Research and DevelopmentAwards

FY2004

Awarded date Award name The award-giving organization Awarded Theme Award Winners
2004.04 JEMA Award - "Progress Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of Industrial Medium Voltage SIS (Solid Insulated Switchgear) Toshitake Masuko
2004.04 JEMA Award - "Development Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of heavy electrical industry product  technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development and Practical Applications of Protective Interlocking System for Tohoku and Kyushu Shinkansen ("Bullet Train") Koichi Ide
Yasuharu Matsugane
2004.04 JEMA Award - "Development Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of heavy electrical industry product  technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development for High Power Rate Ultra Small Diameter Dynamometer Kenji Kawakubo
Mamoru Kawano
2004.04 JEMA Award - "Encouragement Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of Photocatalyst Deodorizer Hiroshi Noguchi
Yoshihiko Tagawa
2004.04 JEMA Award - "Encouragement Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of Insulation Monitoring Unit (Meiden Wireless Telemetering Unit) and Monitoring Server Kazushige Inoue
Minoru Hayashi

FY2005

Awarded date Award name The award-giving organization Awarded Theme Award Winners
2005.04 JEMA Award - "Development Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of heavy electrical industry product  technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of High-Voltage and Large-Capacity Electric Double Layer Capacitor Type Dynamic Voltage Compensator ("DVC") Minoru Kaneda
Hiroshi Zaitsu
2005.04 JEMA Award - "Development Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of heavy electrical industry product  technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of Energy Use Recording System Toshio Karakama
2005.04 EMA Award - "Encouragement Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of Wireless Telemetering System Using 3G Mobile Phone Network Technology Masayuki Tatsuta
Toshiyuki Okitsu
2005.04 EMA Award - "Encouragement Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of GPS-based System - GPS Express Tatsuya Oguro
Masaaki Tajima
2005.04 EMA Award - "Encouragement Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of Technical Review System for Grid-interconnection Takamitsu Ito

FY2006

Awarded date Award name The award-giving organization Awarded Theme Award Winners
2006.04 JEMA Award - "Progress Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of Pure Ozone Continuous Generator Yoshiki Morikawa
Takeshi Noyori
2006.04 JEMA Award - "Development Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of heavy electrical industry product  technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of Microgrid Power Source Optimization Planning Method Hitomi Otoguro
Yoshimichi Okuno
2006.04 JEMA Award - "Development Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of heavy electrical industry product  technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of High Speed Overhead Catenary System (OCS) inspection system for Shinkansen Line Hiroyuki Kamitani
Kenzo Kawamoto
2006.04 JEMA Award - "Encouragement Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of Photocatalyst Type Air Purifier for Removal of Corrosive Gas Hiroshi Noguchi
Takashi Sato

FY2007

Awarded date Award name The award-giving organization Awarded Theme Award Winners
2007.04 JEMA Award - "Progress Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of 10M W Class Large-Capacity High-Voltage Capacitor Type DVC Yoshitaka Sakai
Minoru Nishitoba
2007.04 JEMA Award - "Encouragement Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of Virtual Engine Bench Masayasu Kanke
Minoru Kobayashi
2007.04 JEMA Award - "Encouragement Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Commercialization of Anechoic Chamber Chassis Dynamometer for Large-sized Vehicle Kazuhisa Otsuki
Akinori Kotaki
2007.04 JEMA Award - "Encouragement Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of Insulation Level Monitoring System (High Voltage/Low Voltage) Kazuo Tsuyuki
Kazushige Inoue
2007.11 OHM Technology Award The Promotion Foundation for Electrical Science and Engineering Development and Commercialization of High Voltage Large Capacity Capacitor Type DVC Naruhiko Fukuda
Minoru Kaneda
2007.11 OHM Technology Award The Promotion Foundation for Electrical Science and Engineering Development and Commercialization of Regenerative Energy Absorbing System for DC Railroad Using Electric Double Layer Capacitor Tadashi Uemura
2007.11 Shibusawa Eiichi Prize The Japan Electric Association Development and Productization of High Voltage Large Capacity Capacitor Type DVC Junichi Shimomura

FY2008

Awarded date Award name The award-giving organization Awarded Theme Award Winners
2008.04 JEMA Award - "Excellent Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of AC and DC Converter for NAS Battery with 4M W Class Large Capacity UPS Function Hidenobu Kusumoto
Manabu Teramoto
2008.04 JEMA Award - "Excellent Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of Serial Multiplexing Direct High Voltage Type Inverter with Power Regenerative Function Takuji Hayashi
Kazuya Ogura
2008.04 JEMA Award - "Excellent Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of 168 kV and 40 kA Tank Type Vacuum Circuit Breaker (VCB) Shinya Shinada
Kiyohito Katsumata
2008.11 OHM Technology Award The Promotion Foundation for Electrical Science and Engineering Development of Overhead Line Wear Measuring System by Image Analysis Technology Seiji Tabayashi
Makoto Niwakawa

FY2009

Awarded date Award name The award-giving organization Awarded Theme Award Winners
2009.04 JEMA Award - "Excellent Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of Large Capacity Low Inertia Dynamometer Minoru Matsumoto
Narumi Oguchi
2009.04 JEMA Award - "Excellent Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of Inverter for Elevator VT240EL Mounted with Load Sensor-less Control Koji
Yamada
Yumeki
Ono
2009.04 JEMA Award - "Excellent Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association On-line Type UPS: MEIPOSS-BP Yoichi Watanabe
Junichi Watanabe
2009.04 JEMA Award - "Excellent Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of 7.2 kV Hybrid Insulation Switch Kenji
Tsuji
Shinji
Ochi
2009.11 OHM Technology Award The Promotion Foundation for Electrical Science and Engineering Development and Practical Applications of AC and DC Converter for NAS Battery with DVC  Function Yuichi Manabe
Issei Hirayama

