Publications (Dr. Kusumoto)

  1. 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, 37, 906–914 (2018). 10.1021/acs.organomet.7b00889
  2. Cp*Ir-catalyzed Acceptorless Dehydrogenation of Carbon–Carbon Single Bonds
    H. Ando, S. Kusumoto, W. Wu, K. Nozaki
    Organometallics, 36, 2317–2322 (2017). 10.1021/acs.organomet.7b00245
  3. Facile styrene formation from ethylene and a phenylplatinum(II) complex leading to an observable platinum(II)-hydride
    S. Pal, S. Kusumoto, K. Nozaki
    Organometallics, 36, 502–505 (2017). 10.1021/acs.organomet.6b00892
  4. 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., 89, 113-124 (2016). 10.1246/bcsj.20150311 highlighted as BCSJ Selected Papers
  5. The Retro-Hydroformylation Reaction
    S. Kusumoto, T. Tatsuki, K. Nozaki
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 54, 8458-8461 (2015). 10.1002/anie.201503620 highlighted in Front cover and Wiley-Japan Science Cafe
  6. Direct and Selective Hydrogenolysis of Arenols and Aryl Methyl Ethers
    S. Kusumoto, K. Nozaki
    Nat. Commun., 6, 6296 (2015). 10.1038/ncomms7296 highlighted in C&E News and UTokyo Research.
  7. 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., 135, 18726–18729 (2013). 10.1021/ja409672w
  8. Direct Aldol Polymerization of Acetaldehyde with Organocatalyst/Brønsted Acid Systems
    S. Kusumoto, S. Ito, K. Nozaki
    Asian J. Org. Chem., 2, 977-982 (2013). 10.1002/ajoc.201300134 This paper will be listed in a special issue on the Mukaiyama aldol reaction.
  9. 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., 132, 16030-16042 (2010). 10.1021/ja104837h