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Mechanical engineering educator

Masami Masuda, Japanese mechanical engineering educator. Achievements include patents for angular centerless grinding process; research in creation of functional surface. Member Japan Society Mechanical Engineers (chair manufacturing & machine tool division 1994-1995), Japan Society Preicion Engineering, Society Manufacturing Engineers, Society Automotive Engineers Japan, Society Grinding Engineers (board directors 1993-1996).

Background

Masuda, Masami was born on December 12, 1942 in Kamiichi, Japan. Son of Yoshimasa Yuhki and Chiyo (Teranishi) Masuda.

Education

Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering, Toyama University, Japan, 1965. Master of Engineering, Tokyo Metropolitan University, 1970. Doctor of Engineering, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, 1988.

Career

Research associate Toyama University, Japan, 1965-1968, Tokyo Metropolitan University, 1970-1972. Researcher Hitachi Ltd., Yokohama, Japan, 1972-1979, senior researcher Japan, 1979-1989, chief researcher Japan, 1989-1996. Professor Niigata University, Japan, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for angular centerless grinding process. Research in creation of functional surface.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Micro Machining Technology, 1985, Ultraprecision Manufacturing Technology, volunteer 2, volunteer 3, 1995.

Membership

Member Japan Society Mechanical Engineers (chair manufacturing & machine tool division 1994-1995), Japan Society Preicion Engineering, Society Manufacturing Engineers, Society Automotive Engineers Japan, Society Grinding Engineers (board directors 1993-1996).

Connections

Married Motoko Nomura, January 24, 1968. Children: Masatoshi, Yuka, Chie.

father:
Yoshimasa Yuhki Masuda

mother:
Chiyo (Teranishi) Masuda

spouse:
Motoko Nomura

child:
Masatoshi Masuda

child:
Yuka Masuda

child:
Chie Masuda