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QST scientists and an engineer awarded the MEXT Minister Prizes for Science and Technology

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QST scientists and an engineer have been awarded the MEXT(*) Minister Prizes for Science and Technology.

The awardees are as follows;

Mr Iwata Yoshiyuki
Ms Yuka Takei
They were recognized for their development of a superconducting rotating gantry irradiation system for heavy-iron radiotherapy.

Mr Taiga Yamaya
Mr Eiji Yoshida
Mr Hideaki Tashima
They were recognized for their development of "OpenPET(R)", which is the world's first open-type PET equipment.

*MEXT:Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan

photo of from left: Mr Orikasa(Toshiba), Ms Takei, Mr Iwata, Mr Yamaya, Mr Yoshida, Mr Tashima
from left: Mr Orikasa(Toshiba), Ms Takei, Mr Iwata, Mr Yamaya, Mr Yoshida, Mr Tashima