Member

Akiko Yagi特任准教授 Designated Associate Professor

Name

八木亜樹子 Akiko Yagi

Mail Address

yagi.akiko at d.mbox.nagoya-u.ac.jp

Comment

I love “Chem is try”!

Education and Experience

2021– Designated Associate Professor

Institute of Transformative bio-Molecules (ITbM), Nagoya University

2017–2020 Assistant Professor

Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University

2016–2017 Postdoctoral Fellow (JSPS Overseas Research Fellowship)

Department of Chemistry, The Scripps Research Institute, USA (Prof. Ryan A. Shenvi)

2013–2016 PhD (doctor course) student

Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University (Prof. Kenichiro Itami)  PhD degree: March 2016

  Visiting Student, April 2013–July 2013  (Prof. Cathleen M. Crudden, Queen’s University, Canada)

2011–2013Master course graduate student

Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University (Prof. Kenichiro Itami, Nagoya University)  M.S. degree: March 2013

  Visiting Student, April 2012–May 2012 (Prof. Ken-Tsung Wong, National Taiwan University, Taiwan)

2007–2011Undergraduate student

Department of Chemistry, School of Science, Nagoya University (Prof. Kenichiro Itami, Nagoya University)  B.S. degree: March 2011

Publication

(15) A Non-alternant Aromatic Belt: Methylene-bridged [6]Cycloparaphenylene Synthesized from Pillar[6]arene

Yuanming Li, Yasutomo Segawa, Akiko Yagi, Kenichiro Itami

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2020, accepted. DOI:10.1021/jacs.0c06007

(14) Programmable Synthesis of Multiply Arylated Cubanes through C–H Metalation and Arylation

Ryo Okude, Genki Mori, Akiko Yagi*, Kenichiro Itami*

Chem. Sci. 2020, Advance Article. DOI: 10.1039/D0SC01909G

(13) Synthesis of Highly Twisted, Nonplanar Aromatic Macrocycles Enabled By Axially Chiral 4,5-Diphenylphenanthrene building block

Yuanming Li, Akiko Yagi, Kenichiro Itami, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2020, 142, 3246-3253. DOI: 10.1021/jacs.9b13549

(12) Six-fold C–H Borylation of Hexa-peri-hexabenzocoronene

Mai Nagase, Kenta Kato, Akiko Yagi, Yasutomo Segawa, Kenichiro Itami, Beilstein J. Org. Chem. 2020, 16, 391-397.

(11) Ni-Catalyzed α-selective C–H Borylations of Naphthalene-based Aromatic Compounds

Toshiyuki Kamei, Soshi Nishino, Akiko Yagi, Yasutomo Segawa, Toyoshi Shimada, J. Org. Chem. 2019, 84, 14354-14359.

(10) Synthesis of Sterically Hindered 4,5-Diarylphenanthrenes via Acid-catalyzed Bisannulation of Benzenediacetaldehydes with Alkynes

Yuanming Li, Akiko Yagi, Kenichiro Itami Chem. Sci. 2019, 10, 5470-5475. DOI:10.1039/c9sc00334g

Highlighted in Chemical Science! https://www.rsc.org/news-events/journals-highlights/2019/may/a-challenging-synthesis/

(9) Armchair and Chiral Carbon Nanobelts: Scholl Reaction in Strained Nanorings

Akiko Yagi, Yasutomo Segawa, Kenichiro Itami Chem (Preview), 2019, 5, 746.

(8) “Branch-Selective Hydroarylation: Iodoarene–Olefin Cross-Coupling”

Samantha A. Green, Jeishla L. M. Matos, Akiko Yagi, Ryan A. Shenvi J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138, 12779.

(7) ”Synthesis and Properties of [8]-, [10]-, [12]-, and [16]Cyclo-1,4-naphthylenes”

Keishu Okada, Akiko Yagi, Yasutomo Segawa, Kenichiro Itami Chem. Sci. 2017, 8, 661.

(6) “Simple, direct methods for formation of self-assembled N-heterocyclic carbene monolayers on gold and their application in bio-sensing”

Cathleen M. Crudden, J. Hugh Horton, Mina R. Narouz, Zhijun Li, Christene A. Smith, Kim Munro, Christopher J. Baddeley, Christian R. Larrea, Benedict Drevniok, Bheeshmon Thanabalasingam, Alastair B. McLean, Olena V. Zenkina, Iraklii I. Ebralidze, Zhe She, Heinz-Bernhard Kraatz, Nicholas J. Mosey, Lisa N. Saunders, Akiko Yagi Nature Communications, 2016, 7, 12654.

