Welcome to the website of Adachi research group.

We are a group of scientists with diverse expertise to develop in-situ optical spectroscopy methods to understand various interesting phenomena at molecular level. One of our major interests is a fundamental crystal nucleation process. 


  • Oscar succesfully defended his PhD thesis. Congrats Dr. Oscar Urquidi! (posted May. 2, 2024)
  • We welcome new members, Dr. Konrad Hedderick, Dr. Zihan Li! (posted April. 2, 2024)
  • We welcome new members, Mr. Xicheng Yuan, Ms. Tetiana Khakhula, Mr. Vincent Chinarro! (posted Feb. 28, 2024)
  • Ms. Elisa Megroz joined us for her master project! Welcome Elisa! (posted Dec. 13, 2023)
  • Mr. Gabriel Cotting successfully defended his master thesis! (posted May. 5, 2023)
  • Our work got picked by the editor Dr. Rebecca Ragaz from the journal "Innovation CHEMIE PHARMA" and the art prepared by Oscar was used for the cover of the issue! Full story can be found here (written in German)! (posted Aug. 30, 2022)


  • Mr. Gabriel Cotting starts his master project in our group! Welcome Gabriel! (posted Aug. 15, 2022)
  • Natercia's first manuscript "Combined in vitro and in vivo investigation of barite microcrystals in Spirogyra (Zygnematophyceae, Charophyta)" is now accepted!!! Congrats Natercia!!!! (posted July 11, 2022)
  • We had so much fun participating in "La Nuit de la Science" at le parc de la Perle du Lac on July 9-10, 2022. The weather was so good and we even got a nice group picture in the same T-shirts with the Mont Blanc :) (posted July 11, 2022)




  • We happily started building our lab since September 2019! More news to be coming soon...