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Brain and Cognitive Sciences


(Brain Decoding, Brain-Machine Interface, Brain Imaging, Computational Neuroscience, Vision Science, Biological Psychiatry, Social Neuroscience, Neuroeconomics)
Professor KAMITANI Yukiyasu Science Frontier Bldg., Room 501 kamitani
Associate Professor GOTO Yukiori Science Frontier Bldg., Room 509 yukiori.goto
Senior Lecturer HOSOKAWA Hiroshi Science Frontier Bldg., Room 505 hosokawa
Assistant Professor MAEGAWA Shingo Science Frontier Bldg., Room 507 shingo
Assistant Professor NAGANO Yoshihiro Science Frontier Bldg., Room 501 nagano


(Higher Brain Function, Cognitive Neuropsychology, Cognitive Interface, Mental State Estimation, Cognitive Science)
Professor KUMADA Takatsune Research Bldg. 7, Room 130 t.kumada
Associate Professor NAKASHIMA Ryoichi Research Bldg. 7, Room 134 rnaka

Cognitive Informatics

(Vision Science, Psychophysics, Metacognition (Cognition of self-cognition), Comparison between Human and Machine Vision, Media Technology Using Human Sensory Characteristics)
Professor NISHIDA Shinya Research Bldg. 12, Room 311 shinyanishida
Assistant Professor MIYOSHI Kiyofumi Research Bldg. 12, Room 314 kmiyoshi

Computational Cognitive Neuroscience
(Adjunct Unit)

(Cognitive Neuroscience, Decision Making and Reinforcement Learning, Neurocomputational Mechanism of Social Functions, Brain-based Intelligence and Machine Learning, Human fMRI Experiments with Quantitative Methods)
Adjunct Professor NAKAHARA Hiroyuki RIKEN Brain Research Institute hiroyuki.nakahara(at)
Adjunct Professor SATO Wataru RIKEN Information R&D and Strategy Headquarters wataru.sato.ya (at)
Cognitive System

Computational Intelligence

(Knowledge Discovery, Computational Learning Theory, Optimization for Machine Learning)


Professor YAMAMOTO Akihiro Research Bldg. 7, Room 324 akihiro
Assistant Professor AKASHI Nozomi Research Bldg. 7, Room 327 akashi.nozomi
Collective Intelligence


(Machine Learning, Data Mining, Human Computation)
Professor KASHIMA Hisashi Research Bldg. 7, Room 304 kashima
Senior Lecturer TAKEUCHI Koh Research Bldg. 7, Room 301 takeuchi
Assistant Professor ATARASHI Kyohei Research Bldg. 7, Room 301 atarashi
Program-Specific Assistant Professor BAO Han Research Bldg. 7, Room 201 bao

Conversational Informatics

(Symbol Emergence in Robotics, Emergent Communication, Multimodal Language Understanding, Cognitive Architecture, Human-in-the-loop Systems)
Professor TANIGUCHI Tadahiro Research Bldg. 7, Room 208 taniguchi
Program-Specific Assistant Professor JIA Yuanyuan Research Bldg. 7, Room 217 yuanyuan (at)
Intelligence Media

Language Media Processing

(Language Information Processing, Language Analysis, Language Synthesis, Machine Translation, Information Retrieval)
Program-Specific Professor KUROHASHI Sadao Research Bldg. 9, Room S206 kuro
Program-Specific Associate Professor CHU Chenhui  Research Bldg. 9, Room S212 chu
Associate Professor MURAWAKI Yugo Research Bldg. 9, Room S204 murawaki
Program-Specific Assistant Professor HUANG Yin-Jou Research Bldg. 9, Room S207 feicheng
Program-Specific Assistant Professor FEI Cheng Research Bldg. 9, Room S211 feicheng

Speech and Audio Processing

(Speech Recognition and Understanding, Audio Scene Analysis, Human-Robot Dialogue)
Professor KAWAHARA Tatsuya Research Bldg. 7, Room 408 kawahara
Assistant Professor INOUE Koji Research Bldg. 7, Room 417 k.inoue
Program-Specific Assistant Professor OCHI Keiko Research Bldg. 7, Room 417 ochi (at)

Computer Vision

(Visual Information Processing, Visual
Professor NISHINO Ko Research Bldg. 9, Room S303 kon
Associate Professor SAKURADA Ken Research Bldg. 9, Room I-302 sakurada
Application of Multimedia (Affiliated)

Human Sensing

(Visual and Physiological Sensing, Human Motion Analysis and Motion Assists, Communication Analysis and Assists)
Professor NAKAMURA Yuichi Research Bldg. 5, Room 318 yuichi (at)
Associate Professor KONDO Kazuaki Research Bldg. 5, Room 317 kondo (at)
Assistant Professor SHIMONISHI Kei Research Bldg. 5, Room 306 shimonishi

Network Media

(the Internet, Information Security, Algorithm, Computational Complexity)
Professor OKABE Yasuo Research Bldg. 5, Room 416 okabe
Assistant Professor KOTANI Daisuke Research Bldg. 5, Room 406 kotani

Text Media

(Language Understanding, Language Generation, Language Knowledge Acquisition, Verbalizing for Thought and Understanding, Symbol Grounding) 
Professor MORI Shinsuke Research Bldg. 5, Room 314 forest
Assistant Professor KAMEKO Hirotaka Research Bldg. 5, Room 315 kameko
Bio-system Informatics (Affiliated)

Biological Information Networks

(Bioinformatics, Mathematical and Computational Biology, Complex Networks) 
Professor AKUTSU Tatsuya Bioinformatics Center (Institute for Chemical Research, Kyoto Univ.) takutsu
Associate Professor TAMURA Takeyuki Bioinformatics Center (Institute for Chemical Research, Kyoto Univ.) tamura