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educator , metrologist

Masahide Kimoto, Japanese metrologist, educator. Recipient Bjerknes award, Department Atmpospheric Sciences, University of California at Los Angeles, 1986, Director's award, Japan Meteorological Agency, 1995, Meteorological Society award, Japan, 2004, Global Environmental Technology Research award, Nikkei Inc., 2005; Long-term fellowship, National Personnel Authority, Japanese Government, 1985-1987.

Background

Kimoto, Masahide was born on September 23, 1957 in Osaka, Japan. Son of Masao and Sadae Kimoto.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Kyoto University, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy, University of California at Los Angeles, 1989.

Career

Technology official Japan Meteorological Agency, Tokyo, 1980—1994. Associate professor Center Climate Systems Research, University Tokyo, 1994—2001, professor, since 2001.

Connections

Married Naoko Ui, May 29, 1983. Children: Mayumi, Megumi.

father:
Masao Kimoto

mother:
Sadae Kimoto

spouse:
Naoko Ui

child:
Mayumi Kimoto

child:
Megumi Kimoto