Member

Akiko Yagi特任准教授 Designated Associate Professor

Name

八木亜樹子 Akiko Yagi

Mail Address

yagi.akiko at itbm.nagoya-u.ac.jp

Comment

I love “Chem is try”!

Education and Experience

2022– JST PRESTO researcher

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

(23) Shusei Fujiki, Kazuma Amaike, Akiko Yagi,* and Kenichiro Itami*

“Synthesis, properties, and material hybridization of bare aromatic polymers enabled by dendrimer support”

Nature Communications 2022, 13, 5358. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-022-33100-7

(22) Iain A. Stepek, Mai Nagase, Akiko Yagi, Kenichiro Itami

New paradigms in molecular nanocarbon science”

Tetrahedron 2022,119, accepted. Special issue for the 65th anniversary of Tetrahedron.

(21) Hiroki Shudo, Motonobu Kuwayama, Masafumi Shimasaki, Taishi Nishihara, Youhei Takeda, Takuya Kuwabara, Akiko Yagi, Yasutomo Segawa, Kenichiro Itami

“Perfluorocycloparaphenylenes: Fully fluorinated carbon nanorings by Ni-mediated one-pot synthesis”

Nature Commun. 2022, 13, 3713.
Highlighted in Chemical & Engineering News (ACS). Featured as Editors’ Highlights in Nature Commun.
ChemRxiv, DOI 10.33774/chemrxiv-2021-7kd63

(20) Hiroki Sato, Rie Suizu, Tomoki Kato, Akiko Yagi, Yasutomo Segawa, Kunio Awaga, Kenichiro Itami

“N-doped Nonalternant Aromatic Belt via a Six-fold Annulative Double N-Arylation”

Chem. Sci. 2022,13, Accepted Manuscript. ChemRxiv, DOI 10.26434/chemrxiv-2022-jqvv2

(19) Masahiko Yoshimura, Sojung F. Kim, Ryosuke Takise, Shuhei Kusano, Sakuya Nakamura, Masanori Izumi, Akiko Yagi, Kenichiro Itami, Shinya Hagihara

“Development of potent inhibitors for strigolactone receptor DWARF 14”

Chem. Commun. 2020, 56, 14917-14919.

(18) Chemical synthesis of carbon nanorings and nanobelts

Yuanming Li, Hideya Kono, Takehisa Maekawa, Yasutomo Segawa, Akiko Yagi, Kenichiro Itami

Acc. Mater. Res. 20212, 681-691. DOI: 10.1021/accountsmr.1c00105

(17) Photo-induced arylation of carbazoles with aryldiazonium salts

Bumpei Maeda, Genki Mori, Yota Sakakibara, Akiko Yagi, Kei Murakami, Kenichiro Itami

Asian J. Org. Chem. 2021, 10, 1428-1431.

(16) 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, 142, 12850-12856. DOI:10.1021/jacs.0c06007

ChemRxiv, DOI 10.26434/chemrxiv.12415166.

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

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

Chem. Sci. 2020, 11, 7672-7675. DOI: 10.1039/D0SC01909G

(14) 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

(13) 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.

(12) 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.

(11) 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/

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

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

(9) Chemical Synthesis of Cycloparaphenylenes

Yasutomo Segawa, Akiko Yagi, Kenichiro Itami Phys. Sci. Rev. 2017, 2, 20160102.

(8) ”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.

(7) “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.

(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)

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    Nice to meet you!

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