Future of Multimedia Systems and Applications

Dept. of Communications and Computer Eng., School of Fundamental Sc. and Eng., Waseda Univ.
Dept. of Computer Sc. and Communications Eng., Graduate School of Fundamental Sc. and Eng. Waseda Univ.


Ph.D Candidates Dang Anh Hoang
ALMOGBEL Mohammad Abdullah A
Shun'ichi Sekiguchi
2nd Degree
Qizhi MA
Naruki KANNO
1st Degree
Kentaro OHIKE
Syotarou MISHINA



March 2020 Graduates

  • Takayuki SAKAMOTO: Study on Quality of Experience Estimation by Using Bio-Signals while Watching Video with Smart-phone (Master Thesis)
  • Yuya TOYAMA: Study on Automatic Music Composition and Music Similarity by Using Deep Learning (Master Thesis)
  • Sakura YAMAKI: Study on Taxi Demand Prediction using Context and Spatio-Tamporal Data (Master Thesis)
  • Koudai WATANABE: A Study on Neural Sign Language Translation Considering Spatio-Temporal Features (Master Thesis)
  • Tomohiro INOUE: A Study on Estimation of Comic Reader’s Emotion using Bio-Signals (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Kentaro OIKE: Study on QoE Estimation for Video with Variable Bitrates by using Bio-signals (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Mizuki KIKUMOTO: User Behavior Classification using Traffic Smart Card Data by Cluster Analysis (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Yuma KITAGAWA: A Study on Estimation of SNS Users’ Emotion using Bio-signals (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Marina KINOSHITA: Study on Image Semantic Segmentation Evaluation for Fashion Photos Taken by Users (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Anjana GOVINDARAJAN: Study on Determining a Particular User’s Music Taste by Analysing Biosignal Information (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Connie ZHOU: Determination of Movie Preferences by Analyzing Biosignals (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Nanami TANIZAWA: A Study on Music Listener ’s Emotion Estimation Using Bio-signals (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Syotarou MISHINA: Study on Estimating Subjective Video Quality of Mobile Users under Daily Circumstances (Bachelor Thesis)

September 2019 Graduates

  • Kazuki ITO: A Categorizing Method of Positive Samples on Hot Rolled Rolling Manufacturing Line (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Hiroyuki TAKAHASHI: Traffic-Smart-Card User Behavior Analysis Focusing on Destination Station using Sparse Coding (Bachelor Thesis)

March 2019 Graduates

  • Akio OISHI: Study on QoE Estimation of Video Quality using Multimodal Bio-signals (Master Thesis)
  • Atsushi KATO: A Study on Pupillary Light Reflex Compensation (Master Thesis)
  • Runa SHIBUTA: A Study on Estimation of Listeners' Music Preference by using Bio-signals (Master Thesis)
  • Yui TAGAMI: A Study on Video Viewers' Emotion Classification and Estimation by using Bio-signals and Facial Feature Points (Master Thesis)
  • Yuhmi ONDA: A Study on User Behavior Prediction based on Traffic Smart Card Data (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Naruki KANNO: A Study on Comparing Accuracy of Sign Language Recognition Methods using Deep Learning (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Hiromi SHIMIZU: Study on Context Analysis of Mobile Device Users by Lifelog Data (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Yukiko TABATA: Study on Preference and Impression of Music Listeners using Bio-signals (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Maho HAMADA: QoE Evaluation by using Bio-signals while Watching Video with Delay (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Yuuki HIROI: A Study on Person Re-identification between Non-overlapped Cameras using High Definition Images by CNN (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Misato MATSUMURA: A Study on Video Viewers' Emotion Estimation by Correspondence Analysis of Bio-signals and Questionnaire Response by using Deep Neural Network (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Yuki MOCHIKURA: A Study on Classification and Estimation of Video Viewers' Emotion by using Bio-signals Considering Time Sequence (Bachelor Thesis)

