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materials engineer , researcher

Kiyoshi Yokogawa, Japanese materials engineer, researcher. Achievements include patents in new materials testing machine in mechanical engineering, new cutting technique for metallic materials in mechanical engineering, new carbon materials. Member The Japan Institute Metals (Metallographic Photograph prize 1976), The Iron and Steel Institute Japan.

Background

Yokogawa, Kiyoshi was born on September 28, 1946 in Saiki, Ohita, Japan. Arrived in Kure, 1974. Son of Suekichi and Hatsuko (Suzuki) Yokogawa.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Kyoto University, 1969. Master of Science in Engineering, Kyoto University, 1971. Doctor in Engineering, Hokkaido University, 1985.

Career

Assistant professor The Iron and Steel Technology College, Amagasaki, Hyogo, Japan, 1971-1974. Researcher Government Industrial Research Institute Chugoku, Ministry of International Trade and Industry, Kure, Hiroshima, 1974-1980. Senior researcher Government Industrial Research Institute Chugoku, Ministry of International Trade and Industry, 1980-1989.

Manager material engring division Government Industrial Research Institute Chugoku, 1990-1993. Manager advanced materials engineering section Chugoko National Industrial Research Institute, 1993-2001, National Institute Advanced Industrial Science Technology, Chugoku Center, Kure, since 2001. Consultant National Space Development Agency Japan, Tokyo, 1986-1995.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents in new materials testing machine in mechanical engineering, new cutting technique for metallic materials in mechanical engineering, new carbon materials.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journal, including Materials Science and Engineering.

Membership

Member The Japan Institute Metals (Metallographic Photograph prize 1976), The Iron and Steel Institute Japan.

Connections

Married Masako Hirokaga, April 29, 1972. Children: Jun, Chisaki.

father:
Suekichi Yokogawa

mother:
Hatsuko (Suzuki) Yokogawa

spouse:
Masako Hirokaga

child:
Jun Yokogawa

child:
Chisaki Yokogawa