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physics researcher

Yoshiyuki Kawazoe, Japanese physics researcher. Recipient Eastern Studies prize Indian Embassy, Tokyo, 1990, Japan Information Center for Science and Technology, 1994, The Ken Francis award, Our World in Concrete and Structures, 2001, Academy Contribution prize, Japan Institute Metals, 2003, Shared University award International Business Machines Corporation, 2003, ACCMS prize, 2007.

Background

Kawazoe, Yoshiyuki was born on December 16, 1947 in Sendai, Miyagi, Japan. Son of Tomoya and Teruko Kawazoe.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Tohoku University, Sendai, 1970. Master of Science, Tohoku University, Sendai, 1972. Doctor of Science, Tohoku University, Sendai, 1975.

Career

Research associate College Arts and Sciences Tohoku University, Sendai, 1975-1981, associate professor Center Information Processing, 1981-1990, professor Institute Materials Research, since 1990. Director Center Computational Materials Science, Institute Materials Research, Tohoku University, Sendai, since 1990.

Works

Membership

Member Japan Society Metals, Japan Society Physics, Japan Society Information Processing, Materials Research Society, American Physical Society, Asian Consortium for Computational Materials Science, Society Nano-Science and Technology.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Classical guitar, gardening.

Connections

Married Kikuko Satake, June 13, 1970. Children: Emi, Sayaka.

father:
Tomoya Kawazoe

mother:
Teruko Kawazoe

spouse:
Kikuko Satake

child:
Emi Kawazoe

child:
Sayaka Kawazoe