News archive

  • 2016/3/26, Photos updated.
  • 2016/3/22, Publications updated.
  • 2016/3/16, Prof. Kyoko Nozaki received Arthur K. Doolittle Award. Photos updated.
  • 2016/3/10, Publications updated.
  • 2016/2/29, Prof. Elizabeth R. Jarvo (University of California, Irvine) gave a lecture. Guests updated.
  • 2016/2/24, Publications updated.
  • 2016/2/9, The birthday party for Prof. Nozaki was held. Photos updated.
  • 2016/1/25, Publications updated.
  • 2016/1/20, Prof. Steven P. Nolan (Universiteit Gent) gave a lecture. Guests updated.
  • 2016/1/16, Dr. Shrinwantu Pal has joined our group.
  • 2016/1/13, Ms. Midori Akiyama received the 2nd BASF Rising Star Award. Congratulations! Photos updated.
  • 2016/1/12, Prof. Helma Wennemers (ETH, Zürich) gave a lecture. Guests updated.
  • 2015/12/1, Prof. Jeremiah A. Johnson (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) gave a lecture. Guests updated.
  • 2015/11/25, Publications updated.
  • 2015/11/9, Publications updated.
  • 2015/10/20, Publications updated.
  • 2015/10/19, Our paper [J. Am. Chem. Soc., 137, 10934 (2015).] was featured in ACS Selects Virtual Issue "Ligand Design".
  • 2015/10/13, Publications updated.
  • 2015/10/2, Publications updated.
  • 2015/10/1, Member updated.
  • 2015/9/29, Prof. Eric Rivard (University of Alberta) gave a lecture. Guests updated.
  • 2015/9/24, Prof. Paul Chirik (Princeton University) gave a lecture. Guests updated.
  • 2015/7/16, Our paper [Chem. Commun., 51, 11378 (2015).] was featured in Chemistry World.
  • 2015/7/10, Mr. Keisuke Takahashi received the Poster Award in 16th International Symposium on Novel Aromatic Compounds (ISNA-16).
  • 2015/6/29, Prof. Tarun K. Panda (Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad) gave a lecture. Guests updated.
  • 2015/6/25, Our paper [Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 54, accepted (2015).] was featured in Front cover.
  • 2015/6/17, Our paper [Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 54, 7256 (2015).] was featured in Synfacts.
  • 2015/6/17, Our paper [J. Org. Chem., 80, 3790 (2015).] was featured in Synfacts.
  • 2015/6/10, Our paper [Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 54, 7256 (2015).] was featured in Frontispiece.
  • 2015/6/4, Publications updated.
  • 2015/5/22, Publications updated.
  • 2015/5/16, Toppage photo updated.
  • 2015/4/27, Publications updated.
  • 2015/4/14, Photos updated.
  • 2015/4/7, Assoc. Prof. Shintani recieved the Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, The Young Scientists' Prize.
  • 2015/4/1, New year has started. Member updated.
  • 2015/3/27, Publications updated.
  • 2015/3/25, Mr. Toshiumi Tatsuki received Dean of the School of Engineering Award 2015. Photos updated.
  • 2015/3/23, Prof. Bernhard Breit (University of Freiburg) gave a lecture. Guests updated.
  • 2015/3/19, Prof. Kyoko Nozaki received University of Fluorida, Tarrent Lecturer of Organic Chemistry, 2015.
  • 2015/3/19, Publications updated.
  • 2015/3/18, Our paper [Nat. Commun., 6, 6296 (2015).] was featured in UTokyo Research.
  • 2015/3/14, Publications updated.
  • 2015/3/11, Publications updated.
  • 2015/3/2, Our paper [Nat. Commun., 6, 6296 (2015).] was featured in C&E News.
  • 2015/2/23, Publications updated.
  • 2015/2/10, Prof. Peter Junk (James Cook University) gave a lecture. Guests updated.
  • 2015/2/9, Photos updated.
  • 2014/12/26, Top page photo updated.
