Shogo Kato

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Name
Shogo Kato
URL
http://www.ism.ac.jp/~skato/
Affiliation
The Institute of Statistical Mathematics
Section
Mathematical Statistics Group, Department of Mathematical Analysis and Statistical Inference
Job title
Associate Professor

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Sep 2014
 - 
Today
Associate Professor, Mathematical Statistics Group, Institute of Statistical Mathematics
 
Oct 2013
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Mar 2014
Visiting Scholar, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
 
Oct 2009
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Aug 2014
Assistant Professor, Mathematical Statistics Group, Institute of Statistical Mathematics
 
Apr 2008
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Sep 2009
Project Researcher, Prediction and Knowledge Discovery Research Center, Institute of Statistical Mathematics
 
Nov 2007
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Jan 2008
Visiting Research Fellow, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, The Open University
 
Oct 2007
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Mar 2008
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Mathematics, Keio University
 

Education

 
Sep 2007
   
 
Ph. D. in Statistics, School of Fundamental Science and Technology, Keio University
 
Mar 2005
   
 
M. S. in Statistics, School of Fundamental Science and Technology, Keio University
 
Mar 2003
   
 
B. S. in Statistics, Department of Mathematics, Keio University
 

Committee Memberships

 
May 2015
 - 
Today
Associate Editor, Annals of the Institute of Statistical Mathematics
 
Apr 2017
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Mar 2018
Editor-in-Chief, Proceeding of the Institute of Statistical Mathematics
 
Apr 2016
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Mar 2017
Associate Editor, Proceeding of the Institute of Statistical Mathematics
 
Nov 2012
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Dec 2016
Associate Editor, Statistical Methodology
 

Awards & Honors

 
Sep 2015
Research Achievement Prize, Japan Statistical Society
 
Winner: Shogo Kato
Japan Statistical Society
Aug 2009
Excellent Paper Award for Young Researcher: "The Generalized t-Distribution on the Circle"
Winner: Hai-Yen Siew and Shogo Kato
 
Japanese Society of Applied Statistics
May 2007
Excellent Paper Award: "A Markov Process for Circular Data"
 
Winner: Shogo Kato
Awarded at Student Paper Competition held at IMST2007 -FIM XV- International Conference on Interdisciplinary Mathematical and Statistical Techniques, Shanghai, China.
Sep 2006
Outstanding Student Paper Award: "A Bivariate Circular Distribution with Uniform Marginals"
 
Winner: Shogo Kato
Awarded at Student Paper Competition held at SCRA2006 -FIM XIII- International Conference on Interdisciplinary Mathematical and Statistical Techniques, Tomar, Portugal.

Published Papers

 
A circular-linear dependence measure under Johnson-Wehrly distributions and its application in Bayesian networks
Leguey, I., Larrãnaga, P., Bielza, C. and Kato, S.
Information Sciences   to appear    [Refereed]
Kato, S.
Journal of the Japan Statistical Society, Japanese Issue   46 85-111   2017   [Refereed]
Special Topic: The JSS Research Prize Lecture
Pewsey, A. and Kato, S.
Statistics and Computing   26 1307-1317   2016   [Refereed]
Kato, S. and Eguchi, S.
Statistical Papers   57 205-234   2016   [Refereed]
Kato, S. and Pewsey, A.
Biometrika   102 359-370   2015   [Refereed]
Kato, S. and Jones, M.C.
Biometrika   102 181-190   2015   [Refereed]
Jones, M.C., Pewsey, A. and Kato, S.
Annals of the Institute of Statistical Mathematics   67 843-862   2015   [Refereed]
Takahashi, A., Sugimoto, H., Kato, S., Shiroishi, T. and Koide, T.
PLOS ONE   10(9), e0137764    2015   [Refereed]
Kato, S., Ishii, A., Nishi, A., Kuriki, S. and Koide, T.
Heredity   114 416-423   2014   [Refereed]
Kato, S. and Jones, M.C.
Bernoulli   19 154-171   2013   [Refereed]
Eguchi, S., Komori, O. and Kato, S.
Entropy   13 1746-1764   2011   [Refereed]
Kato, S.
Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series B (Statistical Methodology)   72 655-672   2010   [Refereed]
Kato, S. and Jones, M.C.
Journal of the American Statistical Association   102 249-262   2010   [Refereed]
Eguchi, S. and Kato, S.
Entropy   12 262-274   2010   [Refereed]
Kato, S.
Bernoulli   15 898-921   2009   [Refereed]
Faravani, M., Baki, B.B., Kato, S., Shimizu, K. and Sim, C.H.
Research Journal of Environmental Sciences   3 427-438   2009   [Refereed]
A circular-circular regression model
Kato, S., Shimizu, K. and Shieh, G.S.
Statistica Sinica   18 633-645   2008   [Refereed]
Kato, S. and Shimizu, K.
Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference   138 3538-3549   2008   [Refereed]
Siew, H.-Y., Kato, S. and Shimizu, K.
Japanese Journal of Applied Statistics   37 1-16   2008   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

