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Takashi Yokoyama

Takashi Yokoyama, Japanese mechanical engineer, educator. Achievements include contributions to dynamic fracture mechanics and stress/strain analysis, leadership in impact testing of materials. Member Society Experimental Mechanical, American Academy Mechanical.

Background

  • Yokoyama, Takashi was born on August 20, 1947 in Matsue, Shimane, Japan. Son of Haruo and Yukiko (Tanaka) Yokoyama.

  • Education

    • BME, Osaka (Japan) University, 1971. Mechanical and Materials Engineering, Osaka (Japan) University, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering, Osaka (Japan) University, 1982.

    Career

    • Research associate Ehime University, Matsuyama, Japan, 1974-1979, Osaka University, 1979-1989, associate professor, 1989-1990. Professor Okayama (Japan) University of Science, since 1990. Visiting scholar University Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada, 1989.

      German Academic Exchange Service research fellow Technology University Hamburg, Germany, 1992. Part-time lecturer Okayama University, 1995.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include contributions to dynamic fracture mechanics and stress/strain analysis, leadership in impact testing of materials.

    Works

    • Author: Vibration Engineering, 1992. Contributor articles to professional publications.

    Membership

    Member Society Experimental Mechanical, American Academy Mechanical.

    Connections

    • Married Junko Kondoh, January 5, 1951.
    • father: Haruo Yokoyama
    • mother: Yukiko (Tanaka) Yokoyama
    • spouse: Junko Kondoh
    Takashi Yokoyama
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    Born August 20, 1947
    (age 70)
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    • 1971
      Osaka (Japan) University
    • 1973
      Osaka (Japan) University
    • 1982
      Osaka (Japan) University
    • 1974 - 1979
      Research associate, Ehime University
      Matsuyama, Ehime, Japan
    • 1979 - 1989
      Research associate, Ehime University
    • 1990
      professor, Okayama (Japan) University of Science