Dr. Kazuo Matsuuchi obtained his Ph.D. in Engineering from Osaka University, Japan, in 1976. In 1977, he served as a research assistant at the Institute of Structural Engineering, University of Tsukuba, Japan. He became a full professor at the same university in 1995. In 2012 he earned the title of Professor Emeritus and he is still active at the University of Tsukuba. Dr. Matsuuchi was a visiting professor at Khon Kaen University, Thailand, and a specially appointed professor at the Oguz Khan Engineering and Technology University of Turkmenistan.