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Kohtaro Ohba

Kohtaro Ohba, Japanese mechanical engineer. Recipient Technical award Visualization Society of Japan, 1993, Best Paper award 1997. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, The Robotics Society of Japan, Japan Society of Mechanical Engineering.

Background

  • Ohba, Kohtaro was born on February 22, 1964 in Shiogama, Miyagi, Japan. Son of Risaburo and Chigako (Adachi) Ohba.

  • Education

    • Bachelor's Degree, Tohoku University, 1986. Doctor of Medicine, Tohoku University, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy, Tohoku University, 1991.

    Career

    • Research associate Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, 1991-1996, assistant professor Japan, 1996-1997. Visiting researcher Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, 1994-1996. Chief researcher Mechanical Engineering Laboratory, Tsukuba, Japan, since 1997.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, The Robotics Society of Japan, Japan Society of Mechanical Engineering.

    Connections

    • Married Miho Kawamura, June 11, 1994.
    • father: Risaburo Ohba
    • mother: Chigako (Adachi) Ohba
    • spouse: Miho Kawamura
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    Born February 22, 1964
    (age 53)
    Nationality
    • 1986
      Tohoku University
    • 1988
      Tohoku University
    • 1991
      Tohoku University
    • 1991 - 1996
      Research associate, Tohoku University
      Sendai, Miyagi, Japan
    • 1994 - 1996
      visiting researcher, Carnegie Mellon University
      Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1997
      chief researcher, Mechanical Engineering Laboratory
      Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan