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Research Professors 2015

Tohoku University has named seven faculty members Research Professors. They were recognized by a select committee of vice presidents and department heads, as experts in their field of study. The title will be effective from April 1, 2015.

The Research Professor System is a program that supports professorial staff who have made a sustained contribution towards academic excellence. To qualify, candidates should have received a certain amount of funding, or supported a specific project through securing funds or playing a central role.

The activities of Research Professors are expected to inspire other teaching staff and students.

Recipients of the award:

Keizo Ishii
Keizo Ishii (Graduate School of Engineering)

Area of research: Applied Radiation Engineering

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Noriaki Ohuchi (Graduate School of Medicine)
Noriaki Ohuchi (Graduate School of Medicine)

Area of research: Oncology

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Eiji Saitoh (The Advanced Institute for Materials Research)
Eiji Saitoh (The Advanced Institute for Materials Research)

Area of research: Physics of Spintronics

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Masashi Sahashi (Graduate School of Engineering)
Masashi Sahashi (Graduate School of Engineering)

Area of research: Cross-Correlation Spintronics

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Satoshi Tadokoro (Graduate School of Information Science)
Satoshi Tadokoro (Graduate School of Information Science)

Area of research: Human-Robot Informatics

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Takashi Nakamura (Institute of Multidisciplinary Research for Advanced Materials)
Takashi Nakamura (Institute of Multidisciplinary Research for Advanced Materials)

Area of research: Recycling of Metal Resources

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Akihiro Makino (Institute Material Research)
Akihiro Makino (Institute for Materials Research)

Area of research: Non-equilibrium Magnetic Materials

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