Research Institute of Electrical Communication Tohoku University


Ishiyama-Hashi laboratory got Jury’s Special Award on Nikkei Electronics Japan Wireless Technology Award. This award was selected from the technologies related to wireless technology shown in the Nikkei Electronics journal in 2012. It was awarded at the Wireless Technology Park 2013 at Tokyo Big Sight on 31st May 2013.

The awarded technology is “Wirelessly driven ventricular assist device (artificial heart).” This technology will pave the way to the development of the fully embeped artificial heart.

The link to the 2012 Press Release of Tohoku University:


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Electromagnetic Bioinformation Engineering,Human Information Systems Division

Research Institute of Electrical Communication, Tohoku University

Professor Kazushi Ishiyama