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Graduating School 【 display / non-display

  • Osaka Prefecture University  Faculty of Engineering  1991.03

Graduate School 【 display / non-display

  • Osaka Prefecture University  Graduate School, Division of Engineering  Master's Course  1993.03

  • The Graduate University for Advanced Studies  Graduate School, Division of Mathematical and Physical Science  Doctor's Course  1996.03

External Career 【 display / non-display

  • Institute for Molecular Science  Special researcher of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science   1996.04 - 1997.03

  • Himeji Institute of Technology  Research Assistant   1997.04 - 2004.03

  • University of Hyogo  Research Assistant   2004.04 - 2007.03

  • University of Hyogo  Associate Professor   2007.04 - 2013.03

Field of expertise (Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research classification) 【 display / non-display

  • Functional solid state chemistry

  • Device related chemistry


Research theme 【 display / non-display

  • Synthesis and properties of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons

Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Microwave-accelerated Z-isomerization of (all-E)-lycopene in tomato oleoresin and enhancement of the conversion by vegetable oils containing disulfide compouds

    Masaki Honda, Haruka Sato, Munenori Takehara, Yoshinori Inoue, Chitoshi Kitamura, Ryota Takemura, Tetsuya Fukaya, Wahyudiono, Hideki Kanda, Motonobu Goto

     Eur. J. Lipd Sci. Tech.  120   1800060 -  2018.04

    Joint Work  Joint(The vice charge)

  • Synthesis and properties of a decacyclene monoimide and a naphthalimide derivative as three-dimensional acceptor-donor-acceptor systems

    Yuma Yamamoto, Miu Yoshida, Takuya Morii, Jun-ichi Nishida, Chitoshi Kitamura, Takeshi Kawase

     Chem. Asian J.  13   790 - 798  2018.02

    Single Work  Joint(The vice charge)

  • Crystal structures of 1-hydroxy-4-propyloxy-9,10-anthraquinone and its acetyl derivative

    Hidemi Nakagawa and Chitoshi Kitamura

     Acta Crystallographica Section E  73   1845 - 1849  2017.12

    Joint Work  Joint(The main charge)

  • Constrution of new fluorophores by Diels-Alder reaction of diacenaphthothiophenes

    Yuma Yamamoto, Yoshiaki Fukuoka, Jun-ichi Nishida, Chitoshi Kitamura, and Takeshi Kawase

     Tetrahedron  73   5725 - 5730  2017.09

    Joint Work  Joint(The vice charge)

  • π-Extended Fluoranthene Imide Derivatives: Synthesis, Structures, and Electronic and Optical Properties

    Ikumi Kawajiri, Masaya Nagahara, Hiroyuki Ishikawa, Yuma Yamamoto, Jun-ichi Nishida, Chitoshi Kitamura, and Takeshi Kawase

     Canadian Journal of Chemistry  95   371 - 380  2017.04

    Joint Work  Joint(The vice charge)

  • 3,4-Bis(4-formylphenyl)-17,17-di(n-pentyl)tetrabenzo[a,c,g,i]fluorene showing solvatochromism and crystallochromism in fluorescence

    Masanari Ueki, Yusuke Kimura, Yuma Yamamoto, Chitoshi Kitamura, Hiroshi Ikeda, Mirai Tanaka, Jun-ichi Nishida, Takeshi Kawase

     Tetrahedron  73   1170 - 1176  2016.12

    Joint Work  Joint(The vice charge)

  • Fulvalene Derivativs Containing a Tetrabenzofluorene unit: New nonplanar Fulvalenes with High Electron Affinity

    Kenta Yamada, Hiroshi Shibamoto, Yusuke Tanigawa, Jun-ichi Nishida, Chitoshi Kitamura, Hiroyuki Kurata, Takeshi Kawase

     Synlett  27   2085 - 2090  2016.09

    Joint Work  Joint(The vice charge)

  • 1,4-Dihydroxy-2,3-dinitro-9,10-anthraquinone

    Wataru Furukawa, Munenori Takehara, Yoshinori Inoue, Chitoshi Kitamura

     IUCrData  1   x160906 -  2016.06

    Joint Work  Joint(The main charge)

  • Chiral pyridinium phosphoramide as a dual Brønsted acid catalyst for enantioselective Diels-Alder reaction

    Yasuhiro Nishikawa, Saki Nakano, Yuu Tahira, Kanako Terazawa, Ken Yamazaki, Chitoshi Kitamura, Osamu Hara

     Organic Letters  18   2004 - 2007  2016.05

    Joint Work  Joint(The vice charge)

  • 4-(3-Bromopropyloxy)-1-hydroxy-9,10-anthraquinone

    Natsumi Ohira, Munenori Takehara, Yoshinori Inoue, Chitoshi Kitamura

     IUCrData  1   x160753 -  2016.05

    Joint Work  Joint(The main charge)

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Books 【 display / non-display

  • Chemical Science of π-Electron Systems

    Chitoshi Kitamura, ed. by Takeshi Akasaka, Atsuhiro Osuka, Shunichi Fukuzumi, Hideki Kandori

    Springer  777p  2015.12

    Scholarly Book  Joint Work

  • Methods and Applications of Cycloaddition Reactions in Organic Syntheses

    Chitoshi Kitamura, ed. by Nagatoshi Nishiwaki

    Wiley  672p  2014.02

    Scholarly Book  Joint Work

Review Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Tuning the Solid-state Optical Properties of Tetracene Derivatives by Modification of the Alkyl Side-chains: Crystallochromy and the Highest Fluorescence Quantum Yield in Acenes Larger than Anthracene

    Chitoshi Kitamura

     The Chemical Record  12   506 - 514  2012.10

     Single Work  

Conferences 【 display / non-display

  • Solid-state optical properties and crystal structures of 1,4-dipropoxy-9,10-anthraquinone polymorphs

    Pacifichem2015  2015.12

  • Synthesis, structure, and optical properties of substituted tetracenes

    Pacifichem2015  2015.12

  • Alkyl-substituted Oligoacenes: Effects of Alkyl Side Chains on Molecular Arrangements and Optical Properties in the Solid State

    6th IUPAC International Symposium on Novel Materials and Synthesis (NMS-VI) & 20th International Symposium on Fine Chemistry and Functional Polymers (FCFP-XX)  2010.10