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Takashi Ohsawa

engineer

Takashi Ohsawa, Japanese engineer. Achievements include invention of single transistor memory cell named Floating Body Cell (FBC). Recipient Takuo Sugano award, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers International Solid-State Circuits Conference, 2002.

Background

Ohsawa, Takashi was born on February 16, 1954 in Tokyo, Japan. Son of Hideo and Mutsuko Ohsawa.

Education

Bachelor in Physics, Waseda University, Tokyo, 1977. Master in Physics, Waseda University, Tokyo, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy in Electronic Engineering, University Tsukuba, 2009.

Career

Manager Toshiba Corporation, Kawasaki, Japan, 1982—1997, Product Design Department, Dynamic random-access memory Development Alliance (International Business Machines Corporation, Siemens and Toshiba), Essex Junction, Vermont, 1997—2000. Chief specialist Toshiba Corporation Semiconductor Company, Yokohama, Japan, 2000—2010. Professor Tohoku University, Sendal, Miyagi, Japan, since 2010.

Achievements

  • Achievements include invention of single transistor memory cell named Floating Body Cell (FBC).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music.

Connections

Married Yumiko Kimura, October 27, 1984. Children: Kunihiko, Tatsuya, Mayumi.

father:
Hideo Ohsawa

mother:
Mutsuko Ohsawa

spouse:
Yumiko Kimura

children:
Kunihiko Ohsawa

Tatsuya Ohsawa

Mayumi Ohsawa