Dr. Kazuaki Sawada
Kazuaki Sawada was born in Kumamoto, Japan in 1963. He received a Ph.D. degree in system and information engineering in 1991, from Toyohashi University of Technology, Aichi, Japan. Doctor of Engineering.
From 1991 to 1998, he was an Assistant Professor in the Research Institute of Electronics, Shizuoka University, Shizuoka, Japan. Since 1998, He was a lecturer at the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Toyohashi University of Technology from 1991 to 1998, an associate professor in 2000 and a professor at the Faculty of Engineering, Toyohashi University of Technology since 2007. In 2005, he was a visiting professor at the Technical University of Munich.
Prof. Sawada was Director of the Venture Business Laboratory and Director of the Incubation Facility from 2008 to 2014, Assistant to the university president as a Director of the KOSEN Collaboration Office in 2016, Director of the Electronics-Inspired Interdisciplinary Research Institute (EIIRIS) from 2014 to 2016. He is currently Director of the Institute for Research in Next-Generation Semiconductors and Sensing Science (IRES²) from 2023.
In 2009, he received the 65th Electrical Society of Japan Award for the Promotion of Electric Science (Progress Award). In 2013, he received the Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (Research Category). His current research focuses on smart sensors that integrate integrated circuit technology and sensor technology. In particular, he is developing non-label bio-imaging sensing devices and multimodal sensors by integrating bio-related technologies and integrated circuit technologies.
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