Presentation: Universality of the formation of nano oriented crystals (NOCs) of crystalline polymers from the oriented melt under elongational crystallization
Masamichi Hikosaka obtained B.Sc. from Kyoto University (1967) and PhD degree from Tokyo Metropolitan University. He was assistant Professor at Tokyo Metropolitan University, associate Professor at Yamagata University, professor at Hiroshima University, specially appointed professor, professor emeritus and a representative of Hikosaka project of Hiroshima University from 2007. He is a recipient of Polymer Society of Japan Award in 1998. His research is on crystallization and structure and physical properties of crystalline polymers.