HIROKAWA Shunji

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Name
HIROKAWA Shunji
Affiliation
Saga University
Section
Faculty of Medicine, Laboratory of Arthroplasty
Job title
Professor
Degree
(BLANK), Doctore of Engineering

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
1981
 - 
1992
Kyushu University, Associate Professor
 
1992
 - 
2010
Kyushu University, Professor
 
2010
   
 
- Kyushu University, Professor Emeritus
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1980
Applied Physics, Graduate School, Division of Engineering, Osaka University
 
 
 - 
1971
Faculty of Engineering, Tohoku University
 

Committee Memberships

 
2010
 - 
2011
President of Society of Biomechanisms
 
2009
 - 
2010
President of Kyushu Division of Japanese Society for Medical and Biological Engineering
 
1999
   
 
- Member of the BOard of Councilors of Japanese Society for Clinical Bimechanics
 
2010
   
 
Society of Biomechanisms Japan  Presidant
 
2003
   
 
Japanese Mechanical Engineering Society  Fellow
 

Awards & Honors

 
1998
Best Paper Award of Society of Biomechanics
 
2003
Fellow of Japanese Mechanical Engineering Society
 
2009
Achievement Award of Japan Society for Design Engineering
 

Misc

 
S.Hirokawa, K.Yamamoto and T.Kawata
Journal of Biomechanics   34(9) 1135-1143   2001
S.Hirokawa and R.Tsuruno
JSME International Journal, Series C   43(4) 957-965   2000
S.Hirokawa and R.Tsuruno
Medical Engineering and Physics   19(7) 637-651   1997
Transactions of the Society of Instrument and Control Engineers.   33(1) 8-16   1997

Books etc

 
Biomechanics of Engineering
Yokendo Pubulication Co.   1991   ISBN:4-8425-9108-0
Biomechanics of Human Motion
Corona Publication Co.   2008   ISBN:978-4-339-07144-3
Textbook of Bioengineering
Corona Publication Co.   2006   ISBN:4-339-07087-4

Research Grants & Projects

 
Development of Total Knee Arthroplasty Capable of Complete Deep Flexion
Grants and Funding
Project Year: 1995   
In-Vivo Kinematic Estimation of Total Knee Arthroplasty
Development Program for Medical and Welfare Apparatus
Geometric Analysis of an Artificial Knee Joint
The Other Research Programs