RF Power expert Osamu Yushiro joins ScandiNova

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UPPSALA, SWEDEN, November 28, 2017. ScandiNova Systems, a world-leader in new-generation pulsed-power systems, today announced that Osamu Yushiro has joined the company effective 1st November, 2017. As well as further developing ScandiNova’s presence in Japan, Yushiro will also strengthen the company’s offering of radio frequency systems worldwide.


Yushiro has 20 years’ experience in the RF power field, including specific knowledge of Klystron-based systems. He also possesses a deep understanding of the Japanese market and has a broad international network within leading research institutes and industry. Most recently, Yushiro worked as Chief Specialist of Sales Engineer at Toshiba Electron Tubes & Devices in Otawara, Tochigi, Japan.

Yushiro comments “It’s a great honor and pleasure for me to join ScandiNova. I believe that my past experience and knowledge of scientific RF components, honed both in Japan and the rest of the world, plus my personal worldwide network, provides me with a unique ability to grow ScandiNova and expand its RF product range.”

ScandiNova CEO Fredrik Mella says, “It is with great pleasure that we welcome Yushiro. He will be an important driving force on our journey to becoming a leading global provider of RF solutions and will greatly strengthen our position in the Japanese market. We are very fortunate in finding someone of Yushiro’s caliber. I’m confident that he will play a key role in providing and implementing high-quality solutions for our clients.”

More and more customers are asking for a supplier with the capability to offer complete high-performance RF systems and ensure sub-system integration. In recent years, ScandiNova has intensified the cooperation with leading klystron and magnetron manufacturers specifically to meet these high market demands. The employment of Yushiro is yet another step in this development.

Yushiro will be based in the company’s new Tokyo office, which will be set up in early 2018.

For more information, please contact:

Erik Sundström, Head of Communications, ScandiNova Systems AB
+46 70 395 33 95


ScandiNova is by its break-through technology a world leader in development and production of Pulsed Power Systems with high power levels. The product range covers pulse modulators, generators, turn-key radio frequency (RF) systems and e-gun modulators. All with Solid State technology.

The solutions have a key function in several scientific applications, radiotherapy, cargo inspection, non-destructive testing, industrial X-ray, sterilization and in other industrial applications.

More than 95% of the production is exported to clients in 33 countries, mainly in Europe, Asia and North America. ScandiNova Systems AB, a spin-off from Scanditronix, was founded in 2001, by people with long commercial and technical experience in pulsed power applications. The company has its head-office in Uppsala, Sweden with 60 employees and sales representatives in each sales region over the world.

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