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geophysics educator

Norikazu Maeno was Japanese geophysics educator. Recipient science prize Japanese Society Snow and Ice, 1980. Member International Glaciological Society (president since 1986).

Background

Maeno, Norikazu was born on September 1, 1940 in Hokkaido, Japan. Son of Juzo and Hanano (Komiyama) Maeno.

Education

Bachelor, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, 1963. Master of Science, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, 1965. Doctor of Science, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, 1972.

Career

Research fellow Institute Low Temperature Science, Hokkaido University, 1965-1973. Research fellow department physics McGill University, 1967-1969. Assistant professor science Hokkaido University, 1973-1984, professor snow and ice physics and earth and planetary glaciology, 1984—2004, professor emeritus, since 2004.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Ice Science, 1981, Nauka o L'te (translation into Russian 1988), Fundamentals of Glaciology-Structure and Physical Properties of Snow and Ice, 1986.

Membership

Member International Glaciological Society (president since 1986).

Connections

Married Yuko Higuchi, February 1, 1969.

father:
Juzo Maeno

mother:
Hanano (Komiyama) Maeno

spouse:
Yuko Higuchi