2024

75. "Ultra-stable and highly reactive colloidal gold nanoparticle catalysts protected using multi-dentate metal oxide nanoclusters", K. Xia, T. Yatabe, K. Yonesato, S. Kikkawa, S. Yamazoe, A. Nakata, R. Ishikawa, N. Shibata, Y. Ikuhara, K. Yamaguchi, K. Suzuki, Nat. Commun., 15, 851 (2024).

 

74. "CO2 Activation on Lindqvist-type Polyoxotantalate: Structural Analysis by  In Situ HERFD-XANES", T. Matsuyama, S. Kikkawa, N. Kawamura, K. Higashi, N. Nakatani, K. Kato, S. Yamazoe, J. Phys. Chem. C, accepted.

 

73. "Redox-induced structural changes in Keggin-type tungstophosphate investigated by high-energy-resolution fluorescence detection X-ray absorption spectroscopy", T. Matsuyama, S. Kikkawa, N. Kawamura, K. Higashi, S. Yamazoe, Rad. Phys. Chem., 215, 111351 (2024).

2023

72. "Immobilization of isolated dimethyltin species on crystalline silicates through surface modification of layered octosilicate", M. Yatomi, T. Hikino, S. Yamazoe, K. Kuroda, A. Shimojima, Dalton Trans., 52, 18158-18167 (2023).

 

71. "Iron phosphide nanocrystals as an air-stable heterogeneous catalyst for liquid-phase nitrile hydrogenation", T. Tsuda, M. Sheng, H. Ishikawa, S. Yamazoe, J. Yamasaki, M. Hirayama, S. Yamaguchi, T. Mizugaki, T. Mitsudome, Nat. Commun., 14, 5959 (2023).

 

70. "Facilitating Methane Conversion and Hydrogen Evolution on Platinized Gallium Oxide Photocatalyst through Liquid-like Water Nanofilm Formation", F. Amano, A. Ishikawa, H. Sato, C. Akamoto, S.P. Singh, S. Yamazoe, T. Sugimoto, Catal. Today, 426, 114375 (2024).

 

69. "Development of Electrochemical Anion Doping Technique for Expansion of Functional Material Exploration", T. Katsumata, H. Yamamoto, Y. Kimura, K. Amezawa, R. Aso, S. Kikkawa, S. Yamazoe, T. Nakamura, Adv. Func. Mater., in press.

 

68. "Redox Activity of IrIII Complexes with Multidentate Ligands Based on Dipyrido-annulated N-Heterocyclic Carbenes: Access to High Valent and High Spin State with Carbon Donors", K. Nakanishi, L.I. Lugo-Fuentes, J. Manabe, R. Guo, S. Kikkawa, S. Yamazoe, K. Komaguchi, S. Kume, D.W. Szczepanik, M. Solà, J.O.C. Jimenez-Halla, S. Nishihara, K. Kubo, M. Nakamoto, Y. Yamamoto, T. Mizuta, R. Shang , Chem. A Euro. J., in press.

 

67. "Counteranion-induced structural isomerization of phosphine-protected PdAu8 and PtAu8 clusters", Y. Fujiki, T. Matsuyama, S. Kikkawa, J. Hirayama, H. Takaya, N. Nakatani, N. Yasuda, K. Nitta, Y. Negishi, S. Yamazoe, Commun. Chem., 6, 129 (2023).

 

66. "Surface-exposed silver nanoclusters inside molecular metal oxide cavities", K. Yonesato, D. Yanai, S. Yamazoe, D. Yokogawa, T. Kikuchi, K. Yamaguchi, K. Suzuki, Nat. Chem., 15, 940 (2023).

 

65. "Emergence of dynamically-disordered phases during fast oxygen deintercalation reaction of layered perovskite", T. Yamamoto, S. Kawaguchi, T. Kosuge, A. Sugai, N. Tsunoda, Y. Kumagai, K. Beppu, T. Ohmi, T. Nagase, K. Higashi, K. Kato, K. Nitta, T. Uruga, S. Yamazoe, F. Oba, T. Tanaka, M. Azuma, S. Hosokawa, Adv. Sci., 10, 2301876 (2023).

