1996-2000 Department of Electronics, Faculty of Engineering, Doshisha University
2000-2005 Electrical Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Doshisha University

Work Experience

2005-2011 Assistant Professor, P&I Laboratory, Tokyo Institute of Technology
2011-2012 Associate Professor, P&I Laboratory, Tokyo Institute of Technology
2012- Associate Professor, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Doshisha University

Research topics: Medical ultrasound, High-intensity ultrasound, Nonlinear acoustics
Academic society: IEEE, ASJ, JSAP, IEICE

Academic Degree

Doc. Eng., Doshisha Univ. (Mar. 2005)
“A Study on the Microcapsule Vibration and Destruction under Ultrasound Irradiation”


  1. Y. Shimizu, D. Koyama, S. Taniguchi, A. Emoto, K. Nakamura, M. Matsukawa, Periodic pattern of liquid crystal molecular orientation induced by ultrasound vibrations, Appl. Phys. Lett., Vol.111, No. 23, p. 231101 (2017)
  2. M. Hayashi, T. Kikkawa, D. Koyama, M. Matsukawa, Piezoelectric particle sizer for measuring bed load using a combination of resonance vibration modes, Sens. Actuators A, Phys., Vol.267, pp. 150-155 (2017)
  3. K. Hirata, T. Kubota, D. Koyama, S. Takayanagi, M. Matsukawa, Fabrication of oriented hydroxyapatite film by RF magnetron sputtering, AIP Advances, Vol. 7, pp. 085219-1-5 (2017)
  4. K. Tani, M. Imura, D. Koyama, Y. Watanabe, Quantitative evaluation of hemolysis on bovine red blood cells caused by acoustic cavitation under pulsed ultrasound, Acoust. Sci. & Tech.,Vol. 38, No. 3, pp.161-164 (2017)


Society Activities

  1. Acoustic Society of Japan, Editorial board (2011-2017)
  2. Symposium on Ultrasonic Electronics (USE), Organizing committee member (2010-)
  3. Scientific Reports (Nature Publishing Group), Editorial board (2016-)
  4. IEEE UFFC All Japan Chapter, Secretary, Treasurere (2017-2019)


ICU Early Career Award, International Congress on Ultrasonics (2017.12)
The Young Scientists' Prize, The Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (2016.4)
Sato Prize Paper Award, Acoustic Society of Japan (2016.3)
Sato Prize Paper Award, Acoustic Society of Japan (2015.3)
Konica Minolta Imaging Science Encouragement Award (Outstanding) (2013.3)
NF Foundation R&D Encouragement Award (Outstanding) (2013.1)
Best Paper Award, The 31st Symposium on Ultrasonic Electronics (2011.11)
Awaya Prize Young Researcher Award, Acoustic Society of Japan (2008.3)
Poster Award, Acoustic Society of Japan (2006.9)
Best Paper Award, The 25th Symposium on Ultrasonic Electronics (2005.11)
Young Scientist Award, The 24th Symposium on Ultrasonic Electronics (2003.11)
Silver Prize, 4th International Symposium on Ultrasound Contrast Imaging (2002.12)

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