Laureates of the Japan Prize

2019 (35th) Japan Prize Laureates

2019 Japan Prize Honors Japanese and American Scientists in Fields of Chemistry and Agriculture

"Materials and Production" field
Leading contributions to precision synthesis of helical polymers and development of practical chiral materials for separating chiral drugs

PhotoProf. Yoshio Okamoto (Japan)
Distinguished Invited University Professor and Emeritus Professor of Nagoya University,
Chair Professor of Harbin Engineering University, China

"Biological Production, Ecology" field
Sustainable soil management for global food security and mitigation of climate change

PhotoProf. Rattan Lal (USA)
Distinguished University Professor of Soil Science
Director, Carbon Management and Sequestration Center
The Ohio State University


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