Synergistic Effect in Ir- or Pt-Doped Ru Nanoparticles: Catalytic Hydrogenation of Carbonyl Compounds under Ambient Temperature and H2 Pressure

Shotaro Matsuda, Shinya Masuda, Shinjiro Takano, Nobuyuki Ichikuni and Tatsuya Tsukuda*
ACS Catal., 11, 10502-10507 (2021).

Effects of π-Electron Systems on Optical Activity of Au11 Clusters Protected by Chiral Diphosphines

Naoaki Shinjo, Shinjiro Takano and Tatsuya Tsukuda*
Bull. Korean Chem. Soc., in press.

Photoluminescence of Doped Superatoms M@Au12 (M = Ru, Rh, Ir) Homoleptically Capped by (Ph2)PCH2P(Ph2): Efficient Room-Temperature Phosphorescence from Ru@Au12

Shinjiro Takano, Haru Hirai, Takuya Nakashima, Takeshi Iwasa, Tetsuya Taketsugu and Tatsuya Tsukuda*
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 143, 10560-10564 (2021).

Atomically-Ordered Trimetallic Superatoms M@Au6Ag6 (M = Pd, Pt): Synthesis and Photoluminescence Properties

Shinjiro Takano and Tatsuya Tsukuda*
Chem. Lett., 50, 1419-1422 (2021).
Open Access

Ligand Effects on the Structures of [Au23L6(C≡CPh)9]2+ (L = N-Heterocyclic Carbene vs Phosphine) with Au17 Superatomic Cores

Koto Hirano, Shinjiro Takano and Tatsuya Tsukuda*
J. Phys. Chem. C, 125, 9930-9936 (2021).

New Magic Au24 Cluster Stabilized by PVP: Selective Formation, Atomic Structure, and Oxidation Catalysis

Shingo Hasegawa, Shinjiro Takano, Koji Harano and Tatsuya Tsukuda*
JACS Au, 1, 660-668 (2021).
Selected as Supplementary Cover Image, Open Access

Gas-Phase Studies of Chemically Synthesized Au and Ag Clusters

Kiichirou Koyasu and Tatsuya Tsukuda*
J. Chem. Phys., 154, 140901 (2021).
Invited Perspective, Selected as Front Cover

Few-nm-Sized, Phase-Pure Au5Sn Intermetallic Nanoparticles: Synthesis and Characterization

Satoshi Osugi, Shinjiro Takano, Shinya Masuda, Koji Harano and Tatsuya Tsukuda*
Dalton Trans., 50, 5177-5183 (2021).
Selected as Dalton Transactions HOT Article

The Journal of Physical Chemistry C Virtual Special Issue on Metal Clusters, Nanoparticles, and the Physical Chemistry of Catalysis

Tatsuya Tsukuda* and Hannu Häkkinen*
J. Phys. Chem. C, 125, 4927-4929 (2021).
Guest Edited, Virtual Special Issue "Metal Clusters, Nanoparticles, and the Physical Chemistry of Catalysis"

Chemically Modified Gold/Silver Superatoms as Artificial Elements at Nanoscale: Design Principles and Synthesis Challenges

Shinjiro Takano and Tatsuya Tsukuda*
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 143, 1683-1698 (2021).
Invited Perspective

Exploring Novel Catalysis Using Polymer-Stabilized Metal Clusters

Shingo Hasegawa and Tatsuya Tsukuda*
Bull. Chem. Soc. Jpn., 94, 1036-1044 (2021).
Invited Account, Special Issue "Frontiers of Molecular Science", Open Access
Selected as Inside Cover

Identification of Hydrogen Species on Pt/Al2O3 by in situ Inelastic Neutron Scattering and Their Reactivity with Ethylene

Seiji Yamazoe, Akira Yamamoto, Saburo Hosokawa, Ryoichi Fukuda, Kenji Hara, Mitsutaka Nakamura, Kazuya Kamazawa, Tatsuya Tsukuda, Hisao Yoshida* and Tsunehiro Tanaka*
Catal. Sci. Technol., 11, 116-123 (2021).
Selected as Inside Front Cover, Open Access

Controlled Dimerization and Bonding Scheme of Icosahedral M@Au12 (M = Pd, Pt) Superatoms

Emi Ito, Shinjiro Takano,* Toshikazu Nakamura and Tatsuya Tsukuda*
Angew. Chem., Int. Ed., 60, 645-649 (2021).

Toward Controlling the Electronic Structures of Chemically Modified Superatoms of Gold and Silver

Tsubasa Omoda, Shinjiro Takano and Tatsuya Tsukuda*
Small, 17, 2001439 (2021).
Invited Review, Selected as Inside Front Cover

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