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Isamu Akasaki, B.S, Ph.D.
Professor, Meijo University, Nagoya Professor Emeritus, Nagoya University

Education:[space]1952Kyoto University
1964Nagoya University, awarded Ph.D.
Career:1952Joined Kobe Kogyo Corporation (currently, Fujitsu Ltd.)
1959Associate Professor, Nagoya University
1964[from]81[space]Head of the Fundamental Research Laboratory and General Manager of the Semiconductor Department, Matsushita Research Institute, Tokyo, Inc.
1981[from]92Professor, Nagoya University
1992Professor Emeritus, Nagoya University
Honors:1989Japanese Association for Crystal Growth (JACG) Prize
1991Chu-Nichi Cultural Award
1994Optoelectronics Special Award
1994JACG Technological Contribution Award
1995International Symposium on Compound Semiconductors Award
1995Heinrich Welker Gold Medal
1996IEEE/LEOS Engineering Achievement Award
1997Medal with the Purple Ribbon
1998Inoue Harushige Prize
1998International Organization for Crystal Growth (IOCG) Laudise Prize
1998Paper Award of the Japan Society of Applied Physics
1998IEEE Jack A. Morton Award (to be awarded December 1998)
1998British Rank Prize (to be awarded December 1998)
Author and co-author of approximately 300 refereed papers
1994[roma3]-V compound Semiconductors

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