Shinshu University, Institute for Fiber Engineering (IFES), Japan
He got his Ph.D in 1995 from Shinshu University, Japan. He is a Professor in the Division of Kansei and Fashion Engineering, Institute for Fiber Engineering (IFES), Interdisciplinary Cluster for Cutting Edge Research (ICCER), Shinshu University. He got outstanding paper award 2011 from Emerald Literati Network.
Structural mechanics of fibres and fibre assemblies (fabrics generally); Clothing engineering; Kansei engineering for both apparel and textile field.