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chemistry researcher and educator

Hiroyuki Saimoto, Japanese Chemistry researcher and educator. Member Chemical Society Japan, American Chemical Society, Japanese Society Synthetic Organic Chemistry (Takeda award 1988), Japanese Society Polymer Science.

Background

Saimoto, Hiroyuki was born on January 3, 1956 in Okayama, Japan. Son of Izumi and Tomiko (Hagiwara) Saimoto.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Kyoto (Japan) U., 1978; Doctor of Engineering, Kyoto (Japan) U., 1983.

Career

Research associate, Sagami Chemical Research Center, Sagamihara, Japan, 1984-1986; assistant professor of chemistry, Tottori (Japan) U. Faculty Engineering, since 1986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Patentee in benzaldehydes as cell differentiation-inducing agents.

Membership

Member Chemical Society Japan, American Chemical Society, Japanese Society Synthetic Organic Chemistry (Takeda award 1988), Japanese Society Polymer Science.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: science fiction, playing igo.

Connections

Married Miwa Sawahata, April 28, 1985. Children: Masayoshi, Yukino.

father:
Izumi Saimoto

mother:
Tomiko (Hagiwara) Saimoto

spouse:
Miwa Sawahata

children:
Masayoshi Saimoto

Yukino Saimoto