Taketomo is in his first year of working towards his PhD. His research centres on advancing ChemDataExtractor, a chemistry-aware text-mining program developed in the Molecular Engineering group, to extract material-property relationships to auto-generate chemical databases. He is also building new knowledge representation for chemical applications.
Taketomo received his MSci degree in Natural Sciences (specialising in Physics) at the University of Cambridge. His Masters project involved developing the use of Matrix Product States for machine learning.