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researcher , nuclear scientist

Yasushi Seki, Chinese nuclear scientist, researcher. Recipient Technical award Atomic Energy Society Japan, Tokyo, 1982. Member American Nuclear Society, Atomic Energy Society Japan (member planning committee 1984-1985), Japan Society Plasma Science and Nuclear Fusion Research.

Background

Seki, Yasushi was born on April 11, 1943 in Shanghai. Son of Morisaburo and Ruriko (Kimura) Seki.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Nuclear Engineering, University Tokyo, 1967. Doctor Engineering, University Tokyo, 1977.

Career

Researcher Japan Atomic Energy Research Institute, Tokai-mura, 1967-1980, senior scientist, 1980-1986, principal scientist Naka-machi, 1986-1992, head Fusion Reactor Systems Laboratory, 1992-1998, deputy director department fusion engineering research, 1998-2000, director Nuclear Technology and Education Center, since 2000. Visiting scientist Oak Ridge (Tennessee) National Laboratory, 1977-1978. Senior engineer University of California at Los Angeles, 1986.

Visiting professor Ibaraki University, Hitachi, Japan, 1998. Chairman executive committee International Energy Agency Implementing Agreement on Environmental, Safety and Economic Aspects Fusion Power, 1997-2000.

Membership

Member American Nuclear Society, Atomic Energy Society Japan (member planning committee 1984-1985), Japan Society Plasma Science and Nuclear Fusion Research.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, books, Go.

Connections

Married Mamiko Shirahata, October 29, 1972. Children: Kensuke, Daisuke, Yuko.

father:
Morisaburo Seki

mother:
Ruriko (Kimura) Seki

spouse:
Mamiko Shirahata

child:
Kensuke Seki

child:
Daisuke Seki

child:
Yuko Seki