Three students from our laboratory won Awards

The Graduation Ceremony was held at our university on March 26, 2021, and 3 PhD students, 10 master’s students, and 6 bachelor’s students graduated from our laboratory.

On the same day, three students of our laboratory won the following awards.
・Mr. Nanato ATSUMI (M1) received the Best Presentation Award at the Interim Presentation of the Master’s Thesis in the mechanical course.
・Ms. Mari KURATA (B4) received the Tokyo Institute of Technology Excellent Student Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement.
・Mr. Takamaru SAITO (B4) received the Hatakeyama Prize from the Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers.

Lab official YouTube channel has been started

Lab official YouTube channel has been started. We will upload videos about our research activities.

YouTube channel link is here.

Prof. Yukio Takeda won the Bronze Best Application Paper Award at IFIT2020

Prof. Yukio Takeda won the Bronze Best Application Paper Award at Third International Conference of IFToMM ITALY (IFIT2020), held in Sep. 9-10, 2020, online, for the presentation entitled “A New Rehabilitation Device for Finger Extension Movement”. This work is done with Andrea who was international student in our lab.

Takeda won the bronze in IFIT2020

Choi Woohyeok won the Silver Best Student Paper Award at IFIT2020

Choi Woohyeok won the Silver Best Student Paper Award at Third International Conference of IFToMM ITALY (IFIT2020), held in Sep. 9-10, 2020, online, for the presentation entitled “Static analysis and actuator selection of(2-RRU)-URR parallel mechanism for thumb rehabilitation”.

Choi won the Silver reward in IFIT 2020

Hiroshi Matsuo won RAS JJC Young Award at ICRA2020

Hiroshi Matsuo won IEEE Robotics and Automation Society Japan Joint Chapter Young Award(RAS JJC Young Award) at 2020 International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA2020), held in May 31-Aug.31, 2020, online, for the presentation entitled “Design of a Novel Multiple-DOF Extendable Arm with Rigid Components Inspired by a Deployable Origami Structure”.

Matsuo won the JJC in ICRA2020