MANABU ABE

Last Updated :2019/05/07

Affiliations, Positions
Graduate School of Science, ., Professor
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mabehiroshima-u.ac.jp
Other Contact Details
1-3-1,Kagamiyama,Higashi-Hiroshima, Japan
TEL : (+81)82-424-7432 FAX : (+81)82-424-7432
Self-introduction
An Expert in Photochemistry

Basic Information

Major Professional Backgrounds

  • 2007/04/01, Hiroshima University, Professor
  • 2006/06/01, 2007/03/31, Osaka University, Associate Professor
  • 2000/08/01, 2006/05/31, Osaka University, Lecturer
  • 1995/04/01, 2000/08/01, Osaka University, Assistant Professor

Educational Backgrounds

  • Kyoto Institute of Technology, Graduate School, Division of Engineering and Design Science, Deaprtment of Materials Chemistry, Japan, 1992/04, 1995/03
  • Kyoto Institute of Technology, Faculty of Engineering and Design, Department of Engineering Chemistry, Japan, 1986/04, 1990/03

Academic Degrees

  • PhD, Kyoto Institute of Technology
  • Master of Engineering, Kyoto Institute of Technology

Educational Activity

  • School of Science:Chemistry, Graduate School of Science:Chemistry, Graduate School of Science:Chemistry

Research Fields

  • Chemistry;Basic chemistry;Organic chemistry
  • Chemistry;Applied chemistry;Synthetic chemistry
  • Chemistry;Applied chemistry;Functional solid state chemistry
  • Complex systems;Biomolecular science;Chemical biology

Research Keywords

  • Quantum Chemical Calculations
  • Orbital Theory
  • Reaction Mechanism
  • Organic Photochemistry

Affiliated Academic Societies

  • The Chemical Society of Japan, 1990/10
  • The Society of Physical Organic Chemistry, Japan
  • The Japanese Photochemistry Association, 1995/04
  • The Society of Silicon Chemistry, Japan, 2006/10
  • The Society of Electron Spin Science and Technology, 2006/10

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2019, Undergraduate Education, First Semester, Special Study for Graduation
  2. 2019, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, Special Study for Graduation
  3. 2019, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Organic Reaction Chemistry
  4. 2019, Undergraduate Education, 3Term, Organic Chemistry III
  5. 2019, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, Introduction to Advanced and Integrated Science
  6. 2019, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Science Seminar
  7. 2019, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Organic Reaction Chemistry (Seminar)
  8. 2019, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, Organic Reaction Chemistry (Seminar)
  9. 2019, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Seminar in Chemical
  10. 2019, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, Seminar in Chemical
  11. 2019, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, Seminar in Chemical
  12. 2019, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, Organic Reaction Chemistry
  13. 2019, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Seminar in Chemical
  14. 2019, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Seminar in Chemical
  15. 2019, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Organic Reaction Chemistry (Seminar)
  16. 2019, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Organic Reaction Chemistry (Seminar)

