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Geochemist

Katsumi Hirose, Japanese geochemist. Recipient Marine Chemistry award, 2006, Miyake Geochemistry award, 2009. Member Chemical Society Japan, Oceanographic Society Japan, Geochem. Society Japan, American Geophysical Union, American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Background

Hirose, Katsumi was born on August 13, 1948 in Ogaki, Japan. Son of Masaru and Takeko Hirose.

Education

Master of Science, Nagoya University, 1973. Doctor of Science, Nagoya University, 1978.

Career

Researcher Meteorological Research Institute, Tokyo, 1977-1984, senior researcher, 1984-1988, head, 1988—2005, director, 2005—2009. Visiting professor Sophia University, since 2009. Committeeman Japan Science and Technology Association, Tokyo, since 1988, Ibaraki Local Government, since 1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Chemical Society Japan, Oceanographic Society Japan, Geochem. Society Japan, American Geophysical Union, American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Western classical music, skiing.

Connections

Married Mariko Ogawa, March 30, 1976. Children: Tomohiro, Kazuyo.

father:
Masaru Hirose

mother:
Takeko Hirose

spouse:
Mariko Ogawa

child:
Tomohiro Hirose

child:
Kazuyo Hirose