Kazuo Akagi

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Name
Kazuo Akagi
Affiliation
Ritsumeikan University
Section
Research Organization of Science and Technology

Research Areas

 
 

Awards & Honors

 
Mar 2018
THE FELLOW of The Chemical Society of Japan (CSJ FELLOW), The Chemical Society of Japan
 
Sep 2017
Development of Electronic and Optical Functional Conjugated Polymers using Liquid Crystals, FELLOW of The Society of Polymer Science, Japan (SPSJ FELLOW), The Society of Polymer Science, Japan
 
Mar 2017
Development and Progress of Interdisciplinary Chemistry Based on Integration of Liquid Crystals and Conjugated Polymers, The Chemical Society of Japan Award, The Chemical Society of Japan
 
Sep 2010
Development of Asymmetric Reaction Field based on Liquid Crystal and Synthesis of Liquid Crystalline Conjugated Polymers, The Award of the Japanese Liquid Crystal Society for Scientific Achievements, The Japanese Liquid Crystal Society
 
Apr 2005
Synthesis and Properties of Advanced Functional Conjugated Polymers by Means of Liquid Crystal, The Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Prizes for Science and Technology, Japan, The Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan
 
May 2003
Development of Functional Conjugated Polymers, The Award of the Society of Polymer Science, Japan, he Society of Polymer Science, Japan
 
Jan 2002
Synthesis and Development of Helical Conjugated Polymers, Tsukuba Prize, The Science and Technology Promotion Foundation of Ibaraki
 
Sep 2001
Synthesis and Properties of Ferroelectric Liquid Crystalline Poly(p-phenylenevinylene) Derivatives, The Award of the Japanese Liquid Crystal Society for Outstanding Paper, The Japanese Liquid Crystal Society
 
Mar 2001
Discovery of Helical Polyacetylene in Asymmetric Liquid Crystal Field and Development of Liquid Crystalline Conjugated Polymers, NISSAN Science Prize, Nissan Global Foundation
 
Mar 2000
Synthesis and Function Control of Novel Conjugated Polymers by using Liquid Crystals, The Divisional Award of The Chemical Society of Japan, The Chemical Society of Japan
 

