Shuji Nakamura

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Shuji Nakamura
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Shuji Nakamura in 2014
Born (1954-05-22) 22 Mey 1954 (age 64)
Ikata, Ehime, Japan
Residence Unitit States
Naitionality American[1][2]
Citizenship Japan (till 2005 or 2006)
Unitit States (syne 2005 or 2006)[3][4]
Alma mater Varsity o Tokushima
Kent for Blue an white LEDs
Awairds Millennium Technology Prize (2006)
Harvey Prize (2009)
Nobel Prize in Pheesics (2014)
Naitional Inventors Haw o Fame (2015)
Scientific career
Institutions Varsity o Californie, Santa Barbara

Shuji Nakamura (中村 修二, Nakamura Shūji, born May 22, 1954) is a Japanese-born American pheesicist an inventor specialising in the field o semiconductor technology, professor at the Materials Depairtment o the College o Ingineerin, Varsity o Californie, Santa Barbara (UCSB),[5] an is regardit as the inventor o the blue LED, a major breakthrough in lichtin technology.[6]

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  1. "中村教授「物理学賞での受賞には驚いた」 ノーベル賞". The Nikkei. Nikkei Inc. October 2014. 
  2. Shuji received American citizenship in 2000. Japan does not recognize dual nationality.
  3. 特許は会社のもの「猛反対」 ノーベル賞の中村修二さん [Patent belongs to the company "Violent opposition" Nobel prize winner Shuji Nakamura] (in Japanese). Asahi Shimbun Digital. 18 October 2014.  Cite uses deprecated parameter |trans_title= (help)
  4. ノーベル賞の中村修二氏、「アメリカの市民権」を取った理由を語る [Nobel prize winner Shuji Nakamura talks about why he acquired U.S. citizenship] (in Japanese). withnews. 18 October 2014. 2005、6年ごろに(米国市民権を)取ったんですよ [acquired (U.S. citizenship) in 2005 or 2006]  Cite uses deprecated parameter |trans_title= (help)
  5. "Shuji Nakamura". Santa Barbara: University of California. Retrieved Julie 31, 2008. 
  6. "Nobel laureate fought the odds to make history". Pacific Coast Business Times. Retrieved Oct 10, 2014.