  • 2014/12/25, Prof. Shigehiro Yamaguchi (Nagoya University) gave a lecture.
  • 2014/12/15, Prof. Neal Mankad (University of Illinois at Chicago) and Prof. Emmanuel Lacôte (C2P2) gave lectures.
  • 2014/12/9, Dr. Shuhei Kusumoto received the Takasago International Coorperation Award in Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Japan.
  • 2014/11/19, Publications updated.
  • 2014/11/4, Publications updated.
  • 2014/10/30, Publications updated.
  • 2014/10/17, Our paper [Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 53, 6546 (2014)] was featured in Synfacts.
  • 2014/10/1, Photo updated.
  • 2014/9/29, Mr. Wataru Aoki recieved the 8th GSC Student Travel Grant Award.
  • 2014/9/6-7, We went to the lab trip to Shirako. Photo updated.
  • 2014/8/8, Prof. Clark Landis (University of Wisconsin-Madison) gave a lecture.
  • 2014/8/5, Prof. Christophe Copéret (ETH Zürich) gave a lecture.
  • 2014/8/4, Publications updated.
  • 2014/8/1, Dr. Shuhei Kusumoto promoted to assistant professor.
  • 2014/7/29, Our paper [J. Am. Chem. Soc., 136, 10728 (2014)] was featured in JACS Spotlight.
  • 2014/7/18, Our paper [J. Am. Chem. Soc., 136, 7547 (2014)] was featured in Synfacts.
  • 2014/7/18, Our paper [J. Am. Chem. Soc., 136, 7849 (2014)] was featured in Synfacts.
  • 2014/7/4, Publications updated.
  • 2014/6/23, Dr. Kohei Takahashi has been selected as Reaxys PhD Prize 2014 Finalist.
  • 2014/6/10, Prof. Michael C. W. Chan (City University of Hong Kong) gave a lecture.
  • 2014/5/27, Photos updated.
  • 2014/5/22, Publications updated.
  • 2014/5/9, Publications updated.
  • 2014/4/28, Photos updated.
  • 2014/4/23, Publications updated.
  • 2014/4/12, Prof. Holger Bettinger (Eberhard-Karls-Universität Tübingen) gave a lecture.
  • 2014/4/9, Photos updated.
  • 2014/4/2, Top-page photo updated.
  • 2014/4/1, New year has started. Member updated.
  • 2014/3/20, Publications updated.
  • 2014/3/12, Publications updated.
  • 2014/3/4, Prof. Stephan A. Miller (University of Florida) and Prof. Robert T. Mathers (The Pennsylvania State University) gave a lecture.
  • 2014/2/27, Prof. Nozaki was selected as the 1st Chuck Casey Lecturer at University of Wisconsin-Madison.
  • 2014/2/10, Photos updated.
  • 2014/1/29, Publications updated.
  • 2014/1/16, Mr. Simone Manzini from the Nolan group at University of St Andrews joined our group as a visiting student. Members updated.
  • 2013/12/12, Prof. Suzanne A. Blum (University of California, Irvine) and Prof. Ning Jiao (Peking University) gave a lecture.
  • 2013/12/11, Dr. Wen-Jie Tao from the Tang Yong group at Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry joined our group as a postdoc. Member updated.
  • 2013/12/11, Publications updated.
  • 2013/12/5, Prof. Nozaki has been selected as the International Advisory Board of Angewandte Chemie International Edition.
  • 2013/11/25, Publications updated.
  • 2013/11/21, Prof. Didier Bourissou (Université Paul Sabatier) and Prof. Yuhong Zhang (Zhejiang University) gave a lecture.
  • 2013/11/7, Photo updated.
  • 2013/10/22, Publications updated.
  • 2013/10/17, We are moving to new building. Photo updated.
  • 2013/10/1, Dr. Carine Robert moved to Chimie ParisTech as an assistant professor in the Christophe Thomas group. Congratulation!
  • 2013/9/28-29, We went on a lab trip. Top-page photo updated.
  • 2013/9/24, Photo updated.
  • 2013/8/19, Publications updated.
