Born: May 1962 Tokyo, JAPAN (as Yasuyuki Asano) Education: March 1985 B.Sc., Mathematics The University of Tokyo June 1986 M.A., Mathematics University of California, Los Angeles March 1987 M.Sc., Mathematics The University of Tokyo (with credit transfer from UCLA) June 1989 Ph.D., Mathematics University of California, Los Angeles Advisor: Masamichi Takesaki June 1990 Doctor of Science The University of Tokyo Advisor: Hikosaburo Komatsu Academic Appointments: 1989-1991 Research Associate, Department of Mathematics The University of Tokyo 1991-1992 Lecturer, Department of Mathematics The University of Tokyo 1991-1992 Miller Research Fellow Miller Institute for Basic Research in Science University of California, Berkeley 1992-1999 Associate Professor Department of Mathematical Sciences The University of Tokyo 1999- Full Professor Department of Mathematical Sciences The University of Tokyo 2011-2012 Visiting Professor Research Institute for Mathematical Sciences Kyoto University 2011- Senior Scientist (Joint Appointment) Kavli IPMU, The University of Tokyo (WPI) Fellowships: 1985-1986 Chancellor's Fellow University of California, Los Angeles 1988-1989 Alfred P. Sloan Doctoral Dissertation Fellow 1991-1992 Miller Research Fellow University of California, Berkeley Prizes/Distinctions: 2000 The first Operator Algebra Prize (Japan) 2002 Spring Prize, Mathematical Society of Japan (pictures) 2018 Invited speaker at ICM 2018 (Sections: "Analysis and Operator Algebras", "Mathematical Physics") Editorial Board: 2003- Communications in Mathematical Physics 2004- International Journal of Mathematics (Chair, 2005-2012, 2014-) 2004- Reviews in Mathematical Physics (Associate Editor) 2005- Journal of Mathematical Physics (Associate Edtior, 2012-) 2005- Japanese Journal of Mathematics (Managing Editor, 2006-) 2006- Journal of Mathematical Sciences, The University of Tokyo (Editor-in-Chief) 2014- Mathematical Physics Studies, Springer Long visits: 1988-1989 IHES 2000-2001 MSRI, General Member (Operator Algebra Program) Research Abstract: List Publications: List Talks: List Former students: List Former postdoc fellows: List Meetings organized: List Various referees: List

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