AOKI Shin Professor

Tokyo University of Science,
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Department of Medicinal and Life Sciences


Address 2641 Yamazaki, Noda-shi, Chiba-ken 278-8510, Japan
TEL : +81-4-7124-1501
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Under-Graduate School 1986, The University of Tokyo Faculty of Pharmaceutical Science 
Graduate School 1988, The University of Tokyo Graduate School, Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences Master's course
Postgraduate Qualification The University of Tokyo Research papers
Research History 1990~1992 Design and synthesis of asymmetric catalysts
1992~1994 Enzymatic synthesis of biologically active sugar derivatives, Chemoenzymatic synthesis of oligosaccharides
1994~1995 Design and synthesis of asymmetric catalysts
1995~2003 Molecular recognition and supramolecular chemistry utilizing zinc(II) complex
2003~present Supramolecular chemsitry of zinc(II) complexes, Development of luminescence sensors for biomolecules and ions in living cells, Finding of new photochemical reactions and their applications.
Employment History 1990- University of Tokyo (Prof. Kenji Koga), Assistant Professor of the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
1992-1994 Department of Chemistry, The Scripps Research Institute in U.S.A. (Prof. Chi-Huey Wong), Postdoctoral Fellow
1994-2001 Faculty of Medicine, Hiroshima University (Prof. Eiichi Kimura) , Assistant Professor of the Department of Medicinal Chemistry
2001-2003 Faculty of Medicine, Hiroshima University, Associate Professor of the Department of Medicinal Chemistry
2003- Tokyo University of Science. , Professor of Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Research Keyword Bioorganic Chemistry, Supramolecular Chemistry
Research Area Bio-related chemistry (Biological Organic Chemistry)
Chemical pharmacy (Organic Chemistry, Biological-related Molecules)
Research Institute Theme Designd, synthesis, and function development of new drugs and supramolecular complexes based on chemical conversion and self-assembly of metal complexex and organic molecules
Stydy on Synthesis and Function of Chiral Polyanaine -Metal Complexes
Three-dimensional Supramolecular Chemistry of Multinuclear Zinc(II) Complexes in Aqueous Solution
Academic Awards Received
Supplementary Cover Art of "Biochemistry" (American Chemical Society)
Front Cover of
Highlighted Paper Selected by Editor-in-Chief of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Bulletin
The PSJ(Pharmacouzical Society of Japan)Award for Young Scientists
AJINOMOTO Award in Synthelic Organic Chemistry,Japan
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Academic Society Affiliations
2019/2/26 - 2019/7/24
The 2nd International Conference on Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology (APP2019)
Reviewer of APP2019
2018/10/1 - 2019/9/6
the 27th International Society of Heterocyclic Chemistry Congress (ISHC Congress 2019)
Organizing commitee member
2018/9/1 - 2021/12/20
2020 International Chemical Congress of Pacific Basin Societies (PACIFICHEM 2020)
Main organizer of the symposium #2998181
2017/12/1 - 2019/11/30
Socieyt of Organic Synthesis, Japan
2017/10/31 - 2018/2/9
Chemical Society of Thailand
Scientific Committee Member of “the Pure and Applied Chemistry International Conference 2018 (PACCON2018)
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