Professor, Dept of Electrical & Computer Engineering


Research Theme:

Research Interests:

Micro/nanofabrication; micromachined sensors and actuators; medical MEMS; nanotechnology; microplasma control; wireless drug delivery chips; smart stents


Dr. Takahata held industrial research positions at Panasonic in Japan as well as 3M in the USA for over ten years before joining UBC. His research focuses on a broad range of fabrication and packaging in the micro and nano domains and their application to MEMS and other micro/nanomachined devices. Details of his work can be found on his website linked above.