Kimihiro Yamashita received the B.S., the M.S., the Ph.D. degrees from the University of Tokyo, Japan, in 1977, 1979, and 1982, respectively. From 1982 to 1984, he became a Postdoctoral Fellow at MacMaster University, Canada. From 1984 to 1997, he served as an Assistant Professor, as a Lecturer, and as an Associate Professor at Tokyo Metropolitan University, and he has been working as a Professor at the Institute of Biomaterials and Bioengineering, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, since 1997. He is mainly interested in the biomedical, dental, and industrial applications of bioceramic electrets.
Biography Updated on 6 June 2011