NSF Summer Institute on Nano Mechanics
and Materials

NSF Fellowship
Travel Directions
Surface Engineering and Coatings


Kazuhisa Miyoshi is senior research scientist and engineer at the NASA Glenn Research Center, Cleveland, Ohio. For the past 35 years, he has been involved in research in materials characterization, surface science/engineering, and tribology. He has been the author, coauthor, editor, or coeditor of more than 190 journal articles, journal special issues, NASA formal technical publication series reports, conference proceedings, book chapters, and books. Kazuhisa Miyoshi is a member of the Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers, the American Ceramic Society, the American Vacuum Society, and the Japanese Society of Tribologists. He received a B.S. in mechanical engineering (1968) from the Osaka Institute of Technology, Japan, and an M.S. (1970) and Ph.D. (1975) in precision engineering from Osaka University, Japan.