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. Methoxyphosphinidene and Isomeric Methylphosphinidene Oxide, JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 140(42), 13604-13608, 20181024
  2. Extremely Long Lived Localized Singlet Diradicals in a Macrocyclic Structure: A Case Study on the Stretch Effect, CHEMISTRY-A EUROPEAN JOURNAL, 24(55), 14808-14815, 20181001
  3. Triplet States of Tetrazoles, Nitrenes, and Carbenes from Matrix Photolysis of Tetrazoles, and Phenylcyanamide as a Source of Phenylnitrene, JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY A, 122(37), 7276-7283, 20180920
  4. Anthranilamide (aam)-substituted diboron: palladium-catalyzed selective B(aam) transfer, CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS, 54(67), 9290-9293, 20180828
  5. Sulfamoyl nitrenes: singlet or triplet ground state?, CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS, 54(48), 6136-6139, 20180618
  6. Selective Probing of Potassium Ion in Solution by Intramolecular Excimer Fluorescence of Dibenzo-Crown Ethers, CHEMPHYSCHEM, 19(11), 1331-1335, 20180605
  7. Unusually Long-Wavelength Emissions of Cyclopropanes: New Insight into C-C Bond Homolysis, CHEMISTRY-A EUROPEAN JOURNAL, 24(30), 7595-7600, 20180528
  8. Direct Observation of an Imidoylnitrene: Photochemical Formation of PhC(=NMe)-N and Me-N from 1-Methyl-5-phenyltetrazole, ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE-INTERNATIONAL EDITION, 57(12), 3212-3216, 20180312
  9. Experimental Observation of Thermally Excited Triplet States of Heavier Group 15 Element Centered Diradical Dianions, CHEMISTRY-A EUROPEAN JOURNAL, 24(13), 3156-3160, 20180302
  10. Photochemically Induced Intramolecular Radical Cyclization Reactions with Imines, JOURNAL OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 83(4), 1867-1875, 20180216
  11. Magnetically Bistable Nitrenes: Matrix Isolation of Furoylnitrenes in Both Singlet and Triplet States and Triplet 3-Furylnitrene, JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 140(1), 10-13, 20180110
  12. Photochemical [2+2] cycloaddition reaction of enone derivatives with 2-siloxy-1H-pyrrole derivatives, ARKIVOC, 192-204, 2018
  13. Fast Heavy-Atom Tunneling in Trifluoroacetyl Nitrene, ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE-INTERNATIONAL EDITION, 56(49), 15672-15676, 20171204
  14. Artocarmins G-M, Prenylated 4-Chromenones from the Stems of Artocarpus rigida and Their Tyrosinase Inhibitory Activities, JOURNAL OF NATURAL PRODUCTS, 80(12), 3173-3179, 201712
  15. Contrasting Photolytic and Thermal Decomposition of Phenyl Azidoformate: The Curtius Rearrangement Versus Intramolecular C-H Amination, JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY A, 121(45), 8604-8613, 20171116
  16. Is pi-Single Bonding (C-pi-C) Possible? A Challenge in Organic Chemistry, CHEMISTRY LETTERS, 46(11), 1586-1592, 201711
  17. Two ring opened oxetane taxoids containing a C-20 benzoyloxy group from the roots of Taxus wallichiana Zucc., TETRAHEDRON LETTERS, 58(40), 3897-3900, 20171004
  18. Laser flash photolysis of nanocrystalline alpha-azidop-methoxy-p-acetophenone, ORGANIC & BIOMOLECULAR CHEMISTRY, 15(35), 7380-7386, 20170921
  19. N-Methylcarbamoyl azide: spectroscopy, X-ray structure and decomposition via methylcarbamoyl nitrene, ORGANIC CHEMISTRY FRONTIERS, 4(9), 1839-1848, 20170901
  20. Computational study on 1,3-disilacyclobutane-1,3-diylidene disilylenes: A synthetic strategy for cis-bent disilenes, JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 30(9), 201709
  21. B(MIDA)-Containing Diborons, ACS OMEGA, 2(9), 5911-5916, 201709
  22. Design and Synthesis of Two-Photon Responsive Chromophores for Near-Infrared Light-Induced Uncaging Reactions, SYNTHESIS-STUTTGART, 49(15), 3337-3346, 201708
  23. Mechanistic study of stereoselectivity in azoalkane denitrogenations, PURE AND APPLIED CHEMISTRY, 89(6), 759-764, 201706
  24. Design and Synthesis of a Caged Carboxylic Acid with a Donor-pi-Donor Coumarin Structure: One-photon and Two-photon Uncaging Reactions Using Visible and Near-Infrared Lights, ORGANIC LETTERS, 19(10), 2622-2625, 20170519
  25. Direct observation of methoxycarbonylnitrene, CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS, 53(35), 4783-4786, 20170501
  26. Suplatast tosilate protects the lung against hyperoxic lung injury by scavenging hydroxyl radicals, FREE RADICAL BIOLOGY AND MEDICINE, 106, 1-9, 201705
  27. Photolysis of 3,5-diphenylisoxazole in argon matrices, JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 30(4), 201704
  28. Paterno-Buchi photochemical [2+2] cycloaddition of aromatic carbonyl compounds with 2-siloxy-1H-pyrrole derivatives(dagger), JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 30(4), 201704
  29. Direct Detection of a Chemical Equilibrium between a Localized Singlet Diradical and Its sigma-Bonded Species by Time-Resolved UV/Vis and IR Spectroscopy, ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE-INTERNATIONAL EDITION, 56(11), 2984-2988, 20170306
  30. Control of the Termination Mechanism in Radical Polymerization by Viscosity: Selective Disproportionation in Viscous Media, CHEMISTRY-A EUROPEAN JOURNAL, 23(6), 1299-1305, 201701
