Kento Aida

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Kento Aida
National Institute of Informatics
Information Systems Architecture Research Division/Center for Cloud Research and Development/Cloud Promotion Office
Job title
Dr. Eng
Other affiliation
The Graduate University for Advanced Studies (SOKENDAI)


Kento Aida received Dr. Eng. in electrical engineering from Waseda University in 1997. He became a research associate at Waseda University in 1992. He joined Tokyo Institute of Technology and became a research scientist at the Department of Mathematical and Computing Sciences in 1997, an assistant professor at the Department of Computational Intelligence and Systems Science in 1999, and an associate professor at the Department of Information Processing in 2003, respectively. He is now a professor at National Institute of Informatics from 2007. He was also a researcher at PRESTO in Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) from 2001 through 2005, a research scholar at the Information and Computer Sciences Department in University of Hawai`i in 2007, and a visiting professor at the Department of Information Processing in Tokyo Institute of Technology from 2007 through 2016.

Research Areas


Published Papers

Gastric cancer detection for gastroenterological endoscopy with local and multiscale global information
A. Hayakawa, Y. Kurose, K. Tanaka, K. Aida, S. Satoh, M. Kitsuregawa, T. Harada
   Jun 2019   [Refereed]
A Portable Load Balancer with ECMP Redundancy for Container Clusters
Kimitoshi Takahashi, Kento Aida, Tomoya Tanjo, Jingtao Sun, Kazushige Saga
IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems   E102-D(5) 974-987   May 2019   [Refereed]
A Benchmark Model for the Creation of Compute Instance Performance Footprints
Markus Ullrich, Joerg Laessig, Sun Jingtao, Martin Gaedke, Kento Aida
The 11th International Conference on Internet and Distributed Computing Systems (IDCS2018)   221-234   Oct 2018   [Refereed]
Implementation of Self- adaptive Middleware for Mobile Vehicle Tracking Applications on Edge Computing
Sun Jingtao, Yang Cheng, Tomoya Tanjo, Kazushige Saga, Kento Aida
The 11th International Conference on Internet and Distributed Computing Systems (IDCS2018)   1-15   Oct 2018   [Refereed]
Dynamic Framework for Reconfiguring Computing Resources in the Inter-cloud and Its Application to Genome Analysis Workflows
Tomoya Tanjo, Sun Jingtao, Kazushige Saga, Atsuko Takefusa, Kento Aida
The 11th International Conference on Internet and Distributed Computing Systems (IDCS2018)   160-172   Oct 2018   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

Gastric cancer detection from endoscopic images using synthesis by GAN
Teppei Kanayama, Yusuke Kurose, Kiyohito Tanaka, Kento Aida, Shin’Ichi Satoh, Masaru Kitsuregawa, Tatsuya Harada
The Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention (MICCAI 2019)   13 Oct 2019   
On-demand Cloud Configurationto Support R&D Utilizing Clouds [Invited]
Kento Aida
International Symposium on Grids and Clouds (ISGC 2019)   4 Apr 2019   
CoursewareHub: A classroom tool for conducting lessons based on Notebooks
Masaru Nagaku, Yoshinobu Masatani, Kento Aida
13 Mar 2019   
Application-Centric Overlay Cloud Utilizing Inter-Cloud
Kento Aida, Atsuko Takefusa, Tomoya Tanjo, Shigetoshi Yokoyama
6th International IBM Cloud Academy Conference 2018 (ICA CON 2018)   24 May 2018   
Academic IT Infrastructure utilizing Public Clouds [Invited]
Kento Aida
AWS Summit Seoul 2018   19 Apr 2018   

Association Memberships