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Engineering educator

Michio Yamawaki, Japanese engineering educator. Recipient Sano award Electrochemical Society Japan, Tokyo, 1976.


Yamawaki, Michio was born on April 21, 1941 in Hiroshima, Japan. Son of Shoichi and Hiroko (Hirozumi) Yamawaki.


Bachelor in Engineering, University Tokyo, 1964. Master in Engineering, University Tokyo, 1966. Doctor in Engineering, University Tokyo, 1969.


Research associate University Tokyo, 1969-1974, associate professor, 1974-1987, professor, since 1987. Postdoctoral researcher Cincinnati University, 1970-1972. Committee member Science Council Japan, Tokyo, since 1992.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Science of Ceramic Interfaces, 1991, Interface Segregation and Related Processes in Material, 1991. Advisory editorial board Journal Nuclear Materials, since 1991. Patentee in field.


Reactor safety committee member Science and Technology Agency, Tokyo, since 1988, nuclear fuel safety committee member, since 1990. High burnup fuel confirmation committee chair Nuclear Power Engineering Corporation, Tokyo, 19990—. Power reactor research committee chair Japan Atomic Industrial Forum, since 1990.

Fellow Mass Spectrometric Society Japan. Member Japan Society Plasma Science and Fusion, Atomic Society Japan (award for distinguished paper 1990, award for nuclear fuel research 1993).


  • Other Interests

    Classical music, walking in mountains, golf.


Married Yumiko Tsuda, April 4, 1966.

Shoichi Yamawaki

Hiroko (Hirozumi) Yamawaki

Yumiko Tsuda