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National Institute of Technology, Ichinoseki College
Division of Computer Engineering and Informatics, Department of Engineering for Future Innovation
Job title
Assistant Professor

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2017
Assistant Professor, Division of Computer Engineering and Informatics, National Institute of Technology, Ichinoseki College
Apr 2015
Mar 2017
Assistant Professor, Department of Intelligent Systems Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Ichinoseki College
Apr 2013
Mar 2015
Assistant professor, Department of Intelligent Systems Engineering, Ichinoseki National College of Technology

Awards & Honors

Nov 2010
Visualization of fatty acid content in beef using near infrared multispectral images, Optics & Photonics Japan Best Presentation Award, The Optical Society of Japan
Winner: Ken-ichi Kobayashi

Published Papers

Ken-ichi Kobayashi, Takeshi Yamada, Akira Hiraishi, Shigeki Nakauchi
Optical Engineering   51(12) 123201(1-8)   Dec 2012   [Refereed]
Ken-ichi Kobayashi, Masaaki Mori, Ken Nishino, Toshihiro Toyota and Shigeki Nakauchi
Journal of Near Infrared Spectroscopy   20(5) 509-519   2012   [Refereed]
Ken-ichi Kobayashi, Yasunori Matsui, Yosuke Maebuchi, Toshihiro Toyota and Shigeki Nakauchi
Journal of Near Infrared Spectroscopy   18(5) 301-315   2010   [Refereed]
OPTICAL REVIEW   15(6) 285-291   Dec 2008   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

The 125th Annual Meeting of Japanese Society of Animal Science   29 Mar 2019   Japanese Society of Animal Science
Tatsuru Sato, Ken-ichi Kobayashi
The Ninth Symposium on Polar Science   5 Dec 2018   National Institute of Polar Research
The development and the application of UAV monitoring technique is important to overcome safety and logistical difficulties in the Cryosphere; such as avalanches, crevasses, blizard and heavy snowfall. It has been applied to snow depth and area mo...
Goto, Y., Kobayashi, K., Komine, H., Sarah, M. S. & Kuchida, K.
18th Asian Australasian Animal Production Congress   1 Aug 2018   Malaysian Society of Animal Production
We found that there was high correlation exist between the grading score and the image analysis value from mirror type carcass camera in high marbled beef, such as Wagyu. On the other hand, because of low marbled, it was difficult to carry out acc...
Applications of UAV cryosphere environmental monitoring around Ichinoseki, Iwate and Mingyang glacier in Meili Snow Mountain, Yunnan China
Tatsuru Sato, Ken-ichi Kobayashi, Momoko Chikugo
12 May 2018   
Optics & Photonics Japan 2015   30 Oct 2015   The Optical Society of Japan (OSJ)
This study examines a simple method to discriminate fibers of fabrics using near-infrared (NIR) spectroscopy. A total of 175 NIR diffuse reflection spectra were acquired from worn-out clothes/fabrics
in a variety of colors (dyeing) and states, whi...
Ken-ichi Kobayashi, Ken Nishino, Bjørn Skovlund Dissing, Masaaki Mori, Toshihiro Toyota and Shigeki Nakauchi
Scandinavian Workshop on Imaging Food Quality   27 May 2011   
Ken-ichi Kobayashi, Yasunori Matsui, Yosuke Maebuchi, Toshihiro Toyota and Shigeki Nakauchi
Optics & Photonics Japan 2010   9 Nov 2010   The Optical Society of Japan
Ken-ichi Kobayashi, Yasunori Matsui, Yosuke Maebuchi, Ken Nishino, Toshihiro Toyota and Shigeki Nakauchi
5th European Conference on Colour in Graphics, Imaging, and Vision   16 Jun 2010   
Detection and identification of microorganisms at single colony resolution by spectral imaging
Ken-ichi Kobayashi, Kanae Miyazawa, Shigeki Nakauchi, Akira Hiraishi
Tokai-Section Joint Convention of Institutes of Electrical Engineering   15 Sep 2005