Review Articles & Books

Review Articles

  1. M. Kato*, “Chromic behaviors and color control of luminescent copper(I) complexes”, Adv. Inorg. Chem., 2024, 83, 33–62. DOI: 10.1016/bs.adioch.2023.12.002
  2. Kato*, M. Yoshida, Y. Sun and A. Kobayashi, “New aspects of vapochromic metal complexes: Cooperative phenomena in functions and structures”, J. Photochem. Photobio. C: Photochem. Rev., 2022, 51, 100477. DOI: 10.1016/j.jphotochemrev.2021.100477
  3. M. Yoshida and M. Kato*, “Cation-controlled luminescence behavior of anionic cyclometalated platinum(II) complexes”, Coord. Chem. Rev. 2020408, 213194. DOI: 10.1016/j.ccr.2020.213194
  4. M. Kato*, H. Ito, M. Hasegawa and K. Ishii, “Soft Crystals -Flexible Response Systems with High Structural Order”, Chem. Eur. J., 201925, 5105–5112. (Concept, Frontispiece) DOI: 10.1002/chem.201805641
  5. M. Yoshida and M. Kato*, “Regulation of metal–metal interactions and chromic phenomena of multi-decker platinum complexes having π-systems” Coord. Chem. Rev.2018356, 101-115. DOI: 10.1016/j.ccr.2017.07.016
  6. A. Kobayashi and M. Kato*, “Stimuli-Responsive Luminescent Copper(I) Complexes for Intelligent Emissive Devices” Chem. Lett. (Highlight Review), 201746, 154–162. (Cover picture) DOI: 10.1246/cl.160794
  7. K. Tsuge*, Y. Chishina, H. Hashiguchi, Y. Sasaki, M. Kato, S. Ishizaka, and N. Kitamura, “Luminescent Copper(I) Complexes with Halogenido-Bridged Dimeric Core”, Coord. Chem. Rev. 2016306, 636–651. DOI: 10.1016/j.ccr.2015.03.022
  8. A. Kobayashi and M. Kato*, “Vapochromic Platinum(II) Complexes: Crystal Engineering Toward Intelligent Sensing Devices”, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem (Microreview). 2014, 4469–4483. (Back cover picture) DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201402315
  9. M. Kato*, “Luminescent Platinum Complexes Having Sensing Functionalities”, Bull. Chem. Soc. Jpn.200780, 287–294. DOI: 10.1246/bcsj.80.287


  1. M. Kato, K. Ishii Eds., Soft Crystals: Flexible Response Systems with High Structural Order, Springer (2023).
  2. M. Kato, “Miscellaneous Examples of Photochromic Complexes and Luminescence Chromism”,Inorganic Chromotropism, Y. Fukuda Ed., Tokyo, Kodansha/Springer (2007); pp.274-288.
  3. M. Kato, “Crystal Structures and Functionalities of Platinum(II) Complexes Controlled by Various Intermolecular Interactions”, Topics in Stereochemistry, S. E. Denmark, J. S. Siegel Eds., John Wiley & Sons, Inc.: Hoboken, New Jersey, (2006); Vol. 25, pp. 351–373.