Faculty

College of Science and Engineering

Name [Academic Degree] Area of Expertise
FUKUSHIMA, Yuko [Doctor of Theology] New Testament and Christian Origins
KATAMI, Akio [Master of Arts] History of the English Language, English Philology, Medieval English Literature
KAWAGUCHI, Etsu [Master of Arts] English Linguistics (Discourse Analysis)
MORI, Sachiho [Ph.D. (Language Learning)] Verbal learning strategies, second language acquisition
NAKAZONO, Yoshimi [Doctor (Medicine)] Sensitivity Information / Soft Computing, Scientific Sociology, History of Science and Technology
KOERBER ABE Sven Joerg [M.A. (Japanology)] German language education, media informatics
PAGEL, J.W. [Master of Arts] Learner Autonomy and Collaborative Learning
REEDY, D.W. [Master of Science] English Education for speakers of other Languages, CALL
ROBERTSON, C.E. [Master of Arts] L2 Composition, English for Specific Purposes (ESP)
TAKIMOTO, Masahiro [Ed.D., Ph.D] Second Language Acquisition

Department of Physics and Mathematics

Name [Academic Degree] Area of Expertise
AYUKAWA, Shin-ya [Doctor (Engineering)] Solid State Physics (Superconductivity, Microwave Physics)
FURUKAWA, Nobuo [Doctor (Science)] Solid State Physics
ICHIHARA, Naoyuki [Doctor (Mathematical Science)] Mathematics (Probability Theory and Functional Equations)
ISHIDA, Kentaro [Doctor of Engineering] Organogenetic biology
IWAO, Shinsuke [Doctor (Mathematical Science)] Integrable Systems
KAWAKAMI, Hiroshi [Doctor (Mathematical Science)] Integrable Systems
KITANO, Haruhisa [Doctor (Philosophy)] Condensed Matter Physics, Superconductivity, Microwave Property
KITANO, Kenta [Doctor of Science] Ultra-high-speed Laser Spectroscopy
MAEDA, Haruka [Doctor (Engineering)] Physics
MASUDA, Tetsu [Doctor (Science)] Theory of Nonlinear Integrable Systems
MATSUDA, Yoshifumi [Doctor (Mathematical Science)]
MATSUKAWA, Hiroshi [Doctor of Science] Condensed Matter Theory, Condensed Matter Physics, Superconductivity
MATSUMOTO, Hiroyuki [Doctor of Science] Mathematics (Probability Theory)
MITSUI, Toshiyuki [Doctor (Ph.D) (Physics)] Surface Science, Biophysics
MOCHIZUKI, Masahito [Doctor of Science] Theoretical solid state physics
MOTOKI, Takanori [Master of Engineering] Inorganic chemistry (emphasis on superconductors)
NAKAYAMA, Hiromichi [Doctor of Science] Topology
NISHIO, Izumi [Doctor of Science] Polymer Physics, Biological Physics
NISHIYAMA, Kyo [Doctor of Science] Mathematics (Representation Theory)
OHIRA, Yutaka [Doctor of Science] Astrophysics
SAKAMOTO, Takanori [Doctor (Science)] Observational Astrophysics
SAWADA, Makoto
SHIMOYAMA, Jun-ichi [Doctor of Engineering] Solid Defect Science, Superconducting Material Science
SUGIHARA, Masaaki [Doctor of Engineering] Numerical analysis
SUZUKI, Takehito [Doctor of Science] Seismic Physics (particularly theory)
TAKASHIMA, Akito [Doctor of Arts and Sciences] Nano and Micro Science
TAKEUCHI, Akihito [Doctor of Science] Theory of Physical Properties
TAKEUCHI, Yasuhiro [Doctor of Engineering] Applied Mathematics
TANIGUCHI, Kenji [Doctor (Mathematical Science)] Analysis
YAMAMOTO, Daisuke [Doctor of Science] Condensed matter theory
YAMAZAKI, Ryo [Doctor (Science)] Theoretical Astrophysics
YOSHIDA, Atsumasa [Doctor of Science] High Energy Astrophysics, Transient Astrophysical Objects, Space Astrophysical Experiments

