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LAB TRIP

2024.05.18-19
We went on a lab trip to Tsukioka Onsen, Niigata.




AWARD

2024.05.15
Mr. Numabe (M2) got a poster award at ACS on Campus!
"Synthesis of Lightweight Reticular Membrane in Aqueous Electric Double Layer"
Congratulations!

NEW FISCAL YEAR

2024.04.01
Fiscal year 2024 begins!

GRADUATION

2024.03.21-22
Diploma Presentation and Commencement Ceremony was held.
Dr. Daiki Morishita (D3), Mr. Yudai Yokoyama (M2), Mr. Sho Fukuda (B4) Congrats on graduation!

UPCOMING WORKSHOP

2024.03.08
We will organize a workshop "Future Substances to Future Materials: What are we going to do by attaching molecules?" at Kyoto University on March 8th. Both on-site and online participation is welcome. We welcome both on-site and online participation. (The workshop will be held in Japanese.) Please register from this link.




PAPER

2024.02.05
The paper was published in Chem. Sci.
The title is "Supramolecular copolymerization of hydrophobic and hydrophilic monomers in liquid crystalline media."

HAPPY BIRTHDAY

2023.10.31
Happy birthday!! Itoh san! We prepared a birthday party for him!!!




AWARD

2023.09.14
Mr. Morishita (D3) got a poster award at the 33rd Symposium on Physical Organic Chemistry!
"Structure and Photofunction of Dynamically Conjugated Diaza[8]Annulenes"
Congratulations!




CONFERENCE

2023.09.12-15
Assoc. Prof. Itoh gave an invited lecture at the 74th Divisional Meeting of Division of Colloid and Surface Chemistry in Shinshu univ. We acknowledge Prof. Takeshi Hasegawa and Accoc. Prof. Motohiro Kasuya for the invitation.




CONFERENCE

2023.09.11-13
Assoc. Prof. Itoh gave an invited lecture at the SCEJ (the Society of Chemical Engineers, Japan) 54th Autumn Meeting in Fukuoka Univ. We acknowledge Prof. Kazuki Akamatsu and Assoc. Prof. Eiji Kamio for the invitation.

SEMINAR

2023.09.06
Assoc. Prof. Itoh gave a seminar at Mitsudome group at Osaka Univ. Much impressed by the active discussion by many students. Thank you very much!




PAPER

2023.06.23
The paper was published in Polymer Journal.
The title is "Development of electroresponsive functional soft materials by electroresponsive dopants." Details

LAB TRIP

2023.06.17
We went on a lab trip to Fuji and Numazu, Shizuoka.




SYMPOSIUM

2023.06.15-16
Assoc. Prof. Itoh gave an invited lecture at the Symposium on Molecular Chirality 2023 in Sapporo. We acknowledge Prof. Kenji Monde and Prof. Tohru Taniguchi for the invitation.Details




SYMPOSIUM

2023.05.25-27
Assoc. Prof. Itoh gave an keynote lecture at the 60th National Heat Transfer Symposium in Fukuoka. We acknowledge Prof. Junichiro Shiomi for the invitation. Details

AWARD

2023.04.05
Mr. Chen (D2) got the 16th GSC Student Travel Grant Award.
Congratulations! Details

GRADUATION

2023.04.01
Fiscal year 2023 begins!
From this April, we will work on the 3rd floor of Engineering Bldg. 5.

GRADUATION

2023.03.23-24
Diploma Presentation and Commencement Ceremony was held.
Dr. Tsubasa Aoki (D3), Mr. Takayoshi Akiyama (M2), Mr. Shota Sato (B4), Mr. Kunita Numabe (B4) Congrats on graduation!

AWARD

2023.03.20
Mr. Aoki (D3) got the Sigma-Aldrich Rising Star Award.
Congratulations!

SYMPOSIUM

2023.03.14
Assoc. Prof. Itoh gave an invited talk at 13th Symposium of Cooperative Education and Reasearch Center for Ubiquitous Green Chemical Energy at Niigata Univeristy. We acknowledge Prof. Yoshihiro Matano and Prof. Kou Furukawa for the invitation.

NEW MEMBER

2023.02.06
Mr. Sho Fukuda joined our group as a new B3 member.

CONFERENCE

2022.12.16–20
Assoc. Prof. Itoh and Mr. Aoki (D3) attended an international conference, ICESAA-2 in Hawaii, USA. Prof. Itoh gave an invited talk and Mr. Aoki gave a poster presentation. We acknowledge Prof. Judy Wu and Prof. Art Winter for the invitation. Details

CONFERENCE

2022.12.11–14
Assoc. Prof. Itoh and Mr. Akiyama (M2) attended an international conference, SICC-11 in Singapore. Prof. Itoh gave an invited talk and Mr. Akiyama gave a poster presentation. We acknowledge Prof. Shunsuke Chiba and Prof. Yu Zhao for the invitation. Details

