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Name Kazuo Takimiya
Affiliation Emergent Molecular Function Research Group, RIKEN Center for Emergent Matter Science
Title Group Director

History of Education

1994.3 Dr. of Engineering, Department of Applied Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering, Hiroshima University
Supervisor: Prof. Fumio Ogura
1991.3 M.S., Department of Applied Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering, Hiroshima University
1989.3 B.S., Department of Applied Chemistry, Faculty of Engineering, Hiroshima University

History of Employment

2017-Present Professor, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science and Graduate School of Science, Tohoku University
2013-Present Group Director, RIKEN Center for Emergent Matter Science (CEMS)
2012-2013 Team Leader, RIKEN Advanced Science Institute
2007-2013 Professor, Hiroshima University
2006-2007 Associate Professor, Hiroshima University
2003-2006 Associate Professor, Hiroshima University, Prof. Tetsuo Otsubo’s group
1994-2003 Research Associate, Hiroshima University, Prof. Tetsuo Otsubo’s group
1997-1998 Visiting Researcher, Department of Chemistry, Odese University, Denmark,
Professor Jan Becher’s group
1994 JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow, Hiroshima University, Prof. Fumio Ogura’s group

Specialized fields

Organic synthetic chemistry, Organic structural chemistry, Functional organic materials

Honors

  1. 2014 The Chemical Society of Japan Award for Creative Work 2014
  2. 2011 BCSJ Award Article from The Chemical Society of Japan
  3. 2010 BCSJ Award Article from The Chemical Society of Japan
  4. 2008 DIC Functional Materials Award from The Society of Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Japan
  5. 2000 Lectureship for Young Chemist from The Chemical Society of Japan
  6. 1997 Young Chemist Award from Chugoku-Shikoku Branch of The Society of Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Japan
  7. 1996 Best Research Project Award from The Society of Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Japan

Selected Publications

  1. Takimiya, K.; Shinamura, S.; Osaka, I.; Miyazaki, E., Thienoacene-Based Organic Semiconductors. Adv. Mater. 2011, 23, (38), 4347-4370.
  2. Shinamura, S.; Osaka, I.; Miyazaki, E.; Nakao, A.; Yamagishi, M.; Takeya, J.; Takimiya, K., Linear- and Angular-Shaped Naphthodithiophenes: Selective Synthesis, Properties, and Application to Organic Field-Effect Transistors. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011, 133, (13), 5024-5035.
  3. Osaka, I.; Abe, T.; Shinamura, S.; Takimiya, K., Impact of Isomeric Structures on Transistor Performances in Naphthodithiophene Semiconducting Polymers. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011, 133, (17), 6852-6860.
  4. Yamamoto, T.; Takimiya, K., Facile synthesis of highly pi-extended heteroarenes, dinaphtho[2,3-b: 2',3'-f]chalcogenopheno[3,2-b]chalcogenophenes, and their application to field-effect transistors. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2007, 129, (8), 2224-2225.
  5. Ebata, H.; Izawa, T.; Miyazaki, E.; Takimiya, K.; Ikeda, M.; Kuwabara, H.; Yui, T., Highly soluble [1]benzothieno[3,2-b]benzothiophene (BTBT) derivatives for high-performance, solution-processed organic field-effect transistors. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2007, 129, (51), 15732-15733.

CIF files for organic semiconductors

  1. CIF files

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