Laboratory of
Structural Mechanics

Professor Hiroaki Tanaka
Lecturer Akira Kudo

Research Interests
Advanced composite materials and their applications
Repair of aircraft structures
Galvanic corrosion induced by CFRP
Structural analysis and design for space structures
Design and control of adaptive structures


Wing of F-2
(Japanese fighter aircraft)

High-speed impact tester

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Department of Aerospace Engineering
National Defense Academy

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