The 28th Special Seminar of School of Engineering "Future of Mechanism and Machine Science"


The 28th Special Seminar of School of Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology will be held as an international symposium on "Future of Mechanism and Machine Science". Executive Council members of World IFToMM which is the largest international academic society on mechanism and machine science, will give us excellent talks and a panel discussion. Many researchers and students related to this field are strongly expected to attend this symposium and to build valuable networks.


Date and Time

Monday, October 24, 2022
2:00 p.m. - 4:20 p.m.


Meeting room 304, Ishikawadai Bldg. 1, Tokyo Institute of Technology
(*Zoom is also available)






Zoom information

ID: 989 6016 1567 / passcode: pE4edL


School of Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology


Japanese council of IFToMM, The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers, Robotics Society Japan, Japan Society for Design Engineering


2:00 p.m. / Welcome address by Prof. Kotaro Inoue, Dean, School of Engineering, Tokyo Tech, Japan

2:05 p.m. / Talk 1 "Kinematics and Dynamics of Mechanisms as Multibody Systems"
by Prof. Andres Kecskemethy, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany, President of IFToMM

2:35 p.m. / Talk 2 "Novel Mechanism Applicationin Robotics"
by Prof. Erwin Lovasz, University Politechnica of Timișoara, Romania, Secretary General of IFToMM

3:05 p.m. / Talk 3 "Advanced Mechanisms for Future Vehicles"
by Prof. Fernando Viadero Rueda, University of Cantabria, Spain Vice President of IFToMM

3:35 p.m. / Panel discussion
Prof. Andreas Müller, Johannes Kepler University, Austria
Prof. Mehmet IsmatCan Dede, Izmir Institute of Technology, Turkey
Prof. Juan Carlos Jáuregui Correa, Autonomous University of Queretaro, Mexico
Prof. Yukio Takeda, Tokyo Tech, Japan
Prof. Burckhard Corves, RWTH Aachen, Germany
and three lecturers listed above

4:15 p.m. / Closing address by Prof. Nobuyuki Iwatsuki, Tokyo Tech, Japan

The 28th Special Seminar of School of Engineering Tokyo Institute of Technology

School of Engineering

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Prof. Nobuyuki Iwatsuki

School of Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology


Update : October 4, 2022