December 8, 2017
On December 8, 2017, the FA Foundation announced seven papers were awarded in fiscal 2017 at Kazan Kaikan in Tokyo, and opened the award formula.
The award was selected from papers published in seven academic journals, such as Precision Engineering Society and Japan Robotics Society, related to three theme of FA, Industrial Robots, and Related Technologies.
This year, Keio University has been awarded “stable spindle speed identification for chatter vibrations applied to servo-information” and “hydraulic and electric hybrid-arm drive robots” by Toshiba Machine Group et al.
1 million yen were given to the winners as a sub-prize.
Tamio Arai, the review chairman and Honorary Professor of Tokyo University told the winners that “Mainly in the automobile industry, it is undergoing a transformation period., which is a chance for technical researchers.”