  • 2013/8/7, Mr. Keisuke Takahashi received the Poster Award in The 16th International Symposium on Relations between Homogeneous and Heterogeneous Catalysis (ISHHC-16).
  • 2013/7/10, Prof. Nozaki will receive Schlenk Lectureship.
  • 2013/7/9, Prof. Richard R. Schrock (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) gave a lecture.
  • 2013/6/24, Our recent paper [Org. Lett., 15, 2704 (2013)] was featured in Noteworthy Chemistry.
  • 2013/6/16, Dr. Brad P. Carrow moved to Princeton University and preside over Carrow laboratory. Congratulation!
  • 2013/5/22, Publications updated.
  • 2013/5/14, Photo updated.
  • 2013/5/02, Publications updated.
  • 2013/4/30, Photo updated.
  • 2013/4/30, Prof. Nozaki received the Award of the Society of Polymer Science, Japan.
  • 2013/4/04, Prof. Nozaki received the 40th G. Stafford Whitby Memorial Lectureship of the University of Akron. Photo updated.
  • 2013/4/1, New year has started. Member updated.
  • 2013/3/29, Publications updated.
  • 2013/3/23, Photo updated.
  • 2013/3/13, Publications updated.
  • 2013/2/09, Photo updated.
  • 2013/2/08, Dr. Koji Nakano, a former assistant professor of the Noaki group, received the Chemiscal Society of Japan Award for Young Chemists.
  • 2013/2/07, Dr. Yasutomo Segawa, a former student of the Noaki group, received the 7th PCCP prize (Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics prize).
  • 2013/1/24, Publications updated.
  • 2013/1/23, We held a farewell party for Dr. Nobuto. Photo updated.
  • 2013/1/7, We held a new year & welcome party for Dr. Robert. Photo updated.
  • 2013/1/1, Dr. Carine Robert from the Christophe Thomas group at Chimie ParisTech joined our group as a postdoc. Member updated.
  • 2012/12/10, Prof. Stefan Mecking (Universität Konstanz) gave a lecture.
  • 2012/12/6, Dr. Shintani was awarded Thieme Chemistry Journal Award 2013.
  • 2012/11/21, Publications updated.
  • 2012/10/29, Dr. Koji Nakano, a former assistant professor of the Noaki group, received IUMRS-ICEM2012 Award for the Encouragement of Research in Materials Science. His group website has recently been launched.
  • 2012/10/20, Publications updated.
  • 2012/10/12, Publications updated.
  • 2012/10/10, Prof. Eduardo N. dos Santos (Federal University of Minas Gerais) gave a lecture.
  • 2012/10/1, Our recent paper [Chem. Commun., 48, 10481 (2012)] was featured in the front cover.
  • 2012/10/1, Publications updated.
  • 2012/9/16, Photo updated.
  • 2012/9/8-9, We went on a lab trip. Top page photo was updated.
  • 2012/8/24, Prof. Nozaki was featured in Author Profile of Angewandte Chemie International Edition.
  • 2012/8/24, Prof. Nozaki was selected as ACS 2012 Organometallics Lecturer.
  • 2012/8/23, Publications updated.
  • 2012/8/16, New associate professor, Dr. Ryo Shintani, joined our group. Members updated.
  • 2012/7/14, Publications updated.
  • 2012/6/20, We held a farewell party for Dr. Piché at a beer garden. Photo updated.
  • 2012/6/2, Photos updated.
  • 2012/5/27, A former member, Dr. Ryo Tanaka, was selected as 2012 Reaxys PhD Prize Finalists.
  • 2012/5/15, Prof. Anton Vidal-Ferran (Institut Català d'Investigació Química (ICIQ)) gave a lecture.
  • 2012/5/14, Publications updated.
  • 2012/5/12, Group BBQ was held. Top page photo was updated.
  • 2011/5/1, Dr. Koji Nakano promoted to Lecturer of Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology and preside over Nakano laboratory. Congratulation!
  • 2012/4/4, Top page photo changed.
