Kyoto University

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National university located in Kyoto, Japan

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About Kyoto University

According to Wikipedia, Kyoto University, or KyotoU, is a public research university located in Kyoto, Japan. Founded in 1897, it is one of the former Imperial Universities and the second oldest university in Japan. KyotoU is consistently ranked amongst the top two in Japan, the top ten in Asia, and the world's top fifty institutions of higher education.

What Is Kyoto University Known For?

Kyoto University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Kyoto University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Kyoto University's Most Influential Alumni?

Kyoto University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Chemistry, Physics, and Biology. Here are some of Kyoto University's most famous alumni:

Hideki Yukawa
Hideki Yukawa
A Japanese theoretical physicist .
Leo Esaki
Leo Esaki
A Japanese physicist .
Susumu Tonegawa
Susumu Tonegawa
A Japanese biologist .
Motoo Kimura
Motoo Kimura
A Japanese scientist.
Ryōji Noyori
Ryōji Noyori
A Japanese chemist .
Keiji Nishitani
Keiji Nishitani
A Japanese philosopher.
Masaki Kashiwara
Masaki Kashiwara
A Japanese mathematician born 1947.
Masatoshi Nei
Masatoshi Nei
An American geneticist, (1931 – ), Japan.
Isamu Akasaki
Isamu Akasaki
A Japanese engineer .
Shigefumi Mori
Shigefumi Mori
A Mathematician in Japan.
Heisuke Hironaka
Heisuke Hironaka
A Mathematician.
Tasuku Honjo
Tasuku Honjo
A Japanese doctors and medical scientists .

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