73. R. Srivastava, S. Nouseen, J. Chattopadhyay, P. M. Woi, D. N. Son, B. P. Bastakoti, Recent advances in electrochemical water splitting and reduction of CO2 into green fuels on 2D phosphorene‐based catalyst, Energy Technology, https://doi.org/10.1002/ente.202000741.


72. S. Munkaila, J. Bentley, K. Schimmel, T. Ahamad, S. M. Alshehri, B. P. Bastakoti*, Polymer directed synthesis of NiO nanoflowers to remove pollutant from wastewater, Journal of Molecular Liquids, 2020, 114676.


71. B. P. Bastakoti*, D. Kuila, C. Salomon, M. Konarova, M. Eguchi, J. Na, Y. Yamauchi, Metal-incorporated mesoporous oxides: Synthesis and applications, Journal of Hazardous Materials, 2021, 401, 123348.


70. B. P. Bastakoti*, J. Bentley, D. McLaurin, S. Yusa, S. Shaji, N. R. Mucha, D. Kumar, T. Ahamad, Synthesis of magnetite loaded fluorescence micelles of triblock copolymer, Journal of Molecular Liquids, 2020, 112785.

69. M.K. Bhattarai, K. K. Mishra, A. A. Instan, B. P. Bastakoti* Ram S. Katiyar, Enhanced energy storage density in Sc⁠3+ substituted Pb(Zr⁠0.53Ti⁠0.47)O⁠3 nanoscale films by pulse laser deposition technique, Applied Surface Science, 2019, 490, 451-459

68. B. P. Bastakoti*, S. Munkaila, S. Guragain, Micelles template for the synthesis of hollow nickel phosphate nanospheres, Materials Letters, 2019, 251, 34-36

67.B. P. Bastakoti*, S. Guragain, Synthesis of inorganic hollow nanospheres and their application in drug delivery, Journal of Nepal Chemical Society, 2018, 38, 12-16

66. B. P. Bastakoti*, S. Guragain, J. Perez-Mercader, Direct Synthesis of Polymer Vesicles on the Hundred-Nanometer and Beyond Scale using Chemical Oscillations. Chemistry-A European Journal, 2018, 24, 10621-10624

65. B. P. Bastakoti*, J. Perez-Mercader, Facile one pot synthesis of functional giant polymeric vesicles controlled by oscillatory chemistry, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2017, 56, 12086-12091 (Hot Paper/Frontispiece)

64. B. P Bastakoti*, Y. Li, S. Guragain, Y. Bando, A. Fatehmulla, A. Farooq, M. S. Hossain, M. T. Islam, L. K. Shrestha, Y. Yamauchi, Mesoporous fullerene crystals through inverse polymeric micelle assembly, Material Letters, 2017, 209, 272-275.

63. W.-C. Chu, B. P. Bastakoti, Y. V. Kaneti, J.-G. Li, H. R. Alamri, Z. A. Alothman, Y. Yamauchi, and S.-W. Kuo, Tailored design of bicontinuous gyroid mesoporous carbon and nitrogen-doped carbon from poly(ethylene oxide-b-caprolactone) diblock copolymers, Chemistry: A European Journal, 2017, 23, 13734-13741

62. B. P. Bastakoti*, J. Perez-Mercader, Autonomous ex-novo chemical assembly, blebbing and division of functional polymer vesicles from a homogeneous mixture, Advanced Materials, 2017, 29, 1704368

61. Y. Li, H. Tan, R. R. Salunkhe, J. Tang, L. K. Shrestha, B. P. Bastakoti, H. Rong, T. Takei, J. Henzie, Y. Yamauchi, K. Ariga, Hollow carbon nanospheres using an asymmetric triblock copolymer structure directing agent, Chemical Communication, 2017, 53, 235-239.

60. S. Tanaka, B. P. Bastakoti*, Y. Li, S. Yusa, D. Ishii, K. Kani, A. Fatehmulla, W. A. Farooq, M. Shiddiky, Y. Bando, Y. V. Kaneti, Y. Yamauchi, M. Hossain, A. Shahriar, Self‐Assembly of polymeric micelles made of asymmetric polystyrene‐b‐polyacrylic Acid‐b‐polyethylene oxide for the synthesis of mesoporous nickel ferrite, European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, 2017, 1328-1332.

