I was born in 1975, in Niihama
In 1980, I moved with my family to Hamburg
, West Germany, where I spent my childhood.
After five valuable years in Hamburg, we returned to Higashihiroshima
I received the B.E., M.E., and Ph.D. degrees in information and computer sciences from Osaka University, Osaka, Japan, in 1998, 2000, and 2004, respectively.
I am currently a Professor with the Graduate School of Information Technology and Science at Osaka University.
I am a member of the IEEE, ACM, IEICE, and IPSJ.