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Koichi Tanaka
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Koizumi Cabinet E-mail Magazine, No.81, February 6, 2003.
Born 3 August 1959 (1959-08-03) (age 62)
Nationality Japanese
Alma mater Tohoku University
Known for Soft laser desorption
Awards Nobel Prize in Chemistry (2002)
Order of Culture (2002)
Person of Cultural Merit (2002)
Scientific career
Fields Electrical Engineering, chemistry
Institutions Shimadzu Corporation

Koichi Tanaka (田中 耕一 , Tanaka Kōichi, born August 3, 1959) is a Japanese electrical engineer. He shared the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 2002 for creating a method for mass spectrometric analyses of biological macromolecules with John Bennett Fenn and Kurt Wüthrich.

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