  31. Light-harvesting organogel based on tris(phenylisoxazolyl)benzene, SUPRAMOLECULAR CHEMISTRY, 29(6), 471-476, 2017
  32. The structure of electronically excited ,-unsaturated lactones, JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 29(12), 718-724, 201612
  33. Using Molecular Architecture to Control the Reactivity of a Triplet Vinylnitrene, JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 138(45), 14905-14914, 20161116
  34. Design, Synthesis, and Reaction of pi-Extended Coumarin-based New Caged Compounds with Two-photon Absorption Character in the Near-IR Region, CHEMISTRY LETTERS, 45(10), 1186-1188, 20161005
  35. Design and Synthesis of a 4-Nitrobromobenzene Derivative Bearing an Ethylene Glycol Tetraacetic Acid Unit for a New Generation of Caged Calcium Compounds with Two-Photon Absorption Properties in the Near-IR Region and Their Application in Vivo, ACS OMEGA, 1(2), 193-201, 201608
  36. Impact of Diradical Spin State (Singlet vs Triplet) and Structure (Puckered vs Planar) on the Photodenitrogenation Stereoselectivity of 2,3-Diazabicyclo[2.2.1]heptanes, JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY B, 120(29), 7217-7226, 20160728
  37. Computational Study of Cyclobutane-1,3-diylidene Dicarbenes: Ground-State Spin Multiplicity and New Strategy toward the Synthesis of Bicyclo[1.1.0]but-1(3)-enes, BULLETIN OF THE CHEMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 89(7), 770-778, 20160715
  38. Biphenalenylidene: Isolation and Characterization of the Reactive Intermediate on the Decomposition Pathway of Phenalenyl Radical, JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 138(7), 2399-2410, 20160224
  39. A Puckered Singlet Cyclopentane-1,3-diyl: Detection of the Third Isomer in Homolysis, CHEMISTRY-A EUROPEAN JOURNAL, 22(7), 2299-2306, 20160212
  40. Design and synthesis of a new chromophore, 2-(4-nitrophenyl)benzofuran, for two-photon uncaging using near-IR light, CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS, 52(2), 331-334, 2016
  41. Intra- and Intermolecular Reactivity of Triplet Sumanenetrione, BULLETIN OF THE CHEMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 88(11), 1612-1617, 20151115
  42. Multiple crystal forms of N,N '-diacetylchitobiose deacetylase from Pyrococcus furiosus, ACTA CRYSTALLOGRAPHICA SECTION F-STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY COMMUNICATIONS, 71, 657-662, 201506
  43. Direct Detection of a Triplet Vinylnitrene, 1,4-Naphthoquinone-2-ylnitrene, in Solution and Cryogenic Matrices, JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 137(12), 4207-4214, 20150401
  44. Electron-spin resonance (ESR) characterization of quintet spin-state bis-nitroxide-bearing cyclopentane-1,3-diyl diradicals, JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 28(2), 116-120, 201502
  45. Photolysis of acetophenone derivatives with alpha-cyclopropyl substituents, JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 28(2), 137-146, 201502
  46. Oxidation of an allene compound bearing 1,8-dichloroacridene moieties and photolysis of the halogenated allene compound for the generation of triplet carbenes, JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 28(2), 79-87, 201502
  47. Organocatalyzed Asymmetric Aldol Reactions of Ketones and beta,gamma-Unsaturated alpha-Ketoesters and Phenylglyoxal Hydrates, JOURNAL OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 80(2), 806-815, 20150116
  48. Formation of Isomerized E,Z-Configured 1,3-Dienes in Construction of Macrocyclic Trienes by Diene-Ene RCM, BULLETIN OF THE CHEMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 88(1), 146-148, 20150115
  49. 1,8-Disubstituted Xanthylidene-Based Remote Carbenes: Photolytic Generation and Isolation of Low-Coordinate Palladium(II) Complex, EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF INORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 534-541, 201501
  50. Simultaneous Observation of Triplet and Singlet Cyclopentane-1,3-diyl Diradicals in the Intersystem Crossing Process, AUSTRALIAN JOURNAL OF CHEMISTRY, 68(11), 1700-1706, 2015
  51. Formation of Isomerized E,Z-Configured 1,3-Dienes in Construction of Macrocyclic Trienes by Diene-Ene RCM, BULLETIN OF THE CHEMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 88(1), 146-148, 2015
  52. Oxidation of an allene compound bearing 1,8-dichloroacridene moieties and photolysis of the halogenated allene compound for the generation of triplet carbenes, JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 28(2), 79-87, 2015
  53. Formation of Isomerized E,Z-Configured 1,3-Dienes in Construction of Macrocyclic Trienes by Diene-Ene RCM, Bull. Chem. Soc. Jpn., 88(1), 146-148, 2015
  54. Theoretical Study on Diradical Characters and Nonlinear Optical Properties of 1,3-Diradical Compounds, JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY A, 118(45), 10837-10848, 20141113
  55. Caged Glutamates with pi-Extended 1,2-Dihydronaphthalene Chromophore: Design, Synthesis, Two-Photon Absorption Property, and Photochemical Reactivity, JOURNAL OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 79(17), 7822-7830, 20140905
