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Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University

Akihiro OTSUKA (Associate Professor)

Field of Expertise:
Molecular Materials Science, Organic Solid State Chemistry
Research Interests:
  1. Development of new molecular assemblies
  2. Crystal and electronic Structure of condensed matters (single crystals, powders, films, liquids etc.)
  3. Electrical, magnetic, and optical properties of charge transfer complexes
Recent Papers:
  1. D. V. Konarev, S. S. Khasanov, A. Otsuka, M. Maesato, G. Saito, R. N. Lyubovskaya, “A Two-Dimensional Organic Metal Based on Fullerene”, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 49(28), 4829-4832 (2010).
  2. D. V. Konarev, S. S. Khasanov, G. Mukhamadieva, L. Zorina, A. Otsuka, H. Yamochi, G. Saito, R. N. Lyubovskaya, “Magnetic and Structural Transitions at Dimerization of C60 in Ionic Fullerene Complexes with Metalloporphyrins: {(TMP+)2MIITPP}(C60)2(C6H4Cl2)2 (C6H5CN)2 (M = Zn and Mn)”, Inorg. Chem., 49(8), 3881-3887 (2010).
  3. D. V. Konarev, S. S. Khasanov, A. Otsuka, G. Saito, R. N. Lyubovskaya, “Ionic fullerene complex (DMI+)3(C60)(I)2 with 2H-hexagonal fullerene packing and 3-D DMI+-I network”, Cryst. Eng. Commun., 11(5), 811-816 (2009).
  4. T. Murata, G. Honda, C-H. Chong, M. Makihara, K. Nishimura, S. S. Khasanov, A. Otsuka, G. Saito, “Charge-transfer complexes between indoline-tricyanoquinodimethane compounds and 7,7,8,8-tetracyanoquinodimethane”, Bull. Chem. Soc. Jpn., 81(11), 1492-1499 (2008).
  5. T. Murata, K. Nishimura, Y. Enomoto, G. Honda, Y. Shimizu, A. Otsuka, G. Saito, “Structural properties and degree of intramolecular charge transfer of an N-alkyl indoline- tricyanoquinodimethane system”, Bull. Chem. Soc. Jpn., 81(7), 869-884(2008).
  6. D. V. Konarev, S. S. Khasanov, G. Saito, A. Otsuka, R. N. Lyubovskaya, “Dimerization of C60 in multi-component ionic complexes with bis (ethylenedithio) tetrathiafulvalene: (cation+)2ET (C60)2”, J. Mat. Chem., 17(39), 4171-4177 (2007).
  7. D. V. Konarev, S. S. Khasanov, G. Saito, A. Otsuka, R. N. Lyubovskaya, “Ionic and neutral C60 complexes with coordination assemblies of metal tetraphenylporphyrins, MIITPP2DMP (M = Mn, Zn). Coexistence of (C60)2 dimers bonded by one and two single bonds in the same compound”, Inorg. Chem., 46(18), 7601-7609 (2007).
  8. A. Honciuc, A. Otsuka, Y-H. Wang, S. K. McElwee, S. A. Woski, G. Saito, R. M. Metzger, “Polarization of Charge-Transfer Bands and Rectification in Hexadecyl- quinolinium 7,7,8-Tricyanoquinodimethanide and Its Tetrafluoro Analog”, J. Phys. Chem. B, 110(31), 15085-15093 (2006).
  9. D. V. Konarev, S. S. Khasanov, A. Otsuka, G. Saito, R. N. Lyubovskaya, “Negatively Charged -(C60)2 Dimer with Biradical State at Room Temperature”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 128(29), 9292-9293 (2006).
  10. D. V. Konarev, S. S. Khasanov, A. Otsuka, G. Saito, R. N. Lyubovskaya, “Crystal Structure and Magnetic Properties of an Ionic Multi-Component Complex of Fullerene (OMTTFI3)C60 Comparison with OMTTFI3 Salts”, Synthetic Metals, 151(3), 231-238 (2005).
Contact Information:
Phone: 81(Japan)-75-753-4062, 4055
Fax: 81(Japan)-75-753-4062, 3667
E-mail: otsuka@kuchem.kyoto-u.ac.jp
Link:
Molecular Materials Science Laboratory (internal link)
Molecular Materials Science laboratory

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