 

64. “Carbon Nitride Loaded with an Ultrafine, Monodisperse, Metallic Platinum-Cluster Cocatalyst for the Photocatalytic Hydrogen-Evolution Reaction“, D. Yazaki, T. Kawawaki, D. Hirayama, M. Kawachi, K. Kato, S. Oguchi, Y. Yamaguchi, S. Kikkawa, Y. Ueki, S. Hossain, D. J. Osborn, F. Ozaki, S. Tanaka, J. Yoshinobu, G. F. Metha, S. Yamazoe, A. Kudo, A. Yamakata, Y. Negishi, Small, 2208287 (2023).

 

63. "Selective CO_{2} fixation reaction to styrene oxide by Ta-substitution of Lindqvist-type [(Ta,Nb)_{6}O_{19}]~{8-} clusters", V. Chudatemiya, M. Tsukada, H. Nagakari, S. Kikkawa, J. Hirayama, N. Nakatani, T. Yamamoto, S. Yamazoe, Catalysts, 13, 442 (2023).

 

62. "Durable Electrocatalytic CO_{2} Reduction using Intermetallic Compound PdIn Nanoparticles and Its Application to Solar Energy Harvesting System", T. Takayama, M. Sakai, S. Yamazoe, T. Komatsu, ACS Applied Energy Materials, 6, 2793-2803 (2023).
 

61. "Improved activity for the oxygen evolution reaction using a tiara-like thiolate-protected nickel nanocluster", S. Funaki, T. Kawawaki, T. Okada, K. Takemae, S. Hossain, Y. Niihori, T. Naitoh, M. Takagi, T. Shimazaki, S. Kikkawa, S. Yamazoe, M. Tachikawa, Y. Negishi, Nanoscale, 15, 5201-5208.
 

60. "Single Cu Atom Doping on Au11 Nanocluster: Its Implication towards Selectivity in C-C Coupling Reaction", S. Mukherjee, A. Das, A.K. Das, A. Sheriff, K. Sunny, A.S. Nair, S. Bhandary, R. Bhowal, D. Chopra, B. Pathak, S. Yamazoe, S. Mandal, Chem. Mater., 35, 1659-1666 (2023).
 

59. "Size-Controlled Synthesis of Luminescent Few-Atom Silver Clusters via Electron Transfer in Isostructural Redox-Active Porous Ionic Crystals", N. Haraguchi, N. Ogiwara, Y. Kumabe, S. Kikkawa, S. Yamazoe, T. Tachikawa, S. Uchida, Small, 19, 2300743 (2023).

 

58. "Bifunctional platinum-incorporated polyoxoniobate derived catalyst for N-formylation of piperidine using CO_{2}", V. Chudatemiya, S. Kikkawa, J. Hirayama, R. Takahata, T. Teranishi, M. Tamura, S. Yamazoe, Asian J. Org. Chem., 12, e202200521 (2023).

2022

57. "Transesterification of Methyl-10-Undecenoate and Poly(ethylene adipate) Catalyzed by (Cyclopentadienyl)Titanium Trichlorides as Model Chemical Conversions of Plant Oils and Acid-, Base-Free Chemical Recycling of Aliphatic Polyesters", K. Nomura, T. Aoki, Y. Ohki, S. Kikkawa, S. Yamazoe, ACS Sus. Chem. Eng., 10, 12504-12509 (2022).
 

56. "Dual functional catalysis of [Nb_{6}O_{19}]~{8-}-modified Au/Al_{2}O_{3}", S. Kikkawa, S. Fukuda, J. Hirayama, N. Shirai, R. Takahata, K. Suzuki, K. Yamaguchi, T. Teranishi, S. Yamazoe, Chem. Commun., 58, 9018-9021 (2022).

 

55. "Control over Ligand-Exchange Positions of Thiolate-Protected Gold Nanoclusters Using Steric Repulsion of Protecting Ligands", W. Suzuki, R. Takahata, Y. Chiga, S. Kikkawa, S. Yamazoe, Y. Mizuhata, N. Tokitoh, T. Teranishi, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 144, 12310-12320 (2022).
 

