Bachelor, University Tokyo, 1957. Master in Agriculture, University Tokyo, 1959. Doctor in Agriculture, University Tokyo, 1962.
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.
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).
Married Yaeko Oomori, April 30, 1965 (deceased February 13, 1991). Children: Haruhiko, Natsuhiko Nakane, Akiko.