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Ayao Okiji

Ayao Okiji, Japanese theoretical physicist, educator, administrator. Member of Institute Pure and Applied Physics (vice president 2002-2003, president 2003-2004), Physical Society Japan (vice president 1997-1998, president 1998-1999).

Background

  • Okiji, Ayao was born on August 28, 1934 in Nishinomiya, Hyogo, Japan. Son of Masami and Chizu (Oishi) Okiji.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Osaka University, Japan, 1960. Master of Science, Osaka University, Japan, 1962. Doctor of Science, University Tokyo, 1967.

    Career

    • Research associate University Tokyo, 1963-1968. Associate professor Osaka University, 1968-1984, professor, 1984-1997, professor emeritus, since 1997. President Wakayama National College of Technology, Gobo, Japan, 1997—2003.

    Works

    • Editor: Correlation Effects in Low-Dimensional Electron Systems, 1994, Elementary Processes in Exitations and Reactions on Solid Surfaces, 1996. Member editorial board Solid State Communications, 1990-1997, Surface Science, 1996-2001.

    Membership

    Member of Institute Pure and Applied Physics (vice president 2002-2003, president 2003-2004), Physical Society Japan (vice president 1997-1998, president 1998-1999).

    Connections

    • Married Setsuko Kotake, October 16, 1966. Children: Miwa Takamoto, Masahiro.
    • father: Masami Okiji
    • mother: Chizu (Oishi) Okiji
    • spouse: Setsuko Kotake
    • children: Miwa Takamoto Okiji
    • Masahiro Okiji
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    Born August 28, 1934
    Nationality
    • 1960
      Osaka University
    • 1962
      Osaka University
    • 1967
      University Tokyo
    • 1963 - 1968
      Research associate, University Tokyo
    • 1997 - 2003
      president, Wakayama National College Technology
      Gobo, Wakayama, Japan