Log In

Kozo Ishizaki Edit Profile

materials science educator , Metallurgical engineer

Kozo Ishizaki, Japanese metallurgical engineer, materials science educator. Recipient Nishiyama Memorial prize Iron and Steel Institute, Tokyo, 1995, medal of cooperation Venezuelan Forces, Caracas, 1981, Ceramic Society Japan awards for academy achievements in ceramics and technology, 1997, medal of educational cause Vietnamese Government. Member Alpha Sigma Mu (honorary).


Ishizaki, Kozo was born on September 26, 1946 in Takamatsu, Kagawa, Japan. Son of Takeo and Ai (Kubo) Ishizaki.


Bachelor in Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, University Maryland, 1974. Doctor (honorary), Hanoi University, Vietnam, 2003.


Assistant professor Central University Venezuela, Caracas, 1974-1976. Associate professor Simon Bolivar University, 1976-1984, chairman/dean Laboratory E, 1983-1985, professor, 1984-1985, honorary professor, 1994. Associate professor to professor Nagaoka University of Technology, Japan, since 1985, vice president, 2003—2007.

Visiting researcher Venezuelan Institute of Science, Caracas, 1975-1981. Head materials laboratory INTEVEP (Research Institute for Venezuelan Petroleum), Caracas, 1980-1981. Invited researcher National Indiana Research Institute, Nagoya, Japan, 1995, Australian Nuclear science and Technology Organization, Sydney, 1995.


  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Porous Materials, 1993, many other books. Author, editor: Grain Boundary-Controlled Properties, 1994, Grain Size and Mechanical Properties, 1995. Editor: Surface Modification, 1994.

      Chief editor: Advances in Technology of Materials and Materials Processing Journal, The A to Z of Materials Journal Online. Editor Journal Porous Materials, 1994. Member editorial board Materials Technology, since 1990, Journal of Japan Ceramic Society, since 1995.

      Board directors Iron and Steel Institute of Japan, since 1996, Ceramic Society of Japan, since 1996. Contributor more than 230 articles to science publications. Patentee in field (31).


Member Alpha Sigma Mu (honorary).


  • Other Interests

    Yachting, choral singing, gardening.


Married Chanel Vidal Dalmedo, September 7, 1969. 1 child, Octavio Kotaro.

Takeo Ishizaki

Ai (Kubo) Ishizaki

Chanel Vidal Dalmedo

Octavio Kotaro Ishizaki