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glass science researcher

Hisayoshi Toratani, Japanese glass science researcher. Recipient Research and Development 100 award Research and Development Magazine, 1987, 95. Member American Optical Society, Japan Society Applied Physics, Ceramic Society Japan.

Background

Toratani, Hisayoshi was born on February 11, 1949 in Ibaraki, Japan. Son of Yoshio and Tsuruko (Ishida) Toratani.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Saitama (Japan) University, 1972. Master of Science, Kyoto (Japan) University, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, Kyoto (Japan) University, 1989.

Career

Research scientist Hoya Corporation, Tokyo, 1974-1984, research manager, since 1989. Senior scientist Hoya Optics, Inc., Fremont, California, 1984-1989.

Membership

Member American Optical Society, Japan Society Applied Physics, Ceramic Society Japan.

Connections

Married Yoneko Sakamoto, November 30, 1974. Children: Yukiko, Sachiko.

father:
Yoshio Toratani

mother:
Tsuruko (Ishida) Toratani

spouse:
Yoneko Sakamoto

children:
Yukiko Toratani

Sachiko Toratani