59. B. P. Bastakoti, Y. Li, S. Guragain, S. M. Alshehri, M. J. A. Shiddiky, Z. Liu, K. Shim, J. H. Kim, M. S. A. Hossain, V. Malgras, Y. Yamauchi, Formation of mesopores inside platinum nanospheres by using double hydrophilic block copolymers, Materials Letters, 2016, 182, 190-193

58. Y. Li, C. Li, B. P. Bastakoti, J. Tang, B. Jiang, J. Kim, M. Shahabuddin, Y. Bando, J. H. Kim, Y. Yamauchi, Strategic synthesis of mesoporous Pt-on-Pd bimetallic spheres templated from a polymeric micelle assembly, Journal of Material Chemistry A, 2016, 4, 9169-9176

57. Y.-C. Wu, Y. S. Lu, B. P. Bastakoti, Y. Li, M. Pramanik, M. S. Hossain, E. Yanmaz, S.-W. Kuo, Mesoporous TiO2 thin film formed from bioinspired supramolecular Assembly, Chemistry Select, 2016, 1, 4295-4299

56. B. P. Bastakoti*, Y. Li, S. Guragain, M. Pramanik, S. M. Alshehri, T. Ahamad, Z. Liu, Y. Yamauchi, Synthesis of mesoporous transition‐metal phosphates by polymeric micelle assembly, Chemistry: A European Journal, 2016, 22, 7463-746 (Hot Paper)

55. W. C. Chu, D. R. Peng, B. P. Bastakoti, M. Pramanik, V. Malgras, T. Ahamad, S. M. Alshehri, Y. Yamauchi, S. W. Kuo, Co–templating synthesis of bimodal mesoporous silica for potential drug carrier, Chemistry Select, 2016, 1, 1339-1346

54. Y. Li, B. P. Bastakoti, Y. Yamauchi, Research Update: Triblock copolymers as templates to synthesize inorganic nanoporous materials, APL Materials, 2016, 4, 040703 (Research Update)

53. Y. Kamachi, B. P. Bastakoti*, S. M. Alshehri, N. Miyamoto, T. Nakato, Y. Yamauchi, Thermo-responsive hydrogels containing mesoporous silica toward controlled and sustainable releases, Materials Letters, 2016, 168, 176-179

52. W. C. Chu, C. C. Cheng, B. P. Bastakoti, S. W. Kuo, Hierarchical mesoporous silicas templated by PE-b-PEO-b-PLA triblock copolymer for fluorescent drug delivery, RSC Advances, 2016, 6, 33811-33820

51. Y. S. Lu, B. P. Bastakoti, M. Pramanik, V. Malgras, Y. Yamauchi, S. W. Kuo, Direct assembly of mesoporous silica functionalized with polypeptides for efficient dye adsorption, Chemistry: A European Journal, 2016, 22, 1159-1164

50. Y. Li, B. P. Bastakoti*, M. Imura, Y. Yamauchi, Easy and general synthesis of large-sized mesoporous rare-earth sesquioxide thin films by ‘micelle assembly’ Chemistry: An Asian Journal, 2015, 10, 2590-2593

49. Y. Li, B. P. Bastakoti*, V. Malgras, C. Li, J. Tang, Y. Yamauchi, Polymeric micelle assembly for a smart synthesis of mesoporous Pt nanospheres with tunable pore sizes, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2015, 54, 11073-11077 (Hot Paper/Cover Page)

48. B. P. Bastakoti, Y. Li, M. Imura, N. Miyamoto, T. Nakato, T. Sasaki, and Y. Yamauchi, Polymeric micelle assembly with inorganic nanosheets for construction of mesoporous architectures with crystallized walls, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2015, 54, 42220-4225 (Hot Paper/Cover Page)

47. M. Zhao, B. P. Bastakoti*, Y. Li, H. Xu, J. Ye, Z. Liu, Y. Yamauchi, Mesoporous TiO2/Zn2Ti3O8 hybrid films by polymeric micelle assembly, Chemical Communication, 2015, 51, 14582-14585 (Cover Page)

46. S. Guragain, B. P. Bastakoti, K. Nakashima, Y. Yamauchi, Multi-stimuli-responsive polymeric materials, Chemistry: A European Journal, 2015, 21, 13164-13174 (Review Article)

45. Y. Wu, B. P. Bastakoti, M. Pramanik, Y. Yamauchi, and S.-W. Kuo, Mediated Multicompartment Micelles and Hierarchical Self-Assembly Structures of Pseudo A-block-(B-graft-C) Terpolymers through Supramolecular Multiple Hydrogen Bonding, Polymer Chemistry, 2015, 6, 5110-5124

