Toshiro Ohashi received B.Sc. from Tsukuba University in Japan in 1991, M.Sc. from Tsukuba University in 1994. He joined Tohoku University in Japan in 1994, serving as Research Associate from 1994 to 2002 and as Associate Professor from 2002 to 2009. During this period of time, he received Ph.D. from Tohoku University in 2000. He spent 1-year at Queen Mary University of London in the UK from 2004 to 2005 and spent 7-month at Royal Institute of Technology in Sweden in 2008 as Academic Fellow. Since 2009, he has been Full Professor at Hokkaido University in Japan. He was also appointed as Visiting Professor at Kyushu University in Japan in 2010 and as Visiting Lecturer at Kyoto University in Japan from 2012 to 2013. His main research areas involve cell/tissue biomechanics and bio-MEMS. He has published 67 peer reviewed scientific papers and has been honored with 11 national and international awards. His editorial appointments include Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Biorheology, Associate Editor of Journal of Biomechanical Science and Engineering and Editorial Board Member of Bio-Medical Materials and Engineering.
Professor Toshiro OhashiFaculty of Engineering, Hokkaido University Kita 13, Nishi 8, Kita-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido 0608628, Japan email@example.com