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science educator

Takuya Matsuda, Japanese science educator. Member of Astronomical Society Japan (president 2003-2004).

Background

Matsuda, Takuya was born on March 12, 1943 in Osaka, Japan. Son of Tetsuo Yuuki and Masako Matsuda.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Kyoto University, Japan, 1965. Master of Science, Kyoto University, Japan, 1967. Doctor of Science, Kyoto University, Japan, 1970.

Career

Research associate Kyoto University, 1970-1973, associate professor in astrophysics and rotating fluid dynamics department aeronautical engineering, 1973-1992. Professor department Earth and planetary science Kobe University, 1992—2006, professor emeritus, 2006. President Japan Skeptics, since 2006.

Membership

Member of Astronomical Society Japan (president 2003-2004).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Aikido.

Connections

Married Eiko Takemura, May 1, 1970. 1 child, Hideya.

father:
Tetsuo Yuuki

mother:
Masako Matsuda

spouse:
Eiko Takemura

child:
Hideya Matsuda