 
A class of circulas obtained through a Fourier series based approach
Shogo Kato, Arthur Pewsey, M.C. Jones
Mathematical Society of Japan 2018 Autumn Meeting   Sep 2018   
Möbius transformation and a Cauchy family on the sphere [Invited]
Shogo Kato, Peter McCullagh
Waseda International Symposium "Recent Developments in Time Series Analysis: Quantile Regression, High Dimensional Data & Causality"   Feb 2018   
A Bayesian network model for linear-circular data [Invited]
Shogo Kato, Ignacio Leguey, Concha Bielza, Pedro Larranaga
The 10th International Conference of the ERCIM WG on Computational and Methodological Statistics (CMStatistics 2017)   Dec 2017   
A Bayesian network model for linear and circular data
Shogo Kato
ISI-ISM-ISSAS Joint Conference Tokyo 2017   Dec 2017   
Möbius transformation and a multivariate Cauchy family on the sphere
Shogo Kato
ADISTA17 International Directional Statistics Workshop   Jun 2017   
Statistics of circular data [Invited]
Shogo Kato
2017 Chinese Institute of Probability and Statistics Annual Meeting and Chung-hwa Data Mining Society Annual Meeting   Jun 2017   
Copulas for circular data
Shogo Kato
Statistical Mathematics Seminar   Mar 2017   
The wrapped Cauchy distribution on the circle and its bivariate extension [Invited]
Shogo Kato
Keio International Symposium "Statistical Analysis for High-Dimensional, Circular or Time Series Data"   Mar 2017   
Some properties of a family of distributions on the sphere related to the Möbius transformation
Shogo Kato, Peter McCullagh
ISI-ISM-ISSAS Joint Meeting 2017   Feb 2017   
A Bayesian network model for linear-circular data [Invited]
Ignacio Leguey, Concha Bielza, Pedro Larrañaga, Shogo Kato
Waseda International Symposium "Recent Developments for Statistical Asymptotic Theory for Time Series & Circular Distributions"   Oct 2017   
Statistical models for directional data [Invited]
Shogo Kato
Symposium "Modern Problems in Statistical Science"   Jan 2017   
A tractable and interpretable four-parameter family of unimodal distributions on the circle
Shogo Kato, M.C. Jones
The 2016 Japanese Joint Statistical Meeting   Sep 2016   
A tractable and interpretable four-parameter family of unimodal distributions on the circle
Shogo Kato, M.C. Jones
ISI-ISM-ISSAS Joint Conference 2016   Feb 2016   
A family of distributions for bivariate circular data [Invited]
Shogo Kato
ISM Symposium on Environmental Statistics 2016   Jan 2016   
A tractable and interpretable four-parameter family of unimodal distributions on the circle [Invited]
Shogo Kato
Waseda International Symposium "High Dimensional Statistical Analysis for Spatio-Temporal Processes & Quantile Analysis for Time Series"   Nov 2015   
The wrapped Cauchy distribution on the circle and its bivariate extension [Invited]
Shogo Kato
Statistics Seminar, The Open University   Sep 2015   
The Cauchy distribution on the circle and related statistical models [Invited]
Shogo Kato
The 2015 Japanese Joint Statistical Meeting   Sep 2015   
A family of copulas for circular data and its extension
Shogo Kato
International Symposium on Dependence and Copulas 2015   Jun 2015   
Multivariate Cauchy families and conformal mapping
Shogo Kato
Statistical Mathematics Seminar, Institute of Statistical Mathematics   Apr 2015   
Regression models for directional data [Invited]
Shogo Kato
Workshop "Spatio-Temporal Pattern in Biology and Statistical Mathematics: Synchronization, Recognition and Behavior"   Jan 2015   
Some properties of a family of distributions on the sphere related to the Mobius transformation [Invited]
Shogo Kato, Peter McCullagh
The 7th International Conference of the ERCIM WG on Computational and Methodological Statistics (ERCIM 2014)   Dec 2014   
The wrapped Cauchy distribution on the circle and its bivariate extension [Invited]
Shogo Kato
Applied Statistics Workshop, University of Tokyo   Oct 2014   
A tractable and interpretable four-parameter family of unimodal distributions on the circle [Invited]
Shogo Kato
Seminar, University of Valladolid   Sep 2014   
A characterization of a Cauchy family on the complex space
Shogo Kato
Statistical Mathematics Seminar, Institute of Statistical Mathematics   Jun 2014   
A tractable and interpretable four-parameter family of unimodal distributions on the circle [Invited]
Shogo Kato, M.C. Jones
ADISTA 14 International Directional Statistics Workshop   May 2014   
