Tetsuya Kimura (M’18) was born in Shimane, Japan in 1972. He received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in Mechanical Engineering from Okayama University, Okayama, Japan, in 1995 and 1997, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from Chiba University, Chiba, Japan in 2019. In 1997, he joined Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd., Kyoto, Japan, where he has been researching and developing acoustic wave devices.