Research Areas

Energy systems, Process design, Power generation, Carbon capture and storage, Hydrogen production, Renewable Energy, Energy conservation, Energy and exergy analysis, Exergy recovery, Electric vehicle, Batteries, Smart grid

Education

  1. Department of Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Bandung Institute of Technology, 1998-1999
  2. International Japanese Course, Osaka University (formerly Osaka University of Foreign Studies) 1999 - 2000
  3. Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Kyushu University (bachelor course) 2000 - 2004
  4. Graduate School of Engineering, Department of Intelligent Machinery and Systems Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Kyushu University (master course) 2004 - 2006
  5. Graduate School of Engineering, Department of Intelligent Machinery and Systems Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Kyushu University, (doctor course) 2006 - 2008

 

Professional Experiences

  1. Associate Professor, Institute of Innovative Research, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan, 2016-present
  2. Lecturer (part time), Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Tokyo, Japan, 2015 - present
  3. Associate Professor, Solutions Research Laboratory, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan, 2015 E016
  4. Assistant Professor, Solutions Research Laboratory, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan, 2011–2015
  5. COE research assistant for Development of Hydrogen as Future Energy, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan, 2006 – 2008
  6. Project Researcher, Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan, 2009–2011
  7. Planner and Mechanical Designer, Seiko Epson Corp., Nagano, Japan, 2008–2009
  8. Part Time Lecturer, Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, Oita, Japan, 2007-2008

 

Courses Taught

  • Energy Sytems (Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, undergraduate)
  • Power Generation (Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, undergraduate)
  • Introduction to information technology (Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, undergraduate)

 

Awards

  1. Best Paper Award, Japan Society of Energy and Resources, June 2018.
  2. Excellence in Reviewing Award for 2017. Springer. Journal: Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy.
  3. The Japan Institute of Energy Award for Encouragement, February 2016.
  4. Marquis Who’s Who in the World 2016, 33rd edition, January 2016
  5. Key Scientific Articles, Renewable Energy Global Innovations (ISSN 2291-2460). Journal: Muhammad Aziz, Takuya Oda, Takao Kashiwagi. Integration of energy-efficient drying in algae utilization process based on enhanced process integration. Energy 70, 307-316, 2014, DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2014.03.126.
  6. Outstanding Paper Award of 2013, Journal of Chemical Engineering of Japan, 2013. Journal: Yasuki Kansha, Yui Kotani, Muhammad Aziz, Akira Kishimoto, Atsushi Tsutsumi. Evaluation of a self-heat recuperative thermal process based on thermodynamic irreversibility and exergy. Journal of Chemical Engineering of Japan 46(1), 87-91, 2013.
  7. The Best Paper Award, International Workshop on Clean Tech. of Coal and Biomass Utilization, June 2012
  8. APCChE 2012 Young Researcher Award, 14th Asia Pacific Conf. Chem. Eng. Congress, Feb. 2012
  9. Best Presentation Award, 8th International Conference on Progress of Machining Technology, Nov. 2006