TSUJI, Nobuya

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TSUJI, Nobuya
Specially Appointed Associate Professor
Co-PI (List Group)
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tsuji atmark icredd.hokudai.ac.jp

LIST, Benjamin Group
Principal Investigator
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    TSUJI, Nobuya
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About the Research

Research Theme

Asymmetric Brønsted acid/Lewis acid catalysis

Keyword

Asymmetric catalysis, Organocatalysis
Research History

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Representative Research Achievements

  • Activation of olefins via asymmetric Brønsted acid catalysis
    N. Tsuji, J. L. Kennemur, T. Buyck, S. Lee, S. Prévost, P. S. J. Kaib, D. Bykov, C. Farès, B. List, Science, 2018, 359, 1501–1505
    DOI: 10.1126/science.aaq0445
  • Strong and Confined Acids Catalyze Asymmetric Intramolecular Hydroarylations of Unactivated Olefins with Indoles
    P. Zhang, N. Tsuji, J. Ouyang, B. List, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2021, 143, 2, 675–680
    DOI: 10.1021/jacs.0c12042
  • Self-Assembly Asymmetric Organocatalysis: A Combined Experimental and Computational Investigation
    M. R. Monaco, D. Fazzi, N. Tsuji, M. Leutzsch, S. Liao, W. Thiel, B. List, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2016, 138, 44, 14740–14749
    DOI: 10.1021/jacs.6b09179

Related Research

Publications

2023

  • A Primer on 2D Descriptors in Selectivity Modeling for Asymmetric Catalysis
    P. Sidorov, N. Tsuji, Chem. Eur. J., 2023, , e202302837
    DOI: 10.1002/chem.202302837
  • A Catalytic Asymmetric Hydrolactonization
    R. Maji, S. Ghosh, O. Grossmann, P. L. Zhang, M. Leutzsch, N. Tsuji, B. List, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2023, 145, 16, 8788–8793
    DOI: 10.1021/jacs.3c01404
  • Organocatalytic DYKAT of Si-Stereogenic Silanes
    H. Zhou, R. Properzi, M. Leutzsch, P. Belanzoni, G. Bistoni, N. Tsuji, J. T. Han, C. D. Zhu, B. List, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2023, 145, 9, 4994–5000
    DOI: 10.1021/jacs.3c00858
  • Predicting Highly Enantioselective Catalysts Using Tunable Fragment Descriptors
    N. Tsuji, P. Sidorov, C. D. Zhu, Y. Nagata, T. Gimadiev, A. Varnek, B. List, Angew. Chem., Int. Ed., 2023, ,
    DOI: 10.1002/anie.202218659

2022

  • Organocatalytic Asymmetric Synthesis of Si-Stereogenic Silyl Ethers
    H. Zhou, J. T. Han, N. Nothling, M. M. Lindner, J. Jenniches, C. Kuhn, N. Tsuji, L. Zhang, B. List, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2022, 144, 10156-10161
    DOI: 10.1021/jacs.2c04261

2021

  • Confinement-Controlled, Either Syn- or Anti-Selective Catalytic Asymmetric Mukaiyama Aldolizations of Propionaldehyde Enolsilanes
    T. Amatov, N. Tsuji, R. Maji, L. Schreyer, H. Zhou, M. Leutzsch, B. List, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2021, 143, 14475-14481
    DOI: 10.1021/jacs.1c07447
  • Strong and Confined Acids Catalyze Asymmetric Intramolecular Hydroarylations of Unactivated Olefins with Indoles
    P. L. Zhang, N. Tsuji, J. Ouyang, B. List, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2021, 143, 675-680
    DOI: 10.1021/jacs.0c12042