Dr. Naoya Shibata, Associate Professor, Institute of Engineering Innovation, School of Engineering, the University of Tokyo is the winner of the 2013 Science Prize. Dr.Shibata won the prize in recognition of his work on development of an advanced scanning transmission electron microscope for material science
Dr Shibata was awarded the prize by British Ambassador Tim Hitchins at the British Embassy in Tokyo on Wednesday 13th November 2013 and gave a lecture at the Millennium Science Forum.
He gave lectures in the following British Universities:
Monday 23rd of June, 2014: Glasgow University
Tuesday 24th of June, 2014: Manchester University
Wednesday 25th of June, 2014: York University
Thursday 26th of June, 2014: Oxford University
Friday 27th of June, 2014: Cambridge University