Personnel Information


Nakagawa Chihiro

Job Title

Associate Professor


Mechanical Engineering

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Faculty in charge, etc. 【 display / non-display

  • College of Engineering

  • Graduate School of Engineering, School of Engineering

Research field 【 display / non-display

  • Dynamics and Control

Research content 【 display / non-display

  • (Keyword)Personal Mobility

  • (Keyword)Dynamically Stabilized Vehicle

  • (Keyword)Bicycle

  • (Keyword)Personal Space

Degree 【 display / non-display

  • Ph.D. (Eng.)

Academic Society Affiliations 【 display / non-display

  • The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers

  • Society of Automotive Engineers of Japan

  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers

  • The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers

  • Japan Society for Educational Technology


Research seeds 【 display / non-display

  • Motion and Control of Personal Mobility Vehicle

  • Cooperative Control of Human and Dynamically Stabilized Vehicle

  • Dynamics of Small Wheel Bicycle

  • Affinity between Pedestrians and Compact Vehicles

Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Stabilization of a Bicycle with Two-Wheel Steering and Two-Wheel Driving by Driving Forces, Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology, 2009.04, C. Nakagawa, Y. Suda, K. Nakano, S. Takehara


Charge of class subject 【 display / non-display

  • Laboratory in Mechanical Engineering I

  • Laboratory in Mechanical Engineering II

  • Exercises in Mechanical Engineering I

  • Exercises in Mechanical Engineering II

  • Mechanical Engineering Design and Practice I