Department of Chemistry

Research Output 1980 2020

2020

Abundance and distribution of radioactive cesium-rich microparticles released from the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant into the environment

Ikehara, R., Morooka, K., Suetake, M., Komiya, T., Kurihara, E., Takehara, M., Takami, R., Kino, C., Horie, K., Takehara, M., Yamasaki, S., Ohnuki, T., Law, G. T. W., Bower, W., Grambow, B., Ewing, R. C. & Utsunomiya, S., Feb 2020, In : Chemosphere. 241, 125019.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nuclear Power Plants
Cesium
cesium
nuclear power plant
Nuclear power plants

Gelation of fish gelatin studied by multi-particle tracking method

Maki, Y. & Annaka, M., Apr 2020, In : Food Hydrocolloids. 101, 105525.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gelation
Gelatin
gelation
gelatin
Fish
Sphingomyelins
Chemical properties
Calorimetry
Crystallites
X-Ray Diffraction
2019
1 Citation (Scopus)
Glycosylation
Stereoselectivity
Oligosaccharides
linkages
reactivity
3 Citations (Scopus)

A concise method for quantitative analysis of interactions between lipids and membrane proteins

Inada, M., Kinoshita, M., Sumino, A., Oiki, S. & Matsumori, N., Jun 20 2019, In : Analytica Chimica Acta. 1059, p. 103-112 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self assembled monolayers
quantitative analysis
Lipids
Bacteriorhodopsins
Membrane Proteins
1 Citation (Scopus)

Adsorption Kinetics of Nitrogen Molecules on Size-Selected Silver Cluster Cations

Ito, T., Arakawa, M., Taniguchi, Y. & Terasaki, A., Jun 26 2019, In : Zeitschrift fur Physikalische Chemie. 233, 6, p. 759-770 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Silver
Cations
Nitrogen
silver
Adsorption
5 Citations (Scopus)

A Molecular Cobalt Hydrogen Evolution Catalyst Showing High Activity and Outstanding Tolerance to CO and O2

Wang, J. W., Yamauchi, K., Huang, H. H., Sun, J. K., Luo, Z. M., Zhong, D. C., Lu, T. B. & Sakai, K., Aug 5 2019, In : Angewandte Chemie - International Edition. 58, 32, p. 10923-10927 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon Monoxide
Cobalt
Hydrogen
Catalysts
Phosphates

Analysis of cluster growth in magnetron-sputtering metal-cluster source by optical emission spectroscopy

Kono, S., Arakawa, M. & Terasaki, A., Jan 1 2019, In : Chemistry Letters. 48, 12, p. 1537-1540 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Optical emission spectroscopy
Silver
Magnetron sputtering
Metals
Cations
2 Citations (Scopus)

An earth-abundant system for light-driven CO2 reduction to CO using a pyridinophane iron catalyst

Sakaguchi, Y., Call, A., Cibian, M., Yamauchi, K. & Sakai, K., Jan 1 2019, In : Chemical Communications. 55, 59, p. 8552-8555 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photosensitizers
Carbon Monoxide
Iron
Earth (planet)
Irradiation

A new and practical Se(IV) removal method using Fe3+ type cation exchange resin

Kawamoto, D., Yamanishi, Y., Ohashi, H., Yonezu, K., Honma, T., Sugiyama, T., Kobayashi, Y., Okaue, Y., Miyazaki, A. & Yokoyama, T., Oct 15 2019, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 378, 120593.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cation Exchange Resins
Selenium
selenium
resin
ion exchange
2 Citations (Scopus)
Photoelectrochemical cells
Hydrogen production
Electromotive force
Electrodes
Electron injection

Archaeal Glycolipid S-TGA-1 Is Crucial for Trimer Formation and Photocycle Activity of Bacteriorhodopsin

Inada, M., Kinoshita, M. & Matsumori, N., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : ACS Chemical Biology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bacteriorhodopsins
Glycolipids
Membrane Proteins
Lipids
Protons

Biosynthetic Short Neuropeptides: A Rational Theory Based on Experimental Results for the Missing Pain-Relief Opioid Endomorphin Precursor Gene

Matsushima, A., Sese, J. & Koyanagi, K. O., Jan 1 2019, In : ChemBioChem. 20, 16, p. 2054-2058 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neuropeptides
Opioid Analgesics
Genes
Pain
Peptides

