Prof. Nakanishi graduated from the Graduate School of Engineering of Osaka University in 1973 and got a master’s degree from
Osaka University in 1773.
He joined the ECL of NTT( Electrical Communication Laboratory of Nippon Telephone and Telegraph public corporation) as a researcher in 1973. His major is electronics and information science. He did research and development of Magnetic and Optical storage devices, storage systems and network filing systems.
Since 2006, he is working for Osaka University as a professor for the interdisciplinary research and education, and is researching designs of interdisciplinary education program through analysis of social needs and is teaching a program of Global Standardization.
He is a member of The Japan Society of Information and Communication Research and a member of The Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers of Japan, also a member of The Japan Society for Educational Technology.