He received a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Tokyo, Japan, in 1997. Currently, he is a Professor in the Interfaculty Initiative in Information Studies, the University of Tokyo. He was a visiting assistant professor of computer science at Stanford University, USA, supported by ``Japan Society for Promotion of Science (JSPS) Postdoctoral Fellowships for Research Abroad" from 2000 to 2002. His research interests include virtual reality and human interface.
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