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Mechanical engineering educator

Tohru Kanada, Japanese mechanical engineering educator. Certified engineer. Member Japan Society Design Engineering (vice president since 2007, Research Paper award 1986, 93), Japan Society Precision Engineering, Japan Society Mechanical Engineering (Hatakeyama award 1977).

Background

Kanada, Tohru was born on December 27, 1956 in Ibogawa-Cho, Hyogo, Japan. Son of Hirokazu (Higashiseto) Kanada.

Education

Bachelor Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, 1979. Master Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, 1981. Doctor Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, 1984.

Career

Lecturer, Kanto Gakuin U., Yokohama, Japan, 1984-1987; assistant professor, Kanto Gakuin U., Yokohama, Japan, 1987-1997; professor mechanic engineering, Kanto Gakuin U., Yokohama, Japan, since 1997. Visiting researcher King's College, London.

Achievements

  • Certified engineer.

Membership

Member Japan Society Design Engineering (vice president since 2007, Research Paper award 1986, 93), Japan Society Precision Engineering, Japan Society Mechanical Engineering (Hatakeyama award 1977).

Connections

Married Emiko Harada, April 29, 1984. Children: Hideaki, Yoshiyuki.

father:
Hirokazu (Higashiseto) K. Kanada

spouse:
Emiko Harada

child:
Hideaki Kanada

child:
Yoshiyuki Kanada