WATANABE Tomio

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Name
WATANABE Tomio
Affiliation
Okayama Prefectural University
Section
Computer Science and Systems Engineering, Department of System Engineering
Job title
Professor
Degree
Doctor of Engineering(The University of Tokyo), Master of Engineering(The University of Tokyo)

Research Interests

 
 

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
1992
 - 
1993
Bradley Research Center, Brown University,
 
1989
 - 
1993
Yamagata University, Associate Professor
 
1984
 - 
1989
Yamagata University, Lecturer
 
1983
 - 
1984
Yamagata University, Research Assistant
 
 
   
 
Visiting Scolar
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1983
Graduate School, Division of Engineering, The University of Tokyo
 
 
 - 
1978
Faculty of Engineering, Okayama University
 

Awards & Honors

 
Sep 2015
Best Interactive Presentation Award, 24th IEEE International Symposium on Robot and Human Interactive Communication
Winner: Michiya Yamamoto, Saizo Aoyagi, Satoshi Fukumori and Tomio Watanabe
 
2003
IEEE International Workshop on Robot and Human Interactive Communication, the Best Paper Award
 

Published Papers

 
Yoshihiro Sejima, Yoichiro Sato, Tomio Watanabe and Mitsuru Jindai
Bulletin of the JSME Mechanical Engineering Journal   10(9) 1-11   Nov 2016   [Refereed]
Mitsuru Jindai, Kazuaki Nakamura and Tomio Watanabe
Journal of Advanced Mechanical Design, Systems, and Manufacturing   10(2) 1-9   Apr 2016   [Refereed]
Irini Giannopulu, Valerie Montrrynaud, Tomio Watanabe
Cognitive Processing   17 195-203   Feb 2016   [Refereed]
Development of a Handing-Over Robot System Based on an Approaching Trajectory Model
Mitsuru Jindai, Satoru Shibata, Tomonori Yamamoto and Tomio Watanabe
he Asia-Pacific Journal of Industrial Management   2(1) 67-77   Mar 2009   [Refereed]
Development of a Virtual Arm Wrestling System for Force Display Communication Analysis
Takashi Yamada and Tomio Watanabe
Journal of Robotics and Mechatronics   20(6) 872-879   Nov 2008   [Refereed]
Development of a Handshake Robot System Based on a Handshake Approaching Motion Model
・Mitsuru Jindai, Tomio Watanabe, Satoru Shibata and Tomonori Yamamoto
20(4) 650-659   Aug 2008   [Refereed]
Masashi Okubo, Tomio Watanabe
Transactions of the Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers   67(660) 2624-2630   2001
OGAWA H, WATANABE T
Advanced Robotics   15(3) 371-377   2001

Misc

 
Embodied Entrainment between Human and Robot
TECHNO CURRENT   (357) 2-11   2003
Tomio Watanabe and Masashi Okubo: SUKURA: Voice-Driven Embodied Group-Entrained Communication System
10th International Conference on Human - Computer (HCI International 2003)   2 558-562   2003
Takeshi Shintoku and Tomio Watanabe: An Embodied Virtual Communication System for Three Human Interaction Support and Analysis by Synthesis
The 5th IEEE International Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Robotics and Automation (CIRA2003)   211-216   2003
Michiya Yamamoto and Tomio Watanabe: Time Delay Effects of Utterance to Communicative Actions on Greeting Interaction by Using a Voice-Driven Embodied Interaction System
The 5th IEEE International Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Robotics and Automation (CIRA2003)   217-222   2003
Takashi Yamada and Tomio Watanabe: Dynamic Analysis of Facial Color by Using the Force Feedback System for Virtual Arm Wrestling
Proceedings of the 2003 IEEE/ASME International Conference on Advanced Intelligent Mechatronics (AIM2003)   765-770   2003
Tomio Watanabe, Masashi Okubo and Ryusei Danbara: InterActor for Human Interaction and Communication Support
International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction(INTERACT'03)   113-120   2003
Tomio Watanabe: Embodied Interaction and Communication Technology -Through the Development of E-COSMIC: Embodied Communication System for Mind Connection, EVOLVABILITY & INTERACTION: Evolutionary Substrates of Communication
Signaling, and Perception in the Dynamics of Social Complexity   6-8   2003
Masashi Okubo and Tomio Watanabe: Collaboration Support System by Using Viewpoint Switching for 3D Shape Evaluation in Virtual Space
Proc. of the 12th IEEE International Workshop on Robot-Human Interactive Communication (RO-MAN 2003)   331-334   2003
Proc. of the 12th IEEE International Workshop on Robot-Human Interactive Communication (RO-MAN 2003)   217-222   2003
Tomio Watanabe, Ryusei Danbara and Masashi Okubo: Effects of a Speech-Driven Embodied Interactive Actor "InterActor" on Talker's Speech Characteristics
Proc. of the 12th IEEE International Workshop on Robot-Human Interactive Communication (RO-MAN 2003)   211-216   2003
Embodiment and Entrainment in Embodied Communication - Through the Development of E-COSMIC: Embodied Communication System for Mind Connection
Baby Science   2 4-12   2003
An embodied video Communication system in which own VirtualActor is superimposed for virtual face-to-face scene
The Transactions of Human Interface Society   5(2) 73-82   2003
Masashi OKUBO, Tomio WATANABE, Masato ITO, Satoshi KUBOKI
Transactions of the Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers   69(684) 2064-2069   2003
Takashi Yamada and Tomio Watanabe: Analysis and Synthesis of Facial Color for Virtual Face Image in Force Display
The Twelfth International Conference on Artificial Reality and Telexistence (ICAT2002)   78-84   2002
Tomio Watanabe and Hiroki Ogawa: Speech Driven Embodied Listener's Interaction Toy for Human Interaction and Communication Support
17th Biennial Meeting of International Society for the Study of Behavioral Development(ISSBD 2002)   744   2002
Tomio Watanabe, Ryusei Danbara and Masashi Okubo: InterActor: Speech Driven Embodied Interactive Actor (The Best Paper Award, 2003)
Proc. of the 11th IEEE International Workshop on Robot and Human Interactive Communication (RO-MAN2002)   430-435   2002
Masashi Okubo and Tomio Watanabe: Development of 3D Shape Evaluation System for Collaboration Support in Virtual Space
Proc. of the 11th IEEE International Workshop on Robot and Human Interactive Communication (RO-MAN2002)   53-58   2002
Tomio Watanabe, Ryusei Danbara and Masashi Okubo : InterActor: Speech Driven Embodied Interactive Actor for Human Interaction and Communication Support
2002 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, MP2J4   1-6   2002
Effects of Facial Color on Virtual Facial Image Synthesis with Dynamic Facial Color and Expression under Laughing Emotion
The Transactions of Human Interface Society   4(1) 1-8   2002
Evaluation of the Arrangement of VirtualActors in Remote Communication by Using the Embodied Virtual Communication System
The Transactions of Human Interface Society   4(2) 43-50   2002
Analysis Synthesis of Embodied Communication in which the Head Motion of Listener's VirtualActor is Inconsistently Stopped
The Transactions of Human Interface Society   4(3) 9-16   2002
Tomio Watanabe and Hiroki Ogawa: InterRobot for Human Interaction and Communication Support
Proc. of World Multi-conference on Systems, Cybernetics and Informatics (SCI2001)   VIII 466-471   2001
Tomio Watanabe: E-COSMIC: Embodied Communication System for Mind Connection
