Profile

Yusuke TAMURA


Project Associate Professor, Dept. of Precision Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo

Ph.D. in Engineering

Professional Experience

  • 2015 Apr. –  Project Associate Professor, Dept. of Precision Engineering, The University of Tokyo
  • 2012 Apr. – 2015 Mar.  Assistant Professor, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Chuo University
  • 2009 Dec. – 2012 Mar. Project Researcher, Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo
  • 2008 Apr. – 2009 Nov. Project Researcher, RACE, The University of Tokyo
  • 2007 Apr. – 2007 Sept. Visiting Scholar, Universität Bielefeld
  • 2006 Apr. – 2008 Mar. JSPS Research Fellow (DC2)

Education

  • PhD Dept. of Precision Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo, 2008.
  • ME Dept. of Precision Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo, 2005.
  • BE Program for Social Innovation, Dept. of Systems Innovation, School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo, 2003.

Awards

  • Best Poster Award, 2016 International Symposium on Micro-NanoMechatronics and Human Science (MHS 2016)
    • R. Minohara, W. Wen, S. Hamasaki, T. Maeda, Q. An, Y. Tamura, H. Yamakawa, A. Yamashita, H. Asama, “How Anticipation for the Sense of Agency Affects Readiness Potential”
  • Best Poster Award, 2015 International Symposium on Micro-NanoMechatronics and Human Science (MHS 2015)
    • S. Hamasaki, Q. An, W. Wen, Y. Tamura, H. Yamakawa, A. Yamashita, H. Asama, S. Shibuya, Y. Ohki, “Evaluating Effect of Sense of Ownership and Sense of Agency on Body Representation Change of Human Upper Limb”
  • 2012 JSME Young Engineers Award, Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers
    • Yusuke Tamura
  • Outstanding Paper Award, 6th International Conference on Ubiquitous Robots and Ambient Intelligence (URAI 2009)
    • Y. Tamura, Y. Murai, H. Murakami, H. Asama, “Identification of Types of Obstacles and Obstacle Map Building for Mobile Robots”
  • IEEE Robotics and Automation Society Japan Chapter Young Award, 2005 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS 2005)
    • Yusuke Tamura
  • Best Paper Award, 13th IEEE International Workshop on Robot and Human Interactive Communication (RO-MAN 2004)
    • Y. Tamura, M. Sugi, J. Ota, T. Arai, “Deskwork Support System Based on the Estimation of Human Intentions”

Activities

    • IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS)
      • Publication Co-Chair (2013)
      • Webmaster (2010)
    • IEEE International Symposium on Robot and Human Interactive Communication (RO-MAN)
      • Technical Program Committee member (2015)
    • IEEE International Workshop on Advanced Robotics and its Social Impacts (ARSO)
      • PaperPlaza Chair (2013)
      • Program Committee member (2013)
      • Secretariat (2009)
    • International Conference on Advanced Mechatronics (ICAM)
      • Publication Chair (2015)
    • IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Biomimetics (ROBIO)
      • Program Committee member (2015, 2016, 2017)
    • IEEE/SICE International Symposium on System Integration (SII)
      • Program Committee member (2014, 2016, 2017)
      • Award Committee member (2017)

Membership of Academic Societies

  • IEEE, Member
  • RSJ, Member
  • JSME, Member

CV

CV (PDF | April 23, 2018)