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chemist , educator

Hiroshi Meguro, Brazilian, Japanese chemist, educator. Achievements include research in photosynthesis in Antarctic and Arctic sea ice. Member of Royal Society Chemistry, Chemical Society Japan, Agricultural Chemical Society Japan (board directors 1987-1990), Japan Society Analytical Chemistry 1987, (vice president 1988, prize 1991).

Background

Meguro, Hiroshi was born on January 3, 1934 in Rio de Janeiro. Brazil, 1934. Son of Katsuro and Toshiko Meguro.

Education

Bachelor, University Tokyo, 1957. Master in Agriculture, University Tokyo, 1959. Doctor in Agriculture, University Tokyo, 1962.

Career

Geochemist Japan Antarctic Research Expedition Government of Japan, Tokyo, 1960—1961. Research assistant Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, 1962—1968, associate professor Japan, 1968—1979, professor Japan, 1979—1997, head department applied biochemistry Japan, 1992—1995. Professor Tohoku Fukushi University, since 1997.

Leader Arctic research expedition Tohoku University, Sendai, 1964. Lecturer United Nations, Chanchen, China, 1991. Collaborator International Science Technology Center, Moscow, since 2002.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in photosynthesis in Antarctic and Arctic sea ice.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Royal Society Chemistry, Chemical Society Japan, Agricultural Chemical Society Japan (board directors 1987-1990), Japan Society Analytical Chemistry 1987, (vice president 1988, prize 1991).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Bicycling, picnic, photography, gardening.

Connections

Married Yaeko Oomori, April 30, 1965 (deceased February 13, 1991). Children: Haruhiko, Natsuhiko Nakane, Akiko.

father:
Katsuro Meguro

mother:
Toshiko Meguro

spouse:
Yaeko Oomori

children:
Haruhiko Meguro

Natsuhiko Nakane Meguro

Akiko Meguro