Department of Chemistry


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

We participated in Co-Lab Intermural Softball Match.
We held BBQ party.
We held a welcome party for new members.
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)

New members have joined in Tada Lab.
New PDs, Dr.Sawaguchi and Dr.Maejima, have joined in Tada Lab.
Members of this lab gave a presentation in The 97th CSJ Annual Meeting.
Bachelor thesis presentation was held.
Master thesis presentation was held.
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).

We participated 30th anuual meeting of The Japanese Society for Synchrotron Radiation Research.


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.