Kenichiro Sano

Dr. Kenichiro Sano, Assistant professor

Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology.

E-mail: sano(at)


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Research topic

Power electronics in electric power systems: High voltage DC transmission for offshore wind farms, transient analysis of power systems, and power qualities in distribution systems



Publication List (Tokyo Tech Research Repository)


Research Projects


Lecture (Tokyo Tech OCW)

  • Electric Power Engineering I

  • Power Electronics

  • Electric Power Engineering Laboratory AB


Professional Experience

2008 ~ 2010   JSPS Research Fellow (DC1)
2010       Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology
2010 ~ 2018   Research Scientist, Central Research Institute of Electric Power Industry
2018 ~     Assitant Professor, Tokyo Institute of Technology
2020 ~     Tenure-track Assistant Professor


Academic Degree

Doctor of Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, 2010.



2021 Outstanding research award, Japan Power Academy

2019 IEEJ Prize of Outstanding Technical Paper

2018 IEEJ presentation award

2017 IEEJ presentation award

2009 IEEJ Industry Appication Society award

2009 IEEJ presentation award

2007 IEEJ Prize of Outstanding Technical Paper

2006 IEEJ presentation award


Academic Society Memberships

IEEE, CIGRE and The Institute of Electrical Engineerings of Japan