Dr. Tadahiro Kishida holds a PhD from the University of California, Davis (USA). He was an Assistant Project Scientist at the University of California, Berkeley in the US; Assistant Professor at Chiba University in Japan; Engineer at URS Corporation in Oakland, California (USA). He was a visiting scholar at the University of California, Los Angeles. Dr. Kishida is a professional engineer in the State of California. During his work at University of California in Berkeley, the project received the Excellence award in Structural Engineering by Structural Engineers Association of California.