Faculty Members

Faculty supervisors are marked with an asterisk (*).

(Alphabetical order / Incumbent, 2017)

Frontier Informatics

PositionNameArea and SubjectResearch Theme(s)
*Professor Takafumi Akasaki Biological Function Analysis Brain/Computer Interface that Interacts with Central Nerves
*Associate Professor Toyokazu Akiyama Distributed Systems Research on construction and operation technology for distributed systems
*Associate Professor Naohiro Hayashibara Dependable Systems Dependable Distributed Systems
*Associate Professor Shigeyuki Hirai Human Computer Interaction (1) Ubiquitous Computing Environments and User Interfaces
(2) Design and Authoring Tools for Interactive Arts and Entertainment Systems
*Professor Hiromi Hiraishi Logic Design Formal Design Verification of Logic Systems
*Professor Hiroyuki Ito Neuroscience Physiological and Theoretical Research on Visual Information Processing in the Brain
*Professor Hiroshi Kano Image Processing and Graphics Digital Image Processing, Image Media Based on Internet
*Associate Professor Yukiko Kawai Data Mining Personalization and Web Applications
*Professor Satoshi Kobayashi Mathematical Logic Non-Classical Logics and Their Application to Computer Science
*Professor Mitsuru Minakuchi Interaction design (1)Research on human-computer interaction
(2)Research on entertainment computing
*Professor Hisashi Miyamori Information Retrieval Next-generation Search technology Based on Analysis of the Semantics,Quality, and Sociality of Media Information
*Professor Shinsuke Nakajima Social Computing (1) Recommender system by considering users’ context
(2) Extraction of collective intelligence based on web mining
*Professor Haruo Niimi Computer Architecture Architectures of Parallel Computers and Parallel Computing
*Professor Takeshi Ogihara Software Architecture Software development methods based on adaptable binding of components
*Associate Professor Akihiro Ogino Affective Engineering A research on modeling of human affection/emotion for the design of products and information
*Professor Hidehiko Okada User Interface Computational Intelligence
*Professor Jiro Okuda Human Information Processing Functional neuroimaging of higher brain functions in humans
*Professor Eitetsu Oomoto Databases Research on Object-Oriented Multimedia Databases
*Assistant Professor Norihisa Segawa Sensor Networks Wireless Sensor Network and Information Visualization
*Professor Tsutomu Takeuchi Radio Communication Engineering Wireless Communication for Digital Multimedia
*Associate Professor Haruaki Tamada Software Security (1) Software protection mehods against illegal analysis, and theft.
(2) Evaluating understandability and readability of software
*Associate Professor Hiroki Tanaka Visual information processing Processing and representation of visual information in the brain
*Professor Hiroyuki Torikai Frontier Informatics Bio-inspired intelligent electronic circuits
*Professor Masafumi Toyama Quantum InfoPhysics Quantum Information Physics and Principles of Quantum Mechanics
*Associate Professor Yutaka Yasuda Distributed networking A research on distributed networking system
*Associate Professor Masayoshi Yoshimura Dependable Computing Research on computer systems for safety, maintainability, availability and reliability