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educator , Optics scientist

Kuniharu Takizawa, Japanese optics scientist, educator. Recipient award Motion Picture and television Engineering Society Japan, 1992, Technical award Lighting Designers and Engineers Association Japan, 1992. Member Institute Electronics, Information and Communications Engineers Japan, Japan Society Applied Physics, Optical Society Japan (Optical prize for excellent papers 1981).

Background

Takizawa, Kuniharu was born on August 11, 1945 in Fukaya, Saitama, Japan. Son of Shohei and Take (Maruyama) Takizawa.

Education

Bachelor in Engineering, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, 1968. Doctor in Engineering, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, 1987.

Career

Senior researcher Science and Technology Research Laboratories Nippon Hōsō Kyōkai (Japan Broadcasting Corporation), Tokyo, 1986-1993, director advanced material research division, 1994-1997, director advanced imaging devices research division, executive researcher, 1997-1900. Professor optoelectronics Seikei University, 2000—2004, professor physical optics, since 2005. Member department Japan National Committee for Radio Science, Tokyo, since 1991.

Member optoelectronics 130 committee Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Tokyo, since 1992, chairman optoelectronics 130 committee, since 1997. Member organizing committee Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Pacific Rim, Tokyo, 1995-1997. Part-time lectr.Tokyo University Agriculture and Technology, since 1998, Chiba University, since 1999.

Visiting professor Science University Tokyo, 1999-1900.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Optical Computing in Japan, 1990, Data Book of Applied Optics, 1994, Glossary of Optoelectronics, 1996.

Membership

Member Institute Electronics, Information and Communications Engineers Japan, Japan Society Applied Physics, Optical Society Japan (Optical prize for excellent papers 1981).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Bicycling, walking, gardening, fishing.

Connections

Married Teruko Hirashima, October 25, 1976. Children: Ayako, Taeko, Naoko.

father:
Shohei Takizawa

mother:
Take (Maruyama) Takizawa

spouse:
Teruko Hirashima

children:
Ayako Takizawa

Taeko Takizawa

Naoko Takizawa