Shin'ya Obara is a Professor of Power Engineering Laboratory, Department of Electrical and Electric Engineering, Kitami Institute of Technology, Japan. He received a B.S. degree in mechanical engineering and an M.S. degree in mechanical engineering from the Nagaoka University of Technology, Nigata, Japan, in 1987 and 1989, respectively. He received a Ph.D. degree in mechanical engineering from the Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan, in 2000. He is an Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Tomakomai National College of Technology, Japan. His research field is optimal planning of compound energy system and Smart Grid.
Biography Updated on 23 November 2012