Program Officer (PO) Akira FUJISHIMA

Akira FUJISHIMA, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus, Tokyo University of Science and Professor Emeritus, The University of Tokyo

1) Profile

1966 Bachelor, Yokohama National University, Faculty of Engineering
1971 Ph.D., the University of Tokyo
1971 - 75 Assistant Professor, Faculty of Engineering, Kanagawa University
1975 - 78 Assistant Professor, Department of Applied Chemistry, The University of Tokyo
1978 - 86 Associate Professor, Department of Applied Chemistry, The University of Tokyo
1986 - 2003 Professor, Department of Applied Chemistry, The University of Tokyo
2003 - Professor Emeritus, The University of Tokyo
2003 - 10 Chairman, Kanagawa Academy of Science & Technology
2005 - Special University Professor Emeritus, The University of Tokyo
2006 - 08 President of the Chemical Society of Japan
2009 - A Member of Academiae Europaeae

2) Research Activity

Photoelectrochemistry, TiO2 Photocatalysis, Photofunctional Materials, Diamond Electrochemistry

3) Society Activity, etc

Asahi Award form the Asahi Shinbun newspaper  1983
Award for Research Excellence from The Electrochemical Society of Japan  1987
Harushige Inoue Award (for technical innovation)  1998
Innovations in Real Materials Award  1998
Award of the Electrochemical Society of Japan  1999
Award of the Chemical Society of Japan  2000
The Heinz Gerischer Award (of the European Section of the Electrochemical Society)  2003
The Medal with a Purple Ribbon  2003
The Japan Prize  2004
The Japan Academy Prize  2004
National Commendation for Invention Award  2006
Kanagawa Culture Award  2006
Person of Cultural Merit  2010
The Luigi Galvani Medal  2011
Thomson Reuters Citation Laureates 2012
Order of Culture 2017