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2017.02.06
Press:Our paper on Helically Twisted Tetracene: Synthesis, Crystal Structure, and Photophysical Properties of Hexabenzo[a,c,fg,j,l,op]tetracene has been selected as Synlett Best Paper Award 2016.
2017.02.02
Press: Our paper on Synthesis, Structure, and Reactivity of a Cylinder-Shaped Cyclo[12]orthophenylene[6]ethynylene: Toward the Synthesis of Zigzag Carbon Nanobelts has been highlight in Synfacts.
2016.02.01
Member:Dr. Guillaume Povie joined as Postdocs.
2017.01.16
Award: Dr. Yasutomo Segawa wins the 66th Chemical Society of Japan Award for Young Chemists.
2017.12.21
Award:Dr. Hideto Ito won the 11th Wakashachi Incentive Award Grand Prize.
2016.12.21
Publication: One-Step Annulative π-Extension of Alkynes with Dibenzosiloles or Dibenzogermoles by Palladium/o-chloranil Catalysis on Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.
2016.12.08
Mr. Kohei Tanaka was resigned. Farewell party
2016.11.15
Publication: Key Structural Elements of Unsymmetrical Cyanine Dyes for Highly Sensitive Fluorescence Turn-on DNA Probe on Chem. Asian J.
2016.10.26
Professor Kenichiro Itami's Nagase Prize special lecture has been featured in the November edition of Toshin Times (in Japanese).
2016.10.19
Publication: Cu-Catalyzed aromatic C–H imidation with N-fluorobenzenesulfonimide: mechanistic details and predictive models on Chem. Sci.
2016.10.13
Professor Kenichiro Itami receives the Holger Erdtman Lectureship Award from KTH, Sweden.
2016.10.13
Publication: Phenanthro[9,10-a]corannulene by one-step annulative π-extension of corannulene on Can. J. Chem.
2016.10.10
Publication: Synthesis, Structure, and Reactivity of a Cylinder-Shaped Cyclo[12]orthophenylene[6]ethynylene: Toward the Synthesis of Zigzag Carbon Nanobelts on Org. Lett.
2016.09.30
Itami Lab. was highlighted in the newspaper.
2016.09.30
Publication: Flexible Reaction Pocket on Bulky Diphosphine–Ir Complex Controls Regioselectivity in para-Selective C–H Borylation of Arenes on ACS Catal.
2016.09.28
Professor Kenichiro Itami received the Nagase Prize!! Nagase Prize
2016.09.23
Member: Dr. Liu Hong moved to Jiangnan University as an Associate Professor. Farewell party
2016.09.11
Publication: Synthesis and Properties of [8]-, [10]-, [12]-, and [16]Cyclo-1,4-naphthylenes on Chem. Sci.
2016.08.23
Publication: Macrocyclization by Rhodium-Catalyzed Cross-Cyclotrimerization of L-Shaped Diynes with Di-tert-butyl Acetylenedicarboxylate: Effect of Bent Linkers of Diynes on Eur. J. Org. Chem.
2016.08.08
Publication: Thiophene-Fused π-Systems from Diarylacetylenes and Elemental Sulfur on J. Am. Chem. Soc.
2016.08.03
Publication: Corannulene–Helicene Hybrids: Chiral π-Systems Comprising Both Bowl and Helical Motifs on Org. Lett.
2016.08.01
Publication: Construction of Covalent Organic Nanotubes by Light-Induced Cross-Linking of Diacetylene-Based Helical Polymers on J. Am. Chem. Soc.
2016.07.31
Member: Ms. Akiko Gocho was resigned. Farewell party
2016.06.01
Member: Dr. Tomohiro Fukushima and Dr. David R. Levine joined as Postdocs.
2016.05.17
Publication: Helically Twisted Tetracene: Synthesis, Crystal Structure, and Photophysical Properties of Hexabenzo[a,c,fg,j,l,op]tetracene on Synlett
2016.05.15
Prof. Itami participated as panelist in the G7 Science and Technology Ministers’ Meeting in Tsukuba, Ibaraki .
2016.05.13
Member: Ms. Torii was resigned.
2016.05.02
Outreach: Dr. Miura gave a seminar at Nagoya City Science Museum.
2016.04.28
Prof. Lawrence T. Scott visited our project.
2016.04.19
Seminar: Prof. Michael Haley
2016.04.12
Award: Dr. Yuhei Miyauchi is granted the Young Scientists’ Prize by MEXT.
2016.04.04
Press: Interview with Prof. Kenichiro Itami has been published on newspaper (Asahi Shinbun)
2016.04.01
Member: Dr. Feijiu Wang joined as Postdocs.