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Electrical engineer

Jun Sakuma, Japanese electrical engineer. Achievements include invention of high power solid-state deep ultraviolet laser source; research in high power mid-infrared laser sources. Member Optical Society of America, Laser Society Japan, Japan Society Applied Physics.

Background

Sakuma, Jun was born on January 7, 1959 in Sagamihara, Kanagawa, Japan. Son of Keiichi and Kimiko.

Education

Master of Science, University Southern California, Los Angeles, 1991.

Career

Research scientist Toshiba Corporation, Shin-Isogo-cho, Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan, 1983-1997. Chief engineer Ushio Research Institute of Technology, Gotenba, Shizuoka, Japan, since 1997.

Achievements

  • Achievements include invention of high power solid-state deep ultraviolet laser source. Research in high power mid-infrared laser sources.

Membership

Member Optical Society of America, Laser Society Japan, Japan Society Applied Physics.

Connections

Son of; married Yumiko Umetani, December 14, 1985. Children: Sho, Ryu, Kyo.

father:
Keiichi Son

mother:
Kimiko Son

spouse:
Yumiko Umetani

children:
Sho Sakuma

Ryu Sakuma

Kyo Sakuma