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Prof Osamu Mikami
PhD (Osaka University, Japan)

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Professor
Electronic System Engineering
Email:
mikami@utm.my
Tel:03 2203 1549

Research Interests

  • Optical Interconnection Device and Technology
  • Opto-electronic Sensing Device and Technology
  • Photonic Functional Device
  • Optical Fiber Communication

Grants

Principal researcher :
Grants-in-Add Scientific Research (KAKENHI) by Japan Society for the
Promotion of Science (KAKENHI)
,

2012-2015 : Optical Interconnecting Technology, (5M-JPY)

2008-2010 : Optical Surface Mount Technology, (5.2M-JPY)

2003-2004 : Self-mixing Semiconductor Laser Doppler Velocimeter, (3.2M-JPY)

1995-1999 : Research on Image Synthesis Technology Learning to Insect’s Compound Eye, 6M-JPY)

Others (3.2M-JPY) Principal researcher:

Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)

2008-2009 : Optical Interconnecting Technology, (5M-JPY)

 

Principal researcher:
Industrial Network Consultation

2012-2014 : Research Adviser, Photonics Electronics Technology Research Association (PETRA).

2011 : Chairman, Survey Research on Low Cost Wire Harness Connection Technology
: Committee, Optoelectronics Industry and Technology Development Association (OITDA).

2010 : Chairman, Survey Research on Optical Interconnecting System Research, Optoelectronics Industry and Technology Development Association (OITDA).

1999-2003 : Group Head of Opto-electronic Packaging Technology, Research Project on Super High Density Electronics System Integration Technology, Association of Super-Advanced Electronics Technologies (ASET).

(total grants: 60M-JPY)

Grants-in-aid received mainly from following companies:

DAIKO Electric, FURUKAW Electric, FUJITSU INTERCONNECT, IBIDEN, KYOCERA, NOKIA, MATSUSHITA Electric, MITSUMI Electric, MITSUI Chemical, NTT, NEC, NISSAN Chemical , NIPPON SHEET GLASS, OMRON, SEIKO EPSON, SUZUKI, SUMITOMO Bakelite, TOYOTA Central Research Laboratory

(total grants:16M-JPY)

Previous
Positions

April 1994 – March 2014 : Professor, School of Engineering, Tokai University, Japan.

May 2006 – Aug 2006 : Visiting Professor, University of Kassel, Germany.

Sept 1985 – March 1994 : Senior Research Engineer, NTT Opto-electronics Laboratory, Japan.

June 1991 – May 1992 : Visiting Assistant Professor at Research Center of Advanced  Science and Technology (RCAST), University of Tokyo, Japan.

Sept 1984 – Aug 1985 : Visiting Research Fellow at Department of Electronics and Electrical  Engineering, University of Glasgow, UK. April 1971– Aug 1984 : NTT Electrical Communications Laboratories, Japan.

Activities

Chairman/Committee Member

2010, Chairman, Technical Committee on Polymer Optical Circuit, Institute of Information,  Electronics, and Information Engineers (IEICE).
April, 1999-March, 2003, Chairman, Research Committee of Optical Packaging Technology, Japanese Institute of Electronics Packaging (JIEP).
2008, Auditor, Japanese Institute of Electronics Packaging (JIEP).
2003, Board of Directors, Japanese Institute of Electronics Packaging (JIEP).
Nov, 2013, Chairman, MALAYSIA-JAPAN International Symposium on Advanced Technology,
Tokyo.
Nov, 2007, Chairman, MALAYSIA-JAPAN International Symposium on Advanced  Technology, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
July, 1995-July,1996, Editor in Chief, English Transactions on Electronics, Instituteof Information, Electronics, and Information Engineers (IEICE).
May, 1995, Program Committee, SPIE Photonics West 1995, San Jose, USA.
April,1993, Program Co-Chairman, InP & Related Materials (IPRM), Paris, France
April, 1992, Program Committee & Chairman, InP & Related Materials (IPRM), New Port, USA.
Feb. 1992, Program Committee, SPIE, OE/LASE 1995, San Jose, USA.
April,1991, Program Committee & Chairman, InP & Related Materials (IPRM), Cardiff, UK.
July, 1989, Chairman, International Conference on Integrated Optics and Optical Fiber  Communication (IOOC), Workshop, Kobe.
July, 1988, Chairman, Opto-Electronics Conference (OEC), Tokyo.

Awards

2014: Achievement Award from Japan Institute of Electronics Packaging (JIEP) for Distinguished Contribution to Optical Packaging Technology and Committee Activity.
2005: Fellow Award from the Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication  Engineers (IEICE) , Japan for Pioneering Study on Optical Interconnection.
2004: Matsumae (Founder of Tokai University) Memorial Award from Tokai University for  Research and Development on Opto-electronic Packaging Technology Enabling  Ubiquitous – computing Society.
2003 :Tokai University, Graduate School of Engineering, Promotion Award for Research and
Education.
1992 : NTT Opto-electronics Laboratory Director Award for Maximum number of Patent.
1990 : NTT Opto-electronics Laboratory Director Award for Best Paper.
1969 : Kusumoto Memorial Award from President of Osaka University for Highest Record
In addition, total 12 students received Encouragement Awards from Academy.

