Summit Speaker: Takashi Hikihara
Professor of Electrical Engineering (Power Conversion & System Control Lab)
Takashi Hikihara was born at Kyoto, Japan in 1958. He received Bachelor of Engineering from Kyoto Institute of Technology, Master degree and PhD from Kyoto University in 1884 and 1990, respectively. From 1987 to 1997 he was a faculty of Kansai University, Osaka, Japan. From 1993 to 1994, he was a visiting researcher at Cornell University. Since 1997 he has been a faculty of Department of Electrical Engineering at Kyoto University, where he is currently a Professor of Power Conversion and System Control Lab.
His research interests are including nonlinear science, analysis of nonlinear system, applications and control of nonlinear dynamics, nano-mechanical systems, and power engineering. He is currently an associate editor of European Journal of Control and Secretary of Editorial Board of NOLTA, IEICE. He is a regular member of the IEEE, APS, SIAM, IEICE, ISICE and IEE, Japan.