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College of Science and Engineering  /
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

 (Male)
 HIROAKI   KAKIGANO  Associate Professor

■Concurrent affiliation
Graduate School of Science and Engineering
Research Organization of Open Innovation & Collaboration   /
Research Center for Sustainability Science
■Graduate school/University/other
03/1999  Nagoya University  School of Engineering  Department of Nuclear Engineering  Graduated
03/2001  Nagoya University  Graduate School of Engineering  Department of Energy Engineering and Science  Doctoral course first term (Master's)  Completed
03/2006  Osaka University  Graduate School of Engineering  Department of Electrical Engineering  Doctoral course second term (Doctoral)  Withdrawal
■Academic degrees
Master of Engineering (03/2001 Nagoya University)   Ph.D in Engineering (03/2009 Osaka University)  
■Career history
04/01/2001-03/31/2004  Nissin Inc.
04/01/2006-03/31/2007  Division of Electrical, Electronic and Information Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University, Research Associate
04/01/2007-12/31/2012  Division of Electrical, Electronic and Information Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University, Assistant Professor
09/01/2011-03/08/2012  KU Leuven, Visiting Professor
01/01/2013-03/31/2013  Division of Electrical, Electronic and Information Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University, Associate Professor
■Academic society memberships
IEEE  
The Institute of Electrical Engineers of Japan  
The Japan Institute of Power Electronics  
■Research summary
Power electronics for power system applications

 Electrical energy is essential for our society, and ‘Power Electronics’ plays an important role to use the electrical energy effectively because it is deeply related to generation, storage, supply and usage. Our laboratory researches the power electronics applications in power supply systems for high stability, high quality and high efficiency. We can get fully understanding of power electronics and power system engineering through these research activities.
■Research keywords
Power Electronics, Power System 
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Books
(In Japanese) 例題で学ぶはじめての電源回路  Hiroaki Kakigano  Gijutsu-Hyohron Co., Ltd.  12/2017  978-4-7741-9401-1
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Papers
Experimental Verification on High Voltage Application of Power Line Communication  Taichi Tsuji, Takahiro Hashimoto, and Hiroaki Kakigano  Journal of the Japan Institute of Power Electronics  43, 138-144  03/2018  1884-3239
DC Capacitor Voltage Control of MMC for HVDC using Negative Sequence Current  Kento Kuwabara, and Hiroaki Kakigano  Journal of the Japan Institute of Power Electronics  43, 89-96  03/2018  1884-3239
Combined Pulse-Width Modulation of Dual Active Bridge DC–DC Converter to Increase the Efficiency of Bidirectional Power Transfer  Muhammad Hazarul Azmeer bin Ab Malek, Hiroaki Kakigano, and Kiyotsugu Takaba  IEEJ Journal of Industry Applications  7/ 2, 166-174  03/2018  2187-1108  10.1541/ieejjia.7.166
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Research presentations
Experimental Verification on Acoustic Noise Reduction Effect of SRM with Falling Waveform Driving Current  2018 Annual Meeting Record I.E.E. Japan  03/16/2018
A Control Method of DC-DC Converter of Each Cell in Star-Connected Modular Multilevel Converter  2018 Annual Meeting Record I.E.E. Japan  03/16/2018
A Fundamental Study on Harmonic Reduction Using Resonance Compensator for AC Voltage Control  2018 Annual Meeting Record I.E.E. Japan  03/14/2018
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Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (KAKENHI)
Link to Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research -KAKENHI-

Achievements of joint / funded research
Super Cluster Program, Kyoto, "Motor Control Application"  04/2017-03/2018  Joint research  Main representative
Satelite Cluster in Super Cluster Program, Kyoto, "Converter for PV System"  04/2017-03/2018  Joint research  Main representative
Satelite Cluster in Super Cluster Program, Kyoto, "Converter for PV System"  04/2016-03/2017  Joint research  Main representative
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Academic awards
IEEE Industrial Electronics Society Japan Joint Chapter  IEEE Industrial Electronics Society Japan Chapter Young Engineer Award  04/2016
IEEE  37th IEEE International Telecommunications Energy Conference Outstanding Paper Award 3rd Prize  10/2015
The Institute of Electrical Engineers of Japan  (In Japanese) 電気学会 電力・エネルギー部門大会優秀論文発表賞  10/2009
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Intellectual property rights
(In Japanese) 直流給電システムおよび蓄電装置  2010-68652
(In Japanese) 電力供給システム  2009-124792
(In Japanese) プラズマディスプレイパネルの点灯安定化処理装置  2005-141945
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■Teaching experience   (Even top three results are displayed. In View details, all results for public presentation are displayed.)

Courses taught
2017  Thesis  Seminar
2017  Applied Exercise for Electrical & Electronic Eng.  Seminar
2017  Individual Research1  Seminar
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Teaching achievements
The first grade students from Ikueinishi high school visited our laboratory.  06/2017-06/2017
Students from IITH in India visited our laboratory as one part of a international project.  12/2016-12/2016
I gave a lecture about electrical energy and power electronics to students from Masuda High School.  10/2015-10/2015
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■URL
 Power System Laboratory
■Research keywords(on a multiple-choice system)
Power engineering/Power conversion/Electric machinery