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    President / Vice President

    NameSpecialized Area
    Hiroshi Yamamoto
    President
    Medicine
    Research on the cause, pathogenesis and control of diabetic angiopathy
    Yoshimasa Yokogawa
    Vice President
    Theory of Art and Care
    Creative Experiments of 'Hospitality Art'
    Faculty of Production Systems Engineering and Sciences Department of Production Systems Engineering and Sciences

    NameSpecialized Area
    Shigeo Kimura
    Dean
    Thermal Engineering
    Buoyancy driven convection and geothermal energy development
    Nobuyoshi Kawabata
    Professor
    Fluid Engineering
    Smoke and human behavior in enclosed space / Study on grooved bearings
    Yoshinori Yamada
    Professor
    Materials Science and Engineering
    Mechanical properties of polymers and polymer composites
    Hiroyuki Kagawa
    Professor
    Mechanical Engineering and Glaciology
    Development of mechanical devices and measuring systems / Analysis and evaluation of performances, strengths, and other mechanical properties
    Yusuke Ueno
    Assistant Professor
    Machine tool, Robotics
    Study on improving the precision and intelligence of machine tools and robot arms by heuristic and learning
    Shinobu Sakai
    Professor
    Sports Engineering
    Research and development on sports equipment and high-performance training machine
    Jin-Xing Shi
    Assistant Professor
    Solid Mechanics / CAE
    Shape design optimization of composite structures/nano structures
    Atsushi Tomizawa
    Professor
    Plasticity
    Development of new metal working and forming process and resarch of structural design for high strength and light weight
    Hyung-Won Park
    Assistant Professor
    Materials Science and Production Engineering
    Research and development of novel structural materials and its processing
    Yoshio Iwata
    Professor
    Dynamics of Machinery
    Study on vibration control of machinery / Development of dynamic absorber and impact damper
    Masatoshi Hikizu
    Associate Professor
    Mechatronics
    Control of robots. Development of power assist mechanism
    Sotoshi Yamada
    Professor
    Magnetics Engineering
    Research on development of functional magnetic devices and micro magnetic sensors
    Shinji Ikeda
    Associate Professor
    Magnetics Engineering
    High frequency devices and precision machining, using magnetic particles
    Haruhiko Kimura
    Professor
    Information Technology
    Research related AI applications, supporting for caring of solitary aged person and recognition of environments
    Yusuke Kajiwara
    Associate Professor
    Artificial Intelligence
    Predicting the Coping Skills of Older Drivers in the Face of Unexpected Situation
    Yoshihiro Ueda
    Professor
    Data Science
    Research on anomaly detection and inspection process automation using AI and IoT technics
    Kazuma Sakamoto
    Assistant
    Professor
    Data Science
    Research on estimation of attributes of SNS users, extraction of social phenomena, and person recognition
    Tatsuto Murayama
    Professor
    Mathematical Informatics
    Statistical physics of information processing systems
    Masaaki Adachi
    Professor
    Optical Metrology
    High precision shape measurement method of rough surface using a camera viewing along the same direction as a laser beam
    Hiroshi Tamura
    Professor
    Mathematical physics
    Research on quantum statistical mechanics in terms of functional analysis and probability theory
    Faculty of Health Sciences Department of Nursing

    NameSpecialized Area
    Kazuyo Kitaoka
    Dean
    Mental Health Nursing
    Study on work environment and mental health of employees
    Yuko Matsui
    Professor
    Fundamental Nursing
    Reserch on skin disorders related to chemotherapy
    Miho Uchida
    Professor
    Fundamental Nursing
    Study on cleanliness management of hospital environment (water supply, etc.)
    Chinatsu Kato
    Assistant Professor
    Fundamental Nursing
    Nursing support for people with sleep apnea syndrome under CPAP therapy
    Yuiko Suzuki
    Assistant Professor
    Adult Nursing
    Basic research on self-care of lymphedema
    Yukari Fujita
    Assistant Professor
    Fundamental Nursing
    Study on education for patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus using social skills, and on prevention of interruption of diabetic care
    Terumi Ueda
    Assistant Professor
    Fundamental Nursing
    Development of new outcome indicators and treatments for leg edema of older adults
    Miho Katayama
    Lecturer
    Mental Health Nursing
    Study on emotions and behaviors of mothers in childcare process
    Ritsuko Aijo
    Assistant Professor
    Mental Health Nursing
    Study on Cognitive Rehabilitation
    Matsumi Yamazaki
    Professor
    Adult Nursing
    Study on physical activity in people with type 2 diabetes or chronic illness
    Daisuke Sato
    Associate Professor
    Adult Nursing
    Health support for cancer survivors using telenursing
    Etsuko Matsumura
    Lecturer
    Adult Nursing
    Study on mental health of nurses/Study on Partnership nursing system (PNS)
    Yumi Koizumi
    Professor
    Gerontological Nursing
    Study on Taktil Care/Study on nursing support of senior citizens with dementia and caregiving families
    Noriyo Yuno
    Lecturer
    Gerontological Nursing
    Causes of falls in patients with cancer
    Eri Konda
    Assistant Professor
    Gerontological Nursing
    Study on oral frailty and meal support in senior citizens with type 2 diabetes
    Hiroko Morikawa
    Professor
    Pediatric Nursing
    Intervention study to ensure acceptability of self management behaviors in people with diabetes
    Azusa Oda
    Assistant Professor
    Pediatric Nursing
    Blood glucose-sleep monitoring in children with type 1 diabetes
    Megumi Sakamoto
    Professor
    Maternal Nursing
    Health care and nutrition education in perinatal women and infants
    Takayo Yamada
    Lecturer
    Maternity nursing
    Study of midwifery sutdent performance during antenatal health cheack
    Mayumi Tokuda
    Professor
    Home Care Nursing
    Study on defecation care / Study on home care nursing
    Yukari Shimizu
    Lecturer
    Home Care Nursing
    Study on the exposure and evaluation of antibacterial substances against allergies
    Motoko Nakashima
    Professor
    Public Health Nursing
    Study of the life habits of workers and retirees
    Akie Nakada
    Associate Professor
    Public Health Nursing
    Research on evaluation of community health projects / Research using community health data / Research on evaluation of education using Active learning
    Naoko Ito
    Lecturer
    Public Health Nursing
    Studies on Care for Elderly People with Different Cultural Backgrounds
    Michiko Ikeda
    Assistant Professor
    Public Health Nursing
    Study on the effects of environmental pollution of dioxins on children
    Masune Sukegara
    Professor
    Psychology
    Psychometric theory: Theories and methods of measuring individual differences
    Faculty of Health Sciences Department of Clinical Engineering

