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educator , Aerospace engineer

Kazuo Kunoo, Japanese aerospace engineer, educator. Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (senior ), Japan Society Aeronautical and Space Sciences.

Background

Kunoo, Kazuo was born on August 2, 1942 in Tokyo. Son of Toshio and Niwa (Takeshita) Kunoo.

Education

Bachelor Engineering, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan, 1965. Master Engineering, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan, 1967. Doctor of Engineering, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan, 1990.

Doctor of Philosophy, Purdue University, 1976.

Career

Researcher National Aerospace Laboratory, Japan, 1967-1977, senior researcher Japan, 1977-1979. Associate professor aerospace Kyushu University, 1979-1991, professor, 1991—2006. Professor aerospace Sojo University, Kumamoto, Japan, since 2006.

Research associate Purdue University, Lafayette, Indiana, 1971-1972. Member working party for reusable launch vehicle Science and Technology Agency.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to science journals, including Computers and Structure, Spacecraft and Rockets, Journal American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Journal Japan Society Aeronautical and Space Sciences.

Membership

Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (senior ), Japan Society Aeronautical and Space Sciences.

Connections

Married Tomiko Abe, July 27, 1974. Children: Tetsuo, Mitsuo.

father:
Toshio Kunoo

mother:
Niwa (Takeshita) Kunoo

spouse:
Tomiko Abe

child:
Tetsuo Kunoo

child:
Mitsuo Kunoo