Chain expansion process from knotted globule

Nakata, M., Nakamura, Y., Maki, Y. & Dobashi, T., Sep 12 2019, In : polymer. 178, 121541.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polymethyl Methacrylate
Polymethyl methacrylates
tert-Butyl Alcohol
Phase separation
Light scattering

Charge-state analysis of small barium-oxide clusters by x-ray absorption spectroscopy

Hayakawa, T., Arakawa, M., Ando, K., Kiyomura, Y., Kawano, T. & Terasaki, A., Feb 4 2019, In : Journal of Physics Condensed Matter. 31, 13, 134003.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

barium oxides
Barium
Absorption spectroscopy
x ray absorption
x ray spectroscopy

Cholesterol-Induced Conformational Change in the Sphingomyelin Headgroup

Hanashima, S., Murakami, K., Yura, M., Yano, Y., Umegawa, Y., Tsuchikawa, H., Matsumori, N., Seo, S., Shinoda, W. & Murata, M., Jul 23 2019, In : Biophysical Journal. 117, 2, p. 307-318 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sphingomyelins
Cholesterol
Molecular Dynamics Simulation
Choline
Sphingosine
Surface-Active Agents
Surface active agents
surfactants
Adsorption
adsorption

Comparison of picosecond electron dynamics in isolated and clustered Si quantum dots deposited on a semiconductor surface

Fukumoto, K., Seyhan, A., Onda, K., Oda, S. & Koshihara, S. Y., Jul 29 2019, In : Applied Physics Letters. 115, 5, 053105.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
quantum dots
electrons
carrier lifetime
optoelectronic devices
temporal resolution

Confined Space Enables Spontaneous Liquid Separation by Molecular Size: Selective Absorption of Alkanes into a Polyolefin Cast Film

Chiba, A., Oshima, A. & Akiyama, R., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Langmuir.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alkanes
Polyolefins
Paraffins
alkanes
casts
5 Citations (Scopus)
Nickel
Hydrides
Protons
Hydrogen
Metals
1 Citation (Scopus)

Design and synthesis of artificial ladder-shaped polyethers for exploring biological functions

Oishi, T., Jan 1 2019, In : Heterocycles. 99, 1, p. 21-53 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dinoflagellida
Polyethers
Ladders
Molecular Structure
Biological Products
3 Citations (Scopus)

Direct transformation of terminal alkenes with H2O into primary alcohols over metal oxide-supported Pd catalysts

Zhang, Z., Mamba, T., Yamamoto, E., Murayama, H., Ishida, T., Honma, T., Fujitani, T. & Tokunaga, M., Jun 5 2019, In : Applied Catalysis B: Environmental. 246, p. 100-110 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

alkene
Alkenes
Catalyst supports
Oxides
Olefins

Discovery of novel oestrogen receptor α agonists and antagonists by screening a revisited privileged structure moiety for nuclear receptors

Masuya, T., Iwamoto, M., Liu, X. & Matsushima, A., Dec 1 2019, In : Scientific reports. 9, 1, 9954.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Cytoplasmic and Nuclear Receptors
Estrogens
Estrogen Receptors
Epoxy Resins
Endocrine Disruptors
1 Citation (Scopus)

Dissolution of radioactive, cesium-rich microparticles released from the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant in simulated lung fluid, pure-water, and seawater

Suetake, M., Nakano, Y., Furuki, G., Ikehara, R., Komiya, T., Kurihara, E., Morooka, K., Yamasaki, S., Ohnuki, T., Horie, K., Takehara, M., Law, G. T. W., Bower, W., Grambow, B., Ewing, R. C. & Utsunomiya, S., Oct 1 2019, In : Chemosphere. 233, p. 633-644 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nuclear Power Plants
Cesium
cesium
Seawater
nuclear power plant

Distinct ionic adsorption sites in defective Prussian blue: A 3D-RISM study

Ruankaew, N., Yoshida, N., Watanabe, Y., Nakayama, A., Nakano, H. & Phongphanphanee, S., Jan 1 2019, In : Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 21, 40, p. 22569-22576 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ions
Adsorption
Alkalies
adsorption
Water

Editorial for special issue “minerals down to the nanoscale: A glimpse at ore-forming processes”

Ciobanu, C. L., Utsunomiya, S., Reich, M., Plümper, O. & Cook, N. J., Nov 2019, In : Minerals. 9, 11, 692.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access

Effect of Molecular Orientational Correlations on Solvation Free Energy Computed by Reference Interaction Site Model Theory

