Shigeki Sakagami

Rank Professor
Degree Doctorate in Economics from Osaka City University
Personal website N/A
Phone +81 6 6605 2266
E-mail Email: sakagami at econ.osaka-cu.ac.jp (please replace “at” with “@”)

Education

  • 1977 B.A. : Osaka City University (Economics)
  • 1981 M.A. : Tokyo University (Economics)
  • 2002 Ph.D. : Osaka City University (Economics)

Carreer

  • 1989-1991 : Assistant, Faculty of Economics, Osaka City University
  • 1991-1997 : Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics, Osaka City University
  • 1997- : Professor, Faculty of Economics, Osaka City University

Class Taught

Philosophy of Industrial Technologies

About Me

I specialize in interdisciplinary studies on the modern technologies.

Message to Students

Research Field

My research field is the technological development of heat engines, transportation equipment, anti-friction and plain bearings, machine tools, and musical instruments.

Research Keywords

Steam Power Plant, Internal Combustion Engine, Rolling Stock, Automobile, Airplane, Motorcycle, Bearing, Machine Tool, Modern Piano.

Affiliated Academic Organizations

Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers, Railway History Society of Japan

Selected Publications:

  1. Technological History of the Mitsubishi Piston Aero-Engines: A Comparative Study. 2 vols., Taigashuppann, 2019 [written in Japanese].
  2. Evolution of the Piston Aero-Engines. 2 vols., Taigashuppann, 2019 [written in Japanese].