Shinichi Yamazaki was born in Ishikawa, Japan in 1972. He graduated from the Faculty of Engineering, Nagoya University, Japan in 1994 and received his M.S. degree in engineering in 1996 and Doctorate degree of engineering in 1999 also from Nagoya University on the study of the effects of steric hindrance and electrostatic interaction in local dynamics of polymer chain. Then, he worked on crystallization of polymers as a Postdoctoral Researcher at Hiroshima University with Professor Masamichi Hikosaka from 1999 to 2004. In 2004, he joined the Faculty of Environmental Science and Technology, Okayama University, Japan as a Lecturer. His research interest covers nucleation and morphology of polymers, crystallization of polymers under flow, and polyelectrolytes solution and dynamics.
Biography Updated on 13 December 2011