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chemist

Kazuo Yamamura, Japanese chemist. Grantee Ministry of Education, 1977, 78, 80, 83, 84, 87, Hattori Houkoukai, 1980, Nippon Kogyo Bank, 1984. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Chemical Society, New York Academy of Sciences, Society Polymer Science, Japan, Chemical Society Japan, Catalysis Society Japan, National Geo. Society (United States).

Background

Yamamura, Kazuo was born on December 6, 1947 in Kyoto, Japan. Son of Ryozo and Toshie Yamamura.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Kyoto University, 1970. Master of Science, Kyoto University, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, Kyoto University, 1975.

Career

Research fellow, University of Chicago, 1975-1976; assistant professor, Kyushu U., Fukuoka, Japan, 1976-1977; assistant professor, Kyoto U., 1977-1990; research scientist, Dainippon Ink and Chemicals, Japan, since 1990; senior researcher, Dainippon Ink and Chemicals, Japan, since 1994.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Facilitated Formation of Tetrahedral Intermediate in Esterase Action, 1971, Water Soluble Cyclophane as Hosts and Catalysts, 1983, Molecular Recognition by Cyclodextrin Hosts, 1990. Contributor articles to professional jours. Patentee in field.

Membership

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Chemical Society, New York Academy of Sciences, Society Polymer Science, Japan, Chemical Society Japan, Catalysis Society Japan, National Geo. Society (United States).

Connections

Married Mihoko Kurahashi, June 30, 1975.

father:
Ryozo Yamamura

mother:
Toshie Yamamura

spouse:
Mihoko Kurahashi