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Engineering educator

Yoshinori Maekawa, Japanese engineering educator. Member Japan Society Die and Mold Technology (board directors 1988-1994, editor journal. 1988-1994), Japan Society Polymer Processing (editor journal. 1991-1993), Japan Society Mechanical Engineers, Japan Society Technology of Plasticity, Information Processing Society Japan.

Background

Maekawa, Yoshinori was born on November 3, 1946 in Kashihara, Osaka, Japan. Son of Yoshio and Teruko (Kuramoto) Maekawa.

Education

Bachelor in Engineering, Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan, 1969. Master in Engineering, Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan, 1971. Doctor of Engineering, Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan, 1982.

Career

Researcher Osaka Prefectural Industrial Research Institute, 1971-1983, chief researcher, 1983-1990. Associate professor Osaka Sangyo University, 1990-1995, professor, since 1996. Guest researcher Institute Umformtecknik, University Stuttgart, Germany, 1978-1979.

Visiting professor University Massachusetts, Lowell, 1997. Member committee Computer Graphics Osaka, since 1985.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Introduction to Computer Aided Design, 1995. Editor: Computer Aided Engineering, 1988. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Japan Society Die and Mold Technology (board directors 1988-1994, editor journal. 1988-1994), Japan Society Polymer Processing (editor journal. 1991-1993), Japan Society Mechanical Engineers, Japan Society Technology of Plasticity, Information Processing Society Japan.

Connections

Married Megumi Matsumura, May 3, 1974. Children: Yoko, Eri.

father:
Yoshio Maekawa

mother:
Teruko (Kuramoto) Maekawa

spouse:
Megumi Matsumura

child:
Yoko Maekawa

child:
Eri Maekawa