Yuhki Kitazono

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Name
Yuhki Kitazono
Affiliation
National Institute of Technology, Kitakyushu College
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
Ph.D.(Engineering)(Kyushu Institute of Technology)

Research Interests

 
 

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2015
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Today
Associate Professor, Department of Creative Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Kitakyushu College
 
Apr 2011
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Mar 2015
Assistant Professor, Department of Electronics & Control Engineering, Kitakyushu National College of Technology
 

Education

 
Apr 2009
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Mar 2011
Department of Electrical Engineering and Electronics, Graduate School of Engineering, Kyushu Institute of Technology
 
Apr 2007
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Mar 2009
Department of Electrical Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Kyushu Institute of Technology 
 
Apr 2005
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Mar 2007
Department of Electrical Engineering, School of Engineering, Kyushu Institute of Technology  
 
Apr 2000
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Mar 2005
Department of Electrical Engineering, Ariake National College of Technology
 

Committee Memberships

 
Oct 2012
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Today
The Institute of Industrial Applications Engineers  Director
 
Oct 2016
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Today
Japan Society for Welfare Engineering, Kyusu Branch  Secretary
 
Oct 2018
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Today
ACIT2019  Program Chair
 
Jun 2018
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Today
ICISIP2019  Committee (Web Chair)
 
Jun 2018
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Today
IIAE2019  Committee (Web Chair)
 
Jun 2018
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ICIEV2019  International Program Committee
 
Apr 2018
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Apr 2019
ICIAE2019  Committee (Program Chair)
 
Oct 2017
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Oct 2018
ICISIP2018  Commiittee (Registration Chair)
 
Oct 2017
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Oct 2018
IIAE2018  Committee (Registration Chair)
 
Sep 2018
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Jun 2018
ICIEV2018  International Program Committee
 

Awards & Honors

 
Sep 2018
Development of Automatic Umbrella Rolling System, Best Presentation Award, ICISIP2018
Winner: Kilryong Lee, Seiichi Serikawa, Yuhki Kitazono
 
Sep 2017
The System of Indicator by Moving Face and Voice Recognition, Best Presentation Award, IIAE2017
Winner: Suzuka Ikemoto and Yuhki Kitazono
 
May 2017
Extending Three-Dimensional Space Touch Interaction using Hand Gesture, Best Paper Award, ICTSS2017
Winner: Hayato Takahashi, Seiichi Serikawa, and Yuhki Kitazono
 
May 2017
Improvement the System to Fold and Separate Laundry, Best Presentation Award, ICTSS2017
Winner: Takumi Saruhashi, Takaaki Akimoto, Seiichi Serikawa, and Yuhki Kitazono
 
Mar 2016
Proposal of Assistive Application for Educational Lecture with iBeacon, Best Presentation Award, ICIAE2016
Winner: Hayato Takahashi, Yuhki Kitazono
 

Published Papers

 
Shun Oyabu and Yuhki Kitazono
The Japanese Journal of the Institute of Industrial Applications Engineers   6(1) 59-67   Mar 2018   [Refereed]
The current fishing population is getting small. As one of the causes, it is conceivable that 20s and 30s of young people are away from fishing due to overuse smartphones. In addition, there are a lot of people who are not good at touching bait an...
Takumi Saruhashi, Takaaki Akimoto and Yuhki Kitazono
Journal of the Institute of Industrial Applications Engineers   5(4) 191-196   Oct 2017   [Refereed]
In this paper, we discuss the laundry folding system. This system has ability to fold the laundry that is hung the hanger. This system can remove the hanger from laundry to fold the laundry. This system can detect whether the laundry is dry or not...
Tsubasa Sugimoto and Yuhki Kitazono
The Japanese Journal of the Institute of Industrial Applications Engineers   5(1) 34-40   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
Nowadays, the visually impaired people go out with the white cane or the guide dog. However, these tools have many problems. Accordingly, accidents keep happening. Since the 1960s, even though the research of a walking assisting device has been ac...
Shota Nakashima, Shenglin Mu, Shingo Aramaki, Yuhki Kitazono, Kanya Tanaka
Computers & Electrical Engineering   58 513-524   Feb 2017   [Refereed]
This paper presents a novel computational imaging method for object tracking. The proposed slit-type one-dimensional brightness distribution sensor (Obrid-Sensor) is designed to be applied to detect falls, localize, and track subjects without inva...
Shota Nakashima, Shingo Aramaki, Yuhki Kitazono, Shenglin Mu, Kanya Tanaka, and Seiichi Serikawa
Sensors   16(10) 1-8   Oct 2016   [Refereed]
The number of accidents involving elderly individuals has been increasing with the increase of the aging population, posing increasingly serious challenges. Most accidents are caused by reduced judgment and physical abilities, which lead to severe...

