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researcher , Mechanical engineer

Takeshi Yamamoto, Japanese mechanical engineer, researcher. Achievements include development of The toroidal Continuously Variable Transmission for automotive; patents for Toroidal Continuously Variable Transmission and new traction drive system. Recipient ASAHARA award for young engineers, Society of Automotive Engineers of Japan, 2002, Outstanding Paper award, Japanese Society of Tribologist, 2004.

Background

Yamamoto, Takeshi was born on February 9, 1969 in Sakai, Osaka, Japan. Son of Takashi and Chieko Yamamoto.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Material Engineering, Tokyo University of Science, 1991. Doctor of Engineering, Yokohama National University, 2004.

Career

Research engineer Nissan Motor Limited company, Yokosuka, Japan, since 1991.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of The toroidal Continuously Variable Transmission for automotive. Patents for Toroidal Continuously Variable Transmission and new traction drive system.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Japanese Society of Tribologist (associate), Society of Automotive Engineers of Japan (associate).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Bicycling.

Connections

father:
Takashi Yamamoto

mother:
Chieko Yamamoto