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Engineering educator

Takeyoshi Tanaka, Japanese engineering educator. Achievements include development of two-layer zone multi-room, multi-story smoke transport model; development of performance-based fire safety design method of buildings; development of physics-based post-earthquake urban fire spread model; development of urban residents evacuation model under post-earthquake fire situation.

Background

Tanaka, Takeyoshi was born on July 6, 1947 in Tottori, Japan. Son of Fujio and Fumi Tanaka.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Kyoto University, Uji, Japan, 1971. Master of Science, Kyoto University, Uji, Japan, 1973.

Career

Researcher Building Research Institute, Tsukuba, Japan, 1973—1997. Professor Kyoto University, since 1997.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of two-layer zone multi-room, multi-story smoke transport model. Development of performance-based fire safety design method of buildings. Development of physics-based post-earthquake urban fire spread model.

    Development of urban residents evacuation model under post-earthquake fire situation.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Go, Noh.

Connections

Married Nobuko Saito, June 1, 2002. Children: Junko Kagomiya, Takako Nomura, Tanaka Shinichiro.

father:
Fujio Tanaka

mother:
Fumi Tanaka

spouse:
Nobuko Saito

child:
Junko Kagomiya Tanaka

child:
Takako Nomura Tanaka

child:
Tanaka Shinichiro Tanaka