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Isao Saito, Japanese chemist. Recipient Japan Chemical Society award, 1973, First Japan Photochemistry Association award, 1987, Asahi Glass Foundation award, 1987. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, New York Academy of Sciences, American Chemical Aoc. American Society for Photobiology (council member 1993-1995), Japan Chemical Society, Japan Photochemistry Association (executive member 1980-1996).

Background

Saito, Isao was born on March 9, 1941 in Fukushima, Japan. Son of Kinjiro and Shie Saito.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Kyoto University, Japan, 1963. Master of Science, Kyoto University, Japan, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, Kyoto University, Japan, 1968.

Career

Assistant professor Kyoto University, Japan, 1968-1986, associate professor Japan, 1987-1990, professor Japan, 1991-1992, department chairman synthetic chemistry, faculty engineering Japan, since 1991. International committee International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry Symposium Phochemistry, Coventry, United Kingdom, 1989. Committee United States-Japan Cooperative Research Program, Okazaki, Japan, 1989-1993.

Member committee organic chem division International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry, since 1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Bioorganic Photochemistry, 1990, Chemistry of Peroxides, 1985. Contributor articles and reviews to professional journals and publications.

Membership

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, New York Academy of Sciences, American Chemical Aoc. American Society for Photobiology (council member 1993-1995), Japan Chemical Society, Japan Photochemistry Association (executive member 1980-1996).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf.

Connections

Married Chiyo, January 16, 1970. Children: Yumi, Kiyoshi, Mitsue.

father:
Kinjiro Saito

mother:
Shie Saito

spouse:
Chiyo

child:
Yumi Saito

child:
Kiyoshi Saito

child:
Mitsue Saito