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Head Investigator Shu Seki
Management & Planing Shu Seki
Hiroshi Shinokubo
Takashi Kubo
Masayuki Takeuchi
Taishi Takenobu
Kenji Matsuda
Takuji Hatakeyama
Hiromitsu Maeda
Kazuo Takimiya
Fostering Young Researchers Kenichiro Hashimoto
Daisuke Sakamaki
Masayuki Suda
Publicity & Alliance Masayuki Takeuchi
Aiko Fukazawa
Reiji Kumai
Takanori Fukushima
Kentaro Sato (science writer)
Promotion of International Activities Takashi Kubo
Tomoyuki Akutagawa 

A01 “X”-Conjugation beyond π-conjugation

Closely stacked π-systems for condensed conjugation
Principal investigator : Hiroshi Shinokubo (Nagoya Univ)
Co-investigators: Takuji Hatakeyama (Kwansei Gakuin Univ), Hiromitsu Maeda (Ritsumeikan Univ)
Novel π-systems for condensed conjugation and controlled electron localization
Principal investigator : Aiko Fukazawa (Kyoto Univ)
Construction of super-close π-dimer toward condensed conjugation based on precise control of interatomic distance
Principal investigator : Yusuke Ishigaki (Hokkaido Univ)
Exploration of condensed conjugation systems by substituent-free nitrogen-incorporated nanographenes
Principal investigator : Takayuki Tanaka (Kyoto Univ)
Creation of new cyclic π-conjugated molecules for condensed conjugation
Principal investigator : Eiichi Kayahara (Kyoto Univ)
Science of Pseudo-X Conjugation in High Pressure and Photoexcited State Using Luminescent Organic Crystals
Principal investigator : Hiroshi Ikeda (Osaka Prefecture Univ)
Multidimensional Condensed Though-Space Conjugation System Based on Multistep Oxidation of Methoxy-Functionalized Cycloparaphenylenes
Principal investigator : Yoshitaka Tsuchido (Tokyo University of Science)
Reactive molecule based strategy in the synthesis of highly-dense arenophane
Principal investigator : Toshiyuki Hamura (Kwansei Gakuin Univ)

A02 Embodiment of “X”-conjugation by designed intermolecular interactions

Maximization of intermolecular interactions for condensed conjugation
Principal investigator: Takashi Kubo (Osaka Univ)
Co-investigators: Tomoyuki Akutagawa (Tohoku Univ), Kazuo Takimiya (Tohoku Univ)
Condensed conjugation by orthogonal dispersion forces
Principal investigator: Daisuke Sakamaki (Osaka Prefecture Univ)
Co-investigators: Naoki Haruta (Kyoto Univ), Daiki Shimizu (Kyoto Univ)
Construction of condensed conjugation using azaporphyrin radicals as the platform
Principal investigator: Yoshihiro Matano (Niigata Univ)
Design of closely-stacked structures for condensed conjugation based on coordination chemistry
Principal investigator: Shigehisa Akine (Kanazawa Univ)
Condensed functional materials based on multiply π-stacked molecules
Principal investigator: Shohei Saito (Kyoto Univ)
Realization of condensed conjugation via densely packed electron lone pairs
Principal investigator: Ichiro Hisaki (Osaka Univ)
Design of radical ion system for condensed conjugation
Principal investigator: Shuichi Suzuki (Osaka Univ)
Development of condensed conjugation via assembly of nanographene
Principal investigator: Takeharu Haino (Hiroshima Univ)

A03 Precise analysis of “X”-conjugation in condensed phases

Physical properties of condensed conjugation molecular materials
Principal investigator : Taishi Takenobu (Nagoya Univ)
Co-investigators : Reiji Kumai (KEK), Shu Seki (Kyoto Univ), Norihito Fukui (Nagoya Univ)
Detection of spin-polarized Fermi surface and localized-delocalized transition in photo-induced correlated FET
Principal investigator : Motoi Kimata (Tohoku Univ)
Localized/delocalized charge carriers interacting with molecular vibration in conjugation molecular materials
Principal investigator : Hiroyuki Yoshida (Chiba Univ)

A04 Toward unprecedented properties of “X”-conjugation

Photonic and electronic properties of highly-organized condensed conjugation molecular assemblies
Principal investigator : Kenji Matsuda (Kyoto Univ.)
Co-investigators: Takanori Fukushima (Tokyo Institute of Technology), Shun Watanabe (Univ. of Tokyo), Masayuki Takeuchi (NIMS)
Exploration of electronic properties under multiple extreme conditions in condensed conjugation molecular materials
Principal investigator : Kenichiro Hashimoto (Univ. of Tokyo)
Co-investigators : Yoshiaki Shoji (Tokyo Institute of Technology), Yuta Mizukami (Univ. of Tokyo)
High-efficiency charge-to-spin current conversion by chiral condensed conjugation molecules
Principal investigator : Masayuki Suda (Kyoto Univ.)
Co-investigators : Hisaaki Tanaka (Nagoya Univ.)
Exploring novel electronic functions of condensed conjugation molecular materials induced by randomness
Principal investigator : Takahiko Sasaki (Tohoku Univ.)
Condensed assemblies of π-conjugated nanocarbons in coordination nanospaces
Principal investigator : Takashi Kitao (Tokyo Univ.)
Theory and quantum design for open-shell and three-dimensional aromatic characters induced in closely-stacked antiaromatic molecular systems
Principal investigator : Ryohei Kishi (Osaka Univ.)
Development of boron-containing liquid-crystalline elastomers and mechanical control of charge transport
Principal investigator : Masafumi Yoshio (NIMS)