  56. Mode Switching of a Self-Propelled Camphor Disk Sensitive to the Photoisomerization of a Molecular Layer on Water, LANGMUIR, 30(25), 7353-7357, 20140701
  57. Time-Resolved IR Spectroscopy of 1,3-Dicyanophenylcyclopentane-1,3-diyl Diradicals: CN Stretching Wavenumber as a Vibrational Signature of Radical Character, JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY B, 118(14), 3991-3997, 20140410
  58. Scope and Limitation for FeSO4-Mediated Direct Arylation of Heteroarenes with Arylboronic Acids and Its Synthetic Applications, BULLETIN OF THE CHEMICAL SOCIETY OF JAPAN, 87(2), 301-313, 20140215
  59. Time-resolved IR spectroscopy of 1,3-dicyanophenylcyclopentane-1,3-diyl diradicals: CN stretching wavenumber as a vibrational signature of radical character., Time-resolved IR spectroscopy of 1,3-dicyanophenylcyclopentane-1,3-diyl diradicals: CN stretching wavenumber as a vibrational signature of radical character., 118(14), 2014
  60. Mode switching of a self-propelled camphor disk sensitive to the photoisomerization of a molecular layer on water., Mode switching of a self-propelled camphor disk sensitive to the photoisomerization of a molecular layer on water., 30(25), 2014
  61. Diradicals, CHEMICAL REVIEWS, 113(9), 7011-7088, 201309
  62. Kinetic Stabilization and Reactivity of Single-Bonded Species: Effect of the Alkoxy Group on the Lifetime of Singlet 2,2-Dialkoxy-1,3-diphenyloctahydropentalene-1,3-diyls, CHEMISTRY-A EUROPEAN JOURNAL, 19(31), 10395-10404, 20130729
  63. Substituent effect on the energy barrier for sigma-bond formation from pi-single-bonded species, singlet 2,2-dialkoxycyclopentane-1,3-diyls, BEILSTEIN JOURNAL OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 9, 925-933, 20130514
  64. Substituent Effect on Reactivity of Triplet Excited State of 2,3-Diazabicyclo[2.2.1]hept-2-enes, DBH Derivatives: alpha C-N Bond Cleavage versus beta C-C Bond Cleavage, JOURNAL OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 78(5), 1940-1948, 20130301
  65. A novel non-metathetic behavior of Grubbs catalyst: Ruthenium-mediated intramolecular [3+2] cycloaddition of bis-1,3-dienes, JOURNAL OF ORGANOMETALLIC CHEMISTRY, 723, 171-175, 20130101
  66. On the decarboxylation of 2-methyl-1-tetralone-2-carboxylic acid - oxidation of the enol intermediate by triplet oxygen, NEW JOURNAL OF CHEMISTRY, 37(8), 2245-2249, 2013
  67. Substituent effect on reactivity of triplet excited state of 2,3-diazabicyclo[2.2.1]hept-2-enes, DBH derivatives: α C-N bond cleavage versus β C-C bond cleavage., Substituent effect on reactivity of triplet excited state of 2,3-diazabicyclo[2.2.1]hept-2-enes, DBH derivatives: α C-N bond cleavage versus β C-C bond cleavage., 78(5), 2013
  68. Substituent effect on the energy barrier for σ-bond formation from π-single-bonded species, singlet 2,2-dialkoxycyclopentane-1,3-diyls., Substituent effect on the energy barrier for σ-bond formation from π-single-bonded species, singlet 2,2-dialkoxycyclopentane-1,3-diyls., 9, 2013
  69. Kinetic stabilization and reactivity of π single-bonded species: effect of the alkoxy group on the lifetime of singlet 2,2-dialkoxy-1,3-diphenyloctahydropentalene-1,3-diyls., Kinetic stabilization and reactivity of π single-bonded species: effect of the alkoxy group on the lifetime of singlet 2,2-dialkoxy-1,3-diphenyloctahydropentalene-1,3-diyls., 19(31), 2013
  70. Diradicals., Diradicals., 113(9), 2013
  71. Stretch Effects Induced by Molecular Strain on Weakening sigma-Bonds: Molecular Design of Long-Lived Diradicals (Biradicals), JOURNAL OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 77(17), 7612-7619, 20120907
  72. Direct observation of denitrogenation process of 2,3-diazabicyclo[2.2.1]hept-2-ene (DBH) derivatives, using a visible 5-fs pulse laser, CHEMICAL PHYSICS LETTERS, 527, 79-83, 20120227
  73. The chemistry of localized singlet 1,3-diradicals (biradicals): from putative intermediates to persistent species and unusual molecules with a pi-single bonded character, CHEMICAL SOCIETY REVIEWS, 41(10), 3808-3820, 2012
  74. The chemistry of localized singlet 1,3-diradicals (biradicals): from putative intermediates to persistent species and unusual molecules with a π-single bonded character., The chemistry of localized singlet 1,3-diradicals (biradicals): from putative intermediates to persistent species and unusual molecules with a π-single bonded character., 41(10), 2012
  75. Stretch effects induced by molecular strain on weakening σ-bonds: molecular design of long-lived diradicals (biradicals)., Stretch effects induced by molecular strain on weakening σ-bonds: molecular design of long-lived diradicals (biradicals)., 77(17), 2012
  76. Stereochemical deuterium-labeling study on the denitrogenation of 7,7-diethoxy-2,3-diazabicyclo[2.2.1]hept-2-ene, Journal of Physical Organic Chemistry, 24, 894-901, 20111001
  77. Stereochemical deuterium-labeling study on the denitrogenation of 7,7-diethoxy-2, 3-diazabicyclo[2.2.1]hept-2-ene, JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 24(10), 894-901, 201110
