EDUCATION: B.S., M.S., Ph.D.: The University of Tokyo.
RESEARCH INTERESTS: Artificial intelligence, new computing paradigms, and analysis of algorithms
Guest Editor, Special Issue "," Communications of the ACM, Sept. 2007.
H. Okuno and T. Munakata (Eds.), ," Communications of the ACM, 50, 9, 2007; the Japanese version: 7, 3. pp. 1-44.
Guest Editor, Special Section "Knowledge Discovery," Communications of the ACM, Nov. 1999.
(Also appeared in CACM, the Japanese Version, Vol. 1, No. 1, Feb. 2000)
Guest Editor, ,"
Communications of the ACM, Nov. 1995.
Guest Editor," Communications of the ACM, March 1994.
Associate Editor, IEEE Expert (Now
IEEE Intelligent Systems) (1987 - 1991).
Department of Computer Science,
Honors and Awards:
University Merit Recognition Award for Excellence in Research 2001, 2005, 2008
College Legacy Award in Research, April 2007
Newsweek Japan, an international edition of Newsweek celebrating its 25th anniversary, published a Special Section entitled “25 Japanese people who changed the world” in May 18, 2011. I was selected as one of the 25. More >>
Degree of Doctor of Humane Letters (),