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November 28-30, 2018

Mr. Ryo Sugawara and Mr. Shotaro Ichikawa presented their work at VRST 2018 (ACM Symposium on Virtual Reality Software and Technology).


November 25-28, 2018

Mr. Yoshiki Kudo and Mr. Xin Huang presented their work at ISS 2018 (ACM International Conference on Interactive Surfaces and Spaces).

Associate Prof. Kazuki Takashima served as the demo chairman.


November 14, 2018

Prof. Tomoyuki Sugiyama, President at Digital Hollywood University visited us and gave us a talk.


November 13-16, 2018

IVRC 2018 (International collegiate Virtual Reality Contest)was held at Makuhari Messe. Mr. Shotaro Ichikawa, Ms. Yuki Onishi, and Mr. Daigo Hayashi, Mr. Akiyuki Ebi, Mr. Isamu Endo, Mr. Aoi Suzuki, and Ms. Anri Niwano joined and won support company prize, Unity and Dospara prize.



Octorber 31, 2018

The activity for the final of International collegiate Virtual Reality Contest(IVRC)by our student team is fetured in the Tohoku University news.


Octorber 25, 2018

Mr. Tanaka, Mr. Ito and Ms. Yagi from NTT Docomo visited us.


Octorber 9, 2018

Dr. Thippaya Chintakovid and Dr. Siranee Nuchitprasitchai from of King Mongkut's University of Technology North Bangkok, Thailand visited us and gave us a talk.


Octorber 8, 2018

We enjoyed Imoni party.


Octorber 6 - 7, 2018

We held open lab on the same day of "Open RIEC 2018".


September 19 - 21, 2018

Mr. Ryo Sugawara and Mr. Syotaro Ichikawa made an oral presentation and demonstrate their work and Mr. Isamu Endo made an oral presentation at The 23rd Annual Conference of the Virtual Reality Society of Japan.

Associate Prof. Kazuki Takashima served as the program chairman of The 23rd Annual Conference of the Virtual Reality Society of Japan.

M1 and B4 students participated in a Preliminary contest of International collegiate Virtual Reality Contest(IVRC) and made it to the finals.


July 31-August 1, 2018

We demonstrated our work at the Open Campus of the Department of Electrical, Information and Physics Engineering, School of Engineering, Tohoku University.


July 27, 2018

The members of Japan Electronics and Information Technology Industries Association (JEITA) visited us.


July 11, 2018

22 students from University of Washington, University of Califolnia, University of Novosibirsk visited us as a part of the Science Summer Program.


July 11, 2018

B4 students read and presented paper respectively as a part of the curriculum-based training.


July 4, 2018

Xiyue Wang presented her work at Youngsters Ensemble Workshop in Tohoku University and won the best poster award.


July 3, 2018

Mr. Kimura and Mr. Miyamoto of Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd. visited us and gave us a talk.


June 19, 2018

We enjoyed a farewell party for Prof. Anthony Tang of University of Calgary, Canada, stayed with us as a Visiting Professor.


June 5, 2018

Prof. Yoshifumi Kitamura is featued by TTG mice (June 2018)

Related information(Japan Tourism Board)


June 3-6, 2018

We presented one of our achievements of international collaboration at demo-poster session in NIME (New Interfaces for Musical Expression) 2018 which was held at Blacksburg, VA, USA.


April 21-26, 2018

Ms. Xiyue Wang presented her work at Asian CHI symposium: Emerging HCI Research Collectionin ACM CHI 2018 (Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems)held in Montreal, Canada, and won the Best Poster/Demo Award. She also presented her work at the Late-breaking Work there.


April 12, 2018

Prof. Anthony Tang of University of Calgary, Canada, staying with us as a Visiting Professor gave us a talk.


April 7, 2018

248 freshmen at Department of Electrical, Information and Physics Engineering, Tohoku University, visited us.


April 6, 2018

We enjoyed cherry-blossom viewing at Katahira campus.


April 2, 2018

New students of Master and Undergraduate joined our lab.


March, 27, 2018

Commencement Ceremony was held in Tohoku University.


March, 13-14, 2018

Technical Committee on Human Communication Science (HCS) was held.


March, 12, 2018

Nation-wide Cooperative Research Project Meeting "A Study for Human, Space, and Information Technologies" was held.


March, 5-7, 2018

Mr. Yoshiki Kudo and Mr. Xin Huang made an oral presentation and demonstrate our work at INTERACTION 2018(a IPSJ symposium).

  • 工藤義礎,高嶋和毅,モルテンフィールド,北村喜文: 自動変形可能なタイル型デジタルテーブルを用いたユーザのリーチ拡張に関する検討
  • Xin Huang,高嶋和毅,北村喜文: デジタル画像群とそのメタ情報の複数次元可視化

March, 2, 2018

We enjoyed a farewell party.


February, 28, 2018

Oral examination of bachelor thesis was held.


February, 23, 2018

The alumni, Naohiro Aida came to our lab.


February, 11, 2018

Participants to the workshop organized in conjunction with Symposium on “Interpersonal Communication of abstract concepts: MA (間) “ visited us.


February, 10, 2018

DA・TE・APPS!2018 was held at the sendai mediatheque. Mr. Ryo Sugawara, Mr. Yoshiki Kudo, Mr. Ryotaro Temma, Mr. Shotaro Ichikawa, Ms. Yuki Onishi, and Mr. Daigo Hayashi joined and won Best Application Award of IT department.


February, 8, 2018

Prof. Kitamura and Prof. Takashima explained our techniques of flexible user interface at the New Technology Presentation Meeting held at Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), Tokyo.


January, 31, 2018

Prof. Patrick Finn of University of Calgary, Canada, staying with us as a Visiting Procfessor gave us a talk.


January, 30, 2018

We enjoyed a nabe-party.


January, 26, 2018

The alumni, Nana Shinshi came to our lab.


Kitamura laboratory

Room M555, RIEC Main Building(Professor's office)

Room M557, RIEC Main Building(Assistant Professors and Students' room)

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