CONFERENCE

2022.12.05–08
Assoc. Prof. Itoh and Mr. Morishita (D2) attended an international conference, ICMSE2022 in Gold Coast, Australia. Prof. Itoh gave an invited talk and Mr. Morishita gave a poster presentation. We acknowledge Prof. Yusuke Yamauchi for the invitation. Details

SEMINAR

2022.11.09
Assoc. Prof. Itoh gave an invited talk at the 6th Joint Lecture of the Research Group on Supramolecules and the Research Group on Precisely Designed Network Polymer. We acknowledge Prof. Masahiro Suzuki and Prof. Hiroharu Ajiro for the invitation. Details

SEMINAR

2022.11.02
Assoc. Prof. Itoh gave an seminar at Yagai group, Chida Univ.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY

2022.10.24
Happy birthday!! Itoh san! We prepared a birthday cake for him!!!

CONFERENCE

2022.10.17–21
Assoc. Prof. Itoh and Mr. Chen (D2) attended an international conference, ICEAN-4 in Newcastle, Australia. Assoc. Prof. Itoh gave an invited talk and Mr. Chen gave a poster presentation.  We acknowledge Prof. Ajayan Vinu for the invitation. Details

AWARD

2022.09.29
Mr. Yokoyama (M1) got a poster award at The 71st SPSJ Symposium on Macromolecules.
"Ultralight but Strong Polymeric Nanomembranes Formed within Unconventional Electric Double Layer"

AWARD

2022.08.18
Mr. Kikkawa (D1), Prof. Aida in AIDA group and Assoc. Prof. Itoh got an award (Publicity Award) at The 71st SPSJ Symposium on Macromolecules.
Congratulations!

SEMINAR

2022.07.21
Dr. Schnitzer, Mr. Preuss, Mr. Jansen visited UTokyo and gave wonderful lectures about supramolecular polymer researches.
Thank presenters for exciting researches and thank you for your participation.

POSTER AWARD

2022.07.15
Mr. Aoki (D3) got a poster award (ICPOC Prize) at The 25th IUPAC International Conference on Physical Organic Chemistry (ICPOC-25)
"Photo-Suspendable Supramolecular Polymerization of a Photo-Fluttering Thiophene-Fused Chiral [4n]Annulene Derivative"

SEMINAR

2022.05.13-14
A seminar of JST-PRESTO “Future Materials” was held in Hokkaido, and 4 students from our laboratory participated. We would like to express our sincere appreciation to all the participants.

PAPER ACCEPTED

2022.05.13
A new paper by Dr. Sato (Assistant Prof. @TITech, Aida lab graduate), Mr. Konda (Aida lab graduate), Mr. Hirahara (Aida lab graduate), Mr. Chen (D1) and Mr. Aoki (D3) was published in Science
"Ultrafast water permeation through nanochannels with a densely fluorous interior surface"
Here

PRESENTAION AWARD

2022.04.27
Mr. Morishita (D2) got a presentaion award at The 102th CSJ Annual Meeting (2022).
The presentation title is "Formation and Structural Characterization of Supramolecular Copolymers in Liquid Crystalline Phase".

PRESENTAION AWARD

2022.04.27
Mr. Chen (D1) got a presentaion award at The 102th CSJ Annual Meeting (2022).
The presentation title is "Fluorous Synthetic Channels Enabling both Ultrafast Water Permeation and High Salt Reflection".

PAPER ACCEPTED

2022.04.05
A new paper by Dr. Ueda (Aida lab graduate) and Mr. Aoki (D3) was published in J. Am. Chem. Soc.
"Supramolecular Polymerization of a Photo-Fluttering Chiral Monomer: A Temporarily Suspendable Chain Growth by Light"
Here

NEW MEMBER

2022.04.01
Mr. Shota Sato joined our group as a new B4 member.

PAPER ACCEPTED

2022.03.25
A new paper by Mr. Zhang (Aida lab graduate), Mr. Morishira (D1), Mr. Aoki (D2) was published in Chem. Asian. J.
"Anomalous Chiral Transfer: Supramolecular Polymerization in a Chiral Medium of a Mesogenic Molecule"
Here

UT DEAN'S AWARD

2022.03.25
Mr. Yudai Yokoyama (B4) got a University of Tokyo Dean's Award. Congratulations!
Mr. Yokoyama will work with us from the next April.

GRADUATION

2022.03.24-25
Diploma Presentation and Commencement Ceremony was held.
Mr. Yuta Fujisawa (M2), Mr. Kohei Kikkawa (M2), Mr. Yudai Yokoyama (B4) Congrats on graduation!
Mr. Fujisawa, Mr. Kikkawa will work on Aida lab. from next April.

WEBSITE

2022.03.18
Mr. Aoki (D2) started reconstructing a group website.

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