Name EHARA Yoshiyasu
Official Title Professor
Affiliation Electrical and Electronic Communication Engineering
Profile My research interests include removal of air contaminants by discharge plasma and degradation of polymer insulation materials.
Research Field(Keyword & Summary)
  1. Plasma Applications

    Diesel PM collection using electrostatic precipitators.

  2. Electrostatic Precipitator

    Simulation analysis of the gas flow on electrostatic precipitator.

  3. Diesel Exhaust Particle

    Analysis of particle behavior in electrostatic precipitator by visualization of particle.

  4. Dielectric Barrier Discharge

    Development of combution device using catalyst and dielectric barrier discharge

Representative Papers
  1. (1) Particle Behavior Analysis in a Hole-Type Electrostatic Precipitator Using PIV, IEEE Transaction on Industry Applications.Vol.54, No.5, pp4857-4863 (2018)
  2. (2) Development of Hole-Type Electrostatic Precipitator, International Journal of Plasma Environmental Science & Technology, Vol. 11, No. 1, 2017/6, pp.9-12
  3. (3) PIV Analysis of Particle Behavior in Electrostatic Precipitator, Electronics and Communications in Japan, Vol. 101, No. 1, pp16-23, 2018
  4. (4) Humidification effect on inactivationof Staphylococcus aureus in an electrostatic precipitator, International Journal of Plasma Environmental Science & Technology, Vol.10, No.2, 2016, PP181-185
  5. (5) Performance characteristics between horizontally and vertically oriented electrodes EHD ESP for collection of low-resistive diesel particulates, Journal of Electrostatics, Vol.71, No6, pp1117-1123, (2013)
  1. Electric dust collector
Award Creativity and Innovation Prize Paper Award 2011, (IEEE)
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research Support: Japan Society for Promotion of Science (JSPS)
Recruitment of research assistant(s) Yes (1)
Affiliated academic society (Membership type) IEEJ, JSME, JIME, Ins. of Electrstatics Japan
Education Field (Undergraduate level) Electrical circuit (1), High voltage engineering
Education Field (Graduate level) Plasma Application Engineering, Adv.