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Yoshimitsu Itoh

Assoc. Prof. (PI)



BS. Tokyo Institute of Technology (2001)

MS. Tokyo Institute of Technology (2003)

Ph.D Tokyo Institute of Technology (2006)


2001.4–2006.3: Graduate Student, Tokyo Institute of Technology (Supervisor Prof. Koichi Mikami)

2005.7–2005.9: Visiting Graduate Student, University of California, Los Angels (Prof. K. N. Houk group)

2006.4–2007.8: JSPS Research Fellow, The University of Tokyo, (Prof. Eiichi Nakamura group)

2007.9–2008.8: JSPS Research Fellow, Columbia University (Prof. Colin Nuckolls group)

2008.9–2016.9: Assistant Professor, The University of Tokyo (Aida Group)

2016.10–2019.5: Lecturer, The University of Tokyo (Aida Group)

2019.6–2022.3: Associate Professor, The University of Tokyo (Aida Group)

2021.10–present: JST PRESTO Researcher

2022.4–present: Associate Professor, The University of Tokyo (Interfacial Molecular Engineerinig Group)


2013: Emerging Leaders Award, Gordon Research Conference

(Self-Assembly & Supramolecular Chemistry)

2016: Lecture Award for Young Chemist, Chemical Society of Japan

2017: The Young Scientists’ Prize in The Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology

2018: SPSJ Publicity Prize

2019: SPSJ Publicity Prize

2019: SPSJ Hitachi Chemical Award

Invited Lectures

2022: The 6th Joint Lecture of the Research Group on Supramolecules and the Research Group on Precisely Designed Network Polymer

2022: The 4th International Conference on Emerging Advanced Nanomaterials (ICEAN-4)

2022: Lecture @ Yagai Group, Chiba

2022: 3rd International Conference on Materials Science and Engineering (ICMSE2022)

2022: 11th Singapore International Chemistry Conference (SICC-11)

2022: International Conference on Exicited-State Aromaticity and Antiaromaticity (ICESAA-2)

2023: 13th Symposium of Cooperative Education and Reasearch Center for Ubiquitous Green Chemical Energy

2023: The Symposium on Molecular Chirality 2023

2023: Seminar @ Mitsudome Group, Osaka

2023: The SCEJ (the Society of Chemical Engineers, Japan) 54th Autumn Meeting

2023: 74th Divisional Meeting of Division of Colloid and Surface Chemistry

Keynote Lectures

2023: 60th National Heat Transfer Symposium