Tanimoto, S., Yoshida, N., Yamaguchi, T., Ten-No, S. L. & Nakano, H., Sep 23 2019, In : Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling. 59, 9, p. 3770-3781 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

model theory
Solvation
Free energy
energy
interaction

Effects of water addition on a catalytic fluorination of dienamine

Kuraoku, D., Yonamine, T., Koja, G., Yoshida, N., Arimitsu, S. & Higashi, M., Sep 21 2019, In : Molecules. 24, 19, 3428.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Fluorination
fluorination
Halogenation
reaction time
self consistent fields

Electronic and Geometric Effects on Chemical Reactivity of 3d-Transition-Metal-Doped Silver Cluster Cations toward Oxygen Molecules

Sarugaku, S., Arakawa, M., Kawano, T. & Terasaki, A., Oct 24 2019, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 123, 42, p. 25890-25897 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chemical reactivity
Silver
Transition metals
Cations
reactivity
1 Citation (Scopus)

Enantioselective Protonation of Enol Esters with Bifunctional Phosphonium/Thiourea Catalysts

Yamamoto, E., Wakafuji, K., Mori, Y., Teshima, G., Hidani, Y. & Tokunaga, M., Jun 7 2019, In : Organic Letters. 21, 11, p. 4030-4034 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thiourea
Protonation
thioureas
esters
Esters

Erratum: Sphingomyelin Stereoisomers Reveal That Homophilic Interactions Cause Nanodomain Formation (Biophysical Journal (2018) 115(8) (1530–1540), (S0006349518310208), (10.1016/j.bpj.2018.08.042))

Yano, Y., Hanashima, S., Yasuda, T., Tsuchikawa, H., Matsumori, N., Kinoshita, M., Al Sazzad, M. A., Slotte, J. P. & Murata, M., Apr 23 2019, In : Biophysical Journal. 116, 8, p. 1575-1576 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Open Access
Stereoisomerism
Sphingomyelins

Evaluation of the binding ability of an orphan nuclear receptor nurr1 to synthetic peptides.

Masuya, T., Tada, Y., Liu, X. & Matsushima, A., 2019, Peptide Science 2018. p. 133

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

nuclear power plants
Cesium
microparticles
accidents
Debris
5 Citations (Scopus)

Highly Efficient and Selective Photocatalytic CO2 Reduction to CO in Water by a Cobalt Porphyrin Molecular Catalyst

Call, A., Cibian, M., Yamamoto, K., Nakazono, T., Yamauchi, K. & Sakai, K., Jun 7 2019, In : ACS Catalysis. 9, 6, p. 4867-4874 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Porphyrins
Carbon Monoxide
Cobalt
Catalysts
Photosensitizers

Homo- and Heterosolvent Modifications of Hofmann-Type Flexible Two-Dimensional Layers for Colossal Interlayer Thermal Expansions

Ohtani, R., Yanagisawa, J., Matsunari, H., Ohba, M., Lindoy, L. F. & Hayami, S., Oct 7 2019, In : Inorganic chemistry. 58, 19, p. 12739-12747 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thermal expansion
thermal expansion
interlayers
flat layers
Polymers

Implementation of state-averaged MCSCF method to RISM- and 3D-RISM-SCF schemes

Okamoto, D., Watanabe, Y., Yoshida, N. & Nakano, H., Sep 1 2019, In : Chemical Physics Letters. 730, p. 179-185 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Solvation
self consistent fields
Excitation energy
Potential energy
Formaldehyde
1 Citation (Scopus)
Vibrational spectra
Infrared radiation
Atoms
Carbon Monoxide
atoms

Kinetics and Mechanism of Intramolecular Electron Transfer in Ru(II)-Re(I) Supramolecular CO2-Reduction Photocatalysts: Effects of Bridging Ligands

Yamazaki, Y., Ohkubo, K., Saito, D., Yatsu, T., Tamaki, Y., Tanaka, SI., Koike, K., Onda, K. & Ishitani, O., Sep 3 2019, In : Inorganic chemistry. 58, 17, p. 11480-11492 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photocatalysts
Photosensitizing Agents
electron transfer
Ligands
ligands
3 Citations (Scopus)
Electrocatalysts
Alkalinity
Protons
Hydrogen
1,2-benzenedicarbonitrile

Mechanism of local anesthetic-induced disruption of raft-like ordered membrane domains

