SHIBATA, Akira
DENSO WAVE, INC.
M/S 1370, 1-1, Showa-cho
Kiriya-shi
Aichi-ken, 448-8661 JAPAN
Phone: 81-566-61-3824
Fax: 81-566-25-4741
akira.shibata@denso-wave.co.jp
Akira Shibatas Career 1971 joined NIPPONDENSO Co., Ltd. (current DENSO CORPORATION). engaged in the designing of automotive control devices. 1982 engaged in the designing of barcode readers. 1995 - 1998 AIM Inc. Technical Committee member. 1995 - 2002 AIM Japan Technical Committee Chairman. 1996 JEITA (JEIDA) AIDC Committee Chairman. 1997 - 1998 AIM Inc. Board of Directors member. 2001 assigned to DENSO WAVE INCORPORATED. DENSO WAVE INCORPORATED was established in October 2001, combining DENSO's Industrial Systems Product Division and two DENSO group companies, SYSTEMKIKI CO.,LTD. and DENSO SYSTEMS CORPORATION. Present Chief Engineer, Automatic Data Capture Division Accomplishment 1971 - 1979 engaged in the development of controllers for Antilock Brake System, Electronic Fuel Injection, air conditioner, and cruise control system for automobile. 1980 - 1982 engaged in the development of the first POS system in Japan. It was in collaboration with Seven-Eleven, TEC, and DENSO. 1981 engaged in the development of the handheld barcode scanner with MOS sensor and lamp lighting. 1982 engaged in the development of CCD sensor. 1984 engaged in the development of the handheld barcode scanner with CCD sensor and LED lighting. engaged in the development of CMOS sensor. 1985 engaged in the development of the world's first all-in-one handheld barcode scanner with CMOS sensor. 1986 engaged in the development of the all-in-one handheld barcode scanner with CCD sensor. 1987 engaged in the development of the high-resolution CCD scanner that can read high resolution barcodes. 1989 engaged in the development of the barcode handheld terminal with CCD sensor. 1991 engaged in the development of the downward lighting laser scanner. 1994 - 2002 engaged in the effort for diffusion and education of QR Code. accomplished the standardization of QR Code in Japan, Korea, China and Vietnam. 2001 engaged in the standardization activity for RFID. Award 1999 received recognition from the AIM Inc. for leadership and service in the global AIM network. 2002 received the Accomplishment Award from the Information Processing Society of Japan together with his colleagues because of the diffusion of QR Code. Contribution IPSJ (Information Processing Society of Japan) ISO/IEC JTC1 SC31 Japan Committee, chairman ISO/IEC JTC1 Japan Committee, member JEITA (Japan Electronics and Information Technology Industries Association) AIDC Committee, chairman