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Researcher Information

last modified:2022/03/31

Associate Professor SOETA Takahiro


Faculty, Affiliation

Faculty of Chemistry, Institute of Science and Engineering

College and School Educational Field

Division of Material Chemistry, Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology
Division of Material Chemistry, Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology
Course in Chemistry, School of Chemistry, College of Science and Engineering


Academic Background

【Academic background(Doctoral/Master's Degree)】
Kyoto University Doctor Graduate School, Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences 200503 Completed
【Academic background(Bachelor's Degree)】
Shinshu University 200003
Ph, D.


North Dakota State University Department of Chemistry and Biology Post Doctor(2005/04/01-2007/01/31)
University of Pennsylvania Department of Chemistry Postdoc(2007/02/01-2008/03/31)
ETH Zürich Laboratorium für Organische Chemie Visiting Professor(2020/07/01-2020/10/31)

Year & Month of Birth


Academic Society

The Chemical Society of Japan
The Pharmaceutical Society of Japan
The Society of Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Japan
The Japanese Society for Process Chemistry
American Chemical Society


American Chemical Society
American Chemical Society


Organic chemistry

Speciality Keywords

Research Themes

Development of Catalytic Asymmetric Reactions

Development of Novel Reaction by Using Isocyanides

Synthesis of Biology Active Compounds



  •  Development of multi-functional NHC catalysts bearing pyridine moiety: Application to catalytic asymmetric reactions Soeta, T., Ukaji, Y. 78 4 338–349 2020
  •  Synthesis of Optically Acitve γ-Lactams by Palladium Catalyzed Asymmetric Dicarbonylation Reaction of N-Arylsufonyl Homoallylic Amines Takahashi, R., Phan, N. H. T. , Suga, T., Soeta,T., Ukaji, Y.  98 1044-1054 2019
  •  Phenylphosphinic Acid-Promoted Addition of Isocyanides to 1-Methoxyisochroman Derivatives. Soeta, T.; Matsuzaki, S.; Ukaji, Y. 97 355–364 2018
  •  Development of a Synthetic Method for Multifunctionalized Pyrroles Using Isocyanide Dichloride as a Key Intermediate Soeta, T.; Matsumoto, A.; Ukaji, Y. 83 4831–4834 2018
  •  Synthesis of Sterically Fixed Phytochrome Chromophore Derivatives bearing a 15E-anti fixed or 15E-fixed CD-Ring Component Soeta, T.; Ohashi, N.; Kobayashi, T.; Sakata, Y.; Suga, T.; Ukaji, Y. 83 18 10743–10748 2018

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  •  Chiral NHC ligands bearing a pyridine moiety in copper-catalyzed addition of diethylzinc to nitroalkenes Soeta, T.; Hatanaka, Y.; Ishizaka, T.; Ukaji, Y. 74 35 4601-4605 2018
  •  Asymmetric cross-benzoin condensation promoted by chiral triazolium precatalyst bearing a pyridine moiety Soeta, T.; Mizuno, S.; Hatanaka, Y.; Ukaji, Y. 73 3430–3437 2017
  •  Deveopment of a One-Pot Synthetic Method for Multifunctional Oxazole Derivatives Using Isocyanide Dichloride. Soeta, T.; Matsumoto, A.; Sakata, Y.; Ukaji, Y. 82 4930–4935 2017
  •  Formal Total Synthesis of Manzacidin C Based on Asymmetric 1,3-Dipolar Cycloaddition of Azomethine Imines Soeta, T.; Suga, T.; Kawamoto, K.; Hayahi, Y.; Ukaji, Y. 82 1969–1976 2017

Conference Presentations


Arts and Fieldwork


○Preparation of phenyloxalamide derivatives for use as CD4 mimetics(No:WO 2010053583)

Theme to the desired joint research

Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research

Competitive research funding,Contribution

Collaborative research,Consignment study

Classes (Bachelors)

○Organic Chemistry II(2017)
○Experiments in Basic Chemistry A(2017)
○Chemistry for Education(2017)
○Experiments in Basic Chemistry B(2017)
○Chemistry for Education(2017)
○Organic Chemistry III(2017)
○Introduction of Chemistry B(2017)
○Synthetic Organic Chemistry(2017)
○Experiments in Basic Chemistry B(2016)
○Organic Chemistry II(2016)
○Synthetic Organic Chemistry(2016)
○Organic Chemistry III(2016)

Classes (Graduate Schools)

○Synthetic Natural Products Chemistry(2017)
○Synthetic Natural Products Chemistry(2017)
○Synthetic Natural Products Chemistry(2017)
○Synthetic Organic Chemistry(2017)
○Synthetic Natural Products Chemistry(2017)
○Seminar in Material Creation(2017)
○Seminar in Material Creation(2017)
○Material Creation Chemistry I(2017)
○Seminar in Material Creation(2016)
○Synthetic Natural Products Chemistry(2016)
○Seminar in Material Creation(2016)
○Synthetic Organic Chemistry(2016)
○Material Creation Chemistry I(2016)

International Project

International Students

Lecture themes

Others (Social Activities)

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