SEKI, Tomohiro

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SEKI, Tomohiro
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ITO, Hajime Group
Principal Investigator
Faculty Members
Postdoctoral Fellows
Research Collaborators
  • KUBO, Shotaro

About the Research

Research Theme

Development of stimuli-responsive molecular crystals


Gold complex; phase transition; photoluminescence
Research History

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Representative Research Achievements

  • Aurophilicity-Mediated Construction of Emissive Porous Molecular Crystals as Versatile Hosts for Liquid and Solid Guests
    T. Seki, K. Ida, H. Sato, S. Aono, S. Sakaki, Hajime Ito, Chem. Eur. J., 2020, 26, 735–744
    DOI: 10.1002/chem.201904597
  • Anisotropic Strain Release in a Thermosalient Crystal: Correlation between the Microscopic Orientation of Molecular Rearrangements and the Macroscopic Mechanical Motion
    T. Seki, T. Mashimo, H. Ito, Chem. Sci., 2019, 10, 4185–4191
    DOI: 10.1039/C8SC05563G
  • Luminescent Mechanochromic 9-Anthryl Gold(I) Isocyanide Complex with an Emission Maximum at 900 nm after Mechanical Stimulation
    T. Seki, N. Tokodai, S. Omagari, T. Nakanishi, Y. Hasegawa, T. Iwasa, T. Taketsugu, H. Ito, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2017, 139, 6514–6517
    DOI: 10.1021/jacs.7b00587
  • A Screening Approach for the Discovery of Mechanochromic Gold(I) Isocyanide Complexes with Crystal-to-Crystal Phase Transitions
    T. Seki, Y. Takamatsu, H. Ito, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2016, 138, 6252–6260
    DOI: 10.1021/jacs.6b02409