  78. Concentration and Temperature Dependency of Regio- and Stereoselectivity in a Photochemical [2+2] Cycloaddition Reaction (the Paterno Buchi Reaction): Origin of the Hydroxy-Group Directivity, JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 133(8), 2592-2604, 20110302
  79. Formation of macrocyclic lactones in the Paterno-Buchi dimerization reaction, BEILSTEIN JOURNAL OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 7, 265-269, 20110228
  80. The cooperative effect of a hydroxyl and carboxyl group on the catalytic ability of novel beta-homoproline derivatives on direct asymmetric aldol reactions, TETRAHEDRON-ASYMMETRY, 22(2), 226-237, 20110131
  81. Formation of macrocyclic lactones in the Paternò-Büchi dimerization reaction., Formation of macrocyclic lactones in the Paternò-Büchi dimerization reaction., 7, 2011
  82. COMPUTATIONAL STUDY ON THE CYCLOPROPANATION REACTION OF YLIDES GENERATED FROM alpha-PYRIDINIUMACETATES, HETEROCYCLES, 81(11), 2479-2495, 20101101
  83. Novel cyclic beta-aminophosphonate derivatives as efficient organocatalysts for the asymmetric Michael addition reactions of ketones to nitrostyrenes, TETRAHEDRON-ASYMMETRY, 21(15), 1861-1868, 20100804
  84. Computational study of the cooperative effects of nitrogen and silicon atoms on the singlet-triplet energy spacing in 1,3-diradicals and the reactivity of their singlet states, JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 23(4), 300-307, 201004
  85. Generation and Intermolecular Trapping of 1,2-Diaza-4-silacyclopentane-3,5-diyls in the Denitrogenation of 2,3,5,6-Tetraaza-7-silabicyclo[2.2.1]hept-2-ene: An Experimental and Computational Study, JOURNAL OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 75(6), 1956-1960, 20100319
  86. Stereoselective Triplet-Sensitised Radical Reactions of Furanone Derivatives, CHEMISTRY-A EUROPEAN JOURNAL, 16(11), 3341-3354, 2010
  87. Notable Substituent Effects on the Rate Constant of Thermal Denitrogenation of Cyclic Azoalkanes: Strong Evidence for a Stepwise Denitrogenation Mechanism, AUSTRALIAN JOURNAL OF CHEMISTRY, 63(12), 1615-1618, 2010
  88. Generation and intermolecular trapping of 1,2-diaza-4-silacyclopentane-3,5-diyls in the denitrogenation of 2,3,5,6-tetraaza-7-silabicyclo[2.2.1]hept-2-ene: an experimental and computational study., Generation and intermolecular trapping of 1,2-diaza-4-silacyclopentane-3,5-diyls in the denitrogenation of 2,3,5,6-tetraaza-7-silabicyclo[2.2.1]hept-2-ene: an experimental and computational study., 75(6), 2010
  89. Stereoselective Wittig Reactions Using Pentacoordinated Phosphous Reagents, Abstracts of Symposium on Physical Organic Chemistry, 2009(0), 267-267, 2009
  90. Substituent Effect at C2 position on the reactivity of singlet 1,3-diradicals, Abstracts of Symposium on Physical Organic Chemistry, 2009(0), 277-277, 2009
  91. Recent progress regarding regio-, site-, and stereoselective formation of oxetanes in Paterno-Buchi reactions., Journal of the Chinese Chemical Society (Taipei, Taiwan), 55(3), 479-486, 20080901
  92. Site- and stereoselectivity in the photochemical oxetane formation reaction (Paterno-Buchi reaction) of tetrahydrobenzofuranols with benzophenone: Hydroxy-directed diastereoselectivity?, CHEMISTRY LETTERS, 37(8), 822-823, 20080805
  93. Site- and stereoselectivity in the photochemical oxetane formation reaction (Paterno-Buchi reaction) of tetrahydrobenzofuranols with benzophenone: hydroxy-directed diastereoselectivity?, Chemistry Letters, 37(8), 822-823, 20080801
  94. Recent progress regarding regio-, site-, and stereoselective formation of oxetanes in Paterno-Buchi reactions, JOURNAL OF THE CHINESE CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 55(3), 479-486, 200806
  95. Oxidation of archaeal peroxiredoxin involves a hypervalent sulfur intermediate., Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 105(17), 6238-6242, 20080429
  96. Notable effect of an electron-withdrawing group at C3 on the selective formation of alkylidenecyclobutanes in the thermal denitrogenation of 4-spirocyclopropane-1-pyrazolines. Nonstatistical dynamics effects in the denitrogenation reactions, JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 129(43), 12981-12988, 20071031
  97. Notable Effect of an Electron-Withdrawing Group at C3 on the Selective Formation of Alkylidenecyclobutanes in the Thermal Denitrogenation of 4-Spirocyclopropane-1-Pyrazolines., Journal of the American Chemical Society, 129(43), 12981-12988, 20071001
  98. Exo-selective formation of bicyclic oxetanes in the photocycloaddition reaction of carbonyl compounds with vinylene carbonate: The important role of intermediary triplet diradicals in the stereoselectivity, Arkivoc, 58-65, 20070901
  99. First Direct Detection of 2,3-Dimethyl-2,3-diphenylcyclopropanone., Journal of Organic Chemistry, 72(8), 2777-2784, 20070401
  100. New development of reactive intermediate chemistry: a case study of singlet biradicals, Yuki Gosei Kagaku Kyokaishi, 65(1), 16-22, 20070101
  101. An extremely long-lived singlet 4,4-dimethoxy-3,5-diphenylpyrazolidine-3,5-diyl derivative: a notable nitrogen-atom effect on intra- and intermolecular reactivity., Angewandte Chemie, International Edition, 45(46), 7828-7831, 20061001
