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educator , physicist

Toshijiro Tanaka, Japanese physicist, educator. Recipient MBC prize Minami Nihon Broadcasting Company Ltd., Kagoshima, 1990. Member committee Kagoshima Industrial Technology Association, since 1990. Member Institute Electrical, Information, Committee Engineering, Physical Society Japan, American Physical Society, Physics Education Society Japan.

Background

Tanaka, Toshijiro was born on July 12, 1944 in Ooda, Shimane, Japan. Son of Takeshiro and Masayo (Tanaka) Tanaka.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Ibaragi University, Mito, Japan, 1967. Master of Science, Kobe (Japan) University, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, Osaka (Japan) University, 1976.

Career

Lecturer Kagoshima (Japan) Prefectural College, 1977-1978, associate professor, 1978-1984, professor, 1984—1997, Hiroshima (Japan) Prefectural University, since 1997. Director Center for Information Science, Hiroshima, since 2001. Visiting scholar University California, Santa Barbara, 1979-1980.

Membership

Member committee Kagoshima Industrial Technology Association, since 1990. Member Institute Electrical, Information, Committee Engineering, Physical Society Japan, American Physical Society, Physics Education Society Japan.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, igo, japanese folk music, dance.

Connections

Married Hiroko Kodashiro, April 27, 1983. Children: Haruna, Hideki, Yoshiki.

father:
Takeshiro Tanaka

mother:
Masayo (Tanaka) Tanaka

spouse:
Hiroko Kodashiro

children:
Haruna Tanaka

Hideki Tanaka

Yoshiki Tanaka