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science facility professional

Shigeru Yokoyama, Japanese science facility professional. Recipient Association Foundation Electrical Science and Engineering technical award, 1986. Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers; member Institute Electrical Engineers, Society Atmospheric Electricity Japan (research prize 1995).

Background

Yokoyama, Shigeru was born on March 5, 1947 in Sendai, Japan. Son of Katsujiro and Toyoko Yokoyama.

Education

Bachelor of Engineering, University Tokyo, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, University Tokyo, 1986.

Career

Research engineer Central Research Institute of Electric Power Industry, Tokyo, Japan, 1969-1980, senior research engineer, 1980-1985, principal research engineer, 1985-1989, manager, 1989-1993, deputy director, 1993-1995, director, 1995-1998, associate vice president, since 1998.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Lighting-Damages and Protective MEthods, 1988 (Institution of Electrical Engineers prize 1989). Patentee in field.

Membership

Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. Member Institute Electrical Engineers, Society Atmospheric Electricity Japan (research prize 1995).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Soccer, yachting.

Connections

Married Yoko Ogawa, May 30, 1976. 3 children.

father:
Katsujiro Yokoyama

mother:
Toyoko Yokoyama

spouse:
Yoko Ogawa