Kusmayanto Kadiman

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Kusmayanto Kadiman
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9th State Minister for Research and Technology of Indonesia
In office
October 21, 2004 – October 20, 2009
Preceded by Hatta Rajasa
Succeeded by Suharna Surapranata
Personal details
Born (1954-05-01) 1 May 1954 (age 62)
Bandung, West Java, Indonesia
Alma mater Bandung Institute of Technology
Australian National University
Occupation Engineer, Politician
Religion Islam

Kusmayanto Kadiman, PhD. (born in Bandung, West Java May 1, 1954) is Indonesian Minister for Research and Technology in United Indonesia Cabinet.[1]


He studied engineering physics at Bandung Institute of Technology, graduating in 1977. He received his Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) from Australian National University in 1988.


He has served as head of Pusat Komputer PIKSI, Bandung Institute of Technology and rector of Bandung Institute of Technology[2] He was Minister for Research and Technology, United Indonesia Cabinet, 2004–2009[3]

Personal life[edit]

He is married and has two sons and a daughter.


  1. ^ Kusmayanto Kadiman from ristek.go.id
  2. ^ Adjat Sakri. "History of Rector of Bandung Institute of Technology". Bandung Institute of Technology. Retrieved May 9, 2015. 
  3. ^ "ASEAN Economic Community (AEC): A little bit troubled". Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education of Indonesia. July 18, 2014. Retrieved May 9, 2015. 
Political offices
Preceded by
Hatta Rajasa
State Minister for Research and Technology of Indonesia
Succeeded by
Suharna Surapranata
Academic offices
Preceded by
Wiranto Arismunandar
Rector of Bandung Institute of Technology
Succeeded by
Djoko Santoso