Molecular Nanocarbons

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2018.02.07
Seminar: Dr. Shu Tanaka
2018.02.05
Publication: Unidirectional molecular assembly alignment on graphene enabled by nanomechanical symmetry breaking in Scientific Reports.
2018.01.30
Publication: A Water-soluble Warped Nanographene: Synthesis and Applications for Photo-induced Cell Death in Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.
2018.01.26
Publication: Synthesis of partially and fully fused polyaromatics by annulative chlorophenylene dimerization in Science. press release
2018.01.18
Seminar: Dr. Hirotomo Nishihara
2018.01.14
Award: Prof. Itami receives the 35th CSJ Award for Creative Work 2018.
2018.01.12
Seminar: Prof. Masahiro Yamashita
2018.01.11
Publication: C–H Arylation of Phenanthrene with Trimethylphenylsilane by Pd/o-Chloranil Catalysis: Computational Studies on the Mechanism, Regioselectivity, and Role of o-Chloranil in J. Am. Chem. Soc.
2017.12.26
Publication: A Quintuple [6]Helicene with a Corannulene Core as a C5-symmetric Propeller-shaped π-System in Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.
2017.12.12
Seminar: Dr. Daisuke Kiriya.
2017.12.07
Press: Our movie on Youtube, "The moment the structure of the carbon nanobelt appeared" has been highlighted in Nature Spotlight.
2017.11.30
Member: Dr. Tomohiro Fukushima moved to Hokkaido University as an Assistant Professor. Farewell party
2017.11.27
Publication: Hole-transporting materials based on thiophene-fused arenes from sulfur-mediated thienannulations in Mater. Chem. Front.
2017.11.16
Award: Prof. Itami has been named as the 2017 Highly Cited Researchers by Clarivate Analytics.
2017.11.13
Award: Dr. Segawa has won Ishida Award 2017.
2017.11.05
Award: Dr. Ozaki has won The Excellent Presentation Awards in 26th Symposium on Organic Crystals.
2017.11.01
Member: Dr. Hideto Ito joined as the sub group leader of Chemical Synthesis group.
       Dr. Takehisa Maekawa joined as Postdocs.
2017.10.23
Press: Prof. Kenichiro Itami's interview has been featured in Technologist’s Magazine vol.10.
Cover picture
2017.10.04
Award: Mr. Akira Takakura has won "Young Scientist Poster Award" and "Journal of Materials Chemistry A award" in the 53th Fullerenes, Nanotubes, and Graphene General Symposium.
2017.10.01
Member: Ms. Masako Fushimi joined as a Technical Staff.
2017.09.26
Press: Prof. Itami's interview (in Japanese) in available in the Top Researchers website.
2017.09.08
Award: Prof. Itami has been selected as 2017 ICI Distinguished Lecturer in University of Calgary, Canada.
2017.09.01
Award: Dr. Ito won Verder-Scientific Award
2017.08.31
Publication: Oxidative Homocoupling Reaction of Aryltrimethylsilanes by Pd/o-chloranil Catalysis in Chem. Lett.
2017.08.24
Publication: Rapid Access to Nanographenes and Fused Heteroaromatics by Palladium-Catalyzed Annulative π-Extension Reaction of Unfunctionalized Aromatics with Diiodobiaryls in Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.
2017.08.10
Publication: Annulative π-Extension (APEX): Rapid Access to Fused Arenes, Heteroarenes, and Nanographenes in Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.
2017.08.04
Symposium: International ERATO Itami Molecular Nanocarbon Symposium 2017 was held on Aug 3-4th at Noyori Conference Hall, Nagoya University. Poster
2017.07.19
Award: Prof. Itami has been selected as the Guthikonda Lectureship from Stanford University.
2017.07.07
Publication: Laterally π-Extended Dithia[6]helicenes with Heptagons: Saddle-Helix Hybrid Molecules in J. Org. Chem.
2017.07.01
Member:Dr. Chaolumen joined as Postdocs.
2017.06.07
Publication: Electro-Activated Conductivity and White Light Emission of a Hydrocarbon Nanoring-Iodine Assembly in Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. press release
2017.05.13
Publication: Synthesis, properties, and crystal structures of π-extended double [6]helicenes: contorted multi-dimensional stacking lattice in Org. Biomol. Chem.
2017.05.03
Award: Professor Kenichiro Itami receives the Chunichi Cultural Award
2017.04.14
Publication: Synthesis of a Carbon Nanobelt in Science. press release
2017.04.03
Member: Ms. Emi Ito, Mr. Yuji Kato, Mr. Junya Shirasaki, and Ms. Kotono Yamanoue joined as a Technical Staff. Welcome Party