Yasuyuki Motoyama

CNS Person
Senior Scholar
Kauffman Foundation
CNS Affiliation
Extramural Collaborator
Postdoctoral Scholar (Former)
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Dr. Motoyama was a Postdoctoral Scholar at CNS-UCSB from 2008-2011. His dissertation and subsequent research has revealed the importance of geographic proximity and personal transnational connections in generating innovation. He worked in Interdisciplinary Research Group 2 (Globalization of Nanotechnology) with Rich Appelbaum, expanding the group's focus on nanotech innovation in East Asia to include Japan and bringing his spatial analytic approach to this work.