Shinji Nishimoto

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Name
Shinji Nishimoto
E-mail
nishimotonict.go.jp
URL
http://cinet.jp/english/people/pi000023.html
Affiliation
National Institute of Information and Communications Technology
Section
Center for Information and Neural Networks
Job title
Senior Researcher
Degree
Ph.D.(Osaka University)
Other affiliation
Osaka University

Profile

[Post-doc positions available]
We are hiring postdocs in our group at CiNet. Please feel free to email me (nishimoto (at) nict.go.jp) if you are interested in.

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
2015
 - 
Today
(adjunct) Guest Professor, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University
 
2013
 - 
Today
(adjunct) Guest Associate Professor, Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University
 
2013
 - 
Today
Senior Researcher, Center for Information and Neural Networks, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology
 
2010
 - 
2013
Associate Specialist, Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California, Berkeley
 
2005
 - 
2010
Postdoctoral Fellow, Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California, Berkeley
 

Education

 
2000
 - 
2005
Biophysical Engineering, Graduate Schoolf of Engineering Science, Osaka University
 
1997
 - 
2000
Biophysical Engineering, School of Engineering Science, Osaka University
 

Published Papers

 
Shinji NishimotoIkezoe K, Amano M, Nishimoto S, Fujita I.
NeuroImage      2018   [Refereed]
Nishida S, Nishimoto S
NeuroImage      Aug 2017   [Refereed]
Nishimoto S, Huth AG, Bilenko NY, Gallant JL.
Journal of Vision   17(1) 11   Jan 2017   [Refereed]
Çukur T, Huth AG, Nishimoto S, Gallant JL.
The Journal of Neuroscience   36(40) 10257-10273   Oct 2016   [Refereed]
Huth AG, Lee T, Nishimoto S, Bilenko NY, Vu A, Gallant JL
Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience   10(81)    Oct 2016   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
Visual Population Codes
Kriegeskorte N, Kreiman G (eds.) (Part:Contributor, Chapter 6)
The MIT Press   Oct 2011   ISBN:9780262016247

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Modeling internal representations in the brain [Invited]
Shinji Nishimoto
8th International Max Planck Research School on Neuroscience of Communication   2018   
Linking neuroscience and machine learning via latent features of natural stimuli [Invited]
Shinji Nishimoto
Gatsby-Kakenhi Joint Workshop at University College London   2017   
Modeling and decoding of brain activity during natural vision [Invited]
Shinji Nishimoto
ABC Colloquium at University of Amsterdam   2016   
Modeling and decoding of natural visual experiences [Invited]
Shinji Nishimoto
Seminar at National Taiwan University   2015   
Deciphering individual brains [Invited]
Shinji Nishimoto
Science Foo (SciFoo) Camp at Google   2015   

Awards & Honors

 
2018
(Excellent Research Prize), Japanese Neural Network Society
 
2017
The Ichimura Prize in Science for Distinguished Achievement, The New Technology Development Foundation
 
2016
Distinguished Achievement Prize, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology
 
2015
Distinguished Movie Contents Prize, The Institute of Image Information and Television Engineers
 
2012
NETEXPLO 100 2012, Netexplo
 
2011
The 50 best inventions in 2011, Time Magazine
 

Works

 
Nishimoto S, Lescroart M   Software   2017
Nishimoto S, Vu AT, Naselaris T, Benjamini Y, Yu B, Gallant JL   Database   2014
Gao J, Cukur T, Nishimoto S, Huth AG, Gallant JL.   Web Service   Apr 2013
Gao J, Huth AG, Nishimoto S, Vu AT, Gallant JL.   Web Service   Dec 2012

Research Grants & Projects

 
Ikegaya Brain-AI Hybrid Project
JST: ERATO
Project Year: 2018 - 2023    Investigator(s): Yuji Ikegaya
(Neural representation and interaction)
JST: CREST
Project Year: 2018 - 2023    Investigator(s): Takufumi Yanagisawa

Others

 
Brain decoding: Reading minds
Nature
Oct 23, 2013
Brain imaging: fMRI 2.0
Nature
April 4 2012
Mind-goggling
The Economist
Oct 29th 2011