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 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

 

2017–2020 | Hiroshi Nakashima, Japan

2020-2023 | Corina Sandu (elect), USA