Members highlighted

Our group members are highlighted recently in several media! The former member, Arnau Carné-Sánchez is highlighted in the iCeMS website, First Author Interview. He is telling the story behind his discovery of porous gels. First author interview: English/Japanese Shuhei and the group members are recently highlighted in the Kyoto University promotion program, Kyoto University Professor…

SPIRITS Symposium

We organized "The SPIRITS International Symposium -Shaping Self-Assembled Mesoscale (Bio)Materials with Microengineering-", in which we aim the integration of microengineering technologies such as microfluidics, microrobots into self-assembled (bio)materials towards sophisticated fabrication, microenvironmental analysis and applications in biology. Twelve invited speakers shared their ideas and approaches with audiences. It was an amazing opportunity for us to…

[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…