A Möbius transformation-induced distribution on the torus
Shogo Kato, Arthur Pewsey
Workshop "Advances and Applications in Distribution Theory"   Jan 2014   
A family of circular distributions related to wrapped Cauchy distributions via Brownian motion
Shogo Kato, M.C. Jones
2013 Joint Statistical Meetings   Aug 2013   
Genetic analysis of home-cage activity of congenic mice strains using regression models
Shogo Kato
Statistical Mathematics Seminar, Institute of Statistical Mathematics   Jul 2013   
A family of distributions on the circle characterized by its trigonometric moments
Shogo Kato
Statistical Mathematics Seminar, Institute of Statistical Mathematics   Oct 2012   
The Cauchy distribution on the circle and related statistical models
Shogo Kato
Mathematical Society of Japan 2012 Autumn Meeting   Sep 2012   
A family of distributions on the circle with links to, and an application arising from, Möbius transformation (talk)
Shogo Kato, M.C. Jones
The 2012 Japanese Joint Statistical Meeting   Sep 2012   
Robust estimation of location and concentration parameters for the von Mises-Fisher distribution (talk)
Shogo Kato, Shinto Eguchi
The 2nd Institute of Mathematical Statistics Asia Pacific Rim Meeting   Jul 2012   
Regression analysis of circular data
Shogo Kato
Workshop on Directional Statistics   Jul 2012   
A family of circular distributions arising from Brownian motion [Invited]
Shogo Kato
Keio-Yonsei Workshop   May 2012   
A Möbius transformation induced distribution on the torus
Shogo Kato
2012 Joint Meeting of Indian Statistical Institute, the Institute of Statistical Mathematics, and Institute of Statistical Science, Academia Sinica   Feb 2012   
An extended family of circular distributions related to wrapped Cauchy distributions via Brownian motion
Shogo Kato, M.C. Jones
International Conference on Advances in Probability and Statistics - Theory and Applications: A Celebration of N. Balakrishnan's 30 Years of Contributions to Statistics   Dec 2011   
An extended family of circular distributions related to wrapped Cauchy distributions
Shogo Kato, M.C. Jones
The 2011 Japanese Joint Statistical Meeting   Sep 2011   
An extension of the wrapped Cauchy distribution via Brownian motion [Invited]
Shogo Kato
Workshop "Complex Phenomena from Statistical Point of View -Seismology, Environmentology and Economy-"   Sep 2011   
A bivariate circular distribution and related statistical models
Shogo Kato
Statistical Mathematics Seminar, Institute of Statistical Mathematics   Jun 2011   
A distribution for a pair of unit vectors generated by Brownian motion [Invited]
Shogo Kato
Konno-Kajiwara Laboratory Seminar, Yokohama National University   Feb 2011   
A Markov process for circular data [Invited]
Shogo Kato
Meiji University Global COE Program - Mathematical Sciences based on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation Seminar   Feb 2011   
Regression analysis of directional data [Invited]
Shogo Kato
Workshop "Biotic Community and Statistical Mathematics"   Sep 2010   
A family of distributions on the circle with links to Möbius transformation (talk)
Shogo Kato, M.C. Jones
Mathematical Society of Japan 2010 Autumn Meeting   Sep 2010   
A Markov process for circular data (talk)
Shogo Kato
Statistical Mathematics Seminar, Institute of Statistical Mathematics   May 2010   
A Markov process for circular data (talk) [Invited]
Shogo Kato
Seminar on Probability and Statistics, University of Tokyo   Apr 2010   
A family of distributions on the circle with links to, and applications arising from, Möbius transformation (talk)
Shogo Kato
Two-Day Conference on Statistics and Probability   Jan 2010   
A Markov process for circular time series
Shogo Kato
Workshop "Directional, Asymptotic, Differential-Geometric Statistics and Related Area"   Nov 2009   
A family of distributions on the circle with links to, and applications arising from, Möbius transformation (talk)
Shogo Kato, M.C. Jones
Workshop "Statistics of Asymmetric Probability Distributions"   Nov 2009   
A family of distributions on the circle arising from Brownian motion
Shogo Kato, M.C. Jones
The 1st Institute of Mathematics Statistics Asia Pacific Rim Meeting   Jun 2009   
A family of asymmetric distributions on the circle arising from Brownian motion
Shogo Kato
Mathematical Society of Japan 2009 Annual Meeting   Mar 2009   
