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Shoji E. Yamada, Japanese engineering executive. Achievements include over 30 patents in field of electronics packaging and interconnection. Fellow: American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

Background

Yamada, Shoji E. was born on January 14, 1948 in Tokyo. Son of Masao and Teru Yamada.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Waseda University, Tokyo, 1971. Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University Tokyo, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, Purdue University, 1976.

Career

Staff engineer TerraTek Inc., Salt Lake City, 1977—1980. Research engineer RE/SPEC Inc., Rapid City, South Dakota, 1980—1981. Adjunct professor South Dakota School Mines and Technology, 1981—1982.

Research engineer AMP Inc., Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 1982—1987. Manager product development Molex, Kanagawa, Japan, 1987—1992. Division manager AMP Japan Inc., Kawasaki, 1992—1997.

President Quasar Systems, Kanagawa, since 1997.

Achievements

  • Achievements include over 30 patents in field of electronics packaging and interconnection.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor over 30 articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow: American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

Connections

Children: Emi, Miki, Rie, Rio.

father:
Masao Yamada

mother:
Teru Yamada

child:
Emi Yamada

child:
Miki Yamada

child:
Rie Yamada

child:
Rio Yamada