Tsuyoshi Ochiai

Kanagawa Academy of Science and Technology, Japan


Tsuyoshi Ochiai has been Vice Leader of the Photocatalyst Group at the Kanagawa Academy of Science and Technology, Kanagawa, Japan, and Visiting Associate Professor of Photocatalysis International Research Center at Tokyo University of Science, Tokyo, Japan, since 2013. Since April 2010, he has also been a part-time Lecturer (chemistry) at the Nippon Institute of Technology, Saitama, Japan. Since April 2014, he has also been an Adjunct Lecturer at the Hosei University, Tokyo, Japan. Photoelectrochemistry and environmental chemistry are his major research areas. Many of his current research and development projects are related to environmental purification. Based on it, already many products, such as photocatalytic filter materials and air-purifiers, have been released by fruitful cooperation with the companies. He completed a doctoral course at the Nagoya Institute of Technology Graduate School of Engineering, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, and gained a Ph.D. degree in engineering in 2008. From April 2005 to March 2008, he worked for the Central Japan Railway Company as a research engineer in the Functional Materials Team, Technical Research and Development Department, General Technology Division. He has been a full-time Researcher in the Photocatalyst Group at the Kanagawa Academy of Science and Technology since April 2008. From January 2011 to March 2013, he worked for the Tokyo University of Science as a Visiting Researcher. He is a Secretary of the Electrochemical Society of Japan, Kanto branch, which has played and will continue to play a vital role in advancing improvements in efficient energy conversion, energy storage, environmental sensing and monitoring, and green chemistry and manufacturing. He is also an Editorial Board Member of American Journal of Modern Chemical Engineering, a peer-reviewed international journal on a broad spectrum of chemical engineering, published by Columbia International Publishing LLC.

Biography Updated on 20 October 2015

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