44. Y. Li, B. P. Bastakoti*, C. Li, S. Ishihara, Y. Yamauchi, Block copolymer assisted solvothermal synthesis of bimetallic Pt-Pd nanodendrites, Electrochemical Acta, 2015, 183, 119-124

43. B. P. Bastakoti, Y. Li, T. Kimura, Y. Yamauchi, Asymmetric block copolymers for supramolecular templating of inorganic nanospace materials Small, 2015, 11, 1992-2002 (Review Article)

42. Y. Li, B. P. Bastakoti* , Y. Yamauchi, Smart soft-templating synthesis of hollow mesoporous bioactive glass spheres, Chemistry: A European Journal, Chemistry, 2015, 21, 1-6

41. Y. Li, B. P. Bastakoti*, M. Imura, J. Tang, N. L. Torad, Y. Yamauchi, Dual soft-template system based on colloidal chemistry: A novel approach for synthesis of hollow mesoporous silica nanoparticles, Chemistry: A European Journal, Chemistry, 2015, 21, 6375-6380 (Hot Paper)

40. B. P. Bastakoti, Y. Sakka, K. C.-W. Wu, Y. Yamauchi, Highly photocatalytic TiO2 microflowers based on solvothermal approach using N, N-dimethylformamide, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 2015, 15, 4747-4751

39. S. H. Liao, C. H. Liu, B. P. Bastakoti, Y. Chang, Y. Yamauchi, F. H. Lin, K. C.‐W. Wu, Functionalized magnetic F3O4/alginate core-shell nanoparticles for targeting hyperthermia, International Journal of Nanomedicine, 2015, 10, 3315-3228

38. B. P. Bastakoti, S. Guragain, K. Nakashima, Y. Yamauchi, Stimuli-induced core-corona inversion of micelle of poly(acrylic acid-b-N-isopropylacrylamide) and its application in drug delivery, Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, 2015, 216, 287-291

37. Y. Li, B. P. Bastakoti*, M. Imura, N. Suzuki, X. Jiang, S. Ohki, K. Deguchi, M. Suzuki, S. Arai, Y. Yamauchi, Synthesis of large-sized mesoporous phosphosilicate thin film through evaporation-induced polymeric micelle assembly, Chemistry: An Asian Journal, 2015, 10, 183-187 (Invited Article)

36. P. Sahoo, S. Ishihara, K. Yamada, K. Deguchi, S. Ohki, M. Tansho, T. Shimizu, N. Eisaku, R. Sasai, J. Labuta, J. P. Hill, K. Ariga, B. P. Bastakoti, Y. Yamauchi, N. Iyi, Rapid breathing of CO2 by magnesium rich layered double hydroxide, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 2014, 6, 18352-18359

35. B. P. Bastakoti, N. L. Torad, Y. Yamauchi, Polymeric micelles assembly for direct synthesis of Pt-decorated mesoporous TiO2 toward highly selective sensing of acetaldehyde, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 2014, 6, 854-860

34. M. M. Ayad, N. A. Salahuddin, A. M. Fayed, B. P. Bastakoti, N. Suzuki, and Y. Yamauchi, Chitosan/polypyrrole/magnetite nanocomposite: Synthesis, characterization and adsorption properties, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 2014, 16, 21812-21819

33. N. Miyamoto, K. Shimasaki, K. Yamamoto, M. Shintate, Y. Kamachi, B. P. Bastakoti, R. Motokawa, Y. Yamauchi, Three-dimensional mesoporous silica as a topologically crosslinking filler for poly(N-isopropyl acrylamide) hydrogel, Chemistry: A European Journal, Chemistry, 2014, 20, 14955-14958

32. M. M. Alam, H. Yamahana, B. P. Bastakoti, H. N. Luitel, W. Zhao, Y. Yamauchi, T. Watari, H. Noguchi, K. Nakashima, Synthesis of hollow silica nanosphere with high accessible surface area and their hybridization with carbon matrix for drastic enhancement of electrochemical property, Applied and Surface Science, 2014, 314, 552-557

31. B. P. Bastakoti, Y. Li, N. Miyamoto, N. M. Sanchez-Ballester, H. Abe, J. Ye, P. Srinivasu, Y. Yamauchi, Polymeric micelle assembly for direct synthesis of functionalized mesoporous silica with fully accessible Pt nanoparticles toward improved CO oxidation reaction, Chemical Communication, 2014, 50, 9101-9104

