Monday 15:00 pm - 16:00 pm FIT seminar room

livMatS Special Colloquium | Prof. Satoshi Konishi (Ritsumeikan University) | Soft microfinger robot for active tactile sensing

Satoshi Konishi is currently Professor (2006-) with Ritsumeikan University, Shiga, Japan, where he joined the faculty in 1996. He is the Editorial Board Member of Sensors and Actuators A, Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, Microsystems & Nanoengineering (Nature Publishing Group). He is also International Steering Committee Member of Transducers Conference and IEEE International Conference of MEMS. Especially he served as general co-chair of International Conference of MEMS 2007 in KOBE. His study is devoted to microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) covering broad ranges from fundamental to applied fields. His current research focuses on biomedical MEMS, especially multiscale interfaces in biomedical engineering. To get an overview of his vast research activities, check out his website.