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educator , physicist

Hidezumi Terazawa, Japanese Physicist, educator. Recipient award Gravity Research Foundation, 1982, honorable mention awards,1977, 79, 86. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, International Society Outer Space Law, Physical Society Japan, American Physical Society, New York Academy Sciences, Planetary Society.

Background

Terazawa, Hidezumi was born on July 25, 1942 in Amagasaki, Hyogo, Japan. Son of Usami and Shigeko (Nakajima) Terazawa.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Tokyo, 1965. Master of Science, University Tokyo, 1967. Doctor of Science, University Tokyo, 1970.

Career

Instructor, research associate Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1969-1971. Assistant professor Rockefeller University, New York City, 1971-1975. Associate professor Institute for Nuclear Study University Tokyo, 1975-1997, acting head theoretical physics division Institute Nuclear Study, 1994-1997, director Center Asia and Oceania for Science, since 1989.

Deputy representative Theory Group, Institute Particle & Nuclear Studies Tanashi Branch High Energy Accelerator Research Organization Minister Education, Science, Sports & Culture, Tokyo, 1997-2000, acting director, 2000. Deputy representative Hadron and Nuclear Theory Group, Institute Particle and Nuclear Studies, High Energy Accelerator Research Organization Minister Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan, 2000. Head Hadron Theory Group, 2001—2006.

Advisor Midlands Academy Business & Technology, Leicester, England, since 2003.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Prephysics and Pregeometry, 1982, Unification of Quarks and Leptons, 1982, Two-Photon Processes for Particle Productions at High Energies, 1973, Unified Model of the Nambu-Jona-Lasinio Type for All Elementary-Particle Forces, 1977, Gravity and Electromagnetism as Collective Phenomena of Fermion and Antifermion Pairs, 1978, Subquark Model of Leptons and Quarks, 1980, Pregeometric Origin of the Big Bang, 1983, What is the Electron?, 2005. Editor: Particles and Nuclei, 1986, New Particles and the Structure of Hadrons, 1978, Quark and Lepton Physics, 1980, Composite Models of Quarks and Leptons, 1984. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, International Society Outer Space Law, Physical Society Japan, American Physical Society, New York Academy of Sciences, Planetary Society, Midlands Academy Business and Technology (honorary lifelong advisor).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, mountaineering, painting, composing music, traveling.

Connections

Married Atsuko Kuroda, October 17, 1967 (deceased October 1978). Children: Tomozane, Waka. Married Keiko Hiraide, February 1, 1980.

father:
Usami Terazawa

mother:
Shigeko (Nakajima) Terazawa

spouse:
Keiko Hiraide

spouse:
Atsuko Kuroda

child:
Waka Terazawa

child:
Tomozane Terazawa