Hiroyuki Furuta Soji Shimizu
Gold Phthalocyanine meso-Aryl
Substituted Rubyrin
deformed phthalocyanine
scafford for fullerenes

Last updated: Dec. 26th, 2015

2011 - Current


"Benzo[c,d]indole-containing Aza-BODIPY -Asymmetrization-Induced Solid-State Emission and Aggregation-Induced Emission Enhancement as New Properties Derived from the Well-known Chromophore-"
Shimizu, S.; Murayama, A.; Haruyama, T.; Iino, T.; Mori, S.; Furuta, H.; Kobayashi, N.
Chem. Eur. J. 2015, 21, 12996-13003 [Link]
"Cyclophanes Containing Bowl-Shaped Aromatic Chromophores: Three Isomers of anti-[2.2](1,4)Subphthalocyaninophane"
Quan Liu, Soji Shimizu, and Nagao Kobayashi
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2015, 54, 5187-5191 [Link]
"Asymmetric core-expanded aza-BODIPY analogues: facile synthesis and optical properties"
H. Liu, H. Lu, Z. Zhou, S. Shimizu, Z. Li, N. Kobayashi, Z. Shen
Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 1713-1716 [Link]
"Rational Molecular Design Towards vis/NIR Absorption and Fluorescence using Pyrrolopyrrole aza-BODIPY and its Highly Conjugated Structures for Organic Photovoltaics"
S. Shimizu,* T. Iino, A. Saeki, S. Seki, N. Kobayashi
Chem. Eur. J. 2015, 21, 2893–2904 [Link]


"Structurally-modified subphthalocyanines: molecular design towards realization of expected properties from the electronic structure and structural features of subphthalocyanine"
S. Shimizu,* N. Kobayashi
Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 6949-6966 [Link]
"Unexpected formation of a triphyrin in the reaction of dibromodipyrromethene and N,N-dimethylaminoethanol"
S. Shimizu,* S. Hirokawa, N. Kobayashi
J. Porphyrins Phthalocyanines 2014, 18, 727-734 [Link]
"Dearomatization-Induced Transannular Cyclization: Synthesis of Electron-Accepting Thiophene‐S,S‐Dioxide-Fused Biphenylene"
A. Fukazawa, H. Oshima, S. Shimizu, N. Kobayashi, S. Yamaguchi
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 8738-8745 [Link]
"Core-Modified Rubyrins Containing Dithienylethene Moieties"
Z. Zhou, Y. Chang, S. Shimizu, J. Mack, C. Schütt, R. Herges, Z. Shen, N. Kobayashi
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 53, 6563-6567 [Link]
"A Core-Expanded Subphthalocyanine Analogue with a Significantly Distorted Conjugated Surface and Unprecedented Properties"
S. Shimizu,* S. Nakano, A. Kojima, N. Kobayashi
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 53, 2408-2412 [Link]
"Control of Chromophore Symmetry by Positional Isomerism of Peripheral Substituents"
S. Shimizu,* Y. Haseba, M. Yamazaki, G. Kumazawa, N. Kobayashi
Chem. Eur. J. 2014, 20, 4822-4828 [Link]
"Expanded dipyrrins with electron-withdrawing substituents: broad range of absorption in the visible region"
X. Liang, S. Shimizu,* N. Kobayashi
Tetrahedon Lett. 2014, 55, 256–258 [Link]


"A m-Oxo Hetero Dimer of Silicon Phthalocyanine and Naphthalocyanine"
K. Oniwa, S. Shimizu,* Y. Shiina, T. Fukuda, and N. Kobayashi
Chem. Commun. 2013, 49, 8341–8343 [Link]
"Tetrathiafulvalene-Annulated Subphthalocyanines"
S. Shimizu,* Y. Yamazaki, N. Kobayashi
Chem. Eur. J. 2013, 19, 7324–7327 [Link]
"Nickel and Palladium Complexes of Seco-tribenzoporphyrazines Derived From One-pot Condensation of 1,3-Diiminoisoindoline"
I. Sugita, S. Shimizu, T. Fukuda, N. Kobayashi
Tetrahedron Lett. 2013, 54, 1599–1601 [Link]
"Pyrrolopyrrole Aza-BODIPY analogues: a facile synthesis and intense fluorescence"
S. Shimizu,* T. Iino, Y. Araki, N. Kobayashi
Chem. Commun. 2013, 49, 1621-1623 [Link]
"Highly Deformed Phthalocyanine as a Suitable Scaffold for Pristine Fullerenes"
S. Shimizu,* A. Miura, N. Kobayashi
CrystEngComm 2013, 15, 3759–3762 [Link]


