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applied physics educator

Yoshitaka Okada, Japanese applied physics educator. Recipient Siemens Student Prize of Electrical Engineering, King's College, University London, 1984, Young Researchers award, Japanese Society Applied Physics, 1991; Fulbright scholarship, Japan-United States Educational Commission, 1987-1988 (University of California), Monbusho Research fellowship, Japan Ministry of Education, 1995-1996 (Stanford University).

Background

Okada, Yoshitaka was born on October 11, 1962 in Uji, Kyoto, Japan. Son of Yoshio and Naomi Okada.

Education

Bachelor of Science (honorary), University London, 1984. Master of Engineering, University Tokyo, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy, University Tokyo, 1990.

Career

Research assistant University Tsukuba, Institute of Materials Science, Japan, 1990—1991. Assistant professor University Tsukuba, Institute of Applied Physics, Japan, 1991—2003, associate professor Japan, since 2003. Consulting researcher Yokogawa Electric Company, Musashino, Tokyo, Japan, 1998—2000.

Connections

Married Sumiko Satake, January 27, 1965. 1 child Yu.

father:
Yoshio Okada

mother:
Naomi Okada

spouse:
Sumiko Satake

child:
Yu Okada