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2019.06.04

【Awards and Commendations】Prof. Shinichi Nakasuka, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, received Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications Award for “Radio wave Day”

The award ceremony of Radio Wave Day* was held on the 3rd of June, 2019. Prof. Shinichi Nakasuka, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo, received Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications Award given by Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications.

Prof. Nakasuka serves as an expert committee member for National Research and Development Agency Council of Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications and so on for long time. He made tremendous contributions to promote utilization of radio waves and led to translate its strategies of utilization of information-communications in aerospace field into reality.

*June 1 is Radio Wave Day. Radio Wave Day was established in 1950 to commemorate the liberalization of radio wave use from being a government-exclusive tool to one that could be used by all citizens, by virtue of the enactment of the Radio Act, the Broadcast Act, and the Act for Establishment of the Radio Regulatory Commission.