Published Papers

 
Shohei Yamakawa, Kohei Wada, Masatomo Hidaka, Tomonori Hanasaki, and Kazuo Akagi
Adv. Funct. Mater.   29(12) 1806592-1806608   Feb 2019   [Refereed]
Bairu Yan, Satoshi Matsushita, Shiho Suzuki, Shinichi Kitamura, Tatsuo Kaiho, Kazuo Akagi
Carbhydrate Polymers   196(-) 332-338   Sep 2018   [Refereed]
Mitsunobu Nakamura, Fuyuki Ota, Tadao Takada, Kazuo Akagi, Kazushige Yamana
Chirality   30(5) 602-608   May 2018   [Refereed]
K. H. Kim, S. L.-Avila, H. He, H. Kang, S. J. Hong, M. Park, J. Eklöf, K, M.-Poulsen, S. Matsushita, K. Akagi, S. Kubatkin, Yung Woo Park
Sci. Rep   8 4948 (1-7)   Mar 2018   [Refereed]
Satoshi. Matsushita, Bairu. Yan, Takanori Matsui, Je-Deok Kim, Kazuo Akagi
RSC Adv.   8(35) 19512-19523   2018   [Refereed]
Satoshi Matsushita, Yong Soo Jeong, Yoshinori Okada, Hiroyuki Hayasaka, Kazuo Akagi
Adv. Funct. Mater.   27(32) 1700929(1-7)   Jul 2017   [Refereed]
Jialin Yan, Fuyuki Ota, Benedict A. San Jose, Kazuo Akagi
Adv. Funct. Mater   27(2) 1604529-1604539   Jan 2017   [Refereed]
Kyung Ho Kim, Samuel Lara-Avila, Hojin Kang, Hans He, Johnas Eklӧf, Sung Ju Hong, Min Park, Kasper Moth-Poulsen, Satoshi Matsushita, Kazuo Akagi, Sergey Kubatkin, Yung Woo Park
Sci. Rep.   6(37783) 1-8   Nov 2016   [Refereed]
Bairu Yan, Satoshi Matsushita, Kazuo Akagi
Chem. Mater.   28(23) 8781-8791   Nov 2016   [Refereed]
Benedict A. San Jose, Satoshi Matsushita, Kazuo Akagi
Macromolecules   49(20) 7703-7708   Oct 2016   [Refereed]
Satoshi Matsushita, Bairu Yan, Mutsumasa Kyotani, Kazuo Akagi
Synthetic Metals   216 103-112   Jun 2016   [Refereed]
Mitsunobu Nakamura, Junpei Suzuki, Fuyuki Ota, Tadao Takada, Kazuo Akagi, Kazushige Yamana
Chem. Eur. J.   22(27) 9121-9124   May 2016   [Refereed]
Satoshi Matsushita, Kazuo Akagi
J. Am. Chem. Soc.   137(28) 9077-9087   Jun 2015   [Refereed]
Kazuyoshi Watanabe, Hiroyuki Hayasaka, Tatsuaki Miyashita, Kenta Ueda, Kazuo Akagi
Advanced Functional Materials   25(19)    May 2015   [Refereed]
Bairu Yan, Satoshi Matsushita, Kiyoshi Suda, Kazuo Akagi
Chemistry of Materials   27(8)    Apr 2015   [Refereed]
Benedict A. San Jose, Tomoki Ashibe, Naoki Tada, Shinichi Yorozuya, Kazuo Akagi
Advanced Functional Materials   24(39)    Oct 2014   [Refereed]
Benedict A. San Jose, Jialin Yan, Kazuo Akagi
Angewandte Chemie International Edition   53(40)    Sep 2014   [Refereed]
Sangbum Ahn, Kazuki Yabumoto, Yongsoo Jeong, Kazuo Akagi
Polym. Chem.   5(24)    Aug 2014   [Refereed]
Kazuyoshi Watanabe, Kazuo Akagi
Science and Technology of Advanced Materials   15    Aug 2014   [Refereed]
Kazuyoshi Watanabe, Kazuo Akagi
SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY OF ADVANCED MATERIALS   15(4)    Aug 2014   [Refereed]
Jingxhou Bu, Kazuyoshi Watanabe, Hiroyuki Hayasaka, Kazuo Akagi
NATURE COMMUNICATIONS   5    May 2014   [Refereed]
Satoshi Matsushita, Bairu Yan, Shinsuke Yamamoto, Yong Soo Jeong, Kazuo Akagi
ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE-INTERNATIONAL EDITION   53(6)    Feb 2014   [Refereed]
Satoshi Matsushita, Yong Soo Jeong, Kazuo Akagi
CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS   49(19)    2013   [Refereed]
Kazuyoshi Watanabe, Kiyoshi Suda, Kazuo Akagi
JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY C   1(16)    2013   [Refereed]
Benedict A. San Jose, Kazuo Akagi
POLYMER CHEMISTRY   (4)    2013   [Refereed]
Kedong Bi, Annie Weathers, Satoshi Matsushita, Michael T. Pettes, Munju Goh, Kazuo Akagi, Li Shi
JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSICS   114(19)    Nov 2013   [Refereed]
