RIEC Annual Meeting on Cooperative Research Projects to Take Place

The Research Institute of Electrical Communication (RIEC) will host its Annual Meeting on Cooperative Research Projects on February 20. The meeting will feature presentations on RIEC's Cooperative Projects from the 2019 fiscal year where presenters will share their findings and results amoung the research community.

RIEC became a designated National Resource Center for information and communication in 1994. Since then it has carried out Cooperative Research Projects. The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology certified RIEC as a Joint Usage/Research Center in 2010.

In addition to Tohoku University lectures, presenters are also from Harvard University, the National Taiwan University, the University of Tokyo, and others. See below for a detailed program.

Registration is required but attendance is free of charge. Following the presentations, there will be a poster session, followed by a reception.

Date: Thursday, February 20, 2020
Time: Presentations: 10 am - 4:40 pm, Poster session: 4:40 pm - 5:50 pm, Reception: 6 pm - 7 pm
Fee: The presentations section is free. The reception is 3,000 yen.
Venue: Main Building, RIEC, Tohoku University
2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku, Sendai, JAPAN (map)


@Opening Session

10 am - 10:30 am
"RIEC and its Cooperative Research Projects"
Satoshi Shiori (Director, Research Institute of Electrical Communication,
Tohoku University)

@Session 2: Cooperative Research Projects I

10:30 am - 11 pm
"Wide-area distributed cooperation of edge computing infrastructure and its international development"
Hiroki Kashiwazaki (National Institute of Informatics)

11 am - 11:30 pm
"An Online Approach for Computing Resource Allocation and Data Placement in Distributed Edge Cloud Networks"
Shao Xun (Kitami Institute of Technology)

11:30 am - 12 pm
"Medical Gist Perception - Identify breast cancer within a glimpse of a second"
Chia-Chien Wu (Harvard University)

@Session 3: Inter-Organizational Research Projects

1:30 am - 2 pm
Smart Learning Environment: Review and Reflections
Hsiu-Ping Yueh (National Taiwan University)

2 pm - 2:30 pm
Plasmonic color filtering for multi-band image sensor
Atsushi Ono (Shizuoka University)

2:30 pm - 3 pm
Nano/microfabrication technology for designing functional neuronal networks with living cells
Hideaki Yamamoto(Tohoku University)

@Session 4: Cooperative Research Projects II

3:10 pm - 3:40 pm
Stochastic Neural Network with Spintronics
Shunsuke Fukami (Tohoku University)

3:40 pm - 4:10 pm
High-dimensional neurodynamics and its applications in neuro-based hardware
Gouhei Tanaka (substitute) (University of Tokyo)

4:10 pm - 4:40 pm
Resonant tunneling diode oscillators for high-performance sensors
Koichi Maezawa (Toyama University)


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