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Akio Yasuhara

Akio Yasuhara, chemistry professor. Achievements include research in environmental behavior of hazardous chemical substances such as volatile organic compounds, dioxins, endocrine disruptors.

Background

  • Yasuhara, Akio Son of Takeshi and Haruno Yasuhara.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, Osaka University, Japan, 1973.

    Career

    • Section head National Institute Environmental Studies, Tsukuba, Japan, 1974—2005. Center head Environmental Preservation Center, Tokyo University of Science, Shinjuku, since 2005.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research in environmental behavior of hazardous chemical substances such as volatile organic compounds, dioxins, endocrine disruptors.

    Connections

    • Married Shukuko Nishikawa. Children: Nobuko, Ryota.
    • father: Takeshi Yasuhara
    • mother: Haruno Yasuhara
    • spouse: Shukuko Nishikawa
    • children: Nobuko Yasuhara
    • Ryota Yasuhara
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    • 1973
      Osaka University
    • 1974 - 2005
      Section head, National Institute Environmental Studies
      Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
    • 2005
      center head, Environmental Preservation Center
      Shinjuku, Saitama, Japan