Dr. Shoji Kakuta (HAYASHIBARA, Co., Ltd.,)

Senior Scientist, R&D Division, Hayashibara, Nagase Europa

Shoji Kakuta received a Ph.D degree in engineering from Osaka University in March 2015 and joined HAYASHIBARA, Co., Ltd., a member of NAGASE Group, in April 2015. He has been engaged in researching Trehalose applications in the agricultural field. Since 2018, he has moved to the Material Development Section, Development Unit, R&D Division and has been engaged in developing HAYASHIBARA’s materials and products, and considering new methods for assessing the physical properties of these products.