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Mechanical engineering educator

Yasutaka Nagano, Japanese mechanical engineering educator. Recipient best paper award Heat Transfer Society Japan, 1992.

Background

Nagano, Yasutaka was born on September 15, 1943 in Nagoya, Japan.

Education

Master of Science, University Tokyo, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, Nagoya University, 1978.

Career

Research associate Nagoya Institute of Technology, 1969-1976, lecturer, 1976-1978, associate professor, 1978-1984, professor, since 1984. Visiting scholar Imperial College, London, 1981, Stanford University, 1981.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Near-Wall Turbulence, 1988, Computers and Computing in Heat Transfer Science and Engineering, 1991, Engineering Turbulence Modelling and Experiments, 1993.

Membership

Member advisory committee Nagoya City Science Museum, since 1984, Foundation Chubu Science & Technology Center, since 1989, Nagoya Convention Bureau, since 1991. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Physical Society, Japan Society Mechanical Engineers (best paper award 1988, executive committee 1989-1991), Japan Association Refrigeration (executive committee since 1992), Japan Society Computational Fluid Dynamics (executive committee since 1992).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sports, classical music.

Connections

Married Masae Nagano. Children: Yasuko, Ikuko, Seiko.

spouse:
Masae Nagano

child:
Yasuko Nagano

child:
Ikuko Nagano

child:
Seiko Nagano