Yoshihito Watanabe


Title
Professor
Name
Yoshihito Watanabe
Degree
Doctor of Science
Mail
p47297a@nucc.cc.nagoya-u.ac.jp
Phone
+81-52-789-5811
Laboratory
Bioinorganic Chemistry
Key word
Heme Proteins, Metalloproteins, Oxidation, Catalysts Ferritin, Reaction mechanism, Organometalloproteins

    Research

  • Artificial metalloproteins
    Development of biocatalysts for the hydroxylation of small alkanes
  • Personal history

  • 1972-1976 B.Sc. Tohoku University
    (Prof. S. Ito)
    1977-1982 Ph.D. Tsukuba University
    (Prof. S. Oae)
    1982-1987 Post-doctoral Fellow and Senior Research Scientist, University of Michigan and Princeton University
    (Prof. J. T. Groves)
    1987-1989 Assistant Professor, Keio University
    (Prof. Y. Ishimura)
    1989-1990 Senior Research Scientist, National Chemical Research Laboratory for Industry
    1990-1994 Associate Professor, Kyoto University
    (Prof. I. Morishima)
    1994-2002 Professor, Institute for Molecular Science
    2002-2006 Professor, Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University
    2006-present Professor, The Research Center for materials Science, Nagoya University
    2009-present Vice-President (Research and International Planning), Nagoya University
  • Awards

  • 2011 The Japan Society of Coordination Chemistry Award
    2000 The Chemical Society of Japan Award for Creative Work