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educator , Electrical engineer

Shunji Kawamoto, Japanese electrical engineer, educator. Achievements include patents for electric contacts, chaos cryptosystems. Recipient Briggs award, Clarkson University, 1988.

Background

Kawamoto, Shunji was born on March 25, 1947 in Hashio, Nara, Japan. Son of Tomoharu and Masae Kawamoto.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Osaka University, Japan, 1970. Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Osaka University, Japan, 1977. DEE, Osaka University, Japan, 1980.

Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematics, Clarkson University, 1993.

Career

Engineer Hitachi Limited company, Hitachi/Ibaraki, Japan, 1970-1975. Instructor Osaka Institute of Technology, Japan, 1980-1985. Associate professor department electrical and electronic system University Osaka Prefecture, Sakai/Osaka, 1989-1996, professor, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for electric contacts, chaos cryptosystems.

Membership

Member of International Council on Large Electric Systems (in French: Conseil International des Grands Réseaux Électriques, abbreviated CIGRÉ), American Association for the Advancement of Science, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, New York Academy of Sciences, Information and Communications Engineers (secretary since 1994), Institute Electrical Engineers Japan 1991-1993, 1999—2001, (director 2001-2002), American Mathematics Society, American Physical Society, Society Instrument and Control Engineers (secretary 1991-1993).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Guitar, water-color painting, jogging.

Connections

father:
Tomoharu Kawamoto

mother:
Masae Kawamoto