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Communication engineer

Masaaki Kawase, Japanese communication engineer. Recipient Institute award Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers, 1993, Maejima award Postal Society, 1995, Minister award Science and Technology Agency, 1997. Senior member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.

Background

Kawase, Masaaki was born on May 1, 1947 in Otaru, Hokkaido, Japan.

Education

Bachelor of Engineering, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan, 1970. Master of Engineering, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan, 1972. Doctor of Engineering, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan, 1991.

Career

Engineer Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Laboratories, Ibaraki, Japan, since 1972. Staff engineer Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Ibaraki (Japan) Laboratory, since 1979. Executive engineer Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Development Center, Tokyo, 1987-1989.

Executive manager Nippon Telegraph and Telephone research and development center Ibaraki, 1989-1994, Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Basic Research Laboratory, Atsugi, Japan, 1994-1996, Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Technology Support Center, Tokyo, since 1996. Chair Optical Fiber Standardization Committee, Tokyo, since 1989.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Optical Fiber Practical Manual, 1994.

Membership

Senior member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, gardening.