题目Title: Recent Robotics Topics in Japan
Time：上午 9：30 ~ 11：00
This seminar introduces recent robotics topics in Japan, especially for the following fields (tentative):
1) Nuclear reactor decommissioning work robot
2) Soft robotics
3) Medical and Human Care robotics
4) Artificial Muscle Actuator
5) Sports Robotics
Some recent studies and papers for such fields are introduced.
个人简介(About the speaker):
Prof. MOtoji Yamamoto is the Deputy Dean in the Engineering Department, Kyushu University, where he has been a full professor of Kyushu University since 2005. He is also the Lab lead of control engineering lab, Kyushu University. Prof. Motoji Yamamoto has been teaching and researching in the field of robotics for over 20 years and has a strong theoretical foundation and rich experimental experience. He supervised many Chinese Ph.D. students, some of which from Tsinghua University. He has served as president and chair of the Japan Robot Association and published over 100 SCI papers and two monographs. In 2012, he won the Best Journal Paper Award in the field of robotics in Japan.