Professor Yosuke Uchiyama

Kitasato University, Japan

Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Kitasato University
Department of Chemistry, School of Science
E-mail:  yosuke@kitasato-u.ac.jp

Education
Bachelor 1998 Shinshu University (Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science)
M.S. 2000 Shinshu University (Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science)
Ph.D. 2003 The University of Tokyo (Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science) (Prof. Takayuki Kawashima)

Professional Experience
2003-present Assistant Professor Kitasato University (Department of Chemistry, School of Science)
2003-2008 Assistant Professor Kitasato University (Prof. Gaku Yamamoto)
2011-2012 Visiting Researcher The University of Alabama (Department of Chemistry, College of Arts and Sciences) Prof. Anthony J. Arduengo, III
2011-2020 Adjunct Assistant Professor The University of Alabama (Department of Chemistry, College of Arts and Sciences)

Research Interest and Activities
1. Mechanistic study of intermediates of the Wittig Reaction based on phosphaheteratriptycene chemistry
2. Main group element chemistry of hypervalent compounds containing heavier group 15 elements
3. Synthetic chemistry of unusual valency compounds containing nitrogen atoms
4. Development of bioimaging reagents by taking advantage of fluorescence property of organic compounds containing group 15 elements