Researcher Information


Assistant Professor

Center for International Collaborative Education in Science


Representative Achievements

Chiral diversification through the assembly of achiral phenylacetylene macrocycles with a two-fold bridge.
R. Katoono et al., Chem. Sci., 2019 (in press).
Enhanced circular dichroism at elevated temperatures through complexation-induced transformation of a three-layer cyclophane with dualistic dynamic helicity.
R. Katoono and Y. Obara, Chem. Sci., 2018, 9, 2222−2229.
Dynamic or undynamic chirality generated by helical arrangement of a shape-persistent ring and rod doubly bridged in a molecule.
R. Katoono et al., Chem. Commun., 2018, 54, 735−738.
Dynamic helical cyclophanes with two quadruplybridged planes arranged in an “obverse and/or reverse” relation.
R. Katoono et al., Chem. Sci., 2016, 7, 3240-3247.
Dynamic Figure Eight Chirality: Multifarious Inversions of a Helical Preference Induced by Complexation.
R. Katoono and Y. Tanaka, J. Org. Chem., 2015, 80, 7613−7625.