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Light-induced reversible destabilization of responsive latex particles prepared via high solids content emulsion polymerizationThiago R. Guimar?es, Rahimah Othman, Robert McKenzie, Yutaka Takahashi, Yukishige Kondo*, Per B. Zetterlund*, Colloid and Polymer Science301, 979―988 (2023).


Synthesis and Optical/Electronic Properties of Imitation-copper Crystals Based on Low-molecular Azobenzene DerivativesK. Onodera, N. Saito, Y. Kondo*, Chem. Lett., 51(4), 485―488 (2022).

Water-durable cesium lead halide perovskite nanocrystals passivated with a cationic gemini surfactantN. Saito, A. Urayama, M. Ikezawa, Y. Kondo, Adv. Mater. Interface, 9(5), 2101836 (2022).


Stimuli-responsive biomimetic metallic luster films using dye absorption and specular reflection from layered microcrystalsY. Kojima, K. Kishikawa, S. Ichikawa, J. Matsui, K. Hirai, Y. Kondo, M. Kohri, ACS Appl. Polym. Mater.,3(4), 1819-1827 (2021). Selected as Supplemental Cover

Multi-responsive organo- and hydrogelation based on the supramolecular assembly of fluorocarbon- and hydrocarbon-containing hybrid surfactantsN. Saito*, S. Itoyama, Y. Kondo**, J. Colloid Interface Sci.,586, 418-426 (2021).

Synthesis and surface activity of photoresponsive hybrid surfactants containing both fluorocarbon and hydrocarbon chainsN. Saito*, S. Itoyama, R. Takahashi, Y. Takahashi, Y. Kondo**, J. Colloid Interface Sci.,582B, 638-646 (2021).

光・電気刺激に応答する分子集合体齋藤典生, 近藤行成, 理大科学フォーラム,424, 3-5 (2021).


Metal-free functionalized stilbene crystals exhibit silver lusterN. Saito*, M. Ono, H. Komatsubara, K. Fukushima, Y. Takahashi, Y. Kondo*, Dyes Pigments,29, 108394 (2020).


Reversible destabilization of UV‐responsive polymer particles (latex) using a photoresponsive surfactantF. Jasinski, T. R. Guimar es, S. David, C. Suniary, T. Funston, Y. Takahashi, Y. Kondo*, P. B. Zetterlund*, Macromol. Rapid Commun.,40(22), e1900355 (2019).

Azobenzene-based lustrous golden thin films fabricated by electrophoretic depositionN. Saito*, K. Yanada, Y. Kondo, Colloids and Surfaces A,579, 123705 (2019).

Synthesis and viscoelastic properties of gemini surfactants containing redox-active ferrocenyl groupsJ. Sugai, N. Saito, Y. Takahashi, Y. Kondo*,Colloids and Surfaces A,572, 197-202 (2019).

Outgassing performance of an ionic liquid-based magnetic fluidT. Okabe, Y. Kondo, S. Yoshimoto, S. Sasaki,Vacuum,164, 34―40 (2019).


Boosting Effect of Amphiphilic Random Copolymers for Bicontinuous PhasesY. Takahashi, H. Shirahata, T. Nishimura, M. Mukai, K. Wakita, Y. Kondo*, J. Oleo Sci., 67, 531―537 (2018).

Preparation of Hollow Polystyrene Particles and Microcapsules by Radical Polymerization of Janus Droplets Consisting of Hydrocarbon and Fluorocarbon OilsY. Takahashi, M. Kano, N. Yanagisawa, Y. Kondo*,JoVE-J. Visualized Experments,131, e56922 (2018).


Fabrication of hollow polymer particles using emulsions of hydrocarbon oil/fluorocarbon oil/aqueous surfactant solutionM. Kano, N. Yanagisawa, Y. Takahashi, Y. Kondo*,J. Fluorine Chem.,197, 34−41 (2017).

Application of Bio-Based Organic Acid, D-Glyceric Acid: Synthesis and Interfacial Property of Dihexanoyl GlycerateS. Sato, S. Nagata, D. Kitamoto, Y. Takahashi, Y. Kondo, H. Habe, J. Environ. Biotechnology,17, 69−72 (2017).


Photoinduced formation of threadlike micelles from mixtures of a cationic surfactant and a stilbene amphiphileY. Takahashi*, M. Kishimoto, Y. Kondo*,J. Colloid Interface Sci.,470, 250-256 (2016).

Active Demulsification of Photoresponsive Emulsions Using Cationic−Anionic Surfactant MixturesY. Takahashi*, N. Koizumi, Y. Kondo*, Langmuir,32, 683-688 (2016).

Synthesis and Characterization of Dioctanonyl Glycerate as Water-soluble Trypsin InhibitorS. Sato, S. Nagata, T. Imura, T. Fukuoka, T. Morita, Y. Takahashi, Y. Kondo, D. Kitamoto, H. Habe, J. Oleo Sci.,65, 251-256 (2016).


