Daisuke Yamane, Ph.D

Associate Professor
College of Science and Engineering,
Dep. of Mechanical Engineering,
Ritsumeikan University

MEXT Senior Scientific Research Specialist
(2020.8-2022.7)
JST PRESTO Research Director
(2017.10-2021.3)

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Contact

Address: 1-1-1 Noji-Higashi, Kusatsu, Shiga 525-8577 JAPAN
TEL & FAX: +81-77-561-2770 (Ext:8269)
E-Mail: dyamane (at) fc.ritsumei.ac.jp

Research Interests

MEMS, Micromachine, Micromechatronics, MEMS Physical Sensor, Energy Harvester, CMOS-MEMS, RF-MEMS

Dissertation

“A Study on SOI RF-MEMS Passive Devices by Functional Layer-wise Design Method”
Ph.D. March 2011, The University of Tokyo. (Supervisor: Prof. Hiroshi Toshiyoshi)

Education

2011. 3Ph.D.
Electrical Engineering and Information Systems, Graduate School of Engineering,
The University of Tokyo
2008. 3M.E.
Electrical Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering,
The University of Tokyo
2006. 3B.S.
Electronic Engineering, The University of Tokyo

Work Experience

2020.8 – presentMEXT Senior Scientific Research Specialist
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (KAKENHI)
2020. 4 – presentAssociate Professor
College of Science and Engineering, Dep. of Mechanical Engineering,
Ritsumeikan University
2017. 10 – presentPRESTO Research Director
Japan Science and Technology Agency
2016. 4 – 2020. 3Assistant Professor
Laboratory for Future Interdisciplinary Research of Science and Technology (FIRST), Institute of Innovative Research (IIR),
Tokyo Institute of Technology
2012.4 – 2016 .3Assistant Professor
Precision and Intelligence Laboratory,
Tokyo Institute of Technology
2011.6 – 2012 .3Visiting Scholar
University of California, Los Angeles(UCLA)
2011. 4 – 2012. 3Research Fellow(PD)
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)
2010.4 – 2011. 3Research Fellow(DC2)
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)

Memberships

2013 – presentIEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers)Member
2013 – presentIEICE (Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers)Member
2012 – presentJSAP (Japan Society of Applied Physics)Member
2012 – presentStudy Group on Integrated MEMS, JSAPMember
2007 – presentIEEJ (Institute of Electrical Engineers of Japan)Member
Senior Member(2019.10 – present)

Professional Activities

Conference

2020Program Committee Member, 33rd International Microprocesses and Nanotechnology Conference
(2020.4 – present)
2020Chair of Area 2 (Micro nano system), TPC Member of the 36th IEEJ Sensors & Micromachine Symposium
(2020.2.1- present)
2020TPC Member and vice facilitator of the 33th IEICE Workshop on Circuits and Systems
(2019.10- present)
2019Program Committee Member, 32nd International Microprocesses and Nanotechnology Conference
(2019.4 – 2019.12)
2019Executive Committee Member, IEEJ 2019 Sensors and Micromachines [Division E]
(2019.2.1 – 2019.9.30)
2019 – 2020Vice Chair of Area 2 (Micro nano system), TPC Member of the 36th IEEJ Sensors & Micromachine Symposium
(2019.2.1 – 2020.1.31)
2018 – 2019TPC Member and vice facilitator of the 32th IEICE Workshop on Circuits and Systems
(2018.10 – 2019.9)
2019VDEC Designers Forum 2019, Organizing Committee Member
2018Program Committee Member, 31st International Microprocesses and Nanotechnology Conference
(2018.4 – 2018.12)
2018 – 2019TPC Member of the 35th IEEJ Sensors & Micromachine Symposium
(2018.2.1 – 2019.1.31)
2017 – 2018TPC Member and facilitator of the 31th IEICE Workshop on Circuits and Systems
(2017.9.25 – 2018.10.20)
2018VDEC Designers Forum 2018, Organizing Committee Member
2017 – 2018TPC Member of the 34th IEEJ Sensors & Micromachine Symposium
(2017.2.1 – 2018.1.31)
2016 – 2017TPC Member of the 30th IEICE Workshop on Circuits and Systems
(2016.7.1 – 2017.9.25)
2017VDEC Designers Forum 2017, Organizing Committee Member
2016 – 2017IEEE-NEMS 2017 Invited Session Organizer
(2016.8 – 2017.4)
2016 – 2017TPC Member of the 33th IEEJ Sensors & Micromachine Symposium
(2016.2.1 – 2017.1.31)
2016VDEC Designers Forum 2016, Organizing Committee Member
2015 – 2016TPC Member of the 32th IEEJ Sensors & Micromachine Symposium
(2015.2.1 – 2016.1.31)
2015 VDEC Designers Forum 2015, Organizing Committee Member
2014 – 2015TPC Member of the 31th IEEJ Sensors & Micromachine Symposium
(2014.2.1 – 2015.1.31)
2014VDEC Designers Forum 2014, Organizing Committee Member

