Tatsuji Tokiwa

Tatsuji Tokiwa (M’12) was born in Fukuoka, Japan, in 1980. He received the B.Eng., M.Eng., and Ph.D. degrees from the Kyushu Institute of Technology, Fukuoka, Japan, in 2004, 2006, and 2009, respectively. He was a Postdoctoral Fellow with the Department of Brain Science and Engineering, Graduate School of Life Science and Systems Engineering, Kyushu Institute of Technology. He is currently an Assistant Professor at Hiroshima City University, Hiroshima, Japan. His research interests include signal processing, mathematical model of central pattern generator, multilegged robotics, electroencephalography, and epilepsy.

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The Palm-Sized Cryoprobe System Based on Refrigerant Expansion and Boiling and its Application to an Animal Model of Epilepsy
The purpose of this study is to propose the palm-sized cryoprobe system based on a new concept and to suggest that the freezing technique could be used for treatment of epilepsy. We propose herein a cryoprobe system based on the... Read more
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A Palm-Sized Cryoprobe System with a Built-in Thermocouple and Its Application in an Animal Model of Epilepsy
        We have studied a palm-sized cryoprobe system and showed that cryosurgery may be an effective treatment for epilepsy. Conventional cryoprobe systems have triple coaxial tubes. Since accurate temperature measurement of the probe tip is indispensable for reliable treatment of cryosurgery,... Read more