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Yasuo Onishi Appointed to National Academy of Sciences’ Committee

January 2000
Congratulations Yasuo Onishi on your appointment to the National Academy of Sciences’ Committee on Understanding Oil Spill Dispersants: Efficacy and Effects. Yasuo was selected for this prestigious committee based on his knowledge of fluid mechanics and hydrology; environmental risk assessments; and reactive fluid dynamics, specifically, fate and transport of contaminants in the environment. The committee will evaluate the effects and efficacy of chemical dispersants, and evaluate risk assessments related to oil spills in freshwater, estuarine, and marine environments. Congratulations, Yasuo, on your new role.

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