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Akito Takasaki

researcher , engineering educator

Akito Takasaki, Japanese engineering educator, researcher. Achievements include research on mechanical engineering and materials science. Research grantee Kato Science Foundation, Tokyo, 1995, Hosakawa Powder Technology Foundation, Osaka, 1999, Ministry Education, Science and Culture, Japan, 2000, 03-05. Member American Institute of Mining, American Society for Microbiology International, Materials Research Society, American Physical Society.

Background

Takasaki, Akito was born on June 5, 1959 in Kyoto, Japan. Son of Hideo and Emiko (Egawa) Takasaki.

Education

Bachelor Engineering, Shibaura Institute of Technology, Tokyo, 1982. Master Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, 1984. Doctor Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, 1988.

Doctor of Science, Hiroshima (Japan) University, 1996.

Career

Researcher Japan Atomic Energy Research Institute, Ibaraki, Japan, 1987-1988, 90-91, Organization of European Cooperation and Development Halden (Norway) Reactor Project, 1988-1990. Research associate National Defense Academy, Yokosuka, Japan, 1991-1996. Assistant professor Shibaura Institute of Technology, 1996-1998, associate professor, 1998—2003, professor, since 2003.

Visiting professor Washington University, St. Louis, 2001—2002. Reviewer Israel Science Foundation, 1995.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research on mechanical engineering and materials science.

Works

  • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Institute of Mining, American Society for Microbiology International, Materials Research Society, American Physical Society.

Connections

Married Kiyoko Minami, August 30, 1989. 1 child, Kento.

father:
Hideo Takasaki

mother:
Emiko (Egawa) Takasaki

spouse:
Kiyoko Minami

child:
Kento Takasaki