New Honorary Members,Award Winners in 2019

Honorary Member

Shin'ichi OISHI (Waseda University)Under construction

Takeo KANADE (Carnegie Mellon University)Under construction

Kazuo HAGIMOTO (NTT Electronics Corporation)Under construction

Takashi MIMURA (Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd.)Under construction

Distinguished Achievement and Contributions Award

Masami AKAMINE (Tohoku University)Under construction

Shuzo KATO (Tohoku University)Under construction

Toru KURODA (Former NHK, Japan Broadcasting Corporation)Under construction

Tadao NAGATSUMA (Osaka University)Under construction

Hiroto YASUURA (Kyushu University)Under construction

Achievement Award

Pioneering research on super-intelligent network softwarization for 5G/Beyond 5G

Akihiro NAKAO (The University of Tokyo)

Under construction

Pioneering Study on Generic Transformation to Enhance Public-Key Cryptosystems

Eiichiro FUJISAKI (Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology)

Tatsuaki OKAMOTO (NTT Research Inc.)

Under construction

Pioneering research on adaptive beamforming for sound acquisition

Osamu HOSHUYAMA (NEC Corporation)

Yutaka KANEDA (Tokyo Denki University)

Under construction

Development and commercialization of high accuracy facial recognition technology

Hitoshi IMAOKA (NEC Corporation)

Yusuke MORISHITA (NEC Corporation)

Akihiro HAYASAKA (NEC Corporation)

Under construction

Development and Standardization of New 4K and 8K satellite broadcasting

Yoichi SUZUKI (NHK, Japan Broadcasting Corporation)

Shoji TANAKA (Broadcasting Satellite System Corporation)

Masayuki TAKADA (NHK, Japan Broadcasting Corporation)

Under construction

Practical Realization of Fifth Generation Mobile Communications Systems

Takehiro NAKAMURA (NTT DOCOMO, INC.)

Yukihiko OKUMURA (NTT DOCOMO, INC.)

Tetsuro IMAI (NTT DOCOMO, INC.)

Under construction

Internationally Substantially Equivalent Quality-Assurance and Accreditation System of Engineering Education Programs

Shoji SHINODA (Chuo University)

Under construction

Best Paper Award

A Design and Its Experimental Verification of Optimal Input Waveforms Maximizing Locking Ranges for an Injection-Locked Class-E Oscillator

Yoji YABE (The University of Electro-Communications)

Youjie OUYANG (The University of Electro-Communications)

Masaki NAKAGAWA (The University of Electro-Communications)

Kensuke UTSUNOMIYA (The University of Electro-Communications)

Tomoharu NAGASHIMA (Chiba University)

Hiroo SEKIYA (Chiba University)

Hisa-Aki TANAKA (The University of Electro-Communications)

[IEICE TRANS. FUNDAMENTALS, Vol. J101–A No. 10 OCTOBER 2018]

Under construction

Joint Iterative Decoding of Spatially Coupled Low-Density Parity-Check Codes for Position Errors in Racetrack Memories

Ryo SHIBATA (Tokyo University of Science)

Gou HOSOYA (Waseda University)

Hiroyuki YASHIMA (Tokyo University of Science)

[IEICE TRANS. FUNDAMENTALS, VOL.E101–A, NO.12 DECEMBER 2018]

Under construction

Statistical-Mechanics Approach to Theoretical Analysis of the FXLMS Algorithm

Seiji MIYOSHI (Kansai University)

Yoshinobu KAJIKAWA (Kansai University)

[IEICE TRANS. FUNDAMENTALS, VOL.E101–A, NO.12 DECEMBER 2018]

Under construction

For the Applications of Stochastic Resonance in the Telecommunications

Yukihiro TADOKORO (TOYOTA Central R&D Labs., Inc.)

Takaya YAMAZATO (Nagoya University)

Hiroya TANAKA (TOYOTA Central R&D Labs., Inc.)

Shintaro ARAI (Okayama University of Science)

Yasuo NAKASHIMA (Nagoya University)

Shintaro HIRAOKA (Nagoya University)

[IEICE TRANS. COMMUN., Vol. J102–B No. 6 JUNE 2019]

Under construction

Field Trial on 5G Low Latency Radio Communication System Towards Application to Truck Platooning

Manabu MIKAMI (SoftBank Corp.)

