Annual Report of Research Institute

Vol.05 (2014)

I. Outline of the Institute
1. Operation and Organization 1
2. Staff 3
II. Activity Reports(FY2013)
1. Center Activities
  1-1 Center for Industry and Public Relations 5
  1-2 Automotive Technology Research Center 15
  1-3 Advanced Robotic Technology Research Center 20
  1-4 Building Environment Research Center 24
  1-5 Advanced Chemistry and Bioengineering Research Center 28
  1-6 Service Innovation Research Center 35
2. Active Reports of MEXT-Supported Program for the Strategic Research Foundation at Private Universities 40
3. External Funds and Patents 46
III. Collection of Papers
1. Original Articles
Preparation of UCST types of thermoresponsive sulfobetaine polymer modified glass and thermal stimuli-exfoliation of HeLa cells on the substrate
• Kohei Shiraishi (Graduate School of Systems Engineering Professor)
• Yasue Yamada (Graduate School of Systems Engineering Professor)
• Akinori Imajo (Graduate School of Systems Engineering Student)
• Taiji Ito (Graduate School of Systems Engineering Student)
• Tatsuki Nousou (Graduate School of Systems Engineering Student)
49
Usability Validation of Multi-modal Touch Panel
• Junya Tatsuno (Faculty of Engineering Department of Mechanical Engineering Associate Profssor)
• Makiko Yonehara (Research Institute of Fundamental Technology for Next Generation Researcher)
• Hitomi Nakamura (Faculty of Engineering Department of Informatics Lecture)
• Shin Takehara (Faculty of Engineering Department of Robotics Professor)
• Takashi Fujii (Ishii Hyoki Co.,Ltd)
55
Estimation of Displacement Distance for Wiping motion of Fabric Products)
• Mizuho Shibata (Faculty of Engineering Department of Robotics Lecture)
63
Study on Mechanical Properties of the Joint in Traditional Wooden Building)
• Shinya Matsumoto (Faculty of Engineering Department of ArchitectureAssociate Professor)
67
Development of Earthquake-Resistant Ceiling Structure by Lightweight Square Steel
• Shinya Matsumoto (Faculty of Engineering Department of Architecture Associate Professor)
• Masafumi Sato (Satoh Katakoh Seisakusho.co.,Ltd CEO)
• Yoshinobu Fujitani (Hiroshima University Emeritus Professor)
73
Study on Application and Development of Cement Composites Reinforced with Bamboo Fibers
• Masakazu Terai (Faculty of Engineering Department of Architecture Associate Professor)
79
2. Reprinting Articles
A Fundamental Study to Detect Driver's Short-Term Reduction of Lane-Keeping Ability Based on Vehicle Dynamics(Determinism Approach by Inverse Driver Model)
• Hideki Sakai (Kinki University)
89
Improvement Method of Service Productivity for Taxi Company Using Taxi Demand Information
• Takashi Tanizaki (Kinki University)
• Takayuki Kataoka (Kinki University)
103
Regional and Business Type Analysis of the Productivity Improvement Strategies in Japan 300 High-Service Awards
• Takayuki Kataoka (Kinki University)
• Takashi Tanizaki (Kinki University)
111
A Model of Nutrition Education for Multi-period Menu Planning Optimizations Using Estimation of Distribution Algorithm
• Tomoko Kashima (Kinki University)
• Yukiko Orito (Hiroshima University)
• Hisashi Yamamoto (Tokyo Netropolitan University)
119
Effect of Gradational Patterns on Positional Accuracy of Active Touch
• Makiko Yonehara (Kinki University)
• Hitomi Nakamura (Kinki University)
• Shin Takehara (Kinki University)
• Takashi Fujii (Ishii Hyoki Co.,Ltd)
• Tomoki Fukumoto (Ishii Hyoki Co.,Ltd)
129
3. Reviews
Recent Trend and Applications on Additive Manufacturing with Metal: A Review
• Hideki Kyogoku (Faculty of Engineering Department of Robotics Professor)
139
Research and Development of Spherical Motor
• Tomoaki Yano (Research Institute of Fundamental Technology for Next Generation Specially appointed Professor)
145