ICMDT2019 c/o The Machine Design and Tribology Division,
The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers
Shinanomachi Rengakan Bldg.
5th Floor
Shinanomachi 35, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0016, Japan

General Info

Group Photos

Best Poster Award

The folowing papers were selected for Best Poster Award.

“Direct Printing of a piezoresistive pressure-sensitive material on a flexible substrate” by Chaima Fekiri (Chungbuk National University)
"Hardness distribution in a heavily cold-rolled SUS316LN austenitic stainless steel" by Chihiro Watanabe (Kanazawa University)
“Experimental observation of the cryogenic assisted hard turning process” by Dong Min Kim (Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology)
“Definition of training data structure for deep learning model to recognize engineering drawings in image format” by Eun-seop Yu (Kyungpook National University)
“Numerical Investigation on He and Ar Gas Convective Cooling for Optical Fiber Glass Drawing at Short Draw Towers” by Gia Ginelle Carandang (Kumoh National Institute of Technology)
“Parameter Estimation of Anthropometric Dummy’s Rib Using System Identification” by Jaejong Lim (Hongik University)
"Flow Visualization on Fluidic Diodes and Tube Banks Using 2D Time-SLIP MRI and 2D-PIV -Pilot Study of a Noncontact Observation Technique on Fluid Machinery-" by Kazunori Hosotani (National Institute of Technology, Tsuyama College)
"Wrench-closure and Non-slipping Condition of a Frictional Cable-Driven Planar Parallel Robot with Kinematic Redundancy" by Koki Hirosato (Kindai University)
“Fabrication of Antireflective Glass Nanostructures using Vitreous Carbon mold by Glass Imprinting” by Muhammad Refatul Haq (Chung-Ang University)
“Development of MID rapid processing technology using FDM 3D printing” by Namhoon Jang (Seoul National University of Science and Technology)
"Influence of Axial External Vibration on Damage of Small Ball Bearings (In Case of Applying Axial Vibration up to 49.5Hz and 2.5m/s2)" by Roberto HAMADA (Kanto Gakuin University)
"Performance Evaluation for Bubble Eliminator with CFD -Effect of Computational Model and Mesh-" by Ryo Takamizawa (Hosei University)
“Human-centered Product Development Framework: A Case Study on Smart-Textronics Products” by Sooyeon Leem (Sungkyunkwan University)
"Influence of paper lint adhesion on the wear form of rubber roller for paper feed" by Tetsuya Tsumori (Niigata University)
"Fabrication Design of Magnetic Field Applying Mechanism using Permanent Magnet for MRF Clutch" by Yorihiko Yano (National Institute of Technology, Nara College)
"Relationship between friction behavior and mechanical properties of tribo-films under boundary lubrication by using nano-indentation technique" by Yu Nito (Tokyo University of Sicence)
“Investigation of tribological characteristics of multi-layer thin films” by Youn-Hoo Hwang (Kyungpook National University)
“Monitoring the Optical Power of LED by Combining Radiation type Thermocouple” by Youyoung Kim (Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology)
"FM-AFM atomic-scale observation of the adsorption film structure in oiliness agent solution on steel surface" by Yuko Sato (Tokyo University of Sicence)
"Loadability of Hexagon Socket Countersunk Head Screws" by Yuto Takeuchi (Nagoya Institute of Technology)
"Micromachining of Polycrystalline CVD Diamond Coated Cutting Tool with Femtosecond Laser" by Xiaoxu Liu (Nagoya Institute of Technology)

Important Dates

Deadline of abstract (400 words) submission: December 31, 2018
Notification of acceptance: January 31, 2019
Deadline of short paper submission: February 28, 2019
Speaker’s registration due: February 28, 2019
Advance registration due: March 20, 2019

Scope of Conference

  • Actuator Systems
  • Coatings and Surface Modification
  • Contact Mechanics
  • Cutting/ Forming/ Grinding/ Polishing
  • Design for Manufacturability (DFM)
  • Friction and Wear Mechanism
  • Hydro-dynamic/ Static Lubrication/Lubricants/ Lubrication Failure
  • Injection Molding/ Mold and Die Integrated
  • Product and Process Design (IPPD)
  • Machine Design/ Machine Elements
  • Magnetic Storage System
  • Manufacturing Systems
  • MEMS
  • Micro/Nano Processing/ Micro/Nano Tribology
  • Non-conventional Processing
  • Printing Technology for Manufacturing
  • Rapid Prototyping and Tooling Rheology
  • Sensors
  • Sustainable Tribology/ Tribology in Manufacturing/ Maintenance Tribology
  • Transmission
  • Other Topics of Interest in Mechanical Engineering


The conference official language is English.

Registration fees

The registration fee will include access to all presentations, conference kit, welcome reception, refreshments, and banquet.
Accompanying Person's registration fee includes: admission to the welcome party and banquet.

Advance registration by March 20, 2019 (Regular registration from March 21, 2019)
  Advance registration Regular registration
JSME / KSME / Cooperative organization* Member JPY 40,000  JPY 45,000
JSME / KSME / Cooperative organization* Student JPY 25,000  JPY 30,000
Non-Member  JPY 50,000  JPY 60,000
Non-Member (Student)  JPY 30,000  JPY 35,000
Accompanying Person  JPY 5,000  JPY 5,000

The registration fee includes access to all presentations, conference kit, welcome reception, lunch box, refreshments, and banquet.
Accompanying Person's registration fee includes admission to the welcome party and banquet.

* Cooperative organization:
The Japan Society for Precision Engineering / Japanese Society of Tribologists / Society of Automotive Engineers of Japan,Inc. / The Robotics Society of Japan / The Society of Instrument and Control Engineers / The Japan Fluid Power System Society