OKABE Toru

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Name
OKABE Toru
Affiliation
The University of Tokyo
Section
Institute of Industrial Science, International Research Center for Sustainable Materials
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
Doctor of Engineering(Kyoto University)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
1993
   
 
May 1993 - May 1995 Postdoctral Fellow, Department of Materials Science
 
 
   
 
and Engineering, Postdoctoral Fellow of Japan Society
 
 
   
 
for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)
 
 
   
 
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
 
 
   
 
(M.I.T., Prof. Sadoway)
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1993
Metallurgy and Materials Science, Graduate School, Division of Engineering, Kyoto University
 
 
 - 
1988
Metallurgy, Faculty of Engineering, Kyoto University
 

Awards & Honors

 
1992
Student Poster Prize from the Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS, U.S.A) at the 7th World Conference on Titanium
 
1992
15th Technological Development Prize (Gijutsu-kaihatsu-shou) from the Japan Institute of Metals at the 111th Fall meeting
 
1993
14th Honda Memorial Silver Prize (Honda-kinen-shourei-shou) from the Honda Memorial Foundation in Tokyo
 
1995
11th Inoue Research Prize (Inoue-kenkyu-shourei-shou) from the Inoue Foundation for Science at Tokyo
 
1999
47th Best Paper Awards (Kinzoku Gakkai Ronbun-shou) from the Japan Institute of Metals at the 125th Fall meeting, Kanazawa
 

Misc

 
Mater. Trans. JIM   vol.31, no.1, pp.61-68    1990
Production of Titanium Powders by the Calciothermic Reduction of TiO2
Tetsu-to-Hagane   vol.76, no.4, pp.86-93    1990
Mater. Trans. JIM   vol.32, no.3, pp.272-277    1991
Mater. Trans. JIM   vol.32, no.5, pp.485-488    1991
Tetsu-to-Hagane   vol.77, no.1, pp.93-99    1991

Research Grants & Projects

 
Development of Efficient Recovery Process of Value Added Inorganic Materials
Production of Rare Metal Powder (Nb, Ta etc.) for Electronic Materials
Development of New Production Process of Titanium
Development of Nitrogen Sensor and New Synthesis Method of Nitrides
Thermodynamics of Nitrides, Oxides, Chlorides and Their Complexes at Elevated Temperature