List of Labs and Research Topics

Computing

Name(First/Last)Mituhiro Fukuda

Department

Mathematical and Computing Science

Job Title Associate Professor
Field of Study continuous optimization
Research Topics
  • convex optimization
  • first-order methods
Period Summer (June to August 2018) / Winter (November 2018 to February 2019)
Year of Study U3 / U4 / Master / Doctoral
Requirements/
Prerequisites

Have a good background in calculus,linear algebra, and elementary topology for undergraduate level. For graduate level, knowledge of mathematical optimization is required besides skills in programming.

Website

http://www.is.titech.ac.jp/~mituhiro/

Name(First/Last)Hidehiko Masuhara

Department

Mathematical and Computing Science

Job Title Professor
Field of Study Computer Science
Research Topics
  • Programming Language Design and Implementation
  • Software Development Environment
Period Summer (June to August 2018) / Winter (November 2018 to February 2019)
Year of Study U3 / U4 / Master / Doctoral
Requirements/
Prerequisites

Must have strong background in computer science, and fluency in at least one programming language

Website

http://prg.is.titech.ac.jp/people/masuhara/

Name(First/Last)Yasuhiko Minamide

Department

Mathematical and Computing Science

Job Title Professor
Field of Study Computer Science
Research Topics
  • Software Verification
  • Programming Languages
Period Summer (June to August 2018) / Winter (November 2018 to February 2019)
Year of Study U4 / Master / Doctoral
Requirements/
Prerequisites
Website

http://www.is.titech.ac.jp/~minamide/index.en.html

Name(First/Last)Ken Wakita

Department

Mathematical and Computing Science

Job Title Associate Professor
Field of Study Information Visualization
Research Topics
  • Visualization of Network (Social Network and others)
  • Visualization of Multidimensional Data
  • Visual Analytics System
Period Summer (June to August 2018) / Winter (November 2018 to February 2019)
Year of Study U4 / Master / Doctoral
Requirements/
Prerequisites

Prerequisites
1. The applicant must be fluent in at least one general purpose programming languages, preferably Python.
2. Th applicant must has finished an introductory course on Data structures and algorithms. One is expected to program, using one's favorite programming language, standard algorithms like Merge sort, Hash, Tree traversal without referencing anything within an hour.

Preferable conditions (these are not must):
- Python, NumPy, SciPy
- Experience in computer graphics
- OpenGL

Website

http://smartnova.net/welcome/

Name(First/Last)Makoto Yamashita

Department

Mathematical and Computing Science

Job Title Associate Professor
Field of Study Mathematical Optimization
Research Topics
  • Applications of Mathematical Optimization to Practical Problems
  • Semidefinite Programming
  • Conic Programming
Period Summer (June to August 2018)
Year of Study Master / Doctoral
Requirements/
Prerequisites

Basic skills to implement optimization methods (for example, the simplex method for linear programs or the Newton method) or linear algebra computation (for example, the LU factorization or the matrix inversion), using Matlab, Python or C/C++.

Website

http://www.is.titech.ac.jp/~makoto/

Name(First/Last)Xavier Defago

Department

Computer Science

Job Title Professor
Field of Study Distributed systems and algorithms
Research Topics
  • Byzantine fault-tolerance
  • Cooperative mobile robots algorithms
  • Swarm robotics
Period Summer (June to August 2018) / Winter (November 2018 to February 2019)
Year of Study U3 / U4 / Master / Doctoral
Requirements/
Prerequisites

Prior contact by email and interview through skype before application is required.
Applicants must have completed coursework in at least one of: ""Operating Systems"", ""Computer Networks"", or ""Theoretical Computer Science""

Website

http://www.coord.c.titech.ac.jp/

Name(First/Last)Hideaki Ishii

Department

Computer Science

Job Title Associate Professor
Field of Study Systems control
Research Topics
  • Networked control systems
  • Distributed cooperative control and distributed algorithms
  • Cyber-physical systems and their security
Period Summer (June to August 2018) / Winter (November 2018 to February 2019)
Year of Study Master / Doctoral
Requirements/
Prerequisites

The purpose of the stay should be mainly research in my group.

Website

http://www.sc.dis.titech.ac.jp/ishii/

Name(First/Last)Haruhiko Kaneko

Department

Computer Science

Job Title Associate Professor
Field of Study coding theory and dependable computer system
Research Topics
  • error control coding
  • data compression
  • digital watermark
Period Summer (June to August 2018) / Winter (November 2018 to February 2019)
Year of Study U3 / U4 / Master / Doctoral
Requirements/
Prerequisites
Website

http://kaneko-www.cs.titech.ac.jp/index.html

Name(First/Last)Masakazu Sekijima

Department

Computer Science

Job Title Associate Professor
Field of Study Bioinformatics, Chemoinformatics, IT based Drug Discovery
Research Topics
  • Machine Learning based Drug Discovery
  • Structural Based Drug Discovery
Period Summer (June to August 2018) / Winter (November 2018 to February 2019)
Year of Study U4 / Master / Doctoral
Requirements/
Prerequisites
Website

http://www.cbi.c.titech.ac.jp/

Name(First/Last)Koichi Shinoda

Department

Computer Science

Job Title Professor
Field of Study Statistical Pattern Recognition
Research Topics
  • Speech Recognition
  • Video Information Retrieval
  • Multimedia Authentification
Period Summer (June to August 2018) / Winter (November 2018 to February 2019)
Year of Study U4 / Master / Doctoral
Requirements/
Prerequisites

Applicants must have learned computer science basics.

Website

http://www.ks.c.titech.ac.jp/english/index.html