March 2018 Graduates

  • Akihiko KAWAUCHI: Quality of Experience Estimation during Video Play with Delay using Multiple Biometric Information (Master Thesis)
  • Ryohei HASHIMOTO: Video Viewer's Emotion Analysis using Nasal Skin Temperature and other Bio-signals (Master Thesis)
  • Ying FU: Video Viewer's Emotion Classification and Estimation using Multi-modal Bio-signlas (Master Thesis)
  • Masataka YOSHIDA: Correspondenca between Background Activity, Listner's Impression and Music while Listening to Music (Master Thesis)
  • Takayuki SAKAMOTO: QoE Estimation against Video Quality while Watching Television and Smart Phone (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Shun SUGATA: Anormaly Detection in Hot Strip Rolling using SRC (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Masato TADA: Estimation of Concentration Loosing of Car Drivers using Bio-signals (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Yuya TOYAMA: Automatic Music Composing using LSTM (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Hikari NISHIGUCHI: Person Re-identification between Non-overlapped Cameras by Extended SRC (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Sakura YAMAKI: User Behavior Analysis based on Big Data of Traffic Smart Card (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Koudai WATANABE: Person Re-identification between Non-overlapped Cameras by Convolutional Neural Network (Bachelor Thesis)

September 2017 Graduates

  • Xiasi Liu: Predicting User’s Next Place by User’s Attributes and Trajectories (Master Thesis)

March 2017 Graduates

  • Yankun Li: A Study on Extracting Image Characteristics Considering Optimization and Similarity of Sparse Coding Bases (Master Thesis)
  • Felix putra SJAMSUDIN: EEG-based Authentication with Machine Learning (Master Thesis)   
  • Akio Oishi: Measurement and Evaluation on Bio-signals against Video Quality for QoE Estimation (Bachelor Theis)
  • Atsushi KATO: On More Accurate Pupilary Light Reflection (Bachelor Theis)
  • Runa SHIBUTA: Estimation on Listening Order and Preference of Music by using Bio-signals (Bachelor Theis)
  • Yui TAGAMI: Emotion Classification of Video Viewers by using Sparse Coding (Bachelor Theis)
  • Aoi TOYODA: Singing Voice Separation among Several Singers (Bachelor Theis)
  • Shiho NAGAI: Estimation of Concentration and Interestingness by using Eye Information (Bachelor Theis)
  • Kouhei MOROI: Human Image Characteristic Analysis by using Usage Frequency of Sparse Coding Bases (Bachelor Theis)

September 2016 Graduates

  • Mario SAPUTRA: Image Similarity Estimation based on Relevance Feedback using Eye Information (Master Thesis)
  • Akihiro KANDA: Similarity and Feature Extraction of Image using Sparse Coding (Bachelor Thesis)

March 2016 Graduates

  • Ryosuke MIKI: Music Classification based on Impression Similarity using Background Activity (Master Thesis)
  • Motoki NAGASHIMA: Research on Abnormality Detection in Multi-dimensional Time-series Data using Sparse Coding (Master Thesis)
  • Akihiko KAWAUCHI: QoE Estimation for Initial Video Delay using Pupil Size and Background Activity (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Ryoka NAGAI: Shortening Pupilary Light Reflection Compensation Time (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Chie NISHIDA: QoE Estimation for Video Quality using Pupil Size and Background Activity (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Ryohei HASHIMOTO: User Emotion Estimation at Video Viewing by using Nose Skin Temparature (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Ying FU: User Emotion Classification at Video Viewing by using Multi-modal Vital Signals (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Masataka Yoshida: Intra-user and Inter-users Impression Estimation for Music using Background Activity (Bachelor Thesis)

September 2015 Graduates

  • Zhang Weifeng: Mindlessness and Mindfulness Detection Using Eye Information (Master Thesis)
  • Malyar Farahee: Hands-free Driving Using Brain Signal (Master Thesis)

March 2015 Graduates

  • Channa Van: Khmer Text Tokenization for Text Retrieval System (Doctor Thesis)
  • Hiroaki Shiraishi: A Study on Objective Measurement of Understanding by using Biometric Signals (Master Thesis)
  • Yuki Nishiguchi: Image Classification with Eye Movement and Pupil Size (Master Thesis)
  • Yu-chieh Wu: The Acceptance of Virtual Fitting Room in Apparel Physical Stores (Master Theme Research)
  • Misaki Inutsuka: Relationship between User Response and Video Category using Pupil Size and Background Activity (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Rina Uekusa: Categorization of Music using Background Activity and Impression Evaluation (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Mae Egawa: Pupilary Light Reflection Analysis and Compensation using Various Brightness Patterns (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Takayuki Kameta: Analysis of Pupil Size, Eye Gaze and Blinking to Detect Tiredness while Watching Video (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Yuki Kawauchi: Evaluation of Interest Level and Already-read/Unread of Comics using Eye Gaze (Bachelor Thesis)

