Yoshio Ishiguro received his Ph.D. (Information Studies) in the Graduate School of Interdisciplinary Information Studies at the University of Tokyo. He was also a Research Fellow at the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science. After that, he worked as a postdoctoral researcher at Disney Research. Currently, he works as a Project Associate Professor at Nagoya University, and as a senior researcher at TierIV Inc.
His research interests include mixed reality, augmented reality, infotainment for the autonomous vehicle, and human-computer integration. He is a member of the Information Processing Society of Japan and the Association for Computing Machinery.
Email: ishiy [:at:] acm.org
(as of 16 Jan 2018)
1983: Born in Nagoya City, Aichi Prefecture, Japan.
August 2018 – present: Tier IV, Inc.
Vice Director of Tier IV Intelligent Vehicle Design and Development Center,
Senior Researcher (Cross Appointment with Nagoya Univ.)
July 2017 – present: The University of Tokyo, Interfaculty Initiative in Information Studies, Tokyo, JAPAN
Visiting Associate Professor.
December 2015 – present: Nagoya University, Institute of Innovation for Future Society, Nagoya, Aichi, JAPAN
Project Associate Professor.
April 2015 – present: Aichi University of the Arts, Nagakute, Aichi, JAPAN
September 2014 – November 2015: Nagoya University, Institute of Innovation for Future Society, Nagoya, Aichi, JAPAN
Project Lecturer/ Project Assistant Professor.
March 2013 – August 2014: Disney Research Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, U.S.
Post Doc Researcher
April 2009 – October 2012: The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, JAPAN
Ph.D. candidate in Information Studies
With Prof. Jun Rekimoto, Applied Computer Science Course, Graduate School of Interdisciplinary Information Studies [Rekimoto Lab.]
November 2012 – January 2013: Internship
Sony Computer Science Laboratory
May 2012 – December 2012: Assistant
RIKEN Brain Science Institute [AI Lab]
April 2009 – March 2012: JSPS Research Fellow (DC1)
The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
August 2009 – August 2010: Internship
Sony Computer Science Laboratory
April 2005 – March 2009: Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto, JAPAN
B.Eng. / M.Eng. in Science and Engineering
With Prof. Asako Kimura, Prof. Fumihisa Shibata and Prof. Hideyuki Tamura [RM2C Lab.]
April 1999 – March 2005: Toyota National College of Technology, Toyota, JAPAN
With Prof. Fumio Matsuda [TCTICE]
June 2001 – July 2002: Nobelgymnasitiet, Karlstad, SWEDEN
Foreign exchange student
Swedish language and intercultural communication study, AFS
e-mail: ishiy( at )acm.org
- JST ACT-I, 2016 – 2017
- JSPS Resarch Fellowship for Young Scientists (DC1), 2009-2012
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Human Computer Integration (Interaction), Interaction with Autonomous Driving Vehicle, 3D Printed Functional Objects, Daily Usable Eye Tracker, Mixed/Augmented Reality , Gaze Based Human Memory Enhancement, Image Processing, Deep Neural Network (DNN), Artificial Intelligent (AI), Internet of Things (IoT)