  • 2012/4/2, New year has started. Member updated.
  • 2012/3/22, Prof. Reiner Anwander (Technische Universität München) gave a lecture.
  • 2012/3/19, Farewell party was held. Photo updated.
  • 2012/3/12, Photo updated.
  • 2012/2/25, Publications updated.
  • 2012/2/23, Prof. André Mortreux (CNRS Universite de Lille) gave a lecture.
  • 2012/2/13, Dr. Daisuke Nobuto joined our group as a joint researcher.
  • 2012/2/9, Homepage has been redesigned.
  • 2012/2/9, Photo updated.
  • 2012/2/7, Prof. Nikolaos Hadjichristidis (University of Athens, KAUST) gave a lecture.
  • 2012/2/3, Photo updated.
  • 2012/1/28, Photo updated.
  • 2012/1/27, Prof. Milton R. Smith, III (Michigan State University) gave a lecture.
  • 2012/1/21, Publications updated.
  • 2011/12/8, Prof. Shih-Yuan Liu (University of Oregon) gave a lecture.
  • 2011/12/1, Dr. Bradley P. Carrow was promoted to an assistant professor. Members updated.
  • 2011/12/1, Dr. Laurence Piché from the Claverie group at UQAM joined our group as a postdoc.
  • 2011/11/22, Prof. Thomas Baumgartner (University of Calgary) gave a lecture.
  • 2011/11/21, Prof. Seth B. Harzon (Yale University) gave a lecture.
  • 2011/11/8, Photo updated.
  • 2011/11/4, Publications updated.
  • 2011/11/2, Publications updated.
  • 2011/10/17, Photo updated.
  • 2011/10/3, Mr. Shunsuke Kodama joined our group as a research assistant. Members updated.
  • 2011/10/3, Publications updated.
  • 2011/9/30, Photo updated.
  • 2011/9/21, Publications updated.
  • 2011/9/1, Mr. Collins Obuah and Ms. Mapudumo Lephoto from the Darkwa group at University of Johannesburg joined our group as a visiting student. Members updated.
  • 2011/8/29, Photo updated.
  • 2011/7/28, Dr. Ito got a poster award of the 16th IUPAC Symposium on Organometallic Chemistry Directed Towards Organic Synthesis (OMCOS 16).
  • 2011/7/12, The picture of Prof. Kyoko Nozaki appeared on the cover picture of [Special Issue: Women in Chemistry] in Eur. J. Org. Chem.
  • 2011/7/9, Our recent paper [Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 50, 4868-4871 (2011)] was highlighted in Nature Chemistry.
  • 2011/6/22, Mr. Keary M. Engle from the Yu group at The Scripps Research Institute joined our group as a visiting student. Members updated.
  • 2011/6/22, Publications updated.
  • 2011/4/11, Publications updated.
  • 2011/4/04, Group photo on the top page updated
  • 2011/4/01, Dr. Makoto Yamashita promoted to Associate Professor of Chuo University. Congratulation!
  • 2011/4/01, Members updated
  • 2011/3/25, Publications updated.
  • 2011/3/23, Publications updated.
  • 2011/3/9, Prof. Michael Harmata (University of Missouri-Columbia) gave a lecture titled as "From (4+3)-Cycloadditions and Beyond".
  • 2011/2/18, Dr. Brad Carrow joined our group after getting Ph.D. from University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (the Hartwig group). Members updated.
  • 2011/1/31, Publications updated.
  • 2011/1/24, Prof. Young Ho Rhee (POSTECH, Korea) and Dr. Nicolas Mézailles (École Polytechnique, France) gave lectures.
  • 2011/1/21, Prof. Jun Okuda (RWTH Aachen University, Germany) gave a lecture titled as "Green Polymer Synthesis, Stereoselective Polymerization of Lactide Monomers".
  • 2011/1/14, Our colleague, Dr. Emmanuel Lacote (CNRS, UPMC, Sorbonne University), visited U-Tokyo for GCOE lecture and had disscussion with us. Guests updated.
