Projects

  • X-con
    • softcrystals
    • Grant-inAid for Scientific Research on Innovatived Areas 'Stimuli-responsive Chemical Species for the Creation of Functional Molecules'
    • Advanced Low Carbon Technology Research and Development Program
    • Adaptable and Seamless Technology transfer Program through Targed-driven R&D
    • Grant-inAid for Scientific Research on Innovatived Areas 'Emergence of Highly Elaborated pi-Space and Its Function'
    • Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Priority Areas 'Photochromism'
    • Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Priority Areas 'Photo-functional Interfaces'

    Affiliations


Events

# 2015.5.2 (Sat)
We will held an alumni reunion of Mizuno and Ikeda laboratory on April 30, 2016 (Sat). We'll be waiting for your attendance!

# 2015.5.2 (Sat)
We held an alumni reunion of Mizuno and Ikeda laboratory on May 2, 2015 (Sat).

# 2014.4.26 (Sat)
We held an alumni reunion of Mizuno and Ikeda laboratory on April 26, 2014 (Sat).

# 2013.4.27 (Sat)
We held an alumni reunion of Mizuno and Ikeda laboratory on April 27, 2013 (Sat). For additional information, please visit here.

# 2012.9.29 (Sat)
We took the second place in the interlaboratory softball competition "Ohka-cup"!

# 2012.4.28 (Sat)
"Celebration in Honor of Prof. Kazuhiko MIZUNO's Retirement" has been held at Hotel Hankyu International. For additional information, please visit here.

Journals



News

2020.5.13.
Our paper has been featured as a Supplementary Cover of J. Phys. Chem. B! (J. Phys. Chem. B 2021, 125, 4831–4837.)

2021.4.7.
Seven undergraduate students and a research student have joined the Ikeda Lab.
2021.3.23.
A paper by Masaya Kanoh, Kiyomasa Honda, and Yuto Kokita (Almni) was published inJ. Phys. Chem. B!
Elongation of Triplet Lifetime Caused by Intramolecular Energy Hopping in Diphenylanthracene Dyads Oriented to Undergo Efficient Triplet–Triplet Annihilation
2021.1.13.
A collaborative paper with the group of Prof. Yagi (Osaka Pref. Univ.) was published in New J. Chem.
Synthesis of novel π-extended D–A–D-type dipyrido[3,2-a:2’,3’-c]phenazine derivatives and their photosensitized singlet oxygen generation
2020.6.6.
Prof. Ikeda won The Electrochemical Society of Japan, Organic Electron Transfer Chemistry Academic Award 2020. 'Elucidation of Mechanism for Back Electron-transfer Process in Photoinduced Electron-Transfer Reactions and Its Application to the Development of Organic Electronic Devices' https://orgelectrochem.electrochem.jp/Award.html
2020.4.7.
Five undergraduate students joined the Ikeda Lab.
2020.4.1.
Dr. Takuya Ogaki has joined to our group as a project assistant professor.
2020.3.16.
Our paper was selected as a Front Cover Picture of ChemPhotoChem. (ChemPhotoChem 2020, , 4 168–172.)

