Shizuoka University

Name KAWATA Yoshimasa
phone: 053-478-1069
fax: 053-471-1128
Birthday August 25, 1963
March, 1987 Osaka University, Department of Applied Physics
March, 1992 Graduate School of Applied Physics, Osaka University
Doctor of Philosophy
Work experience

April, 2015 Vice Dean, Faculty of Engineering, Shizuoka University
April, 2013 Professor of Research Institute of Electronics, Shizuoka University
April, 2005 Professor of Shizuoka University
April, 1997 Associate Professor of Shizuoka University
November, 1995 to July, 1996 Visiting Researcher of AT&T(Lucent Technologies) Bell Laboratories
April, 1992 Assisstant Professor of Osaka University

Laser microscopy, three-dimesinsional imaging theory, photorefractive optics, three-dimensional memory, nonlinear optics

2014 Nakatani Foundation Award
April 2007 The Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Prizes for Science and Technology (Research Category)
2003 JJAP Editing Award
March 2001 Awards for young scientists,
March 1997 Excellent Paper Awards of Japan Society of Applied Physics


2017.3-2015.3 Director of Japan Society of Applied Physics
2014.3-2012.4 Editorial Committee Chair of "KOGAKU", Optical Society of Japan
2014.3-2012.4 The Secretary of Optical Society of Japan
Present-2012 Editor of Applied Science
Present-2011 The President of the Japan Society for Laser Microscopy
2011.3.31-2010.5.17 Committee Member of The Annual Meeting for Laser Society of Japan
2012.3-2010.4 Vice-Chairperson of "KOGAKU", Optical Society of Japan
Present-2009.11 International Symposium on Optical Memory (ISOM) Program Chair
2010-2008 Superisory Auditor of the Japan Society of Microscopy
Present-2005 Executive Board Member of The Spectroscopical Society of Japan, Committee Member of Publishing and Publicity Affairs
Present- 2003.4 Editorial Committee Member of "Laser Reasearch", Laser Society of Japan
2009.10-2006 International Symposium on Optical Memory (ISOM) Program Vice Co-Chair
2010.3- Secretary of Optical Disc Research Group, OITDA
2009 Program Committee Member of APNFO-7
2007 The Chair of Laser Society of Japan, The 28th Annual Meeting Program
2007 Vice-Chairperson of Programs for Optical Society of Japan
2007-2005 Member of General Affairs for Japanese Society for Laser Microscopy
2007.3-2005.4 The Chief Examiner of Optical Trends Survey 3rd Section, OITDA
2004-2001 Project Committee Member of The Specroscopical Society of Japan
2004.3-2002.4 Secretary of General Affairs for Optical Society