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Mechanical engineering educator

Michihiko Nakagaki, Japanese mechanical engineering educator. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Japan Society Mechanical Engineers, Japan Society Materials Science.

Background

Nakagaki, Michihiko was born on August 2, 1942 in Osaka, Japan. Son of Toshiro and Michiko Nakagaki.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Osaka Prefecture, 1967. Master of Science, University Washington, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, University Washington, 1974.

Doctor in Engineering, University Tokyo, 1986.

Career

Design engineer Daihatsu Automobile Company, Ikeda, Japan, 1967-1970. Research engineer Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, 1974-1979, Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, 1979-1984. Senior research scientist Battelle Columbus (Ohio) Division, 1984-1988.

Professor Kyushu Institute of Technology, Iizuka, Japan, 1988—2006, executive vice president, since 2006.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Member editorial review board Computer Modeling in Engineering & Sciences. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Japan Society Mechanical Engineers, Japan Society Materials Science.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, art, painting, music.

Connections

Married Rutsuko Honda, September 6, 1975. 1 child, Rene Nathaniel.

father:
Toshiro Nakagaki

mother:
Michiko Nakagaki

spouse:
Rutsuko Honda

child:
Rene Nathaniel Nakagaki