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June 16, 2011

Wakana Kubo wins MMS Award of Tanaka Precious Metals Research Grants

Wakana Kubo

On May 31, 2011, Dr. Wakana Kubo, Special Postdoctoral Researcher of RIKEN Advanced Science Institute were awarded the MMS Award of Tanaka Precious Metals Research Grants for the following achievements.

This prize is awarded to persons who have achieved notable research aimed at the practical application of new technologies and products to which precious metals can make a contribution.

We offer our sincere congratulations to Dr. Kubo on this honor.

Reference

Press release on Precious Metals Research Grants

Comment from Dr. Kubo

I'm very honored to be given MMS award of Tanaka Precious Metals Research Grants. I would like to develop unique functionalities of metal nanostructures by designing their shapes and sizes.