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Physics and engineering educator , researcher

Hironari Yamada, Japanese physics and engineering educator, researcher. Recipient Excellent Publication award Sumitomo Heavy Industries Ltd., Tokyo, 1991, Chumoku Hatsumei award Science & Technology Agency, 1991, Sakigake 21 award Research and Development Corporation Japan, 1993. Member American Physical Society, Physical Society Japan, Free Electron Laser Society Japan (president since 1991).

Background

Yamada, Hironari was born on February 23, 1946 in Nagoya, Japan. Son of Akira and Suzuyo (Inaguma) Yamada.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Nagoya University, 1970. Master in engineering, Nagoya University, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, Nagoya University, 1976.

Career

Research associate Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, College Station, Texas, 1976-1978, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, 1978-1983. Senior scientist Melbourne (Australia) University, 1983-1986. Manager Sumitomo Heavy Industries Ltd., Tokyo, 1986-1994.

Professor Ritsumeikan University, Kusatsu, Japan, since 1994. President Free Electron Laser Society Japan, 1997.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Inventor photon storage ring.

Membership

Member American Physical Society, Physical Society Japan, Free Electron Laser Society Japan (president since 1991).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Camping, sky, Go, tennis, travel.

Connections

Married Reiko Watanabe, June 10, 1973. Children: Orie, Mami.

father:
Akira Yamada

mother:
Suzuyo (Inaguma) Yamada

spouse:
Reiko Watanabe

child:
Orie Yamada

child:
Mami Yamada