Purpose on This Project


Laboratory of Organic Chemistry, TMU
Japanese, English
Development of New Bio-Based Functional Polymers by Efficient Molecular Catalysis
Efforts (Research Activity)

News & Update
・Dr. Duy Le (former members as visiting students for collaboration) Ph.D. thesis award from Thammasat University (in Science and Technology) Here Here
・New Paper: "Synthesis of semi-crystalline long chain aliphatic polyesters by ADMET copolymerization of dianhydro-D-glucityl bis(undec-10-enoate) with 1,9-decadiene and tandem hydrogenation"(September, 2021) Here
・Annual Laboratory Report Meeting (Progress Meeting, September, 2021) Here
・New Paper: "
Ethylene Copolymerization with Limonene and β-Pinene: New Bio-Based Polyolefins Prepared by Coordination Polymerization"(May, 2021) Here
Project Meeting (E Asia JRP) (March 2021) Picture1 Picture2
・New Paper: "
Synthesis of color-responsive polydiacetylene assemblies and polydiacetylene/zinc(II) ion/zinc oxide nanocomposites in water, toluene and mixed solvents: Toward large-scale production
"(March, 2021) Here
・New Paper: "Solution-mixing method for large-scale production of reversible thermochromic and acid/base-colorimetric sensors
" (February, 2021) Here
・Synthesis of Bio-Based Aliphatic Polyesters from Plant Oils by Efficient Molecular Catalysis: A Selected Survey from Recent Reports, ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng. Perspective
・Prof. Suwadee Kongparakul (Thammasat Univ.): The Society of Rubber Science and Technology, Japan, BRIDGESTONE Soft Materials Frontier Award "Functionalized natural rubber via graft copolymerization, encapsulation and catalytic hydrogenation: Applications in oil removal from wastewater and thermal properties improvement (2020) Here
・New Paper: "Norbornene-Functionalized Plant Oils for Biobased Thermoset Films and Binders of Silicon-Graphite Composite Electrodes" (Open access) (November, 2020) Here
・Online Seminar Series by Thammasat university research unit in Bioenergy and Catalysis (August 11, 2020)
・New Paper: "Synthesis of Biobased Long-Chain Polyesters by Acyclic Diene Metachesis Polymerization and Tandem Hydrogenation and Depolymerization with Ethylene" (Open access) (July, 2020) Here
・Lecture by Dr. Yu @TMU(March 11, 2020) PDF
・Presentation at PACCON2020 Conference (February, 2020; Bangkok, Thailand)
・CU-TMU Symposium (Lecture by members from CU, January, 2020) photo
・Project Meeting @UKM(December 16, 2019), CU(December 18), and TU (December 19) Picture
・Application of New Fellowship Students (Starting from October, 2020)
・New fellowship students: three students came to Japan and join our laboratory (September, 2019)
・New project will start from April, 2020 (October 2019)

Advanced Research Program (April 2020 - )
International Student Special Selection, Tokyo Metropolitan University
Sponsored by Tokyo Metropolitan Government: “Tokyo Human Resources Fund for City Diplomacy”

Subjects on This Program (Project)

Application Information (Starting for October 2020): Here(PDF)

Department of Chemistry, TMU Here
Tokyo Metropolitan University (TMU) Here
Previous Project, Advanced Research Program (2012-2016)
Kotohiro Nomura (Personal) HP