  102. Experimental Probe for Hyperconjugative Resonance Contribution in Stabilizing the Singlet State of 2,2-Dialkoxy-1,3-diyls: Regioselective 1,2-Oxygen Migration., Journal of the American Chemical Society, 128(24), 8008-8014, 20060601
  103. A Matrix Isolation Study of 2-Isopropylidenecyclopentane-1,3-diyl (Berson-Type Diradical)., Journal of Organic Chemistry, 71(17), 6607-6610, 20060401
  104. Notable temperature effect on the stereoselectivity in the photochemical [2+2] cycloaddition reaction (Paterno-Buechi reaction) of 2,3-dihydrofuran-3-ol derivatives with benzophenone., Tetrahedron Letters, 47(15), 2527-2530, 20060301
  105. Alternative protocol for oxidation in water: an effective epoxidation system promoted by the combination of Oxone and an amphiphilic ketone., Tetrahedron Letters, 46(2), 213-216, 20050108
  106. Novel Substituent Effects on the Mechanism of the Thermal Denitrogenation of 2,3-Diazabicyclo[2.2.1]hept-2-ene Derivatives, Stepwise versus Concerted., Journal of the American Chemical Society, 127(1), 10-11, 20050101
  107. Selectivity Control in Electron Spin Inversion Processes: Regio- and Stereochemistry of Paterno-Buechi Photocycloadditions as a Powerful Tool for Mapping Intersystem Crossing Processes., Accounts of Chemical Research, 37(12), 919-928, 20041201
  108. Theoretical Calculations of the Effects of 2-Heavier Group 14 Element and Substituents on the Singlet-Triplet Energy Gap in Cyclopentane-1,3-diyls and Computational Prediction of the Reactivity of Singlet 2-Silacyclopentane-1,3-diyls., Journal of Organic Chemistry, 69(21), 7250-7255, 20040501
  109. 2-Silyl Group Effect on the Reactivity of Cyclopentane-1,3-diyls. Intramolecular Ring-Closure versus Silyl Migration., Journal of Organic Chemistry, 69(17), 5622-5626, 20040401
  110. Mechanism of Stereo- and Regioselectivity in the Paterno-Buechi Reaction of Furan Derivatives with Aromatic Carbonyl Compounds: Importance of the Conformational Distribution in the Intermediary Triplet 1,4-Diradicals., Journal of the American Chemical Society, 126(9), 2838-2846, 20040301
  111. Effects of Spiroconjugation on the Calculated Singlet-Triplet Energy Gap in 2,2-Dialkoxycyclopentane-1,3-diyls and on the Experimental Electronic Absorption Spectra of Singlet 1,3-Diphenyl Derivatives. Assignment of the Lowest-Energy ElectronicTransition of Singlet Cyclopentane-1,3-diyls., Journal of the American Chemical Society, 126(2), 574-582, 20040101
  112. DFT Calculations on the Effects of Para Substituents on the Energy Differences between Singlet and Triplet States of 2,2-Difluoro-1,3-diphenylcyclopentane-1,3-diyls., Journal of the American Chemical Society, 125(42), 12823-12828, 20031001
  113. Synthesis of Antimalarial Yingzhaosu A Analogues by the Peroxidation of Dienes with Co(II)/O2/Et3SiH., Journal of Organic Chemistry, 68(19), 7361-7367, 20030501
  114. DFT Prediction of Ground-State Spin Multiplicity of Cyclobutane-1,3-diyls: Notable Effects of Two Sets of Through-Bond Interactions., Journal of Organic Chemistry, 68(4), 1618-1621, 20030201
  115. Mechanism of an Alcohol-Trapping Reaction in the Direct and Benzophenone-Sensitized Photodenitrogenation of a Spiroepoxy-Substituted Azoalkane: Solvent Effects and Stereochemical Deuterium Labeling., Journal of Organic Chemistry, 68(5), 1796-1803, 20030201
  116. Reaction of 7,7-diphenyl-6-oxabicyclo[3.2.0]hept-1-ene with ROH; controlling factors on the regioselectivity in the nucleophilic addition reaction., Tetrahedron, 58(35), 7043-7047, 20020901
  117. On the Electronic Character of Localized Singlet 2,2-Dimethoxycyclopentane-1,3-diyl Diradicals: Substituent Effects on the Lifetime., Journal of the American Chemical Society, 124(23), 6540-6541, 20020601
  118. Multifunctional anti-angiogenic activity of the cyclic peroxide ANO-2 with antitumor activity., International Journal of Cancer, 100(2), 220-227, 20020201
  119. Ozonolyses of 1-alkyl-substituted 1-tert-butylethylenes and highly methylated methylenecycloalkanes. The influence of the substituent steric bulk on the direction of cleavage of the primary ozonides., Tetrahedron, 58(5), 891-896, 20020201
  120. Paterno-Buchi [2+2] photocycloaddition reactions of silyl ketene acetals: Controlling factors on the regio- and stereoselectivity in the oxetane formations., Yuki Gosei Kagaku Kyokaishi, 59(9), 855-865, 20010901
  121. Regioselective formation of 3-selanyl-3-siloxyoxetanes in the Paterno-Buchi reaction of silyl O,Se-ketene acetals (O,Se-SKA)., Synthesis, 1243-1247, 20010801
  122. Regioselective Oxygenations of S-Trans Dienes, Silyl Dienol Ethers (SDEs), by Triphenyl Phosphite Ozonide (TPPO) and Its Mechanistic Study., Journal of Organic Chemistry, 66(10), 3548-3553, 20010301
  123. New development of localized 1,3-biradicals. Oxygen atom effects on most stable spin multiplicity and reactivity., Kagaku to Kogyo, 54(2), 164-167, 20010201
  124. Stereochemical Deuterium Labeling as Mechanistic Probe for Differentiating the Singlet- and Triplet-Diradical Spin States in the Rearrangement of the 2-Spiroepoxy-1,3-cyclopentanediyl to Oxetanes., Journal of the American Chemical Society, 122(27), 6508-6509, 20000701