54. "Supported Anionic Gold Nanoparticle Catalysts Modified Using Highly Negatively Charged Multivacant Polyoxometalates", K. Xia, T. Yatabe, K. Yonesato, T. Yabe, S. Kikkawa, S. Yamazoe, A. Nakata, K. Yamaguchi, K. Suzuki, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.,134, e202205873 (2022).
 

53. "Direct Air Capture of CO_{2}Using a Liquid Amine-Solid Carbamic Acid Phase-Separation System Using Diamines Bearing an Aminocyclohexyl Group", S. Kikkawa, K. Amamoto, Y. Fujiki, J. Hirayama, G. Kato, H. Miura, T. Shishido, S. Yamazoe, ACS Environ. Au, 2, 354-362 (2022).

 

52. "Variable control of the electronic states of a silver nanocluster via protonation/deprotonation of polyoxometalate ligands", K. Yonesato, S. Yamazoe, S. Kikkawa, D. Yokogawa, K. Yamaguchi, K. Suzuki, Chem. Sci., 13, 5557-5561 (2022).
 

51. "Elucidation of catalytic NOx reduction mechanism in an electric field at low temperatures", A. Shigemoto, T. Higo, Y. Narita, S. Yamazoe, T. Uenishi, Y. Sekine, Catal. Sci. Technol., 12, 4450-4455 (2022)..
 

50. "Inter-element miscibility driven stabilization of ordered pseudo-binary alloy", K. Matsumoto, R. Sato, Y. Tatetsu, R. Takahata, S. Yamazoe, M. Yamauchi, Y. Inagaki, Y. Horibe, M. Kudo, T. Toriyama, M.Auchi, M. Haruta, H. Kurata, T. Teranishi, Nat. Commun., 13, 1047 (2022).
 

49. "Structure-Stability Relationship of Amorphous IrO_{2}-Ta_{2}O_{5} Electrocatalysts on a Ti Felt for Oxygen Evolution in Sulfuric Acid", F. Amano, Y. Furusho, S. Yamazoe, M. Yamamoto, J. Phys. Chem. C, 126, 1817-1827 (2022).

 

48. "Phosphorus-Alloying as a Powerful Method for Designing Highly Active and Durable Metal Nanoparticle Catalysts for the Deoxygenation of Sulfoxides: Ligand and Ensemble Effects of Phosphorus", H. Ishikawa, S. Yamaguchi, A. Nakata, K. Nakajima, S. Yamazoe, J. Yamasaki, T. Mizugaki, T. Mitsudome, JACS Au, 2, 419-427 (2022).
 

47. "Synthesis of active, robust and cationic Au_{25} cluster catalysts on double metal hydroxide by long-term oxidative aging of Au_{25}(SR)_{18}", S. Masuda, S. Takano, S. Yamazoe, T. Tsukuda, Nanoscale, 14, 3031-3039 (2022).

 

2021

46. "Simple and High-Yield Preparation of Carbon-Black-Supported ~1-nm Platinum Nanoclusters and Their Oxygen Reduction Reactivity", T. Kawawaki, N. Shimizu, K. Funai, Y. Mitomi, S. Hossain, S. Kikkawa, D.J. Osborn, S. Yamazoe, G.F. Metha, Y. Negishi, Nanoscale, 13, 14679-14687 (2021).
 

45. "Hydrotalcite-Supported Cobalt Phosphide Nanorods as a Highly Active and Reusable Heterogeneous Catalyst for Ammonia-Free Selective Hydrogenation of Nitriles to Primary Amines", M. Sheng, S. Yamaguchi, A. Nakata, S. Yamazoe, K. Nakajima, J. Yamasaki, T. Mizugaki, T. Mitsudome, ACS Sustain. Chem. Eng., 9, 33, 11238-11246 (2021).
 

