This project, "RGonHEEEI" (Research Group on the History of Electrical and Electronic Equipment Industry), on which Prof. Akitake Taniguchi is the principal investigator, aims to enlarge international comparative studies on electrical enterprises by focusing on Japanese, American, and German companies.

We welcome foreign researchers who study electrical / electronics enterprises and industries in any aspect, regardless of language. If you have an interest in this field and these firms and industries, please contact to us (or me).


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  • Taniguchi, Akitake [PI] (Emeritus, Tohoku University)

  • Hasegawa, Shin (Emeritus, Aoyama Gakuin University)

  • Hiramoto, Atsushi (Emeritus, Tohoku University)

  • Sekiguchi, Teiichi (Emeritus, Chuo University)

  • Donzé, Pierre-Yves (Professor, Osaka University)

  • Ichihara, Hiroshi (Professor, Dokkyo University)

  • Kim, Yongdo (Professor, Hosei University)

  • Nishimura, Shigehiro (Professor, Kansai University)

  • Sugiyama, Shinji (Professor, Tohoku Gakuin University)

  • Tanaka, Yoko (Professor, University of Tsukuba)

  • Uda, Osamu (Professor, Aoyama Gakuin University)

  • Yamazaki, Toshio (Professor, Ritsumeikan University)

  • Hasebe, Hiromichi (Associate Professor, Kyorin University)

  • Ishizuka, Fumiki (Associate Professor, Meiji University)

  • Kondo, Hikaru (Junior Associate Professor, Nihon University)

  • Miyata, Kenichi (Associate Professor, Meiji University)

  • Takehara, Yugo (Associate Professor, Gakushuin University)

  • Arai, Toshihide (PhD Candidate, Chuo University)

  • Yasuoka, Kunihiro (PhD Candidate, Kyoto University)

International Research Collaborators

  • Berghoff, Harmut (University of Göttingen)

  • Fitzgerald, Robert (Royal Holloway University of London)

  • Lassman, Thomas (National Air & Space Museum)

  • Tell, Fredrik (Uppsala University)

  • Krautter, Jonathan (Humboldt University of Berlin)

Funding Supports

  • Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Grant-in-aid for Scientific Research of JSPS (KAKENHI), Ref. 19H01512 ) (Apr 2019 - Mar 2023)

  • Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Grant-in-aid for Scientific Research of JSPS (KAKENHI), Ref. 16H03646) (Apr 2016 - Mar 2019)


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