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Yuu Ubukata

Yuu Ubukata, Japanese environmental engineer, educator. Achievements include physiology of phosphate-removing bacteria in activated sludge, analysis of fundamental mechanism in biological wastewater treatment. Tokyo Metropolitan University research grantee, 1993; Paper award 2d International Conference American Academy of Sciences, 2006.

Background

  • Ubukata, Yuu was born on January 18, 1945 in Gumma, Japan. Son of Dairoku and Mitsuko (Arai) University.

  • Education

    • Bachelor Engineering, Yamanashi University, Japan, 1967. Master Engineering, Tokyo Metropolitan University, 1969. Doctor of Science, Tokyo Metropolitan University, 1995.

    Career

    • Research associate Tokyo Metropolitan University, 1969-1985, assistant professor, 1986—2005, professor, since 2005.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include physiology of phosphate-removing bacteria in activated sludge, analysis of fundamental mechanism in biological wastewater treatment.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Buddhist

    Membership

    Den dad, assistant troup leader Boy Scouts, Japan, 1983-1984. Member New York Academy of Sciences, International Water Association, Japan Society Civil Engineers (international conference scholar 1994), Japan Sewage Works Association (reference board 1975-1997, international conference scholar 1997, 98, 2002).

    Connections

    • Married Yohko Ida, March 11, 1972. Children: Takashi, Ayako, Hiroshi.
    • father: Dairoku University
    • mother: Mitsuko (Arai) University
    • spouse: Yohko Ida
    • children: Takashi Ubukata
    • Ayako Ubukata
    • Hiroshi Ubukata
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    Born January 18, 1945
    (age 72)
    Nationality
    • 1967
      Yamanashi University
    • 1969
      Tokyo Metropolitan University
    • 1995
      Tokyo Metropolitan University