Prof. Hidenori Mimura graduated from the Graduate School of Electronic Science and Technology, Shizuoka University in 1987. He received Dr. Engineering Degree. He joined Nippon Steel Corporation in 1987, and the ATR Optical Radio Communications Research Laboratories in 1994. From 1996 to 2003, he was an associate professor in the Research Institute of Electrical Communication, Tohoku University. From 1998 to 1999, he was a visiting researcher of Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany. From 2003 to 2022, he was a professor in the Research Institute of Electronics, Shizuoka University. From 2007 to 2022, he was a director of the Research Institute of Electronics, Shizuoka University. Since 2022, he has been a specially appointed professor in the Research Institute of Electronics, Shizuoka University. He is an adjunct professor of University Indonesia and Ontario Technical University, a vising professor of Kaunas Institute of Technology. He is an honorary doctor of Liga Technical University, and an honorary member of Academy of Science of Moldova. He is also an honorary research fellow of Shizuoka University. He is engaged in nanomaterials and nanodevices for imaging science.