BME, Osaka (Japan) University, 1971. Mechanical and Materials Engineering, Osaka (Japan) University, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering, Osaka (Japan) University, 1982.
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.
Member Society Experimental Mechanical, American Academy Mechanical.
Married Junko Kondoh, January 5, 1951.