Yasushi Miyano

Kanazawa Institute of Technology

Professor Miyano received his Ph D from Keio University in Japan in 1969. He has been a professor in Kanazawa Institute of Technology from 1977, and the director of Materials System Research Laboratory in this school from 1981. His most recent and important accomplishment was to publish a book titled “Durability of Fiber-Reinforced Polymers” with Professor Masayuki Nakada from Wiley-VCH as the compilation of durability studies of polymer composites during 50 years. He organized the first to the 20th Composites Durability Workshop (CDW) with Professor Stephen Tsai of Stanford University from 1998 to 2015. He is continuously a principal investigator of Office of Naval Research (ONR) from 2001.