Article about the simulator of ASD’s visual perception in Yomiuri Newspaper

An article about the simulator of ASD’s visual perception was published in Yomiuri Newspaper. Yomiuri Newspaper, “Science BOX “Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) / Experiencing its atypical visual perception”,” April 14, … Continue Reading →


Jorge L. Copete, Ph.D student, was awarded the JSAI Annual Conference Award

Jorge L. Copete, Ph.D student, was awarded the JSAI Annual Conference Award for the following presentation: Jorge L. Copete, Yukie Nagai, and Minoru Asada, “Modeling Development of Action Recognition in … Continue Reading →



Research project by Takato Horii, PhD student, will be featured by NHK

A research project by Takato Horii, PhD student, will be featured by NHK.A robot that learns emotion through interaction with humans will be shown in the following program: 22:25-23:15, August … Continue Reading →


2nd BEST POSTER Award in Living Machines 2016 – Nobuyuki Ota –

Nobuyuki Ota (master course student) won the 2nd best poster award in a conference award cerimony of the 5th International Conference on Biomimetic and Biohybrid Systems (Living Machines). Title: Principal … Continue Reading →




Dr. Yukie Nagai will appear on Japanese TV program

Dr. Yukie Nagai, Specially Appointed Associate Professor, will appear on a Japanese TV program. Her research on cognitive developmental robotics will be shown. TBS “未来の起源” May 15, 2016 (Sun) 22:54- … Continue Reading →


Online lectures given by Prof. Asada and Spec. Appt. Assoc. Prof. Nagai

Online lectures given by Prof. Minoru Asada and Spec. Appt. Assoc. Prof. Yukie Nagai are available in edX. https://www.edx.org/course/cognitive-neuroscience-robotics-part-osakaux-cnr101x Cognitive Neuroscience Robotics – Part A Minoru Asada “Cognitive Neuroscience Robotics” … Continue Reading →


川節 拓実 博士後期課程1年生が第24回MAGDAコンファレンスで優秀ポスター講演論文賞を受賞

博士後期課程1年の 川節 拓実 君が,2015年11月12日-14日に東北大学で開催された第24回MAGDAコンファレンスで,優秀ポスター講演論文賞を受賞しました.受賞の対象となったのは,下記の論文です. 川節拓実,堀井隆斗,石原尚,浅田稔,磁性・非磁性エラストマを積層した磁気式触覚センサの基礎特性解析,第24回MAGDAコンファレンス,1-5-3,2015.