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平井 正人

Dr. Masato Hirai

> Curriculum Vitae

学歴

2010年5月  Texas A&M University at College Station, B.Sc. in Chemistry (Magna Cumma Laude) 卒業
2016年3月  Texas A&M University at College Station, Ph.D. in Chemistry 修了
2016年8月  Texas A&M University at College Station, Ph.D. in Chemistry 卒業 (Advisor: Prof. François P. Gabbaï)

職歴

2016年6月-2017.3  名古屋大学物質科学国際研究センター 博士研究員
2017年4月-2018年10月  日本学術振興会 特別研究員 (PD)

> Awards

2009年  ACS Chemistry Award in Inorganic Chemistry
2010年  The Connie G. and Otto F. (Pete) Schumm Endowed Scholarship in Chemistry
2010年  Hypercube Scholar Award
2014年  Phi Lambda Upsilon Scholarship Award
2015年  First place in Student Research Week at Texas A&M University
2015年  Dow Symposium poster award
2016年  Sharon Dabney Award (Excellence in academic and service)

> List of Publications

7. Donor-π-Acceptor Type Unsymmetrical Triarylborane-based Fluorophores: Synthesis, Fluorescence Properties, and Photostability
Masato Ito, Emi Ito, Masato Hirai, Shigehiro Yamaguchi
J. Org. Chem., 83, 8449-8456 (2018).
[DOI: 10.1021/acs.joc.8b01015]

6. Antiaromatic Dithieno-1,2-dihydro-1,2-diborin Splits Diatomic Hydrogen
Takafumi Araki, Masato Hirai, Atsushi Wakamiya. Warren E. Piers, Shigehiro Yamaguchi
Chem. Lett., 46, 1714-1717 (2017).
[DOI: 10.1246/cl.170812]

5. Steric Shielding vs Structural Constraint in a Boron-Containing Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon
Valentin M. Hertz, Naoki Ando, Masato Hirai, Michael Bolte, Hans-Wolfram Lerner, Shigehiro Yamaguchi, Matthias Wagner
Organometallics, 36, 2512-2519 (2017).
[DOI: 10.1021/acs.organomet.6b00800]

4. 1-Pyrenyl- and 3-perylenyl-antimony(V) derivatives for the fluorescence turn-on sensing of fluoride ions in water at sub-ppm concentrations
Masato Hirai, Mykhaylo Myahkostupov, Felix N. Castellano, François P. Gabbaï
Organometallics, 35, 1854-1860 (2016).
[DOI: 10.1021/acs.organomet.6b00233]

3. Promoting the Hydrosilylation of Benzaldehyde by Using a Dicationic Antimony‐Based Lewis Acid: Evidence for the Double Electrophilic Activation of the Carbonyl Substrate
Masato Hirai, Junsang Cho, François P. Gabbaï
Chem. Eur. J., 22, 6537-6541 (2016).
[DOI: 10.1002/chem.201600971]

2. Squeezing Fluoride out of Water with a Neutral Bidentate Antimony(V) Lewis Acid
Masato Hirai, François P. Gabbaï
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 54, 1205-1209 (2015).
[DOI: 10.1002/anie.201410085]

1. Lewis acidic stiborafluorenes for the fluorescence turn-on sensing of fluoride in drinking water at ppm concentration
Masato Hirai, François P. Gabbaï
Chem. Sci., 5, 1886-1893 (2014).
[DOI: 10.1039/C4SC00343H]