Dr. Akiko Konnai, Chief Researcher of the System Engineering and Safety Technology Research Group, Marine Risk Assessment Department, received the Certificate of Merit for Outstanding Presentation from the Power and Energy Systems Division, Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers.
Dr. Chikahisa Murakami, Group Leader of Ship Structural Standards Development Group, Structural Strength Evaluation Department, received the International Standardization Contributor’s Award from Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry.
Ms. Eiko Saito, Researcher of Knowledge System Research Group, Knowledge and Data System Department, received the Freshman Presentation Award from Japan Institute of Navigation.
Dr. Kohei Matsuo, Chief Researcher for Structural and Infrastructure Technologies, Core Manufacturing Technology Department, received the Inspiring Visionary Award from HANSA, a maritime magazine in Germany.
Dr. Susumu Ota, Director of Center for International Cooperation, was honoured with “Tenth National Maritime Awards” from the Prime Minister