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researcher , Engineering educator

Maekawa Takaaki, Japanese engineering educator, researcher. Achievements include patents in field. Recipient Academy Paper prize, Society of Water Treatment Biology, 2000. Fellow: Japanese Society of Agricultural Engineering (honorary; vice president since 2000); member: Society Agricultural Structures Japan (president 1997—2001, Academy Research prize 1994), American Society of Agricultural Engineering (associate).

Background

Takaaki, Maekawa was born on March 3, 1943 in Tokyo. Son of Maekawa Tatsuo and Maekawa Sonoko.

Education

Bachelor, Tokyo University of Education, 1965. Master, Tokyo University of Education, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan, 1977.

Career

Research associate Tokyo University of Education, 1968—1976. Assistant professor University Tsukuba, Japan, 1976—1987. Visiting researcher University Hawaii, Honolulu, 1985—1986.

Associate professor University Tsukuba, Japan, 1987—1992, full professor Japan, since 1992. Coordinator core university program Japan Society for Promotion of Science, Tokyo, since 1997. Member advisory committee Ministry of AFF, Tokyo, since 2003.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) CIGR Handbook of Agricultural Engineering, vol.V.

Membership

Fellow: Japanese Society of Agricultural Engineering (honorary. Vice president since 2000). Member: Society Agricultural Structures Japan (president 1997—2001, Academy Research prize 1994), American Society of Agricultural Engineering (associate).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, fishing, swimming.

Connections

Married Maekawa Ai, July 20, 1969. Children: Ichida Akiko, Maekawa Koichi.

father:
Maekawa Tatsuo

mother:
Maekawa Sonoko

spouse:
Maekawa Ai

child:
Ichida Akiko Takaaki

child:
Maekawa Koichi Takaaki