(5) “Chemical Synthesis of Cycloparaphenylenes”

Yasutomo Segawa, Akiko Yagi, Kenichiro Itami Chemistry of Carbon Nanostructures (Eds. K. Müllen, X. Feng), De Gruyter, 2016

(4) “A Theoretical Study on the Strain Energy of Carbon Nanobelts”

Yasutomo Segawa, Akiko Yagi, Hideto Ito, and Kenichiro Itami Org. Lett. 2016, 18, 1430.

(3) “Design and Synthesis of Carbon Nanotube Segments”

Yasutomo Segawa, Akiko Yagi, Katsuma Matsui, and Kenichiro Itami. Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2016, 55, 5136.

(2) “Synthesis and Properties of Cycloparaphenylene-2,7-pyrenylene: A Pyrene-containing Carbon Nanoring”

Akiko Yagi, Gandikota Venkataramana, Yasutomo Segawa, and Kenichiro Itami Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 957.

(1) “Synthesis and Properties of [9]Cyclo-1,4-naphthylene: A p-Extended Carbon Nanoring”

Akiko Yagi, Yasutomo Segawa, and Kenichiro Itami J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134, 2962.

Invited Lectures

(1) 八木亜樹子

『私の歩んできた道』

福島県立会津学鳳中高等学校スーパーサイエンスハイスクール招待講演、福島県立会津学鳳中高等学校、福島、2014年12月

(2) 八木亜樹子

『Synthetic Studies for Novel Hydrocarbon Compounds』

第20回スクリプス・バイオメディカルフォーラム招待講演、メルパルク大阪、大阪、2017年12月

(3) 八木亜樹子

『とある女性研究者の奮闘記』

名古屋大学ジェンダーリサーチライブラリ主催シンポジウム 科学とジェンダー、名古屋大学 201911

Awards

(1) The KANTO Chemical Co. Award in Synthetic Organic Chemistry (Oct. 2019)

(2) The 33th Inoue Research Award for Young Scientist (Feb. 2017)

(3) The 6th Otsu Award Fellow (Oct. 2016)

(4) Poster Award (The 26th Symposium on Physical Organic Chemistry, September 2015)

(5) The 9th L’OREAL–UNESCO for Women in Science Japan Fellowships (July 2014)

(6) Poster Award (The 15th International Symposium on Novel Aromatic Compounds (ISNA-15), July 2013)

(7) JSPS Fellowship for Young Scientist (DC1) (April 2013–)

(8) IGER Research Assistant Fellowship (October 2012–March 2013)

(9) Poster Award (The 22th Symposium on Physical Organic Chemistry, September 2011)

(10) President Award (Nagoya University Science Forum for Young Woman Scientists, November 2011)

Our Member

  1. Majji Shankar
  2. Bach Xuan Nguyen
  3. Takaku Yoshihara
  4. Kanna Fujishiro
  5. Yoshifumi Toyama
  6. Honami Katsuragawa
  7. Kyoka Ohashi
  8. Atsushi Usami
  9. Hayato Yamada
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  13. Hideyo Kinoshita
  14. Kazuma Amaike
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  17. Yui Ueyama
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  19. Keigo Yamada
  20. Jung Jaehyun
  21. Kosuke Watanabe
  22. Hideya Kono
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  24. Erika Kato
  25. Ryo Akagami
  26. Hiroki Sato
  27. Greco Gonzalez Miera
  28. Mai Nagase
  29. Kaho Matsushima
  30. Bumpei Maeda

    伊丹研の米津玄師

  31. Hiroki Shudo
  32. Yuanming Li
  33. Satoshi Matsubara
  34. Shusei Fujiki

    Nice to meet you!

  35. Kou Kawahara

    Nice to meet you!

  36. Ayaka Ueda

    Ueda rice Ayaka

  37. Ryo Okude

    Nice to meet you! No.9

  38. Akiko Yagi

    I love Ramen.

  39. Yota Sakakibara

    Fine young man

  40. Michihisa Toya

    Love Sports

  41. Yip Shu Jan (Alicia)

    3rd Year PhD. Malaysian.

  42. Wataru Matsuoka

    AgO, AgO, AgO, AgO!!!

  43. Takehisa Maekawa
  44. Hideto Ito

    Assoc. Prof. I Love Alkyne and Camera.

  45. Kenichiro Itami

    教授・ITbM拠点長・伊丹ナノカーボンプロジェクト統括。

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