In addition to carrying out research that aims for the latest fields in mechanical engineering and responding to the demands of society, the Department of Mechanical Engineering fosters human resources who possess vast and advanced specialized knowledge, and who can lead the way in comprehensive technological innovations by being the first to incorporate new information.

List of Research Areas and Faculty Members

Major Name Title Research Area
Mechanics of Materials OKADA Hiroshi Professor Computational Solid Mechanics
TAKAHASHI Akiyuki Associate Professor Computational Materials Science
Materials OGIHARA Shinji Professor Composite Material Engineering
MATSUZAKI Ryosuke Associate Professor Smart materials and structures
Dynamics of Machinery YONEMOTO Koichi Professor Aerospace Engineering
NOGUCHI Shoji Professor Machine Design
HAYASE Masanori Professor Micro Machining
MIZOGUCHI Hiroshi Professor Intelligent Machines
TAKEMURA Hiroshi Professor Biomechanics
ASAKURA Takumi Junior Associate Professor Vibration
Fluid Dynamics KAWAGUCHI Yasuo Professor Fluid Function Engineering
TSUKAHARA Takahiro Associate Professor Heat and Fluid Flow
MURAOKA Masahiro Junior Associate Professor Fluid Dynamics
Thermodynamics UENO Ichiro Professor Interfacial Thermofluid Dynamics
(Visiting Faculty Members and Research Fields Based on the Joint Graduate School System)
Mechanics of Materials OHYAMA Akira Visiting Professor Computational Solid Mechanics
OKADA Hiroshi Professor*
Materials TSUDA Hiroshi Visiting Professor Structural Assessment Engineering
OGIHARA Shinji Professor*
AOKI Takuya Visiting Associate Professor Composite Materials Engineering
OGIHARA Shinji Professor*
Thermodynamics SAKURAI Mashato Visiting Professor Interfacial Thermofluid Dynamics
UENO Ichiro Professor*
Dynamics of Machinery NISHIDA Masahiro Visiting Professor Micro Machining
HAYASE Masanori Professor*
TADA Mitsunori Visiting Professor Biomechanics
TAKEMURA Hiroshi Professor*
(Note) * indicates deputy advisors.