Proc. of the 9th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (HCI International 2001)   1 253-257   2001
Yutaka Ishii and Tomio Watanabe: Effects of the Arrangement of VirtualActors on Human Interaction by Using the Embodied Virtual Communication System
The International Symposium on Measurement, Analysis and Modeling of Human Functions(ISHF2001)   269-274   2001
Masashi Okubo and Tomio Watanabe: 3D Shape Evalution Analysis by Synthesis in Virtual Space for Collaboration
Proc. of the 10th IEEE International Workshop on Robot and Human Interactive Communication (RO-MAN2001)   56-61   2001
Tomio Watanabe and Masashi Okubo: Sensory Evaluation of Expressive Actions of InterRobot for Human Interaction and Communication Support
Proc. of the 10th IEEE International Workshop on Robot and Human Interactive Communication (RO-MAN2001)   44-49   2001
Visualization of Respiration in the Embodied Virtual Communication System and Its Evaluation
The Transactions of Human Interface Society   3(4) 319-326   2001
Dynamic Analysis of Facial Color under Laughing Emotion Based on the Simultaneous Measurement of Facial Image and Facial Skin Temperature(jointly authored)
Transactions of Human Interface Society   3(2) 79-86   2001
Development of E-COSMIC : Embodied Communication System for Mind Connection
Science of Machine   53(1) 9-16   2001
Tomio Watanabe:Embodied Virtual Face-to-Face Communication System for Human Interaction Analysis by Synthesis
Proc. of 16th Biennial Meeting of International Society for the Study of Behavioral Development(ISSBD'00)   89   2000
Masashi Okubo and Tomio Watanabe: 3D Shape Evaluation in Virtual Space - Effectiveness of Gazing Line-Action Linkage System
Proc. of the 9th IEEE International Workshop on Robot and Human Interactive Communication (RO-MAN2000)   374-377   2000
Hiroki Ogawa and Tomio Watanabe: InterRobot: A Speech Driven Interaction Robot
Proc. of the 9th IEEE International Workshop on Robot and Human Interactive Communication (RO-MAN2000)   322-327   2000
Yutaka Ishii and Tomio Watanabe: Evaluation of an Embodied Virtual Communication System for Human Interaction Analysis by Synthesis
Proc. of the 9th IEEE International Workshop on Robot and Human Interactive Communication (RO-MAN2000)   29-34   2000
Tomio Watanabe, Masashi Okubo and Hiroki Ogawa: A Speech Driven Embodied Interaction Robots System for Human Communication Support
Proc. of 2000 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC2000)   852-857   2000
Tomio Watanabe, Masashi Okubo and Yutaka Ishii: An Embodied Virtual Face-to-Face Communication System with Virtual Actor and Virtual Wave for Human Interaction Sharing
Proc. of World Multi-conference on Systems, Cybernetics and Informatics (SCI2000)   III 146-151   2000
Dynamic Analysis of Facial Color Using Color Image Processing using Laughing Emotion Based on Facial Skin Temperature Measurement(jointly authored)
Proceedings of Human Interface Symposium 2000   473-474   2000
Color database based on light sources for facial color display in remote medical service(jointly authored)
Proceedings of Human Interface Symposium 2000   469-472   2000
Analysis by Synthesis of 3D Shape Evaluation in the Virtual Space Controlling Visual, Tactile and Gazing Line-Motion Linkage System(jointly authored)
Proceedings of Human Interface Symposium 2000   451-454   2000
Development of a Speech Driven Embodied Listener's Response Toy(jointly authored)
Proceedings of Human Interface Symposium 2000   335-336   2000
Speech Driven Embodied Entrainment Communication System"SAKURA"(jointly authored)
Proceedings of Human Interface Symposium 2000   331-334   2000
Evaluation of Diverse Communication Actors of the Speech Driven Embodied Entrainment Character"InterActor"(jointly authored)
Proceedings of Human Interface Symposium 2000   101-104   2000
Evaluation of the Speech Driven Embodied Interaction Robots System(jointly authored)
Proceedings of Human Interface Symposium 2000   97-100   2000
Development of the Embodied Virtual Communication System for Three Human Interaction Analysis by Synthesis(jointly authored)
Proceedings of Human Interface Symposium 2000   93-96   2000
Visualization of Respiration in the Embodied Virtual Communication System(jointly authored)
Proceedings of Human Interface Symposium 2000   89-92   2000
A study of the Arrangement of Virtual Actors in Remote Communication by Using the Embodied Virtual Communication System(jointly authored)
Proceedings of Human Interface Symposium 2000   85-88   2000
Interaction Robot for Human Communication Support(jointly authored)
Journal of the Japan Hydraulics & Pneumatics Society   35(5) 399-402   2000
Trend and Prospect of Research on Communication Support(jointly authored)
Transactions of Human Interface Society   2(2) 32-39   2000
Embodied Virtual Face-Face Communication System for Human Interaction Analysis by Synthesis
