Shigeo Yoshida

PROFILE

Shigeo YOSHIDA, Ph.D. / 吉田 成朗

Shigeo was born in 1989. He is currently an assistant professor in the Cyber Interface Laboratory at The University of Tokyo in Japan. He received his Ph.D. in Information Studies, master's degree in Arts and Sciences, and bachelor's degree in Engineering from The University of Tokyo in 2017, 2014 and 2012 respectively. He is certified as a Super Creator by IPA (Information-Technology Promotion Agency, Japan) in 2013. His awards include the Good Design Award and the President's Award of The University of Tokyo. His works have been presented at various exhibitions, including SIGGRAPH and Ars Electronica. His research interest involves broad area of Human-Computer Interaction. He has been especially focused on manipulating human emotions and virtually evoking various emotional experiences by using the feedback of artificial stimulus to which a body reacts.

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WORK EXPERIENCE

Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, The University of Tokyo, Japan, April 2017 -

JSPS Research Fellow DC1, April 2014 - March 2017

Visiting Student, MIT Media Lab, July 2014 - Semptember 2014

Future Creator, Xcoo, Inc., February 2012 - March 2014

Researcher Assistant, JST ERATO Igarashi Design Interface Project, August 2009 - March 2013

Creator, IPA Exploratory IT Human Resources Project, July 2012 - February 2013

EDUCATION

Ph.D. Student, Graduate School of Interdisciplinary Information Studies, The University of Tokyo, Japan, April 2014 - March 2017

M.A.Sc., Graduate School of Interdisciplinary Information Studies, The University of Tokyo, Japan, April 2012 - March 2014

B.E., Faculty of Engineering, Department of Mechano-informatics, The University of Tokyo, Japan, April 2009 - March 2012

A.Sc., Department of Information Engineering, Toyama National College of Maritime Technology, Japan, April 2004 - March 2009

CONTACT

shigeodayo [at] me.com