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physics professor , researcher

Hiroaki Hirai, Japanese physics professor, researcher. Achievements include invention of Ankle Foot Orthosis. Recipient 20th Young Investigation Excellence award, Robotics Society Japan, 2005. Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Japanese Neural Network Society, Institute Systems, Control and Information Engineers, Society Instrument and Control Engineers, Robotics Society Japan (Young Investigator Excellence Award 2005).

Background

Hirai, Hiroaki was born on August 26, 1974 in Ichikawa, Chiba, Japan. Son of Hirai Masaki and Hirai Yoshiko.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy (honorary), Osaka University, Toyonaka, Japan, 2004.

Career

Assistant professor Osaka University, since 2005. Postdoctoral fellow Ritsumeikan University, Kusatsu, Japan, 2004—2005.

Achievements

  • Achievements include invention of Ankle Foot Orthosis.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Japanese Neural Network Society, Institute Systems, Control and Information Engineers, Society Instrument and Control Engineers, Robotics Society Japan (Young Investigator Excellence Award 2005).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Computer music.

Connections

father:
Hirai Masaki

mother:
Hirai Yoshiko