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Organic chemist

Mitsuyoshi Yatagai, Japanese organic chemist. Recipient award Japan Wood Research Society, 1984, Science and Technology Agency, 1992.

Background

Yatagai, Mitsuyoshi was born on August 20, 1943 in Utsunomiya, Tochigi, Japan.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, 1966. Master of Science in Chemistry, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, 1968. Doctor of Science in Chemistry, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, 1971.

Career

Head Wood Carbonization Laboratory, 1985-1988. Head biol activities laboratory Forestry/Forest Products Research Inst Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Tsukuba, Japan, 1988-1992, section chief forest chemistry Japan, 1992-1999. Professor department global agricultural science Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, University Tokyo, since 1999.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Phytoncide and Woods Bathing, 1985, Miraculous Functions of Forest, 1984, Utilization of Useful Wood Extractives, 1984, The Power of Forest, 1993. Joint translator: Chemical Components of Wood and Allergy, 1987.