  • 2011/1/12, Ms. Xiaoxi Zhao from the Douglas Stephan group at University of Toronto joined our group as a visiting student. Publication and Member updated.
  • 2010/12/13, An interesting chemistry website, Chem-Station, interviewed Dr. Yamashita (sorry, written in Japanese).
  • 2010/12/9, It was announced Dr. Yamashita will get Mitsui Chemical Company Award in Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Japan.
  • 2010/12/8, It was announced our former student, Dr. Yasutomo Segawa, will get Inoue Research Award for Young Scientist.
  • 2010/11/19,20, Prof. Michael G. Organ (York University) gave a lecture titled as "Designing a catalyst from first principals for C-C and C-X Bond formation". He also attended our group party on 11/20.
  • 2010/11/15, publications updated.
  • 2010/11/25, Pictures of wedding party for Dr. Nakano were uploded.
  • 2010/10/29, It was announced that Mr. Kohei Takahashi (master course student) will be a JSPS research fellow.
  • 2010/10/21, Ms. Maki Hasegawa (master course student) got a student presentation award for 60th anniversary conference on coordination chemistry. It was announced Dr. Yamashita will get Banyu Chemist Award.
  • 2010/10/06, Prof. James Darkwa (University of Johannesburg) gave a lecture on the chemistry of pyrazolyl complexes. One of his students, Mr. Collins Obuah joined our group as a visiting student. Publicarion updated.
  • 2010/08/17, publications and meetings updated.
  • 2010/08/05, Our recent paper [Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 49, 4488-4490 (2010)] was highlighted in ChemCatChem.
  • 2010/07/27, Our recent paper [J. Am. Chem. Soc., 131, 14168-14169 (2009)] was highlighted in Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.
  • 2010/07/24, Publications and pictures updated.
  • 2010/07/13, Professors Francesc Teixidor and Clara Vinas gave lectures on boron-cluster chemistry.
  • 2010/07/10, Mr. Kohei Takahashi (master course student) won the poster award in the 17th International Symposium on Homogeneous Catalysis.
  • 2010/06/17, We have hosted the 2nd annual meeting of the organometallic division, Kinki chemical society.
  • 2010/06/17, Mr. Motonobu Takahashi (doctor course student) got a poster award in the 3rd Yonsei-Todai Joint Symposium.
  • 2010/05/08, Our recent paper [Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2010, 49, 4488.] was highlighted as a cover picture.
  • 2010/05/07, Dr. Nakano appeared on a TV program to introduce our polymer chemistry using CO2.
  • 2010/04/28, Mr. Akifumi Nakamura (doctor course student) was awarded for the lecture award in the 90th annual meeting of CSJ.
  • 2010/04/20, Prof. Sylviane Sabo-Etienne gave a lecture on ruthenium chemistry.
  • 2010/04/15, Prof. Todd B. Marder gave a dual lecture on organometallic and boron chemistry.
  • 2010/04/02, members updated.
  • 2010/03/03, It was announced Ms. Maki Hasegawa is going to win the prize from Dean of School of Engineering.
  • 2009/12/10, Angewandte Chemie highlighted our recent paper [J. Am. Chem. Soc., 131, 9201-9203 (2009).].
  • 2009/11/12, We won the second place in the baseball championship in our building.
  • 2009/11/10, Mr. Ryo Tanaka (doctor course student was awarded for student presentation award in the 59th symposium on coordination chemistry.
  • 2009/10/29, It was announced Mr. Ryo Tanaka (doctor course student is going to have JSPS research fellowship.
  • 2009/10/16, We won the soccer championship in our building.
  • 2009/10/09, It was highlighted Prof. Nozaki is going to win Nagoya Medal (Silver).
  • 2009/10/01, Mr. Yasutomo Segawa (doctor course student got his Ph.D. and was appointed as an assistant professor in Itami group at Nagoya University. Dr. Goswami Avijit was appointed as a faculty member of Indian Institute of Technology Ropar.
  • 2009/08/11, Publication updated.
  • 2009/05/25, Toppage picture was updated.
