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Engineering educator

Hiekata Kazuo, Japanese engineering educator. Achievements include development of open source software for sharing information and knowledge in engineering design teams. Exploratory Software Project grant, Info.Tech. Promotion Agency, Japan, 2005, Young Scientists grant, Ministry Education, Culture, Sports, Science & Technology, since 2008, Sasakawa Science Research grant, Japan Science Society, 2008.

Background

Kazuo, Hiekata was born on December 17, 1974 in Isehara-city, Kanagawa, Japan.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Tokyo, Japan.

Career

Software engineer International Business Machines Corporation Japan, Ltd., Yamato, 2000—2004. Assistant professor University Tokyo, Kashiwa, since 2004.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of open source software for sharing information and knowledge in engineering design teams.

Membership

Member of Japanese Society Artificial Intelligence, Society Naval Architects & Marine Engineers, Japan Society Naval Architects & Ocean Engineers.