Hye Jin Yoo, Sun Young Lee, Nam-Ho You, Dong Su Lee, Hyeonuk Yeo, Yong Mun Choi, Munju Goh, Jinwoo Park, Kazuo Akagi, Jae Whan Cho
SYNTHETIC METALS   181    Oct 2013   [Refereed]
Taizo Mori, Kazuo Akagi
MACROMOLECULES   46(17)    Aug 2013   [Refereed]
Munju Goh, Jinwoo Park, Yehdong Han, Sangbum Ahn, Kazuo Akagi
JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY   22(48)    2012   [Refereed]
Benedict A. San Jose, Satoshi Matsushita, Kazuo Akagi
JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY   134(48)    Dec 2012   [Refereed]
Kazuyoshi Watanabe, Hiroshi Iida, Kazuo Akagi
ADVANCED MATERIALS   24(48)    Dec 2012   [Refereed]
Pavel E. Gusakov, Alexander V. Andrianov, Andrey N. Aleshin, Satoshi Matsushita, Kazuo Akagi
SYNTHETIC METALS   162(21-22)    Dec 2012   [Refereed]
A. Choi, K. H. Kim, S. J. Hong, M. Goh, K. Akagi, R. B. Kaner, N. N. Kirova, S. A. Brazovskii, A. T. Johnson, D. A. Bonnell, E. J. Mele, Y. W. Park
PHYSICAL REVIEW B   86(15)    Oct 2012   [Refereed]
Mutsumasa Kyotani, Satoshi Matsushita, Shin-ichi Kimura, Kazuo Akagi
JOURNAL OF ANALYTICAL AND APPLIED PYROLYSIS   95    May 2012   [Refereed]
Kazuyoshi Watanabe, Itaru Osaka, Shinichi Yorozuya, Kazuo Akagi
CHEMISTRY OF MATERIALS   24(6)    Mar 2012   [Refereed]
Hiroyuki Hayasaka, Tatsuaki Miyashita, Masaru Nakayama, Kenji Kuwada, Kazuo Akagi
JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY   134(8)    Feb 2012   [Refereed]
Satoshi Matsushita, Kazuo Akagi
Israel Journal of Chemistry   51(10)    Nov 2011   [Refereed]
Satoshi Matsushita, Mutsumasa Kyotani, Kazuo Akagi
Journal of the American Chemical Society   133(44)    Nov 2011   [Refereed]
Benedict A. San Jose, Satoshi Matsushita, Yasuyuki Moroishi, Kazuo Akagi
Macromolecules   44(16)    Aug 2011   [Refereed]
Yong Soo Jeong, Kazuo Akagi
Journal of Materials Chemistry   21(28)    Jan 2011   [Refereed]
Asymmetric Polymerization in a Chiral Liquid Crystal Reaction Field
Kazuo Akagi
Material Matters   5(1)    2010   [Refereed]
Ajeong Choi, H. J. Lee, A.B. Kaiser, S. H. Jhang, S.H. Lee, J. S. Yoo, H. S. Kim, Y. W. Nam, S. J. Park, H. H. Yoo, A. N. Aleshin, Munju Goh, Kazuo Akagi, R. B. Kaner, J. S. Brooks, J. Svensson, Serguei Brazovskii, Natasha Kirova, Yung Woo Park
Synthetic Metals   160(11-12)    Nov 2010   [Refereed]
Taizo Mori, Matsumasa Kyotani, Kazuo Akagi
Macromolecules   43(20)    Sep 2010   [Refereed]
Munju Goh, Takayuki Matsushita, Hikaru Satake, Mutsumasa Kyotani, Kazuo Akagi
Macromolecules   43(14)    Jun 2010   [Refereed]
Munju Goh, Satoshi Matsushita, Kazuo Akagi
Chemical Society Reviews   39(7)    Mar 2010   [Refereed]
Mutsumasa Kyotani, Satoshi Matsushita, Munju Goh, Takuro Nagai, Yoshio Matsui, Kazuo Akagi
Nanoscale   2(4)    Jan 2010   [Refereed]
Kazuo Akagi
CHEMICAL REVIEWS   109(11)    Nov 2009   [Refereed]
Munju Goh, Guangzhe Piao, Mutsumasa Kyotani, Kazuo Akagi
MACROMOLECULES   42(22)    Nov 2009   [Refereed]
Satoshi Matsushita, Mutsumasa Kyotani, Kazuo Akagi
SYNTHETIC METALS   159(21-22)    Nov 2009   [Refereed]
Hiroshi Yabu, Kazuo Akagi, Masatsugu Shimomura
SYNTHETIC METALS   159(9-10)    May 2009   [Refereed]
Kazuo Akagi
JOURNAL OF POLYMER SCIENCE PART A-POLYMER CHEMISTRY   47(10)    May 2009   [Refereed]
Kiyoshi Suda, Jun Yoshida, Shigeki Nimori, Kazuo Akagi
SYNTHETIC METALS   159(9-10)    May 2009   [Refereed]
Taizo Mori, Tetsuya Sato, Mutsumasa Kyotani, Kazuo Akagi
MACROMOLECULES   42(6)    Mar 2009   [Refereed]
Munju Goh, Kazuo Akagi
LIQUID CRYSTALS   35(8)    2008   [Refereed]
Kazuo Akagi, Taizo Mori