Society

2012 – presentThe Study Group of the Integrated MEMS, JSPS
(2012.9.10- present)
Steering committee member
2020 – presentThe Study Group of the Integrated MEMS, JSPS
(2020.4.1- present)
Vice secretary
2016 – 2020The Study Group of the Integrated MEMS, JSPS
(2016.4.1-2020.3.31)
Website manager
2012 – 2016The Study Group of the Integrated MEMS, JSPS
(2012.9.10-2016.3.31)
Accounting and website manager

Cooperation

2020 – presentIEICE Electronics Express Editorial Committee
(2020.6.4 – 2023.6.7)
Associate Editor
2015 – presentIEEJ Journal Committee, Trans. Sensors and Micromachines
(2015.4.1 – present)
Member
2018 – presentEnergy Harvesting Consortium(EHC)
(2018.7 – present)
Observer
2013 – 2020VLSI Design and Education Center (VDEC)
(2013.12.1 – 2020.3.31)
Cooperative Research Fellows
2013 – 2020Institute of Industrial Science,
The University of Tokyo 
(2013.4-2020.3)
Associate Research Fellow
2016 – 2018Department of Chemistry, School of Science,
The University of Tokyo 
(2016.4.1-2018.3.31)
Visiting Researcher
2012 – 2013
          
