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Chemistry educator

Ken-Ichi Aika, Japanese chemistry educator. Member American Chemical Society, Chemical Society Japan, Catalysis Society Japan, Petroleum Society Japan.

Background

Aika, Ken-Ichi was born on March 17, 1942 in Chiba, Japan. Son of Kunihiko and Yuki (Tsuyusaki) Aika.

Education

Bachelor of Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan, 1964. Master of Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan, 1966. Doctor of Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan, 1969.

Career

Research associate Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan, 1969-1974, Princeton (New Jersey) University, 1974-1975, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, College Station, 1975-1977, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Yokohama, Japan, 1977-1981, associate professor Japan, 1981-1992, professor, since 1992. Lecturer Tokai University, Hiratsuka, Japan, since 1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Patentee in field. Author: Catalytic Activation of N2, 1981, (handbook) Ammonia Syntesis, 1991. Editor Environmental Protection, 1991.

Membership

Member American Chemical Society, Chemical Society Japan, Catalysis Society Japan, Petroleum Society Japan.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, jogging, touring, karaoke.

Connections

Married Chigusa Fujita, June 25, 1972. Children: Tomohiko, Hidehiko.

father:
Kunihiko Aika

mother:
Yuki (Tsuyusaki) Aika

spouse:
Chigusa Fujita

child:
Tomohiko Aika

child:
Hidehiko Aika