CHEMICAL RECORD   8(6)    2008   [Refereed]
Mutsumasa Kyotani, Satoshi Matsushita, Takuro Nagai, Yoshio Matsui, Masaki Shimomura, Akira Kaito, Kazuo Akagi
JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY   130(33)    Aug 2008   [Refereed]
Kiyoshi Suda, Kazuo Akagi
JOURNAL OF POLYMER SCIENCE PART A-POLYMER CHEMISTRY   46(11)    Jun 2008   [Refereed]
Hiroyuki Hayasaka, Kazuya Tamura, Kazuo Akagi
MACROMOLECULES   41(7)    Apr 2008   [Refereed]
Mutsumasa Kyotani, Hiromasa Goto, Kiyoshi Suda, Takuro Nagai, Yoshio Matsui, Kazuo Akagi
JOURNAL OF NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY   8(4)    Apr 2008   [Refereed]
Hiromasa Goto, Tomohisa Miyazawa, Keiichi Tomishige, Kimio Kunimori, Rafaeel H. L. Kiebooms, Yuki Akiyama, Kazuo Akagi
JOURNAL OF APPLIED POLYMER SCIENCE   107(1)    Jan 2008
M. Goh, M. Kyotani K. Akagi
J. Am. Chem. Soc.   129(27) 8519-8527   Jul 2007   [Refereed]
Hiromasa Goto, Kazuo Akagi, Xiaoman Dai, Harunori Narihiro
FERROELECTRICS   348    2007
Kazuo Akagi
POLYMER INTERNATIONAL   56(10)    Oct 2007
Munju Goh, Takayuki Matsushita, Mutsumasa Kyotani, Kazuo Akagi
MACROMOLECULES   40(14)    Jul 2007
Mutsumasa Kyotani, Satoshi Matsushita, Takuro Nagai, Yoshio Matsui, Kazuo Akagi
SYNTHETIC METALS   157(13-15)    Jul 2007
Zhao Xia Jin, Zhi Yong Wang, Zu Jin Shi, Hyun Jung Lee, Yung Woo Park, Kazuo Akagi
CURRENT APPLIED PHYSICS   7(4)    May 2007
Kazuo Akagi
BULLETIN OF THE CHEMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN   80(4)    Apr 2007
Hiroyuki Hayasaka, Kazuya Tamura, Kazuo Akagi
JOURNAL OF PHOTOPOLYMER SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY   19(1)    2006
H. Goto, K. Akagii
J. Polym. Soc, Part A : Polym. Chem.   43(3) 616-629   2005   [Refereed]
H. Goto, K. Akagi
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.   44(28) 4322-4328   2005   [Refereed]
K. Akagi, G. Piao, S. Kaneko, K. Sakamaki, H. Shirakawa, M. Kyotani
Science   282(5394) 1683-1686   Nov 1998   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Comparative study on poly(alkyl or alkoxythiophene)s
Kyoji Kaeriyama; Hideyuki Masuda; Hideki Shirakawa; Kazuo Akagi; Hiroko Suezwa; Minoru Hirota
Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering, Proceedings of the ACS Division of Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering   64 212-213   1991   [Refereed]
Polyacetylenes
Akagi, Kazuo
Conjugated Polymers: A Practical Guide to Synthesis,, pp. 12-36      Oct 2013   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
4th Edition of the Handbook of Conducting Polymers, Ed. B.C. Thompson, J. R. Reynolds and T. A. Skotheim
Kazuo Akagi (Part:Contributor, “Multifunctional Conjugated Polymers: Helically Assembled Spherulites, Photo-Controllable Illuminants, and Helical Graphites”)
CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, LLC   2019   
Functional Organic and Hybrid Nanostructured Materials: Fabrication, Properties, and Applications, Ed., Q. Li
S. Matsushita, B. A. San Jose and K. Akagi (Part:Contributor, Chapter 15, 547-574 "Functional Nanostructured Conjugated PolymersFunctional Nanostructured Conjugated Polymers")
Wiley-VCH   2018   ISBN:978-3-527-34254-9
日本の高分子科学技術史 第2巻
Kazuo Akagi (Part:Contributor)
2016   
Conjugated Polymers: A Practical Guide To Synthesis, Eds. K. Muellen, J. R. Reynolds, T. Masuda
Kazuo Akagi (Part:Contributor, Chap. 2, 12-36 ”Polyacetylenes”)
RSC Polymer Chemistry Series   2014   
Nanoscience with Liquid Crystals: From Self-Organized Nanostructures to Applications, Ed., Q. Li