44. "Thermal stability of crown-motif [Au_{9}(PPh_{3})_{8}]~{3+} and [MAu_{8}(PPh_{3})_{8}]~{2+} (M = Pd, Pt) clusters: Effects of gas composition, single-atom doping, and counter anions", T. Matsuyama, S. Kikkawa, Y. Fujiki, M. Tsukada, H. Takaya, N. Yasuda, K. Nitta, N. Nakatani, Y. Negishi, S. Yamazoe, J. Chem. Phys., 155, 044307 (2021).

 

43. "Base Catalysis of Sodium Salts of [Ta_{6-x}Nb_{x}O_{19}]~{8-} Mixed-Oxide Clusters", S. Kikkawa, M. Tsukada, K. Shibata, Y. Fujiki, K. Shibusawa, J. Hirayama, N. Nakatani, T. Yamamoto, S. Yamazoe, Symmetry, 13, 1267 (2021).

 

42. "Synthesis and Isolation of an Anionic Bis(dipyrido-annulated) NHeterocyclic Carbene CCC-Pincer Iridium(III) Complex by Facile CH Bond Activation", K. Nakanishi, J.O.C. Jimenez-Halla, S. Yamazoe, M. Nakamoto, R. Shang, Y. Yamamoto, Inorg. Chem., 60, 9970-9976 (2021).
 

41. "A Molecular Hybrid of an Atomically Precise Silver Nanocluster and Polyoxometalates for H_{2} Cleavage into Protons and Electrons", K. Yonesato, S. Yamazoe, D. Yokogawa, K. Yamaguchi, K. Suzuki, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 60, 16994-16998 (2021).

 

40. "Creation of High-Performance Heterogeneous Photocatalysts by Controlling Ligand Desorption and Particle Size of Gold Nanocluster", Y. Negishi, T. Kawawaki, Y. Kataoka, M. Hirata, Y. Akinaga, R. Takahata, K. Wakamatsu, Y. Fujiki, M. Kataoka, S. Kikkawa, A.S. Alotabi, S. Hossain, D.J. Osborn, T. Teranishi, G.G. Andersson, G.F. Metha, S. Yamazoe, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 60, 21340-21350 (2021).
 

39. "A nickel phosphide nanoalloy catalyst for the C-3 alkylation of oxindoles with alcohols", S. Fujita, K. Imagawa, S. Yamaguchi, J. Yamasaki, S. Yamazoe, T. Mizugaki, T. Mitsudome, Sci. Rep., 11, 10673 (2021).
 

38. "Observation of adsorbed hydrogen species on supported metal catalysts by inelastic neutron scattering", H. Yoshida, A. Yamamoto, S. Hosokawa, S. Yamazoe, S. Kikkawa, K. Hara, M. Nakamura, K. Kamazawa, T. Tanaka, Top. Catal., 64, 660-671 (2021).
 

37. "Support-Boosted Nickel Phosphide Nanoalloy Catalysis in the Selective Hydrogenation of Maltose to Maltitol", S. Yamaguchi, S. Fujita, K. Nakajima, S. Yamazoe, J. Yamazaki, T. Mizugaki, T. Mitsudome, ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 9, 6347-6354 (2021).
 

36. "Hydrosilylation of Carbonyls over Electron-Enriched Ni Sites of Intermetallic Compound Ni_{3}Ga Heterogeneous Catalyst", T. Takayama, R. Kariya, Y. Nakaya, S. Furukawa, S. Yamazoe, T. Komatsu, Chem. Commun., 57, 4239-4242 (2021).

 

35. "Methane coupling and hydrogen evolution induced by palladium-loaded gallium oxide photocatalysts in the presence of water vapor", M. Ishimaru, F. Amano, C. Akamoto, S. Yamazoe, J. Catal., 397, 192-200 (2021).
 

34. "Single-Crystal Cobalt Phosphide Nanorods as a High-Performance Catalyst for Reductive Amination of Carbonyl Compounds", M. Sheng, S. Fujita, S. Yamaguchi, J. Yamasaki, K. Nakajima, S. Yamazoe, T. Mizugaki, T. Mitsudome, JACS Au, 1, 501-507 (2021).
 

