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educator , Mechanical engineer

Masataka Arai, Japanese mechanical engineer, educator. Achievements include research in atomization process of fuel spray in diesel engine; research in spray combustion in a furnace. Committee member Ministry Environment, Tokyo, since 1996; Member of Japan Institute Energy (board directors since 1999, editor journal since 1999), Japan Society Automotive Engineers (board directors since 1998, editor journal since 2002).

Background

Arai, Masataka was born on April 3, 1948 in Serada, Nitta, Japan. Son of Hideo and Chino Arai.

Education

Doctor of Engineering, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, 1977.

Career

Research assistant Hiroshima (Japan) University, 1977—1982, assistant professor, 1982—1990, Gunma (Japan) University, 1990—1994, professor, since 1994. Vice president Institute Liquid Atomization and Spray Systems, Tokyo, since 2000.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in atomization process of fuel spray in diesel engine. Research in spray combustion in a furnace.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Vice-editor: journal Atomization and Spray, since 1994.

Membership

Committee member Ministry Environment, Tokyo, since 1996. Member of Japan Institute Energy (board directors since 1999, editor journal since 1999), Japan Society Automotive Engineers (board directors since 1998, editor journal since 2002).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Driving.

Connections

Married Yoshiko Arai, August 28, 1983. Children: Takafumi, Hirofumi.

father:
Hideo Arai

mother:
Chino Arai

spouse:
Yoshiko Arai

child:
Takafumi Arai

child:
Hirofumi Arai