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Hiroshi Wada

engineering educator

Hiroshi Wada, Japanese engineering educator. Achievements include patents for United States Patent Northern 5,063,946. Recipient Distinguished Scholarly Achievements award, Japan Society Mechanical Engineers, 2003; grantee British Council Scholarship, United Kingdom, 1983-1984, Human Frontier Science Program Organization, 2003-2006.

Background

Wada, Hiroshi was born on January 18, 1949 in Sendai, Japan. Son of Toyoji and Keiko Wada.

Education

Bachelor, Tohoku University, 1972. Master of Arts, Tohoku University, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, Tohoku University, 1977.

Career

With Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan. Department head Tohoku University, Sandai, Japan, 1994—1995, 1997—1998, 2006—2007, since 2008. Honorary professor University Queensland, since 2004.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for United States Patent Northern 5,063,946.

Membership

Fellow: Japanese Society Mechanical Engineers. Member: Association Research Otolaryngology, Acoustical Society of America, International Institute Acoustics and Vibrations (director 2001-2005), International Society Audiology (committee member 1998, editor since 2005).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, skiing, cars.

Connections

Married Mieko Sato, May 2, 1977. Children: Madoka, Ei.

father:
Toyoji Wada

mother:
Keiko Wada

spouse:
Mieko Sato

children:
Madoka Wada

Ei Wada