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Kazumi Tanimoto

Kazumi Tanimoto, Japanese chemical engineer, researcher. Achievements include development of Proposal of alternative electrolyte material for molten carbonate fuel cell.

Background

  • Tanimoto, Kazumi was born on January 28, 1959 in Tottori, Japan. Son of Shin-Ichiro and Misae Tanimoto.

  • Education

    • Master of Science, Osaka University, Japan, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy, Kyoto University, 2008.

    Career

    • Researcher Government Industrial Research Institute, Ikeda, Japan, 1984—1993. Senior researcher Osaka National Research Institute, 1993—2000. Research leader AIST, 2001—2004, deputy director, since 2004.

      Assistant director Agency Industrial Science Technology, Tokyo, 1995—1996.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include development of Proposal of alternative electrolyte material for molten carbonate fuel cell.

    Connections

    • Married Yasue Tanimoto, April 5, 1960. 1 child Mizuka.
    • father: Shin-Ichiro Tanimoto
    • mother: Misae Tanimoto
    • spouse: Yasue Tanimoto
    • child: Mizuka Tanimoto
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    Born January 28, 1959
    (age 58)
    Nationality
    • 1984
      Osaka University
    • 2008
      Kyoto University
    • 1984 - 1993
      Researcher, Government Industrial Research Institute
      Ikeda, Hyogo, Japan
    • 1993
      senior, researcher Osaka National Research Institute