Koichi Ohtomi

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Chief Research Scientist Toshiba Corporate R & D Center 1, Komukai-Toshiba-cho, Saiwai-ku, Kawasaki, Japan


Mechanical Engineering (Applied mechanics), Design engineering

Research Interests

Collaborative design, Design techniques, Product modeling and analysis, Design education Sound & vibration, DfX

Selected Publications (max.4)

* K. Ohtomi, Advances in Design, Springer, Chapter 9.2 Extended Design for X (DfX) Methodology for
Digital Consumer Product Development, pp.535-546, January 2006, ISBN-10: 1-84628-004-4.
* K. Ohtomi and M. Ozawa “Innovative Design Process and Information Technology for
Electromechanical Product Development”, Concurrent Engineering: Research and Application, SAGE
Publications, Vol.10, No.4, December 2002, pp.335-340
* K. Ohtomi., “Importance of Design Methods and Tools in Space-Based System Development”. DETC
2006, 2006 ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and
Information in Engineering Conference, DETC20006/DTM-99105
* K. Ohtomi.,. (2004) “Centrifuge Rotor Integrated Analysis”. SPIE Defense & Security Symposium,
Modeling, Simulation and Calibration of Space-based systems, 5420-01