September 2014 Graduates

  • PAKPAHAN, Christina Natalia: Personalized Audiovisual Program Recommendation Utilizing User Implicit Rating and User Grouping based on Watch-Flow Algorithm (Master Thesis)
  • Masafumi Kuroda: Pupillary Light Reflex Model using Arithmentic Mean (Bachelor Thesis)

March 2014 Graduates

  • Ken Matsui: A Study on Reading Behavior and Interest Level Estimations Based on Comic Reader's Gaze and Pupil Size (Master Thesis)
  • Haku Lee: A Study on User Interest Level Estimation using Pupil Size (Master Thesis)
  • Chen Feng: A Study on Realizing Content Retrieval System using HBase and Japanese WordNet (Master Thesis)
  • Almogbel Mohammad Abdullah A: Next Generation AR Satellite Navigation Display Utilizing Gazing-Point to Deliver a Safer Method of Conveying Navigation Instructions to Drivers (Master Thesis)
  • Kae Lyu: On Trend of SmartTV and Secondary Screen -Application and Realization of Next-generation TV Advertisement Model- (Master Theme Research)
  • Kyu Ryou: Effective Storage Method of Huge XML Data (Master Theme Research)
  • Yu Tahara: A Relationship Analysis between Similarity of Audiovisual Sequence and User Response against Audiovisual Sequence using Pupil Size and Background Activity (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Ryosuke Shinoda: Analysis on User's Gaze while Watching Movies (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Makoto Ishiguro: Analysis on Estimating Users' Surprise or Confusion Based on Background Activity (Bachelor Thesis)
  • Ryosuke Miki: Music Classification using Background Activity (Bachelor Thesis)

September 2013 Graduates

  • Tai Bin: A Study on Analyzing Taste Preference using Brain Signals (Master Thesis)
  • Haqbeen Jawad Ahmad: A Study on the Privacy Setting of Social Networking System (Master Theme Research)
  • Pakornchat Pojanapreecha: A Study on Analyzing Similarity of User Viewing Behavior using Gazing-Path (Master Theme Research)

March 2013 Graduates

  • Ny Sokhour: A Study on Comic Reader's Behavior and Emotion Analysis Based on Pupil Size and Gaze Path (Master Thesis)
  • Eri Kawamura: A Study on Relationship Analysis between User's Pupil Size and Background Activity against Audiovisual Sequences (Master Thesis)
  • Syo Tei: Conversion of Traditional Chinese Wood Engraving into Stereoscopic Image (Master Theme Research)

September 2012 Graduates

  • DANG Anh Hoang: Efficient Object Recognition for AR (Augmented Reality) Application (Master Thesis)
  • Dinh Hung Quoc: Personalized TV-Program Recommendation System Using User's Watching Sequences (Master Thesis)

March 2012 Graduates

  • Supheakmungkol SARIN: Semantic Image Understanding using Image Analysis and Related Information (Doctor Thesis)

March 2011 Graduates

  • KRUY VANNA: Khmer Optical Character Recognition (Master Thesis)
  • Tatsuro Kawashima: New Advertisement Method for Hybrid-broadcast (Master Theme Research)
  • Sha Kim: Development of Internet Chat in China (Master Theme Research)

September 2010 Graduates

  • Van Channa: Khmer Information Retrieval System based on Query Expansion and Word Segmentation (Master Thesis)

March 2010 Graduates

  • Yuya Ono: Video Summarization based on Bio-signals (Master Thesis)
  • Yutaka Moriya: A Study of Constructing of Digital Archive System for Museum Multimedia Contents (Master Thesis)

September 2009 Graduates

  • Pao SRIPRASERTSUK: Model and Analysis for Effective Content Distribution (Doctor Thesis)

March 2009 Graduates

  • Tadashi Miyosawa: Study On Adaptive Multimedia Content Distribution Method in Telecommunication and Broadband Convergence (Doctor Thesis)
  • Peilin CHIANG: Email Classification By Importance Using User Behavior Analysis (Master Thesis)
  • Tomohiro Murata: Automatic Japanese Thesaurus Building Using Web Resources (Master Thesis)

