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2013: Mr. Takumi Yoshida won the best poster award at the International Symposium on Catalysis and Fine Chemicals

2013: Mr. Sobi Asako and Mr. Matsuaki Matsubara won Poster Presentation Award in 3rd CSJ Chemistry Festa

2013: Our paper about photocrosslinking of fullerene vesicles was selected as "Editor's Choice" of Chemistry Letters.

2013: Prof. Nakamura's lecture at the 2013 National Organic Chemistry Symposium (NOS) was highlighted in Chemical & Engineering News.

2013: Mr. Sobi Asako was awarded Best Poster Award in 17th IUPAC International Symposia on Organometallic Chemistry Directed Towards Organic Synthesis (OMCOS17)

2013: Mr. Sobi Asako was awarded student presentation prize in the 93nd annual meeting of the Chemical Society of Japan

2013: An interview to Prof. Nakamura was broadcasted on NHK radio (Japan Broadcasting Corporation)

2012: Mr. Kosuke Minami won The Best Poster Award in 6th International Symposium on Nanomedicine (ISNM2012)

2012: Mr. Yasuyuki Ueda and Mr. Junya Yamada won Poster Presentation Award in 2nd CSJ Chemistry Festa

2012: Mr. Tatsuaki Matsubara and Mr. Takumi Yoshida won the Poster Award on the 59th Symposium on Organometallic Chemistry

2012: Mr. Ricardo Mizoguchi Gorgoll won Young Scientist Poster Award in 43rd Fullerenes-Nanotubes-Graphene General Symposium

2012: Our tripyridyltruxene paper was highlighted in Angewandte Spotlight

2012: Mr. Yasuyuki Ueda won a poster prize in 23rd Symposium on Physical Organic Chemistry

2012: Our study on crystal nucleation was highlighted in Todai Research

2012: Dr. Shunsuke Furukawa was appointed as Project Assistant Professor.

2012: Our study on imaging of moving molecules is published in a science textbook for junior high school students

2012: Dr. Xiaozhang Zhu was awarded presentation prize in the 92nd annual meeting of the Chemical Society of Japan

2012: Prof. Ei-ichi Negishi visited us on April 9, 2012

2011: Dr. Xiaozhang Zhu won poster award in International Symposium on Functional pi-Electron Systems

2011: Prof. Nakamura has been elected to the Honorary Professor of Xi'an Jiaotong University

2011: Commentary on "Element Strategy Initiative" (from Eiichi Nakamura & Kentaro Sato) appeared in Nature Materials

2011: Special Issue in Chemistry - An Asian Journal: In Honor of Profesor Eiichi Nakamura's 60th Birthday

2010: Mr. Matsumoto won Student Poster Award in Pacifichem 2010.

2010: Prof. Nakamura was awarded the Einstein Professorship of the Chinese Academy of Sciences in 2010.

2010: Dr. Hideyuki Tanaka was appointed as Project Assistant Professor.

2010: An article highlighting Prof. Nakamura's Arthur C. Cope Scholar Award appeared in C&EN.

2009: Prof. Nakamura received the Medal with Purple Ribbon (Shiju Hosho Medal of Honour from the Japanese government).

2009: Prof. Nakamura received the 2010 Arthur C. Cope Scholar Award of ACS.

2009: Dr. Laurean Ilies was appointed as Assistant Professor.

2009: Dr. Yoshikai was promoted to Associate Professor at Nanyang Technological University.

2008: Dr. Yoshikai was awarded Research Fellowship of National Research Foundation of Singapore.

2008: Dr. Harano was selected as a recipient of Inoue Research Award for Young Scientists.

2008: Dr. Takatsugu Tanaka was awarded 2008 IUPAC Honorable Mention Award.

2008: Prof. Nakamura has been elected to the Foreign Honorary Member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

2007: Ms. Fujino was appointed as Assistant Professor at Tohoku Univeristy.

2007: Dr. Koji Harano was appointed as Assistant Professor.

2007: Dr. Isobe was promoted to Full professor at Tohoku University.

2006: Dr. Yoshikai received Inoue Shorei Sho Award.

2006: Dr. Matsuo received the 3rd Osawa Award of Fullerene/Nanotube Research Society.

2006: Dr. Suenaga received the Sir. Martin Wood Prize (Millenium Science Forum, Japan-UK).

2006: Prof. Nakamura received the Humboldt Research Award (Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Germany).

2006: Dr. Hayato Tsuji moved as Associated professor from Institute for Chemical Research, Kyoto University.

2006: Dr. Masaharu Nakamura was promoted to Full professor at Institute for Chemical Research, Kyoto University.

2005: Dr. Koshino received Professional Technical Staff Award from Microscopy Society of America.

2005: Prof. Nakamura became a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC).

Dr. Isobe was awarded the 1st Osawa Award of Fullerene/Nanotube research association (2005).

Dr. Isobe was awarded the Chemical Society of Japan Award for Young Chemists (2004).

Professor Nakamura was awarded the Chemical Society of Japan Award for creative work in synthetic organic chemistry (2003).

Picked up as the cover of Acc. Chem Res. (2003).

Picked up in Chemical & Engineering News Chemistry Highlights 2002.

Nagoya Medal of Organic Chemistry 2001 was presented to Professor Nakamura.