B. A. San Jose, K. Akagi (Part:Contributor, Chapter 9, 319-353 “Self-Assembled Liquid Crystalline Conjugated Polymers: Synthesis, Development, and their Advanced Electro-Optical Properties”)
Springer, Switzerland   2014   ISBN:978-3-319-04867-3
The Liquid Crystal Display Story: 50 Years of Liquid Crystal R&D that lead The Way to the Future, Ed. N. Koide
Kazuo Akagi (Part:Contributor, Chapter 9.5, 278-286 「Polymer Synthesis in a Chiral Liquid Crystal Field」)
Springer, Tokyo   2014   ISBN:978-4-431-54858-4,978-4-431-54859-1 (eBook)
「技術シーズを活用した研究開発テーマの発掘」
Kazuyoshi Watanabe, Satoshi Matsushita, Kazuo Akagi (Part:Contributor)
2013   
「CSJカレントレビュー キラル化学 −その起源から最新のキラル材料研究まで−」 第7章キラル液晶最前線2日本化学会編
Kazuo Akagi, Kazuyoshi Watanabe (Part:Contributor)
2013   
「液晶ディスプレイ物語−50年の液晶開発と未来に託す夢−」日本学術振興会情報科学用有機材料第142委員会液晶部会編
Kazuo Akagi (Part:Contributor, 第2部第1章1.5, 343 - 352 「キラル液晶場における高分子合成」)
2013   
PEDOTの材料物性とデバイス応用(奥崎秀典監修)
Satoshi Matsushita, Yong Soo Jeong, Kazuo Akagi (Part:Contributor)
2012   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
共役ポリマーを前駆体とするヘリカルグラファイトの創製 [Invited]
Kazuo Akagi
第126回黒鉛化合物研究会   25 Jan 2019   
Hierarchical Structures and Chiroptical Properties of Helical Conjugated Polymers (Plenary) [Invited]
Kazuo Akagi
International Symposium on Circularly Polarized Luminescence and Related Phenomena   22 Jan 2019   
液晶と共役ポリマーとの融合化学 [Invited]
Kazuo Akagi
公開セミナー   18 Jan 2019   
Helical Structures and Chiroptical Properties of Multifunctional Conjugated Polymers (Plenary) [Invited]
Kazuo Akagi
The 22th International Symposium on Advanced Display Materials and Devices (ADMD 2018)   10 Jul 2018   
Conjugated Polymers-Based Multifunctional Materials with Stimuli-Responsive Helical Structures and Chiroptical Properties [Invited]
Kazuo Akagi
International Conference on Science and Technology of Synthetic Metals 2018 (ICSM 2018)   2 Jul 2018   
Helical Carbon and Graphite Films Prepared from Helical Conjugated Polymers [Invited]
Kazuo Akagi
KAST International Workshop on Carbon Nanoelectronics   30 Jun 2018   
Conjugated Polymers with External Stimulus-Responsive Helical Structures and Chiroptical Properties [Invited]
Kazuo Akagi
Toyota Riken International Workshop on Chirality in Soft Matter   24 Nov 2017   
Multifunctional Conjugated Polymers (Plenary) [Invited]
Kazuo Akagi
2nd International Conference and Exhibition on Polymer Chemistry 2017   15 Nov 2017   
電子・光機能性ポリマーおよびナノカーボンの合成と物性 [Invited]
Kazuo Akagi
特別セミナー   26 Sep 2017   
ソフト材料としての共役ポリマーの合成、構造、および電子・光機能 [Invited]
Kazuo Akagi
第2回ソフトロボット・メカニカル材料シンポジウ   2 Sep 2017   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Synthesis of Conjugated Polymers with Higher-Ordered Helical Structures in Helicity-Controllable Liquid Crystal Field and Their Functional Properties
The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(S)
Project Year: Apr 2008 - Mar 2013    Investigator(s): Kazuo Akagi
Control of Super-Hierarchical Structures and Innovative Functions of Next-Generation Conjugated Polymers
The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan: s-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Priority Areas
Project Year: Apr 2005 - Mar 2009    Investigator(s): Kazuo Akagi

Social Contribution

 
2009年 特許庁特許出願技術動向調査「導電性ポリマー関連技術」委員会委員
[Advisor, Informant]  2009
2005年内閣府総合科学技術会議「ナノテクノロジー・材料分野研究会材料領域」招聘有識者
[Advisor, Informant]  2005
高分子学会設立50周年記念「おもしろ高分子展」出展協力
[Advisor, Informant]  10 Aug 2002 - 25 Aug 2002
日本科学未来館に導電性高分子薄膜の提供・展示協力
[Advisor, Informant]  Jul 2002
日本化学会主催「夢・わくわく化学展」出展協力
[Advisor, Informant, Demonstrator]  16 Aug 2001 - 21 Aug 2001