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Engineering educator

Fumitada Itakura, Japanese engineering educator. Achievements include research in acoustic and speech signal processing. Fellow: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (Jack Son of Kilby Signal Processing medal 2005, award for pioneering contributions to speech).

Background

Itakura, Fumitada was born on August 6, 1940 in Toyokawa, Aichi, Japan. Son of Fusako Itakura.

Education

Doctor in Engineering, Nagoya University, Japan, 1968.

Career

Research engineer Nippon Telegram and Telephone, Musashino, Japan, 1968—1984. Professor Nagoya University, since 1984. Professor, director Meijo Research Institute Meijo University, Nagoya, 2004.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in acoustic and speech signal processing.

Membership

Fellow: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (Jack Son of Kilby Signal Processing medal 2005, award for pioneering contributions to speech).

Connections

Married Nobuko Yamada, January 25, 1969. Children: Yasuko Murakami, Toshifumi.

father:
Fusako Itakura Itakura

spouse:
Nobuko Yamada

child:
Yasuko Murakami Itakura

child:
Toshifumi Itakura