School personnel information




Design Engineering


Organization 【 display / non-display

  • 1998.04.01 - 2002.07.31, Graduate School of Engineering, Associate Professor

  • 2002.08.01 - 2005.03.31, Graduate School of Engineering, Professor

  • 2005.04.01 - , Department of Mechanical Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Professor

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Osaka University Faculty of Engineering  Graduated 1985.03
Osaka University Graduate School, Division of Engineering  Completed 1987.03
Osaka University Graduate School, Division of Engineering  Completed 1990.03

Research topics 【 display / non-display

  • Design Methodology and Design Automation for Mechanical Systems and Products
    Design engineering-related

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  • The Japan Society for Computational Engineering and Science

  • The Society of Instrument and Control Engineers

  • The Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence

  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers

  • The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers

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Academic Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Topology optimization for the design of flow fields in a redox flow battery, K. Yaji, S. Yamasaki, S. Tsushima, T. Suzuki, K. Fujita, Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization,57(2) 535-546, 2018.02, Papers

  • Discussion on How Industries Utilize Design Tools and Methods: Japanese Case Study, Nomaguchi, Y., Takami, M., Sakaguchi, A., Fujita, K., Proceedings of Asia Design Engineering Workshop 2017 (A-DEWS2017),pp. 117-122, 2017.12, International Conference(Proceedings)

  • An Approach of System of Systems, Nomaguchi, Y., Fujita, K., Journal of Japan Society for Design Engineering,Vo. 52, No. 12, pp. 728-735, 2017.12, Review Papers(In Japanese)

  • Three-dimensional grayscale-free topology optimization using a level-set based r-refinement method, S. Yamasaki, S. Yamanaka, K. Fujita, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering,112(10) 1402-1438, 2017.12, Papers

  • Optimal planning method of design project based on risk assessment model with task option , Nomaguchi, Y., Dong, C. Z., Horinouchi,T., Fujita, K., Transactions of the JSME,Vol.83, No.854, 17-00167, 2017.10, Papers(In Japanese)

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Books 【 display / non-display

  • General, The Latest 10 Year's Progress in Mechanical Engineering, JSME, Maruzen, ISBN, ISBN978-4-88898-157-6 C3053, 2007.08

  • Textbook, JSME Mechanical Engineer's Handbook, Design, beta1: Design Engineering, JSME, Maruzen, ISBN, ISBN978-4-88898-155-2 C3353, 2007.05

  • Special, JSME Mechanical Engineers' Handbook beta-1: design engineering, K. Ootomi et al. (eds.), E. Arai, Y. Umeda, et al., Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2007.05

  • Special, Chapter 10 "Product Variety Optimization" in "Product Platform and Product Family Design: Methods and Applications", Kikuo Fujita, Springer, 2005.10

Awards 【 display / non-display

  • Third International Symposium on Tools and Methods of Competitive Engineering Best Paper Award, The Organizing Committee of the Third International Symposium on Tools and Methods of Competitive Engineering, 2000.04

  • International Society for Productivity Enhancement Best Paper Award, International Society for Productivity Enhancement, 1999.09