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Hidekatsu Yamazaki

educator , oceanographer

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.

Interests

  • Other 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