Yuji Suzuki

Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Room 61D1, Eng. Bldg. #2
Tel./Fax. +81-3-5841-6411
E-mail: ysuzuki (at) mesl.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp

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Brief Bio

1993 Dr. Eng., Mechanical Engineering, The University of Tokyo
1993-1994 Research Associate, The University of Tokyo
1994-1995 Assistant Professor, Nagoya Institute of Technology
1995-1999 Assistant Professor, The University of Tokyo
1999-2010 Associate Professor, The University of Tokyo
2001-2002 Visiting Research Associate, California Institute of Technology
2010-
Professor, The University of Tokyo
2012
Visiting Professor, Institute of Fluid Science, Tohoku University
2015
Advisor to President, The University of Tokyo
2016-2017
Dupty Director, Todai Sustainable Campus Project, The University of Tokyo
2016
Visiting Lecturer, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
2017-2019
Special Advisor to Dean, School of Engineerng, The University of Tokyo
2020
Vice Dean, School of Engineerng, The University of Tokyo

Research Interests

Membership in Societies

IEEE(Fellow), ASME, JSME(Fellow), HTSJ, CSJ, IEEJ, JSAP, JSFM

Chair (2020), Thermal Engineering Division, The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers (JSME)

Chair (2015), Micro-Nano Science & Technology Division, The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers (JSME)

General Chair (2017), Steering Committee Member (2013-), Program Committee Member (2003-), International Conference on Micro and Nanotechnology for Power Generation and Energy Conversion Applications (Power MEMS),

Organizing Committee Member, IEEE Symposium on Electrets (2014-)

General Co-chair (2010), Steering Committee Member (2007-2013), Technical Program Committee Member (2005, 2006, 2008-2010), International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (IEEE MEMS),

Program Committee Member, International Conference on Solid-state Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems (Transducers) (2009, 2011, 2015, 2017, 2021)

Co-convenor, Int. Electrotechnical Comission (IEC) TC47/WG7 (Energy Harvesting), Chair, Japanese National Committee of TC47/WG7 (2016-)

Recent Selected Papers

Kim, S., Melnyk, A., Andrienko, D., and Suzuki, Y.,
“Solid-state Electron Affinity Analysis of Amorphous Fluorinated Polymer Electret,”
J. Phys. Chem. B, Vol. 124, No. 46, pp. 10507-10513 (2020).

Zhao, A., Fan, Y., Suzuki, Y., and Morimoto, K.,
“Flow Boiling Heat Transfer of Low-GWP Working Fluids at Low Mass and Heat Fluxes in a 4 mm Diameter Tube,”
Int. J. Heat Mass Trans, Vol. 162, 120332 (2020).

Lee, M., Morimoto, K., and Suzuki, Y.,
“Development of Flexible Wireless Wall Temperature Sensor for Combustion Studies,”
IEEE Sensor Lett., Vol. 3, 2501704, (2019).

Lee, M., Fan, Y., Reuter C.B., Ju, Y., and Suzuki, Y.,
“DME/Oxygen Wall-Stabilized Premixed Cool Flames,”
Proc. Combust. Inst., Vol. 37, pp. 1749-1756, (2019).

Wan, S., Fan, Y., Maruta, K., and Suzuki, Y.,
“Wall Chemical Effect of Metal Surfaces on DME/air Cool Flame,”
Proc. Combust. Inst., Vol. 37, pp. 5655-5662, (2019).

Chen, Y.-C., Suzuki, Y., and Morimoto, K.,
gElectrowetting-dominated Instability of Cassie Droplets on Superlyophobic Pillared Surfaces,h
Langmuir, Vol. 35, No. 6, pp. 2013|2022, (2019).

Murotani, K., and Suzuki, Y.,
“MEMS Electret Energy Harvester with Embedded Bistable Electrostatic Spring for Broadband Response,”
J. Micromech. Microeng., Vol. 28, Issue10, No. 104001 (2018).

Ueno, A., and Suzuki, Y.,
gDesign and Analysis of Micro Thermal Switch Using the Near-field Effect for Space Applications,h
Int. J. Therm. Sci., Vol. 132, pp. 161-167 (2018).

Lee, M., Morimoto, K., and Suzuki, Y.,
"Development of MEMS Wireless Wall Temperature Sensor for Combustion Studies,"
Meas. Sci. Tech., Vol. 28, No. 3, 035101 (2017).

Invited talk

Plenary talk, “Quantitative measurement of near-wall radicals using two-photon-absorption laser induced fluorescence (TALIF),” 15th Asian Symposium on Visualization, Busan, September 26, 2019.

Invited talk, “Solid State Quantum Chemical Investigation of a High-performance Fluorinated Amorphous Polymer Electret,” IEEE 17th Int. Symp. Electrets (ISE17), Limerick, September 2, 2019.

Plenary talk, “Development of New Fluorinated Polymer Electret and Its Application to Kinetic Energy Harvesting,” 3rd Chinese National Conference on Electret (CNCE-3), Shenzhen, November 24, 2018.

Invited talk, “Parylene and Its Derivatives as MEMS Materials,” 4th Int. Conf. Advanced Electromaterials (ICAE 2017), Jeju, November 23, 2017.

Plenary talk, “Development of New Electret Charging Methods and Its Application to MEMS Energy Harvesters,” Design, Test, Integration & Packaging of MEMS/MOEMS Conf. (DTIP 2017), Bordeaux, May 31, 2017.

Plenary talk, gElectret-based Vibration Energy Harvesting: Opportunity for IoT/Wearable Devices,h 5th Int. Conf. Material Science and Engineering Technology (ICMSET 2016), Tokyo, October 29, 2016.

Invited talk, "Electret-based Vibration Energy Harvesting for Sensor Network," 18th Int. Conf. on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators, and Microsystems (Transducers), Anchorage, June 22, 2015.

Plenary talk, "Micro Energy - Crossroad between Thermal Engineering and MEMS Technology," 8th Int. Symp. on Turbulence, Heat and Mass Transfer, Sarajevo, September 17, 2015.

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