Tentative Schedule

  April 22, Wed. April 23, Thu. April 24, Fri. April 25, Sat .
Morning Registration Opening
Invited lecture
Keynote lectures
Technical sessions
Invited lecture
Keynote lectures
Technical sessions
Post conference tour
    Lunch break Lunch break
Afternoon Registration
Korea-Japan friendship
Poster session
Technical sessions
Poster session
Technical sessions
Evening Welcome reception Committee meetings Technical visit
Closing & Banquet

Preliminary Program

Technical Program (Final)     Oral Sessions     Posters

Invited Lecture

Functional Coatings for Tribological Applications

Professor Dae-Eun Kim

School of Mechanical Engineering
Director, Center for Nano-Wear
Yonsei University, Korea

Yonsei University; Sept. 1993 – Current
Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, School of Mechanical Engineering
UCLA (Los Angeles, CA, USA); March 2007 – Feb. 2008
Visiting Scholar, Dept. of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Aug. 2000 – Dec. 2000
Visiting Associate Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
Ohio State University; Sept. 1991 - July 1993
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
Editor, International Journal of Precision Engineering and Manufacturing
Associate Editor, ASME Journal of Tribology
Editorial Board, Tribology Letters
Editorial Board, Advances in Tribology
Editorial Board, Friction

New Pneumatic Artificial Muscles Realizing Giacometti Robotics and Soft Robotics

Professor Koichi SUZUMORI

Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Graduate School of Science and Engineering
Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan

He was born in 1959.
He received the Doctor Degree from Yokohama National University in 1990.
He had worked for Toshiba R&D Center from 1984 to 2001, and
worked also for Micromachine Center, Tokyo from 1999 to 2001.
He has been a professor at Okayama University, Japan since 2001, and
at Tokyo Institute of Technology, since 2014
He is JSME Fellow