33. "Formation of Mixed-Valence Luminescent Silver Clusters via Cation-Coupled Electron-Transfer in a Redox-Active Ionic Crystal Based on a Dawson-type Polyoxometalate with Closed Pores", N. Haraguchi, T. Okunaga, N. Ogiwara, S. Kikkawa, S. Yamazoe, M. Inada, T. Tachikawa, S. Uchida, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2021, 1531-1535 (2021).
 

32. "Air-stable and reusable nickel phosphide nanoalloy catalyst for the highly selective hydrogenation of D-glucose to D-sorbitol", S. Yamaguchi, S. Fujita, K. Nakajima, S. Yamazoe, J. Yamasaki, T. Mizugaki, T. Mitsudome, Green Chemistry, 23, 2010-2016 (2021). Editor's Choice
 

31. "Effect of Ligand on Electronic State of Gold in Ligand-Protected Gold Clusters Elucidated by X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy", T. Matsuyama, J. Hirayama, Y. Fujiki, S. Kikkawa, W. Kurashige, H. Asakura, N. Kawamura, Y. Negishi, N. Nakatani, K. Hatada, F. Ota, S. Yamazoe, J. Phys. Chem. C, 125, 3143-3149 (2021).
 

30. "Air-Stable and Reusable Cobalt Phosphide Nanoalloy Catalyst for Selective Hydrogenation of Furfural Derivatives", H. Ishikawa, M. Sheng, A. Nakata, K. Nakajima, S. Yamazoe, J. Yamasaki, S. Yamaguchi, T. Mizugaki, T. Mitsudome, ACS Catal., 11, 750 (2021).
 

29. "Ni_{2}P Nanoalloy as an Air-Stable and Versatile Hydrogenation Catalyst in Water: P-Alloying Strategy for Designing Smart Catalysts", S. Fujita, M. Sheng, S. Yamaguchi, K. Nakajima, S. Yamazoe, T. Mizugaki, T. Mitsudome, Chem. Eur. J., 27, 1-9 (2021).

 

28. "Identification of Hydrogen Species on Pt/Al_{2}O_{3} by in situ Inelastic Neutron Scattering and their Reactivity with Ethylene", S. Yamazoe, A. Yamamoto, S. Hosokawa, R. Fukuda, K. Hara, M. Nakamura, K. Kamazawa, T Tsukuda, H. Yoshida, T. Tanaka, Catal. Sci. Technol., 11, 116-123 (2021).

 

27. "Autopolymerization of 2-Bromo-3-Methoxythiophene, Analysis of Reaction Products and Estimation of Polymer Structure”, R. Nishimura, Y. Hattori, M. Akazawa, J. Kitai, S. Okude, Y. Sakamoto, S. Yamazoe, S. Yokojima, S. Nakamura, K. Uchida, Polymer J., 53, 429-438 (2021).

26. "Silylene‐Bridged Tetranuclear Palladium Cluster as a Catalyst for Hydrogenation of Alkenes and Alkynes", C. Yanagisawa, S. Yamazoe, Y. Sunada, ChemCatChem, 13, 169-173 (2021).

2020

25. "Synthesis and Structural Analysis of Four Coordinate (Arylimido)niobium(V) Dimethyl Complexes Containing Phenoxide Ligand: MAO-Free Ethylene Polymerization by the Cationic Nb(V)−Methyl Complex", K. Koide, J. Yi, M. Kuboki, S. Yamazoe, N. Nakatani, K. Nomura, Organometallics, 39, 3742-3758 (2020).
 

24. "Nickel Phosphide Nanoalloy Catalyst for Selective Deoxygenation of Sulfoxides to Sulfides under an Ambient H_{2} Pressure", S. Fujita, S. Yamaguchi, S. Yamazoe, J. Yamasaki, T. Mizugakia, T. Mitsudome, Org. Biomol. Chem., 18, 8827-8833 (2020).

