Adjunct Professor Dr. Toru Kitamura

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Dr. Toru Kitamura is an Adjunct Professor at UBD and Principal Investigator. He has made substantial contributions to the field of sulfonic based and photo-catalytic coatings and his research has been highlighted in several media sources such as Nikkei Architecture, and NHK. In 2013, Dr Kitamura has received support from the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO) to apply his photocatalytic-coatings for use in telecommunication stations. He was awarded the DuPont-Plunkett award in 2006 for his contribution to Nafion applications.