KUNINOBU Yoichiro

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Name
KUNINOBU Yoichiro
E-mail
kuninobucm.kyushu-u.ac.jp
URL
http://kuninobu-lab-english.cm.kyushu-u.ac.jp/
Affiliation
Kyushu University
Section
Institute for Materials Chemistry and Engineering Division of Fundamental Organic Chemistry
Job title
Professor
Degree
PhD (Science)(The University of Tokyo)
Research funding number
40372685
ORCID ID
0000-0002-8679-9487

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Feb 2017
 - 
Today
Professor, Institute for Materials Chemistry and Engineering, Kyushu University
 
Apr 2012
 - 
Jan 2017
Associate Professor & ERATO Project Group Leader, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The University of Tokyo
 
Sep 2015
 - 
Sep 2015
Visiting Professor, Münster University, Germany
 
Apr 2007
 - 
Mar 2012
Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Natural Science and echnology, Okayama University
 
Apr 2005
 - 
Mar 2007
Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology, Okayama University
 

Education

 
Apr 1999
 - 
Oct 2003
Division of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science, The University of Tokyo
 
Apr 1995
 - 
Mar 1999
Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, The University of Tokyo
 

Awards & Honors

 
Apr 2017
Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award
 
Oct 2015
20th The Society of Silicon Chemistry Japan Award for Young Chemists
 
May 2015
JST-ERATO Lectureship Award
 
Apr 2012
The Young Scientists′ Prize, The Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
 
Nov 2011
Thieme Chemistry Journal Award 2012
 

Misc

 
Jizhi Ni, Jizhi Ni, Atsuhiko Taniguchi, Atsuhiko Taniguchi, Atsuhiko Taniguchi, Shuta Ozawa, Yukiko Hori, Yoichiro Kuninobu, Yoichiro Kuninobu, Yoichiro Kuninobu, Takashi Saito, Takaomi C. Saido, Taisuke Tomita, Youhei Sohma, Youhei Sohma, Motomu Kanai, Motomu Kanai
Chem   4 807-820   Apr 2018
© 2018 Elsevier Inc. Toxic aggregation of amyloid peptide and protein is intimately related to a number of human diseases, including Alzheimer's disease (AD). Here, we developed biocompatible photooxygenation catalyst 9, which can selectively oxyg...
Takayuki Wakaki, Takaya Togo, Daisuke Yoshidome, Yoichiro Kuninobu, Yoichiro Kuninobu, Motomu Kanai, Motomu Kanai
ACS Catalysis   8 3123-3128   Apr 2018
© 2018 American Chemical Society. We developed a palladium-catalyzed C-H transformation that enabled the synthesis of ketones from aldehydes and (hetero)aryl halides. The use of picolinamide ligands was key to achieving the transformation. Heteroa...
Takahiro Shirai, Motomu Kanai, Motomu Kanai, Yoichiro Kuninobu, Yoichiro Kuninobu
Organic Letters   20 1593-1596   Mar 2018
© 2018 American Chemical Society. We developed 2-position-selective, direct C-H trifluoromethylation, pentafluoroethylation, and heptafluoropropylation of quinoline derivatives. Regioselective transformation was achieved without derivatization of ...
Hong Liang Li, Motomu Kanai, Motomu Kanai, Yoichiro Kuninobu, Yoichiro Kuninobu
Organic Letters   19 5944-5947   Nov 2017
© 2017 American Chemical Society. An iridium-catalyzed ortho-selective C-H borylation of phenol and aniline derivatives has been successfully developed. Iridium/bipyridine-catalyzed C-H borylation generally occurred at the meta- and para-positions...
Yusuke Yoshigoe, Yusuke Yoshigoe, Yoichiro Kuninobu, Yoichiro Kuninobu
Organic Letters   19 3450-3453   Jul 2017
© 2017 American Chemical Society. Treatment of 2-phenylpyridines (or their analogs) with a 9-bicycloboranonane dimer (9-BBN dimer) in the presence of a catalytic amount of a commercially available iron salt, FeBr3, gave ortho-borylated products in...

Research Grants & Projects

 
The Mitsubishi Fundation: Research Grants in the Natural Sciences
Project Year: Oct 2018 - Sep 2019    Investigator(s): KUNINOBU Yoichiro
Development of synthetic organic reactions by use of transition metals
Project Year: 2003