Golden Organic Crystals of an Azobenzene Derivative Containing two Ester BondsY. Kondo*, K. Nakajima, M. Kato, H. Ohrui, Y. Takahashi,Coloration Tech.,131(3), 255-258 (2015).LinkIcon

光応答性界面活性剤の合成と合成過程から得られた2つの知見〜光誘導解乳化と金色光沢結晶(総説)近藤行成, オレオサイエンス,15(4), 173-178 (2015).

界面〜界面活性剤の種類とはたらき〜(教育講座)近藤行成, オレオサイエンス,15(1), 25-29 (2015).


金色光沢のある低分子有機結晶の創製?橋 裕, 近藤行成*, 色材協会誌,87(12), 442-447 (2014).

Gold-Colored Organic Crystals of an Azobenzene DerivativeY. Kondo*, A. Matsumoto, K. Fukuyasu, K. Nakajima, Y. Takahashi,Langmuir,30(15) 4422-4426 (2014).LinkIcon

Control of Dual Stimuli-Responsive Vesicle Formation in Aqueous Solutions of Single-Tailed Ferrocenyl Surfactant by Varing pH and Redox ConditionS. Hata, H. Takahashi, Y. Takahashi, Y. Kondo*,J. Oleo Sci.,60(3) 239-248 (2014).LinkIcon

Photoinduced Demulsification of Emulsions Using a Photoresponsive Gemini SurfactantY. Takahashi, K. Fukuyasu, T. Horiuchi, Y. Kondo*, P. Stroeve*,Langmuir,30(1), 41-47 (2014).LinkIcon


Unusual Viscoelasticity Behaviour in Aqueous Solutions Containing a Photoresponsive AmphiphileY. Takahashi, Y. Yamamoto, S. Hata, Y. Kondo*,J. Colloid Interface Sci.,470,370-374 (2013).LinkIcon

Spatial Control of Cell Transfection Using Soluble or Solid-Phase Redox Agents and a Redox-Active Ferrocenyl LipidB. S. Aytar, J. P. E. Muller, Y. Kondo, N. L. Abbott*, D. M. Lynn*,ACS Applied Mater Interface,5(17), 8283-8288 (2013).LinkIcon

Redox-Based Control of the Transformation and Activation of siRNA Complexes in Extracellular Environments Using Ferrocenyl LipidsB. S. Aytar, J. P. E. Muller, S. Golan, Y. Kondo, Y. Talmon, N. L. Abbott*, D. M. Lynn*,J. Am. Chem. Soc.,135(24), 9111-9120 (2013).LinkIcon

Unusual Viscoelastic Behavior of Aqueous Solutions of Fluorocarbon-Hydrocarbon Hybrid Surfactant and Its Morphological TransformationsY. Takahashi, Y. Nasu, K. Aramaki, Y. Kondo*,J. Fluorine Chem.,145(1), 141-147 (2013).LinkIcon


Chemical Oxidation of a Redox-Active, Ferrocene-Containing Cationic Lipid: Influence of Interactions with DNA and Characterization in the Context of Cell TransfectionB. S. Aytar, J. P. E. Muller, S. Golan, Y. Kondo, Y. Talmon, N. L. Abbott*, D. M. Lynn*,J. Colloid Interface Sci.,387,55-64 (2012).LinkIcon

Incorporation of DOPE into Lipoplexes Formed from a Ferrocenyl Lipid Leads to Inverse Hexagonal Nanostructures That Allow Redox-Based Control of Transfection in High SerumJ. P. E. Muller, B. S. Aytar, Y. Kondo, D. M. Lynn*, N. L. Abbott*,Soft Matter,8(24), 6608-6619 (2012).LinkIcon

Addition of Ascorbic Acid to the Extracellular Environment Activates Lipoplexes of a Ferrocenyl Lipid and Promotes Cell TransfectionB. S. Aytar, J. P. E. Muller, S. Golan, S. Hata, H. Takahashi, Y. Kondo, Y. Talmon*, N. L. Abbott*, D. M. Lynn*,J. Controlled Release,157(2), 249-259 (2012).LinkIcon


Synthesis and Antimicrobial Activity of Quaternary Ammonium Silane Coupling AgentsN. Yoshino*, S. Sugaya, T. Nakamura, Y. Yamaguchi, Y. Kondo, K. Kawada, T. Teranaka,J. Oleo Sci.,60(8), 429-438 (2011).

Isolation of Pseudozyma churashimaensis sp. nov., a novel ustilaginomycetous yeast species as a producer of glycolipid biosurfactants, mannosylerythritol lipidsT. Morita, Y. Ogura, M. Takashima, N. Hirose, T. Fukuoka, T. Imura, Y. Kondo, D. Kitamoto*,J. Biosci. Bioeng.,112(2), 137-144 (2011).

