Program » Invited Speakers

Jonathan Siviter
TE Conversion Systems Ltd, UK

Raphael St-Gelais
University of Ottawa, CANADA

DEVELOPMENT OF CERAMIC ELECTRETS FOR VIBRATIONAL POWER GENERATOR
Yumi Tanaka
Tokyo University of Science, JAPAN

Yumi Tanaka was born in Shizuoka, Japan, in 1974. She received the Ph.D. (in engineering) degrees from the University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan, in 2003. In 2003, she joined Asahi Kasei Co., Ltd and worked there until 2004, involving in capacitor development. After engaged in research on iron silicide based-thin film solar cell in Tokyo Institute of Technology (post-doctoral researcher, 2004-2006), bio-electrets in Tokyo Medical and Dental University (assistant prof., 2006-2010) and ceramic materials for energy conversion devices in Kyushu University (associate prof., 2010-2013), she has been progressing research on the development of ceramic dielectrics.