Department of Chemistry

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2017/10/28-30
We participated in The University of Electro-Communications 100th Anniversary Commemorative Event "the International Symposium on Novel Energy Nanomaterials, Catalysts and Surfaces for Future Earth."

Dr. Tan Yuanyuan (PD) awarded the RCS Energy & Environmental Science Poster Prize and Ms. Saki Ozawa (M1) awarded the RCS Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics (PCCP) Poster Prize.


2017/10/13
We went on a lab trip to Gifu.
2017/9/28
New publication;

S. Muratsugu, S. Miyamoto, K. Sakamoto, K. Ichihashi, C. K. Kim, N. Ishiguro, M. Tada "Size Regulation and Stability Enhancement of Pt Nanoparticle Catalyst via Polypyrrole Functionalization of Carbon-Nanotube-Supported Pt Tetranuclear Complex"
Langmuir ,in press. DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.7b02114


Y. Takagi, T. Nakamura, L. Yu, S. Chaveanghong, O. Sekizawa, T. Sakata, T. Uruga, M. Tada, Y. Iwasawa, and T. Yokoyama. “X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy under Real Ambient Pressure Conditions”
Appl. Phys. Exp. , 10, 076603 (2017).


O. Sekizawa, T. Uruga, N. Ishiguro, H. Matsui, K. Higashi, T. Sakata, Y. Iwasawa, and M. Tada. “In-situ X-ray Nano-CT System for Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cells under Operating Conditions”
J. Phys: Conference Series , 849, 012022 (2017).

2017/9/15-18
We participated in The 67th Japan Society of Coordination Chemistry Symposium.
2017/6/21
New publication;

J. B. Ernst, C. Schwermann, G.-i. Yokota, M. Tada, S. Muratsugu, N. L. Doltsinis, F. Glorius "Molecular Adsorbates Switch on Heterogeneous Catalysis: Induction of Reactivity by N-Heterocyclic Carbenes"
J. Am. Chem. Soc. , 139, 9144-9147 (2017). DOI: 10.1021/jacs.7b05112.


H. Matsui, N. Ishiguro, T. Uruga, O. Sekizawa, K. Higashi, N. Maejima, M. Tada “Operando 3D Visualization of Migration and Degradation of Pt Cathode Catalyst in a Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cell”
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. , 56, 9371-9375(2007). DOI: 10.1002/anie.201703940

2017/6/9
We participated in Co-Lab Intermural Softball Match.
2017/6/3
We held BBQ party.
2017/4/12
We held a welcome party for new members.
2017/4/11
New publication;

Y. Takagi, H. Wang, Y. Uemura, T. Nakamura, L. Yu, O. Sekizawa, T. Uruga, M. Tada, Y. Iwasawa, and T. Yokoyama
“In situ Study of Oxidation States of Platinum Nanoparticles on a Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cell Electrode by Near Ambient
Pressure Hard X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy”
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 19 , 6013-6021 (2017).

R. Araake, K. Sakadani, M. Tada, Y. Sakai, and Y. Ohki “[Fe4] and [Fe6] Hydride Clusters Supported by Phosphines: Synthesis, Characterization, and Application in N2 Reduction”

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 139 , 5596-5606 (2017)

2017/4/1
New members have joined in Tada Lab.
New PDs, Dr.Sawaguchi and Dr.Maejima, have joined in Tada Lab.
2017/3/16-19
Members of this lab gave a presentation in The 97th CSJ Annual Meeting.
2017/3/6
Bachelor thesis presentation was held.
2017/2/14
Master thesis presentation was held.
2017/1/27
New publication;

S. Muratsugu, N. Maity, H. Baba, M. Tasaki, and M. Tada
“Preparation and Catalytic Performance of a Molecularly Imprinted Pd Complex Catalyst for Suzuki Cross-coupling Reactions”
Dalton Trans. , 3125-3134 (2017). (Inside cover).

2017/1/7-9
We participated 30th anuual meeting of The Japanese Society for Synchrotron Radiation Research.

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Student Application
Graduate students who would like to join our lab as Ph.D. candidates at Nagoya University: please contact to Prof. Mizuki Tada.
Postdoc Application
We look for postdocs at our lab. Please contact to Prof. Mizuki Tada.