Tokyo University of Science


The objective of the Department of Chemistry is to foster human resources who possess deep understanding of the properties and changes of substances, and who have acquired the ability to create and develop substances and energy necessary for society, as well as advanced knowledge relating to the global environment and life phenomena, as researchers and engineers engaged in the broad field of chemistry.

List of Research Areas and Faculty Members

Major Title Name Research Area
Inorganic and Analytical Chemistry Professor AKITSU Takashiro Inorganic Chemistry, Complex Chemistry
Professor KUDO Akihiko Catalytic Chemistry, Inorganic Photochemistry
Professor KOMABA Shinichi Electrochemistry
Professor TADOKORO Makoto Supramolecular Complex Chemistry
Professor MIYAMURA Kazuo Metallic Complex Chemistry
Professor YAMADA Yasuhiro Inorganic Photochemistry, Radiochemistry
Junior Associate Professor ENOMOTO Masaya Solid State Physics on Coordination Chemistry
Organic Chemistry
Professor SAITO Shinichi Organic Metallic Chemistry, Organic Reaction Chemistry
SATAKE Akiharu Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Supramolecular Chemistry
Professor SHIINA Isamu Natural Products Chemistry, Organic Synthetic Chemistry
Associate Professor ENDO Kohei Organic Chemistry
Associate Professor KAWAI Hidetoshi Physical Organic Chemistry, Supramolecular Chemistry
Associate Professor SHIMONAKA Motoyuki Molecular and Cellular Biology
Associate Professor MATSUDA Takanori Synthetic Chemistry, Organic Elementary Chemistry
Junior Associate Professor KIMURA Tsutomu Organic Chemistry
Physical Chemistry Professor OTSUKA Hidenori Interfacial/Colloid Chemistry
Professor SASAKI Takeo Liquid Crystals, Macromolecule Chemistry
Professor TSUKIYAMA Koichi Laser Spectroscopy, Quantum Chemistry
Professor TORIGOE Hidetaka Biophysical Chemistry, Structural Biology
Professor NEGISHI Yuichi Physical Chemistry, Cluster Chemistry
Professor YUI Hiroharu Laser Spectroscopy, Solution Chemistry
Associate Professor AOKI Ken'ichi Self-assembled and Multifunctional Polymer Materials
Associate Professor FURUMI Seiichi Polymer, Textile materials
Associate Professor WATANABE Kazuo Surface Chemistry, Photochemistry, Plasmonics
Junior Associate Professor NAKA Yumiko Polymer, Textile Materials
Junior Associate Professor YUASA Jiyumpei Functional Solid State Chemistry