2019.12.07.
Mr. Kimiya Taniguchi (M2) won Excellent Poster Award the 46th Annual Meeting of Main Group Element Chemistry.
"Theoretical Simulation and Organic Semiconductor Characteristics of Tetrathienonaphthalene Derivatives Designed by Machine Learning"
2019.11.16.
Mr. Yudai Yokoyama (M2) won BCSJ Award for Poster Presentation on the 13th Symposium on Organic π-Electron System.
"Synthesis of Novel TADF Materials Having Arylsulfonyl Groups and Fabrication of its Inverted OLED"
2019.11.16.
Mr. Takumu Ari (M1) won Chemistry Letters Young Award on the 13th Symposium on Organic π-Electron System.
"Pressure Response of Florescence of the Organoboron Complex Having a Cyclophane"
2019.11.15.
Mr. Kiyomasa Honda (M1) won Excellent Poster Award in The 8th TKU-ECUST-OPU-KIST-UH-IHU-KMITL-UTAR-TNU Joint Symposium on Advanced Materials and Applications (JSAMA-8).
"Photon Upconversion of a Diphenylanthracene Dyad Connected by a Dimethylmethylene Linker"
2019.10.25.
Mr. Takafumi Tsuno (M1) won the Best Poster Presentation Award in the 7th HCMUT-TKU-OPU-KMITL-DLU-TNU Joint Symposium on Chemistry, Environment, Natural Sciences and Technologies (JSCENS-7).
"Induction of Helical Chirality of Foldamer Possessing Triethylene Glygol Chains"
2019.10.15.
A paper by Mr. Shimono, Mr. Takae, Mr. Sera (Almni) was published in ChemPhotoChem.
Rates of Ring Opening of Radical Cation Intermediates Govern Differences in Thermoluminescence between 1‐ and 2‐Naphthyl‐Substituted Methylenecyclopropanes
2019.9.27.
A paper by Mr. Kanoh was published in J. Photochem. Photobiol. A: Chem.
Triplet–Triplet Annihilation-Photon Upconversion Employing an Adamantane-linked Diphenylanthracene Dyad Strategy
2018.8.30.
Takumu ARI (M1) won the Excellent Poster Award at The 22th Symposium of Society of Iodine Science, Japan.
2019.7.9.
A collaborative study on intramolecular singlet fission was published in J. Phys. Chem. C.
Exergonic Intramolecular Singlet Fission of an Adamantane-Linked Tetracene Dyad via Twin Quintet Multiexcitons
2019.5.22.
A collaborative study with Dr. Nishida on dibenzophosphole derivatives was published in Eur. J. Org. Chem. .
Synthesis and Photophysical Studies of Dibenzophosphole Oxides with D–A–D Triad Structures
2018.11.24.
Mr. Yudai Yokoyama (M1) won the Presentation Award in the 6th TKU-OPU-HCMUT-DLU-TNU Joint Symposium on Chemistry and Natural Sciences (JSCNS-6). "Novel Thermally Activated Delayed Fluorescent Material Having Arylsulfonyl Groups: Synthesis and iOLED Fabrication"
2018.10.26.
Mr. Shuhei Kawaoka (M2) won the Best Poster Award in the 14th Korea-Japan Symposium on Frontier Photoscience. "Intramolecular Singlet Fission Behavior of Adamantane-linked Tetracene Dyad"
2018.9.19.
A collaborative paper with the group of Prof. Kobori (Kobe Univ.) is published in J. Phys. Chem. Lett..
Singlet-Fission-Born Quintet State: Sublevel Selections and Trapping by Multiexciton Thermodynamics
2018.9.12.
Our paper was selected as a Front Cover Picture of Photochem. Photobiol. Sci. (Photochem. Photobiol. Sci. 2018, 17, 1157–1168.)

2018.9.5.
A collaborative paper with Group of Prof. Kobori at Kobe Univ. was published in J. Photopolym. Sci. Technol..
Time-Resolved EPR Study on Singlet-Fission Induced Quintet Generation and Subsequent Triplet Dissociation in TIPS-Phenyl-Tetracene Aggregates
2018.7.18.
A paper by Dr. Kuramoto was published inPhotochem. Photobiol. Sci..
A Leaning Amine–Ketone Dyad with a Nonconjugated Linker: Solvatofluorochromism and Dual Fluorescence Associated with Intramolecular Charge Transfer
2018.4.27.
Dr. Yasunori Matsui won the Sasakawa Scientific Research Grant Awards.
2018.4.6.
Six undergraduate students joined the Ikeda Lab.
2017.2.28.
Yudai YOKOYAMA (B4) won the Ohka Award at Presentation of Graduation Theses.
"Synthesis and Physical Properties of Thermally-activated Delayed Fluorescence Material Using Arylsulfonyl Group"

2017.2.20.
Haruka IZUMI (M2) won the Ohka Award at Presentation of Master Theses.
"The Unique Network Structures Formed by C3-Symmetric Triaryltriazine Derivatives"

