On Friday, November 25, 2022, Prof. Yamane gave a lecture on his recent research at Yokohama National University’s Graduate Student Lecture “Joint Lecture of Electrical and Electronic Networks Colloquium I & II / Applied Physics Colloquium I & II / Information Systems Colloquium I & II”.Date & Time: 13:00-16:20 on Nov. 25 (Fri.), 2022Place: Yokohama […]
Domestic Conference: Two master students and two undergraduate students from our lab presented at the 39th Sensor Symposium and the 13th Micro/Nano Engineering Symposium.
Mr. Tamura, a second-year master student, Mr. Sugimoto, a first-year master student, and Mr. Nakajima and Mr. Li, fourth-year undergraduate students, presented their research results at the 39th Symposium on Sensors, Micromachines and Applied Systems and the 13th Micro/Nano Engineering Symposium, which were held simultaneously on November 14-16, 2022. Date：Nov. 14-16, 2022Place：Asty Tokushima (Tokushima Prefectural […]
International Conference: One of our members (4th year undergraduate student (B4)) gave an oral presentation at MNC2022.
An oral presentation was given by our laboratory at 35th International Microprocesses and Nanotechnology Conference (MNC2022) held on November 8-11, 2022. Mr. Tokuno, a fourth-year undergraduate student, gave an oral presentation of his research results in a general lecture slot.Date：Nov. 10, 2022Place：JR Hotel Clement Tokushima, Tokushima, Japan For details of the presentation information, please click […]
Our faculty member (Yamane) was selected as a representative in the “ICT/Electronic Devices and Manufacturing Field” of JST A-STEP “Industry-Academia Collaboration (Fostering Type)” in FY2022. PI: Daisuke YamaneTitle: “Development of a Self-Biased Integrated SAE-MEMS Sensors”Period: 2022.10-2025.3Press Release: 科学技術振興機構報 第１５７５号：研究成果展開事業 研究成果最適展開支援プログラム（Ａ－ＳＴＥＰ）産学共同（育成型／本格型）令和４年度募集における新規採択課題の決定について (jst.go.jp)JST News: 研究成果最適展開支援プログラム A-STEP : 採択課題 令和4年度募集 産学共同（育成型） (jst.go.jp)
Domestic Conference: Two presentations were given by our lab at The 83rd JSAP (Japan Society of Applied Physics) Autumn Meeting 2022, and a 4th year undergraduate student (B4) gave an oral presentation.
Two presentations (one invited talk and one general talk) were given by our laboratory at the Autumn Meeting of the Japan Society of Applied Physics held on September 22, 2022. Mr. Li, a fourth-year undergraduate student, gave an oral presentation of his research results in a general lecture slot.Date：Sept. 22, 2022Place：Tohoku University Kawauchi-Kita Campus + […]
On September 14, our faculty member (Yamane) attended the 6th research grant presentation ceremony of SAMCO Science and Technology Promotion Foundation held at the Kyoto Research Park. Below is the award information. Lab faculty (Daisuke Yamane) received the following award. Winner: Daisuke YamaneTitle: “自己組織化エレクトレットを用いた集積化静電MEMS振動エナジーハーベスタの開発”Foundation HP: 受賞者一覧 (samco.co.jp)Decision Date: July 6 2022Award Ceremony: September 14, 2022 […]
Two master students (M1) from our lab gave presentations at a domestic conference (Mechanical Engineering Congress, 2022 Japan (MECJ-22))
Mr. Noda and Mr. Sugimoto, first-year master’s students in our lab, presented their research results at the 2022 annual meeting of Mechanical Engineering Congress, 2022 Japan (MECJ-22) held on September 14, 2022.Date & Time：Sept. 14, 2022Place：Gofuku Campus, Toyama University For details of the presentation information, please click here. ●Overview ①Oral Presentation by Keigo NotaAuthor：Keigo Nota, […]
Contributed article on the research results of vibration energy harvester was published in “EMC,” a technical journal of Kagakujyoho shuppan Co., Ltd. Authors：山根 大輔、田中 有弥Title：「IoT電源とEMC IoT電源への期待 環境振動発電素子の小型化・高出力化とEMC」Journal：電磁環境工学情報EMC（月刊EMC），科学情報出版，2022年9月号，No. 413, pp.111-116.
Two of our lab members (a B4 graduate student and an M1 master student) presented at a domestic conference (13th Workshop on Integrated MEMS Technology Research)
Mr. Nakanishi, a fourth-year undergraduate student, and Mr. Sugimoto, a first-year master’s student, presented their research (short oral presentation and poster presentation) at the 13th Workshop on Integrated MEMS Technology (organized by the Society of Applied Physics of Japan), which was held on August 3, 2022, as a hybrid (face-to-face + real-time Zoom streaming).Date & […]
Lab faculty (Daisuke Yamane) received the following award. Winner: Daisuke YamaneTitle: “自己組織化エレクトレットを用いた集積化静電MEMS振動エナジーハーベスタの開発”Foundation HP: 受賞者一覧 (samco.co.jp)Decision Date: July 6 2022Award Ceremony: September 14, 2022 (@Kyoto)News: Kyoto newspaper, July 6, 2022
Nota Keigo (Master 1st year student) gave an oral presentation on his work at APCOT 2022.Date & Time：May 29 – June 1, 2022 (presented on May 30)Place：On-site & Online@ZoomConference：APCOT 2022Authors：Keigo Nota, Kentaro Tamura, Kazumoto Miwa, Shimpei Ono, and Daisuke YamaneTitle：A Non-Contact Out-of-Plane Vibratory Energy Harvester with an Electric-Double-Layer Electret Details of the presentation information. Online […]
Published a paper on a vibration energy harvester using electric double layer electrets in Sensors and Materials
Title：Contactless Electrostatic Vibration Energy Harvesting using Electric Double Layer ElectretsJournal：Sensors and Materials, vol. 34, no.5(3), pp. 1869-1877, May 24, 2022.Authors：Daisuke Yamane, Kentaro Tamura, Keigo Nota, Ryuta Iwakawa, Cheng-Yao Lo, Kazumoto Miwa, and Shimpei OnoDOI: https://doi.org/10.18494/SAM3945 First demonstration of a non-contact vibration energy harvester using electric double-layer electrets. This is the result of joint research with Ritsumeikan […]
Published a paper on an electronic circuit for MEMS vibration energy harvesters in Sensors and Materials
Title：Bandwidth Broadening of MEMS Vibration Energy Harvesters by Voltage-boost Rectifier CircuitJournal：Sensors and Materials, vol. 34, no.5(3), pp. 1889-1897, May 24, 2022.Authors：Yukiya Tohyama, Hiroaki Honma, Hiroshi Toshiyoshi, and Daisuke Yamane DOI: https://doi.org/10.18494/SAM.2022.3502 We have developed an electronic circuit that can expand the operating frequency bandwidth of MEMS vibration energy harvesters. This is the result of joint research […]
“Smart Mechatronics for Energy Harvesting,” a special issue of Sensors and Materials edited by Daisuke Yamane, is now available.
Title: Special Issue on Smart Mechatronics for Energy HarvestingJournal: Sensors and Materials, vol. 34, no.5(3), May 24, 2022.Guest Editor: Daisuke Yamane (Ristumeikan University)Journal URL: https://myukk.org/Preface: preface_34-5-3.pdf (myu-group.co.jp) We invited papers on materials, devices, electronic circuits, systems, and application technologies on smart mechatronics technologies for energy harvesters, and seven regular papers have been accepted after rigorous […]