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biophysicist , educator

Masaharu Hoshi, Japanese biophysicist, educator. Achievements include radiation dose evaluation concerning atomic bomb in Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Chernobyl accident, semiplastic nuclear tests and dosimetry study for neutrons and gamma rays in the field of radiation biology.

Background

Hoshi, Masaharu was born on January 2, 1948 in Miyazaki, Japan. Son of Seiichi and Etsuko Hoshi.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Osaka University, 1970. Master of Science, Osaka University, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, Hiroshima University, 1977.

Career

Lecturer Ohita (Japan) Institute of Technology, 1975-1980. Research associate Research Institute Radiation Biology and Medicine Hiroshima (Japan) University, 1980-1991, associate professor, 1992-1994, professor, since 1994.

Achievements

  • Achievements include radiation dose evaluation concerning atomic bomb in Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Chernobyl accident, semiplastic nuclear tests and dosimetry study for neutrons and gamma rays in the field of radiation biology.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Connections

Married Takako Harima, May 4, 1975. Children: Masahiro, Naoko, Hiroko.

father:
Seiichi Hoshi

mother:
Etsuko Hoshi

spouse:
Takako Harima

child:
Masahiro Hoshi

child:
Naoko Hoshi

child:
Hiroko Hoshi