Hitoshi YOSHINO (SoftBank Corp.)

[IEICE TRANS. COMMUN., VOL.E102–B, NO.8 AUGUST 2019]

Under construction

Improved Optical Amplification Efficiency by Using Turbo Cladding
Pumping Scheme for Multicore Fiber Optical Networks

Hitoshi TAKESHITA (NEC Corporation)

Keiichi MATSUMOTO (NEC Corporation)

Hiroshi HASEGAWA (Nagoya University)

Ken-ichi SATO (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology)

Emmanuel Le Taillandier de GABORY (NEC Corporation)

[IEICE TRANS. COMMUN., VOL.E102–B, NO.8 AUGUST 2019]

Under construction

Kirchhoff Approximation Analysis of Plane Wave Scattering by Conducting Thick Slits

Khanh Nam NGUYEN (Chuo University)

Hiroshi SHIRAI (Chuo University)

[IEICE TRANS. ELECTRON., VOL.E102–C, NO.1 JANUARY 2019]

Under construction

An analytical Study on Estimation Method of Human Body Blockage Characteristics in 26 GHz Band In-Door Propagation Using Numerical Simulation

Masakazu YAMAGISHI (Hokkaido University)

Takashi HIKAGE (Hokkaido University)

Nobuaki KUNO (NTT Access Network Service System Laboratories)

Mitsuki NAKAMURA (NTT Access Network Service System Laboratories)

Wataru YAMADA (NTT Access Network Service System Laboratories)

Yasushi TAKATORI (NTT Access Network Service System Laboratories)

[IEICE TRANS. ELECTRON., Vol. J102–C No. 5 MAY 2019]

Under construction

Optical Vortex pumped Raman Laser

Yoshihiro NISHIGATA (Chiba University)

Cheng-Yeh LEE (National Chiao Tung University)

Katsuhiko MIYAMOTO (Chiba University)

Yung-Fu CHEN (National Chiao Tung University)

Takashige OMATSU (Chiba University)

[IEICE TRANS. ELECTRON., Vol.J102-C,No.9 SEPTEMBER 2019]

Under construction

Compressed Map Representation for Vehicle Localization Using 3D Point Cloud

Kohei MATSUZAKI (KDDI Research, Inc.)

Hiromasa YANAGIHARA (KDDI Research, Inc.)

[IEICE TRANS. INF. & SYST., Vol. J101–D No. 11 NOVEMBER 2018]

Under construction

Recent Advances in Convolutional Neural Networks for Object Recognition

Yusuke UCHIDA (DeNA Co., Ltd)

Takayoshi YAMASHITA (Chubu University)

[IEICE TRANS. INF. & SYST., Vol. J102–D No. 3 MARCH 2019]

Under construction

Training of Gated Recurrent Units Constrained to Locally Stable to Prevent the Gradient Exploding

Sekitoshi KANAI (NTT Software Innovation Center)

Yasuhiro FUJIWARA (NTT Software Innovation Center)

Sotetsu IWAMURA (Hokkaido University)

Shuichi ADACHI (Keio University)

[IEICE TRANS. INF. & SYST., Vol. J102–D No. 8 AUGUST 2019]

Under construction

IEICE Paper of the Year

Field Trial on 5G Low Latency Radio Communication System Towards Application to Truck Platooning

Manabu MIKAMI (SoftBank Corp.)

Hitoshi YOSHINO (SoftBank Corp.)

[IEICE TRANS. COMMUN., VOL.E102–B, NO.8 AUGUST 2019]

Under construction

SUEMATSU-Yasuharu Award

Contribution to academia

Exploration of Extremely High Refractive Index Materials for Terahertz Applications

Takehito SUZUKI (Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology)

Under construction

Contribution to industry

Standardization of Physical Layer Design for Radio Interfaces of 4th and 5th Generation Mobile Communications Systems

Hiroki HARADA (NTT DOCOMO, INC.)

