Faculty of Creative EngineeringDepartment of Vehicle System Engineering

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Faculty Members

  • Throngnumchai Kraisorn

    Kraisorn Throngnumchai Professor

    [Key Words]
    • Electrification of vehicle propulsion system
    • Power electronics for electric vehicles
    • Electromagnetic compatibility for vehicle applications
    [Research Themes]
    • Super-quick battery charging system
    • Wireless power transferring system
    • Novel motor system
    • Split-axle hybrid electric vehicle
    • Far-field emission estimating and suppressing technique
  • Makoto Yamakado

    Makoto Yamakado Professor

    [Key Words]
    • Creation of the next generation "Jinba Ittai" driving pleasure by intelligentization
    [Research Themes]
    • Research on easy-to-drive vehicles using driving simulators
    • Research on full-by-wire vehicles
    • Automatic driving using external sensor
    • Study of ride comfortable vehicles considering three-dimensional motion
    • Research on driving mechanism that realizes the fastest speed
  • Toshihiro Wakita

    Toshihiro Wakita Professor

    [Key Words]
    • Autonomous Driving and Human Machine Interfaces
    [Research Themes]
    • autonomous driving in mixture traffics of autonomous and human-driving vehicles
    • interaction between human driver and autonomous driving vehicle
    • driving senses of human drivers
  • Akihito Okazaki

    Akihito Okazaki Associate professor

    [Key Words]
    • Hybridization fusing ICE and e-machine
    • Development Design Engineering
    • Improvement of Higher Engineering Education
    • History of Technology applied for Automotive Development
    [Research Themes]
    • Development Design for Formula Hybrids at SAE
    • Feasibility Study for Mild-Hybrid System (+48V)
    • Study on application method of lithium titanate battery
    • Study on pressure measurement in internal combustion engines
    • Research on collaboration method of engineering subject education and PBL education
  • Toru Fujisawa

    Toru Fujisawa Associate professor

    [Key Words]
    • Applied Research for Solar Electric Vehicle
    • Electric Drive with LiB and SPMSM
    • Microcontroller Application / IoT Device Development
    [Research Themes]
    • Photovoltaic System, Peak Power Tracker, Thermosiphon Solar Collector
    • Embedded Software and Microcontroller / IoT Device Development
    • Telemetry System with BLE, Smartphone
    • SPMSM, Inverter, LiB, BMS
    • Vital Sign Application with Fitness Tracker
  • Shunji Kato

    Shunji Kato Assistant professor

    [Key Words]
    • Production engineering for automobile
    [Research Themes]
    • Off-set roller bending of aluminum space frame
    • Visualization of contact condition between a workpiece and die during stamping
    • Study on low frequency vibratory drilling
  • Yoshio Kano

    Yoshio Kano Assistant professor

  • Takashi Kawaguchi

    Takashi Kawaguchi Assistant professor

    [Key Words]
    • Applied Research in Solar Collectors and Hybrid Collectors
    • Effects of G-Vectoring Control for Solar Car
    [Research Themes]
    • Experimental investigation of running solar thermosyphon system
    • Geometrical approach to vehicle dynamics and control
    • Strategy on how to win solar car race by using the G-Vectoring control
  • Seiji Komiya

    Seiji Komiya Assistant professor

    [Key Words]
    • Researching personal mobile vehicles that can be used safely by elderly people
    • Developing safety vehicle by various sensor services
    [Research Themes]
    • Study of Personal Mobility Vehicle
    • Research and development of cooperative driving technology of people and vehicles
    • Research on engineering education using ICT
    • Research on in-process monitoring for press processing