Power Diamond Systems, Inc. (PDS)

Power Diamond Systems, Inc. (PDS)

Research and development of diamond semiconductor devices.

Establishment: August 8, 2022

Location: 1-22-3 Nishiwaseda, Shinjuku, Tokyo 169-0051  

Co-Founders:    Tatsuya Fujishima, Ph.D., CEO & Representative Director

        Hiroshi Kawarada, Ph.D., CSO & Board Director

URL: https://www.powerdiamondsys.com/

E-mail: info@powerdiamondsys.com

About PDS

PDS Team

Hiroshi Kawarada, Ph.D., Co-Founder & CSO (Chief Scientific Officer)

After working at Hitachi, Ltd, Semiconductor Division, Osaka University as an assistant professor, and Waseda University as an associate professor, he became a professor at the Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University. He had conducted research projects on diamond semiconductor devices in many national projects such as JST CREST, ALCA, A-STEP, COE Project, NEDO, etc. He has developed the current mainstream diamond FET method [Waseda University method (1994)]. 

Tatsuya Fujishima, Ph.D., Co-Founder & CEO

After working at ROHM Co., Ltd., he engaged in research on GaN (gallium nitride) semiconductor devices, semiconductor physical properties, and device/physical property evaluation at Tomás Palacios Lab., Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). He also engaged in management and business consulting at A.T. Kearney, Inc., Mitsubishi Research Institute, Inc., and Deloitte Tohmatsu Venture Support Co., Ltd. since 2013. In 2020, he joined DATAGRID Inc., an AI startup from Kyoto University as an Executive Officer and CSO (Chief Strategy Officer).

Fabrication Facility at WASEDA Univeristy