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researcher , Engineering educator

Masaaki Kumagai, Japanese engineering educator, researcher. Achievements include development of magnetic type of motion capture system; development of 3 dimensional shape scanner; development of robot control system using Linux; development of multipurpose interface board/signal processor; development of vision controller human type biped robot.

Background

Kumagai, Masaaki was born on March 31, 1974 in Sendai, Miyagi, Japan. Son of Masazumi and Chieko Kumagai.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy in Robotics Engineering, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, 1992—2000.

Career

Research assistant Tohoku University, Sendai, 2000—2003. Lecturer Tohoku Gakuin University, Tagajo, since 2003. Chair, committee of curriculum in engineering Tohoku Gakuin University, since 2005.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of magnetic type of motion capture system. Development of 3 dimensional shape scanner. Development of robot control system using Linux.

    Development of multipurpose interface board/signal processor. Development of vision controller human type biped robot.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Director(executive chair): Intelligent Robot Contest.

Membership

Member of Society Instrumentation and Control Engineers (associate Excellent Presentation award 2003, Encouragement award 2006).

Connections

Married Keiko Imoto, December 5, 1979.

father:
Masazumi Kumagai

mother:
Chieko Kumagai

spouse:
Keiko Imoto