Under construction

Young Researcher's Award

Engineering Sciences Society:7members

Awardwinner Affiliate (July, 2020)
Ami Sakakibara Osaka University
Honami Tsushima Tokyo University of Science
Shiki Kanamaru Tokyo University of Science
Atsutake Kosuge Hitachi Ltd.
Kakeru Hoshino The University of Electro-Communications
Kazuya Sawada Tokyo University of Science
Kentaro Takeda Hosei University

Communications Society:27members

Awardwinner Affiliate (July, 2020)
Takeshi Hirai Nagoya University
Takumi Takahashi Osaka University
Takashi Uesaka Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
Tomoya Kageyama Kyushu University
Kazuki Matsuura SoftBank Corp.
Nobuyuki Shiraki Iwate University
Kento Ono KDDI Corporation
Naoya Takefushi Tohoku University
Mayu Miyamoto Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
Takuya Okura National Institute of Information and Communications Technology
Manabu Sakai Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
Kota Ito NIPPON TELEGRAPH AND TELEPHONE CORPORATION
Kenya Shimizu Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
Asuka Matsushita NIPPON TELEGRAPH AND TELEPHONE CORPORATION
Shinsuke Yokozawa Japan Broadcasting Corporation
Takuya Miyasaka KDDI Research, Inc.
Takuya Kato KDDI Research, Inc.
Kohei Saito NTT
Kazuaki Ueda KDDI Research, Inc.
Tatsuya Sumiya NEC Corporation
Rintaro Harada NIPPON TELEGRAPH AND TELEPHONE CORPORATION
Yu Tsukamoto KDDI Research, Inc.
Hirofumi Suganuma Waseda University
Ryo Igarashi NIPPON TELEGRAPH AND TELEPHONE CORPORATION
Yuto Sagae NIPPON TELEGRAPH AND TELEPHONE CORPORATION
Takui Uematsu NIPPON TELEGRAPH AND TELEPHONE CORPORATION
Nobuhide Nonaka NTT DOCOMO, Inc.

Electronics Society:9members

Awardwinner Affiliate (July, 2020)
Keigo Nakatani Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
Sho Ikeda Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
Takuma Torii Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
Takuma Aihara NIPPON TELEGRAPH AND TELEPHONE CORPORATION
Junya Nishioka Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
Koki Edamatsu Tohoku University
Akito Iguchi Muroran Institute of Technology
Thomas Hone Toshiba Corporation
Ryota Tanomura The University of Tokyo

Information and Systems Society:5members

Awardwinner Affiliate (July, 2020)
Hiroki Tatemichi Nagoya University
Mantaro Yamada The University of Tokyo
Nobuyuki Hirahara Kyoto University
Futa Asada Keio University
Hikaru Higuchi The University of Electro-Communications

Distinguished Educational Practitioners Award

Elegant Theory and Lessons on RF Engineering

Takashi OOHIRA (Toyohashi University of Technology)

Under construction

Practical engineering education using RoboCup world competition and science classes at outside school

Toko SUGIURA (National Institute of Technology, Toyota College)

Under construction

Design and Steering of "Progressive Graduate Minor in Cybersecurity"

Keisuke TANAKA (Tokyo Institute of Technology)

Under construction

Educational Service Award

Promotion of student presentations in the research field of integrated circuits

Hiroyuki ITO (Tokyo Institute of Technology)

Contribution to lecturer in propagation field of antennas and propagation basic workshop

Hisato IWAI (Doshisha University)

Contribution to Science Course for the Young and Practical Education of the LSI design

Hiroshi OCHI (Kyushu Institute of Technology)

Promotion of Information and Communication Technology Education Mainly for Antennas Targeted for Elementary and Junior High School Students

Yuichi KIMURA (Saitama University)

Contribution for the improvement of young researchers' paper writing skills through lectures on how to write papers

Shigeki SHIOKAWA (Kanagawa Institute of Technology)

Contribution to Evaluation and Harmonization in Accreditation of Engineering Education

Akira TAGUCHI (Tokyo City University)

Contribution as Program Evaluator in Accreditation of Engineering Education

Yasunobu NISHIDA (Toyama Prefectural University)

Contribution to Wireless Communications Education of Game Theory and Stochastic Geometry through Tutorial Lectures

Koji YAMAMOTO (Kyoto University)