MASE, Kenji

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MASE, Kenji
Nagoya University
Graduate School of Informatics Department of Intelligent Systems 3
Job title
Ph.D (Engineering)(Nagoya University)
Research funding number

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 1981
Jul 2002
NTT(Human Interface Laboratories)
Mar 1995
Sep 2001
ATR Media Integration and Communications LaboratoriesHead, Department 1
Oct 2001
Jul 2002
ATR Media Information Science Research Laboratories
Aug 2002
Mar 2009
Professor, Information Technology Center
Apr 2003
Jul 2009
Graduate School of Information Science, Professor


Apr 1978
Mar 1981
Information Engineering, Graduate School, Division of Engineering, Nagoya University

Committee Memberships

Dec 2016
ACM Proceedings of the ACM on IMWUT  Associate Editor
Sep 2015
Dec 2017
ACM Ubicomp Joint Steering Comiittee  committee member
Sep 2014
Mar 2016
ACM UbiComp/ISWC 2015 Organizing Committee  General Chair

Awards & Honors

Dec 2014
Best Paper Award(IEEE ISM2014), IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia (ISM2014)
Oct 2013
Best Paper Award, IEEE 24th International Symposium on Micro-NanoMechatronics and Human Science
Oct 2008
Best Paper Award, IEEE Multimedia Signal Processing, IEEE MMSP 2008, IEEE Signal Processing Society
Oct 2001
2001 WI/IAT Best Paper Award, 2001 WI/IAT Joint Confenrece (Web Intelligence and Intelligent Agent Technology)
Mar 2014
Best short paper award, ACM Symposium on Eye Tracking Research and Applications

Published Papers

Yu Enokibori and Kenji Mase
Journal of Information Processing   26 718-727   Oct 2018   [Refereed]
Personal Viewpoint Navigation based on Object Trajectory Distribution for Multi-view Videos
Xueting Wang, Kensho Hara, Enokiboli Yu, Takatsugu Hirayama and Kenji Mase
IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems   E101-D(1) 193-204   Jan 2018   [Refereed]
Xueting Wang, Enokiboli Yu, Takatsugu Hirayama, Kensho Hara and Kenji Mase
ACM Multimedia workshop MUSA2 2017 (ACMMM17)      Oct 2017   [Refereed]
Vote Distribution Model for Hough-based Action Detection
Kensho Hara, Takatsugu Hirayama, Kenji Mase
IEICE Trans. on Information and Systems   E99-D(11) 2796-2808   Nov 2016   [Refereed]
Classification of Driver's Neutral and Cognitive Distraction States Based on Peripheral Vehicle Behavior in Driver's Gaze Transition
Takatsugu Hirayama, Kenji Mase, Chiyomi Miyajima, Kazuya Takeda
IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Vehicle   1(2) 148-157   2016   [Refereed]


Takatsugu Hirayama, Toshiya Ohira, Kenji Mase
IEICE Trans. on Information and System   E98-D(12) 1-1   Dec 2015   [Refereed]
Guanwen Zhang, Jien Kato, Yu Wang, Kenji Mase
IEICE Trans. on Information and System   E98-D(12) 2257-2270   Dec 2015   [Refereed]
Xueting Wang, Takatsugu Hirayama and Kenji Mase
IEEE Multimedia Magazine   22(4) 40-50   Oct 2015   [Refereed]
Multi-view videos recorded with multiple cameras are highly interesting because of their considerable flexibility in enhancing the quality of our viewing experience. However, the increasing number of cameras burdens even experts on suitable viewpo...
Michimasa Inaba, Naoyuki Iwata, Fujio Toriumi, Takatsugu Hirayama, Yu Enokibori, Kenichi Takahashi, Kenji Mase,
Lecture Notes in Computer Science   8946 119-136   May 2015   [Refereed]
Guanwen Zhang, Jien Kato, Yu Wang, Kenji Mase
IEICE Trans. on Information and System   E97-D(11) 2888-2902   Nov 2014   [Refereed]

Books etc

"""Conversational Content Acquisition by Ubiquitous Sensors"", in book Conversational Informatics: An Engineering Approach edited by Toyoaki Nishida"
"Yasuyuki Sumi, Kenji Mase and Toyoaki Nishida" (Part:Joint Work)
John Wiley & Sons. Ltd.   Jan 2008   
"SmartCourier: An Annotation System for Adaptive Knowledge Sharing in book ""Communication and Collaboration Support System"""
"Sadanori Ito, Yasuyuki Sumi, Kenji Mase, Susumu Kunifuji" (Part:Joint Work)
Ohmsha/IOS Press   2005   
"Interface agents that facilitate knowledge interactions between community members, in book ""Life-Like Characters: Tools, Affective Functions, and Applications"""
Yasuyuki Sumi and Kenji Mase (Part:Joint Work)
Springer   Jan 2004   
"""Enhancing Daily Conversations"", in book ""Chance Discovery"", edited by Y. Ohsawa and P. McBurney"
Yasuyuki Sumi and Kenji Mase (Part:Joint Work)
Springer   Aug 2003   
"Communityware that facilitates knowledge interactions, chapter 19, in book Ning Zhong, Jiming Liu, and Yiyu Yao eds.,Web Intelligence "
Yasuyuki Sumi and Kenji Mase (Part:Joint Work)
Springer   Mar 2003   

Conference Activities & Talks

Textile Sensor based Visualization to Enhance Skills to Understand Body Pressure Distribution for Pressure Ulcer Prevention
Ryosuke Onose, Yu Enokibori, Yuko Harasawa, Kenji Mase
The 2018 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing (UbiComp 2018)   8 Oct 2018   
Predicting Signs of Drowsiness from Driver's Blinking and Driving Behavior
Jinseok Moon, Junya Morita, Yu Enokibori, Takatsugu Hirayama, Albert Ali Salah, Kenji Mase, Yoshiyuki Hatakeyama and Hirotaka Kaji
DSP in vehicles 2018   7 Oct 2018   
Augmenting Visual Cognitive Interactions: from Wearable First-person View to Ubiquitous Third-person Multi-views [Invited]
Kenji Mase
79th JSAP-OSA Joint Symposium   18 Sep 2018   
A Comparison Result between Garment-type and Bed-sheet-type Pressure Sensor for Pressure Ulcer Prevention
Ryosuke Onose, Yu Enokibori, Kenji Mase
9th EAI International Conference on Mobile Computing, Applications and Services (MobiCASE 2018)   28 Feb 2018   
User Group based Viewpoint Recommendation using User Attributes for Multiview Videos
Xueting Wang, Yu Enokibori, Takatsugu Hirayama, Kensho Hara, Kenji Mase
ACM Multimedia workshop MUSA2 2017 (ACMMM17)   23 Oct 2017   

Association Memberships