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OKUMURA, Shintaro

Assistant Professor

TEL: 0564-59-5572
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Location: Yamate, No.3 Bldg. 3F east

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Department of Life and Coordination-Complex Molecular Science, Complex Catalysis


2013 B.S. Kyoto University
2018 Ph.D. Kyoto University
2017.8 Visiting researcher, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
2018 Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd.
2020 Assistant Professor, Institute for Molecular Science
    Assistant Professor, The Graduate University for Advanced Studies


2014 Young Best Presentation Award on the 58th Symposium on Radiochemistry
2017 Poster Award on 64th Symposium on Organometallic Chemistry
2022 The Fuji Film Research Proposal Award

Main research themes

Development of new efficient molecular transformation
kewords Organometallic Chemistry, Organic Synthesis

Selected Publications

  1. Naoki Ishida, Yusaku Hori, Shintaro Okumura, and Masahiro Murakami "Synthesis of 2-Aryloxy-1,3-Dienes from Phenols and Propargyl Carbonates" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 141, 84-88 (2019).
  2. Naoki Ishida, Shintaro Okumura, Tairin Kawasaki, and Masahiro Murakami "2-Arylsilacyclobutane as a Latent Carbanion Reacting with CO2" Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 57, 11399-11403 (2018).
  3. Shintaro Okumura, Fangzhu Sun, Naoki Ishida, and Masahiro Murakami "Palladium-Catalyzed Intermolecular Exchange between C–C and C–Si σ-Bonds" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 139, 12414-12417 (2017).
  4. Naoki Ishida, Shintaro Okumura, Yuuta Nakanishi, and Masahiro Murakami "Ring-opening Fluorination of Cyclobutanols and Cyclopropanols Catalyzed by Silver" Chem. Lett. 44, 821-823 (2015).