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physicist

Isao Tanihata, Japanese physicist. Recipient Miller award University California, 1976, Nishina Memorial award Nishina Memorial Institute, 1989. Fellow American Physical Society; member Japan Physical Society.

Background

Tanihata, Isao was born on March 14, 1947 in Amagasaki, Hyogo, Japan. Son of Isamu and Yasue (Hirashima) Tanihata.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Osaka University, Toyonaka, Japan, 1965. Doctor of Science, Osaka University, Toyonaka, Japan, 1975.

Career

Teaching assistant Osaka University, 1973-1978. Research scientist Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, University California, Berkeley, 1978-1979. Research associate Institute for Nuclear Study, University Tokyo, 1979-1985, associate professor, 1985-1986.

Chief scientist Institute Physical and Chemical Research (Rikagaku Kenkyūsho), Wako, Saitama, Japan, since 1986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributing author: Treatise in Heavy Ion Science, 1989.

Membership

Fellow American Physical Society. Member Japan Physical Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography, mountain climbing.

Connections

Married Sadae Hayashi, April 14, 1973. Children: Chiharu, Mitsuhiro.

father:
Isamu Tanihata

mother:
Yasue (Hirashima) Tanihata

spouse:
Sadae Hayashi

child:
Chiharu Tanihata

child:
Mitsuhiro Tanihata