Misc

 
Wataru Nishimoto and Yuhki Kitazono
Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Industrial Application Engineering 2019   (GS9-4) 199-206   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
Shotaro Sadaishi, Kosuke Ando, Masahiko Hanada, Kanya Mizuguchi, Hiromichi Hanada, Seiichi Serikawa, and Yuhki Kitazono
Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Industrial Application Engineering 2019   (GS9-3) 195-198   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
Takuma Miyazaki and Yuhki Kitazono
Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Industrial Application Engineering 2019   (GS9-2) 191-194   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
Development of Automatic Laundry Folding System
Kosuke Ando, Yuhki Kitazono
Proceedings of The Twenty-Fourth International Symposium on Artificial Life and Robotics   (GS7-6) 198-201   Jan 2019   [Refereed]
Takuma Miyazaki and Yuhki Kitazono
Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Intelligent Systems and Image Processing 2019   (PS-17) 424-427   Sep 2018   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
Development of Guiding Walking Support Device for Visually Impaired People with the GPS
Tsubasa Sugimoto, Shota Nakashima, and Yuhki Kitazono (Part:Joint Work, Applied Computing and Information Technology, Studies in Computational Intelligence, Vol.695, pp.77-89)
Springer   Apr 2017   ISBN:978-3-319-51472-7
Nowadays, when many of the visually impaired people go out, they are using white cane or a guide dog. However, these walking support tools must often rely on the user's senses and free life of the visually impaired people are not yet guaranteed co...
Restroom Human Detection Using One-Dimensional Brightness Distribution Sensor
Shota Nakashima, Shenglin Mu, Okabe Shintaro, Kanya Tanaka, Yuji Wakasa, Yuhki Kitazono, and Seiichi Serikawa (Part:Joint Work, Software Engineering, Artificial Intelligence, Networking and Parallel/Distributed Computing, Studies in Computational Intelligence, Vol.492, pp.1-10)
Springer   Jul 2013   ISBN:978-3-319-00738-0
As aging society problem goes serious; systems to confirm safety of elders in daily life are expected. In this paper, a sensor, which detects person localization without privacy offending, applying brightness distribution is realized. In the propo...
Multimodal Medical Image Fusion in Extended Contourlet Transform Domain
Seiichi Serikawa, Huimin Lu, Yujie Li, Lifeng Zhang, Shiyuan Yang, Akira Yamawaki, Shota Nakashima, and Yuhki Kitazono (Part:Joint Work, Software Engineering, Artificial Intelligence, Networking and Parallel/Distributed Computing 2012, Studies in Computational Intelligence, Vol.433, pp.215-226)
Springer   Aug 2012   ISBN:978-3-642-32172-6
As a novel of multi-resolution analysis tool, the modified sharp frequency localized contourlet transforms (MSFLCT) provides flexible multiresolution, anisotropy, and directional expansion for medical images. In this paper, we proposed a new fusio...
A New Type of Using Morphology Methods to Detect Blood Cancer Cells
Yujie Li, Lifeng Zhang, Huimin Lu, Yuhki Kitazono, Shiyuan Yang, Shota Nakashima, and Seiichi Serikawa (Part:Joint Work, Soft Computing in Information Communication Technology, Advances in Intelligent and Soft Computing, Vol.158, pp.17-25)
Springer   Jun 2012   ISBN:978-3-642-29148-7
In order to resolve the problem of recognizing blood cancer cells accurately and effectively, an identifying and classifying algorithm was proposed using grey level and color space. After image processing, blood cells images were gained by using d...

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Simple Measurement on Sectional Form of Human Femur Using Ultrasonic Technique
Ryokan Tashiro, Seiichi Serikawa, and Yuhki Kitazono
Proceedings of the 22nd Annual Conference of the Japan Society for Welfare Engineering, No.205, pp.29-30   24 Nov 2018   
Automatic Folding Table with Servomotor
Takaaki Ikeda and Yuhki Kitazono
Proceedings of the 22nd Annual Conference of the Japan Society for Welfare Engineering, No.405, pp.69-70   24 Nov 2018   
Sound Recognition and Transmission System for Impaired People and Elderly People
Yudai Harada and Yuhki Kitazono
Proceedings of the 22nd Annual Conference of the Japan Society for Welfare Engineering, No.605, pp.113-114   24 Nov 2018   
Kilryong Lee, Seiichi Serikawa, and Yuhki Kitazono
Proceedings of IIAE Annual Conference 2018, No.PS-2, pp.29-30   13 Sep 2018   
Ryokan Tashiro, Seiichi Serikawa, and Yuhki Kitazono
Proceedings of IIAE Annual Conference 2018, No.PS-3, pp.31-32   13 Sep 2018   

Teaching Experience

 
 

Research Grants & Projects

 
Experiment and Evaluation of the Automatic Fire Extinguishing System for Practical Use
Joint Collaborative Research
Project Year: Jul 2016 - Jun 2017
Verification and Evaluation of the Automatic Fire Extinguishing System for Practical Use
Funded Research
Project Year: Sep 2015 - Jun 2016    Investigator(s): Yuhki Kitazono
Development of System to Fold Laundry
Tri-Institutional Collaborative / Cooperative Educational Reform Project: Research Promotion
Project Year: Feb 2015 - Mar 2017    Investigator(s): Yuhki Kitazono
Development of Fire Prevention System
Joint Collaborative Research
Project Year: Nov 2013 - Mar 2014    Investigator(s): Yuhki Kitazono
Proposal of System for Monitoring Environment Using Smartphone
The Telecommunications Advancement Foundation: 
Project Year: Jul 2013 - Jul 2013    Investigator(s): Yuhki Kitazono

Patents

 
特許第5889999号 : Fire Extinguishing System
Masahiko Hanada, Kanya Mizuguchi, Hiromichi Hanada, Akinori Fujimoto, Yuhki Kitazono, Seiichi Serikawa