ASANO,Akira

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Name
ASANO,Akira
E-mail
a.asanokansai-u.ac.jp
URL
http://racco.mikeneko.jp/
Affiliation
Kansai University
Section
Faculty of InformaticsDepartment of Informatics
Job title
Professor
Degree
Doctor of Engineering
Research funding number
60243987
Twitter ID
akiraasano
ORCID ID
0000-0001-8542-1899

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Please refer http://laskin.mis.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/ .

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 1992
 - 
Mar 1998
Research Associate, Kyushu Institute of Technology
 
Apr 1998
 - 
Jun 2005
Associate Professor, Hiroshima University
 
Jul 2005
 - 
Aug 2011
Professor, Hiroshima University
 

Awards & Honors

 
Dec 1993
Excellent Poster Award of the 24th Joint Conference on Image Technology, Japan, Steering Committee of the 24th Joint Conference on Image Technology, Japan
 
Oct 2007
Excellent Paper Award, International Conference on Kansei Engineering and Emotion Research 2007, Program Committee of the International Conference on Kansei Engineering and Emotion Research 200
 

Published Papers

 
M. S. Kavitha;Febriliyan Samopa;A. Asano;A. Taguchi;M. Sanada;
Journal of Investigative and Clinical Dentistry   2, 1-9    Aug 2011
Dual Primitive Estimation of Textures
L. Li;A. Asano;C. Muraki Asano;M. Muneyasu;Y. Hanada;
IEICE Trans. Fundamentals   E94-A, 4, 1165-1169    Apr 2011
An Unsupervised Design Method of Weighted Median Filters for Texture Images Using Genetic Algorithm
Y. Hanada;M. Muneyasu;A. Asano;
IEICE Trans. Fundamentals   J94-A, 1, 18-29    Jan 2011
Morphological texture manipulation for the evaluation of human visual sensibility
C. Muraki Asano;A. Asano;L. Li;T. Fujimoto;
Kansei Engineering International Journal   10, 1, 11-18    Dec 2010
An unsupervised optimization of structuring elements for noise removal using GA
H. Okuno;Y. Hanada;M. Muneyasu;A. Asano;
IEICE Trans. Fundamentals   E93-A, 11, 2196-2199    Nov 2010
Effectiveness of genetic multistep search in unsupervised design of morphological filters for noise removal
Y. Hanada;M. Muneyasu;A. Asano;
IPSJ Transactions on Mathematical Modeling and its Applications   3, 3, 154-165    Oct 2010
Computer aided diagnosis for osteoporosis based on trabecular bone analysis using panoramic radiographs
Agus Zainal Arifin;Anny Yuniarti;Lutfiani Ratna Dewi;Hudan Studiawan;A. Asano;T. Nakamoto;A. Taguchi;Arifzan Razak;
Dental Journal (Majalah Kedokteran Gigi)   43, 3    Sep 2010
Statistical Analysis of Human Visual Impressions on Morphological Image Manipulation of Gray Scale Textures
L. Li;C. Muraki Asano;A. Asano;
Optical Review   17, 2, 90-96    Mar 2010
Automatic molar extraction from dental panoramic radiographs for forensic personal identification
Febriliyan Samopa;A. Asano;A. Taguchi;
IEICE Trans. Information and Systems   E92-D, 11, 2287-2290    Nov 2009
Hybrid Image Thresholding Method using Edge Detection
Febriliyan Samopa;A. Asano;
International Journal of Computer Science and Network Security   9, 4, 292-299    Apr 2009
Measurement of surface property using a special sensor developed for pile materials
T. Fujimoto;M. R. Sunderland;S. K. Tandon;C. Muraki Asano;A. Asano;C. Murata;H. Fukuyama;
Indian Journal of Fibre & Textile Research   33, 3, 253-257    Sep 2008
A computer-aided diagnosis system to screen for osteoporosis using dental panoramic radiographs
T. Nakamoto;A. Taguchi;M. Ohtsuka;Y. Suei;M. Fujita;M. Tsuda;M. Sanada;Y. Kudo;A. Asano;K. Tanimoto;
Dentomaxillofacial Radiology,   37, 5, 274-281    Jul 2008
Observer Performance in Diagnosing Osteoporosis by Dental Panoramic Radiographs: Results from the Osteoporosis Screening Project in Dentistry (OSPD)
A. Taguchi;A. Asano;M. Ohtsuka;T. Nakamoto;Y. Suei;M. Tsuda;Y. Kudo;K. Inagaki;T. Noguchi;K. Tanimoto;R. Jacobs;E. Klemetti;S. C. White;K. Horner;OSPD International Collaborative Group;
BONE   43, 1, 209-213    Jul 2008
Use of Fuzzy Neural Network in Diagnosing Postmenopausal Women with Osteoporosis Based on Dental Panoramic Radiographs
Agus Zainal Arifin;A. Asano;A. Taguchi;T. Nakamoto;M. Ohtsuka;M. Tsuda;Y. Kudo;K. Tanimoto;
Journal of Advanced Computational Intelligence and Intelligent Informatics   11, 8, 1049-1058    Oct 2007
Image Segmentation by Histogram Thresholding Using Hierarchical Cluster Analysis
Agus Zainal Arifin;A. Asano;
Pattern Recognition Letters   27, 13, 1515-1521    Oct 2006
Computer-aided system for measuring the mandibular cortical width on dental panoramic radiographs in identifying postmenopausal women with low bone mineral density
Agus Zainal Arifin;A. Asano;A. Taguchi;T. Nakamoto;M. Ohtsuka;M. Tsuda;Y. Kudo;K. Tanimoto;
Osteoporosis International   17, 5, 753-759    May 2006
What is between Textile Art and Clothes
T. Fujimoto;H. MIyashita;M. Sakamaki;C. Muraki Asano;A. Asano;
Kansei Engineering International   4, 4, 1-6    Aug 2004
Morphological texture analysis using optimization of structuring elements
A. Asano;M. MIyagawa;M. Fujio;
Geometry, Morphology, and Computational Imaging, Springer LNCS   2616, 141-152    Apr 2003
Texture Data Reduction using Optimized Morphological Skeleton
A. Asano;Y. Matsuo;M. Fujio;
Information Technology Letters   1, 143-144    Sep 2002
Multiprimitive texture analysis using cluster analysis and morphological size distribution
A. Asano;J. Endo;C. Muraki;
IEICE Trans. Fundamentals   E85-A, 9, 2180-2183    Sep 2002

