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Prof. Oikawa won the JSBBA Award

2019-10-21

Prof. Hideaki Oikawa (Mechanistic Organic Chem. Lab.) won JSBBA (Japan Society for Bioscience, Biotechnology, and Agrochemistry) Award.

2019 JSBBA Award

  • Prof. Hideaki Oikawa (Mechanistic Organic Chem. Lab.)
    “Biosynthetic machinary: Deciphering and regulating the system for creating structural diversity of bioactive metabolites”

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Prof. Maeda won the WATOC Dirac Medal

2019-01-23

Prof. Satoshi Maeda (Theoretical Chem. Lab.) won Dirac Medal of World Association of Theoretical and Computational Chemists (WATOC).

WATOC Dirac Medal

  • Satoshi Maeda (Theoretical Chem. Lab.)
    “For his development of automatic search methods for reaction pathways on single and multiple potential surfaces and their application to various chemical reactions”

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Profs. Taketsugu and Suzuki won the CSJ Award for Creative Work

2019-01-16

Prof. Tetsuya Taketsugu (Quantum Chem. Lab.) and Prof. Takanori Suzuki (Organic Chem. 1 Lab.) won the CSJ Award for Creative Work.

The CSJ Award for Creative Work

  • Prof. Tetsuya Taketsugu (Quantum Chem. Lab.)
    “Ab Initio Elucidation of Electronically-Excited Reaction Processes and Dynamics”
  • Prof. Takanori Suzuki (Organic Chem. 1 Lab.)
    “Studies on Dynamic Redox Systems: Construction of Record-breaking Strained Compounds and Development of Unimolecular Memory”

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“The Institute for Chemical Reaction Design and Discovery,” led by Prof. S. Maeda (Theoretical Chem. Lab.), was adopted as a World Premier International Research Center Initiative (WPI)

2018-10-09

“The Institute for Chemical Reaction Design and Discovery,” led by Prof. S. Maeda (Theoretical Chem. Lab.), was adopted as a World Premier International Research Center Initiative (WPI).

Theoretical Chemistry Laboratory was newly launched (Apr. 1)

2018-04-04

Theoretical Chemistry Laboratory led by Prof. Satoshi Maeda was launched.

Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Innovative Areas “Soft Crystals,” led by Prof. M. Kato (Coordination Chem. Lab.), was adopted by MEXT

2017-08-03

The following Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Innovative Areas (Research in a Proposed Research Area), led by Prof. M. Kato (Coordination Chem. Lab.) was adopted by MEXT.

  • Project Area: Soft Crystals: Science and Photofunctions of Easy-Responsive Systems with Flexibility and Higher-Ordering
  • Project Leader: Prof. Masako Kato (Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Hokkaido University)
  • Project Period (FY): 2017-2021
  • Webpage: https://www.softcrystal.org/en

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Prof. Oikawa won the Commendation for Science and Technology by MEXT

2017-04-21

Prof. Hideaki Oikawa (Mechanistic Organic Chem. Lab.) won the Commendation for Science and Technology by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT).

Prize for Science and Technology, Commendation for Science and Technology by MEXT

  • Prof. Hideaki Oikawa (Mechanistic Organic Chem. Lab.)
    “Production of useful natural products by heterologous expression method in Aspergillus oryzae utilizing design drawing”

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Dr. Satoshi Maeda was appointed to Professor of Quantum Chemistry Lab.

2017-04-03

Dr. Satoshi Maeda was appointed to Professor of Quantum Chemistry Lab. He will give a New Professor Lecture on Apr. 11.

Lecture of Prof. S. Maeda

  • Date: April 11, 2017 (Tue) 17:00-18:00
  • Venue: 310 Lecture Room, 7th Science Building, Hokkaido University

Our website was renewed! (Mar. 31)

2017-03-31

Our website was renewed!

Prof. Sawamura won 22nd Nagoya Medal (Silver Medal) of Organic Chemistry

2017-03-30

Prof. Masaya Sawamura (Organometalic Chem. Lab.) won Silver Medal of the 22nd Nagoya Medal of Organic Chemistry. He gave the award lecture in Nagoya Medal Seminar held on Jan. 2017.

Silever Medal, Nagoya Medal of Organic Chemistry

  • Prof. Masaya Sawamura (Organometalic Chem. Lab.)
    “Ligand Design for Efficient Organic Synthesis”

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