Department of Chemistry and Biological Science

Name [Academic Degree] Area of Expertise
ABE, Fumiyoshi [Doctor (Science)] Molecular Genetics, Piezophysiology
ABE, Jiro [Doctor of Engineering] Physical Chemistry, Polymer Chemistry
HASEGAWA, Miki [Doctor (Science)] Coordination Chemistry
HIRATA, Hiromi [Doctor of Science] Neuroscience
ISHII, Ayumi [Doctor of Science] Molecular Spectroscopy (Organic Electronics)
IKEDA, Masami [Doctor (Agriculture)] Bioinformatics, Protein Science, Biophysics
ISOZAKI, Tasuku [Doctor (Science)] Physical Chemistry
JIA, Junjun Material Science, Solid State Physics
KOBAYASHI, Yoichi [Doctor (Science)] Physical Chemistry, Molecular Spectroscopy
KURIHARA, Ryosuke [Doctor (Engineering)] Biomaterials
MIYANO, Masashi [Doctor of Science] Biophysical Chemistry, Protein Chemistry, Structural Biology
MOCHIZUKI, Takahiro [Master of Engineering] Cell biology, biophysics
NAKADA, Kyoko [Doctor (Science)] Quantum Chemistry, Theoretical Chemistry
OGINO, Kazutoyo [Doctor of Engineering] Neuroscience
OKAJIMA, Hajime Physical Chemistry, Molecular Spectroscopy (particularly vibrational spectroscopy)
SAINO, Hiromichi [Doctor (Agriculture)] Structural Biology
SAKAMOTO, Akira [Doctor of Science] Physical chemistry, molecular spectroscopy, structural chemistry
SASAKI, Ikuo [Doctor (Pharmacy)] Organic Chemistry
SHIGESATO, Yuzo [Doctor (Engineering)] Solid State Chemistry, Creation of Inorganic Thin Film Material with Advanced Functions
SUGIMURA, Hideyuki [Doctor of Science] Organic Chemistry, Synthesis of Natural Products
SUWA, Makiko [Doctor (Science)] Life Science, Bioinformatics, Biophysics
SUZUKI, Tadashi [Doctor of Science] Physical Chemistry
TAKEUCHI, Ryo [Doctor of Engineering] Organic Chemistry, Organic Synthesis, Organometallic Chemistry
TANABE, Kazuhito [Doctor of Engineering] Analytical Chemistry, Bioorganic Chemistry, Chemical Biology

Department of Electrical Engineering and Electronic

Name [Academic Degree] Area of Expertise
DAIDO, Tetsuji [Doctor of Engineering] Generator Control
FUCHI, Shingo [Doctor of Engineering] Optical device engineering, optical properties, semiconductor materials, glass materials
HARUYAMA, Junji [Doctor (Engineering)] Nanoelectronics, Quantum/Nano-scopic Property
HASHIMOTO, Osamu [Doctor of Engineering] Applied Radio Wave Engineering
HAYASHI, Yoichi [Doctor of Engineering] Power Electronics
HOSHINO, Kenta [Doctor of Engineering in Information Science] Control Engineering (Particularly nonlinear control theory and stochastic systems theory)
INAGAKI, Yuji [Master of Engineering] Electronic Circuit Engineering
IOKA, Eri [Doctor (Engineering)] Nonlinear analysis
JINUSHI, Hajime [Doctor of Engineering] Information Theory, Communication Theory
KO, Shinji [Doctor of Engineering] Semiconductor photoelectronics, crystal growth
KODAMA, Hideyuki [Doctor (Engineering)] Material Science
MATSUYA, Yasuyuki [Doctor (Engineering)] Electrical Circuits Engineering
MIYA, Nozomi
NOZAWA, Akio [Doctor (Engineering)] Welfare Engineering
OIWA, Kosuke [Master of Engineering] Biomedical engineering, neural engineering
SAWABE, Atsuhito [Doctor of Engineering] Crystal Engineering, Thin Film Device
SO, Tetsu [Doctor of Engineering] Engineering of electric materials (particularly electromagnetic wave absorbers)
SOTOBAYASHI, Hideyuki [Doctor (Engineering)] Optics and Quantum Electronics
SUGA, Ryosuke [Doctor (Engineering)] Microwave and millimeter-wave engineering
YONEYAMA, Jun [Ph.D.] Control Engineering

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Name [Academic Degree] Area of Expertise
CHO, Hideo [Doctor (Engineering)] Laser Ultrasonics, Nondestructive Testing
DONGHYOK, Kang [Doctor (Engineering)] Fluidics, Fluid Machinery, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Experimental Fluid Mechanics
FUJIMOTO, Masakazu [Doctor of Engineering] Precision Machining (with a Strong Focus on Grinding), Other Grinding Processes in General
HASUNUMA, Shota [Master of Engineering] Material strength
HAYASHI, A. Koichi [Ph.D.] Aerospace Engineering, Combustion, Computational Fluid Dynamics
HIROAKI, Keiichi [Doctor of Engineering] Flow induced vibrations
KUMANO, Hiroyuki [Doctor of Engineering] Thermal Engineering
NISHIMIYA, Kojiro
OGAWA, Takeshi [Doctor of Engineering] Strength and Fracture of Materials
OHISHI, Susumu [Doctor of Engineering] Precision Engineering, Precision Machining, Machine Tools, Metrology
SAKAMA,Sayako [Doctor of Engineering] Mechanical engineering (emphasis on flow measurements)
SUGAWARA, Yoshiki [Doctor of Engineering] Mechanics, multibody dynamics
TOGASHI, Kenichi [Doctor of Engineering] Heat Transfer Engineering and Thermal Properties
WATANABE, Masahiro [Doctor (Engineering)] Machinery Dynamics/Control, Control Engineering, Fluid Dynamics, Mechanical Vibrations, Biomechanics
YOKOTA, Kazuhiko [Doctor (Engineering)] Fluid Mechanics, Fluids Engineering, Aeronautics and Astronautics, Jet Propulsion
YONEYAMA, Satoru [Doctor (Engineering)] Solid Mechanics, Experimental Mechanics
ZHANG, Yuelin [Doctor of Engineering] Biomechanics, Mechanical Dynamics

Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering

Name [Academic Degree] Area of Expertise
HIDA, Takuya [Doctor of Engineering] Human Engineering, Industrial Engineering
HIYOSHI, Hisamoto [Doctor (Engineering)] Operations Research, Mathematical Engineering, Computational Geometry
ISHIZU, Syohei [Doctor of Engineering] Quality Information Systems, Evaluation Attributes Structure, Quality Management Technology, Management Quality Assessment
KABURAGI, Takashi [Doctor of Engineering] Learning-based information processing
KAJIYAMA, Tomoko [Doctor of Philosophy] Human-Computer Interaction, Multimedia Retrieval, Knowledge Interaction Design
KUMAGAI, Satoshi [Doctor of Engineering] Business Management Systems, Business Process Management
KURIHARA, Yosuke [Doctor of Engineering] System engineering
MATSUMOTO, Toshiyuki [Doctor (Engineering)] Industrial Engineering, Kaizen Activity, Environmental Education
MIZUYAMA, Hajime [Doctor of Engineering] Production and Operations Management, Collective Intelligence
NONAKA, Tomomi [Doctor of System Engineering] Production Systems Engineering and Service Engineering
ONODA, Takashi [Doctor of Engineering] Statistics machine learning, cybersecurity
OUCHI, Noritomo [Doctor of Engineering] Management Science, Innovation Management
SAITOH, Fumiaki [Doctor (Engineering)] Artificial Intelligent Systems, Computational Intelligence, Soft Computing, Quality Information Systems
SATO, Shin-ichi [Doctor of Science] Requirements Engineering, Software Engineering
SUNG, Shao-Chin [Ph.D. (Information Science)] Operations Research, Game Theory, Combination Optimization
TAKAHASHI, Natsumi [Master's degree (Engineering)] Operations and research (combinational optimization), reliability engineering
ZANG, Wei [Doctor of Commerce] Management Engineering, Decision Theory, Information Theory, Human Resource Management, Fuzzy Theory

Department of Integrated Information Technology

Name [Academic Degree] Area of Expertise
DÜRST, Martin J. [Doctor of Science] World Wide Web Architecture, Software Internationalization, Programming Education
GUILLAUME, Lopez. F. [Doctor of Environmental Studies] Wearable information
HARADA, Minoru [Doctor of Science] Natural Language Processing, Semantic Analysis, Text Mining
HASEGAWA, Dai [Doctor (Information Science)] Human-Robot Interaction, Natural Language Processing
ISOYAMA, Naoya [Master of Engineering] Wearable Computing, Human-Computer Interaction
KOMIYAMA, Setsu [Doctor of Engineering] Sensory Engineering, Acoustic Engineering
MATSUBARA, Shunichi [Doctor of Science] Formal Language Theory, Computational Complexity Theory
MATSUMURA, Fuyuko [Doctor of Engineering] Web-based interaction
MORIKAWA, Hiroyuki [Doctor of Global Information and Telecommunications Studies] Ergonomics, information science, media information science
OHARA, Kozo [Doctor (Engineering)] Discovery Science, Knowledge Engineering, Data Mining, Machine Learning
SAKUTA, Hiroshi [Doctor of Engineering] Computer Application Science, Design Information Engineering
SUMI, Kazuhiko [Doctor of Engineering] Visual Information Science
TAKAHASHI, Junji [Doctor (Doctor of Engineering)] Mechatronics, robotics, sensor networks
TOBE, Yoshito [Doctor (Media and Governance)] Communication Networks
TOYOTA, Tetsuya [Doctor of Engineering] Intelligent Information, Educational Technology
YAMAGUCHI, Hiroaki [Doctor of Engineering] Robotics, Nonlinear Control, Applied Mechanics
YONEZAWA, Naoaki [Master of Engineering] Robot engineering
YOSHIDA, Takeshi [Doctor of Engineering] Computer Vision, Robotics