Feb 3, 2021, at COOP cafeteria ("Isshoku"), O-okayama Campus


April 1, 2022
SK moved to College of Life Sciences, Ritsumeikan University.
Nov 4, 2021
Trick or Treat!    (Pâtissier: Kazuki Shinozaki)

Apr 16, 2021
Satoshi and Tatsuro's Dalton Trans. paper was highlighted in a back cover. Congrats.

Dec 17, 2019
Taishin, Takuya, and Tatsuro's Chem. Asian J. paper was highlighted in a front cover. Congrats.

Oct 16, 2019
Kayaki group published a cover picture article in J. Am. Chem. Soc. in collaboration with Takasago International Corp. Congrats.

Sep 2-4, 2019
SK talked in Mechanistic Processes in Organometallic Chemistry Faraday Discussion, in York, UK.
Jan 22, 2019
Tatsuro and Satoshi's Chem. Commun. paper was highlighted in an inside back cover. Congrats.

Nov 13, 2018
SK gave a seminar talk in Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology, Japan (Host: Prof. Julia Khusnutdinova).
Oct 12, 2018
YK published a News & Views article on homogeneous CO2 reduction in Nature Catalysis.
Sep 5, 2018
Professor Tiow-Gan Ong (Institute of Chemistry, Academia Sinica, Taiwan) visited our group.

Jul 30-Aug 4, 2018
SK and YK talked in the 43rd International Conference on Coordination Chemistry (ICCC2018) in Sendai, Japan.
Jul 15-20, 2018
SK talked in the 28th International Conference on Organometallic Chemistry (ICOMC2018) in Florence, Italy.

Jun 26, 2018
SK published a review article on protic NHC complexes in Chemical Reviews (special issue: Carbene Chemistry), a fruitful collaboration with Prof. F. Ekkehardt Hahn (WWU Münster, Germany).
Mar 13, 2018
Dr. J. C. Gordon (Los Alamos National Laboratory, USA) visited our group.

Jan 6, 2018
YK published two review articles on transfer hydrogenation and dehydrogenative oxidation with bifunctional catalysts. You can freely access the former one until March 3, 2018. Click HERE !
Dec 21, 2017
Kayaki group published a cover picture article in ChemCatChem.  Congrats to Mr. Watari & Prof. Kayaki.

Jun 26-28, 2017
SK gave an "expert seminar" lecture in IRTG2027 program in WWU Münster, Germany (Host: Prof. F. Ekkehardt Hahn).

Jan 29, 2017
Asuka went to U of Warwick to join Prof. Martin Wills Group as a visiting research student (6 weeks).
Aug 29, 2016
A Chem. Asian J. paper from Kayaki group was highlighted in Chemistry Views.
Apr 1, 2016
Department reorganization of Tokyo Tech: We are now in Department of Chemical Science and Engineering.
Dec 15-20, 2015
Asuka won a Symposium #186 Poster Prize and got an ukulele as an extra prize. Congrats.

A small reunion with Pavel (LANL) at a Japanese restaurant, Chiba-ken.
Jul 9, 2015
Professor Alex C.-Y. Wong (City U of Hong Kong) visited our group.

Apr 25, 2015
Kayaki group published a cover picture article in Advanced Synthesis & Catalysis.  Congrats to Mr. Watari & Prof. Kayaki.

Mar 30, 2015
Professor F. Ekkehardt Hahn (WWU Münster) visited our group.

Photo: dinner with Prof. Hahn in "Asian"
Sep 13, 2014
The new group website was launched.
Mar 31, 2014
Professor Takao IKARIYA retired and became an emeritus Professor.