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May 23, 2019

The 69th JSAE Awards (2019) The Asahara Award of Merit in Technology

The Asahara Award of Merit in Technology of the 69th JSAE Awards (2019) was awarded to Yuta Urushiyama of Head Function, Honda R&D Co., Ltd., for his achievement “Academic contribution to application of automotive structures made of fiber-reinforced plastics.”


The JSAE Awards were established in 1951 with the aim to encourage enhancement and development of automotive engineering and technology. Since their inception, the awards have attracted attention as representative awards of the automotive technology field and of the JSAE, and the winners are held in very high regard for their achievements.


The Asahara Award of Merit in Technology is presented to an individual who has given many years of distinguished service to advance and enhance automotive technology.


   Name of prize: The 69th JSAE Awards, The Asahara Award of Merit in Technology

   Recipient: Yuta Urushiyama (Head Function, Honda R&D Co., Ltd.)

   Title of awarded achievement: Academic contribution to application of automotive structures
                 made of fiber-reinforced plastics