Yasutaka FUJIMOTO

The Japanese version is here.
Reserch Interests
Industrial Automation, e.g., Optimization, Production Planning/Scheduling, Discrete Event Systems, Manufacturing Automation, Motion Control, Actuators, Robotics, etc.
Biography
Yasutaka Fujimoto received B.E., M.E., and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from Yokohama National University, Yokohama, Japan, in 1993, 1995, and 1998, respectively. In 1998 he joined the Department of Electrical Engineering, Keio University, Yokohama, Japan as a research associate. Since 1999, he has been with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Yokohama National University, Japan, where he is currently a professor. He is a senior member of IEE of Japan and IEEE, and a member of Robotics Society of Japan, SICE, JSAE, IEICE, and INFORMS.
Committees
Special Session Co-Chair, IEEE International Conference on Industrial Technology 2003, Maribor
Chair, IEE-Japan Investigating R&D Committee on High-reliability Technology in Logic Control Systems (2004.8-2006.7)
Chair, IEE-Japan Investigating R&D Committee on Monitoring Control System and Information Management System for Public Facilities (2007.10-2009.9)
Program Committee Vice-Chair, The 30th Annual Conference of the Robotics Society of Japan (2008.12-2009.9)
Director, SICE Technical Committee on Mechatronics System (2009.1-2010.12)
Track Chair, IEEJ International Powerelectronics Conference 2010 (2009.4-2011.3)
Vice Chair, IEEE Industrial Electronics Society Technical Committee on Sensor and Actuators (2010.1-2011.12)
Associate Editor, Journal of Robotics Society of Japan (2010.4-2012.3)
Vice Chair, The Japanese National Committee for IEC TC44 (Safety of Machinery - Electrotechnical aspect), The Japan Machinery Federation (2011.4-present)
Chair, IEEE Industrial Electronics Society Technical Committee on Sensor and Actuators (2012.1-2013.12)
AdCom Member, IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (2012.1-2013.12)
Technical Program Chair, IEEE International Workshop on Advanced Motion Control 2014 (2013.10-2014.3)
Chair, IEE-Japan Cooperative R&D Committee on Motion Control for Innovative Industrial Infrastructure (2012.8-2014.7)
Vice Chairperson, Program Committee on Motion Control, Robotics, Sensing and their Applications, IEEJ Journal of Industry Applications (2012.10-2014.3)
Track Chair, IEEE International Symposium on Industrial Electronics 2013 (2012.11-2013.6)
Vice Chair, IEEE Industrial Electronics Society Technical Committee on Sensor and Actuators (2014.1-2015.12)
Track Chair, Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society 2014 (2014.4-2014.11)
Chairperson, Program Committee on Motion Control, Robotics, Sensing and their Applications, IEEJ Journal of Industry Applications (2014.4-2015.3)
Technical Program Chair, IEEJ International Workshop on Sensing, Actuation, and Motion Control 2015 (SAMCON2015) (2013.10-2015.3)
Vice Chairperson, Program Committee on Motion Control, Robotics, Sensing and their Applications, IEEJ Journal of Industry Applications (2015.4-)
Publication Chair, Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society 2014 (2014.3-2015.11)
Track Chair, Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society 2014 (2014.3-2015.11)
General Chair, IEEJ International Workshop on Sensing, Actuation, and Motion Control 2016 (SAMCON2016) (2015.3-2016.3)
Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics (2015.9-)
Track Chair, IEEE International Symposium on Industrial Electronics 2016 (2015.11-2016.6)
Chair, IEEE Industrial Electronics Society Technical Committee on Sensor and Actuators (2016.1-2017.12)
AdCom Member, IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (2016.1-2018.12)
Chair, Technical Committee on Industrial Instrumentation and Control, IEEJ Industry Applications Society (2016.4-)
General Chair, IEEJ International Workshop on Sensing, Actuation, and Motion Control 2017 (SAMCON2017) (2016.3-2017.3)
Technical Program Chair, IEEE International Workshop on Advanced Motion Control 2018 (2016.10-2018.3)
General Co-chair, IEEE International Conference on Mechatronics 2019 (ICM2019) (2017.10-2019.3)
Awards
Inose Young Researcher's Award (1994.7)
IEE-Japan Excellent Presentation Award (2001.3)
IEE-Japan Excellent Presentation Award (2003.3)
IEE-Japan Excellent Presentation Award (2005.3)
System Control Fair 2009 Executive Committee Chairman Award, The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association/Nippon Electric Control Equipment Industries Association (2009.11)
IECON2010 First Prize Paper Award of the IEEE-IES Electrical Machines Technical Committee (2011.11)
IEE-Japan Industry Application Society Service Award (2015.9)
IEE-Japan Industry Application Society Service Award (2016.8)
IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition 2016, Best Paper Award (2016.9)
Publications
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Address

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Yokohama National University
79-5 Tokowadai, Hodogaya-ku, Yokohama 240-8501, Japan
E-mail: fujimoto(a)ynu.ac.jp
URL: http://www.fujilab.dnj.ynu.ac.jp/


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