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Yoshiharu Namba

OSA Awards & Distinctions



Yoshiharu Namba was a professor at Chubu University for many years. He received the 1998 David Richardson Medal from OSA “in recognition of his significant contributions to the development of novel but practical techniques, specifically float polishing and ultraprecision grinding, for producing super smooth surfaces on optical materials.”



Document Created: 18 Sep 2020
Last Updated: 18 Sep 2020