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Yoshinobu Maeda

Yoshinobu Maeda, Japanese scientist. Achievements include discovery of the optotriode, negative feedback optical amplifier and negative feedback optical amplification effect (Maeda effect). Member Japan Society Applied Physics, Physics Society Japan, Laser Society Japan, Institute Electrical Information and Communications Engineer.

Background

  • Maeda, Yoshinobu was born on May 1, 1959 in Yokkaichi, Mie, Japan. Son of Kuranoshuke and Toshiko (Murayama) Maeda.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Nihon University, Tokyo, Japan, 1982. Master of Science, Mie University, Tsu, Japan, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy, Nagoya Institute of Technology, Japan, 1989.

    Career

    • Researcher Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Tokyo, 1984-1985. Research assistant Toyota Technology Institute, Nagoya, 1989-1992, lecturer, 1992—2005, professor, since 2005. Precursory Research for Embryonic Science and Technology researcher Research and Development Corporation Japan, Tokyo, 1992-1994.

      Visiting scholar University Pittsburgh, 1994, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, 2002, founder Optotriode Company Ltd., 2010, professor Kinki University Osaka, Japan, since 2008.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include discovery of the optotriode, negative feedback optical amplifier and negative feedback optical amplification effect (Maeda effect).

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member Japan Society Applied Physics, Physics Society Japan, Laser Society Japan, Institute Electrical Information and Communications Engineer.

    Connections

    • Married Sumiko Yamamoto, November 18, 1984. Children: Daiki, Yoshiki.
    • father: Kuranoshuke Maeda
    • mother: Toshiko (Murayama) Maeda
    • spouse: Sumiko Yamamoto
    • children: Daiki Maeda
    • Yoshiki Maeda
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    Born May 1, 1959
    (age 58)
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    • 1982
      Nihon University
    • 1984
      Mie University
    • 1989
      Nagoya Institute of Technology
    • 1984 - 1985
      Researcher, Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
      Tokyo, Japan
    • 1989 - 1992
      research assistant, Toyota Technology Institute
      Nagoya, Aichi, Japan