Position #150 – System Integration Lab.

Host institution
JP - Okayama University (岡山大学)
Lab or research department name
Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology
Domain
Mechanical Engineering
Sub-domain or keywords
Pneumatic actuators, Piezoelectric actuators, and other new actuators Soft robotics
Type of mobility
doctoral
Duration (months)
From 6 months
Description

New actuators and their applications to several robots and mechanical systems are our main research area. Examples of these are soft robots for medical and welfare uses, piezoelectric motors for special environments such as ultralow temperature and string magnetic fields, and high force muscles for rescue power robots.

When
From January 2016
Maximum available positions
1
Prerequisites
Doctoral candidates are invited to propose a research topic and select a host, which are related to their proposed doctoral research. For inquiries and laboratory introductions please contact the address below.
Contact
Pr. Suzumori <suzumori@sys.okayama-u.ac.jp>
URL
http://www.act.sys.okayama-u.ac.jp/