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Hiroyuki Nishiakwa

chemist , educator , researcher

Hiroyuki Nishiakwa, Japanese chemist, educator, chemist, researcher. Achievements include development of organic superconductors. Grantee, Ishikawa Carbon Foundation, 2002. Member of Japan Society Coordination Chemistry, Society Synthetic Organic Chemistry, American Chemical Society, Physical Society Japan, Chemical Society Japan (member topics committee 1999—2001).

Background

Nishiakwa, Hiroyuki was born on April 6, 1964 in Osaka, Japan. Son of Yasuhiko Nishiakwa and Yasuko Nishiawa.

Education

Bachelor in Engineering, Kyoto University, 1988. Master in Engineering, Kyoto University, 1990. Doctor in Engineering, Kyoto University, 1993.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow Risø National Laboratory, Roskilde, Denmark, 1993—1994. Assistant professor Tokyo Metropolitan University, Hachiohji, Japan, 1994—2004. Associate professor University Tsukuba, Japan, since 2004.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of organic superconductors.

Works

  • Contributor chapters to books, articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Japan Society Coordination Chemistry, Society Synthetic Organic Chemistry, American Chemical Society, Physical Society Japan, Chemical Society Japan (member topics committee 1999—2001).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming.

Connections

father:
Yasuhiko Nishiakwa

mother:
Yasuko Nishiawa