Original Paper

15. Faster Cyclization than Bridging Prefers the Formation of Pd6L3 Prisms Consisting of Porphyrin-based Tetratopic Ligands under Kinetic Control. X. Zhang, S. Takahashi, K. Aratsu, T. Kojima, H. Sato, and S. Hiraoka*, submitted.

14. Self-assembled poly-catenanes from supramolecular toroidal building blocks. S. Datta, Y. Kato, S. Higashiharaguchi, K. Aratsu, A. Isobe, T. Saito, D. D. Prabhu, Y. Kitamoto, M. J. Hollamby, A. J. Smith, R. Dalgleish, N. Mahmoudi, L. Pesce, C. Perego, G. M. Pavan, S. Yagai*, Nature 583, 400–405 (2020). [DOI: 10.1038/s41586-020-2445-z] プレスリリース[Link]

13. Supramolecular Copolymerization Driven by Integrative Self-sorting of Hydrogen-bonded Rosettes. K. Aratsu, R. Takeya, B. R. Pauw*, M. J. Hollamby*, Y. Kitamoto, N. Shimizu, H. Takagi, R. Haruki, S. Adachi and S. Yagai*, Nature Commun11,1623 (2020). [DOI: 10.1038/s41467-020-15422-6] プレスリリース[Link]

12. Hydrogen Bond-directed Supramolecular Polymorphism Leading to Soft and Hard Molecular Ordering T. Aizawa, K. Aratsu, S. Datta, T. Mashimo, T. Seki, T. Kajitani, F. Silly, and S. Yagai*,  Chem. Commun. 56, 4280–4283 (2020). [DOI: 10.1039/D0CC01636E] (selected as Back Cover)

11. Effect of Solvent on the Thermodynamic Stability of Toroidal Supramolecular Polymers K. Aratsu, N. Shimizu, H. Takagi, R. Haruki, S.-i. Adachi, and S. Yagai*, Chem. Lett. 49, 178–181 (2020).  [DOI: 10.1246/cl.190789]

10. Topological Impact on the Kinetic Stability of Supramolecular Polymers. A. Suzuki, K. Aratsu, S. Datta, N. Shimizu, H. Takagi, R. Haruki, S.-i. Adachi, M. Hollamby, F. Silly, and S. Yagai*, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 141, 13196–13202 (2019). [DOI: 10.1021/jacs.9b06029]

9. Self-sorting of Rosette-forming Naphthalene Barbiturates into Distinct Toroidal Assemblies. K. Aratsu, and S. Yagai*, ChemPlusChem 84, 619–622 (2019). [DOI: 10.1002/cplu.201900044] (selected as Cover Feature)

8. Photoresponsive Circular Supramolecular Polymers: Topological Trap and Photoinduced Ring-Opening Elongation. B. Adhikari, K. Aratsu, J. Davis, and S. Yagai*, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 58, 3764–3768 (2019).  [DOI: 10.1002/anie.201811237]

7. Self-folding of Supramolecular Polymers into Bioinspired Topology. D. D. Prabhu, K. Aratsu, Y. Kitamoto, H. Ouchi, T. Ohba, M. J. Hollamby, N. Shimizu, H. Takagi, R. Haruki, S.-i. Adachi, and S. Yagai*, Science Advances 4, eaat8466 (2018). [DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aat8466]

6. Two-dimensional Chiral Self-assembly of Barbituric-acid-functionalized Naphthalene Derivatives. F. Silly,* K. Aratsu, and S. Yagai*, J. Phys. Chem. C. 122, 6412–6416 (2018). [DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.7b12460]

5. Hydrogen-bonded Rosettes Comprising π-conjugated Systems as Building Blocks for Functional One-dimensional Assemblies. B. Adhikari, X. Lin, M. Yamauchi, H. Ouchi, K. Aratsu, and S. Yagai*, Chem. Commun. 53, 9663–9683 (2017). [DOI: 10.1039/C7CC04172A] (Feature Article) (selected as Cover Picture)

4. Light-induced Unfolding and Refolding of Supramolecular Polymer Nanofibers. B. Adhikari, Y. Yamada, M. Yamauchi, K. Wakita, X. Lin, K. Aratsu, T. Ohba, T. Karatsu, M. J. Hollamby, N. Shimizu, H. Takagi, R. Haruki, S.-i. Adachi, and S. Yagai*, Nature Commun. 8, 15254 (2017). [DOI: 10.1038/ncomms15254]

3. Supramolecular Polymerization of Hydrogen-bonded Rosettes with Anthracene Chromophores: Regioisomeric Effect on Nanostructures. D. D. Prabhu, K. Aratsu, M. Yamauchi, X. Lin, B. Adhikari, and S. Yagai*, Polymer Journal 49, 189–195 (2017). [DOI: 10.1038/pj.2016.94]

2. Simultaneous SAXS and SANS Analysis for the Detection of Toroidal Supramolecular Polymers Composed of Noncovalent Supermacrocycles in Solution. M. J. Hollamby,* K. Aratsu, B. R. Pauw, S. E. Rogers, A. J. Smith, M. Yamauchi, X. Lin, and S. Yagai*, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 55, 9890–9893 (2016). [DOI: 10.1002/anie.201603370]

1. Self-sorting Regioisomers through Hierarchical Organization of Hydrogen-bonded Rosettes. K. Aratsu, D. D. Prabhu, H. Iwawaki, X. Lin, M. Yamauchi, T. Karatsu, and S. Yagai*, Chem. Commun. 52, 8211–8214 (2016). [DOI: 10.1039/C6CC03419E] (selected as Inside Cover)


1. Photoresponsive Supramolecular Polymers.  Y. Kitamoto, K. Aratsu, and S. Yagai  Photoactive Functional Soft Materials: Preparation, Properties, and Applications.  Quan Li, Ed., Wiley, pages: 45–84 (Chapter 2) (2019). [ISBN: 978-3-527-34482-6] [DOI: 10.1002/9783527816774]


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