Osamu Ishitani

CURRICULUM VITAE

Affiliation: Department of Chemistry, Tokyo Institute of Technology

Positions: Professor

Address: 2-12-1-NE-1, Ookayama, Meguro-ku, Tokyo, JAPAN

Phone: +81-3-5734-2240 | Fax: +81-3-5734-2284

E-mail: ishitani@chem.titech.ac.jp

Education:

1982 - B.E., Kobe University
1987 - Doctor of Engineering, Osaka University

Professional Career:

1987-1988 - Visiting Researcher, Hahn-Meitner Institute
1988-1991 - Researcher, Advanced Institute of Science & Technology (AIST)
1991-1995 - Senior Researcher, AIST
1993-1994 - Visiting Researcher, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
1995-2002 - Associate Professor, Saitama University
2002-2006 - Associate Professor, Tokyo Institute of Technology
2006 - Professor, Tokyo Institute of Technology
2014-2015 - Vice President of the Japan Society of Coordination Chemistry
2016 - Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Asian Editor
2016 - Secretary General of Japanese Photochemical Association

Awards:

The Japanese Photochemistry Association Award for 2007
Seiichi Tejima Research Award (2013)
Distinguished Scholar of the Hong Kong Baptist University (2015)
Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (2017)