Professor Kenichi Yoshida of the University of Tokushima passed away on October 10, 2022 at age 75. We have lost a kind colleague and friend from Japanese AE Community. His contributions to AE centered on the deformation mechanisms of intermetallic compounds, gas leakage detection and hydrogen damage evaluation of Al alloys. Professor Kenichi Yoshida made many contributions to the AE field, he regularly and actively, and first of all enthusiastically attended the EWGAE, AEWG and Japanese conferences.
We express our heartfelt condolences to his family and relatives as well our friends in Japanese AE Community.
On behalf of the EWGAE executive committee:
Markus Sause (chairman), Antolino Gallego (secretary), Horst Trattnig (treasurer),
Els Verstrynge (deputy chair), Gerald Lackner (deputy secretary), Athanasios Anastasopoulos (deputy treasurer)
JCAE of memory of Professor Kanihi Yoshida
36th EUROPEAN CONFERENCE ON ACOUSTIC EMISSION TESTING (EWGAE)
will be held in
on September 18th ÷ 20th, 2024