George I. Fujimoto

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
George I. Fujimoto
Born (1920-07-01) July 1, 1920 (age 96)
Seattle, WA
Residence San Diego, CA
Nationality American
Institutions Harvard University, University of Utah School of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, California Institute of Technology
Alma mater Harvard University, University of Michigan
Doctoral advisor Werner E. Bachmann
Known for Fujimoto-Belleau reaction

George I. Fujimoto (born July 1, 1920)[1] is an American chemist of Japanese descent. During his studies at Harvard his family was imprisoned in an American internment camp Minidoka in Idaho. He discovered the Fujimoto-Belleau reaction, which is named after him and Bernard Belleau.


  1. ^ "United States Public Records Index". FamilySearch. Retrieved 15 October 2013.