  125. Paterno-Buechi Photocyclization of 2-Siloxyfurans and Carbonyl Compounds. Notable Substituent and Carbonyl (Aldehyde vs Ketone and Singlet- vs Triplet-Excited State) Effects on the Regioselectivity (Double-Bond Selection) in the Formation of Bicyclic exo-Oxetanes., Journal of Organic Chemistry, 65(11), 3426-3431, 20000401
  126. Notable Sulfur Atom Effects on the Regio- and Stereoselective Formation of Oxetanes in Paterno-Buechi Photocycloaddition of Aromatic Aldehydes with Silyl O,S-Ketene Acetals., Journal of the American Chemical Society, 122(17), 4005-4010, 20000401
  127. Lewis acid promoted ring-opening reactions of 2-methoxy-2-siloxyoxetane in the presence of allylsilane: notable lewis acid effect on the ring-opening regioselectivity of the oxetane., Main Group Metal Chemistry, 23(11), 651-654, 20000301
  128. Intramolecular and Intermolecular Reactivity of Localized Singlet Diradicals: The Exceedingly Long-Lived 2,2-Diethoxy-1,3-diphenylcyclopentane-1,3-diyl., Journal of the American Chemical Society, 122(9), 2019-2026, 20000301
  129. Memory of chirality in photochemical reactions., Kokagaku, 31(1), 28-29, 20000101
  130. 18O-Tracer Studies of Fe(II)-Induced Decomposition of 1,2,4-Trioxolanes (Ozonides) Derived from Cyclopentenes and Indenes. Inner-Sphere Electron Transfer Reduction of the Peroxide Linkage., Journal of the American Chemical Society, 121(28), 6556-6562, 19991001
  131. Photooxygenation (Electron transfer) of silyl enol ethers derived from 1-indanone: silyl group and medium effects on the competitive formation of 3-siloxy-1,2-dioxetane and ? -peroxy ketone., Main Group Metal Chemistry, 22(9), 539-543, 19990901
  132. Photooxygenation (1O2) of silyl enol ethers derived from indan-1-ones: competitive formation of tricyclic 3-siloxy-1,2-dioxetane and ? -silylperoxy ketone., Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, 2507-2512, 19990801
  133. Donor-Acceptor Binary Photocatalysis System Illustrated by the Intramolecular Cyclization of a Cyclopropanone Acetal Tethered to Cyclohexen-2-one., Bulletin of the Chemical Society of Japan, 72(3), 511-517, 19990301
  134. Photochemical Generation and Methanol Trapping of Localized 1,3 and 1,4 Singlet Diradicals Derived from a Spiroepoxy-Substituted Cyclopentane-1,3-diyl., Journal of the American Chemical Society, 120(44), 11304-11310, 19981201
  135. A stereoselective, tandem [2+2] photocycloaddition-hydrolysis route to aldol-type adducts., Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, 3261-3266, 19980901
  136. Regioselective formation of 2-alkoxyoxetanes in the photoreaction of aromatic carbonyl compounds with ? ,? -dimethyl ketene silyl acetals: notable solvent and silyl group effects., Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, 3253-3260, 19980901
  137. Regioselective formation of 2-alkoxyoxetanes in the photoreaction of aromatic carbonyl compounds with ? ,? -dimethyl ketene silyl acetals: notable solvent and silyl group effects., Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, 3253-3260, 19980901
  138. Electronic substituent effects on the EPR-spectral D parameter of trimethylenemethane (TMM) triplet diradicals compared with localized cyclopentane-1,3-diyls., Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 2, 1063-1068, 19980501
  139. Notable Substituent Electronic Effects on the Regioselectivity of an Oxygen-Atom Abstraction in the Reaction of Unsymmetrically Substituted Monocyclic 1,2-Dioxolanes with Triphenylphosphine., Journal of Organic Chemistry, 62(3), 752-754, 19970201
  140. Photoinduced electron transfer reactions of cyclopropanone acetal with conjugated enones in the presence of a redox-type photosensitizer., Tetrahedron Letters, 37(11), 1833-1836, 19961101
  141. Selectivity in the ring-expansion and ring-switching reactions of bicyclooxonium ions., Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, 413-416, 19960501
  142. Oxidative Ring-Opening Reaction of Cyclopropanone Acetals with Carbonyl Compounds via Photoinduced Electron Transfer. Generation of a ? -Carbonyl Radical Species and Its Application to the Synthesis of ? -Hydroxy Ester Derivatives., Journal of Organic Chemistry, 60(10), 3065-3073, 19950301
  143. Electron Transfer Profile of Cyclopropanone Acetals in the Nonirradiated Reaction with Tetracyanoethylene, Chloranil, and Dicyanodichlorobenzoquinone., Journal of Organic Chemistry, 59(24), 7445-7452, 19941201
  144. Formation of unsaturated esters in the single electron transfer reaction of cyclopropanone acetals with quinones under non-irradiation conditions., Tetrahedron Letters, 35(21), 3551-3554, 19941101
  145. Photoinduced electron transfer reaction of cyclpropanone acetals with arylmethyl methanesulfonate: generation of ? -keto radical species and application to C-C bond formation., Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications, 1673-1674, 19940701
  146. Ring-opening addition reaction of cyclopropanol derivatives with carbenes., Tetrahedron Letters, 33(47), 7169-7172, 19921201
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Publications such as books

