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educator , Mechanical engineer

Takashi Yokoyama, Japanese mechanical engineer, educator. Achievements include contributions to dynamic fracture mechanics and stress/strain analysis, leadership in impact testing of materials. Member Society Experimental Mechanical, American Academy Mechanical.

Background

Yokoyama, Takashi was born on August 20, 1947 in Matsue, Shimane, Japan. Son of Haruo and Yukiko (Tanaka) Yokoyama.

Education

BME, Osaka (Japan) University, 1971. Mechanical and Materials Engineering, Osaka (Japan) University, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering, Osaka (Japan) University, 1982.

Career

Research associate Ehime University, Matsuyama, Japan, 1974-1979, Osaka University, 1979-1989, associate professor, 1989-1990. Professor Okayama (Japan) University of Science, since 1990. Visiting scholar University Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada, 1989.

German Academic Exchange Service research fellow Technology University Hamburg, Germany, 1992. Part-time lecturer Okayama University, 1995.

Achievements

  • Achievements include contributions to dynamic fracture mechanics and stress/strain analysis, leadership in impact testing of materials.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Vibration Engineering, 1992. Contributor articles to professional publications.

Membership

Member Society Experimental Mechanical, American Academy Mechanical.

Connections

Married Junko Kondoh, January 5, 1951.

father:
Haruo Yokoyama

mother:
Yukiko (Tanaka) Yokoyama

spouse:
Junko Kondoh