 

23. "Self-activated Rh-Zr mixed oxide as a nonhazardous cocatalyst for photocatalytic hydrogen evolution", T. NIshino, M. Saruyama, Z. Li, Y. Nagatsuma, M. Nakabayashi, N. Shibata, T. Yamada, R. Takahata, S. Yamazoe, T. Hisatomi, K. Domen, T. Teranishi, Chem. Sci., 11, 6862-6867 (2020).
 

22. "Single-atom Pt in intermetallics as an ultrastable and selective catalyst for propane dehydrogenation", Y. Nakaya, J. Hirayama, S. Yamazoe, K. Shimizu, S. Furukawa, Nat. Commun., 11, 2838 (2020).
 

21. "Base Catalytic Activity of [Nb_{10}O_{28}]~{6}-: Effect of Counter Cation", S. Hayashi, S. Yamazoe, T. Tsukuda, J. Phys. Chem. C, 124, 10975-10980 (2020).

 

20. "Active, Selective, and Durable Catalyst for Alkane Dehydrogenation Based on a Well-Designed Trimetallic Alloy", Y. Nakaya, M. Miyazaki, S. Yamazoe, K. Shimizu, S. Furukawa, ACS Catal., 10, 5163-5172 (2020).
 

19. "Electron Microscopic Observation of an Icosahedral Au_{13} Core in Au_{25}(SePh)_{18} and Reversible Isomerization between Icosahedral and Face-Centered Cubic Cores in Au_{144}(SC_{2}H_{4}Ph)_{60-}", R. Takahata, S. Yamazoe, Y. Maehara, K. Yamazaki, S. Takano, W. Kurashige, Y. Negishi, K. Gohara, T. Tsukuda, J. Phys. Chem. C., 124, 6907-6912 (2020).

 

18. "Activation of Water-Splitting Photocatalysts by Loading with Ultrafine Rh−Cr Mixed-Oxide Cocatalyst Nanoparticles", W. Kurashige, Y. Mori, S. Ozaki, M. Kawachi, S. Hossain, T. Kawawaki, C. J. Shearer, A. Iwase, G. F. Metha, S. Yamazoe, A. Kudo, Y. Negishi, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 59, 7076-7082 (2020).
 

17. "γ-Alumina-supported Pt_{17} cluster: controlled loading, geometrical structure, and size-specific catalytic activity for carbon monoxide and propylene oxidation", Y. Negishi, N. Shimizu, K. Funai, R. Kaneko, K. Wakamatsu, A. Harasawa, S. Hossain, M. E. Schuster, D. Ozkaya, W. Kurashige, T. Kawawaki, S. Yamazoe, S. Nagaoka, Nanoscale Advances, 2, 669 (2020).

 

16. "Local structure and atomic dynamics in Fe_{2}VAl Heusler-type thermoelectric material: The effect of heavy element doping", K. Kimura, K. Yamamoto, K. Hayashi, S. Tsutsui, N. Happo, S. Yamazoe, H. Miyazaki, S. Nakagami, J. R. Stellhorn, S. Hosokawa, T. Matsushita, H. Tajiri, A. K. R. Ang Y. Nishino, Phys. Rev. B, 101, 024302 (2020).

 

15. "CdTe quantum dots modified electrodes ITO-(Polycation/QDs) for carbon dioxide reduction to methanol", D. Guzmána, M. Isaacsb, T. Tsukuda, S. Yamazoe, R. Takahata, R. Schrebler, A. Burgos, I. Osorio-Román, F. Castillo, Appl. Surf. Sci, 509, 145386 (2020).

2019

14. "Structural analysis of Cu(In,Ga)Se_{2} thin-films by depth-resolved XAFS", K. Beppu, S. Yamazoe, A. Yamada, K. Nitta, T. Uruga, T. Wada, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys., 58, 105502 (2019).

 

13. "Direct observation of catalytically active species in reaction solution by X-ray absorption spectroscopy (XAS)", K. Nomura, T. Mitsudome, S. Yamazoe, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys., 58, 100502 (2019).
 

