Publications (Dr. Kusumoto)

  1. Umpolung of B–H Bonds by Metal–Ligand Cooperation with Cyclopentadienone Iridium Complexes
    T. Higashi, S. Kusumoto, K. Nozaki
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2021, 60, 2844–2848. 10.1002/anie.202011322
  2. Reductive Coupling of Carbon Dioxide and an Aldehyde Mediated by a Copper(I) Complex toward the Synthesis of α-Hydroxycarboxylic Acids
    K. Masada, S. Kusumoto, K. Nozaki
    Org. Lett. 2020, 22, 4922–4926. 10.1021/acs.orglett.0c00995 Featured on the cover
  3. Cleavage of C–C and C–O bonds in β-O-4 Linkage of Lignin Model Compound by Cyclopentadienone Group 8 and 9 Metals Complexes
    S. Kusumoto, M. Kishino, K. Nozaki
    Chem. Lett. 2020, 49, 477–480. 10.1246/cl.200037
  4. Metal–Ligand Cooperative C–H Bond Formation by Cyclopentadienone Platinum Complexes
    T. Higashi, H. Ando, S. Kusumoto, K. Nozaki
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2019, 141, 2247–2250. 10.1021/jacs.8b13829
  5. Hydrogenation of Carbon Dioxide with Organic Base by PC(II)P-Ir Catalysts
    S. Takaoka, A. Eizawa, S. Kusumoto, K. Nakajima, Y. Nishibayashi, K. Nozaki
    Organometallics 2018, 37, 3001–3009. 10.1021/acs.organomet.8b00377 Featured on the cover
  6. Dehydrogenation of dimethylamine-borane catalyzed by half-sandwich Ir and Rh complexes: Mechanism and the role of Cp* non-innocence
    S. Pal, S. Kusumoto, K. Nozaki
    Organometallics 2018, 37, 906–914. 10.1021/acs.organomet.7b00889
  7. Cp*Ir-catalyzed Acceptorless Dehydrogenation of Carbon–Carbon Single Bonds
    H. Ando, S. Kusumoto, W. Wu, K. Nozaki
    Organometallics 2017, 36, 2317–2322. 10.1021/acs.organomet.7b00245
  8. Facile styrene formation from ethylene and a phenylplatinum(II) complex leading to an observable platinum(II)-hydride
    S. Pal, S. Kusumoto, K. Nozaki
    Organometallics 2017, 36, 502–505. 10.1021/acs.organomet.6b00892
  9. Development of Highly Active Ir–PNP Catalysts for Hydrogenation of Carbon Dioxide with Organic Bases
    W. Aoki, N. Wattanabinin, S. Kusumoto, K. Nozaki
    Bull. Chem. Soc. Jpn. 2016, 89, 113–124. 10.1246/bcsj.20150311 highlighted as BCSJ Selected Papers
  10. The Retro-Hydroformylation Reaction
    S. Kusumoto, T. Tatsuki, K. Nozaki
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2015, 54, 8458–8461. 10.1002/anie.201503620 highlighted in Front cover and Wiley-Japan Science Cafe
  11. Direct and Selective Hydrogenolysis of Arenols and Aryl Methyl Ethers
    S. Kusumoto, K. Nozaki
    Nat. Commun., 2015 6, 6296. 10.1038/ncomms7296 highlighted in C&E News and UTokyo Research.
  12. Acceptorless Dehydrogenation of C–C Single Bonds Adjacent to Functional Groups by Metal-Ligand Cooperation
    S. Kusumoto, M. Akiyama, K. Nozaki
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 18726–18729. 10.1021/ja409672w
  13. Direct Aldol Polymerization of Acetaldehyde with Organocatalyst/Brønsted Acid Systems
    S. Kusumoto, S. Ito, K. Nozaki
    Asian J. Org. Chem. 2013, 2, 977–982. 10.1002/ajoc.201300134 This paper will be listed in a special issue on the Mukaiyama aldol reaction.
  14. Why Did Incorporation of Acrylonitrile to a Linear Polyethylene Become Possible? Comparison of Phosphine-Sulfonate Ligand with Diphosphine and Imine-Phenolate Ligands in the Pd-Catalyzed Ethylene/Acrylonitrile Copolymerization
    K. Nozaki, S. Kusumoto, S. Noda, T. Kochi, L. W. Chung, K. Morokuma
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2010, 132, 16030–16042. 10.1021/ja104837h

Review articles

  1. Cleavage of Si–H, B–H and C–H Bonds by Metal-Ligand Cooperation
    T. Higashi, S. Kusumoto, K. Nozaki
    Chem. Rev. 2019, 119, 10393–10402. 10.1021/acs.chemrev.9b00262