Sur name: Taura Given name: Toshiharu

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Position: Professor Organization: Graduate School of Engineering, Kobe University Address: 1,1 Rokkodai, Kobe-city, 657-8501 Country: Japan


Engineering Design

Research Interests

Dr. Taura's research interests include interdisciplinary aspects of design science. He is currently working on several research projects that focus on the creative thought process of both engineering and industrial design. One of these projects concentrates on developing (1) cognitive model in search of concept creation, and (2) computer software which ensures the potential of man/machine co-evolution.

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