Professor at the Interfaculty Initiative in Information Studies, The University of Tokyo
The University of Tokyo Big data
He was born in Tokyo in 1966. In 1991, after completing a Master’s course in the Graduate School of Engineering, the University of Tokyo, he was an Assistant Professor (1991–1995), lecturer (1995–1998), and Associate Professor (1998–2012) at the University of Tokyo. He was then appointed Professor at the Center for Spatial Information Science, the University of Tokyo, in October 2012 and was appointed to his present position in April 2019.
Big data/knowledge-intensive systems
In order to improve and balance the overall optimization of urban systems and individual QoL (Quality of Life), this project introduces methods to transform data of urban activities into values by integrating data processing, accumulation, and transmissions.
［Leaders of the research：Professor Sadahiro Yukio (The University of Tokyo) and Kaji Tadashi (Hitachi)］