Professor Kenichiro Itami receives the Nagase Prize
Professor Kenichiro Itami (ITbM and Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University) has received the Nagase Prize. The award ceremony and special lecture with over 1000 high school students were held at the Imperial Hotel Tokyo on September 23rd, 2016.
The Nagase Prize is awarded by the Frontier Salon Foundation to world-leading young researchers who have accomplished outstanding scientific achievements for the future of humanity. The prize is named after Mr. Akiyuki Nagase, the Founder of Nagase Brothers Inc., who established the Frontier Salon Foundation through his donations. The winner of the Nagase Prize receives a prize money of 20 million JPY and the opportunity to give a special lecture to high school students.