Bachelor of Science, Kyushu University, Fukouka, Japan, 1958. Doctor of Science, Kyushu University, Fukouka, Japan, 1970.
Research fellow, Government Industrial Research Institute, Nagoya, Japan, 1958-1968; associate professor, Ehime U., Matsuyama, Japan, 1968-1974; professor of chemistry, Ehime U., Matsuyama, Japan, since 1974.
Member Chemical Society Japan, Society Polymer Science, Electrochemical Society Japan, Japan Association Chemical Sensors (president since 1995).
Married Mutsuko Abe, October 18, 1964. Children: Hideaki, Masako.