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Kozo Saito, Ph.D.

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

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859-218-0639
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Appointments

Tennessee Valley Authority Professor in Mechanical Engineering (2001 – present), University of Kentucky

Professor (1993 – 2000), University of Kentucky

Associate Professor (1986 – 1993), University of Kentucky

Prof. Research Staff (1984 – 1986), Princeton University

Research Associate (1981 – 1984), Princeton University

Postgraduate Assistant Engineer (1980 – 1981) (Advisors: F.A. Williams and A.S. Gordon), University of California, San Diego


Education

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


Research Interests:

Automotive Surface Coating and Inspection

Fire Research

Lean Manufacturing

Nano-Technology

Scale Modeling