Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Innovative Areas FY2017-2021Hybrid Catalysis

Masahiro Yamanaka » Japanese

Affiliation Rikkyo University, Faculty of Science
Position professor
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Speciality Organic chemistry, Computational chemistry
Keyword Asymmetric Catalyst, Catalyst Design, DFT Calculation
Institute The Chemical Society of Japan, The society of Synthetic Organic Chemistry Japan, The Japanese Photochemistry Association


『Clarification and Design of Hybrid Control System Consisting of Multiple Cooperative Interactions』

Based on collaborations with experimental studies, we elucidate the cooperative effect of "Lewis acid/base interaction", "hydrogen bond interaction", and "dispersion interaction", rationally designing HYBRID molecular catalysts.


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Original papers

  • "Insights into the Structure and Function of a Chiral Conjugate-Base-Stabilized Bronsted Acid Catalyst"
    Odagi, M.; Araki, H.; Min, C.; Yamamoto, E.; Emge, T. J.; *Yamanaka, M.; *Seidel, D.
    Eur. J. Org. Chem. ,2019, 486-492
  • "Design of Chiral Bifunctional Dialkyl Sulfide Catalysts for Regio-, Diastereo-, and Enantioselective Bromolactonization"
    Nishiyori, R.; Tsuchihashi, A.; Mochizuki, A.; Kaneko, K.; *Yamanaka, M.; *Shirakawa, S.
    Chem. Eur. J. ,2018, 24, 16747-16752