chondrites: Implications for early solar system processes. Astrophys. J. Letters 714, L217-L221. doi:10.1088/2041-8205/714/2/L217

Koike C., Imai Y., Chihara H., Suto H., Murata K., Tsuchiyama A., Tachibana S. and Ohara S. (2010) Effects of forsterite grain shape on infrared spectra. Astrophys. J. 709, 983-992. doi:10.1088/0004-637X/709/2/983

Nagahara H., Ozawa K., Ogawa R., Tachibana S. and Chiba H. (2009) Laboratory condensation and reaction of silicate dust. In Cosmic Dust - Near and Far (Eds. Th. Henning, E. Grun and J. Steinacker), ASP Conf. Ser., p.403-410.

Takigawa A., Tachibana S., Nagahara H., Ozawa K. and Yokoyama M. (2009) Anisotropic evaporation of forsterite and its implication for dust formation conditions in circumstellar environments. Astrophys. J. Letters 707, L97-L101. doi:10.1088/0004-637X/707/1/L97

Takigawa A., Miki J., Tachibana S., Huss G. R., Tominaga N., Umeda H. and Nomoto K. (2008) Injection of short-lived radionuclides into the early solar system from a faint supernova with mixing-fallback. Astrophys. J. 688, 1382-1387. doi:10.1086/592184

Suto H., Sogawa H., Tachibana S., Koike C., Karoji H., Tsuchiyama A., Chihara H., Mizutani K., Akedo J., Ogiso K., Fukui T., Ohara S. (2006) Low temperature single crystal reflection spectra of forsterite. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society Main Journal 370, 1599-1606. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2966.2006.10594.x

Yamada M., Tachibana S., Nagahara H. and Ozawa K. (2006) Anisotropy of Mg isotopic fractionation during evaporation and Mg self-diffusion of forsterite in vacuum. Planetary and Space Science 54, 1096-1106. doi:10.1016/j.pss.2006.05.020

Tachibana S., Huss G. R., Kita N. T., Shimoda G. and Morishita Y. (2006) 60Fe in chondrites: Debris from a nearby supernova in the early solar system? Astrophys. J. Letters 639, L87-L90. doi:10.1086/503201

Sogawa H., Koike C., Chihara H., Suto H., Tachibana S., Tsuchiyama A. and Kozasa T. (2006) Infrared reflection spectra of forsterite crystal. Astron. Astrophys. 451, 357-361. doi:10.1051/0004-6361:20041538

Tachibana S. (2006) Chondrule formation and evolution of the early solar system. J. Mineral. Petrol. Sci. 101, 37-47. doi:10.2465/jmps.101.37

Kita N. T., Huss G. R., Tachibana S., Amelin Y., Nyquist L. E. and Hutcheon I. D. (2005) Constraints on the origin of chondrules and CAIs from short-lived and long-lived radionuclides. in Chondrites and the Protoplanetary Disk (eds. A. N. Krot, E. R. D. Scott and B. Reipurth), San Francisco: Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 558-587.

Nakamoto T., Hayashi M. R., Kita N. T. and Tachibana S. (2005) Chondrule-forming shock waves in the solar nebula by X-ray flares. in Chondrites and the Protoplanetary Disk (eds. A. N. Krot, E. R. D. Scott and B. Reipurth), San Francisco: Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 883-892.

Tachibana S. and Huss G. R. (2005) Sulfur isotope composition of putative primary troilite in chondrules from Bishunpur and Semarkona. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 69, 3074-3097. doi:10.1016/j.gca.2004.06.025

Nakamoto T., Kita N. T. and Tachibana S. (2005) Chondrule age distribution and rate of heating events for chondrule formation. Antarc. Met. Res. 18, 253-272.

Hua X., Huss G. R., Tachibana S. and Sharp T. G. (2005) Oxygen, silicon, and Mn-Cr isotopes of fayalite in the oxidized Kaba CV3 chondrite: Constraints for its formation history. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 69, 1333-1348. doi:10.1016/j.gca.2004.08.015

Tachibana S., Nagahara H., Mostefaoui S. and Kita N. T. (2003) Correlation between relative ages inferred from 26Al and bulk compositions of ferromagnesian chondrules in least equilibrated ordinary chondrites. Meteoritics Planet. Sci. 38, 939-962. doi:10.1111/j.1945-5100.2003.tb00289.x

Nakano H., Kouchi A., Tachibana S. and Tsuchiyama A. (2003) Evaporation of interstellar organic materials in the solar nebula. Astrophys. J. 592, 1252-1262. doi:10.1086/375856

Tachibana S. and Huss G. R. (2003) The initial abundance of 60Fe in the solar system. Astrophys. J. Letters 588, L41-L44. doi:10.1086/375362

Chihara H., Koike C., Tsuchiyama A., Tachibana S. and Sakamoto D. (2002) Compositional dependence of infrared absorption spectra of crystalline silicates. I. Mg-Fe pyroxenes. Astron. Astrophys. 391, 267-273. doi:10.1051/0004-6361:20020791

Mostefaoui S., Kita N. T., Togashi S., Tachibana S., Nagahara H. and Morishita Y. (2002) The relative formation ages of ferromagnesian chondrules inferred from their initial 26Al/27Al ratios. Meteoritics Planet. Sci. 37, 421-438. doi:10.1111/j.1945-5100.2002.tb00825.x

Tachibana S., Tsuchiyama A. and Nagahara H. (2002) Experimental study of incongruent evaporation kinetics of enstatite in vacuum and in hydrogen gas. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 66, 713-728. doi:10.1016/S0016-7037(01)00797-9

Tachibana S. (2001) Kinetic effects on evaporation and condensation of Mg-silicate dust particles moving in the turbulent protoplanetary disk. Proc. Japan Acad.Ser. B 77, 37-42. doi:10.2183/pjab.77.37

Tsuchiyama A., Tachibana S. and Takahashi T. (1999) Evaporation of forsterite in the primordial solar nebula; rates and accompanied isotopic fractionation. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 63, 2451-2466. doi:10.1016/S0016-7037(99)00190-8

Tachibana S., Tsuchiyama A. and Watanabe S. (1999) Evaporation of Fe and FeS in the active stage of the primordial solar nebula, and Fe/S fractionation. Antarc. Met. Res. 12, 213-242.

Tachibana S. and Tsuchiyama A. (1998) Incongruent evaporation of troilite (FeS) in the primordial solar nebula; an experimental study. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 62, 2005-2022. doi:10.1016/S0016-7037(98)00122-7

Tsuchiyama A., Takahashi T. and Tachibana S. (1998) Evaporation rates of forsterite in the system Mg2SiO4-H2. Mineral.J. 20, 113-126. doi:10.2465/minerj.20.113