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Kanji Kubo

Kanji Kubo, Japanese chemist. Achievements include research in molecular recognition of Positron Emission Tomography fluoroionophores; research in synthesis and properties of mercurophilic troponoid ionophore and organogelling liquid crystals. Grant, Ministry Education, Culture, Sports, Science Technology Japan, 1998—2000, 2000-2002, 2002-2005.

Background

  • Kubo, Kanji was born on October 26, 1968 in Osaka, Japan. Son of Akiyoshi and Kazuko Kubo.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Kinki University, Osaka, 1991. Master of Science in Engineering, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan, 1993. Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan, 1995.

    Career

    • Assistant professor Kanagawa University, Yokohama, Japan, 1995—1998, Kyushu University, Kasuga, 1998—2005. Associate professor Health Sciences University Hokkaido, Ishikari-Tobetsu, Japan, since 2005.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research in molecular recognition of Positron Emission Tomography fluoroionophores. Research in synthesis and properties of mercurophilic troponoid ionophore and organogelling liquid crystals.

    Works

    • Contributor chapters to books. Author: (book) Organic Materials Chemisty, Troponoid Chemistry, contributing editor journals.

    Membership

    Member of Japan Oil Chemists Society (Young Fellow's award 2003, Impact award 2006, Young Oil Chemist award 2008), Japanese Photochemistry Association (Young Scientist prize 2003), Society Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Japan (Fuji Photo Film's award 2003), Chemical Society Japan.

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel.

    Connections

    • Married Junko Maekawa, May 11, 1997. 1 child Tomoyuki.
    • father: Akiyoshi Kubo
    • mother: Kazuko Kubo
    • spouse: Junko Maekawa
    • child: Tomoyuki Kubo
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    Born October 26, 1968
    (age 48)
    Nationality
    • 1991
      Kinki University
    • 1993
      Kyushu University
    • 1995
      Kyushu University
    • 1995 - 1998
      Assistant, professor Kanagawa University
      Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan
    • 1998 - 2005
      Assistant, professor Kanagawa University
      Kasuga, Saga, Japan
    • 2005
      associate, professor Health Sciences University Hokkaido
      Japan