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coastal geomorphologist and engineer

Tsuguo Sunamura, Japanese coastal geomorphologist and engineer. Member Geological Society of America, Society Sedimentary Geology, Japanese Goemorphol. Union, Japanese Society Civil Engineers, Association Japanese Geographers, British Geomorphol. Research Group.

Background

Sunamura, Tsuguo was born on April 1, 1941 in Tokyo. Son of Teiji and Jun (Hidaka) Sunamura.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Physical Geology, Tokyo Kyoiku University, 1964. Master of Science in Civil Engineering, University Tokyo, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy in Coastal Engineering, 1972.

Career

Coastal engineer research section Nippon Tetrapod Limited company, 1964-1967. Research engineer, then research associate Coast Engineering Laboratory University Tokyo, 1969-1978. Associate professor Institute Geosci.

University Tsukuba, 1978-1987. Professor, 1987-1996. Professor department earth and space science Osaka (Japan) University, since 1996.

Visiting professor civil engineering University Delaware, 1978-1979. Instructor Chuo University, 1970-1978, Chiba University, 1975-1976.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Geomorphology of Rocky Coasts. Member editorial boards professional publns. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Geological Society of America, Society Sedimentary Geology, Japanese Goemorphol. Union, Japanese Society Civil Engineers, Association Japanese Geographers, British Geomorphol. Research Group.

Connections

Married Reiko Ogiwara, January 17, 1971.

father:
Teiji Sunamura

mother:
Jun (Hidaka) Sunamura

spouse:
Reiko Ogiwara