Influence of Biological Media on the Structure and Behavior of Ferrocene-Containing Cationic Lipid/DNA Complexes Used for DNA DeliveryS. Golan, B. S. Aytar, J. P. E. Muller, Y. Kondo, D. M. Lynn*, N. L. Abbott*, Y. Talmon*,Langmuir,27(11), 6615-6621 (2011).


Self-Assembly of a Fluorocarbon-Hydrocarbon Hybrid Surfactant: Dependence of Morphology on Surfactant Concentration and TimeY. Takahashi, Y. Kondo*, J. Schmih3, Y. Talmon*,J. Phys. Chem. B,114(42), 13319-13325 (2010).

Gold-Colored Organic Crystals Formed from an Azobenzene DerivativeA. Matsumoto, M. Kawaharazuka, Y. Takahashi, N. Yoshino, T. Kawai, Y. Kondo*,J. Oleo Sci.,59(3), 151-156 (2010).


Chemical Activation of Lipoplexes Formed from DNA and a Redox-Active, Ferrocene-Containing Cationic LipidC. M. Jewell, M. E. Hays, Y. Kondo, N. L. Abbott*, D. M. Lynn*,Bioconjugate Chem.,19(11), 2120-2128 (2008).

Synthesis and Antibacterial Activity of Quaternary Ammonium Salt-Type Antibacterial Agents with a Phosphate GroupY. Ohta, Y. Kondo, K. Kawada, T. Teranaka, N. Yoshino*,J. Oleo Sci.,57(8), 445-452 (2008).

Synthesis of Bone Formation Deriving BiosilanesN. Yoshino*, K. Nakajima, K. Nakamura, Y. Kondo, K. Ohashi, T. Nihei, M. Saito, T. Teranaka,Colloid Surf. B-Biointerfaces,66(1), 71-76 (2008).

Synthesis and properties of gemini-type hydrocarbon-fluorocarbon hybrid surfactantsA. Ohno, A. Kushiyama, Y. Kondo, T. Teranaka, N. Yoshino*,J. Fluorine Chem.,129(7), 577-582 (2008).

Characterization of the nanostructure of complexes formed by a redox-active cationic lipid and DNAC. L. Pizzey, C. M. Jewell, M. E. Hays, D. M. Lynn*, N. L. Abbott*, Y. Kondo, S. Golan, Y. Talmon*,J. Phys. Chem. B,112(18), 5849-5857 (2008).

Nanowire Formation in Two-Component Mixed Langmuir-Blodgett Films of Fatty Acid and Silane-Coupling AgentT. Mazaki, H. Shibata, Y. Kondo, N. Yoshino, M. Matsumoto*,Chem. Lett.,37(4), 480-481 (2008).


Lipoplexes Formed by DNA and Ferrocenyl Lipids: Effect of Lipid Oxidation State on Size, Internal Dynamics, and zeta-PotentialM. E. Hays, C. M. Jewell, Y. Kondo, D. M. Lynn*, N. L. Abbott*,Biophys. J.,93(12), 4414-4424 (2007).

Control of Two-Dimensional Nanopatterns by Adjusting Intermolecular InteractionsM. Matsumoto*, S. Watanabe, K. Tanaka, H. Kimura, M. Kasahara, H. Shibata, R. Azumi, H. Sakai, M. Abe, Y. Kondo, N. Yoshino,Adv. Mater.,19(21), 3668-3671 (2007).

Preparation of thin polymer films with controlled drug releaseT. Tsukagoshi, Y. Kondo, N. Yoshino*,Colloid Surf. B-Biointerfaces,57(2), 219-225 (2007).

Formation of wormlike aggregates of fluorocarbon-Hydrocarbon hybrid surfactant by Langmuir-Blodgett transfer and alignment of gold nanoparticlesY. Kondo*, H. Fukuoka, S. Nakano, K. Hayashi, M. Matsumoto, N. Yoshino*,Langmuir,23(11), 5857-5860 (2007).

Preparation of thin polymer films with drug release and protein adsorption resistanceT. Tsukagoshi, Y. Kondo, N. Yoshino*,Colloid Surf. B-Biointerfaces,55(1), 19-25 (2007).

Protein adsorption on polymer-modified silica particle surfaceT. Tsukagoshi, Y. Kondo, N. Yoshino*,Colloid Surf. B-Biointerfaces,54(1), 101-107 (2007).

Surface modification of poly(oligoethylene oxide methacrylate) for resisting protein adsorptionT. Tsukagoshi, Y. Kondo, N. Yoshino*,Colloid Surf. B-Biointerfaces,54(1), 94-100 (2007).

Protein adsorption and stability of poly(ethylene oxide)-modified surfaces having hydrophobic layer between substrate and polymerT. Tsukagoshi, Y. Kondo, N. Yoshino*,Colloid Surf. B-Biointerfaces,54(1), 82-87 (2007).

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