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
Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department
Director, Advanced Vehicle Dynamics 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

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 ASIA-PACIFIC

Prof. Junya Yamakawa

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

yamakawa@nda.ac.jp
website

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