    NameSpecialized Area
    Shigeru Sanada
    Chair
    Medical Imaging Technology
    Development of physiologic-functional radiography (pfRAD): dynamic imaging for physiological and functional diagnostic information
    Shoichi Iseki
    Professor
    Histology
    Morphological and histochemical study on cellular gene expression and differentiation
    Masakuni Iwahashi
    Professor
    Medical and Biological Engineering
    Study on biomagnetism and magnetic stimulation
    Jun Hirayama
    Professor
    Chronobiology
    Study on light-dependent regulation of circadian clock
    Shinji Fukasawa
    Professor
    Artificial Respiratory Apparatusology
    Study on related to respiratory center activity and ventilation
    Tadashi Hachiga
    Professor
    Bioelectrical System
    Three Dimensional mapping of Blood Flow and Blood Vessels by Using Advanced Multipoint Laser Doppler velocimeter
    Kenji Nakayama
    Professor
    Medical Signal Processing
    Adaptive signal processing and AI(neural networks) and their applications to medical information analysis
    Jongho Lee
    Professor
    Human Medical Engineering
    Study on health care and medical assistance of the elderly based on analysis of motor control functions in the brain
    Masamichi Nogawa
    Associate Professor
    Biomedical Engineering
    Healthcare, welfare, and therapeutic technology
    Kazuhisa Fujita
    Associate Professor
    Mathematical model
    Neural Information Processing
    Neural network, clustering, and other machine learning methods
    Hideo Sakamoto
    Lecturer
    Medical Engineering
    Research on construction of intracircuit blood coagulation detection system in extracorporeal circulation
    Junko Izawa
    Lecturer
    Medical Imaging Technology
    3D geometric analysis of objects for medical images
    Ikuto Suzuki
    Assistant Professor
    Biomedical engineering
    Medical system for prevention of life-style related diseases and progression of chronic diseases
    Yoshinori Sato
    Associate Professor
    Biomedical engineering
    Research on dialysis membrane material
    Faculty of Intercultural Communication Department of Intercultural Communication

    NameSpecialized Area
    Ray Iwata
    Dean
    Chinese Linguistics
    Chinese dialectology and phonetics
    Shigeki Shakuya
    Professor
    Anthropology of Tourism
    Studies on local society participation in tourism development of Maya archaeological parks
    Fukiko Nakako
    Associate Professor
    Tourism,Tourism Sociology
    Accessible Tourism, Local Tourism development,Social Capital
    Yuki Asakura
    Associate Professor
    Cultural Policy
    International comparison of cultural policy, Value of arts and culture
    Kiyohide Morita
    Professor
    Food and Agricultural Economics
    World food supply and demand, International comparison of agriculture and Regional revitalization
    Makoto Kimura
    Associate Professor
    Psychology
    Psychological adjustment, psychological influence with rapid social development as tourist destination
    Maqsooda Sarfi Shiotani
    Associate Professor
    Intercultural Communication
    History of Central Asia and Mongolia,Culture,Gender Contemporary History of Mongolia, Culture and Religion , Comparative Studies with India and Japan.
    Saya Kiba
    Associate Professor
    Political Science, International Relations
    Southeast Asian Studies, Foreign and Security Policies in the Asia Pacific, Military Sociology
    Yushi Chiba
    Associate Professor
    Area Studies, Media Studies
    Studies on Media, Politics, and Society in the Middle East
    Tadayuki Ichinowatari
    Associate Professor
    International Policical Economy and Trade
    Studies on Globalization and emerging economies
    Satoshi Nishimura
    Professor
    Japanese Literature
    Japanese Classical Literature and History of Noh
    Bunei Kohara
    Professor
    Film Studies and Literature
    Psychoanalytic, Aesthetic, and Historical Approaches to American Films
    Toru Okamura
    Professor
    Sociolinguistics
    Pidgin and Creole Linguistics
    Miyuki Nagatsuji
    Associate Professor
    Linguistics
    Research on English and Japanese clause-linking structures in utterance interpretation
    Toshihiko Shimauchi
    Associate Professor
    Linguistics
    Research on English teaching based on Second Language Acquisition theories
    Robert Sanders
    Professor
    Chinese Linguistics
    Chinese language education and Mandarin dialectology
    Naihua Liu
    Professor
    Chinese Linguistics
    Teaching Chinese as a Second Language