30. B. P. Bastakoti, R. R. Salunkhe, N. Umezawa, J. Ye, Y. Yamauchi, Direct synthesis of mesoporous TiO2-RuO2 composite through evaporation-induced polymeric micelle assembly, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 2014, 16, 10425-10428

29. Y. Li, B. P. Bastakoti*, M. Imura, S. M. Hwang, Z. Sun, J. H. Kim, S. X. Dou, Y. Yamauchi, Synthesis of mesoporous TiO2-SiO2 hybrid film as efficient photocatalyst by polymeric micelle assembly, Chemistry: A European Journal, 2014, 20, 6027-6032 (Spotlighted by Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 53, 4998)

28. R. R. Salunkhe, B. P. Bastakoti, C.-T. Hsu, N. Suzuki, J. H. Kim, S. X. Dou, C.-C. Hu, Y. Yamauchi, Direct growth of cobalt hydroxide rods on nickel foam and its application for energy storage, Chemistry: A European Journal, 2014, 20, 3084-3088

27. B. P. Bastakoti, S. Ishihara, S.-Y. Leo, K. Ariga, K. C.-W. Wu, Y. Yamauchi, Polymeric micelle assembly for preparation of large-sized mesoporous metal oxides with various compositions, Langmuir, 2014, 30, 651-659

26. B. P. Bastakoti, K. C.-W. Wu, H. Sukegawa, Y. Yamauchi, Synthesis of porous iron oxide microspheres by double hydrophilic block copolymer, RSC Advances, 2014, 4, 9986-9989

25. B. P. Bastakoti, K. C.-W. Wu, M. Inoue, S. Yusa, K. Nakashima, Y. Yamauchi, Multifunctional core-shell-corona type polymeric micelles for anticancer drug delivery and imaging, Chemistry: A European Journal, 2013, 19, 4812-4817

24. B. P. Bastakoti, Y. Hsu, S Liao K. C.-W. Wu, M. Inoue, S. Yusa, K. Nakashima, Y. Yamauchi, Inorganic–organic hybrid nanoparticles with biocompatible calcium phosphate thin shells for fluorescence enhancement, Chemistry-An Asian Journal, 2013, 8, 1301-1305

23. Y. Kawauchi, A. Kouka, S. Guragain, B. P. Bastakoti, S.Yusa, K. Nakashima, Schizophrenic micelles of poly(3-(methacryloylamino)propyltrimethylammonium chloride-b-2-(dimethylamino)ethyl methacrylate) in aqueous solutions, Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochem. Eng. Aspects 2013, 434, 56-68

22. B. P. Bastakoti, S. Liao, M. Inoue, S. Yusa, M. Imura, K. Nakashima, K.C.W. Wu, Y. Yamauchi, pH-responsive polymeric micelles with core-shell-corona architectures as intracellular anticancer drug carriers, Science and Technology of Advanced Materials, 2013, 14, 44402-44408

21. X Jiang, N. Suzuki, B. P. Bastakoti, W.Chen, Y. Huang, Y. Yamauchi, Controlled synthesis of well-ordered mesoporous titania films with large mesopores templated by spherical PS-b-PEO micelles, European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, 2013, 3286-3291

20. X. Jiang, B. P. Bastakoti, W. Weng, T. Higuchi, H. Oveisi, N. Suzuki, W.Chen, Y.Huang, Y. Yamauchi, Preparation of ordered mesoporous alumina-doped titania films with high thermal stability and their application to high-speed passive-matrix electrochromic displays, Chemistry: A European Journal, 2013, 19, 10958-10964

19. B. P. Bastakoti, H. Oveisi, C.-C. Hu, K. C.-W. Wu, N. Suzuki, K. Takai, Y. Kamachi, Y. Yamauchi, In2O3 nanoparticles incorporated mesoporous carbon as high-performance supercapacitors, European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, 2013, 1109-1112

18. B. P. Bastakoti, Y. Kamachi, K. C.-W. Wu, Y. Yamauchi, Hydrothermal synthesis of binary Ni-Co hydroxides and carbonate hydroxides as pseudo-supercapacitors, European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, 2013, 39-43

17. B. P. Bastakoti, K. C.-W. Wu, Y. Yamauchi, Synthesis of fine gold nanoparticles in mesoporous titania nanoparticles through differentreduction methods, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 2013,13, 2735-2739

16. B. P. Bastakoti, M. Imura, Y. Nemoto, Y. Yamauchi, Synthesis of MoO3 nanotubes by thermal mesostructural transition of spherical triblock copolymer micelle Templates, Chemical Communications, 2012, 48, 12091-12093

