Curriculum vitae

 

              Name        :   Hiroshi Suemasu    Mail

              Birth date    :  31, May, 1952       Age : 62

              Nationality   :  Japanese

              Affiliation    :  Sophia University

              Department  :  Engineering and Applied Sciences

              Address     : 7-1 Kioicho, Chiyodaku, Tokyo, 102-8554, JAPAN

              E-mail address : suemasu@sophia.ac.jp

              Title         :  Professor

              Degree       :  Doctor of Engineering (University of Tokyo) 1980

              Home page Address : http://www.me.sophia.ac.jp/~suemasu/

 

EDUCATION:

              University of Tokyo, Tokyo, JAPAN                BS, Aeronautics              1975

              University of Tokyo, Tokyo, JAPAN                MS, Aeronautics             1977

              University of Tokyo, Tokyo, JAPAN                Dr, Aeronautics               1980

 

CURRENT AND PREVIOUS ACADEMIC POSITIONS:

·   Professor,        Department of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Sophia University,  2008

·   Professor,        Department of Mechanical Engineering, Sophia University,  1994~2008

·   Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Sophia University,  1986~1994

·   Research Associate, Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, University of Tokyo,   1981~1986

·   Research Associate, Institute of Astronautics and Aeronautics, University of Tokyo, 1980~1981

Other international and domestic career

·   Visiting Scientist, Advanced Composite Center and Innovation and Sciences, University of Bristol, Great Britain, April, 2013~September, 2013

·  Visiting Researcher, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency , Japan, April, 2003~March, 2005

·   Visiting Professor, Institute for Space and Astronautic Science, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, April, 2004~March, 2006

·  Visiting Scientist, Institute for Composite Materials, University of Kaiserslautern, Germany, April, 1992~May, 1993 ( Fellowship of Alexander von Humbodt )

·  Visiting Researcher, National Aerospace Laboratory, Japan, April, 1988~March, 1991

·   Visiting Associate Professor, Institute for Space and Astronautic Science, April, 1989~March, 1991

·   Visiting Research assistant Professor, Department of Theoretical & Applied Mechanics, University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign,  October, 1983~October, 1985

 

HONORS AND AWARDS:

·  Hayashi Prize, Japan Society for Composite materials, May, 1989

·   Prize for Research Paper, Japan Society for Composite materials, June, 2001

·   Prize for Research Paper, Japan Society for Aeronautical and space Sciences, June, 2004

·  Kimpara Prize, Society for Study of Composite Interfaces, May, 1989

·   Prize for Research Paper, Japan Society for Composite materials, June, 2008

 

MEMBERSHIPS IN PROFESSIONAL AND HONORARY SOCIETIES:  

 

                              Japan Society for Aeronautics and Astronautics, 1977–

                              Japan Society for Composite Materials, 1982~

                              Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1985~

                              The Japan Reinforced Plastics Society, 1990~

                              Society of Material Sciences, Japan, 1999~

                              American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, 1994