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researcher , Ceramics educator

Yasuro Ikuma, Japanese ceramics educator, researcher. Research grantee Nippon Sheet Glass Company, 1987, Japanese Ministry Education Science Culture, 1989-1991, 93-2005.

Background

Ikuma, Yasuro was born on March 17, 1948 in Sasayama, Hyogo, Japan. Son of Kazumasa and Chie (Yamamoto) Ikuma.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Tokyo Institute of Technology, 1970. Master of Science, Tokyo Institute of Technology, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, University Utah, 1980.

Career

Researcher Calpis Food Industry Company, Shibuyaku, Tokyo, Japan, 1972-1973, computer system programmer Japan, 1973-1975. Postdoctoral associate University Utah, Salt Lake City, 1979-1981. Research associate Ikutoku Technology University, Atsugi, Kanagawa, Japan, 1981-1983, assistant professor Japan, 1983-1985.

Associate professor Kanagawa Institute of Technology, Atsugi, Japan, 1985-1994, professor Japan, since 1994. Test program consultant Japan Center Examination Research, Minatoku, Japan, since 1981.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author (with others) Basic Science of Ceramics, 1989, Chemistry in Industry, 1990, Inorganic Chemistry for Graduate Students, 1992, Sintering Ceramics, 1995, Inorganic Chemistry, 2000.

Membership

Member American Ceramic Society, Ceramic Society Japan (member editorial board 1988-1990), Surface Science Society Japan (member editorial board 1985-1989), Electrochemical Society, Materials Research Society, Technology Association Refractories, Japan (member editorial board since 2003).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Backpacking.

Connections

father:
Kazumasa Ikuma

mother:
Chie (Yamamoto) Ikuma