Dr. Sean Kitson is the Technical Director of Wasabi Crop Research and has a PhD in molecular toxicology and organic chemistry from the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK. He also holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Physics and MSc in Science from the Open University, UK. Dr. Kitson is an expert in the application of continuous chemistry. He is the author of 50+ papers including reviews, editorials and commercial articles. His research interests include hydroponics, aeroponics, cultivation of wasabi, neurology, medical physics and mathematics.