  • 2009/04/08, Member updated. It is announced Dr. Yamashita will be awarded The Young Scientists' Prize from the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology.
  • 2009/03/28, The 3rd reunion party for the Nozaki group was held.
  • 2009/01/21, It is annouced Dr. Yamashita will be awarded 2009 Chemical Society of Japan Award for Young Chemists. Photogallery was updated.
  • 2008/12/22, It is annouced Prof. Nozaki will be awarded 2009 Mitsui Chemicals Catalysis Science Award.
  • 2008/12/19, we have won the basketball championship in our building.
  • 2008/12/13, Ms. Yuri Okuno (D1 student) was awarded for poster award in the 35th meeting on main group chemistry.
  • 2008/12/05, publications updated.
  • 2008/11/24, picture, publications were updated.
  • 2008/07/24, Pictures and Publications were updated. New content, Meetings, was created. Dr. Yamashita was promoted to a lecturer at 7/16.
  • 2008/05/26, Pictures of celemony for Saruhashi Prize were updated (See top-page picture). Publications updated.
  • 2008/05/12, Mr. Yasutomo Segawa (D2 student) was awarded for student presentation award in the 88th annual meeting of the chemical society of Japan.
  • 2008/05/10, Photos of group BBQ were updated.
  • 2008/05/08, Publications Updated.
  • 2008/05/01, Member updated. Dr. Avijit Goswami joined the group.
  • 2008/04/23, It was announced that Prof. Nozaki will be awarded the Saruhashi Prize 2008.
  • 2008/04/10, Our website was moved to WebPark server.
  • 2008/04/09, Our project on polymer synthesis from CO2 was highlighted in TV program World Business Satellite" by Tokyo Television.
  • 2008/04/02, Member updated. Dr. Shingo Ito and Dr. Daisuke Nobuto joined the group. Three new students in doctor course joined the group.
  • 2008/04/01, Dr. Kajiwara moved to the Gunji group at Tokyo Science University as an assistant professor.
  • 2007/10/25, Top-page photo, Photos for group trip were updated.
  • 2007/10/23, Member, Publications, Photo were updated.
  • 2007/5/25, Photo for BBQ and Publications were updated.
  • 2007/5/10, Member and Top-page photo were updated.
  • 2007/4/19, Akifumi Nakamura, Ikuko Takamiya, and Shusuke Noda won the presentation award in the CSJ annual meeting.
  • 2007/4/1, Dr. Kochi moved to the Kakiuchi group at Keio University as an assistant professor.
  • 2007/3/22, Yasutomo Segawa received the award by the president of the university of Tokyo.
  • 2007/02/21, Our recent paper (Science 2006, 314, 113-115) was highlighted in Angewandte Chemie.
  • 2007/01/17, A link to "Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Priority Areas ;Advanced Molecular Transformations of Carbon Resources; from the MEXT, Japan
  • 2006/12/22, The picture of commemorative gift to Prof Nozaki for IBM Science Award (New chair from former students, current students, current staff). was put in Photo Gallery.
  • 2006/12/18, Pictures of memorial banquet on IBM Science Award to Prof. Nozaki are put in Photo Gallery.
  • 2006/11/21, Professor Nozaki received 2006 Japan IBM Science Award. Pictures for Ceremony are put in Photo Gallery.
  • 2006/10/11, Keiko Kawaguchi (doctor course student), Ken Sakakibara (doctor course student), and Shusuke Noda (doctor course student) got the poster award in 4th COE 21 International Symposium.
  • 2006/10/11, Publications updated.
  • 2006/10/10, Our recent paper (Science 2006, 314, 113-115) was highlighted in Perspective of Science, Chemistry World of RSC, and Chemical & Enginnering News of ACS
  • 2006/10/4, Group-photo updated.
  • 2006/8/1, Dr. Takashi Kajiwara joined the group. Publications updated.
  • 2005/5/15, Our recent paper (J. Org. Chem. 2005, 70, 413-419) was selected as The most accessed article in 2005.