Professor Kenji Sugimoto received the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from Kyoto University in 1982 and 1989, respectively. After working with Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, he became an Assistant Professor with Kyoto University in 1985. Then he became an Associate Professor with Okayama University and Nagoya University. Since 1999, he has been a Professor with the Nara Institute of Science and Technology. His current research interests include control theory and system science. Prof. Sugimoto is a member of IEEE, SICE, and ISCIE.
Assistant Professor Takamitsu Matsubara received the BE in Electrical and Electronic Systems Engineering from Osaka Prefecture University, Japan, in 2003, the ME in Information Science from Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Nara, in 2005, and the PhD in Information Science from Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Nara, in 2007. From 2005 to 2007, he was a Research Fellow (DC1) of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science. He is currently an Assistant Professor of Nara Institute of Science and Technology and Visiting Researcher at ATR Computational Neuroscience Laboratories, Kyoto. His research interests include reinforcement learning, machine learning and robotics.
Assistant Professor Taisuke Kobayashi received his B.E., M.E., and Ph.D. in Engineering from Nagoya University, Aichi, Japan, in 2012, 2014, and 2016, respectively. He is currently an Assistant Professor with the Graduate School of Information Science, Nara Institute of Science and Technology (NAIST), Nara, Japan.
His research interests include locomotion control, nonlilnear dynamics, and autonomous systems.
Networked Control Systems, Dynamic Quantization, Metaheuristics, Neural Networks
– Master of Engineering at Graduate School of Information Science, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan.
– Electronic Engineering at Faculty of Engineering, National University of Asuncion, Paraguay (www.ing.una.py).