15. B. P. Bastakoti, M. Inuoe, S Yusa, S. Liao, K. C.-W. Wu, K. Nakashima, Y. Yamauchi, A block copolymer micelle template for synthesis of hollow calcium phosphate nanospheres with excellent biocompatibility, Chemical Communications, 2012, 48, 6532-6534

14. S. Guragain, B. P. Bastakoti, M. Ito, S. Yusa, K. Nakashima, Aqueous polymeric micelles of poly[N-isopropylacrylamide-b-sodium 2-(acrylamido)-2-methylpropanesulfonate] with a spiropyran dimer pendant: quadruple stimuli-responsiveness, Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 9628-9634

13. X. Jiang, N. Suzuki, B. P. Bastakoti, K. C.-W. Wu, Y. Yamauchi, Synthesis of continuous mesoporous alumina films with large-sized cage-type mesopores by using diblock copolymers, Chemistry-An Asian Journal, 2012, 7, 1713-1718

12. B. P. Bastakoti, S. Guragain, S. Yusa, K. Nakashima, Novel synthesis route for Ag@SiO2 core-shell nanoparticles via micelle template of double hydrophilic block copolymer, RSC Advances, 2012, 2, 5938-5940

11. B. P. Bastakoti, S. Guragain, Y. Yokoyama, S. Yusa, K. Nakashima, Synthesis of BaSO4 hollow nanospheres templated by core-shell-corona type triblock copolymer micelles, New Journal of Chemistry, 2012, 36, 125-129

10. B. P. Bastakoti, H. S. Huang, L.C. Chen, K. C.-W. Wu, Y. Yamauchi, Block copolymer assisted synthesis of porous α-Ni(OH)2 microflowers with high surface areas as electrochemical pseudocapacitor materials, Chemical Communications, 2012, 48, 9150-9152

9. B. P. Bastakoti, S. Guragain, Y. Yokoyama, S. Yusa, K. Nakashima, Incorporation and release behavior of amphiphilic drug in core-shell-corona type triblock copolymer micelles, Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 2011, 88, 734-740

8. B. P. Bastakoti, S. Guragain, Y. Yokoyama, S. Yusa, K. Nakashima, Synthesis of hollow CaCO3 nanospheres templated by micelles of poly(styrene-b-acrylic acid-b-ethylene glycol) in aqueous solutions, Langmuir, 2011, 27, 379-384

7. B. P. Bastakoti, S. Guragain, Y. Yokoyama, S.Yusa, K. Nakashima, Hybrid micelle formation from poly[ethylene oxide-b-sodium2-(acrylamido)-2methyl-1-propanesulfonate-bstyrene] and Fe3+ ion in aqueous solution, Colloid Polymer Science, 2010, 288, 991-996

6. B. P. Bastakoti, S. Guragain, A. Yoneda, Y. Yokoyama, S. Yusa, K. Nakashima, Micelle formation of poly[ethylene oxide-b-sodium 2-(acrylamido)-2-methyl-1-propanesulfonate-b-styrene] and its interaction with dodecyl trimethyl ammonium chloride and dibucaine, Polymer Chemistry, 2010, 1, 347- 353

5. S. Guragain, B. P. Bastakoti, K. Nakashima, Schizophrenic micellization of poly(ethylene oxide-b-methacrylic acid) induced by phosphate and calcium ions, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 2010, 350, 63-68

4. B. P. Bastakoti, S. Guragain, Y. Yokoyama, S. Yusa, K. Nakashima, Synthesis of CaCO3 and BaCO3 hollow nanospheres templated by polymeric micelles with core-shell-corona structure, Polymer Preprints, 2010, 51, 352-353.

3. S. Guragain, B. P. Bastakoti, K. Nakashima, Stimuli-induced core-corona inversion of micelles of water-soluble poly[sodium2-(acrylamido)-2-methyl propanesulfonate-b-N-isopropylacrylamide], Polymer, 2010, 51, 3181-3186

2. S. Guragain, B. P. Bastakoti, K. Nakashima, Complex micelle formation between poly(ethylene oxide-b-N-methyl-2-vinylpyridinium iodide) and poly(methacrylic acid) in aqueous solutions, Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochem. Eng. Aspects, 2010, 363, 86-91

Book Chapters

1. B. P. Bastakoti* Z. Liu, Multifunctional polymeric micelles as therapeutic nanostructures, Elsevier Publication, 2017, pp 261-283.