2012 NEDO Study Group on Innovative MEMS and Strategic Roadmap
(2012.11-2013.3)
Member

Awards

No.YearName
12019
Award of Senior Membership
Received Award of Senior Membership from IEEJ (The Institute of Electrical Engineers of Japan)
(Oct. 9, 2019)
Grantor:Daisuke Yamane
22019SDGs Award
Nature’s 150th anniversary symposium, THE FUTURE OF JAPANESE SCIENCE
Poster session: Your vision ~ Foreseeing the impact of your research on society ~
(April 4, 2019)
Presentation Title:”Energy Harvesters for Autonomous Wireless Sensors in True IoT Society”
Recipient:Daisuke Yamane
32018
Excellent Poster Award
The Study Group of The Integrated MEMS, 9th Integrated MEMS Symposium
(March 2018)
Paper Title:”A study on a damping constant model for structure design of a MEMS inertial sensor fabricated by multi-layer metal technology”
Recipients:Toshifumi Konishi, Teruaki Safu, Hiroshi Toshiyoshi, Daisuke Yamane, Masato Sone, Katsuyuki Machida, Kazuya Masu”
42016IEEE SENSORS 2016 Best Industry Paper Award
IEEE Sensors Council
(Nov. 2016)
Paper Title:”A Damping Constant Model for Proof-Mass Structure Design of MEMS Inertial Sensor by Multi-Layer Metal Technology”
Recipients:Toshifumi Konishi, Teruaki Safu, Katsuyuki Machida, Daisuke Yamane, Masato Sone, Kazuya Masu, Hiroshi Toshiyoshi
52016Best Technology Exhibition Award
IEEJ Sensors and Micromachines
(Oct. 2016)
Paper Title:「ナノ慣性計測デバイス・システム技術とその応用創出」
Recipients:Tokyo Institute of Technology: Masu lab,Miyake lab,Sone lab
620162016 Tokyo Tech Challenging Research Award, Granted a special award by the president
(平成28年度「東工大挑戦的研究賞」 学長特別賞)
Tokyo Institute of Technology
(Aug. 2016)
Paper Title:”Invention of nano-G inertia sensor by metal-crystal-grain controlled micro-electro-mechanical devices”
Recipients:Daisuke Yamane
72016Best Poster Award (Student Devision)
電子情報通信学会集積回路研究専門委員会 LSIとシステムのワークショップ
(May 2016)
Paper Title:「小型高感度MEMS慣性センサモジュールの試作評価」
Recipients:高安 基大, 權田 惇晟, 山根 大輔, 小西 敏文, 伊藤 浩之, 道正 志郎,石原 昇, 町田 克之, 益 一哉
82016Research Encouragement Prize
The Study Group of The Integrated MEMS, 6th Integrated MEMS Workshop
(March 2016)
Paper Title:”A Study on Mobile Vehicle Control by MEMS Inertial Sensors”
Recipients:Motohiro Takayasu, Daisuke Yamane, Toshifumi Konishi, Hiroyuki Ito, Shiro Dosho, Noboru Ishihara, Hiroshi Toshiyoshi, Kazuya Masu, Katsuyuki Machida
9201516th Tanaka Kikinzoku Memorial Foundation, MMS Prize
(March 2015)
Research Title:”A Study on MEMS Accelerometers for Sub-1G Detection”
Recipients:Daisuke Yamane
102015Excellent Paper Presentation Award
2015 The Institute of Electrical Engineers of Japan, Annual Meeting
(March 2015)
Paper Title:”A Study on MEMS Accelerometers for Sub-1G Detection”
Recipients:Daisuke Yamane
112013Poster Award
The 74th JSPS Spring Meeting, 2013
(Sept. 2013)
Paper Title:”Evaluation of an Arrayed MEMS Accelerometer”
Recipients:Daisuke Yamane, Toshifumi Konishi, Takaaki Matsushima, Ken Kagaya, Masafumi Tsukuda, Hiroyuki Ito, NoboruIshihara, Hiroshi Toshiyoshi, Katsuyuki Machida, Kazuya Masu
122013
Excellent Paper Presentation Award(総合研究会優秀論文発表賞)
2013 IEEJ Sensors and Micromachines
(Aug. 2013)
Paper Title:”A Study on an Arrayed MEMS Accelerometer”
Recipients:Masafumi Tsukuda, Daisuke Yamane, Ken Kagaya, Hiroyuki Ito, Nobiru Ishihara, Kazuya Masu, Toshifumi Konishi, Takaaki Matsushima, Katsuyuki Machida, Hiroshi Toshiyoshi
132013Excellent Paper Award(優秀論文賞)
The Study Group of The Integrated MEMS, 4th Integrated MEMS Symposium
(March 2013)
Paper Title:”An Integrated CMOS-MEMS Design Technique with Hardware Description Language”
Recipients:Toshifumi Konishi, Satoshi Maruyama, Makoto Mita, Katsuyuki Machida, Daisuke Yamane, Hiroyuki Ito, Noboru Ishihara, Kazuya Masu, Hiroyuki Fujita, and Hiroshi Toshiyoshi
142009
     
Gold Prize
Asia-Pacific Microwave Conference (APMC) Student Paper Contest
Singapore, Dec. 7th-10th, 2009
Paper title:”A Dual-SPDT RF-MEMS Switch on a Small-Sized LTCC Phase Shifter for Ku-band operation”
Recipients:Daisuke Yamane

