- Master degree of chemistry
- Since 2015 research director of semiconductor laboratories
- Since 2019 officer of research and development
Toru Kimura is Officer of Research and Development Department at JSR Corporation, which is leading chemical supplier for semiconductor, display and petroleum chemical industries. His background is chemistry, especially for polymer synthesis and science. He was a research director of semiconductor laboratories since 2015. Within JSR, he led materials’ development for semiconductor for long term, such as photoresist, spin-on middle layer, carbon hard mask, cleaners, CMP slurries and so on.