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April, 29th, 2021 NEW!
Our paper "Zeolite Catalyzed Pyrazinone Synthesis in Water" was publishd in Bull. Chem. Soc. Jpn..
April, 28th, 2021 NEW!
Dr. Tatsuya Kuremoto (D3 student at that time) and Mr. Fumiya Tobita (D3 student at that time) received CSJ Student Presentation Award 2021 in The 101st CSJ Annual Meeting.
April, 21th, 2021 NEW!
Our outlook paper "Synthetic Organic Aquachemistry" was publishd in ACS Cent. Sci..
April, 6th, 2021 NEW!
Our paper "Catalytic Asymmetric Mannich Reactions with Simple Amides" was publishd in J. Am. Chem. Soc..
March, 16th, 2021
Our paper "Asymmetric C(sp3)–H functionalization of unactivated alkylarenes by chiral Brønsted base catalysts" was publishd in Commun. Chem..
March, 15th, 2021
Our paper "Nitrogen-doped carbon supported Rh nanoparticles for asymmetrin insertion of carbenoids" was publishd in Angew. Chem., Int. Ed..
February, 3rd, 2021
Our paper "Immobilized prolinamide catalyzed aldol reactions in flow" was publishd in Green Chem..
January, 8th, 2021
Our paper "3-step sequential continuous-flow synthesis of phellandrene" was publishd in Org. Process Res. Dev..
December, 17th, 2020
Our paper "Trifluoromethanesulfonic Acid‐Treated Titania Nanoparticles Immobilized on Nitrogen‐Doped Carbon" was publishd in Chem. Asian J..
December, 9th, 2020
Dr. Tomohiro Yasukawa (Project assistant professor, GSC lab.) was awarded for Nissan Chemical Industries Award in Synthetic Organic Chemistry.
December, 1st, 2020
Our account "Chiral rhodium nanoparticle-catalyzed asymmetric arylation reactions" was publishd in Acc. Chem. Res..
November, 3rd, 2020
Prof. Shu Kobayashi recieved Medal with Purple Ribbon.
October, 30th, 2020
Our paper "Cationic Aqua Palladium(II) Complex for Asymmetric Reactions in Water" was publishd in Angew. Chem., Int. Ed..
October, 2nd, 2020
We started official Twitter account of our laboratory. Follow us!
September, 9th, 2020
Our paper "Heterogeneous chiral rhodium catalysts utilizing acid–base and electrostatic interactions" was publishd in J. Am. Chem. Soc..
August, 26th, 2020
Our paper "Polysilane supported Pd nanoparticle catalyzed carbonylative Suzuki-Miyaura coupling" was publishd in Synlett.
July, 27th, 2020
Our paper "Brønsted Base–Photocatalyst Hybrid Systems for C–C Bond Formation Reactions" was publishd in ACS Catal..
April, 28th, 2020
Our paper "N-doped carbon incarcerated Fe/Cu catalyzed nitrile synthesis" was publishd in J. Org. Chem..
April, 14th, 2020
Our paper "Direct monitoring of reactions using mass spectrometry" was publishd in Chem. Sci..
April, 6th, 2020
Our paper "Zinc-catalyzed phosphonylation" was publishd in Org. Lett..
March, 9th, 2020
Our paper "Synthesis of Lactones and Lactams from CO2" was publishd in Org. Lett..
February, 6th, 2020
Our paper "Immobilized photosensitizers for flow reactions" was publishd in Synlett.
February, 6th, 2020
Our paper "Sequential-flow synthesis of Baclofen precursor" was published in Chem. Asian J..
November, 19th, 2019
Our paper "Chiral Rh nanoparticle catalyzed asymmetric 1,4-addition to unsaturated ketoesters" was published in Adv. Synth. Catal..
November, 11th, 2019
Our paper "Continuous synthesis of chiral amines by heterogeneous Ir catalyst" was published in Nat. Catal..
October, 2nd, 2019
Our paper "Oxygenation of Styrenes Catalyzed by N-Doped Carbon Incarcerated Cobalt Nanoparticles" was published in Bull. Chem. Soc. Jpn..
September, 15th, 2019
Our paper "Flow syntehsis of pyrazole derivatives" was published in Adv. Synth. Catal..
August, 7th, 2019
Our paper "Nickel-Diamine/Mesoporous Silica Composite as a Heterogeneous Chiral Catalyst for Asymmetric 1,4-Addition Reactions" was published in Angew. Chem. Int. Ed..
August, 2nd, 2019
Our paper "Copper-Catalyzed Carboxylation of Silanes with CO2" was published in Chem. Lett..
July, 26th, 2019
We won softball tournament in our department.
July, 25th, 2019
Dr. Woo-Jin Yoo (Project lecturer, GSC lab.)recieved poster prize in OMCOS 20.
June, 27th, 2019