Grant

No.PositionName
1PI2020 Cooperative Research Projects at Research Center for Biomedical Engineering
(in collaboration with Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan)
(PI : 2020.5~2021.3)
2PIJSPS KAKENHI Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C) [ID:19K05232]
(PI : 2019.4~2022.3)
3PIJST(Japan Science and Technology Agency) PRESTO
Scientific Innovation for Energy Harvesting Technology
(PI : 2017.10~2021.3)
4Co-I2019 Cooperative Research Projects at Research Center for Biomedical Engineering
(in collaboration with National Tsing Hua University, TAIWAN)
(Co-I : 2019.5~2020.3)
5Co-I2019 Cooperative Research Projects at Research Center for Biomedical Engineering
(in collaboration with Toyohashi University of Technology)
(Co-I : 2019.5~2020.3)
6Co-I2018 Cooperative Research Projects at Research Center for Biomedical Engineering
(in collaboration with Toyohashi University of Technology)
(Co-I : 2018.4~2019.3)
7Co-I2018 Cooperative Research Projects at Research Center for Biomedical Engineering
(in collaboration with Toyohashi University of Technology)
(Co-I : 2018.4~2019.3)
8Co-I2017 Cooperative Research Projects at Research Center for Biomedical Engineering
(in collaboration with National Tsing Hua University, TAIWAN)
(Co-I : 2017.4~2018.3)
9Co-I2017 Cooperative Research Projects at Research Center for Biomedical Engineering
(in collaboration with Toyohashi University of Technology)
(Co-I : 2017.4~2018.3)
10PI2016 Tokyo Tech Challenging Research Award, Granted a special award by the president
(PI : 2016.8~2017.3)
11Co-I
2016 Cooperative Research Projects at Research Center for Biomedical Engineering
(in collaboration with National Tsing Hua University, TAIWAN)
(Co-I : 2016.6~2017.3)
12PIJSPS KAKENHI Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B) [ID:15K17453]
(PI : 2015.4~2018.3)
13PI16th Tanaka Kikinzoku Memorial Foundation
第16回 田中貴金属「貴金属に関わる研究助成金」
MMS Prize
(PI : 2015)
14Co-I
共同研究 半導体理工学研究センター 「超低電力RF CMOS回路技術を用いた環境発電型センサネットワークシステムの研究」
(Co-I :2014.4 ~ 2016.3)
15PI
JSPS KAKENHI Grant-in-Aid for Exploratory Research [ID:25630138]
(PI : 2013.4~2015.3)
16Co-IJSPS KAKENHI Grant-in-Aid for Exploratory Research [ID:25560190]
(Co-I : 2013.4~2015.3)
17PI2013 Tokyo Institute of Technology Fund
平成24年度東工大基金 「研究の種発掘」支援
(PI:2013.3.1 ~ 2014.2.28)
18PIJSPS KAKENHI Grant-in-Aid for Research Activity Start-up [ID:24860027]
(PI : 2012.9~2013.3)
19PIJSPS KAKENHI Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Fellows [ID:10J07437]
(PI : 2010.4~2012.3)

Lecture, Lab Class

FYName
2020Ritsumeikan Univ.
Micromachining (E) Fall
2020Ritsumeikan Univ.
Micromachining (00) Fall
2020Ritsumeikan Univ.
Electrical and Electronic Circuits 1 (GB) Fall
2020Ritsumeikan Univ.
Exercises of Mechanical Systems 1 (A5) Fall
2020Ritsumeikan Univ.
Exercises of Mechanical Systems 2 (B5) Fall
2020Ritsumeikan Univ.
Mechanical Engineering LaboratoryⅡ (C5) Fall
2020Ritsumeikan Univ.
Mechanical Engineering LaboratoryⅡ (D5) Spring
2020Ritsumeikan Univ.
Mechanical Engineering LaboratoryⅡ (B5) Spring
2019Tokyo Tech.
School of Engineering, Engineering Literacy I【c】1Q, 2Q
2017-2019Tokyo Tech.

Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering Laboratory II A 4Q

Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering Laboratory II B 1Q
2016Tokyo Tech.
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering Laboratory II A 4Q
2014 – 2015Tokyo Tech.
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Programing (a, b)
2012 – 2013Tokyo Tech.
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Programing (b)