Officers

ISTVS Officers

PRESIDENT

Dr. Hiroshi Nakashima

Graduate School of Agriculture
Kyoto University
Oiwake-cho
Kitashirakawa, Sakyo-ku
Kyoto 606-8502
Japan

Tel: +81-75-753-6164
Fax: +81-75-753-6165
hiron@kais.kyoto-u.ac.jp

 

VICE PRESIDENT

Dr. Corina Sandu

ASME Fellow, SAE Fellow and Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellow. Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department
Director, Terramechanics, Multibody, and Vehicle Systems (TMVS) Laboratory

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Randolph Hall 107
460 Old Turner Street
Blacksburg, VA 24061-0710
US

Tel: (540) 231-7467
Fax: (540) 231-9100
csandu@vt.edu

 

2ND VICE PRESIDENT

Dr. Lutz Richter

OHB System
Landsberger Str 24
Gilching D-82205
Germany

Tel: +49 (89) 72495 236
lutz.richter@ohb.de

 

DEPUTY GENERAL SECRETARY FOR EUROPE-AFRICA

Dr. Schalk Els

Associate Professor
University of Pretoria
Private Bag X20
Hatfield, 0028
Pretoria, South Africa

 

 

 

 

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GENERAL SECRETARY

Massimo Martelli

MAMOTER - CNR Institute for Agricultural and Earthmoving Machines of the National Research Council of Italy Via Canal Bianco, 28 44124 Ferrara - ITALY

Tel: +39 0532-735636
gs@istvs.org

DEPUTY GENERAL SECRETARY FOR ASIA-PACIFIC

Prof. Junya Yamakawa

Automotive Engineering Laboratory
National Defense Academy
1-10-20 Hashirimizu, Yokosuka 239-8686
Japan

yamakawa@nda.ac.jp
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DEPUTY GENERAL SECRETARY FOR AMERICAS

Dr. Sally Shoop

Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (CRREL)
72 Lyme Road
Hanover, NH 03755
US

Tel: 603.646.4321

sally.a.shoop@erdc.dren.mil


Past ISTVS Presidents

1962–1965 | James J. Murray (General Secretary), USA
1965–1969 | Alan R. Reece,  United Kingdom
1969–1972 | Norman W. Radforth, Canada
1972–1975 | Walter Söhne, Germany
1975–1978 | Dean R. Freitag, USA
1978–1981 | Stig A. K. Areskoug, Sweden
1981–1984 | I. Robert Ehrlich, USA
1984–1987 | Klaus-Jürgen Melzer, Germany
1987–1990 | Robert. D. Wismer, USA
1990–1993 | Michael John Dwyer, United Kingdom
1993–1996 | Raymond N. Yong, Canada
1996–1999 | Masanori Kitano, Japan
1999–2002 | Helmut Schwanghart, Germany
2002–2005 | Jo Yung Wong, Canada
2005–2008 | Iwan Wästerlund, Sweden
2008–2011 | Kazuyoshi Tateyama, Japan
2011–2014 | Sally Shoop, USA
2014–2017 | Péter Kiss, Hungary