An asymmetric extension of the wrapped Cauchy distribution
Shogo Kato, M.C. Jones
Workshop on Directional Statistics 2008   Dec 2008   
A family of distributions on the circle with links to Möbius transformation
Shogo Kato
Summer Seminar for Young Statisticians 2008   Aug 2008   
A family of asymmetric distributions on the circle with links to Möbius transformation
Shogo Kato, M.C. Jones
The Seventh World Congress in Probability and Statistics   Jul 2008   
A Markov process for time series of circular data
Shogo Kato
2008 Joint Meeting of Indian Statistical Institute, Institute of Statistical Mathematics, and Institute of Statistical Science, Academia Sinica   Jun 2008   
A family of asymmetric distributions on the circle with links to, and applications arising from, Möbius transformation
Shogo Kato, M.C. Jones
Cherry Bud Workshop 2008   Mar 2008   
A family of asymmetric distributions on the circle with links to Möbius transformation
Shogo Kato
The 21st Century Center of Excellence Program Annual Conference, Keio University   Mar 2008   
A circle-valued Markov process
Shogo Kato
Workshop on Directional Statistics 2007   Oct 2007   
A Markov process for circular data
Shogo Kato
Mathematical Society of Japan 2007 Autumn Meeting   Sep 2007   
A Markov process for circular data
Shogo Kato
IMST2007 -FIM XV- International Conference on Interdisciplinary Mathematical and Statistical Techniques   May 2007   
A distribution for a pair of unit vectors generated by Brownian motion
Shogo Kato
Cherry Bud Workshop 2007   Mar 2007   
A bivariate circular distribution generated by Brownian motion
Shogo Kato
The 21st Century Center of Excellence Program Annual Conference, Keio University   Mar 2007   
A distribution for a pair of unit vectors generated by Brownian motion (talk)
Shogo Kato
Mathematical Society of Japan 2007 Annual Meeting   Mar 2007   
A bivariate circular distribution with uniform marginals (talk)
Shogo Kato
Workshop on Directional Statistics   Oct 2006   
A bivariate circular distribution with uniform marginals (talk)
Shogo Kato
SCRA2006 -FIM XIII- International Conference on Interdisciplinary Mathematical and Statistical Techniques   Sep 2006   
A bivariate circular distribution with uniform marginals
Shogo Kato
Mathematical Society of Japan 2006 Autumn Meeting   Sep 2006   
A circular-circular regression model (talk)
Shogo Kato
Cherry Bud Workshop 2006   Mar 2006   
A circular-circular regression model
Shogo Kato, Kunio Shimizu
Mathematical Society of Japan 2006 Annual Meeting   Mar 2006   
Dependent models with specified marginals on two tori, cylinders and discs
Shogo Kato
The 21st Century Center of Excellence Program Annual Conference, Keio University   Mar 2006   
Dependent models on two tori, cylinders and discs [Invited]
Shogo Kato
International Statistics Conference "Statistics in the Technological Age"   Dec 2005   
Dependent models on two tori and cylinders
Shogo Kato, Kunio Shimizu
Mathematical Society of Japan 2005 Autumn Meeting   Sep 2005   
Construction of stochastic models on the cylinder using maximum entropy principle
Shogo Kato, Kunio Shimizu
Mathematical Society of Japan 2005 Annual Meeting   Mar 2005   
A further study of t-distributions on spheres
Shogo Kato, Kunio Shimizu
Workshop on Statistical Inference and Applications of Time Series and Point Processes   Nov 2004   
A skew t-distribution on the circle
Shogo Kato, Kunio Shimizu
Mathematical Society of Japan 2004 Autumn Meeting   Sep 2004   
Distributions on the torus
Shogo Kato
Workshop on Statistical Inference and Applications of Big Data   Nov 2003   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Copula Theory for Multivariate Circular Data
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)
Project Year: Apr 2017 - Mar 2020    Investigator(s): Shogo Kato
Statistical Methods for Multivariate Data Which Include Angular Observations
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)
Project Year: Apr 2013 - Mar 2017    Investigator(s): Shogo Kato
Theory of Circular Time Series Models With Asymmetric Angular Errors and Its Application
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B)
Project Year: Apr 2010 - Mar 2013    Investigator(s): Shogo Kato
Statistical Models for Time Series of Circular Data
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B)
Project Year: Apr 2008 - Mar 2010    Investigator(s): Shogo Kato