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Kyoto Sangyo University
Faculty of Information Science and Engineering, Department of Information Science and Engineering
Doctor of Engineering(Waseda University), Master of Engineering(Waseda University), Bachelor of Engineering(Waseda University)

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2013
Apr 2011
Mar 2013
Associate Professor
Apr 2008
Mar 2013
Associate Professor
Apr 2006
Mar 2008
Chief Researcher
Oct 2005
Mar 2006
Chief Researcher


Apr 1994
Mar 1997
Electric Engineering, Graduate School, Division of Science and Engineering, Waseda University
Apr 1992
Mar 1994
Graduate School, Division of Science and Engineering, Waseda University
Apr 1988
Mar 1992
Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University

Committee Memberships

Apr 2017
Information Processing Society of Japan (IPSJ)  Steering Member of the Special Interest Groups of DataBase System (DBS)
The Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers (IEICE)  Associate Editor of IEICE Transactions
May 2013
The Database Society of Japan (DBSJ)  Secretary of Electronic Publicity Editorial Committee
Mar 2008
Aug 2012
Information Processing Society of Japan (IPSJ)  Editor of Transactions on Database (TOD)
Apr 2006
Mar 2010
Information Processing Society of Japan (IPSJ)  Steering Member of the Special Interest Groups of DataBase System (DBS)

Awards & Honors

Jul 2006
Best Paper Award in 2005 of the Database Society of Japan
Mar 2005
Best Presentation Award from IEICE Data Engineering Workshop (DEWS2005)


KSU Team's Dialogue System at the NTCIR-13 Short Text Conversation Task 2
◎Yoichi Ishibashi, Sho Sugimoto, Hisashi Miyamori
The 13th NTCIR Conference      Dec 2017
KSU Team's QA System for World History Exams at the NTCIR-13 QA Lab-3 Task
◎Tasuku Kimura, Ryo Tagami, Hisashi Miyamori
The 13th NTCIR Conference      Dec 2017
◎Ryo Tagami, Tasuku Kimura, Hisashi Miyamori
19th International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries (ICADL 2017), LNCS 10647   128-141   Nov 2017   [Refereed]
KSU Team's Multiple Choice QA System at the NTCIR-12 QA Lab-2 Task
◎Tasuku Kimura, Ryosuke Nakata, Hisashi Miyamori
The 12th NTCIR Conference   (07-NTCIR-QALab) 437-444   Jun 2016
KSU Team's System and Experience at the NTCIR-11 RITE-VAL Task
◎Tasuku Kimura, Hisashi Miyamori
The 11th NTCIR Conference   (RITE-VAL-06) 255-261   Dec 2014

Books etc

Search User Interface (original in English; traslated Chapter 8 Integrating Navigation with Search)
Apr 2011   ISBN:978-4320122802

Conference Activities & Talks

Integrated Search and Zooming of Web and TV Contents
Proceedings of The 2nd NICT China-Japan Forum on Digital Content and Web Computing (DCWC2006)   Mar 2006   
A New Way of Content Viewing Based on Fusion of TV Programs and Web Content [Invited]
Proceedings of the Second Korea-Japan Database Workshop (KJDB2005)   Oct 2005   
Webified Video: Media Conversion from TV Content to Web Content for Cross-media Information Integration
Proceedings of The 1st NICT China-Japan Forum on Digital Content and Web Computing (DCWC2005)   Mar 2005   


The 1st NICT China-Japan Forum on Digital Content and Web Computing (DCWC2005)
Artistic Activity   Mar 2005
The Seventh Asia Pacific Web Conference (APWeb 2005)
Artistic Activity   Mar 2005

Research Grants & Projects

Research on AI's reading comprehension of multimedia data for improving language proficiency
Project Year: Apr 2018 - Today
Ubiquitous Content Management Platform for Biased Real-world information
Project Year: Apr 2009 - Mar 2010
A system was developed which extracts and provides the atmospheric information, which represents the aspects in certain spatiotemporal ranges as a metaphor of “atmosphere” projected in the street and during the age. Extracting atmospheric metaphor...
Research on Detecting Low-Credible Information using Broadcast and Web Information and Developing its Knowledge
Project Year: Apr 2008 - Mar 2011
The aim of this research is to establish base technologies of dynamically organizing and providing credible information with less bias from TV programs and Web contents, in order to utilize them as knowledge sources. Methods of comparing uncertain...
Research on information visualization and interaction by dynamic styling of text
Project Year: Apr 2008 - Mar 2010
Research on Information Credibility Criteria Technology
Project Year: Apr 2006 - Mar 2008
Evaluation data and a prototype system named WISDOM used for analyzing information credibility based on natural language processing were developed. The evaluation data were used as learning and verifying data for these various analysis modules and...


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