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Katsuhiko Tsuno

engineering manager

Katsuhiko Tsuno, Japanese engineering manager. Achievements include development of Interferometric Monitor for Greenhouse gases on board ADEOS and seven optical sensors on board Hayabusa (Muses-C) which successfully touch down onto small asteroid Itokawa in 2005.

Background

Tsuno, Katsuhiko was born on July 10, 1955 in Wakayama, Japan. Son of Katsumi and Miyoko Tsuno.

Education

Master, Osaka University, Japan, 1980.

Career

Engineer Space Program Division, TOSHIBA Corporation, Kawasaki, Japan, 1983—1995, manager Japan, 1995—2000, senior manager Japan, 2000—2001. Manager Manger, Nippon Electric Corporation TOSHIBA Space Systems Ltd., Yokohama, Japan, since 2001. Space optical senser engineering TOSHIBA Corporation, Kawasaki, Japan, 1983—2000.

Space optical sensor engineering Nippon Electric Corporation TOSHIBA Space Systems Ltd., Yokohama, Japan, since 2001.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of Interferometric Monitor for Greenhouse gases on board ADEOS and seven optical sensors on board Hayabusa (Muses-C) which successfully touch down onto small asteroid Itokawa in 2005.

Connections

Married Teruko Horizume, February 14, 1955. 1 child Kyusei.

father:
Katsumi Tsuno

mother:
Miyoko Tsuno

spouse:
Teruko Horizume

child:
Kyusei Tsuno