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Furkawa Sakai Katsuko

Furkawa Sakai Katsuko, Japanese mechanical engineer, researcher. Achievements include development of evaluation system for anti-thrombogenic materials; research in artificial vascular grafts; research in interaction of materials and blood. Recipient prize, Japanese Society Mechanical Engineering, 2003, fellowship award, American Society Artificial Internal Organs, 2000, award, Japanese Society Artificial Organs, 2000.

Background

  • Katsuko, Furkawa Sakai was born on August 7, 1968 in Ohta-ku, Tokyo, Japan. Daughter of FURUKAWA Motofusa and FURUKAWA Marie.

  • Education

    • Medicine, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, JAPAN, 1994—1998.

    Career

    • Postdoctoral fellow, 3 Dimensional Cell and Tissue Engineering Laboratory National Institute Interdisciplinary Research Agency Industrial Science and Technology, Ministry of International Trade and Industry, Tsukuba, Japan, 1997—2001. Research associate mechanical engineering University Tokyo, Bunkyo-ku, Japan, 2001—2002, assistant professor mechanical engineering, since 2002.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include development of evaluation system for anti-thrombogenic materials. Research in artificial vascular grafts. Research in interaction of materials and blood.

    Works

    • Author: (Invention) Development of evaluation system for anti-thrombogenic materials, 2000, (Invvention) Study for an artificial vascular grafts, 2000.

    Connections

    • Married SAKAI SAKAI.
    • father: FURUKAWA Motofusa
    • mother: FURUKAWA Marie
    • spouse: SAKAI SAKAI.
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    Born August 7, 1968
    (age 48)
    Nationality
    • 1997 - 2001
      Postdoctoral fellow, ational Trade and Industry
      Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
    • 1997 - 2001
      3 Dimensional Cell and Tissue Engineer, ational Trade and Industry
      Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
    • 1997 - 2001
      Ministry of Intern, ational Trade and Industry
      Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
    • 2001 - 2002
      research associate, mechanical engineering University Tokyo
      Japan