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materials engineer , researcher

Jiro Kuniya, Japanese materials engineer, researcher. Recipient Nishiyama memorial award, Iron and Steel Institute of Japan, 1996. Member of National Association Corrosion Engineers.

Background

Kuniya, Jiro was born on September 13, 1946 in Tokyo. Son of Yuuichi and Kikue Kuniya.

Education

Doctor, Tohoku University, Sendai-shi, Japan, 1989.

Career

Researcher Hitachi Research Lab, Hitachi Ltd., Hitachi-shi, Japan, 1969—1987, chief researcher, 1987—1996, principal researcher, 1996—2001. Assistant to general manager Materials Research Lab, Hitachi Ltd., 2001—2006. Visiting professor fracture and reliability research institute Tohoku University, Japan, since 2007.

Membership

Member of National Association Corrosion Engineers.

Connections

Married Tomoko Hongo, April 6, 1973. Children: Shoko Miyazaki, Takuro.

father:
Yuuichi Kuniya

mother:
Kikue Kuniya

spouse:
Tomoko Hongo

child:
Shoko Miyazaki Kuniya

child:
Takuro Kuniya