Department of Chemistry


Chaoqi Chen (M1) joined our lab. The welcome party was held.
We participated in The 69th Conference of Japan Society of Coordination Chemistry. Asako Shoji (M2) was awarded Poster Award and Inorganic Chemistry Frontiers Poster Award from Royal Society of Chemistry.
New publication;

S. Ikemoto, X. Huang, S. Muratsugu, S. Nagase, T. Koitaya, H. Matsui, G. Yokota, T. Sudoh, A. Hashimoto, Y. Tan, S. Yamamoto, J. Tang, I. Matsuda, J. Yoshinobu, T. Yokoyama, S. Kusaka, R. Matsuda, and M. Tada “Reversible Low-Temperature Redox Activity and Selective Oxidation Catalysis Derived from Concerted Activation of Multiple Metal Species on Cr and Rh-Incorporated Ceria Catalysts” Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 31, 18844-18853 (2019). DOI:10.1039/C9CP04625A.

New publication;

S. Morisako, S. Watanabe, S. Ikemoto, S. Muratsugu, M. Tada, and M. Yamashita “Synthesis of A Pincer-Ir(V) Complex with A Base-Free Alumanyl Ligand and Its Application toward Dehydrogenation of Alkanes” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 58, 15031-15035 (2019). DOI: 10.1002/anie.201909009

New publication;

Y. Tan, H. Matsui, N. Ishiguro, T. Uruga, D. N. Nguyen, O. Sekizawa, T. Sakata, N. Maejima, K. Higashi, H. C. Dam, and M. Tada “PtCo/C Cathode Catalyst Degradation in a Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cell Investigated by an Infographic Approach Combining Three-Dimensional Spectroimaging and Unsupervised Learning” J. Phys. Chem. C, 123, 31, 18844-18853 (2019).[Supplementary Cover of JPCC] DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.9b05005

New Designated Assoc. Prof., Hirotoshi Sakamoto has joined in Tada Lab.
We participated in Co-Lab Intermural Softball Match.
New publication;

H. Matsui, N. Maejima, N. Ishiguro, Y. Tan, T. Uruga, O. Sekizawa, T. Sakata, and M. Tada “Operando XAFS Imaging of Distribution of Pt Cathode Catalysts in PEFC MEA” Chem. Rec. 19,1380-1392 (2019). [Invited personal accounts] DOI: 10.1002/tcr.201800123

New publication;

M. Hirose, N. Ishiguro, K. Shimomura, D. N. Nguyen, H. Matsui, H. C. Dam, M. Tada, and Y. Takahashi “Oxygen-Diffusion-Driven Oxidation Behavior and Tracking Areas Visualized by X-ray Spectro-Ptychography with Unsupervised Learning” Commun. Chem. 2,50 (2019). DOI: 10.1038/s42004-019-0147-y

We held a welcome party for new members.
New B4 members have joined Tada Lab.
The graduation ceremony was held.
New publication;

Y. Ohki, R. Hara, K. Munakata, M. Tada, T. Takayama, Y. Sakai, and R. Cramer “Synthesis of [Mo3S4] Clusters from Half-Sandwich Mo(V) Chlorides and Their Application as Platforms for [Mo3S4Fe] Cubes” Inorg. Chem. 58,5230-5240 (2019). DOI: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.9b00309

New publication;

K. Ichihashi, S. Muratsugu, S. Miyamoto, K. Sakamoto, N. Ishiguro, M. Tada "Enhanced Oxygen Reduction Reaction Performance of Size-controlled Pt Nanoparticles on Polypyrrole-Functionalized Carbon Nanotubes" Dalton Trans.,48, 7130 - 7137 (2019). [Inside Front Cover ] DOI: 10.1039/C9DT00158A

We participated The 99th CSJ Annual Meeting.
A farewell party was held.
Bachelor thesis presentatino was held.
Master thesis presentation was held.
We participated IRCCS The 2nd International Symposium.
We took in the 32th annual 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.