What’s New

[Paper] J. Am. Chem. Soc.

The post-synthetic modification on Rh-based metal-organic polyhedra is now realized through coordination chemistry and organic chemistry. We are happy to see this paper out in J. Am. Chem. Soc.!! This is a true collaboration with our former postdoc, Dr. Arnau Carné-Sánchez, and Prof. Daniel Maspoch from ICN2, Barcelona!! Congratulations, Arnau!! "Postsynthetic Covalent and Coordination Functionalization…

MOF2018

Gavin, Alex and Shuhei participated the biggest conference in our field, MOF2018, at Auckland!! It was an amazing conference, where a lot of new researches in the field were showcased and we were able to meet many nice researchers in the field. All of us presented our recent studies of MOP assemblies and got nice…

Joined five young guns

The Furukawa group welcomed five young students in this autumn. Zaoming Wang joined us as a PhD student from Sichuan University, Philipp Royla is visiting us as an Erasmus+ student from Technical University of Dresden. Three very young and enthusiastic Japanese undergraduates, Shizuka Eshiro, Shu Takagi and Shun Tokuda, are working as research assistants. Welcome…