Academic Profile : Faculty

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Prof Atsushi Goto
Professor, School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences - Division of Chemistry & Biological Chemistry
Nippon Shokubai Professor in Chemistry
 
Dr. Atsushi Goto is a Professor in Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry (CBC), School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences (SPMS) since 2020. He is Nippon Shokubai Professor in Chemistry since 2021. He was Provost's Chair in Chemistry and Biological Chemistry (2019-2021), Assistant Chair of School (SPMS) (Graduate Studies and Research) (2018-2021), and Deputy Head of Division (CBC) (Graduate Studies and Research) (2017-2021). He received his Bachelor degree (1996), Master degree (1998), and Ph.D degree (2001) from Department of Polymer Chemistry, School of Engineering, Kyoto University, Japan. He was appointed to an instructor (2001), an assistant professor (2002-2010), and an associate professor (2010-2015) in Institute for Chemical Research, Kyoto University, Japan. He was appointed to an associate professor (2015-2020) in CBC, SPMS, NTU. His research interests include polymer chemistry and polymer materials, particularly controlled syntheses of polymers.
Polymer Chemistry and Polymer Materials

1) Controlled syntheses of polymers
2) Development of new living radical polymerization via organic catalysis
3) Creation of new advance polymer materials using structurally controlled polymers
 
  • Controlled Syntheses of Polymers and Creation of New Polymer Materials
  • Halogen Bonding-Based Free Radical Solid Phase Polymerization as Novel Polymer Engineering Technique to Create Advanced Polymer Materials
  • Nippon Shokubai Professor in Chemistry
  • Polymer Design Platform via Organocatalysis for Advanced Polymer Materials
  • Provost's Chair in Chemistry and Biological Chemistry