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Mechanical engineer

Ken'ichi Nagata, Japanese mechanical engineer. Achievements include design of lift fan for hover craft, method for flow distribution analysis in pipe network by connection matrix; patent for de-ashing and slurry transportation of coal. Recipient Minister's Prize The Ministry of Science and Technology, 1988. Member Slurry Transport Society of Japan, Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers.

Background

Nagata, Ken'ichi was born on August 8, 1940 in Obama, Fukui, Japan. Son of Hiko'ichiro and Sawa (Suzuki) Nagata.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Kobe University, 1963.

Career

Researcher Tamano (Okayama) Laboratory Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Limited company, 1963-1967, senior researcher Chiba Laboratory Ichihara, 1967-1987, manager New Energy Plant Division Icihara, 1988-1991, director Chiba Laboratory Ichihara, 1991-1995, executive senior engineer technical headquarters, 1995—2002, senior engineer environmental management division, 1998—2001. Lecturer Chiba University, 1992—2002. Senior staff Japan Science and Technology Corporation, Tokyo, since 2002.

Expert member Research Institute of Coal Technology, Tokyo, 1989-2002, New Energy Foundation, Tokyo, 1990-2002.

Achievements

  • Achievements include design of lift fan for hover craft, method for flow distribution analysis in pipe network by connection matrix. Patent for de-ashing and slurry transportation of coal.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Slurry Transportation Hand Book, 1974, Slurry and Capsule Transportation, 1984.

Membership

Member Slurry Transport Society of Japan, Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers.

Connections

Married Akiko Morokoshi, January 15, 1968. 1 child, Yu'ichiro.

father:
Hiko'ichiro Nagata

mother:
Sawa (Suzuki) Nagata

spouse:
Akiko Morokoshi

child:
Yu'ichiro Nagata