Selected Publications

a) Keynote/Invited 

1. Osamu Mikami:
“Self-Written Waveguide Technology with
Light-Curable Resin Enabling Easy Optical Interconnection” (Invited),
5th International Conference on Photonics 2014, Palace of the
Golden Horses, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 2-4,
Sept. 2014.

2. Osamu Mikami:
“Self-Written Waveguide Technologies and Application to Optical Interconnect
Devices” (Invited),
14th International Symposium on Advanced Organic Photonics (ISAOP-14), Osaka
University, 3-4, Nov. 2014

3. Osamu Mikami:
“A new architecture for board-level optical wirings applying optical pin and
self-written
waveguide”,
(Keynote,
Optics East, Boston, 6014-22, Proc.
SPIE, Vol. 6014, pp. 60140L-1-60140L-13, Oct. 2005.

4. Osamu Mikami:
“A New Architecture of Optical Interface
Applying “OPTICAL PINS”” (Invited)
ISTC2004, Shanghai, pp.432-441,
Sept. 2004.

5. Osamu Mikami , Teiji Uchida:
“Optical Surface Mount Technology
based on Optical Pin”
 (Invited),
International Semiconductor
Technology Conf.
 ISTC2002, Electro-chmeical Society,

#72, 2002.

6. Osamu Mikami:
“The Status and Future of Optical
Packaging Technology” (Invited)
Proc. 2000 IEMT/IMC Symposium pp.188-193, Tokyo, April 19-21, 2000.

7. Osamu Mikami:
“Polarization-control MQW photonic
functional devices “(Invited),
OCTIMA Workshop, Rome, 29-31 Jan.
1991.

 

b) Journal

Total more
than 160 papers including followings recent ones;

 

1.      Oamu Mikami, Tadayuki Enomoto, Yukinobu Soeda, Chiemi Fujikawa:
“Self-Written Waveguide Technology with Light-Curable Resin for Easy Optical
Interconnection”, English J. Institute
of Electronics Packaging, Vo. 7, No.1, pp.46-51, 2015.

2.      K. Nakama, Y. Tokiwa, O. Mikami:
“Wavelength-Adressed Intra-Board Optical
Interconnection by Plug-in Alignment with a Micro Hole Array”,
Optical Review, Vol. 17, No.5,
pp.443-446, 2010.

3.      M. Kwack, M. Kanda, O. Mikami, M. Yonemura, M. Kagami:
“180-deg Light Path Conversion Device With Tapered Self-Written Waveguide for
Optical Interconnection”,
IEEE Photonics Technology Letters,
Vol. 22, No. 15, pp.1126-1128, Aug. 1, 2010.

4.      Y. Sugiura, M. Kanda, O. Mikami:
“Miniaturized 90deg Light Path Conversion Device Fabricated from UV-Curable
Resin for Optical Interconnection”,
Optical Review, Vol. 17, No. 4, pp.357-359, 2010.

5.      Kenichi Nakama, Yusuke Matsuzawa, Yu Tokiwa, Osamu Mikami:
“Board to Board Optical Plug-in Interconnection by Using Optical Waveguide
Plug and Micro Hole Array”,
IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, Vol.23, No. 24, pp.1881-1883, 2010.

6.      Osamu Mikami:
“Evolution and future of opto-electronics packaging
technology “,
Transaction on Electronics, IEICE, Vol. J92-C,No. 8, pp.404-411, 2009 (in Japanese).

 

c) Book/Book Chapter

1.      “Optical Amplifiers and their Applications”, Chapter Author, JOHN WILEY & SONS Publishing, 1994.

2.      “Semiconductor Photonic Device Engineering”, Editor & Author, CORONA Publishing, 1995.

3.      “Optical Functional Devices”, Co-Author, SANGYO-TOSHO Publishing, 1995.

4.      “Handbook of Optical Wiring Packaging Technology”, Supervisor & Author, OPTRONICS Publishing, 2008.

5.      “Recent Advance on Optoelectronic Packaging Technologies”, Supervisor & Author
,
CMC-BOOKS Publishing, 2008.

 

d) Proceedings of International Conference

Total 83
Proceedings including followings recent ones;

 

1.      Tadayuki Enomoto , Yukinobu Soeda, Osamu Mikami:
“Novel V-groove for optical interconnect fabricated by mask-transfer self-written method and UV-curable resin”,
MJIIT-JUC Joint International Symposium 2013 (MJJIS2013), IT-2-2, Tokai Univ.
Nov. 6-8, 2013.

2.      Yukinobu Soeda, Tadayuki Enomoto, Osamu Mikami:
“Self-Written Waveguide Technology with Light-curable Resin Enabling Easy Optical Interconnection”,
IEEE CPMT Symposium Japan 2013, Kyoto Univ. Nov, 11-13, 2013.

3.      Nobuhiko Ishizawa, Yusuke Matsuzawa, Yu Tokiwa,
Kenichi Nakama, Osamu Mikami:
“Novel optical interconnect devices applying Mask-Transfer Self-Written method”,
SPIE Photonics West Conference 8267, Optoelectronic Interconnects XII, Paper
8267-18
23 – 25 January 2012, Moscone Center, San Francisco, California ,USA

4.      Atsushi Ugajin, Anas Luqman Bin Muhamad, Chiemi Fujikawa, Osamu Mikami:
“THREE-DIMENSIONAL LASER DOPPLER VELOCIMETER USING 3-BEAMS”,
Symposium – MJJS 2012, Nov. 21-23, 2012.