logo logo

Hidekatsu Yamazaki

Hidekatsu Yamazaki, Japanese oceanographer, educator. Member American Geophysical Union, American Meteorelogical Society, Japanese Oceanography Society, Japanese Society Fisheries Oceanography, Tau Beta Pi.

Background

  • Yamazaki, Hidekatsu was born on February 12, 1955 in Gyoda, Saitama, Japan. Son of Tomohiro and Ichiko (Terayama) Yamazaki.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Engineering, Tokai University, Shimizu, 1977. Master of Technology, Tokai University, Shimizu, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1984.

    Career

    • Research assistant Fisheries and Engineering Laboratory Ministry of Agriculture, Hiratsuka, 1978-1979. Consulting engineer Fishing Port Shallow Water Development Company, Tokyo, 1979-1980. Research assistant Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, College Station, 1981-1984.

      Adjunct research professor University Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, 1984-1986, adjunct professor Canada, since 1991. Assistant research scientist Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, 1986-1991. Associate professor Tokyo University Fisheries, since 1993.

      Visiting scholar Stanford (California) University, 1987. Visiting scientist Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 1990. Member working group International Global Ecosys.

      Dynamics, since 1991.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals including Journal Physical Oceanography, Journal Fluid Mechanics, Journal Geophysical Research, Deep Sea Research, and Journal Plankton Research.

    Membership

    Member American Geophysical Union, American Meteorelogical Society, Japanese Oceanography Society, Japanese Society Fisheries Oceanography, Tau Beta Pi.

    Personality

    Interests

    Swimming.

    Connections

    • Married Atsuko Keiyu, July 29, 1986. Children: Takuto, Hirohito.
    • father: Tomohiro Yamazaki
    • mother: Ichiko (Terayama) Yamazaki
    • spouse: Atsuko Keiyu
    • children: Takuto Yamazaki
    • Hirohito Yamazaki
    See on larger map
    Born February 12, 1955
    (age 62)
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    • 1977
      Tokai University
    • 1979
      Tokai University
    • 1984
      Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University
    • 1978 - 1979
      Research assistant, Fisheries and Engineering Laboratory Ministry of Agriculture
      Hiratsuka, Kanagawa, Japan
    • 1979 - 1980
      consulting engineer, Fishing Port Shallow Water Development Company
      Tokyo, Japan
    • 1981 - 1984
      research assistant, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University
      College Station, Texas, United States
    • 1984 - 1986
      adjunct research professor, University Victoria
      British Columbia, Canada
    • 1986 - 1991
      assistant, research scientist Johns Hopkins University
      Baltimore, Maryland, United States
    • 1993
      associate, professor Tokyo University Fisheries
    • show more ...