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educator , roboticist

Masaru Uchiyama, Japanese roboticist, educator. Recipient Excellent Paper awards Fluid Power Technology Foundation, Osaka, 1993, Japan Society Mechanical Engineers, 1999, Technical Innovation award Robotics Society Japan, 1995.

Background

Uchiyama, Masaru was born on September 16, 1949 in Yasu, Fukuoka, Japan. Son of Yukio Haraguchi and Sakie (Manabe) University.

Education

Bachelor Engineering, University Tokyo, 1972. Master Engineering, University Tokyo, 1974. Doctor Engineering, University Tokyo, 1977.

Career

Research associate Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, 1977-1980, associate professor precision engineering Japan, 1980-1992, professor aeronautics Japan, since 1992. Visiting fellow University Newcastle upon Tyne, England, 1982-1983. Visiting professor University California, Santa Barbara, 1986-1987.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow Japan Society Mechanical Engineers. Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Robotics Society Japan (director 1993-1995), Society Instrument and Control Engineers (director 1994-1996).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, driving, fishing.

Connections

Married Yoshimi Araki, April 27, 1972. Children: Katsuichiro, Izumi.

father:
Yukio Haraguchi University

mother:
Sakie (Manabe) University

spouse:
Yoshimi Araki

children:
Katsuichiro Uchiyama

Izumi Uchiyama