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Relationships among visual, tactile, and mechanical properties on white clothing materials
Akira Asano;Mako Sunayama;Chie Muraki Asano
20th Annual Meeting of Japan Society of Kansei Engineering   4 Sep 2018   
Preference and favor of color and their gender through colors of consumer electronics products
Akira Asano;Ayana Deguchi;Chie Muraki Asano
2018 Topical meetings of the Color Science Association of Japan   24 Nov 2018   
Mathematical morphology and its applications to affective sciences and textile engineering
Akira Asano
RIMS joint reserach "Wavelet analysis and signal processing," RIMS, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan   9 Nov 2015   
Visual Complexity Perception and Texture Image Characteristics
Xiaoying Guo;C. Muraki Asano;A. Asano;T. Kurita;
Proc. International Conference on Biometrics and Kansei Engineering 2011 (ICBAKE2011)   15 Sep 2011   
Primitive and Grain Estimation using Flexible Magnification for a Morphological Texture Model
L. Yang;L. Li;C. Muraki Asano;A. Asano;
Proc. 10th International Symposium on Mathematical Morphology (ISMM2011), Springer LNCS   19 Jul 2011   
New Automatic Detection Method for Carotid Artery Calcification in Dental Panoramic Radiographs Considering Intensity Gradients
Y. Izumi;K. Shinjo;M. Muneyasu;A. Asano;A. Taguchi;
Proc. 26th International Technical Conference on Circuits/Systems, Computers and Communications (ITC-CSCC 2011)   19 Jun 2011   
Continuous measurements of mandibular cortical width on dental panoramic radiographs for computer-aided diagnosis of osteoporosis
M. S. Kavitha;A. Asano;A. Taguchi;
Proc. SPIE Medical Imaging 2011; Proc. SPIE   15 Feb 2011   
Automatic Detection Method for Carotid Artery Calcification in Dental Panoramic Radiographs
K. Shinjo;M. Muneyasu;A. Asano;A. Taguchi;
Proc. APSIPA Annual Summit and Conference (APSIPA ASC 2010)   14 Dec 2010   
Continuous Measurement of the Mandibular Cortical Bone in Dental Panoramic radiographs for the Diagnosis of Osteoporosis using a Clustering Algorithm on Histograms
M. S. Kavitha;L. Li;Febriliyan Samopa;A. Asano;A. Taguchi;
Proc. APSIPA Annual Summit and Conference (APSIPA ASC 2010)   14 Dec 2010   
Visual complexity assessment of painting images
Xiaoying Guo;Takio Kurita;Chie Muraki Asano;Akira Asano;
2013 IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP 2013)   15 Sep 2013   
A New Analysis Method for the Drape Shape of Fabric
Chie Muraki Asano;Akira Asano;Mitsuji Muneyasu;Takako Fujimoto;
Proc. 5th Kansei Engineering & Emotion Research International Conference (KEER2014)   11 Jun 2014   
A New Evaluation Method for Fabric Wrinkles using the Morphological Technique
Chie Muraki Asano;Akira Asano;Rino Ouchi;Takako Fujimoto;
Proc. 5th Kansei Engineering & Emotion Research International Conference (KEER2014)   11 Jun 2014   
Regional characteristics on preferences of ceremonial red color in Japan
Chie Muraki Asano;Ai Nishino;Akira Asano;Katsunori Okajima;
Proc. 2nd Conference of Asia Color Association (ACA2014)   4 Sep 2014   
Human monochromatic impressions on multichromatic / colorless phenomena and concepts,
Ayana Deguchi;Akira Asano;Chie Muraki Asano;Katsunori Okajima;
Proc. 2015 AIC Midterm Meeting (AIC2015)   19 May 2015   
Difference of generation dependences of preferences between colors and styles in women's fashion
Chie Muraki Asano;Kanae Tsujimoto;Akira Asano;Katsunori Okajima;
Proc. 2015 AIC Midterm Meeting (AIC2015)   19 May 2015   
Difference of impressions on kimono textiles by LCD view, actual view, and tactile feel
A. Asano;R. Hirota;C. Muraki Asano;K. Okajima
Abstract Book of 2015 Europian Conference on Visual Perception (ECVP2015)   22 Aug 2015   
Detection of Calcification Region in Dental Panoramic Radiographs Considering Local Intensity Distribution
H. Harada;M. Muneyasu;K. Chammontai;A. Asano;K. Uchida;A. Taguchi
Proc. 15th International Symposium on Communications and Information Technologies (ISCIT 2015)   7 Oct 2015   
Image Thresholding Based on Index of Fuzziness and Fuzzy Similarity Measure
Gulpi Qorik Oktagalu Pratamasunu;Agus Zainal Arifin;Anny Yuniarty;Dini Adni Navastara;Arya Yudhi Wijaya;Wijayanti Nurul Khotimah;Z.C. Hu;A. Asano
Proc. 2015 IEEE 8th International Workshop on Computational Intelligence and Applications (IWCIA 2015)   6 Nov 2015   
Drape analysis of fabric based on Fourier descriptor and wavelet transformation
H. A. Nguyen;C. Muraki Asano;A. Asano;T. Fujimoto
Proc. 6th International Conference on Kansei Engineering and Emotion Research (KEER2016)   2 Sep 2016   
Visual impressions and tactile feels of white clothing materials
C. Muraki Asano;A. Asano;M. Sunayama;S. Takada;T. Fujimoto
Proc. 6th International Conference on Kanseri Engineering and Emotion Research (KEER2016)   2 Sep 2016   

