Nondissociative Chain Walking as an Innovative Strategy for Functionalization of Organic Molecules

Seminar Title: Nondissociative Chain Walking as an Innovative Strategy for Functionalization of Organic Molecules

Speaker: Takuya Kochi. Ph.D.

  Keio University

Time:  9:30-11:00 AM, MAY 31th

Location: 701-B501, Dushu Lake Campus

 

 

 

Takuya Kochi

Education

2004     Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

              (Prof. Jonathan A. Ellman)

2000     M.Eng., The University of Tokyo (Prof. Masanobu Hidai)

1998     B.Eng., The University of Tokyo (Prof. Masanobu Hidai)

 

Academic Careers

2017     Associate Professor, Keio University (Kakiuchi group)

2010     Assistant Professor/Lecturer, Keio University (Kakiuchi group)

2007     Assistant Professor, Keio University (Kakiuchi group)

2004     Postdoctoral Fellow, The University of Tokyo (Nozaki Group)

 

Awards

2016     Incentive Award in Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Japan

2014     Banyu Chemist Award          

2012     The Young Scientists’ Prize from the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science    and Technology

 

Representative Publications

Iron-Catalyzed Regioselective anti-Markovnikov Addition of C–H Bonds in Aromatic Ketones to Alkenes, Kimura, N.; Kochi, T.; Kakiuchi, F. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139, 14849.

Chain Walking as a Strategy for Carbon–Carbon Bond Formation at Unreactive Sites in Organic Synthesis: Catalytic Cycloisomerization of Various 1,n-Dienes, Hamasaki, T.; Aoyama, Y.; Kawasaki, J.; Kakiuchi, F.; Kochi, T. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 16163.

Chain-Walking Strategy for Organic Synthesis: Catalytic Cycloisomerization of 1,n-Dienes” Kochi, T.; Hamasaki, T.; Aoyama, Y.; Kawasaki, J.; Kakiuchi, F. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134, 16544.

Rhodium-Catalyzed anti-Markovnikov Intermolecular Hydroalkoxylation of Terminal Acetylenes” Kondo, M.; Kochi, T.; Kakiuchi, F. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011, 133, 32.

Palladium-Catalyzed Aromatic CH Halogenation with Hydrogen Halides by Means of Electrochemical Oxidation” Kakiuchi, F.; Kochi, T.; Mutsutani, H.; Kobayashi, N.; Urano, S.; Sato, M.; Nishiyama, S.; Tanabe, T. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009, 131, 11310.