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Biomedical engineering educator

Kozaburo Hayashi, Japanese biomedical engineering educator. Recipient Japan Society biomedical Engineering prize, 1979, Excellence in Research award American Orthopaedics Society Sports Medicine, since 1993, Bioengring. Achievement award Japan Society Mechanical Engineering, 1993.

Background

Hayashi, Kozaburo was born on July 13, 1942 in Nishinomiya, Hyogo, Japan. Son of Kisaku and Hisako (Tsuchikawa) Hayashi.

Education

Bachelor in Engineering, Kyoto (Japan) University, 1965. Master of Science in Engineering, Kyoto (Japan) University, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, Kyoto (Japan) University, 1970.

Career

Research associate department mechanical engineering Kyoto University, 1970-1976, research associate department engineering science, 1976-1979. Research fellow department artificial organs Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 1976-1978. Head laboratory cardiac dynamics National Cardiovasc.

Center Research Institute, Suita, Osaka, Japan, 1979-1982, department director Japan, 1982-1987. Professor Hokkaido University, Research Institute of Applied Electricity, Sapporo, Japan, 1987-1993. Professor department mechanical engineering Faculty Engineering Science Osaka University, since 1992.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Progress A New Direction of Biomechanics, 1989, Data Book on Mechanical Properties of Living Cells, Tissues and Organs, 1996, Biomechanics--Functional Adaptation and Remodeling, 1996, Computational Biomechanics, 1996. Associate editor Journal Biomechanics Engineering, 1991-1996, biomedical Materials and Engineering, since 1990.

Membership

Fellow American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, World Committee for Biomechanics (secretary general since 1990), International Society Biomechanics, International Society Biorheology.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Classical music, golf, cross country skiing.

Connections

Married Yoko Wada, April 4, 1970. Children: Izumi, Megumi.

father:
Kisaku Hayashi

mother:
Hisako (Tsuchikawa) Hayashi

spouse:
Yoko Wada

child:
Izumi Hayashi

child:
Megumi Hayashi