Professor at the Center for Spatial Information Science, The University of Tokyo
The University of Tokyo Big data
In 1982, completed his studies in the Department of Civil Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, the University of Tokyo. He worked in the Public Works Institute of the Ministry of Construction, then as an Associate Professor at the School of Engineering of the University of Tokyo (1988–1991) and an Associate Professor in the Institute of Industrial Science (1991–1998), the University of Tokyo. He was appointed to his present position in 1998 (Center Director from 2005–2010).
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)］