Academic Staff and Fellows

Manabu KOSAKA
Professor Ph.D. in Engineering
Department/Mechanical Engineering  Graduate school/Mechanical Engineering

Control engineering enables air conditioners to work automatically to keep room temperature constant. We study to establish controllers that bring out ultimated performances of the control objects.

Automatic tracking cart with damping control

Research Area Control Engineering, System Identification, Data driven control
Teaching (Undergraduate Course) Control Engineering, Instrumentation Engineering, Electric Circuit
Teaching (Graduate Course) System Control Engineering, Interdisciplinary Lecture in Mechanics Ⅲ, Ph.D. Study in System Control Engineering, Ph.D. Exercise in Mechanical dynamics and Control
Research Interests Control Engineering, System Identification, Data driven control
Selected Publications (1) Instrumentation engineering based on High school math - From basic to application - (in Japanese), Corona, 204 pages (2016)
(2) Modern control and Digital control based on High school math - From the essence to the practice using Mat@Scilab - (in Japanese), Corona, 204 pages (2015)
(3) Electric Circuit based on High school math - Using Analogy between Electricity and Water Flow - (in Japanese), Corona, 192 pages (2015)
Research and Achievements
Affiliated Academic Societies The Society of Instrument and Control Engineers (SICE), The Institute of Systems, Control and Information Engineers (SCI), he Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers (JSME), Japan Society for Design Engineering (JSDE)
Education
(Undergraduate Course)
Osaka Prefecture University
Education
(Master's/Doctral Course)
Osaka Prefecture University
Biography M. Kosaka received the BS, MS and D. Eng. degrees in electronics from Osaka Prefecture University, Japan in 1989, 1991 and 1999, respectively. From 1991 to 2001, he was a researcher at DAIKIN Industries Ltd., Japan. Since 2001, he has been with Kindai University, Japan. He is currently a Professor at the same Institution. From 2007 to 2008, he was a visiting researcher at Bournemouth University in UK. His research interests include control theory and its application.
Awards A writing prize from the Society of Instrument and Control Engineers in 2013
Interests and Others Tennis

Control Engineering Laboratory

E-mail kosaka(at)mech.kindai.ac.jp
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Laboratory URL http://www.mec.kindai.ac.jp/mech/lab/kosaka

Academic Staff and Fellows