Affiliation Department etc.

Department of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering
Department of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering


Associate Professor

Mail Address

E-mail address

Graduating School

  • 1996.04

    Tohoku University   Faculty of Engineering   Graduated

Graduate School

  • 2005.10

    Tohoku University  Biomedical Engineering  Biomedical EngineeringDoctor's Course  Completed

  • 2000.04

    Tohoku University  Graduate School, Division of Engineering  Master's Course  Completed

External Career

  • 2008.10


Field of expertise (Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research classification)

  • Biomedical engineering/Biomaterial science and engineering



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  • Chapter 6.4 Tensile Properties of Smooth Muscle Cells, Elastin and Collagen Fibers, in "Vascular Engineering" (Tanishita K and Yamamoto K, eds)

    T. Matsumoto, S. Sugita, and K. Nagayama (Part: Multiple Authorship )

    Springer Japan, Tokyo  2016.03 ISBN: 4431548009

  • Chapter 4. "Blood Vessel" in Springer Series in Biomaterials Science and Engineering: Advances in Metallic Biomaterials Technology

    Matsumoto T, Sugita S, Yaguchi T (Part: Multiple Authorship )

    Springer  2015.06 ISBN: 978-3-662-46842-5

  • Analysis and techniques for controlling kinesin-driven microtubules in nanoscale transport systems, in Nano-Biomedical Engineering 2012:Proceedings of the Tohoku University Global Centre of Excellence Programme

    S. Sugita, N. Sakamoto, T. Ohashi, and M. Sato (Part: Multiple Authorship )

    Imperial College Press  2012.02

  • Analysis of changes in the gliding direction of kinesin-driven microtubules focusing on their length and kinesin density, in Nano-Biomedical Engineering 2009, Proceedings of the Tohoku University Global Centre of Excellence Programme

    S. Sugita (Part: Single Author )

    Imperial College Press,  2009.03

  • Circumferential strain distribution in rabbit thoracic aorta using novel observation technique, in Future Medical Engineering Based on Bio-nanotechnology: Proceedings of the Final Symposium of the Tohoku University 21st Century Center of Excellence Programme

    S. Sugita, T. Matsumoto, and M. Sato (Part: Multiple Authorship )

    Imperial College Press  2006.11


  • Retardation can quantify tension in single stress fibers?

    Shukei Sugita, Masatoshi Hozaki, Tsubasa S. Matsui, Shinji Deguchi, Yoshihiro Ujihara, and Masanori Nakamura

    2020 Biophysical Society Annual Meeting  (San Diego, California, USA)  2020.02  -  2020.02 

  • Changes in FRET Ratio Distribution along Single Isolated Stress Fibers Expressing FRET-based Actinin Tension Sensor during Stretch

    Takeo Matsumoto, Masahiro Ito, Eijiro Maeda, Junfeng Wang, Tsubasa Matsui, Shinji Deguchi, and Shukei Sugita

    Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting  2018.10  -  2018.10 

  • Microscopic deformation of the aorta during pressurization based on SHG and two-photon microscopy

    Shukei Sugita, Masaya Katoh, Masanori Nakamura, and Takeo Matsumoto

    The 8th World Congress of Biomechanics  (Dublin, Ireland)  2018.07  -  2018.07 

  • Assessment of cancer metastatic capacity using a microfluidic device

    Masanori Nakamura, Daichi Ono, Shukei Sugita

    The 8th World Congress of Biomechanic  (Dublin, Ireland)  2018.07  -  2018.07 

  • A novel apparatus for the multifaceted evaluation of human brachial artery functions through transmural pressure manipulation: Toward early-stage diagnosis of atherosclerosis

    Takeo Matsumoto, Toshiyuki Yaguchi, Yalin Cong, Kenji Shimo, Takahiro Kurokawa, Shukei Sugita, Kazuaki Nagayama, Hiroshi Masuda

    The 8th World Congress of Biomechanics  (Dublin, Ireland)  2018.07  -  2018.07 

  • Estimation of structure of two-layered models by a triangular hole pressing method for mechanical evaluation of horny layer

    2017.12  -  2017.12 

  • Measurement of stress distribution in stress fibers using FRET-based tension sensor

    2017.12  -  2017.12 

  • Estimation of tension in a stress fiber using photoelasticity

    Shukei Sugita, Eri Mizutani, Masatoshi Hozaki, Tsubasa S Matsui, Shinji Deguchi, Takeo Matsumoto  [Invited]

    International Symposium on Biomedical and Environmental Materials  2017.11  -  2017.11 

  • Effect of connection of elastin and collagen on vascular wall rupture

    2017.10  -  2017.10 

  • A method for quantification for type I-type III ratio of collagen fibers using second harmonic generation light

    2017.10  -  2017.10 

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