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Kenji Nishi

Kenji Nishi, Japanese electrical engineer. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior ), Information and Communication Engineers of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Japan Society Applied Physics, Materials Research Society.

Background

  • Nishi, Kenji was born on April 28, 1949 in Shingu, Wakayama, Japan. Son of Hiroshi and Yomi Nishi.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Tokyo, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, University Tokyo, 1988.

    Career

    • Researcher OKI Electric Industry Company Ltd., Hachioji, Tokyo, 1973-1982, senior researcher, 1984-1990, manager, 1990-1992, chief researcher, 1992-1994, general manager, since 1994. Senior research manager Semicondcutor Leading Edge Technologies, Inc., since 1999. Visiting scientist Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 1982-1984.

    Works

    • Co-author: Advanced Very-large-scale integration Process Technology, 1988, Modern Semiconductor Simulation Technology, 1990, Logic LSI Technology, 1995, Semiconductor Technology Outlook, 2000. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior ), Information and Communication Engineers of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Japan Society Applied Physics, Materials Research Society.

    Personality

    Interests

    Piano playing, mountain climbing, classical music, singing tenor arias.

    Connections

    • Married Atsuko Taya, May 6, 1980. Children: Yoko, Junko.
    • father: Hiroshi Nishi
    • mother: Yomi Nishi
    • spouse: Atsuko Taya
    • children: Yoko Nishi
    • Junko Nishi
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    Born April 28, 1949
    (age 68)
    Nationality
    • 1973
      University Tokyo
    • 1988
      University Tokyo
    • 1973 - 1982
      Researcher, OKI Electric Industry Company Limited
      Hachioji, Tokyo, Japan
    • 1999
      senior, research manager Semicondcutor Leading Edge Technologies