WATANABE Kazuho

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Name
WATANABE Kazuho
Affiliation
Toyohashi University of Technology
Section
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Job title
Associate Professor
ORCID ID
0000-0001-6357-5141

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2019
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Today
Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Toyohashi University of Technology
 
Apr 2014
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Mar 2019
Lecturer, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Toyohashi University of Technology
 
Apr 2009
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Mar 2014
Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Information Science, Nara Institute of Science and Technology
 
Apr 2007
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Mar 2009
Postdoctoral Researcher / Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, The University of Tokyo
 
Oct 2006
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Mar 2007
Postdoctoral research fellow, Interdisciplinary Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology
 

Committee Memberships

 
Oct 2012
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Today
Zentralblatt MATH reviewer
 
Aug 2009
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Today
AMS  Mathematical Reviews reviewer
 

Awards & Honors

 
Nov 2013
Rate-distortion function for gamma sources under absolute-log distortion, SITA encouragement award, IEICE SITA Subsociety
Winner: Kazuho Watanabe
 
Sep 2008
Stochastic complexities of general mixture models in variational Bayesian learning, Best Paper Award, Japanese Neural Network Society
Winner: Kazuho Watanabe, Sumio Watanabe
 
Jul 2010
Simultaneous Clustering and Dimensionality Reduction Using Variational Bayesian Mixture Model, Best Paper Method Award, The German Classification Society
Winner: Kazuho Watanabe, Shotaro Akaho, Shinichiro Omachi, Masato Okada
 

Published Papers

 
Masahiro Kobayashi, Kazuho Watanabe
Proc. of the International Symposium on Information Theory and Its Applications (ISITA2018)   45-49   Nov 2018   [Refereed]
Tsukasa Yoshida,Takafumi Moriya,Kazuho Watanabe,Yusuke Shinohara,Yoshikazu Yamaguchi,Yushi Aono
Interspeech 2018, 19th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association, Hyderabad, India, 2-6 September 2018.   1269-1273   2018   [Refereed]
Tsukasa Yoshida,Kazuho Watanabe
IEICE Transactions   101-A(12) 2184-2191   2018   [Refereed]
Ryota Konabe, Kazuho Watanabe
2018 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory, ISIT 2018, Vail, CO, USA, June 17-22, 2018   1515-1519   2018   [Refereed]
Masahiro Kobayashi, Kazuho Watanabe
IEICE Transactions on Fundamentals   J100-A(12) 475-486   Dec 2017   [Refereed]

Research Grants & Projects

 
Design Principles of Learning and Inference Models with Optimal Latent Distributions
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS): Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B)
Project Year: Apr 2015 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): WATANABE Kazuho
Consolidation of Visualization Platform toward Facilitating Sparse Modeling
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS): Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Innovative Areas
Project Year: Jun 2013 - Mar 2018    Investigator(s): Issei Fujishiro
Information-Theoretic View and Development of Kernel-Based Learning Methods
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS): Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B)
Project Year: Apr 2011 - Mar 2015    Investigator(s): WATANABE Kazuho
Empirical Bayes Approach to Packet Loss Rate Estimation
The Okawa Foundation for Information and Telecommunications: 
Project Year: Apr 2013 - Mar 2014    Investigator(s): WATANABE Kazuho
Asymptotic Analysis of Approximate Bayesian Inference Methods
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS): Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (Start-up)
Project Year: Apr 2008 - Mar 2010    Investigator(s): Kazuho Watanabe