60. "Photoconductivity of Porphyrin Nanochannels Composed of Diprotonated Porphyrin Dications with Saddle Distortion and Electron Donors"

T. Nakanishi, T. Kojima, K.Ohkubo, T. Hasobe, K. Nakayama, S. Fukuzumi

Chem. Mater. 2008, 20, 7492–7500. (Selected as a Cover Picture)



59. "Formation of dodecaphenylporphodimethene via facile protonation of saddle-distorted dodecaphenylporphyrin"

T. Kojima, K. Hanabusa, K. Ohkubo, M. Shiro, S. Fukuzumi

Chem. Commun. 2008, 6513–6515.


58. "Proton Shift upon One-Electron Reduction in Ruthenium(II)-Coordinated Pterins"

S. Miyazaki, K. Ohkubo, T. Kojima, S. Fukuzumi

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2008, 47, 9669–9672.

57. "Ruthenium(II)-Pyridylamine Complexes with Diimine Ligands Showing Reversible Photochemical and Thermal Structural Change"

T. Kojima, T. Morimoto, T. Sakamoto, S. Miyazaki, S. Fukuzumi

Chem. Eur. J. 2008, 14, 8904–8915.


56. "A Discrete Supramolecular Conglomerate Composed of Two Saddle-Distorted Zinc(II) -Phthalocyanine Complexes and a Doubly Protonated Porphyrin with Saddle-Distortion Undergoing Efficient Photoinduced Electron Transfer”

T. Kojima, T. Honda, K. Ohkubo, M. Shiro, T. Kusukawa, T. Fukuda, N. Kobayashi, S. Fukuzumi,

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2008, 47, 6712–6716. (Selected as an Inside Cover Picture).



55. "Ruthenium-Catalyzed Selective and Efficient Oxygenation of Hydrocarbons with Water as an Oxygen Source"

Y. Hirai, T. Kojima, Y. Mizutani, Y. Shiota, K. Yoshizawa, S. Fukuzumi

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2008, 47, 5772–5776.

Introduced in ChemInform 2008, 39(47), 47-047.


54. "Control of redox reactivity of flavin and pterin coenzymes by metal ion coordination and hydrogen bonding"

S. Fukuzumi, T. Kojima

J. Biol. Inorg. Chem. 2008, 13, 321–333.


53. "Photofunctional nanomaterials composed of multiporphyrins and carbon-based π-electron acceptors"

S. Fukuzumi, T. Kojima

J. Mater. Chem. 2008, 18, 1427–1439.


52. "Photochemical and Thermal Isomerization of a Ruthenium(II)-Alloxazine Complex Involving an Unusual Coordination Mode"

S. Miyazaki, T. Kojima, S. Fukuzumi

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 1556–1557.


51. "Synthesis and Characerization of Novel Ferrocene-Containing Pyridylamine Ligands and Their Ruthenium(II) Complexes: Electronic Communication through Hydrogen-bonded Amide Linkage"

T. Kojima, D. Noguchi, T. Nakayama, Y. Inagaki, Y. Shiota, K. Yoshizawa, K. Ohkubo, S. Fukuzumi

Inorg. Chem. 2008, 47, 886–895.


50. "Proton-Coupled Electron Transfer in Ruthenium(II)-Pterin Complexes: Formation of Ruthenium-Coordinated Pterin Radicals and Their Electronic Structures"

S. Miyazaki, T. Kojima, T. Sakamoto, T. Matsumoto, K. Ohkubo, S. Fukuzumi

Inorg. Chem. 2008, 47, 333–343.


49. "Selective Inclusion of Electron-Donating Molecules into Porphyrin Nanochannels Derived from the Self-Assembly of Saddle-Distorted, Protonated Porphyrins and Photoinduced Electron Transfer from Guest Molecules to Porphyrin Dications"

T. Kojima, T. Nakanishi, R. Harada, K. Ohkubo, S. Yamauchi, S. Fukuzumi

Chem. Eur. J. 2007, 13, 8714–8725.


48. "Synthesis and Characterization of Mononuclear Ruthenium(III)-Pyridylamine Complexes and Mechanistic Insights into Their Catalytic Alkane Functionalization with m-Chloroperbenzoic Acid"

T. Kojima, K. Hayashi, S. Iizuka, F. Tani, Y. Naruta, M. Kawano, Y. Ohashi, Y. Hirai, K. Ohkubo, Y. Matsuda, S. Fukuzumi

Chem. Eur. J. 2007, 13, 8212–8222.


47. "A discrete conglomerate of a distorted Mo(V)-Porphyrin with a directly coordinated Keggin-type polyoxometalate"

A. Yokoyama, T. Kojima, K. Ohkubo, S. Fukuzumi,

Chem. Commun. 2007, 3997–3999. (Selected as a Cover illustrations)

Highlighted in Chemical Science 2007, 4, C58.



46. "Modulation of Characteristics of a Ruthenium-Coordinated Flavin Analogue That Shows an Unusual Coordination Mode"

S. Miyazaki, K. Ohkubo, T. Kojima, S. Fukuzumi,

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2007, 46, 905–908. (Selected as a VIP paper).


45. "Porphyrin Nanotubes Based on Self-Assembly of Mo(V)-dodecaphenylporphyrin Complexes and Inclusion of Mo-oxo Clusters: Synthesis and Characterization by X-ray Crystallography and Transmission Electron Microscopy"

T. Kojima, R. Harada, T. Nakanishi, K. Kaneko, S. Fukuzumi,

Chem. Mater. 2007, 19, 51–58. (Selected as a Cover Illustrations).