Proc. of the 16th Biennial Meeting of International Society for the Study of Behavioral Development(ISSBD'00)   89   2000
Proc. of the 9th IEEE International Workshop on Robot and Human Interactive Communication(RO-MAN2000)   374-377   2000
InterRobot : A Speech Driven Interaction Robot(jointly authored)
Proc. of the 9th IEEE International Workshop on Robot and Human Interactive Communication(RO-MAN2000)   322-327   2000
Proc. of the 9th IEEE International Workshop on Robot and Human Interactive Communication(RO-MAN2000)   29-34   2000
A Speech Driven Embodied Interaction Robots System for Human Communication Support(jointly authored)
Proc. of 2000 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics(SMC2000)   852-857   2000
Lip Motion Capture Based on Hue of Color by using Optical-Snakes(jointly authored)
Proc. of World Multiconference on Systems, Cybernetics and Informatics(SCI2000)   5 247-251   2000
An Embodied Virtual Face-to-Face Communication System with Virtual Actor and Virtual Wave for Human Interaction Sharing(jointly authored)
Proc. of World Multiconference on Systems, Cybernetics and Informatics(SCI2000)   3 146-151   2000
Lip Motion Capture Using Optical-Snakes and Its Application to 3 D Molding(jointly authored)
Transactions of Human Interface Society   2(3) 57-63   2000
Tomio WATANABE, Masashi OKUBO, Hiroki OGAWA
Transactions of the Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers(C)   66(648) 2721-2728   2000
An Embodied Interaction Robots System Based on Speech "jointly authored"
Journal of Robotics and Mechatronics   12(2) 126-134   2000
Evaluation of an Embodied Video Communication by the Virtual Face-to-Face Projection of Talkers
Correspondences on Human Interface   2(3) 37-41   2000
Development of a Speech Driven Embodied Entrainment Communication System for Creating Group Communication "Ba"
Correspondences on Human Interface   2(3) 43-46   2000
An Embodied Interaction System Based on Speech by Using InterActor (jointly authored)
Transactions of Human Interface Society   2(2) 21-219   2000
An Embodied Virtual Communication System with Virtual Actor and Abstract Virtual Wave (jointly authored)
Transactions of Human Interface Society   2(2) 1-10   2000
An Embodied Interaction Robots System Based on Speech (jointly authored)
Journal of Robotics and Mechatronics   12(2) 126-134   2000
Dynamic Analysis of Facial Color in Emotional Change (jointly authored)
Proceedings of the Human Interface Symposium '99   575-578   1999
An Embodied Interaction Robots System Based on Speech with the Functions of Speaker and Listener (jointly authored)
Proceedings of the Human Interface Symposium '99   405-410   1999
3D Shape Evaluation in Virtual Space by Using a Visual, Tactile and Gazing Line - Action Linkage System (jointly authored)
Proceedings of the Human Interface Symposium '99   175-180   1999
Analysis by Synthesis of Human Interaction Using an Embodied Virtual Communication System (jointly authored)
Proceedings of the Human Interface Symposium '99   155-160   1999
An Embodied Virtual Wave Communication System (jointly authored)
Proceedings of the Human Interface Symposium '99   149-154   1999
An Embodied Virtual Communication System for Human Interaction Sharing (jointly authored)
Proceedings of 1999 IEEE International Conference on System, Man, and Cybernetics   1060-1065   1999
Virtual Face-to-Face Communication System for Human Interaction Analysis by Synthesis (jointly authored)
Proceeding of the 8th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction   182-186   1999
An Embodied Interaction Robots System Based on Speech (jointly authored)
Proceeding of the 8th IEEE International Workshop on Robot and Human Communication   225-230   1999
Visual, Tactile and Gazing Line - Action Linkage System for 3D Shape Evaluation in Virtual Space (jointly authored)
Proceeding of the 8th IEEE International Workshop on Robot and Human Communication   72-75   1999
Tsutomu KURODA, Tomio WATANABE
Transactions of the Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers   65(638) 4114-4120   1999
Analysis of Facial Color and Skin Temperature in Emotional Change and its Synthesis of Facial Color (jointly authored)
Correspondence on Human Interface   1(1) 15-20   1999
Visual, Tactile and Gaging Line-Action Linkage System for 3D Shape Evaluation in Virtual Space (jointly authored)
Correspondences on Human Interface   1(1) 67-70   1999
Embodiment in Communication -Towards the Embodied Communication System for Mind Connection
Journal of Human Interface Society   1(2) 14-18   1999
Virtual Communication System for Human Interaction Analysis (jointly authored)
Transactions of Imformation Processing Society of Japan   40(2) 670-676   1999
Entrainment and Embodiment in Communication
Neonatal Care   12(2) 122-128   1999
