|Award Ceremony Highlights|
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Award Ceremony Highlights: Honda Prize 2022
Mr. Hiroto Ishida, President of Honda Foundation/ Dr. Hidetoshi Katori/ Mrs. Katori / Ms. Katori/ Dr. Hirohisa Uchida, Chairman, Honda Prize Selection Committee
This year’s laureate is Dr. Hidetoshi Katori, Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo, (Principal Investigator/Team Leader, RIKEN) for inventing the “optical lattice clock” which is 1,000 times more accurate than conventional atomic clocks.
Movie of The Laureate
Commemorative Speech by the laureate:
Congratulatory Addresses by Guests of Honor
- Mr. Fujio ShimizuFormer Professor, Institute for Laser Science Research Center,The University of Electro-Communications
- Dr. Makoto GonokamiPresident, RIKEN
- Mr. Seiji KuraishiChairman and Director, Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
- Dr. Tetsuya IdoDirector, Space-Standards Laboratory, Radio Research Institute, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology