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director , Engineer , physicist

Koji Hirakura, Japanese engineer, director, physicist. Certified teacher high sch physics. Member of Imaging Society Japan (president since 2008, award 2004), Society Imaging Science and Technology (Chester F. Carlson award 2003).

Background

Hirakura, Koji was born on November 21, 1947 in Kashima, Saga, Japan. Son of Masuichi and Sachiko (Ainoura) Hirakura.

Education

Bachelor in Physics, Saga University, Japan, 1970.

Career

Research Research and Development division Ricoh Limited company, Tokyo, 1970-1985, manager Research and Development Imaging Technology Research Center, 1985-1992, general manager Imaging Technology Research Center, 1992-1995, division manager Imaging Technology Development Center, 1996-1997, division manager Electrophotog. Development Center, 1997-1998, general manager Research and Development Group, 1999—2007, executive engineer, since 2002, associate director research & development group, since 2007.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher high school physics.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to profl jours.

Membership

Member of Imaging Society Japan (president since 2008, award 2004), Society Imaging Science and Technology (Chester F. Carlson award 2003).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: calligraphy, swimming, photography, astronomical telescope.

Connections

Married Kazuyo Kitamura, October 13, 1974. Children: Aya, Kei.

father:
Masuichi Hirakura

mother:
Sachiko (Ainoura) Hirakura

spouse:
Kazuyo Kitamura

child:
Aya Hirakura

child:
Kei Hirakura