Nagata Office

  • 1981: Graduated Tokyo University of Science (Japan), Bachelor of Applied Physics

  • 1981: Joined Yamatake-Honeywell (now as Azbil Corporation) as research and development engineer

  • 1984: Research scientist at Honeywell Minneapolis, U.S.A. research center

  • 1985 to 2017: Products development including advanced R&D

Major products development including thin film platinum temperature sensor for building automation, MEMS* based micro flow sensor for industrial automation, MEMS based sapphire capacitance manometer for semiconductor industry, and valve positioner for plant automation *MEMS-Micro Electro Mechanical Systems

  • 2007: Received doctor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Tokyo University of Science

  • 2005 to 2017: Corporate research and development strategy planning

Advanced R&D strategy planning Design management strategy development and organized design management group.

  • 2017 to current: Advanced R&D projects management and design research mostly in the area of digital transformation

  • 2018: While working at Azbil, opened nagata office, R&D and design management consulting