About the Author
Joined IBM Japan. LCD line installation at DTI, subsidiary of IBM and Toshiba.
Annual best paper award in IBM Yamato Laboratory in 1993, 1998, and 1999.
Demonstration of world’s largest (at the time) 16” TFT LCD display
Outstanding Technical Achievement Award
IBM Technical master recognition
Seconded to IDTech
Selected as one of the “10 best engineers and researchers in Japanese companies” by Nikkei Electronics magazine
Demonstration of world’s largest (at the time) 20” AMOLED display in SID2003
OLED product development director, Kodak Japan
Kodak Japan President Award “Gold Award”
Asia SID Best Poster Award
OLED product development Senior director, Kodak Japan
SID Special Recognition Award
General Manager, Konica Minolta Technology Center
SID executive committee member, SID Japan Chapter vice chair
SID Journal Associate Editor
Registered patents: 134 (worldwide); patent applications: 164 (worldwide)
Journal papers: 8; Conference presentations, proceedings: 24; 4 publications: OLED Display Overview (Sangyo Publishing, 2010), OLED Technology and Material Development (CMC Technical Library, 2010), OLED Material Technology (CMC Publishing, 2004), and OLED Handbook (Realize Science and Engineering, 2004).