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researcher , Metallurgical engineer

Toru Goto, Japanese metallurgical engineer, researcher. Member Japan Society Mechanical Engineers (executive director Lansai branch 1992-1994), Society Materials Science Japan (director 1995-1996, Technology Improvement prize 1982).

Background

Goto, Toru was born on February 20, 1942 in Nara, Japan. Son of Yoichi and Shigeko (Hori) Goto.

Education

Bachelor in Engineering, Kyoto University, 1964. Doctor in Engineering, Kyoto University, 1981. Master of Science, Pennsylvania State University, 1966.

Career

Assistant, Kyoto U., 1968-1971; senior research engineer, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Takasago, 1980-1984; assistant chief research engineer, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Takasago, 1984-1988; assistant chief engineer, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Takasago, 1988-1995; chief staff engineer, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Takasago, since 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: X-Ray Stress Analysis, 1972, Material Ageing and Life Extension, 1993.

Membership

Member Japan Society Mechanical Engineers (executive director Lansai branch 1992-1994), Society Materials Science Japan (director 1995-1996, Technology Improvement prize 1982).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: go, golf, personal computers.

Connections

Married Fumiko Kaneko. Children: Takaaki, Hiroyuki, Fumitoshi.

father:
Yoichi Goto

mother:
Shigeko (Hori) Goto

spouse:
Fumiko Kaneko

child:
Fumitoshi Goto

child:
Takaaki Goto

child:
Hiroyuki Goto