Analytical Sciences: X-ray Structure Analysis Online

Masahiro MIKURIYA − Editorial Board Member

Masahiro MIKURIYA, Professor of Chemistry at the School of Science and Technology, Kwansei Gakuin University, was born in 1951 in Fukuoka. He received Bachelor (1975), Master (1977), and Doctor (1980) degrees of Science from Kyushu University. He served as a Research Associate (1981−1986) at the Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Kyushu University and then as a Research Associate (1986−1987) at the Coordination Chemistry Laboratories, Institute for Molecular Science, Okazaki National Research Institutes. He was promoted to Associate Professor (1987) and Professor (1993) at the School of Science, Kwansei Gakuin University. In 2002, he became Professor at the School of Science and Technology because of reorganization of the school. He stayed at the laboratory of Professor Christopher A. Reed, Department of Chemistry, University of Southern California, USA from 1985 to 1986 as a visiting researcher. His research interests include the synthesis and magnetic properties of oligonuclear and polynuclear metal complexes. He likes to play tennis, and has recently come to enjoy watching the Takarazuka Revue.

from Analytical Sciences, Volume 22, Number 6, 2006.