Plenary Speaker

Plenary Speaker  


 

 

MEMS Vibrational Energy Harvester for

IoT Wireless Sensor Applications      

          

 

 Prof. Hiroshi Toshiyoshi

 

 Biography
      Prof. Hiroshi Toshiyoshi received the M.E. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan, in 1993 and 1996, respectively. He joined the Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo in 1996 as a Lecturer. From 1999 to 2001, he was a Visiting Assistant Professor at the University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA. In 2002, he became an Associate Professor with the Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo. From 2005 to 2008, he was the Project Leader of the Optomechatronics Project at Kanagawa Academy of Science and Technology, Kawasaki, Japan. Since 2009, he has been a Professor with the Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, The University of Tokyo. His research interests include optical and RF-MEMS (microelectromechanical systems).

 

 

Nanostructured film electrodes for chemical and biochemical sensors

 

 Prof.Osamu Niwa

 

Biography 

      Osamu Niwa received his Ph.D. from the Department of Applied Chemistry, Kyushu University in 1990. He is currently a Principal Research Scientist in Biomedical Research Institute, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Japan while serving as an Adjunct Professor at the Department of Electronic Chemistry, Interdisciplinary Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology. His research interests include new nanocarbon films for biosensing and electroanalytical applications, surface Plasmon resonance based device and system for immunosensing, microfluidic devices for biomedical and clinical application, and nano and soft biointerfaces. He published more than 200 documents (total citations of 4616 and a h-index of 36).