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Materials scientist

Fumio Shimura, Japanese Materials scientist. Member Electrochemical Society, Japan Applied Physics Society, Japan Crystallography Society, Japan Crystal Growth Association.

Background

Shimura, Fumio was born on July 19, 1948 in Tokyo. Son of Hidetaro and Hiroko (Ueda) Shimura.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Nagoya Institute Technology, Japan, 1972; Master of Science, Nagoya Institute Technology, Japan, 1974; Doctor of Philosophy, Nagoya U., Japan, 1982.

Career

Research scientist, Nippon Electric Corporation Corporation, Kawasaki, Japan, 1974-1980; senior research scientist, Nippon Electric Corporation Corporation, Kawasaki, 1980-1983; manager research applications, Monsanto, St. Louis, 1983-1987; science consultant, Monsanto, St. Louis, since 1987. Adjunct Professor North Carolina State University, 1986-1987, visiting professor, since 1987.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Sand to Electronics, 1986, (chapter) Very-large-scale integration handbook, 1985.

Membership

Member Electrochemical Society, Japan Applied Physics Society, Japan Crystallography Society, Japan Crystal Growth Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golfing, travelling, tennis, skiing, movies.

Connections

Married Mutsuko Ishimori, July 19, 1978.

father:
Hidetaro Shimura

mother:
Hiroko (Ueda) Shimura

spouse:
Mutsuko Ishimori