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Mechanical engineer

Yoshisuke Higashida, Japanese mechanical engineer. Achievements include 5 patents for shapes of bolts with longer fatigue lives, plastic injection molding machine, others.

Background

Higashida, Yoshisuke was born on January 11, 1942 in Hiratsuka, Kanagawa, Japan. Son of Hideki and Aya (Hirota) Higashida.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Yokohama (Japan) National University, 1967. Master of Science, Yokohama (Japan) National University, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, University Illinois, 1976.

Career

Researcher Sumitomo Heavy Industries, Ltd., Hiratsuka, Japan, 1969-1983, manager, senior engineer Japan, 1983-1990, senior chief researcher Japan, 1990-1991, senior chief engineer Japan, since 1991. Lecturer Yokohama National University, since 1991.

Achievements

  • Achievements include 5 patents for shapes of bolts with longer fatigue lives, plastic injection molding machine, others.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals including transactions of the Japan Institute of Metals and Welding Journal.

Connections

Married Ruriko Kubotera, July 10, 1973. Children: Joji, Tomoki.

father:
Hideki Higashida

mother:
Aya (Hirota) Higashida

spouse:
Ruriko Kubotera

child:
Joji Higashida

child:
Tomoki Higashida