Assistant professor

Molecular Assembly Chemistry Group (Director: Prof. Dr. Ichiro HISAKI)
Graduate School of Engineering Science
Osaka University, Japan


Ph.D., Chemistry (2019)

Université de Rouen Normandie, France
Practical aspects on how to deracemize atropisomers by means of crystallization
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Pascal CARDINAEL

M.A., Human and Environmental Studies (2016)

Kyoto University, Japan
Theoretical and experimental study on storing energy gas into organic molecular crystals
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Hirohito TSUE

B.Sc., Engineering (2014)

Osaka Pref. Univ. Coll. of Tech., Japan
Study on applying TiO2 photocatalytic reaction to organic syntheses
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Suguru HIGASHIDA

Other experience

Postdoctoral researcher February 2020 – January 2021 (1 year)

Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium (PI: Prof. Dr. Yves GEERTS)

External PhD student April 2019 (2 month) 

Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany (Supervisor: Dr. David MAILLARD)

Visiting student October 2018 (2 month) 

Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, Netherlands (Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Elias VLIEG)

Academic guest October 2017 (1 month) 

ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland (Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Marco Mazzotti)

PhD student April 2016 – March 2020
(LOA April 2017- March 2020, Withdrawn March 2020)

Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan (Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Hirohito TSUE)

Technical training program January 2015 (1 month) 

National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Tsukuba, Japan (Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Seiji TSUZUKI)

Internship student August 2012 (1 month)

 Sumitomo Chemical, Osaka, Japan


Division of the Organic Crystals, Chemical Society of Japan

Research interests

Theoretical and experimental study on storing gas into organic molecular crystals
TiO2 photocatalytic reaction for application of organic synthesis
Chiral separation by crystallization: Second-order asymmetric transformation (SOAT), Temperature cycle deracemization


Division of Chemistry
Graduate School of Engineering Science
Osaka University
1-3 Machikaneyama
Osaka 560-8531