  1. 2015, Chemical Science of π-Electron Systems, Localized Singlet 1,3-Diradicals, springer, 2015
  2. 2014, Methods and Applications of Cycloaddition Reactions in Organic Syntheses, [3+2] Cycloaddition of α,β-Unsaturated Metal-Carbene Complexes, wiley, 2014
  3. 2010, Handbook of Synthetic Photochemistry, (97) Formation of a 4-membered ring: Oxetanes, wiley, 2010

Invited Lecture, Oral Presentation, Poster Presentation

  1. Photochemical Release of 2,2,6,6-Tetramethylpiperidine-1-oxyl (TEMPO) Radical from Caged Nitroxides by Near Infrared Two-photon Irradiation and Its Cytocidal effect on Lung Cancer Cells, Manabu Abe, Asian Photochemistry Conference 2018, 2018/12/17, With Invitation, Asian Photochemistry Association, Taipei
  2. Design and synthesis of NIR two-photon responsive chromophores, Manabu Abe, 14th Korea-Japan Symposium on Frontier Photoscience: Photochemistry, Solar Cells, and Photocatalysts, 2018/10/26, With Invitation
  3. Is π SIngle Bonding Possible?, Manabu Abe, 24th IUPAC International Conference on Physical Organic Chemistry, 2018/06/06, With Invitation
  4. Design and synthesis of NIR two-photon responsive chromophores, Manabu Abe, International Symposium on Caged Compounds, 2018/03/09, With Invitation
  5. Unusually Long-wavelength Emissions of Bicyclo[2.1.0]pentanes: New Insight unto C–C Bond Homolysis, Manabu Abe, Molecular Biradicals: Structure, Properties, and Reactivity, 2018/03/01, With Invitation
  6. Design and Synthesis of New Chromophores for Two-Photon Uncaging Reaction using Near IR Light, Manabu Abe, International Conference on Chemical Science and Technology, 2018/02/24, With Invitation
  7. Design and Synthesis of New Chromophores for Two-Photon Uncaging Reaction using Near IR Light, Manabu Abe, Korea-Japan Frontier PhotoSceince (KJFP-2017), 2017/10/26, With Invitation
  8. Is π SIngle Bonding Possible?, Manabu Abe, Japan-Taiwan Bilateral Conference on Molecular Architecture, 2017/10/15, With Invitation
  9. Nitrogen Atom Effect on Reactivity of 1,3-Diradicals, Manabu Abe, European Symposium on Organic Reactivity, 2017/09/05, With Invitation
  10. Is π SIngle Bonding Possible?, Manabu Abe, Herbert Mayr’s 70th Birthday, 2017/08/03, With Invitation
  11. Localized Diradicals on Macrocyclic Ring Systems, Manabu Abe, 8th Pacific Symposium on Radical Chemistry, 2017/07/18, With Invitation, Prof. Steven Bottle, QUT, Queensland University of Technology, Localized Diradicals on Macrocyclic Ring Systems
  12. Localized Diradicals in Macrocyclic Ring Systems, Manabu Abe, International Symposium on Reactive Intermediates and Unusual Molecules (ISRIUM), 2017/06/18, With Invitation, Das Thamattoor Department of Chemistry Colby College, Sorrento, Localized Diradicals in Macrocyclic Ring Systems
  13. A Challenge in Organic Chemistry: Is -Single Bonding Possible?, Manabu Abe, International Symposium of SFB 749 on "Dynamics and Intermediates of Molecular Transformations", 2017/04/02, With Invitation, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München Fakultät für Chemie und Pharmazie, München, A Challenge in Organic Chemistry: Is -Single Bonding Possible?
  14. Design and Synthesis of New Chromophores for Two-Photon Uncaging Reaction using Near IR Light, Manabu Abe, WPI IIIS, 2016/11/26, With Invitation, WPI IIIS, Tsukuba, WPI IIIS, Tsukuba, Design and Synthesis of New Chromophores for Two-Photon Uncaging Reaction using Near IR Light
  15. Design and Synthesis of New Chromophores for Two-Photon Uncaging Reaction using Near IR Light, Manabu Abe, IBSC 2016, 2016/09/26, With Invitation, Design and Synthesis of New Chromophores for Two-Photon Uncaging Reaction using Near IR Light
  16. Chameleonic Character of 1,2-Diazacyclopentane-3,5-diyl Diradical, Manabu Abe, TSRC Radicals in the Rockies, 2016/08/01, With Invitation, Wolfram Sander, Telluride, USA, Chameleonic Character of 1,2-Diazacyclopentane-3,5-diyl Diradical
  17. Is pai-Single-bonding Possible?, Manabu Abe, The 23rd IUPAC Conference on Physical Organic Chemistry (ICPOC-23), 2016/07/03, With Invitation, Jason Harper, Sydney, Australia, Is pai-Single-bonding Possible?

Awards

  1. 2010年, Australian Journal of Chemistry, Lectureship Award, Australian Journal of Chemistry
  2. The Zimmer Award, Cincinnati University
  3. 2007年, Nozoe Memorial Award for Young Organic Chemist (2007), 基礎有機化学会, Generation of Long-lived Singlet Biradicals: Studies on the Structure and Reactivity
  4. 2007年, Chemistry Research Promotion Center, Taiwan Lectureship Award, Chemistry Research Promotion Center, Taiwan
  5. 2005年, Incentive Award in Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Japan (2005)., 有機合成化学協会, 反応性中間体の反応挙動精査に基づく合成反応の開発
  6. 2004年, The Award for the Best Presentation on the 1st International Symposium in Chemistry at Gumma (2004), 群馬国際化学会議実行委員長・西村淳, Heteroatom Effects on the Reactivity of Cyclopentane-1,3-Diyls

External Funds

Acceptance Results of Competitive Funds

  1. KAKENHI(Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B)), 2017, 2019
  2. KAKENHI(Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Research Fellow), 2017, 2019
  3. KAKENHI, 2016, 2017
  4. KAKENHI, 2012, 2016
  5. KAKENHI, 2011, 2012
  6. Strategic Basic Research Programs(CREST), 2010/10/01, 2016/03/31
  7. KAKENHI, 2009, 2010
  8. KAKENHI, 2008, 2009
  9. KAKENHI, 2007, 2008
  10. KAKENHI, 2007, 2007
  11. KAKENHI, Development of Novel Molecular Transformation Reaction and Functionalization, Based on the Stabilization of Open-Shell Molecules, 2007, 2010
  12. 2006
  13. 2005
  14. KAKENHI, New Development of Biradical Chemistry : Construction of a Novel Structure, 2005, 2006
  15. 2003
  16. KAKENHI, 2000, 2001
  17. KAKENHI, 2000, 2000
  18. KAKENHI, 2000, 2001
  19. KAKENHI, 1999, 1999
  20. KAKENHI, 1999, 1999
  21. KAKENHI, 1999, 1999
  22. KAKENHI, 1998, 1999
  23. KAKENHI, 1998, 1998
  24. KAKENHI, 1998, 1998

Social Activities

Organizing Academic Conferences, etc.

  1. International Symposium on Reactive Intermediates and Unusual Molecules, 2014/04, 2014/04
  2. 27th Symposium on Physical Organic Chemistry, 2016/09, 2016/09
  3. International Symposium on Reactive Intermediates and Unusual Molecules, 2015/12, 2015/12
  4. International Symposium on Stimuli-responsive Chemical Species for Young Chemists, organizing committee, 2016/12, 2016/12
  5. International Symposium on Stimuli-responsive Chemical Species for Young Chemists, organizing committee, 2016/03, 2016/03