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Engineering educator

Shigehiko Kaneko, Japanese engineering educator. Recipient Merit medal, Japan Society Automotive Engineers, 1997, Takagi award, Japan Society Precision Engineering, 2003, Most Interesting Reading award, Japan Society Design Engineering, 2003.

Background

Kaneko, Shigehiko was born on February 3, 1954 in Yamaguchi, Japan. Son of Tadao and Hisayo Kaneko.

Education

Deng, University Tokyo, 1981.

Career

Lecturer University Tokyo, Department Mechanical Engineering, 1981—1982, associate professor, 1982—2002, professor, since 2003. Trustee Society Automotive Engineers Japan, 2001—2007, Japan Society Mechanical Engineers, Tokyo, 2004—2005, Japan Federation Engineering Society, Tokyo, 2005—2006, Gas Turbine Society Japan, Tokyo, since 2008. Member Central Environmental Council Japan, Tokyo, since 2005.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Flow-Induced Vibrations (Education award, Japan Society Mechanical Engineers, 2008). Contributor articles to professional journals (Best Paper award, 2002).

Membership

Fellow: Society Automotive Engineers (Japan) (Merit medal 1997), Japan Society Mechanical Engineers (Merit medal 2007, Young Investigator award 1986). Member: American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Japan Institute Marine Engineering, Japanese Society Engineering Education.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, travel, yoga, walking, reading.

Connections

Married Mayumi Fujimoto, October 31, 1982. 1 child Shinsuke.

father:
Tadao Kaneko

mother:
Hisayo Kaneko

spouse:
Mayumi Fujimoto

child:
Shinsuke Kaneko