12. "Surface Modification of PdZn Nanoparticles via Galvanic Replacement for the Selective Hydrogenation of Terminal Alkynes", M. Miyazaki, S. Furukawa, T. Takayama, S. Yamazoe, T. Komatsu, ACS Appl. Nano Mater., 2, 3307-3314 (2019).
 

11. "Atomic-Level Understanding of Effect of Heteroatom Doping of the Cocatalyst on Water-Splitting Activity in AuPd or AuPt Alloy Cluster-Loaded BaLa_{4}Ti_{4}O_{15}", W. Kurashige, R. Hayashi, K. Wakamatsu, Y. Kataoka, S. Hossain, A. Iwase, A. Kudo, S. Yamazoe, Y. Negishi, ACS Appl. Energy Mater., 2, 4175-4187 (2019).

 

10. "xTunes: A new XAS processing tool for detailed and on-the-fly analysis", H. Asakura, S. Yamazoe⁠,⁠ T. Misumi, A. Fujita, T. Tsukuda, T. Tanaka, Rad. Phys. Chem., 175, 108270 (2020).
 

9. "X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy on Atomically Precise Metal Clusters", S. Yamazoe, T. Tsukuda, Bull. Chem. Soc. Jpn., 92, 193-204 (2019).

 

2018

 

8. "Superior Base Catalysis of Group 5 Hexametalates [M_{6}O_{19}]~{8-} (M = Ta, Nb) over Group 6 Hexametalates [M_{6}O_{19}]~{2-} (M = Mo, W)", S. Hayashi, N. Sasaki, S. Yamazoe, T. Tsukuda, J. Phys. Chem. C, 122, 29398-29404 (2018).

 

7. "An Au_{25}(SR)_{18} Cluster with a Face-Centered Cubic Core", T. Omoda, S. Takano, S. Yamazoe, K. Koyasu, Y. Negishi, T, Tsukuda, J. Phys. Chem. C.122, 13199-13204 (2018).

 

6. "Prominent hydrogenation catalysis of a PVP-stabilized Au_{34} superatom provided by doping a single Rh atom", S. Hasegawa, S. Takano, S. Yamazoe, T, Tsukuda, Chem. Commun.,54, 5915-5918 (2018).

 

5. "Gold Ultrathin Nanorods with Controlled Aspect Ratios and Surface Modifications: Formation Mechanism and Localized Surface Plasmon Resonance", R. Takahata, S. Yamazoe, K. Koyasu, K. Imura, T. Tsukuda, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 140, 6640-6647 (2018).
 

4. "Au_{25}-Loaded BaLa_{4}Ti_{4}O_{15} Water-Splitting Photocatalyst with Enhanced Activity and Durability Produced Using New Chromium Oxide Shell Formation Method", W. Kurashige, R. Kumazawa, D. Ishii, R. Hayashi, Y. Niihori, S. Hossain, L. V. Nair, T. Takayama, A. Iwase, S. Yamazoe, T. Tsukuda, A. Kudo, Y. Negishi, J. Phys. Chem. C, 122, 13669-13681 (2018).

 

3. "Solution XAS analysis for exploring the active species in homogeneous vanadium complex catalysis", K. Nomura, T. Mitsudome, K. Tsutsumi, S. Yamazoe, J. Phys. Soc. Jpn., 87, 061014 (2018).
 

2. "Dynamic Behavior of Rh Species of Rh/Al_{2}O_{3} Model Catalyst During Three-Way Catalytic Reaction - An Operando XAS Study", H. Asakura, S. Hosokawa, T. Ina, K. Kato, K. Nitta, K. Uera, T. Uruga, H. Miura, T. Shishido, J. Ohyama, A. Satsuma, K. Sato, A. Yamamoto, S. Hinokuma, H. Yoshida, M. Machida, S. Yamazoe, T. Tsukuda, K. Teramura, T. Tanaka, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 140, 176-184 (2018).

 

1. "Doping a Single Palladium Atom into Gold Superatoms Stabilized by PVP: Emergence of Hydrogenation Catalysis",S. Hayashi, R. Ishida, S. Hasegawa, S. Yamazoe, T. Tsukuda, Top. Catal., 61, 136-141 (2018).