Takanori Nakamura is Chief researcher at Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd., Yasu, Shiga, Japan. He graduated from Graduated Faculty of Engineering, Osaka Electro-Communication University in 1992, then joined Murata. He holds 15 registered patents in Japan and 5 registered patents in US. He has been an author on 4 technical articles. His current research interest is thermoelectric technology including the materials and the module, etc.