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Engineering educator

Kiyoshi Itao, Japanese engineering educator. Recipient Robotics & Mechatronics Award, Japan Society Mechanical Engineers, 1996, “Aoki” award, Horological Institute Japan, 1997, 2003, Best Paper award, Japan Society Precision Engineering, 1998.

Background

Itao, Kiyoshi was born on November 1, 1942 in Tokyo.

Education

Bachelor in Engineering, University Tokyo, 1966. Master of Arts in Engineering, University Tokyo, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, University Tokyo, 1976.

Career

Company member Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Сompany, Tokyo, 1968—1992, manager mass storage system laboratories, 1982—1988, director mass storage system laboratories, 1988—1992. Professor precision machinery engineering Chuo University, 1992—1996. Professor department engineering University Tokyo, 1996—2004, professor graduate school frontier science, 1999—2004, emeritus professor.

Professor graduate school management science & technical Tokyo University of Science, since 2004. Research associate Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 1974—1975.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (textbook) Micro-Optomechatronics, Marcel Dekker.

Membership

Board director Japan Society Precision Engineering, Tokyo, 2004—2006. Director Japan Science & Technology Agency, 2005. Chief examiner committee Ministry Education, Culture, Sports, Science & Technology, 2006.

Chairman subcommittee Tokyo Metropolitan Government Bureau General Affairs, 2007.

Connections

Married.