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educator , researcher

Takashi Tazoh, Japanese earthquake engineering researcher, educator. Member Japan Society Civil Engineers (reviewer technical journal. since 1987) Japanese Geotechnical Engineering Society (reviewer technical journal. since 1988), Japan Society for Earthquake Engineering Promotion.

Background

Tazoh, Takashi was born on February 25, 1948 in Namerikawa, Toyama, Japan.

Education

Diploma in Engineering, Chuo University, Tokyo, 1971. Master of Science in Engineering, Chuo University, Tokyo, 1973. Doctor in Engineering, Chou University, Tokyo, 1993.

Career

Research assistant Chuo University, Tokyo, 1972-1973, lecturer, 1992-1993. From research engineer to senior research engineer Shimizu Corporation, 1973-1991, chief research engineer, 1991-1996. General manager Institute Tech Shimizu Corporation, since 1996.

Visiting professor State University of New York, Buffalo, 1993-1994. Lecturer Tokyo Metropolitan University, 1995-1996. Invited lectr.Eleventh World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Acapulco, Mexico, 1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: (books) State of the Art Underground Structures, 1989, Dynamic Interaction of Soil-Foundation Structure, 1992. (technical report) Reconnaisance Report of the 1990 Luzon, Philippines Earthquake, 1991. Contributor chapter to Pile Under Dyamic Loads, 1992.

Membership

Member Japan Society Civil Engineers (reviewer technical journal. since 1987) Japanese Geotechnical Engineering Society (reviewer technical journal. since 1988), Japan Society for Earthquake Engineering Promotion.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, golf, movies.

Connections

Son of Yoshitaka Shirai and Yoshii T. Married Michiko Takata, November 11, 1978. Children: Shin-ichiro and Yukiko.

father:
Yoshitaka Shirai Yoshii

mother:
Yoshii

spouse:
Michiko Takata

child:
Shin-ichiro and Yukiko Tazoh