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Nihon University
College of Science and Technology, Department of Materials and Applied Chemistry
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Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 1991
Mar 1999
Research Associate, Institute of Industrial Science, University of Tokyo
Oct 1993
Nov 1994
Post-Doctral Fellow, Universite Louis Pasteur
Apr 1999
Mar 2004
Assistant Professor, College of Science and Technology, Nihon University
Apr 2004
Mar 2007
Associate Professor, College of Science and Technology, Nihon University
Apr 2007
Apr 2010
Associate Professor of the College of Science and Technology, Nihon University


合成化学, Graduate School, Division of Engineering, The University of Tokyo

Awards & Honors

Sep 2018
Publons Peer Review Award, Publons
Winner: Joe Otsuki
Aug 2018
Asia Pacific Society for Materials Research Award, Asia Pacific Society for Materials Research
Winner: Joe Otsuki
Coordination-Directed Self-Assembling Systems for Photoelectroactive Functions, Lecture Award, Vietnam. Institut Kimia Malaysia & Chemical Society of Vietnam
Outstanding Reviewer for Materials Chemistry Frontiers in 2016, Royal Society of Chemistry
Nov 2003
分子および超分子スイッチング素子の創製, 日本大学理工学部学術賞

Published Papers

Electro-Active Nanofibers of a Tetrathiafulvalene Derivative with Amide Hydrogen Bonds as a Dopant-Free Hole Transport Material for Perovskite Solar Cells
R. Kaneko, T. H. Chowdhury, K. Sugawa, J.-J. Lee, J. Otsuki, A. Islam
Solar Energy   194 248-253   2019   [Refereed]
Mie Resonance-Enhanced Light Absorption of FeS2 Nanocubes in a Near-Infrared Region: Intraparticulate Synergy between Electronic Absorption and Mie Resonances
K. Sugawa, M. Matsubara, H. Tahara, D. Kanai, J. Yokoyama, K. Kanakubo, H. Ozawa, Y. Watanuki, Y. Kojima, N. Nishimiya, T. Sagara, K. Takase, M. Haga, J. Otsuki
ACS APPLIED ENERGY MATERIALS   2(9) 6472-6483   Aug 2019   [Refereed]
Perovskite Solar Cells using Surface Modified NiOx Nanoparticles as Hole Transport Materials in n-i-p Configuration
R. Kaneko, H. Kanda, K. Sugawa, J. Otsuki, A. Islam, M. K. Nazeeruddin
Solar RRL   3(9) 1900172   Jul 2019   [Refereed]
Cobalt-doped nickel oxide nanoparticles as efficient hole transport materials for low-temperature processed perovskite solar cells
R. Kaneko, T. H. Chowdhury, G. Wu, Md. E. Kayesh, S. Kazaoui, K. Sugawa, J.-J. Lee, T. Noda, A. Islam, J. Otsuki
Solar Energy   181 243-250   May 2019   [Refereed]
Supramolecular approach towards light-harvesting materials based on porphyrins and chlorophylls
Joe Otsuki
J. Mater. Chem. A   6(16) 6710-6753   2018   [Refereed][Invited]


大月 穣
CanApple ニュース(112)      Dec 2019
Coordination Oligomers and Polymers of an Oxazole-Appended Zinc Chlorophyll Derivative
Y. Shinozaki, I. Yoshikawa, K. Araki, K. Ohara, K. Yamaguchi, S. Kawano, K. Tanaka, Y. Araki, T. Wada, J. Otsuki
Chem. Lett.   43(6) 862-864   2014
Thermally Reduced Solution-Processed Graphene Oxide Thin Film: An Efficient Infrared Photodetector
F. A. Chowdhury, T. Mochida, J. Otsuki, M. S. Alam
Chem. Phys. Lett.   593 198-203   2014
Heteroleptic Ruthenium Complexes with 6-(ortho-Substituted Phenyl)-2,2'-Bipyridine Derivatives
J. Otsuki, Y. Takamori, K. Sugawa, A. Islam, K. Ogawa, A. Yamano, I. Yoshikawa, K. Araki
J. Organomet. Chem.   749 312-319   2014
Metal-Enhanced Fluorescence Platforms Based on Plasmonic Ordered Copper Arrays: Wavelength Dependence of Quenching and Enhancement Effects
K. Sugawa, T. Tamura, H. Tahara, T. Akiyama, J. Otsuki
ACS Nano   7(11) 9997-10010   2013

Books etc

Orbital Tuning of Ruthenium Polyimine Complexes by Ligand Design: from Basic Principles to Applications
J. Otsuki, G. Wu, R. Kaneko, Y. Ebata
Pan Stanford   Jan 2018   
東京化学同人   May 2016   
Graphene Science Handbook: Electrical and Optical Properties
CRC Press   Apr 2016   
共立出版   Mar 2016   
リバネス出版   Mar 2014   

Conference Activities & Talks

Synthesis of related derivatives aimed at elucidating properties and usefulness of a copper metallacrown
S. Kobori, Y. Hosoya, K. Sugawa, J. Otsuki,
日本化学会第99春季年会 (2019)   16 Mar 2019   
Synthesis and analysis of porphyrin derivatives for self-assembling macrorings
T. Okumura, H. Nagai, Y. Kida, K. Sugawa, J. Otsuki
日本化学会第99春季年会 (2019)   15 Mar 2019   
Supramolecular Coordination-Directed Assemblies for Light Harvesting [Invited]
J. Otsuki
International Congress on Pure & Applied Chemistry Langkawi (ICPAC Langkawi) 2018   15 Mar 2019   
Supramolecular Coordination-Directed Assemblies for Light Harvesting [Invited]
Joe Otsuki
International Congress on Pure & Applied Chemistry Langkawi (ICPAC Langkawi) 2018   2 Nov 2018   
Coordination-Directed Self-Assembly of Porphyrins and Metal Complexes towards Photoelectroactive Systems [Invited]
Joe Otsuki
2018 International Symposium for Advanced Materials Research (ISAMR 2018)   16 Aug 2018   


2003-292551 : 機能性金属錯体
WO2011/099602 : ポルフィリン誘導体および放射線力学療法におけるその使用”,特許出願5.