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researcher , Electrical engineer

Nobuyuki Tokura, Japanese electrical engineer, researcher. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Institute Electronics, Information and Communications Engineers (reviewer since 1986).

Background

Tokura, Nobuyuki was born on October 11, 1947 in Marugame, Kagawa, Japan. Son of Noboru and Setsuko (Fujioka) Tokura.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Tokushima University, Japan, 1970. Master of Science, Tokushima University, Japan, 1972. Doctor in Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, 1997.

Career

Engineer Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Yokosuka Electrical Communications Laboratory, Japan, 1972-1982, staff engineer Japan, 1982-1984, research engineer Yokosuka, 1984-1987. Executive engineer Network Systems Development Center Nippon Telegraph & Telephone, Tokyo, 1987-1988. Supervisor Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Optical Network Systems Laboratories, Yokosuka, 1988-1997, Optowave Laboratory, Inc., 1997—2006.

Assistant to general manager Yazaki Research and Technology Center, since 2006. Part-time lecturer Aichi Prefectural University, since 2004.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributing author: Advance in Local Area Networks, 1987, Optoelectronic Technology and Lightwave Communications Systems, 1989. Patentee in field.

Membership

Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Institute Electronics, Information and Communications Engineers (reviewer since 1986).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Woodcraft, jigsaw puzzles, gardening.

Connections

Married Kazumi Takimoto, April 29, 1973. Children: Hitomi, Miyuki.

father:
Noboru Tokura

mother:
Setsuko (Fujioka) Tokura

spouse:
Kazumi Takimoto

child:
Hitomi Tokura

child:
Miyuki Tokura