Books etc

 
Fundamental and practical signal processing
K. Itoh;A. Asano;N. Tsumura;T. Nomura;K. Hirokawa;O. Matoba; (Part:Joint Translation)
Maruzen   Nov 2009   
Nonlinear image and signal processing - Basics and applications of mathematical morphology
A. Asano;C. Muraki Asano;Y. Kimori;M. Muneyasu;H. Nobuhara;M. Fujio; (Part:Joint Translation)
Maruzen   Oct 2010   
Mathematical morphology
A. Asano; (Part:Editor)
Knowledge base of the Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers   2011   
Design of nonlinear image processing filters by learning
A. Asano;
Seisan to Gijutsu   Mar 1994   
Active contour model using mathematical morphology
T. Yamashita;A. Asano;S. Yokozeki; (Part:Joint Work)
Gazou Labo   May 1996   

Patents

 
3964795 : Osteoporosis CAD using panoramic radiograph
supported by JST
4956745 : Apparatus for assisting diagnosis of osteoporosis
PCT application for US patent
2008-036068 : Apparatus for assisting diagnosis of osteoporosis
Rejected on Nov. 8, 2011
P00200800224 (Indonesia) : Kansei based image retrieval system
5640280 : Apparatus for assisting diagnosis of osteoporosis and program for diagnosis of osteoporosis

Education

 
 
 - 
1987
department of applied physics, Faculty of Engineering, Osaka University
 
1992
   
 
Department of applied physics, Graduate School, Division of Engineering, Osaka University
 

Committee Memberships

 
Nov 1990
   
 
Referee
 
May 2009
 - 
May 2013
Associate Editor of the Transactions of Fundamentals
 
May 2007
   
 
Member, Technical Group on Smart Info-media Systems (SIS) of the Engineering Sciences Society
 
May 2008
   
 
Member, Technical Group on Signal Processing (SIP) (May 2008 - ) of the Engineering Sciences Society
 
May 2004
 - 
May 2008
Member, Technical Group on Pattern Recognition and Media Understanding (PRMU) of the Information and Systems Society