Interdisciplinary and application–oriented, this ready reference focuses on innovative methods, covering new developments in photofunctional materials, polymer chemistry, surface science and more. Of great interest to chemists as well as material scientists alike.
Flapping molecules for photofunctional materials
Catechol–Containing Polymers: A Biomimetic Approach for Creating Novel Adhesive and Reducing Polymers
Development of Ultra–Microfabricating Polymeric Materials and ist Self–Assembly Technology
Molecular Simulations of Deformation and Fracture Processes of Crystalline Polymers
A Tale of chirality transfer, multi–step chirality transfer from molecules to molecular assemblies, organic to inorganic materials, then to functional materials
Solution Plasma Reactions and Materials Synthesis
"Global Reaction Route Mapping Strategy:
A Tool for Finding New Chemistry in Computers
Computational Molecular Technology towards Macroscopic Chemical Phenomena: Red Moon Methodology and its Related Applications
Multi–timescale Measurements with Energetic Beams for Molecular Technology
Single Molecule Magnet for Quantum Information Process′
Takashi Kato is a Professor at the Department of Chemistry and Biotechnology at the University of Tokyo since 2000. After his postdoctoral research at Cornell University, Department of Chemistry with Professor Jean M. J. Frechet, he joined the University of Tokyo. He is the recipient of The Chemical Society of Japan Award for Young Chemists (1993), The Wiley Polymer Science Award (Chemistry), the 17th IBM Japan Science Award (Chemistry), the 1st JSPS (Japan Society for the Promotion of Science) Prize and the Award of Japanese Liquid Crystal Society (2008). He is the editor in chief of the "Polymer Journal", and member of the editorial board of "New Journal of Chemistry".