Kazunori Nagano is an Employee of  Naval Ship Engineering Dept. Mitsui E&S Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. and project researcher at University of Tokyo. His main work at the university is maintenance and operation of AUV  which named AE2000f / AE2000a / Boss-A. Recentry hes work is development the AUV for Team Kuroshio. Nagano graduated with a Electrical and Electronic Engineering at the Toyohashi University of Technology where he went on to receive his Master in same field in 2013. Then he Joined Mitsui E&S Shipbuilding Co.,Ltd.  and he got the position of project researcher at 2014. He has participated in about 10 ocean research expeditions (only 1 of which as principal investigator) and spent over 120 days at sea.