Kozo Saito, Ph.D.

Director Institute of Research for Technology Development (IR4TD)
Tennessee Valley Authority Professor in Mechanical Engineering

Research Areas: Automotive Surface Coating and Inspection, Combustion, Fire Research, Lean Manufacturing, Nano-Technology, Scale Modeling

University of Kentucky, College of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering - ME
179 RGAN
Lexington, KY 40506-0503
Phone: 859-257-6336x80639
Fax: 859-257-3304
Email: ksaito@uky.edu

Professional Preparation

B.S. (1975), and Dr. Engrg. (1980) Mechanical Engineering, Seikei University, Tokyo, Japan (Doctoral thesis advisor: R.I. Emori)

Appointments

University of Kentucky

Tennessee Valley Authority Professor in Mechanical Engineering (2001 – present);

Professor (1993 – 2000)

Associate Professor (1986 – 1993)

Princeton University

Prof. Research Staff (1984 – 1986)

Research Associate (1981 – 1984)

University of California, San Diego

Postgraduate Assistant Engineer (1980 – 1981) (Advisors: F.A. Williams and A.S. Gordon)