Kinoshita, M., Chitose, T. & Matsumori, N., Sep 1 2019, In : Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - General Subjects. 1863, 9, p. 1381-1389 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Liquid membranes
Local Anesthetics
Dibucaine
Tetracaine
Membranes

Mechanisms of water oxidation using ruthenium, cobalt, copper, and iron molecular catalysts

Parent, A. R., Nakazono, T., Tsubonouchi, Y., Taira, N. & Sakai, K., Jan 1 2019, Advances in Inorganic Chemistry. van Eldik, R. & Hubbard, C. D. (eds.). Academic Press Inc., p. 197-240 44 p. (Advances in Inorganic Chemistry; vol. 74).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Ruthenium
Cobalt
Copper
Iron
Oxidation
4 Citations (Scopus)

Metal Organo-Polymeric Framework via [2 + 2] Cycloaddition Reaction: Influence of Hydrogen Bonding on Depolymerization

Park, I. H., Sasaki, K., Quah, H. S., Lee, E., Ohba, M., Lee, S. S. & Vittal, J. J., Mar 6 2019, In : Crystal Growth and Design. 19, 3, p. 1996-2000 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cyclobutanes
depolymerization
cyclobutane
Depolymerization
Cycloaddition

Metaschoepite Dissolution in Sediment Column Systems - Implications for Uranium Speciation and Transport

Bower, W. R., Morris, K., Livens, F. R., Mosselmans, J. F. W., Fallon, C. M., Fuller, A. J., Natrajan, L., Boothman, C., Lloyd, J. R., Utsunomiya, S., Grolimund, D., Ferreira Sanchez, D., Jilbert, T., Parker, J., Neill, T. S. & Law, G. T. W., Aug 20 2019, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 53, 16, p. 9915-9925 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Uranium
Colloids
Effluents
uranium
Sediments

Millimeter-wave spectroscopy of HDC=CH

Hayashi, M., Matsubayashi, H., Ichiyama, T., Harada, K. & Tanaka, K., Nov 14 2019, In : Journal of Chemical Physics. 151, 18, 184304.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Millimeter waves
Isomers
millimeter waves
Spectroscopy
methylidyne

Nano-scaled calcium molybdate particle formation on egg phosphatidylcholine liposome surface

Yamasaki, S., Kurita, S., Ochiai, A., Sueki, K. & Utsunomiya, S., Jan 1 2019, In : Chemistry Letters. 48, 12, p. 1480-1483 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phosphatidylcholines
Liposomes
Calcium
Calcium Chloride
Molybdenum

Necklace-like microstructure in shallow-quenched aqueous solutions of poly(n-isopropylacrylamide), detected by advanced small-angle neutron scattering methods

Koizumi, S., Masahiko, A. & Schwahn, D., Jan 1 2019, In : Soft Matter. 15, 4, p. 671-682 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neutron scattering
neutron scattering
Gels
gels
aqueous solutions
Chlorides
Antioxidants
Acids
Triazoles
Anti-Infective Agents

Optical study of electronic structure and photoinduced dynamics in the organic alloy system [(EDO-TTF) 0.89 (MeEDO-TTF) 0.11 ] 2 PF 6

Ishikawa, T., Urasawa, Y., Shindo, T., Okimoto, Y., Koshihara, S. Y., Tanaka, S., Onda, K., Hiramatsu, T., Nakano, Y., Tanaka, K. & Yamochi, H., Jan 1 2019, In : Applied Sciences (Switzerland). 9, 6, 1174.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Electronic structure
Absorption spectra
Phase transitions
Metals
insulators
1 Citation (Scopus)

Pd-catalyzed decarbonylation of furfural: Elucidation of support effect on Pd size and catalytic activity using in-situ XAFS

Ishida, T., Honma, T., Nakada, K., Murayama, H., Mamba, T., Kume, K., Izawa, Y., Utsunomiya, M. & Tokunaga, M., Jun 1 2019, In : Journal of Catalysis. 374, p. 320-327 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Furaldehyde
Furfural
X ray absorption
Palladium
Catalyst supports

Photochemical CO2 Reduction Driven by Water-Soluble Copper(I) Photosensitizer with the Catalysis Accelerated by Multi-Electron Chargeable Cobalt Porphyrin

Zhang, X., Cibian, M., Call, A., Yamauchi, K. & Sakai, K., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : ACS Catalysis. p. 11263-11273 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photosensitizing Agents
Photosensitizers
Porphyrins
Carbon Monoxide
Cobalt