Last Updated :2023/03/03

Affiliations, Positions
Graduate School of Integrated Sciences for Life, Assistant Professor

Basic Information

Academic Degrees

  • Doshisha University
  • Doshisha University

Research Fields

  • Informatics;Human informatics;Perceptual information processing
  • Informatics;Human informatics;Cognitive science
  • Engineering;Electrical and electronic engineering;Control engineering / System engineering
  • Engineering;Electrical and electronic engineering;Measurement engineering

Research Keywords

  • Bio-sonar, Echolocation, bats, Biomimetics, Constructive approach, Autonomous flying drone

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2022, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Exercises in Mathematics for Computation A

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. Analysis of echolocation behavior of bats in "echo space" using acoustic simulation, BMC BIOLOGY, 20(1), 20220314
  2. Localization of Flying Bats from Multichannel Audio Signals by Estimating Location Map with Convolutional Neural Networks, JOURNAL OF ROBOTICS AND MECHATRONICS, 33(3), 515-525, 202106
  3. Modulation of acoustic navigation behaviour by spatial learning in the echolocating bat Rhinolophus ferrumequinum nippon, Scientific Reports, 10(1), 1-15, 2020
  4. ★, Ultrasound navigation based on minimally designed vehicle inspired by the bio-sonar strategy of bats, Advanced Robotics, 33(3-4), 169-182, 2019
  5. Species-specific control of acoustic gaze by echolocating bats, Rhinolophus ferrumequinum nippon and Pipistrellus abramus, during flight, Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 202(11), 791-801, 2016
  6. 3D Acoustic Localization Based on Echolocation Strategy of Bats, Proceedings of 2020 IEEE/SICE International Symposium on System Integration (SII), 2020
  7. STEFTR: A Hybrid Versatile Method for State Estimation and Feature Extraction From the Trajectory of Animal Behavior, Frontiers in Neuroscience, 13, 2019
  8. Practical and Numerical Investigation on a Minimal Design Navigation System of Bats, Distributed, Ambient and Pervasive Interactions: Understanding Humans, 296-315, 2018
  9. Obstacle-Avoidance Navigation by an Autonomous Vehicle Inspired by a Bat Biosonar Strategy, BIOMIMETIC AND BIOHYBRID SYSTEMS, 2015
  10. Nonlinear Dynamics in Free Flight of an Echolocating Bat, Nonlinear Theory and Its Applications, 313-328, 2015
  11. Adaptive beam-width control of echolocation sounds by CF–FM bats, Rhinolophus ferrumequinum nippon, during prey-capture flight, J. Exp. Biol, 216(7), 1210-1218, 2013
  12. Investigation of acoustic gaze strategy by pipistrellus abramus and rhinolophus ferrumequinum nippon during obstacle avoidance flight, Proceedings of Meetings on Acoustics, 19, 1-9, 2013

External Funds

Acceptance Results of Competitive Funds

  1. 2019, 2022