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Engineering educator

Tetsuo Shoji, Japanese engineering educator. Member American Society for Microbiology, International Academy Engineering (honorary), Japan Society Mechanical Engineers (award 1982, 87), National Association Corrosion Engineering (A. B. Campbell award 1978).

Background

Shoji, Tetsuo was born on November 16, 1947 in Sendai, Miyagi, Japan. Son of Muneo and Toki (Sohyama).

Education

Bachelor of Engineering, Tohoku University, Sendai, 1970. Master of Science in Engineering, Tohoku University, Sendai, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, Tohoku University, Sendai, 1975.

Career

Research associate Tohoku University, Sendai, 1975-1983, University New Castle, New Castle Upon Tyne, England, 1982-1983. Associate professor Tohoku University, Sendai, 1983-1987, professor, since 1987. Visiting professor Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1994.

Director research Institute for Fracture Technology.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor numerous articles to professional journals including Corrosion, Metal Science, Journal Engineering Materials and Technology. Inventor in field.

Membership

Member American Society for Microbiology, International Academy Engineering (honorary), Japan Society Mechanical Engineers (award 1982, 87), National Association Corrosion Engineering (A. B. Campbell award 1978).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, travel, swimming, driving, tennis.

Connections

Son of; married Yoko Endo, November 3, 1970. Children: Satoshi, Motofumi, Yuriko.

father:
Muneo Son

mother:
Toki (Sohyama) Son

spouse:
Yoko Endo

child:
Satoshi Shoji

child:
Motofumi Shoji

child:
Yuriko Shoji