Our paper "Heterogeneous Rh and Rh/Ag Bimetallic Nanoparticle Catalysts Immobilized on Chiral Polymer" was published in Chem. Sci..
June, 5th, 2019
Our paper "Solid Superbase‐Catalyzed Stereoselective 1,4‐Addition Reactions of Simple Amides in Batch and Continuous‐Flow System" was published in Adv. Synth. Catal..
June, 1st, 2019
Our paper "Enantioselective Aza-Michael/Protonation Reactions in Water" was published in Chem. Lett..
May, 13th, 2019
Our paper "Heterogeneous Chiral Diene‐Rh Complexes for Asymmetric Arylation" was published in Adv. Synth. Catal..
May, 2nd, 2019
Our paper "Direct Synthesis of Hydroquinones from Quinones through Sequential and Continuous‐Flow Hydrogenation‐Derivatization" was published in Angew. Chem. Int. Ed..
March, 28th, 2019
Our paper "Fluorocarboxylation of gem-difluoroalkenes" was published in Angew. Chem. Int. Ed..
March, 26th, 2019
Our paper "Aldol condensation under flow" was published in Org. Process. Res. Dev..
March, 15th, 2019
Our paper "Suzuki-Miyaura coupling under flow" was published in ChemCatChem.
February, 20th, 2019
The collaborative work with NIID was published in Commun. Chem..
January, 18th, 2019
Prof. Shu Kobayashi recieved The T.-Y. Luh Lectureship.
January, 18th, 2019
Our paper "Highly Selective Reductive Cross-Amination between Aniline or Nitroarene Derivatives and Alkylamines Catalyzed by Polysilane-Immobilized Rh/Pt Bimetallic Nanoparticles" was published in Synlett.
January, 13th, 2019
Our paper "Zirconium‐ß Zeolite Catalyzed Continuous‐Flow Friedel–Crafts Acylation Reaction" was published in Asian J. Org. Chem..
January, 9th, 2019
Prof. Shu Kobayashi recieved CSJ Award.
December, 7th, 2018
Dr. Hiroyuki Miyamura recieved Incentive Award in Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Japan.
November, 26th, 2018
Our paper "Alkylpotassium-Catalyzed Benzylic C–H Alkylation of Alkylarenes with Alkenes" was published in Synthesis.
October, 31st, 2018
Our paper "Direct Reductive Amination of Carbonyl Compounds with H2 Using Heterogeneous Catalysts in Continuous Flow as an Alternative to N‐Alkylation with Alkyl Halides" was published in Adv. Synth. Catal..
October, 19th, 2018
Our paper "Chiral Lewis acids integrated with single-walled carbon nanotubes for asymmetric catalysis in water" was published in Science.
February, 2nd, 2018
Our Green Chemistry paper was highlighted by 2017 HOT articles collections .
March, 25th, 2017
3rd International Symposium on Catalysis Toward Green Sustainable Chemistry (CAT-GSC-3) will be held.
October, 26th, 2016
Prof. Shū Kobayashi was appointed as the Honorary Professor of Hubei Engineering University
July, 15th, 2016
Mr. Io Sato (D1) won a Poster Prize in 20th International Symposium on Homogeneous Catalysis (ISHCXX).
December, 15-20th, 2015
Ms. Aya Suzuki (D1) won the student competition poster award in PACIFICHEM 2015(The International Chemical Congress of Pacific Basin Societies 2015).
December, 11th, 2015
Prof. Shū Kobayashi was elected as Fellow of American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).
June, 11th, 2015
Dr. Tomohiro Yasukawa (Project Assistant Professor of GSC social cooperation laboratory) was selected as the finalist of 2015 Reaxys PhD Prize.
April 16,2015
Our paper "Multistep Continuous Flow Synthesis of (R)- and (S)-Rolipram Using Heterogeneous Catalysts" was published in Nature.
March 31,2015
We finished 2nd International Symposium on Catalysis Toward Green Sustainable Chemistry (CAT-GSC-2) in great success. We sincerely appreciate all participants.
March 24,2015
2nd International Symposium on Catalysis Toward Green Sustainable Chemistry (CAT-GSC-2) will be held.
January 25,2015
It is the 40th anniversary of development of Mukaiyama aldol reaction.
Special Issue
January 13,2015
HP was renewed!

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Flow "Fine" Synthesis


Selected as cover picture of
Chem. Asian J. special issue for
Mukaiyama aldol 40th anniversary


Metal amide as the simplest
acid/base cooperative catalyst


Tandem reactions using
heterogeneous metal nanoparticles