FY2010

Awarded date Award name The award-giving organization Awarded Theme Award Winners
2010.04 JEMA Award - "Excellent Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development and Commercialization of Motor and Inverter for Electric Automobile "i-MiEV" Yoshinori Nakano
Koji
Nagata
2010.04 JEMA Award - "Excellent Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of Highly Responsive Inverter for Dynamometer Kunio
Hirao
Hitomi Kamio
2010.04 JEMA Award - "Excellent Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of Gear-less Permanent Magnet Power Generator for Wind Power System Taketora
Ito
Tomomi Takei
2010.04 JEMA Award - "Excellent Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of High Speed Motor for 15 t Elevator Having Cantilever Structure of Sheave Keiichi Kouroki
Masayuki Kawaguchi
2010.04 JEMA Award - "Excellent Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of Existing Shape Compatible Unit Type Digital Relay (MRR Series) Tetsuya Kanayama
Koji Hosotani
2010.04 JEMA Award - "Excellent Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of Large Capacity Wide Range Dynamometer Kenji Kawakubo
Mitsuru Arakawa
2010.11 OHM Technology Award The Promotion Foundation for Electrical Science and Engineering Inverter for Ultra High Capacity Low Inertia Dynamometer Kazuya Ogura
Kuniaki Hirao
Kazuhiro Ogawa

FY2011

Awarded date Award name The award-giving organization Awarded Theme Award Winners
2011.04 JEMA Award - "Excellent Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of Photovoltaic PCS "SP100-250T" with World Highest Level Power Conversion Efficiency Tatsunori Sato
Sanho
Gon
2011.04 JEMA Award - "Encouragement Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of Converter for 2M W Wind Power System Yumeki Ono
Yuji Fujiyoshi
2011.11 OHM Technology Award The Promotion Foundation for Electrical Science and Engineering Development of Converter for Wind Power System to be mounted in Nacelle of Wind Power System Takashi Kodama
Toshitake Masuko
Yuji Fujiyoshi

FY2012

Awarded date Award name The award-giving organization Awarded Theme Award Winners
2012.04 JEMA Award - "Excellent Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development and Practical Applications of Microgrid Controller for Agency for Science, Technology, and Research (A*STAR), Singapore Saburo Maehira
2012.04 JEMA Award - "Encouragement Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of High Voltage Inverter Implementing Industrial Top Class Power Conversion Efficiency Shinsuke Yamauchi

FY2013

Awarded date Award name The award-giving organization Awarded Theme Award Winners
2013.04 JEMA Award - "Excellent Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development and Commercialization of Low Inertia Dynamometer for Reproducing FF Engine Torque Pulsing Implementing Industrial Top Class Performance Masayuki Amari
Kenji Kawakubo
2013.04 JEMA Award - "Encouragement Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of Position Sensor-less Control Technique of Non-Projecting Pole PM Motor Masashi Takiguchi
Yasuhiro Yamamoto
2013.11 OHM Technology Award The Promotion Foundation for Electrical Science and Engineering Development of New "Artificial Ground Fault Testing Method" which realized  Compact Size, Lightweight design, Improved Safety, and Reduction of Testing time by Adding Impedance for Testing Function Nobuhide Akashi
Hirofumi Uchino
Masaharu Inoyama
2013.10 Shibusawa Eiichi Prize The Japan Electric Association Overhead Catenary System (OCS) inspection system Makoto Niwakawa
Seiji Tabayashi
Yoshiharu Katada
Kenzo Kawamoto
Yusuke Watabe

FY2014

Awarded date Award name The award-giving organization Awarded Theme Award Winners
2014.04 JEMA Award - "Encouragement Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Multi functional PCS for Storage System Meeting with EU Directives Hiroshi Zaitsu
Takahiro Murai
2014.04 JEMA Award - "Encouragement Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of Uninterruptible Power Source (THYRIC7000) Implementing Industrial Highest Class Power Conversion Efficiency Hisakazu Baba
Yu Sasaki
2014.04 JEMA Award - "Encouragement Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of heavy electrical industry product technology The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association Development of 20 t Truck Mounted VCB Integrated Ultra Light Weight Mobile Transformer Takeyoshi Mochizuki
Yusuke Agata
2014.11 OHM Technology Award The Promotion Foundation for Electrical Science and Engineering Development of PCS for Solar Farm (SP310) for DC 750 V System Takamitsu Ito
Kazuho Hasegawa
Sanho
Gon
2014.11 OHM Technology Award The Promotion Foundation for Electrical Science and Engineering Multi functional PCS for Energy Storage System Meeting the Requirements of EU Directives Saburo Maehira
Junichi Watanabe
Yasushi Sakata
2014.11 OHM Technology Award The Promotion Foundation for Electrical Science and Engineering Contact Force Measurement Technique by Non-Contact Method and Practical Applications Yusuke Watabe
2014.10 Shibusawa Eiichi Prize The Japan Electric Association International Standardization and Japanese Standardization Activities in Field of Railroads Hiroto Ikeda

FY2015

Awarded date Award name The award-giving organization Awarded Theme Award Winners

2015.04

JEMA Award - "Excellent Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of progress of heavy electrical industry product technology 

The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association

The development of a transformer-less 5-level inveter with a regenerative facility that has achieved the world's smallest in volume and world's highest in efficiency

Isamu
Hasegawa

Hiromi
Sako

2015.04

JEMA Award - "Encouragement Award" recognizing an engineer who contributed the progress of heavy electrical industry product technology

The Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association

The development of a converter for mini-hydropower generation that has simplified power generation systems

Masashi
Takiguchi

Junya
Yano