Entrainment in Communication
Acta Neonatologica Japonica   34(4) 734-738   1998
Facial Color Image Analysis and Synthesis for Emotional Chagne (jointly authored)
Proc. of the 7th IEEE International Workshop on Robot and Human Communication   456-461   1998
Lip Motion Extraction from Color Video Images Using Optical-Snakes (jointly authored)
Proc. of the 7th IEEE International Workshop on Robot and Human Communication   507-512   1998
Virtual Communication System for Human Interaction Analysis (jointly authored)
Proc. of the 7th IEEE International Workshop on Robot and Human Communication   21-26   1998
Shape Evaluation in Virtual and Real Spaces Using Sensory Evaluation and Heart Rate Variability(jointly authored)
JAPAN-U. S. A. Symposium on Flexible Automation   869-874   1998
Proc. of the 3rd International Conference on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition   187-192   1998
Affect Display for Virtual Face Image Using Facial Color(jointly authored)
Proc. of the 3rd International Conference on Advanced Mechatronics   352-356   1998
Evaluation of Emotion by Using Peripheral Skin Temperature-the Effectiveness of Measurement on the Back of Finger(jointly authored)
Proc. of the 7th IFAC/IFIP/IFORS/IEA Symposium on Analysis, Design and Evaluation of Man-Machine Systems   401-405   1998
Tsutomu KURODA, Tomio WATANABE
JSME International Journal   41(2) 307-312   1998
Virtual Communication System for Human Interaction Analysis(jointly authored)
Human Interface News and Report   13(2) 281-285   1998
Physiological Analysis of Entrainment in Communication(jointly authored)
Transactions of Information Processing Society of Japan   39(5) 1225-1231   1998
Masashi OKUBO, Tomio WATANABE
Transactions of the Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers(C)   64(620) 1218-1222   1998
Sensory Evaluation of the Preference of 3D Shape in Virtual And Real Environments(jointly authored)
Proc. of the 6th IEEE International Workshop on Robot and Human Communication   6 460-464   1997
Evaluation of the Entrainment Between a Speaker's Burst-Pause of Speech and Respiration and a Listener's Respiration in Face-to-Face Communication(jointly authored)
Proc. of the 6th IEEE International Workshop on Robot and Human Communication   6 392-397   1997
Evaluation of Emotion Using Skin Temperature, Heart Rate Variability and Respiration (jointly authored)
Proceedings of the 74th JSME Spring Annual Meeting   97(1) 172-173   1997
Physiological Analysis of Entrainment in Face-to-Face Communication (jointly authored)
Advances in Human Factors/Ergonomics   21B 411-414   1997
Evaluation of Emotion Using Peripheral Skin Temperature (jointly authored)
Human Interface News and Report   12(3) 373-376   1997
Analysis and Synthesis of Facial Color Using Color Image Processing (jointly authored)
Transactions of the Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers   63(608) 217-222   1997
Image Analysis of Monthly Changing Facial Color (jointly authored)
Human Interface News and Report   12(1) 65-69   1997
Evaluation of the Entrainment of Respiration Between Speaker and Listener in Face-to-Face Interaction (jointly authored)
Human Interface News and Report   12(1) 31-35   1997
Evaluation of Emotion by Using Facial Color (jointly authored)
12 31-34   1996
Prototyping of Lip Motion by Using the Optical-Snakes (jointly authored)
12 507-510   1996
Physiolosical Signal Analysis of Entrainment in Face-to-Face Interaction (jointly authored)
Proceedings of the 12nd Symposium on Human Interface   12 25-30   1996

Books etc

 
In New Trends in Medical and Service Robots
Irini Giannopulu and Tomio Watanabe
Springer   2014   
Emotional Engineering
WATANABE Tomio (Part:Joint Work, Human-entrained Embodied Interaction and Communication Technology)
Springer   2011   
Anglysis of Face Color using HSV Color Space "jointly authored"
Proceedings of the 11st Symposium on Human Interface   1995   
Human Interaction
1998   
Entrainment in Embodied Communication(jointly authored)
Embodied and Computer, Kyoritsu Shuppan   2000   

Works

 
E-COSMIC : Embodied Communication System for Mind Connection
2000
Development of Embodied Interaction Robots Based on an Entrainment Principle in Human Communication
1999 - 2001
Development of Human Care Interaction Robot
1998 - 2000

Research Grants & Projects

 
E-COSMIC : Embodied Communication System for Mind Connection
Project Year: 1997   
Study on Entrainment and Embodiment in Communication
Project Year: 1978   
Development of Embodied Interaction Robot
Project Year: 1997   
Embodied Communication Technology
Study on Embodied Communication System

Patents

 
Teaching Machine
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Embodied voice responsive toy
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