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atmospheric scientist

Hiroshi Kanzawa, Japanese atmospheric scientist. Member Meteorological Society Japan (associate editor journal since 1990, Horiuchi award 1997), American Meteorological Society, American Geophysical Union (associate editor journal 1992-1997).

Background

Kanzawa, Hiroshi was born on January 17, 1953 in Maebashi, Gumma, Japan. Son of Kahei and Chiyoko (Ishii) Kanzawa.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Kyoto (Japan) University, 1976. Master of Science, Kyoto (Japan) University, 1978. Doctor of Science, Kyoto (Japan) University, 1984.

Career

Research associate National Institute Polar Research, Tokyo, 1981-1993. Manager research program National Institute Environmental Studies, Tsukuba, Japan, 1993-1998, head atmospheric physics section, Atmospheric Environmental division Japan, since 1998. Leader meteorological rocket experiment Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition, Syowa St., Antarctica, 1984-1986.

Visiting scholar department atmospheric science University Washington, Seattle, 1987. Visiting lecturer Meteorological College, Kashiwa, Japan, 1989-1990, Seikei University, Tokyo, 1992. Overall campaign leader Improved Limb Atmospheric Spectrometer (ILAS) Validation Balloon Campaign, Kiruna, Sweden, 1997.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author, co-editor: Science in Antarctica 3 Meteorology, 1988. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Meteorological Society Japan (associate editor journal since 1990, Horiuchi award 1997), American Meteorological Society, American Geophysical Union (associate editor journal 1992-1997).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, reading, mountain walking, tennis.

Connections

Married Michiko Matsuura, March 26, 1979. Children: Jun, Ai, Kei.

father:
Kahei Kanzawa

mother:
Chiyoko (Ishii) Kanzawa

spouse:
Michiko Matsuura

child:
Jun Kanzawa

child:
Ai Kanzawa

child:
Kei Kanzawa