"Gold(II) Phthalocyanine Revisited: Synthesis and Spectroscopic Properties of Gold(III) Phthalocyanine and an Unprecedented Ring-Contracted Phthalocyanine Analogue"
E. W. Y. Wong, A. Miura, M. D. Wright, Q. He, C. J. Walsby, S. Shimizu,* N. Kobayashi, D. B. Leznoff
Chem. Eur. J. 2012, 18, 12404-12410 [Link]
"Gram-Scale Synthesis of Nickel(II) Norcorrole: The Smallest Antiaromatic Porphyrinoid"
T. Ito, Y. Hayashi, S. Shimizu, J.-Y. Shin, N. Kobayashi, H. Shinokubo
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2012, 51, 8542-8545 [Link]
"para-Benzihemiporphyrazine and its expanded [3+3]-type analogue"
S. Shimizu,* Y. Sato, N. Kobayashi
Chem. Lett. 2012, 41, 702-704 [Link]
"Synthesis and Properties of b,b-sp3-Hybridized Subphthalocyanine Analogues"
S. Shimizu, T. Otaki, Y. Yamazaki, N. Kobayashi
Chem. Commun. 2012, 48, 4100–4102 [Link]
"Synthesis of 5,10,15-Triazaporphyrins–Effect of Benzo-annulation on the Electronic Structures"
S. Shimizu, Y. Ito, K. Oniwa, S. Hirokawa, Y. Miura, O. Matsushita, N. Kobayashi
Chem. Commun. 2012, 48, 3851–3853 [Link]
"Rectangular-Shaped Expanded Phthalocyanines with Two Central Metal Atoms"
O. Matsushita, V. M. Derkacheva, A. Muranaka, S. Shimizu, M. Uchiyama, E. A. Luk’yanets, N, Kobayashi
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134, 3411–3418 [Link]
"Effects of Carbon–metal–carbon Linkage on the Optical, Photophysical, and Electrochemical Properties of Phosphametallacycle-linked Coplanar Porphyrin Dimers"
Y. Matano, K. Matsumoto, H, Hayashi, Y. Nakao, T, Kumpulainen, V. Chukharev, N. V. Tkachenko, H. Lemmetyinen, S. Shimizu, N, Kobayashi, D. Sakamaki, A. Ito, K. Tanaka, H. Imahori
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134, 1825–1839 [Link]
"Core-Modified Phthalocyanine Analogues with a Seven-membered Unit in place of a Five-membered Ring Unit"
S. Shimizu, K. Uemura, H. Zhu, N. Kobayashi
Tetrahedron Lett. 2012, 53, 579–581 [Link]


"Solvent- and Temperature-Dependent Conformational Changes between Hückel Antiaromatic and Möbius Aromatic Species in meso-Trifluoromethyl-Substituted [28]Hexaphyrins"
M.-C. Yoon, P. Kim, H. Yoo, S. Shimizu, T. Koide, S. Tokuji, S. Saito, A. Osuka, D. Kim
J. Phys. Chem. B. 2011, 115, 14928–14937 [Link]
"Chiral 1,2-Subnaphthalocyanines"
S. Shimizu, A. Miura, S. Khene, T. Nyokong, N. Kobayashi
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011, 133, 17322–17328 [Link]
"Azepiphthalocyanine—an unprecedented large twist of a π-conjugation system upon core-modification with a seven-membered ring unit"
S. Shimizu, H. Zhu, N. Kobayashi
Chem. Commun. 2011, 47, 3072–3074 [Link]
"Synthesis and Spectroscopic Properties of Fused-Ring-Expanded Aza-Boradiazaindacenes"
H. Lu, S. Shimizu, J. Mack, X. You, Z. Shen, N. Kobayashi
Chem. Asian. J. 2011, 6, 1026-1037 [Link]
"Pyrene-fused subphthalocyanine"
S. Shimizu, S. Nakano, T. Hosoya, N. Kobayashi
Chem. Commun. 2011, 47, 316-318 [Link]