September 2008 Graduates

  • Margie Abracia Frialde: Convergence of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) and Agriculture: A Comparative Analysis of Selected Countries and Recommendation for the Philippines (Master Thesis)

March 2008 Graduates

  • Md. Humayun Kabir: On Context Awareness Navigation System for Hospital (Master Thesis)

September 2007 Graduates

  • Akiko Seki: On a Rights Circulation Platform for Open Rights Circulation (Doctor Thesis)
  • NOU Chenda: Khmer Part-of-Speech Tagging (Master Thesis)
  • TRAN QUOC DUNG: Ontology-based Information Extraction and Information Retrieval in Health Care Domain (Master Thesis)
  • SARIN Supheakmungkol: Semi-Automatic Personal Digital Photographs Annotation using Personal and Public Information (Master Thesis)
  • YUAN-KANG WANG: A research on a Content Editor of fulfilling Rights Inheritance (Master Thesis)

March 2007 Graduates

  • NI Chanbi: Video Summarization Based on the Grammar of Film and Subjective Rating (Master Thesis)

September 2005 Graduates

  • Takumi Ohkatsu: Metadata Generation and Distribution System Using Blog (Master Thesis)

March 2005 Graduates

  • Taihei DAIKOKU: Automatic Generation of TV-Program Metadata Using the Internet Chat System (Master Thesis)
  • Kazuki Hosono: Program Viewing Control System (Master Thesis)
  • MURAYAMA MAI: On Dynamic Selection of Reactive Routing Protocols for Wireless Ad Hoc Networks (Master Thesis)

March 2004 Graduates

  • Takaki Nonomura: Efficient Content Retrieval Method Using Temporal and Inter-element Relations (Master Thesis)
  • Amy Tzu Ya Huang: Advanced Broadcasting Services on Bi-Directional Networks (Master Thesis)
  • Izumi Masuko: Information Retrieval Efficiency Using Users’ Personal Information (Master Thesis)
  • Masayoshi Watanabe: Discovering and Updating Fragment-Metadata on Fragment-Metadata Exchange Method (Master Thesis)

September 2003 Graduates

  • Junichi Suzuki: Fragment Metadata Exchanging for Wider Contents Distribution (Master Thesis)
  • Jinyang Jang: Open Source Software Environment Supporting Users Using Web Services (Master Thesis)
  • Taro Moroi: Managements of E-money and Contents-viewing for Digital Contents Distribution (Master Thesis)

March 2003 Graduates

  • Yu Li: Middleware Suite Supporting Distributed Collaborative Editing (Master Thesis)
  • Yuuichi Akada: Information Retrieval System Using GPS(Master Thesis)
  • Soichiro Ushio: An Advanced STB Enabling Local Program Organization with Huge Storage and Based on User Preference (Master Thesis)
  • Youji Kita: Automatic Generation and Tuning of User Preference Meta-Data (Master Thesis)
  • Ling Jin: Efficient Information Discovery and Exchange for Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks (Master Thesis)
  • Akiko Seki: Rights Management and Processing Scheme for Multimedia Contents Distribution (Master Thesis)
  • Kenji Fukuda: Personalization of Contents Presentation on Mass Media (Master Thesis)
  • Tatsuo Yoro: Relating Impressive Words with Face Images Using Neural Network (Master Thesis)
  • Susumu Yoshizawa: Information Distribution System Using Human Behavioral History in Mobile Computing Environments (Master Thesis)

September 2002 Graduates

  • Pao Sriprasertsuk: Searching Audio-Visual Contents using User’s Feedback Information (Master Thesis)
  • Soichiro Mori: Metadata Sharing Method for Metadata Circulation (Master Thesis)

March 2002 Graduates

  • Tadaaki Kakihara: Electronic-Program-Guide Display Methods for Digital Broadcasting (Master Thesis)
  • Jumpei Takeyama: XML-Based Cooperative Working System and its Versioning under Dispersive Working Environment (Master Thesis)
  • Akihiro Watanabe: Network-Adaptive Real-Time Video Transmission Control Using RTP/RTCP (Master Thesis)

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