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. 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).