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Experience

(Index)

Grant

  1. Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Innovative Areas (40392162) (FY2014,2015).
  2. Grant-In-Aid for Scientific Research C (26430009) (FY2014-2016).
  3. Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Exploratory Research (26540141) (FY2014-2016) (PI: Shigeru Tanaka, the University of Electro-Communications).
  4. Artificial Intelligence Research Promotion Foundation (FY2014-2015)..
  5. Grant-In-Aid for Scientific Research B (20300056) (FY2011-2013) (PI: Professor Tetsuro Nishino, University of Electro-Communications).
  6. Grant-In-Aid for Young Scientics B (20700301) (FY2008-2011).
  7. Grant-In-Aid for Scientific Research B (20300056) (FY2008-2010) (PI: Professor Tetsuro Nishino, University of Electro-Communications).
  8. Development of Simulation Platform (FY2008-), affiliated by Japan Node of International Neuroinformatics Coodination Facility.
  9. Development of Cerebellar Platform (FY2006-), affiliated by Japan Node of International Neuroinformatics Coodination Facility.

Awards

  1. Young Scientists Award, Japanese Neural Network Society (2006)
  2. Excellent Paper Award, 20th Anniversary Paper of Japanese Neural Network Society (2009)
  3. Best Paper Award, Japanese Neural Network Society (2014)

Teaching

  1. During 2006-2011, I was a traner of a student at the University of Electro-Communications. He received his Ph.D in 2011 and became a JSPS PD.
  2. At Okinawa Computational Neuroscience Course (Jun 15-Jul 3, 2008, Okinawa, Japan), I tutored 4 students (2 postdocs and 2 Ph.D students) on projects related to cerebellum, liquid state machine, and reinforcement learning.
  3. In FY2011, I was a trainer of a student at the University of Electro-Communications. He is now a master course student.
  4. In Jun 18-Aug 20, 2013, I accepted an internship student from UCSD affiliated by JSPS summer program. We worked together on cerebellar modeling.
  5. Lecturer, Japanese Neural Network Society Autumn School of Computational Neuroscience (ASCONE), Oct 31-Nov 3, 2014, Suwa, Nagano.
  6. Lecturer, 8th Whole Brain Architecture Workshop, Nov 10, 2014, Grand Tokyo South Tower 41th Floor Academy Hall.
  7. In Jun 1-Nov 20, 2015, I accept an internship student from Tokyo Medical and Dental University.

Committee

Adjunct Position

  1. Adjunct Research Scientist, Neuroinformatics Japan Center, RIKEN Brain Science Institute
  2. Adjunct Research Scientist, Artificial Intelligence Research Center, National Institute of Advanced industrial Science and Technology (AIST)

Editor

Organizer

  1. Neuro2013 satellite symposium "The cerebellum - From molecular biology to cognitive science" (Jun 22, 2013, Kyoto, co-organized)
  2. Neuroscience2015 Symposium "Integration of top-down and bottom-up approaches on cerebellar research" (Jul 28, 2015, Kobe, co-organized)
  3. Japanese Neural Network Society Workshop "Data-driven approach for understanding cerebellar mechanisms on eye movement control" (Aug 1, 2015, Tokyo, co-orgnized)
  4. 25th Annual conference of Japanese Neural Network Society Organized session "High-performance computing technology accelerates neural network simulation" (Sep 3, 2015, Tokyo)

Reviewer

I reviewed articles for the following journals:

  • Proceedings of National Academy of Science, USA
  • Neural Networks
  • Biological Cybernetics
  • The Cerebellum
  • Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience
  • IEICE
  • IPSJ

Skills

  • UNIX System Administration
  • TCP/IP Networking
  • Programming in C, Ruby, Matlab and Scheme
  • Parallel computing using MPI and GPU
  • Scientific Presentation