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Member Introductions

Name Title / Organization Current Specialty
and Degree
Research Themes

Shigeki SUGANO
Shigeki SUGANO
[Leader]
Detail
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Professor
Department of Modern Mechanical Engineering, Graduate School of Creative Science and Engineering
Intelligent mechanics / Doctor of Engineering Human-symbolic robot design and its control

Tetsunori KOBAYASHI
Tetsunori KOBAYASHI
[Sub-Leader]
Detail
Professor
Department of Computer Science and Communications Engineering, Graduate School of Fundamental Science and Engineering
Perceptual computing systems / Doctor of Engineering Research on conversation-based human-computer interaction

Atsuo TAKANISHI
Atsuo TAKANISHI
Detail
Lab. Website
Professor
Department of Integrated Bioscience and Biomedical Engineering, Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering
Robotics / Doctor of Engineering Development of humanoid robots and robots for medical use, disaster response, and outdoor use

Jin KUSAKA
Jin KUSAKA
Detail
Lab. Website
Professor
Department of Modern Mechanical Engineering, Graduate School of Creative Science and Engineering
Fluid-Thermo dynamics with chemical reaction, transport phenomena, internal combustion engines, catalyst for automobile, fuel cell, li-ion battery simulation / Doctor of Engineering Research on thermal energy reaction engineering

Hiroyasu IWATA
Hiroyasu IWATA
Detail
Lab. Website
Professor
Department of Modern Mechanical Engineering, Graduate School of Creative Science and Engineering
Neurorobotics/ Doctor of Engineering Neuro-rehabilitation assistive RT and Next generation cancer treatment robots

Shinjiro UMEZU
Shinjiro UMEZU
Detail
Lab. Website
Associate Professor
Department of Modern Mechanical Engineering, Graduate School of Creative Science and Engineering
Mechanical Engineering/ Ph. D. (Eng.) Micro 3D Printer and its Applications

Tetsuya OGATA
Tetsuya OGATA
Detail
Lab. Website
Professor
Department of Intermedia Art and Science, Graduate School of Fundamental Science and Engineering
Cognitive robotics / Doctor of Engineering Information for emergent interaction systems

Yoshiharu AMANO
Yoshiharu AMANO
Detail
Professor
Department of Applied Mechanics and Aerospace Engineering, Graduate School of Fundamental Science and Engineering
Control Engineering, Energy Systems Engineering Optimization of Energy System, Systems Integration

Eiji IWASE
Eiji IWASE
Detail
Lab. Website
Associate Professor
Department of Applied Mechanics and Aerospace Engineering, Graduate School of Fundamental Science and Engineering
Micro-electro-mechanical Systems/ Doctor of Information Science and Technology Flexible micro-devices and optical micro-devices

Hironori KASAHARA
Hironori KASAHARA
Detail
Lab. Website
Professor
Department of Computer Science and Communications Engineering, Graduate School of Fundamental Science and Engineering
Advanced computing systems / Doctor of Engineering Multi-core parallelizing compliers for low power high performance computing

Tatsuo NAKAJIMA
Tatsuo NAKAJIMA
Detail
Lab. Website
Professor
Department of Computer Science and Communications Engineering, Graduate School of Fundamental Science and Engineering
Distributed interactive systems / Doctor of Engineering Research on digital-physical hybrid platforms

Jiro KATTO
Jiro KATTO
Detail
Professor
Department of Computer Science and Communications Engineering, Graduate School of Fundamental Science and Engineering
Information and Communication Engineering / Doctor of Engineering Visual Communication and Image Processing

Hiroshi ISHIKAWA
Hiroshi ISHIKAWA
Detail
Lab. Website
Professor
Department of Computer Science and Communications Engineering, Graduate School of Fundamental Science and Engineering
Computer vision / Ph.D. Computer vision and medical image processing

Nozomu TOGAWA
Nozomu TOGAWA
Detail
Professor
Department of Computer Science and Communications Engineering, Graduate School of Fundamental Science and Engineering
Computer engineering / Doctor of Engineering Integrated system design, circuit design, and information and communications system design

Hironori WASHIZAKI
Hironori WASHIZAKI
Detail
Lab. Website
Professor
Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Graduate School of Fundamental Science and Engineering
   

Shigeo MORISHIMA
Shigeo MORISHIMA
Detail
Lab. Website
Professor
Department of Pure and Applied Physics, Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering
Information engineering / Doctor of Engineering Authoring system to support content creation, direction and appreciation using computer vision and graphics technologies