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Hisao MATSUNAGA Last modified date:2022.06.30

Professor / Hydrogen Utilization Engineering
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Faculty of Engineering

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Academic Degree
Dr. Eng.
Country of degree conferring institution (Overseas)
Field of Specialization
Strength of materials, Metal fatigue, Hydrogen embrittlement
Total Priod of education and research career in the foreign country
Research Interests
  • Study on the influence of hydrogen on strength properties of metallic materials and proposal of the methods of materials selection and strength design
    keyword : Hydrogen embrittlement
  • Evaluation of rolling contact fatigue strength based on fracture mechanics
    keyword : Rolling contact fatigue, Fracture mechanics
Academic Activities
1. Hisao MATSUNAGA, Yamabe Junichiro, Saburo MATSUOKA, Tensile and fatigue behavior of steels in high pressure hydrogen gas atmospheres, Plenary Lecture, The 12th International Conference on the Mechanical Behavior of Materials (ICM12), 2015.05.
Membership in Academic Society
  • Japan Welding Society
  • The Society of Materials Science, Japan
  • The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • The Iron and Steel Institute of Japan (ISIJ)
  • Japanese Society for Engineering Education
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers, ASME
  • Canadian Standards Association (CSA)
Other Educational Activities
  • 2018.09.