Born 3 August 1959 (1959-08-03) (age 51)
Fields Engineering, chemistry
Institutions Shimadzu Corporation
Alma mater Tohoku University
Known for Soft laser desorption
Notable awards Nobel Prize for Chemistry(2002)
In 1975, I enrolled in Toyama Chubu High School in Toyama Prefecture.
In 1978, I entered Tohoku University, into the Department of Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Technology.