Prof. Hiroshi Suito
Hiroshi Suito is a professor and principal investigator at the Mathematical Science Group of Advanced Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University, Japan. His main research fields are applied mathematics and numerical simulations addressing widely diverse problems.Hiroshi Suito obtained his PhD degree in 1998 from Chiba University after working at several IT companies. In 2007, he joined the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) Mathematics Program “Alliance for Breakthrough between Mathematics and Sciences”, through which he has conducted new collaborative work intensively with medical doctors. Subsequently, he has expanded his research network continuously to include mathematical sciences and clinical medicine. He was awarded the Grand Prize of the Second H. Fujiwara Mathematical Science Award in 2013.