July 8th 2020, Keiichi Yano (Graduated on 2019), Department of Chemistry and Biotechnology, was selected as a finalist for the Reaxys PhD Prize 2020.
＜Name of Award and short explanation about the award＞
・Reaxys PhD Prize 2020, Finalist
Launched in 2010, the Reaxys PhD Prize celebrates innovative and rigorous research by ambitious early career chemical sciences researchers. This year, over 400 entries from around the globe were rigorously examined by the Review Committee to arrive at the 45 finalists.
＜about award research＞
Supramolecular Polymerization in Liquid Crystalline Media
＜Your impression & future plan＞
It is my great honor to be Selected as a finalist of this renowned prize. I would like to express my deepest gratitude to Professor Takuzo Aida and Associate Professor Yoshimitsu Itoh, and also my lab colleagues for all of their supports.