Assoc. Prof. Hiromi Mochiyama
Director of FlexibleRobotics Laboratory, Tsukuba University
Keynote Title: Autonomous Robot
Associate Professor Hiromi Mochiyama is an Associate Professor and Director of Flexible Robotics Laboratory, Department Intelligent Interaction Technologies, Faculty of Engineering, Information and Systems, University of Tsukuba. He was awarded Shimemura Young Author Prize, the 2nd Asian Control Conference (ASCC'97) (1997), Academic Promotion Award, SICE (1997) and Young Investigator Excellence Award, RSJ (2001). He received his PhD in 1998 from Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Hokuriku (JAIST). He is a member of the IEEE, Robotics and Automation Society, Control Systems Society, The Robotics Society of Japan (RSJ), The Society of Instrument and Control Engineers (SICE) and The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers (JSME). He has published over 100 journal papers in leading journals. His research interests include intelligent mechanics and mechanical systems.