2018.1.20.
A collaborative paper with Prof. Naito by M. Shigemori (Alumni) et al. was published in Res. Chem. Int..
Spectroscopic and electrical characterization of α,γ-bisdiphenylene-β-phenylallyl radical as an organic semiconductor
2017.11.27.
Mr. Masaya Kanoh(M2) won the Poster Prize in The 19th Symposium of The Reserch Institute for Molecular Electronic Devices.
2017.10.27.
Mr. Masaya Kanoh(M2) won the Excellence Presentation Award in The 13th Korea-Japan Symposium on Frontier Photoscience.
”Triplet–Triplet Annihilation Photon Upconversion Using a Dyad of Two Diphenylanthracenes Linked by Adamantane”
2017.10.7.
A collaborative paper with Kawase and Nishida Lab. (Univ. of Hyogo) and Dr. Hirao (Osaka Univ.) was published in ChemPhotoChem
Charge-transfer and Arrangement Effects on Delayed Photoluminescence from Phthalimide Co-crystals
2017.9.22.
Soichiro Koga (1st-year master's degree) won poster award at the 66th Symposium on Macromolecules.
”Induction and Inversion of Helical Chirality of a Foldamer Composed of Dithienyl Ketone and Benzene”
2017.9.5.
Yutaro Kuramoto (3rd-year doctor's degree) won the Outstanding Presentation Award for Students (Oral) at Annual Meeting on Photochemistry 2017.
”Unique Solvatofluorochromism of an Amine–Ketone Dyad Fixed in syn-Conformation”
2017.8.10.
A collaborative paper with Yamaguchi Lab. (Nagoya Univ.) and Yoshizawa Lab. (Kyushu Univ.) was published in Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.
Photochemical Intramolecular C-H Addition of Dimesityl-(hetero)arylboranes via a [1,6]-Sigmatropic Rearrangement
2017.7.28.
A review article in Japanese by Yamamoto, Kumeda, et al. was published in J. Jpn. Soc., Col. Mater.
”Effects of the Alkyl Substituents on the Organic Thin Film Transistor Characteristics of Thiophene-fused Naphthalenes: Molecular Simulation, Synthesis, and Device Characterization”
2017.6.22.
Assistant Prof. Yasunori Matsui won the Encouragement Award on Organic Electron Transfer Chemistry 2017.
”Analysis of Photoinduced Electron-Transfer Reaction and Its Application to Material Synthesis for the Organic Electronic Devices”
2017.6.14.
Our paper was selected as a Cover Picture of Photochem. Photobiol. Sci. (Photochem. Photobiol. Sci. 2017, 16, 845–853.)

2017.5.15.
Our paper was selected as a Cover Picture of ChemPhotoChem (ChemPhotoChem 2017, 1, 188–197.). A Cover Profile highlighting our study was also released. link

2017.3.30.
Dr. Mirai Tanaka (alumnus) won the CSJ Student Presentation Award at the 97th Annual Meeting of The Chemical Society of Japan (2017).
“Remarkable Solvatofluorochromism of a [2.2]Paracyclophane-Containing Organoboron Complex”
2017.4.7.
Five undergraduate students joined the Ikeda Lab.
2017.4.1.
Dr. Takuya Ogaki moved to RIKEN (Takimiya group) as a postdoctoral researcher.
2017.3.24.
Mirai TANAKA (3rd-year doctor's degree) and Shota NISHIDA (2nd-year master's degree) won the TECHNOVATION Encouragement Prize from "Aogaki Foundation" of Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka Prefecture University
2017.2.22.
Shota NISHIDA (M2) won the Ohka Award at Presentation of Master Theses.
"Molecular Modification and Mixed Crystal Preparation of Organoboron Complex Oriented to Highly Efficient Light Emission"


Shuichi TANI (M2) won the Ohka Award at Presentation of Master Theses.
"Synthesis and Chiral Induction of Dithienyl Ketone–Benzene Alternating Helical Foldamer"
2017.2.20.
Our paper was selected as Cover Picture of Asian J. Org. Chem.(Asian J. Org. Chem. 2017, 6, 290–296.).

2017.2.3.
A collaborative paper with Prof. Kamata (Niigata Univ.) and Prof. Takahashi (Univ. of Toyama) is published in Asian J. Org. Chem.
Electron-Transfer Reactions Triggered by Neutral or Cationic Photosensitizer: Methodology for Generation of o-Quinodimethane and Analysis of Back Electron-Transfer Process
2017.1.20.
A paper by Dr. T. Ogaki et al. was published in Asian J. Org. Chem.
Intramolecular Triple Cyclization Strategy for Sila- and Oxa-Analogues of Truxene with Long-Lived Phosphorescence