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Yamakoshi Ken'ichi

ヤマコシ ケンイチ | Yamakoshi Ken'ichi
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Research field  (4): Mechanics and mechatronics ,  Robotics and intelligent systems ,  Biomaterials ,  Biomedical engineering
Research keywords  (9): healthcare science ,  non-invasive, ambulatory, and unconscious biomedical measurement ,  welfare engineering ,  health care monitoring ,  ambulatory and unconscious biomedical measurements ,  non-invasive ,  bioinstrumentation ,  biomechanics ,  biomedical sensing technology
Research theme for competitive and other funds  (21):
  • 2014 - 2018 Pioneering development of non-invasive optical measurement of blood glucose named pulse glucometry towards practical use
  • 2004 - 2014 Development of advanced driver's supported system based on non-invasive biomedical measurement techniques
  • 2008 - 2013 Diagnosis and treatment of atherosclerosis in cooperation with medicine and engineering: Development of a new endoscopic system for large arteries for the use of endovascular intervention
  • 2008 - 2013 Non-invasive arterial blood pressure control system for spinal-cord-injury victim
  • 2009 - 2012 Non-invasive blood constituents measurement using instantaneous differential near-infrared spectrophotometry
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Papers (144):
  • I. Suzuki, M. Ogawa, K. Seino, M. Nogawa, H. Naito, K. Yamakoshi, S. Tanaka. NIR spectroscopic determination of urine components in spot urine:preliminary investigation towards optical point-of-care test. Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing. 2019
  • T. Yamakoshi, S. Tanaka, H. Ohtake, G. Watanabe, K. Yamakoshi. A novel in vivo technique for endoscopic visualization of aortic valve motion and inner wall of large arteries for immediate postoperative direct observation. Trends in Medicine. 2018. 18. 4. 1-4
  • I. Suzuki, M. Ogawa, K. Seino, M. Nogawa, H. Naito, K. Yamakoshi, S. Tanaka. Reagentless estimateon of urea and createnine concentrateons using near-infrared spectroscopy for spot urine test of urea-to-creatinine ratio,. Advanced Biomedical Engineering. 2018. 7. 72-81
  • Y. Yamakoshi, K. Matsumura, T. Yamakoshi, J. H. Lee, P. Rolfe, Y. Kato, K. Shimizu, K. Yamakoshi. Side-scattered finger-photoplethysmography: Experimental investigations towards practical noninvasive measurement of blood glucose. Journal of Biomedical Optics. 2017. 22. 6. 067001-1-067001-11
  • Kenta Matsumura, Takehiro Yamakoshi, Peter Rolfe, Ken-ichi Yamakoshi. Advanced Volume-Compensation Method for Indirect Finger Arterial Pressure Determination: Comparison with Brachial Sphygmomanometry. IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING. 2017. 64. 5. 1131-1137
MISC (296):
Patents (14):
  • Pressure providing instrument and biosignal measuring device including a pressure-providing instrument
  • Biosignal measuring instrument, measuring pulse wave, oxygen saturation degree and blood pressure of user
  • Cuff of wrist-mount blood pressure monitor
  • Hemodybamic monitor
  • Electronic blood pressure monitor having cuff in whose inner pressure is adequately adjusted and its control method
Books (20):
  • Further advancement of biomedical applications of vital signs: Smart sensing of vital signs and its application
    Science & Technology 2017
  • Further advancement of biomedical applications of vital signs
    Science & Technology 2017
  • Up-to-date Non-invasive Clinical Examination - Saliva Test and Breath Test -
    CMC Books, Co. 2015
  • Current Developments on Next-generation Healthcare Monitoring
    Technical Information Institute Co., Ltd. 2014
  • A new non-invasive in vivo optical blood glucose measurement technique using near-infrared radiation named "Pulse Glucometry" and proposal of blood constituents measurement "Pulse Hemo-photometry"
    IGI Global, Pennsylvania, USA 2012
Lectures and oral presentations  (13):
  • Biomedical instrumentation
    (Special Lecture at Heilongjiang University, Harbin, China 2008)
  • Recent advances in inconstrained healthcare monitoring during daily living
    (2002 Japan-Korea Symposium on e-Healthcare, Seoul, Korea 2002)
  • New attempts of local pressurisation method for non-invasive measurement of arterial blood pressure
    (The 5th Japan-Polish Seminar on Biomedical Measurements, Zakopane, Poland 2001)
  • Current development in beat-by-beat cardiovascular monitoring with non-invasive and ambulatory techniques
    ('99 International Conference on Medical Diagnostic Techniques & Procedures, Chennai, India 1999)
  • Unconstrained physiological monitoring in daily living for health care
    (Special lecture at College of Life Science & Medical Engineering, Tongji University, Shanghai, China 1999)
Works (15):
  • Physiological monitoring system for home care
    2008 -
  • Physiological monitoring during sleeping for medical and health care use
    2006 -
  • Fully automated monitoring system for health care
    2006 -
  • Physiological measurement during bathing for home health care
    2005 -
  • Development of health care monitoring at home
    2005 -
Education (4):
  • 1970 - 1972 Waseda University Graduate School of Science and Engineering Mechanical Engineering
  • - 1972 Waseda University Graduate School, Division of Science and Engineering
  • 1966 - 1970 Waseda University Faculty of Science and Engineering Department of Mechanical Engineering
  • - 1970 Waseda University Faculty of Science and Engineering
Professional career (2):
  • Doctor of Engineering (Waseda University)
  • Doctor of Medicine (Tokyo Medical and Dental University)
Work history (34):
  • 2014/03 - 現在 NPO Research Institute of Life Benefit Head
  • 2013/04 - 現在 Kanazawa University Emeritus Professor
  • 2013/04 - 現在 Hokkaido University of Science Affiliate Professor
  • 2013/04 - 現在 Showa University Affiliate Professor
  • 2002/01 - 現在 Darlian University Visiting Professor
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Awards (12):
  • 2008/05 - Japanese Society for Medical and Biological Engineering Award of Research Article and Sakamoto Prize
  • 2008 - Research Paper Award and Sakamoto Prize by the Japanese Society for Medical and Biological Engineering
  • 2002/09 - The Society of Life Support Engineering Barrier-free Award
  • 2002 - Research Incentive Award by the Society of Life Support Technology
  • 1999/04 - Japanese Society for Medical and Biological Engineering Research Incentive Award
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Association Membership(s) (9):
The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers ,  International Federation for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering ,  International Society of System Health Science in Japan ,  The Japanese Society of Artificial Organs ,  Japanese Society for Musculoskeltal Rehabilitation ,  The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers ,  The Japanese Society for Wellbeing Science and Assistive Technology ,  The Society of Instrument and Control Engineers ,  The Japanese Society for Medical and Biological Engineering
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