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The University of Electro-Communications 
Graduate School of Informatics and Engineering, School of Informatics and Engineering 
"Department of Mechanical and Intelligent Systems Engineering, Cluster II (Emerging Multi-interdisciplinary Engineering)" 

Assistant Professor 
JUN SHINTAKE 

 
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Career
Japan Chemical Analysis Center  Staff  2011/05/01-2011/07/31 
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne  School of Engineering  Research Assistant  2011/08/01-2016/01/29 
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne  School of Engineering  Postdoctoral Researcher  2016/02/01-2018/02/28 
The University of Electro-Communications  Graduate School of Informatics and Engineering  Assistant Professor  2018/03/01-Present 
The University of Tokyo  School of Engineering  Visiting Researcher  2019/02/23-Present 

Academic background
University of Electro-Communications  2009/03/31  Graduated 
University of Electro-Communications  2011/03/31  Completed 
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne  2016/01/29  Completed 

Academic degrees
Doctor of Science, Ph.D.  Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne  2016/01/29 

Classes responsible within the university
2019  メカトロニクス基礎実験A  Spring semester  Undergraduate, daytime 
2019  メカトロニクス基礎実験B  Fall semester  Undergraduate, daytime 
2019  メカノデザイン  Fall semester  Undergraduate, daytime 
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Current research areas
Intelligent mechanics/ Mechanical systems 
Structural/Functional materials 

Published books
Book  Dielectric elastomers as eaps: how to start experimenting with them. Electromechanically active polymers: a concise reference  Herbert Shea, Soo Jin Adrian Koh, Ingrid Graz, Jun Shintake  Springer International Publishing  767-787  2016  978-3-319-31528-7 
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Published papers
Paper  Yes  Lighter and stronger: Co-fabricated electrodes and variable stiffness elements in dielectric actuators  Joint  Egor Piskarev, Jun Shintake, Vivek Ramachandran, Neil Baugh, Michael D. Dickey, Dario Floreano  Advanced Intelligent Systems  to be published-  2020/06/24 
Paper  Yes  Low-cost sensor-rich fluidic elastomer actuators embedded with paper electronics  Joint  Tilo H. Yang, Jun Shintake, Ryo Kanno, C. Robert Kao, Jun Mizuno  Advanced Intelligent Systems  2000025-  2020/03/31  10.1002/aisy.202000025 
Paper  Yes  Foldable kirigami paper electronics  Joint  Tilo H. Yang, Hikaru Hida, Daiki Ichige, Jun Mizuno, C. Robert Kao, Jun Shintake  Physica Status Solidi A: Applications and Materials Science  1900891-  2020/03/12  10.1002/pssa.201900891 
Paper  Yes  Large, fast, and bidirectional bending of slide-ring polymer materials  Joint  Shimpei Kakizaki, Jun Shintake, Yasunori Iwatake, Kazumasa Baba, Hiromitsu Takeuchi, Akio Yamamoto  Advanced Intelligent Systems  1900155-  2020/02/13  10.1002/aisy.201900155 
Paper  Yes  Phase changing materials-based variable-stiffness tensegrity structures  Joint  Davide Zappetti, Seung Hee Jeong, Jun Shintake, Dario Floreano  Soft Robotics  online ahead of print  2019/12/17  10.1089/soro.2019.0091 
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Research presentations
Oral presentation for an academic conference  生分解性材料に基づくソフトアクチュエータのシミュレーションによる解析  ロボティクス・メカトロニクス講演会  1P2-A05  No  永井敏輝、新竹純  2020/05/28 
Oral presentation for an academic conference  柔らかさと硬さを両立するヒレを搭載したエイ型水中ロボットの開発  ロボティクス・メカトロニクス講演会  1P1-C01  No  万木将暉、三品博暉、新竹純、池本有助  2020/05/28 
Oral presentation for an academic conference  機械的アクションポテンシャルに基づくダンゴムシ型ロボットの俊敏逃避行動の実現  ロボティクス・メカトロニクス講演会  1A1-E08  No  花井澪、大西功二、新竹純、池本有助  2020/05/28 
Oral presentation for an academic conference  Physical I.D.:物理的に複製困難な人工スキンの開発  ロボティクス・メカトロニクス講演会  1A1-C09  No  戸田将也、万木将暉、新竹純、池本有助  2020/05/28 
Oral presentation for an academic conference  誘電エラストマーに基づくトランスデューサーとロボット  Dynamics and Design Conference 2019  No  新竹純  2019/08/30 
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Intellectual property rights
Patent  多層構造体の製造方法  2020-008359  2020/01/22  Filed 
Patent  静電容量型伸長センサ  -  2019/08/20  Filed 
Patent  Stretchable electrohydrodynamic pump  PCT/EP2019/063086  2019/06/25  Filed 
Patent  Electroadhesive device, system and method for gripping  WO2017145103A1, US20190047157A1  2017/02/24  Published 
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Awards
The Young Scientists’ Award, The Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology  2020/04/07 
Gilbert Hausmann Award  2017/10/06 
Outstanding Reviewer Award  2017/03/01 
NCCR Robotics Best PhD Paper Award  2016/11/01 
Best Contribution Award  2013/07/19 
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Grants-in-aid for scientific research
テンセグリティロボットを用いた生物の射出運動生成機構の理解  2019/04/01-2023/03/31 
高い形状自由度を持つ積層型誘電エラストマーアクチュエータの研究開発  2019/04/01-2021/03/31 
土に還るロボット:生分解性ソフトアクチュエータの変性機序の解明と設計法の確立  2019/04/01-2021/03/31 
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External fund
生物模倣に基づく移動ロボットの先進化  Other grants  Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology  Leading Initiative for Excellent Young Researchers(LEADER)  2018/03-2019/03 
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Past records of joint or funded research
Research and development on dielectric elastomer actuators  2018-Present  Joint research  Domestic joint research 
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Public lectures
誘電エラストマーアクチュエータの作製実習  新竹純  2019/09/03  計測自動制御学会SI部門ソフトマテリアル応用部会 「高分子アクチュエータ入門(第3回:誘電エラストマーアクチュエータ編2019)」 
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Memberships of academic societies
日本機械学会 
電気学会 
IEEE 
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Involvement in conference and research meetings
Dynamics and Design Conference 2019  OS3-5セッションオーガナイザ OS-3-5-1座長  2019/08/30 
International Conference on Active Polymer Materials and Soft Robotics (APMSR)  Academic Committee  2019/08/25 
IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Biomimetics (ROBIO)  Program Committee  2018/12/12 
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Committee or council involvement
計測自動制御学会 SI部門 ソフトマテリアル応用部会  委員  2020/04/01-Present 
Actuators (MDPI) Special Issue "Dielectric Elastomer Actuators (DEAs)"  Guest Editor  2019/07/01-Present 
サービスロボットの要求を実現する小形モータとその制御技術調査専門委員会  委員  2019/04/26-2021/03/31 
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Educational support at other universities
特別講師  特別講義(芝浦工業大学)  2018/06-2018/06 
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