14 Publications (11 first-authored papers, 3 co-authored papers)
H-index: 9 (based on Google Scholar)

14. A. S. Sairi, K. Kuwahara, S. Sasaki, S. Suzuki, K. Igawa, M. Tokita, S. Ando, K. Morokuma, T. Suenobu, G. Konishi, “Synthesis of Fluorescent Polycarbonates with Highly Twisted N,N-Bis(dialkylamino)anthracene AIE Luminogens in the Main Chain” RSC Adv., 9, 21733-21740 (2019). [Link]

13. S. Sasaki, M. Lesault, E. Grange, E. Janod, B. Corraze, S. Cadars, M. T. Caldes, C. G.-Deudon, S. Jobic, L. Cario, “Unexplored Reactivity of (Sn)2− Oligomers with Transition Metals in Low-Temperature Solid-State Reactions” Chem. Commun., 55, 6189-6192 (2019). [Link]

12. S. Sasaki, D. Driss, E. Grange, J.-Y. Mevellec, M. T. Caldes, C. G.-Deudon, S. Cadars, B. Corraze, E. Janod, S. Jobic, L. Cario, “A Topochemical Approach to Synthesize Layered Materials Based on the Redox Reactivity of Anionic Chalcogen Dimers” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 57 (41), 13618-13623 (2018). [Link]
Press Release from CNRS “Une Ouverture pour Synthétiser de Nouveaux Composés Lamellaires” (French)

11. S. Sasaki, S. Suzuki, K. Igawa, K. Morokuma, G. Konishi, “The K-Region in Pyrenes as a Key Position to Activate Aggregation-Induced Emission: Effects of Introducing Highly Twisted N,N-Dimethylamines” J. Org. Chem., 82 (13), 6865-6873 (2017). [Link]

10. S. Sasaki, Y. Sugita, M. Tokita, T. Suenobu, O. Ishitani, G. Konishi, “Smart Network Polymers with Bis(piperidyl)naphthalene Cross-Linkers: Selective Fluorescence Quenching and Photodegradation in the Presence of Trichloromethyl-Containing Chloroalkanes” Macromolecules50 (9), 3544-3556 (2017). [Link]
Press Release from Tokyo Tech (Japanese)

9. S. Sasaki, G. Konishi, “Thermo-Responsive Fluorescence of AIE-Active Poly(N-isopropylacrylamides) Labeled with Highly Twisted Bis(N,N-dialkylamino)arenes” RSC Adv., 7, 17403-17416 (2017). [Link]

8. S. Sasaki, S. Suzuki, W. M. C. Sameera, K. Igawa, K. Morokuma, G. Konishi, “Highly Twisted N,N-Dialkylamines as a Design Strategy to Tune Simple Aromatic Hydrocarbons as Steric Environment-Sensitive Fluorophores” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 138 (26), 8194-8206 (2016). [Link]
Highlighted in the weekly news report from American Chemical Society (ACS)

7. S. Sasaki, G. P. C. Drummen, G. Konishi, “Recent Advances in Twisted
Intramolecular Charge Transfer (TICT) Fluorescence and Related Phenomena in
Materials Chemistry” J. Mater. Chem. C, 4, 2731-2743 (2016). [Link]
This paper was selected as the top 30 most downloaded articles published in J. Matter Chem. C in 2016.

6. Y. Niko, S. Sasaki, K. Narushima, D. K. Sharma, M. Vacha, G. Konishi, “1-, 3-, 6-, and 8-Tetrasubstituted Asymmetric Pyrene Derivatives with Electron Donors and Acceptors: High Photostability and Regioisomer-Specific Photophysical Properties” J. Org. Chem., 80 (21), 10794-10805 (2015). [Link]

5. S. Sasaki, K. Igawa, G. Konishi, “The Effect of Regioisomerism on the Solid-State Fluorescence of Bis(piperidyl)anthracenes: Structurally Simple but Bright AIE Luminogens” J. Mater. Chem. C, 3, 5940-5950 (2015). [Link]
Highlighted in the weekly news report from American Chemical Society (ACS)
This paper was selected as the top 30 most downloaded articles published in J. Matter Chem. C in 2015.

4. S. Sasaki, K. Hattori, K. Igawa, G. Konishi, “Directional Control of π-Conjugation Enabled by Distortion of the Donor Plane of Diarylaminoanthracences: a Photophysical Study” J. Phys. Chem. A, 119 (20), 4898-4906 (2015). [Link]

3. S. Sasaki, Y. Niko, A. S. Klymchenko, G. Konishi, “Design of Donor-Acceptor Geometry for Tuning Excited-State Polarization: Fluorescence Solvatochromism of Push-Pull Biphenyls with Various Torsional Restrictions on Their Aryl-Aryl Bonds” Tetrahedron, 70, 7551-7559 (2014). [Link]

2. S. Sasaki, Y. Niko, K. Igawa, G. Konishi, “Aggregation-Induced Emission Active D-π-A Binaphthyl Luminophore with Dual-Mode Fluorescence” RSC Adv., 4, 33474-33477 (2014). [Link]

1. Y. Niko, S. Sasaki, S. Kawauchi, K. Tokumaru, G. Konishi, “Design of Weak-Donor Alkyl-Functionalized Push-Pull Pyrene Dyes Exhibiting Enhanced Fluorescence Quantum Yields and Unique On-Off Switching Properties” Chem. Asian J., 9, 1797-1807 (2014). [Link]