Curriculum Vitae (Yahachi SAITO)

Name:Yahachi Saito
Title:Professor, Dr.
March, 1975: Bachelor of Engineering, Nagoya University
March, 1977: Master of Engineering, Nagoya University
March, 1980: Doctor of Engineering, Nagoya University
Academic Positions:
April, 1980: Research Scholar of Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
January, 1981: Assistant Professor of Toyohashi University of Technology
November, 1985: Assistant Professor of Nagoya University (Faculty of Engineering)
February, 1990: Associate Professor of Mie University (Faculty of Engineering)
April, 2000Professor of Mie University
April, 2004-present: Professor of Nagoya University
Academic and Professional Awards:
2000: Award for best original paper, Japan Society of Applied Physics
2001: Vacuum Technology Award, Vacuum Society of Japan
2004: Yazaki Arts and Science Award, Meritorious Achievement Award
2006: Prize for Science and Technology, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)
Research Interest:
– Synthesis and characterization of carbon nanotubes and related material
– Field emission from carbon nanotubes and its application to vacuum electronics
– Crystal physics and surface science