Ibaraki University's
Graduate School of Science and Engineering (Science)
Department of Science (Chemistry Course)

Associate Professor

SHIMAZAKI yuichi

  • Birth:1970
  • Tel.029-228-8374

Other affiliation / position

  1. Frontier Research Center for Applied Atomic Sciences

Career

  1. Assistant Professor in Institute for Fandametal Research of Organic Chemistry, Kyushu University 2001/06/01-2003/03/31
  2. Assistant Professor in Institute for Materials Chemistry and Engneering, Kyushu University 2003/04/01-2008/03/31
  3. Associate Professor in College of Science, Ibaraki University 2008/04/01-Present

Academic background

  1. Nagoya University Graduate School of Science Department of Chemistry Doctor later 2000/03 Completed

Academic degrees

  1. PhD of Science in Nagoya University Nagoya University 2000/03

Current state of research and teaching activities

Fuctionalization of metal complexes containing Biological molecules
I have been studying the sinthesis and characterization of metal complexes of ligands incorporating components of biomoleciles, such as amino acid side chain residues and porphyrins with emphasis on the redox properties and oxidized forms of the complexes.

Research Areas

  1. Inorganic Chemistry

Research keywords

  1. Metal complexes, Biomolecules, Oxidation, High-valent, Radical, Catalyst

Subject of research

  1. Functionalization of Metal Complexes Involving Biomolecules I have been studying the synthesis and characterization of metal complexes incorporating compornets biomolecules with emphasis on the redox properties and oxidized forms of the complexes. 2000/04-Present

Bibliography

  1. 錯体化合物事典 島崎優一 朝倉書店 2019/09/10 978-4-254-14105-4
  2. Recent Advances in the Field of Phenoxyl Radical–Metal Complexes in The Chemistry of Metal Phenolates (Volume 2) Yuichi Shimazaki John Wiley & Sons, Ltd 2016/09/19
  3. The Chemistry of Metal-Phenolates Yuichi Shimazaki (Ed. J. Zabicky ) John Wiley & Sons, Ltd 2014/04/04 978-0-470-97358-5
  4. Electrochemistry INTECH 2013/02
  5. ベーシックマスター 無機化学 増田秀樹・長嶋雲兵 共編 オーム社 2010/10/15 978-4-274-20921-5

Papers

  1. Research paper (scientific journal) Joint Formation of the CuII-phenoxyl radical by reaction of O2 with the CuII-phenolate complex via the CuI-phenoxyl radical Takashi Suzuki, Hiromi Oshita, Tatsuo Yajima, Fumito Tani, Hitoshi Abe, Yuichi Shimazaki Chem. Eur. J. in press 2019
  2. Research paper (scientific journal) Joint The effect of π–π stacking interaction of the indole ring with the coordinated phenoxyl radical in a nickel(II)-salen type complex. Comparison with the corresponding Cu(II) complex Hiromi Oshita, Takashi Suzuki, Kyouhei Kawashima, Hitoshi Abe, Fumito Tani, Seiji Mori, Tatsuo Yajima, Yuichi Shimazaki Dalton Trans. 48, 12060-12069 2019
  3. Research paper (scientific journal) Joint π-π Stacking Interaction in an Oxidized Cu(II)-salen Complex with a Side Chain Indole Ring. An Approach to the Function of the Tryptophan in the Active Site of Galactose Oxidase Hiromi Oshita, Takashi Suzuki, Kyouhei Kawashima, Hitoshi Abe, Fumito Tani, Seiji Mori, Tatsuo Yajima, Yuichi Shimazaki Chem. Eur. J. 25, 7649-7658 2019
  4. Research paper (scientific journal) Joint Characterization of the one‑electron oxidized Cu(II)‑salen complexes with a side chain aromatic ring: the effect of the indole ring on the Cu(II)‑phenoxyl radical species Hiromi Oshita, Takayoshi Yoshimura, Seiji Mori, Fumito Tani, Yuichi Shimazaki, Osamu Yamauchi J. Bio Inorg. Chem. 23, 51-59 2018
  5. Research paper (scientific journal) Joint Electronic Structure and Reactivity Studies of a Nonsymmetric One-Electron Oxidized CuII Bis-phenoxide Complex Linus Chiang, Erik C. Wasinger, Yuichi Shimazaki, Victor Young Jr.e Tim Storr, and T. Daniel P. Stack Inorg. Chim. Acta 481, 151-158 2018

Research presentations

  1. Oral presentation(invited, special) Oxidation Chemistry of Nickel(II)-di(phenolate) Complexes PACIFICHEM 2015 2015/12/14
  2. Oral presentation(invited, special) Characterization of One-Electron Oxidized Metal(II) Salen-type Complexes: Electronic Structure and Reactivity Relationship Third International Symposium on the Photofunctional Chemistry of Complex Systems 2015/12/12
  3. Public discourse, seminar, tutorial, course, lecture and others 金属−フェノラート錯体を酸化してみると… 第28回 生物無機化学夏季セミナー 2015/08/28
  4. Poster presentation Electronic Structures of One-Electron Oxidized Nickel(III)-Phenolate Complexes EuCheMS – 2015 – Inorganic Chemistry Conference 2015/06/28
  5. Oral presentation(invited, special) Oxidation Chemistry of Metal(II)-diphenolato complexes with Salen-Type Ligands; Electronic Structure and Reactivity Relationship The 3rd International Conference on Material Sciences & Engineering 2014/10/06

Memberships of academic societies

  1. Royal chemical society 2010/07-Present
  2. American Chemical Society 2008/09-Present
  3. Japan Society of Coordination Chemistry 2006/04-Present
  4. Chemical Society of Japan 1996/04-Present